Clip and turn in your Box Tops to the collection box at the front entrance of school by Monday, October 26th. Please place your Box Tops in a clear plastic zip bag. Each Box Top is worth 10 cents and the money collected goes to the Student Activity Fund at Stoddert. Remember, you can find
Dear Stoddert Families: This update provides information on two current initiatives: the district-wide Cornerstone Project initiative, and our school-specific science initiative. Here’s a summary of each grade level’s most recent Cornerstone Project: Kindergarten students reflected upon the importance of Making Friends. Kindergarten teachers worked alongside our Information Literacy Team to engage students in taking selfies with a friend and to help them make “friendship
The following are the minutes from the Stoddert PTO Executive Meeting on October 01, 2015… Attendees: Maria O’Donnell Nitchet Quarles Alysa McClellan Principal Don Bryant Assistant Principal Ibis Villegas Assistant Principal Turner Eve-Lyn Turmail Brian O’Beirne Jason Orlando Christina Boccuti Dave Clark Leigh McKenna Caitlin Oppenheimer Jen Perry Juli Smith Anne Banner Rob Henning Nick Jacobs Lisa Bradburn Jessica O’Connell Melissa Loughlin John Claud Allan Gordus PTO Presidents‘ Welcome and Update
Your PTO dues are hard at work helping to upkeep Stoddert’s grounds. The DCPS campus’ across the city are maintained by DC’s General Services Department. However they are only responsible for cutting grass. Stoddert is very unique (and lucky!) to have several wonderful green spaces and plants that border our school. Maintenance of these areas
Thank you to everyone who joined Principal Bryant for coffee on October 1, 2015 in the library to discuss current issues at school. For those of you who weren’t able to join, here is a brief run down of items that were discussed: Physical Education: Coach Wagner attended and gave a brief update. The bikes started this week for
There have been a few recent changes and additions to Stoddert’s faculty: Mrs. Iris Ogburn is now the part time Reading Resource teacher and the part time Instructional Coach teacher. Mrs. Julie Schneider is now the part time Science Resource teacher. Mrs. Ginger Jacobs has joined the Stoddert faculty at the part time Reading Resource and the part time
The annual Book Fair at Stoddert is coming up. It will be in the lobby from October 19 – 23, 2015. This event couldn’t happen without volunteers to help sell the books. Sign up here to take one of the many one-hour shifts during the week.
During the 2015/2016 school year, when DC Public Schools (DCPS) conducts full-day closures for staff development, DC Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) offers Fun Day Camp – a single-day program offering fun and enriching activities (such as sports activities, arts and crafts, and more) for children, ages 6–12 years old. Fun Day Camp is free,
Has your little one outgrown his or her pirate costume from a few Halloweens ago? How about that too short tutu at the bottom of the dress up bin? The Stoddert Pre-K class is collecting gently worn costumes and dress-up items for our the school’s Fall Festival Costume Shop! Look for the costume donation bin outside of the Pre-K
The Fall Festival committee (Lisa Bradburn and Kathryn Matto) need your help with the set up and clean up for the event on October 17th. Click here to sign up for a time to help out. We are looking forward to celebrating the season with the Stoddert community!