National Walk to School Day

Wednesday, October 8

Join DC Councilmember Muriel Bowser and the Shepherd Elementary School community as we walk to school on Wednesday, October 8.  Walk from home or join one of our “walking school buses” leaving from the corner of Luzon Avenue and Van Buren Street NW at 8:00 a.m. or from Marvin Caplan Park at 8:10 a.m.  Download this flyer for complete information and safety tips!  Or contact Shepherd parents Jim Elliot or Monica Goletiani for more information.

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PTA Meeting

Wednesday, October 15 – 6:30 p.m.

In the gymnasium

As always, free child care for Shepherd students in the cafeteria.

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 Fall Fest

Saturday, October 25 ♦ 12:00 – 5:00 p.m.

14th Street, in front of Shepherd Elementary

Download this flyer for more information.

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The PTA’s 180 Fund

Click here to make your contribution today.

Could you give a dollar a day?  Learn more here.

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2014/15 Star Achievers

Before and Aftercare Registration is Now Closed for ALL GRADES. No new students will be accepted at this time. To be placed on a waiting list please email sesstarachievers@gmail.com. >> Click here for more info.

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Get Caught Reading!

 ⇒  PK-1 Response Log  ⇒  2-5 Response Log  ⇒  REVIEW reading strategies for your child

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 Kelly-TimShuyKelly and Tim Shuy, co-owners of Ledo Pizza on Georgia Avenue, proudly show the plaque their received from the Shepherd PTA at June 22’s Shepherd Park Citizens Association Community Picnic. The plaque reads: “With sincere appreciation: The Shepherd Elementary School PTA Acknowledges LEDO PIZZA and Thanks Tim and Kelly Shuy for Their Support of Shepherd Families and the Community.”
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 The Way We Were…

Renovations Continue!

(Come see for yourself!)

⇒ SEE renovation pictures from the summer of 2013. ⇒ SEE the PowerPoint presentation from the June 2013 community meeting. ⇒ VIEW a slide show of the first set of architect drawings.  ⇒ MORE Info

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Join the effort to get Paul Robeson included in music textbooks

>> more info

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Shepherd Graduates – and Teacher! – Featured in the Washington Post

  ⇒  Read the Story   ⇒  View Photos

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DCPS Testing

>> Click here to see PowerPoint presentation on DC-CAS and AYP.