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Welcome Back Message from the Superintendent | August 2023

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The most anticipated day of the school year is just around the corner, and I can hardly wait to see all of our students and staff back in school! That first day when our students and families walk into school creates an atmosphere of pure joy. It's a day of new beginnings, a fresh chapter, and the promise of incredible learning experiences ahead.

As the students step into their classrooms, witnessing the connections forming between them and their new teachers is one of my favorite parts of being an educator. There's something magical about this moment, where relationships begin to build, and the belief in each student's potential takes root. It sets the stage for a year filled with growth, friendship, and countless learning adventures.

One of the most heartwarming sights is watching our new kindergarten parents accompany their little ones to school. The excitement in their eyes is contagious! I love seeing them meet their teacher, capture those precious first-day-of-school photos, and share in the anticipation of the journey their child is about to embark upon. These are the milestones that leave a lasting impression and become cherished memories, meant to be shared with family and friends.

In these moments, we come together as a community, united in our commitment to nurture and support every child's educational journey. Each year, this special day reaffirms why we do what we do as educators – to inspire young minds, to foster a love for learning, and to create an environment where each student feels valued and encouraged to reach their full potential.

I look forward to welcoming all our students and families back to school with open arms. Let's embrace this upcoming year with enthusiasm and optimism, knowing that together, we will make it a year to remember!

Dr. Luke Meinert

FNSBSD Superintendent