Icemageddon in D.C.

  We met at DFW Wednesday morning, the 4th, excited, ready to go, and a little tired a because we had to get up really early. We arrived in D.C., received our Potbelly sandwiches in a box, and ate them on the bus on our way to the Holocaust Museum. The museum is a staggering…

Vacations for Education

I’m super excited to say I’m going to Washington D.C. on Wednesday for an eighth grade class trip! I know I’m going to have loads of fun. I also know I’m going to learn a ton. Of course we are learning; it’s a school trip. But this made me think of how many other trips I have…

Vicksburg, We Have Arrived

At 5:30 in the morning, one would expect to find most students still snuggled in their beds. That was not the case this past Wednesday. After a month delay, the 6th grade Saints excitedly boarded buses headed for Vicksburg, Mississippi. The first stop on our three day journey was in Natchitoches, Louisiana where students explored…

NYC here I come!

Two more sleeps and I will be in New York City! I have been counting down the days and hours until I, along with many friends, leave for New York because I honestly cant wait. Just the idea and thought of traveling and exploring an amazing city like New York is so exciting, especially because…

Australia takes Fort Worth

Guest blog post by Australian exchange student, Annabelle Deciding to travel to Texas was one of the biggest decisions I have ever made… and coming was one of the scariest things I have ever done. Although it was a huge decision and a scary thought, I couldn’t think of how different my life would be…

No Vicksburg, No Problem

The government shutdown affected many people, including the 6th graders at All Saints’.  We were scheduled to visit Vicksburg, Mississippi October 16th to the 18th, but due to many of our destinations being closed, we were forced to postpone our trip.  We did not let this get us down though.  We moved on and were able to visit a local…

5th Grade Trips in October

Well after a few days to rest and reflect, how else can I say it but “Wow, what a great time, doing amazing things, with the best kids around!”  Both of the 5th grade trips were wonderful.  The trip to Williamsburg was full of incredible sites and images, including Mrs. Ferebee on trial for theft,…