Emily Dickinson PTSA
Big Theater Registration Open Now
Dickinson and Explorer Big Theater 2018-2019 Presents Hercules and the Golden Apple January 25-26, 2019     We are pleased to announce that registration for Big Theater is now open.  All 4th and 5th grade students are eligible to participate.  This year students will be performing Hercules and the Golden Apple. The much-loved, Patricia Haines-Ainsworth, will be back direct another fun-filled production. Auditions will be held Monday, December 3 and Tuesday, December 4.  Please click here for more information and to register.   ... read full article
Author:
Manda Mangrai 
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11/5/2018-12/4/2018

MATH CHALLENGE TOURNAMENT - DEC 5 @ 6:30PM
Calling all mathletes in grades 2 - 5! Our school is hosting a Math Challenge Tournament on December 5 at 6:30 pm in the Dickinson Library. This tournament is open to Dickinson and Explorer students in grades 2, 3, 4 and 5. The Math Challenge Tournament is a fun and exciting event that provides an opportunity for students to showcase their math skills and problem-solving abilities. Each participant will receive a certificate and a keepsake. The highest scorers in each grade and division will receive a plaque, and the top 10 percent of all participants will be honored with medals. ... read full article
Author:
Manda Mangrai 
Show from:
11/2/2018-11/30/2018

Math Is Cool 5th Grade Competition
Parent Volunteers and Mrs. Williams are excited to coach 5 th graders for the Math Is Cool competition that takes place Friday, March 1st, 2019 at Mt. Rainier High School. This is a great opportunity to grow your child's interest and skills in math. This program is strictly geared towards preparing for the competition and commitment is required. Weekly practice for competition every Thursday, beginning Dec 13, 3:55-5:00pm.  No practice on half days or holidays. Cost for the entry fee, to be collected at a later date, will be approximately $12.50 per student, or $50 for a team of 4, ... read full article
Author:
Manda Mangrai 
Show from:
11/12/2018-12/21/2018

