Volunteer Dashboard

Volunteer OpportunityDate/TimeSignupQuestions
Staff Appreciation:
Chili Potluck
Thursday, October 24th
drop off by 9:30am
Signup Alyssa Koske &
Stephanie Dunning
Taste of Canyon Creek
Help with setup or cleanup
Friday, November 15th
Setup at 5:30 and/or Cleanup at 8:00pm
Signup Navdeep Bawa &
Melanie McKenzie
Taste of Canyon Creek
Register for bringing samples to share!
Friday, November 15th
Setup 5:30-5:45pm, Serve 6-7pm
Register Navdeep Bawa &
Melanie McKenzie
Library Brigade once a week OR every other week
** 1-2 volunteers wanted per class **
Signup Megan King
Art Docents Monthly art lesson
** at least 2 volunteers wanted per class**
Email team Courtney Carr,
Karen DeMercer &
Elesha Ostrander
2019-2020 PTA Chair Positions 2019-2020 School Year Volunteer
Interest Form
Melanie McKenzie
Watch D.O.G.S.
(Dads Of Great Students)
1 school day, as often as you want Email Coordinator Michael Richards
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6:00p Math Challenge (MC1) Grading Results Due
Math Challenge (MC1) Grading Results Due

Date:
Monday, October 14
Time:
6:00p
Where:
Google form

6:00p Social Time!
Social Time!

Date:
Tuesday, October 15
Time:
6:00p - 6:30p
Where:
Library

Come a little early to the General Membership meeting and visit or ask questions!!

6:30p PTA General Membership Meeting
PTA General Membership Meeting

Date:
Tuesday, October 15
Time:
6:30p - 8:00p
Where:
Library
PTA Fall Food Drive
PTA Fall Food Drive

Date:
Wed 10/16 - Tue 10/22
2:10p Early Release Wednesday
Early Release Wednesday

Date:
Wednesday, October 16
Time:
2:10p
PTA Fall Food Drive
PTA Fall Food Drive

Date:
Wed 10/16 - Tue 10/22
PTA Fall Food Drive
PTA Fall Food Drive

Date:
Wed 10/16 - Tue 10/22
PTA Popcorn Friday
PTA Popcorn Friday

Date:
Friday, October 18
Where:
Lunch Recess
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PTA Fall Food Drive
PTA Fall Food Drive

Date:
Wed 10/16 - Tue 10/22
PTA Fall Food Drive
PTA Fall Food Drive

Date:
Wed 10/16 - Tue 10/22
5:00p PTA McTeacher Night
PTA McTeacher Night

Date:
Tuesday, October 22
Time:
5:00p - 7:00p
Where:
McDonald's Bothell/Canyon Park

2:10p Early Release Wednesday
Early Release Wednesday

Date:
Wednesday, October 23
Time:
2:10p
9:30a Staff Appreciation: Chili Cook-Off!
Staff Appreciation: Chili Cook-Off!

Date:
Thursday, October 24
Time:
9:30a
Where:
Staff Room

Canyon Creek PTA is hosting a staff appreciation lunch event and we are looking for family donations to provide the meal! Check out the signup and bring something in to show our staff how much they are valued!!

9:30 am is the drop-off time for any donations for the lunch - to give our Staff Appreciation crew time to setup the lunch before the first lunch of the day!

Learn more and sign up
3:00p Math Challenge (MC3) Available
Math Challenge (MC3) Available

Date:
Friday, October 25
Time:
3:00p
Where:
Online!


6:00p Math Challenge (MC2) Solutions Available
Math Challenge (MC2) Solutions Available

Date:
Friday, October 25
Time:
6:00p
Where:
Online!

WSPTA Legislative Assembly
WSPTA Legislative Assembly

Date:
Saturday, October 26
Where:
Bellevue College
4:00p Dine Out: Chipotle Mexican Grill
Dine Out: Chipotle Mexican Grill

Date:
Saturday, October 26
Time:
4:00p - 8:00p
Where:
Woodinville

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Dine Out: Chipotle Mexican Grill
Dine Out: Chipotle Mexican Grill in Woodinville Take a break from cooking on Saturday, October 26th from 4-8pm and have dinner at Chipotle Mexican Grill in Woodinville (13780 NE 175th St., Suite 104, Woodinville). Bring the flyer, show it on your smartphone or tell the cashier you’re there to support Canyon Creek PTA. 33% of the proceeds will be donated to Canyon Creek PTA! Flyer is coming soon... ... read full article

Taste of Canyon Creek
Taste of Canyon Creek Through Food and Literacy!   EVERYONE IS WELCOME!!!! Join us for food and literacy as we take a trip around the world and discover the many different cultures and countries that represent our students, family, and faculty at Canyon Creek Elementary. Event details November 15th, 6-8pm 6-7pm, cafeteria Food sampling provided by our school community (everyone is welcome to bring something to share). Selections will include whatever family favorite someone chooses to share - should be a fun and delicious event!  7-8pm, library and select classrooms Listen to our school and community leaders as they read aloud ... read full article

