National Special Education Month

December’s Every Child in Focus bulletin board focuses on Special Education. December also hosts National Special education day on December 2, 2018, and celebrates IDEA (the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act), which made education available to all American Children. This month honors the progress made in the system and by the children in special education.…

Alki Giving Garland

Each December, our school community supports families in need through our Alki Giving Garland. How it works: Take a tag Purchase the item Return the unwrapped item to the school office with the tag by Dec. 21st. Some examples of items include grocery, gas and target gift cards, toys, clothes and more. Please see the…

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!

Winter After School Enrichment Classes

Enrollment opens Tuesday, December 4th! First thing:  There is a NEW system for registering and paying for Enrichment Classes. (Directions below) If you need help with the transition to Active, you are always welcome to stop by the community center (MWF 3-8pm, TTh 10am-3pm) for assistance or call them at (206) 684-7430. To Register, go to:  https://apm.activecommunities.com/seattle/Home Second: Here…

Auction Grade Band Baskets ~UPDATE~

Contributing items for your Grade Band Basket is easier than ever: AMAZON WISH LIST:  Simply order from the wish list and the item(s) will magically be mailed to our Auction Team to assemble the baskets to Auction! BEFORE/AFTER SCHOOL DROP OFF:  Our auction team will be collecting items before and after school each each FRIDAY…

Parents Night Out – Auction Night Childcare

Saturday, December 1  5:00 – 11:00 pm  Island Time Kids is offering a special Parent’s Night Out in support of the Alki Elementary School Auction. Have your child join us for pizza, movies, games, crafts and more. What a perfect opportunity for the kids to have fun while parents attend the Alki Auction or simply…