Wonder Movie - Benefit Canyon Creek PTA!
Thanks to an organization called "FilmRaiser", all December long, when you purchase  Wonder tickets using the link below, $1 from EACH TICKET will be donated to Canyon Creek Elementary PTA! MOVIE TICKETS bought via th is direct link to Fandango support our cause! https://www.fandango.com/ wonder-199146/movie-overview? a=13034&cmp=13034:wonder14316   NOTE: THERE WILL BE NO MENTION OF OUR CAUSE PAST THIS LINK . Fandango does not host any information about the wonderful schools or causes that FilmRaiser supports. The tracking tag attached shows that  our  cause benefits.   PS. If you would like to post or share the ticket link  that benefits Canyon Creek ... read full article
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Nicole Trimble 
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12/13/2017-12/31/2017

STEM + Families Game Night Grant!
STEM + Families Game Night Grant We are excited to announce that Canyon Creek PTA has been awarded a special grant from National PTA and Think Fun to host a Family Game Night! The award includes a set of 48 games to be used to help us host a game night for our school. Save the date: Family Game Night at Canyon Creek will be the evening of Friday, February 9th !   Questions? Contact the Jennifer Herrman at familyfun@canyoncreekpta.org .   ... read full article
Author:
Nicole Trimble 
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12/11/2017-1/12/2018

Reflections - Announcement (December 2017)
2017-2018 NATIONAL PTA REFLECTIONS ® The Reflections Program is a National PTA and WSPTA cultural arts competition. The purpose is to provide an opportunity for students to use their creative talents by expressing themselves through their own original works . Students of all ages and abilities may participate and explore the arts to discover all that is…   WITHIN REACH   Congratulations to all those who participated in this year's Reflections  program.  The following students have been selected to move on to the PTA Council competition.    For Visual Arts: Emma D. (1 st grade) Samiah J. (4 th grade) ... read full article
Author:
Nicole Trimble 
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12/6/2017-12/20/2017

AmazonSmile - You shop, Amazon gives!
When you shop on Amazon for the holidays - or just every day items throughout the year, if you purchase via the AmazonSmile program, a portion of your purchase will be donated to our PTA! Select Canyon Creek Elementary PTA as your charity and Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible  smile.amazon.com purchases to Canyon Creek PTA whenever you shop. Learn more about Amazon Smile here .  *Please note the city for our PTA is listed as Tacoma* The AmazonSmile program gets their information about eligible charities from Washington Secretary of State. The address shown on file ... read full article
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Nicole Trimble 
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11/21/2017-12/31/2017

Bellevue Magic Season Ice Arena - Fundraiser
What is the Bellevue Magic Season Ice Arena Fundraiser? The Bellevue Downtown Association is providing a fundraising opportunity for our school at the 2017-2018  Bellevue Magic Season Ice Arena  presented by Alaska Airlines Visa Signature® card. The ice arena is a production of the Bellevue Downtown Association (BDA), a 501(c)(6) non-profit organization. The ice rink is a temporary structure at the Bellevue Downtown Park in Downtown Bellevue, just south of Bellevue Square. It features the region’s largest covered open-air ice (real frozen water) skating experience, a tent covers the rink surface for those days when it is raining. In addition, there ... read full article
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Nicole Trimble 
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11/16/2017-1/15/2018

Join the Library Brigade - UPDATED!!
Library Brigade Needs Volunteers for Every Class! Our PTA coordinates a group of volunteers who assist the Librarians at Canyon Creek. We call this group of Library Assistants, our "Library Brigade"! The goal is for EVERY   class at the school to have a Library Assistant EVERY week, which allows the Librarians to spend more time with the children, reading to the class, helping each child to pick out just the right book for them, or helping them with the computers (older grades).  The Library Assistants will help with: checking class books in and out student check-out & inquiries distributing & placing holds ... read full article
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Nicole Trimble 
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8/31/2017-12/31/2017

Fred Meyer Community Rewards
Fred Meyer Community Rewards Okay, so this is cool - if you register for the Fred Meyer Community Rewards program, any time you shop at Fred Meyer, a portion of your purchase will be donated to our PTA!! It links to your Fred Meyer rewards card and does NOT affect your rewards at all - they just donate to our PTA on top of that!   NOTE : You DO need to re-register every 12 months!!   Sign up for the Community Rewards program by linking your Fred Meyer Rewards Card to Canyon Creek Elementary PTA at  www.fredmeyer.com/communityrewards . You can search for ... read full article
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Nicole Trimble 
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11/2/2017-12/31/2017
Coyote Fun Run - FAQNicole Trimble9/25/201710/7/2017
Coyote Fun Run - FAQ
Where is the Fun Run held?   The Coyote Fun Run will be held at Skyview Middle School. There is plenty of parking and students can check in near the Skyview gymnasium starting at 10am. Check in tables will be divided alphabetically by LAST NAME, so families with multiple students can check in together. What should we wear? Students, wear your grade colored Fun Run t-shirt, which will be handed out at school on Friday, October 6th.  Otherwise, dress appropriately for the weather. The Fun Run will take place rain or shine—so if it’s wet you can layer your t-shirt over ... read full article
We Want to Hear from YOU!Robin Zaback3/10/20173/31/2017
We Want to Hear from YOU!
We want to hear from you! What Canyon Creek PTA programs/events do you and your family feel are valuable? Please take a few minutes to print out and complete our survey and return it to school. Your feedback will be used to help us plan for 2017-18. Thank you for your support! Print out and complete the survey below and turn it in to your student's teacher or the Main Office at school before Friday, March 31st . This is an embedded .pdf. Download the survey: http://canyoncreekpta.ourschoolpages.com/Doc/2016-2017/ccPTA_survey_2016-17_rev.pdf ... read full article
Menchie's FundraiserRobin Zaback5/31/20176/5/2017
Menchie's Fundraiser
Join us for Canyon Creek PTA’s Fundraising Day at Menchie’s! When: Monday, June 5 th 6-9 pm Where: Menchies Canyon Park Commons 21225 Bothell-Everett Hwy, Suite 102 Come have some delicious fro-yo and Menchie’s will donate a portion of proceeds to Canyon Creek PTA! You do not need to be from Canyon Creek to attend so spread the word!  Contact  Stacey Arnold with questions. Save Save Save Save Save Save ... read full article
PTA Meeting - 9/12Nicole Trimble8/22/20179/12/2017
PTA Meeting - 9/12
Join us for our first PTA meeting of the school year!!!  When: Tuesday, September 12th @ 6:30 pm Where: Canyon Creek Library  All are welcome!  Check out our first PTA meeting of the year.  We have a lot of information to share and would love to meet you. FREE childcare is available for ages 5+ from Champions - located next to the cafeteria.  Our PTA president has arranged for a special guest speaker that is an expert on a big topic these days.  Featured Speaker:  The online world has become a huge part of our lives and the internet can be a ... read full article
Coyote Fun Run T-shirt Design Contest!Robin Zaback5/31/20176/9/2017
Coyote Fun Run T-shirt Design Contest!