McTeacher's Night
Announcing McTeacher's Night! Need a night off from cooking? Join us for McTeacher's Night on Tuesday, October 22nd ,  5-7pm  at the Canyon Park McDonald's (22110 17th Ave SE, Bothell).  Come support your favorite Canyon Creek teachers and staff as they put on aprons and work at McDonald's greeting guests, taking orders, manning the drive-thru window, and selling cookies -- all to help raise funds for the PTA, to benefit the school and every student.    Spread the word with friends, family, coworkers! A percentage of all purchases between 5-7pm on October 22nd  will go to Canyon Creek PTA! No need to mention ... read full article

Staff Appreciation - October Event Signup Open!!
Here is an introduction from our Staff Appreciation Committee: We wanted to introduce ourselves and explain the Staff Appreciation Committee to those who don’t know what we do. We are two PTA members/moms who want to ensure the Canyon Creek Staff knows how much parents appreciate all that they do with our kids each day. We are:  Alyssa Koske, I have a Kindergarten son and a 2nd grade son at Canyon Creek. Stephanie Dunning, I have a 1st grade daughter and 2nd grade daughter at Canyon Creek, a 6th grade son at Skyview Middle School and my oldest daughter is a senior at ... read full article

Food Drive - Starts Wednesday, October 16th!
Our Annual Food Drive Is Coming!! The PTA will be coordinating our annual food drive Wednesday, October 16th through Tuesday, October 22nd benefiting the Woodinville Storehouse Food Bank. The food bank, which serves 200+ families in Bothell, Kenmore, Woodinville, Kirkland & Redmond, is in need of the following items: cereals (hot & cold) peanut butter canned meats (tuna/chicken) canned fruits boxed meals/rice/beans/lentils condiments baking supplies - (flour, sugar, cooking oil) travel size toiletries rice/soy/almond milk pasta/pasta sauces To keep things fun, the class with the most items donated will earn a PTA Popsicle party, or equivalent! Donations may be delivered to ... read full article

Sustainability Corner: October
We are a Green School!! What does that mean?! Canyon Creek is a Level 1 Green School as assessed by the King County Green Schools Program. This is a big accomplishment for our school and in order to maintain our level (and hopefully improve it in the future), we’d like to share with you opportunities you can help us be green on campus! In the Classroom, for example, you’ll see this sign (pictured below) posted near the recycling bin, usually near the door of the classroom. It is important to help students understand the proper place for all materials - ... read full article

PTA Membership INCENTIVE Drawings!!!
Our PTA has set a membership goal of 500 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!   Drawing Dates & Prizes -- Tuesday, October 15th - PTA General Meeting  @ 6:30pm in the Library -- Reserved Parking Spot for PTA Events (outside of school hours) -- Tuesday, November 12th - PTA General Meeting  @ 6:30pm in the Library  -- Bingo Night ... read full article

Art Docent Program - What is it? How can I help?
Did you know that our schools don’t provide art teachers due to budget constraints?  To ensure there is still art in our school, our PTA provides monthly art lessons in every classroom through the Art Docent program! Isn't that amazing!?!  We rely on MANY volunteers to keep the program running. Volunteering to teach art is a great way to get into the classroom and support art in our schools.    What is an Art Docent: An Art Docent is a volunteer who takes art into a classroom at Canyon Creek Elementary. The Art Docents can be one person, two people or a team working together ... read full article

Parent Workshop: Savvy Parents Safe Kids
Parent Workshop: Savvy Parents Safe Kids   Our PTA and Canyon Creek Elementary are partnering to bring Savvy Parents Safe Kids to Canyon Creek Elementary for this informative parent workshop.  YOU DO NOT WANT TO MISS THIS EVENT! When : Tuesday, November 19th Time : 6:30pm sharp (please arrive by 6:15pm) - 8:00pm Where : Canyon Creek Cafeteria Who : All Canyon Creek families*. Spanish translator available. *Free childcare (ages 5+) provided by Champions next to the cafeteria. Christy Keating, owner of Savvy Parents Safe Kids , is a licensed attorney and a former criminal prosecutor with over 20 years of ... read full article

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Advocacy: October 2019
  Upcoming Key Advocacy Dates Tuesday, 10/21 - Conversations with the Board (Spanish), Canyon Park Middle School 7:00pm Saturday, 10/26 - WSPTA Legislative Assembly, Day 1, Bellevue College Sunday, 10/27 - WSPTA Legislative Assembly, Day 2, Bellevue College   Upcoming School Board Meetings All residents are welcome to attend regular board meetings. The board provides a public comment period at the beginning of each meeting. During public comments, individuals may address the school board. Those interested in speaking should sign up prior to the meeting on a sheet available at the back of the board room. Monday, 10/14      ... read full article

2019-20 Canyon Creek Arrival & Dismissal Times
Canyon Creek Elementary  Arrival & Dismissal Times In Northshore school district, we have early release Wednesdays. These are days when students are released 1 1/2 hours early to allow for teacher planning, collaboration & meetings. Most Wednesdays of the school year are early release days, except usually the 1st Wednesday of the school year and the last two (2) Wednesdays of the school year.  The other exceptions to the normal release time are for elementary conferences - there are 5 days in November and one day in February (noted with an " e" on the school district one-page calendar ) where ... read full article

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