Thanksgiving HolidayCaroline Speirs11/19/201811/25/2018
Thanksgiving Holiday
There's no school Thursday and Friday of this week for the Thanksgiving holiday. Also school will end Wednesday November 21st at 12:20pm. ... read full article
Advocacy in Action - Entry #1Caroline Speirs10/29/201811/12/2018
Advocacy in Action - Entry #1
October 31, 2018 Kirkland, WA When I joined the PTA I didn't realize the depth and historical power in the organization I was stepping into.  The PTA is a nation-wide organization of advocates for children and families.   This is a professional organization reaching toward equity for all children in education.  We aren't just helping our children, we are helping ALL children, knowing that when we help others', we help ours. At the National level there are lobbyists and parents spending time on legislative action and in Court cases across the country, there are funds and grants set up for students ... read full article
Early Dismissal All WeekCaroline Speirs10/15/201810/21/2018
Early Dismissal All Week
This week is Parent Teacher conferences plus a LEAP Day (when all teachers take additional training and the school is closed). Take note: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday school will end at 12:20. Wednesday is a regular short day with school ending at 2:20. And Friday there is no school. ... read full article