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Tuesday, December 18th, 2018
2018/2019 School Year

(Left to Right) Maddison Sweeney, 5th Grader, Alexa Du, 1st Grader, Aarav Tripathi, 3rd Grader, Addison Tran, '18 Newcastle Graduate, 6th Grader


Important Dates to Remember

Wed, Dec 19th
Mr. Miller Haircut by Raffle Winners

Thurs, Dec 20th - Tues, Jan 1st
No School - First Winter Break

Fri, Jan 4th, 2019
Last Day to Submit Yearbook Cover Lion Art

Mon, Jan 7th, 2019
Newcastle Geography Bee

Fri, Jan 18th, 2019
Last Day to Register for Science Expo 2019

Mon, Jan 21st, 2019
No School - in Observance of MLK Day

Mon, Jan 28th, 2019
No School - Teacher Work Day

Fri, Mar 1st, 2019
Science Expo 2019

Sat, Mar 30th, 2019

Road to the Emerald City

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Auction Website
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Finalists for the Newcastle Elementary Geography Bee

Congratulations to the following 4th and 5th grade students who have qualified during their Classroom Bees to compete as finalists in Newcastle Elementary School’s Geography Bee: Eli Nguyen, Jojo Le, Sofia Kincaid, Nishita Alla, Wenhan Xie, Carter Ackerman, Ava Bastron, Caleb Chin, Trevor Reinhold, Kaitlin Ojendyk, Eesha Sreejith, Gianna Orchekowsky, Elora Rodriguez-Vigel, and Makenna Hall.

The finalists will share their geography knowledge during the Geography Bee on Monday, January 7th at 2:50 pm in the Commons. Parents are welcome to attend and support our finalists. Thank you to Ms. Wilhelm for being the teacher coordinator for the Geography Bee and also to the Newcastle PTSA for sponsoring this event. We wish all the finalists the best of luck!

Mr. Miller's Lucky Barbers
Mr. Miller's lucky barbers have been chosen.  The lucky winners are...
  • Mia Carr - Bechtold (4th grade)
  • Gabi Thoenson - Burnham (3rd)
  • Brighton Flint - Johnson (2nd)
  • Malak Helal - Johnson (2nd)
  • Claire Webb - Eisele (2nd)
Mr. Miller will get his holiday haircut during lunch on Wednesday, December 19th. Thank you to everyone who turned in raffle tickets. This will be a great holiday gift for Mr. Miller!


Dining for Kids at Zeeks Pizza Issaquah
Wednesday, January 2: All day – Ring in the New Year and enjoy a great meal for a great cause! Dine at Zeeks Pizza in Issaquah Highlands on January 2 and Zeeks will donate a portion of your bill to Issaquah Schools Foundation. Learn more:


Support Basic Student Needs

The season of caring is here! Please give students the support they need by donating to the Issaquah Schools Foundation’s Basic Student Needs programs, including food aid, free school supplies and the Nurses Fund. Read more about how these programs help students:


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