Kindergarten Round-up Parent Info Night is TONIGHTAmanda Rench2/6/20182/7/2018
Kindergarten Round-up Parent Info Night is TONIGHT
Join us tonight, February 6th from 6:00pm – 7:00pm.   ... read full article
ISD Levy Night Registration LinkAmanda Rench1/22/20181/22/2018
ISD Levy Night Registration Link
For organizational purposes please RSVP if you’re planning on coming tonight   For more information, please find information in the next column. ... read full article
Orange Ruler Fundraiser - Highlights!Amanda Rench9/18/201710/6/2017
Orange Ruler Fundraiser - Highlights!
Orange Ruler PTA Fundraiser Here are a few of the highlights from this fundraiser… We collected just over $70,000 ! 12 classes reached their class goals and earned a Kona Shaved-Ice Party! Clark, Connor, Lewis, Marsh, Tuttle, Peck, Howells, Hirt, Burcheci, Kim, Weller & Wolf Top 10 classes get to decorate and race a pig Clark, Connor, Lewis, Marsh, Tuttle, Peck, Howells, Hirt, Burcheci & Kim Top 3 classes with the most donation requests earned Jamba Juice Clark, Garczynski, Nakamura Teacher with the class that raises the most gets a $100 Amazon gift card Clark (And her class gets to ... read full article
Please Update Your Family InformationAmanda Rench8/18/20179/15/2017
Please Update Your Family Information
Once you receive your teacher assignments, please click on My Account  (upper left hand side of this page) to add teacher information to your student's profile. We need this information updated in order to deliver any items ordered, picking them up at their classroom for After School Activities, and more. ... read full article
New to Sunny Hills?Amanda Rench7/31/20178/17/2017
New to Sunny Hills?
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Lost & Found UpdatesAmanda Rench10/23/201711/3/2017
Lost & Found Updates
LOST AND FOUND LOCATION CHANGE!!!! Lost & Found has moved to room #201 (door opposite the office door).     Reminder: Lost & Found will be cleaned out on Friday, Oct.27. Come see if you have anything in there. ... read full article
Back to School Donuts!Amanda Rench8/18/20179/5/2017
Back to School Donuts!
Please join us on the playground on Sept 5th, after you Meet the Teacher. We will have donuts and information on the PTA. Plus, there is playground equipment for your kiddos to work off the donut energy.  ... read full article
Day of KindnessLalitha Sanders3/12/20183/15/2018
Day of Kindness
Sunny Hills PTA invites our students, families and school community to wear blue on March 14 th  in recognition of a “Day of Kindness.” In conjunction with events scheduled in our community and around the country on March 14 th , this PTA-sponsored “Day of Kindness” encourages everyone to wear blue, look out for those who are lonely, make new friends, and perform random acts of kindness. ... read full article
General Membership MeetingLalitha Sanders3/12/20183/23/2018
General Membership Meeting
Please join us for our next General Membership Meeting (GMM) on Thursday, March 22 nd  from 6:30 – 8:30 PM in the MPR. Activities for children will be provided. Please click  here   to access the GMM minutes from January 18 th , plus  the agenda for this month's meeting.  ... read full article
Heritage NightAmanda Rench3/4/20183/4/2018
Heritage Night
Heritage Night is coming April 25th! ... read full article
Spring Book Fair - Volunteers Needed!Amanda Rench3/2/20183/23/2018
Spring Book Fair - Volunteers Needed!
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“Mixed Bags” Fundraiser – through March 9th!Amanda Rench2/28/20183/9/2018
“Mixed Bags” Fundraiser – through March 9th!
Get ready to buy some great items to raise money for Sunny Hills! Your children will be coming home with packets for the “Mixed Bags Fundraiser” this week. “Mixed Bags” has practical and high-quality bags, kitchen gadgets, home décor, jewelry, wrapping paper and more! Sunny Hills will receive 50% in profits from all catalog orders. Out-of-town friends and family will have an opportunity to order online for a 40% profit. Shop for Mother’s Day, graduation, 5th grade camp, birthday and teacher gifts while supporting Sunny Hills!    Please click HERE to starting shopping. Use Fundraiser ID#228748 to earn money for Sunny Hills! Remember that ... read full article
Sunny Hills Spirit Wear Available THIS WEEK ONLY!Amanda Rench2/6/20182/16/2018
Sunny Hills Spirit Wear Available THIS WEEK ONLY!
