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Math Challenge #5 - Due 2pm
Math Challenge #5 - Due 2pm

Date:
Wednesday, December 11
9:25a PTSA Board Meeting
PTSA Board Meeting

Date:
Wednesday, December 11
Time:
9:25a - 11:20a
Where:
Commons
Math Challenge #5 - Solution Available 6pm
Math Challenge #5 - Solution Available 6pm

Date:
Friday, December 13
Math Challenge #6 - Available Online 3pm
Math Challenge #6 - Available Online 3pm

Date:
Friday, December 13
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Winter Sing Along Assembly
Winter Sing Along Assembly

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Friday, December 20
PTSA Gingerbread Houses
PTSA Gingerbread Houses

Date:
Friday, December 20
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YMCA Vendor Enrichment Session 3 - Register by December 20!
After-school programs held  AT BLACKWELL!  Wholly Lego-building, Batman! Did you hear about the after-school programs held right at Blackwell??    GYMNASTICS - BASKETBALL - LEGOS - ART - KITCHEN SCIENCE FUN!     YMCA VENDOR ENRICHMENT SESSION 3 SCHEDULE January 6 - February 28 Register HERE  by December 20! Monday - Gymnastics with Jet's Gymnastics - 3:50 PM Tuesday - Lego Engineering and Coding - 3:50 PM Wednesday - Aladdin with Small Hands on Art - 2:20 PM Thursday - Hoop it Up with the YMCA - 3:50 PM Friday - Kitchen Science! - 3:50 PM ... read full article

Blackwell Yearbooks on Sale NOW!
Blackwell Yearbooks are on Sale! Blackwell Yearbooks are on SALE NOW!   Our Yearbook ID Code:  5479420   For those of you who are new to Blackwell and/or yearbooks, our annual Blackwell yearbooks are hard-copy books published at the end of the year that feature Blackwell students participating in fun and memorable (organized or unorganized) activities in and around our school during the 2019-2020 school year. It's a wonderful keepsake and full of fun memories to look back on and to share with friends and family.    Purchase yours today!  Blackwell Yearbooks are on  SALE NOW!   Our Yearbook ID Code: ... read full article

Blackwell Math Challenge
  Math Challenge #5 & #6 Math Challenge #5 solutions and Math Challenge #6 will be online this Friday, December 13 - you will find them  here!   Some things to remember: 1. Please make sure the student's name is written on the worksheet. 2. Please staple all the pages together if the name is not written on each page. 3. Math Challenge worksheets submitted on or after the Friday when the solution is available online will not be counted towards the prizes or certificates. Questions about the program? Please contact our Math Challenge Chair, Grace Le at mathchallenge@blackwellptsa. org ... read full article

Blackwell PTSA Teacher & Staff Monthly Luncheons Need YOU!
    Some Background Our Blackwell teachers and staff are simply amazing! Providing positive energy and inspiration to our kiddos on a daily basis. It's a big job!  Remember how hard summer break was (well, for some of us)? There are times where we just can't thank our Blackwell teachers and staff enough! For that, we have Blackwell Monthly Teacher & Staff Luncheons! A marvelous opportunity to show our appreciation throughout the school year! The easiest volunteer opportunity that will instantly warm your heart! Simply sign up using this form for any one (or all - or some) of our ... read full article

Blackwell Dinner & Auction Gala
  Join us February 1, 2020 for a fabulous party with a purpose! The Blackwell PTSA Roaring ‘20s in 2020 Dinner & Auction Gala will be a night filled with great music, friends old and new, delicious food and bidding excitement.   Visit our Web site for more details and to RSVP for your ticket to the event – this will be a night of fun and surprises you won’t want to miss.  http://bit.ly/BlackwellAuction_2020 ... read full article

Blackwell Green Team Initiative
From Your Blackwell Green Team: It's OUR PLANET and OUR RESPONSIBILITY!   NO MORE SINGLE-USE WATER BOTTLES AT BLACKWELL (please!)   Great news! Blackwell's Green Team is launching its first initiative and we feel like you are going to be just as excited about it as we are!  At some point, each of us has either read or seen how single-use plastic bottles are wreaking havoc on our oceans, its sea-life and, on a local level, taking up a significant amount of landfill space. We need to do what we can to help! TOGETHER , let's do our part and move ... read full article

Ellipsis Academy Math Challenge Tournament
Calling All Mathletes Grade 2 - 5 The student registration for the Math Challenge Tournament this year is now available! All students in grade 2 to 5 are invited. Below are schools nearby us that are hosting the tournament and the links to register. Don’t miss it! Seats are limited. Information about the tournament (format, awards, and divisions) can be found here: MATH CHALLENGE TOURNAMENT   NOTES Fee : $20 per student Once you've registered, you will immediately receive  an email confirmation containing a link  to download practice materials (2018 MCT papers).   If you didn't see the confirmation email, please ... read full article

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Blackwell Gingerbread House Competition
  Blackwell's Annual Gingerbread House Contest will be held on Friday December 20!    You and your child do not need to be expert decorators 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 their favorite. Awards will be given to the top 3 houses in each grade - and there will be a TROPHY for the overall winner!  REGISTER NOW ... read full article

International Night at Blackwell
International Night at Blackwell Get Involved! Attend! Enjoy! Thursday, January 16, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM    Please join your Blackwell community in the gym/commons area by sharing and celebrating your culture, country, history, and traditions with fellow students and families.    ALL students and their families are welcome to host, perform or simply attend the event to learn about our school's rich diversity!    This is a fun, free, educational, child-centered evening open to all.    **A sign-up form will be coming home soon for you to volunteer to share at this wonderful event!**   Learn about how to ... read full article

Blackwell PTSA "Roaring '20s in 2020" Auction Gala
Blackwell PTSA "Roaring '20s in 2020" Auction Gala February 1, 2020 - 5:30 p.m. Roaring '20s or Cocktail Attire Sahalee Country Club     The Auction Team is happy to announce that the Blackwell Auction Web Site is live.   Purchase tickets to RSVP , find the night's schedule, donate an item, make a cash donation, sponsor a teacher's admission or sponsor the event, preview auction items (coming soon) and more!   bit.ly/BlackwellAuction_2020   ... read full article

Auction Gala Procurement
    The most important part of an auction are the items that we procure from businesses and the donations we receive from families. Use your connections to find one-of-a-kind opportunities! Here are some ideas for items:   Sporting event/experience tickets Vacation home opportunities Travel opportunities Special services (gardening, estate services, etc) Gift cards Play or concert tickets Sporting equipment Hosted dinners Wine or wine tasting Meeting or outing with a celebrity Hot air balloon ride Staycation package Favorite restaurant Microsoft Experiences for kids Police/Fireman experience Local TV/Radio experience Special Tours (Space Needle, Stadiums, etc Special backstage meet & greet ... read full article

BLACKWELL PTSA AMAZON SMILES & EVERYTHING PARTY PROGRAMS
There are a number of ways we raise money for Blackwell - in addition to event fundraisers, there are other avenues including, AMAZON and local stores! If you shop using AMAZON.COM and/or at EVERYTHING PARTY! please read the following!   AMAZON SMILES! Each time you shop on Amazon 0.5% of the purchase price from your eligible AmazonSmile purchase can be donated to Elizabeth Blackwell Elementary.  Go to:  https://smile.amazon.com  and select Elizabeth Blackwell PTSA to get started. We encourage you to read up on the Amazon Smiles program, by clicking here.  to learn more about this wonderful way to shop!   EVERYTHING PARTY!  Mention Blackwell at the check-out ... read full article

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