Meany PTSA News 1/5/18

Come to the Coat Drive tomorrow!

The Meany Coat Drive & Ski Swap will help provide Meany families with warm coats for the winter at no cost. Come tomorrow, Saturday January 6thbetween 9am and noon and browse the selection of coats in all sizes. Pick up one for yourself or for everyone in your family. Coats and volunteers are still needed! Please drop off any new or gently used coats to the office by the end of the school day Friday. Sign up to volunteer if you are able! Learn moreabout the event and how to participate.

Meany Ski Bus registration deadline extended

There is still time to sign up for the Meany Ski Bus! Learn more about the program and download a registration form here. Then just complete the registration and mail it, with a check, directly to Webbski. Please send Rusty a quick email ( when you do so he can keep track of the numbers. NOTE: There is NO SKI BUS TODAY (Friday January 5th) due to a weather-related closure at Snoqualmie Ski Mountain. The program will be extended by one week to accommodate today's cancellation.

Join the Special Education parent group

The Meany Special Education parent group will meet next Wednesday, January 10th at 6:30 pm in the Meany library. Please join us if you have a child with a 504 or IEP, want to learn more about Special Education, or are interested in being an ally for Special Education and supporting this vital part of our diverse school community. Contact Lori Hiltz to RSVP or learn more.

Attend the Race & Equity Team meeting

The next Meany Race and Equity Team meeting will be on Wednesday, January 10th from 6:00 to 7:00 pm in the Meany Cafe. We will be talking about discipline policy and looking at disaggregated discipline data. The Meany Race and Equity Team is a group of parents and teachers dedicated to closing the achievement and opportunity gap. We hope you can join us. Contact John Benner to learn more.

More Spirit Wear available

Back by popular demand! Spirit Wear is available again to order during the month of January. If you missed out on the great items or just want more, download the order form and return with payment (make checks payable to Corporate Promotions) by January 30th.

High School & Beyond Information Night at Meany

Meany and Washington Middle School will be hosting an Open Enrollment and High School and Beyond Night for our 8th grade families and interested members of our community on Wednesday, January 24th from 6:00 to 7:30 pmin the cafeteria. There will be representatives from the Center School, Nova, Garfield, Franklin, Cleveland, Interagency, Summit Sierra and other programs. We will have food, interpreters, and prizes. All are welcome!