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2018-2019 PTA Chair Positions 2018-2019 School Year Volunteer
Interest Form
Melanie McKenzie
Field Day 2018 Monday, June 18th, 1:00-3:00pm Email Mr. Mayberry Mr. Mayberry
Watch D.O.G.S. (Dads Of Great Students) 1 school day, as often as you want Email Coordinator Michael Richards
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9:20a Walk-N-Talk
Walk-N-Talk

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Monday, June 18
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9:20a - 10:05a

1:00p Field Day
Field Day

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Monday, June 18
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1:00p - 3:15p

No Early Release! Normal 3:35 pm dismissal
No Early Release! Normal 3:35 pm dismissal

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Wednesday, June 20

No early release - dismissal at 3:35 pm.
Last Day of School - 11:05 am dismissal
Last Day of School - 11:05 am dismissal

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Thursday, June 21

Last day of school ends at 11:05 am.
Last Day of 4th Quarter
Last Day of 4th Quarter

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Meet your 2018-2019 PTA Board of Directors
As the 2017-2018 school year comes to an end, your new PTA Board of Directors is already working on planning for the 2018-2019 school year! The new directors will officially assume their roles on 7/1/2018. PTA Board of Directors Here are the 2018-2019 PTA Board of Directors:            President: Melanie McKenzie       Treasurer: Barbara (Barby) Taheri   VP Programs: Jennifer Herrman   Legislative/Advocacy:  Jennifer Spataro   VP Communication: Nicole Trimble   Membership:  Jennifer (Jenn) Snyder   Secretary:  Shea Johnson       Pictured (left to right): Melanie McKenzie, Nicole Trimble, Shea Johnson, Jenn Snyder, Barby Taheri, Jennifer Herrman, Jennifer ... read full article

Thank you 2017-2018 PTA Board of Directors!
Thank you SO much to our 2017-2018 PTA Board of Directors!             President:  Robin Zaback    Treasurer:  Jennifer Herrman   VP Programs:  Barbara "Barby" Taheri   Legislative/Advocacy:  Jennifer "Jenn" Snyder   VP Communication:  (open)   Membership:  (open)   Secretary:  Angela Hacker       Pictured (left to right): Angela Hacker, Barby Taheri, Robin Zaback, Jenn Snyder, Jennifer Herrman.   “If you are working on something that you really care about, you don’t have to be pushed. The vision pulls you.” – Steve Jobs   These messages were all written by Jodie McClure and I think they ring true ... read full article

2018 Family Survey Results
2018 Family Survey Results Summary Results - PTA Canyon Creek PTA is proud to have been able to partner with Canyon Creek Elementary in conducting this year's spring survey. Family and community engagement is a vital part of PTA and we were particularly interested in learning more about how our community feels about community at our school. There were 278 responses to the survey: 123 were submitted online and 155 were paper submissions. In general, the survey indicated that the majority of respondents feel very welcome at school and at PTA events, students feel safe and supported when at school, ... read full article

Coming this fall - MATH CHALLENGE!!
Math Challenge is coming Fall 2018! We have heard from parents that STEM-related enrichment is high on the wishlist - so the Canyon Creek PTA is introducing a new program to Canyon Creek in the fall called "Math Challenge". What is Math Challenge? The Math Challenge program is a free school-wide math enrichment program for elementary students, consisting of a series of challenging and interesting math problems provided to each school. This program, started at Norman Rockwell Elementary (Redmond, WA) in 2007 with a reach of only 60 elementary students, has expanded to over 40 schools and around 2000 students in 2017-2018. The ... read full article

SAVE THE DATE: Back to School Ice Cream Social
Save the Date: Back to School Ice Cream Social We invite you to join us for this opportunity to see the school, meet your teachers and start the school year with some fun on Wednesday, August 29th : New Family Tours: 3:30-4:00pm Back-to-School Open House: 4:00-4:45pm PTA Ice Cream Social: 4:30pm-5:15pm More details will be available later this summer. For updates, be sure to 'Like' Canyon Creek PTA on Facebook and check our website: http://canyoncreekpta.org/Home . Questions? Email Colette Puoci and Erin Corsaro at icecreamsocial@canyoncreekpta.org . ... read full article

