5th Grade Teacher Tea - Volunteers Needed!
5 th grade parents!   The Teacher Tea is on May 29 th , 1:40-2:40.  We need both parent and student help to make it a success!  Sign up here!   ... read full article
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Todd Patrick 
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2nd Annual Multicultural Potluck Picnic
for Puesta del Sol Families, Friends, Teachers & Staff Hosted by the PTA’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee Join us for a potluck picnic to celebrate our rich cultural diversity and build our sense of community.  WHEN : Saturday, June 8th, 11:30am - 2pm See the  Multicultural Potluck Picnic page  for more information. ... read full article
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Todd Patrick 
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PTA Principal Coffee - June 14
Join us on  Friday, June 14, at 9:10 AM in the library  for our next PTA Principal Coffee. The theme will be  Math Instruction at Puesta del Sol  with an emphasis on grade 3-5 extensions and differentiation. Each of these grades have explored unique approaches, including outside resources and strategies in support of student achievement. Hear what we have learned and our preliminary plans for 2019-2020. ... read full article
Author:
Todd Patrick 
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5/17/2019-6/14/2019

Community Summer Camps and Programs
Are you looking for ideas to keep your kids busy and engaged in fun activities this summer?  If so, please visit our Community Summer Camps and Programs webpage for many wonderful, non-PTA sponsored camps and programs. ... read full article
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Web Manager 
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Bellevue Gifted Alliance Presents FREE Workshop
  "Boosting Executive Function Skills to Succeed in Middle School" with Aisha Simon of Axiom Learning Free!   Join Bellevue Gifted Alliance for an interactive workshop to learn about and develop executive function skills such as planning, prioritization, working memory, and cognitive flexibility. This session is designed for current 4 th , 5 th , and 6 th  graders plus a parent.  You will be working in parent-child teams (1:1 is best).  Reserve your spot !   June 3, 6:30-8:00 PM ( Doors open at 6:15 PM) Wilburton Instructional Service Center 12241 Main St., Bellevue Rainier Room   ... read full article
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Todd Patrick 
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Volunteers Needed!
We need everyone's help to keep all of our programs and the PTA running smoothly.  The PTA is currently looking for the following positions: Communications Team Volunteer Coordinator Membership Chair (training available) Social Media Manager Web Content Manager (training available) Newsletter Editor (training available) Educational Enhancement Team    • Garden Club Co-Chair - Work with current chair Please email volunteer@puestadelsolpta.org if you are interested.  Thank you!    ... read full article
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Cindy Hunter 
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Like the PTA on Facebook
Like our Puesta del Sol PTA page on Facebook. ... read full article
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Quick Links
- Subscribe/Unsubscribe to our newsletters -  Suggested School Supply List 2018   - Visit our PTA Facebook page - Donate to the PTA   -  Join the PTA - International Spanish Academy (ISA) Committee - Amazon.com Shopping Link   - Traffic and Parking Information - Puesta del Sol Elementary School website - Check for Emergency Closure:   MyNorthwest.com school closings ,    King5.com SchoolNet , Bellevue School District ... read full article
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Art FestPTA Events4/3/20195/1/2019
Art Fest
Wednesday, May 1 , 6:30-8pm in the Puesta del Sol Gym All families are encouraged to attend and see students' art pieces on display! There will be art that students created with the  SITA (Spanish Immersion Through the Arts) program and projects that each student has made during Art Appreciation. Sra. Rose will have the Marimba Group performing music during the event, Sra. Brody will be leading poetry, and the Equity and Diversity Committee will present Immigration stories in the library. In addition, there will be interactive art workshops where students can participate in weaving with our SITA artist Adriana ... read full article
Registration Now Open for After School Programs Session 2Cindy Hunter1/9/20192/2/2019
Registration Now Open for After School Programs Session 2
Our  After   School   programs  teach music and dance from Spain, Latin America, the Caribbean and Africa. These classes offer our students an opportunity to  expand their appreciation of culture and diversity , all taught in Spanish!  You can self-select the  session  fee that best fits your family's budget, and all classes will perform at the International Festival next Spring! Session 2 will run from Jan. 21 - Mar. 22. •  Register for Flamenco   on Mondays*, 3:35-4:45pm, grades 1-5 •  egister for Fiesta Latina   on Tuesdays, 3:35-4:45pm, grades K-5 •  Register for Bomba del Sol  on Fridays, 3:35-4:45pm, ... read full article
International Festival - Tickets Now Available!Cindy Hunter11/18/20185/18/2019
International Festival - Tickets Now Available!
