Archive for July, 2011

Sticky: 3rd Grade Rocks: Info and Slideshow

Welcome to Taos Charter School’s third grade site.  I am excited to share this year with you and your family.  This is the place where you will learn about what we are doing, share in your child’s success (through videos, podcasts, and photos), and keep up with class news and announcements.  I will also post […]

Hike to Wild Rivers

This is a great shot of our spring hike to Wild Rivers Recreation Area north of Taos.

Stranded in the Sahara

Listen as Lucia Costanza reads her story, Stranded in the Sahara.

Michael L. Bonner

  Mike has been the 4th grade teacher at TCS since 2001. He graduated from the University of Colorado with a BA in English Literature, received an MA in Anthropology from the University of New York at Albany, and earned his teaching endorsement from Fort Lewis College in Durango. Before moving to Taos, he taught […]

Susan Vernon

Susan Vernon graduated from Yale University cum laude in 1979. She completed graduate classes in Business Administration at the University of California, Berkeley shortly after.  After more than twenty years as a business owner of Casa de las Chimeneas Inn & Spa, she completed 20 hours of additional study in education at Northern New Mexico […]

Leslie Baker

Leslie Baker has been teaching at TCS since 2003.   Previously, she taught fourth and fifth graders in Massachusetts and Virginia, taught computer applications to kindergarten through sixth graders at a Montessori school in Ohio, and home-schooled in North Carolina.  Ms. Baker holds a Masters in Elementary Education from Lesley University in Cambridge, MA and […]

Campus Work Day for Families

Join us for our annual Fall clean up, Saturday, August 27 from 8:30 – 12:00. Bring work gloves, a shovel, weeding fork, and, if you have one, a wheelbarrow. Don’t forget to put on sun block, bring a water bottle, snacks, and a hat! Taos Charter School relies on families to help maintain our school […]

Kindergarten Orientation

Don’t forget our orientation in the Kindergarten room on Monday, August 15th at 5 pm or on Tuesday, August 16th at 2:00 pm.  You may bring your supplies at this time.  Remember that we will be sharing school supplies, so you should not label them with your child’s name. We are looking forward to an exciting year […]

Fourth Grade Fun

Mr. Bonner will be welcoming his fourth graders soon, and they will be ready for the challenge!  Please see the supply list for this year under “For Parents” at the top of this site.  Remember to recycle materials from last year.  See you soon.

Welcome Back!

Please check this site to learn about our third grade class this year.  We will be posting photos, videos, information, and student work.  Parents, please consider sharing your gifts with us: coming in to read, helping out with art, and sharing your interests or hobbies that might be interesting to the kids.  I look forward […]