Today's PTSA Membership Count
9 January 2019 New, renewed, and sponsored   PTSA Members 346 8 January Student enrollment: 470 74% Questions?   Contact us!   membership@enataiptsa.org ... read full article
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Toast to Enatai Fundraising Gala 3/9
We are just  7 weeks  away from our school’s biggest fundraiser of the year! The  Toast to Enatai PTSA gala and auction  will help raise funds to support educational programs for our kids for years to come! Join us  Saturday, March 9, 2019 from 6-10pm at the Hyatt Regency Bellevue  where you’ll enjoy a fun-filled social event with enticing auction items, great food and beverages, all while connecting with your neighbors. Tickets on sale now!  Click here  to RSVP today!     $100 per ticket, which includes a 2-course sit-down dinner & drinks Can’t join the event?  There are still ... read full article
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GeoBee Semi-Finalists
Congratulations to all GeoBee participants this year!  They spent much time and effort preparing for the competition in the past few months and showcased their impressive geographic knowledge at the preliminary school-level competition on January 13th!  You can read more about the GeoBee program at our  website . Special congratulations to 9 students below who have made it into the final competition on January 27!   (Names are not in a particular order).   We wish them all the best for the Final! GeoBee Semi-Finalists Adya Akhouri Ava Sundaramani Sydney Suh Nina Gatmaytan Jason Gu Rafie Gatmaytan Issac Yeung Joey Yoon Paxton Foreman ... read full article
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Curriculum Enhancement Updates
Thanks to a  Bellevue Schools Foundation grant  and additional funding from  Enatai PTSA ,  Alex Zerbe  was able to bring an educational and entertaining  ALL SCHOOL  assembly on  Friday, January 11th ! The Come Alive Assembly Alex uses his many talents to inspire kid's creativity through Physical Education, Arts and Literacy. He also brought a message about the importance of confidence, persistence and self-expression. Ask you student what was their favorite part.  Friday January 11th-  3rd Grade   Island of Hope-Living Voices Students learned why people immigrated to America, the hardships they endured leaving their homeland, passing through Ellis Island ... read full article
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Bellevue Goes to Olympia Day 1/21
Bellevue PTSA Council invites all students, parents, staff and community in BSD to join us for a day of advocacy in Olympia on January 21st, 2019 for “Bellevue Goes to Olympia” day. This day will be an amazing opportunity to bring all of our voices together as one community to relay our priorities regarding education in Bellevue.  Two information nights (1/9/19 and 1/15/19) will be hosted to introduce the current top issues submitted by State PTSA and BSD in 2018-2019. The session will help you understand and prepare the day to Olympia. The council will provide the bus transportation. The ... read full article
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Today's PTSA Membership CountCommunications EnataiPTSA9/30/20186/28/2019
Today's PTSA Membership Count
9 January 2019 New, renewed, and sponsored   PTSA Members 346 8 January Student enrollment: 470 74% Questions?   Contact us!   membership@enataiptsa.org ... read full article
Attention, Veterans!Communications EnataiPTSA9/29/201811/1/2018
Attention, Veterans!
We invite all Veterans in our community to attend our Veterans Day Assembly .  The Enatai Choir will sing and our students will honor Veterans through songs. Students are encouraged to wear  RED , WHITE , and  BLUE . When:   Wednesday, November 7th at 8:45am Where:   Enatai Elementary Gym ... read full article
Today's PTSA Membership CountCommunications EnataiPTSA9/7/20189/28/2018
Today's PTSA Membership Count
30 September 2018 New, renewed , and sponsored PTSA Memberships: 289 + 36= 325 6 Sept. Student enrollment: 462 70% ... read full article
Come Meet Us!Communications EnataiPTSA8/21/20189/4/2018
Come Meet Us!
Visit us at the PTSA information table   at these upcoming Back to School events: - PTSA Back to School Social and General Membership Meeting - Curriculum Night Ask questions, meet PTSA Board members and Event Chairs, get more information about future school events and opportunities for you to participate, hear about membership benefits, and join us! ... read full article
Leaving Enatai? We're sorry to see you go!Communications Enatai Ptsa6/22/20188/14/2018
Leaving Enatai? We're sorry to see you go!