International Festival Performance Date:  May 18th, 2019 Location: Bellevue High School  Time: 7:00 PM   JOIN US AT THE INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL!  The International Festival is the culminating event of the school year where our students come together to perform cultural dances, songs, and music taught by volunteer and paid members of our International Spanish Academy community, staff, and families. TICKETS NOW AVAILABLE:  Purchase Tickets here! VOLUNTEERS STILL NEEDED:  Sign up here  to help.   Questions?  Visit the International Festival web page to learn more.  ... read full article
Passport Club Kick-Off Party - Tuesday, 9/11Cindy Hunter9/10/20189/11/2018
Passport Club Kick-Off Party - Tuesday, 9/11
The  Passport Club  is entering its 20th year at Puesta del Sol. Join us   for our annual work party, Tuesday 9/11, 9:30am - 12:00pm! When:   Tuesday, September 11, immediately following school drop-off Where:  Renee Isbell's home  Why : To label, collate, staple, and organize the Passport resources for our 1st graders and all new students and teachers. We'll socialize and nosh as we prepare for another new year of Passport Club!    This year, Committee Co-Chair Renee Isbell is hosting the work party at her house. Come when you can and stay as long as you want. We'll have coffee ... read full article
Big Give Envelope Drive PTA VPs of Fundraising7/28/20187/30/2018
Big Give Envelope Drive
Puesta del Sol PTA's "Big Give Envelope Drive" to support the PTA Annual Fund begins this fall! The PTA needs to raise $175,000 and the  "Big Give Envelope Drive" is our ONLY fundraiser of the year! This is our first year of our "Big Give Envelope Drive" and we are asking ALL families to participate to ensure our programs can continue. ... read full article
Community Meeting – Puesta Del Sol Bellewood Construction ProjectLiz Baze7/16/20187/20/2018
Community Meeting – Puesta Del Sol Bellewood Construction Project
WHEN:  July 19, 2018 @ 6:00 pm   WHERE:   Sammamish High School Commons 100 140th Ave SE Bellevue, WA 98005 https://bsd405.org/event/community-meeting-puesta-del-sol-bellwood-construction-project/?instance_id=948 Hope to see you there! ... read full article
Spirit Week: 4/22 - 4/26Cindy Hunter3/26/20184/27/2019
Spirit Week: 4/22 - 4/26
Our community will be celebrating Spirit Week in an effort to build and strengthen community at our school. Each day there will be a theme.  If your student plans on participating, please ensure that they are making choices that follow our big three: Somos respetuosos, Somos responsables, y Tomamos buenas decisiones (respectful, responsible, and make good decisions). Monday 4/22 Mustache Day  (Día del bigote) Wear or grow a mustache! Tuesday 4/23 80's Decade Day  (Día de la década de los 80)  Rock that 80’s look! Wednesday 4/24 Favorite Color Day  (Día del color favorito)  Show off your favorite color! Thursday ... read full article
Proposed Slate For The 2019-20 PTA BoardTodd Patrick5/7/20195/21/2019
Proposed Slate For The 2019-20 PTA Board
The Puesta del Sol PTA Nominating Committee is pleased to announce the following candidates for the 2019 - 2020 PTA Board of Directors . Co-President: .... see full slate HERE . The election of officers will take place at our next PTA General Membership Meeting on May 22, 2019 at 7:00pm . We encourage all PTA Members to attend this meeting and vote. ... read full article
Teacher/Staff Appreciation Week!Events5/4/20195/11/2019
Teacher/Staff Appreciation Week!
