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Aug 21

FAQ for New Pathfinder Families

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Welcome to Pathfinder K-8 You have questions, lots of questions . . . Pathfinder PTSA and K-1 Teacher, Genya Scharks, collaborated to prepare this FAQ in the hopes of answering some of your many questions.

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Nov 07

Order your Pathfinder Wreath Online Here!

Order all of your wreaths here online, using this handy form. Thank you for supporting the Outdoor Education program at Pathfinder K-8.     Loading…

Jun 07

Pathfinder Garden Classroom’s summer plans

Summer’s here, but the garden keeps growing. Bring a friend and come water, harvest, and watch our beautiful space unfold! All ages welcome, and please feel free to come even if the slots have filled up. Sign up here: . Updates and garden photos will be posted on the Pathfinder Garden Facebook page at …

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Feb 03

We’re getting so close!

After all the grants and matching, the Pathfinder Community has about $50,000 to raise before we can begin construction. Track our progress with this widget.

Nov 02

Pathfinder honored for its improvements in reading and math

Congratulations to the Pathfinder staff and students for being named a 2014 School of Distinction! From the Center for Educational Effectiveness’ press release: Bellevue WA – October 28, 2014 – Outstanding improvement in reading and math sustained over a five‐year period is the reason that 101 schools in Washington state received the 2014 School of …

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Oct 22

Meet Elk Clan (4/5) teacher, Talia!

Hello! My name is Talia Maas-Howard, and I’m thrilled to be joining the Pathfinder team this year as the 4th/5th grade Elk Clan teacher. I was born and raised in Northern California where I completed my BA in Development Studies at UC Berkeley. I worked in various capacities in the Oakland Unified School District before …

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Oct 17

Important Information about Pathfinder’s Creative Approach Application

Your Building Leadership Team (BLT) and the Pathfinder staff have agreed that this will be the year Pathfinder engages in the application process to become a Creative Approach school. THIS IS A CALL FOR PROPOSALS as to what that approach will be. The process is vigorous and our timeline is tight. However, this may be …

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Jul 06

Bell schedule for 2014-15

With the change in the length of the day and the new, later, start time, we have a new bell schedule for next year. 8:35 First Bell 8:40 Second Bell 11:10 – 11:30 K/1 Lunch 11:30 – 11:50 K/1 Recess 11:25 – 11:45 2/3 Lunch 11:45 – 12:05 2/3 Recess 12:00 – 12:10 MS Lunch …

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