Talent Show
Lip Sync Battle & Talent Show Click the image above to sign up! ... read full article
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Grab & Go Snacks
Grab & Go Snacks for Students To support students who may not have access to enough food for breakfast and daytime snacks, we are working to establish a "grab and go" snack station for student access upon arrival for breakfast and/or a snack during the school day. Visit this Grab and Go PTSA link to SIGN UP for donating items. ... read full article
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Join the PTSA!
Join the PTSA!   Spiritridge PTSA Membership Welcome back, parents and guardians, teachers, and students. We are launching our membership drive for the next two months and we need your support.  Family (2 adults) $30 Single Adult $20 School Staff $15 Our PTSA Creates Connections Come build powerful relationships get to know our school’s teachers and staff, and see how we’re working to improve our school. We’re all in this together! Our PTSA Supports Your Child Our data-backed, nationally recognized programs give your child access to opportunities they might not have otherwise. We need your help to keep them going! ... read full article
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Volunteers
Volunteers Needed Our yearly Spiritridge PTSA events and programs would not be possible without dedicated volunteers like yourself. Please sign up for any volunteer efforts to help bring our commUNITY together. We are still looking for chairs and volunteers for the following programs / events: Monthly Staff Appreciation -  We have monthly opportunities for showing appreciation to our Spiritridge Staff. If you'd like to help us with this, please email us @  Hospitality@spiritridge.org  Talent Show / Lip Sync (March) Science Fair (April) Bite of Spiritridge / Multicultural Night (May) Carnival (June) If available, please email: programs@spiritridge.org ... read full article
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9/17/2023-6/26/2024

CommUNITY Opportunities
CommUNITY Opportunities for your Kids! Looking for local opportunities and activities for your kids to participate in? Events will be posted on our CommUNITY page which can be found in the sidebar, leading you here: https://spiritridge.org/Page/CommUNITY/Community%20News If you'd like to add to our growing list, contact us at Webmaster@Spiritridge.org and we'll get it posted! In the meantime, check out the CommUNITY Page for more details on the following: Cub Scouts - 2 different packs to join WISE Camps WISE Summer Camps Chess Wizards Spanish Immersion Class at Spiritridge Online Spanish Classes Bellevue Youth Choir NSI Girls Lacrosse Sammamish Interlake Lacrosse ... read full article
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9/11/2023-6/26/2024
February Family Fun NightWeb Master1/17/20242/2/2024
February Family Fun Night
Family Fun Night: STEM Fun with Robotics WHEN: Fri., February 2nd, 6:30-7:30 PM WHERE: Spiritridge Gym   ... read full article
General Membership Meeting - Nov. 8th at 7pmKristi Schwesinger11/8/202311/8/2023
General Membership Meeting - Nov. 8th at 7pm
SPIRITRIDGE PTSA GENERAL MEETING WILL YOU BE JOINING FOR DISCUSSION? WHEN: Wed. November 8th from 7-8pm WHERE: Spiritridge Library Microsoft Teams link for anyone who would like to join virtually: CLICK HERE for meeting link Meeting ID: 289 602 865 12 Passcode: LENQjt We will be providing an interactive agenda with a focus on Mental Health. We have invited Julee Seibel, the National PTA Healthy Minds Ambassador, to join for a discussion on the Healthy Minds program & resources for families. In alignment with creating inclusive environments, we are looking for parent participation in some low sensory projects that will ... read full article
RoboticsWeb Master2/7/20242/22/2024
Robotics
Midwinter Break Robotics Camp The World Championship qualifying Sammamish Robotics Team 2412 is hosting a 3-day Robotics camp for 4th and 5th graders during Mid-Winter break from February 20th - 22nd, 10 am - 3 pm! It's a great opportunity for your child to have fun while developing engineering, programming, and innovation skills. This camp is for not only previous attendees to grow their skillset but also for students completely new to robotics. We have highly knowledgeable and attentive mentors who will utilize Lego Mindstorms kits and a cohesive curriculum centered around the Olympic Games to fully captivate your child! ... read full article
Sweet Treat ExchangeWeb Master12/7/202312/8/2023
Sweet Treat Exchange
Family Fun Night: Sweet Treat Exchange WHEN: Friday, December 8th, 6:30 - 7:45 PM WHERE: Spiritridge Gym Please join us on Friday, December 8th beginning at 6:30 PM for a sweet treat exchange. Families are encouraged to bring their favorite savory or sweet treats to be shared with the Spiritridge community. Bite size portions are encouraged and aim to share 50 bites with others. Please include a list of ingredients to assist our students with food allergies. We’ll also have a few fun seasonal crafts. We are in need of volunteers, please  click below . We're also collecting donations to help with crafts. ... read full article
AuctionWeb Master9/18/202311/3/2023