If you're leaving Enatai due to a move or matriculation  and no longer need your  enataiptsa.org  account, here's how to remove your account.  If you have questions about this, email  communications@enataiptsa.org 1.  Click the "My Account" link in the left-hand menu, or click  this handy link .  (If you are not already logged in, it will prompt you to log in.) 2.  Click the red "Delete" symbol next to any student listed on your account.  Delete students before parents, please! 3.  Click the red "Delete" symbol next to any parent listed on your account. Thank you for keeping us updated! ... read full article
Toast to Enatai Fundraising Gala 3/9Communications EnataiPTSA1/18/20192/22/2019
Toast to Enatai Fundraising Gala 3/9
We are just  7 weeks  away from our school’s biggest fundraiser of the year! The  Toast to Enatai PTSA gala and auction  will help raise funds to support educational programs for our kids for years to come! Join us  Saturday, March 9, 2019 from 6-10pm at the Hyatt Regency Bellevue  where you’ll enjoy a fun-filled social event with enticing auction items, great food and beverages, all while connecting with your neighbors. Tickets on sale now!  Click here  to RSVP today!     $100 per ticket, which includes a 2-course sit-down dinner & drinks Can’t join the event?  There are still ... read full article
Enatai PTSA Membership UpdateCommunications EnataiPTSA12/21/20181/10/2019
Enatai PTSA Membership Update
As we close 2018 we are pleased to report we have 344 Enatai PTSA members for a 74% membership rate!  Because of this, Enatai PTSA has achieved the Silver Membership Growth Award from Washington State PTA!     Thank you for your donations of PTSA Sponsorships for staff members and families in need!  We have been able to provide 34 memberships to staff members.  We need just 4 more sponsorships to cover all the elementary staff and 11 more sponsorships to cover the ELP staff.   Our staff sponsorships are offered at a reduced rate of $10.  If you would like to donate a sponsored membership, please  Sign ... read full article
December Spirit Day: 12/21Communications EnataiPTSA12/8/201812/20/2018
December Spirit Day: 12/21
December 21st    Comfy Cozy Day – Wear your favorite  cozy outfit or pjs  to school! ... read full article
Enatai Geo Bee Go Go Go!Communications EnataiPTSA12/8/20181/11/2019
Enatai Geo Bee Go Go Go!
The first ever National Geographical Bee Enatai competition will take place on Jan 13, 2019.    Twenty-three students from 4th and 5th Grades have signed up and are doing extensive reading to prepare for this competition.  Some of the students have also formed study groups and meet at school to share information and help practice.  Good luck to all Enatai Geo Bee kids!   Feel free to stop by the big maps in the hall way to test yourself and have some Geo fun.  If you are in 4th or 5th Grade and interested in this competition,  the registration is open till ... read full article
Reflections Art Walk on Monday 11/19Communications EnataiPTSA11/16/201811/23/2018
Reflections Art Walk on Monday 11/19
Come celebrate our Enatai Student Artists and their work for "Heroes Around Me", this year's Reflections Art Walk theme!  Enatai Student Artists who have participated in this year's Reflections contest and their families are invited to meet in the STEM Room on Monday morning from 7:30-7:55am.  Entries advancing to the District competition will be announced! All Enatai Students may enjoy viewing this year's art installation on display from 11/19 - 11/30!  Look for the visual scavenger hunt posted near the Eagle Diner for some additional fun! Date:   Monday, November 19 Time:   7:30 am to 7:55  for the artists’ celebration - ... read full article
November Spirit DaysCommunications EnataiPTSA11/3/201811/17/2018
November Spirit Days
November 21st    Apple Cup Spirit Day – Wear your favorite  college colors  and gear to school! ... read full article
Help our Veterans Day Assembly!Communications EnataiPTSA10/27/201811/2/2018
Help our Veterans Day Assembly!
We are in need of a volunteer to bring two dozen red carnations to Enatai by  8:00 am  on  Wednesday, November 7 .   Students will present red carnations to Veterans who attend our Veterans Assembly.  Bring your receipt in and you will be reimbursed.  Please contact Mrs. Peterson to volunteer.   petersons@bsd405.org ... read full article
Spooky Spaghetti & Haunted House are almost here!Communications EnataiPTSA10/19/201810/25/2018
Spooky Spaghetti & Haunted House are almost here!
