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2018-19 School Year

2018-19 School Year

Upcoming Events! We have some awesome activities planned for this coming school year! You don’t want to miss all these amazing learning opportunities! Farm planning & design: Our new farm is completely raw. While we have gotten a bit done, there is much...
Be a Student for the Day!

Be a Student for the Day!

  LSUHS students and guests walking the fence line—an activity they do prior to starting classes each day. The big day! On July 12th, we opened our doors to some guest students who are interested in our programs and wanted to experience a day in the life of farm...
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,...
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...