Graduation

By BrandonSchoolLeave a Comment

After switching schools at the start of middle school, 3 years has flown by. Suddenly, we are sitting at a graduation ceremony watching this group of kids get ready to separate and head out to various high schools. Sydney seems pretty proud and maybe a bit overwhelmed at all the goings on. There she is on stage getting her diploma. … Read More

Talent Show

By BrandonSchoolLeave a Comment

At the end of each school year, they have a talent show. Sydney sang a solo in the prior year and got 2nd place. This year she paired up with her friend, Ester, to sing a duet. They had a few technical difficulties but that is what you get with live shows. Always a challenge to get up in front … Read More

Back to School – 8th Grade

By BrandonSchoolLeave a Comment

And with that, summer ends. School begins. And the final step in the transition to high school. But Sydney is excited to be the big (wo)man on campus this year. She even signed up to go to school a day early in order to help the 6th graders figure out their transition. It was just a couple years ago that … Read More

Regional STEM Fair

By BrandonSchoolLeave a Comment

Previously. Last year, Sydney did a robotics project for her school STEM fair and it won and she got to go to regionals at the University of Colorado. It was a big deal being that it was first year at a STEM school and first project ever. Now it has been another year and it was time for another project. … Read More

Winter Dance 2015

By BrandonSchoolLeave a Comment

So the other night, Sydney goes, “I have a dance on Friday night and I need a dress.” WTF? Kim is in bed with her recovery from surgery. So I take the kid Saturday morning to 3 different stores. She doesn’t know what she wants. She doesn’t know where to get it. She doesn’t know what size she is. Later … Read More