Box Tops: November Give and Get
It is  Box Tops for Education  collection time. This year Enatai has already collected $150.60 worth of box tops. This money will go toward purchasing recess equipment.   Grade Level Collection Contest:   Let’s see which grade level can collect the most box tops for Enatai before Thanksgiving!  Send box tops in an envelope with teacher's name on the outside with your child or put in collection box in the front office  by  November 20th  to be counted.  Please take a look around your house for box tops (Ziploc bags, cereals, tissues, paper supplies, etc).   Here's a list of participating products . ... read full article
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Special Presentation: Who Pays For School Funding in Bellevue??
Join us for a  Special Presentation  and learn about the ins and outs of funding education in Bellevue from Melissa deVita, District Deputy Superintendent Financial Services & Operations.  Melissa will break down the roles played by the state and local taxes such as levies & bonds, as well as where support organizations such as Bellevue Schools Foundation and Bellevue's PTSAs fit into the funding puzzle and how this is changing in light of the recent legislative actions. Join us for this event, co-hosted by Bellevue PTSA Council.  Please register here.  The event is  free and open to the public , and there are four sessions ... read full article
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Thank You-Haunted House & Eaglewear!Communications Enatai Ptsa11/13/201711/17/2017
Thank You-Haunted House & Eaglewear!
              In last week's newsletter, we forgot a couple of important shout-outs: First, a big  THANK YOU  to Chief kid-wrangler  Stacey Bennetsen , who was an immense help with the Haunted House! Also - All  Eaglewear  was delivered 10/31.  Thanks to  Branda Deng, Amy Franck, Redhika Moolgavkar, and Julie Uyeda  for helping to make it possible in getting your orders to you.  And of course, none of it would have happened if  Amy Lee  had not stepped forward and agreed to be our Eaglewear chair!   Thank you, Amy!   If you have a question ... read full article
Spooky Spaghetti & School of Screams - TONIGHT!Communications Enatai Ptsa10/27/201710/27/2017
Spooky Spaghetti & School of Screams - TONIGHT!
We are looking forward to seeing everyone tonight at the Spooky Spaghetti & School of Screams Students Haunted House!   Everyone is welcome to come in costume , but please remember  no weapons, gore, or masks .   If you did not pre-order, we will have a limited number of Spaghetti dinners for sale at the event, and you can buy additional Haunted House tickets as well.   We will accept cash, check, and credit card at the event.   **Note:   For our youngest Eagles, we will have a  "Lights On"   time to enjoy the Haunted House between 6-6:30 PM.   ... read full article
Veteran's Day Assembly 11/8Communications Enatai Ptsa10/27/201711/8/2017
Veteran's Day Assembly 11/8
We invite  all Veterans in our community  to attend our Veterans Day Assembly on  Wednesday, November 8 th  at 9:00 am in the Enatai gym .  The Enatai Choir will sing and our students will honor Veterans through songs.    All students are encouraged to wear  RED, WHITE, and BLUE on November 8. ... read full article
Read-A-Thon Winners Announced!Communications Enatai Ptsa10/27/201711/3/2017
Read-A-Thon Winners Announced!
  A BIG THANK YOU  to everyone who participated in our  2017 Read-A-Thon!   Our students read a total of  54,731 minutes , which is equal to 912 hours, or 147 school days worth of reading.  We raised a hair shy of  $20,000  which will support educational programs & experiences that will enrich and enhance learning for every Enatai Eagle!  Way to go, Eagles!     If your student participated, they will be coming home today with a bookmark that is good for a  Free Public Skate Session & Skate Rental at Sno King Ice Arenas!   It is valid at their  ... read full article
Spooky Spaghetti needs VOLUNTEERS!Communications Enatai Ptsa10/20/201710/27/2017
Spooky Spaghetti needs VOLUNTEERS!
We are ONE WEEK away from the Spooky Spaghetti & School of Screams, and only 18% of the volunteer slots are filled!   This event is one of three big events in our school year.  While the 5th grade is taking on the responsibility of the haunted house,  all grades are asked to help out at the other fun "Spooky Spaghetti" activities.   Most of these items are low-pressure, "Stand next to the candy corn jar and make sure nobody eats it" type jobs.     We would like to offer ALL of the activities listed in the volunteer signup, but if we do ... read full article
Read-A-Thon Week Continues Through Sunday!Communications Enatai Ptsa10/12/201710/20/2017
Read-A-Thon Week Continues Through Sunday!
