Parenting 101: Middle School

Come learn what every parent should know about their growing middle schooler! Join us Saturday, November 4, from 9 a.m.-12 p.m. at the LWSD Resource Center, 16250 NE 74th St, Redmond. Three experts in their fields will give dynamic presentations on Parenting the Middle School Brain (Sheri Gazitt of Teen Wise), Mental Health & Anxiety (Jennifer
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Digital Safety for Your Child: Elementary Focus

You’re invited to this relevant Parent Education offering on Thursday, November 2, 6:30 p.m. at Blackwell Elementary, 225 205th Pl. N.E., Sammamish. In today’s digital world, our children are using devices that access the internet from a young age. Many parents skip the safety talk until cellphones come into play. Our younger kids, however, need
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New and International Families Welcome Event

Have you just moved to the United States? Are you new to the Northwest area or to Lake Washington School District (LWSD)? LWPTSA Council, in partnership with the LWSD, welcomes you to the community! Join us on Monday, Oct 23rd, 6:30-9pm or Saturday, Oct 28th, 9:30am-12:00pm LWSD Resource Center 16250 NE 74th St, Redmond, WA
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Oct 19 Brown Bag: Managing Your Non-profit Organization

Our Brown Bag lunch presentations are back! Bring your lunch and join us on October 19th for “Managing Your Non-profit Organization.” This is a Washington State PTA-approved training. Noon to 1 p.m. in the Sammamish Room of the LWRC. No registration required! Click here for more information.

Check Out the New Grant Handbook!

Does your PTSA grant money to your school? Check out our Grant Handbook! It’s intended for PTSAs in the Lake Washington School District. Lots of information on best practices, things to consider when granting money, sample documents, FAQs, and more! Visit

September 2017 Membership Meeting Slides

Couldn’t make the September Council meeting? View the slides on our meetings web page You can also see the information that Dr. Pierce shared with us about the Central Leadership Team at

Council GMM – Thursday, Sept. 7th, 9:30-11am, LWRC

It’s that time of year again! Put Council GMMs on your calendar and get your PTSA off on a great footing. What happens at Council meetings? You meet people; you get updates from district leadership; you hear what’s going on in our Council on the topics of membership, advocacy, parent ed, district-wide programs, upcoming trainings,
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More Training Opportunities: May 30, 7:00-8:30 p.m.

More early training! This WSPTA approved training will count towards next year’s training requirement.  Tues, May 30, 7:00-8:30 p.m. No need to register! Just show up and choose one class: Presidents: Plan to Succeed. A must for first-time presidents…or returning presidents! Lake Washington Resource Center, Hughes Room Ready, Set, Go!  Briefly touches on issues that
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