Welcome to Lower School Notes!

As the year winds down we prepare to say goodbye to one another –  and a special goodbye and thank you to our faculty who are moving on to the next part of their professional journeys.

Mr. Coyne

It may surprise you to learn that originally Mr. Coyne’s professional goal was to teach high school English. However, an assistant teaching position in our kindergarten inspired and showed him how impactful and rewarding working with young children can be… Read More

Ms. DeJesus

Although Ms. DeJesus joined us very recently, her work and impact is evident in our hallways and the smiles on the faces of the children as they go to and from Swartley Art Center for her classes… Read More

Ms. Kanter

Ms. Kanter has taught third grade at the Lower School for seven years and has become known for her tireless work ethic and commitment to her students. She is often the first to arrive in the morning… Read More

Mrs. Nicolau

When Mrs. Nicolau began teaching at the Lower School we had a cart of PC computers, floppy disks and we were just learning about a new technology called Smartboards. Now, all of our classrooms… Read More

We hope you join us in thanking these teachers for their service to the Dwight-Englewood community. It is with gratitude and fondness that we say goodbye and wish them all the best.