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Our Last Week!

VFS Weekly Update for the week of 12/11-12/15 ​ This will be your last weekly update of the year! This was our last full week of school in this building and before the break. It has been a magical week! … Continue reading

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Make Make Make!

VFS Weekly Update for the week of 12/4-12/8 ​​ We spent most of this week preparing for our Project Fair next Tuesday! We had dress rehearsals on Friday at Metropolitan Community Church, and have been steadily practicing and working on … Continue reading

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Jumpin Jumpin

VFS Weekly Update for the week of 11/27-12/1 ​ This week, students have been working hard preparing for the upcoming Project Fair and being creative as usual. ​ We challenged ourselves to see how far and how high we could … Continue reading

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Birthday Bumps

VFS Weekly Update for the week of 11/13-11/17 We stayed at school on Monday this week and had an art class and puppet show. ​ Wednesday morning, we took a great trip to OMSI. ​ This week, we also celebrated … Continue reading

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Playing at the Park

VFS Weekly Update for the week of 11/6-11/10 We had a great time at Clackamette Park this week! We faced our fears at the skate park, practicing skateboarding and doing some parkour. We searched for beautiful stones in the stream, … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween!

VFS Weekly Update for the week of 10/30-11/3 ​ We had a spooky couple of weeks here at Free School! ​Last week, we got a donation of giant sheets of cardboard, and used them to built fort village in front … Continue reading

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Parent Workshops

VFS Weekly Update for the week of 10/16-10/20 On Monday, we had two parent-hosted offerings, led by Len and Tim. In the wood workshop, Tim taught people about power tool safety, and the group built some workspace platforms for the … Continue reading

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