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February 2013

Mercy High School Monthly Parent E-Newsletter ~ February 2013

Wit's End . . . Notes from the Principal

What were they thinking?

What a bonehead move.

That was a colossal mistake.

Saying it was a bad decision is an understatement.

November 2012

Wit's End . . . Notes from the Principal




Each year, not unrelated to the celebration of Thanksgiving, some thoughts land on the consideration of blessings. Shamefully, I don’t think thankfulness gets the attention it deserves from me throughout the calendar year. Nevertheless, when I find myself feeling fortunate, I know I have given myself an important gift.

October 2012

Mercy High School Monthly Parent E-NewsletterOctober 2012

Wit's End . . . notes from the principal

October 11, 2012. It was a first. It followed decision making that had been done ten months earlier. It was of international importance and significance. Leaders from around the globe participated in the dialogue.

April 2012

Wit's End . . . notes from the principal

The element of surprise. To what degree do we even have such a thing anymore and, more importantly, do we appreciate when we have it and when we don’t?

February 2012

Wit's End . . . Notes from the Principal

Whadja’ get?

So often the question is heard. We ask it of people on many an occasion. It could be one’s birthday, or part of a larger exchange at Christmas amidst the noise of wrapping paper torn and boxes scattered. As the little hands of siblings dig through Easter grass, the exclamation might precede the location of yellow Peeps or chocolate eggs or jelly beans.

Whadja’ get?