Canyon Creek Book Fair - Barnes & Noble
Barnes & Noble Book Fair Benefiting Canyon Creek Elementary Sunday, November 28th - Sunday, December 5th Woodinville Barnes & Noble 18025 Garden Way NE Woodinville, WA 98072 Book Fair Schedule: Sunday, 11/28 - Tuesday, 11/30:  In Store Shopping, Woodinville B&N Tuesday, 11/30:  "Family Night", 5:00-8:00pm, Woodinville B&N Featuring:  5:15pm - Mrs. Beavo Reading 5:30pm - Mr. Denton Reading 5:45pm - Mrs. Fiser Reading 6:15pm - Mrs. Doyle Reading (Note that the Chorus performance was cancelled for the book fair) Wednesday, 12/1 - Sunday, 12/5:  Online Shopping Shop for family and friends for the holidays!  Teacher wish lists are available - ... read full article
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Nicole Trimble 
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11/3/2021-12/5/2021

2021-22 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.  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 elementary schools have early dismissal for conferences. These early dismissal for conferences are ONLY for elementary school. Middle school ... read full article
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8/28/2021-6/21/2022

Observances, Commemorative Months & International Days
Observances, Commemorative Months & International Days We have a diverse community at Canyon Creek Elementary and we want to provide you with resources that reflect our diversity! We know everyone is busy and we want to make sure we provide you with great resources to bring awareness, education, advocacy and promotion of the US National Observance Months and the UN International Days. These provided resources should compliment what your student is learning and should offer ways your family can learn and grow together.   This collection of information (and Canyon Creek PTA articles linked below) is gathered by our DEI (Diversity, Equity & Inclusion) committee.  UN International Days The United Nations (UN) ... read full article
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Nicole Trimble 
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11/29/2020-12/31/2021
Canyon Creek Book Fair - Barnes & NobleNicole Trimble11/3/202112/5/2021
Canyon Creek Book Fair - Barnes & Noble
Barnes & Noble Book Fair Benefiting Canyon Creek Elementary Sunday, November 28th - Sunday, December 5th Woodinville Barnes & Noble 18025 Garden Way NE Woodinville, WA 98072 Book Fair Schedule: Sunday, 11/28 - Tuesday, 11/30:  In Store Shopping, Woodinville B&N Tuesday, 11/30:  "Family Night", 5:00-8:00pm, Woodinville B&N Featuring:  5:15pm - Mrs. Beavo Reading 5:30pm - Mr. Denton Reading 5:45pm - Mrs. Fiser Reading 6:15pm - Mrs. Doyle Reading (Note that the Chorus performance was cancelled for the book fair) Wednesday, 12/1 - Sunday, 12/5:  Online Shopping Shop for family and friends for the holidays!  Teacher wish lists are available - ... read full article
WSPTA Legislative Assembly - RECAPNicole Trimble11/3/202111/17/2021
WSPTA Legislative Assembly - RECAP
WSPTA Legislative Assembly - RECAP Along with over 350 members from across Washington, three voting delegates represented Canyon Creek PTA at the virtual WSPTA Legislative Assembly on Saturday & Sunday, October 23rd & 24th. Thank you to Karen Smith, Jenn Pengelly, and Jenn Snyder for spending their weekend adding their voice & vote in determining the legislative priorities of WSPTA in advocating for all children. Three new resolutions and two amended resolutions were approved. New resolutions: Improving Literacy and Educational Outcomes (18.42) - adopted Increasing Access and Affordability of Post-Secondary Education (18.43) - adopted as amended Improving Outcomes for Children and Youth ... read full article
Virtual Veterans Assembly - Friday, November 12thNicole Trimble10/20/202111/12/2021
Virtual Veterans Assembly - Friday, November 12th
Calling All Canyon Creek Community Veterans!   Canyon Creek Elementary is inviting all Veterans in our Canyon Creek Community to participate in our Virtual Veteran's Day Assembly on Friday, November 12th, 2021 . (Reminder that Thursday, November 11th, there is NO SCHOOL because of Veterans Day.)   Here are the options for involvement: Fill out a Google Slide Page with a photo and service information. Link to slide deck (slide 1 has instructions). Zoom with the students' classrooms. Visit in-person with the students' classroom. If you are a veteran or know a veteran who would like to participate, please go to Canyon Creek's Google ... read full article
Northshore YMCA Holiday Meal SupportNicole Trimble10/18/202111/12/2021
Northshore YMCA Holiday Meal Support
