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Monday, December 10, 2018

Wabi-sabi – Flawed Beauty At Hill Center

Celebrating the return of the cherry blossoms is an annual experience for the denizens of Studio Maury, as it is for many other District...

‘Join Scouting Night’ With Pack and Troup 380 September 5th

Capitol Hill Boy Scout Troop 380 will host an information night beginning 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, September 5th in Providence Park (Second and E Streets...

The 1-2-3s of IEP

Parents of children with special needs face worry over many issues, but perhaps the most prevalent worry is education. Where to send their children...

What Colleges are Looking For In DC-Area Applicants

I’m usually skeptical of college rankings, but there’s a new one out that’s worth paying attention to. In May, the Independent Educational Consultants Association...

For Young Robotics Students, STEM Becomes Hands On

When a member of Payne Elementary School’s Robotics Club couldn’t attend the World Championship in Louisville, Kentucky, 5th grader Makaya Cox was asked to...

Environmental Initiatives

Seaton Elementary School (1503 10 St. NW) Principal Suzanne Peters says adding an environmental education plan for fourth graders was an important contribution —...

Meet Six New Ward 6 Principals

In the upcoming 2018-2019 academic year, Ward 6 will welcome twice as many new principals to its schools as it did the year previous....

Nursing and Nurturing

Platypus Media, Capitol Hill’s award-winning publisher of books for children and their families, has added two new titles to their line. Part of their...

Amidon-Bowen Holds Its First Soiree

Despite a downpour, parents and friends of the Amidon Bowen elementary school, located on I Street SW, celebrated their first, annual Soiree. Inside the...

Balloonacy

Balloonacy tells the story of a lonely old man who discovers an unlikely friendship with a red balloon that floats into his life unexpectedly...