Elementary Weekly News | March 10

Please contact Mrs. de Langen at mdelangen@kingsschools.org if you have any questions.

Grandparents’ Day Pictures Attached

 King’s Auction
Friday, March 17, 2017
5:30pm – Lynnwood Convention Center 

Game Night
Wednesday, March 29, 2017
6:30 – 8:00pm
Elementary Gym 

Spring Break – March 31 through April 11
Friday, March 31 – Early Dismissal at 12:30pm
KKC Open Spring Break 6:45am – 6:00pm 

School Resumes
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 

Meals of Love Totals as of March 9: 16,162
School Faith Goal:  20,000 meals

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED – Meal Packaging Event – March 14
Time:  8:15am – 2:30pm  –  Gym
If you would like to help contact the office at 206-546-7258.
Lunch provided for volunteers!

Lost & Found
All lost and found will be out on tables in the south breezeway March 13-24.  Items left will be donated to charity before Spring Break, on Friday, March 24.

Become a Homestay Family for an International Student
Please join our international student coordinator Erica Largent to learn all about how YOU can become a homestay family for one of our international students! Learn about our vision for this new program and what hosting an international student means for your family: Tuesday, March 14 at 7:30 PM in the HS Library or Wednesday, March 15 at 8:30 AM in the Arbor Gazebo. Contact elargent@kingsschools.org for more info.

2017 International Friends Camp Opportunity!
Your student has the opportunity to spend time with the MeySen students at Miracle Ranch, Friday, March 31 through Sunday, April 2, 2017.  For more information and to register go to: https://cristacamps.com/attend-a-camp/friends-weekend/

CONGRATULATIONS – King’s Elementary Spelling Bee 2017 Winners!


1st Place – Sam Yi, Alternate – Elliot Miller

Regional Spelling Bee
The Regional Spelling Bee is on Sunday, March 19, 2017at 1:00pm.  The Seattle Channel will be taping and streaming the Regional Bee live. At http://www.seattlechannel.org/live.  You can also download the livestream app for Android or iPhone and search in that app for Seattle Channel to find the live feed at http://www.seattlechannel.org/misc-video?videoid=x53512.

CONGRATULATIONS – King’s Elementary Spelling Bee 2017 Participants!
Carissa Chaiseeha, Carter Cox, Clare Williams, Elliot Miller, Emi Gunning, Gage Smith, Grace Hansen, Halle Hagos, Jalen Dollar, Jimmy Denton, Jonathan Chu, Judah Siers, Kason Kirkpatrick, Maddie Kline, Maddox Boyce, Micah White, Niko Reimer, Sam Yi.

Ties & Tiaras
Little girls don’t stay little for very long. We realize the importance of establishing the bond between dads and daughters while they are still young. SPIRIT 105.3 is hosting its first annual Daddy Daughter Dance. Get dressed up and dance the night away – Saturday, April 8th from 6-9pm at the Northwest Church Ballroom in Lynnwood. Tickets available at http://www.spirit1053.com/EventManager/Events/Details.aspx?EventID=213791.

Business owners & marketing professionals… CRISTA Media is offering a FREE social media seminar that will help you navigate the world of social media. Space is limited. Don’t miss out! If 93% of buying decisions are influenced by social media, this is an opportunity you are not going to want to miss. RSVP today at  http://cristadigital.org/socialseminar/.

Re-enrollment for 2017-2018
Be sure to re-enroll ($225) to ensure priority student placement for next year.  Spaces are filling up.  We are currently interviewing new students for 2017-2018.

Financial Aid for 2017-2018
Go directly to online.factsmgt.com/aid to apply.  Further financial aid information is available in the documents section on ParentsWeb and at www.kingsschools.org.

Kindergarten Carpool
Please turn RIGHT ONLY when exiting the lot.  Do NOT turn left.  Thank you!

North Carpool
NO DOUBLE DROP-OFFS!  When the line stops ALL students in the car need to get OUT of the car immediately.  Please pull up, stop and let out all your students at the same time.

Box Tops for Education
Save your box tops and bring them to the Elementary Library or Office.

King’s Wear
You can access the sideline store to order King’s wear anytime at:  http://sideline.bsnsports.com/schools/washington/shoreline/kings-high-school.

Annual Magazine Renewal and New Subscription Event
If you would like to renew or subscribe to new magazines for the coming year, the online portal is available for your convenience. A portion of each order will go to our school and be used for curriculum enrichment at the elementary. Just go to the website for a list of selections. The website is available 365 days a year for your convenience! If you have any questions, please contact the school office and Mr. Kelly will provide assistance.

Office Communications:
When you are emailing the office, please be sure to email both Mrs. de Langen at mdelangen@kingsschools.org and Miss Soriano at ksoriano@kingsschools.org. Any change in student pick-up at the end of the day needs to go through the office. This is the only way to be sure your student gets the message. If you send an email to the teacher, he/she may not be available to respond due to teaching students. Please Call Mrs. de Langen or Miss Soriano at 206-546-7258.