The Bobcats Fun Run event is back on Friday, May 20. Rain or shine, all Bobcats will be encouraged to participate by running or walking laps on the school grounds for 20 minutes and to secure family, friend and neighbour sponsorship support for their participation. Go, Bobcats!
The success of this all-school event requires volunteers like you! Watch for more information on all the different ways you can help support this GRR-8 event. Also, if you have connections with organizations that may be interested in joining as a sponsor with donations or swag, please contact the Fun Run Co-Chairs. Contact us if you can help and THANK YOU for your support.
Kristina Spooner and Ingrid Haugaard, Fun Run Co-Chairs
We are so excited to announce that our yearbook store is now open. Secure your copy today by placing your yearbook order and entering Yearbook ID code: 13761122.
Please email our Yearbook Chair if you, or someone you know, would like to help create the yearbook.
– Lina Hsu, PTSA Membership VP
Clara Barton Elementary PTSA, in partnership with local businesses and organizations, recognized student perseverance throughout the 2020-21 school year with Grit Goodie Bags. With the help of 20+ volunteers and priceless volunteer hours, 588 bags were assembled and distributed to students. PTSA would like to thank its members and these 17 partners for coming together to support students with their generous donations.
Announcing the Yearbook Cover Contest! Bobcats may submit a work of art that represents this year’s theme, “Together We Rise”. The winning collage, computer-generated image and graphics, drawing, painting or printing will be featured on the yearbook cover. The time to pounce is now. The submission deadline is Monday, May 10. Click below for contest rules.
Student photos, Virtual Costume Parade, Bobcats Fun Run, Art Docent, Book Fair Extravaganza, and more. This is a year to remember! The 2020-21 Clara Barton Yearbook is available for pre-order until Monday, May 10.
Contest rules and yearbook orders here: https://clarabartonptsa.org/yearbook/
Spring into action for the Bobcats Virtual Fun Run! Run or walk anytime during the week of April 12-16 and help fund PTSA programs including Pacific Science Center events, The Toy Maker, Nature Vision, new playground benches, The Zania Show, and Pirate School.
Here’s how your student may participate:
- RUN or WALK for 20 mins. Fun and safe places include Clara Barton playground (after 4:00PM), Smith Woods Park, neighborhood playgrounds, RMS or Einstein Elementary fields, and Anderson Park.
- Take a picture of your Clara Barton Bobcat walking or running in their grade color or spirit wear and send it to Mrs. Horner for the PE Sway and Yearbook. Include name, grade and teacher when sending a picture. Click the button for grade colors.
- Set a goal and pledge to raise at least $20. Ask parents, grandparents, neighbors and friends to sponsor you through donations from the link below.
Questions? Contact PTSA Fundraising VP, Jay Lippe.
What a school year this has been to remember and celebrate! You can now pre-order a Clara Barton Elementary School yearbook here.
Watch for information next month about School Picture Day. Questions or interest in helping with yearbook pages creation, please contact the PTSA Yearbook Chair at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We hope you can join us in eating out for a good cause! Today (Sunday, March 7), 10:30AM–10:00PM at MOD Pizza Bella Botega at 8900 161st Ave NE will donate back 20% from Takeout, Delivery and Pick up orders to Clara Barton PTSA! All details are here: http://www.groupraise.com/events/177229
Pickup or delivery, on Sunday, January 24, ANYTIME, MOD Pizza Bella Bottega will donate 20% of the proceeds from your order to Clara Barton PTSA. Use promo code “GR169149C” when ordering online or mention “Clara Barton Elementary” if ordering by phone/walk-in. Pickup options include a Grab&Go station or curbside delivery at MOD Pizza, 8900 161st AVE NE, Ste 165, Redmond. Home delivery is also available.
Questions? Contact Jem Hilborn, Eats & Treats Chair
We hope you enjoyed the CBE PTSA Scholastic Book Fair! Proceeds from your purchases raised $432 for the CBE Library! Winners of Book Fair Extravaganza photo drawing were Sachin R. (Johnson) and Evan C. (Sidel). Each received a $25 gift card to shop at fair. We’ll see you again next school year at the Scholastic Book Fair Extravaganza!
In related news, the Clara Barton PTSA 2020-21 Bobcat Grant of $2000 was awarded to Librarian Amy Waldroup to purchase additional popular e-book titles that reduce or eliminate long wait times for students to borrow books while learning remotely.