Aug 31

Breakthrough Year for District’s Environmental Education Program

Posted on August 31, 2017 at 9:09 AM by Allan Warren

EE field trip to Morse PreserveThe 2016-2017 school year marked an exciting new chapter for the District’s Environmental Program.  As a growing program, we set out to reach more students than ever before with our lessons and projects.  We aim to provide outdoor learning experiences and interactive lessons to youth throughout Pierce County, in order to inspire our next generation of stewards and scientists.

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May 31

2017 Children's Water Festival in the Books

Posted on May 31, 2017 at 9:16 AM by Allan Warren

Water FestivalThe skull of an Orca whale intrigues and fascinates students at the Children’s Water Festival, held March 14 at The University of Puget Sound.
In a continuation of annual tradition, over 600 5th graders from around Pierce County converged on the University of Puget Sound campus for the Children’s Water Festival. The eager students spent the day learning about water through activities such as fish dissections, wildlife displays, water testing...

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Nov 29

District Helps Launch Salmon Explorers Education Program

Posted on November 29, 2016 at 12:20 PM by Allan Warren

Page 5 photoFirgrove Elementary 4th grade students embarked on the first Puyallup Hatchery field trip of the season as part of the Puyallup School District’s new Salmon Explorers program. This fall and winter, more than 20 classes

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