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Scholastic Book Fair
Scholastic Book Fair

Date:
Mon 9/24 - Fri 9/28
Where:
Puesta del Sol Library

Join us in the library this week to purchase a great selection of books for your young readers! Specific store times coming soon.
Scholastic Book Fair
Scholastic Book Fair

Date:
Mon 9/24 - Fri 9/28
Where:
Puesta del Sol Library

Join us in the library this week to purchase a great selection of books for your young readers! Specific store times coming soon.
Scholastic Book Fair
Scholastic Book Fair

Date:
Mon 9/24 - Fri 9/28
Where:
Puesta del Sol Library

Join us in the library this week to purchase a great selection of books for your young readers! Specific store times coming soon.
7:00p PTA General Membership Meeting
PTA General Membership Meeting

Date:
Wednesday, September 26
Time:
7:00p - 9:00p
Where:
Gymnasium

1st PTA General Membership Meeting of the School Year: Wednesday, September 26th, 2018, 7 pm, at Puesta del Sol. All are welcome and encouraged to come!
Scholastic Book Fair
Scholastic Book Fair

Date:
Mon 9/24 - Fri 9/28
Where:
Puesta del Sol Library

Join us in the library this week to purchase a great selection of books for your young readers! Specific store times coming soon.
Scholastic Book Fair
Scholastic Book Fair

Date:
Mon 9/24 - Fri 9/28
Where:
Puesta del Sol Library

Join us in the library this week to purchase a great selection of books for your young readers! Specific store times coming soon.
Big Give Envelopes Due Today!
Big Give Envelopes Due Today!

Date:
Friday, September 28

Your fundraising help has been so appreciated! Your Big Give envelopes are due today, with any amount you can contribute. We are asking for $450 on behalf of each student to help cover all the PTA expenses for our programs and classroom support instead of conducting multiple volunteer-rich fundraising events during the year. Your students thank you!
3:30p Walkathon!
Walkathon!

Date:
Friday, September 28
Time:
3:30p - 6:00p
Where:
Puesta del Sol field

Join us for the biggest community event of the year! Come cheer on your kids as they walk (and run) laps around the sports field. Visit the book fair in the library and the information tables in the covered area between the 4th and 5th grade pods. Bring CASH for food and beverages. It's super fun! See you there!
6:10p Puesta del Sol goes to Mariners Night
Puesta del Sol goes to Mariners Night

Date:
Saturday, September 29
Time:
6:10p - 9:30p
Where:
Safeco Field

Bring out your family and friends and join our school at Safeco Field to watch some exciting Major League Baseball action. $15/ticket. Find out more on our web page
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9:30a Passport Check Day
Passport Check Day

Date:
Tuesday, October 2
Time:
9:30a - 11:15a
Where:
School Library
El Sol Publication
El Sol Publication

Date:
Friday, October 5

Check your email inbox this morning for the latest El Sol Newsletter!
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Upcoming Events:

 
• 9/24- 9/28 - Scholastic Book Fair 
• 9/28- Big Give Envelopes Due
• 9/28- Walkathon, 3:30-6:00pm
• 9/29- Mariners Night 
• 10/12- No School- Professional
             Development Day 
 

Volunteer Needs!

We need everyone's help to keep all of our programs and the PTA running smoothly. The PTA is currently looking for the following positions:

• Reflections Chair
• Membership Chair
• Web Content Manager
• Spanish Outside School Program Co-Chair

• Drama Club Co-Chair
• Science Fair Chair
• International Festival Stage Manager - Spring
• After School Programs Co-Chair

Please email volunteer@puestadelsolpta.org if you are interested.  Thank you!   


Puesta del Sol PTA's "Big Give Envelope Drive" to support the PTA Annual Fund begins this fall!

The PTA is trying to raise $175,000 and the "Big Give Envelope Drive" is our ONLY fundraiser of the year! This is our first year of our "Big Give Envelope Drive" and we are asking ALL families to participate to ensure our programs can continue.

NEW DONATION OPTION: Monthly giving!
If you would like to spread out your donation over a monthly giving plan, please visit our PayPal donation page to find out more about monthly giving.

WALKATHON - IMPORTANT INFORMATION

 RSVP

TODAY

Why do I need to RSVP to the Walkathon?
Permission is required for participation.  Don’t let your child be confused on Walkathon day!  RSVP for each child attending Puesta del Sol, even if your family will not participate. We need a yes or no for every student.  Help us send your child in the right direction at the bell.  Don’t forget to RSVP today!

When is the Walkathon?
The Walkathon is on Friday, September 28, 2018 from 3:35-6:00pm, rain or shine! For more information, please visit our Walkathon page. 

Does the Walkathon need volunteers?
YES, we need volunteers to help make the Walkathon a great success!

Questions? Email walkathon@puestadelsolpta.org


Join the Puesta del Sol PTA!

Become a member of the Puesta del Sol PTA!

Did you know there are many benefits to being a PTA member?

• You have a voice and a vote at our PTA general membership meetings.
• Access to the PTA online school directory and other online resources
• Many discounts on venues, tickets, and more such as Great Wolf Lodge, WA State Fair, Key Arena, McCaw Hall, Tacoma Dome, FedEx Office, Office Depot, etc. 

You may purchase your PTA membership when filling out your Back to School Forms.    If you would like more information on a PTA membership, please visit our PTA Membership Benefits page.  If you have any questions, please contact membership@puestadelsolpta.org.


Newsletter Publication Schedule- Fall

Subscribe Now!

Check your email inbox every other Friday for our PTA newsletter publication to find out the latest school and PTA news, activities, events and volunteer opportunities. Here is the Fall publication schedule:

El Sol Fridays:  8/31, 9/7, 9/21, 10/5, 10/19, 11/2, 11/16, 11/30, 12/14


Like the PTA on Facebook

Like our Puesta del Sol PTA page on Facebook.


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Book Fair - Join us in the library!

September 24th-28th

Come pick out new books in English and Spanish!!  Visit our Book Fair Information Page to find out more about the event including days and times.  Please VOLUNTEER to help us make the fair run smoothly.

The Online Book Fair is now OPEN!


PTA General Membership Meeting
When:
Time:
Location:
Wednesday, Sept. 26th
7:00pm
Puesta del Sol Gymnasium

Join us for the first PTA General Membership Meeting!  We will review the PTA budget for the 2018-19 school year and present proposed changes to the PTA Standing Rules. Your voice and your vote are important!  Please join us!


Parent-Organized Facebook Groups
 

Puesta del Sol Elementary- All Grade Parent Discussion

Puesta del Sol School Garden

Puesta del Sol Class of 2031 (Kindergarten)

Puesta del Sol Class of 2030 (1st grade)

Puesta del Sol Class of 2029 (2nd grade)

Puesta del Sol Class of 2028 (3rd grade)

Puesta del Sol Class of 2027 (4th grade)

Puesta del Sol Class of 2026 (5th grade)

* Please note: Individual Facebook groups for each class are parent-organized and are not PTA-sponsored.


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