We hope your students have been excited about participating in the Read-A-Thon this week!  Your students should continue to  log their reading minutes through Sunday, October 15,  at which point they can report their minutes to the people who sponsor them "by-the-minute," attach any checks to the reading log/pledge form, and get everything turned in by next  Friday, October 20.   It has been pointed out to us that using this method of doing online donations does not allow families to see who and how much has been donated in their name.  Acknowledged!  I f you would like to know this ... read full article
Meet Bellevue School Board Candidates 10/9Communications Enatai Ptsa10/7/201710/21/2017
Meet Bellevue School Board Candidates 10/9
Please join Bellevue Schools Foundation and Bellevue PTSA Council for a one-hour  Bellevue School Board Candidate forum :   Monday, Oct. 9  12–1 pm The candidates for the November 7 general election—District 3, Erica Melief; District 5 My-Linh Thai (incumbent), and Hugh Gladner—will introduce themselves and answer questions in a candidate forum hosted jointly by the Foundation and the PTSA Council on Monday, Oct. 9. Register now to submit your questions and join us to learn more about the positions these candidates hold on District issues and policy that matters to your family. Education Connections is a  free program  for the community;  ... read full article
It's GO TIME for Enatai's Read-A-Thon!Communications Enatai Ptsa10/7/201710/13/2017
It's GO TIME for Enatai's Read-A-Thon!
It's time to start reading for our  FIRST MAJOR FUNDRAISER OF THE YEAR!   Starting this Monday, your student should begin logging their minutes spent reading for the Enatai Read-A-Thon!  All the information you need to participate in our Read-A-Thon can be found  in this PDF Packet , or on our  Read-A-Thon Page .    New this year:   Make your donations and do your reading log  ONLINE!!   We hope this makes it SUPER EASY to participate in the Read-A-Thon and support our Enatai Eagles!    If you are gathering donations from friends and family, simply email them this link: http://enataiptsa.org/Packet/ReadAThonGuest/ ... read full article
Box Tops: November Give and GetCommunications Enatai Ptsa11/13/201711/20/2017
Box Tops: November Give and Get
It is  Box Tops for Education  collection time. This year Enatai has already collected $150.60 worth of box tops. This money will go toward purchasing recess equipment.   Grade Level Collection Contest:   Let’s see which grade level can collect the most box tops for Enatai before Thanksgiving!  Send box tops in an envelope with teacher's name on the outside with your child or put in collection box in the front office  by  November 20th  to be counted.  Please take a look around your house for box tops (Ziploc bags, cereals, tissues, paper supplies, etc).   Here's a list of participating products . ... read full article
Enatai PTSA Joins the 21st Century! :)Communications Enatai Ptsa11/13/201711/17/2017
Enatai PTSA Joins the 21st Century! :)
We have just completed moving our email provider from GoDaddy (which costs money), to Google For Non-Profits' GSuite Gmail (which is free for non-profits).  There are many benefits of doing this, one of which is that  we are now allowed an unlimited number of FREE @ enataiptsa.org  emails .  If you have created an email account as the chair of an Enatai PTSA Program, please send an email to  admin@enataiptsa.org  and let us know so that we can bring you under the @ enataiptsa.org  umbrella.  You won't lose any emails in this process and we can set your old email to ... read full article
Special Presentation: Who Pays For School Funding in Bellevue??Communications Enatai Ptsa11/13/201711/20/2017
Special Presentation: Who Pays For School Funding in Bellevue??
Join us for a  Special Presentation  and learn about the ins and outs of funding education in Bellevue from Melissa deVita, District Deputy Superintendent Financial Services & Operations.  Melissa will break down the roles played by the state and local taxes such as levies & bonds, as well as where support organizations such as Bellevue Schools Foundation and Bellevue's PTSAs fit into the funding puzzle and how this is changing in light of the recent legislative actions. Join us for this event, co-hosted by Bellevue PTSA Council.  Please register here.  The event is  free and open to the public , and there are four sessions ... read full article
Backpack Meals Needs Delivery Drivers Communications Enatai Ptsa10/27/201711/3/2017
Backpack Meals Needs Delivery Drivers
Backpack Meals for Kids  is a non-profit organization that works with the Bellevue School District to provide free, easy-to-make meals each Friday  for students who may not otherwise have food to eat over the weekend . We are looking for a few interested parents to share delivery of meals to Enatai Elementary on Thursday mornings.   You would pick up bags of meals from the BSD warehouse between 9:30 and 11am on Thursday morning and deliver them to Enatai.   Are you interested in helping out? Please contact  Julie Uyeda  for more details.   ... read full article
Corporate Partner UpdateCommunications Enatai Ptsa10/27/201711/3/2017
Corporate Partner Update
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! ... read full article
BSF Click-A-Thon Next Week!Communications Enatai Ptsa10/20/201710/24/2017
BSF Click-A-Thon Next Week!