Monday, May 6th: FLOWERS- Bring flowers from your garden or from a store for your teacher and staff members. Tuesday, May 7th: NOTE- Brighten your teacher’s/staff members day by giving them a nice thoughtful note. Wednesday, May 8th: TREAT/GIFT- Bring your favorite staff members some goodies or a thoughtful gift to brighten their day. Thursday, May 9th: FRUIT- Bring a fruit to contribute to a fruit basket. Friday, May 10th: COLOR- Wear your teacher or staff’s favorite color. ... read full article
Homework Survey Deadline is Now 4/29Todd Patrick4/20/20194/29/2019
Homework Survey Deadline is Now 4/29
Please take the time to fill out an important homework survey!  The administration and staff would like to know what your student's experience is with homework and how it aligns with teacher goals. The survey is in Sr. Shearer's  April Noticias del Director . Check it out.  ¡Muchísimas gracias! ... read full article
Science Fair is WednesdayPTA Web Team3/25/20193/27/2019
Science Fair is Wednesday
All members of the Puesta del Sol community are encouraged to come to the Science Fair .  You will be able to engage with our student scientists, ask them questions about their research projects, and learn something cool about science!  Even if you’re not presenting at the fair, please  come see great projects  created by students and  have fun doing STEM activities !  The projects and activities will run from 6 to 8 pm at Puesta del Sol. ... read full article
Volunteer Need - Stage ManagerCindy Hunter3/11/20193/30/2019
Volunteer Need - Stage Manager
Help make the backstage magic happen!   Growth opportunity to become Stage Director in 2020!  This role supports and shadows our current stage director with the intent of taking over the stage director role in future years.  The role includes planning and executing the entire run of the show, from act order to overseeing the backstage crew with lights, props, music, etc.  Short commitment, including only a few planning sessions in May and two "show" days May 15th and 18th.  No experience necessary!  PLEASE VOLUNTEER for the International Festival! ... read full article
Amity Host Family ApplicationsAnne Wilson2/28/20194/26/2019
Amity Host Family Applications
  NOW ACCEPTING AMITY INTERN HOST FAMILY APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR It's that time of year again!  We are looking for 18+ families to host our Amity Interns for the 2019-2020 school year.  As a host family you gain a new unique friendship and learning experience by welcoming an Amity Intern from a Spanish speaking country into your home.  Additionally, your child will benefit from extra practice and help with their Spanish language skills.   If you are interested, please refer to the  FAQ's  for more information, then complete the  Amity Intern Host Family Application  and send it to  ... read full article
2019 Kindness Challenge Extented to March 8th!Smriti Rao2/6/20193/7/2019
2019 Kindness Challenge Extented to March 8th!
  Great News! We are extending this year's Kindness Challenge to March 8th!  its two parts: (1) Make a donation of a dog or cat food for the Seattle Humane Society, dropping your donation off at the PDS Main Office. (2) Encourage your student to learn the official Puesta del Sol All Hands on Kindness Handshake. For more information, please check out the Puesta del Sol's Kindness Challenge flyer . ... read full article
Box Tops Education Grades Collection ContestCindy Hunter1/31/20192/15/2019
Box Tops Education Grades Collection Contest
NOW through February 26th Due by 4:00pm,  Each Classroom   Puesta del Sol's 6th Annual "Box Tops Collection Contest" is happening! Last year, first graders were the winners! It was a close competition with second graders! The collection runs between Jan. 22nd - Feb. 14th. Start clipping Box Tops and send those with your kids, so they and their buddies can have an extra recess (weather permitting)!   So far, we've collected $211.00. Let's get at least $750 for Puesta del Sol!   Each classroom will have a collection box. ... read full article
Sock DriveCindy Hunter12/6/201812/21/2018
Sock Drive
Let's show our school spirit of compassion. Puesta del Sol is collecting donations for a men's shelter in Seattle.  One of the most needed and wanted items are adult sized long white socks!  Questons?  Please contact the school office.  Need: Adult sized white long socks Drop off: Puesta del Sol Library  Dates: Now through Friday, December 21st ... read full article
WALKATHON - IMPORTANT INFORMATIONWalkathon9/20/20189/28/2018
WALKATHON - IMPORTANT INFORMATION
  RSVP TODAY Why do I need to RSVP to the Walkathon? Permission is required for participation.   Don’t let your child be confused on Walkathon day!  RSVP for each child attending Puesta del Sol, even if your family will not participate. We need a yes or no for every student.   Help us send your child in the right direction at the bell.   Don’t forget to  RSVP today! When is the Walkathon? The Walkathon is on Friday, September 28, 2018 from 3:35-6:00pm, rain or shine! For more information, please visit our  Walkathon page.  Does the Walkathon need volunteers? YES, we ... read full article
Art Enthusiasts WANTED!Cindy Hunter9/11/20189/21/2018
Art Enthusiasts WANTED!