From February 12 - February 16, you can order Sunny Hills Spirit Wear. Click HERE  for more information. ... read full article
Science Fair/STEM NightAmanda Rench1/31/20183/1/2018
Science Fair/STEM Night
Our Science Fair and STEM night is coming up on March 1 st  from 6-8 PM. Registration for the Science Fair will be handled via our website this year. Registration opens on Thursday, January 31 st  and will remain open until Friday, February 16 th .  Click HERE for more information and to register. ... read full article
STEMposiumAmanda Rench1/24/20182/15/2018
STEMposium Issaquah School District, in collaboration with the Issaquah Schools Foundation, is embarking upon a new endeavor to engage students: STEMposium. This event, which will take place on the evening of February 15, 2018, allows students in grades kindergarten through 12 the opportunity to display their science, technology, engineering, and math skills through an exhibition style fair. For more information click the link! ... read full article
PTA General Membership Meeting Amanda Rench1/15/20181/18/2018
PTA General Membership Meeting
Join us this Thursday, January 18, from 9:30-11:30 in the PTA Portable (near the old gym) for our General Membership Meeting. ... read full article
After School Movie on 1/24/18Amanda Rench1/15/20181/24/2018
After School Movie on 1/24/18
Join us to watch Lego Ninjago in the MPR. Registration ends 1/19. Click HERE for more information . ... read full article
Reflections Contest ResultsAmanda Rench1/10/20181/26/2018
Reflections Contest Results
Big congratulations to our Sunny Hills Elementary artists who were finalists at the district competition. Arya Joshi (5th grade, visual art) and Brylie Walker (Kindergarten, visual art) both have artwork that will move on to the Washington State Competition! We also had four Sunny Hills students receive Honorable Mentions: Arshia Fateh (4th grade, music composition), Arya Joshi (5th grade, visual art), Leah Kwak (4th grade, visual art), and Gabrielle Tam (5th grade, visual art-3D). All of our Sunny Hills artists did an amazing job! We are looking forward to next year's competition, where the theme will be: Heroes Around Me. ... read full article
Eager Reader - Save the Dates!Amanda Rench12/14/20171/10/2018
Eager Reader - Save the Dates!
Our Eager Reader Program will run from  January 10 th , 2018  through  February 13 th , 2018 .This is an optional reading 5 week program designed to encourage all students to read more outside of school by offering fun incentives along the way. Click HERE for more information & to enter minutes! ... read full article
Lost & Found CleanupAmanda Rench12/14/201712/20/2017
Lost & Found Cleanup
The upcoming Lost and Found cleanup is on Wednesday , December 20. Please check Lost & Found any time during the school day if your child is missing something. All unclaimed items will be donated to the charity for children in need. Lost and Found is in the room #201, the door opposite the office door in small vestibule. ... read full article
After School Movie - Registration Opens 1/8!Amanda Rench12/14/20171/8/2018
After School Movie - Registration Opens 1/8!
Registration opens January 8 th , the  Monday after Winter Break,  for our second After-School Movie of the year -   The   Ninjago   Movie . The winning movie will be shown on  Wednesday, Jan 24 th  after school. Pre-registration is required. Registration will be open to the first 200 students, will be $10 and will include snacks and a drink. Mark January 8 th  on your calendar to register after break! ... read full article
Staff Cookie Exchange & LuncheonAmanda Rench12/3/201712/5/2017
Staff Cookie Exchange & Luncheon
On Tuesday, December 5th, the PTA will treat our staff to the annual Cookie Exchange and Luncheon. The staff will enjoy lunch and then take home a plate with a variety of cookies to share with their family and friends. This is a long-held tradition at Sunny Hills and a staff favorite! We are asking that each classroom contribute 5 dozen homemade cookies and some food items or monetary donations for the luncheon. You will get an email from your room parent coordinator in the next few days with the details and a link to sign up. Thank you for ... read full article
Smile AmazonAmanda Rench12/3/20171/2/2018
Smile Amazon
Did you know that Smile Amazon  is the same Amazon you know? But when you use Smile Amazon to make your Amazon purchases, you help Sunny Hills PTA to early 0.5%-8.5% on all your orders at no extra cost to you. All you need to do is log in on  using your Amazon account and choose Sunny Hills Elementary as your “charitable organization.” Be sure to bookmark the link or add it to your favorites and use it every time you plan to shop with Amazon. ... read full article
