Aiyana walking to the morning flag ceremony, hand in hand, with her friends Delilah and Jaidyn. Just precious.
Aiyana sitting at her desk in her kindergarten classroom. There are 18 boys and 5 girls in her class.
The first poem recital was the school's mission statement. I am so proud of Aiyana for memorizing her poem and for being brave enough to recite it in front of her class as well as in front of all of the parents who attended. Aiyana did it without flaw other than needing to speak a little louder ;o).
The poem was not easy. Here it is...
_________ _______ School's mission is to provide motivated students
with the opportunity to achieve academic excellence in an
accelerated, back-to-basics, safe learning environment taught by
caring, knowledgeable and highly effective educators in cooperation
with supportive, involved parents.