KinderConnect
There will be 4 PTA sponsored "KinderConnect" Playdates this summer so your incoming kindergartner can meet some classmates before heading to school in September. Click HERE for dates and locations! ... read full article
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2017-18 School Supplies
The PTA is pleased to be working with School Tool Box again to provide you with an easy way to get your school supplies for next year.  Just visit www.schooltoolbox.com , click on "Find Boxes Now" on the right hand side, and enter Sunny Hills. School supply kits for Kindergarten through 5th grade are already loaded with the class supply lists for next year - you can buy them as is, or customize them to make them exactly what you need.  All orders ship directly to your home and you'll receive free shipping on all orders $50+. Order by 8/13/17. ... read full article
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PTA Expense ReimbursementsAmanda Rench6/9/20176/13/2017
PTA Expense Reimbursements
The last day to turn in your PTA Expense Reimbursement Forms is Tuesday, June 13 th .   To avoid any delays, please be sure that each form is signed by both yourself and your chair or director.  If you do not turn in a reimbursement form on time, the PTA would like to thank you for your donation!  For form guidelines and information, or to download the form, check the  FORMS PAGE on the PTA website.  For further questions, please email  KAVITHA PETERS . ... read full article
Lost & Found - FINAL CALL!Amanda Rench6/9/20176/15/2017
Lost & Found - FINAL CALL!
The Lost & Found is overflowing, and every item is unlabeled.  All it takes is labeling your child's items to have them returned to you; we do our very best to return all labeled items. We will be doing our final clean-out for the year on June 15 th and anything unclaimed will be donated. Please be sure to check the Lost & Found before the 15 th ! ... read full article
Summer Kickoff CelebrationAmanda Rench5/12/20176/9/2017
Summer Kickoff Celebration
“Summer Kick-Off Celebration” Event We are looking forward to having all of our Sunny Hills’ families join us for the end of the year celebration on  Friday June 9 th   from  3:00-6 PM !   Please click HERE  for more details and to register your child(ren). ... read full article
Yearbook Deadline!!!Shariah Lennon4/19/20174/21/2017
Yearbook Deadline!!!
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Order your Spirit Wear!Amanda Rench9/15/20169/22/2016
Order your Spirit Wear!
Every Wednesday is "Spirit Wednesday" at Sunny Hills. Order your Mustang Gear by midnight Friday, September 23rd!   Click HERE  for more information! ... read full article
Family Social and Art Fair Shariah Lennon4/20/20174/28/2017
Family Social and Art Fair
We are in need of volunteers, if you can help please sign up here.  Sunny Hills Volunteer Sign-Up . Thank you! ... read full article
Holiday Gift ProgramShariah Lennon11/21/201612/4/2016
Holiday Gift Program
The Sunny Hills HOLIDAY GIFT PROGRAM has begun!   Our gift program helps the Issaquah Food and Clothing Bank turn the Pickering Barn into a giant gift shop where families in need will be able to select and wrap gifts for their children.  The Holiday Gift Barn is designed for Issaquah School District children ages birth – 18 th years.  Sunny Hills is proud to be a part of bringing joy to these families by helping to fill the Holiday Gift Barn again this year!  We will be collecting donations from Nov 18 th through 10 AM Monday Dec 5 ... read full article
KinderConnectAmanda Rench6/9/20178/15/2017
KinderConnect
There will be 4 PTA sponsored "KinderConnect" Playdates this summer so your incoming kindergartner can meet some classmates before heading to school in September. Click HERE for dates and locations! ... read full article
2017-18 School SuppliesAmanda Rench5/22/20178/13/2017
2017-18 School Supplies
The PTA is pleased to be working with School Tool Box again to provide you with an easy way to get your school supplies for next year.  Just visit www.schooltoolbox.com , click on "Find Boxes Now" on the right hand side, and enter Sunny Hills. School supply kits for Kindergarten through 5th grade are already loaded with the class supply lists for next year - you can buy them as is, or customize them to make them exactly what you need.  All orders ship directly to your home and you'll receive free shipping on all orders $50+. Order by 8/13/17. ... read full article
Staff Appreciation Week 2017Amanda Rench4/28/20175/5/2017
Staff Appreciation Week 2017
For MORE INFORMATION  please click here. ... read full article
Yearbook Order Date Extended!Amanda Rench4/25/20174/28/2017
Yearbook Order Date Extended!
