July 17, 2023
Welcome back to another exciting school year! We hope this letter finds you well and that you and your family have enjoyed a rejuvenating summer break.
As we prepare to embark on a new academic journey, we wanted to take a moment to express our warmest welcome to both our returning families and those who are new to our school community. We are thrilled to have you as partners in your
child's education and look forward to working together to create a positive and enriching learning experience.
Over the past months, our dedicated staff has been diligently planning and preparing for the upcoming school year. We have carefully considered your feedback, as well as the latest educational research and best practices, to ensure that we provide the highest quality of education and support for every student.
Our commitment to fostering a safe and nurturing environment remains unwavering. We have implemented comprehensive health and safety protocols in line with the recommendations of local health authorities. Rest assured that we will continue to monitor and adapt our protocols to prioritize the well-being of our students, staff, and families.
We are also excited to announce some new initiatives and enhancements that will further enrich your child's learning experience. Our dedicated teachers have participated in professional development programs to enhance their instructional practices and integrate innovative teaching methods into their classrooms. We have also expanded our extracurricular offerings to provide a wide range of opportunities for students to explore their interests and develop new skills outside of the traditional curriculum.
Communication between school and home is vital for the success of our students. We encourage you to stay engaged and informed about your child's progress and the various events and activities happening at school. Our schools’ websites and online parent portal will serve as valuable resources, providing you with access to important updates, announcements, and resources. Additionally, we will continue to organize parent-teacher conferences, informational sessions, and other events throughout the year to foster a strong partnership between school and home.
We believe in the power of collaboration and value your input as parents and guardians. We are always open to feedback and suggestions, so please don't hesitate to reach out to us with any questions or concerns you may have. Together, we can create a supportive and stimulating environment that enables your child to reach their full potential.
Once again, welcome back to school! We are excited about the possibilities and opportunities that this new academic year
holds. Let's work together to make it a memorable and successful journey for every student. Warm regards,
Robert Pappalardo, Ed. D Superintendent
A Letter to AJUSD Parents & Guardians from Dr. Pappalardo
JUL 17, 2023