Auction
Spiritridge Auction and Fundraiser Tickets Onsale Now for the Spiritridge Auction and Fundraiser   * BUY TICKETS NOW * When: Friday, November 3 (Happy Hour at 5:30 PM, Dinner at 6:30 PM) Where: Vasa Park Barn (3549 W Lake Sammamish Pkwy SE, Bellevue) Cost: $45 per person for entry & dinner, Staff is Free  Have you purchased your auction tickets yet?  Do so today, don't miss out!  You won't want to miss the opportunities to bid on unique teacher experiences and kid art projects! There is something for everyone - Vegan, Gluten free meal options, Signature cocktails and non-alcoholic drink ... read full article
Summer PlaydatesWeb Master7/24/20238/20/2023
Summer Playdates
Summer Playdates For those attending Spiritridge next year, there will be a number of opportunities to meet new friends this summer during Summer Playdates. These are casual times to meet up with others, not sponsored by the school or PTA, but just a time to come together. We encourage students to wear their grade level shirts to more easily identify new friends. All playdates will be held at Spiritridge Park 16100 SE 33rd Pl, Bellevue, WA 98008 Grades listed below are for incoming grade levels in the fall. Saturdays - July 22, August 5, August 19 10-11am Kindergarten 11-12pm 1st grade ... read full article
Talent ShowWeb Master2/7/20243/14/2024
Talent Show
Lip Sync Battle & Talent Show Click the image above to sign up! ... read full article
Family Movie NightWeb Master10/26/202311/16/2023
Family Movie Night
Family Movie Night Please join the Spiritridge PTSA and community for a family movie night hosted at the school. The movie will begin at 6:30 pm and the evening will conclude ~8:30 pm. The movie we will be showing is, The Peanuts (G). Families are encouraged to bring water bottles, pillows and sleeping bags to stretch out on. Popcorn will be served (as long as supplies last).  If you are interested in volunteering to setup, pop popcorn, hand out popcorn, or clean up: Sign up HERE .    ... read full article
Block ParyWeb Master10/11/202310/14/2023
Block Pary
Bellevue Schools Foundation Block Party ... read full article
Spiritridge Curriculum Night and Open HouseWeb Master9/17/20239/20/2023
Spiritridge Curriculum Night and Open House
Spiritridge Curriculum Night / Open House   Wed. September 20, 6:00-7:00 Curriculum Night is changing this year. Spiritridge' s Curriculum Night is scheduled for Wednesday, September 20th. Our goal this year is to make sure families feel welcome at Spiritridge and strong ties to the community. In an effort to build our new Spiritridge Community with our families, and to create a school where families feel engaged, informed, and supported, we are switching up our Curriculum Night structure this year. This year we are holding an Open House in place of Curriculum Night. Families (including children) are invited! You will ... read full article
Jubilee Service DayWeb Master8/26/20238/26/2023
Jubilee Service Day
Jubilee Service Day You can still sign up to be a volunteer for the  Jubilee Service Day . This is an opportunity to help teachers and staff prepare for the start of the school year by setting up classrooms, learning spaces, office areas and more. We look forward to your support and participation. Volunteer Sign-up HERE:  https://www.jubileereach.org/serviceday Specific Jobs - power washing, weeding, rock bed, grounds clean up ... read full article
FUNdraisingWeb Master11/13/20231/15/2024
FUNdraising
FUNdraising: Bellevue Downtown Ice Rink Click the image above for more details   ... read full article
Scholastic Book Fair & Game NightWeb Master9/17/202310/18/2023
Scholastic Book Fair & Game Night
Scholastic Book Fair & Game Night October 16th - 18th Join the Spiritridge PTSA for a Scholastic Book Fair , which will take place from October 16th - 18th  in the Spiritridge Library . On the evening of  October 17th , we will also be having a  Game Night  in the MPR gymnasium for an extended evening of family entertainment! For many students, the Book Fair is one of the most anticipated events of the school year—but we need volunteers to make it happen. We hope that you can offer your time and talents to help students experience Bookjoy firsthand! ... read full article
Picture DayWeb Master9/16/20239/29/2023
Picture Day
Picture Day Friday, September 29th Picture Day ID: EVTWVTFHX   Picture day is coming on Friday, September 29th. Order your pictures @ mylifetouch.com using the Picture Day ID code above   ... read full article
PTSA General Membership MeetingWeb Master8/26/20239/13/2023
PTSA General Membership Meeting
PTSA General Membership Meeting  Our first General Membership meeting will be held Wednesday, September 13th from 7-8pm in the Spiritridge Library. All families are invited to attend and childcare will be provided. We will be voting in the remaining board members for the 2023 -24 school year at this first General Membership Meeting and discussing goals, events and programs for the year.  If you are interested in voting, please join PTSA prior to this meeting. Click  HERE  to join Spiritridge PTSA.  Voted in by the General membership during May 15th meeting: Co-Presidents: Nicole Holley & Kristi Schwesinger Co-Secretary: Mirena Chausheva ... read full article
