Category: About Cascadia

Provide while you Pick-up

The Cascadia PTA is organizing two drives to take place during the school pick-up days next week: SUMMER CARE PACKAGES FOR HEADSTART STUDENTS As we prepare for summer break, we want to support the Cascadia Head Start students with materials for summer learning as well as household necessities. At next week’s Pick Up Days we will …

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Student Item Pick-up/Drop-Off

During the first two weeks of June, teachers and staff will be in the building packing up. Teachers will gather student items for drive-through pick-up. Students are asked to use this time to bring back all items that belong to the school. This includes:

-Musical instruments (including recorders)

-Library books

-Any other items loaned to …

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PTA General Membership Meeting

A meeting for the general membership of Cascadia PTA is scheduled for Thursday, April 30, 7-9pm.   Please look for a link to the virtual meeting in your email.

The agenda for this month’s general meeting will be:

7-7:10pm : Greetings and chat.

7:10-7:25pm:  Principal’s Update (Sandra Mackey)

7:25-7:35pm:  President’s Update (Megan Hazen)

7:35-7:40pm: Proposed …

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Yearbook Information

Ordering Yearbooks

There’s less than two weeks left to order a 2020 yearbook. Please place your order online at https://yuenluischools.com/cascadia-elementary by Monday, May 4th. The cost is $26 and the yearbook will be delivered to the address you provide online. For scholarship requests, please contact Hee Rae Cho at yearbook@cascadiapta.org.

Yearbook Photos

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STAFF APPRECIATION: May 4-8

There are so many things that we will appreciate that much more once we return to campus and one thing for certain is that we have an amazing school staff! While the school building may be closed, the staff is still working very hard – delivering learning online, connecting with families, preparing meals …

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Golden Acorn & Outstanding Educator Awards

acorns on branches

Each year the Cascadia PTA recognizes two outstanding contributors to our community by awarding the golden Acorn and the Outstanding Educator awards.  We are opening nominations for these two awards.  If you know of a Cascadia community member whose contribution stands out, please take a moment to nominate them using the linked forms.  The awardees …

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Librarian update: Resources during school hiatus

Dear Cascadia students and families, I hope you all stay safe and healthy! As most of you are aware, the Seattle Public Library is closed and books are harder to come by, but I would like to share a few sources with you to keep our students reading over break. Also, Seattle school librarians are …

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iLab Wish List-February

iLab Donations

Thank you Dragon families for your generous donations this year! We have some specific needs for supplies for re-stocking the iLab. Please gather these supplies over the holiday break and bring them to school in early January.

If you would like to help purchase some new supplies for our upcoming 1st/2nd grade enrichment …

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Parent Child Book Club

Join us for Cascadia’s first parent/child book club hosted by our librarian Merrick Bodmer and the staff Race and Equity team.

The theme for the first book will be racial equity. You can either read the adult book and participate in an adult-only discussion OR read the middle grade novel with your child and participate …

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Proposed Updates to PTA Rules

Changes to the standing rules that are followed by Cascadia PTA are under consideration during winter of 2020.

The current standing rules are available from the website.

 

 

The updated rules are intended to accomplish a few things:

  • Update formatting to be consistent with PTA best practices
  • Update membership dues …

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