Open PTA Board Roles

EXECUTIVE BOARD OPEN POSITION: VICE PRESIDENT PTA President and Vice President work together and share responsibilities as needed.  They need to be thoughtful, respectful and great at communicating calmly, even when faced with a tough decision or unexpected emergencies. This role allows for facilitation of new ideas and a fresh take on “what’s happening” at…

Join the Nominating Committee

  Nomination Committee members seek out, vet, and present volunteers for next year’s Board.   It’s a short commitment and you have an opportunity to shape what happens in our community in a very unique way. The function of the nominating committee is to recognize and recruit the most qualified people available for elected PTA positions. The…

Special PTA Meeting Scheduled

It was agreed upon during March’s general membership meeting that an additional meeting is necessary to discuss issues and processes associated with PTA sponsored after school enrichment programs, specifically the Alki PTA Musical. Please join us on Monday, March 18th at 6:30 – 7:30 PM in the Alki Library. UPDATE: The goal of this special…

School Grant Budget Vote: Wednesday, February 6

It’s time to talk about next year’s budget!  There are new changes this year. This year, we will be approving the 2019/2020 budget in March, moving the usual timeline up by several months. Mark your calendars for Wednesday, February 6th (6:15 – 7:45 PM) where we will be discussing next year’s budget and will vote…

We need your opinion on Social Emotional Learning (Survey)

Public Social Emotional Learning Survey WE NEED YOUR OPINION We invite you to let us know your thoughts regarding Social Emotional Learning (SEL) implementation in Washington State. The end date for this survey is February 1, 2019. Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) is a top legislative priority for Washington State PTA.  SEL is a process through…

Reflections Entries Due FRIDAY (Nov. 2)

If you are participating in the PTA Reflections Art Competition, please submit your entry to the main office by Friday, November 2nd. Rules and Entry Forms can be found here or on the bulletin board in the main hallway.  If you have any questions, please contact the Reflections Chair, Lindsay Yost at membership@alkipta.com

Happy Last Day of School, Alki!

Happy Last Day of School, Alki! A few more things before we sign off for summer! Congratulations to Alki 5th graders and thank you to 5th Grade Breakfast chairs: Nicole Bryant and Sarah Martinez for giving the 5th graders and their families a wonderful send off. Special thanks as well to Nathan and Jessie Ryan…

Thank You Alki Volunteers!

As we look back over the year, we have many people to thank for all their efforts in making Alki the thriving community it is. Thank you to Principal Deese and ALL Alki Staff.  Thank you for caring for our students and your unwavering dedication.  We hope you have a great summer! THANK YOU TO…

Last PTA Meeting – Jun. 6 (Time Change!)

Last PTA Meeting of the Year: Wednesday, June 6th: TIME CHANGE- 6:00 – 7:30 PM. Please join us for our last general Membership meeting of the year where we will welcome student poetry readers presenting what they have learned this year in the PTA sponsored program Writers In The Schools (WITS) followed by regular PTA business including…