The following are the minutes for the Stoddert PTO Executive Meeting on December 03, 2015… Attendees: Maria O’Donnell Nitchet Quarles Assistant Principal Ibis Villegas Assistant Principal Turner Alysa McClellan Eve-Lyn Turmail Diane Terrell Jason Orlando Christina Boccuti Leigh McKenna Caitlin Oppenheimer Jen Perry Juli Smith Sarah Strike Emily Russell Melissa Loughlin Allan Gordus PTO Presidents‘ Welcome and Update The PTO is planning to send thank you’s to families who have paid PTO dues. The PTO especially
Since the addition of the West Wing trailers at Stoddert, the teachers and school administration must park on the street in Glover Park. Many of the Stoddert parents have been kind enough to loan their free DC visitor parking passes to Stoddert staff members so that those parking on the street do not get parking tickets.
Help Syrian refugees with your coats and blankets! Stoddert parent Sara Durkin-Rosen is collecting coats, jackets and blankets for the Syrian refugees. A container for donations will be outside her home at 2445 39th St NW starting this Sunday, November 29th. The drive ends on December 4th. If you’d like to donate money or drop off the donation
Every year around the holidays the PTO hosts a sale of Stoddert clothing and gear. This year’s sale will be December 9th through the 11th. The sale will include sweatshirts, t-shirt, water bottles and more! Visit the calendar for more information and to find the schedule of when the sale will be open.
There will be a pop up farmers’ market Tuesday, November 24th outside of the school at 3:15 until 4:30. We will be selling cranberries and sweet potatoes for Thanksgiving!
Click Play above to watch the video from the newscast. Here is a link to the Fox 5 News story on their website: http://www.fox5dc.com/news/local-news/52454082-story
Thank you so much to everyone who has donated to the community service club’s toiletries drive going on until December 3rd. #StoddertCares is participating in SOME’s annual Shoebox Gift Drive. The community service club is collecting donations until December 3rd and will decorate the shoeboxes and fill them with your generous donations. Then, they will deliver the boxes to
Stoddert’s fourth and fifth graders in the GeoPlunge Club have been working hard this fall season during their recess and lunch to learn all sorts of information about United States geography and history. Four Stoddert teams recently went to the citywide GeoPlunge Tournament and everyone did a great job representing Stoddert. After many rounds of play against teams from all over the city, one Stoddert team
The following are the minutes from the LSAT meeting in November 2015… Stoddert Elementary School Local School Advisory Team (LSAT) Meeting November 18, 2015 4:30 – 6:00 p.m. Science Classroom Attendees Administration – Bryant, Turner Faculty Representatives – Stevenson (outgoing President), Choi, Guaraldo, O’Beirne, Turmail Parent Representatives –Loughlin, Oppenheimer, Russell Local Community – none present
The following is a special message to Stoddert’s families from Assistant Principal Villegas: Please know that you are welcome to contact Stoddert’s school counselors Ms. Zachary and/or Ms. Hoyt if you would like your child to speak one-on-one with them about the current media attention on terrorism. Ms. Zachary also advises families to Common Sense Media for sage tips on how to broach the subject of the attacks with children of varying ages.