Northshore YMCA is working to continue their tradition of providing Holiday Meal Support to underserved families in our community. Request a Meal If you are interested in receiving a meal, your request must be received by  Friday, November 12th . YMCA hopes to honor all of the requests from families who would benefit from support during the season. Requests will be filled in the order received by date and recipients will be contacted by email to confirm support and gift card pick up day and time. Due to COVID-19 YMCA will be providing a gift card to purchase the meal of your ... read full article
Hi-Cap/EAP Presentation for ParentsNicole Trimble10/6/202110/20/2021
Hi-Cap/EAP Presentation for Parents
Hi-Cap/EAP Information Opportunity for Parents Our Canyon Creek PTA EAPT/Hi-Cap Liaison wanted to share these thoughts and information about an event that might be interesting to our EAP/HiCap parents. Thanks Carson for sharing both your experience AND the information about the talk.    This is a great place to start if you are wondering about why your smart kids seems quirky or if they might need more challenge in an academic setting. We saw this talk before any of our kids were identified as highly capable and it was so enlightening and my husband and I kept whispering to each ... read full article
Canyon Creek Picture Day (Friday, October 15th)Nicole Trimble10/5/202110/19/2021
Canyon Creek Picture Day (Friday, October 15th)
School Picture Day is October 15 Canyon Creek Elementary picture day is scheduled for Friday, October 15th . They will be taking individual photos (no class photos at this time). Students who are attending school in-person will go with their classes. Students who are attending Northshore Virtual Program (NVP) are welcome to come for pictures at any time during the student day (9:15 - 3:45) and may go directly to the gym.  ... read full article
APEX Fun Run - Volunteers NeededNicole Trimble9/22/202110/7/2021
APEX Fun Run - Volunteers Needed
Volunteers Needed for APEX Fun Run! Thursday, October 7th Canyon Creek Elementary is holding a school-wide fundraiser starting Tuesday, September 28th , with a FUN RUN during recess on Thursday, October 7th . Canyon Creek PTA is helping to recruit volunteers for the APEX Fun Run on October 7th. There are two different volunteer positions available for each grade . Lap Markers: They need 10-12 volunteers to stand on the "start line" and mark student's Fun Run shirts with each lap they complete. It's a fun, high energy job - and you can cheer on the students and tell them ... read full article
NSD School Board Candidate Forum -- Awaiting RecordingNicole Trimble9/22/202110/16/2021
NSD School Board Candidate Forum -- Awaiting Recording
Northshore Council PTSA NSD School Board Candidate Forum   We plan to share the link to the recorded forum here! Check back as early as Friday, October 8th.   Tuesday, October 5th, 7pm Kenmore Community Club This forum will be hosted and moderated by Northshore Council PTSA.  For those who cannot attend in person, it will be recorded and shared. In accordance with King County health mandates, masks will be required. Do you have a question for the candidates? Please email Northshore Council PTSA at  advocacy@northshorecouncilptsa.org . ... read full article
Hearing & Vision Screening - 10/7 & 10/11Nicole Trimble9/21/202110/11/2021
Hearing & Vision Screening - 10/7 & 10/11
Hearing & Vision Screening Days Thursday, October 7th & Monday, October 11th   Every year the school nurse(s) and school district helpers - along with parent volunteers - conduct vision and hearing screenings for all the elementary grade levels except for the 4th graders. It is very important to get all the kiddos screened because good vision and hearing are essential to learning!   The screening days are set for  Thursday, October 7th & Monday, October 11th  at Canyon Creek Elementary.   About the Screenings It is important to understand that these are basic screenings , and are designed to ... read full article
Highly Capable (HiCap) Screening & AssessmentsNicole Trimble9/18/202110/2/2021
Highly Capable (HiCap) Screening & Assessments
Highly Capable Screening and Assessments for 2021-22 Students in Kindergarten, 1st grade, and 5th grade will be participating in universal Highly Capable screening in their regular classroom this fall. Students in grades 2-4 can be screened if they are referred to the Highly Capable department by October 15th at 4 pm . (Referrals can be made by parents, guardians, grandparents, teachers, etc.) Students who qualify to participate in Highly Capable assessments based on their screening results or who have a single subject qualification and wish to test in the other subject area will need permission from their parents/guardians in order to be ... read full article
Canyon Creek Curriculum Night - Virtual EventsNicole Trimble8/29/20219/14/2021
Canyon Creek Curriculum Night - Virtual Events
