Archive for November 2015

Silver Membership Awards

Congratulations! We are delighted to announce the following PTAs have achieved the Silver Membership Award from WSPTA, which indicates a 5% increase in last year’s membership by October 25. Robert Frost PTSA Christa McAuliffe PTSA Rosa Parks PTA Peter Kirk PTSA Redmond Elementary PTSA Rose Hill Elementary PTSA Mark Twain PTSA Evergreen Middle School PTSA

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Scholarship Raffle

Take a look at the great stuff you could win for only $1.  All you need to do is join us on December 3 and get your tickets.  Worry not, even if you need to leave the event early, we’ll let you know if you are one of the lucky winners.

December Council Meeting

Council Membership Meeting Minutes December 3, 2015 Board Room, Lake Washington Resource Center Call to Order: Judy East, President, called the meeting to order at 9:35 am. A quorum was present; sign in sheets are attached. Proper meeting notice was provided. Approval of Minutes/Correspondence: Minutes of the November 5, 2015 general membership meeting were moved

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CURRENTS November 2015

CURRENTS Monthly Newsletter November 2015: 

The 2015 Auction Catalog is here!

The 2015 Scholarship Basket Auction, one of the few splurges of the season you can feel GOOD about! Check out this year’s baskets. You are sure to fall in love with one – or more! Thanks to the generosity of our local PTAs and community sponsors that donate baskets for Auction every year, the Lake

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November’s Brown Bag Lunch: How to Lose Your Nonprofit Status Without Even Trying

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 12 – 1 PM It’s easy for a 501c3 to maintain its tax-exempt status, and it can be just as easy to lose it! The all-new WSPTA Money Matters presentation will tell you the 6 ways in which a nonprofit can lose (and keep!) their tax exempt status, help you understand how to navigate new rules around online

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November “You Rock!” Award

The You Rock! Award was given at our November 5 council meeting to Kirkland Middle School PTSA for their Backpack Awareness Day. The day is sponsored by the American Occupational Therapy Association and the primary goal is to educate students on how to wear their packs safely in order to prevent injury, and to teach

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Superintendent’s Message

Growing Together, Serving our Community By Dr. Traci Pierce, LWSD Superintendent This November we join with the U.S Department of Education, the National PTA, the National School Board Association, and teacher and administrator associations across the county to observe and celebrate American Education Week, November 16-20. This week offers districts across the country the chance

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