Hearing and Vision Screening - Volunteers Needed
Hearing & Vision Screening Days Friday October 7th & Monday, October 10th   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 Friday October 7th & Monday, October 10th at Canyon Creek Elementary.   Sign up today!   About the Screenings It is important to understand that these are basic screenings , ... read full article
Author:
Tom Lorusso 
Show from:
9/15/2022-10/31/2022

School Spirit Fridays
School Spirit Fridays - Starts This Friday, 9/16   Every Friday is Coyote Colors Day!  If your student wants to participate, they can wear black and turquoise clothes or Canyon Creek Spirit Wear on Fridays.  We have special Canyon Creek bracelets for every student and to kick off our first School Spirit Day this Friday.  ... read full article
Author:
Tom Lorusso 
Show from:
9/14/2022-11/4/2022

Want to Volunteer at School? Become an Approved NSD Volunteer!
Per district guidelines, all Northshore School District (NSD) volunteers must have cleared a background check and must be fully vaccinated to volunteer. This process might take as long as 2-3 weeks once submitted, please do ASAP . NSD volunteer approval is valid for ONE year. You will need to renew your volunteer status each year. Watch for a reminder about a month before it expires. The email will come from "Safe Hiring Solutions" ( info@safevisitorsolutions.com ).  If you are already an NSD approved volunteer, you will have received a volunteer "badge" that you might want to have with you (on your phone or printed). ... read full article
Author:
Nicole Trimble 
Show from:
5/1/2022-6/30/2023

