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Looking for someone to fill our new Race & Equity Committee Chair

Greetings STEM Community, Our PTA statement on anti-racism: “Louisa Boren STEM PTA is an anti-racist organization. Our PTA is enaged in anti-racist work and will continue to listen, learn, and speak out against racism and violence. We seek to center the voices of the Black community and communities of color at STEM, and look to …

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Louisa Boren STEM PTA is an anti-racist organization

Louisa Boren STEM PTA is an anti-racist organization. Our PTA is enaged in anti-racist work and will continue to listen, learn, and speak out against racism and violence. We seek to center the voices of the Black community and communities of color at STEM, and look to them for guidance and leadership in achieving our …

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Permanent link to this article: https://stemk8pta.org/2020/06/12/louisa-boren-stem-pta-is-an-anti-racist-organization/

Our principal’s response to racial violence

This message below is provided first in English, then Spanish, then Somali. Scroll down to see translations.  El siguiente mensaje se proporciona primero en inglés, luego en español y luego en somalí. Desplácese hacia abajo para ver las traducciones.  Farriintaan hoose waxaa lagu bixiyaa Ingiriisiga, kadibna Isbaanish, kadibna afsoomaali. Hoos udhaji si aad u aragto …

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Permanent link to this article: https://stemk8pta.org/2020/06/01/our-principals-response-to-racial-violence/

Calling all parents to become PTA officers

Calling all STEM adults!  Have you ever considered volunteering for a non-profit Board? Now is your opportunity! The Louisa Boren STEM PTA is seeking volunteers to fill two officer positions for the 2020-21 school year!  Our Executive Board needs a President and Vice President. Our PTA is active, organized, and committed to the well-being of our school community. Our work is grounded in …

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Permanent link to this article: https://stemk8pta.org/2020/06/01/calling-all-parents-to-become-pta-officers/

Virtual Spirit Week!

For more information on how to participate read this documentation 

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Donate to our GGLOW program

This year is our fourth annual GGLOW OWLS celebration, and of course we will be doing it a little differently this year. For those of you who are new to the STEM K-8 community, GGLOW OWLS stands for gender non-conforming/genderqueer, gay, lesbian or whatever and is our school’s way of kicking off Pride month and …

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Permanent link to this article: https://stemk8pta.org/2020/05/18/donate-to-our-gglow-program/

Teacher Appreciation Week!

This week is Staff & Teacher Appreciation Week! The PTA is sending each staff member a small token of our appreciation, but we encourage you and your classes to think of some way this week you can show them extra love! Maybe your student could send an email with a poem, make a sign and …

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Permanent link to this article: https://stemk8pta.org/2020/05/02/teacher-appreciation-week/

Graduation 2020 news

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Donate to help families during COVID-19

Help our community who needs it the most. Tax-free donations to the PTA can be made specifically for covid-19 related needs that will be distributed by our school support team. Contact your student’s teacher or the support team at: dnblechert@seattleschools.org for more information. Even apart, we are together. Please visit our covid-19 donation page if you would like to donate

Permanent link to this article: https://stemk8pta.org/2020/04/05/donate-to-help-families-during-covid-19/

Spring Planting Time!

Help out with preparing the STEM gardens for spring planting! You can join the work party from noon-3pm on Sunday, March 8 at the interior courtyard. Enter via the gate on Juneau Street. FYI there will be no building access for restrooms at this work party. For more info contact Vaughn – vaughn@vaughnbell.net, also feel free …

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Permanent link to this article: https://stemk8pta.org/2020/02/27/spring-planting-time/