Calendar

Lake Washington PTSA Council’s calendar is below. Here are additional links to find district, state and national events of interest:

Apr
22
Mon
2024
Advocacy Roundtable @ Virtual on Zoom
Apr 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
All local PTA leaders, advocacy representatives and interested parents in our school communities are invited to participate in LWPTSA Council’s advocacy roundtable virtually on Zoom. We will discuss and brainstorm ways we can use our individual and collective voices to address critical issues and influence positive changes together. Potential topics include:
  • Pedestrian/student safety on walking/bicycle routes on & around school campuses
  • Lunch debt
  • Upcoming levy
  • And more
May
1
Wed
2024
Courageous Conversation (Part 2 of 2) @ Virtual on Zoom
May 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Courageous Conversation (Part 2 of 2) @ Virtual on Zoom

All PTA and DEI leaders are invited to join us virtually on Zoom in April and May for a two-part discussion and learning series: Courageous Conversation®. Both sessions will center on courageous conversations about race and will be facilitated by Na’eemah Webb, LWSD Family Engagement and Community Outreach Coordinator, and Adanna Abakporo, LWSD Equity and Family Engagement Facilitator.

  • Sessions: April 3, 6–7 pm, and May 1, 6–7 pm
  • Zoom links will be shared in our April 1 and April 29 issues of Weekly Waves, as well as here on our website calendar

Please invite your incoming 2024-25 DEI and PTA leaders to join us as well. Questions? Email Council’s DEI co-chairs, Thea Warner and Zahra Eslami, at Diversity@LWPTSA.net.

May
2
Thu
2024
LWPTSA Council Membership Meeting @ Virtual on Zoom
May 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

All local PTA leaders are invited to attend our monthly membership meetings held the first Thursday of the month during the school year. Meetings will mostly be during daytime hours, with occasional evening meeting times, and will be a mix of in-person and virtual Zoom meetings.

In-person membership meetings will be held at the Lake Washington School District Resource Center in Redmond Town Center. The LWSD Resource Center address is: 16250 NE 74th St., Redmond WA 98052. Zoom meeting links for our online meetings will be available in the Weekly Waves newsletter that all local PTA leaders receive.

May
7
Tue
2024
LWPTSA Council Sustainability Committee Meeting @ Virtual on Zoom
May 7 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
LWPTSA Council Sustainability Committee Meeting @ Virtual on Zoom

Sustainability Committee meetings for 2023-2024 will be held at the LWSD Resource Center (16250 NE 74th St., Redmond WA 98052) and online via Zoom. Schedule/locations are subject to change. Any changes will be communicated via our website, our newsletters and Facebook Group.

May
16
Thu
2024
LWPTSA Lunch & Learn: Navigating Transitions @ Virtual on Zoom
May 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

The Lunch & Learn series consists of short presentations and discussions on topics of interest to all community members, from noon – 1 pm on select Thursdays online via Zoom. Grab your lunch, log on, and learn with us!

Event links will be shared on our website calendarsocial media and newsletters close to the event dates. Topics and featured speakers are subject to change and will be updated as they are finalized.

May
17
Fri
2024
WSPTA 2024 Convention & Annual Business Meeting @ Lynnwood Event Center
May 17 – May 19 all-day

111th Convention and Annual Meeting
May 17-19, 2024
Lynnwood Event Center

 

2024 Rates:

Regular Registration $175.00
Student Registration $50.00
1-Day Registration $100.00

Subsidized rates available upon request. Contact Events@wastatepta.org.

See registration page for registration deadlines.


We’re back at the Lynnwood Event Center for this 3-day Convention and Annual Meeting. This is the perfect opportunity for you and your board to network, attend trainings, get new ideas for your school and vote on the important business of our statewide association.

Trainings and networking opportunities will be offered over all 3 days, with the Annual Meeting voting sessions happening on Saturday and Sunday.

Attend our growing exhibit fair on Saturday to learn about programs and services that can help your PTA.

Register Now on Whova

Cancellation Policy: 
Registrations are non-transferable. If you require a refund, contact support@wastatepta.org before 12:00 pm May 10th, 2024. No refunds will be offered after this point.

May
21
Tue
2024
LWPTSA Council Special Education Group (SEG) Meeting @ LWSD Resource Center
May 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
LWPTSA Council Special Education Group (SEG) Meeting @ LWSD Resource Center

Special Education Group (SEG) meetings in 2023-2024 will be held in person at the LWSD Resource Center (16250 NE 74th St., Redmond WA 98052). An unstructured networking time will be held from 6:30 to 7 pm, offering an opportunity for members to connect with one another. The formal portion of the meeting will begin at 7 pm.

* If you require an interpreter or student care during our meetings, please contact us at specialeducation@lwptsa.net at least 3 business days prior to the meeting you plan to attend so that we can make arrangements for you.

Jun
3
Mon
2024
LWPTSA Council Membership Meeting @ LWSD Resource Center Board Room
Jun 3 @ 9:45 am – 11:15 am

All local PTA leaders are invited to attend our monthly membership meetings held the first Thursday of the month during the school year, with the exception of June 2024. Meetings will mostly be during daytime hours, with occasional evening meeting times, and will be a mix of in-person and virtual Zoom meetings.

In-person membership meetings will be held at the Lake Washington School District Resource Center in Redmond Town Center. The LWSD Resource Center address is: 16250 NE 74th St., Redmond WA 98052. Zoom meeting links for our online meetings will be available in the Weekly Waves newsletter that all local PTA leaders receive.

LWPTSA Council Scholarship Awards Reception & Presentation Ceremony @ LWSD Resource Center
Jun 3 @ 6:15 pm – 7:00 pm
LWPTSA Council Scholarship Awards Reception & Presentation Ceremony @ LWSD Resource Center

Join LWPTSA Council’s Scholarship Awards Reception and Presentation Ceremony as we celebrate the recipients of our 2024 scholarships!

Jun
27
Thu
2024
National PTA 2024 Virtual Convention & Business Meeting @ Virtual
Jun 27 – Jun 29 all-day
National PTA 2024 Virtual Convention & Business Meeting @ Virtual

Join us for our Level Up PTA 2024 Virtual Convention to connect with PTA leaders, parents and educators to boost your impact for every child in your community. At Level Up PTA 2024, we will celebrate the success of our PTAs in making meaningful partnerships and connections with families, educators and community leaders to achieve lasting change that will help every child reach their full potential. New this year for our virtual convention, we will have facilitated networking time, live business and voting, and a general education session on emerging issues facing our children and youth.

REGISTER HERE

Convention will be our time to power up PTA with …

  • Tips and tricks from PTA leaders on proven practices to help meet the needs in your school community
  • Insight from education experts on how to enhance your efforts in your community
  • Workshops that will transform your leadership and membership approach

More information about our convention, including frequently asked questions and expectations of civility, can be found at PTA.org/Convention.