Correction! Running Club will be held on Tuesdays

Correction! Running Club will be held on Tuesdays (not Mondays as was previously announced). The dates will be April 24th – May 22nd, from 2:25- 3:30.  Sign up details coming soon! WE NEED COACHES to make this happen! Please consider volunteering:  the registration fee is waived for your child and it’s a fun opportunity to get active!…

Fairmount Park Auction Volunteers Needed!

Way back in November Fairmount Park PTA was kind enough to lend a bunch of volunteers to help support our Alki Derby Auction.  NOW it’s our turn!  They are looking for volunteers for next weekend the following spots are open: 9:00 – 11:00 AM SHIFT  <NEED VOLUNTEER>  <NEED VOLUNTEER>  <NEED VOLUNTEER>  <NEED VOLUNTEER> 4:30-6:30 PM SHIFT…

After-School Running Coaches Wanted

Thank you to Alki moms, Annie Wagar and Heather Lawless, for stepping up to Co-Chair this year’s PTA Running Club! Running Club is an after school PTA program open to ALL STUDENTS and will kick off Monday, Apr. 23 and run through Monday, May 21. This is a super popular program that students love and…

Auction – WE NEED HELP

With the Auction only 11 DAYS AWAY… we are in a mad rush to get everything together.. and trust us it TAKES A VILLAGE!  There are many jobs available as well as some upcoming Auction Prep Parties that we would love for you to attend. AUCTION PREP PARTIES Basket Making Party (Parents Home) – Sunday,…

Volunteer Needs – PTA Room Parents!

PTA room parents act as a liaison between the PTA and the parents in the classroom to communicate information about events, activities and volunteers needed. They will be the people “in the know” about PTA-related issues. The room parent can also act as a liaison between the teacher and the parents or do various tasks…

Razzle Dazzle Day (Friday, June 17)

It’s here again!  Alki’s Annual Razzle Dazzle day that has been a tradition for decades that rewards students for reaching 2 MILLION READING MINUTES! This end of year celebration includes: games, an obstacle course, field activities, face painting, prizes, and more!  In order to ensure that all the activities are available for the students, we…

End-Of-Year BBQ (Thursday, Jun. 9)

The Annual End of Year BBQ is Thursday, June 9th from 5:00-6:30 PM on the Alki Blacktop!  You can assist event Chairs, Erin and Erin Kelley, with set-up, clean up and grilling duties at the PTA SignUp Genius page (http://tinyurl.com/AlkiSpringBBQ2016). Jamba Juice will be in attendance selling smoothies ($3 cash only) and proceeds go back…

Staff Appreciation – Thank You Volunteers!

Thank you to everyone who helped to give our staff a fantastic Staff Appreciation Week!  From every student who created a card at the “Appreciation Station” to all these parents who made coffees, cleaned the staff lounge, brought taco fixins, and offered an hour of service – Thank you! Jodie Prescott, Jen Trise, Amy King,…

Alki-A-Thon: Volunteers & Tents Needed

The Alki-A-Thon can’t happen without our awesome volunteers!  You can volunteer for 30 minutes or for the whole day and there is a huge range of options to fit just about anybody’s schedule.  Please go to www.tinyurl.com/AlkiAThon2016 and sign up early to have the most options!  Examples – set up the running course on the…

Staff Appreciation THIS WEEK May 2nd- 6th!

We plan to give Alki’s educators the Best Week Ever! Here’s how you can help: Volunteer, Volunteer, Volunteer! The week is filled with special treats to thank our staff for all they do throughout the whole year! Visit https://tinyurl.com/AlkiTeacherAppreciation ASAP and help coordinate gift baskets for staff, bring treats for the breakfast bar, help clean the staff lounge, give an…