Attention all Kindergarten - 4th grade students! There's still time to enter Canyon Creek PTA's t-shirt design contest for our 2nd Annual Coyote Fun Run that will be held on October 7, 2017 ! YOUR design could be on every t-shirt, so be creative and show your school spirit by submitting an original design. Winner will be announced during morning announcements the week of June 19th. Guidelines: Must fit on an 8 1/2" x 11" paper with a portrait layout (see picture at right) Must be black ink on white paper Must be student drawn art – no computer images ... read full article
2016-17 Awards of ExcellenceRobin Zaback5/10/20175/24/2017
2016-17 Awards of Excellence
Washington State PTA recognizes local PTAs through their annual Awards of Excellence Program. This year, Canyon Creek applied for and received GOLD in four different categories: Standards of Excellence Award - recognizes and encourages the use of the best practices of PTA management. Outstanding Website Award - recognizes local PTA and council websites as effective forms of communication. Outstanding Newsletter & E-blast Award - recognizes local PTA and council newsletters and e-blasts, as they are an important and effective form of communication. Outstanding Communications Strategy Award - recognizes local PTA and council for their use of all forms of communication. ... read full article
Mariners Game FundraiserNicole Trimble4/3/20174/19/2017
Mariners Game Fundraiser
Mariners Game Fundraiser Saturday, May 6th at 6:10pm ** at Safeco Field ** Take me out to the ballgame! Come join us on Saturday, May 6th at 6:10 p.m. for the Mariner's vs the Rangers.  We have a block of seats reserved for the game so order your seats now!  Tickets are a steal at only $20 (normally $31) - and a portion of the ticket price will be donated to Canyon Creek PTA.  Deadline to order is Wednesday, April 19th, 2017. Please reach out to Stacey Arnold (staceycsimon@hotmail.com) with questions or to purchase tickets. This is an embedded .pdf. Download the ... read full article
April Staff Appreciation PotluckChitkala Seshasankaran3/28/20174/6/2017
April Staff Appreciation Potluck
Around the World Potluck  Our Canyon Creek staff means the world to us, let’s show them our appreciation with a potluck on Wednesday, April 5th !                Please sign up to provide your family’s favorite dish from around the world, by Monday April 3 rd online at Sign up to Appreciate our Staff . Drop off your dish in the staff lounge April 5 th  by 1:30pm (early release Wednesday).   Please label the name of the dish you are providing to our staff.   These activities are not endorsed by Northshore School District ... read full article
New Spring Smart with Art Classes!Robin Zaback3/27/20174/21/2017
New Spring Smart with Art Classes!
Smart with Art  is coming again to Canyon Creek in April with two different after school programs beginning the week after Spring Break: Explore with Paint (Grades K-5) Join in an exciting journey to discover the art of painting! Wednesdays: 4/19 - 6/7  from 1:40 PM - 3:10 PM in the Cafeteria Cost: $184 Cartooning, Drawing, and More! (Grades 1-5) Discover drawing as you embark on a journey into cartooning, illustration, and hand lettering. Thursdays: 4/20 - 6/8 from 3:10 PM - 4:45 PM in the Library Cost: $160 To register, visit: go.smartwithart.net/canyoncreek If you sign-up as a parent volunteer ... read full article
Canyon Creek Spring BazaarRobin Zaback3/16/20174/7/2017
Canyon Creek Spring Bazaar
Canyon Creek Elementary School Spring Bazaar **in the cafeteria and the gym** Saturday, May 6th from 10 am - 3 pm Join us for our first-ever Spring Bazaar! Shop from over 30 different vendors, get a snack from Daddy's Donuts, enter our raffle for fun prizes, and benefit Canyon Creek PTA! We are currently accepting vendor applications! If you are interested in participating in the event as a vendor, please use the form below and return the completed application and fees to  canyoncreekspringbazaar@gmail.com or mail to: Megan King, 19832 30th Drive SE, Bothell, WA 98012. Checks should be made payable ... read full article
Box Tops Drive: October 16th-20thNicole Trimble9/24/201710/20/2017
Box Tops Drive: October 16th-20th
Fall Box Tops Drive: October 16th - 20th!! Looking for a super easy way to earn money to benefit Canyon Creek Students? Clip Box Tops for Education from participating foods and bring them to school! What is the Box Tops program and how does it work? The Box Tops for Education program is a nationwide program setup to help support education and benefit America's schools.   Learn more about the program history . Each Box Top that you clip and turn in, earns 10 cents for Canyon Creek and those Box Tops can add up fast!! Last year Canyon Creek raised $1500 from ... read full article
Take STEM Survey - ends 6/26Nicole Trimble6/14/20176/26/2017
Take STEM Survey - ends 6/26
This spring, the PTA surveyed people for what they thought was important to offer at our school.  Respondents indicated they would like to see more science, technology, engineering and math-related (STEM) opportunities for Canyon Creek students. We are exploring ways to do that and would love some more feedback! Please take a minute to respond to our quick survey using this link:  https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/H85KGP7 Your feedback is appreciated!!! Survey closes Monday, June 26th . Please contact Heather Douangpanya  with questions. Save Save Save Save Save Save Save Save ... read full article
Wonder Movie - Benefit Canyon Creek PTA!Nicole Trimble12/13/201712/31/2017
Wonder Movie - Benefit Canyon Creek PTA!
Thanks to an organization called "FilmRaiser", all December long, when you purchase  Wonder tickets using the link below, $1 from EACH TICKET will be donated to Canyon Creek Elementary PTA! MOVIE TICKETS bought via th is direct link to Fandango support our cause! https://www.fandango.com/ wonder-199146/movie-overview? a=13034&cmp=13034:wonder14316   NOTE: THERE WILL BE NO MENTION OF OUR CAUSE PAST THIS LINK . Fandango does not host any information about the wonderful schools or causes that FilmRaiser supports. The tracking tag attached shows that  our  cause benefits.   PS. If you would like to post or share the ticket link  that benefits Canyon Creek ... read full article
STEM + Families Game Night Grant!Nicole Trimble12/11/20171/12/2018
STEM + Families Game Night Grant!
