About Us

Pathfinder K-8 PTSA proudly serves Pathfinder K-8 School in Seattle, Washington. The PTSA supports our Pathfinder students in many ways from advocacy, to activities, to classroom supplies. We welcome everyone.

Pathfinder K-8 PTSA Mailing Address

Pathfinder PTSA
Attention: Treasurer
1910 SW Genesee St
Seattle, WA 98106

Phone: (206) 252-9710
Fax: (206) 252-9711

Pathfinder K-8 PTSA Tax ID

Pathfinder K-8 PTSA is a tax-exempt organization under IRS Code 501(c)(3).  Our official name for tax purposes is Pathfinder PTSA, and our ID is 91-1598827.  For tax inquiries, including tax ID number and receipts for donations made to the organization, please contact the Pathfinder PTSA Treasurer at treasurer@pathfinderk8ptsa.org.


Learn More About the Pathfinder PTSA

Board Members

2019-2020 Pathfinder PTSA Board Members

July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020 Term

Executive Board

President:  Susan Elderkin (president at pathfinderk8ptsa dot org)

Vice President:  Holly Rikhof (vicepresident at pathfinderk8ptsa dot org)

Secretary:  Danielle Heckert (secretary at pathfinderk8ptsa dot org)

Co-Treasurers:  Jennifer Girou and Serai Batolein (treasurer at pathfinderk8ptsa dot org)

Committee Chairs

Communications Chair: 

Mission and Beliefs

Pathfinder PTSA Mission

Pathfinder PTSA serves the Pathfinder K-8 school community as a powerful voice for all children, a meaningful resource for families, and as a strong advocate for the education and well-being of every child inside and outside the classroom.

We believe… ACADEMICS: Students are best served when staff has ample resources to create …

Pathfinder PTSA Standing Rules

Approved 10/23/18

1.  Identification

a.  The name of the PTA unit shall be “Pathfinder PTSA”; the local unit number is 15.115.

b.  The Pathfinder PTSA serves the children at Pathfinder K-8 in Seattle, Washington. The mission of Pathfinder PTSA is: “Building community through events, funding of special projects and support of teachers, staff, parents …