Reflections Entries Accepted 10/13-18
Calling all artists, dancers, writers, photographers and musicians!    ‘Reflections’ is a national PTA cultural arts competition, in which students create their own original works in one of the following categories: Literature, Music Composition, Photography, Visual Arts, Film/Video, Dance/Choreography.    The theme for 2015-16 is "What is Your Story" .  Submissions will be collected from Thursday, October 13th through Tuesday, October 18th. Finalists from our school will move on to the district level and compete with others from the Issaquah School district.   For further information please email Anamika Malhotra or Ajita Gopikrishnan at  reflections@cascaderidgeptsa.org  Please encourage our Coyotes to ... read full article
Author:
Anamika Malhotra 
Show from:
9/27/2016-10/18/2016

Cascade Ridge Math Club
4th Grade Coaches Needed!! Are you passionate about Math? Would you like to share your love for math with an eager group of 4th grade students? Math Club Classes are coached by dedicated parent volunteers. No coaches means no Math Club classes for 4th grade. We need at least 2 coaches per class. The curriculum and homework sets are available. Students will also have the option of competing in fun competitions that are held during in the Spring. Please consider volunteering for this very fulfiilling role.  Contact Kanika Arora at kanika.0810@gmail.com if you'd like more information.  ... read full article
Author:
Shalini Sivakumar 
Show from:
9/16/2016-12/31/2016

Brown Bear Car Wash Tickets
Get a clean car, save money and earn $$$ for Cascade Ridge PTSA! For every $5 ticket purchased CRE PTSA earns $3.50 (normal price for basic exterior car wash is $8.00!). Now you can purchase two ways! PTSA Website:  Order your car wash tickets from the PTSA website  with an option to pay via credit card or check.  We have 4 packages available online: 1 for $5 4 for $20 10 for $50 20 for $100  By Email: Order tickets by emailing Nicole Brenner at nicbrenner@yahoo.com  with the number of tickets you would like, your student’s name and student’s teacher. ... read full article
Author:
Nicole Brenner 
Show from:
9/3/2015-6/17/2017

Come Out and Play!
Don’t forget to join your student(s) on the playground throughout the school year! On the first Friday of each month, we invite all Dads (Moms, grandparents or other special guests too) to join us on the playground during recess. The kids love to see their loved ones during the school day. Visitors sign in at the front office, get a visitor’s badge and then join your student outside for recess! Please remember to get your Washington State Patrol Form filled out. This must be turned in before you can attend a play date! Forms can be found in the office ... read full article
Author:
Michele Brady 
Show from:
9/3/2015-6/2/2017

WSP Required to Volunteer in the Classroom/Field Trips
We are so proud of our volunteers who give their time and talents to the students and staff at Cascade Ridge! Please remember to get your Washington State Patrol Form filled out. All volunteers must complete an online application. Please complete as soon as possible to avoid a delay in volunteering: https://issaquahvolunteers.hrmplus.net/. All new volunteers are required to attend a mandatory Volunteer Orientation: dates will be announced soon, so please watch for those! For the safety of our school community, all visitors and volunteers are asked to sign in at the office upon arrival and sign out when leaving. Volunteer ... read full article
Author:
Michele Brady 
Show from:
3/23/2016-6/18/2020

