Elementary Weekly News | March 8

First Grade Teachers and SI Assistant – Mrs. Galeano, Mrs. Pilman, Miss McDevitt, Mrs. Dunphy, & Mrs. Hernandez Celebrating Dr. Seuss’ birthday with Wacky Wednesday and Green Eggs and Ham!

Please contact Mrs. von Seggern at hvonseggern@kingsschools.org with questions.

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Upcoming Events:
Prospective Family Open House – Sunday, March 10 at 2 pm
National African American Parent Involvement Day – Wednesday, March 13 at 8:30 am

Grandparents’ Day – Friday, March 22 at 8:30 am

Auction News

The King’s Auction is next week – March 15th.  Click here to see all the great items we have in our Live Auction.

You can still buy a raffle ticket for a $10,000 tuition discount for next year. The winner will be announced at the auction, but you do not need to be present to win.  Click here to get your tickets.

National African-American Parent Involvement Day – Wednesday, March 13!

We would like to invite you to a Coffee Chat with administrators and other parents from

8:30 am – 9:15am in the library!  There will be opportunities for you to visit, volunteer and assist in your child’s classroom.  Teachers will be posting their activities and times in their class newsletters.  As always, we love having volunteers – especially our parents on campus!

Financial Aid Deadline for 2019-2020 was February 15, 2019, but you may still apply!

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.

La Casa Mission Project! 
As the school comes to the end of our official giving portion of La Casa Mission Project we want to offer our sincere thanks and appreciation.  Following our La Casa tradition, we will continue to invite those who desire to give their offerings through March 15th as some classes are still pursuing their faith offering goal of $525.

Even though the offerings are mainly student focused, we welcome any parents who desire to contribute to this ministry of providing a home for the Hernandez family in Mexico.  See the attached flier for information on the Hernandez family.  Checks are being accepted. Please write checks to King’s Schools and indicate Elementary Missions on the memo line. Each classroom has a goal of $525. Thank you for your generosity and expressions of love for the family and the Lord!

La Casa Mission Project Total as of March 8, 2019:  $7,542.66  School Goal:   $15,000

FIX-A-LEAK CHALLENGE March 18-22, 2019!

We will once again be participating in Shoreline Water District’s Fix-A-Leak challenge. Packets will be coming home by Friday, March 15 with all the information!  Please return all results by Friday, March 22.  This is not just for families who live in the Shoreline area, but in all water districts.  King’s Elementary has been the leader with this initiative in water conservation!

Employment Opportunity

Lunchroom Supervisor needed 5 days a week from 11:00am to 1:00pm for the remainder of the school year.  If you are interested please contact Mrs. De Langen at 206-546-7258 or at mdelangen@kingsschools.org