Issaquah Schools Foundation Dining for Kids
Dining for Kids   restaurant partners generously guarantee a portion of the day's proceeds as a donation to the Issaquah Schools Foundation that provides multiple forms of support to Issaquah School District students, including food aid.   November 6:  Chinoise Sushi Bar & Asian Grill December 4:  Ohana Eastside   ... read full article
Author:
Cindy Kelm 
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9/20/2019-12/4/2019

ISD Transportation Department Weather Emergency Notification Bulletin
ISD Transportation Department Weather Emergency Notification Bulletin Watch your mailbox starting October 2 for the ISD 2019-2020 school year Emergency Transportation Bulletin. This mailer includes information on snow routes and stops, as well as program cancellations and schedule changes due to inclement weather. The bulletin also includes information on how to find out about school delays or closure.  For more information, including a link to the electronic version of the bulletin, please click here ... read full article
Author:
Cindy Kelm 
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10/10/2019-2/28/2020
Membership Meeting - September 19th9/6/20199/19/2019
Membership Meeting - September 19th
Gibson Ek PTSA is seeking to fill the position of Vice President! Join us for our first membership meeting of this school year. We are still seeking to fill the role of Vice President. Nominations will be taken from the floor prior to holding an election. Until then, Cindy Kelm has been appointed as the Interim Vice President until a Vice President has been elected.   General Membership Meeting & Welcome BBQ September 19th, 6pm The Feinsilber's Home.  Check calendar for location and sign up link! We look forward to seeing you! ... read full article
Can you recognize the signs of depression?Cindy Kelm11/5/201911/7/2019
Can you recognize the signs of depression?
  Can you recognize the signs of depression?  Join the Issaquah School District community forum Nov 7 at Issaquah HS for  How to Keep Your Teen Safe . Forefront’s LEARN Saves Lives Training offers skills and confidence to empower you to guide caring conversations with peers, friends and family, to move toward hope, recovery and survival. Find out more at  http://ParentWiser.org/events . Parents hope their own teen won't be affected by issues like suicide, but statistics show that 1 out of 6 teens have had thoughts about ending their lives. Come to a very important meeting on  Thursday, November 7th ... read full article
Welcome Back Membership Meeting & BBQ9/6/20199/19/2019
Welcome Back Membership Meeting & BBQ
Welcome Back!     We invite you to  JOIN US   at our first General Membership Meeting & Welcome BBQ :   Thursday, September 19th, 6pm Feinsilber Residence:  4156 187th Ave SE, Issaquah Meet your fellow Gibson Ek parents and learn more about PTSA and Gibson Ek. We will be providing grilled fare (burgers, hot dogs).  Please bring a side dish or dessert to share (sign up here) . ( Please, no pork or shellfish .) Not yet a member or haven't renewed yet?   No problem! You can  join/renew online  24/7 or  print a paper form  and bring it (and ... read full article
ParentWiser: Normal Sucks!Cindy Kelm9/18/201910/23/2019
ParentWiser: Normal Sucks!
Normal Sucks!    How to Live, Learn, and Thrive Outside the Lines Confessional and often hilarious, inspirational writer Jonathan Mooney talks about how normal sucks and different does not mean deficient — and we shouldn't be striving for, or enforcing, normalcy on anyone. With humor, knowledge and hope, he meditates on neuro-diversity, offering the radical message that we should stop trying to fix people and start empowering them to succeed.   Tuesday, October 22nd, 7-8:30pm at the Skyline High School Theater.  For more information and to register:  http: //ParentWiser.org Free for  PTSA members in Issaquah School District, non-members $10 donation ... read full article
We Need YOU!Cindy Kelm9/4/20199/24/2019
We Need YOU!
Are you looking for a way to help out? Meet other parents? Make a difference? Join us! We are in need of people for these specific positions, but if something else is your jam, let us know!!!  We are looking for chairs for these positions: Communications eNews Family & Community Engagement (FACE) Newsletter Nominating Committee Outreach Senior Planning   ... read full article
Screenagers Next ChapterCindy Kelm10/10/201910/23/2019
Screenagers Next Chapter
Screenagers Next Chapter:  Uncovering Skills for Stress Resilienc e Free Showing Oct 22 at Liberty Performing Arts Center  Maywood Middle School is hosting a FREE showing of Screenagers  Next Chapter: Uncovering Skills for Stress Resilienc e at Liberty High School. It is a film by the makers of  Screenagers: Growing up in the Digital Age  and is about helping young people thrive in our screen and stress-fill world. Filmmaker and physician Delaney Ruston uses a personal lens and professional eye to help us all flip the script on stress, anxiety and depression.    Tuesday, October 22 nd  at the Liberty ... read full article
Issaquah Schools Foundation Dining for KidsCindy Kelm9/20/201912/4/2019
Issaquah Schools Foundation Dining for Kids
Dining for Kids   restaurant partners generously guarantee a portion of the day's proceeds as a donation to the Issaquah Schools Foundation that provides multiple forms of support to Issaquah School District students, including food aid.   November 6:  Chinoise Sushi Bar & Asian Grill December 4:  Ohana Eastside   ... read full article
Healthy Kids-Healthy Community InitiativeCindy Kelm9/4/20199/9/2019
Healthy Kids-Healthy Community Initiative
September 9, 2019, 7 to 9 pm at the King County Library Service Center.   Come listen, learn and share how Issaquah can address the key issues facing our youth. This will be a panel on the Healthy Kids-Healthy Community discussion hosted by the Kiwanis Club of Issaquah.   The panel includes Ron Thiele; Issaquah Schools Superintendent, Scott Behrbaum; Issaquah Chief of Police and Cori Walters; Issaquah Food & Clothing Bank Executive Director.  https://www.issaquahwa.gov/Calendar.aspx?EID=8636 ... read full article
ISD Transportation Department Weather Emergency Notification BulletinCindy Kelm10/10/20192/28/2020
ISD Transportation Department Weather Emergency Notification Bulletin
ISD Transportation Department Weather Emergency Notification Bulletin Watch your mailbox starting October 2 for the ISD 2019-2020 school year Emergency Transportation Bulletin. This mailer includes information on snow routes and stops, as well as program cancellations and schedule changes due to inclement weather. The bulletin also includes information on how to find out about school delays or closure.  For more information, including a link to the electronic version of the bulletin, please click here ... read full article