Wanted: STEM Night Helpers! Sheryl Vincent1/8/20201/13/2020
Wanted: STEM Night Helpers!
Hello, Panther Parents! Kirkland Middle School is going BIG on our STEM night this year, and we need your help to pull this off. With over two dozen community and industry partners and student groups participating, we really could use some extra hands to help set up, supervise, and facilitate. From 6 to 8 p.m. on Tues 1/14, we need volunteers to help community groups, students, and industry partners run thhoeir tables. We are also accepting donations for STEM-related door prizes! (Anyone get an extra iPad for Christmas? Hello?) Please click here to volunteer , or donate. And thanks in ... read full article
We Earned Silver, Help Us Earn Gold!Sarah Rock2/6/20203/21/2020
We Earned Silver, Help Us Earn Gold!
Kirkland Middle School PTSA has recently been recognized by Washington State PTA as a Silver Membership Growth Award recipient! PTAs are presented with this award for enrolling members equaling at least 105% of their previous year’s total membership. That means our PTSA is growing! And even better we are less than 5 members away from earning a Gold Membership Growth Award. Thank you to everyone who has become a member so far this year: YOU are the reason our PTSA achieved this award! If you haven’t yet signed up for a 2019-2020 PTSA membership, please consider joining today ! By doing so, you ... read full article
KiMS PTSA 2020-2021 Board NominationsSarah Rock5/5/20205/20/2020
KiMS PTSA 2020-2021 Board Nominations
The 2020 KiMS PTSA Nominating Committee is pleased to submit the following slate of nominees for the 2020-2021 Kirkland Middle School PTSA Board.  President: Yvonne Holecek Treasurer: Peter Madison Secretary: Joelle Harrison VP-Communications: Sarah Rock VP-Student Programs: Karee Oliver VP-Outreach: Maya Chen VP-Ways and Means: Meghan Wright Director Membership: Alpa Parikh Director Advocacy: OPEN The nominating committee has confirmed that the above  nominees  have been PTA members for at least 15 days prior to the election, and meet other requirements as stated in the WSPTA Uniform Bylaws.   The Election of Officers is planned for the virtual Membership meeting on Tuesday, ... read full article
Nominations WantedSarah Rock4/26/20205/6/2020
Nominations Wanted
Want to make a difference? Want greater insight into your student’s school? The KiMS PTSA Nominating Committee is looking for folks to serve on the 2020-2021 PTSA Board. Position descriptions can be found  on our website . All positions can be shared by more than one person! There are other non-elected opportunities to get involved, so don't hesitate to contact us if you're interested. If you are interested and/or would like more information, contact the Nominating Committee at  KiMSNomCom2020@googlegroups.com Caitlin Holmes, Alpa Parikh, Sarah Rock KiMS PTSA Nominating Committee 2020 ... read full article
What is the Walkabout?Sarah Rock10/10/201912/31/2019
What is the Walkabout?
The WalkAbout Program is a parent-staffed program that provides a positive adult presence on campus during peak traffic times. The additional adult presence allows students to feel safe while giving parents the opportunity to volunteer in an area that directly impacts their child's safety. It's a fun and easy way to stay connected to a big part of your child's day. Get started by reviewing the  ONLINE TRAINING . Complete  LWSD Volunteer Approval  process. SIGN UP  to Walkabout. Show up with a smile! :) ... read full article