Volunteer Dashboard

Volunteer OpportunityDate/TimeSignupQuestions
STEM Fair Tuesday, April 23rd, 6-7:30pm Signup Abhishek Mehta &
Dhara Rajagopalan
Art Docent once a month Email Coordinators Courtney, Karen,
Elesha & Melissa
Library Brigade (Assistants) every week or every other week Email Librarian Laryssa & Erin
Watch D.O.G.S.
(Dads Of Great Students)
1 school day, as often as you want Email Coordinator Michael Richards
2018-2019 PTA Chair Positions 2018-2019 School Year Volunteer
Interest Form
Melanie McKenzie
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8:35a *Extra* Running Club
*Extra* Running Club

Date:
Tuesday, March 19
Time:
8:35a - 8:50a

2:00p Early Release (2pm)
Early Release (2pm)

Date:
Wednesday, March 20
Time:
2:00p

This is the last early release Wednesday until June 5th.
MC 12 Challenge Available @ 3pm
MC 12 Challenge Available @ 3pm

Date:
Friday, March 22

MC 11 Solutions Available @ 6pm
MC 11 Solutions Available @ 6pm

Date:
Friday, March 22

Bingo Survey Deadline
Bingo Survey Deadline

Date:
Friday, March 22

8:35a Running Club
Running Club

Date:
Friday, March 22
Time:
8:35a - 8:50a

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MC 11 Grading Results Deadline @ 6pm
MC 11 Grading Results Deadline @ 6pm

Date:
Monday, March 25

8:35a "Extra" Running Club
"Extra" Running Club

Date:
Wednesday, March 27
Time:
8:35a - 8:50a

*Special* Spirit Day: Sports Spirit Day!!
*Special* Spirit Day: Sports Spirit Day!!

Date:
Friday, March 29
8:35a Running Club
Running Club

Date:
Friday, March 29
Time:
8:35a - 8:50a


6:00p PTA Family Game Night
PTA Family Game Night

Date:
Friday, March 29
Time:
6:00p - 8:00p
Where:
Canyon Creek Cafeteria & Gym

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Family Game Night - Friday, March 29th!!!
FAMILY GAME NIGHT!   Save the Date: Friday, March 29th, 6-8pm This super fun FREE, PTA-sponsored event is open to all Canyon Creek students, their families & friends, and all staff!    How does it work? In the Gym Tables will be setup with games - there will be multiples of the same games. There will be extra EMPTY tables, in case people want to bring their own games to play & share! In the Cafeteria Free popcorn and water will be available. (Please no outside food or drink.) Door Prizes There will be door prizes including board games and ... read full article

2019-2020 Board Election at PTA General Meeting
We are pleased to announce that at our PTA General Meeting on Tuesday, March 12th, the Canyon Creek PTA membership elected six (6) of the seven (7) PTA Board positions for the 2019-2020 school year.  Here are the 2019-2020 PTA Board Members (so far): President - Melanie McKenzie President Elect - Alyssa Koske VP: Communications - Nicole Trimble VP: Programs - Bethany Jager Secretary - Emily Cross Treasurer - Barby Taheri Assistant Treasurer - OPEN These newly elected officers will start "shadowing" the current board members in the same position - to start learning the ins and outs of their position - and ... read full article

Emergency Preparedness Parent Education - Information!
We learned so much on Tuesday, March 12th from our PTA General Membership Meeting Guest Speaker, Robin McKenzie . We would like to thank him for sharing his knowledge about emergency preparedness.  For those who are interested in learning more about some of the things he presented, here are some resources: 2 Weeks Ready: https://mil.wa.gov/preparedness Map Your Neighborhood: https://mil.wa.gov/emergency-manage…/…/map-your-neighborhood Snohomish County Fire District Preparedness Training: http://www.snofire7.org/preparedness_education/index.cfm Northshore Council PTSA E-Prep resource pages: http://www.northshorecouncilptsa.org/emergency-preparedness… ... read full article

Math Challenge: Wall of Fame! (MC 10)
  MATH CHALLENGE #10 WALL OF FAME!   We applaud all students who participated in this Math Challenge.    GREAT JOB!          Math Challenge #10 CLASS WITH MOST SUBMISSIONS:    It's a tie   between THREE classes: McDonnell (Kindergarten), Hodgson (2nd) & Reid (4th) Who will win the battle for Math Bear!??   (Photographed - left to right: Mrs. McDonnell, Mrs. Hodgson, Mrs. Reid)   All submissions for Math Challenge 10 (28 submissions) Grade Teacher Student Kindergarten Ms. Hart Hannah L Ms. McDonnell Griffin T Jett C Erin O Ms. Meyer Georgina T Grace N Ms. Vasatka Sathvik M Grade 1 Ms. Andrick Serena ... read full article

Local PTA Award Nominations Open!
Is there an outstanding teacher or educator  who goes the extra mile for students?   Do you know a volunteer who quietly contributes  to Canyon Creek Elementary?   Take a moment to think about the people who might be good candidates for any of the local PTA awards. Use the form below to confidentially nominate for the awards by  Friday, April 5th .   - Awards and Descriptions -   Golden Acorn Award: Recognizes an individual volunteer who has given outstanding volunteer service to all children in the school community. This acknowledges service by an individual "above and beyond" a ... read full article

