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Najwa and Nduku at Cox Farms

Each year DC Prep starts the year off with its first field trip to Cox Farms. I’m going to have to work on Nduku and how to take more pictures. And each year Najwa goes, she goes on a ride on a tractor through the farms.  More...

by David Gaines | Published 2 years ago
DC Prep trip to the National Aquarium
By David Gaines On Thursday, April 2nd, 2015

DC Prep Visits the National Aquarium in Baltimore

Najwa’s DC Prep class took a trip to the National Aquarium in Baltimore.  Nduku went with them and actually took some photos!  I’m used to only getting three, but she did better this time. More...

By David Gaines On Friday, March 13th, 2015

Najwa’s Teacher Ms. King Is Simply Great [2:51]

I’ve always read that if a student has an amazing teacher, one that inspires, motivates, nurtures, the student will love school, excel, regardless if future teachers aren’t as great.  Najwa’s More...

DC Prep - Argentine Program
By David Gaines On Thursday, December 11th, 2014

DC Prep Shares What They Learned About Argentina

As the calendar year comes to an end, DC Prep puts on another show for the parents.  They’ve been learning about other cultures and the program they put together revolved around Argentina.  I doubt 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...

By David Gaines On Friday, June 6th, 2014

Najwa’s DC Prep Field Trip to Port Discovery in Baltimore

I’m not going to say anything about mommy taking a grand total of about five pictures, but I am thankful that she served as a chaperon with Najwa’s DC Prep class on a trip to Port Discovery More...

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey - DC Prep
By David Gaines On Friday, March 21st, 2014

DC Prep Goes To The Circus!

As I approach my 40th birthday, I can’t recall ever going to the circus. Not that it’s a big deal, but the circus is just part of the American culture, and I’ve never been. So when DC More...

By David Gaines On Thursday, December 19th, 2013

DC Prep Winter Festival

DC Prep’s Winter Festival.  More...

By David Gaines On Tuesday, November 26th, 2013

Giving Thanks at DC Prep for Thanksgiving

One thing I like [love!] about DC Prep is how quickly they begin working on the kids’ confidence by putting them on the mike in front of each other and, well, just get comfortable with being the center More...

By David Gaines On Thursday, November 14th, 2013

DC Prep Field Trip to Engine Company 17 in Brookland

Nduku chaperoned this time for the DC Prep field trip, this one to Engine Company 17, the DC Fire and EMS Station in Brookland, not far from the school. DC Preppies with Najwa’s teachers Ms. More...