The 2018-19 Reflections program is gearing up, this year’s theme is “ Heroes Around Me ”.  The PTSA Council will be holding (non-mandatory) training for the District’s Reflections Chairs on Tuesday, Sept 25 at 1pm at the Education Services Center (ESC).  Reflections depends upon a Parent Volunteer Chair – we need YOU !   Our Reflections program has the benefit of lots of supporting documentation including: detailed list of action items by week; prepared newsletter, website and El Sol article submissions; label templates and more. For more info, contact EdEnhancement@puestadelsolpta.org. ... read full article
PTA After School ProgramsCindy Hunter9/11/20189/16/2018
PTA After School Programs
PTA After School Programs - UNDER CONSTRUCTION!   The Ed Enhancement team is feverishly working to finalize days, times and space for our After School Programs. Fall Session is currently planned to run Sep. 24 through Nov. 16 and we are targeting next week to open registration. STAY TUNED! ... read full article
Room Parent Informational MeetingsCindy Hunter9/9/20189/20/2018
Room Parent Informational Meetings
Attention Room Parents! Please plan on attending  one of the Room Parent Information Meetings listed below.  All meetings will be located in the PTA room.  The meetings are for BOTH seasoned and brand new/interested Room Parents. • Tuesday, September 18th from 9:15am - 10:15am •  Thursday, September 20th from 1:30pm - 2:30pm Please email roomparentcoordinator@puestadelsolpta.org if you plan to be a Room Parent and/or if you have any questions. ... read full article
Join the Puesta del Sol PTA!PTA Membership Team8/30/201810/1/2018
Join the Puesta del Sol PTA!
Become a member of the Puesta del Sol PTA! Did you know there are many benefits to being a PTA member? • You have a voice and a vote at our PTA general membership meetings. • Access to the PTA online school directory and other online resources • Many discounts on venues, tickets, and more such as Great Wolf Lodge, WA State Fair, Key Arena, McCaw Hall, Tacoma Dome, FedEx Office, Office Depot, etc.  You may purchase your PTA membership when filling out your Back to School Forms .    If you would like more information on a PTA membership, please visit our PTA Membership Benefits page.  ... read full article
FundCindy Hunter7/27/20187/27/2018
Welcome Incoming Families!Todd Patrick5/19/20195/22/2019
Welcome Incoming Families!
We are so glad that you are here with us at Puesta del Sol! We understand that things can feel overwhelming when starting a new school so we created this sheet of helpful tips to get you through the first couple of months. Please see the  New To School  and Kindergarten Orientation pages for more info about school and our PTA. We look forward to meeting you! ... read full article
5th Grade Teacher Tea - Volunteers Needed!Todd Patrick5/1/20195/29/2019
5th Grade Teacher Tea - Volunteers Needed!
