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Canned Food Drive - Oct. 21-25
Bring Non-Perishable food items.
Lost & Found
Donations will go to the Edmonds Food Bank.
Goal: 2 items per student.
Madrona - Let's help our neighbors in need. Bring in non-perishable food items all week and even to Bear Scare on Friday, October 25th!
Contact ASB Advisor Mr. Steve Escandon with questions: this email
A reminder to check the Lost & Found during the parent-teacher conference week and at Bear Scare! Both racks are getting full. They are located by the double doors in the cafeteria. Flyer is at LostFound.jpeg.
Madrona Skating Party
Fun family night at Lynnwood Bowl & Skate
Monday, November 4th
2 hours of Skating including skate rental for $8 (3.25 extra for inlines)
This is not a drop off event, kids must be supervised by a parent. Flyer is at Skate-Night.jpg.
Buy Bear Scare Tickets Early (Or Online!) and Save!
Madrona’s spook-tacular fall celebration, Bear Scare, is just one week away! Featuring games, music, pizza, a Haunted House, Pumpkin-Carving Contest, candy crafts, cookie decorating, and fun activities for Madrona bears of all ages — not to mention hundreds of your fellow students decked out in the coolest costumes around — it’s Madrona’s biggest party of the year!
Spirit Week - Oct. 21-25
Starting Oct. 21, and continuing throughout the week leading up to Bear Scare on Oct. 25, pre-sales will be available for both tickets and pizza, allowing you to both avoid the lines at Bear Scare, and save money to boot! Tickets are $5 per child if purchased in advance and $7 at the door (adults are free), while pizza (Garlic Jim’s) is $3 for one slice and a drink, $5 for two slices and a drink, or $18 to have a whole pizza ready for you on-site (including gluten-free!). Don’t stress about dinner; instead, let Bear Scare feed the whole family!
Best of all, this year’s pre-order process is easier than ever! Just print and complete the attached flyer and either bring it to school, or send it with your child, the week of Bear Scare, Oct. 21-25. Orders will be accepted before and after school each day — you can even order from your car after school up until the point the final bell rings!
OR, to make it even easier, plan to buy your tickets online! For the first time ever, Bear Scare can accept credit cards (for a $1 additional fee) both in person and online. Either bring your card with you to buy tickets before or after school, or visit this link to make your purchase online.
Finally, remember that 100 percent of the Bear Scare proceeds go right back into our students through MIT programs.
So, don’t wait in line at Bear Scare — make plans to pre-order and save! Flyer is at Order-form-full-page-v2.pdf.
*Monday: Cozy Day - Pajamas or "cozy" clothes. You know what to do!
Madrona Kinds Fund Kicks Off October 21st!
*Tuesday: Pattern Day - Stripes, polka dots, zigzags, squiggles, and more!
*Wednesday: Favorite Literary Character Day - Dress up like your favorite book character. Make sure to bring the book or a picture of the book with your character in it!
*Thursday: Wacky Tacky Day - Hair and clothes. How wacky or tacky can you get?
*Friday: Inside Out Day - Wear your clothes inside out.
On October 21st, we are kicking off our annual fundraiser, Madrona Kids Fund, a campaign to support the work of Madrona Integrated Team (MIT). We won't ask you to sell anything, just pledge to support our Madrona Community.
MIT funds a variety of programs to support our Madrona Community. They provide funding for classroom support materials, student scholarships, student activity sponsorship, volunteer management and support, music program support and so much more. And all of this is made possible by each of you.
Starting the week of October 21st, students will be bringing home their Green Donation Envelopes. Each family is encouraged to give in any way they can. There are many ways to give: a one-time donation, a monthly donation, corporate matching and others. Any donation is appreciated.
Our goal is 100% participation from our Madrona Community - that means every Green Envelope is returned with a commitment to support MIT either through donation or in other ways!
If you have questions, please contact Sean & Jennifer Robinson - MKF Co-Chairs
this email Flyer is at MKF-logo-transparent-background.png.
Middle School Math Helper needed!
Our middle school math para is looking for one more helper to assist her with small groups on Thursdays 2-2:50. She will provide training and supervision; volunteer should be comfortable with 6/7 grade math. If you are interested and able to commit to this time, please email Cher Ann at this email
Madrona Children's Theater Needs SPACE
Madrona Children's Theater is gearing up for a new exciting season- watch for this years Musical announcement coming soon!
Volunteers needed in Kindergarten
Our dedicated set building team is once again in need of space to create our amazing set and scenery for the months of January and February next year- do you have an empty double garage/ shop/ warehouse space you could donate? It would be a great tax write off!!! Please contact Karen @this email with any questions or offers!
Kindergarten is in need of parent volunteers to support our youngest learners in math, literacy and writing. We are asking any parents or grandparents that would like to volunteer to assist one to three students. Please contact Lib Rust at this email for more information in the exact time we need volunteers.
MS Volleyball Begins Monday Oct 14
MS Volleyball Begins Monday, Oct 14 at 4:00-5:00 in the gym.
Practices are Mon, Tues (conference week from 12:30-1:30)
Matches are every Tues beginning on 10/29 from 4:15-5:30 (10/29,11/5,11/12,11/19)
$40 players fee check made to ESD - NOT to MIT
District forms for parents to read before signing the 5 sheets below.
Forms (from the district paperwork) that actually need to be returned to Paula or Steve (5 sheets) attached below.
New athletes - all 5 sheets (NEED A PHYSICAL)
Returning athletes 4 sheets, Physical paper already on file
The following efliers are obtained from this link and error can be caused by irregular format of the listed efliers. In case of error, you should help to contact Oscar at this email or (425)431-7045 and Edmonds School District to provide feedback that the format should be kept with a standard.
- Alderwood Community Church Trunk &Treat, eFlier at this link: posted 10/17/19
- Edmonds-Woodway High Spooky Street Halloween Event, eFlier at this link: posted 10/15/19
- Friends of the Edmonds Library Annual Library Sale, eFlier at this link: posted 10/14/19
- Creekside Church Trunk R Treat, eFlier at this link: posted 10/14/19
- Edmonds School District Latino Family Information Night, eFlier at this link: posted 10/14/19
- Sno-Isle Libraries Edmonds Carnivous Terrariums, eFlier at this link: posted 10/14/19
- Northwest Boychoir January Tryouts, eFlier at this link: posted 10/8/19
- ESD Edmonds-Woodway High Hall of Fame event, eFlier at this link: posted 10/8/19
- ESD Move60! Pumpkin Run, eFlier at this link: posted 10/8/19
- Westgate Chapel Candy Land Harvest Party, eFlier at this link: posted 10/8/19
- Alderwood Boys & Girls Club Winter Basketball Registration, eFlier at this link: posted 10/11/19
- Alderwood Boys & Girls Club Winter Basketball Membership Form, eFlier at this link: posted 10/11/19
- Washington Volleyball Academy Boys Clinic, eFlier at this link: posted 10/14/19
- Washington Volleyball Academy Boys Club Team Tryouts, eFlier at this link: posted 10/14/19
- Edmonds Boys & Girls Club Winter Basketball registration, eFlier at this link: posted 10/8/19
- Edmonds Boys & Girls Club Winter Basketball Membership Form, eFlier at this link: posted 10/11/19