National PTA - Notes from the Backpack
A Podcast for Parents, by Parents National PTA is working to ensure our public schools provide a high-quality and equitable education for every child to reach their full potential. Notes from the Backpack is a PTA podcast designed for millions of parents and the decisionmakers they influence. Through the unique combination of expert, parent and educator guests, each episode features engaging conversations that offer real-life advice and ideas on how to support children’s learning and development—all in parent-friendly language. Real Experts. Real Parents. Real Conversations. There are so many great topics to explore!! Examples: Do My Child's Test Scores Really ... read full article
Author:
Nicole Trimble 
Show from:
9/1/2021-6/30/2023
Community Serve Day - Sunday, August 21st!Nicole Trimble6/18/20228/21/2022
Community Serve Day - Sunday, August 21st!
Community Serve Day - Sunday, August 21st Community Serve Day is coming to Canyon Creek on  Sunday, August 21st, 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 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) More information will come out as the date gets closer...we will update this ... read full article
Hearing and Vision Screening - Volunteers NeededTom Lorusso9/15/202210/31/2022
Hearing and Vision Screening - Volunteers Needed
Hearing & Vision Screening Days Friday October 7th & Monday, October 10th   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 Friday October 7th & Monday, October 10th at Canyon Creek Elementary.   Sign up today!   About the Screenings It is important to understand that these are basic screenings , ... read full article
School Spirit FridaysTom Lorusso9/14/202211/4/2022
School Spirit Fridays
School Spirit Fridays - Starts This Friday, 9/16   Every Friday is Coyote Colors Day!  If your student wants to participate, they can wear black and turquoise clothes or Canyon Creek Spirit Wear on Fridays.  We have special Canyon Creek bracelets for every student and to kick off our first School Spirit Day this Friday.  ... read full article
NSD Food and Nutrition Services UpdateTom Lorusso8/24/20229/30/2022
NSD Food and Nutrition Services Update
Food and Nutrition Services - Breakfast and Lunch Information Keep reading to learn about important updates from the Northshore School District about nutrition and meals at school All schools offer breakfast and lunch. Menus are available online along with nutritional information at nsd.org/meals. Milk is included in the price of a full meal. Cartons of milk can also be purchased separately. Free and reduced-price breakfast and lunch Parents whose income falls within guidelines set by the U.S. Department of Agriculture should apply for free or reduced-price meals. Families must reapply each year to receive benefits for the current school year. ... read full article
Bring Your Devices Back to SchoolTom Lorusso8/24/20229/16/2022
Bring Your Devices Back to School
Bring your devices to the first day of school A friendly reminder from Canyon Creek Elementary to please have your students bring their laptops and other school issued devices back to school.  They will be needed for schoolwork, and we know it's tough to remember after a long and hopefully fun summer.  Thank you. ... read full article
Back to School Resource Fair - NSD & Northshore Schools FoundationTom Lorusso8/8/20228/11/2022
Back to School Resource Fair - NSD & Northshore Schools Foundation
Back to School Resource Fair In partnership with the Northshore Schools Foundation, the Northshore School District will host the Back to School Resource Fair from 4-6:30 p.m. on Thursday, August 11 at Pop Keeney Stadium. This event is made possible thanks to sponsorship from Amerigroup and McKinstry. There will be games provided by the YMCA on the field at Pop Keeney during the event, musical entertainment by local DJ LumberJake, a freeform Lego table sponsored by Snapdoodle Toys, and treats provided by the Northshore Rotary near the concession stand. Other organizations there will include: Bothell Fire Department Champions Before and After-school Program ... read full article
Summer Fun with the PrincipalTom Lorusso7/11/20228/12/2022
Summer Fun with the Principal
Join Principal Doyle for Popsicles and Reading Bingo   Presented by Canyon Creek Elementary Our new Principal, Brandi Doyle, is hosting fun events in July and August. An email with more details was sent from the principal to the Canyon Creek Elementary community on July 8th. Here's the key information and dates you need to know. Please note this is not sponsored by the PTA. From Principal Doyle - "I’ve created three dates for you and the family to come to Canyon Creek and have “ Popsicles with the Principal” on our playground on Wednesdays from 6:30-7:30pm. This will give ... read full article
Canyon Creek Elementary - Summer Reading BINGO! 📚Nicole Trimble6/20/20228/10/2022
Canyon Creek Elementary - Summer Reading BINGO! 📚
  Canyon Creek Elementary Presents Summer Reading BINGO "Come with a BINGO pattern done and leave with a prize!"   Each week, come check in with some teachers to show which spaces you completed and get a prize! There is a different pattern goal each week! Then, you can play with your friends on the playground! Dates: Every Wednesday evening, June 29th – August 10th Time: 6:30pm-7:30pm Place: The Canyon Creek Playground   Have this pattern done by...   ... this date Pick any 3 Squares June 29th 4 Corners July 6th 5 in a Row or Column July 13th * 5 in a ... read full article
Want to Volunteer at School? Become an Approved NSD Volunteer!Nicole Trimble5/1/20226/30/2023
Want to Volunteer at School? Become an Approved NSD Volunteer!
Per district guidelines, all Northshore School District (NSD) volunteers must have cleared a background check and must be fully vaccinated to volunteer. This process might take as long as 2-3 weeks once submitted, please do ASAP . NSD volunteer approval is valid for ONE year. You will need to renew your volunteer status each year. Watch for a reminder about a month before it expires. The email will come from "Safe Hiring Solutions" ( info@safevisitorsolutions.com ).  If you are already an NSD approved volunteer, you will have received a volunteer "badge" that you might want to have with you (on your phone or printed). ... read full article
National PTA - Notes from the BackpackNicole Trimble9/1/20216/30/2023
National PTA - Notes from the Backpack
A Podcast for Parents, by Parents National PTA is working to ensure our public schools provide a high-quality and equitable education for every child to reach their full potential. Notes from the Backpack is a PTA podcast designed for millions of parents and the decisionmakers they influence. Through the unique combination of expert, parent and educator guests, each episode features engaging conversations that offer real-life advice and ideas on how to support children’s learning and development—all in parent-friendly language. Real Experts. Real Parents. Real Conversations. There are so many great topics to explore!! Examples: Do My Child's Test Scores Really ... read full article