Get ready to double your impact when you  Click for Kids  and  Text for Kids  in Bellevue Schools Foundation’s annual fall fundraising drive. You'll see parents, kids, and volunteers outside school on  Tuesday and Wednesday, Oct. 24 & 25 , reminding you to go  all in  this year by visiting  bsfdn.org  or texting  KIDS  to  27722  to make your annual donation.  Double your impact!  Generous donors will match every gift of $100 or more to Bellevue Schools Foundation—up to $25,000—Oct. 24 & 25 only! Thank you for investing in your child, and in  every  Bellevue student! ... read full article
Corporate Partner Update - Mike & Teresa Kang!Communications Enatai Ptsa10/12/201710/20/2017
Corporate Partner Update - Mike & Teresa Kang!
We are very happy to have Mike and Teresa Kang join our Corporate Partner In Education program at the  Golden Eagle level .  They have two local businesses  Factoria Family Dentistry  (425-747-8888) and  Teresa Kang DDS, PLLC Family and Cosmetic Dentistry  (425-821-8411).   The Kang family are proud to be able to support the PTSA of where their children go to school. Thank you Kang family for your generous support of the Enatai PTSA!    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 has been ... read full article
Online Book Fair Ends Sunday 10/8!Communications Enatai Ptsa10/7/201710/8/2017
Online Book Fair Ends Sunday 10/8!
If you missed shopping at the scholastic book fair this week, you still have time to put an online book fair order in by  using this link .  The online fair ends Sunday October 8th.  Books with be delivered to the classrooms within 2 weeks.   Thanks for your support at our Fall Scholastic Book Fair!  Happy Reading!  ... read full article
Enatai Movie Night Needs Volunteers!Communications Enatai Ptsa9/29/201710/6/2017
Enatai Movie Night Needs Volunteers!
Mark your calendar so you don’t miss Movie Night, which returns to Enatai Elementary Friday, October 6, 6:00-8:00 p.m. with  DisneyNature’s  Born in China  (2017) .  Movie Night has a long community tradition at Enatai, dating back to at least the 1970s. Families would join together to watch films like “Bedknobs and Broomsticks” and “Old Yeller” before there were VCRs. Doors open at 5:30 p.m . for families to find their seats, get some snacks, and mingle with neighbors. Kids may enter the  free prize drawings . Fresh hot popcorn, bottled water and licorice will be for sale with proceeds ... read full article
Amy Hart for PRESIDENT!Communications Enatai Ptsa9/29/201710/11/2017
Amy Hart for PRESIDENT!
Amy Hart has lived in Enatai for 18 years.  This is her 14th and final year at Enatai Elementary. In her first 8 years at Enatai she drove PTSA membership and produced the student directory.  PTSA achieved record membership levels during her administration.  She has worked with many different administrations here at Enatai.  When she noticed that PTSA was still looking for a President for the 2017/2018 school year she enthusiastically reached out eager to work with our current administration.   Amy's oldest student graduated from Bellevue High last year, she has an 8th grader at Chinook and has a ... read full article
Chair the Art is Awesome Program!Communications Enatai Ptsa9/22/201711/14/2017
Chair the Art is Awesome Program!
