PTA Reflections Recognition Ceremony

We want to celebrate everyone who participated in this year’s Reflections Art program. Join us as Reflections Chair, Lindsay Yost, hands out ribbons and shows a slideshow of all entries during a recognition ceremony in the Alki Elementary Library.    Please stick around for the PTA General Membership Meeting to follow (6:30 – 7:30 PM).  Free Childcare…

Alki Elementary 4th Annual Spelling Bee

Alki Elementary School’s Fourth Annual Spelling Bee Our bees this year will be held on the following days during school hours (time TBD): Grade Level Bees: Week of January 28th- February 1st, 2019 All School Spelling Bee: February 14th, 2019 We encourage your child or children to participate in this fun and exciting program. It…

Online Auction – Open Now!

Secure your student’s spot at these sought after Teacher Buy-In Parties or give them a once in a lifetime opportunity to share an Exclusive Teacher Experience like, “Be the Principal!” and more! Get them before they are gone!   This ONLINE AUCTION is OPEN NOW and will CLOSE Friday, November 30th at 8:00 PM Go to https://alki.schoolauction.net/auction2018/catalog to bid!

Congratulations Principal Deese!

CONGRATULATIONS to Principal Deese who was surprised Monday morning at assembly with the Alliance for Education Thomas B. Foster Award!! This once a year award was given to recognize and honor her as an outstanding principal exemplifying excellence!   Ms. Deese was also presented with a grant for Alki Elementary in a form of a check larger than…

WSHS Mini Cheer Camp

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17, 2018 ( 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM) FOR K- 8th GRADERS!  K-8th grade kids will have a great time learning fun cheers and making crafts with the Westside cheerleaders. Campers will receive a tee shirt and official team hair bow, picture of themselves with the cheerleader AND perform as an honorary West Seattle…

Curriculum Night Volunteers Needed

We are sorry to report that the PTA Provided Childcare during curriculum night is currently FULL due to lack of volunteers.  More volunteers are needed to supervise movie night in order for childcare spots to open.  Volunteers shifts are split so that you can attend a teacher presentation as well.  We need 1 adult supervising for…

Alki’s Little Free Library has had a beautiful makeover! 

Last year, sadly, our Little Free Library was vandalized but quickly repaired and given a facelift by some wonderful parent and student volunteers! Fast forward another year and, while being spared any vandalizing over the summer, the LFL’s sweet decoupage exterior had become weathered beyond repair. Huge thanks to the Guajardo family for giving the…

First PTA Meeting of the Year

Thursday, September 13 (6:30 – 7:30 PM) Join us in the library after the Back To School BBQ for the first PTA meeting of the year and welcome the incoming 2018-2019 PTA Board:  Jenna Andersen (President), Tom Harris (VP), Nicole Bryant (Treasurer), and Mel Spiker (Secretary). Free childcare provided. Alki PTA is pleased to be able to…