April Events
Author:
Ronit Droker 
Show from:
3/22/2021-5/1/2021

Grow Your Mind: Meet the Scientist! Linda Uyeda | Animal Keeper| April 20th
Puesta del  Sol  PTA welcomes Linda Uyeda   to our  Grow Your Mind Speaker series. Date: Tuesday, April 20th Time: 4:30-5:30pm   Watch LIVE on our YouTube Channel!   Click Here   to visit our event page and access our  YouTube Channel to watch the presentation ... read full article
Author:
Ronit Droker 
Show from:
4/8/2021-4/21/2021

Passport Club Check In | DUE Apr 30th
Passport Check Day | 2nd - 5th graders   Friday, April 30th Special Itinerary for April is  EGYPT Due to remote learning, the Passport Check team will be accepting monthly  Check at Home  forms for those that want to participate in this voluntary program from home. For more information about Passport Club and different levels, visit our  Passport Club page .   Participate in CultureGram If your child wants to participate in Special Itinerary for Passport, Culture Grams is a kid-friendly geography research website they can access. CultureGrams Online Database: Subscriber Area Only https://online.culturegrams.com/ Please email  [email protected]  for access. ... read full article
Author:
Smriti Rao 
Show from:
4/1/2021-4/30/2021

May Events
Author:
Ronit Droker 
Show from:
4/8/2021-4/22/2021

Ceramic Paint Night | May 21st- Order Your Art Kit Now!
Our friends from  Creatively Yours  will be hosting another virtual event for a fun, creative family night to paint pottery -  only for Puesta del Sol!   We will be painting under-the-sea-themed dishes  and planters!   Date: Friday, May 21st Time: 5:30 p.m.   There will be a LIVE Zoom instruction from the owner of Creatively Yours.   ************************* Visit the  Ceramic Paint Night  page!  Learn more about this fun event & place your order today.   The deadline for ordering art kits is  Sunday, May 9th     Questions? Email  [email protected]   ... read full article
Author:
Ronit Droker 
Show from:
4/9/2021-4/22/2021

Bedtime Stories with Sra. Brody | May 13th
  Save the Dates! We invite you to join us again on Thursday, May 13th for more "Bedtime Stories" with our Puesta del Sol Elementary Librarian Sra. Stacey Brody!    Our next bedtime stories will be at 7:00PM on: Thursday, May 13 Thursday, June 10   All Puesta del Sol families are welcome,  you do not need to be a PTA member to participate.   We will feature stories that are great for all ages.   Watch LIVE on our PTA's YouTube Channel!   Questions? [email protected] ... read full article
Author:
Ronit Droker 
Show from:
4/8/2021-5/13/2021

Fundraising Events
Author:
Ronit Droker 
Show from:
2/25/2021-7/1/2021

PTA Spiritwear Shop is OPEN!
Shop our online store and show your school spirit! Buy your own Puesta del Sol mask today and support our PTA!       Questions? Contact  [email protected] ... read full article
Author:
Ronit Droker 
Show from:
12/9/2020-7/1/2021

Like the PTA on Facebook
Like our Puesta del Sol PTA page on Facebook. ... read full article
Author:
PTA Communications 
Show from:
7/1/2018-7/1/2026

Parent-Organized Facebook Groups
  Puesta del Sol Elementary- All Grade Parent Discussion Puesta del Sol School Garden Puesta del Sol Class of 2033 (Kindergarten) Puesta del Sol Class of 2032 (1st grade) Puesta del Sol Class of 2031 (2nd grade) Puesta del Sol Class of 2030 (3rd grade) Puesta del Sol Class of 2029 (4th grade) Puesta del Sol Class of 2028 (5th grade) * Please note: Individual Facebook groups for each class are parent-organized and are not PTA-sponsored. ... read full article
Author:
Communication Team 
Show from:
6/25/2018-6/30/2021

Awards & Who We Recognize
Author:
Ronit Droker 
Show from:
11/13/2020-7/1/2021
El Sol NewsletterRonit Droker2/26/20213/1/2021
El Sol Newsletter
Check Out the Latest El Sol! Check your email inbox for your subscription or  click here to view it on our website. Subscribe here   to receive our FREE newsletter and stay up to date with PTA information. **************************** Here's the latest newsletter! Questions or interested in including an article? Contact  [email protected] ... read full article
February EventsRonit Droker2/25/20212/28/2021
February Events
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January EventsRonit Droker1/21/20211/28/2021
January Events
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March EventsRonit Droker1/21/20213/31/2021
March Events
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Upcoming EventsRonit Droker8/20/20201/1/2021
Upcoming Events
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Puesta del Sol: Cafecito | March 24thRonit Droker3/22/20213/24/2021
Puesta del Sol: Cafecito | March 24th
Puesta del Sol: Cafecito del Sol (Reunión en español para familias latinas/ Meeting in Spanish for [email protected] Families)   Vamos a tener nuestra próxima reunión en español para las familias latinas de nuestra escuela. Si ha participado en reuniones anteriores o le interesa unirse al grupo por primera vez, queda usted invitad a nuestra próxima reunión de Cafecito del Sol. Fecha: miércoles, 24 de marzo Hora: 6:30-7:30PM Por Microsoft Teams   Puesta del Sol will have the next meeting in Spanish for the Latino families at our school. If you have participated in previous meetings or are interested in joining ... read full article
April EventsRonit Droker3/22/20215/1/2021
April Events
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Grow Your Mind: Meet the Musician! Conan & the kid rock band!Ronit Droker3/12/20213/22/2021
Grow Your Mind: Meet the Musician! Conan & the kid rock band!
