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  • Roberts Road Closure Due to PECO Project

    PECO has informed us that beginning on Monday, September 16, North Roberts Road will be closed between Montgomery Avenue and Wyndon Avenue for a project to upgrade their natural gas equipment. Work will be performed between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. and the project is expected to be completed in two months.
     
    This work will affect traffic patterns, especially at the Lower School (see details below). We will keep you posted on the status of the project and we appreciate your patience as PECO conducts this work.
     
    Lower School
    Morning arrival will not be impacted and will remain as is with all families dropping off in the lower lot. Afternoon dismissal for grades 3-5 will shift to the lower lot where they will join grades PK-2 for the duration of the project. The procedure for dismissal will remain the same including: left turn when entering the lot from Wyndon Ave and right turn when exiting the lot onto Wyndon Ave. All Lower School students will gather in the small gym, wait for their name to be called, then escorted by a teacher to the car line. Parents/guardians who park and walk can pick up children at the entrance to the small gym. To ensure a smooth dismissal please, follow the signage, stay in lane, don’t get out of cars while in the pick-up line, and display name tags. Encore Club dismissal at 4:15 p.m. will continue to be at the Beechwood circle. We appreciate your cooperation and patience.
     
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  • 2019-2020 Important Dates and Holidays

    The 2019-2020 Important Dates and School Holidays Calendar is now available. Download the 2019-2020 Important Dates PDF.
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  • Q. How do I delete my web browser history

    Chrome:
    1. Go to chrome://settings/clearBrowserData
    2. Select the following:
      Browsing history
      Download history
      Cookies and other site and plug-in data
      Cached images and files
    3. From the Obliterate the following items from: drop-down menu, you can choose the period of time for which you want to clear cached information. To clear your entire cache, select the beginning of time.
    4. Click Clear browsing data.
    5. Exit/quit all browser windows and re-open the browser.
    Safari
    Safari 8
    1. From the Safari menu, select Clear History and Website Data....
    2. Select the desired time range, and then click Clear History.
    3. Go to Safari > Quit Safari or press Command-Q to exit the browser completely.
    Safari 7 and below
    1. From the Safari menu, select Reset Safari....
    2. Select the items you want to reset, and then click Reset. As of Safari 5.1, Remove all website data includes both cookies and cache.
    3. Go to Safari > Quit Safari or press Command-Q to exit the browser completely.
    Internet Explorer 9 and higher
    1. Select Tools (via the Gear Icon) > Safety > Delete browsing history....
      If the menu bar is hidden, press Alt to make it visible.
    2. Deselect Preserve Favorites website data, and select:
      Temporary Internet files or Temporary Internet files and website files
      Cookies or Cookies and website data
      History
    3. Click Delete. You will see a confirmation at the bottom of the window when the process is complete.
    4. Exit/quit all browser windows and re-open the browser.
  • Q. Why are my emails from Shipley going into my Spam/ Junk folder and how do I prevent it?

    Whitelisting Email Addresses
    Email clients filter incoming messages into spam or junk folders to keep unwanted mail out of inboxes. These filters sometimes mistakenly move messages from Shipley into the wrong folder.
     
    School email addresses often need to be whitelisted by users so that emails or notifications do not go into a users email spam file. In addition to personal email addresses, Shipley sends emails from the following:
    • shipleyschool@myschoolnotifications.com
    • shipleyschool@myschoolemails.com
    • shipleyschool@myschoolapp.com
                
    Removing a Block

    If a community member wishes to be removed from the blacklist at a later date, he or she is required to email that request to Blackbaud.  The request must meet the following
    criteria:
    • The request must be sent from the email address that is to be removed from the blacklist.
    • The request must specifically ask to be removed from the blacklist.
    • The request must specifically name the organization (The Shipley School) that should be allowed to send email to the address in question.
    Community members should email the request to: unblockme@blackbaud.com  
     
    Blackbaud requires these steps in the event an email recipient marks messages as SPAM a second time, after being removed from the blacklist.  The requests are kept on record as confirmation that can be provided to Email Service Providers in order to protect sender reputation.
     
    Requests will be fulfilled within 48 business hours.  A confirmation will be sent to the requester when the email address has been removed from the blacklist.
The Shipley School is a private, coeducational day school for pre-kindergarten through 12th grade students, located in Bryn Mawr, PA. Through our commitment to educational excellence, we develop within each student a love of learning and a desire for compassionate participation in the world.