5 th grade parents!   The Teacher Tea is on May 29 th , 1:40-2:40.  We need both parent and student help to make it a success!  Sign up here!   ... read full article
Unity Day - Wednesday, October 24thCindy Hunter10/22/201810/24/2018
Unity Day - Wednesday, October 24th
Wear orange to school on Wednesday, October 24th, to show that together we are against bullying and UNITED for kindness, acceptance and inclusion. ... read full article
Art Appreciation Volunteers Orientation Meeting, 10/9Art Appreciation10/5/201810/9/2018
Art Appreciation Volunteers Orientation Meeting, 10/9
Did you sign-up to be the Art Appreciation Volunteer for your child's class? Are you interested in volunteering to do Art Appreciation for your child's class? On Tuesday, Oct 9, at 9:15 AM we will be hosting an orientation meeting in the PTA room for new and returning Art Appreciation volunteers. At the meeting we'll show you the Art Appreciation resource closets, explain how to sign-up for the kiln, and share ideas of projects that have worked well in the classroom. We look forward to seeing you there! Feel free to contact Alycia or Lesley at artappreciation@puestadelsolpta.org .  ... read full article
5th Annual Puesta del Sol Pumpkin BashPumpkin Bash10/2/201810/26/2018
5th Annual Puesta del Sol Pumpkin Bash
DATE:     Friday, October 26th TIME:     6:30pm - 8:00pm PLACE:   Puesta del Sol Gym You are invited to the 5th Annual Pumpkin Bash Costume Party!  It will be an exciting evening of games, prizes, dancing, music, monster-mashing, treats and more!  Get in the spirit and wear your costume - no masks or weapons, please.  Admission to this event is free.   Please email Teresa Rowberg and Tricia Miller with questions or sign up to volunteer  here !   ... read full article
2018-19 School SuppliesPTA Web Team6/27/20179/6/2018
2018-19 School Supplies
Get ready for back to school and check out the  suggested school supplies list for 2018 .  Remember to use our  affiliate link for Bellevue Schools Foundation if you are shopping at Amazon.com !  It gets 6-8% donated to BSF with each purchase! ... read full article
2nd Annual Multicultural Potluck PicnicTodd Patrick5/14/20196/8/2019
2nd Annual Multicultural Potluck Picnic
for Puesta del Sol Families, Friends, Teachers & Staff Hosted by the PTA’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committee Join us for a potluck picnic to celebrate our rich cultural diversity and build our sense of community.  WHEN : Saturday, June 8th, 11:30am - 2pm See the  Multicultural Potluck Picnic page  for more information. ... read full article
Dads - Grandfathers - Step-Dads: Sign Up For Watch D.O.G.S.!Todd Patrick3/30/20194/13/2019
Dads - Grandfathers - Step-Dads: Sign Up For Watch D.O.G.S.!
  Puesta Del Sol Men - We're on pace to surpass last year's participation in the WATCH D.O.G.S. program!  (Dads of Great Students)  If you haven't had a chance to volunteer at school this year, there's still time to be a positive male role model actively engaged with your kids at school.  If you've already volunteered, it's not too late to sign up for another one-day or half-day shift.  Ladies, if you know a guy who could spare a day or a half-day at school, please pass this on!   To participate: Make sure you're background-checked through the  Verified Volunteers website. Sign ... read full article
Parent Ed & General Membership MeetingAnne Wilson1/16/20191/23/2019
Parent Ed & General Membership Meeting
        Date: Wednesday, 1/23       Time: 5:30 pm   Location: Puesta del Sol Library In response to our members' survey feedback from last year, the PTA has added a Parent Education portion to our General Membership meeting.  Most families wanted to learn more about our ISA (International Spanish Academy) program.  If you are wondering what is ahead for our students in middle school and high school and how our current curriculum is tied to a 12-year program, this is your opportunity to learn more.  The agenda after the ISA presentation will include:      •  ... read full article
Help Us Help You!PTA Board12/18/20181/8/2019
Help Us Help You!
The PTA needs a Nominating Committee again this year to help us find terrific candidates for the PTA Board for the 2019-2020 school year.     The only requirement for being on the Nominating Committee is to be a member of our PTA . Full training will be provided. By serving now on our committee, you help us serve you and your students, our teachers, and our school.  Here is the timeline:   •  November - December:   Form the Nominating Committee, need 4-5 members •  January - March:  Locate and interview prospective candidates •  April:   PTA Board Elections If you ... read full article
After School Programs Return in January!Jen Meyer12/11/201812/17/2018
After School Programs Return in January!
