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2:45p Messenger Weekly News
Messenger Weekly News

Date:
Sunday, October 31
Time:
2:45p - 11:59p

The Dickinson Community Messenger is a weekly e-newsletter. Look for it on Sunday afternoons to prep for the school week ahead. SUBSCRIBE for the latest news + events at Dickinson/Explorer.
PTSA Move-A-Thon Fundraiser begins
PTSA Move-A-Thon Fundraiser begins

Date:
Monday, November 1

Our PTSA Move-A-Thon Fundraiser kicks off today! Complete your BINGO cards of exercise activities and return it for a prize. Our school fundraising goal is $20,000!

Register your student + donations here!
Safety Patrol: RED squad
Safety Patrol: RED squad

Date:
Monday, November 1

Nov 1-5
Choice Middle School Applications Open
Choice Middle School Applications Open

Date:
Monday, November 1
Where:
https://www.lwsd.org/schools/choice-schools

Grade 5 only.

Brief description of choice middle schools here.
Election Day
Election Day

Date:
Tuesday, November 2
6:00p Move-A-Thon Q&A Meeting
Move-A-Thon Q&A Meeting

Date:
Thursday, November 4
Time:
6:00p - 6:30p
Where:
Zoom

Zoom Meeting ID: 712 6636 6199
Passcode: ptsa
Math Challenge #4
Math Challenge #4

Date:
Friday, November 5

MATH CHALLENGE #4: https://www.mathinaction.org/e-dickinsonexplorer-elementary.html

CHALLENGE SCHEDULE: here
5:30p RESCHEDULED Outdoor Movie Night: Coco
RESCHEDULED Outdoor Movie Night: Coco

Date:
Friday, November 5
Time:
5:30p - 7:30p
Where:
outdoor covered basketball court

Join Dickinson/Explorer families for a free screening of Disney/Pixar's Coco. Bring your own chairs, blankets, and snacks.

TIP: Arrive early for premium seating + to order from the food truck.
9:00a Eastlake PTSA Holiday Bazaar
Eastlake PTSA Holiday Bazaar

Date:
Saturday, November 6
Time:
9:00a - 3:00p
Where:
CWU Sammamish parking lot

28 years & still going!

Bakers: donate your sweet treats here.

Students + Parents: volunteer to help here.

More info: https://ehsptsa.org
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2:45p Messenger Weekly News
Messenger Weekly News

Date:
Sunday, November 7
Time:
2:45p - 11:59p

The Dickinson Community Messenger is a weekly e-newsletter. Look for it on Sunday afternoons to prep for the school week ahead. SUBSCRIBE for the latest news + events at Dickinson/Explorer.
Safety Patrol: YELLOW squad
Safety Patrol: YELLOW squad

Date:
Monday, November 8

Nov 8-10, 12
School Picture Day (retakes + makeup date)
School Picture Day (retakes + makeup date)

Date:
Tuesday, November 9

Did you miss School Picture Day back in Sept? Or don't like your current school picture? Get your picture retaken today!

If you'd like to volunteer at this event, 9-11am and/or 11am-1pm, please email Kari Groshell at kgroshell@lwsd.org .
8:15a Garden Committee Meeting
Garden Committee Meeting

Date:
Tuesday, November 9
Time:
8:15a - 8:45a

8:30a Volunteer Photo ID Card
Volunteer Photo ID Card

Date:
Tuesday, November 9
Time:
8:30a - 9:30a

Volunteers: Get your photo taken for a Dickinson/Explorer volunteer ID card.
PTSA Move-A-Thon Fundraiser ends
PTSA Move-A-Thon Fundraiser ends

Date:
Wednesday, November 10

Our PTSA Move-A-Thon Fundraiser ends today. Turn in your completed BINGO cards of exercise activities for a prize. Tremendous thanks for raising funds for our PTSA!

Register your student + donations here!
Reflections Entries DUE
Reflections Entries DUE

Date:
Wednesday, November 10

Please email Reflections entries to Yu Ling Huang at ylhuang@dickinsonptsa.org by Wed, Nov 10!
NO SCHOOL - Veterans Day
NO SCHOOL - Veterans Day

Date:
Thursday, November 11
Math Challenge #4 DUE
Math Challenge #4 DUE

Date:
Friday, November 12
Where:
give to teacher or front office

MATH CHALLENGE #4: https://www.mathinaction.org/e-dickinsonexplorer-elementary.html

CHALLENGE SCHEDULE: here
Halloween Costume Drive ends
Halloween Costume Drive ends

Date:
Friday, November 12
Where:
collection box outside main school entrance

Costume Drive: Outgrown your Halloween costume? Want to dress up as something different next year? Consider donating your Halloween costume! Please drop off costumes in the collection box outside the main school entrance by Fri, Nov 12. Thank you!
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2:45p Messenger Weekly News
Messenger Weekly News

Date:
Sunday, November 14
Time:
2:45p - 11:59p

SUBSCRIBE for the latest news + events at Dickinson/Explorer.
Safety Patrol: GREEN squad
Safety Patrol: GREEN squad