Cascade Ridge PTSA: We’re Online, All the Time!
Did you know you can have school and PTSA events automatically added and updated into your calendar app of choice? Checkout the details at: http://cascaderidgeptsa.org/Event/ViewElsewhere  (you'll need to be logged into your PTSA account.)   Another way to stay connected: “Like" us on Facebook! Get the most up to date information on all upcoming school and PTSA events, Spirit Days, late-breaking news and everything else relevant to our school community right in your news feed. If you like our page already but aren't seeing our news on your feed, make sure to check our page every Monday for new posts. ... read full article
Author:
Michele Brady 
Show from:
11/2/2014-8/31/2020
Fall After School Enrichment ProgramsShalini Sivakumar9/16/20169/30/2016
Fall After School Enrichment Programs
The PTSA is happy to connect you with some after school enrichment classes.  These classes are supplied and run by vendors for a fee. Check out the links below for more information and to register directly with the vendors.   Space is limited and registration is on-going so don’t delay! Register before September 30 th for a 2016-17 class   TechVenture Kids  -  Online Registration at  techventurekids.org In TechVenture Kids’  Scratch Code Club , kids explore how to design and program their own computer games and animations. Working in MIT's SCRATCH, a visual drag ‘n drop programming environment, students engage ... read full article
Cake Walk Donations NeededAngela Fischer8/31/20169/29/2016
Cake Walk Donations Needed
Cascade Ridge PTSA will be hosting a Cake Walk at this year’s walk-a-thon and we need your beautiful baked goods to help make it a success. If you or someone you know enjoys baking, please consider making a donation of a full cake, or 1 dozen cupcakes, cookies, or cake pops to be used at this fun family event. All donations will be collected the morning of Thursday, September 29th. Please contact Angela Fischer at afischer515@yahoo.com  if you’d like to donate. ... read full article
Talk with TiaMichele Brady8/31/20169/9/2016
Talk with Tia
Start this school year off informed and involved! Please join Principal Tia Kleinkopf in the Coyote Cafe for conversation and coffee on Friday, September 9th at 8:30am. This is the first of three “Talk with Tia” coffee dates where she will be sharing what is happening at Cascade Ridge this school year. ... read full article
New Family PlaydateAngela Fischer8/25/20168/28/2016
New Family Playdate
New to Cascade Ridge Elementary this school year? Want to make a new friend or two before the first day of school? The PTSA would like to invite all of our new students and their families to join us for a playdate to kick-off the 2016-2017 school year. Cascade Ridge Elementary school playground Sunday, August 28th 3:00pm - 4:00pm Not new to Cascade Ridge this year but want to join the fun? Feel free to stop by to mingle and play and welcome our new families to the neighborhood. Contact Angela Fischer, PTSA VP Community Relations, at afischer515@yahoo.com  with questions. ... read full article
Order Your School Supplies for 2016-17Emily Ma5/25/20168/11/2016
Order Your School Supplies for 2016-17
*ORDER DEADLINE 8/11* School supplies boxes are available to order now. Avoid the crowds and hassle of buying supplies at multiple stores. One stop online shopping saves time and OUR SCHOOL EARNS MONEY FROM YOUR ORDER.  New this year - our vendor is shipping supplies direct to your home! Each grade box is already 'built' for you - just select your child's upcoming grade and you're done. Log on to www.schooltoolbox.com , enter Cascade Ridge Elementary and order all summer long!   See the flyer  for cost per box and additional information. ... read full article
Reflections Entries Accepted 10/13-18Anamika Malhotra9/27/201610/18/2016
Reflections Entries Accepted 10/13-18
Calling all artists, dancers, writers, photographers and musicians!    ‘Reflections’ is a national PTA cultural arts competition, in which students create their own original works in one of the following categories: Literature, Music Composition, Photography, Visual Arts, Film/Video, Dance/Choreography.    The theme for 2015-16 is "What is Your Story" .  Submissions will be collected from Thursday, October 13th through Tuesday, October 18th. Finalists from our school will move on to the district level and compete with others from the Issaquah School district.   For further information please email Anamika Malhotra or Ajita Gopikrishnan at  reflections@cascaderidgeptsa.org  Please encourage our Coyotes to ... read full article
Cascade Ridge Math ClubShalini Sivakumar9/16/201612/31/2016
Cascade Ridge Math Club
4th Grade Coaches Needed!! Are you passionate about Math? Would you like to share your love for math with an eager group of 4th grade students? Math Club Classes are coached by dedicated parent volunteers. No coaches means no Math Club classes for 4th grade. We need at least 2 coaches per class. The curriculum and homework sets are available. Students will also have the option of competing in fun competitions that are held during in the Spring. Please consider volunteering for this very fulfiilling role.  Contact Kanika Arora at kanika.0810@gmail.com if you'd like more information.  ... read full article
Brown Bear Car Wash TicketsNicole Brenner9/3/20156/17/2017
Brown Bear Car Wash Tickets
Get a clean car, save money and earn $$$ for Cascade Ridge PTSA! For every $5 ticket purchased CRE PTSA earns $3.50 (normal price for basic exterior car wash is $8.00!). Now you can purchase two ways! PTSA Website:  Order your car wash tickets from the PTSA website  with an option to pay via credit card or check.  We have 4 packages available online: 1 for $5 4 for $20 10 for $50 20 for $100  By Email: Order tickets by emailing Nicole Brenner at nicbrenner@yahoo.com  with the number of tickets you would like, your student’s name and student’s teacher. ... read full article
Come Out and Play!Michele Brady9/3/20156/2/2017
Come Out and Play!
Don’t forget to join your student(s) on the playground throughout the school year! On the first Friday of each month, we invite all Dads (Moms, grandparents or other special guests too) to join us on the playground during recess. The kids love to see their loved ones during the school day. Visitors sign in at the front office, get a visitor’s badge and then join your student outside for recess! Please remember to get your Washington State Patrol Form filled out. This must be turned in before you can attend a play date! Forms can be found in the office ... read full article
WSP Required to Volunteer in the Classroom/Field TripsMichele Brady3/23/20166/18/2020
WSP Required to Volunteer in the Classroom/Field Trips
We are so proud of our volunteers who give their time and talents to the students and staff at Cascade Ridge! Please remember to get your Washington State Patrol Form filled out. All volunteers must complete an online application. Please complete as soon as possible to avoid a delay in volunteering: https://issaquahvolunteers.hrmplus.net/. All new volunteers are required to attend a mandatory Volunteer Orientation: dates will be announced soon, so please watch for those! For the safety of our school community, all visitors and volunteers are asked to sign in at the office upon arrival and sign out when leaving. Volunteer ... read full article
Cascade Ridge PTSA: We’re Online, All the Time!Michele Brady11/2/20148/31/2020
Cascade Ridge PTSA: We’re Online, All the Time!
Did you know you can have school and PTSA events automatically added and updated into your calendar app of choice? Checkout the details at: http://cascaderidgeptsa.org/Event/ViewElsewhere  (you'll need to be logged into your PTSA account.)   Another way to stay connected: “Like" us on Facebook! Get the most up to date information on all upcoming school and PTSA events, Spirit Days, late-breaking news and everything else relevant to our school community right in your news feed. If you like our page already but aren't seeing our news on your feed, make sure to check our page every Monday for new posts. ... read full article