Bear Creek Elementary PTA

July 2015  


Sunday, August 2nd

Kindergarten & New 1st Grader Play Date

Make a friend before 1st day of school... please join us at:
Cottage Lake Park
Sunday, August 2nd @ 3 pm


Thursday, August 27th

1:30 – 2:30 pm: New Family Lunch in BC Gym
2:30 – 3:30 pm: Meet your Teacher in Classrooms
3:00 – 4:00 pm: Ice Cream Social in BC Playground

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Important! 2015-2016 School Supplies List
If you didn't order a SchoolKidz School Supplies kit, the supplies list is available here

2015-2016 School Times
Next year school will begin at 8:45AM, and dismiss at 3:15PM. Playground supervision and breakfast service will begin at 8:25AM. Wednesday dismissal time will be 1:40PM.

2015-2016 PTA WANTS YOU!!!
Bear Creek has a long tradition of wonderful volunteers....If you would like to volunteer or just have questions and/or ideas, please reach out to us. We would love to hear from you!

Please contact your 2015-2016 Co-Presidents Anna Adams ( and Jennifer Rodgers (

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Member Discounts for Summer Fun
Did you know that your Bear Creek PTA membership also gets you membership of the Washington State PTA?  With that comes access to more great Member Benefits.  Have fun this summer with discounts for Great Wolf Lodge, Silverwood Theme Park and Wild Waves Theme Park.    More information is available on our Member Benefits Page . ... read full article

SchoolKidz School supply kits
Order forms for SchoolKidz School supply kits went home in Friday folders two weeks ago. You can order online at . Use account number 94363. You can also order by returning the order form to school along with a check made payable to Bear Creek PTA . Paper Ordering Deadline: June 12th Online Ordering Deadline: June 19th Kits will available for pick up at the Back to School Open House/Ice Cream Social at the end of August. ... read full article

Golden Acorn Awards
A HUGE thank you to everyone who took the time to make Golden Acorn (Volunteer of the Year) and Golden Apple (Outstanding Educator) nominations. The long list of nominations is a great reminder of what an amazing community we have at Bear Creek. There are so many parents and staff members who work extra hard to make Bear Creek Elementary such a great school and learning environment for our kids. It is hard to recognize just two recipients for each award. This year we were also able to recognize an Outstanding Advocate .   Congratulations to our Award Winners!  Golden ... read full article

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