Save the Date! Thursday, March 25th 4:30-5:30pm   Puesta del Sol PTA welcomes Conan McLemore to our Grow Your Mind Speaker series. We are excited to learn about music and Conan's kid rock band!   YouTube Link   Click Here   to visit our event page and find out more information.       ... read full article
Passport Club Check In | DUE Mar 31stSmriti Rao2/27/20213/31/2021
Passport Club Check In | DUE Mar 31st
Passport Check Day | 2nd - 5th graders   Wednesday, March 31st Special Itinerary for March is  COSTA RICA *Due to remote learning, the Passport Check team will be accepting monthly  Check at Home  forms for those that want to participate in this voluntary program from home. For more information about Passport Club and different levels, visit our  Passport Club page .   Participate in CultureGram If your child wants to participate in Special Itinerary for Passport, Culture Grams is a kid-friendly geography research website they can access. CultureGrams Online Database: Subscriber Area Only https://online.culturegrams.com/ Please email  [email protected]  for access. ... read full article
Bedtime Stories with Sra. Brody | March 11thRonit Droker2/25/20213/9/2021
Bedtime Stories with Sra. Brody | March 11th
SAVE THE DATE! Bedtime Stories with Sra. Brody - Hosted by Puesta del Sol PTA   We invite you to join us again on  Thursday, March 11th at 7:00PM  for  "Bedtime Stories"  with our Puesta del Sol Elementary Librarian Sra. Stacey Brody!  Watch LIVE on our PTA's YouTube Channel! CLICK HERE   to access Bedtime Stories All Puesta del Sol families are welcome, you do not need to be a PTA member to participate. We will feature stories that are great for all ages.   Questions, Email  [email protected]   ... read full article
Bedtime Stories with Sra. Brody | Feb. 11thRonit Droker1/21/20212/11/2021
Bedtime Stories with Sra. Brody | Feb. 11th
SAVE THE DATE! Bedtime Stories with Sra. Brody - Hosted by Puesta del Sol PTA   We invite you to join us again on Thursday, February 11th at 7:00PM  for  "Bedtime Stories"  with our Puesta del Sol Elementary Librarian Sra. Stacey Brody!  Watch LIVE on our PTA's YouTube Channel! CLICK HERE   to access Bedtime Stories —Please  RSVP to our Facebook Event Page— All Puesta del Sol families are welcome, you do not need to be a PTA member to participate. We will feature stories that are great for all ages.   Questions, Email  [email protected]   ... read full article
Zumba for Kids!Ronit Droker1/19/20211/28/2021
Zumba for Kids!