STEM + Families Game Night Grant We are excited to announce that Canyon Creek PTA has been awarded a special grant from National PTA and Think Fun to host a Family Game Night! The award includes a set of 48 games to be used to help us host a game night for our school. Save the date: Family Game Night at Canyon Creek will be the evening of Friday, February 9th !   Questions? Contact the Jennifer Herrman at familyfun@canyoncreekpta.org .   ... read full article
Reflections - Announcement (December 2017)Nicole Trimble12/6/201712/20/2017
Reflections - Announcement (December 2017)
2017-2018 NATIONAL PTA REFLECTIONS ® The Reflections Program is a National PTA and WSPTA cultural arts competition. The purpose is to provide an opportunity for students to use their creative talents by expressing themselves through their own original works . Students of all ages and abilities may participate and explore the arts to discover all that is…   WITHIN REACH   Congratulations to all those who participated in this year's Reflections  program.  The following students have been selected to move on to the PTA Council competition.    For Visual Arts: Emma D. (1 st grade) Samiah J. (4 th grade) ... read full article
MOD Pizza Dine Out! Wednesday, 12/13Nicole Trimble11/25/201712/13/2017
MOD Pizza Dine Out! Wednesday, 12/13
Enjoy a meal at MOD Pizza (Canyon Park location only) on Wednesday, December 13th and show this flyer   - and 20% of the bill* will be donated to Canyon Creek Elementary PTA!  (* excluding tax, gift card purchases and retail sales) Valid ALL DAY for dine in, take out or phone orders.  Not valid for online orders.     Questions?  Contact our Partnerships Chair, Misty Carter at partnerships@canyoncreekpta.org .   This is an embedded .pdf.   ... read full article
AmazonSmile - You shop, Amazon gives!Nicole Trimble11/21/201712/31/2017
AmazonSmile - You shop, Amazon gives!
When you shop on Amazon for the holidays - or just every day items throughout the year, if you purchase via the AmazonSmile program, a portion of your purchase will be donated to our PTA! Select Canyon Creek Elementary PTA as your charity and Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible  smile.amazon.com purchases to Canyon Creek PTA whenever you shop. Learn more about Amazon Smile here .  *Please note the city for our PTA is listed as Tacoma* The AmazonSmile program gets their information about eligible charities from Washington Secretary of State. The address shown on file ... read full article
Bellevue Magic Season Ice Arena - FundraiserNicole Trimble11/16/20171/15/2018
Bellevue Magic Season Ice Arena - Fundraiser
What is the Bellevue Magic Season Ice Arena Fundraiser? The Bellevue Downtown Association is providing a fundraising opportunity for our school at the 2017-2018  Bellevue Magic Season Ice Arena  presented by Alaska Airlines Visa Signature® card. The ice arena is a production of the Bellevue Downtown Association (BDA), a 501(c)(6) non-profit organization. The ice rink is a temporary structure at the Bellevue Downtown Park in Downtown Bellevue, just south of Bellevue Square. It features the region’s largest covered open-air ice (real frozen water) skating experience, a tent covers the rink surface for those days when it is raining. In addition, there ... read full article
STEM Night - Recap & Survey!Nicole Trimble11/12/201711/26/2017
STEM Night - Recap & Survey!
  FALL STEM NIGHT!! Summary Over 125 kids participated at Fall STEM night last Tuesday! Kids visited 9 interactive stations and collected stamps on their passports as they completed each activity - with a visit to the treasure chest at the end for a prize! See the list of stations that were available along with a brief description. Couldn’t attend? Save the date for Spring STEM night on April 24th, 2018 ! More details to follow closer to the date.   Help us improve! Please take a moment to complete our very short online survey  to help us make the ... read full article
PTA General Meeting - 11/14Nicole Trimble11/9/201711/14/2017
PTA General Meeting - 11/14
Please join us for our next PTA General Meeting on Tuesday, November 14th at 6:30 pm  in the Canyon Creek Cafeteria. We'll enjoy performances by our Canyon Creek Chorus, elect our Nominating Committee, hear from Mr. Denton and also get caught up on happenings at Canyon Creek. All are welcome! ** FREE childcare (ages 5+) will be provided by Champions, adjacent to the cafeteria. ** ... read full article
Red Robin Spirit Night - Tuesday, November 21stNicole Trimble11/6/201711/21/2017
Red Robin Spirit Night - Tuesday, November 21st
Take a break from cooking dinner and 20% of your bill will be donated to Canyon Creek PTA!! Visit Red Robin in Bothell on  Tuesday, November 21st, between 4pm and 8pm . Enjoy a meal and show this flyer , it's that easy!     Questions?  Contact our Partnerships Chair, Misty Carter at partnerships@canyoncreekpta.org .   This is an embedded .pdf.   ... read full article
PTA Food Drive - RESULTS!!Nicole Trimble10/28/201711/4/2017
PTA Food Drive - RESULTS!!
Our food drive was a HUGE success! A total of 2084 items were collected by Canyon Creek to help fill shelves that have become critically low at the Woodinville Storehouse Food Bank . Did we collect enough to line the school with donated food? Yes we did! The items collected outlined the inner perimeter of the school which was an awesome visual for the students to see how when we work together as a community, how much we can help!   As a first grader stated after seeing all the food we had collected,  “Wow! Canyon Creek really likes to help people!”. Many ... read full article
Caps Collection Continues...(and results)Nicole Trimble10/28/201711/30/2017
Caps Collection Continues...(and results)
Cap Collecting for 40th Anniversary!! November Cap Collection Contest Results Our cap collection contest has ended and Mrs. Goodspeed's class collected over 3,000 caps, winning the ice cream party! Overall, we are estimating that our community has collected over $20,000 caps! Keep Collecting Caps! We will be commemorating Canyon Creek's (and our PTA's) 40th anniversary with a Mosaic Art Installation put together by our students, staff, volunteers, and community. Help us to add a beautiful piece of art to our school while promoting recycling. This is a great activity for kids and parents to do together while learning the history ... read full article
Staff Appreciation - Desserts!Nicole Trimble10/28/201711/15/2017
Staff Appreciation - Desserts!
