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Employee Spotlight – Robin Wright

Employee Spotlight – Robin Wright

Robin Wright has been employed with SH&S for 6 years.  She started as a Sub Houseparent, and worked on an as-needed basis initially.  She is currently the Housemother for the East Down gentlemen and loves her job and those men.  Her best memory in her employment has been looking forward to coming to work and […]

Video Newsletter with Ashley Smith 7-23-21

Assistant Superintendent, Ashley Smith, is back with another installment of our brand new video newsletter series. Special guest, Sandy Bell, joins her for some special announcements!

Summer Update with Ashley Smith

Assistant Superintendent, Ashley Smith, launches a new video series in which she provides updates with upcoming announcements to families and friends of SH&S. We’ve been busy this summer! Enjoy the video!

Theater Department Presents: Charlotte’s Web

Are you ready for the best short film you’ll see this year? Melanie Valdivieso’s theater class began working on Charlotte’s Web in January of 2020. Soon thereafter, COVID-19 halted production and rehearsals. Fast forward to March of this year, Melanie and her class was able to resume rehearsals! Even after more than a year of […]

Sharon’s Movie Review – Cruella

Disney’s block buster top hit motion picture, “Cruella” is the start of one of the best movies I’ve seen. I recommend going to see it. It’s hilariously funny. It has some cute dogs in it, even Dalmatian dogs! Cruella and Baroness try to out smart each other using every trick in the book. It is […]

Employee Spotlight – Yaa Nsafoah

When we look outside, we see the sun warming the ground all around us. Summer is full of activity and fun here at Stewart Home and School, and that’s exactly what our May Employee Spotlight represents. This month we recognize Yaa Nsafoah for her calm, warm, and fun-loving spirit. When Yaa was hired by Machele […]

June Assembly – WE’RE BACK

March 2020 was the last school wide assembly that staff and students were able to take part in before our school dismissal. June 2021, 15 months later, and we’re back! The assembly was opened with a few pictures from our last meeting and abruptly turned into a live countdown filled with excitement! As the minute […]

SH&S Special Feature: Pre-Academics

This week, our special feature takes a look into our pre-academic program. Please click the link above to watch.

Panther News Feature – Taleb Al-Namer

Employee Spotlight – Beth Cox

It is my pleasure to introduce Elizabeth R. “Beth” Cox as our March, 2021 Employee of the Month.  I brought Beth aboard 4 ½ years ago as a Houseparent Substitute.  She then transferred to full-time Houseparent on Hilltop, where she has been for over a year.  Beth says she was at a crossroads in her […]

Recognizing the BEST!

Due to COVID-19, the 2020 Stewart Home & School Annual Awards Ceremony went virtual! Hosted by Mrs. Machele Lawless and Melissa Ford last month, employees were honored for their years of service as well as their outstanding work performance. Congratulations to all of our award winners! Sonjia Blackburn, Michael Cornman, Tiffany Hawkings, Mary Kanneh, Lee […]

Employee Spotlight – Maria E. Alamillo

Standing in our November Employee Spotlight among the trees and leaves of Fall is Maria Alamillo, who came to Stewart Home & School in August, 2016 to be the Housemother for Springhill Down. One of her charac-ter references described Maria as “a beautiful woman inside and out . . . a woman with a big […]