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June 5, 2022 Weekly Bulletin

Upcoming Dates:

June 6                 Book Fair All Week!

5th Gr. Seymour Kaplan Awards 6:30 pm (Zoom)

June 9                 K & 5th to Museum of Flight

June 10               8th Gr. Trip to Family Fun Center 12:00 – 3:00

June 13               Pups to Wolves Celebration 5:00 pm

June 15               Field Day

June 16               8th Gr. Promotion 5:00 pm

June 17               Last Day of School – Early Release 2:25 pm

New Information

1. Book Fair this week in the Hazel Wolf Library! – This year we are partnering with Secret Garden for our fair.  Parents can go to the Secret Garden website at:  https://www.secretgardenbooks.com/hazel-wolf-k-8-book-fair?couponHW

You can shop online or just see what will be available at the Library.  Instructions are available on the landing page of the website.  Students can shop at the Book Fair before school, during lunch recess and after school.  Classes will also be able to browse during their regular library times.  The Fair will also be open Wednesday until 6pm if families would like to shop then.  Dr. V will be accepting credit cards, checks and cash.  A portion of all proceeds will go directly to the Hazel Wolf Library Fund to help build our collection πŸ˜Š

Parent volunteers should sign in at the Front Office and proceed to the library (2nd floor in the NE corner of the building).

2.4th/5th Grade PE Student Survey – All students that participated in the fishing unit in Ms. Sullivan’s PE Class, please complete BOTH online surveys before the end of the school year! Links are below and provide feedback to the foundation who provided us with the equipment and grant funding to pilot this program for the district.

                             Student Pre-Program Survey

                             Student Post-Program Survey

Thank you so much 4th and 5th Graders!  Ms. Sullivan πŸ˜Š

3.Last Day of School – Our tradition has been that staff will line Pinehurst street on the school side to wave good-bye to students leaving on busses and then remain to do the same for family cars after the busses leave at 2:35 for about 10 min.  Feel free to join the celebration and see your teachers for the last time this school year!

Reminders

1.Spirit Week– The entire last week of school will be spirit week!

  • Monday – Pajama Day  
  • Tuesday – Silly hat day
  • Wednesday – Beach Day
  • Thur – Dress to Impress (honoring our graduating 8th graders)
  • Friday – Rainbow Sparkle Day

2.We Need Field Day Volunteers — Field Day is June 15th and we still need parent volunteers for all age groups, but especially middle school! You can sign up here https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0e4ea4ad2eabfdc43-field

Please make sure you have completed your volunteer approval paperwork and are approved as an essential volunteer. Instructions on how to do so can be found here https://www.seattleschools.org/departments/volunteer/

3.PTSA Board Volunteers Needed — The board for next year is almost full, but we have a few open board positions. Please email Tracy Buckingham at familysupport@hazelwolfk8.org for any question or if you want more information or would like to sign up.

Family Support CoordinatorMinimum Expectations:

1.Provide support and direction, check status and make sure project are completed on time to the following committees: 

  • Coat Drive (currently has a lead)
  • Weekly Backpack Food Program (currently has a lead)
  • Vacation Food Drives for Winter and Spring (lead needed) – The lead for this program would organize and set up the Food Drives and coordinate volunteers for collecting, packing and pickup of the food (or if gift cards are done through the school).

2.Work with Counselor(s) and Principal to determine which resources are needed to support Hazel Wolf families.

3.Provide regular status updates to Vice President.

Communications & Marketing Coordinators — We currently have 2 people and would like 1-2 more to either co-lead or assist. Assistance can help with everything or just one area.

Minimum Expectations:

1.Provide support and direction to the following committees: 

  • First-week Kidmail Pack
  • Pawprint
  • Website
  • Facebook/Social Media
  • School Communications
  • PTSA Email List

2.Assist board members and committees in providing marketing/communications ideas for all PTSA related events and activities.

3.Collaborate with other board members and committee leads to determine ongoing marketing and communications needs.

4.Email committee leads weekly to check status on active projects, meet in-person as needed.

5.Provide regular status updates to Vice President.

6.Assist committee leads in making sure project deadlines are met.

We also need a lead for Vacation Food Drives for Winter and Spring. The lead for this program (not a board position) would organize and set up the Food Drives and coordinate volunteers for collecting, packing and pickup of the food (or if gift cards are done through the school).

