ParentWiser - iRules Workshop
Wednesday, November 8th Pickering Barn Morning Session: 11:30 am  Register Evening Session: 6:30 pm  Register iRules Workshop! If you’re like most families, you’re concerned about how technology may be taking over your child’s life. So, let’s talk about tech! In this workshop we’ll come together with Janell Burley Hoffman, creator of the original iPhone contract (featured in SCREENAGERS) and a thought leader in the space of digital mindfulness, to talk about raising the digital generation – and all of the challenges and joys it brings. Everyone will leave with a working set of iRules (tech agreements) to bring home and ... read full article
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Becca Bishop 
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Renew Your Annual PTA Membership
Welcome to the 2017-18 school year! I hope you'll join the PTA, and enjoy fun family events and activities. With your annual PTA membership purchase , you'll also receive the coveted 2017-18 Sunset Directory, which includes family contact information, class lists, an event calendar and other information we think you'll find helpful for the 2017-18 school year. Thank you for helping keep Sunset programs going strong! Kim Clarke - Sunset PTA President kimcarn@kpaclarke.org ... read full article
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Kim Clarke 
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8/12/2017-10/31/2017
September Library Volunteers Needed! Becca Bishop9/13/20179/28/2017
September Library Volunteers Needed!
From now until the end of September, we are looking for volunteers who have already been trained, AND who have already renewed their volunteer application for 2017-2018.  New volunteers may sign up at curriculum night (and attend training on  Sept 25 ).  Sign Up Here !  Questions may be addressed to  laurie.volunteer@gmail.com ... read full article
LAST DAY FOR FREE SHIPPING 10/2! Becca Bishop9/7/201710/3/2017
LAST DAY FOR FREE SHIPPING 10/2!
SUNSET SPIRITWEAR: Show Your Sockeye Pride!  Build your own Sockeye Spiritwear! Select your logo design, apparel items and color! Ordering link is open now! Free shipping will be available for orders between September 15-October 2nd.   View the full selection here . Contact Natalie Edmonds ( coyotegurl83@yahoo.com ) with questions.  ... read full article
Meet the Teacher!Becca Bishop8/22/20179/5/2017
Meet the Teacher!
Tuesday, September 5th 2:00-3:30 Come and meet your new teacher, drop off your school supplies and get ready to have an amazing 2017-2018 Sensational Sunset year!  2:00-2:30pm Last Names A-L 3:00-3:30pm Last Names M-Z Parking will be super tight, please walk or carpool if you can! PTA Ice Cream Social will follow afterwards on the playground. ... read full article
Elementary Enrollment Verification (EVP)Becca Bishop8/8/20178/14/2017
Elementary Enrollment Verification (EVP)
Elementary school student enrollment verification open NOW through August 14. Please log into Family Access  to verify your student's profile and enrollment, update volunteer registration, fund your child's lunch money account and more!  If you are a new Kindergarten family, you may visit the  Issaquah School District  website for more information or contact the Sunset Office at 425.837.5600 for assistance. Summer office hours are M-F 8:00a-4:30p. ... read full article
ParentWiser - iRules WorkshopBecca Bishop10/11/201710/25/2017
ParentWiser - iRules Workshop
Wednesday, November 8th Pickering Barn Morning Session: 11:30 am  Register Evening Session: 6:30 pm  Register iRules Workshop! If you’re like most families, you’re concerned about how technology may be taking over your child’s life. So, let’s talk about tech! In this workshop we’ll come together with Janell Burley Hoffman, creator of the original iPhone contract (featured in SCREENAGERS) and a thought leader in the space of digital mindfulness, to talk about raising the digital generation – and all of the challenges and joys it brings. Everyone will leave with a working set of iRules (tech agreements) to bring home and ... read full article
Celebrate Walk to School Day - October 4, 2017Becca Bishop9/29/201710/5/2017
Celebrate Walk to School Day - October 4, 2017
Start your day off right, by walking your child - and maybe your whole bus stop! - to school on Walk to School Day, this  Wednesday, October 4 . This is an easy way for students and families to try walking to school with little commitment - and have fun in the process! Questions? Contact Kim Clarke  kimcarn@kpaclarke.org   ... read full article
Volunteers - Get Your Picture Taken for FREE School ID BadgeBecca Bishop9/17/20179/22/2017