Kindergarten CampWeb Master8/26/20238/29/2023
Kindergarten Camp
Kindergarten Camp Kindergarten Camp is a fantastic opportunity for students to visit classrooms and meet teachers, while helping us learn more about your child in order to create balanced classes. This event will help alleviate the anxiety that some children feel at starting school next fall and give them familiarity with the classrooms, the school building, and playground. During Kindergarten Camp, students will get a chance to meet their potential teachers, see the classrooms as well as meet their potential new classmates.  This is a drop off event , but families will return at 11:15 to pick you your child and ... read full article
Snowball FightWeb Master1/10/20241/19/2024
Snowball Fight
Family Fun Night: Winter Fun WHEN: Fri., January 19th, 6:30-7:30 PM WHERE: Spiritridge Gym Join the Spiritridge PTSA for an old fashioned snowball fight! Enjoy hot chocolate and popcorn while supplies last. Please note: This is an indoor activity utilizing artificial puff snowballs. Families are encouraged to bring water bottles. Not a drop-off event, caregiver must be present. ... read full article
Goodwill Donation DriveWeb Master11/10/202311/19/2023
Goodwill Donation Drive
Goodwill Donation Drive Please consider joining us on Sunday, November 19th in the Spiritridge Parking Lot to drop off items for our Goodwill Donation Drive! While doing this, we will collectively help those in our community who can benefit from gently used items while raising money for our PTSA! When we fill up one truck, our school can earn $600! In addition, we'd love your helping to sort and load the truck. Sign up below! ... read full article
Walk, Bike and RollWeb Master9/18/202310/4/2023
Walk, Bike and Roll
Walk, Bike, & Roll to School Day Wednesday, October 4th Join children and adults around the world to celebrate the benefits of walking and bicycling. Prizes will be handed out to all student as they arrive at school regardless of their mode of transportation. This annual events promotes: Physical Activity Teaching safe pedestrian and bicycling skills to children Concern for the environment Reducing traffic congestion, pollution and speed near schools Sharing time with families, community leaders and children Many of our families live outside of an easy bike or walk to school. We encourage you to park in the streets ... read full article
Trunk or TreatWeb Master9/17/202310/27/2023
Trunk or Treat
Trunk or Treat   When: Friday, October 27, 6-7:30 PM Where: Spiritridge Elementary Parking Lot Join us! The PTSA will be hosting a Trunk-Or-Treat celebration on Friday, October 27 . Join us for a spooktacular night! Grab your best costume and trunk-or-treat through the festively decorated cars. It will take place from 6:00-7:30 PM in the Parking Lot at Spiritridge Elementary. Set up time for “trunks” between 5:00-5:45 PM Please note that this is not a drop-off event, a caregiver must be present. Parking will be limited, so please utilize side streets and be careful not to block driveways. Families ... read full article
Back to School Ice Cream SocialKristi Schwesinger9/11/20239/15/2023
Back to School Ice Cream Social
Back to School Ice Cream Social Join the Spiritridge PTSA, staff, friends and family as we kick off the school year with an ice cream social! Thursday Sept. 14th from 6:00-7:30pm Spiritridge Elementary playground   To ensure we have enough ice cream supplies,  please Pre-Register  your family.   Sign up to Donate  ice cream cones, toppings, and  Sign up to Volunteer  during the event. All donations to be delivered to the school by the 12th. ... read full article
BSD Health FairWeb Master8/26/20238/31/2023
BSD Health Fair
BSD Health Fair The Bellevue School District, in partnership with state and local partners, will hold two health fairs during the month of August. The health fairs will offer immunization clinics to students in preparation for the start of the 2023-2024 school year, as well as information about community agencies, overdose awareness, internet safety and resources from physical and mental health providers. The fairs are free and open to the public. Immunization appointments are required. Please note, COVID and flu vaccines are not currently available. BSD nurses, athletics and activities, and technology departments will be on-hand to support families, answer ... read full article
Grab & Go SnacksWeb Master12/11/20233/31/2024
Grab & Go Snacks
Grab & Go Snacks for Students To support students who may not have access to enough food for breakfast and daytime snacks, we are working to establish a "grab and go" snack station for student access upon arrival for breakfast and/or a snack during the school day. Visit this Grab and Go PTSA link to SIGN UP for donating items. ... read full article
Picture RetakesWeb Master10/16/202311/2/2023
Picture Retakes
Picture Retake Day Thursday, November 2nd Picture Day ID: EVT26MHMC   Picture Retake day is coming on Thursday, November 2nd. If you haven't already, order your pictures @ mylifetouch.com using the Picture Day ID code above. Want to retake your pictures? Simply return your original package on Picture Retake Day   ... read full article