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Parent WiserShariah Lennon4/24/20175/22/2017
Parent Wiser
What do YOU do when your child makes mistakes or fails? How you answer this question can change your relationship with your child and your child's motivation and resilience. Join us for an exciting series of events this April as we host the NY Times bestselling author Jessica Lahey and her book: The Gift Of Failure. What to do next:   1. Read the Book: Get your copy of The Gift of Failure ASAP so you can read it over spring break. Issaquah Barnes & Noble has copies waiting for you.   2. Don't miss Jessica Lahey's talk: Register to join ... read full article
Scholastic Book Fair – THIS SATURDAY ONLY!Amanda Rench3/16/20173/18/2017
Scholastic Book Fair – THIS SATURDAY ONLY!
The Sunny Hills PTA is hosting a Scholastic Book Fair in the Sunny Hills’ MPR on Saturday, March 18 th  from 10 AM-4 PM!  We will feature the following  Teachers to come and Read  to students.  10:15 AM Mrs. Dunn, 1 st  Grade, 10:30 AM Mrs. Sylvers, 4 th  Grade, 10:45 AM Mrs. Triggs, 1 st  Grade and 1:00 PM Ms. Burkholder, 4 th  Grade.  We will also have  Geronimo Stilton and Clifford the Big Red Dog  during the day. Thank you to all the wonderful Volunteers who have signed up!  We could use a few more Parent Cashiers from ... read full article
2017-18 PTA Executive Committee SlateAmanda Rench3/15/20173/16/2017
2017-18 PTA Executive Committee Slate
The 2017 Nominating Committee recommends that the membership vote for the following slate for the 2017-18 Executive Committee: Co-Presidents: Lisa Deily and Joana Figueiredo Vice-President: Stephanie Shipley Treasurer: Kavitha Peters Secretary: Emily Loney     ... read full article
Upcoming Events at a GlanceAmanda Rench3/2/20176/20/2017
Upcoming Events at a Glance
6/14: 5th Grade Promotion, 9am  6/20: Last Day of School ... read full article
Science Fair - Thursday March 9thAmanda Rench2/15/20173/9/2017
Science Fair - Thursday March 9th
Sunny Hills Science Fair is coming on March 9th from 6:00 - 8:00pm in the MPR! This year's event will include student science projects, representatives from Oxbow Farm, The Issaquah Salmon Hatchery and others.  Our event will also coincide with Engineering Night as well so please join us for an evening of free family fun! Questions?  Contact Emily Loney  or Lindsey Hatch . ... read full article
Spiritwear Available for Order until Feb 17th!Amanda Rench2/10/20172/17/2017
Spiritwear Available for Order until Feb 17th!