Staff Appreciation: Desserts! Our fantastic Staff Appreciation Committee is planning an delicious dessert event for all Canyon Creek staff. Help show our appreciation of Canyon Creek staff by signing up to bring something sweet for them. With the holidays just around the corner, it is time for us to dust off those recipes and make our homes smell great. If baking is not your thing, feel free to donate money to purchase treats.  Please bring your treats to the staff room (through the main office) on  Wednesday, November 15th, before 9am . Plan to provide the name of the dessert and the ingredients ... read full article
Veterans Day Assembly - PTA Sponsored Reception - UPDATEDNicole Trimble10/24/201711/9/2017
Veterans Day Assembly - PTA Sponsored Reception - UPDATED
PTA Sponsored Reception Canyon Creek Elementary is hosting two Veterans Day assemblies on November 9 th , 2017 ( more details ). Our PTA is hosting a reception in the time between the assemblies for the veterans in attendance. UPDATE: we have all the contributions we need for the reception.  However, if you are interested in helping with an putting up an art display on Wednesday (11/8) afternoon right after school, we could use a little help with making the hall way between the gym and the Champions room (where the reception is taking place) festive!!  Come to the gym and ask ... read full article
Coyote Fun Run - Prize Winner AnnouncementNicole Trimble10/21/201710/28/2017
Coyote Fun Run - Prize Winner Announcement
Prize Winner Announcement!! We are pleased to share the names of the winners for all of the 2017 Coyote Fun Run fundraising and participation prizes.  For students: Top fundraiser: Ronnie G. Next 19 top fundraisers (2nd-20th): Parker K. Emi C. Landon C. Hayden M. Liam M. Linnea H. Avery F. Chase K. Keith M. Jack T. Max T. Wyatt H. Flynn Z. Logan Z. Will R. Emmy S. Gavin K. Sydney T. Natalie W. All students who submitted a donation were entered in a drawing for a mystery prize -- winner: Violet E. In addition to individual student prizes, we have ... read full article
Fall Science Night - SAVE THE DATE!Nicole Trimble10/14/201711/7/2017
Fall Science Night - SAVE THE DATE!
Save the Date for Fall Science Night! Tuesday, November 7, 6:00-7:30 pm Canyon Creek Gym   Enjoy a FUN evening event filled with interactive, educational stations focused on STEM -related activities.   We need volunteers!  Sign up today:  www.SignUpGenius.com/go/10C084DAAA72CA3F49-fall .   Questions? Contact Heather Douangpanya, STEM Chair ( STEM@canyoncreekpta.org  or text 206-491-8110).   *For more STEM related information, check out our STEM Program  page. Save Save Save Save ... read full article
Fall Food Drive: October 23rd - 27thNicole Trimble10/14/201710/27/2017
Fall Food Drive: October 23rd - 27th
Help Us Help Others! Please start collecting for our upcoming Fall Food Drive! How many food items would it take to outline the inner perimeter of the school? Let’s find out! Will it take 1000? 2000?  Please send non-perishable food donations to your child’s classroom during the week of October 23rd – 27th . All collections will go to the Woodinville Storehouse Food Bank, which serves Bothell and other neighboring communities. Learn more about the  Woodinville Storehouse Food Bank . ... read full article
PTA Sponsored Student Directory - FORM DUE 11/3Nicole Trimble10/14/201711/3/2017
PTA Sponsored Student Directory - FORM DUE 11/3
PTA Sponsored Student Directory PTA Directory Information forms are coming home this month (or you can print one here ). The directory is a great way to connect with other families, students and staff at Canyon Creek, and it is available electronically free of charge to every PTA family at the school.  While the directory lists everyone, only families who submit completed directory information forms will have contact information included. If you would like your child's contact information to be included in the 2017-18 Student Directory, you must return the completed release form by Friday, November 3rd . Questions? Contact ... read full article
Coyote Fun Run - Prize ListNicole Trimble10/3/201710/16/2017
Coyote Fun Run - Prize List
As a part of our biggest fundraiser of the year, there are friendly competitions for both INDIVIDUAL STUDENTS and CLASSES! Here are different competitions and the prizes: For students: Top earner will receive a $40 gift card and a Canyon Creek hoodie 2nd through 5th top earners will be awarded a $25 gift card and a Canyon Creek 3/4 sleeve shirt  Earners 6-10 will each receive a $10 gift cards and a Canyon Creek ringer shirt Earners 11-20 will each receive a $5 gift card to Menchie’s All students who submit a donation will be entered in a drawing for a mystery ... read full article
Watch D.O.G.S. Orientation - October 3rdNicole Trimble9/27/201710/3/2017
Watch D.O.G.S. Orientation - October 3rd
Calling All Returning & New (or Interested) Watch D.O.G.S.!   W atch D.O.G.S. Orientation will be next Tuesday, October 3 in the Canyon Creek Library.  There will be two sessions, 6:15 and 6:45 , to accomodate any dads who will also be attending Curriculum Night that same evening.    We ask all dads to attend as we will be reviewing many of the "nuts and bolts" regarding volunteering at Canyon Creek.  We will also have Watch D.O.G.S. calendars ready to go so you can begin choosing the days you wish to participate.  This year, we are focusing on "Watch D.O.G.S. ... read full article
Leap4Kidz - After School Program! CLASS FILLEDNicole Trimble9/26/201710/13/2017
Leap4Kidz - After School Program! CLASS FILLED
FALL 2017 Session Lego STEM Class After School Enrichment   *** BOTH LEGO CLASSES ARE FILLED *** Grades: Kindergarten - 2nd Grade Structural Engineering basics creating bridges, castles, towers, and more! New model built each class. Day: Wednesdays Session: 9 wks, 10/11 – 12/13 (no class on 11/22) Time: 2:10 – 3:10 p.m. Cost: $150 Location: CAFETERIA Grades: 2nd Grade - 5th Grade Mechanical Engineering basics using gears, levers, pulleys, cranks with motors to make models move. New model built each class. Day: Wednesdays Session: 9 wks, 10/11 – 12/13 (no class on 11/22) Time: 2:10 – 3:10 p.m. Cost: $170 Location: CAFETERIA  Registering ... read full article
Drama Kids - After School Program!Nicole Trimble9/26/201710/13/2017
Drama Kids - After School Program!
Kindergarten through 5th Grade Drama Kids at Canyon Creek!! Day: Thursdays Time: 3:40-4:40 Session: Oct 12- Dec 7 (No Class Nov 16, 23.) Location: Cafeteria Cost for 7 weeks: $127.50 Registration If you want your child to get a jump on achievement, enroll them today. Space is limited! Enroll online:   www.dramakids.com/wa1   Scholarships available.  Contact the main office for more information. Parent Volunteers needed! Tuition discount for dedicated volunteers.  About Drama Kids A Place Where You Can Be Yourself Drama Kids offers exciting programs for ages 4-18. Kids who take our classes have tons of fun and develop important ... read full article
Cap Collection Update - 40th Anniversary Mosaic!Nicole Trimble9/25/201710/27/2017
Cap Collection Update - 40th Anniversary Mosaic!
