The Chick and Hatching program is coming to Stoddert in May! The Pre-K classroom will host the chicks and the hatching eggs. If you are interested in helping out with the chicks on weekdays, before and/or after school, please let Mrs. Sarah Strike and Ms. Valerie Ford-Barnum know via email. Before and/or after school for 10 quick minutes,
The Stoddert Garden program is looking for a few parent volunteers to offer to check in on the chicks and chickens multiple times a week throughout the month of May. Checking in with the chicks and chickens take less than 15 minutes to make sure they have enough food and water, let them walk around for a
Stoddert families are invited to help our Garden Coordinator Ms. Hannah prepare the Garden for winter! On Sunday December 4th from 10am-11:30am, we will be mulching the garden, cutting back the perennials, and making sure all of our plants are tucked in for the winter months! If you are interested in participating, please RSVP here by Tuesday November
This year’s Get Out And Garden Day at Stoddert held on Sunday, October 23rd was a huge success! Led by Stoddert’s School Garden Coordinator, Ms. Hannah, many students and family members came out to the garden to help get is prepped and ready for winter. The fall crops were planted and fresh mulch was spread over
The chickens arrived in our school’s garden! As a part of their earth science program, the students will learn about the two chickens and care for them. And, eggs that are laid will be available in the Farmer’s Market on Thursdays after school! We are still looking for weekend help with the chickens, please sign up here.
This is a friendly reminder that dogs are not permitted on Stoddert’s school grounds. This includes keeping dogs off of the baseball field, the playgrounds and the area in and around the garden. Additionally, please share this information with your Glover Park neighbors who may be using the field and school grounds with their dog.
Do you work downtown? The Stoddert Farmer’s Market needs your help with picking up produce! We get fresh produce every week from the K Street Farm, which is run by DC Greens. In the past, they have delivered, but they stopped delivery this year. We are seeking parent volunteers who are willing to pick up
The chickens are arriving soon in the Stoddert garden and we need your help to care for them! Please help us care for the hens over the weekend this fall by visiting the Stoddert garden, letting the hens roam a bit, and bringing them some treats. This is a fun volunteer job that you can do with
October is Growing Healthy Schools Month! To celebrate this month, Stoddert will be having a “Get Out and Garden Day” on Sunday, October 23, 2016 from 10am until noon in the Stoddert Elementary School garden. This event is hosted by the school’s garden aide, Ms. Hannah. This event is free. Please RSVP right here. Bring your family,
Please come to Stoddert’s fall farmers market outside of school Thursdays starting September 15th through November 17th, from 3:15-4:45 pm. Stoddert’s Garden Aide Ms. Hannah and Stoddert students will be selling apples, corn, tomatoes and peppers! Cash only! Click here for more information or contact Ms. Hannah.