All children have the ability to change, adapt, and grow in their environment when given the opportunity.


Parents are their child’s first role model.


Strength and courage aren’t always measured in medals and victories. They are measured in the struggles that each child overcomes. The strongest children aren’t always the children who win; they are the children who don’t give up when they lose. This is what gives our children great character.


Don’t praise your children for their intelligence but for their effort. This will motivate them to work harder.


Anthony Henderson, Counselor
Meramec Elementary