Our  After   School   programs  teach music, drumming and dance from Spain, Latin America, the Caribbean and Africa.   These classes offer our students an opportunity to expand their appreciation of culture and diversity, all taught in Spanish! You can self-select the  session  fee that best fits your family's budget, and all classes will perform at the International Festival next Spring! Session   2  will run January 21st - March 22nd.   Flamenco  on Mondays Fiesta Latina   on Tuesdays Bomba del Sol  on Fridays Registration  will open on Tuesday, January 8th.   Questions?  Visit the PTA  After   ... read full article
PTA and Principal CoffeeCindy Hunter11/18/201811/30/2018
PTA and Principal Coffee
Friday, November 30th, at 9:00am Puesta del Sol Library    Topic: Student Services at Puesta del Sol  Please join us at our first Principal Coffee of the year. Sr. Jonathan Shearer will update our community on important happenings at the school and district as well as highlight our wonderful Student Services. Counseling and Psychology services will be discussed along with other services that support our students. ... read full article
Calling All Artists! - Reflections CompetitionCindy Hunter10/5/201811/16/2018
Calling All Artists! - Reflections Competition
  Reflections is a national art competition that is sponsored by the PTA and is one of the categories for Academic Challenge.     This year's theme is "Heroes Around Me".  Your child may submit an original work of art in any of 6 categories; Visual Art, Photography, Film, Choreography, Music or Literature. Please go to our Reflections Information Page where you will find the official rules, application, check list for success and registration. The due date for submissions is November 16th.  Please email your questions to reflections@puestadelsolpta. org ... read full article
Register for Jubilee Service Day - August 25thAlison and Ryan Beieler5/29/20188/26/2018
Register for Jubilee Service Day - August 25th
If you are interested in helping with the 2018 Jubilee Service Day at Puesta Del Sol - it will be held on  SATURDAY, AUGUST 25, 2018 .   Please REGISTER NOW and join the team called Puesta Families!      For those who don't know what it is:  Jubilee Service Day is an on-site volunteering effort before school starts.  Nearly 180 volunteers came out in August 2017 to support Puesta del Sol staff in organizing and preparing for the start of the school year. ... read full article
PTA Principal Coffee - June 14Todd Patrick5/17/20196/14/2019
PTA Principal Coffee - June 14
Join us on  Friday, June 14, at 9:10 AM in the library  for our next PTA Principal Coffee. The theme will be  Math Instruction at Puesta del Sol  with an emphasis on grade 3-5 extensions and differentiation. Each of these grades have explored unique approaches, including outside resources and strategies in support of student achievement. Hear what we have learned and our preliminary plans for 2019-2020. ... read full article
Community Summer Camps and ProgramsWeb Manager4/17/20198/14/2019
Community Summer Camps and Programs
Are you looking for ideas to keep your kids busy and engaged in fun activities this summer?  If so, please visit our Community Summer Camps and Programs webpage for many wonderful, non-PTA sponsored camps and programs. ... read full article
MAKE UP SNOW DAYS!Cindy Hunter2/26/20193/12/2019
MAKE UP SNOW DAYS!
Last Day of School Now June 21st for 2018-19 School Year   Missed school days due to snow – five total in February – will result in the school year being extended by one day. The last day of school for the Bellevue School District will be Friday, June 21. One additional makeup day will also be added on Friday, March 15.   The day was originally a planned professional development day for teachers, but all students will now be expected to attend school that day. Additional days could still be added pending approval of the BSD waiver request.   ... read full article
Attention 5th Grade Parents! Tillicum Open House Office12/18/20181/10/2019
Attention 5th Grade Parents! Tillicum Open House
Tillicum Middle School will host an Open House on Thursday, January 10, 2019 from 6:30pm - 8:30pm.   ... read full article
Reflections Gallery NightIris Kosenski11/25/201812/3/2018
Reflections Gallery Night
Date: Time: Location: Monday, 12/3 6:30pm - 7:30pm Puesta del Sol Library Please join us for Reflections Gallery Night!  This is where the students' artwork/literature/film will be showcased.  We had 99 entries this year, so let’s give a big shout out to all those students who worked extra hard!! The 25 finalists who made it to the district level will also be announced.  We look forward to seeing you there!  ... read full article
