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The place to go for all the latest happenings at our school.

Prom 2021

We had a luau-themed prom at Westbury House on the Columbia Square! Students enjoyed all things tropical and had a blast dancing the night...

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Parades of Joy

We've been doing parades on Fridays for our older residents who have been a little more isolated than the rest of us. We think they have enjoyed the visits! We've had various themes each week during the shut in, and one of the parades fell on "Christmas in April"!...

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Eric Carle at the Frist Art Museum

Eric Carle (b. 1929) is one of the most acclaimed and beloved illustrators of our time. The creator of more than 70 books, Carle combines winsome stories and colorful forms that appeal to young readers and adults alike. His signature artistic technique is collage,...

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Read Across America Week

We have had Pajama Day, Crazy Hair Day, Twin Day, Favorite Team Day and more! We had some special guests Wednesday! Volunteers from the Lelia Anderson Circle came and read to main campus students then treated students to books, goodies and cupcakes! It was such a...

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Prom 2020

This is how you do a socially distanced prom! When you have to cancel spring break, and all of your outings, you find a way to get dressed up and dance in a socially responsible way! So grateful to KDS staff for making this possible for the students and to our awesome...

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