Celebrate Canyon Creek Elementary's 40th Anniversary We will be commemorating our anniversary with a Mosaic Art Installation put together by our students, staff, volunteers, and community. Help us to add a beautiful piece of art to our school while promoting recycling. This is a great activity for kids and parents to do together while learning the history of how mosaics began. Collecting Caps: Caps can be any size, color or shape as long as they are plastic with a flat back. (examples: water bottle, laundry soap, milk, spray can, etc.) Feel free to reach out to other folks in your ... read full article
Fall Skate Night - Tuesday, October 10thNicole Trimble9/24/201710/10/2017
Fall Skate Night - Tuesday, October 10th
Ready for some fun!??? Join us on Tuesday, October 10th for our Fall Skate Night!   Come enjoy an evening of skating, door prizes, and FUN!! Cost is $5 per skater at the door.  {Non skaters enter for free} Note: Children must be accompanied by an adult who will remain on premises at all times. Where? Everett Skate Deck 9700 19 th Ave SE, Everett When?  Tuesday, October 10th, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Questions? Please contact Megan King at skateparty@canyoncreekpta.org . Save Save ... read full article
Watch D.O.G.S. ProgramNicole Trimble9/22/20179/26/2017
Watch D.O.G.S. Program
  Who are the Watch D.O.G.S.? Dads Grandpas  Step-dads  Or other father figures What do the Watch D.O.G.S. do? Spend a whole day at school being a role model for kids: Volunteer in their student(s)'s classroom as well as others (up to 4 classrooms in a day!) Enjoy lunch with their kid(s) Help at lunch and recess by chatting or playing with kids  Program Benefits Students gain a positive male role model. Some students do not have a father-figure present in their home and the number of male teachers has been steadily declining in recent years. More positive male role ... read full article
Watch D.O.G.S. Kickoff Pizza Party - It's NOT too late!Nicole Trimble9/15/20179/21/2017
Watch D.O.G.S. Kickoff Pizza Party - It's NOT too late!
  Kickoff Pizza Party - There is still time! It is NOT too late to come to the Watch D.O.G.S. Kick Off Pizza Party on Friday, September 22nd from 6-7pm in the Cafeteria.   If you didn't already RSVP, please email our PTA Watch D.O.G.S. coordinator Michael Richards  to let him know - so we ensure we have enough pizza and beverages for everyone!   Bring your student(s) and we will provide FREE pizza and share lots of great information with you!   VOLUNTEERS NEEDED:  To make this the Watch D.O.G.S. Kickoff Pizza Party a great event, we will need some volunteers to ... read full article
Running Club starts Friday, 9/29!Nicole Trimble9/15/20179/29/2017
Running Club starts Friday, 9/29!
CALLING ALL KIDS!!     RUNNING CLUB STARTS FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 29th!   What is running club?   Running club is a fun way to get the kids moving and work toward earning shoe tags (for 1 mile, 5, 10, etc)!    Kids will have cards that will log each lap (1/4 mile) and will track how many miles they have earned.   When is running club? It's every Friday before school, from 8:45-9:05am - starting Friday, September 29th.   Who can participate? Running club is open to all Canyon Creek students (K-5th grade) and their families.     Want to help? We ... read full article
Reflections Program 2017-2018Nicole Trimble9/14/201711/13/2017
Reflections Program 2017-2018
The Reflections Program is a National PTA and Washington State PTA cultural arts competition. The purpose is to provide an opportunity for students to use their creative talents by expressing themselves through their own original works. Students of all ages and abilities may participate and explore the arts based on the 2017-2018 theme: "Within Reach"   Compete in: DANCE CHOREOGRAPHY, FILM PRODUCTION, LITERATURE, MUSIC COMPOSITIONS, PHOTOGRAPHY &/or VISUAL ARTS. Submissions are due Monday, November 13th, 2017. Information and competition guidelines will be available in the Canyon Creek office (starting 9/26), as well as online line at: http://www.wastatepta.org/programs/reflections . Turn in all ... read full article
Vision & Hearing Screenings - Tuesday 10/10Nicole Trimble9/6/201710/10/2017
Vision & Hearing Screenings - Tuesday 10/10
Volunteers Needed to Help with Screening Day!   Every year the school nurse and school district helpers - along with parent volunteers - conduct vision and hearing screenings for all the grade levels except for the 4th graders.  It is very important to get all the kiddos screened because good vision and hearing are essential to learning!     The screening day is set for Tuesday, October 10th from 9:00am - 3:30pm at the school.     If you can help out, please sign up here:  www.SignUpGenius.com/go/10C0C49A5A72DA7F49-vision1 .    Questions? Please contact our PTA Health Room coordinator:   Faye Heng fxheng@gmail.com ... read full article
Become an Art Docent - UPDATED!!Nicole Trimble9/1/201711/20/2017
Become an Art Docent - UPDATED!!
Did you know that our schools don’t provide art teachers due to budget constraints?  To ensure there is still art in our school, our PTA provides monthly art lessons in every classroom through the Art Docent program! Isn't that amazing!?!  We rely on MANY volunteers to keep the program running. Volunteering to teach art is a great way to get into the classroom and support art in our schools.  You Do NOT Have to Be An Artist or a Teacher!!! Art docents are given a handbook full of lessons, guidelines and tips to help implement approximately one lesson per month. Plus, there are plenty of ... read full article
Watch D.O.G.S. - Spend A Day at School!Nicole Trimble8/31/20179/14/2017
Watch D.O.G.S. - Spend A Day at School!
  Who are the Watch D.O.G.S. (Dads Of Great Students)? Dads Grandpas  Step-dads  Or other father figures What do the Watch D.O.G.S. do? Spend a whole day at school being a role model for kids: Volunteer in their student(s)'s classroom as well as others (up to 4 classrooms in a day!) Enjoy lunch with their kid(s) Help at lunch and recess by chatting or playing with kids  Program Benefits Students gain a positive male role model. Some students do not have a father-figure present in their home and the number of male teachers has been steadily declining in recent years. ... read full article
Join the Library Brigade - UPDATED!!Nicole Trimble8/31/201712/31/2017
Join the Library Brigade - UPDATED!!
Library Brigade Needs Volunteers for Every Class! Our PTA coordinates a group of volunteers who assist the Librarians at Canyon Creek. We call this group of Library Assistants, our "Library Brigade"! The goal is for EVERY   class at the school to have a Library Assistant EVERY week, which allows the Librarians to spend more time with the children, reading to the class, helping each child to pick out just the right book for them, or helping them with the computers (older grades).  The Library Assistants will help with: checking class books in and out student check-out & inquiries distributing & placing holds ... read full article
New Spirit Wear! - DEADLINE 9/22!Nicole Trimble8/22/20179/22/2017
New Spirit Wear! - DEADLINE 9/22!