School Supplies for 2018-2019
The Supplies list for the 2018- 2019 school year is now available! Click here  to view lists by grade or to order your Kindergarten supplies.   ... read full article
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7/27/2018-11/16/2018
Summer Play Dates! Natalie Wells7/1/20188/10/2018
Summer Play Dates!
PTSA is pleased to invite all new and returning Dickinson families to meet for a play date on 8/9/18 from 12-2pm at Perrigo Park . This is a great way to meet up with old friends and make new ones, get to know the Dickinson/Explorer community, and of course let the kids enjoy a fun park! * This is not a drop off event.  Parent supervision is required. * If you know a family new to the community, please invite them to join us! See you there! ... read full article
Big Theater Registration Open NowManda Mangrai11/5/201812/4/2018
Big Theater Registration Open Now
Dickinson and Explorer Big Theater 2018-2019 Presents Hercules and the Golden Apple January 25-26, 2019     We are pleased to announce that registration for Big Theater is now open.  All 4th and 5th grade students are eligible to participate.  This year students will be performing Hercules and the Golden Apple. The much-loved, Patricia Haines-Ainsworth, will be back direct another fun-filled production. Auditions will be held Monday, December 3 and Tuesday, December 4.  Please click here for more information and to register.   ... read full article
Dreagle Dash 2018!Manda Mangrai10/3/201810/27/2018
Dreagle Dash 2018!
Our first annual Dreagle Dash is tomorrow, October 26th at 4pm .  Thank you to everyone who has donated and to the kids for all their hard work getting sponsors.  We've raised over $27,000, 75% of our goal!  It's not too late to donate.  We will accept donations until Friday evening .  While eligibility for raffle and classroom prizes has ended, you can still win individual incentive prizes and help our school reach its goal of $35,000.  Thank you!  Click here  for full details. ... read full article
Movie Night Manda Mangrai9/15/20189/27/2018
Movie Night
Join us for a free screening of SHERLOCK GNOMES! This family friendly event will be held on Thursday, September 27, from 5:30-7:30. Kids, wear your most comfy PJs!  Free popcorn and drinks for sale. THIS IS NOT A DROP OFF EVENT . ... read full article
Choir Time at Dickinson!Natalie Wells9/6/20189/26/2018
Choir Time at Dickinson!
Registration is now open for Primary Choir (grades 1-2) and Intermediate Choir (grades 3-5). Check out the choir page for more information or click  here to register! ... read full article
Fall Enrichment Programs-Final Week for Registration!Manda Mangrai8/26/201810/5/2018
Fall Enrichment Programs-Final Week for Registration!
Click here to view the Programs Registration Page for more info and to register!  ... read full article
Back to School NightManda Mangrai7/27/20188/30/2018
Back to School Night
Thursday, August 30, 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm   Join school friends, families, teachers and staff for the all-new  Back-to-School Night !  Read full article for details. ... read full article
MATH CHALLENGE TOURNAMENT - DEC 5 @ 6:30PMManda Mangrai11/2/201811/30/2018
MATH CHALLENGE TOURNAMENT - DEC 5 @ 6:30PM
Calling all mathletes in grades 2 - 5! Our school is hosting a Math Challenge Tournament on December 5 at 6:30 pm in the Dickinson Library. This tournament is open to Dickinson and Explorer students in grades 2, 3, 4 and 5. The Math Challenge Tournament is a fun and exciting event that provides an opportunity for students to showcase their math skills and problem-solving abilities. Each participant will receive a certificate and a keepsake. The highest scorers in each grade and division will receive a plaque, and the top 10 percent of all participants will be honored with medals. ... read full article
GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING!Manda Mangrai10/16/201810/26/2018
GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING!
Please join us for our first General Membership meeting of the school year on Thursday, October 25 at 6:30 pm in the  Library.  We will be approving our Standing Rules, selecting our Financial Review and Nominating Committees and voting in a new VP of Communications.  Hope to see you all there! ... read full article
Reflections Competition - Heroes Around MeManda Mangrai10/6/201811/2/2018
Reflections Competition - Heroes Around Me
It's time for Reflections - Heroes Around Me! This is a National PTA cultural arts competition.  Submissions deadline extended to Friday , November 2 !  Click  here for information about how to enter. ... read full article
Lake Washington Schools FoundationManda Mangrai9/22/201810/31/2018
Lake Washington Schools Foundation
Lake Washington Schools Foundation "Start Strong Fall Fundraising Campaign" is in full swing. Follow  this link to view full flyer and learn how you can help and support thousands of students in need.   ... read full article
Dickinson Family GuideNatalie Wells7/2/201710/8/2018
Dickinson Family Guide
New to our school or the area? Read our  Family Guide for everything you need to know about joining our community!  ... read full article
Math Is Cool 5th Grade CompetitionManda Mangrai11/12/201812/21/2018
Math Is Cool 5th Grade Competition
Parent Volunteers and Mrs. Williams are excited to coach 5 th graders for the Math Is Cool competition that takes place Friday, March 1st, 2019 at Mt. Rainier High School. This is a great opportunity to grow your child's interest and skills in math. This program is strictly geared towards preparing for the competition and commitment is required. Weekly practice for competition every Thursday, beginning Dec 13, 3:55-5:00pm.  No practice on half days or holidays. Cost for the entry fee, to be collected at a later date, will be approximately $12.50 per student, or $50 for a team of 4, ... read full article
Wild Waves Discounts and $ For Dickinson PTSAAaron Dysart5/24/20189/1/2018
Wild Waves Discounts and $ For Dickinson PTSA
SAVE BIG and support Emily Dickinson PTSA when purchasing Wild Waves tickets!  Click here to download the flyer or  purchase your tickets now - Thank you for your support! ... read full article
School Supplies for 2018-20197/27/201811/16/2018
School Supplies for 2018-2019
The Supplies list for the 2018- 2019 school year is now available! Click here  to view lists by grade or to order your Kindergarten supplies.   ... read full article