It seems the last day of school celebrations were just a couple weeks ago, not months! That’s the story every year though, and everyone is left asking, “Where did the summer go?”
Teachers, parents, and students are gearing up for the 2014-2015 school year. Here is a list of Back-to-School events for our neighborhood schools.
First day of school is September 3rd. One-hour early releases this month are September 15th and 22nd. Time to start filling those calendars with sports events, practices, early releases, school appointments, and PTA meetings!
Alki Middle School is hosting an student open house, August 27th from 5pm to 7pm. An iPad informational meeting is being held on the same night from 5:45pm to 7:30. Picture day is September 19th. And Curriculum Night is September 25th from 6:30 to 8:15.
Chinook Elementary School is hosting a Welcome Back Social on August 28th from 4:30 to 6pm. Curriculum Nights run throughout September, check out their calendar for specifics. Picture Day along with vision and hearing screening is on September 26th.
Felida Elementary School is hosting the Back to School Social on August 28th from 4:00 to 5:30. Experiencing those bittersweet blues of your little one going off to school? Join other parents and volunteers at the Boo Hoo Social on the first day of school at 8:45. The Payback book fundraiser kicks off on September 5th. Curriculum Night is throughout September, check out the PTA website for details.
Salmon Creek Elementary School is hosting Back to School Night on August 28th from 5 to 6pm. Curriculum Night is September 16th from 6 to 7pm. Picture Day is October 10th.
Skyview High School… find information on their programs, schedules, and boosters online.
Thomas Jefferson Middle School is hosting a Back to School event on August 28th. For sixth grade students, the event includes an informational session on Parent Access (AWESOME tool for middle school students and parents), and Band/Orchestra information, from 9 to 11am. The seventh and eighth grade event is on the same day from 5:30 to 6:30pm. Both events include schedule pickup and iPad informational meetings. Curriculum nights are throughout September, check their calendar for more information. Picture Day is September 10th. All iPad paperwork is due by September 19th!
Dates are tentative, check with your school for more details on what is coming up. Enjoy those back to school open houses and socials and don’t forget that checkbook… PTA memberships and school spirit sweatshirts are a MUST!