Meany PTSA Weekly Newsletter 2/15/2019

Briefly Getting Back to Business

Wow! What a wild couple of weeks we've had. Hopefully everyone stayed warm and dry during our very wet and snowy weather. Just when things seem to be getting back on track, it is time for February break. 

Due to the numerous snow days, many events from earlier in the week have been rescheduled to the week after the break. Please read on for updates.

Reminder: there will be no school this Monday, Feb. 18 - Friday, Feb. 22. 

Have a wonderful break!

In this issue…

  • Snowmaggedon- Are you wondering how snow days will affect the school calendar?

  • Thank You Seattle Voters - Both Levies Approved

  • National African American Parent Involvement Day at Meany- Rescheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 26th

  • PTSA Board Meeting - Wednesday, Feb. 27th

  • Sweet Treats for Meany Teachers and Staff

  • Photos for the Meany Yearbook

  • Miller Community Center News

  • Meany Safe Crossing - Thursday, Feb. 28th

  • Grade Level Reps

  • Upcoming Events and Meetings

Meany PTSA Weekly Newsletter 2/1/2019

Hello February!

February is shaping up to be a busy month. Next week is Black Lives Matter at School Week. Please consider attending our Race and Equity Team Meeting or participating in National African American Parent Involvement Day. Spring Musical Auditions are ongoing, Coyote Central invites students to participate in their CityWorks art opportunities, and Meany Spring Sports are on the horizon. Read on to find all the ways that you and your student can get involved!

In this issue…

  • Audition for Meany’s Spring Musical

  • National African American Parent Involvement Day- February 11

  • Honor Roll Reception

  • Ultimate Frisbee Deadline is Today!

  • Meany Spring Sports Update

  • Apply to be a CityWorks Artist at Coyote Central

  • Classroom Volunteers Needed

  • Grade Level Rep Information

  • Upcoming Dates and Events

Meany PTSA Weekly Newsletter 1/25/2019

Here comes a new semester...

That's a wrap! Next Thursday our Meany students will begin an exciting new semester. The year sure is flying by! Please make note that there is no school on Wednesday, Jan. 30th, as it is a day between semesters. Read on to find information about many school happenings, community events, and opportunities to get involved.

In this issue…

  • Courtyard Garden Project Update

  • Ultimate Frisbee Sign Up Deadline- February 1st

  • Yearbook Photos Needed!

  • Looking for Classroom Volunteers

  • Nominating Committee for PTSA Board

  • Become a Better Advocate for Our Schools!

  • “Option Schools” High School Tours and Open Houses

  • Miller Community Center Track and Field

  • After School Teen Program at Miller Community Center

  • Miller Community Center Family Game Night- Feb. 8th

  • Coyote Central- Winter Session and Mid Winter Break Camps

  • Grade Level Reps

  • Upcoming Events and Meetings

Meany PTSA Weekly Newsletter 1/18/2019

It's a short week next week...  

Reminder: there is no school on Monday 1/21 in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. The end of the semester is approaching quickly (the last day of the term is Tuesday, January 29), so please encourage your students to get caught up on any late or make-up school work next week. Read on to learn about more opportunities to get involved in your school community, information about after school clubs, and more. We hope that everyone enjoys the 3-day weekend.

In this issue…

  • Nominating Committee for PTSA Board

  • Meany Middle School Info Night for Central Area Families

  • Volunteer Opportunities in the New Semester

  • Snack Donations Requested

  • Register Now for Spring Ultimate Frisbee

  • Yearbook Club at Meany

  • Sewing Club Schedule

  • Title IX Task Force- Parent Participants Wanted

  • Live Entertainment in West Seattle This Sunday!

  • Grade Level Reps

  • Upcoming Events and Meetings

Meany PTSA Newsletter 1/11/2019

Welcome Back!

We hope you had a wonderful Winter Break!  Our Meany students have jumped right back into things this week and are working towards wrapping up the first semester.  Read on to find out about upcoming tours of Meany, Garfield, and The Center School.  We also have updates on Sewing Club, Yearbook Club, Spring Ultimate Frisbee and Stage Club.  There are lots of ways for you and your student(s) to get involved at Meany this semester.  Please join in!   

In this issue…

  • Open House and Daytime Tour for Prospective New Families

  • Meany Middle School Info Night for Central Area Families

  • Thank You For Supporting the Annual Fund!

  • Sewing Club Schedule

  • Yearbook Club at Meany

  • Time for Ultimate Frisbee Spring Registration

  • Meany Stage Club Wish List  

  • Looking for Ways to Get Involved?