Mark your calendar for the PTA's virtual Zumba for kids! Our amazing instructor is: Puesta del Sol parent- Daniela Del Mora l Date: Thursday, January 28th Times: 4:30-5:00pm | K-2 Grades   FULL 5:15-5:45pm | 3-5 Grade     FULL * Please only sign up for one spot per household for each time slot. We have a maximum of 10 spots per class. Please sign-up your student for the correct grade level too. Thanks for your help! *Sign up required to join the virtual class.    Questions? Contact  [email protected] ... read full article
Passport Club Check In | DUE Jan 28thSmriti Rao1/4/20211/28/2021
Passport Club Check In | DUE Jan 28th
Passport Check Day | 2nd - 5th graders   DUE TODAY (Thursday, January 28th) Special Itinerary for January is  MOZAMBIQUE *Due to remote learning, the Passport Check team will be accepting monthly  Check at Home  forms for those that want to participate in this voluntary program from home. Participate in CultureGram If your child wants to participate in Special Itinerary for Passport, Culture Grams is a kid-friendly geography research website they can access. Please email  [email protected]  for access. For more information about Passport Club and different levels, visit our  Passport Club page . ... read full article
Bedtime Stories with Sra. Brody | Jan. 12thRonit Droker1/3/20211/12/2021
Bedtime Stories with Sra. Brody | Jan. 12th
SAVE THE DATE! Bedtime Stories with Sra. Brody - Hosted by Puesta del Sol PTA   We invite you to join us again on Tuesday , January 12th at 7:00PM  for  "Bedtime Stories"  with our Puesta del Sol Elementary Librarian Sra. Stacey Brody!  All Puesta del Sol families are welcome, you do not need to be a PTA member to participate. We will feature stories that are great for all ages.   Bedtimes Stories ZOOM Link Passcode:   puesta   Zoom Meeting ID: 924 8516 5892     ... read full article
Virtual Ceramic Paint Night| Drop-Off InformationRonit Droker11/15/202011/19/2020
Virtual Ceramic Paint Night| Drop-Off Information
Thank you for attending our 1st virtual Ceramic Paint Night! Deadline to drop-off tiles is Thursday, Nov. 19th  Click Here  to visit our event page and read about Drop-off & Pick-up Information For Questions, Contact:  [email protected] ... read full article
Reflections 2020-2021 UpdateRonit Droker11/12/202011/18/2020
Reflections 2020-2021 Update
Reflections 2020-2021 UPDATE: Due to COVID-19 and remote learning, Reflections will not be offered at Puesta del Sol this year. Thank you for your understanding at this time!   STILL INTERESTED IN PARTICIPATING IN REFLECTIONS THIS YEAR? We can help connect you! You may be able to submit through another participating school in the district. Other schools may choose to accept Reflections entries upon request and at their discretion if they have the capacity to accommodate those requests, but are not obligated to do so for students outside of their schools. Visit our  Reflections Page  for deadlines and a list of Bellevue schools ... read full article
Veteran's Day | No SchoolRonit Droker11/9/202011/11/2020
Veteran's Day | No School
Reminder! No school on Wednesday, November 11th in observance of Veterans Day.  ... read full article
Drama Club Registration Opens | November 6Ronit Droker11/6/202011/23/2020
Drama Club Registration Opens | November 6
    —The show will go on, even during COVID! —  Register here !  Deadline Monday, November 23rd   Puesta del Sol PTA is sponsoring a virtual drama club this year! We are partnering with Studio East to create an edited, pre-recorded musical called "Robin and the Sherwood Hoodies."   Space is limited to 25 students and the cost is $150/student.     Please email  [email protected]  if you need financial assistance.    Visit the PTA drama club page   for the 6 week rehearsal schedule and more information. ... read full article
Passport Club Check In | DUE Nov. 30thRonit Droker11/2/202011/30/2020
Passport Club Check In | DUE Nov. 30th
Next Passport Check Day | 2nd - 5th graders TODAY! Monday, November 30th Special Itinerary for November is  MONGOLIA *Due to remote learning, the Passport Check team will be accepting monthly  Check at Home  forms for those that want to participate in this voluntary program from home. For more information about Passport Club and different levels, visit our  Passport Club page . Questions, Contact:  [email protected]     ... read full article
School Supplies 2020Todd Patrick8/19/20209/11/2020
School Supplies 2020
  2020 School Supply list  Principal Shearer released a supplies list for the start of the 2020 school year. Things are a little different this year so please see the School Supplies  page for complete info. ... read full article
Passport Club Check In | DUE May 28thSmriti Rao5/1/20215/28/2021
Passport Club Check In | DUE May 28th
Passport Check Day | 2nd - 5th graders   Friday, May 28th Special Itinerary for May is  IRAN *Due to remote learning, the Passport Check team will be accepting monthly  Check at Home  forms for those that want to participate in this voluntary program from home. For more information about Passport Club and different levels, visit our  Passport Club page .   Participate in CultureGram If your child wants to participate in Special Itinerary for Passport, Culture Grams is a kid-friendly geography research website they can access. CultureGrams Online Database: Subscriber Area Only https://online.culturegrams.com/ Please email  [email protected]  for access. ... read full article
