Volunteer Coordinator Wanted!

There are so many ways to volunteer with Alki PTA and it is incredibly helpful to have a point person that is in the know about Volunteer requirements, PTA events and opportunities. We are in need of multiple roles to be filled next year but we want to put a spotlight on finding a Volunteer…

Popsicle Social Chair Wanted!

As much as we hate talking about the start of school at the end of the school year… we are still looking for a Popsicle Social Chair to take over this summer. Job Includes: Acquiring popsicles (we have a contact), setting up a table, passing out treats, and marking children’s hands. Cleanup is a snap…

Razzle Dazzle Evening Carnival – THIS FRIDAY!

Friday, Jun 16 (5:00 -6:30 PM) Come Razzle Dazzle the night away with us at Alki’s end of the year celebration with games, prizes, free hot dogs and Fun, Fun, Fun! Razzle Dazzle is Alki’s annual celebration for our students’ hard work reading all year long. We will have carnival games such as a ring…

Next year’s school supplies made easy!

September 6th will be here before you know it!  Alki PTA is partnering with Apperson Class Packs to provide Alki parents the convenience of ordering brand name school supplies ONLINE for delivery to Alki before the first day of school for your student!  Ordering window opens June 26th for you to check one thing off…

Two-Tier Bus Schedule – Vote on Monday, Jun. 1

In April, I recommended to the Families and Education Levy Oversight Committee and to the City Council that one-time funding of $2.3 million Families and Education Levy funds be allocated to Seattle Public Schools (SPS) to implement a district-wide two-tier bus schedule in the 2017-2018 academic year. I heard from hundreds of parents, community members,…

Please join us at the last PTA Meeting of the year.  We will finish discussing the 2017/18 Budget and voting it in.  Please note that the start time has changed from 6:30 to 6:00 in order to accommodate discussions of the budget. Sign up for FREE Childcare Here. **Please note that you should arrive 15…

Ruler for Families Workshop – June 13

Tuesday, June 13 (2:30 – 3:30 PM) or (6:30 – 7:30 PM) Join us for an interactive workshop to learn about how Alki Elementary is working to create a positive emotional climate for learning and developing the social and emotional skills of our school leaders, teachers and students. Family members will learn about the science…

Turn in your Bike to School Calendars!

Students who biked to school during the month of May should now turn in their completed bike to school calendars for tallying.  The forms can be turned into teachers, just as the Alki Reads calendars are.   Prizes will be awarded to individuals who set a good biking example during the month.

Alki-A-Thon: Thank You

A BIG thank you to our business sponsors, whose generous support helped us reach our fundraising goal to support so many amazing programs at Alki Elementary! Thank you to the Mission Cantina, EvoFit, Aumakua Massage Therapy, Stewart MacNichols Harmell Inc., West Seattle Arts Nest, Cambium, Thunder Road Guitars, West Seattle Runner, Bellevue Rare Coin, Fine…