Pathfinder Garden Classroom’s summer plans

Summer’s here, but the garden keeps growing. Bring a friend and come water, harvest, and watch our beautiful space unfold! All ages welcome, and please feel free to come even if the slots have filled up.

Sign up here: . Updates and garden photos will be posted on the Pathfinder Garden Facebook page at …

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Autism Acceptance and So Much More!

504’s, IEP’s and IDK’s Oh my! Do any of these ring a bell for you when you think about your child? Roughly thirty percent of our student population are currently being served for special needs in the classroom through a 504 or an IEP. That’s right THIRTY percent. Another undocumented percentage of us fall, daily, …

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The Earth Project Cookbook

The Earth Project team is seeking recipes for simple and delicious family food from our very own Pathfinder community. This is our last call-out for recipes so we can work on publishing the book in Spring!


The cookbook will include a history of our school garden and kid art in addition to 20 recipes …

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Pathfinder honored for its improvements in reading and math

Congratulations to the Pathfinder staff and students for being named a 2014 School of Distinction! From the Center for Educational Effectiveness’ press release:

Bellevue WA – October 28, 2014 – Outstanding improvement in reading and math sustained over a five‐year period is the reason that 101 schools in Washington state received the 2014 School of …

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Meet Elk Clan (4/5) teacher, Talia!

Hello! My name is Talia Maas-Howard, and I’m thrilled to be joining the Pathfinder team this year as the 4th/5th grade Elk Clan teacher. I was born and raised in Northern California where I completed my BA in Development Studies at UC Berkeley. I worked in various capacities in the Oakland Unified School District before …

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