SURVEY: We need your input!
In this very unusual time, we need your help to figure out the best place to direct our efforts to best serve our community!   Please take a few minutes to complete a survey to help us know what is important to YOU, our school community! We want to focus on the things that will make a difference.   Share your ideas with us! ... read full article
Author:
Nicole Trimble 
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9/15/2020-10/16/2020

Math Challenge - Coming soon!!
Back again this year.... Math Challenge Program!   We are so excited to be able to have our Math Challenge program again this year! The first Math Challenge will be released Friday, September 25th at 3pm .   You are invited to sign up to receive  Math Challenge reminder emails on Fridays when a new challenge is posted.   Learn about the Math Challenge Program! ... read full article
Author:
Nicole Trimble 
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9/15/2020-9/29/2020

*NEW* Coyote Connections!
Please join us for a virtual informal chat with Canyon Creek parents and guardians. This is an opportunity to get acquainted and connect with new and returning Canyon Creek families. Our goal is for our Canyon Creek families to still feel connected, engaged, and supported even while our students are learning remotely. Two sessions will be offered - please register in advance for these sessions and the Zoom link will be emailed to you: Tuesday, September 22nd at 7pm -  Register here Tuesday, September 29th at 11:30am -  Register here Attend one or both! You are welcome to bring your lunch or ... read full article
Author:
Nicole Trimble 
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9/2/2020-9/29/2020

PTA Membership Incentive Drawings! Join today!
Our PTA has set a membership goal of 300 members! Please consider becoming a part of our completely volunteer, non-profit organization focused on our KIDS! NO MEETINGS OR VOLUNTEERING IS NECESSARY TO BE A MEMBER! We have confidential scholarships available to join Canyon Creek PTA. Please contact our Membership Chair  to request one.    Incentive Drawings!   Prizes & Drawing Dates -- Monday, September 14th @ PTA Board Meeting, 7pm via Zoom -- Winner will receive choice of spiritwear item (hoodies not included). WINNER: Mike Tangen -- Congratulations! -- Tuesday, September 29th @ 7pm -- Winner will receive choice of spiritwear item (hoodies not included). ... read full article
Author:
Nicole Trimble 
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8/27/2020-9/29/2020

Seeking PTA Sponsors for 2020-21 School Year
We are looking for great businesses to sponsor our PTA and help us fund the wonderful events and programs we offer and support throughout the school year. If you know of a business owner who might be interested in this opportunity, please share this information with them! Sponsorship Opportunities Sponsorships will be used by Canyon Creek PTA to support many school programs such as our art docent program, STEM Fair, Math Challenge, Multi-Cultural Night, Family Fun events and more! There are various levels of sponsorship available. Size and placement of logos on the banners and website are based on sponsorship level. Please see below for ... read full article
Author:
Nicole Trimble 
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8/26/2020-10/16/2020

2020-21 Spiritwear Ordering is OPEN!!!
Purchasing Options Online pre-orders for spiritwear is available now through Friday, October 2nd.  This will be the only spiritwear sale of the school year , so make sure to place your order! All sales are final.   START YOUR ORDER NOW!   Styles Available We have the following styles available: Black Short Sleeve T-Shirts (youth $8, ladies cut & adult $10) Black Long Sleeve T-Shirts  (youth $10, ladies cut & adult $12) Black Pullover Hoodies  (youth $20, adult $25) Teal Short Sleeve Athletic T-Shirt ( youth only $12) - This shirt is teal with black & white logo, made of moisture wicking, polyester material. Black ... read full article
Author:
Nicole Trimble 
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8/25/2020-10/2/2020

