Apples, Apples, Apples!

Last week, The Greenhouse kindergarten students were busy learning about apples. They have been counting and adding apples, graphing their family’s favorite types of apples, reading lots of books about apples, learning about the life cycle of an apple, writing and drawing about apples, singing songs about apples, and much more. But their favorite activityContinue reading “Apples, Apples, Apples!”


The August Joint Learning Session was a great start to our school year!  Home school students and The Greenhouse students were together for three weeks of classroom learning and group events.  Highlights included baseball and art class (see pictures below). We had 46 students from 24 families representing 7 nationalities in kindergarten through grade 6.

First day of the new school year, August 10, 2015

Excitement was high both outside and inside of school on the first day of the new school year.  Students and parents were gathering outside waiting for the bell to ring.  Teachers and staff were inside with last-minute preparations and peeking out the window to catch glimpses of their students. Home school students and The GreenhouseContinue reading “First day of the new school year, August 10, 2015”

A new pole at last!

One day during rainy season, the electrical pole at FES was noticed to be leaning a bit.  A few day later, and a good storm later, it was noted to be leaning significantly and directly over the walkway and gate to the school.  We called the Maintenance Department and put the request in to theContinue reading “A new pole at last!”

The 100th Day of School

Friday, January 23, 2015 was the 100th Day of School at The Greenhouse. We celebrated school-wide with special activities in each class! Several teachers came to school looking 100 years old.  We especially enjoyed Miss Myrtle and Miss Gertle leading our chapel worship :-). Students in grades kindergarten through grade 2 also came dressed asContinue reading “The 100th Day of School”

December 2014 JLS

Home school families and The Greenhouse students enjoyed two weeks of classroom teaching time, December 8-19, 2014. The sports this session was swimming which is a highlight for most students.  Nine afternoons in the pool as part of school, it just doesn’t get any better than that for most kids! At the American School of YaoundeContinue reading “December 2014 JLS”

Start of the Academic Year

We started the academic year on August 11th with the August Joint Learning Session (JLS).  It was a wonderful time focusing on the historical theme of Age of Science and Exploration.  Kindergarten through Grade 6 focused on advances in science, industrialization and much much more.  We are blessed to have a full teaching staff, aContinue reading “Start of the Academic Year”