STEM Fair - Registration is Open!
Canyon Creek PTA 2019 STEM Fair    Canyon Creek PTA is hosting a STEM Fair on  Tuesday, April 23rd, 6-7:30 PM  in the Canyon Creek Gym. All Canyon Creek Families Invited! This event is open to ALL families to attend, even if they do not present anything at the fair. Come explore, see what friends have put together, learn, and most importantly-- have fun!!   Participate in the Fair This is an opportunity for ANY Canyon Creek student to complete a STEM-related project, display it and discuss their findings with their peers, parents and teachers. Let’s get our kids engaged in ... read full article

Family Bingo Night: Wrap Up & Thank You
Family Bingo Night - Thank you!!! Bingo is such a great event!! It takes many hands to make it all happen and WOW did we have a lot of hands. This year was AMAZING!! We had over 700 people in attendance. It wouldn't have been possible without the generous donations from our Canyon Creek families, local Bothell businesses and community organizations. Thank you to Jessica Malm, Shea Johnson, Alyssa Koske, Karen DeMercer, Andrea Bruns, Pat Sheihk-Taheri, and Sheryl Valentine for collecting donations and creating and wrapping our amazing prize baskets. Many thanks to our set up staff and everyone that made our Bingo night run as smooth ... read full article

Mariners Game - Discounted Tickets - Date Scheduled!
Take Me Out to the Ball Game!!! Date scheduled!! This is your chance to get discounted tickets ($20 each) for the June 1st Mariners game (at 4:15pm)  AND $6 of each ticket will go to our PTA! Deadline to order is Tuesday, May 7th . Flyer will be coming home soon. Fill out form and return to classroom teacher or school office with payment. Questions? Contact our Partnerships Chair, Misty Carter . ( link to flyer) This is an embedded .pdf. ... read full article

Spring Skate Night - Tuesday, April 2nd
Come Join the Fun!! Join us for the PTA sponsored Spring Skate Night! When: Tuesday, April 2nd, 6:30-8:30pm Where: Everett Skate Deck (9700 19th Ave SE, Everett)  Skaters are $7 each, non-skaters are free. Children must be accompanied by an adult, no exceptions. Don't forget to enter for the door prize drawings!! Questions? Contact Megan King . ... read full article

Bingo Night - Survey!
How was Bingo Night? We would love to hear from those families who attended our Family Bingo Night last Friday!  We want to hear your feedback so we can keep improving our logistics and content. Please complete this quick survey  and let us know your thoughts (your answers will be anonymous). Survey will close on Friday, March 22nd -- please share your feedback today.    ... read full article

Join our team for the Can Do 5K!
Can Do 5K - Sign Up Today! Looking for a fun, family-friendly event  to get everyone moving? Would you like to support those with special needs  in our school and community?    My Village Northwest and the Northshore YMCA are holding their 11th annual Can Do 5K race in Bothell the morning of  Saturday, April 27th --  and Canyon Creek PTA is putting together a team! This is a family event and a wonderful celebration of inclusion, as well as a professionally timed 5K for avid runners, right in our community! There will be the 5k, a one mile walk, along with ... read full article

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Advocacy: March 2019
  Upcoming Key Advocacy Dates Tuesday, 3/12 -  Child Internet Safety Presentation,  6:30-7:30 pm, Woodmoor  *New Date* Tuesday, 3/12 - Open House- Possible Elementary Program Placement Changes, 6-7:30 pm, Leota Thursday, 3/14 - Open House- Possible Elementary Program Placement Changes, 6-7:30 pm, Lockwood   Upcoming School Board Meetings Monday, 3/11, 4:00-5:30 pm Monday, 3/25, 7:00-8:30 pm Monday, 4/22, 7:00-8:30 pm 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 ... read full article

Northshore Schools Foundation - All in for Kids Event
Northshore Schools Foundation All in for Kids Event --------------- Thursday, April 4th  The Northshore Schools Foundation holds many smaller fundraisers throughout the year, however the largest of the year is the  All in for Kids  event on April 4th. As in previous years, there are two opportunities to attend this event: breakfast at 7:30am  and  lunch starting at 11:30am  at the Evergreen Church (3429 240th St SE, Bothell, WA 98021) .  In the time between these two events, there is an information fair where you can learn more about the foundation, listen to kid musicians from the Northshore School District, and meet other people who support ... read full article

Running Club - Every Friday **More Days Added
Join us for Running Club! Canyon Creek Elementary and Canyon Creek PTA work together to provide the "Running Club". All Canyon Creek students are invited to participate every Friday, from   8:35-8:50am  ** NOTE that there are some added Running Club Dates - see announcements section. Yes, they do this RAIN OR SHINE!!   Announcements:   March 2018 Dates Added!!  Due to the winter weather last month, our progress toward the Panama Canal isn’t where we need to be!! We are scheduling extra Running Club dates to help us get there. We would love to see your students join us on our run/walk to the ... read full article

2018-19 Early Release / Dismissals - Canyon Creek - UPDATED
Updated  - due to snow days, as of 3/11/2019: most Wednesdays are FULL DAYS, except 3/20 and 6/5. The early release day for conferences was rescheduled to Friday, 4/5 (dismissal at 12:00pm -- for elementary only). And school will be starting 10 minutes earlier as of 3/11/2019. The last day of school is Monday, 6/24. (source:  https://www1.nsd.org/makeupdays ) 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 ... read full article

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