ReflectionsWeb Master10/11/202311/30/2023
Reflections
PTA Reflections PTA REFLECTIONS Program is back!  Reflections is a National PTA program in which students reflect on the annual student-selected theme to create an original work of art (in school or at home). They are recognized for their participation and achievement in the arts, with the opportunity for state and national awards and recognition. Theme for 2023-24: “I am Hopeful Because…” Students of all grades and abilities are welcome to explore their inner artists in one or all six arts disciplines: Literature Music Composition Photography Visual Arts Film/Video Choreography/Dance The grade levels are:  Primary : Pre-school – Grade 2 ... read full article
FundraiserWeb Master9/18/202310/10/2023
Fundraiser
Take out Tuesday Fundraiser at MOD Pizza  Tuesday, October 10, 2023 Mod Pizza - Factoria Location 3622 Factoria Blvd SE Bellevue, WA 98006 Spiritridge PTSA will receive 25% of fundraiser sales  during this fundraiser. Participate on Oct 10, 2023 by ordering online using the code MODGIVES25 or by visiting this MOD location and showing this  fundraiser flyer  or mentioning the Spiritridge PTSA fundraiser at checkout. ... read full article
Teacher Meet & Greet / Playground & PopsiclesWeb Master8/26/20238/31/2023
Teacher Meet & Greet / Playground & Popsicles
Teacher Meet & Greet / Playground & Popsicles Come meet your child's teacher and see the school. This is a social opportunity for student to meet peers and their teacher. There will be time at Family/Teacher Conferences in October to discuss a child's particular needs, curriculum questions, and other details.  Grade Level Teacher Assignments.  *For a full list of our Spiritridge Staff please visit our BSD website @ https://bsd405.org/spiritridge ... read full article
Teacher AssignmentsWeb Master8/26/20238/30/2023
Teacher Assignments
Teacher Assignments Families will receive notification of your child's teacher for the 2023-24 school year on Wednesday, August 30. We will have Spiritridge Teachers send out their welcome letters to families introducing themselves and welcoming your child to their classroom.  We understand that this can be both an exciting and anxious announcement for students and families. Know that grade level teachers all met together to thoughtfully discuss student's needs and seek to create equitable, balanced classrooms. Student academics, social/emotional, relationships, backgrounds, and other needs were taken into consideration during the student placement process.  If you have any concerns or questions ... read full article
Join the PTSA!Web Master9/11/20233/31/2024
Join the PTSA!
Join the PTSA!   Spiritridge PTSA Membership Welcome back, parents and guardians, teachers, and students. We are launching our membership drive for the next two months and we need your support.  Family (2 adults) $30 Single Adult $20 School Staff $15 Our PTSA Creates Connections Come build powerful relationships get to know our school’s teachers and staff, and see how we’re working to improve our school. We’re all in this together! Our PTSA Supports Your Child Our data-backed, nationally recognized programs give your child access to opportunities they might not have otherwise. We need your help to keep them going! ... read full article
First Days of SchoolWeb Master8/26/20239/8/2023
First Days of School
First Days of School Grades 1-5 will begin school on Tuesday, September 5th. Kindergarten will begin school on Friday, September 8th. Please join the Spiritridge Community for a Welcome Back Coffee hosted by the PTSA at Spirtridge Elementary in the front courtyard area.  9/5: Grades 1-5, 9:05 AM 9/8: Grade K, 9:05  AM ... read full article
VolunteersWeb Master9/17/20236/26/2024
Volunteers
Volunteers Needed Our yearly Spiritridge PTSA events and programs would not be possible without dedicated volunteers like yourself. Please sign up for any volunteer efforts to help bring our commUNITY together. We are still looking for chairs and volunteers for the following programs / events: Monthly Staff Appreciation -  We have monthly opportunities for showing appreciation to our Spiritridge Staff. If you'd like to help us with this, please email us @  Hospitality@spiritridge.org  Talent Show / Lip Sync (March) Science Fair (April) Bite of Spiritridge / Multicultural Night (May) Carnival (June) If available, please email: programs@spiritridge.org ... read full article
CommUNITY OpportunitiesWeb Master9/11/20236/26/2024
CommUNITY Opportunities
CommUNITY Opportunities for your Kids! Looking for local opportunities and activities for your kids to participate in? Events will be posted on our CommUNITY page which can be found in the sidebar, leading you here: https://spiritridge.org/Page/CommUNITY/Community%20News If you'd like to add to our growing list, contact us at Webmaster@Spiritridge.org and we'll get it posted! In the meantime, check out the CommUNITY Page for more details on the following: Cub Scouts - 2 different packs to join WISE Camps WISE Summer Camps Chess Wizards Spanish Immersion Class at Spiritridge Online Spanish Classes Bellevue Youth Choir NSI Girls Lacrosse Sammamish Interlake Lacrosse ... read full article

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