Date:
Monday, November 15

Nov 15-19
6:00p Explorer Info Night
Explorer Info Night

Date:
Monday, November 15
Time:
6:00p - 7:00p

For new & prospective families.
Math Challenge #5
Math Challenge #5

Date:
Friday, November 19

MATH CHALLENGE #5: https://www.mathinaction.org/e-dickinsonexplorer-elementary.html

CHALLENGE SCHEDULE: here
School Spirit Day
School Spirit Day

Date:
Friday, November 19

Wear your Dickinson/Explorer spirit wear! Or green/blue!
Move-A-Thon Reward: Donut Parties
Move-A-Thon Reward: Donut Parties

Date:
Friday, November 19

Both Teams Potter & Schwabenbauer receive a donut party today as the top 2 fundraising classes!
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2:45p Messenger Weekly News
Messenger Weekly News

Date:
Sunday, November 21
Time:
2:45p - 11:59p

SUBSCRIBE for the latest news + events at Dickinson/Explorer.
Safety Patrol: BLUE squad
Safety Patrol: BLUE squad

Date:
Monday, November 22

Nov 22-24
LWPTSA Auction opens
LWPTSA Auction opens

Date:
Monday, November 22
Where:
https://www.biddingowl.com/Auction/home.cfm?auctionID=24027

Auction proceeds go to scholarships awarded to graduating seniors.
Full details here.
8:00a Teacher & Staff Appreciation Breakfast
Teacher & Staff Appreciation Breakfast

Date:
Monday, November 22
Time:
8:00a - 8:30a
Where:
front entrance drop-off

Let's show how thankful we are! Teacher & Staff Appreciation Breakfast on Mon, Nov 22. SIGN UP to contribute an item and drop off at the front entrance between 8-8:30a on Mon, Nov 22.

3:15p Move-A-Thon Reward: Pies in the Face
Move-A-Thon Reward: Pies in the Face

Date:
Monday, November 22
Time:
3:15p - 3:30p
Where:
outside

Because the Move-A-Thon exceeded the $20,000 PTSA fundraising goal, Mrs. Pridgeon, Mr. Staples, and Mr. Gomez will get pies in the face! Students will be randomly drawn from the returned Bingo cards.
HALF DAY
HALF DAY

Date:
Wednesday, November 24

12:20p school dismissal
Move-A-Thon Reward: Pajama Day
Move-A-Thon Reward: Pajama Day

Date:
Wednesday, November 24
Where:
wear pajamas to school

Because the Move-A-Thon exceeded the $5,000 PTSA fundraising goal, students earn a pajama day today!
NO SCHOOL - Thanksgiving
NO SCHOOL - Thanksgiving

Date:
Thursday, November 25
NO SCHOOL - Thanksgiving
NO SCHOOL - Thanksgiving

Date:
Friday, November 26
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2:45p Messenger Weekly News
Messenger Weekly News

Date:
Sunday, November 28
Time:
2:45p - 11:59p

SUBSCRIBE for the latest news + events at Dickinson/Explorer.
Safety Patrol: RED squad
Safety Patrol: RED squad

Date:
Monday, November 29

Nov 29-Dec 3
Math Challenge Tournament registration closes
Math Challenge Tournament registration closes

Date:
Monday, November 29
Where:
online

Fall 2021 Online Math Challenge Tournament

Grades 2-6.
Register here by Mon, Nov 29.
ENTER 3-DIGIT CODE "226" to ensure 15% of the tournament fee goes to Dickinson PTSA.
$20.00 registration fee per student.

Tournament on Sat, Dec. 11.
Answers posted on Mon, Dec 13.
Giving Tuesday
Giving Tuesday

Date:
Tuesday, November 30
Math Challenge #5 DUE
Math Challenge #5 DUE

Date:
Friday, December 3
Where:
give to teacher or front office

MATH CHALLENGE #5: https://www.mathinaction.org/e-dickinsonexplorer-elementary.html

CHALLENGE SCHEDULE: here
Move-A-Thon Reward: Crazy Hair Day
Move-A-Thon Reward: Crazy Hair Day

Date:
Friday, December 3
Where:
come to school with crazy hair

Because the Move-A-Thon exceeded the $15,000 PTSA fundraising goal, students earn a crazy hair day today!
3:40p Gift Card Donation Drive
Gift Card Donation Drive

Date:
Friday, December 3
Time:
3:40p - 4:00p
Where:
drop off w/ PTSA member at school flagpole

4:00p Choice Middle School Applications DUE
Choice Middle School Applications DUE

Date:
Friday, December 3
Time:
4:00p
Where:
https://www.lwsd.org/schools/choice-schools

Grade 5 only.

Brief description of choice middle schools here.

8:00p LWPTSA Auction closes
LWPTSA Auction closes

Date:
Friday, December 3
Time:
8:00p
Where:
https://www.biddingowl.com/Auction/home.cfm?auctionID=24027

Auction proceeds go to scholarships awarded to graduating seniors.
Full details here.
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Emily Dickinson PTSA    7040  208th Ave NE    Redmond WA 98053    425 936 2530    LWSD

Emily Dickinson PTSA 2.8.13 is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.  We serve Emily Dickinson Elementary and Explorer Community School on Union Hill in Redmond, WA.  Tax ID # 91-1212455.