The Big Give 2021



We are overwhelmed by the generosity and support from our community. Your gifts and donations to the PTA support the Puesta del Sol programs that our students value. Thank you to everyone for their support of the BIG GIVE 2021!

BIG GIVE 2021 Total: $46,987.27
Online one-time donations: $27,990
Online recurring donations: $870
Payroll deductions: $2,830
Cash: $857.27
Checks: $6,950
Corporate matching: $7,490
# of companies providing matches: 8
# of pledge forms returned: 294
# of classes with responses: 22 (all of them!)
Most responsive class: To be announced by Principal Shearer!


December Passport Check Day

Next Passport Check Day is Tuesday, December 14th. This is a short month, so start studying now!

Click here to volunteer!

Special Itinerary for this month is Honduras 


Learn more at our Passport Club page.


Bedtime Stories with Sra. Brody

Join us for Bedtime Stories with Sra. Brody,

Tuesday December 14th at 6pm (our last one for 2021!)

We’ll start a new session of stories in January 2022!


BSD Nurse News - November 3, 2021








The Pfizer COVID vaccine has been authorized for ages 5-11. Read more:

BSD Nurse News - November 3, 2021

PTA Newsletter / El Sol

Click here to read current or past issues of El Sol

Support the Puesta del Sol PTA - Donate Today!

Support the PTA: Donate Today

Follow us on Facebook / Parent Groups

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 2034 (Kindergarten)

Puesta del Sol Class of 2033 (1st Grade)

Puesta del Sol Class of 2032 (2nd grade)

Puesta del Sol Class of 2031 (3rd grade)

Puesta del Sol Class of 2030 (4th grade)

Puesta del Sol Class of 2029 (5th grade)

Puesta del Sol Class of 2028 (Graduated)

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

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Downtown Ice Rink Fundraiser

The Bellevue Downtown Association is thrilled to provide a fundraising opportunity for Puesta del Sol PTA at the 2021-2022 Bellevue Downtown Ice Rink. The ice rink is a temporary structure at the Downtown Park in Bellevue (south of Bellevue Square).

Featuring the region’s largest covered open-air ice (real frozen water) skating experience, admission/reservations can now be made on-line. $3 from every paying visitor from your school goes to the PTA Just notify rink staff upon arrival the school you are affiliated with.

Ice skating is open Friday, November 19 to Sunday, January 9 and is a part of the Bellevue Season of Cheer. Families can make it a night of holiday fun with a visit to Snowflake Lane and stroll through Garden d’Lights at the Bellevue Botanical Garden.

Kindergarten Information Night

Puesta del Sol Announcement: Please join us on Thursday, December 9th at 6:30 for our virtual Kindergarten Information Night. A meeting link will be available closer to the event.

Choice School Entry Level Lottery Applications for incoming K (current P-4) and incoming 6th grade (current 5th grade) students for the 2022-23 school year will be accepted beginning Monday December 6, 2021. The application period will close Friday January 7, 2022, at 4:30 pm. Visit the Apply to Choice Schools and Programs page for more information.

Meet our new Amity Intern
  Paula Jimenez

Hi everybody! I’m Paula. I am 26 years old. I was born in Fontellas, a little village in the North of Spain. I’m an adventurous person so I love discovering new things to do. In my free time I go to the cinema, do hiking, go to the gym, read a book and so on.

I studied primary and kindergarten education degree and nowadays, I continue with a master. Also, I love cooking different cultural dishes overall Mexican and Italian food. Moreover, I love travelling and I’ve visited some European countries like Italian, Luxemburg, Croatia and so on. I am enchanted to participate as Amity and I’m too thankful at Puesta School and my host families.

Gracias a todos y nos vemos por la escuela!

Hola Amadas Familias de Puesta del Sol

Volunteer with the Puesta del Sol PTA

Volunteer with the Puesta del Sol PTA

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Nov 28
Dec 1
November Passport Check Day
November Passport Check Day

Tuesday, November 30

El Sol Newsletter arrives
El Sol Newsletter arrives

Friday, December 3
6:00p Kindergarten Information Night
Kindergarten Information Night

Thursday, December 9
6:00p - 7:30p
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