Terry Harness
The Smallest of Thanks

The smallest of thanks is always worth more than the effort it takes to give it. Consider all the times you were grateful to someone. Did you let them know? A quick word of thanks can go a long way. It can make someone’s day feel brighter, their job feel worthwhile, and their burdens feel […]

angel tree
Angel Tree

Dear SPARK family, It’s that time of year that we come together to help our own families in need. The Angel Tree collection has begun. We have “wish list “ items on the Christmas tree located outside the main office. The collection period for toys/items will be November 26 – December 14, 2018. Please return […]

Play Day
Thanksgiving Sports Camp

Home for the Thanksgiving break? ContactPoint is running a sports camp all week! Come for a day or all four days! Soccer, dodgeball, kickball, capture the flag, Gaga, and more! Click here for more info.

Please Check Lost and Found

There are many items accumulating in our Lost and Found (it’s located in the entrance by the cafeteria where the younger students enter Spark). Please check it or have your child check it to reclaim lost items ! Coats, sweatshirts, water bottles, lunch boxes and more all waiting to get back to their owner. Anything […]

We Need Your Photos For Yearbook

Yearbook committee needs your photos! If you’ve taken photos of your child’s class, or any school events, please share them to be used in the yearbook via ReplayIt. Simply download the ReplayIt app, choose our school, use password sparkyearbook to gain access and start uploading photos. Please tag all photos with grade and teacher name.

Terry Harness
Face the Sunshine

Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see a shadow. ~ Helen Keller Negativity is such an energy drain, isn’t it? It spirals into anxiety and fear and judgement. Seems logical that we should just keep our faces to the sunshine, but life doesn’t always make that an easy choice for us. We […]

Terry Harness
New Paths

We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we’re curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths. ~ Walt Disney Have you heard the saying, “If you do what you’ve always done, you’ll get what you’ve always got?” The origins aren’t quite known, but the meaning sure is clear. If […]

VaHi Tour of Homes 2018
Virginia-Highland Tour of Homes

Through fundraising last year, the Virginia-Highland Civic Association once again generously awarded grants to each of the Grady Cluster Schools–$8,750 in total! As one of two major fundraisers, the 2018 Virginia-Highland Tour of Homes occurs December 1st and 2nd. The line-up features seven incredible homes within a 1.5 mile loop. Each home uniquely represents the […]