Author:Maren Finkel

Sacrifice

With a lump in my throat and tears in my eyes, I stand in silence watching, listening, and feeling each moment of our 8th grade’s Stations of the Cross presentation. This tradition never fails to have such a penetrating effect on my heart. It is...

The Sound of Silence

Noise and school usually go hand in hand. Let’s face it, when you have nearly 300 children in one location, you are going to have noise, albeit, a joyful noise! However, if you are ever in the halls during Lent for arrival and dismissal, you...

Open House March 25, 2018

Please join us here at Linton Hall School on Sunday, March 25, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. for our Open House event. You will have the opportunity to meet our teachers, administrative team, and student ambassadors, and take a tour of our lovely school. Find out...

Where Everybody Knows Your Name

Oh my goodness, it’s Open House time here at Linton Hall School! This makes me very happy. Why, you ask? Because this is the time when we let our little light shine for all to see! In the fall of 2001, when our son was just...

A Beautiful Bouquet

I love a beautiful bouquet of mixed flowers! Now, I’m not saying that I would turn down a dozen red roses. But really, a vase full of a variety of colors, textures, and sizes tickles all the senses and is just more fun. So, you...

A Snowy Promise

Here we are, the fourteenth day of March, and it’s a SNOW DAY! Countless ice cubes have been flushed, pajamas have been worn inside out, and spoons have been stashed under pillows since December…all to no avail – until now! Officially, the snow started to fall...

Hearts of Gratitude and Appreciation

The countdown is upon us! How can it possibly be that Thanksgiving is only ten days away? I love that Thanksgiving is all about gratitude. Gratitude is defined as “the quality or feeling of being grateful or thankful.” In the spirit of Thanksgiving, our Linton...

And the Answer Is…

New Family Orientation – check! Kindergarten Orientation – check! Faculty and Parent Mixer – check! First Day of School – check! Back to School Picnic – check! Back to School Night – check! What an awesome whirlwind it has been! Welcome to all of our new...

New Beginnings

Winter has at last come to an end. Spring has sprung and the promise of new beginnings is all around us! The week before our Easter Break, we experienced the new beginning of life in our middle school science class. Eggs in an incubator resulted in...

Rubber Boots and Blue Jeans

Raise your hand if you know what day it is when the children are sporting rubber boots and blue jeans!!! That is a lot of hands! Yes, it is OCEW – Outdoor Conservation, Ecology and Wildlife day at Linton Hall School.  Most of you would...