Category Archive: parents

Why I Love Clearview Elementary School

I love Clearview Elementary School because the teachers and staff are like extended family! I know every day when my twins walk through the door they are greeted by smiles. As a parent, it is such a great feeling to know that while your kids are at school they are being loved and nurtured. The […]

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Why I Love William Penn Elementary

In the fall of 2017, I enrolled my daughter into public school at William Penn Elementary.  Previously, she had been at a charter school and although I was excited about the change and believed it was the best thing for her and for the community at large, other members of the family had their doubts.  […]

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Why I Love William Penn Elementary

If I could describe William Penn Elementary School in one word it would be family. The teachers and staff are like an extended family and genuinely love all their students. I fully entrust them with my children every day and am so thankful for our little gem of a school. I first entered William Penn […]

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Why I love Thomas Jefferson Elementary

In order to write about the many reasons that I love Thomas Jefferson Elementary School (TJ) I took a moment to stop and think about what makes a great school and what are the things that provide a student with an excellent education.  There are indeed many pieces that need to work cohesively in order […]

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Why I Love Calypso Elementary

      People say everything happens for a reason, I am a firm believer in that (for somethings).  My children have been in the BASD for the past 7 years.  We have loved and enjoyed our first child’s teachers in elementary school and now middle school very much.  It has been said that every child is different, […]

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Why We Love William Penn Elementary School

“What we like about William Penn Elementary most is the sense of Community. All the way from the connection with other parents and families, up to being able to meet with the superintendent. You really get the feeling that everyone here cares. Teachers and staff go above and beyond with all sorts of after-school programs […]

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Why I Love Thomas Jefferson Elementary

Thomas Jefferson is the perfect school for my family. Every time I walk into the school, I am impressed with how every staff member and teacher greets my son by name and with a smile. They are genuinely glad to see Joey and he is excited to be there. Every morning I drop my son […]

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Why I Love Calypso Elementary

We’ve been part of the Calypso family for five years now, since my daughter started there in 2nd Grade after we moved to Bethlehem.  (She’s now in 7th Grade at Nitschmann Middle School and my son in 4th Grade at Calypso.)     When we bought our home West Bethlehem, we were encouraged by all […]

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Why I love Lincoln Elementary

They say everything happens for a reason. My son attended a local private school for 2 years prior to attending kindergarten. One thing we were sure about was that we wanted him to attend public school as there was very little diversity in his prior school. As with any parents on the eve of their first […]

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