"Night at the Library will give you Goosebumps!" Haunted House and Spooky Spaghetti are coming in one week! Date:  Friday, October 26th Time:  6:00 - 8:00pm 6:00-6:30pm features Lights On Tours of our Haunted House! Visit our event webpage:   the Spooky Haunted Page Scholarships are available for families in need!   Contact:  membership@enataiptsa.org   The time is NOW to volunteer or donate to help this Event happen!  Our Event Chairs and planning committees have worked hard to get this Event underway and set the framework for an evening of fun for our families.  It is essential that our Enatai community ... read full article
Spooky Spaghetti & Haunted House, Friday 10/26Communications EnataiPTSA10/13/201810/18/2018
Spooky Spaghetti & Haunted House, Friday 10/26
This year's Haunted House theme has been announced as a "Night at the Library will give you Goosebumps!" Friday, October 26th will be our first big community event of the year!  Tickets will be  on sale online and at the door for dinner featuring spaghetti and marinara sauce with or without meatballs, garlic bread, Caesar salad, and cinnamon sugar doughnut holes for dessert.  Free activities will include a Cupcake Walk, contests like Guess the Pumpkin's Weight, and games such as Cauldron Toss!    The highlight of the evening will be our 5th Grade Haunted House experience: "Night at the Library ... read full article
5th Grade Mom's Night Out 10/10Communications EnataiPTSA10/5/201810/9/2018
5th Grade Mom's Night Out 10/10
Who wants to get together for a glass of wine, catch up and share all the things that are going on in 5th grade right now? When:  Wednesday, October 10 at 7:30pm Where:   Swiftwater Cellars     10360 Main Street  Bellevue, WA 98004 RSVP by  clicking here ... read full article
5th Grade Staff Appreciation Lunch 10/18Communications EnataiPTSA10/5/201810/17/2018
5th Grade Staff Appreciation Lunch 10/18
5th Grade hosts this October's Staff Appreciation Lunch! We invite 5th Grade families to sign up for our 5th Grade staff appreciation lunch: Taco Bar.  Each month a different grade will "host" a potluck based around a themed meal.  Take a look at the signup to see how you can contribute! When:  Thursday, October 18th What:   Bring your food or supplies between  8:00am and 10:30am Sign-up here:  5th Grade Staff Appreciation Lunch ... read full article
First Grade Parent Meet Up 10/4Communications EnataiPTSA9/28/201810/3/2018
First Grade Parent Meet Up 10/4
Coffee & Conversation  is a great way to start your  Thursday !  Come meet other first grade parents and catch up while sipping on coffee and nibbling on treats and pastries. Stop in for a few minutes or stay whole time! Email mego_allie@ hotmail.com  with any questions. Look forward to seeing you there! Megan Foreman & Chezik Tsunoda When:  Thursday, October 4th 8:15a-9:15a Where:  Dilettante Mocha Cafe ,  1450 114th Ave SE ... read full article
Last Chance: Early PTSA Membership Gift offer ends Friday, 9/21Communications EnataiPTSA9/21/20189/21/2018
Last Chance: Early PTSA Membership Gift offer ends Friday, 9/21
Sign up and pay for your PTSA Membership today to receive a free gift!   Signups may be completed online at our website here:   JOIN PTSA   and paid with a credit card to ensure your student receives  a free Eaglewear Youth T-shirt  from our Fall Eaglewear Order Event.  Our online registration lets you enter your student's name and T-shirt size so we have all the information we need. Forgot to send in your check to pay for your order?   If you start a new Membership Order online and submit your credit card information it will replace your previous unpaid ... read full article
Fall Eaglewear Order Event ENDS TODAY!Communications EnataiPTSA9/21/20189/28/2018
Fall Eaglewear Order Event ENDS TODAY!
This is the last week to order your Fall Eaglewear! Eaglewear is our Enatai Spiritwear, featuring the Enatai school name and our Eagle mascot.  Our first Spiritwear day was Tuesday, September 11th and more are to come!   Adult Raglan shirts have been added  to the sale for a long sleeve option for our parents out there!  Have proud Grandparents?  Eaglewear also makes a cute gift! Check out our products and place orders here:   Eaglewear All sales are final. Items will be distributed to the students’ classrooms upon receipt; delivery expected by the end of October. Thank you for supporting Enatai!   Email  Amy ... read full article
Early PTSA Membership Gift offer ends FridayCommunications EnataiPTSA9/14/20189/20/2018
Early PTSA Membership Gift offer ends Friday
Pay for your PTSA Membership before Friday, September 21st to receive a free gift!    In order to remain a member in good standing, PTSA Memberships must be repurchased each school year.  Simply  use this handy link  or click the "Join PTSA" link on the left menu of our website.   Our Early Membership Thank You Gift offer ends on Sept 21!  Please join and send in your payment by September 21st to get a Free Eaglewear Youth T-shirt from our  Fall Eaglewear Order Event ! Did you send in a paper membership order?   Once we received your payment we contacted you ... read full article
Early PTSA Membership by 9/21Communications EnataiPTSA8/29/20189/13/2018
Early PTSA Membership by 9/21
Early Membership Thank You Gift    Because so much information is given and decisions are made at the beginning of the school year, we would like to encourage everyone to  JOIN or RENEW their PTSA MEMBERSHIP as early as possible.  We want you to be "in" on important issues affecting your student's school year from the very beginning!  We are pleased to offer this  EARLY MEMBERSHIP THANK YOU GIFT :  ALL NEW ENATAI PTSA MEMBERSHIP SIGNUPS OR RENEWALS PAID BY FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 21ST RECEIVES ONE FREE YOUTH EAGLEWEAR T-SHIRT!   Eaglewear is our school's spiritwear, featuring the Enatai name and our Eagle ... read full article
Membership and Update your Info!Communications EnataiPTSA8/15/20189/13/2018
Membership and Update your Info!
