Here’s What’s Happening for the Week of June 20, 2016

THIS WEEK AT Meridian Park

June 23 – 6th Grade Moving On Ceremony – 9:30-11:00am
June 23 – 6th Grade Picnic – 12:00-3:00pm
June 24 – Last Day of School
June 24 – Assembly/Slide Show 9:30 am

LOOKING AHEAD

July 17 – 7th Annual Shoreline Classic Car Show at MP 10am-3pm
Sep. 1 – Back to School BBQ
Sep. 7 – First Day of School
Sep. 15 – Curriculum Night

FROM THE NURSE’S OFFICE
**Medication Reminder**
If your child has medication in the Health Office, please be aware that medications cannot be stored at school over the summer. Parents, please stop by the Health Office to pick up your child’s medications on or before the last day of school. The health office will close at 2:30 PM on Friday, June 24th (the last day of school). Emergency medications (Epi-pens and inhalers) should be picked up on the last day of school. Non-emergency medications (i.e. Tylenol, Ibuprofen) can be picked up before the last day of school.
Medications will NOT be sent home with students. Policy requires that medications left in the Health Office after June 24th will be destroyed. If you need to make special arrangements to pick up your child’s medication, please contact Tama Leahy, Meridian Park School Nurse at 206-393-4124 or  tama.leahy@shorelineschools.org. Thank you!

FROM THE P.E. DEPARTMENT
Please take a minute and let Mr. Alford know how he is doing as the Physical Education teacher at Meridian Park. Follow this link to a short survey. Thank you for taking the time and have a great summer.
https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1O6T-RMAJEltLoXKyaaDbdLLHbE5yyw-t21yrDXb45PA/viewform

7TH ANNUAL SHORELINE CLASSIC CAR SHOW
The 7th Annual Shoreline Classic Car Show will be held from 10:00am to 3:00pm Sunday, July 17 at Meridian Park Elementary. This is Shoreline’s only Seafair-sanctioned event and is produced by Meridian Park PTSA and the Greenwood Knights Car Club. The show will be hosted by Lance Lambert and features musical guest Danny Vernon. Admission is free. For more information, please visit: https://mpptsa.org/shoreline_classic_car_show/.

LOST AND FOUND
Please check lost and found! All items remaining will be donated to The Works on Wednesday, June 22nd.

REFLECTIONS
The PTA Reflections art program will take place next Fall. Think about participating with a creation of visual art, photography, dance, film, literature, or music composition that reflects the theme “What is Your Story?”

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR BACK TO SCHOOL EVENT
The annual Shoreline Back To School event provides school supplies, haircuts, and clothing assistance to Shoreline Public Schools families with low incomes and/or circumstances that make it challenging to their children for school.
The event will be held from 12:30 to 4 p.m. Saturday, August 27 at the North City building, 816 N.E. 190th, Shoreline.

Register for the event here: www.btconsortium.org
Financial donations are welcome! Checks payable to the Back to School Consortium can be mailed to the Center for Human Services, 17018 15th Ave. N.E. in Shoreline.

High quality gently used or new children’s and teen clothing can be dropped off at The WORKS, located in the North City Elementary Portables, 816 NE 190th Street, Shoreline, Wednesday evenings beginning August 3, 6:30 to 8 pm or by appointment by leaving a message on the Shoreline PTA Council, The WORKS voicemail 206-393-4916. A WORKS representative will call you back to arrange a drop off time.

6TH GRADE PARENTS
Plans are being made for the 6th Grade Moving On Ceremony and park picnic on June 23rd! If you would like to participate, please sign up using this link: http://www.perfectpotluck.com/meals.php?t=YGYI8527. .  Questions?  Contact Dana Doerksen at gasbarri@comcast.net

This entry was posted on 06/19/2016, in News.

Here’s What’s Happening for the Week of June 13, 2016

THIS WEEK AT Meridian Park

June 13 – No School – Teacher Work Day
June 17 – Field Day
June 17 – Family Bingo Night 6:30-7:00pm in the MP Cafeteria

LOOKING AHEAD

June 23 – Moving On Ceremony
June 24 – Last Day of School
June 24 – Assembly/Slide Show 9:30 am

END-OF-THE-YEAR LIBRARY BOOK ROUND UP
The end of the school year will be here before we know it. In order to complete an inventory of all library books, we will need them turned in before the last week of school. Below is a schedule to help students return their books.

~ By Tuesday, June 14th, students must have all library books returned to the library.

FIELD DAY – June 17 1:00-3:15PM
Field Day volunteers needed. Contact Matt Reiman at matt.reiman@shorelineschools.org if you are willing and able to help!

BINGO NIGHT! – June 17 6:00-7:30pm in the MP Cafeteria
Natural Leaders Presents: Family Bingo* Night! Celebrate Meridian Park Families
and the end of the school year. All MP families are welcome! Dinner provided but please bring a dessert to share.

*Student Callers! Small Prizes for Bingos and Blackouts

FROM THE P.E. DEPARTMENT
Please take a minute and let Mr. Alford know how he is doing as the Physical Education teacher at Meridian Park. Follow this link to a short survey. Thank you for taking the time and have a great summer.

