Capital Coding Summer Program Starting Next Week

Hi HES Parents, I’m Sam Meddin. I’m a student at Bethesda-Chevy Chase (B-CC) high school and the founder of Capital Coding Academy, a group of local high school students who teach small group coding lessons for elementary and middle school students. I have always been interested in STEM, with a passion for computers. I began […]

Posted by Herndon PTA Secretary in Uncategorized on June 16, 2021

Summer Debate Camp

We are two rising seniors at TJHSST who founded Nation’s Capital Debate Academy with a passion to teach public speaking and debate to elementary and middle schoolers. We have so far conducted six debate camps and have trained over 100 ES and MS students. We are planning on running multiple online debate camps during the […]

Posted by Herndon PTA Secretary in Uncategorized on June 1, 2021

Herndon Basketball Summer Camp

Not sure what to do with your kids this summer? Sign them up for a week-long basketball camp with two experienced varsity basketball players!! Boys and girls in Grades 4th-7th welcome!! These 1 hour & 30 minute training sessions will work on dribbling, shooting, speed, and defensive skills. Since COVID is still out there, hand […]

Posted by Herndon PTA Secretary in Uncategorized on May 23, 2021

May 15: STEM Provider Virtual Conference, promoting STEM enrichment resources for kids

The link to register for this event is: https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJ0ocOGspj0iGNbRRum6ZFebdy22lLcAVpLR Dear Registrants. The TJ PTSA Diversity Committee is pleased to announce it will be hosting a virtual event on 15 May 2021, an online virtual conference featuring several area STEM education providers, including those that offer free and reduced fee services for low-income households. The purpose of […]

Posted by Herndon PTA Secretary in Uncategorized on April 30, 2021

Clinica de Vacunas Abril 29 y 30

Herndon COVID-19 Clínica de vacunas Jueves 29 de abril y Viernes 30 de abril 9:00 am – 3:30 pm / 150 dosis No sin cita previa (Se requiere preinscripción el día anterior) Tipo de dosis: moderno Ubicación de la clínica de vacunas: Centro comunitario de Herndon 814 Ferndale Ave Herndon, VA 20170 Población objetivo: Todas […]

Posted by Herndon PTA Secretary in Uncategorized on April 28, 2021

(Mostly) Free Resources for Math and STEM Learning

Most of these resources are online and free. YouTube Channels: Numberblocks– This is a show aimed at preschoolers. This show sparks young children’s interest in mathematics. Math with Mr. J- The simple animation, designed to look like drawings on a chalkboard, combined with the teacher’s serious voice-over explanations, makes concepts easy to understand. Math Antics– This […]

Posted by Herndon PTA Secretary in Uncategorized on April 12, 2021

National PTA Our Children Magazine

National PTA’s Our Children Magazine supports busy parents navigating the adventure of raising a child. We offer parenting, education, wellness and family fun tips and advice so you can help your child excel at school and in life. Share the articles with your families and on your social media pages to keep your community informed […]

Posted by Herndon PTA Secretary in Uncategorized on April 5, 2021

Thomas Jefferson PTSA STEM Conference

The TJ PTSA Diversity Committee will be hosting a virtual conference on May 15 featuring several area STEM education providers, including those that offer free and reduced fee services for low-income households. The purpose of this event is to inform the community of those services available for aspiring TJ candidates currently in Elementary and Middle […]

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Tutoring and Summer Scholarships from Black Student Fund and Junior Scholars

My name is Norma Margulies and I am the founder of Hispanics for STEM.  The only objective of my newly restructured and strictly volunteer-based organization is to share relevant information about free STEM resources available to less-privileged students. In this connection, I would like to share with you TWO resources for your students: The Black […]

Posted by Herndon PTA Secretary in Uncategorized on March 25, 2021

Techstravaganza this May

Good afternoon, We represent the leadership of Tomorrow’s Women in Science and Technology (TWIST), a student organization at Thomas Jefferson High School (TJHSST). Each year, we promote STEM to young students through our annual flagship outreach event, Techstravaganza, and we would love for your students to attend! Techstravaganza is a free, public STEM activity fair […]

Posted by Herndon PTA Secretary in Events on March 18, 2021