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SAVE THE DATE!
The next Puesta Del Sol PTA general membership meeting is on 
Wednesday, January 27th at 7pm.  
 
Puesta del Sol PTA is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Join Zoom Meeting
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Meeting ID: 969 4600 0394
Passcode: 748022
January Events

January Events


Zumba for Kids!

Mark your calendar for the PTA's virtual Zumba for kids!

Our amazing instructor is: Puesta del Sol parent- Daniela Del Moral

Date: Thursday, January 28th

Times:
4:30-5:00pm | K-2 Grades  Sign up here

5:15-5:45pm | 3-5 Grade    Sign up here

*Please only sign up for one spot per household for each time slot. We have a maximum of 10 spots per class. Please sign-up your student for the correct grade level too. Thanks for your help!

*Sign up required to join the virtual class. You will receive a Zoom link to access the class with your reminder closer to the event date.
 

Questions? Contact communications@puestadelsolpta.org


Passport Club Check In | DUE Jan 28th

Passport Check Day | 2nd - 5th graders 

DUE Thursday, January 28th

Special Itinerary for January is MOZAMBIQUE

*Due to remote learning, the Passport Check team will be accepting monthly Check at Home forms for those that want to participate in this voluntary program from home.

Participate in CultureGram

If your child wants to participate in Special Itinerary for Passport, Culture Grams is a kid-friendly geography research website they can access.

Please email passport@puestadelsolpta.org for access.

For more information about Passport Club and different levels, visit our Passport Club page.


February Events

February events


Ceramic Paint Night | Feb. 5th- Order Your Art Kit Now!

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Our friends from Creatively Yours will be hosting another virtual event for a fun creative family night to paint pottery — only for Puesta del Sol!
 
Do you love outer space and painting? Then come learn how to paint with the galaxy technique on a mug or plate!
 
Save the Date: Friday, February 5th at 5:30 p.m. There will be a LIVE Zoom instruction from the owner of Creatively Yours. 

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Visit the
 Ceramic Paint Night page! 
Learn more about this fun event & place your order today.

 
Questions? Email familyfun@puestadelsolpta.org

Bedtime Stories with Sra. Brody | Feb. 11th

SAVE THE DATE!
Bedtime Stories with Sra. Brody - Hosted by Puesta del Sol PTA  

We invite you to join us again on Thursday, February 11th at 7:00PM for "Bedtime Stories" with our Puesta del Sol Elementary Librarian Sra. Stacey Brody! 

All Puesta del Sol families are welcome, you do not need to be a PTA member to participate.

We will feature stories that are great for all ages.

 
Zoom link will be shared closer to the event date.
 
Questions, Email events@puestadelsolpta.org
 
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Grow Your Mind: Meet the Scientist! Yellowstone Wolves
Save the Date!
Thursday, February 4th
4:30-5:30pm
 
Our PTA Events team has been hard at work partnering with several volunteer scientists, educators, and Puesta families to "Grow Your Mind" and bring some fun and educational content for our Puesta del Sol families virtually to the comfort of your home. 
 
Join us for our second event learning about Yellowstone Wolves and meet our expert scientist Kira Cassidy!
 
This event will be a livestream with an opportunity for kids to Q & A with our scientist. 
  
Click Here to visit our event page and access our Youtube Channel to watch the presentation. 
 
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Culinary Geography Cooking Class
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Save the Date!
Monday, February 22, 2021
5:00PM
 
Popcorn: Play, party and cook is so excited to invite you to our Culinary Geography Class with experienced chef
(My Cafe Gourmand) and teacher of French Natali Delepine. During this class we will tell you a bit about France and
it's wonderful traditions, learn some French and cook Galette Des Rois using Natali's very own recipe.
 
Please find the list of ingredients and tools we are going to use along with the recipe below.
 
Ingredients:
  • 1/2 cup (100 g) softened butter (make sure you take it out of the fridge at least hour in advance before the class)
  • 1/2 cup (100 g) sugar
  • 2 eggs
  • 1/2 cup (100 g) almond flour
  • 1 Tbsp vanilla extract (optional)
  • 1 Tbsp rum (optional)
  • 2 sheets ready-to-use puff pastry ( Puff Pastry Sheets)
  • 1 egg yolk
 
 
Tools:
Baking sheets, Parchment paper, Whisk or hand mixer, Mixing bowls, Sharp knife
 
Watch LIVE!
 
Meeting ID: 846 4213 2328
Passcode: 421347
 
Questions, Contact: familyfun@puestadelsolpta.org

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Call for Yearbook Photos!
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Let's make this one memorable for years to come!
 