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1O6T-RMAJEltLoXKyaaDbdLLHbE5yyw-t21yrDXb45PA/viewform

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR BACK TO SCHOOL EVENT
The annual Shoreline Back To School event provides school supplies, haircuts, and clothing assistance to Shoreline Public Schools families with low incomes and/or circumstances that make it challenging to their children for school.
The event will be held from 12:30 to 4 p.m. Saturday, August 27 at the North City building, 816 N.E. 190th, Shoreline.

Register for the event here: www.btconsortium.org
Financial donations are welcome! Checks payable to the Back to School Consortium can be mailed to the Center for Human Services, 17018 15th Ave. N.E. in Shoreline.

High quality gently used or new children’s and teen clothing can be dropped off at The WORKS, located in the North City Elementary Portables, 816 NE 190th Street, Shoreline, Wednesday evenings beginning August 3, 6:30 to 8 pm or by appointment by leaving a message on the Shoreline PTA Council, The WORKS voicemail 206-393-4916. A WORKS representative will call you back to arrange a drop off time.

6TH GRADE PARENTS
Plans are being made for the 6th Grade Moving On Ceremony and park picnic on June 23rd! If you would like to participate, please sign up using this link:  http://www.perfectpotluck.com/meals.php?t=YGYI8527 Questions?  Contact Dana Doerksen at gasbarri@comcast.net.

PTSA REIMBURSEMENT
Attention PTSA volunteers – If you have a request for reimbursement, please turn in all PTSA reimbursement forms and receipts by June 17 so there is enough time to cut a check before the before the PTSA books are closed.

SAVE THE DATE FOR NEXT YEAR!
Sep. 7 – First Day of School
Sep. 15 – Curriculum Night

This entry was posted on 06/12/2016, in News.

Here’s What’s Happening for the Week of June 6, 2016

THIS WEEK AT Meridian Park

June 7 – PTSA Meeting and Volunteer Appreciation

LOOKING AHEAD

June 13 – No School – Teacher Work Day
June 17 – Field Day
June 17 – “Family Bingo Night” 6:30-7:00pm in the MP Cafeteria

PTSA BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETING
Please join us for the last PTSA meeting of the year on Tuesday, June 7 from 6:30-8:00pm. From 6:30-7:00 we will hold a short business meeting and then at 7:00pm hold our volunteer appreciation celebration. All are welcome. Childcare provided by Dale Turner YMCA for the first 15 kids. Hope to see you there!

END-OF-THE-YEAR LIBRARY BOOK ROUND UP
The end of the school year will be here before we know it. In order to complete an inventory of all library books, we will need them turned in before the last week of school. Below is a schedule to help students return their books.

~By Monday, June 6th, a student can have no more than one library book checked out.
~
By Tuesday, June 14th, students must have all library books returned to the library.

FIELD DAY – June 17 1:00-3:15PM
Field Day volunteers needed. Contact Matt Reiman at matt.reiman@shorelineschools.org if you are willing and able to help!

“BINGO NIGHT!” – June 17 6:00-7:30pm in the MP Cafeteria
Natural Leaders Presents: Family Bingo* Night! Celebrate Meridian Park Families
and the end of the school year. All MP families are welcome! Dinner provided but please bring a dessert to share.

*Student Callers! Small Prizes for Bingos and Blackouts

FROM THE P.E. DEPARTMENT
Please take a minute and let Mr. Alford know how he is doing as the Physical Education teacher at Meridian Park. Follow this link to a short survey. Thank you for taking the time and have a great summer.

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1O6T-RMAJEltLoXKyaaDbdLLHbE5yyw-t21yrDXb45PA/viewform

REGISTRATION NOW OPEN FOR BACK TO SCHOOL EVENT
The annual Shoreline Back To School event provides school supplies, haircuts, and clothing assistance to Shoreline Public Schools families with low incomes and/or circumstances that make it challenging to their children for school.
The event will be held from 12:30 to 4 p.m. Saturday, August 27 at the North City building, 816 N.E. 190th, Shoreline.

Register for the event here: www.btconsortium.org
Financial donations are welcome! Checks payable to the Back to School Consortium can be mailed to the Center for Human Services, 17018 15th Ave. N.E. in Shoreline.

High quality gently used or new children’s and teen clothing can be dropped off at The WORKS, located in the North City Elementary Portables, 816 NE 190th Street, Shoreline, Wednesday evenings beginning August 3, 6:30 to 8 pm or by appointment by leaving a message on the Shoreline PTA Council, The WORKS voicemail 206-393-4916. A WORKS representative will call you back to arrange a drop off time.

6TH GRADE PARENTS
Plans are being made for the 6th Grade Moving On Ceremony on June 23rd. Please keep an eye out for emails and paperwork in kidmail asking for your participation. Questions? Contact Dana Doerksen at gasbarri@comcast.net.

SAVE THE DATE!
June 23 – Moving On Ceremony
June 24 – Last Day of School

This entry was posted on 06/05/2016, in News.