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2020 Drive Thru Graduation!

When life gives you lemons, you’ve got a choice–whine and pout about how you wanted an oatmeal cream pie instead or whip yourself up some lemonade and share it with all your friends. No doubt 2020 has been full of lemons so far. It seems like it’s one unbelievable crisis after another these days and [...]
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The Great Reopening

For seven weeks our schools were mostly empty. At times, the directors might be in the office catching up on administrative work or in the classrooms cleaning every possible surface but for the most part, the hallways and classrooms that for years were filled with children’s laughter and singing and curious voices sat eerily quiet. [...]
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COVID-19 Defense

As the number of COVID-19 cases continues to rise, School for Amazing Kids remains vigilant about keeping our schools safe. We strictly follow guidelines from the Center for Disease Control and the Alabama Department of Public Health. In addition to those guidelines, we have implemented our own Coronavirus Defense Procedures that reinforce cleanliness and safety [...]

Reopening May 4th!

We are excited to announce that we will be reopening our doors, Monday, May 4th! We will be operating according to the “ORDER OF STATE HEALTH OFFICER SUSPENDING CERTAIN PUBLIC GATHERINGS DUE TO THE RISK OF INFECTION BY COVID-19 (APPLICABLE STATEWIDE) AMENDED APRIL 28, 2020.” This means that each classroom with have no more than [...]
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Unsung Heroes

We are still in the middle of it. We don’t know how to feel. Grocery stores are a wreck. You can’t find hand sanitizer. You can’t find toilet paper. You’re not allowed to take more than two loaves of bread. We can’t go out to eat. Playgrounds are closed and some parks too. We look [...]
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Closed Until Further Notice

All locations of School for Amazing Kids are currently closed due to the Coronavirus pandemic. According to the hospital resource use data from IHME (https://covid19.healthdata.org/projections), Alabama’s peak for Covid-19 will be April 18th. We will resume operations one to two weeks after that, depending on CDC recommendations for safe operation. Our plan is to resume [...]
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Coronavirus Updates

Our schools have temporary suspended operations in order to help stop the spread of the Coronavirus. We have a tentative reopen date of April 6. We will reopen dependent on the recommendations of public health officials and on our ability to keep families and staff safe and protected from illness. In the meantime, our music [...]
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Boost Your Child’s Immune System With These Easy Steps

What many people don’t realize is that 70% of your immune system lives in your gastrointestinal tract. There are trillions of good bacteria that live in your gut and help protect you against common viruses and bacterial infections. Some microbiologists are currently studying how these good bacteria may also affect your metabolism, your mood and [...]
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3 Essential Bible Verses For Parenting

When my wife, Jennifer, got pregnant with our first of two children more than 17 years ago, I was your typical scared-to-death father who didn’t feel prepared to be a dad. I didn’t know what to expect and was concerned that I wouldn’t be a good father. Growing up in a home without a dad [...]
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5 Family Habits That Can Change Your Life

Starting new habits at the beginning of the year can have a dramatic effect on what your year will look like. Many people set new year’s resolutions only to give them up in frustration a few days later. The key to making big change isn’t setting lofty goals and tackling them head on. The key [...]