LOGOS SCHOOL UPDATE – 2019 – Week 32

General

Open Seats for 2019-20: A few families have asked if there is any space left in classes for next year. Although many classes are full, we have seats available in Kindergarten, 5th and 8th grades. If you know of any families who are planning to apply, please encourage them to do so soon.

New Hires-We are very pleased to announce the following new hires for next year:

Will Boyd: Will has been hired to teach biology to our 10th graders. He has a BS in Biology and a Minor in Chemistry from the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point and an MS in Natural Resources from the University of Idaho. He has 17 years of teaching experience. Will and his wife Liz have seven kids and they have lived here in Latah County for the past 15 years.

Shelly Lopez: Shelly has been hired to teach pre-algebra to our 7th graders. She is the wife of our athletic director, Patrick. She graduated with a BS in Mathematics Education from the University of Missouri. She has teaching and administrative experience at Englewood Christian Academy in Independence, Missouri, and taught her own children math as they homeschooled.

Allie Erber: Allie taught at Logos for years and she is returning to teach our Preschool and Kindergarten music classes. She was instrumental in developing our elementary music curriculum based on the Kodaly method and we are delighted to have her back at Logos.

Melissa Rauch: Melissa has been hired to teach one of the MWF Preschool classes. Melissa has taught elementary PE for us for years and we are delighted to have her teaching in the classroom as well next year!

Lauren McMurray: Lauren has been hired to teach our T/Th Preschool class. She has a BS in Elementary Education from the University of Idaho, has worked for the Association of Classical and Christian Schools, has been on the Logos auction committee for years and is our beloved Logos room mom coordinator.

Teaching Positions for 2019-20: We are currently accepting applications for the following positions. Please email your resume to mwhitling@logosschool.com . Feel free to forward these openings to your friends and respective church email groups.

Secondary: Latin, rhetoric, history, English, literature, Bible

Logos Summer Camps: We have a number of great camps open to students and adults this summer. Enrollment is open and the brochure can be found here.

Elementary

Grandparents’ Day: We have a super day planned for grandparents, parents, family, friends, and prospective families Friday, May 10th. The morning will open with a continental breakfast for grandparents followed by class plays and presentations throughout the morning and early afternoon. There will be a ball Friday evening (elementary 6:30-7:30, dance practice 7:30-8:00, secondary 8:00-10:00). Logos students, parents and grandparents are welcome! Even if you don’t have grandparents in town we would love to have you come to your children’s presentations and then join us for the Open House at 11:30 AM. Most parents and grandparents take their students out for an extended lunch (11:45-1:15). We are looking forward to a great day!

Secondary

JH Cross Country Coach: We are accepting applications for a junior high cross country coach for the fall. If you are interested, please contact our AD, Patrick Lopez at ad@logosschool.com

Cheers!

Matt Whitling