“…This is the solstice, the still point of the sun, its cusp and midnight, the year’s threshold and unlocking, where the past lets go of and becomes the future; the place of caught breath…”

Margaret Atwood

Dates at a Glance

Friday, 12/17 — Winter Solstice Festival 6:00 PM VCS Quad
Winter Break: 12/18 thru 1/2/22.
School resumes Monday, 1/3

Winter Solstice

Date: Friday, December 17, 2021
Time: 6:00 pm
It’s a go! Dress for the cold and damp evening weather.

Student Arrival Time

Please have your child(ren) in their classroom by 5:45 P.M. Students need to be fed and dressed for the festival. Please make sure they eat before they come.

Festival Dress Code Requirements per Classroom
PLEASE, NO logos, pictures or words on the clothing and no stripes on pants. Specific dress code details per classroom will be communicated to parents by the teachers.



Thank you, Scott Chapman, for helping with the stage for tonight’s festival. I always appreciate your can-do attitude!

Thank you to everyone that helped set up for the festival and to the teachers and staff for your work towards creating this magical evening.

Thank you, Benjie and Rachel, for sharing your musical talents with the kids.

I hope everyone has a healthy and peaceful winter break. I look forward to seeing you all in 2022!