Monthly Archives:June 2016

  • Celebrating APTG Faculty and Teachers Everywhere 

    Posted by on June 27, 2016

    As the school year winds down, many parents send cards and small tokens of gratitude to their child’s teacher to acknowledge their wonderful work. At A Place to Grow (APTG), we recently celebrated Teacher Appreciation Week with a slew of activities that showed our educators just how much they mean to our community’s children, parents, and administration. For the 25th anniversary of this annual tradition, APTG pulled out all the stops including a surprise each morning for our dedicated faculty. To prepare for this week-long event, […]

  • Sugar and Spice: The Recipe for a Successful Fundraiser

    Posted by on June 2, 2016

    Anyone can sell some cookies for fast cash to boost a budget. But spice it up with a performance for all ages and you’ve got the makings of one successful benefit. A Place to Grow (APTG) recently held our 17th Annual Bake Sale and Talent Show at our after-school program in Arlington. Pulling out all the stops were our 4th and 5th grade Masters of Ceremony engaging a crowd of over 100 parents, students, and family members. Needless to say, this was only the beginning. In […]