PTSA Memberships are now available for purchase!    In order to remain a member in good standing, PTSA Memberships must be repurchased each school year.  Simply use this handy link or click the "Join PTSA" link under announcements in our website.   There is more information about the benefits of PTSA Membership in our Membership 101 Info Page. EARLY MEMBERSHIP THANK YOU GIFT available for orders paid before 9/21! Update your Website Information!    After you have renewed your membership, please take a moment and  log into your account  at  www.enataiptsa.org  and update your information for the year.  Be sure to set ... read full article
GeoBee Semi-FinalistsCommunications EnataiPTSA1/18/20192/1/2019
GeoBee Semi-Finalists
Congratulations to all GeoBee participants this year!  They spent much time and effort preparing for the competition in the past few months and showcased their impressive geographic knowledge at the preliminary school-level competition on January 13th!  You can read more about the GeoBee program at our  website . Special congratulations to 9 students below who have made it into the final competition on January 27!   (Names are not in a particular order).   We wish them all the best for the Final! GeoBee Semi-Finalists Adya Akhouri Ava Sundaramani Sydney Suh Nina Gatmaytan Jason Gu Rafie Gatmaytan Issac Yeung Joey Yoon Paxton Foreman ... read full article
"Wizard of Oz" Auditions 1/22Communications EnataiPTSA1/6/20191/17/2019
"Wizard of Oz" Auditions 1/22
Faculty advisors and the directors for Enatai's new drama program met with parents 12/12 to discuss details of this new program for Enatai's 3rd, 4th and 5th grades. The  Wizard of Oz  will be presented as a "play with music" and can accommodate anywhere from 30 to 200 performers. Everyone who tries out will get a part.  Auditions will be on January 22nd with call-backs on the 23rd.  Final performance dates are March 14th and 15th.   This program was funded by the Enatai PTSA and there is NO COST for students to participate.  While this program meets and performs ... read full article
SAVE THE DATE: Principal and PTSA Coffee Hour 12/20Communications EnataiPTSA12/8/201812/13/2018
SAVE THE DATE: Principal and PTSA Coffee Hour 12/20
Meet with Principal Amy MacDonald and Enatai PTSA at the monthly Principal and PTSA Coffee Hour. Topic:   Achievement Network (ANET) When:   Thursday, December 20th at 8:00-9:00am Where : Enatai STEM Room What is the Achievement Network (ANET) and what does this partnership mean for Enatai?  See our  Principal's December Newsletter for more information. ... read full article
Reflections Art Walk InstallationCommunications EnataiPTSA11/24/201811/29/2018
Reflections Art Walk Installation
Come celebrate our Enatai Student Artists and their work for "Heroes Around Me", this year's Reflections Art Walk theme!  All Enatai Students may enjoy viewing this year's art installation on display from 11/19 - 11/30!  Look for the visual scavenger hunt posted near the Eagle Diner for some additional fun! Display:   Monday, November 19 - November 30th Place:  Start the walk at the STEM lab Questions? Email  reflections@enataiptsa.org ... read full article
Sasquatch Reading Challenge Book RescueCommunications EnataiPTSA9/21/201810/5/2018
Sasquatch Reading Challenge Book Rescue
The annual  Sasquatch Reading Challenge  asks Third Grader students to read books from a wide variety of authors and genres. All the books were  Sasquatch Nominees .  Each year the 3rd grade teachers select a total of 25 books to create a Sasquatch "Bingo Board".   This fun challenge gets students to read, think, and talk about books.  Students get small rewards for reading 5 in a row, 15 and completing all 25 books.   Check out the list of books  here .  Are you done reading them? Are you looking to clear off your bookshelf to make room for new books?    Please ... read full article
Curriculum Enhancement UpdatesCommunications EnataiPTSA1/18/20192/1/2019
Curriculum Enhancement Updates
Thanks to a  Bellevue Schools Foundation grant  and additional funding from  Enatai PTSA ,  Alex Zerbe  was able to bring an educational and entertaining  ALL SCHOOL  assembly on  Friday, January 11th ! The Come Alive Assembly Alex uses his many talents to inspire kid's creativity through Physical Education, Arts and Literacy. He also brought a message about the importance of confidence, persistence and self-expression. Ask you student what was their favorite part.  Friday January 11th-  3rd Grade   Island of Hope-Living Voices Students learned why people immigrated to America, the hardships they endured leaving their homeland, passing through Ellis Island ... read full article