Curriculum Night is Tuesday, September 14th Curriculum Night is a great opportunity to get to "meet" your students' teachers and hear about school year plans. Lots of details about how the classroom will work are shared during these sessions, so plan to attend if you can! This year, Curriculum Night is Tuesday, September 14th. Watch the school communications for more details about the virtual information night. 5:00 - 5:45 pm: Kindergarten, 1st Grade & SE Classes 6:00 - 6:45 pm: 2nd Grade & 3rd Grade 7:00 - 7:45 pm: 4th Grade & 5th Grade ... read full article
Canyon Creek - New Pickup ProceduresNicole Trimble8/29/20219/12/2021
Canyon Creek - New Pickup Procedures
New Pickup Procedures From Canyon Creek Elementary communication on August 20th: Due to the increasing size of Canyon Creek Elementary's student body, teachers will be using the Skyview Middle School driveway to dismiss our 3rd-5th grade students. (Students with siblings in kindergarten through 2nd grade will go with their younger siblings in the Canyon Creek pickup area at the curb area in the main parking lot.) Even with the additional space your wait may be long, so please be patient. Riding a school bus is a great way to avoid the hassles of drop off and pickup. If your child is eligible to ride ... read full article
2021-22 Canyon Creek Arrival/Dismissal TimesNicole Trimble8/28/20216/21/2022
2021-22 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.  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 elementary schools have early dismissal for conferences. These early dismissal for conferences are ONLY for elementary school. Middle school ... read full article
Community Serve Day @ Canyon Creek ----- THANK YOU!!Nicole Trimble8/22/20219/5/2021
Community Serve Day @ Canyon Creek ----- THANK YOU!!
  Community Serve Day Success!   Many, many thanks to the nearly 70 volunteers that came out Sunday, August 22nd and helped get our school ready for students and families. We aimed to beautify our school with several outdoor projects: pulling weeds, cleaning up beds, laying down mulch in beds, adding new play chips to the playground, adding more sand in the sandbox and painting the 4 four-square areas and tether ball lines. In addition to all that, our volunteers helped 12 teachers prepare their classrooms for students.   Much gratitude to the following families and individuals: Alanis family, Antone family, Cao family, ... read full article
Northshore School District (NSD) Summer Meals!Nicole Trimble6/20/20218/27/2021
Northshore School District (NSD) Summer Meals!
Summer Meals through Northshore School District!   Free meals for children ages 18 and younger!! Weekly orders start Wednesday, June 23rd  for pickup on Wednesday, June 30th . Ordering for each week open on Wednesday for the following week pickup (or delivery). Meal packs will contain 7 breakfasts & 7 lunches. Learn more about how to order meals.   ... read full article
NEW FAMILIES WEBINAR - Recording Available!Nicole Trimble6/11/20218/31/2021
NEW FAMILIES WEBINAR - Recording Available!
New Families Webinar Recording Available! All families new to Canyon Creek Elementary are invited to watch this webinar hosted by Canyon Creek Elementary. This is a WELCOME to Canyon Creek and an opportunity to "meet" the school administrators! Go to Google Site with webinar link, the kindergarten readiness checklist, and the parent input form.     ... read full article
Community Serve Day 2021Nicole Trimble6/3/20218/22/2021
Community Serve Day 2021
Community Serve Day - Sunday, August 22nd Community Serve Day is coming to Canyon Creek on  Sunday, August 22nd, 9:00am - 1:00pm . The whole family can participate! The kids LOVE to be helpers!  All are welcome! Sign up here !   Details... Project Address: 21400 35th Avenue SE Bothell, WA 98021-7899 Please park in the front/main parking lot when you arrive and come to the registration tables on the sidewalk to check in.   Hours:  9:00am - 1:00pm (please arrive at 8:45am am to allow time to check-in)   Hello Community Serve Day (CSD) Volunteers, We are so thrilled to ... read full article
Observances, Commemorative Months & International DaysNicole Trimble11/29/202012/31/2021
Observances, Commemorative Months & International Days
Observances, Commemorative Months & International Days We have a diverse community at Canyon Creek Elementary and we want to provide you with resources that reflect our diversity! We know everyone is busy and we want to make sure we provide you with great resources to bring awareness, education, advocacy and promotion of the US National Observance Months and the UN International Days. These provided resources should compliment what your student is learning and should offer ways your family can learn and grow together.   This collection of information (and Canyon Creek PTA articles linked below) is gathered by our DEI (Diversity, Equity & Inclusion) committee.  UN International Days The United Nations (UN) ... read full article