Category: General News

Simply Scan to earn Box Tops Money

 

 

 

 

 

Box Tops is changing to fit today’s families. The new and improved Box Tops mobile app uses state-of-the-art technology to scan your store receipt, find participating products and instantly add Box Tops to your school’s earnings online. Download the app and start scanning today to earn extra money for …

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Results: Reflections Art Contest

Congratulations to the student artists that took part in the Reflections Art program this year. Their work was truly amazing!

 

All participants will be recognized at an upcoming community meeting with a certificate and ribbon. Their artwork will be on display in the Armory at Seattle Center December 7-19. It’s a great show …

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Giving Tree

This year the Cascadia PTA and the RESMS PTSA are teaming up again to make the holiday season a little brighter for students at both schools who need extra support. With help from school counselors, the PTSA will provide 55 families with holiday gift bundles that include gift cards from stores such as Fred …

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Winter Afterschool Clubs Announced

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Dear Cascadia Families:

We are excited to announce the listings for winter clubs at Cascadia are now available to view. Please read the information below as it will help with the registration process. The clubs schedule, descriptions and detailed calendar are available on the Cascadia PTA website at: https://cascadiapta.org/after-school-clubs/

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Weekend Food Program Coming to Cascadia

Cascadia Elementary, Cascadia Head Start, and the Cascadia PTA are proud to partner with the Ballard Food Bank to offer a Weekend Food for Kids program. The nutrition provided by this confidential weekend backpack program helps children from families who need assistance with food, and has no income eligibility requirements to participate. Dietary restrictions can …

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Lost and Found Updates

The Lost and Found is bursting with coats, shirts, lunch containers, books, and miscellaneous other belongings. A generous volunteer regularly sorts, returns, and itemizes all lost items, posting photos in the Parent Facebook group to help families to reunite with their lost items. Currently so many things are collecting that a request for more …

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Student Led Food Drive

Cascadia Students are running a Food Drive during November leading up to Thanksgiving. The donations will go to the Ballard Food Bank. The Ballard Food Bank services many neighborhoods including Queen Anne, Magnolia, and Ballard. In addition to being a Food Bank that patrons come to shop for food at (for free), they also deliver …

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Donations of Socks and Other New Warm Items

One of our 5th graders is organizing a SOCK DRIVE (also accepting mittens, hats and scarves) this month to benefit Family Works in Wallingford. Any contributions of new items of any size will be greatly appreciated. The bin is by the front office through Dec. 2.

Big Fall Festival of Groundskeeping!

Come Weed With Me, The Best Is Yet To Be

Who: Cascadia friends, family, neighbors. Kids welcome! (I bet they’d love to help and/or play on the playground — no supervision provided) What: pull weeds and spread mulch When: Saturday, November 16, 9am to 2pm Where: The school grounds (specifically: the beds in the parking …

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Global Reading Challenge

Calling all 4th and 5th graders! The Seattle Public Library Global Reading Challenge is once again under way.

This is the annual “battle of the books” challenge where teams of seven students—both 4th and 5th graders—will read 10 books representing a wide variety of reading levels and genres.

Working with their team, students …

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