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May 15, 2019

Translations Available:  Click here to link to the school website where you can access the language translation tool on the bottom right of the screen.

Mark Your Calendars:  Below are important dates for May and June.

May 18 – Annual International Festival
May 21 – Passport Club Check Day
May 22 – Marimba Band Invitational
May 22 – PTA General Membership Meeting
May 27 – Memorial Day (No School)
May 28 – 5th Grade Band/Orchestra Concert
May 29 – 5th Grade Teacher Tea
May 30 – Incoming Kindergarten Family Potluck
June 7 – Field Day
June 8 – 2nd Annual Multicultural Potluck Picnic
June 12  – Kindergarten Promotion
June 12 – PTA Volunteer Appreciation Dinner
June 12 – PTA General Membership Meeting
June 14 – PTA Principal Coffee
June 19 – 5th Grade Graduation (5:00 PM)
June 21 – Last Day of School (School Ends at 11:05 AM)

Update on Sra. Monique: We are so grateful for the outpouring of care and support within our entire school community. Thank you! We will provide families with updated information as it becomes available for us to share. Gracias a todo corazón.

Field Day is June 7 – Please Volunteer:  We need your help to make Field Day fantastic. This is always an exciting day to experience with your children and we need a lot of volunteers to help to keep all the stations running. Set up begins at 10:00 AM and clean up finishes at 4:00 PM. Be a part of the celebration and fun! Click here to sign up.

Homework Survey:  Thank you for participating in the recent Homework Survey. We had over 300 responses to the survey. Click here to review the results. Our Instructional Leadership Team is reviewing the survey for next steps. Please stay tuned to more information in future Noticias.

June 14 PTA Principal Coffee:  Join us on Friday, June 14, at 9:10 AM in the library for our next PTA Principal Coffee. The theme will be Math Instruction at Puesta del Sol with an emphasis on grade 3-5 extensions and differentiation. Each of these grades have explored unique approaches, including outside resources and strategies in support of student achievement. Hear what we have learned and our preliminary plans for 2019-2020.

Celebrating our Amity Interns: Click here to watch our recent Amity video celebrating the outstanding contributions of our Amity interns! Once again this year, our Amities have spent countless hours supporting student learning and language acquisition. Their instructional support to teachers, supervision assistance before school, recess and lunch, and cultural enrichment activities have all benefitted our school community! Thank you for supporting the Amity program at Puesta del Sol!

Enrollment Plans for 2019-2020:  Each spring we ask that families communicate with the main office if they plan to move or withdrawal their student/s prior to September. If your family has such plans, please communicate with Sra. Clodfelter in the main office by calling (425) 456-6100 or at

In Need of Boys Pants:  Our clinic is experiencing a shortage of boys pants. If you have any to donate, preferably sweats, we would appreciate it!

Lost and Found:  Our Lost and Found is overflowing! Please stop by and collect any items your student may have lost. Unclaimed items will be donated at the end of the school year.

And the Winner Is:  Congratulations to first grade for winning our annual Box Tops for Education challenge. They will enjoy an extra recess! Thank you to everyone for participating!

PTA Website is Full of Important Updates:  Click here to see the latest on the many important PTA events and activities posted directly on the PTA website, including updated information on:

  • May 18 International Festival
  • Amity Host Family Applications
  • Community Summer Camps and Programs
  • 5th Grade Teacher Tea
  • Academic Challenge
  • August 24 Jubilee Service Day