EMS Hosts Virtual “Coffee Chats” for Prospective Parents and Students
EMS invites prospective families to learn about the school for openings in grades 6 to 12 for fall 2021 through Thursday morning virtual “Coffee Chats” in the coming weeks. Marsha Thomas, admissions counselor, will host the chats.
For Grades 6 to 8
Parents and children who will enter grades 6 to 8 in fall 2021 are invited to Coffee Chats Feb. 4, March 11, April 22 and April 29 at 9 a.m. “Join us to explore how EMS does hands-on learning in middle school, music and the arts, STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and math), outside time, faith practices, and how we foster social and emotional growth,” says Thomas. Register for the Zoom link and receive a certificate for Merge Coffee Company or Starbucks to use at any time.
For Grades 9 to 12
Parents and students who will enter grades 9 to 12 in fall 2021 are invited to Coffee Chats Jan. 28, Feb. 11, March 25, April 1 and May 6 at 9 a.m. “Join us to investigate experiential learning, individualized attention, music and the arts, faith practices, and to learn how we help students develop critical thinking and life skills,” says Thomas. Register for the Zoom link and receive a certificate for Merge Coffee Company or Starbucks to use at any time.
For Elementary Parents
Eastern Mennonite Elementary School K-5 is filled to capacity in most grades as of January 10, 2021. Parents who remain interested are invited to apply to the wait pool.
“We are proud to offer active classrooms, individualized learning, outdoor education, and music and the arts for K-5,” says Marsha Thomas, admissions counselor. “We focus on social and emotional growth in a faith-based school and are excited for the level of interest in the coming school year.”
Learn how EMS is doing school with COVID precautions, in person for every student, every day or at home if families desire.