The Reflections Chair — The lead coordinates participation in the PTA Reflections art contest to encourage students in artistic expression.

  • Register our school for the State and National Reflections program.
  • Develop a Reflections Program planning calendar using council and district PTA due dates; identify key steps to meet the calendar due dates.
  • Publicize the Reflections Program, theme and due dates through the school and PTSA
  • Select impartial, qualified judges and inform judges of the criteria to be used in evaluating/judging Reflections Program entries.
  • Submit school finalists to the council level of the competition

https://www.wastatepta.org/event…/reflections/pta-leaders/

4.Register for Summer Camp! –Hall of Fame Team Camp offers summer camps that aim to recreate the good ‘ol days for our kids. No lectures or forced drills, no phones, tablets, or consoles. We provide the necessary organization, enthusiasm, equipment, and safe environment. The kids bring the pure summer joy!

There are still plenty of spots in our mini-camps for campers ages 5-7yo and we have a handful of spaces left for campers ages 6-12yo in our full day camps! 

Check out our website to register: Hall of Fame Team Camp at Hazel Wolf K-8

5.Hello future Nathan Hale football players! – We areextremely excited for you all to start your journey as a high school student-athlete this coming summer! High school athletics are all about community, commitment, pride, and above all else, creating memories with your close friends while competing in the sport you love.

We have some important dates coming up for the football program soon!

– All incoming freshmen can start participation with the football team on May 31st the day after Memorial Day! This is also the official 1st day of spring football. We will be doing a combination of weightlifting and football related practices Monday

 β€“ Friday starting at 3:45PM after school. – June 8th from 6:30PM – 8:30PM, the new parent & student night at Nathan hale. You can enjoy dinner, get info about sports & clubs, and buy high school spirit wear.

6.Classroom Placements – This year we will be developing class placements for the fall, and those will be the final classes for students, we won’t be rotating around classrooms for the first couple days and then making the classes as we did last year.  We will be building the classrooms around student cohorts which work well together and support each other.  Please trust the professional judgement of our staff and don’t contact them for special requests.

7.Coyote North Summer Calendar – is live and ready for registrations! We have some excitingnew Cooking, Poetry, Acting, Painting, Photography, Woodworking, and Metalworking classes, so check them out! All classes (as always) are pay-what-works-for-you

The summer calendar is attached, and you can register online here: https://coyotecentral.org/register-for-classes

8.Coyote North Summer Kick-off Party – will be on June 16th from 5:30-7:30pm! It is free and open to everyone, so we hope to see you there!

The flyer is attached, and you can register (for a FREE RAFFLE TICKET) here: https://forms.gle/TwXULhEciPxZsJQHA

Please don’t hesitate to reach out with any questions, and please spread the word!

Alex Peterson (she/herProgram + Engagement Manager  PH: (206) 886-2601

9.Ingraham High School Welcome Wagon for Incoming Freshman — Wednesday, June 15th @ 7 pm. This is a GREAT way to get info and sign up for, Performing Arts, Clubs, Boosters, & Athletics. Coaches/athletes & club advisors/officers will meet and greet new Rams and welcome you to our Ramily.

Also FALL REGISTRATION for Athletics will be open starting JUNE 1st. Reminder- fall sports start in August so get on their email list and get your final forms done!

SPORTS PHYSICALS ARE AVAILABLE: Sign up in the teen health center now!

Register at Final Forms: https://seattleschools-wa.finalforms.com/

10.New Family Night at Nathan Hale High School

Wednesday, June 8th

6:30pm – 8:30pm

Incoming NHHS students and families are invited to come to Nathan Hale to meet our coaches and learn about our sports, visit our clubs and activities tables, take a tour of the school and learn more about our parent/guardian organizations. A no-charge pasta dinner for the whole family will be served and Raider Gear (spirit gear) will be available for purchase.  We can’t wait to meet you in person!

The counselors at Nathan Hale have entered classes for students who did not complete registration, by looking at course histories to get correct world language and math levels.  They will print course requests for students at their in person June 8th New Family Night. Families have the opportunity, that night, to view their students course requests and make changes.”

11.8th Grade Field Trip June 10 – $30 School Pay Link   https://schoolpay.com/pay/for/2021–22-Family-Fun-Center-8th-Grade/ScFlS1E  Please contact Ms. Nelsen if you need a partial or full scholarship.