Principal evaluation survey for current OH parents

Interviews are getting underway for the OH principal position this Saturday, March 18. The PTA Board would like to provide the hiring team with parent feedback about our interim principal, Stacy Crum. Please fill out this PARENTS ONLY principal evaluation survey by this Thursday evening, March 16.

Know a parent who doesn’t check FB and isn’t a member of the PTA? Direct them to this link!

 

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/35PS6PH

JAMS looking for PTSA leaders and volunteers!

Current and Future Jane Addams Middle School Families: Now is the Time to Nominate Next Year’s PTSA Leaders (2017-18)!

The Jane Addams Middle School (JAMS) PTSA invites families to join our board.  Anyone can join the board, and the more diversity the better! Nominate yourself or a friend for one of the following key leadership positions.

There are also openings for other positions including Traffic & Transportation Chair(s), Volunteer Coordinator(s), Assistant Treasurer, Communications, Fundraising and PTSA Membership.

The Nominating Committee is seeking volunteers for all positions for next year’s leadership! Get involved! This is an amazing opportunity to work closely with Principal Montgomery and her amazing staff! Don’t hesitate to contact us if you have questions about ways to be part of the team!  Thanks for your participation! NCJAMSPTSA@gmail.com.

 

Nominating Committee Call for Volunteers17.18

Coloring Club for K-2

Do you sometimes wish you had “just one more hour” of alone time? How about signing your child up for an after school Coloring Club? Coloring Club is open to all students Kindergarten-2nd Grade.  The first class is March 28th and the last class is June 6th.  There are no after school classes the week of April 10th due to spring break. Coloring Club will meet each Tuesday from 2:30-3:30. After the final bell of the day Coloring Club participants will go to the cafeteria for a snack and then outside for a short recess. At 2:30 they will go to Coloring Club where they will express themselves through art and color. There is no after school bus available for this class – you will need to pick your child up at 3:30. Registration for this class will close on Monday, March 13th at 2:05 p.m.The registration fee is $10 however you are welcome to pay more! You can pick up a registration form in the school office if you no longer have the form sent home with students on February 27th. You will also find a registration form attached. Just fill it out and write “Coloring Club” at the top.  Return the form and your registration form to the school office by March 13th.  If you have any questions feel free to contact me:  Bridgette Kolias – After School Volunteer Coordinator – bkkolias@seattleschools.org

Coloring Club Registration Form

Last chance to order t-shirts this year

You have one last opportunity this year to order a fresh off the runway, totally original, HAUTE COUTURE Olympic Hills t-shirt or sweatshirt. This is going to look AWESOME with the one pair of track pants your kid wears every day because “pants hurt” and will also coordinate beautifully with your daughter’s rainbow leggings, unicorn t-shirt, and cat ear headband capsule wardrobe.
 
Order forms should come home SOON. If your child insists that he never got it, they will also be available in the front office as well as right here at olympichillspta.org. Please fill out completely with your child’s first AND last name, and Teacher’s Name and room number. The deadline to order school shirts by sending a form with your child will be Monday, March 20 final orders accepted in person at the Science Fair/Potluck on March 23. Delivery will be in mid April.

March PTA meeting tomorrow, March 2

Join other Olympic Hills families at the PTA meeting tomorrow night, 5:30-7pm. Come and learn about how to support your child’s reading at home! Information will be given on the stages of reading (kindergarten through fifth grade). Also the question of “what does my child’s reading level mean?” will be answered. Families will be given tools, tips and tricks to support readers at home. Finally, families will learn how to access ‘just right books’ for their students outside of school. Guest speaker Julie Solarek, Olympic Hills’ Reading specialist.

All families welcome to attend. Family potluck 5:30-6PM and Meeting 6-7pm. Free Childcare provided and Spanish Interpreter available.

Join the principal hiring team

At the December 15 community meeting, Planning Principal Dedy Fauntleroy stated that she will not be the principal when the school opens. If you are interested in enrolling your child at Cedar Park, joining the principal hiring team is a great way to get involved. A training IS required! The next training session is January 19th at JSCEE. If you are interested in joining the hiring team, contact Kim Whitworth, Executive Director for NE Schools at kdwhitworth@seattleschools.org.

The training schedule and additional information can be found here.

Get the latest updates for Cedar Park

From Planning Principal Dedy Fauntleroy:

Cedar Park Design Team Kickoff
Come learn about the latest updates for Cedar Park Elementary. Let’s start planning for the opening of an AMAZING school. Bring your best ideas about how we can start Cedar Park with a BANG! We can do it!

Who: We need YOU! All parents, guardians or interested community members are welcome.
When: January 20, 2017 @ 12:30-2:00
Where: Cedar Park Elementary Staff Room