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Weekly Newsletter 12-8-23

Dear Nantucket Lighthouse School Families,   I am so grateful for everyone’s support preparing, staffing, and breaking down the Yuletide Fair. While greeting guests at the door, I so enjoyed the opportunity to visit with Lighthouse families, friends from years past, alumni, and long-time Yuletide-goers. Although the Fair itself is a huge undertaking for our ...
By NLS | December 11, 2023 | News

Weekly Newsletter 12-1-23

Dear Lighthouse Families,   What a treat it was to welcome grandparents and special friends last Tuesday. We loved seeing the students’ excitement as they greeted their guests, and we were so proud of their expert handwork and assistance with crafting. The day was full of great energy and absolute joy!   As the countdown ...
By NLS | December 4, 2023 | News

Weekly News 11-17-23

Dear Lighthouse Families, The upcoming holiday, which bears the word thanks, naturally evokes thoughts of gratitude. While I have experienced scattered moments and practices of gratitude throughout my life, it wasn’t until I first worked at Nantucket Lighthouse School that I witnessed such intention and commitment around daily thankfulness. Each day, each class gathers and ...
By NLS | November 17, 2023 | News

Weekly News 11-10-2023

Dear Lighthouse Families,   There is so much happening around Nantucket Lighthouse School over the next month, and I wanted to take this opportunity to personally invite you to attend the many events that are available for families.   I know it can be a challenge getting out in the evening when you have young ...
By NLS | November 9, 2023 | News

Weekly News 11-03-2023

Dear Lighthouse Families,   Thank you for joining teachers for conferences this week. Conferences offer an important opportunity for us to share feedback on student’s progress and discuss goals for the school year. In addition to the fall and spring conferences, and the progress reports that accompany them, you will also receive a Whole Child ...
By NLS | November 8, 2023 | News
By NLS | July 19, 2023 | News

Nantucket Lighthouse School Announces New Development Director

Dear Nantucket Lighthouse School Community,   We are excited to welcome Cayla Prichard as Nantucket Lighthouse School's next Director of Development. Cayla joins us with almost a decade of experience as an elementary and intermediate school teacher and math interventionist, specialist, and coach in Texas and on Nantucket. Prior to moving to Nantucket last summer, Cayla's ...
By NLS | June 20, 2023 | News

Nantucket Lighthouse School Announces New Director of Admissions & School Counselor

Dear Nantucket Lighthouse School Community,   It is with enthusiasm and excitement that we share with you that Julia K. Maury will be joining Nantucket Lighthouse School as our next Director of Admissions and School Counselor. While Julia will start as School Counselor on July 1st, she has already begun working with Nantucket Lighthouse School ...
By NLS | June 7, 2023 | News

Nantucket Lighthouse School Announces New Head of School Effective July 1, 2023

Dear Nantucket Lighthouse School Community,   It is with enthusiasm and excitement that we share with you that the Board of Trustees has appointed Emily L. Miller as the Nantucket Lighthouse School’s next Head of School. While Emily will start as Head of School on July 1st, she will begin working with Interim Head of ...
By NLS | March 31, 2023 | News

Afterschool Music with Nigel

Nigel Goss, our music teacher, will be leading an after-school music class for 
NLS students in Kinderclass through Grade 5. 
Open to all abilities! Session I: March 10 – April 14 (ages K-2) Session II: April 28 – June 2 (ages 3-5) 2:45 – 3:45 p.m. (5 classes total | no classes on 3/24 or ...
By NLS | February 24, 2023 | News