Academic Challenge Academic Challenge10/22/201811/16/2018
Academic Challenge
Academic Challenge is a free enrichment program available to all students in Kindergarten - 5th grade.   This is an optional, non-competitive program. Students choose and complete up to seven (7) challenges throughout the school year. These challenges are to be completed outside of school. Look for the Academic Challenge flyer to come home soon!  To keep things fresh and interesting, some requirements have changed!    If your student would like to participate in the Reflections challenge, projects are due November 16 . Please refer to the Academic Challenge page for additional information. ... read full article
Small Hands on Art Presents "Beauty and the Beast" Cindy Hunter10/22/201810/30/2018
Small Hands on Art Presents "Beauty and the Beast"
Rehearsal Dates: October 24, 31, November 7, 14   Rehearsal Time : 8:00 a.m.- 8:45 a.m. Location : Puesta Del Sol Gym Recital Date: November 14 at 7:00pm, Cast arrives at 6:00pm for costumes. Recital Location:   Puesta Del Sol Gym The cost for the program is $85.00 - make checks payable to Small Hands on Art. Please call 425-313-9431 with questions . ... read full article
Newsletter Publication Schedule- FallPTA Communications8/17/201812/16/2018
Newsletter Publication Schedule- Fall
Subscribe Now! Check your email inbox every other Friday for our PTA newsletter publication to find out the latest school and PTA news, activities, events and volunteer opportunities. Here is the Fall publication schedule: El Sol Fridays:   8/31, 9/7, 9/21, 10/5, 10/19, 11/2, 11/16, 11/30, 12/14 ... read full article
The Web Team Needs Help Next YearPTA Webmaster6/11/20186/30/2018
The Web Team Needs Help Next Year
We are looking for more help to make updates on our PTA website.  Two people from our Web Team are moving on next year (one to middle school and the other to the PTA board).  Full training is provided.  Please contact Paulline at  webmaster@puestadelsolpta.org  if you are interested in helping out. ... read full article
Bellevue Gifted Alliance Presents FREE WorkshopTodd Patrick5/17/20195/31/2019
Bellevue Gifted Alliance Presents FREE Workshop
  "Boosting Executive Function Skills to Succeed in Middle School" with Aisha Simon of Axiom Learning Free!   Join Bellevue Gifted Alliance for an interactive workshop to learn about and develop executive function skills such as planning, prioritization, working memory, and cognitive flexibility. This session is designed for current 4 th , 5 th , and 6 th  graders plus a parent.  You will be working in parent-child teams (1:1 is best).  Reserve your spot !   June 3, 6:30-8:00 PM ( Doors open at 6:15 PM) Wilburton Instructional Service Center 12241 Main St., Bellevue Rainier Room   ... read full article
Bellevue Schools Foundation Education SeriesCindy Hunter1/17/20191/24/2019
Bellevue Schools Foundation Education Series
Creating Balance for Your Child with Dr. Laura Kastner Register   today to reserve your seat.  Questions?  Contact  Carmen Brenner, Bellevue School Foundation @ 425-456-4199 or carmen@bsfdn.org . ... read full article
Volunteers Needed!Cindy Hunter10/2/20186/28/2019
Volunteers Needed!
We need everyone's help to keep all of our programs and the PTA running smoothly.  The PTA is currently looking for the following positions: Communications Team Volunteer Coordinator Membership Chair (training available) Social Media Manager Web Content Manager (training available) Newsletter Editor (training available) Educational Enhancement Team    • Garden Club Co-Chair - Work with current chair Please email volunteer@puestadelsolpta.org if you are interested.  Thank you!    ... read full article
Like the PTA on FacebookPTA Communications7/1/20186/29/2019
Like the PTA on Facebook
Like our Puesta del Sol PTA page on Facebook. ... read full article
Quick LinksPTA Web Team6/30/20186/29/2019
Quick Links
- Subscribe/Unsubscribe to our newsletters -  Suggested School Supply List 2018   - Visit our PTA Facebook page - Donate to the PTA   -  Join the PTA - International Spanish Academy (ISA) Committee - Amazon.com Shopping Link   - Traffic and Parking Information - Puesta del Sol Elementary School website - Check for Emergency Closure:   MyNorthwest.com school closings ,    King5.com SchoolNet , Bellevue School District ... read full article