An independent school in Middletown, DE for students in Preschool through Grade 8

Where children are known, loved, challenged and inspired for their future.

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April 16, 2021


St. Anne’s Episcopal School “Let The Good Times Roll!”

Let’s Have Some Fun!


Emcee’d by Missy Hall (a.k.a Mrs Grynkywicz / Miss G) 

Not interested in partipating in the auction? We still have something for you!!! Check out the add- on options we have including:

You can also register for the Sunday Fun Run for FREE!

If you wish to only purchase an add on or register for the fun run you simply just need to add the items to your order. You are not required to purchase any tickets!

There is something for everyone and ticket prices start at just $25!  

Purchase Tickets

 Please remember to purchase tickets by Saturday, April 17!  

This week’s featured auction items: 

Other great items include Phillies’ Tickets, Unique Dining Experiences, Golf Outings, and more!

Don’t forget to register for the first ever St. Anne’s Shuffle on Sunday 4/25!

All St. Anne’s families past and present are welcome to the fun run on our beautiful campus


Help us make the St. Anne's  Jerusalema dance challenge  go viral! 

Next Thursday, all SAES students will gather on the back lawn at school to perform the Jerusalema dance together and the event will be recorded.  Please help ensure your child is ready for the dance by practicing at home (it's fun- we promise!).  We recommend this YouTube tutorial:

Click Here to Learn More about  Let The Good Times Roll weekend!

Join us when we come together as a community to have some fun and celebrate St. Anne’s.  

Purchase Tickets


Annual High School Fair - All Are Welcome!

We missed having this event last year and are looking forward to having this in-person event outdoors on the beautiful St. Anne’s campus. Twenty-one (21) boarding and/or day high schools have signed up to participate. This event will be open to St. Anne’s families as well as other families interested (SAES or otherwise) in learning more about possible high school options for our soon-to-be graduates. Please feel free to invite friends and neighbors to come. 

  • Wednesday, May 5th from 5 - 6:30 pm
  • Location: St. Anne’s beautiful campus outdoors
  • We are exercising all COVID-19 protocols to ensure the safety of everyone.
St. Timothy's School MD Private, all girls, boarding
Foxcroft VA Private all girls, boarding
The Hill School PA Independent, co-ed, boarding, and day
Garrison Forest MD Independent, boarding, all girls
The Phelps School PA Independent, boarding & day for young men
West Nottingham MD Independent, co-ed, day and boarding
Saint James School MD Co-ed, boarding, and day
Archmere DE Catholic, coed, day school
Padua Academy DE Catholic, all-girls
Sanford School DE Private, coed
St. Mark's High School DE Catholic, coed
Tatnall School DE Private, coed
Ursuline Academy DE Private, all girls
Wilmington Friends School DE Quaker, day school
Fishburne Military School VA Private, military boarding school for boys
Virginia Episcopal VA Independent, co-ed, day and boarding
Oldfields School MD Boarding, all girls
Gunston School MD Independent, co-ed
Westtown School PA Quaker, day and boarding
St. Andrew's School DE Episcopal, co-ed, boarding
Madeira School VA Private, all girls
First page of the PDF file: MayTalentShowsAnnounced04-15-21-B


Spotlight:  2nd Grade Reflecting on the poem "When I am Full of Silence."

Spring is the perfect time for reading and responding to poetry on our beautiful campus

Reminder: Monthly COVID Test

As you know, we are asking all employees and students to get tested for COVID-19 on a monthly basis. If you receive a positive test, please be in touch with that information immediately. As we move forward, please ensure that:

  • You use the submission links to upload results

  • The date the test was administered is included in the attachment.


For those with last names L-Z, please test starting:

Saturday, April 10th with an upload deadline of Friday, April 23rd at 10am

Side Note:

Dinos are coming to the Philadelphia Zoo starting March 29th.

Virtual Chapels Every Wednesday!

Tune in on Wednesdays via FACEBOOK LIVE to watch our chapel service. 


Absences and Changes in Transportation 


It is important for our nurses to be notified if your student is going to be absent from school. Please remember to send an email stating your students name, reason for being absent, and symptoms (if applicable).


Changes in Transportation


For information regarding masks, testing centers,  thanksgiving week Extension,
  St. Anne's Mom Group, Bill Brownlee Tribute, etc. check out PAst weeks heron in The Heron Archive. 

2020-21 The Heron Archive




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