RA in the News! 4th Grade Visits Little Red Schoolhouse

Rosarian 4th graders attend the Little Red Schoolhouse

Rosarian Academy is in the news!

Rosarian Academy students turned back the clock to relive a day in the area’s first classroom. The Little Red Schoolhouse is home to The Preservation Foundation of Palm Beach’s “living history” program. Students spent a day learning the 3 “R’s”: Reading, wRiting, and aRithmetic and other lessons typical of the 1890s, such as Spencerian script, reciting stories from McGuffey’s Readers, participating in a spelling bee, and experiencing classic recess games.

Fourth-grade teacher Mildred Acosta led her class Tuesday, March 5, fourth-grade teacher Amy Pelletier guided her class through the Little Red Schoolhouse Wednesday, March 6, and fourth grade teacher Katherine Murphy attended with her class on Thursday, March 7.