Funding for District School Buildings and Education ProgramsSusan Baird-Joshi2/4/20212/18/2021
Funding for District School Buildings and Education Programs
By Susan Baird-Joshi, JHS PTSA Advocacy Chair, You probably received Lake Washington School District's "Building on Success" four-page color flier in the mail about school building projects in the district. The cover page featured Juanita High School! The LWSD Facility Advisory Committee will present its findings about aging school buildings, student education needs and population growth to the School Board in 2021. Kamiakin Middle School opened in 1975 and was included in the Feb. 13, 2018 bond measure that failed. Future bonds are planned for 2022 and 2026.   Are you interested in keeping the JHS community up-to-date on ... read full article
Hopelink three-city, four-hour food drive set for October 31Michael Sigl10/28/202011/1/2020
Hopelink three-city, four-hour food drive set for October 31
Hopelink will hold a three-city, four-hour drive-through food drive at three Hopelink centers on Saturday, October 31. From 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on that day only, community members are invited to drive through and drop off the following items: Tuna Mac and cheese Peanut butter Chili/stew Canned fruit Instant oatmeal/cereal For health and safety reasons, food donations will be accepted ONLY at these locations between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Saturday, October 31: Hopelink Kirkland (11011 120th Ave NE, Kirkland) Hopelink Redmond (8990 154th Avenue Northeast, Redmond) Hopelink Shoreline (17837 Aurora Avenue N., Shoreline) ... read full article
Membership Chair Position Open:Michael Sigl10/21/202010/21/2020
Membership Chair Position Open:
The PTSA leadership team is looking fill the open committee position of Membership Chair.  This is a Board of Directors position with the following responsibilities:      Check PTSA lock box at main office either weekly (September – December) or bi-monthly (January – June); Process applications by entering data into JHS PTSA website and upload to MemberPlanet; Prepare deposit summary (using MS Excel or equivalent);  Deliver deposit summary and checks to Treasurer or back to PTSA lock box (whichever is easier); Become an active member of the leadership team and participate in Board Meetings.   If you are interested or have questions, please contact ... read full article
A Message from Kristen Dorwin, PTSA PresidentKristen Dorwin9/16/20209/30/2020
A Message from Kristen Dorwin, PTSA President
A Message from Kristen Dorwin, PTSA President Welcome to the 2020-2021 school year! Much like our students, the JHS PTSA is working to adapt to conducting our work in a remote environment. We appreciate your patience as we continue to pivot how we operate. The JHS PTSA continues to prioritize our mission of supporting students and families and being a resource for our community. All parents/guardians are invited to join the PTSA . Our first PTSA General Meeting is on Wednesday, September 23rd from 7-9 pm via GotoMeeting . Dial-in option: +1 (872) 240-3212, Access Code: 160-470-701. As your new ... read full article
Donations.....Pam McBain7/14/20208/31/2020
It has come to our attention that e-mails have gone out with a request for donations.   JHS PTSA will never ask for donations via a GO FUND ME page request.  Donations and Items requested are typically required to be tracked through PTSA donations, through JHS or InvestEd.   Please be aware of where your donations are going and make sure they are indeed valid. Stay safe and have a great summer! ... read full article