MOD Pizza Fundraiser November 10th

MOD Pizza – eat pizza on Nov 10th and benefit your school!

Eat at the Bella Botega MOD Pizza on Thursday Nov 10th to support Clara Barton Elementary. (20% of your bill goes back to our school) Be sure to invite all your friends, family and neighbors. You must order directly from the MOD Pizza in Bella Botega, either in store, or on their website, but no outside venders (Uber eats etc). Use the code MODF13416 in the notes at check out.

Bella Bottega Shopping Center
8900 161st Ave NE, Ste 165

PTSA General Membership Meeting coming up Oct 13th 7pm

Please join us for the next Clara Barton PTSA general membership meeting on Oct 13th. The meeting will be at 7pm in the Clara Barton library. We’ll also have a Microsoft Teams link for those who wish to join online. There is no commitment needed to attend, just show up to learn more about what is happening. If you’d like to join the PTSA, check out our ‘Getting Started’ guide.

Ice Cream Social is coming up on Friday September 23rd, 6-8 PM at Clara Barton Playground

Come join the fun and celebrate the return to school with the Clara Barton PTSA sponsored ice cream social! This is a free event open to all Bobcat families. No RSVP needed, just show up! Does it get any more lowkey than that? It’s a great chance to reconnect with friends and meet new ones. If you’d like to volunteer for this event or any others, please register to be a LWSD volunteer and then sign up!

Start of the School Year Events: 2022-23

  • 9/1- Find out teachers 4pm
  • 9/2- Meet and Greet 11-12 at Clara Barton (see Principal Barker’s email)
  • 9/6- First Day of School
  • 9/6- PTSA Welcome Back to School Coffee
  • 9/7- Full Day Wednesday
  • 9/9- First Full Day of Kindergarten
  • 9/9- Tears and Cheers Kindergarten Coffee Event
  • Join your Clara Barton PTSA!

    Welcome to the 2022-2023 school year! Your Clara Barton PTSA is excited for the new year and looking forward to welcoming back our Barton Family. Take a look at our membership pages to learn how to get involved this year. By being a member you are not committing to anything, it’s just a way to get started learning more about our community. You can join with an individual membership or if there are two family members who want to join that is an option too. Check our more information on our membership page. We look forward to chatting with you all soon!

    Kids Coming Together Events

    Kids Coming Together is a program that provides opportunities for local youth in grades 3–8 to make new friends and connect with their community through service events led by high school students.

    • June 8: Legos & Cards
    • June 14: Cookie Decorating for Father’s Day
    • June 21: Invasive Specifics Event

    Register now for an upcoming event!

    Volunteer on Field Day – June 15th

    Volunteers Needed for Field Day

    Clara Barton will be holding the fun-filled event on Wednesday, June 15th. Mrs. Horner needs volunteers for set up, running the primary and/or intermediate level stations, and clean up. If you would like to volunteer, you need to be vaccinated and a LWSD approved volunteer.

    Please sign up to help on Field Day through SignUpGenius and choose the time slot(s) you are available.

    Questions? Contact Michelle Horner at

    Clara Barton PTSA Receives GOLD for Outstanding Website

    The Local PTA and Council Awards of Excellence Program recognizes local PTAs, community PTAs, and councils whose level of effort in specific areas help them make a difference in their community.

    Washington State PTA announced its 2021-22 Awards of Excellence and Clara Barton PTSA was awarded GOLD for Outstanding Website. Websites are judged on their content, including appropriate messaging, useful resources and links, site usability and appearance. This is the second year Clara Barton PTSA has earned GOLD for their website. Amazing!

    Thank you to all the PTSA leaders and volunteers who contributed to building our website and making it an important and effective form of communication for the Clara Barton community this year.