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Sprinkle joy in Cookie Decorating Fest

UPDATE: Ten "Judges' Favorites" and 10 "Honorable Mention" awards have been picked in the first-ever WMS Cookie Decorating Fest. Students who created the "Judges' Favorites" will receive $25 gift cards from the PTSA. Take a look at all entries! ORIGINAL POST: Ready to try some (snicker)doodling in the PTSA's first-ever WMS Cookie Decorating Contest? Round … Continue reading Sprinkle joy in Cookie Decorating Fest

2 students reach citywide round of Reflections contest

Congratulations to 6th-grader Mareike E. and 7th-grader Brandon T. for representing Washington Middle School in the Seattle Council PTSA's city-wide round of the National PTA 2020-21 Reflections Art Competition. The work was required to reflect the theme of "I matter because..." Visit the virtual art gallery to view the work of Mareike and other entrants. … Continue reading 2 students reach citywide round of Reflections contest

Enter PTSA Reflections arts contest

Nov. 8 Nov. 13 is the (extended!) deadline for entering the Washington Middle School round of this year’s national PTA “Reflections” arts contest. Students may enter original work in any of six categories: visual art (2D or 3D)photographyliteraturemusic compositionfilm/video productiondance choreography! An optional “special artist” category is available to students who qualify under ADA regulations. … Continue reading Enter PTSA Reflections arts contest

Video: ‘Wellness in a Time of Virtual Learning’

Parents and guardians are all too familiar with the ways our students experience pandemic stresses. Help is available, as you'll find out if you view the 17-minute presentation, "Wellness in a Time of Virtual Learning." It was created for the October PTSA Community Meeting by members of our school's Counseling Team and the Kaiser Permanente … Continue reading Video: ‘Wellness in a Time of Virtual Learning’

PTSA Meeting for October: Agenda & materials

6:30 pm, Oct. 21, 2020, PTSA Community Meeting (Zoom link has been removed, but the meeting's special topic portion was recorded and will be posted for replay.) Special topic: "Social and Emotional Support for Our Students" Members of our school's Counseling Team will talk about social and emotional support for students in a remote-learning environment … Continue reading PTSA Meeting for October: Agenda & materials