Volunteers - Get Your Picture Taken for FREE School ID Badge
On  Friday, 9/22/17 , you can get your photo taken for a free Sunset Volunteer ID badge. It only takes a couple minutes! All volunteers are required to wear a volunteer sticker or badge when working at the school. Please drop by on  Friday, Sept 22  between 8:15am - 9:15am  to get your photo taken, and help others identify you as an approved volunteer. (If that time doesn't work, drop by any time before  3:00pm  and we'll work you in between student pictures.   Only District-approved volunteers can obtain ID badges. You can update your information at  https://issaquahvolunteers. hrmplus.net/   ... read full article
Reflections 2017 "Within Reach"Becca Bishop9/14/201710/20/2017
Reflections 2017 "Within Reach"
Calling All Artists! 2017-2018 Reflections Theme Within Reach The Reflections Program is a National PTA and WSPTA cultural arts competition. The purpose is to provide an opportunity for students to use their creative talents by expressing themselves through their own original works. Students can choose to participate in one of the following categories: Visual Arts, Photography, Music Composition, Literature, Film/Video and/or Choreography/Dance.  (Students may submit up to 3 entries in the same category or multiple categories). • Submission Deadline –  October 20th • Artist Reception –  November 9th • Student entry form:  https://www.wastatepta.org/wp- content/uploads/2017/09/2017- 18-Student-Entry-Form-WA- Fillable.pdf • Competition Rules:  http://www.wastatepta.org/ programs/reflections/forms. ... read full article
Beverages Needed - Back to School Luncheon for StaffBecca Bishop8/31/20179/3/2017
Beverages Needed - Back to School Luncheon for Staff
Welcome back! We want to show the Sunset staff members how much we appreciate them on Tuesday. We are providing a taco bar for their lunch so they'll be ready to take on the kids! We are still in need of drinks. If you are able to contribute, you can drop them off in the office any time before Tuesday at 11:00 am. Sign Up  HERE ! ... read full article
School Supplies for 2017/2018Becca Bishop8/15/20178/29/2017
School Supplies for 2017/2018
Did you miss the deadline for a School Tool Box order?  Find your child's school supply list here:  Sunset Elementary School Supply Lists by Grade ... read full article
Renew Your Annual PTA MembershipKim Clarke8/12/201710/31/2017
Renew Your Annual PTA Membership
Welcome to the 2017-18 school year! I hope you'll join the PTA, and enjoy fun family events and activities. With your annual PTA membership purchase , you'll also receive the coveted 2017-18 Sunset Directory, which includes family contact information, class lists, an event calendar and other information we think you'll find helpful for the 2017-18 school year. Thank you for helping keep Sunset programs going strong! Kim Clarke - Sunset PTA President kimcarn@kpaclarke.org ... read full article
School Supplies for 2017/2018Becca Bishop7/23/20178/14/2017
School Supplies for 2017/2018
2017/2018 School Supply Lists by Grade SAVE TIME, SUPPORT SUNSET and FEED A HUNGRY CHILD by ordering school supplies at  www.schooltoolbox.com . Supplies are sent directly to you and separated by sibling. ORDER NOW and select a ship date of later in the summer. Customize your supplies by adding items you want/removing items you already have from our teacher-approved list.  Each School Tool Box sold provides one meal to a starving child through  Feed My Starving Children .  A small percent of the profits go directly to our Sunset PTA.  Order deadline is  Mon 8/14 . Questions - contact  rachellemeredith@hotmail.com  or   leslie.gilbert@yahoo.com . Go to  www.schooltoolbox.com .   ... read full article
Tools4SchoolsBecca Bishop8/15/20178/21/2017
Tools4Schools
Do You Need Assistance with School Supplies?  Visit the ISF Tools4School page and register  to receive a backpack full of school supplies. Please plan to attend the Tools4School Event on  Saturday, August 26th at Eastridge Church , 24205 SE Issaquah-Fall City Rd Issaquah, WA 98027  from 10:00am-3:00pm .  If you are registered and are unable to pick up your backpack on August 26, backpacks will be available at your child’s school after Tuesday, August 29th. To receive your backpack at the school, please mention the Tools4School Program.  Questions? Please email or call us at  tools4school@isfdn.org  or 425-391-8557 ... read full article
New Sunset Bell Times 2017-2018Becca Bishop8/2/20179/6/2017
New Sunset Bell Times 2017-2018
Bell Times Regular Wednesday Early Release General 9:10a-3:35p 9:10a-1:25p 9:10a-11:40a Half Day K 9:10a-12:10p 9:10a-12:10p n/a AM Preschool 9:10a-11:40a n/a n/a PM Preschool 1:05p-3:35p n/a n/a ... read full article