New Design for Spirit Wear - 40 Year Anniversary Last spring at Field Day, Canyon Creek students, staff, and volunteers had the opportunity to vote for an all new spirit wear design to celebrate our 40th anniversary in 2017-18. This was the winning design: We are excited to be offering  this new design in some fresh new spirit wear styles, including a short-sleeve ringer tee, a 3/4-sleeve raglan tee (pictured at right), and hooded sweatshirts. This awesome new design will only be available for a limited time! Spirit wear ordering will be available both online (with credit card) or via ... read full article
Back to School Open House & Ice Cream Social - 8/31/2017Nicole Trimble6/28/20178/31/2017
Back to School Open House & Ice Cream Social - 8/31/2017
JOIN US! Thursday, August 31st   Back to School Open House &  Ice Cream Social The Canyon Creek PTA and Canyon Creek Staff invite you to JOIN US for a Back to School Open House & Ice Cream Social. 5:00 - 5:30 pm - New family tours:   Get a tour of our school from PTA volunteers! (Last one starts at 5:30.)  School office will be open to process paperwork and materials related to student registration. 5:30 - 6:15 pm - Open House:  Meet your student's teacher before school starts, see their classroom and drop off school supplies.  Classrooms will close promptly ... read full article
Collect Caps for 40th Anniversary MosaicNicole Trimble6/28/20179/16/2017
Collect Caps for 40th Anniversary Mosaic
Celebrate Canyon Creek's 40th Anniversary We will be commemorating the 40th anniversary of Canyon Creek and our PTA with a Mosaic Art Installation put together by our students, staff, volunteers, and community. Details : Collect your caps throughout the school year!  We will communicate collection times in advance so you can gather them from your friends! Caps can be any size, color, or shape - as long as it has a flat back (ex. water bottle, laundry soap, milk jugs, spray cans, etc.).  They do need to be PLASTIC - no metal. Contribute to adding a beautiful piece of art to ... read full article
Sponsorship Opportunity for Canyon Creek Fun RunNicole Trimble6/22/20178/19/2017
Sponsorship Opportunity for Canyon Creek Fun Run
Become a Sponsor : 2nd Annual Coyote Fun Run/Walk Saturday Oct. 7th, 2017 10am at Skyview Middle School   Sponsorship Opportunities Sponsor the 2nd annual Coyote Fun Run! Funds raised by the Coyote Fun Run will be used by the Canyon Creek Elementary PTA to support many school programs such as book grants, field trips, running club, art docent program, online subscriptions and much, much more! Your sponsorship contribution will be used to provide over 650 children at our school with a Coyote Fun Run t-shirt featuring your business logo! Your business will also be provided space for a promotional ... read full article
School Supply DriveRobin Zaback6/11/20176/23/2017
School Supply Drive
Canyon Creek PTA is sponsoring a school supply drive June 19-23. During the last week of school, students can choose to turn in gently used school supplies they have “outgrown” and will not need the following year. School supplies will be donated to our community children in need and some will stay in the classrooms and be available for next year’s students. Bins/boxes will be in the front office foyer to drop off the supplies from June 19-23. Donations of new items will go to the NSD Backpacks for Kids program. Questions? Email Colette Puoci . Thank you for your ... read full article
Summer Fun Playdates Chitkala Seshasankaran6/3/20178/26/2017
Summer Fun Playdates
Calling all INCOMING kindergarteners and first graders!! Join us this summer to meet new friends before school starts.  Families welcome! Where? Canyon Creek Elementary School Playground (enter playground from 212th St SE) July 2017 7/11, Tuesday at 10:30am to 12:00pm 7/29, Saturday 10:30am to 12:00pm August 2017 8/8, Tuesday at 4:30pm to 6:00pm 8/26, Saturday  at 10:30am to 12:00pm Join our Facebook group Canyon Creek: Summer Fun Playdates  for updates.   In case of inclement weather (heavy rain), the playdate will be cancelled.  Please note we will not have access to restrooms on School grounds. Questions: Email Jenn Snyder at jennjsnyder@hotmail.com ... read full article
Gift to SchoolChitkala Seshasankaran5/21/20176/23/2017
Gift to School
Each spring, Canyon Creek PTA awards grants through our Gift to School program to pay for materials, activities or projects that are aligned with our mission statement and goals. This year, we were able to award $13,000 in grants across our school community! Grants awarded this year: RazKids for K-3 and mid-level classrooms iXL for 4th grade and mid-level classrooms STEM books for Kindergarten classrooms 3 Handwriting support kits for use in Kindergarten classrooms Alternative seating options for the learning center PebbleGo and PebbleNext database subscriptions for the Canyon Creek Library A mural to celebrate Canyon Creek's 40th anniversary Country ... read full article
Staff & Teacher Appreciation Week!Robin Zaback5/9/20175/23/2017
Staff & Teacher Appreciation Week!
