Get your Gifts with Amazon, Earn Money for Our Kids

With our Amazon affiliate membership we are currently earning 6.5% from purchases that are bought when using the links from our website. We only need 17 more items in order to get 7%. It isn’t too late to order your gifts on Amazon….just make sure to initiate your search or purchase with the links in …

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Thank You for Voting for our School!

Voting is now closed in the Clorox Company’s Power a Bright Future grant competition. A BIG THANK YOU TO EVERYONE WHO VOTED FOR K-5 STEM! While we didn’t get enough votes to win the $50,000 grant in the Explore category, we are still eligible to be selected for other Power a Bright Future grants offered …

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Advocate for K-5 STEM – Time is Running Out!

Dear STEM families & West Seattle Community, As you know, STEM is located at the Louisa Boren building as an interim site until 2014. Seattle Public Schools (SPS) district staff has yet to make a determination where STEM will be permanently located. Currently, SPS staff is in the process of making short and long term capacity plans, …

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Donations for Sandy Hook Elementary

From United Way of Western Connecticut: United Way of Western Connecticut is committed to providing support and resources where and when they become identified and needed. As people from our area and beyond respond to this heartbreaking tragedy, they are turning to United Way looking for ways to help. In response, United Way of Western …

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Parent’s Night Out!

From PE Room Parent: Dana Varon Our fabulous PE teacher, Ms. Gray is hosting Parent’s Night Out with Ms. Toney and other teachers in the building. We are raising money for: Unicycles & Helmets Pedometers Heart-Rate Monitors Jump-Rope Rack When:  Friday, February 8th from 6pm to 9pm.  Limit 50 kids- first come, first served.  See flyer …

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$1,000 awarded to K-5 STEM

A grant of $1,000 has been awarded to K-5 STEM PTA from the Seattle Department of Transportation, Safe Routes to School program. We applied to install a bike rack and pedestrian safety for our families. Great news for the New Year!

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Community Meeting Today – Please Attend!

From: Policy Committee Chairperson: Susan Saffery [important] COMMUNITY MEETING December 11 7pm-8:30pm John Stanford Center Auditorium 2445 3rd Ave S. Seattle, WA 98134 [/important] This past Wednesday, I attended a Seattle School District work session on short-term (one year) capacity planning. No mention was made of a permanent home for K-5 STEM, although it was …

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Come Celebrate Winter!

Since December is such a crazy time, and the last thing you need is another meeting, the PTA “meeting” will be a social at: Beveridge Place Pub 6413 California Ave. SW Tuesday, December 18th at 7:00 pm Beveridge Place Pub serves cider, beer and has non-alcoholic options.  *21 years and over only Come celebrate winter! …

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Have you Voted (Twice) Today?

Our School Needs Your Votes!        Help us win a Power a Bright Future Grant, provided by the Clorox Company! You are allowed to vote online once per day AND vote by text once per day. Online – Go to our Nomination Page and click on “Vote for This”.  (adults and children 13 and older may vote online) Text –Text 2646pbf to 95248, …

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Volunteer Training – Friday

If you volunteer at K-5 STEM, or would like to, you won’t want to miss this very important training opportunity. Volunteer Coordinator Kathleen Voss invites you to, Come get the tools you need to effectively handle any behavior issues you may encounter during your volunteering on the playground, in the lunchroom, in the classroom, on …

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