Bellevue Goes to Olympia Day 1/21Communications EnataiPTSA12/21/20181/21/2019
Bellevue Goes to Olympia Day 1/21
Bellevue PTSA Council invites all students, parents, staff and community in BSD to join us for a day of advocacy in Olympia on January 21st, 2019 for “Bellevue Goes to Olympia” day. This day will be an amazing opportunity to bring all of our voices together as one community to relay our priorities regarding education in Bellevue.  Two information nights (1/9/19 and 1/15/19) will be hosted to introduce the current top issues submitted by State PTSA and BSD in 2018-2019. The session will help you understand and prepare the day to Olympia. The council will provide the bus transportation. The ... read full article
Thankful for our Corporate Partners in Education!Communications EnataiPTSA11/16/201811/30/2018
Thankful for our Corporate Partners in Education!
With Thanksgiving quickly approaching, the Enatai PTSA wants to express gratitude and appreciation for all the  2018-19 Corporate Partners in Education .  To date our Corporate Partners have helped us raise  $3,050 . It's really exciting to see local businesses  demonstrate their commitment to improving the lives and education for each and every student at Enatai Elementary school!  A special thanks to   Design Built Homes ;   Erik Suh MD/Suh Esthetics / Eastside Primary Care & Wellness ;  Michael Kang DDS/Factoria Family Dentistry ;   Teresa Kang DDS, PLLC/Family and Cosmetic Dentistry ;   Michael Chiulli DDS, MSD/ Trilliam Dental Specialists ;  Soleil Roberts, DMD MSD/Soleil Orthodontics ;  Allegro Pediatrics ;  ... read full article
4th Grade Staff Appreciation Brunch 11/14Communications EnataiPTSA11/3/201811/14/2018
4th Grade Staff Appreciation Brunch 11/14
4th Grade Parents, if you haven't already signed up for our Staff Appreciation Brunch donations and helpers are still needed!   Every month we coordinate a staff lunch that each grade takes turn hosting.  Fourth grade will be hosting the next lunch on Wednesday, Nov 14th.  The theme will be brunch.  The staff very much look forward to these lunches and they are a great morale booster! Sign-up here:  4th Grade Staff Appreciation Brunch ... read full article
Reflections Art Walk 11/19Communications EnataiPTSA10/26/201811/15/2018
Reflections Art Walk 11/19
Come experience the world of heroes through the eyes of Enatai artists.  The annual Reflections Art Walk this year features the theme “Heroes Around Me.” Entries advancing to District competition will be announced and all artists contributing to the installation will be celebrated. Note that the celebration will be before school this year.    Date:   Monday, November 19 Time:   7:30 am to 7:55  for the artists’ celebration - art on display through  November 30 Place:  Start the walk at the STEM lab    Questions? Email  reflections@enataiptsa.org . ... read full article
Corporate Partners Update IVCommunications EnataiPTSA9/28/201810/12/2018
Corporate Partners Update IV
Enatai welcomes back returning  Blue Eagle Partner :   Allegro Pediatrics !   Allegro Pediatrics is devoted to providing your family with the personal experience and quality care we expect for our own. There are more than 90 providers across 8 neighborhood clinics. Flu vaccines are now available in our clinics.   Thanks Allegro Pediatrics for supporting students at Enatai! Enatai Families:  Do you know of a business that would benefit by becoming an Enatai Corporate Partner In Education?   Y ou can read more about the Corporate Partnership program  in this PDF .   Deadline to get an ad in the ... read full article
Corporate Partners Update IIICommunications EnataiPTSA9/21/201810/4/2018
Corporate Partners Update III
Enatai welcomes back returning  Golden Eagle Partner :   Suh  Esthetics/Eastside Primary Care & Wellness !   Enatai Dad Dr.  Erik   Suh  has a team of providers, including a family physician, naturopathic physician, registered dietitian, massage therapist/life coach, and aestheticians to provide the most comprehensive treatment.  Thanks Dr.  Suh  and everyone at  Suh  Esthestics/Eastside Primary Care & Wellness for supporting our Enatai Eagles! Enatai Families:  Do you know of a business that would benefit by becoming an Enatai Corporate Partner In Education?   Y ou can read more about the Corporate Partnership program  in this PDF .   Deadline to get ... read full article
