Lynx Blog

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...

Good News of Great Joy

Here we are in the season of Advent. From the smallest to the tallest, all of the children learn that this is the time when we prepare our hearts and minds for the celebration of the anniversary of our Lord’s birth. Each Monday, we all...

A Grateful Heart

The trees display glorious shades of crimson and gold. The crisp autumn air has the slight scent of burning wood.  The sun disappears beyond the horizon just at the end of the afternoon, casting long shadows.  I am eagerly anticipating Thanksgiving! I am a list writer....

The Shift

So, here we are, about half way through the first quarter of the “new” school year! But, quite frankly, it doesn’t feel new anymore. Of course, that isn’t necessarily a bad thing! I actually look at it as a great thing, especially when I think...