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6:30p ParentWiser | Hidden in Plain Sight
ParentWiser | Hidden in Plain Sight

Date:
Tuesday, March 28
Time:
6:30p - 8:30p
Where:
Liberty High School Commons

March 28th Hidden in Plain Sight, 6:30-8:30pm at Liberty High School Commons. Walk through a Hidden in Plain Sight exhibit of a youth bedroom, and learn what signs of substance use to look for, and what to do if you find something. Not your kid? What about friends? Includes expert Q&A forum, and brief professional talk on communicating with youth about at-risk behavior. This is a PARENT ONLY event.
6:30p 4th Grade Music Concert
4th Grade Music Concert

Date:
Thursday, March 30
Time:
6:30p - 7:30p
Where:
Newcastle Commons

Delight in the musical performances of the 4th Grade classes, demonstrating their prowess with the Recorder! The music teacher will share details of this event with classes, including a call for volunteers to bring refreshments.

The PTSA provides video recording and a DVD copy of all performances to Newcastle families. Sit back and be in the moment for the performance...a professionally recorded copy will come to you soon!
“College Day” Spirit Day
“College Day” Spirit Day

Date:
Friday, March 31

We have reached 4000 (4108, to be exact) PAWSitively Awesome cards. Thus, we will have our next spirit day, Friday, March 31. The spirit day is “College Day”. It is time to wear clothing or the colors of your favorite college.
6:00p 1st and 2nd Grade Movie & Potluck
1st and 2nd Grade Movie & Potluck

Date:
Friday, March 31
Time:
6:00p - 8:00p
Where:
Newcastle Commons & Gym

Bring food to share and enjoy a night getting to know other 1st and second grade families! This is an opportunity for adults to meet and mingle in the Gym while the kiddos enjoy a movie with their classmates and other 1st and 2nd graders in the Commons. PTSA Family Nights can be crowded, so take advantage of a time when everyone invited has 1st graders! Questions? Connect with NewcastlePTSA.Outreach@gmail.com
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Last Day to Order your 2016/2017 Yearbook!
Last Day to Order your 2016/2017 Yearbook!

Date:
Sunday, April 9

NO SCHOOL: Spring Break
NO SCHOOL: Spring Break

Date:
Mon 4/10 - Fri 4/14

No school for students or staff.

Spring break is a great opportunity to try some new activities with your family. The weather is beginning to break, so it's a great time to get outside and enjoy time together learning outdoors!
NO SCHOOL: Spring Break
NO SCHOOL: Spring Break

Date:
Mon 4/10 - Fri 4/14

No school for students or staff.

Spring break is a great opportunity to try some new activities with your family. The weather is beginning to break, so it's a great time to get outside and enjoy time together learning outdoors!
NO SCHOOL: Spring Break
NO SCHOOL: Spring Break

Date:
Mon 4/10 - Fri 4/14

No school for students or staff.

Spring break is a great opportunity to try some new activities with your family. The weather is beginning to break, so it's a great time to get outside and enjoy time together learning outdoors!
NO SCHOOL: Spring Break
NO SCHOOL: Spring Break

Date:
Mon 4/10 - Fri 4/14

No school for students or staff.

Spring break is a great opportunity to try some new activities with your family. The weather is beginning to break, so it's a great time to get outside and enjoy time together learning outdoors!
NO SCHOOL: Spring Break
NO SCHOOL: Spring Break

Date:
Mon 4/10 - Fri 4/14

No school for students or staff.

Spring break is a great opportunity to try some new activities with your family. The weather is beginning to break, so it's a great time to get outside and enjoy time together learning outdoors!
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City of Newcastle Earth Week Activity
City of Newcastle Earth Week Activity

Date:
Thursday, April 20

City of Newcastle Earth Week Activity. Volunteer to Spruce up Highlands Park (located near Newcastle Elementary).
5th Grade Classes Yearbook Photo
5th Grade Classes Yearbook Photo

Date:
Thursday, April 20
Class Picture Day
Class Picture Day

Date:
Friday, April 21

Class Picture Day. Don't forget to turn in your order envelope by this date.
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Smarter Balanced (SBA) - Grade 3 Testing
Smarter Balanced (SBA) - Grade 3 Testing

Date:
Tue 4/25 - Tue 5/2
10:00a ParentWiser | Jessica Lahey “Gift of Failure”
ParentWiser | Jessica Lahey “Gift of Failure”

Date:
Tuesday, April 25
Time:
10:00a - 12:00p
Where:
Village Theatre - FIRST Stage

In today’s culture, do we coddle our kids enough? Too much? Jessica Lahey summarizes the current research on autonomy-supportive parenting and teaching, competence, rewards, praise, and failure, and gives us advice on how to allow students to succeed over the long term. Join our community book read starting now, and help bring about this cultural change! For parents of K-12.

