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How To Find The Right Early Childhood Program For Your Child

Finding the right early childhood program is an experience that will include your entire family -- not just your child.

Every city or neighborhood has a few preschools that every parent knows about, but there are always other outstanding programs that might be less well-known.

By researching your options using school review websites, national organizations, and local organizations like the Parents League of New York for us here in the city, you can start to identify the choices available in your area.

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Happy National High-five Day!

April 18 is National High-Five Day. The Upper Division Student Council along with the St. Hilda's & St. Hugh's Hawk greeted the community with high-fives as they arrived in the morning. The celebration continued throughout the day from the Nursery Lemonade Stand where customers paid with high-fives to the grade 3 Ice-cream Sundae Party in the Special Dining Room, and beyond. 

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February Focus: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

Some new friends stepped “out of the wardrobe” to greet students and parents of St. Hilda’s & St. Hugh’s when they arrived for school last Friday. Aslan the Lion, Mr. Tumnus, The Pevensie children, The Professor, and Jadis the White Witch—portrayed by members of the faculty—were assembled in the lobby, a living tableau of characters students have come to know and love during the school’s month-long exploration of C.S. Lewis’s The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe.

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“Compassionate Leaders” Honor Patron Saints with Schoolwide Day of Service

Singing at a nursing home; baking for local firefighters; and making cards, decorations, and treats for a neighborhood soup kitchen were just some of the ways that students observed St. Hilda’s & St. Hugh’s Day, an annual schoolwide day of service that honors the school’s patron saints, Hilda of Whitby and Hugh of Lincoln.

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