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Mon, Oct. 19, 2020
2020/2021 School Year



Important Dates to Remember 


Monday, Oct. 19 - No School

Friday, Oct. 30, 3:30pm - Reflections Art Contest Deadline

Friday, Oct. 30, 6-8pm - Costume Carnival Boo-Thru Food-Fund Drive


Submit Reflections Student Art Contest Pieces by Oct. 30 at 3:30pm

The National PTA Reflections Art Contest is open to all students from K-5th grade. This year’s theme is I Matter Because… Categories include Literature, Music Composition, Photography, Visual Arts, Film/Video, and Choreography/Dance. More info can be found HERE. Contact our Reflections Chair, Alice Kim, at for submission details and more.    

HELP US MAKE THE BOO-THRU A SUCCESS! Volunteers and Donations Needed

We’re excited to offer our families a chance to safely celebrate Halloween while also helping our community, but WE NEED YOU to make it a success. Volunteers are needed before, during, and after the event. Donations of decorations and more will make it extra special for everyone. Get more details about what’s needed and sign up to help HERE. Volunteers will be contacted by Oct. 26th. Contact Peter O’Donoghue at with any questions.

Have YOU Joined the Newcastle PTSA yet? 

Membership in the Newcastle PTSA gives you an opportunity to:

  • ADVOCATE for education and for your student
  • Be part of a COMMUNITY committed to education

And WIN A CHANCE at a $100 gift card bundle to Newcastle restaurants! Join the PTSA and be entered to win the gift card bundle – one winner in October, November AND December! JOIN TODAY and be entered to win each month.

PTSA Membership also gives you access to local benefits, including discounts at 4/4 Music School, Code Ninjas, Cornerstone Dance, Kim’s Tae Kwon Do, Museo Art Academy, Sponge Language School, and Youth Theatre Northwest. See details HERE.

Think you’ve joined but not sure? You’re not alone – we have less than half the PTSA members we did last year. Confirm your membership and get questions answered by contacting Christine McClure at


Congratulations Logo Art Winners!

Congratulations to 3rd graders Marcus Capati and Komiljonov Muhtorjon! Their artwork will be featured in our auction materials this year. And thank you to everyone who participated – what amazing artists we have!

Be an Auction Sponsor for as Little as $250!

A HUGE thank you to our sponsors: Orthodontic Excellence, The Frosty Barrel, May Creek Landscaping, Honcoop Doherty Wealth Managers, Bain Coldwell Banker (Karen Saino), Realtor Taj Sukhija, Coal Creek Family Vision, and Silas Marshall, MD/Proliance Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine.

We’re so GRATEFUL for their support! If your business or family would like to sponsor our event, please contact us at for more details.

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