Friends of Adams Open House

Bill Wichman Donor Support, Enrichment Activity, Events, Staff Accomplishments, Student Success

On Thursday morning, October 1, Adams Elementary hosted the first of what we hope is many Friends of Adams Open Houses. This was a chance for people wanting to learn more about FOA to see the beautiful school first hand, meet the principal, Mr. Coleman, Academic Instructional Coach, Lindsay Schuessler and other staff members. Guests were given tours of the …

A Shoe Story

Kimberly Sharp Donor Support, Enrichment Activity, Staff Accomplishments, Student Success

Through the “Steps to Success” program, Assistance League St. Louis partnered with Shoe Carnival to provide 92 Adams students with BRAND NEW footwear! Seasons are changing, feet are growing, and unfortunately, sometimes students don’t own appropriate footwear. “Steps to Success” made a difference by providing adequate footwear to those in need. Adams students were full of smiles and beyond grateful. …

So Much to Learn

Bill Wichman Education Reform, Introductory Articles, Staff Accomplishments, Student Success

Do you ever stop to think about how much you know? No, really. It’s sometimes politically and humbly correct to apologize for how much we don’t know. Nevertheless, what we do know about an incredible breadth of subjects is overwhelming. And that’s important. A grasp of a large amount of basic information is crucial for us to survive and prosper …

Spring 2015 Adams Guitar Concert

Bill Wichman Enrichment Activity, Staff Accomplishments, Student Success

Watch this performance by students K-5th of Adams Elementary School in the city of St. Louis, Missouri, on May 20, 2015, after just beginning that spring semester. Teacher is Larissa Young, assisted by St. Louis Classical Guitar Society educator Jeff Sieth. Order of pieces is: Spy Tune, Sleeptime, Floating in the Cosmos, Blue Magic, Meditation, and Saw Dodge Blues, all …