Major takeaways from the school district’s meeting on Saturday to address the nine water outlets throughout the district that were recently found to have high levels of lead in their water.
Attention garden friends — we need your help this summer! We need two families per week to weed, and one family to fill the tree bags with water.
Great images by Anna Persson Herbst from Orange Studios Photography of our 4th Graders’ trip to Sandy Hook! Thanks to New Jersey Sea Grant Consortium for making this such an educational and fun day!
We need as many volunteers as possible to get the SOMA arboretum installed and to take care of our trees, outdoor classroom, vegetable garden and habitat garden this weekend!
Thanks for everyone who marched in the Memorial Day parade!
Thought last spring was awesome? This spring, the Outdoor Learning Center is getting even better and closer to completion!
Just in time for Mother’s Day, Seth Boyden is selling plants that are native to this region, which means they can survive our temperatures and rainfall.
For our next work day, we’ll install tree markers and Story Trail signs. Please join the fun on Saturday, June 3, from 9-4 and Sunday, June 4, from 2-5.
This week the PTA dedicated the new Teachers’ Station in our Outdoor Learning Center to Seth Boyden’s faculty
Our old fence has been removed, and now we need some help with our new fence, which will double as a grape trellis.
Thanks to all who came out to work in the habitat garden on Saturday, but we’re not done yet! Help us start the installation of the new fence on Sunday, 4/9.
Some garden updates from Matthias Ebinger, including a call for helpers for a work day from 9am to 3pm this Saturday, April 1.
Here’s the schedule for this winter’s Beyond the Bell enrichment.
Every Friday, different parents have been volunteering to staff the school’s Strawberry Fields garden so that our children can explore it during recess.
Don’t forget to sign up for a shift (or two) at the Harvest Festival on Oct. 15. It can’t happen without you! We also need bakers and cooks.
The new trees in the backyard need a last bit of watering to ensure that they make it through the winter.
We are looking for volunteers for Garden Recess and Garden Maintenance Days.
We celebrated years of visionary thinking, fundraising and plain old hard work with the grand opening of our Outdoor Learning Center on Friday.
Maggie Tuohy spends a lot of time in Strawberry Fields, and she has the great photos to prove it.
On Saturday at Seth Boyden, several elementary school principals and assistant principals as well as a number of PTA presidents answered questions from prospective parents about kindergarten, elementary school, and the South Orange & Maplewood School District. Afterward, there was a parent-to-parent meeting to let the visiting parents know more about our school. If you’re Read more about Learning About Kindergarten[…]