Grow Your Mind: Meet the Scientist! Linda Uyeda | Animal Keeper| April 20thRonit Droker4/8/20214/21/2021
Grow Your Mind: Meet the Scientist! Linda Uyeda | Animal Keeper| April 20th
Puesta del  Sol  PTA welcomes Linda Uyeda   to our  Grow Your Mind Speaker series. Date: Tuesday, April 20th Time: 4:30-5:30pm   Watch LIVE on our YouTube Channel!   Click Here   to visit our event page and access our  YouTube Channel to watch the presentation ... read full article
Passport Club Check In | DUE Apr 30thSmriti Rao4/1/20214/30/2021
Passport Club Check In | DUE Apr 30th
Passport Check Day | 2nd - 5th graders   Friday, April 30th Special Itinerary for April is  EGYPT Due to remote learning, the Passport Check team will be accepting monthly  Check at Home  forms for those that want to participate in this voluntary program from home. For more information about Passport Club and different levels, visit our  Passport Club page .   Participate in CultureGram If your child wants to participate in Special Itinerary for Passport, Culture Grams is a kid-friendly geography research website they can access. CultureGrams Online Database: Subscriber Area Only https://online.culturegrams.com/ Please email  [email protected]  for access. ... read full article
Passport Club Check In | DUE Feb 26thSmriti Rao1/29/20212/26/2021
Passport Club Check In | DUE Feb 26th
Passport Check Day | 2nd - 5th graders   Friday, February 26th Special Itinerary for February is  LIBYA *Due to remote learning, the Passport Check team will be accepting monthly  Check at Home  forms for those that want to participate in this voluntary program from home. For more information about Passport Club and different levels, visit our  Passport Club page .   Participate in CultureGram If your child wants to participate in Special Itinerary for Passport, Culture Grams is a kid-friendly geography research website they can access. CultureGrams Online Database: Subscriber Area Only https://online.culturegrams.com/ Please email  [email protected]  for access. ... read full article
Culinary Geography Cooking ClassRonit Droker1/21/20212/23/2021
Culinary Geography Cooking Class
                            Save the Date! Monday, February 22, 2021 5:00PM   Popcorn: Play, party and cook  is so excited to invite you to our Culinary Geography Class with experienced chef (My Cafe Gourmand) and teacher of French Natali Delepine. During this class we will tell you a bit about France and it's wonderful traditions, learn some French and cook Galette Des Rois using Natali's very own recipe.   Please find the list of ingredients and tools we are going to use along with the recipe below.   French ... read full article
Grow Your Mind: Meet the Scientist! Alyssa Sargent, Learn about Hummingbirds! Ronit Droker1/8/20211/16/2021
Grow Your Mind: Meet the Scientist! Alyssa Sargent, Learn about Hummingbirds!
Save the Date! Tuesday, January 19th 4:30-5:30pm   Our PTA Events team has been hard at work partnering with several volunteer scientists, educators, and Puesta families to "Grow Your Mind" and bring some fun and educational content for our Puesta del Sol families virtually to the comfort of your home.  We kick off 2021 with meeting a scientist and learning about hummingbirds including where they live, what they eat and all that energy that they have!   This event will be a livestream with an opportunity for kids  to Q & A with our scientist.     Livestream information to follow, so stay tuned! ... read full article
Ceramic Paint Night | Feb. 5th- Order Your Art Kit Now!Ronit Droker1/8/20212/5/2021
Ceramic Paint Night | Feb. 5th- Order Your Art Kit Now!
Our friends from   Creatively Yours   will be hosting another virtual event for a fun creative family night to paint pottery — only for Puesta del Sol!   Do you love outer space and painting?   Then come learn how to paint with the galaxy technique on a mug or plate!   Save the Date: Friday, February 5th   at   5:30 p.m.     There will be a LIVE Zoom instruction from the owner of Creatively Yours. Please check your email for Zoom access information.  ************************* Visit the   Ceramic Paint Night   page!  Learn more about this fun ... read full article
Bedtime Stories with Sra. Brody | Oct. 29thRonit Droker10/23/202010/29/2020
Bedtime Stories with Sra. Brody | Oct. 29th
Bedtime Stories with Sra. Brody - Hosted by Puesta del Sol PTA    We invite you to join us on Thursday, October 29th @ 7:30pm for our first  "Bedtime Stories" with our Puesta del Sol Elementary Librarian Sra. Stacey Brody!  All Puesta del Sol families are welcome, you do not need to be a PTA member to participate. We will feature  two  stories that are great for all ages.   Zoom Login Zoom Meeting ID: 996 1158 5328 Click Here   to watch "Bedtime Stories" Passcode:  puesta Membership Giveaway Announcement! We will be announcing the winner of our first PTA Membership Giveaway, ... read full article
Unity Day!Ronit Droker10/19/202010/23/2020
Unity Day!
