28 Tue Japan Trip Family Meeting, (6:30pm, room 2511)
30 Thu Chinook Multi-Cultural Night (6-8pm, Commons)
06 Thu I-Connect Meeting (8:30-10am, Commons Stage)
10 - 14 NO SCHOOL - Spring Break
19 Wed Principal's Coffee (8:15-9:15am, Library)
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Chinook PTSA 2017-2018 Nominations
Nominations Due April 19
Do you like to be involved with your child’s school and up-to-date with school events and activities? If so, please consider joining other parents in the PTSA Executive team to help all students at Chinook. The Chinook PTSA Nominating Committee is accepting nominations for the PTSA Officer Slate for the 2017-2018 School Year.
Positions under consideration include:
• Vice Presidents of Communications, Fundraising, and Membership
• Legislative Chair
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• Nominees will be contacted upon receipt of their nomination.
• You may nominate yourself.
• You may also nominate more than 1 person.
Please send any questions about the nomination process to the Nominating Committee at email@example.com.
Chinook Multi-Cultural Night - Save the Date
Thursday, March 30th 6:00 – 8:00 PM
Save the Date!!!
CHINOOK MULTI-CULTURAL NIGHT
Thursday, March 30th 6:00 – 8:00 PM
POTLUCK – We ask that all who attend bring food
STATIONS/TABLES – We will have tables available for volunteers to set up stations/displays about cultures.
PERFORMANCES – We are looking for students, family members or community groups that would like to perform at the event.
If you are interested in helping coordinate, performing, know of a good group to invite to perform, or would like to help out in another way, e-mail Leif Moe-Lobeda at firstname.lastname@example.org.
SHINE ON CHINOOK
PTSA Annual Fundraiser
The Shine on Chinook campaign is officially over but you can still give a gift at any time through the end of the school year. We would be so grateful for your support! While there will no longer be weekly updates in the newsletter, we will be keeping an updated donor list on the website.
Donations can be made online or a check (made payable to Chinook PTSA) can be dropped off at the main office.
Checks (made payable to Chinook PTSA) can be mailed in the return envelope or dropped off at the main office. Don’t forget to apply with your employer’s gift matching program. Contact Val Parrish if you have any questions. email@example.com
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(Note: If paying by credit card instead of Paypal, please check the box to give permission to pass your mailing address so we can mail you your donation receipt and thank you note.)
More Acts Needed for Talent Show - Stardust 2017!
We Need More Acts!
Additional Audition Date: Monday, March 27
Sign up by Main Office
Right now we have eleven numbers and would like to have more. We don’t have any group musical acts or any dancers. We would love to have you. Any talent is welcome. Sign up for an audition time and if you have an accompaniment track, send it to Ms. Kraus at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please email if you have questions. Please join us and help us to have an amazing talent show.
March Staff Appreciation Lunch - Thank You!
From the teachers & staff:
The Chinook parent community once again has lavished their appreciation for the teachers and staff of the school. Soup and salad were the main courses followed by sweet treats on Tuesday, March 14. Thank you to all who contributed to this staff luncheon!
From the organizers:
Volunteers, Cat Heed and Angie Holmes, organized a March Staff Appreciation Lunch with delicious soups and salads. Staff appreciated the hot soup on a rainy Seattle day. Thanks to all the volunteers who contributed to make this event a success!
Thurs, April 6, 2017 8:30am-10am, Chinook Stage
Instilling Confidence and Leadership in our Children
~ In response to a topic request from our community ~
You can bet there will almost always be a question about "Leadership" in an application - whether it's for college, a job, or any organization (even in middle school)! How are we, as parents and a community, instilling confidence and leadership in our children? Some ideas we can explore are:
Please come share resources, stories, and have discussions with other parents about instilling confidence and leadership in your children.
Chinook I-Connect Organizers 2016-17: Mary Kim, Christine So, Sandi Plenge, Asako Yoshimura
Open PTSA Board/Committee Positions
Are you a parent who would like to become more involved with the school? Do you want to get to know other parents as well as students? Are you limited, but flexible in the time you have to volunteer? If so, we would love your help with one of the following open board or committee positions!
Please contact Alka Manchanda or Asako Yoshimura if interested.
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