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A website for East Ridge Elementary PTA (6.10.14) in Woodinville, Washington.


2015-2016 East Ridge PTA:


Teacher Appreciation week May 2nd- May 6th teacher app

Teacher Appreciation Week – May 2-May 6 Next week is Teacher Appreciation Week! Please take a moment to send in a note of thanks to your child’s teacher. The schedule for the week is:

• MONDAY – Smoothies and Muffins (homemade muffins needed)

• TUESDAY – Salad Bar Luncheon hosted by grades K-3 (food and drinks needed)

• WEDNESDAY – Coffee and Donuts (Top Pot Donuts and their favorite drink delivered)

• THURSDAY – Cinco de Mayo Luncheon hosted by grades 4-6 (food and drinks needed)

• FRIDAY – Baked Goods to Go (many dozens of homemade goodies are needed)

Signup genius link Teacher Appreciation Week Help is also needed to stand at tables during recess and pickup while students write thank you notes. Contact kristin_capps@yahoo.com with questions.



lion king

Congratulations to the Cast of The Lion King Jr. for a Stellar Performance

Thank you, Thank you, Thank you to all of the volunteers who logged hundreds of hours to make Lion King Jr. such a big success. PLAY DIRECTORS: Holli Bieler, Donna Ciero, Jenny  Cobbley, Cristin Dowd, Jennifer Egts, Tamra Erickson, Kari Fink, Janett Garcia-Riseland, Rebecca Haefele, Julia Hughes, Cari Johnson, Terri Kashi, Andria Klein, Arvind Mann, Steve Miller, Debi Niemi, Stephanie Penoyer, Christina Phillips, Jennifer Reitz, Eva Sullivan, Tricia Treacy,  Julie Vandehey. SPECIAL THANK YOU to those who helped with costumes, props, backstage, and assisting our directors: Courtney Bookwalter, Lorie Brogan, Kevin Dobey, Laura Dobey, Anya Egts, Natasha Egts, Verdie Egts, Mikko Epstein-O’Rouke, Derek Fink, Sara Fink, Caroline Fitzpatrick, Caroline Fleming, Emalee Fleming, Vanessa Fleming, Anna Granken, Dan Granken, Kathryn Janecke, Meghan Johnson, Vicki Klein, Carrie Millar, Kerry Morgan, Donna Niemcek, Wes Niemcek, Nicole Oksness, Madison Penoyer, Anna Pietraszak, Katy Pietraszak, Melissa Pilla, Traci Portugal, Jenny Ringes, Lynn Smith, Jenn Strutzel, Max Tammen, Daovone Udom, Maggie Vandehey, Alix Welch, Renee Welch, Christine Wetmore, Natalie Wetmore, Drew Wilson, Christine Woodland. Also, a shout out to the parent volunteers as well. The students actors put on impressive performances. 


Nominating Committee

Want to get involved with PTA but don’t have a lot of time? We are looking for three people to join the nominating committee that helps slate individuals for the 2016-2017 PTA board. The committee works together for just a few weeks and the work can be done at home. Please contact Tiffany Dial for more information.

Earth Club Rocks:

Please take a moment to check out all of the beautiful work our Earth Club has accomplished. In the fall, many volunteers participated in planting, mulching, and general clean up. We are now all reaping the benefits to all of their hard work. Many perennials are beginning to come up in the various beds around campus. Do You like to get your hands dirty? Contact Jessi Bloomfor more information.


Spirit Wear

Did you miss the deadline to order spirit wear? We have available all sizes of youth and adult T-shirts, and most sizes of sweatshirts. These will be available for purchase on a first come, first serve basis. Please email Jenniferlederman@yahoo.com to coordinate your order.

 Threads & Treads

A free clothing bank for Northshore School District Families, Located at Canyon Park Junior High School – Threads and Treads provides Northshore families free, quality donated clothing for school age youth, teens, young adults and parents. Clothing items include: school-appropriate clothing for the school day and special events, sports wear, shoes, and accessories. All NSD families in need of clothing assistance are welcome to shop each month for 3 outfits. Threads and Treads is open Thursdays, 4-6pm Want to volunteer and donate? www.nsd.org/threadsandtreads

Eileen Jowell, ejowell@nsd.org, 425-408-7648

booked for lunch


Starting the week of October 19th. Thank you Holli Bieler for organizing this year’s Booked for Lunch. More information to come.


PTA Membership

You can now join PTA online!

Follow the link to our Membership Enrollment website:


Enter our School Code: ERPTA

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