To close the celebration, singer-songwriter and composer Anita Lerche
(also an Orchard parent) led us in a community dance. Lerche was the first non-Asian female artist from the West to release an album in Punjabi.
Happy Diwali to all who celebrate!
PROGRESSIVE EDUCATION TENET: Different voices and perspectives enrich us all, and we proactively embrace the rich diversity of the world. At Orchard, diversity is a given. We welcome all parents to share their culture with our students in hopes that we will generate courageous, compassionate citizens.