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Here you will find upcoming events and stories

Opening the Heart

Opening the Heart – Reflection and Centering At a recent admin meeting, Cynthia shared a centering designed to bring awareness to, and open the heart. Renee asked her to share it on the Director’s Blog for others to enjoy, as well. Point to yourself Take a moment to...

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All The Beautiful Trees

First Grade Studies Beautiful Trees We stepped into first grade recently, into a veritable classroom forest. There were displays of books about trees, nature artifacts that reminded us of our natural roots, and artwork that featured patched trees and their individual...

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Design Challenge, Omega Style

Experiential Learning With Simple Tools In Omega, teachers often incorporate ways to make a lesson come alive. Students embarked on a design challenge of sorts, one in which they challenged themselves, worked against the clock, and figured out how to...

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Flashback Bowling Fundraiser

Have Fun, Go Bowling, and Help Omega At the Same Time Every year, Omega students go on an end-of-year trip. In the spirit of making sure every student has the opportunity to participate, Omega parents are hosting a bowling night, with all proceeds going...

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Science Fair 2017

Join us on Friday, February 10th, to delve into the scientific explorations created by our ever-curious students. Every year Rainbow students spend the winter months preparing for the Annual Science Fair in February. They make hypothesis, design surveys, research...

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2nd Annual More Than Mindfulness Conference

SAVE the DATE! Join Rainbow Institute and Rainbow Community School staff, faculty and students on October 6th and 7th for the 2nd Annual More the Mindfulness Conference, in conjunction with our 40 year Alumni Party. Click here to learn more and to register for the...

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SHINE! The Annual Talent Show

Rainbow's annual SHINE! Talent Show is coming up, on Thursday, Feb 23rd from 5-8pm! Children of all ages can give a three minute performance to show off their talents to our Rainbow Community. This is always a super fun and special event where we get to watch our...

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The Bee’s Knees Gatsby Gala

Ring the doorbell and stroll into the glorious venue of The Bee’s Knees Gatsby Gala on Friday, February 17th! We are so excited to host you and your friends and family for a night unlike any other. Jim Arrendell, father of alumnus Alex and curent 7th grader Maria,...

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High School Info Night 2016

Come to Omega Middle School at 60 State Street in West Asheville on Thursday, November 10th from 6:15 to 8pm for presentations from EIGHT different local high schools! Choosing where to go to high school is a big decision. We've made things a little easier by bringing...

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More than Mindfulness Conference made the news!

On October 12, 2016, we hosted our very first holistic education conference. The #MoreThanMindfulness conference was an extraordinary success. Thank you Mountain Express and Citizen Times for your reporting on this transformative event....

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RCS Annual Book Fair

For the first time in Rainbow history, the Annual Book Fair is being hosted at Firestorm Books & Coffee down the street! We are so excited to support our local community business neighbor and hope you will join us in purchasing books from 2pm-6pm from Tuesday, Nov...

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