After School Movie: Incredibles 2 on Nov 28
The hottest movie this summer zooms into Grand Ridge on Wednesday, November 28.  Sign up your student to take part in the fun and enjoy an afternoon snack during the movie. Students must be registered by Monday, November 26. $10 suggested donation per student. ... read full article
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Laura Gaffney 
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11/15/2018-11/29/2018

Box Top Success!
Thank you for making our Fall Box Tops drive a big success. We collected 10,263 box tops which means we raised more than $1,000 that can be used for playground equipment, books, computers, etc. Hats off to all the students, neighbors, teachers, and staff who got involved contributing box tops and our volunteers who sorted and counted them all! Top classes for each grade were: 1st Grade: Bankson, 602 2nd Grade: Sethi, 520 3rd Grade: Carbajal, 427 4th Grade: Goodman, 781  Top Class!!  5th Grade: Sweat, 278 And keep clipping for our next contest in February - can we reach ... read full article
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Laura Gaffney 
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11/8/2018-11/22/2018
After School Movie: Incredibles 2 on Nov 28Laura Gaffney11/15/201811/29/2018
After School Movie: Incredibles 2 on Nov 28
The hottest movie this summer zooms into Grand Ridge on Wednesday, November 28.  Sign up your student to take part in the fun and enjoy an afternoon snack during the movie. Students must be registered by Monday, November 26. $10 suggested donation per student. ... read full article
Box Top Success!Laura Gaffney11/8/201811/22/2018
Box Top Success!
Thank you for making our Fall Box Tops drive a big success. We collected 10,263 box tops which means we raised more than $1,000 that can be used for playground equipment, books, computers, etc. Hats off to all the students, neighbors, teachers, and staff who got involved contributing box tops and our volunteers who sorted and counted them all! Top classes for each grade were: 1st Grade: Bankson, 602 2nd Grade: Sethi, 520 3rd Grade: Carbajal, 427 4th Grade: Goodman, 781  Top Class!!  5th Grade: Sweat, 278 And keep clipping for our next contest in February - can we reach ... read full article
Amazon's SMILE programLaura Gaffney10/18/201811/9/2018
Amazon's SMILE program
As we move into holiday shopping season, there's an easy way to support Grand Ridge by shopping at  smile.amazon.com Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Grand Ridge Elementary PTSA - there's no extra cost to you. So get busy shopping and it's a win for Grand Ridge!  Start your shopping session at  smile.amazon.com  and select “Grand Ridge Elementary PTSA - Issaquah, WA” as your charitable organization or follow the link:  http://smile.amazon.com/ch/20-4606904   ... read full article
STEM Club starts Nov. 1Laura Gaffney10/14/201811/9/2018
STEM Club starts Nov. 1
  As the weather turns cold and wet, Grizzly Garden Patch will take a break for winter. For winter and spring, all students will have the chance to join in on STEM fun Thursdays at 2nd Recess.  From volcanoes to walking water, there's something cool each week! STEM Club is also a great opportunity for parents to volunteer for a fun easy activity too (1:40-3:00 pm) - all the setup has been done for you! ... read full article
Gift a book to our library!Laura Gaffney9/28/201810/12/2018
Gift a book to our library!
Expand the love of reading for all of the students at Grand Ridge by donating to the Gift-a-Book program.  When your family donates to buy new books for the school library, your student will be recognized in multiple ways: • Each donated book will include a personalized bookplate with your student’s name.  • Your student will be the first person to check out the book from the library.  • Student’s name is included in a GIFT-A- BOOK display in the library.  Through Oct 12, 2018 you can make your donation online through our website .  ... read full article
Reflections Art Content: Heroes Around MeLaura Gaffney9/15/201810/6/2018
Reflections Art Content: Heroes Around Me
Students can start working on original artwork (visual, photography, dance, music, film, literature) now for the 2018-19 Reflections art contest. The theme is Heroes Around Me and more details about the contest can be found here: http://grandridgeptsa.org/Page/Programs/Reflections Deadline for submission is Friday, October 26. ... read full article
After School MoviesLaura Gaffney9/10/20189/17/2018
After School Movies
Our first After School Movie of the year is coming up Wednesday, Sept. 19. The kids will love Despicable Me 3 as well as an afternoon snack! Sign up by Monday, Sept 17 by clicking on the Orders button and selecting After School Movies.  ... read full article
Opportunity: Aug. 29 Parentwiser EventLaura Gaffney7/31/20188/30/2018
Opportunity: Aug. 29 Parentwiser Event
Want to empower your kids' with a positive social life?  Parent Wiser  presents parent talk & book signing with youth behavior expert Rosalind Wiseman, author of  Queen Bees Wannabes  and  Masterminds & Wingmen , on  Wed Aug 29 at 6:30pm at Liberty HS . Rosalind Wiseman pulls back the curtain on friendships & social hierarchies and gives practical advice for teaching youth how to navigate common yet complex social situations and break through communication barriers. For parents of K-12. Free for PTSA members in Issaquah School District, $10 donation for non-members/guests.   REGISTER HERE!   ... read full article