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11:00a Kindergarten Picnic and Playdate - Lake Boren
Kindergarten Picnic and Playdate - Lake Boren

Date:
Sunday, August 25
Time:
11:00a - 1:00p
Where:
Lake Boren Park
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Did You Know?
The 2019/2020 school year marks the 15th year of Newcastle Elementary School! Get involved and help us make this anniversary year amazing!
 
Why Support the PTSA?
The Newcastle Elementary PTSA is a non-profit organization which supports the children and families of Newcastle Elementary School within the Issaquah School District. In partnership with families, the community, teachers, and staff we provide the funding, programs, and volunteers to enrich the educational experience for every child.

We are committed to:

  1. Recruiting a broad-reaching and diverse membership.
  2. Helping to close gaps to deliver a well-rounded and exceptional educational experience for every child.
  3. Creating a sense of community and shared purpose amongst families, children, and staff.
  4. Ensuring an enduring and deep pool of volunteers and board members.

Did you know that the PTSA provides the funding for:

  • Additional classroom Educational Assistant support (beyond what the District provides)
  • The monthly Art Curriculum, including the teachers, for every classroom
  • The After School Math Assistance Program
  • Family enrichment events like the Costume Carnival, Science Fair, and Multicultural Night
  • Educational enrichment events like the Geography Bee, Spelling Bee, and Math Adventures
  • Teacher and Grade Level allotments for things like additional books or supplies or special events in the classroom
  • Yearbooks, Gift-A-Book, YMCA at Recess, Robotics
  • And so much more! Including a new and improved expanded playground and outdoor classroom space brought to us by the generosity of Newcastle parents at the 2019 PTSA Auction!

The cost of this support is approximately $300 per Newcastle student so we need EVERY FAMILY to join the PTSA to help us make this happen.

Together we can enrich the educational experience for every family at Newcastle!

Click here to join the PTSA today. You’ll also be able to order school supplies, yearbooks and more!

 
Did you know you can view all eBlasts from Newcastle Elementary PTSA in one place? For a complete list of eBlasts communicated by the PTSA, please {click here}
 
 
 
Order your Spirit Wear Today! 
The Newcastle Lion Spirit Wear Store is now open. Place your order by midnight on Friday, Aug. 23 and receive your items by Sept. 6. T-shirts, sweatshirts, hats, water bottles and more are available. Visit https://fall2019lions.itemorder.com and order today.
 
Interested in Being Even More Involved With the PTSA?
We still have Board and Chairperson positions available.
  • Ways and Means (Board Position) - we're looking for one more VP to help us plan our fundraising activities.
  • Secretary (Board Position) - help us maintain our critical PTSA documents
Please contact Allison Sweeney and Mary Vickers at newcastleptsa.volunteers@gmail.com if you’d like to learn more.
 
 
Mark Your Calendars for KinderConnect Events!
Have an incoming Kindergartner? Mark your calendar today and give your child a chance to meet his or her classmates before school starts.
 
Lake Boren Playdate and Picnic
August 25 from 11am – 1pm
 
Popsicles on the Playground
September 3 before Meet the Teacher (time TBD)
 
And be sure to mark your calendar to spend some time with other Kinder moms. Join us on October 16 at 7pm at Vino at the Landing.
 
 
Did you know you can view all of the events from Newcastle Elementary PTSA in your favorite calendar applications? For a step-by-step guide, {click here}