Mar 14 2018

PTSA News – March 2018

AUCTION RAISES $88,000!
Thank you for choosing to support our Pathfinder adventures through your generous giving at our school auction and by purchasing Group Events. This money goes a long way in helping the PTSA fund many incredible programs and needs at our school. To read more: https://www.pathfinderk8ptsa.org/thanks-adventure-huge-success


GROUP EVENTS—MORE ADVENTURES TO COME
Group events are awesome adventures put on by staff and parents for both kids and adults. There are many events going on from now until August and it’s a great way to have fun with friends while supporting our community. To see a full list: https://pfk8.schoolauction.net/auction2018/tickets/ticket_sales.


FUND-A-NEED 2018—A WHOLE NEW ADVENTURE
This year’s fund-a-need was based on community and community building and guess what? Our community went all out in raising over $14,000 to be divided between four different needs. To read more about it: https://www.pathfinderk8ptsa.org/auction/building-community. If you donated, make sure to see if your company will match your donation. Questions: contact PTSA treasurer, Chau Robertson at treasurer@pathfinderk8ptsa.org.


AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM—SPRING QUARTER  / COORDINATOR NEEDED FOR FALL
We are restructuring and evaluating our program. The Spring Quarter will have limited classes and more information will be available in late March with classes starting after Spring Break in April. We are also in need of a coordinator to take over for Fall. For more information, contact us at president@pathfinderk8ptsa.org.


SPIRIT WEAR—COMING SOON!
A new order has been placed and will soon be available to purchase.


Upcoming PTSA Events


EARTH PROJECT WORK PARTY—SATURDAY, MARCH 31st / 10AM-12PM / PATHFINDER GARDEN
Come join us to help prep the garden for our Spring Garden Build in April.


SCIENCE FAIR—THURSDAY, APRIL 19th


APRIL GENERAL MEETING—TUESDAY, APRIL 24th / 6:30-8:30PM / PATHFINDER LIBRARY
Our guest speaker will be Jo Langford, local therapist, sex educator and dad. Jo spoke several years ago at our school and is back by request. He will present to us “Digital Parenting for Digital Kids.” Up your parenting game with understanding “platinum rules” of behaving online with an audience and the “Three M’s” of a high-quality conversation about what their online interactions actually look like. www.beheroes.net


Volunteer Opportunities
Interested in getting more involved? Our PTSA board is looking for a Fundraising Chair and Volunteer Chair for next year. Please contact Ginny and Laura for more information at president@pathfinderk8ptsa.org


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Questions/Comments:  Contact PTSA Co-Presidents Ginny Woo and Laura Murray: president@pathfinderk8ptsa.org