National Teacher Appreciation Week is May 8th - 12th and National Teacher Day is Tuesday, May 9th! Our staff appreciation committee coordinated with Mr. Denton and Ms. Bradshaw to come up with a plan for the week. • Tuesday (5/9): Mason jars filled with flowers will be delivered to each teacher. • Wednesday (5/10): Mr. Denton, Ms. Bradshaw and the PTA are hosting a coffee cart for the entire staff. • Thursday (5/11): PTA is providing a lunch for the entire staff. Feel free to appreciate your student’s teachers in your own creative way! Save Save ... read full article
Coyote Fun Run - October 7th, 2017Chitkala Seshasankaran5/9/20177/31/2017
Coyote Fun Run - October 7th, 2017
Coyote Fun Run - October 7th, 2017 It was so much fun, we’re doing it again!   Save the Date Please SAVE THE DATE! Our next annual Coyote Fun Run will be Saturday, October 7th, 2017 !!! We are planning ahead and hope you will too! Mark the date on your calendar and be ready for a smashing good time at our biggest fundraising event of the year! It will be held again at Skyview’s track with plenty of room for running, walking and skipping. Invite your family, friends, and neighbors to join us at this fun community event and ... read full article
Canyon Creek PTA Board of DirectorsChitkala Seshasankaran5/9/20175/31/2017
Canyon Creek PTA Board of Directors
Announcing Canyon Creek PTA's 2017-2018 Board of Directors!   At the general membership meeting on Tuesday, May 2nd, Canyon Creek PTA elected its Board of Directors for 2017-18: President - Robin Zaback Co-Vice President, Facilities - Karan Sidhu Secretary - Angela Hacker Treasurer - Jennifer Herrman We're fortunate that most of our elected board from 2016-17 chose to stay on and serve one more year. Still open is the Co-Vice President, Awards position. We plan to continue searching for qualified candidates. If you know someone who may be interested or if you want to learn more about serving on the ... read full article
Local PTA Award Winners AnnouncedNicole Trimble5/3/20175/31/2017
Local PTA Award Winners Announced
We are extremely fortunate at Canyon Creek to have so many dedicated and caring people — parents, volunteers, teachers, staff — helping to make our school a great place for our students.  At our final PTA meeting of 2016-17, we were able to honor a few of these amazing individuals through our local awards program: Outstanding Educators -  Rebecca Andrick and Deanna Watson Outstanding Advocate - Robert (Bob) Graff Golden Acorn - Jeana Schroeder All of these individuals have worked tirelessly in classrooms and around the school to mentor, teach, and build a stronger school community in a variety of ... read full article
Nominating Committee ReportChitkala Seshasankaran4/17/20175/2/2017
Nominating Committee Report
Nominating Committee Report   Below please find the report from the Nominating Committee, listing the nominees for each of the officer positions for the 2017-2018 Canyon Creek PTA board. The nomination period ended on Wednesday April 5th, 2017.   The election for these positions will take place at the next PTA General Membership Meeting on Tuesday, May 2nd, 6:30-8 p.m. in the cafeteria. Nominating Committee Report The 2017 Canyon Creek PTA (6.10.7) Nominating Committee places the following names in nomination:   For Office of President: Robin Zaback For Office of Vice President of Communications: Karan Sidhu For Office of Vice ... read full article
Art Gala - Friday May 12th 2017Chitkala Seshasankaran4/17/20175/12/2017
Art Gala - Friday May 12th 2017
Art Gala - Friday, May 12th We are excited to announce that Canyon Creek PTA’s Annual Art Gala will be held on  Friday, May 12th from 6-8 p.m. in the gym. Look for two individual art pieces from each student! In addition, our students’ visual arts Reflections submissions will be on display. Our fabulous Marimba Band will perform twice: from 5:50-6:20 p.m. and from 7-7:30 p.m. If you have questions, please contact Jeana Schroeder ( northwestjeana@hotmail.com ).   ... read full article
PTA General Meeting - May 2nd 2017Chitkala Seshasankaran4/17/20175/2/2017
PTA General Meeting - May 2nd 2017
PTA General Meeting 2016-2017  When  : 2 nd May 2017 , 6:30 p.m.  Where :  Canyon Creek Cafeteria.                    Please join us for our last and final meeting of the year, we will be presenting our annual awards, including Golden Acorn, Outstanding Educator, and Outstanding Advocate. Elections will take place for our 2017- 18 Board of Directors and we'll vote on a budget for next year.   We will also be joined by the Canyon Creek 6th Grade Marimba Group ! It is going to be an action-packed evening and we look ... read full article
Canyon Creek Spring Bazaar - May 6 ,2017Chitkala Seshasankaran4/17/20175/6/2017
Canyon Creek Spring Bazaar - May 6 ,2017
   Canyon Creek Elementary School Spring Bazaar   When    :   May 6 th , 2107- 10 a.m to 3 p.m.  Where   : Canyon Creek Gym & Cafeteria .   Join us for a fun shopping event where you can support local businesses and Canyon Creek PTA! Raffles – Daddy’s Donuts – coffee/tea mobile – 30+ vendors – kids coloring tables FAMILY FRIENDLY!   Questions? Please contact Megan King at (360) 708-6369 or canyoncreekspringbazaar@gmail.com Sign up to help :   www.SignUpGenius.com/go/5080F48A5A829A5FE3-canyon    These activities are not sponsored nor endorsed by the Northshore School District or any of its ... read full article
Family Science Night, Tuesday April 18th Chitkala Seshasankaran4/3/20174/18/2017
Family Science Night, Tuesday April 18th
Family Science Night !!!!! Enjoy a fun filled event with the interactive , educational stations focused on STEM-related activities. Science is cool!!!! Come and have fun with your Family. When: April 18th, 2017 6-8:00 p.m.  Where: Canyon Creek Gym We need Volunteers! Please contact Heather Douangpanya  or Text to: 206-491-8110    These activities are not endorsed by Northshore School District or any of its schools.The District assumes no resposibility for the conduct during or safety of the activities. The Northshore School District shall be held harmless from any cause of action,claim or petition filed in any court or administrative tribunal ... read full article
PTA's 2017 Gift to School Grant ProgramRobin Zaback3/27/20174/24/2017
PTA's 2017 Gift to School Grant Program
Each spring, Canyon Creek PTA members allocate money toward a Gift to School Grant Program. This year, the general membership voted to spend up to $13,000 in grants to pay for materials, activities or projects at Canyon Creek that are aligned with the mission statement and goals of the PTA. Any staff members or PTA members may submit requests.  Past projects/programs funded via our Gift to School grants have included online subscriptions (e.g., RazKids, IXL, Pebble Go, etc.), classroom book sets, standing desks, playground improvements, professional development, decorative murals, and much more! Download and complete the application below and return ... read full article
Spring Skate Night - April 4th 6:30-8:30Chitkala Seshasankaran3/20/20174/4/2017
Spring Skate Night - April 4th 6:30-8:30
Spring Skate Night Party !!!! The SPRING SKATE NIGHT PARTY  is almost here - come  enjoy some time with other families and skate.... On April 4th 2017 , Tuesday 6:30- 8:30 pm. Where : Everett Skate Deck  - 9700 19th Ave SE Everett WA-98208.   (For directions visit: www.everettskatedeck.com  or call (425)377-0202.) Cost $5 per person , includes admission & Skate rental. Extra $1 charge for inline skate rental.  No charge for non-skating adults. All children must be accompanied by an adult who will remain on premises  all the time. All skating students will be entered into a raffle during skate night ... read full article
Dad's And Donuts - Friday April 7th,2017 8:00-8:30Chitkala Seshasankaran3/20/20174/7/2017
Dad's And Donuts - Friday April 7th,2017 8:00-8:30
Dad's and Donuts Come and join us for coffee, donuts and one-on-one time with your kid(s) before school. When: Friday, April 7th, 8:00-8:30 am Where: Canyon Creek Cafeteria  Who: Calling all Dads, Grandpas, Uncles & Guardians...   These activities are not endorsed by Northshore School District or any of its schools.The District assumes no resposibility for the conduct during or safety of the activities. The Northshore School District shall be held harmless from any cause of action,claim or petition filed in any court or administrative tribunal arising out of the distribution of materials including attorney's fees and judgements or awards.    ... read full article
Bingo - FAQ!Robin Zaback2/28/20173/17/2017
Bingo - FAQ!