Summer Fun Playdates - Incoming Kindergarteners!
Calling all INCOMING kindergarteners!! Join us this summer to meet new friends before school starts in the fall.  Families welcome! Where? Canyon Creek Elementary School Playground (enter playground from 212th St SE). July 2018 Wednesday, July 11th, 10:30am - noon Saturday, July 21st, 10:30am - noon Tuesday, July 31st, 4:30 - 6pm August 2018 Saturday, August 4th, 1:30 - 3:00pm Thursday, August 16th, 4:30 - 6pm Tuesday, August 28th, 10:30 - noon 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 ... read full article

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Join Us for Community Serve Day!!
Community Serve Day - Sunday, August 26th Community Serve Day is coming to Canyon Creek on Sunday, August 26th, 9:00am - 1:00pm . Come join us to help teachers set up classrooms, as well as improve the campus through landscaping, repair, and other grounds projects. The whole family can participate! Sign up at  communityserveday.org Once registered, you’ll receive information on your project via email. Thanks in advance for helping prepare our teachers and campus for the start of school! Contact Ms. McLain   or the school office with questions.  ... read full article

Free Summer Meals
Free Summer Meals for Children 18 and Younger There are a number of food programs in the Northshore area to support families during the summer months. The Northshore School District will serve breakfast and lunch at no charge to all children who are 18 and younger thanks to a program funded through the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Children do not have to be enrolled in the District to receive this benefit. The program will run from June 25 to August 17, Monday through Friday, except for July 4 and 5, at Northshore Middle School, located at 12101 NE 160th St. ... read full article

Advocacy Update - June 2018
  Upcoming Advocacy Dates JUNE 6/11 – NSD School Board Meeting at 4pm 6/20 - City of Bothell Open House at 5:30pm 6/25 - NSD School Board Meeting at 7pm JULY 7/9 - Last day to register or change/update voter registration online or by mail 7/9 - NSD School Board Meeting at 4pm AUGUST 8/7 - Primary Election Day 8/13 - NSD School Board Meeting at 4pm 8/27 - NSD School Board Meeting at 7pm  Get out to Vote!! The Primary Election will be held on Tuesday, August 7th . The last day to register or change/update your address online ... read full article

Field Day 2018 - Come Join The Fun!!
FIELD DAY 2018 is right around the corner and the school needs A LOT of help! Join us the afternoon of Monday, June 18th , to help out at this awesome event when all of the students in our school get to play games and challenge each other in a variety of activities. Volunteers need to arrive at about 1:00pm and should plan to stay until about 3:00pm . During that time you'll be running an event such as jousting, potato carry, cup stacking, bowling, or many others! Please come out and have some fun with students having fun! Contact Mr. ... read full article

Care Day - June 29th
Care Day Connects People In Need with Resources to Help Care Day, in partnership with the Northshore School District, brings together in one location, service agencies and resources within the Northshore area to meet the needs of struggling families and individuals. Services include: free dental care; employment support; housing and food assistance; health and medical services; legal, financial and Veteran services; and a hot meal. Care Day is Friday, June 29th, 10am - 3pm , at Northshore Middle School. More information, including opportunities to be a Care Day volunteer, is available at  www.careday.net . ... read full article

Kids Bowl Free This Summer!
Thanks to In-School Bowling, the program that generously provides resources for our P.E. teachers to teach bowling at school, we have a coupon to share so students can take their skills to the bowling alley! Bowl this summer at Kenmore Lanes - and kids bowl free (during posted times, exclusions apply).   Print coupon below (or found here ) and check out details at www.KidsBowlFree.com . This is an embedded .pdf. ... read full article

2017-2018 Early Release / Dismissals - Canyon Creek
Normal release time: 3:35 pm Wednesday Early Release time: 2:05 pm   For the 2017-18 school year, all Wednesdays are early release except the following four Wednesdays: September 6th (first day of school for 1st-5th graders) - dismissal at 3:35 pm. November 22nd (elementary early dismissal for conferences) - dismissal at 12:15 pm. June 13th - dismissal at 3:35 pm. June 20th - dismissal at 3:35 pm.   Also note the following early dismissal days : November 16th, 17th, 20th, 21st & 22nd (elementary early dismissal for conferences) - dismissal at 12:15 pm. February 9th (elementary early dismissal for conferences) - dismissal ... read full article

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