Explore a story walk at the park, celebrate Pi Day and more!
Explore a story walk at the park, celebrate Pi Day and more!

The Little School

Nurturing your child’s social-emotional development and passion for learning on our beautiful 12-acre campus for over 60 years. Preschool–grade 5. 


Where to take the kids amid coronavirus fears

If you’re looking to avoid big crowds and find fresh air, try these family outings around the Sound.

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Get outside and enjoy the spring weather on these gorgeous trails.
Please take responsible precautions and always check the latest health advisories and information on COVID-19 when considering events to attend with your family. There may be last-minute cancellations, so we urge you to double-check with the event provider before going.
1. Wander around Lewis Creek Park and see if you can find all the items on a self-guided scavenger hunt(ONGOING)
2. Discover all sorts of tiny, perfect things together on a pop-up story walk through the park. (THROUGH MARCH 23)
3. Celebrate Pi Day with an official or DIY Pi Day run (just run around 3.14 blocks!); follow it up by making a real pie(SAT.)
4. Watch an important musical about a boy who learns how to play baseball in a concentration camp. (SAT.)
5. Head to Paradise for a guided snowshoe walk and bring your sled for the Mount Rainier snow play area. (SAT.–SUN.)
6. Watch animals gobble up “lucky” treats for St. Patrick’s Day, and see if you can spot all the green animals at the zoo. (SUN.)

Summer J Camp

With more than 60 camp options, J Camp (June 22–Aug. 28) welcomes everyone to learn, grow and make lifelong friends.



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