Principal Blog

Core Knowledge vs. Common Core

What should all children learn? That question has been pondered by schools, educations systems, and governments for centuries. It is an important question to address, especially considering the vast benefits of adopting a national education standard. In this article we will discuss the Common Core standards, what they mean for our current education system, and […]

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Why Choose a Christian Elementary School?

As your children prepare to leave preschool and enter into elementary education, it’s important to consider how best to nourish their young minds both academically and spiritually. Many studies have now found elementary school to be the most crucial chapter of a child’s education, shaping the moral fiber and intellectual ideals they will carry with […]

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Eastmont School Update | Spirit Week

Greetings ES families, Just one more week to go and the 2016-2017 school year will be officially over. My family and I have had an incredible year being part of the Eastmont School community. I am blown away by the progress my own children have made not only academically but also spiritually and socially. One […]

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Eastmont School Update | Cinco de Mayo

Happy Friday Eastmont School Families! What a great week to be a teacher at Eastmont School! Thank you to all who helped make this week special. Teachers enjoyed something special every day including chair massages and today’s delicious Cinco de Mayo lunch provided by school families! Classrooms are filled with flowers and cards from appreciating […]

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Eastmont School Update | May Events

May is just around the corner and we have a lot of great things happening at Eastmont School! It is also time to be thinking about next year. We already have over 140 students register for the 2017-2018 school year. If you haven’t re-enrolled your child, please hurry as space is limited in several classes. […]

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Eastmont School Update | Auction Results

Eastmont School Update | Auction Results After the longest winter in recent Central Oregon history, spring has finally arrived! Next week we will have no school in honor of the long standing tradition in education called spring break. I will spend the first half of spring break working in the yard and for the second half, […]

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Eastmont School Update | Standardized Test Results

Hello Everybody, What a fun end of the week we have had at Eastmont School. Yesterday we celebrated Dr. Seuss’ Birthday with PJ’s, an assembly and best of all green eggs and ham! Last night at the dinner table my daughter said “I think Dr. Seuss day is my favorite holiday!” Today, pastor Blaine answered […]

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Principal Update – Feb. 24

Hello School Families, Our most important fundraising event of the year is just around the corner. Please take a few minutes to buy your tickets to the Happy Trails Benefit Dinner & Live Auction. We have hundreds of really great items procured for the silent auction and live auction. This is a first class event […]

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Eastmont School News 2/8/17

Hello School Families, Spring is in the air and snow is on the ground! Last night the school was buzzing with activity as over 200 people joined us for Open House. I was able to meet several new families who were interested in our amazing little school. Keep spreading the word as public enrollment begins […]

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