Introducing the 2018 – 2019 Alki PTA Board

The Alki PTA Nominating Committee would like to introduce to you the nominees for the 2018/19 PTA Executive Officers. Voting will be held on May 3rd at the PTA meeting. Nomination for President: Jenna Andersen Jenna grew up in Royal City, a small farming town in central Washington. After moving from Dallas to Chicago to…

Bike to School Day – May 9

Wednesday, May 9th (6:50 AM)! May is Bike Month!  Join one of two bike trains on the morning of the 9th, starting at 6:50 AM at Me-Kwa-Mooks Park on Beach Drive or Anchor Park on Alki Ave and arriving at the school at 7:20 AM. Park your bike in the courtyard and join us in the lunchroom for a healthy snack and prizes for all riders. If you would like to volunteer to assist in leading one of the bike trains…

Bike Rodeo – Wednesday, May 2

Wednesday, May 2nd (1:15 PM) The Wednesday afternoon (1:15-2:30 PM) the week before Bike To School Day will be the third annual  Bike Rodeo! Bring your bike, your helmet, and your parent (PARENTS MUST BE PRESENT AND SIGN WAIVER) and perfect your bike handling skills and safety awareness fun bike rodeo stations on the Alki Playground. If you would like to volunteer to lead a station (don’t worry, we will train you!) please email chrisnutter@gmail.com

Alki PTA Meeting – Agenda 4.4.18

  Wednesday April 4th, 2018 6:30 – 7:30 PM –  Alki Elementary Library Call to Order Approval or Correction of March 1st General Meeting Minutes Reports Principal/Staff/BLT PTA Board: Treasurer, Fundraising, Events, Communications, Membership, Legislative Unfinished Business PTA Nominating Committee – Announce Candidates Inclusion Committee Update PTA Running Club – Seeking Coaches PTA Budget Committee…

Staff Appreciation Week (May 7-11)

It’s time to show our gratitude to our amazing teachers and support staff at Alki! We need your help to make this year’s Staff Appreciation Week (May 7-11) a success. The theme of the week will be “BAR NONE – We Have The Best Staff Around!” We’ll provide daily treats, spruce up the staff lounge…

No Clothing Drive this Year

Unfortunately, we are not hosting a clothing drive this year.  Due to the incredible amount of work our past chairs have put in, we have discovered that the payback is simply not worth continuing with the program. If you have ideas for another drive or fundraiser for the PTA please reach out to fundraising@alkipta.com.

Budget Committee Process

Download the Budget Request Form (2018-19) Thank you to Lynda Sullivan, Amy Cooper, Angela Powell and Laurie Iba for volunteering to serve on this year’s PTA Budget Committee at our March 1st PTA Meeting. There are three basic steps in developing a PTA budget: Determine the PTA’s goals and objectives and assign costs to them.…

Alki Inclusion Committee

As of January 2018 a small group of Alki parents has been meeting on a regular basis to discuss diversity, inclusion, and culture as a part of the Alki Elementary experience. We started with the name Cultural, Diversity, and Inclusion Committee, a designation long enough to make you feel a little tuckered by the time…