Ardmore Elementary School PTSA
Newletter - 2018 - September

September 27, 2018

The 8th Annual Ardmore Olympics was a SUCCESS! Thank you from the PTSA to all the Ardmore students, friends, and family for participating, and thank you to our volunteers and staff for helping us make it a wonderful event. We couldn't have done it without you!

We still need your help to reach our $20,000 fundraising goal. Thank you for continuing to donate through September 30th. You can donate by returning donations in the provided envelopes, or by clicking the link below to pay online by credit card.

Upcoming Events

  • Oct 2 - PTSA Board Meeting Ardmore Library, 6:00pm
  • Oct 3 - Coffee with the Principal Ardmore Music Room, 8:15-9:00am. RSVP to Ligia Calvo 425-456-4703 or calvol@bsd405.org
  • Oct 5 - PTSA General Meeting Ardmore Gym, 6:00-6:20pm. PTSA members can vote on the budget for this year!
  • Oct. 5 - Movie Night Ardmore Gym right after General meeting
  • Oct. 10 - Walk to School Day Ardmore park, 7:30am
  • Oct. 18 - Fall Picture Day Ardmore. Elementary
  • Oct 26 - Pumpkin Carving Party Ardmore Gym, 6:00pm

Volunteers Needed

  • Vision Screening Volunteers (3-4) are needed to help the school nurse, Ms. Reid, on October 9th at 8:30-10:30am
  • PTSA Volunteer Coordinator needed to help the board address volunteer needs for different events.
  • PTSA Director of Fundraising needed to plan and coordinate fundraising activities to meet our budget.
  • Walk to School Day volunteers needed October 10th at 7:30-8:05am 
​​All volunteers please contact ardmore1ptsa@gmail.com

Other Events and Notices

​Bellevue Schools Foundation Spark!
Join the Bellevue Schools Foundation on October 19th for an intimate festival of lights, inspired by the Indian celebration Diwali. Your participation will help raise funds to support students in every one of Bellevue’s 29 public schools through the Bellevue Schools Foundation's Arts, Enrichment & Innovation grants. The evening will include heavy appetizers catered by Saffron Grill, drinks, entertainment and a silent and live auction. For more information http://www.bellevueschoolsfoundation.org/events/spark/

Sammamish High School Drill Team Dance Workshop
Sammamish High School Drill Team is hosting a dance workshop for students in 1st-8th grade on Saturday, October 13th from 8:30am-Noon. The dance they learn will be performed at the varsity football game on Friday, October 19th during the evening half time showcase. Please pack a snack and water bottle. Child will gain free admission to the game, all others must pay for a ticket. Cost of workshop: $10 (Scholarships available).
Contact Mimi Stricker strickerm@bsd405.org