  • Incoming 9th Grade Night at Garfield High School

  • Open Houses at The Center School

  • January Levy Meeting

  • Grade Level Reps

  • Upcoming Events and Meetings

Meany PTSA Newsletter 11/9/2018

Let's keep building this amazing Meany Community!
Please consider donating to the Meany Annual Fundvolunteering and getting the word out about next weekend's International Food and Gift Marketplace or making some food for our awesome teachers on Conference Night. There's always an opportunity to help out or join in, and there's always a lot going on at Meany. 

In this issue…

  • Meany’s International Food & Gift Marketplace is NEXT Saturday

  • Volunteer for the Upcoming Marketplace

  • Annual Fund Update

  • Girls and Boys Basketball Try Outs

  • Snacks Needed for Teacher Conference Night

  • Friends of Meany Ski Bus Information

  • Meany Talent Show

  • Meany Open House and Tour Dates

  • Grade Level Reps

  • A Message from Meany’s Attendance Office

  • Support Meany’s Sister School

  • Seattle Public Safety Survey

  • Upcoming Events and Meetings

Meany PTSA Newsletter 11/2/2018

So Long, October
November is going to be a busy month! Please make time to Vote, consider donating to the Meany Annual Fund, get registered for the Ski Bus (new details below), attend the first annual Meany International Food and Gift Marketplace (we need lots of volunteers), read about Meany's AWARD WINNING drumline, and so much more.

In this issue…

  • Contribute to the Annual Fund

  • International Food & Gift Marketplace- Vendor Deadline

  • Volunteers Needed for International Food & Gift Marketplace

  • Meany’s BWB Drumline

  • Improving Communication with Grade Level Reps

  • Get Out the Vote! Monday, Nov. 5th Voting Party

  • Meany PTSA Voices Support for Proposition 1

  • National PTSA Reflections Art Competition

  • Friends of Meany Ski Bus- New Details and Registration Info

  • LGBTQ Families Dinner Next Thursday at Meany

  • Open House- The Center School- Nov. 15th

  • Upcoming Events

  • Upcoming Meetings

Meany PTSA Newsletter 10/26/2018

Let's Keep the Momentum Going! 
Show your Meany pride with Spirit Week, a donation to the Meany Annual Fund (every dollar counts!), attendance at any one of our upcoming events (International Food and Gift Marketplace, Talent Show, Winter Concert, etc.) or by volunteering in the school.  Your support matters!

In this issue:

  • Spirit Week

  • Contribute to the Annual Fund

  • International Food & Gift Marketplace Updates

  • Picture Day Update

  • Meany Talent Show- Save the Date!

  • In-School Volunteer Opportunities

  • Upcoming Events

  • Upcoming Meetings

Meany PTSA Newsletter 10/19/2018

Thanks for your support! 
Meany sure is a busy place with lots going on. We rely so much on volunteers for many of our clubs and events and would love to see some new volunteer faces! We would like to remind families to follow the Meany PTSA webpage and Meany PTSA Facebook page to get the best information about what is going on at Meany and how to support the school. See below for an opportunity to help out on Picture Day (next Thursday), plus there will soon be opportunities to volunteer on a regular basis during the school day. Your involvement is very much appreciated! 

In this Newsletter…

  • Picture Day Info/Volunteers Needed

  • Spirit Wear Order Deadline Extended

  • Race and Equity Team Meeting This Coming Monday

  • LGBTQ Families Dinner at Meany in November

  • In School Volunteer Opportunities

  • Meany Stage Club

  • Vendor Application Deadline for Meany International Marketplace

  • Meany Sewing Club Begins This Coming Wednesday

  • Ski Bus Information

  • Special Education Parent Group Information

Meany PTSA Newsletter 10/12/2018

Happy Sunny Friday! 
Enjoy the lovely autumn forecast and take a quick peak at the wide variety of things happening at Meany. Picture Day is on the horizon, we have new opportunites for Girls in Engineering, Math and Science (GEMS), exciting updates on the Meany International Food and Gift Marketplace, opportunites to get involved in the Meany Race and Equity Team and Building Leadership Team and so much more...

  • Picture Day

  • Order Your Meany Spirit Wear

  • Race & Equity Team Meeting

  • Seeking a 6th Grade Parent Rep for Meany’s BLT (Building Leadership Team)

  • Meany Stage Club Has Begun

  • International Food & Gift Marketplace- Updates

  • Meany Sewing Club Seeks Donations

  • Girls in Engineering, Math & Science (GEMS) Program

  • Ski Bus at Meany

  • Special Education Parent Group

  • Manage Your Messages from SPS