Free for PTA/PTSA members of Issaquah Schools. For non-members, requested donation of $10 at the door.

7:00p ParentWiser | Jessica Lahey “Gift of Failure”
ParentWiser | Jessica Lahey “Gift of Failure”

Date:
Tuesday, April 25
Time:
7:00p - 8:00p
Where:
Issaquah High School Theater

Keynote Jessica Lahey, author of “Gift of Failure”, Issaquah High School Theater (preceded by a community book read/review 1 month prior, date/location tbd). For more information, please contact parentwiser@issaquahptsa.org
Smarter Balanced (SBA) - Grade 3 Testing
Smarter Balanced (SBA) - Grade 3 Testing

Date:
Tue 4/25 - Tue 5/2
Smarter Balanced (SBA) - Grade 3 Testing
Smarter Balanced (SBA) - Grade 3 Testing

Date:
Tue 4/25 - Tue 5/2
6:30p 3rd Grade Music Concert
3rd Grade Music Concert

Date:
Thursday, April 27
Time:
6:30p - 7:30p
Where:
Newcastle Commons

Delight in the musical performances of the 3rd Grade classes! The music teacher will share details of this event with classes, including a call for volunteers to bring refreshments.

The PTSA provides video recording and a DVD copy of all performances to Newcastle families. Sit back and be in the moment for the performance...a professionally recorded copy will come to you soon!
Smarter Balanced (SBA) - Grade 3 Testing
Smarter Balanced (SBA) - Grade 3 Testing

Date:
Tue 4/25 - Tue 5/2
6:00p Kindergarten Movie & Potluck
Kindergarten Movie & Potluck

Date:
Friday, April 28
Time:
6:00p - 8:00p
Where:
Newcastle Commons & Gym

Bring food to share and enjoy a night getting to know other kindergarten families! This is an opportunity for adults to meet and mingle in the Gym while the kiddos enjoy a movie with their classmates and other kindergartners in the Commons. PTSA Family Nights can be crowded, so take advantage of a time when everyone invited has kindergartners! Questions? Connect with NewcastlePTSA.Outreach@gmail.com
11:30a State of Mind Mini-Conferences
State of Mind Mini-Conferences

Date:
Saturday, April 29
Time:
11:30a - 4:30p
Where:
Issaquah High School

Healthy Youth Initiative of the Issaquah Schools Foundation

Students, parents, teachers, any community members are invited to participate in the 4th annual discussion on mental health and substance abuse challenges facing community youth. Various keynote speakers and breakout sessions, conversations, and food provided for adults and students at each event.

Register at http://www.healthyyouthinitiative.org

Issaquah High School, 700 2nd Ave SE, Issaquah, WA 98027
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Smarter Balanced (SBA) - Grade 3 Testing
Smarter Balanced (SBA) - Grade 3 Testing

Date:
Tue 4/25 - Tue 5/2
Staff Appreciation Week
Staff Appreciation Week

Date:
Mon 5/1 - Fri 5/5
Smarter Balanced (SBA) - Grade 3 Testing
Smarter Balanced (SBA) - Grade 3 Testing

Date:
Tue 4/25 - Tue 5/2
Staff Appreciation Week
Staff Appreciation Week

Date:
Mon 5/1 - Fri 5/5
Staff Appreciation Week
Staff Appreciation Week

Date:
Mon 5/1 - Fri 5/5
Staff Appreciation Week
Staff Appreciation Week

Date:
Mon 5/1 - Fri 5/5
Smarter Balanced (SBA) - Grade 4 Testing
Smarter Balanced (SBA) - Grade 4 Testing

Date:
Thu 5/4 - Wed 5/10
Staff Appreciation Week
Staff Appreciation Week

Date:
Mon 5/1 - Fri 5/5
Smarter Balanced (SBA) - Grade 4 Testing
Smarter Balanced (SBA) - Grade 4 Testing

Date:
Thu 5/4 - Wed 5/10
5:30p Math Adventure
Math Adventure

Date:
Friday, May 5
Time:
5:30p - 8:00p
Where:
Newcastle Commons
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