We need someone great to help move the  Art is Awesome/Art Docent program  through this next school year. The chair requirements are straightforward and low-key, and require mostly at-home hours.  If you love art, and you love the art program at Enatai,  this is a great position for you!  As the chair, you’ll order supplies when they get low, help each classroom coordinate one art docent per class, keep the art docent fileshare organized, and work with our art teachers when the  Bellevue Art Museum exhibit comes to our school  in the spring. Plus, you get to put your own ... read full article
Bellevue Schools Foundation UpdateCommunications Enatai Ptsa9/15/20179/20/2017
Bellevue Schools Foundation Update
Put great education on your grocery list. Shop 5% Day at Whole Foods Market  On Wednesday, Sept. 20,  everything you buy at  Whole Foods Market Bellevue  and  365 Bellevue  will nourish programs that transform your child’s education from basic to BEST.  Whole Foods will donate 5% of net sales to Bellevue Schools Foundation.  Shop in store or through  Instacart.com . Bellevue business owners—parents just like you—will be in store to share their passion for education and samples of their wine, chocolate and great recipes!  Parent vendors include:  SeattleChocolates ,  Ross Andrew Winery , and  A Menu for You . ... read full article
Art Reflections Chair Needs Help!Communications Enatai Ptsa9/1/20179/5/2017
Art Reflections Chair Needs Help!
3rd grade mom Kathy Green-Wilson has agreed to chair our National Reflections project this year!  Thanks Kathy!   However, she will need help.  Mostly this help consists of collecting/collating art projects and helping with the Art Walk.  If you are willing to help Kathy, please email her .  Thank you! ... read full article
Kindergarten/New Family Welcome 8/29Communications Enatai Ptsa8/15/20178/29/2017
Kindergarten/New Family Welcome 8/29
August 29th will be an exciting day at Enatai.  At 8:00 AM, families of returning students will have an opportunity to find their classroom, meet their teacher, and drop off school supplies.  Then, at 4:00 in the afternoon, we will have school tours & bus rides for Kindergarteners & New Families .  The PTSA will be providing Otter Pops to new students attending the afternoon event.  We are looking for a few people to help welcome new families and cut the tops off otter pops.  Sign up here to volunteer! ... read full article
Book Fair Roundup!Communications Enatai Ptsa10/12/201710/20/2017
Book Fair Roundup!
Thanks to the many volunteers, parents, teachers, staff, and students who helped make our Fall Scholastic  Book   Fair  our most successful  book   fair  on record!  We sold $12,100 in books.  With some of our scholastic dollars,  Enatai PTSA was able to purchased $150 of new books for each classroom  from the teacher's wish list  book  pile.  The ALL FOR BOOKS coin box collected $53 for books in the Nurse's office! What was the secret to our success? 1. Parent Volunteers  -  Thank   you  to all the volunteers that helped- Aletha Howes, Amy Lee, Amy Tsai, Brenda Deng, ... read full article
BHS Boys Basketball Clinic 10/13Communications Enatai Ptsa10/7/201710/13/2017
BHS Boys Basketball Clinic 10/13
Bellevue High School Boys Basketball  invites your son to join them and Coach Reggie Clinton at a clinic on Friday, October 13th – a NO SCHOOL day in Bellevue School District.  Together with the BHS boys’ basketball players, Coach Reggie will put on a fun basketball clinic with drills, games and snacks to get your son ready for the upcoming basketball season!  Coach Reggie, founder of RDC Basketball and longtime supporter and coach of Bellevue Youth Basketball Association, has been playing, training and coaching amateur basketball players ranging in age from 5 to 18 years old. You can find Reggie playing ... read full article
Order Eaglewear by TUESDAY! 10/3Communications Enatai Ptsa9/29/201710/3/2017
Order Eaglewear by TUESDAY! 10/3
Get ready for “T-shirt Tuesdays” and Enatai Spirit Days!   Order your Eaglewear  before the deadline on October 3!  Email  Amy Lee  with your questions. All sales are final. Items will be distributed to the students’ classrooms upon receipt;  delivery expected by the end of the last week in October.   Thank you for supporting Enatai!    ProTip:  Buy a car magnet or sticker!   They are an awesome way to show your  Enatai pride  while driving around Bellevue!  :) ... read full article
Library Help Needed!Communications Enatai Ptsa9/23/20179/29/2017
Library Help Needed!
Mrs. Figdore is looking for a parent  to help out for an hour or two on Friday Mornings in the Library,  by checking in books and re-shelving them.   Also, Kindergarten Parents:   Mrs. Figdore would like a parent to  come into the Library during your child's class time  to check in books, shelve books, help kids find books they would like to check out for the week, and help them check out books.  This is an excellent volunteer opportunity for someone who is new to volunteering at Enatai.  (Your newsletter editor started out as a kindergarten library helper! :)) If ... read full article
Fall Book Fair Coming Soon!Communications Enatai Ptsa9/22/201710/3/2017
Fall Book Fair Coming Soon!
