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Winding down our first year!

Winding down our first year!

Wow! The school year is nearly over – our first year under our belts! So much has happened this year for us from our exhaustive property search, to opening temporarily in Chester, to finding and moving into our permanent property! From there we had to unpack,...
A Visit from RTD

A Visit from RTD

We were delighted to have Richmond Times Dispatch Reporter Holly Prestidge and Photographer Mark Gormus visit LOCAL STEW U to learn about the school. Mark came back on several occasions, taking photos, joking with the students and enjoying the time with the animals,...
Upcoming events

Upcoming events

We have some awesome activities already on the books for our Spring Term with more getting added as we go. If you are considering a mid-year transition to LoSU, now would be a great time to join us! First Quarter Farm planning & design: Our new farm is completely...
Week of November 27, 2017

Week of November 27, 2017

Well, this has been an interesting week. Tuesday morning we discovered we were a go for our very own farm right outside Richmond! Hallelujah! There’s lots more to say about that. Look for something in our “Blog Articles and Updates” section in the...
Week of November 13, 2017

Week of November 13, 2017

We are blessed to have so many exciting learning opportunities! But, then one doesn’t need to look too hard or too far to find things to do in the Richmond area especially as it relates to farm. While it is a city, farming seems to be oozing in from the rural...
Week of November 6, 2017

Week of November 6, 2017

This was a short week with the Veteran’s Day holiday and not quite as eventful as last week! Students continued their studies of public speaking and TED talks and started making more formal plans for our temporary farm space here in Chester. We spent our farm...