Campus Update for Tuesday, July 14

Good afternoon! Here are this week's news and announcements from St. Johns Country Day School:


Academic Delivery Plan

As mentioned in Head of School Valorie Baker's email yesterday afternoon, St. Johns has published its Academic Delivery Plan, outlining the different learning modalities we may need to implement in the event of orders from the Governor, or state or local health department. Policies that will guide our operations after we reopen, including distancing policies, sanitization procedures, bell schedules, and much more, are being finalized now and will be shared later this week.

Athletics Start Dates

Athletics practice start dates for the fall 2020 season, including volleyball, football, swimming, cross country, golf, and cheer, are now available at All dates are subject to change. Please reach out to the listed coach, or to Director of Athletics Traci Livingston, with any questions. The latest team schedules are also available online at

Summer Camp

St. Johns is accepting registrations for our exciting instructor-led specialty camps this summer for campers who will be entering Grades 1 through 9 in the fall, depending on individual Camp age requirements. Camps will take place through July 24, 2020. Parents who have already registered for regular day camp have the option to switch into a specialty camp or to receive a full refund. Please visit for more information and to register.

Parent Back to School Nights

Mark your calendar now and save the date(s) for Parent Back-to-School Nights. Lower School Back-to-School Night will take place on Tuesday, August 25, 2020 from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m., and Middle and Upper School will follow on Wednesday, August 26, from 6:00 p.m. until 7:45 p.m. We look forward to seeing you there! You can download the full 2020-2021 calendar either to your phone or in a handy fridge-friendly printable at

Get Social
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Key Contacts
Some things never change-- no matter the circumstances, St. Johns' school administration stand ready to assist with anything you might need. Please feel free to reach out at any time to:

  Head of School Valorie Baker
  Head of Upper School Mary Virginia Fisher
  Head of Middle School Jackie Lentini
  Head of Lower School Otis Wirth
  Head of Administrative Affairs Tanya Powers


Or, just reply to this message.  We hope you have a great week!