Wednesday, December 12 6:00–7:30 pm VFES Activities Center 1777 N. Valley Road, Malvern, PA 19355
6:00–6:30 pm: Light refreshments and gathering with friends Activities Center, Murphy Lobby
6:30–7:30 pm: Celebration of Life Activities Center, Multi-Purpose Room
It is with heavy hearts that we share Mr. Murray Kramer, middle school classroom teacher at The Vanguard School, died Wednesday, November 7. Murray was a trusted and admired member of The Vanguard School staff for 39 years and left an undeniable legacy on our community. He will be missed by his students, co-workers, community and friends.
As just one of many highlights in his career, Mr. Kramer was most recently honored as a finalist for the 2017 Citadel Heart of Learning Award for Outstanding Teacher of Chester County. Students and parents nominated Mr. Kramer for his consistent devotion to inspiring a lifelong love of reading and learning in his students.
Please find additional resources for coping with grief and loss listed below:
National Youth Crisis Hotline: 1-800-448-4663
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration: 1-800-662-HELP (4357)
GrievingChildren.org local grief resources and online information for how parents can talk to youth about grief and loss, how youth can grieve appropriately