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 http://www.lwptsa.net/helpful-documents/

September 2017 Membership Meeting Slides

Couldn’t make the September Council meeting? View the slides on our meetings web page http://www.lwptsa.net/council/meetings. You can also see the information that Dr. Pierce shared with us about the Central Leadership Team at http://www.lwsd.org/about-us/central-leadership-team.

Please Plan on Attending! Presidents & Principals, Tuesday, Sept. 19th 10-11:30am, LWRC Board Room

Presidents & Principals is an annual event (now moved from June to September) where PTSA presidents and school principals come together and hear a common message from district leadership and LWPTSA leadership. This year our topic will be how the PTSAs and school administrations can collaborate for a successful PTSA grant program. Who gets to
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Tuesday, Aug. 22nd, 5:00-9pm Region 2 Conference

PTSA leaders from across Region 2 are invited to join us for training and networking to start your PTSA year off on the best note! Come meet other PTSA leaders from across the Eastside and fulfill your training requirement in one evening. We will be meeting at Eastlake High School in Sammamish, WA. Check-in will
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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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WSPTA Approved Training: May 24, 9:30 – 11:00 a.m.

Get your board trained for next year! This training will count towards next year’s training requirement.  Wed, May 24, 9:30-11:00a.m. No need to register! Just show up and choose one class: Managing Your Non-profit PTA: Financial Responsibilities of Board Members (formerly known as Money Matters). A great class for all board members, not just treasurers.
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May 18 Brown Bag Lunch: WA State Legislative Review

You’re invited to our May Brown Bag Lunch presentation. Duncan Taylor, WA State PTA Legislative Director, will review what’s happening with legislation in Olympia. Bring your lunch and enjoy this free presentation. WA State Legislative Review: What’s Happening in Olympia and Why Should I Care? Thursday, May 18 from noon to 1 p.m. LWSD Resource Center.
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