Clothing Drive at Denali Federal Credit Union

Clothing Drive at Denali Federal Credit Union

Please support the Denali Federal Credit Union’s Clothing Drive! 100% of donations will be given to the Kent Area Council PTSA Clothing Bank WHEN: November 1 – January 31 WHAT’S NEEDED: NEW or GENTLY USED clothes and NEW (in the package) socks, tennis shoes, and underwear (not white underwear) for students ages K-12. WHERE: (Drop off locations in Kent) • Denali Federal Credit Union: 19802 62nd Ave S., Ste. 101 • IBEW 46: 19802 62nd Ave S., Ste. 105, Kent…

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Save the Date!

Save the Date!

The 32nd Annual Presidents and Principals Luncheon is less than a month away! Enjoy a tasty lunch, some great speakers, and networking with local school and PTA leaders. Click on this post for more details!

Cinderella Project Homecoming

Cinderella Project Homecoming

Cinderella Project helped a record 133 students find something just right for them to wear to Homecoming 2016. This was definitely the effort of a village. There were many who donated dresses or suits, volunteered at a high school, or helped out behind the scenes. THANK YOU!

2016-2017 Reflections Program Information

2016-2017 Reflections Program Information

Greetings PTA leaders, Hopefully your PTA Reflections Program is well under way! If your school is anything like ours, you all have had fall assemblies to kick off your autumn programs including Reflections to get students excited about this year’s theme “What Is Your Story?”! Ideally, every school also has a Reflections Chair to run your awesome program as well, but if not, don’t despair! We’ll get you the info you need to get the entries where they need to…

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KAC Speed Candidating

KAC Speed Candidating

We had a great turnout for the candidate forum. Thanks to our candidates for sharing their perspectives with us, both in person and electronically. And a tremendous thank you to Janine Weber for organizing and facilitating the “speed candidating” sessions. Candidates representing the 11th, 33rd, and 47th Legislative Districts were present. In addition, we viewed videos submitted by two OSPI candidates.

Standards of Affiliation Contract

Standards of Affiliation Contract

The Standards of Affiliation (SOA) contract and process is updated for the 2016-17 PTA year. The SOA requirements are in sync with the WSPTA Uniform Bylaws, adopted April 2015. The SOA ensures that local PTAs and councils align with Washington State PTA’s ethics, policies, and principles; maintain good business practices; and comply with applicable federal and state laws. The SOA webpage includes the following (and more!): SOA contract (due on or before October 31, 2016) Frequently Asked Questions Suggested wording to add the SOA…

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