Maywood PTSA 2.6.40
Apr 21
6:30p PTSA Membership Meeting
PTSA Membership Meeting

Thursday, April 25
6:30p - 8:30p
Maywood Library

All are welcome! Elect 2019-2020 officers, approve the 2019-2020 Preliminary Budget.
May 1

Wednesday, May 1
Staff Appreciation Luncheon
Staff Appreciation Luncheon

Thursday, May 2
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THANK YOU for making our PTSA Coin Drive Fundraiser a success! Because of your generous donations we are able to fund $1,162.29 in programs and events for our students! 



Congratulations to our AMAZING Golden Acorn Award Winners - Laila Collins and Krista Holmes!!


 The Golden Acorn is a Washington State PTA Award that honors an individual who has given extraordinary and ongoing volunteer service to children and youth. Laila and Krista both give countless hours to child advocacy in our school, our community and beyond. They have been dedicated volunteers for many years and have made a remarkable impact in our district. We truly appreciate their dedication to our children!


The PTSA Nominating Committee is pleased to propose the following slate of officers for the 2019-2020 school year:

Laila Collins, President;

Korista Smith-Barney, Vice President;

Stina Fluegge, Secretary; 

Alison Larsson, Treasurer.

Please attend the upcoming PTSA membership meeting on April 25 at 6:30 PM to vote on this slate of officers. In addition to the four elected officer positions, the Board includes 5-6 positions appointed by the President. If you are interested in learning more about open positions on the Board, please contact Danielle Dixon (,  Erin Thacker ( or Rina Taba ( 


Maywood PTSA Membership Meeting

April 25th at 6:30pm in the Maywood Library

Please join us for the last PTSA Membership Meeting of the year! You can hear all about the latest PTSA and school news, review the interim PTSA budget for next year, and vote to elect the 2019-2020 PTSA Board!

 We want our Maywood parents and community to have a voice in our PTSA! If you are interested in being more involved in PTSA or hearing about volunteer opportunities that fit your schedule, please contact Laila Collins at or Korista Smith-Barney at


It is time for Staff Appreciation week! On Thursday, May 2nd, the Staff Appreciation Committee and 6th grade parents are hosting a taco bar to show our Maywood Staff how much we appreciate them.

 ALL DISHES SHOULD BE AT SCHOOL NO LATER THAN 9:30am on Thursday.  You can just take them to the front office.  Please label all dishes, crock pots and utensils with your name.  We will clean all items and have them ready for pick up by the end of the day.

 Thank you very much!

 Please sign up for Cinco de Mayo Staff Lunch 2019! 

Here's how it works in 3 easy steps: 

1. Click this link to go to our invitation page on SignUp.com 
2. Enter your email address: (You will NOT need to register an account on
3. Sign up! Choose your spots - will send you an automated confirmation and reminders. Easy! 

Note: does not share your email address with anyone. If you prefer not to use your email address, please contact me and I can sign you up manually.

 Please email Jessica Anderson at if you have any questions.

Thank you in advance for helping us show our teachers and staff how much they are appreciated!  



ParentWiser presents...

TEEN VAPING - an epidemic sweeping the nation! Explore the impact of vaping and juuling on our young people, and what parents need to know about it. ParentWiser and Influence the Choice partner to bring TEEN VAPING presented by local substance use expert Jerry Blackburn, April 25th 7pm at Issaquah High School.  For PARENTS ONLY of grades 5-12.  Free attendance. Register at


Reduce Academic Stress w/o Sacrificing Achievement, by School Program Director Mary Hofstedt of CHALLENGE SUCCESS, a non-profit organization affiliated with the Standford University Graduate School of Education. This interactive workshop based on the Well Balanced Student by Challenge Success helps parents focus on your child's needs while growing up, establish a healthier home environment, and increase your child's resilience, creativity, and well-being. May 6th 7-8:30pm at Skyline HS, or May 7th 10-11:30am at Kidstage Village Theatre in Issaquah.  For parents of K-12; free for PTSA members in Issaquah School District,  $10 donation for non-members.  Register at


What is your biggest parenting challenge?  Please help the ParentWiser committee plan for next year's speaker series by responding briefly to our very short Annual Parenting Survey HERE!  And we are always seeking volunteers, if you would like to join our team contact .  Thank you!


 Start Collecting Your BoxTops

 Have BoxTops but don't know where to donate them?  Bring them in to Maywood to help support programs and events. 

Deadline is May1st.  

 Thank you for you supporting your Maywood PTSA


Every Membership Counts!

If you are currently a MMS PTSA member, thank you very much for your support!  

If not, we hope you will consider joining today! 

 Why Join the Maywood PTSA?

  •  Enrich your child’s educational experience by becoming a PTSA member
  • Support Maywood students &families by becoming a PTSA member
  • Strengthen advocacy for students & be a part of history by becoming a PTSA member
  • Get to know Maywood families & community by becoming a PTSA member
  • Membership benefits and discounts are available by becoming a PTSA member
  • Receive a free copy of the invaluable student directory by becoming a PTSA member


To join, simply go to:

Questions? Please see below for more details and/or

contact our Director of Membership at



Please join PTSA and help us continue supporting your students' educational experience here at Maywood!

Your membership and donations make it possible for us to fund classroom grants, plan grade level social events, provide tutoring in math lab, pay for visiting musicians for band and orchestra, help Maywood student families in need, support field trips, Charger 100 treats 3x per year for our students, plus much more!  The PTSA Fall and Spring Scholastic Book Fairs at Maywood provide funding to our own Maywood Library!

Thank you for your membership and donation!

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As a member of Maywood PTSA you are also a member of the WA State PTA & National PTA. Click on the links below to view your additional membership benefits from the WA State PTA & National PTA!