Click HERE  for more information.   ... read full article
TV/Screen Free WeekAmanda Rench2/4/20172/10/2017
TV/Screen Free Week
Just think of the things you and your family can do if you accept the challenge to:  Make your home a screen-free zone for the week! Participation cards came home on Thursday. Extra cards are available in the office. Students receive prizes on Friday at lunch for participating.  ... read full article
Family Bingo NightAmanda Rench2/4/20172/9/2017
Family Bingo Night
Sunny Hills Family Bingo Night this Thursday, February 9th from 6:30-8:00 in the Sunny Hills Multi-purpose room. Click here  for more information.  ... read full article
Spelling Bee Volunteers NeededShariah Lennon1/9/20172/8/2017
Spelling Bee Volunteers Needed
Scripps Spelling Bee Program – VOLUNTEERS NEEDED Class Bee (Preliminary round of the Spelling Bee) is all set to be hosted on January 18 th between 5:30pm – 7:30pm . We need your help to run this program. Volunteers are needed for January 18 th and February 8 th . If you are interested in volunteering or have any questions related to the program, please email Sharada Hosur  or Jaime Menold . ... read full article
EAGER READERShariah Lennon1/9/20172/16/2017
EAGER READER
Eager Reader  is a wonderful 5-week reading program sponsored by the Sunny Hills PTA.  This year’s program will run January 12 – February 16 . This voluntary program is for grades K - 5 and is designed to foster a love of reading.  Each week, students record minutes spent reading and as they reach certain goals, they earn great prizes. There is also a raffle drawing at the end of the program for extra prizes, including Amazon gift cards & a Kindle E-Reader! A program overview and detailed instructions should have come home with your student. Please remember minutes must be ... read full article
Staff Lunch and Cookie ExchangeShariah Lennon12/5/201612/9/2016
Staff Lunch and Cookie Exchange
Click HERE to sign up for items for the Staff Lunch Kindergarten - Cookie Exchange List First Grade - Cookie Exchange List Second Grade - Cookie Exchange List Third Grade - Cookie Exchange List Fourth Grade - Cookie Exchange List Fifth Grade - Cookie Exchange List     ... read full article
Dining Out Shariah Lennon12/5/201612/6/2016
Dining Out
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Important Upcoming DatesAmanda Rench11/26/20162/16/2017
Important Upcoming Dates
1/12-2/16:  Eager Reader 1/31-2/24: PTA Award Nominations 2/20-2/24: No School – Mid-Winter Break 3/9: Science Fair, 6-8 PM in the Sunny Hills Gym / MPR 3/18: Spring Scholastic Book Fair (Click HERE  to volunteer) ... read full article
Spelling BeeShariah Lennon11/19/201612/16/2016
Spelling Bee
Scripps Spelling Bee program – REGISTRATION BEGINS NOV 28! Does your child have a passion for words and spelling? Scripps National Spelling Bee program declares a speller (or two) as the Champion every year! We are happy to introduce this program at our school to provide our children a platform to exhibit their spelling abilities. Registration for Scripps at our school is starting soon. Open for all grades Registration fee: $10 per child Registration window: Nov 28, 2016 to Dec 14, 2016 Study material for children will be provided at their respective grade levels Class bee and School bee competitions ... read full article
Heritage Night - Friday Nov 18th!!Amanda Rench11/17/201611/18/2016
Heritage Night - Friday Nov 18th!!
Come join us from 6-8pm in the MPR to take a trip around the world and learn about the heritage of some of our Sunny Hills families. Students will receive a passport at the event that they can use as they visit each table. When their passport has been completed, they will get a prize. See you there! ... read full article
Thansgiving Food Drive Shariah Lennon11/1/201611/15/2016
Thansgiving Food Drive
THANKSGIVING FOOD DRIVE - November 1st-15th Sunny Hills has a long-standing tradition of supporting our community through donations to the Issaquah Food Bank in the fall. Please join us in making this Thanksgiving a full one for those in need in our community! This year we will collect non-perishable donations at Sunny Hills from Tuesday, November 1 st through Tuesday, November 15 th . Please have children bring their donations to school and place them in the food drive baskets as they enter the school.   Money donations are also welcomed (checks can be made out to Issaquah Food Bank ... read full article
Honk & Wave Friday Nov. 4thAmanda Rench10/26/201611/4/2016
Honk & Wave Friday Nov. 4th
Sunny Hills Family, As you may know, the Issaquah Schools Foundation is in the midst of the fall fundraising campaign called " All in For Kids ."   Part of that campaign is the  Honk and Wave , which is scheduled for Friday, November 4th.  It will take place in the 20 minutes before school starts and during the 20 minutes after school ends. April Miklautsch, our Sunny Hills Ambassador for ISF will meet volunteers in the Sunny Hills office both before and after school to pass out signs to adults and kids who would like to participate and direct them where ... read full article
After School Movie Amanda Rench10/20/201610/21/2016
After School Movie
Registration ends Friday! Click here for information and to register. ... read full article
Final Week for Fall "Box Tops" Collection Drive!Amanda Rench10/17/201610/21/2016
Final Week for Fall "Box Tops" Collection Drive!
