STEM Programs for Pets

IMG_9346School Outreach: STEM in your classroom

Combines a unique blend of Humane Education with STEM  (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) activities for K through grade 8. All programs are aligned with Virginia’s Standards of Learning (SOL) guidelines, as well as Next Generation Science Standards.  This program is delivered to you at your school by a humane educator.

Cost is $6 per student.  A minimum of $60 per visit is required.

Shelter Visit Program:

Includes the STEM program for Pets (available for K through eighth grade) on-site at our facility.  This unique opportunity combines service learning and humane education with hands-on STEM Design challenges to encourage critical thinking and civic responsibility.  This visit includes a tour of the shelter and Petting Zoo (weather permitting).

Cost is $6 per student (minimum of $75 per visit).

To book a STEM Program, please email our Humane Education Manager, Swee Hart, at or call 757-595-1399 x 110.