Corporate Partners Update IICommunications EnataiPTSA9/14/20189/29/2018
Corporate Partners Update II
We are very happy to have Mike and Teresa Kang join us again this year at the  Golden Eagle level .   They have two local businesses,  Factoria Family Dentistry  and  Teresa Kang DDS, PLLC Family and Cosmetic Dentistry .  The Kang Family is proud to be able to support their kids as well as all Enatai students and staff!  Thank you Kang Family for your generous support of the Enatai PTSA! Enatai Families:  Do you know of a business that would benefit by becoming an Enatai Corporate Partner In Education?   Y ou can read more about the Corporate ... read full article
BSD Back to School Fair 2018Communications EnataiPTSA9/10/20189/15/2018
BSD Back to School Fair 2018
Saturday, September 15th 10am - 4pm Bellevue High School This districtwide community fair will have over 60 organizations representing our community partners and the Bellevue School District. Information and resources will be provided on: - Before and after school programs - Health and nutrition - Counseling and mental wellness services - Language programs - Advocacy - College and career - Early Learning, Advanced Learning, and Special Education - And much more! Click here to see more information at the BSD webpage:  BSD Back to School Fair ... read full article
Corporate Partners Update ICommunications EnataiPTSA9/7/20189/29/2018
Corporate Partners Update I
Enatai PTSA would like to welcome back Dr. Michael Chiulli and Dr. Soleil Roberts as Golden Eagle Partners !  Dr Chiulli's practice,  Trillium Dental Specialists , specializes in dental implants and Periodontics. Dr. Roberts is a Craniofacial Orthodontist with her own private practice  Soleil Orthodontics .  Dr. Chiulli and Dr. Roberts are very proud to support third grader Ella Chiulli and all Enatai students.  Thank you  Dr. Michael Chiulli and Dr. Soleil Roberts  for your generous support again this school year! Enatai Families:  Do you know of a business that would benefit by becoming an Enatai Corporate Partner In Education?   ... read full article
Programs Open for Registration!Communications EnataiPTSA8/29/20189/30/2018
Programs Open for Registration!
  Academic Adventure :  Enatai Eagle Academic Adventure encourages kids to stretch themselves by choosing their own adventures in Reading, Math/Coding, Science, the Arts, Social Studies, Geography, and Fitness.   REFLECTIONS Art Contest  and Passport Club are components of Academic Adventure that begin early in the school year.   Passport Club :  Part of Academic Adventure and its Geographic Enrichment component, Passport Club meets every month for  volunteer Passport Checkers to review student's at-home study. Register here for these programs:   ACADEMIC ADVENTURE REGISTRATION Academic Adventure and Passport Club are free extra-curricular academic programs for student enrichment.  Participation is voluntary.  SEE MORE UPCOMING EVENTS AND PROGRAMS ... read full article
NOTICE: 2018-2019 Events without a ChairCommunications Enatai Ptsa6/15/20189/8/2018
NOTICE: 2018-2019 Events without a Chair
PTSA budgets both income and expenses based on events that we have held historically and have chairs for the upcoming year.   Events or special projects without Chairs run the risk of being cancelled for the year.   As of this date the following events and special projects do not have a Chair:   Toast to Enatai The biggest and most important PTSA fundraiser of the year. Yearbook* Chair to be confirmed Without a Yearbook Chair there will be no yearbook.   Most of the work for this special project is done at home and through correspondance. PTSA Membership This Chair organizes the membership ... read full article
Reflections Entries Advancing to DistrictCommunications EnataiPTSA11/30/201812/14/2018
Reflections Entries Advancing to District
Congratulations to all the artists who thoughtfully considered the theme "Heroes Around Me" and created something original.  The display by the Eagle Diner will be up through Friday, 11/30.  Art that is moving on in competition will be returned when it comes back from advancement in the spring. These artists will receive an Academic Adventure ribbon delivered to class next week.  All other art will be returned next week with Academic Adventure ribbons.  The following entries will be advancing to District competition, sorted by grade.  (See  Newsletter for divisions)   Gr1    *Outstanding Interpretation    Mia Franze   Photo - "Miss Peggy, ... read full article
