Elizabeth Blackwell PTSA
Blackwell PTSA Used Book Drive
  Blackwell PTSA Used Book Drive is Happening Now!   OKAY! Now is the time to channel your inner Marie Kondo and see if those old children's books or puzzles are still bringing you or anyone in your home joy. If not, consider bringing those books to Blackwell and bring joy to our upcoming Blackwell PTSA Used Book Drive.   We are currently accepting your used children's books (ages 0 - 16 of all genres) and puzzles from January 7 -  January 25.  Bins will be located by the school's office or you may send in your used books with your ... read full article
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Math Challenge 6!12/10/201812/24/2018
Math Challenge 6!
Hooray! Math Challenge #6 is out and ready for your Blackwell student to check it out! Take a peek!  https://www.mathinaction.org/current-math-challenge.html Solutions are due December 20th!   ... read full article
Blackwell PTSA Used Book Drive1/10/20191/25/2019
Blackwell PTSA Used Book Drive
  Blackwell PTSA Used Book Drive is Happening Now!   OKAY! Now is the time to channel your inner Marie Kondo and see if those old children's books or puzzles are still bringing you or anyone in your home joy. If not, consider bringing those books to Blackwell and bring joy to our upcoming Blackwell PTSA Used Book Drive.   We are currently accepting your used children's books (ages 0 - 16 of all genres) and puzzles from January 7 -  January 25.  Bins will be located by the school's office or you may send in your used books with your ... read full article
Blackwell Gingerbread House Contest - December 2111/11/201812/21/2018
Blackwell Gingerbread House Contest - December 21
Blackwell's Annual Gingerbread House Contest Friday, December 21!        You and your child do not need to be expert decorators (note: the gingerbread Seattle skyline image was designed by local Seattle architects - the picture has been provided for inspiration!) or bakers to participate. Kits can be purchased at the store and are easy to complete. You just need candy, frosting, and a little bit of imagination.  Just bear in mind that your gingerbread creation must be at least 75% gingerbread.   Every student will have a chance to admire the gingerbread houses and vote for his/her favorite. Awards will be given to the top 3 ... read full article
Scholastic Book Fair - Thank You!!Estra Silver10/21/201810/31/2018
Scholastic Book Fair - Thank You!!
Our Enchanted Forest Scholastic Book Fair was a great success! A big THANK YOU to all our AMAZING parent and student volunteers that participated in the book fair and helped us reach our goal! We couldn’t have done it without everyone’s participation and generosity.   A HUGE shout-out to our “creative director” Rebeca Otto and her special helpers for transforming the library into an enchanted forest that kept everyone mesmerized!  Thank you, Rebeca! ... read full article
Math Challenge!Estra Silver10/7/201810/11/2018
Math Challenge!
The Math Challenge is back! Math Challenge 2 (MC2) is out today and is due on the 11th of October.  Solutions are out on the 19th of October.  Challenges can be turned into the Blackwell Office. Here is the link: http://www.mathinaction.org/elizabeth-blackwell-elementary.   ... read full article
School Photos & Yearbooks - Order Now!Estra Silver10/6/201810/20/2018
School Photos & Yearbooks - Order Now!
There's still time to order your student's school pictures and yearbooks! School Photos: Just go to the Lifetouch website, enter the picture day id and place your order. Details below! Website: mylifetouch.com Picture Day ID: LS118038Q0   School Yearbooks: Order online:   Lifetouch   Yearbook ID Code:  5479419                ... read full article
Fun Run: Update!Estra Silver10/6/201810/21/2018
Fun Run: Update!
Last call for Fun Run donations and corporate matches!  To ensure your student receives credit for your corporate match, you need to get your matching request in now!  We will be calculating the final donation totals (and awarding prizes!) based on reports we receive in October and November.  Even better, if you have a receipt or can request one, please send it to  waysandmeans@blackwellptsa. org   so we can have a record.   Remember to select "Ellzabeth Blackwell PTSA" as the recipient of your donation.  If you selected "Blackwell Elementary," please send a copy of your receipt to  waysandmeans@blackwellptsa. org . ... read full article
October is Walk to School Month!Estra Silver9/23/201810/31/2018
October is Walk to School Month!
October is Walk to School Month!   Beginning Monday, October 4th,  students are encouraged to walk, bike or scooter to school, and record their progress in the calendars that will be coming home shortly. We'll have fun activities on some of the days, and give prizes to walkers on select days too. For kids that take the bus, as long as they walk to and from the bus stop, they are counted as walkers! So lace up. Velcro, or slip on your walking shoes, Bobcats , and stay tuned for more information   ... read full article