Meet your 2020-21 PTA Board of Directors!
Our new PTA Board of Directors is working on planning for the 2020-2021 school year! The new directors officially assumed their roles on 7/1/2020. PTA Board of Directors Here are the 2020-2021 PTA Board of Directors:            President:  Karen Mitchell Smith           VP Programs:  Melanie McKenzie       VP Communication:  Jennifer Snyder       Secretary:  Emily Cross       Treasurer:  Mumtaz Zimbalist       Advocacy:  OPEN (find info about this role here )       Membership: OPEN (find info about this role here )       Introductions The PTA ... read full article
Author:
Nicole Trimble 
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7/20/2020-9/25/2020
*** WELCOME NEW FAMILIES!! ***Nicole Trimble5/26/20208/28/2020
*** WELCOME NEW FAMILIES!! ***
Canyon Creek PTA Welcomes New Families to our school! We are so excited to welcome all the new families!! Whether you are coming because of boundary changes, EAP program, or entering Kindergarten, we are excited to meet you and welcome you to our community. Here are some ways to stay informed and get involved:   Newsletter & Reminders We send weekly newsletters throughout the school year and send text reminders to help know when things are happening! Please feel free to fill out this google form  to be setup for our Newsletter and/or Remind (text reminders). *** Add editor@canyoncreekpta.org  to ... read full article
SURVEY: We need your input!Nicole Trimble9/15/202010/16/2020
SURVEY: We need your input!
In this very unusual time, we need your help to figure out the best place to direct our efforts to best serve our community!   Please take a few minutes to complete a survey to help us know what is important to YOU, our school community! We want to focus on the things that will make a difference.   Share your ideas with us! ... read full article
Math Challenge - Coming soon!!Nicole Trimble9/15/20209/29/2020
Math Challenge - Coming soon!!
Back again this year.... Math Challenge Program!   We are so excited to be able to have our Math Challenge program again this year! The first Math Challenge will be released Friday, September 25th at 3pm .   You are invited to sign up to receive  Math Challenge reminder emails on Fridays when a new challenge is posted.   Learn about the Math Challenge Program! ... read full article
*NEW* Coyote Connections!Nicole Trimble9/2/20209/29/2020
*NEW* Coyote Connections!
Please join us for a virtual informal chat with Canyon Creek parents and guardians. This is an opportunity to get acquainted and connect with new and returning Canyon Creek families. Our goal is for our Canyon Creek families to still feel connected, engaged, and supported even while our students are learning remotely. Two sessions will be offered - please register in advance for these sessions and the Zoom link will be emailed to you: Tuesday, September 22nd at 7pm -  Register here Tuesday, September 29th at 11:30am -  Register here Attend one or both! You are welcome to bring your lunch or ... read full article
PTA Membership Incentive Drawings! Join today!Nicole Trimble8/27/20209/29/2020
PTA Membership Incentive Drawings! Join today!
Our PTA has set a membership goal of 300 members! Please consider becoming a part of our completely volunteer, non-profit organization focused on our KIDS! NO MEETINGS OR VOLUNTEERING IS NECESSARY TO BE A MEMBER! We have confidential scholarships available to join Canyon Creek PTA. Please contact our Membership Chair  to request one.    Incentive Drawings!   Prizes & Drawing Dates -- Monday, September 14th @ PTA Board Meeting, 7pm via Zoom -- Winner will receive choice of spiritwear item (hoodies not included). WINNER: Mike Tangen -- Congratulations! -- Tuesday, September 29th @ 7pm -- Winner will receive choice of spiritwear item (hoodies not included). ... read full article
Seeking PTA Sponsors for 2020-21 School YearNicole Trimble8/26/202010/16/2020
Seeking PTA Sponsors for 2020-21 School Year
We are looking for great businesses to sponsor our PTA and help us fund the wonderful events and programs we offer and support throughout the school year. If you know of a business owner who might be interested in this opportunity, please share this information with them! Sponsorship Opportunities Sponsorships will be used by Canyon Creek PTA to support many school programs such as our art docent program, STEM Fair, Math Challenge, Multi-Cultural Night, Family Fun events and more! There are various levels of sponsorship available. Size and placement of logos on the banners and website are based on sponsorship level. Please see below for ... read full article
2020-21 Spiritwear Ordering is OPEN!!!Nicole Trimble8/25/202010/2/2020
2020-21 Spiritwear Ordering is OPEN!!!
Purchasing Options Online pre-orders for spiritwear is available now through Friday, October 2nd.  This will be the only spiritwear sale of the school year , so make sure to place your order! All sales are final.   START YOUR ORDER NOW!   Styles Available We have the following styles available: Black Short Sleeve T-Shirts (youth $8, ladies cut & adult $10) Black Long Sleeve T-Shirts  (youth $10, ladies cut & adult $12) Black Pullover Hoodies  (youth $20, adult $25) Teal Short Sleeve Athletic T-Shirt ( youth only $12) - This shirt is teal with black & white logo, made of moisture wicking, polyester material. Black ... read full article
Want to make a DIFFERENCE?Nicole Trimble8/25/20209/8/2020
Want to make a DIFFERENCE?
Are YOU our next Advocacy Chair! There are lots of opportunities for making a difference in this role - and this is one of the appointed board positions, so you would have a voice on our PTA board. We are lucky to have a prior Advocacy Chair on our current board, Jennifer Snyder, who would be happy to help you get going! PTA Advocacy 101 What is advocacy? Advocacy for the PTA is supporting and speaking up for children, families, and schools!  Have You Ever... Helped spread the word about something a classroom or school needs? Invited others to an event ... read full article
Meet your 2020-21 PTA Board of Directors!Nicole Trimble7/20/20209/25/2020
Meet your 2020-21 PTA Board of Directors!
Our new PTA Board of Directors is working on planning for the 2020-2021 school year! The new directors officially assumed their roles on 7/1/2020. PTA Board of Directors Here are the 2020-2021 PTA Board of Directors:            President:  Karen Mitchell Smith           VP Programs:  Melanie McKenzie       VP Communication:  Jennifer Snyder       Secretary:  Emily Cross       Treasurer:  Mumtaz Zimbalist       Advocacy:  OPEN (find info about this role here )       Membership: OPEN (find info about this role here )       Introductions The PTA ... read full article
Thank You 2019-20 PTA Board Members, Chairs & VolunteersNicole Trimble6/14/20208/16/2020
Thank You 2019-20 PTA Board Members, Chairs & Volunteers
Canyon Creek PTA has a long tradition of amazing volunteerism and community leadership. With such dedication from our volunteers, it is possible to fulfill our PTA mission: We serve our school and community by supporting a positive and inclusive learning environment . Thank you to all of our volunteers! Much gratitude to the 2019-2020 PTA Board: Melanie Mckenzie (President), Nicole Trimble (VP Communications), Bethany Jager (VP Programs), Emily Cross (Secretary), Barby Taheri (Treasurer), Mumtaz Zimbalist (Treasurer), Jennifer Snyder (Membership), Jennifer Spataro (Advocacy) and Alyssa Koske (President elect). We had many successes and some challenges this year and everything was handled ... read full article