SMAA Closed Due To Snowstorm 10/29/19

SMAA CLOSED TODAY DUE TO SNOWSTORM! Your Teachers Can’t Make it to SMAA Today due to inclement weather! :O This is from SVVSD’s Web Site Today: “Today, due to inclement weather, all after-school activities within St. Vrain Valley Schools have been...

Congratulations, Addison!

About one year ago, Addison was struggling with self confidence that affected her ability to participate in class and greatly hampered her desire to engage socially with other children in both extracurricular and school settings.  Her beautiful smile and spirit were...

I Want This Lesson To Stay With You

Last week I thought long and hard about the future, the future of our young students at Scornavacco Martial Arts Academy, and one question I asked myself was this: Of all the lessons I teach, what would I absolutely want students to remember, retain and rely on in 1,...

Flip The Positive Switch

ANTs and Light Switches Our Powerful Word this month is Positive Attitude (yes, I know it’s technically a phrase), which got me thinking about ants and light switches. It was a particularly worrisome time in my life. I was about to graduate college and had ZERO...