We've put together this FAQ to answer some common questions about Canyon Creek PTA's Bingo Night... What is Bingo Night? It is a fun school community event to connect with other families, play bingo and win great classroom donated baskets. You may also take a chance at the raffle table.  All proceeds go directly to Canyon Creek PTA!!  You may also choose donate food to the Malty Food Bank and even purchase some concessions. When is it? Friday, March17 th , 2017 Doors open at 6:00p.m, Bingo games start at 6:30pm with our fabulous Canyon Creek staff callers. Where is ... read full article
Jumpin' J's- After School Jump Rope ProgramChitkala Seshasankaran2/28/20174/21/2017
Jumpin' J's- After School Jump Rope Program
JUMPIN' J'S - After School Jump Rope Program   Jumpin' J's is back with the after School Jump Rope Open to Grades K - 6. World Class Instruction! Double Dutch! Single rope skills! Partner jumps! Mondays 3:10 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.  Canyon Creek Gym From April 24th for 6 weeks. (4/24, 5/1, 5/8, 5/22, 6/5) (No class on 5/29). P lease Register and pay online or via US mail by April 17th.  For more information and to print registration form go to: www.jumpropechamps.com For questions please contact: Joyce Bica @ 425-424-8870 or E-mail at joyce@jumpropechamps.com NOTE: Registration to be done online ... read full article
HOUR OF CODE - RSVPChitkala Seshasankaran2/28/20173/28/2017
HOUR OF CODE - RSVP
HOUR OF CODE Tuesday, March 28th, 7-8 pm @ Canyon Creek Library. Want your child to learn the basics of computer programming? RSVP for Hour of Code.   Space is limited, RSVP for a 15 minute slot: 7:00, 7:15, 7:30 or 7:45 p.m. Spots are available on first come first serve basis. Contact Heather Douangpanya ,Science Night Chair to RSVP : heather.douangpanya@frontier.com   or Text - 206-491-8110.    We also need parent volunteers. Middle School / High School student volunteers are also welcome.   These activities are not endorsed by Northshore School District or any of its schools.The District assumes no resposibility ... read full article
Lucky Night Bingo - PREORDERS!Robin Zaback2/13/20173/10/2017
Lucky Night Bingo - PREORDERS!
Friday, March 17th, 2017 Bothell High School Cafeteria 9130 NE 180th ST, Bothell, 98012 Doors open at 6:00pm, Bingo from 6:30 - 8:30pm Canyon Creek PTA is proud to invite you to our annual family bingo night! It is a great time with friends, food, Bingo and a chance to win your student's class Bingo basket. Concessions will include pizza, Uncle Peteza's pepperoni or cheese, for $15, water and candy for $1. Jamba Juice will also be available for $2 each with 20% of the proceeds going to the CC PTA! We will also be hosting a food drive for ... read full article
Literacy Night Rescheduled - March 21st 2017Chitkala Seshasankaran2/12/20173/21/2017
Literacy Night Rescheduled - March 21st 2017
Literacy Night!!!! RESCHEDULED We are excited about the Literacy Night Rescheduled.  It will take place in the Canyon Creek Gym on Tuesday March 21st, 2017 from 6-8 p.m.    We will have the following activities:   Stations (Jenga, Bookmark Creation, Boggle, Journal Making, Vision Tracking) Student Book Swap Reading with Rover, for the first time on campus, providing 3-5 dogs available to read with students. Authors Corner featuring student graphic novel pages created during our Graphic Novel Challenge in the fall.   Please join us for this fun night! If you have questions, please contact Robyn Martin ( robynmartin700@hotmail.com ) ... read full article
BINGO - Volunteers Needed !!!!!Chitkala Seshasankaran2/12/20173/17/2017
BINGO - Volunteers Needed !!!!!
Bingo Volunteers Needed!!! Bingo is looking for volunteers for transporting baskets to BHS, event set-up, check-in, raffle table, concessions sales and many others. This is a great opportunity for middle and high school students to get volunteer hours (they just can’t handle money). If you would like to help make Bingo Night successful and a smooth working event, please contact  Brandi LaCombe or sign up using this link to our event sign up: http://signup.com/go/xyKUVt . ... read full article
BINGO - Prize BasketChitkala Seshasankaran2/12/20173/10/2017
BINGO - Prize Basket
BINGO - PRIZE BASKETS                    F lyers are coming home now with information about donating to help create classroom prize baskets! Each class will provide a basket made up of items from the chosen theme. These baskets are used as prizes for Bingo winners and a few raffle items. Reference the list below to find your child's class and basket theme. Use the theme to help guide you as you decide what you may want to contribute. Think outside the box! :) Donations will be collected now through February 28th March 10th ... read full article
Now Seeking PTA Officers for 2017-18!Robin Zaback2/9/20174/5/2017
Now Seeking PTA Officers for 2017-18!
The Nominating Committee is currently seeking volunteers for elected positions on our 2017-2018 Executive Board, including: President Co-Vice-Presidents Treasurer Secretary If you want to learn more, or would like to nominate yourself or someone else, please contact one of our Nominating Committee members: Melissa Kline , Rachel Thompson , or Stacey Arnold .   Save Save ... read full article
PTA Awards - Celebrate our volunteers!Robin Zaback2/9/20174/4/2017
PTA Awards - Celebrate our volunteers!
Do you know any amazing volunteers? Does your child have a teacher who goes above and beyond? Is there someone in our Canyon Creek community who you know works hard to serve our kids by advocating for their health, welfare, safety, or education? Every year, Canyon Creek PTA recognizes outstanding local volunteers through our Awards Program. We offer the following individual awards: Golden Acorn Award : Recognizes an individual volunteer who has given outstanding volunteer service to all children in the school community. This acknowledges service by an individual "above and beyond" a particular job description. Outstanding Educator Award : ... read full article
Fred Meyer Community RewardsNicole Trimble11/2/201712/31/2017
Fred Meyer Community Rewards
Fred Meyer Community Rewards Okay, so this is cool - if you register for the Fred Meyer Community Rewards program, any time you shop at Fred Meyer, a portion of your purchase will be donated to our PTA!! It links to your Fred Meyer rewards card and does NOT affect your rewards at all - they just donate to our PTA on top of that!   NOTE : You DO need to re-register every 12 months!!   Sign up for the Community Rewards program by linking your Fred Meyer Rewards Card to Canyon Creek Elementary PTA at  www.fredmeyer.com/communityrewards . You can search for ... read full article