Join us to support national Unity Day Wednesday, October 21st & Friday, October 23rd Wear ORANGE all day! ... read full article
PTA Coffee with the PrincipalRonit Droker9/29/20209/30/2020
PTA Coffee with the Principal
Join us for "Coffee with the Principal" virtually!  Get to know Sr. Shearer and ask your questions. Date: Wednesday, September 30th Time: 6:30PM Join us for our first PTA Principal Coffee, conducted via MS Teams. We wish to hear from you on how the school is going thus far, what is working well with the temporary remote learning model, and what questions or needs you have moving forward. The Principal Coffee will be held as a regular Teams meeting allowing attendees to engage, ask questions and offer feedback. Use the following link to join: Click here to join!   ... read full article
Support your PTARonit Droker9/25/202011/1/2020
Support your PTA
Join us for an Online Scholastic Book Fair Oct 19 th -Nov 1 st Click Here to find out more about our Online fair! *All proceeds return to our school’s library and PTA. *Use our Virtual Fair link to order so the school receives credit.  Click Here   Questions? Contact:   [email protected] ... read full article
Chalk the WalkRonit Droker9/14/20209/27/2020
Chalk the Walk
—THANKS FOR COMING— Did you attend "Chalk the Walk"?? Don't forget to share with us your amazing drawings and fun time on our  Facebook Page. Please share photos for our yearbook and use  # puestadelsolchalkthewalk Thank you to Carmel, our PTA Events Director, for a great event!   ... read full article
May EventsRonit Droker4/8/20214/22/2021
May Events
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Grow Your Mind: Meet the Scientist! Paleontologist | April 6thRonit Droker3/25/20214/6/2021
Grow Your Mind: Meet the Scientist! Paleontologist | April 6th
Puesta del  Sol  PTA welcomes  Luke Weaver  to our  Grow Your Mind Speaker series. We are excited to learn about paleontology! Date: Tuesday, April 6th Time: 4:30-5:30pm   Watch LIVE on our YouTube Channel!   Click Here   to visit our event page and access our  YouTube Channel to watch the presentation ... read full article
Capoeira for Kids! Intro class | April 7thRonit Droker3/22/20214/7/2021
Capoeira for Kids! Intro class | April 7th
Mark your calendar! Join us for intro to  C a p o e i r a  for kids! The virtual class will be taught by our amazing instructor-Puesta del Sol Alum, Julie (Droker) Reiss! Date: Wednesday, April 7th There are two options based on grade level Kindergarten-2nd | 4:00-4:30pm 3rd-5th | 4:45-5:15pm 15 spots in each class   Sign up is now closed   *Sign up required to join the virtual class.  Contact  [email protected]  if you'd like to join today.   What is Capoeira? Part dance, part martial art, capoeira is integral to the culture of Brazil and has been ... read full article
Dining for Dinero @ Tapatio | March 22ndRonit Droker2/25/20213/21/2021
Dining for Dinero @ Tapatio | March 22nd
Save the Date! Dining for Dinero at Tapatio Mexican Grill Monday, March 22nd  11:00am - 10:00pm   6920 Coal Creek Parkway Southeast   Newcastle, WA 98059 (425) 747-0477   Tapatio  in Newcastle will donating a percentage of sales all day.   Please mention Puesta del Sol.       ... read full article
Grow Your Mind: Meet the Scientist! Yellowstone WolvesRonit Droker1/21/20211/26/2021
Grow Your Mind: Meet the Scientist! Yellowstone Wolves
Save the Date! Thursday, February 4th 4:30-5:30pm   Our PTA Events team has been hard at work partnering with several volunteer scientists, educators, and Puesta families to "Grow Your Mind" and bring some fun and educational content for our Puesta del Sol families virtually to the comfort of your home.    Join us for our second event learning about Yellowstone Wolves and meet our expert scientist Kira Cassidy!   This event will be a livestream with an opportunity for kids to Q & A with our scientist.     Click Here   to visit our event page and access our Youtube Channel ... read full article
Virtual Ceramic Paint Night! | Friday, Nov. 13thRonit Droker10/23/202011/13/2020
Virtual Ceramic Paint Night! | Friday, Nov. 13th
  *Thank you for your orders!  More information about the event will be sent out soon. Our friends from Creatively Yours will be hosting this virtual event  from their store for a fun creative family night to paint pottery-only for Puesta del Sol! The event takes place on Friday, Nov. 13th at   5:00 p.m.  LIVE on Facebook and  Zoom for instructions. Zoom link will be sent from the PTA. Visit the  Ceramic Paint Night  page for more information  & to place your order! Questions? Contact:  [email protected] ... read full article
Dining for DineroRonit Droker10/23/202011/19/2020
Dining for Dinero
Join us for a night of take out and help support the PTA! with La Chingona Taqueria- Food Truck La Chingona Taqueria  will be donating 20% of the entire day's sales Address:  29 148th Ave SE Bellevue WA 98007   (same location as ceramic drop-off from Ceramic Paint Night) Hours: 10:00am—8:00pm Call (425) 442-5350 to order ahead- Don't forget to mention Puesta del Sol. *Please make sure to comply with Covid-19 social distancing guidelines.   ... read full article
Room Parent Info Meeting! Room Parents NeededRonit Droker10/8/202010/14/2020
Room Parent Info Meeting! Room Parents Needed
Wednesday, October 14th at 6:00pm via Zoom Please join our  Room Parent Info "Zoom" Meeting. W e are looking for (virtual) Room Parents to support all of our Puesta del Sol teachers and classes - both  Temporary Remote/Hybrid and Virtual Learning .   Please email  [email protected] puestadelsolpta.org  for  Zoom  login details. ... read full article
Room Parent Kick-Off Zoom MeetingSmriti Rao9/9/20209/22/2020
Room Parent Kick-Off Zoom Meeting
