Elementary Snapshots

Supporting our students by supporting those who care for them

The Snapshot is a semi-monthly newsletter for parents and caregivers focused on topics that support positive mental health.

The content provided through the Snapshots is for informational purposes only. It includes general information and does not specifically address the diverse child rearing challenges parents and caregivers may encounter.  Readers are encouraged to verify information and consider their individual circumstances when making decisions. The content is not a substitute for professional advice. 

*The term “parent” as used in the Snapshot is inclusive of anyone who is actively involved in raising a child, whether it be biological parents, adoptive parents, guardians, or any other caretakers.


Who Am I?

May 2024 ~ One of the greatest gifts and strengths our kids can have is a strong sense of who they are. Figuring out their identity is something our children... Read more

Friends Around the World

January 2024 ~ Friends are very important to children's healthy development. Friendships provide children with more than just fun playmates. They help them develop emotionally and morally. When interacting with... Read more

Community Connections

Sept 2023 ~This  Snapshot explores some of the agencies and services in our community for families. These agencies can serve as valuable partners, offering a wide variety of services designed... Read more

Elementary Snapshots Sept 2021- June 2022

September 2021 ~ Resilience, Connection and Skills For A Successful September Transition October 2021 ~ Helping Children Develop Decision Making Skills November 2021~ How to Talk So Kids Will Listen... December 2021~ Helping... Read more

Elementary Snapshots Sept 2020 – June 2021

September 2020 ~ Welcome Back! October 2020 ~ Hold on to Your Kids November 2020 ~ Social Emotional Skills  December 2020 ~ Self Regulation January 2021 ~ Science of Kindness February 2021 ~ Screen Time March... Read more