We have begun designing this year's yearbook, and to complete it, we need your help!

We are asking everyone in our Beloved Familia to provide the yearbook committee with a portrait photo, plus any other school-related photosyou're willing to share. This could be pictures of your remote learning or teaching workspace, student projects, virtual field trips, PTA events, first day back to school, and more.
 
Click here visit our Yearbook information page to upload photos and learn more! Deadline for submitting portrait photos is 
Sunday, February 28th.
 
Muchas gracias,
Yearbook Committee
 
Questions? Contact yearbook@puestadelsolpta.org

Join the PTA!

 

 Every Member Matters!  

The PTA is here to advocate for you and your student for just about any issue that affects your student's experience at Puesta del Sol.  
 
Being a PTA member gives you and your student a voice at Puesta del Sol!
  Members vote on issues such as programming, budget, and board members. It's a terrific way for older students to learn the value of civic engagement.
 
Puesta del Sol PTA membership is open to everyone! PTA is an inclusive organization, and we invite any community members who care about healthy children and strong schools to join. 
 

Questions? Contact: membership@puestadelsolpta.org


BSD News & King County News

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Back to Buildings

Please continue to check your email for communication from the Bellevue School District. For more information about tomorrow's school closure, visit the BSD website


Meals 2 Go

The Meals2Go program, offered by our Nutrition Services team, is designed to provide a FREE breakfast and lunch option for families to access for their children.  Families have two options to access meals on school days:
 
Grab & Go Meals
Pre-Order Meals
 
*As of January 21, 2021 meal pick up times will be adjusted due to dismissal times for our elementary schools.
   
Meals are provided at no cost thanks to the extension of a nationwide waiver authorized by USDA. This waiver will be in effect for the entire 2020-21 school year.

For more information contact the Nutrition Services Office at 425-456-4507 or nutrition@bsd405.org

 

COVID-19 Information 

Visit the KingCounty.gov website for the latest information and updates and COVID-19 outbreak summary.

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Support Our PTA Online
Amazon Smile
Did you know?? Puesta del Sol Elementary PTA is on Amazon Smile!  
 
Amazon donates a percentage of your Amazon Smile purchases back to us when you select the Puesta del Sol PTA here:  

Happy Shopping!
 
 

Give with Bing + PTA
Introducing a new way to give support to your Puesta del Sol PTA through Give with Bing
 
Join Microsoft Rewards, and your Bing searches will earn Rewards points that are automatically donated directly to Puesta del Sol PTA. Don't forget to make sure you connect to our school's PTA before you begin your Bing searches.

Like the PTA on Facebook

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Like our Puesta del Sol PTA page on Facebook.


Parent-Organized Facebook Groups
 

Puesta del Sol Elementary- All Grade Parent Discussion

Puesta del Sol School Garden

Puesta del Sol Class of 2033 (Kindergarten)

Puesta del Sol Class of 2032 (1st grade)

Puesta del Sol Class of 2031 (2nd grade)

Puesta del Sol Class of 2030 (3rd grade)

Puesta del Sol Class of 2029 (4th grade)

Puesta del Sol Class of 2028 (5th grade)

* Please note: Individual Facebook groups for each class are parent-organized and are not PTA-sponsored.


Awards & Who We Recognize

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In-Person Learning for 1st Grade Begins
In-Person Learning for 1st Grade Begins

Date:
Monday, January 25
7:00p General PTA Meeting
General PTA Meeting

Date:
Wednesday, January 27
Time:
7:00p - 8:30p
Passport Check Day
Passport Check Day

Date:
Thursday, January 28
4:30p PTA Zumba for Kids | K-2
PTA Zumba for Kids | K-2

Date:
Thursday, January 28
Time:
4:30p - 5:00p
Where:
Zoom

5:15p PTA Zumba for Kids | 3-5
PTA Zumba for Kids | 3-5

Date:
Thursday, January 28
Time:
5:15p - 5:45p
Where:
Zoom
No School - Non-Student Day
No School - Non-Student Day

Date:
Friday, January 29
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In-Person Learning for Kindergarten Begins
In-Person Learning for Kindergarten Begins

Date:
Monday, February 1
4:30p Grow Your Mind: Meet the Scientist!
Grow Your Mind: Meet the Scientist!

Date:
Thursday, February 4
Time:
4:30p - 5:30p
5:30p Paint Night!
Paint Night!

Date:
Friday, February 5
Time:
5:30p - 7:00p
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