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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 Tutoring at Tifereth Israel Starts This Week!

Free for Shepherd Students

Now in its 17th Year!

More Information.

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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.

Volunteer with the room parent in your child’s class to work in your class-sponsored booth; and/or

Volunteer for general assignments with the Fall Fest Committee!

(This link leaves the Shepherd website.)

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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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Don’t Forget: Spirit Wear Fridays!

Wear Shepherd Gear or Anything Green and/or Gold.

Another Shepherd Gear Sale will be announced soon.

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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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Spirit Week – October 27 – 31

Monday: Pajama Day

Tuesday: Sports Team Day

Wednesday: Wacky Tacky Day

Thursday: Twin Day

Friday: Character Day

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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.