Calling All Kindergarten (soon to be 1st grade) Parents!!
Please click here for a no-host, no-obligation opportunity for your son or daughter to stay in touch with their classmates and meet some new friends over the summer. Play dates vary on date and time, so please note when and where they are. Bring your children and their friends and have fun reconnecting while playing, splashing, discovering or listening to music. Don't forget water, snacks, towels, beach toys, and sunscreen! Hope to see you this summer!
Newcastle PTSA Auction 2014-2015 Needs Your Help!
SAVE THE DATE! Our biennial auction which will be held on March 14, 2015 at The Westin Bellevue! Mark your calendars for what promises to be a memorable event! In the past we’ve raised money for science, technology, math and art programs with all proceeds directly benefiting our children. The auction is the PTSA’s largest fundraiser, and in order to make it a success we rely entirely on the time, talents and generous donations of all our families, teachers, administrators and community.
WE NEED YOU! Auction planning and procurement is kicking off and we are in need of parent volunteers to help with these efforts!! Please contact co-chairs Elysa Piha (Empiha@gmail.com) and Luisa Gass (firstname.lastname@example.org) to find out how you can help.
Kelcy Tiger, Children’s Librarian at the KCLS Newcastle Public Library, visited our school and told the kids about the fabulous Summer Reading Program! This year’s theme is FIZZ! BOOM! READ! and it pairs a lot of exciting learning activities with summer reading! It’s easy to sign up. Kids can either go online (http://www.kcls.org/kids) or into any KCLS branch. The program runs through August 31st. Ms. Tiger also shared lots of great new books with the kids! Bookmarks went home with program information with your kids. A list of all of her book talks can be found here. Your child can ... read full article
Posted June 15, 2014 by Sangeet Kindra
Thank You Edana Peacock and Kim Plowman!!
A heartfelt thank you to Edana Peacock and Kim Plowman for their fabulous PTSA leadership these last three years! Their unwavering dedication and commitment to the Newcastle Elementary community has provided an incredible number of opportunities and experiences for our Newcastle Elementary students and their families. Please feel welcome to CLICK HERE to view a short thank you and sampling of what their leadership has helped bring to Newcastle Elementary. ... read full article