Tuesday, September 22nd at 6:00pm via Zoom Please join our  Room Parent Kick-Off Zoom Meeting. W e are looking for (virtual) Room Parents to support all of our Puesta del Sol teachers and classes - both  Temporary Remote/Hybrid and Virtual Learning .   Please email  [email protected] puestadelsolpta.org  for Zoom login details. ... read full article
Device Pick UpRonit Droker8/27/20208/27/2020
Device Pick Up
Device Pick Up Stay connected and get prepared for school! Sign up to select a day and time to pick up your laptop or iPad (30 minute window) Thursday, August 27th & Friday, August 28th (12:00pm-7:00PM) Sign up Here *Grades K-1 iPad & Grades 2-5 Laptop All student are eligible to receive a laptop or iPad based on their grade level Watch this YouTube video to learn about the pick-up process Pick up process More Information Here ... read full article
2020-2021 Puesta del Sol PTA BoardAnne Wilson1/30/20208/19/2020
2020-2021 Puesta del Sol PTA Board
  The Puesta del Sol PTA is pleased to announce the 2020-2021 Board of Directors Co-Presidents: Andrew Schnickel & Adam Droker Payables Treasurer: Jingjing Miller Deposits Treasurer: Michele Snydsman Secretary:  Hailey Moilanen Director of Communications:  Ronit Droker VP of Membership:  Carmel Sasaki Director of Fundraising:  Jim Leguizamon Co-Directors of Educational Enhancement:  Amy Miller and Gjanje Mathus Director of School Relations:  Stephanie Parkins Director of Special Events:  Carmel Sasaki   ... read full article
Complete First Day Forms!Puesta del Sol PTA8/29/20179/29/2017
Complete First Day Forms!
The beginning of the school year means it's time for First Day Forms! These forms will get you started with the Parent Teacher Association (PTA) for the school year: sign up to become a member of the PTA community at Puesta del Sol! You will also get the chance to update your child's information in the online directory, pre-order yearbooks and sign up for volunteer positions. We're looking forward to another great year, and First Day Forms are the first step! COMPLETE FIRST DAY FORMS NOW ! The last day to complete First Day Forms is Friday, September 29 . ... read full article
Bedtime Stories with Sra. Brody | April 8thRonit Droker3/25/20214/8/2021
Bedtime Stories with Sra. Brody | April 8th
Save the Dates! We invite you to join us again on Thursday, April 8th for more "Bedtime Stories" with our Puesta del Sol Elementary Librarian Sra. Stacey Brody!    Our next bedtime stories will be at 7:00PM on: Thursday, April 8 Thursday, May 13 Thursday, June 10   All Puesta del Sol families are welcome,  you do not need to be a PTA member to participate.   We will feature stories that are great for all ages.   Watch LIVE on our PTA's YouTube Channel! CLICK HERE   to access April 8th Bedtime Stories Links to future Bedtime Stories will be posted at:  www.puestadelsolpta.org ... read full article
Grow Your Mind: Meet the Scientist! Aaron Wirsing- Learn about Predators & Their Communities Ronit Droker2/25/20213/6/2021
Grow Your Mind: Meet the Scientist! Aaron Wirsing- Learn about Predators & Their Communities
Save the Date! Tuesday, March 9th 4:30-5:30pm   We are excited to learn from Dr. Wirsing how he uses a combination of fieldwork and modeling techniques, and working in both terrestrial and aquatic systems, to look at the ways that top predators, such as grey wolves and tiger sharks, can shape their communities and ecosystems through their presence alone. He will be discussing animals he has researched all over the world, including some, here in Washington.    YouTube Live Link    Click Here   to visit our event page and access our Youtube Channel to watch the presentation.      ... read full article
Coffee with the Principal | Feb. 24th | SPANISH & ENGLISH Ronit Droker2/11/20212/24/2021
Coffee with the Principal | Feb. 24th | SPANISH & ENGLISH
Please join us for the upcoming PTA Coffee with the Principal on  Wednesday, February 24th via Teams. Puesta del Sol is hosting TWO options- in Spanish & English   You can choose to participate in one or both events. In these meeting we will share the most up-to-date information from our school and continue our conversations from past meetings. Thank you for your collaboration and commitment! Cafecito del Sol: Event  IN SPANISH 6:00PM-7:00PM Teams Link:  Click here to join the meeting An invitation was sent to your student’s Teams calendar PTA Principal Coffee : Event  IN ENGLISH 7:00PM-8:00PM Teams Link:  Click here to join the meeting An invitation was sent to ... read full article
Bedtime Stories with Sra. Brody | Dec. 16thRonit Droker11/30/202012/14/2020
Bedtime Stories with Sra. Brody | Dec. 16th
SAVE THE DATE! Bedtime Stories with Sra. Brody - Hosted by Puesta del Sol PTA   We invite you to join us again on Wednesday , December 16th from 7:00-7:45pm  for  "Bedtime Stories"  with our Puesta del Sol Elementary Librarian Sra. Stacey Brody!  All Puesta del Sol families are welcome, you do not need to be a PTA member to participate. We will feature stories that are great for all ages. To attend, you will need to access Teams on your student's device and click on the link below or find the calendar invite on your student's school iPad or laptop. The link ... read full article
Bedtime Stories with Sra. Brody | Nov. 24thRonit Droker11/16/202011/24/2020
Bedtime Stories with Sra. Brody | Nov. 24th
SAVE THE DATE! Bedtime Stories with Sra. Brody - Hosted by Puesta del Sol PTA    We invite you to join us again on  Tuesday, November 24th @ 7:00pm  for  "Bedtime Stories"  with our Puesta del Sol Elementary Librarian Sra. Stacey Brody!  All Puesta del Sol families are welcome, you do not need to be a PTA member to participate. We will feature stories that are great for all ages. To attend, you will need to access Teams on your student's device and click on the link below or find the calendar invite on your student's school iPad or laptop. Microsoft Teams meeting ... read full article
Passport Club is Back!Ronit Droker9/15/20209/30/2020
Passport Club is Back!