Bellevue School FoundationCommunications EnataiPTSA11/16/201811/29/2018
Bellevue School Foundation
Three Days and Three Ways to Give!   Put exceptional education for every student on your holiday shopping list.  You can support students while you stuff stockings—it's ridiculously easy!  Just use our Amazon  link  and the Foundation will earn up to 8% of the price of everything you purchase—at no additional cost to you.  Bookmark it to supercharge your powers of good on Black  Friday , Cyber  Monday  and all year long.     Then kick off the giving season with # GivingTuesday , a  one day  global online giving event on  November 27 th .  Generous donors will double ... read full article
Enatai Awarded BSF GrantsCommunications EnataiPTSA11/9/201811/15/2018
Enatai Awarded BSF Grants
The Bellevue Schools Foundation is delighted to announce the 2018-19 Arts, Enrichment & Innovation grant awards. Eighty-six (86) awards were made totaling $93,800, an increase of $18,000 over last year. The BSF is thrilled to be able to support these innovative learning opportunities in and out of the classroom and appreciative of our parent donors who help keep this program alive. To learn more  about A, E, & I grants, visit  bellevueschoolsfoundation.org.   Congratulations Enatai, for being awarded the following 8 Arts, Enrichment, & Innovation grants!   - Come Alive: Inspiring Kid's Creativity through Physical Education, Arts and Literacy (K-5)   ... read full article
Special Thanks to our 2017-2018 Corporate Partners!Communications Enatai Ptsa6/15/20188/17/2018
Special Thanks to our 2017-2018 Corporate Partners!
As the school year comes to a close, the Enatai PTSA wanted to take this time to thank all of our 2017-18 Enatai PTSA Corporate Partners in Education!   It's really exciting to see local businesses  demonstrate their commitment to improving the lives and education for each and every student at Enatai Elementary school.   And thank you to  Julie Uyeda  for chairing this important program! Golden Eagle Partners ($1000+) Design Built Homes Susan Kim DDS, PS/Evergreen Pediatric Dentistry Michael Kang DDS/Factoria Family Dentistry Teresa Kang DDS, PLLC Michael Chiulli DDS, MSD/ Trilliam Dental Specialists Soleil Roberts, DMD MSD/Soleil Orthodontics Suh Esthetics ... read full article
Corporate Partner Update VICommunications EnataiPTSA11/9/201811/15/2018
Corporate Partner Update VI
We are pleased to announce that Enatai PTSA has  another returning  Blue Eagle Partner   for 2018-2019 Enatai PTSA Corporate Partners:  Seattle Children's Hospital !   Did you know that Seattle Children's Hospital has an urgent care clinic on the Eastside?  Thank you  Seattle Children's Hospital  for supporting our Enatai Students! Enatai Families:  Do you know of a business that would benefit by becoming an Enatai Corporate Partner In Education?   Y ou can read more about the Corporate Partnership program  in this PDF .   If you have questions, please contact  corporatepartners@ enataiptsa.org  for more details. ... read full article
Corporate Partner Update VCommunications EnataiPTSA10/26/201811/8/2018
Corporate Partner Update V
Enatai PTSA is very pleased to have theCoderSchool / Bellevue join us again this year as a Corporate Partner in Education at the  Blue Eagle  level .   Have you ever wondered what your child could do with the power of coding? Come find out at  theCoderSchool's  Halloween Open House  Monday October 29th from 4-6pm.   Kids can come to a free coding lesson, enjoy some snacks and enter in a raffle drawing.   Thanks again to  theCoderSchool/Bellevue  for supporting Enatai PTSA and our students this year!   Enatai Families:  Do you know of a business that would benefit by becoming an Enatai Corporate Partner ... read full article
Corporate Partners Directory Deadline 10/15Communications EnataiPTSA10/5/201810/15/2018
Corporate Partners Directory Deadline 10/15
Enatai Families:  Do you know of a business that would benefit by becoming an Enatai Corporate Partner In Education?   One benefit of being a Corporate Partner in Education is having  your business featured in an ad in our PTSA student directory .   Directory ad deadline is  October 15th .  Y ou can read more about the Corporate Partnership program  in this PDF .   If you have questions, please contact  corporatepartners@ enataiptsa.org  for more details. ... read full article
PTSA Programs+Events: Sign up!Communications EnataiPTSA9/5/20189/21/2018
PTSA Programs+Events: Sign up!
