Stoddert Elementary
Stoddert Fall Festival, Saturday, October 18 – Help STILL NEEDED!

Fall Festival is a ton of fun complete with a moon bounce, spin art, face painting, pumpkin painting, games, cotton candy, Rocklands BBQ, Arcuri pizza, music, and much more!  It’s free to attend although tickets will be sold to participate in various activities and amusements and to purchase refreshments. Be sure to check with your room  Read More »

DCFD Engine Co. 5 Visit – October 29th, 2014

On Wednesday, October 29th at 9:15am Engine Company 5 will be at Stoddert to talk with our Pre-Kindergarten and 1st grade students about fire safety and prevention. The fire truck will park on the brick area in front of the school. We will invite the fire fighters back in the spring for our Kindergarten students  Read More »

Bullying Prevention Program – October 23rd, 2014

On Thursday, October 23rd our 4th & 5th grade students will participate in an engaging workshop entitled Bullying Prevention Readers Theatre. This workshop is facilited by Mary Beth Bowen, an educator and theater artist. Our children will gain a deeper understanding of how to prevent bullying by acting out a Readers Theatre script about the  Read More »

Count Day – October 23rd, 2014

Count Day is scheduled for October 23.  Please ensure that all students are at school, on time, so that they can be counted in our annual enrollment audit.  This is very important as it affects Stoddert’s funding for the year. The main office will be checking all enrollment paperwork this week to prepare, so please complete  Read More »

Simulated Emergency Code Red Drill – Tuesday 14

October 9, 2014 Dear Stoddert Parents: Thanks for all you’ve done to help us make the beginning of SY14-15 successful. Your support is truly appreciated. I’m writing today to let you know of another opportunity to support your children by preparing them for a school-wide safety drill that will occur on Tuesday, October 14. On  Read More »

New Dates Available for Chicken Care!

New opportunity to help out with the chickens! There are 4 additional spots to help  out (Two times each on Friday 10/10 and Monday 10/13) to look after the chickens while school is out of session.  Chickens need to be let out of their coop twice a day for approximately 20 minutes to get some  Read More »

Stoddert Garden Wins!

Stoddert’s Teaching Garden won the 2014 Best DC Sustained Garden Award thanks to the winning essay written by 5th grader, Daniel Sipes. Ms Kealy took a group of 3-5th graders to the award ceremony where Daniel read his essay and the group received a banner (see it hanging in the school foyer) and a golden  Read More »

Box Tops Due by Oct 24th

If you have Box Tops at home, please turn them in by Friday, October 24th for the fall submission. Please clip your tops and put them in a plastic bag with your child’s name and classroom and place the bag in the box at the front entrance of school. You can find Box Tops on 100s of  Read More »

4 Day Weekend Coming

This is just a reminder that there is NO SCHOOL for students on October 10th because it is a teacher professional development day. Also there is NO SCHOOl for students on October 13th because it is Columbus Day, making it a four day weekend. Enjoy your holiday wee Read More »

School Picture Day – October 22, 2014

Smile! Picture Day is coming to Stoddert on October 22nd. You should receive the picture order forms in your child’s backpack soon. The order forms are due on October Read More »