Categories
Community Building Fundraising Press PTA Seth Boyden News Uncategorized

Giving Tuesday!

Giving Tuesday is Nov 30Support our students and staff! This year, our PTA needs your donation more than ever to fund field trips, supplies for our teachers, and more. Please consider a one-time financial gift during this time of year. Donate via Paypal or Venmo @SBPTA (add “donation” to the message). Your contribution is greatly […]

Categories
General Press PTA School School District Seth Boyden News

PTA Statement

October 8, 2021 SETH BOYDEN PTA STATEMENT ON ALLEGED RELIGIOUS BIAS INCIDENT The Seth Boyden Parent Teacher Association believes that our schools should be inclusive spaces for learning and growth. Students should never face discrimination. We stand in solidarity with the student who was allegedly asked to remove her hijab, and support her family. While […]

Categories
Garden Press School Seth Boyden News

Strawberry Fields Adds an Outdoor Kitchen

On Oct. 18, Columbia junior Jack Kelly cut the ribbon on Seth Boyden’s new outdoor kitchen, which he built as his Eagle Scout project.

Categories
Community Building Press PTA School

Dinner & Dancing at Seth Boyden

by Tia Swanson (photos courtesy of Brian Edgerton) The tables were properly set, the water poured. The waitstaff had its instructions: serve from the right, clear from the left; don’t hover. The diners were expected at any moment. Then suddenly they came, a little shorter than usual, a tad more boisterous. The fancy “restaurant,” after […]

Categories
Events Fundraising Outdoor Learning Center Press PTA School District SOMA

Sold-Out Crowd for Ira Glass Event

Sunday’s event was a hit with the audience, and raised more than $30,000 to expand Seth Boyden’s outdoor learning center. By Warren Westura and Mary Mann from Maplewood Patch http://maplewood.patch.com/articles/ira-glass-at-columbia-high-school#photo-12941353 Seth Boyden’s “A Conversation with Culture” series got off to a roaring start on Sunday night as Ira Glass and his “This American Life” staff […]

Categories
Events Garden Outdoor Learning Center Press PTA School

Strawberry Fields Celebrates ‘Farm to School’ Week

Seth Boyden students enjoyed demonstrations of locally grown foods as well as a lesson in civics on Sept. 25 when Assemblyman John F. McKeon and Assemblywoman Mila M. Jasey came to Strawberry Fields to celebrate “Farm to School Week.” McKeon is the sponsor of a measure that designated the last week of September as “Jersey […]

Categories
Press Uncategorized

Seth Boyden Summer School Students Make Reading Fun at Maplewood Library

Seth Boyden summer school students are featured on the Maplewood Library website with this photo. Visit the posting here.

Categories
Events Press School

100th Day of School!

Our kindergarteners celebrated the 100th day of school with their traditional portable festivities: http://patch.com/A-qV5s

Categories
Press PTA

Ample supply of good press

Helping to launch our new website, the Patch featured our new site in their round-up of PTA websites.