Next Passport Check Day | 2nd - 5th graders Wednesday, September 30th Special Itinerary for September is  South America *Due to remote learning, the Passport Check team will be accepting monthly  Check at Home  forms for those that want to participate in this voluntary program from home. For more information about Passport Club and different levels, visit our Passport Club page .   ... read full article
Bellevue School District InformationRonit Droker8/20/20209/4/2020
Bellevue School District Information
  Stay up to date with Bellevue School District Information. Here are some helpful links: Fall Planning Information Page COVID-19 Information local & state ... read full article
Ceramic Paint Night | May 21st- Order Your Art Kit Now!Ronit Droker4/9/20214/22/2021
Ceramic Paint Night | May 21st- Order Your Art Kit Now!
Our friends from  Creatively Yours  will be hosting another virtual event for a fun, creative family night to paint pottery -  only for Puesta del Sol!   We will be painting under-the-sea-themed dishes  and planters!   Date: Friday, May 21st Time: 5:30 p.m.   There will be a LIVE Zoom instruction from the owner of Creatively Yours.   ************************* Visit the  Ceramic Paint Night  page!  Learn more about this fun event & place your order today.   The deadline for ordering art kits is  Sunday, May 9th     Questions? Email  [email protected]   ... read full article
Bedtime Stories with Sra. Brody | May 13thRonit Droker4/8/20215/13/2021
Bedtime Stories with Sra. Brody | May 13th
  Save the Dates! We invite you to join us again on Thursday, May 13th for more "Bedtime Stories" with our Puesta del Sol Elementary Librarian Sra. Stacey Brody!    Our next bedtime stories will be at 7:00PM on: Thursday, May 13 Thursday, June 10   All Puesta del Sol families are welcome,  you do not need to be a PTA member to participate.   We will feature stories that are great for all ages.   Watch LIVE on our PTA's YouTube Channel!   Questions? [email protected] ... read full article
Fundraising EventsRonit Droker2/25/20217/1/2021
Fundraising Events
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PTA Event SurveyRonit Droker12/4/20201/2/2021
PTA Event Survey
Looking for all kinds of skills & talents!   Puesta del Sol PTA would love your help with presenting fun events online for our kids!       We will be using this survey to collect information from volunteers who would be willing to present to kids at Puesta del Sol.   We are looking for a huge range of talents and ideas to help bring our students together. We are open to a whole range of ideas. Yoga? Kazoo lessons? Folding paper airplanes? Story time? Dancing? STEM projects?   Please take a few minutes to fill out this short survey ... read full article
Passport Club Check In | DUE Dec. 18thSmriti Rao12/2/202012/18/2020
Passport Club Check In | DUE Dec. 18th
DUE TODAY Passport Check Day | 2nd - 5th graders   Friday, December 18th Special Itinerary for December is  JAPAN *Due to remote learning, the Passport Check team will be accepting monthly  Check at Home  forms for those that want to participate in this voluntary program from home. For more information about Passport Club and different levels, visit our  Passport Club page .   Participate in CultureGram If your child wants to participate in Special Itinerary for Passport, Culture Grams is a kid-friendly geography research website they can access. CultureGrams Online Database: Subscriber Area Only https://online.culturegrams.com/ Please email  [email protected] for access.   ... read full article
Coffee with the PrincipalRonit Droker11/19/202012/2/2020
Coffee with the Principal
Please join us for the upcoming PTA Principal Coffee with Sr. Shearer!    Date:  Wednesday, December 2nd Time:  6:30-7:30 PM via Teams   Along with sharing updates and providing time for questions and answers, Sr. Shearer will be asking you to share your perspectives and how you define our 3 key family priorities: that families feel (1) informed, (2) supported, and (3) empowered.    We recognize that each of these may have different definitions for individuals. The goal is to gather your feedback, and identify themes and threads so that the Building Leadership Team can best organize next steps in ... read full article
Coffee with the PrincipalRonit Droker10/12/202010/21/2020
Coffee with the Principal
Join us for "Coffee with the Principal" virtually!  Get to know Sr. Shearer and ask your questions. Date: Wednesday, October 21st Time: 6:30PM Join us for our second PTA Principal Coffee, conducted via MS Teams. We wish to hear from you on how the school is going thus far, what is working well with the temporary remote learning model, and what questions or needs you have moving forward. The Principal Coffee will be held as a regular Teams meeting allowing attendees to engage, ask questions and offer feedback. Use the following link to join: Click here to join! ... read full article
October Passport Check Day- Join the Passport Club!Ronit Droker10/7/202010/31/2020
October Passport Check Day- Join the Passport Club!
