1:30-2:30pm, PTA New Families Lunch @ Bear Creek Elementary Gym - Luncheon to welcome families new to Bear Creek
2:30-3:30pm, Bear Creek Open House - Meet your teacher and drop off your school supplies
3:00-4:00pm, PTA Ice Cream Social @ Bear Creek Elementary Playground - Catch up with old friends and meet new ones
Car Wash tickets will be available for purchase. Cost per ticket is $7 (cash or check). Each ticket is good for a basic car wash from Green Planet Car Wash in Woodinville (behind Shake N Go). Pre-order them online.
Tuesday, Sept 2nd, First Day of School
Monday, Sept 8th, After School Enrichment Program club registrations will open. Make sure you have an account on this site. You will need it to register your child.
Parent volunteers check books in and out, shelve books, run reports, assist students and work on various other projects. Morning (8:50-11:25) and afternoon (1:05-3:25) times need to be covered every day. Job sharing is available (every other week) if enough volunteers sign up. More details and open shift information will be sent to those interested in helping. Sign up here.
After School Enrichment 2014-2015
Has your child enjoyed our Clubs or Arts classes?
Each of these is chaired by a PTA volunteer. PTA is looking for folks who would like to chair an after school enrichment club next year. We are also looking for a person to co-chair the Arts classes. Please contact Anne Lind for more information.
Got a Little time? Got a lot?
Volunteering a bit of your time and talents can help transform a good school into a GREAT school.
Even if you only have an hour or two a week, you can make a difference! There are many PTA sponsored opportunities available to get involved and help our children, teachers, and staff.
All returning parents can access our convenient online directory until October 31, 2014. Starting November 1st, all new families will be added to the directory and access will be limited to PTA members only . Log in to the directory from your computer and verify your contact information for the 2014-2015 school year. After verifying your information, you can download a more convenient and faster School Directory App for your tablet or phone through Google Play or iTunes . An FAQ and parent user guide is available online . ... read full article
Posted August 25, 2014 by PTA
Get Ready for School!
Here's your checklist for August: Back to School Packet " Join/Donate ". Volunteer . Come join us on August 28 th New Family Luncheon 1:30 – 2:30 pm (in the gym) Meet the Teachers 2:30 – 3:30 pm (Open House) Ice Cream Social 3:00 – 4:00 pm (on the playground) ... read full article
Posted August 4, 2014 by PTA Webmaster
ADVOCACY 101 – What, Why, When, Who, Where, How
If you were unable to make it to the meeting on April 30th in the Woodinville Library, the information Nancy distributed is available below. It is a basic how-to in advocacy with a resource guide to the Northshore School District, and contact information for important folks in PTA, NSD, WA State Legislature, and the US Congress. If you have any questions contact Nancy . ADVOCACY 101 – What, Why, When, Who, Where, How WHAT is advocacy? YOU are an advocate every time you speak up for your child to the teacher or principal! “Advocacy is the art of ... read full article