Saturday, May 22, 2010

"Oh, the Places You'll Go!"


Carter's two-year career at the Little Red Schoolhouse came to a close yesterday. While the cooperative environment was a big commitment for us, Carter thrived there. All of the parents participated in the classroom and in special clean-up days, but we also had the chance to be involved in fun activities (like the 5K/10K fundraiser - Erik ran the 10K last year, and both he and Lea ran this year).

Surprisingly, the sage words of Dr. Seuss to graduates were not a part of the charming ceremony to congratulate the class of 2010. But, they sang songs, received their "diplomas" and participated in the ceremonial tossing of the mortar boards.
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After the ceremony, Carter announced: "I feel like a kindergartner."


Lea congratulates Carter.

A family picture with the "graduate."


Carter and his buddy Hayden.

Carter reminisces about his long journey through pre-school with Miss Stephanie.

Carter, Hayden, and Stephanie discuss Hayden's gift to the school.

Thanks and goodbye to the Little Red Schoolhouse!

1 comment:

Grandpa said...

One school down, two years down,lots to go, kiddo! Yeah!!!
Okay, Carter, what does a kindergärtner feel like? Grandpa never went to kingergarten. Did you and the whole class graduate magna cum LOUD?