Next Passport Check Day | 2nd - 5th graders Friday, October 30th Special Itinerary for October is the  United States of America *Due to remote learning, the Passport Check team will be accepting monthly  Check at Home  forms for those that want to participate in this voluntary program from home. For more information about Passport Club and different levels, visit our  Passport Club page . Questions, Contact:  [email protected]     ... read full article
Puesta del Sol: AsambleaRonit Droker9/14/202010/9/2020
Puesta del Sol: Asamblea
WATCH NOW! Wednesday, October 7th Today we will have a virtual assembly celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month, Identity and Our Beloved Family of Sunset. To reduce the incidence of technical problems, we have pre-recorded this assembly. This means that there is no “meeting” that the students will attend. In their calendars in Teams, students need to open the invitation and click on the link they will find in the text:  Pulse AQUÍ/ Click HERE .   Please note that the link will only work if you are logged into your BSD account. NEXT WEEK --> Wednesday, October 14th There will be ... read full article
Subscribe to the El Sol NewsletterRonit Droker8/20/202012/3/2020
Subscribe to the El Sol Newsletter
____________________________________ Subscribe Here   to receive the El Sol Newsletter!  Find out about the latest news twice a month.  For more information & past newsletters Click here _____________________________________ ... read full article
PTA Spiritwear Shop is OPEN!Ronit Droker12/9/20207/1/2021
PTA Spiritwear Shop is OPEN!
Shop our online store and show your school spirit! Buy your own Puesta del Sol mask today and support our PTA!       Questions? Contact  [email protected] ... read full article
Asamblea del Día de los Veteranos/ Veterans Day AssemblyRonit Droker11/2/202011/4/2020
Asamblea del Día de los Veteranos/ Veterans Day Assembly
—Wednesday, November 4th—  Time: 9:05AM Link: You will f ind a link in the Teams calendar or Outlook inbox to access the Pre-recorded video.  Join Puesta del Sol in honoring our Veterans! Thank you to all the veterans that served! We honor your courage and bravery. ... read full article
Bienvenidos New FamiliesRonit Droker9/15/202010/1/2020
Bienvenidos New Families
  ¡Bienvenidos! Welcome  Incoming Families! We are so glad that you are here with us at Puesta del Sol! We understand that things can feel overwhelming when starting a new school, especially in this crazy year, so we created a page of helpful tips to get started: New To School  &  Kindergarten Blog ... read full article
Like the PTA on FacebookPTA Communications7/1/20187/1/2026
Like the PTA on Facebook
Like our Puesta del Sol PTA page on Facebook. ... read full article
Parent-Organized Facebook GroupsCommunication Team6/25/20186/30/2021
Parent-Organized Facebook Groups
  Puesta del Sol Elementary- All Grade Parent Discussion Puesta del Sol School Garden Puesta del Sol Class of 2033 (Kindergarten) Puesta del Sol Class of 2032 (1st grade) Puesta del Sol Class of 2031 (2nd grade) Puesta del Sol Class of 2030 (3rd grade) Puesta del Sol Class of 2029 (4th grade) Puesta del Sol Class of 2028 (5th grade) * Please note: Individual Facebook groups for each class are parent-organized and are not PTA-sponsored. ... read full article
Awards & Who We RecognizeRonit Droker11/13/20207/1/2021
Awards & Who We Recognize
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Puesta del Sol: Asamblea AssignmentRonit Droker10/13/202010/26/2020
Puesta del Sol: Asamblea Assignment
Assemblea from Wednesday, October 21st Click here for the link. You must be signed into Teams to access the link. ¡Mil gracias! ... read full article