PA Hosts Welcome Back Picnic

To mark the end of the first week of school, the Parents Association hosted the first-ever all-School Welcome Back Picnic.

Families from all three divisions showed up to enjoy tacos, a DJ, a moon bounce, and girls’ varsity volleyball and soccer games.

Thank you to the PA for planning and to everyone who showed up to make it such a success! As always, enjoy the photos on SmugMug.

 

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