CFA Spanish Students Set Record with 8 Gold Medals

Upper School Students who were awarded gold medals stand with US Spanish teachers Rachel Hatfield and Sutton Boney. Congratulations to a record number of students from the Middle and Upper schools who attained national recognition for excellent performance on the 2019 National Spanish Examination. Students from Middle School Spanish grades 6-8...
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More than Words, Ep. 4

At the end of fourth grade, my son said one of the worst things he has ever said to me: “Mom, listen…I’m serious…I like the IDEA of books…I really do…I just don’t like reading them.” Where did I go wrong? Not only would this once again disqualify me for the “Mother...
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More than Words, Ep. 3

Math Fluency Just as there are multiple components to teaching reading (phonemic awareness, phonics, fluency, vocabulary, comprehension, spelling, etc), the same is true for teaching math. We can all agree that fluency in reading is important. We can also agree that it doesn’t mean much if a child can read really...
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