Room Parent Sign Up and Other Volunteer Needs

If you would like to be a room parent for your class, or volunteer to help with lunch, recess, or pick-up and drop-off, please see our Sign Up Genius page here.  If you have questions, contact volunteers@cascadiapta.org.

Open(ish) House – Kids Meet Teachers August 31st

Balloons that say "Open House"

Please join us for a back to school opportunity for students to get to know their teachers and classmates! At the appointed time, students are invited to meet with their teachers and classmates. Parents are discouraged from using this time to talk to teachers and should instead email teachers to introduce themselves or raise issues …

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Town Hall with Principal Mackey August 25th

Sign saying "Town Hall Meeting This Way"

Principal Mackey is hosting a Back-to-School Town Hall on August 25 at 5:30pm.  During the Town Hall, Principal Mackey will be answering questions submitted by parents about the return to full-time instruction.  Time permitting, she will also be taking questions from the floor. This Town Hall is for adults only due to the fact it …

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Summer Playdates

Grassy field with a play structure

Here is a list of playdates happening this summer.  Updates will be posted here.  To host a playdate sign up here.  Playdates can also be found on our events calendar.

  • Incoming 1st Graders –
    • July 10, 10am-12pm, Kirke Park (7028 9th Ave NW), hosted by Kei Schafer
    • August 15, 10am-12pm, Maple …

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Time to Celebrate Cascadia’s 5th Graders!

Cascadia Dragons Logo says "Class of 2021"

2021-2022 PTA Board

President – Theresa Glatstein

Vice President – Kris Nichols

Secretary – Kristin Ekanger Lo Conte and Megan Hazen

Treasurer – Eric Feeny

Financial Officer, Administration – Kristin Mull

Financial Officer, Fundraising – Josh Posthuma

Communication Directors – Amy Tsang and Jami Kimble

Membership Director – Brianna Walker

Volunteer Director – Nikki Patel

Programs Director, Events …

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Park Play Date

We would love to welcome Hamilton zoned families for a park play date this Friday at 3pm at Ross Park. All grades are welcome!

(While everyone is always welcome, this is aimed at families in the West Woodland, Greenlake, and BF Day zones)

Please wear Cascadia colors and a mask. Friday, 3pm Ross …

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The Spring Book Fair is here

Cascadia Elementary’s virtual book fair, presented by Phinney Books on Bookshop.org, will run from May 3 to May 16, 2021, and the Cascadia library will receive a credit of 25% of all sales to spend on books for the school. All books will be ordered here and shipped directly to …

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Talent Show and Art Walk Submissions

Submissions are now open for the Cascadia Talent Show and Art Walk. There are no auditions required, acts should be school appropriate, and no longer than 3 minutes. See all guidelines and submission requirements here. Please submit all talent show acts and art by May 26th.

Spring Science Events

 

Mysteries and Methods talk by Heather L. Montgomery Tuesday, May 4, 2021 5pm on Zoom

Science detectives track down answers to nature’s mysteries — poop-shooting caterpillars, freaky frogs, brain-slurping bugs — or at least they try. Heather Montgomery, author of Who Gives a Poop: Surprising Science from One End to the Other, will …

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