Weekly Academy eNewsletters - 2019-2020

“You will hardly find [the] wrong people at [the] right places. Choose to be at the right places and you will find the right people who will inspire you to make it happen!” (Israelmore Ayivor)
“Don’t come to the Camino looking for answers. Instead, come with an open heart and you may be surprised by what you find.” (quotation associated with Camino de Santiago)
“School-life balance is important for optimal academic functioning. Students often prioritize academics at the expense of personal factors, including relationships and exercise. This can lead to a decline in academic performance, as general health and well-being are critical to optimal academic functioning.” (St. John’s University/Student Assistance Program website)
“So, for me, the town hall meetings are really an opportunity to engage in two-way dialogue with people, and they've been very helpful.” (Jack Markell, former Delaware Governor)
“Daring leaders who live into their values are never silent about hard things.” (Brene Brown)
“It seems like a necessary balance to life, being part of the community.” (Eddie Vedder, musician)
“Find out who you are, and do it on purpose” -Dolly Parton
“There’s no time like the present.”
“Quiet the mind, and the soul will speak.”
“The bad news is time flies. The good news is you’re the pilot.”
Educating girls since 1772, Salem Academy fosters compassionate and creative leaders, prepared for college and life, who chart their paths with character, curiosity, and courage.
“It is good people who make good places.”
“What are little girls made of? Sugar and spice And everything nice…”
“Live each season as it passes; breathe the air, drink the drink, taste the fruit, and resign yourself to the influences of each.”
“My life was narrated for me by others. Their voices were forceful, emphatic, absolute. It had never occurred to me that my voice might be as strong as theirs.”
“I always knew this day would come We’d be standing one by one With our future in our hands So many dreams, so many plans…”
“In the end, girls’ schools should not be judged by the absence of boys, but rather by the presence - the self-assurance, poise, and derring do - of the girls themselves.”
“Crafting a plan is easy. Taking action will always prove to be the more difficult path.”
“Ed [Reed] was a difference-maker and a game-changer. And like all great players, he elevated his teammates’ play around him.”