Enatai PTSA will be hosting our  Scholastic Book Fair October 2nd-6th .  This program helps us earn  Scholastic Dollars  which we use to purchase books for classrooms, our library, and  "Scholastic News"  for all students.   The Fall Book Fair will be a great way to stock up on reading materials for our first major fundrasier for the year --  Enatai's Read-A-Thon  (more info on the Read-A-Thon coming next week). Family Reading Night will be Tuesday, October 3rd from 5:45-7:15pm.   This is the one night of the week where the book fair is open at night.  We will have teachers on hand ... read full article
Enatai Movie Night Debuts With Born In ChinaCommunications Enatai Ptsa9/15/201710/6/2017
Enatai Movie Night Debuts With Born In China
The PTSA's popular Movie Night returns to Enatai Elementary  Friday, October 6, 6:00-8:00 p.m.  with the highly acclaimed DisneyNature's  Born in China  (2017)  as the featured attraction.  Doors to the Multipurpose Room open at 5:30 p.m. for families to find their seats, get some snacks, and mingle with neighbors. Kids may enter the free prize drawings. Fresh hot popcorn, bottled water and licorice will be for sale with proceeds going to the PTSA. Additionally, there's always a surprise or two at Movie Night, so don't miss out!  Movie Night is FREE thanks to your participation in Enatai PTSA's Fundraisers. There ... read full article
Welcome Back Coffee 9/5Communications Enatai Ptsa8/15/20179/5/2017
Welcome Back Coffee 9/5
Enatai PTSA is hosting our Welcome-Back Coffee on the Tuesday after Labor Day (9/5). We are looking for a few people to help with this event by bringing treats or helping with setup and takedown. PTSA will provide coffee, napkins, and cups. For those bringing food: Please label allergens.  Sign up here to volunteer .  Thank you everyone! We can't wait to see you at the Welcome Back Coffee! ... read full article
WEDNESDAY SKI BUSCommunications Enatai Ptsa11/13/201711/17/2017
WEDNESDAY SKI BUS
The Wednesday after school ski bus is back!  Snow Sports Consulting Service is once again offering students in  1st through 5th grade  the chance to take lessons at  Summit Central Ski Area .  The bus loads at Enatai Elementary at  12:15pm  and returns at approximately  5:15pm  in the evening. This program is limited to the first 35 applicants.  Parent chaperones will be on the bus.  Classes will start on  Wednesday, January 10, 2018  and finish on  February 14 .  This information and enrollment forms are on the website   www. snowsportsconsultingservice. com .  Applications are being accepted through Nov 15, 2016.   You may ... read full article
Hearing Screening Day -- Mon Sep 11, 2017Communications Enatai Ptsa9/8/20179/11/2017
Hearing Screening Day -- Mon Sep 11, 2017
Hearing Screening Day will be this coming Monday.  We need two volunteers to escort each classroom of students to the screening room, one to queue students at the screening room, and one to record results. Several undergraduate audiology students administer the screening tests. If you would be willing to help usher students through this process, please sign up here .  Thank you! ... read full article
Passport Club - Explore the world and learn the countries!Communications Enatai Ptsa9/8/201710/7/2017
Passport Club - Explore the world and learn the countries!
Passport Club is available for registration through the  Academic Adventure registration link.  Find out more about this program on our Academic Adventure info page .  The first Passport check will be  September 22 at 7:40 AM.  If you are willing to help check students' passports, please sign up here .  Thank you! ... read full article
"Office Equipment 101" Training SessionsCommunications Enatai Ptsa9/7/20179/7/2017
"Office Equipment 101" Training Sessions
Be more efficient when you volunteer to help in your child's classroom by learning how to use the office equipment in the Work Room.  This training session is meant for any parent who would like to be able to save time in the long run and work independently. Learning how to use the equipment properly will help avoid costly repairs. Being able to use all the equipment will allow you to do more to help classroom teachers. "Office Equipment 101" will be offered two times in the Main Office. Choose one session to attend: - Session #1:   Thursday, September ... read full article
The 2017-2018 Newsletter Has Begun!Communications Enatai Ptsa8/25/20179/8/2017
The 2017-2018 Newsletter Has Begun!