Please turn in your box tops this Friday October 21st. Each student will receive a free holiday gift certificate from Krispy Kreme for the first 10 "Box Tops" submitted.   ... read full article
Sunny Hills Spirit Week!Amanda Rench10/5/201610/14/2016
Sunny Hills Spirit Week!
October 11-14 th , is "Sunny Hills Spirit Week".  In order for the PTA to fund all of the programs, events and curriculum throughout the year, we have asked each family to donate $100 per CHILD at Sunny Hills. Next week we will try to raise awareness of our goal and progress with daily themes and grade level competitions.   The class with the highest TOTAL DOLLAR amount donated, and the class with the highest PARTICIPATION PERCENTAGE will each be rewarded with a party!   Any donation you’re able to give is greatly appreciated, donate HERE ! For more information, ... read full article
Spooky SpaghettiAmanda Rench10/5/201610/14/2016
Spooky Spaghetti
Come one, come all -- everyone is invited to our  FIRST EVER  “Spooky Spaghetti” night on Friday, October 14 th  from 6:30 - 8:30 PM. Click HERE  for more information and to volunteer! It will be a  ghoulish  good time! ... read full article
Does your child enjoy art?Amanda Rench9/29/201610/4/2016
Does your child enjoy art?
Check out the National PTA Reflections program HERE . Entries are due to Sunny Hills on Oct. 21, 2016! ... read full article
Book Fair Shariah Lennon9/20/201610/22/2016
Book Fair
Our Scholastic Book Fair is a reading event that brings the books kids want to read right into our school. It’s a wonderful selection of engaging and affordable books for every reading level. Please make plans to visit our Book Fair and be involved in shaping your child’s reading habits. Book Fair dates: October 17 th – 21 st Family Night Event, Tuesday, October 18 th 6:00 – 8:00 PM Click HERE  for the full schedule and more details   Can you Volunteer?  Click the sign-up sheet link Book Fair Volunteer Sign-ups! ... read full article
Calling All Volunteers! Join The Fun!Amanda Rench9/19/201610/3/2016
Calling All Volunteers! Join The Fun!
We are so excited to bring some great family events to our beautiful new school this year!  To make these events a success we need your help!  Some of the events we are planning include Spooky Spaghetti Night (October), Cultural Night (November), Bingo & Brownies (February), Science Fair (March), Spring Social (April) and an End of the Year Celebration (June).  Volunteer positions can include set-up, clean-up, planning, communications, and more.  Please visit Our Volunteer Page  to sign up and help us make some wonderful new memories at Sunny Hills!    ... read full article
Attention Families of Incoming Kindergartners!!Amanda Rench7/12/20168/29/2016
Attention Families of Incoming Kindergartners!!
At Sunny Hills, we have a PTA program called "KinderConnect" that gives you and your kindergartner the opportunity to get to know other Sunny Hills' parents and kindergartners before school starts in September. Due to construction of the school building and playground, we have scheduled four playgroup dates over the summer to be held at  Beaver Lake Park & Ball Fields : 2526 244th Avenue SE Sammamish, WA. Feel free to bring your own snacks / drinks if you wish.  Siblings are welcome as well! Tuesday, July 19th from 10 AM to 12 Noon Wednesday, July 27th from 6 PM to 8 ... read full article
Mustang Spirit Wear - Order Deadline!!Shariah Lennon1/7/20162/10/2016
Mustang Spirit Wear - Order Deadline!!
Every Friday is "Spirit Friday". Help your child show their Mustang pride by ordering spirit wear. Order your Mustang Spirit Wear by Wednesday, February 10. Click HERE for more info.  ... read full article