Stoddert Elementary
Reminder: DCPS Attendance Policy

The following reasons for absence are excused: §  Death or serious illness in the student’s family, §  Illness of the student (those absent due to illness for more than 5 days must provide a doctor’s note), §  Observance of a religious holiday, §  Medical reasons such as a doctor’s appointment. (a doctor’s note is required), and  Read More »

Girl Scout Cookies

Stoddert’s own Troop 879 of Brownies and Daisies (K-2nd) will be selling Girl Scout cookies after school on Wednesday, March 18th and Thursday, March 19th. Come get all your favorites like Thin Mints and Samoas! $4 per box (cash appreciated but checks accepted). There is a limited supply so come early and stoc Read More »

Rocklands Restaurant Night – April 21st, 2015

Come to Rocklands (2418 Wisconsin Ave. NW) and support Stoddert Elementary on Tuesday, April 21st. 10% of all sales on all dine-in and take-out orders between 4:00 and 8:30 pm will go to Stoddert Elementary! Come and eat well for a good cause. For more information, see our f Read More »

Fillmore Updates

Stoddert-Fillmore excellence – Congrats to the 3rd-5th graders from Stoddert who performed the other week at the U.S. Department of Education for Chancellor Henderson!  The girls from Ms. Daniels dance class have been practicing swing dancing with a resident artist funded in part by the Friends of Fillmore.  They performed for Chancellor Henderson and a  Read More »

March Is Stoddert Spirit Month!

Show your Stoddert Wolf pride by joining your classmates in celebrating spirit month. Monday, March 16th – Stoddert Day – Wear blue and gold or your Stoddert Gear Monday, March 23rd – Twin Day – Find a friend or two or three and wear the same outfit! Monday, March 30th – Crazy Hair/Hat/Mismatch Day –  Read More »

Stoddert Yearbook Dedications – A New Feature This Year!!

We are introducing a new feature in the yearbook that will allow family members to publish dedications for their special Stoddert student. This is especially perfect for our 5th graders to commemorate their last year at Stoddert. Purchasing a dedication is a great way to help our PTA’s fundraising efforts. Also a great opportunity for grandparents to participate! You can purchase  Read More »

The Chickens Are Coming Back!

The chickens will be returning to our Stoddert garden on April 29th. Keep on the look out for a sign up sheet soon to volunteer to care for them on weekends and holidays. Opportunities to name them will be available at the Big Chili auc Read More »

Pennies For Patients

By now you have all probably (hopefully) seen your class Pennies for Patients materials! Our Student Council is raising money for the Leukemia  & Lymphoma Society and this year our goal is $3,500. (Last year we raised over $3,100!)  Feel free to send in change/dollars/checks in your child’s box or donate online! All money is  Read More »

PARCC Testing Dates & Information

2015 PARCC testing is still continuing for… 3rd grade -  Tuesday (3/17) and Wednesday (3/18) and 5th grade  – Tuesday (3/17), Wednesday (3/18) and Thursday (3/19). 4th grade -  Thursday (3/19)  through  Thursday (3/26). For more detailed information, please see this letter that was mailed out to parents from DCPS. Also, our own Ms. Bruce  Read More »

2015 Stoddert Summer Camp Application Form Available

Stoddert’s Summer Camp, sponsored by the Stoddert PTA, is now in its ninth year. We take pride in using the help of Stoddert alumni in running our camp program. The program is conducted outdoors daily, weather permitting. Camp outdoor activities include weekly visits to a local swimming pool, field trips, and all kinds of outdoor  Read More »