Stoddert Elementary
Enrollment is Upon Us! Packets should come in the mail this week

The DCPS Enrollment window opens Wednesday, April 1 , 2015.  All families should receive a pre-populated enrollment packet in the mail this week.  Families are encouraged to bring their completed packets (with the important proof of residency documentation) to the main office to enroll their students for SY 2015-2016.  Please contact Ms. Rivera ( or  Read More »

Choir Concert on Friday Morning is for ALL Chorus Participants in all Grades

Just for the sake of clarification, the Choir concert on Friday Morning is for ALL kids from all grades who participate in the chorus led by Ms. Liora. “The chorus performance will be Friday, April 3rd at 8:30 a.m. in the amphitheater located just next to the Stoddert Garden on the side of the school.  Read More »

DCPS – Make Up Days

Letter regarding make up days 03.31.15   DCPS Parents and Families, Due to the snow days we have accumulated this year, there is a need to make up two days in the academic calendar. Therefore the following changes will take place:  Monday, May 18, which was a parent/teacher conference day is now a full  Read More »

Stoddert Day at Politics and Prose a Success

Thank you to everyone who came out for the Stoddert Day at Politics and Prose. We raised $600 and you all provided 20 books to our classroom libraries. We especially thank those who volunteered to make the day a suc Read More »

Students Dismissed Early on Friday, April 3rd

This is just a reminder that students will be dismissed at 12:15 p.m. on Friday, April 3rd, 2015 because it is the end of the Read More »

Fillmore Open House – April 3rd, 2015

Fillmore’s Open House is on Friday, April 3rd.  This will provide parents with a first hand look at what the Fillmore school day is like for their child. Classes will be open for observation from 10:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m.  We hope to see you there!  1819 35th St. NW, 3rd F Read More »

PTA Exec Board Meeting – April 29th, 2015

The next PTA Executive Board meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, April 29th, 2015 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the library. The meeting is for those who hold elected positions. However, these meetings are open and anyone is welcome to attend. If you want to email the board with questions, comments, or ideas you  Read More »

Chancellor’s Parent Cabinet Announced – Two Stoddert Parents Named

Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson recently announced the members of her 2015 Parent Cabinet. Stoddert Elementary is fortunate in having two parents selected for this prestigious honor: Andre Carter and Thomas Strike. In fact, Tom served last year and was asked to stay on for a second year. Parents are not selected for the Cabinet in  Read More »

PTA to a PTO – What’s in a Name

We have a homework assignment for you. At the end of last school year, the Stoddert community voted to disassociate as a Parent Teacher Association (PTA) and implement a Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) in its stead. The Executive Board has developed draft bylaws for our soon-to-launch PTO and we want your input. The draft was  Read More »