Happy School Nurse Appreciation Day! Thank you for keeping us healthy and taken care of! The expertise you bring and the compassion you show our students and staff is unmatched. Thank you for all you do!
This week is one of our favorites of the year- TEACHER AND STAFF APPRECIATION WEEK! Our Distinctive teachers are the best of the best. We are so grateful for the joyful, supportive, collaborative, nurturing school communities they build every day. We are so excited to spend the week celebrating our amazing staff! #teacherappreciation
Happy Administrative Professionals' Day! We are so grateful to our office teams for keeping our building running smoothly every day. These individuals bring so much organization and joy to our community, thank you so much!
Happy Paraprofessional Appreciation Day! We are so grateful for the hard work and care our Distinctive paraprofessionals bring to our campuses every day. They provide incredible support to our students and we couldn't do this work without them. Thank you, paraprofessionals!
We hope you're having a great spring break! We can't wait to be together learning again!
What is one fun thing you plan to do over spring break? Let us know in the comments, we love hearing from our community!
Wishing our students and staff a wonderful Spring Break! We are so proud of how hard everyone has been working all school year and we hope you are able to take some time to relax and enjoy time with friends and family. We can't wait to see you all again on April 3rd!
The letter P is for...Preschool Playgroup on the Playground!
Happy SEL Day! SEL stands for Social Emotional Learning, at RHA we build in time every day for our students to practice SEL. Students learn skills to help them understand, manage, and communicate their emotions. Thank you to our partners @MoveThisWorld for their amazing SEL curriculum!
Due to the anticipated storm and dangerous road conditions, and aligned to other local districts, our Distinctive Schools Michigan school buildings will be closed for students and staff on Friday, March 10, 2023. Check email for details, and stay safe & warm!
“Distinctive Schools social workers are so important in our communities. Each day they bring hope, safety, and a sense of belonging for our students and their families. School social workers meet students in their toughest times and support them in connecting to their best selves; they provide students with the support to thrive in school and in their lives. We are so proud of who our clinicians are and the incredible work they do every day!” – Michele Lansing, LCSW, Network Director of Clinical Services for Distinctive Schools shared. Read more about our amazing social workers and social work interns here! bit.ly/DSSchoolSocialWork
This week is National School Social Work Week! Our school social workers do an incredible job supporting the mental and emotional health of our students. We are so grateful for all the care and expertise they bring to our buildings. Thank you to our school social worker KeeAna Lane!
We can't wait for spring! What is your favorite outdoor activity?
We prioritize joyful learning and strong community at RHA. When you join the River Heights Academy family, you become part of an amazing community! Have a great week, Huskies!
Due to the ice and downed trees from winter storms, we are experiencing a power outage. As a result, our campus building will remain closed on Friday. We apologize for any inconvenience, and thank you for your patience and understanding. We are looking forward to seeing all students in school on Monday!
Due to the continued storm and icy road conditions, our Distinctive Schools Michigan school buildings will remain closed for students and staff on Thursday, February 23, 2023. Check email for details, and stay safe & warm!
Due to the anticipated storm and icy road conditions, Distinctive Schools Michigan school buildings will be closed for students and staff on Wednesday, February 22, 2023. Check email for details, and stay safe & warm!
Reminder: Our campus will be closed on Monday, February 20 in observance of Presidents Day. Enjoy your long weekend!
This week is Random Acts of Kindness Week! We encourage our students to practice kindness all year round, but this week is a great time to reflect on all the ways we can care for each other. What are some ways you will show kindness this week?
Happy Valentine's Day from Distinctive Schools! We hope you have a lovely day!