PTSA e-news.

May 6th, 2019


ParentWiser Presents


Reduce Academic Stress w/o Sacrificing Achievement

May 6th 7-8:30pm at Skyline HS

May 7th 10-11:30am at Kidstage Village Theatre in Issaquah


Reduce Academic Stress w/o Sacrificing Achievement, by School Program Director Mary Hofstedt of CHALLENGE SUCCESS, a non-profit organization affiliated with the Stanford University Graduate School of Education. This interactive workshop based on the Well Balanced Student by Challenge Success helps parents focus on your child's needs while growing up, establish a healthier home environment, and increase your child's resilience, creativity, and well-being.  For parents of K-12; free for PTSA members in Issaquah School District, $10 donation for non-members.  

Register at


What is your biggest parenting challenge?  Please help the ParentWiser committee plan for next year's speaker series by responding briefly to our very short Annual Parenting Survey HERE!  And we are always seeking volunteers, if you would like to join our team contact .  Thank you!

Staff Appreciation Week

Staff Appreciation Week is May 6-10. The PTSA would like your help in showing our amazing teachers and wonderful staff how much we appreciate all the hard work they do for our children. 


May 10th

We are organizing a potluck to take care of our 90 staff members so they can have a special day. Drop off instructions will be included in your confirmation email. 

Thank you for your interest in helping with this event! 

Sign up here 

Issaquah Schools Foundation’s - Nourish Every Mind

Breakfast, May 14, 2019 at Eastridge Church in Issaquah

Your support is KEY to student success!

You won’t want to miss one of these great Issaquah Schools Foundation events!  Come hear inspiring stories from students and staff who have directly benefited from Foundation investments. 

Join us at the Nourish Every Mind Breakfast and learn how you can make a difference in the lives of Issaquah students!

Register here!

If you have any questions, be sure to let us know at 

Angel Program - Donations are down this year! We need your help!

Donations can be made online throughout the school year.  If you haven't yet contributed and you would like to donate, please click here or send/deliver a check made out to the IMS PTSA to the school and reference the Angel Program in the memo line. Your donation is tax deductible.  100% of the monetary donations go back to the student & their family in the form of gift cards twice a year. 

Thank you for your support.

Leslie Guajardo, Heidi Dickinson and Kelly Cleveland

Co-chairs Angel Program

Do you want your students to get ahead or catch up in their classes?

Every Thursday

Issaquah High School

Brighten Club meets in the Issaquah High School Commons (just inside the doors) and takes place in room 3303 ?every Thursday right after school until 4:00 p.m. High quality help from high schoolers in any subject.  Snacks are provided. 

Sign up here or contact Ms. Street



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