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Open Letter to the Legislature on the Special Education Funding Gap

The following is an open letter to the Washington State Legislature from our PTA on the Special Education Funding Gap. It should show up as an embedded PDF below or follow this link.

Please Contact Your Legislator About Removing the Cap on Special Education Funding

School districts are required by federal law to provide Special Education supports for all students that need them. However, Washington State caps the amount it will pay for these services, and so Washington school districts are being shorted about $400,000,000 per year for these costs. This shortfall has a big impact on the budget of …

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Save the Date – Game Night, Feb 15

On Feb 15th you’re invited to a Game Night in the Cascadia Commons, from 5:30 to 7:30 PM. Thank you to our Game Night Chairs, Brian Long and Katie Feldman, for organizing game nights! This is not a drop-off event.

PTA Coffee Chats for Prospective Families

Cascadia PTA would like to welcome all families interested in learning about Cascadia to join us for informal “coffee chats” on Zoom. Current parents will be available to talk about our experiences at the school and answer all your questions as you consider joining us.

Note that these are in addition to the in-person tours …

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Movie Night Friday 1/27 Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile!

Come join your classmates for a cozy good time on Friday, January 27th for the first Cascadia Family Movie Night of 2023 for “Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile!” are of course welcome! Bring blankets and pillows to cozy up on the gym floor for the movie. Low-backed chairs are welcome *in the back* near the bleachers so as …

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2023 Movie Nights – Save the Dates

SAVE THE DATES for Friday Night Movie Night. Additional information including showtimes and movie details to follow.

January 27 March 3 March 31 April 28

Thank you to Anthony Detrano, our Movie Night Chair, for organizing these movie nights!

Movie nights happen in the Cascadia gym, and siblings and families are welcome.  These are not …

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Game Night

Join us for a Game Night on Nov 16 in the Cascadia cafeteria, from 5:30 to 7:30 PM.  Bring your own games or try new ones.

The 2022/23 Red Envelope Campaign – Dream Big Edition starts… Now! 

By now, your student should have brought home a red envelope and pledge form. If not, please ask them about it or check the bottom of backpacks!

This is Cascadia PTA’s one and only fundraiser – with all funds raised being used for the current school year. Our ask this year is $400 per student. …

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Harvest Festival October 27th

Reflections “Show Your Voice!” Due 10/21/2022

Calling all dragons!

Reflections is a National PTA arts recognition program that helps students explore their own thoughts, feelings and ideas, develop artistic literacy, increase confidence, and find a love for learning that will help them become more successful not only in school, but in life.

Students create original works of art in response to …

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