Hay isn’t just for horses . . .

It’s for Harvest Festivals and mulching! Not just decor anymore! The Bales of Straw that we used in the Pumpkin Patch at the Harvest Festival were put to work in the Garden! Ms. Davis brought her 1st Graders out to spread straw that will help keep weeds and mud at bay! They also broke into…

ConnectED 11/2/14

Tomorrow, the Jog-a-thon begins at 8:30am. After a weekend-long weather delay, I know you’re anxious to get out there and show what you can do.  Students may wear athletic shorts or pants while running in the event, but will need to be in uniform before and after. Prior to the Jog-a-thon, I will announce the winners of…

November Newsletter

Dear Families of Phoebe Hearst, What a busy month of October we’ve had! The Giving Garden was in ‘full bloom’ with rich learning opportunities for students outside the classroom, PTO put on an incredible Harvest Festival in large part to the superb effort of Sarah Z’Berg, Hillary Johnson, and Holly Whitman, the Jog-a-thon raised more…

Jogathon Schedule

Jog-a-thon RESCHEDULED to Monday, November 3rd (Due to 90% chance of rain on Friday) Make sure your child comes to school with good running shoes and please remember that while it is a Free Dress Day, costumes are NOT allowed! Time Grade Run time Water and rest 8:30-8:55 K 10-15 10 9:00-9:25 1 15 10 9:30-9:55 5…

Dragon Values

Dear Parents, As you know, we have officially introduced the Dragon Values of Phoebe Hearst! There are nine core values that we expect of our students as well as ourselves with respect to conduct, attitude, and character each and every day! To reinforce these values, we have hung posters in each classroom and around campus…

Feeling Good From My Head ToMaToes!

Thank you Mrs. Relles for braving the fog this chilly morning and bringing your class out to work with our many parent volunteers in four Garden Stations! Kindergartners were able to get some Carrots planted, Be Chicken Herders, Learn about Composting Worms and be Garden Detectives! Did you know that the plant (green part) of…