Our newsletter is published on Fridays .  We try really hard to keep it short and sweet, and only give you NEW NEWS and not clog your inbox with repeated information (except these first few weeks when we'll be getting lots of new subscribers - bear with us).  If you miss something, articles are kept on the front page  of our website until they are no longer applicable.  We also maintain a newsletter archive, which is kept on our Newsletter 101 Info Page . ... read full article
Back To School Fair - 9/9 @ BHSCommunications Enatai Ptsa8/25/20179/8/2017
Back To School Fair - 9/9 @ BHS
Start off the new school year right. Come to the 2017 Back to School Fair , featuring family fun, resources, prizes, and food trucks: Saturday, Sept. 9. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Bellevue High School . Bellevue PTSA Council 2.3, in partnership with the District and Bellevue Schools Foundation, is hosting this event to welcome ALL district families back to school. From optional educational sessions for parents on a variety of topics and a resource fair with 60+ community organizations to an introduction to our new District Superintendent Dr. Duran , the events will pair perfectly with a fun ... read full article
Newsletter Co-Chair NeededCommunications Enatai Ptsa6/30/20179/30/2017
Newsletter Co-Chair Needed
Our intrepid newsletter editor will be a 5th grade parent this year, and so she is looking to train another volunteer to help with the newsletter.  Since the newsletter is written and sent out through the website, the co-chair would also be learning about how to run our website (it isn't hard; I promise).  This is a great volunteer position for someone who is moderately technologically savvy and likes to volunteer from home.  Interested?  Email communications@enataiptsa.org . ... read full article
Read-A-Thon Chairs Need Prize IdeasCommunications Enatai Ptsa6/30/20178/9/2017
Read-A-Thon Chairs Need Prize Ideas
Our Read-A-Thon chairs (Kerry Hill & Sarah Bryan) are already planning for next year's Read-A-Thon fundraiser, to be held in October.  We would love to hear from those who have good ideas for Prizes that will get kids excited about participating in our Read-A-Thon.  If you have ideas, please send them to communications@enataiptsa.org . ... read full article
Haunted House Work Begins in August!Communications Enatai Ptsa6/29/20177/13/2017
Haunted House Work Begins in August!
In order to not be under a big time-crunch once school begins, next year's 5th grade is already planning their Haunted House -- the School of Screams .  If there are any incoming 5th Grade families who would like to attend a work party in August, please email Noelle Barnes , or use this Volunteer Sign-Up .  Thank you! ... read full article
Coder School Open House 9/9Communications Enatai Ptsa9/6/20179/9/2017
Coder School Open House 9/9
The Coder School has renewed their partnership with Enatai!    Have you ever wondered what your child could do with the power of coding? Come find out at theCoderSchool's Open House! We'll be running free hour-long workshops so your kid can try out coding for themselves. Everyone who signs up for one of our programs at our event will receive 50% OFF their first MONTH! (Must be a first-time registration.) Don't forget to RSVP on our website for a chance to win additional discounts and prizes.   When: Saturday, September 9 , 2-4pm Where: theCoderSchool Bellevue (1101 106th Ave NE ... read full article
Triangle Pool is OPEN for the Summer!Communications Enatai Ptsa6/29/20178/14/2017
Triangle Pool is OPEN for the Summer!
