Najwa Awarded Best in Mathematics and Principal’s Cabinet

As much as I want to take credit for this, I have to give it up to mommy for making sure Najwa does her homework every night, reads her book for reading log, gets her dressed in the morning, rushing me in the morning to make sure Najwa is early to school, and everything else that I know I take for granted.  Well, I did lend Najwa my genes, More...

by David Gaines | Published 6 months ago
Najwa makes Principal's Cabinet at DC Prep
By David Gaines On Friday, December 2nd, 2016

Najwa Makes Principal’s Cabinet, Explains Why She’s a Hero

For the third consecutive time, Najwa made Principal’s Cabinet at DC Prep. Proud. Proud. Proud. Nduku and I went to the breakfast ceremony where the high achieving students were asked to explain why they’re More...

By David Gaines On Friday, February 5th, 2016

Newest Member of the Principal’s Cabinet #ProudDad

It’s so easy to sit at home and listen to your child explain how much they’ve learned. But it’s when the teachers recognized Najwa as the girl in her class with the top grades that validated what More...

Najwa wins Best in Reading Award at DC Prep
By David Gaines On Friday, November 13th, 2015

Najwa Wins Best In Reading Award at DC Prep

It’s a struggle some nights, but we [more like Nduku] make Najwa read every night. Every single night. And it’s paying off. She recently received the quarterly Best in Reading Award at DC Prep More...

By David Gaines On Tuesday, June 17th, 2014

DC Prep’s End of Year Awards

Najwa’s first year of school has come to an end and we, as parents, could not happier with DC Prep and Najwa’s teachers Ms. Small and Ms. Nwosu. That and Najwa receiving recognition for being More...