February Passport Check

February Passport Check Day will be BEFORE break on Wednesday, February 15th. Start studying now to be ready! The Special Itinerary for this month is COLUMBIA. As always, we need lots of VOLUNTEERS to make this program happen. 


Save the Date - Ribbon Cutting and Community Open House

Save the Date! A ribbon cutting and community Open House for our new school will be happening on Wednesday, February 15, 3-5pm. More details from school to follow.


Black History Month

Black history, culture, and stories are essential every month of the year, and especially in the month of February as we celebrate Black History Month. At school, themes of African-American and Black history will be integrated into the curriculum throughout the month. We encourage you to extend the learning at home! Below are opportunities to engage in local events and education:

  • Black Voices Book Fair (In person and Online)
  • Documentary by local Seattle attorney and activist, Jeffery Robinson, “Who We Are: A Chronicle of Racism in America” (available on Netflix, appropriate for adults)
  • February 4th Movie Night (The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks) at the Northwest African-American Museum
  • Visit the newly re-opened Northwest African-American Museum
  • February 7th King County Library Black History Month Kahoot Trivia

Mariners Night

Mariners Night with Puesta del Sol PTA

Mariners vs. Astros

Saturday, May 6th, 2023 at 6:40pm at T-Mobile Park

We have sections reserved for our group. Order early to make sure you get a seat! 

$25 per ticket for main level seats.

Deadline to order is April 5, 2023

Questions? Contact Aly at [email protected]

*Please note: Tickets will be emailed to the email address associated with your PTA account approximately a week prior to the game.    
*It is our PTA mission to support every child, financial assistance is available for this activity. If interested, please contact [email protected].


Host Families Needed for 2023-24 School Year

The Amity Program offers interns a unique cultural and teaching experience at Puesta. We have four amazing interns this year who are serving in various classrooms.

We are looking for host families for the 2023-2024 school year. Hosting can be 3-6-9 month experience. If you are interested in learning about the program or hosting or connecting to a current host family, please contact [email protected]

Link to Host Family 2023-2024 Application


Free $$$ For Our PTA!

If you are shopping at Amazon.com, remember to sign up for AmazonSmile and designate Puesta del Sol Elementary/Sunset Elementary PTA Bellevue Council 2 3 95. It costs you nothing and gets money donated to our PTA with each purchase!
Sign up at https://smile.amazon.com.


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Help Out for Staff Potluck

Puesta del Sol PTA Staff Appreciation is hosting our next staff appreciation event on Thursday, February 16, and we want to make it a warm and yummy one with a potluck!

We're looking for volunteers to bring soups, salads, desserts and more for our teachers and staff--as well as those to serve on the day of.


Bellevue Schools Foundation's Spring for Schools

Join us for an evening of food, drinks, music, and a showcase of BSF donor funded programs. The funding raised at Spring for Schools 2023 will determine how much support the BSF can provide for critical programming at all 30 schools in Bellevue School District. The event will host business professionals, community leaders, and philanthropic donors who are committed to making sure that all 18,000+ students in Bellevue’s public schools have access to innovative programs and enrichment opportunities that will help them thrive in an increasingly competitive global market.

*Translations available on the registration page

Click here to find out how BSF directly supports Puesta del Sol Elementary.

Questions? Email [email protected]


Night Out with the Seattle Storm!

Save the Date for a Seattle Storm game with Puesta del Sol PTA!

Friday, 6/9/23 at 7pm against the Washington Mystics at Climate Pledge Arena.

Cost is $30 per ticket.

Deadline to order is 5/15/23 but order early to guarantee your seats! (We will place the order as soon as we reach 50 tickets, and then in groups of 10-20 after that until the deadline or there is no more ticket inventory at this price.)

If you would like to sit with another family, please place one order for the entire group. (No refunds). Tickets will be emailed to the email address associated with your PTA membership.

 

 

Questions? Contact Aly at [email protected]

*It is our PTA mission to support every child, financial assistance is available for this activity. If interested, please contact [email protected].


Follow us on Facebook / Parent Groups
 

facebook.com/Puestadelsolpta

Join Facebook Parent Groups (not PTA-sponsored):

Puesta del Sol Elementary- All Grade Parent Discussion

Puesta del Sol School Garden

Puesta del Sol Class of 2035 (Kindergarten)

Puesta del Sol Class of 2034 (1st Grade)

Puesta del Sol Class of 2033 (2nd grade)

Puesta del Sol Class of 2032 (3rd grade)

Puesta del Sol Class of 2031 (4th grade)

Puesta del Sol Class of 2030 (5th grade)

Puesta del Sol Class of 2029 (Graduated)

ISA - Tillicum, Sammamish + Newport

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


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6:00p Passport Check
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