April 12th: Deadline for Nominations
Golden Acorn Award and Outstanding Educator Award Nominations |  Winners will be announced at an upcoming PTA meeting.   Do you know a school volunteer or staff member who goes "above and beyond" for our students at Sunset Elementary?  Would you like to recognize someone who puts their heart and energy into our school?    The  Golden Acorn Award  is presented by the Sunset PTA to people who have given exemplary volunteer service to children in our school community.   Nomination Form:   Golden Acorn Nominee    The  Outstanding Educator Award  honors exceptional teacher or staff members who promote the mission of the ... read full article
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Mindy Tunick 
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Nominating Committee - Volunteer Opportunity
PTA is looking for a few volunteers for a short term committee.  We need a Nominating Committee to put together a slate of candidates for the 2021-22 PTA Board.  Members of the Nominating Committee must be members of the PTA for at least 15 days. Help be a part of shaping our PTA.  If you are interested in any PTA roles, please email  sunsetsockeyepta@gmail.com     ... read full article
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PTA Meeting: Monday, April 12Mindy Tunick9/11/20203/31/2021
PTA Meeting: Monday, April 12
P lease join us for the following virtual Sunset PTA Meeting on Monday, April 12.  A chance to chat with other parents, learn about some new volunteer opportunities, and share ideas for upcoming events.     zoom link & agenda will be posted shortly ... read full article
Dec 1, 2020 Giving Tuesday | Matching Donation OpportunityMindy Tunick10/23/202012/7/2020
Dec 1, 2020 Giving Tuesday | Matching Donation Opportunity
The Sunset PTA has a special giving opportunity for you! This Tuesday is Giving Tuesday.  We have received a pledge from a family donor to  match any donation to the PTA up to a total of $1,500!   During this time of remote learning the PTA continues to fund programs such as staff grants, virtual assemblies, online learning games, staff appreciation, and student assistance with food, clothing, and school supplies.  To make a donation please go to the Sunset PTA website and click "Donate Now" on the left.  Sunset Elementary PTA (sunsetsockeyepta.org)   Please donate between now and December 4 in order ... read full article
April 12th: Deadline for NominationsMindy Tunick3/30/20214/13/2021
April 12th: Deadline for Nominations
Golden Acorn Award and Outstanding Educator Award Nominations |  Winners will be announced at an upcoming PTA meeting.   Do you know a school volunteer or staff member who goes "above and beyond" for our students at Sunset Elementary?  Would you like to recognize someone who puts their heart and energy into our school?    The  Golden Acorn Award  is presented by the Sunset PTA to people who have given exemplary volunteer service to children in our school community.   Nomination Form:   Golden Acorn Nominee    The  Outstanding Educator Award  honors exceptional teacher or staff members who promote the mission of the ... read full article
Nominating Committee - Volunteer OpportunityMindy Tunick3/30/20216/30/2021
Nominating Committee - Volunteer Opportunity
PTA is looking for a few volunteers for a short term committee.  We need a Nominating Committee to put together a slate of candidates for the 2021-22 PTA Board.  Members of the Nominating Committee must be members of the PTA for at least 15 days. Help be a part of shaping our PTA.  If you are interested in any PTA roles, please email  sunsetsockeyepta@gmail.com     ... read full article
2021 ISD Boundary Changes: Share your thoughtsMindy Tunick12/11/20202/1/2021
2021 ISD Boundary Changes: Share your thoughts
With the construction of a new middle school and 2 elementary schools ISD is reviewing all school boundaries and feeder patterns for elementary and middle schools. Currently, ISD is proposing Sunset be split 50/50 to PCMS and IMS, based on South Cove vs. South side of I-90.  These new boundaries will take effect at the start of next school year, meaning this year's 5th graders will be the 1st class to have to split up.  These boundaries are not set in stone and there is a committee meeting December-February that will vote on this change.  The committee will be reviewing all ... read full article
Free Meals Provided for all ChildrenMindy Tunick10/28/20202/9/2021
Free Meals Provided for all Children
The Issaquah School District now offers free breakfast and lunch to all children 18 and under through the end of the 2020-21 school year, regardless of income or enrollment in the Issaquah School District.  Students or parents/guardians may pick up meals When: Mondays and Thursdays from 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. at  Sunset Elementary: 4229 W Lake Sammamish Pkwy SE, Bellevue, WA 98008 Pick up breakfast and lunch for three days on Mondays Pick up breakfast and lunch for two days on Thursdays View Menu  here   | For other pick up locations, click  here    ... read full article