The Triangle Pool is now open to members on our summer schedule!  Check out their website or stop by the pool for Membership information.  Triangle Pool is an ABSOLUTE GEM of an Enatai neighborhood resource.   You know all those restaurants that deliver dinner to your house?  They deliver to Triangle Pool too!  Call & order dinner, and spend the evening dining poolside while the kids wear themselves out in the water.  Need a daytime activity for the kids this summer?  Come hang out at the Triangle.  It's likely your friends and neighbors will already be there -- instant playdates ... read full article
City of Bellevue UpdatesCommunications Enatai Ptsa9/8/20179/22/2017
City of Bellevue Updates
- The City of Bellevue has created an informational website  about the upcoming  Enatai Inlet Station project .  If you have questions about this project, email Doug Lane . - City of Bellevue Utilities Dept. is offering Green Cleaning Workshops  between now and November 6.  Come for free, hands-on Green Cleaning Workshop presented by the City of Bellevue to learn how to choose and make green cleaners and how to avoid products that are harmful for the environment and our health.  Receive a free green cleaning kit and a certificate for completing the class! Adults and children over seven are ... read full article
PANTHERS YOUTH RUGBYCommunications Enatai Ptsa10/27/201711/10/2017
PANTHERS YOUTH RUGBY
Parents: are you looking to get your child out of the house and into fresh air? Are you looking to have your child learn strong teamwork ethics, life time values; use proper technics, and develop skills to play the sport well with safety in mind?  Check out Panthers Youth Rugby Club in Bellevue/Redmond! Panthers Youth Rugby Club is a dynamic, family oriented, and well organized Youth sports club dedicated to promote youth development through the game of rugby, develop appreciation for team work, discipline, and mental health, as well as individual excellence. All our coaches are background checked, and certified ... read full article
Bellevue Boys Youth Basketball TryoutsCommunications Enatai Ptsa9/15/201710/1/2017
Bellevue Boys Youth Basketball Tryouts
Bellevue Boys Youth Basketball Association  is having  tryouts on September 24th & October 1st .  The program is open to boys in  Grades 4-8 .  More information & registration is available  on their website .  If you have questions, please email  Donovan Douvia .  ... read full article
Eastside Dream Elite CheerleadingCommunications Enatai Ptsa9/15/201710/31/2017
Eastside Dream Elite Cheerleading
Come join the fun with the Bellevue Parks Cheerleading Program.  Teams are offered for all experience levels, ages 5-18. Practices are at Highland Community Center (next to the YMCA on Bel-Red Rd). Learn cheers, jumps, beginning tumbling, and dance.  We perform all over the community, including at halftime of a Seattle Storm game!  Go to  www.EastsideDreamElite.com  for more info or call 425-246-9636.  Register online at  http://parksreg.bellevuewa.gov . We also offer classes in Mercer Island, Kirkland, Renton and Seattle. ... read full article
Music Works Northwest Summer Music CampsCommunications Enatai Ptsa6/29/20177/13/2017
Music Works Northwest Summer Music Camps
Students from ages 4 to 16 are invited to join us this summer at Music Works Northwest to learn, collaborate, make music, and have fun! We have camps for all ages and abilities, weekly from June 26th through August 25. Younger students will love our I Love Music camps, where they’ll explore music from around the country through singing, instrument playing, games, and songwriting, as well as the Gotta Sing! Voice Camp, where young singers are introduced to vocal technique and work on their performance skills. Teens and pre-teens can live out their dreams of being the next Taylor Swift ... read full article
Summer Coder CampsCommunications Enatai Ptsa6/29/20178/13/2017
Summer Coder Camps
Is your child interested in coding and tech? Come spend the summer at Enatai Corporate Partner - theCoderSchool Bellevue! For the younger kids, we'll be working in Scratch to build games all day long. For the older kids, they can learn about hardware with the Raspberry Pi, build websites with HTML, and create just about anything else with Python. Your child will have the freedom to imagine any kind of project they want to build, and the personalized attention to actually make it happen!  Just for you, we're offering a special 20% discount - just use the code SCHOOLS2017.  Find more information ... read full article
Camp Invention @ EnataiCommunications Enatai Ptsa6/29/20177/9/2017
Camp Invention @ Enatai
Camp Invention will be hosted this summer at Enatai Elementary, July 10-14. An exciting, weeklong summer adventure awaits with activities that explore connections between science, technology, engineering and innovation and sharpen their 21st century skills. A program of the National Inventors Hall of Fame, Camp Invention allows children in kindergarten through 6th grade to experience real-world problem solving, creative thinking, invention, and teamwork. Children work together to transform the terrain and ecosystem of a distant exoplanet. They take risks as budding business owners, blast rockets, air cannons, and wire a circuit to create their own Spy Gadget Alarm Box! Local, ... read full article
Bellevue Boys Lacrosse Summer CampsCommunications Enatai Ptsa6/29/20177/16/2017
Bellevue Boys Lacrosse Summer Camps
Lacrosse is a fast-paced sport that has grown exponentially over the past decade.  Bellevue Boys Lacrosse Club is offering two summer camp sessions at International School in July: July 10th - 13th, 9am to 2pm | Advanced 5th Graders - 8th Graders July 17th - 20th, 9am to 2pm | 1st Graders - Beginning 5th Graders Camps are open to boys entering 1st -8th grade in fall of 2017 from any area/school district (our regular season eligibility requirements do not apply for summer camps).  Summer camps are designed to improve individual skills and they are a fun way to meet more ... read full article