The PTSA sponsors and organizes many programs during the school year.    Enrichment, Community Relations, Fundraising, and Special Events - we do them all!  Want to get involved and support what you believe in?   Take a look at our online  Program descriptions .  Then, sign up for Events or Programs that interest you: as many as you like!  Your Event Chairs will contact you when their program starts preparing to tell you the ways you can help! To get involved, email your name and which program(s) interests you to: communications@enataiptsa.org Or see the  Event Chair list and contact them directly with questions! ... read full article
Vision and Hearing Screening VolunteersCommunications EnataiPTSA9/4/20189/9/2018
Vision and Hearing Screening Volunteers
Enatai Needs You!    Vision and Hearing Screening Day for all students is coming up!  Six parent volunteers are needed to help keep our testing orderly and ensure all our students have this important health service completed! Monday, September 10th 8:00 am - 12:00pm SIGN UP HERE:   Vision and Hearing Volunteers   We have enough volunteers, thank you! ... read full article
Afterschool at EnataiCommunications EnataiPTSA1/11/20191/16/2019
Afterschool at Enatai
Enatai Elementary STEM Club: Winter 2019 Create with Code What:  Create with Code - an after school code club where kids learn to code their own games and animations using Scratch from MIT. This Winter 2019 session is for grades 2-4. We provide all equipment. We offer 3+ levels of coding instruction and projects. Returning students will be assessed in the first classes to determine what they need to review or can still learn about coding!  When:  Fridays, Jan. 18th - March 22 (no class on Feb 21, Mar 15), 2:30p-4:00p Where:  Enatai Elementary School, room 197 Register on line: ... read full article
Afterschool at Enatai 12/14Communications EnataiPTSA12/14/20181/10/2019
Afterschool at Enatai 12/14
Paris Academy Northwest: Language Club at Enatai Elementary  Come and join us in a bilingual, multicultural education which opens doors and minds to the world. PANW offers language enrichment program for students who wish to get a head-start before middle or high school and have fun while learning a language. The class is taught by an experienced teacher using the curriculum that is carefully designed to lay a strong foundation for future.  Groups are organized by language level and age for better interaction.  Beginners/Intermediate welcome! Please enroll Online via  www.ParisAcademyNW.com .  -  Spanish  : Tuesdays 2:30-3:35pm Jan 8 – May ... read full article
Community Corner 11/30Communications EnataiPTSA11/24/201812/8/2018
Community Corner 11/30
Eastside Heritage Center to Host "Old School Enatai: The Inside Story" Eastside Heritage Center (EHC), the region’s leading historical society, will host a presentation of “Old School Enatai: The Inside Story,” given by Enatai parent Sharon Pang. The free event, scheduled for Saturday, December 8, 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m., will be held at EHC headquarters, 11660 Main St. in Bellevue. It will be open to the public. The show features a plethora of pictures and compelling details about how our school came into being with the help of community-spirited Enatai residents. Pang began research for the slide show over ... read full article
Community Corner 9/28Communications EnataiPTSA9/26/201810/3/2018
Community Corner 9/28
2018 Bellevue High Junior Cheer Clinic Learn the traditional Bellevue cheers and chants from the Bellevue Cheer Squad! Join them for a fun day that will include learning a dance, high school cheers, and the basics of cheer motions and technique! Date:  Friday, October 5th, 2018 Time:  Registration begins at 4pm, the clinic will end after halftime of the Football game that night. Price  per participant: $60 Location : BHS Commons For more information and to download the registration form, see their website here:  BHS Jr. Cheer Clinic   Little Wolverines Girls Basketball Grades: K - 3rd Dates: Saturdays, 11/17, ... read full article
Community Corner 9/21Communications EnataiPTSA9/7/20189/24/2018
Community Corner 9/21
Cub Scouts Will Begin Again This Month! Cub Scout Pack 600 serves West Bellevue including Medina, Clyde Hill, Sacred Heart and Enatai schools. Cub Scouting is for boys and girls in 1st - 5th grades, and involves the whole family. Our Pack’s dedicated adult leaders teach invaluable lessons that help the Cubs progress in the program and in life. We meet twice a month, and hold our meetings at Bellevue Presbyterian Church. We also host a number of events throughout the year such as educational field trips, day camps, service projects, hikes, and campouts. Contact us to learn more, or ... read full article
Have you outgrown your Eaglewear?Communications EnataiPTSA8/29/20189/27/2018
Have you outgrown your Eaglewear?
Bring it back to school for our  new PTSA Pass It On Program!      Turn in your gently used Eaglewear to our collection box in the Main Office.  Items will be washed and prepped, then the PTSA Table at our community events will offer these items in exchange for any amount donation to our scholarship fund!  Come to Spooky Spaghetti, Science Night, or one of our other community events and take a look if there's something in your size! *Items may also be used by the office for unforseen clothing necessities. ... read full article