Storm ready? We sure hope so!

What does the Storm mean for the Garden in General and the Chickens specifically? We are glad you asked! First we want to let you now that Chickens are storm/snow and generally weather proof! Did you know that the average chicken has 8,500 feathers? These feathers work together to create the chicken version of a…

Who needed a little Re-Coop-erating?! :)

Many of you might have noticed that the head of our hen house- the one and only Mrs. Henrietta Eggan was missing!!!! So here’s the SsssCoop! Complete with a happy ending! The Friday before Thanksgiving Mr. Burkhouse noticed that Mrs. Eggan was having trouble moving and didn’t look very good! We decided to take her…

Native Habitat Garden Planting- Take Two!

Big Thank You to Mr. Burkhouse, Mr. Goul, Mrs. Warren and Mrs. Harris for bringing their classes out last Friday to participate in the Supplemental planting in the Habitat Garden (which is located adjacent to the vegetable garden)! Thanks also to the DFW for sending Colin to help us out! Planted last year thanks to…

URGENT – Book Fair Volunteers Needed!

Dear Phoebe Parents, The Scholastic Book Fair will be at the school in the library when we return from the break (Dec. 1-Dec. 5). I need more volunteers to help with the registers and student shoppers. If I do not get more help, I will only be able to stay open during student’s library times….

Help Wanted: Phoebe Hearst Yard Duty Supervisor

This is a paid position, supervising children at lunch and recess throughout the school day. Please inquire at the front office if you would like more information or are interested in this position. Thank you.

December Newsletter

Dear Families of Phoebe Hearst, Congratulations on officially finishing the first term of this fast-paced school year!  November was dedicated to academic conferences and an introduction to our district’s new elementary report cards. As with anything new and unknown, a period of growing pains and adjustments is to be expected – we, as a staff,…