LAST DAY! - Spelling Bee RegistrationAmanda Rench11/5/201712/1/2017
LAST DAY! - Spelling Bee Registration
Spelling Bee Registration almost over! Click HERE  for more information. ... read full article
Scholastic Book Fair: ONLINE ORDERING AVAILABLE!Amanda Rench10/21/201711/3/2017
Our book fair was a huge success last week – thank you for visiting the fair and supporting Sunny Hills! The money earned will fully fund our Eager Reader program, plus buy new books for the school library and for every teacher/specialists' classroom!  This event would not have been possible without the wonderful volunteers who helped cashier, set up, take down and everything in between. Thank you so much, volunteers!  If you missed the fair, or we were sold out of any books you were looking for, please shop our online fair by clicking here until November 3 rd .  ... read full article
Spooky SpaghettiAmanda Rench10/21/201710/31/2017
Spooky Spaghetti
We’re looking forward to seeing you all at  SPOOKY SPAGHETTI next Friday October 27 th from 6-8 PM.   Dinner is on us, so bring the family and come hungry!! We still have several volunteer spots open for all times during the event, so please consider signing up to help ! We will make sure you still enjoy time with your family! Our Bake Sale Coordinator is also looking for baked goods to sell at the event! If you have a talent for making delicious desserts, please click here to sign up. Thank you in advance for your help! If you have any questions about the ... read full article
Free Family Fun Night!!!! Amanda Rench10/5/201710/21/2017
Free Family Fun Night!!!!
Let us treat you to a Ghoulish good time!!  Volunteers Needed for Spooky Spaghetti!!  Click HERE to help. ... read full article
Calling all artists!Amanda Rench9/23/201710/20/2017
Calling all artists!
The Reflections art competition is a National PTA program which recognizes students for their artistic creativity. This year's theme is Within Reach . Students of all grades and abilities can compete by entering an original work in the categories: Visual arts (painting, drawing, etc.), photography, literature, music composition, dance choreography, and film production. Deadline for submission is: Friday October 20 th . Click HERE for more information. ... read full article
Changes to eBlast coming in OctoberAmanda Rench9/18/201710/1/2017
Changes to eBlast coming in October
Getting emails from Peachjar and wondering what they are?   Issaquah School District (ISD) partnered with Peachjar to send Digital Community Flyers, approved by the District, to District families.  ISD will no longer send out paper flyers from community organizations.  Peachjar is also available to PTAs, Issaquah Schools Foundation and others who support ISD.   Peachjar allows Sunny Hills PTA to send important information about upcoming PTA events and programs to all families  at  Sunny Hills.  This will replace our current PTA eBlasts. On the Sunny Hills' website there is currently a link to these Peachjar flyers. The PTA will also be including a link on the Sunny Hills ... read full article
Emergency Kits - New this year!Amanda Rench8/19/20179/13/2017
Emergency Kits - New this year!
Emergency preparedness is important. The Sunny Hills PTA funds emergency shelter supplies and water for all children in all classrooms at the school. As a supplement to this, we ask every family to prepare an emergency kit with food/snacks to be used by your child in an emergency situation. Please use a Quart-sized Ziplock bag and label the bag with your child's name, grade and teacher. Items in the bag should not expire or perish before the end of the school year. They should be readily consumable. Due on: Meet the Teacher, Sept 5th, to your teacher Suggested food items: ... read full article
Mustang Wear and YearbooksAmanda Rench8/8/20179/29/2017
Mustang Wear and Yearbooks
Don't forget to order your Mustang Wear and Yearbook!! Click HERE  to order ... read full article
Don't forget to Join the PTA!Amanda Rench8/6/20178/18/2017
Don't forget to Join the PTA!
Join the PTA HERE !! ... read full article
School Supplies ListAmanda Rench7/29/20179/6/2017
School Supplies List
Click HERE  for the the 2017-18 School Supplies list.  ... read full article
KinderConnectAmanda Rench6/9/20178/15/2017
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
Holiday Gift BarnAmanda Rench10/21/201711/15/2017
Holiday Gift Barn
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 in the classroom from Wednesday, November 1 st  through Wednesday, November 15 th . Please have children bring their donations to school and place them in the food drive baskets in the entrance of the school.  The food bank is most in need of the following items: breakfast cereal, healthy soups, pasta sauce, flour, canned fruit, ... read full article