Here’s What’s Happening for the Week of November 21, 2016

THIS WEEK AT Meridian Park

Tuesday, November 22 – Highly Capable Program Information Night at the Shoreline Conference Center from 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. **Correction to the November Cheetah Chatter**

Tuesday, November 22 – Family Internet/Social Media Awareness Event, Einstein Middle School at 7:00 pm, see below for details. If you would like to go as a group, there is a group of parents meeting at Jersey’s at 6:00 to leave at 6:45 to attend the presentation.

Thursday & Friday, Nov. 24-25 – Thanksgiving Holiday – No School

Looking Ahead

Monday, November 28 – Shoreline Hi Cap Advocacy Group Planning Session at the Shoreline Library (large meeting room) from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. All Hi Cap parents are welcome to attend! Contact us at: with questions.

Fundraiser Update

PTSA Fall Fundraiser – We are just over $3000. Our Goal is $10,000. We have only 1 week left to go. This money is used for programs like internet safety, family movie night, cultural festivals, art docent program, and so much more! We can’t do it without your support. If you have not donated yet please consider a donation that will work for your family. If every student donated $16 we would meet our goal! We have received 10 – $16 donations – Thank you! Look for the purple flyer and yellow envelop – there are additional forms in the office.

Last Chance

Meridian Park Elementary SPIRIT Apparel Fall 2016 LINK TO THE WEBSITE – Or visit – and enter “MERIDIAN” as your store name. Online Store Deadline: November 21st, 2016 (11:59pm)

Syre PTA’s Family Engagement Committee would like to invite the adults in your communities to an upcoming event hosted at Einstein Middle School. The event is open to parents/guardians of students feeding into the Einstein community. Please let your families know of this great speaker. Please note this event is for adults only. Childcare will not be provided. ALL are welcome!!

Speaker: Stefanie Thomas of the Seattle Police Department’s Internet Crimes Task Force

Topic: Family Internet/Social Media Awareness

Date: Tuesday, November 22 @ 7:00 PM

Where: Einstein Middle School Cafeteria

Officer Thomas’ dynamic and informative presentation will cover cyber-bullying, online relationships, social networking, online posting, and internet safety tips. We hope to facilitate conversations between students and families, working to nurture a culture of kindness and safety as our kids navigate the realities of the online world. We hope to have a packed house! Our kids are growing up in a digital world that is still new to a lot of us. The more we know about their realities, the more we can help them safely navigate! This event is open to all of the elementary schools feeding into Einstein Middle School! Tell a friend!

December 13th and 15th, 2016 3:30-6:30 pmAuditions for Meridian Park Talent Show. Mandatory Dress Rehearsal – Friday, January 20th. Talent Show – January 21, 2017