Category: General News

Jan 31

School Bus Strike Begins Thursday

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The school bus strike begins on Thursday, February 1. Go to this Seattle Public School page for more information, and a Frequently Asked Questions.

Jan 25

Send in Your Auction Kid Art

One of the joys of our school auction is incorporating the kids in different ways. Recently, auction packets came home in backpacks with a special art project for your child. Be The Star Of Your Own Story allows your child to draw out the details of a school adventure. Field trips, class projects, favorite classroom moments – …

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Nov 29

School Bus Strike – 11/29

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The following message from Principal David Dockendorf explains the plan at school for tomorrow, 11/29, during the school bus strike. Dear Pathfinder Parents, Good Afternoon, The Teamsters union representing the bus drivers are calling for a 1 day strike for tomorrow, both am and pm with an option to go on strike again if negotiations …

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Nov 04

Follow us on Twitter

We’re on Twitter now! Follow Pathfinder PTSA on Twitter @pathfinderptsa.

Sep 14

Fall After-School Program

Check out the brand new fall 2017 catalog and registration form. The catalog and registration form are online and are coming home with students this week. ALL REGISTRATIONS ARE DUE BY Wednesday September 20, 2017. Classes occur weekly beginning Monday, September 25, 2017. Classes end Friday, December 8. Visit the After-School Program page for more …

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Sep 12

Need an Auction Chair to Get the Magic Started!

Planning for our annual auction needs to get rolling and while several positions are already filled we are still looking for a leader. This is an amazing opportunity to get involved in our community and have a lot of fun—especially if you co-chair it with a friend. The auction is a big part of the PTSA’s …

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Aug 21

Welcome to the New School Year

Hello and Welcome! It is with great enthusiasm we welcome you to a new school year and invite you to get involved. Our vibrant school community is nurtured and shaped by everyone that walks through its doors; and it continues to thrive because of you, and you saying yes.

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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. When does school start/end? The first bell rings at 8:50 and the tardy bell rings at 8:55. Kindergarteners may be …

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Jul 20

New Bell Times for 2017-18 School Year

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Seattle Public Schools has published our new bell times, including early dismissal on Wednesdays.  Check out this link for all the details: 2017-2018 Bell Times   Pathfinder 8:55 a.m. – 3:25 p.m. Wednesday: 8:55 a.m. – 2:10 p.m.    

Jun 10

Approved 2017-2018 Budget

The 2017-2018 budget was approved by the PTSA membership at the June 8 General Membership Meeting. You can peruse the approved budget detail and summary on our Budget and Minutes page.

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