Stoddert Elementary
Web-Based Resources Available at Stoddert

Dear Parent/Guardian, We have a lot of web-based resources available to us at Stoddert. This document is designed to avail you of the subscription resources available to your child. The websites are sorted by topic. For each website I have included a description of the resource, a hyperlink to the resource, and information about the  Read More »

Come watch the Stoddert Chorus perform Wed and/or Thurs!

The Stoddert Chorus (both the 1st & 2nd graders and the 3rd-5th graders) are ready to show off a few songs. Please come watch this Wed 11/19 and/ or  Thursday 11/20. Please arrive to the gymnasium at 8am to grab a seat and the show will begin shortly after. Nearly 60 Stoddert students have worked  Read More »

Parking at Drop-off – it’s getting crazy!

This is a plea for parents to please park legally when dropping off your children at school. The parking and drop-off situation in front of Stoddert each morning is getting a little hairy. The desire to drop off students close to the front steps seems to be influencing the decision by some parents to double  Read More »

Trick or Treat for UNICEF boxes are due November 17th, 2014

Trick or Treat for UNICEF boxes are DUE!  Only 40 students have turned them in, out of the 420 kids in our school.  Our school’s goal is to reach $500 in order to provide a school or community in need with a clean water pump.  That’s a little over $1.00 a student. Please turn them  Read More »

Thank you to our resident artist Wes Lawrence

Perhaps you’ve noticed or your children have talked about the new four square that has been painted on the playground. This fabulous blue and gold creation is compliments of Stoddert dad Wes Lawrence. Wes is as generous as he is talented and we are really grateful for all that he does for the school. For  Read More »

Seeking Community Project Coordinator

Our students and families did an amazing job recently with their Walk for the Homeless activities and UNICEF collection boxes. Those events were school led and we’re grateful that our students have opportunities to think beyond their own school and consider the needs of others. Each year, the PTA also tries to identify a community  Read More »

Big Chili Planning is Underway

The Big Chili is what Stoddert calls its annual fund-raising event, held in the spring. The name is reminiscent of the event’s humble “chili cook-off” beginnings. Today, the Big Chili is comprised primarily of an online and in-person auction, culminating in a parents-only evening event at a nice local venue. The Big Chili planning committee,  Read More »

Hardy Information Session & Tour – November 17th, 2014

There will be a special information session, including a school tour, at Hardy Middle School this Monday, November 17 from 9:30 until 11 a.m. This event is scheduled specifically for Hardy feeder elementary schools. Stoddert parents, particularly of 3rd through 5th graders, are encouraged to attend and see Hardy in action. There are great things happening at our local  Read More »

DC EdFEST – November 22nd, 2014

Come to EdFEST and explore the city’s many public school options (PK3-12) for your child. Representatives from more than 150 DC public schools (DCPS) and DC public charter schools will showcase their programs. This is the perfect opportunity to ask questions about school and related services and programs, including special education and services for English  Read More »

Kiwanis Club Food Drive – November 16th, 2014

 The Kiwanis Club of Georgetown  and the  Hardy Middle School Builder’s Club  co-sponsor the  FALL 2014 FOOD DRIVE  in conjunction with  “OPEN STUDIOS”  Come for an afternoon of art at the  Jackson Art Center  3050 R Street NW  Sunday, November 16, 2014  12 Noon – 5 PM  Food Donations Appreciated and Encouraged  Bring Canned or  Read More »