Enatai Food Share
School Food Share Program is Back! Do you like the idea of less food waste and want to do an easy, quick job for the school once a week? Before covid, our students saved unopened milk and uneaten fruit from the garbage at lunchtime. We are so thrilled that the School Food Share  program is back and hoping to expand it to Enatai!  We are looking for a few people to take turns picking up unused lunch food and delivering it to Hopelink once a week. Help us bring back this waste reducing, food sharing, awesome program to Enatai! Please ... read full article
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Gianna Galle 
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5/23/2024-6/30/2024

Need Library Volunteers Next Year!
Queen Lee has let us know that she will need more Library Volunteers in the fall! It’s a super easy gig and very flexible time and date wise as volunteers can offer a few hours on the day and time that works best for them. Charleen can advise new volunteers of priority hours, such as when kindergarten classes have library time, for folks who have more open availability. If you'd be interested and want to get some "training" this spring, Abby Dillinger-Lee  is available in the library between 8-9:30am on Wednesdays. Contact her at abby4382@hotmail.com ... read full article
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Gianna Galle 
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5/23/2024-6/18/2024

Triangle Pool is Open for 2024 Registration!
MEMBER REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN for the 2024 season, and we can't wait to welcome you and your family to the Triangle Pool. An Enatai hub since 1961, the Triangle Pool is the perfect place to cool off, relax, and have some fun in the sun. In addition to being the home to the Triangle Tigersharks Swim Team, Triangle Pool is a seasonal pool that offers Family swim, Swim Lessons, and a Masters Lap Swim program.  The heated pool is spacious with a diving board for swimmers to enjoy.  WiFi is available for those who want to stay connected. Members ... read full article
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Gianna Galle 
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4/5/2024-6/19/2024

BHS Girls Basketball Summer Camp
Registration is now open for the Bellevue Girls Basketball Summer Camp, which will be held 7/9-7/11 at Chinook Middle School! Our BHS Women's Basketball Players & Coaching Staff will run the 3-day camp and we'll have two sessions per day* K-3rd Grade 9am-11:30am 4th-8th Grade 12-3pm *Please register for the grade your daughter will be attending in the Fall. This is always a fun experience for everyone involved!  See attached flyer for details and contact Courtney Tucker at   courtney.p.tucker@gmail.com   if you have any questions. Register here:   https://www.bellevuegirlsbasketball.org/summercamp ... read full article
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Gianna Galle 
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3/10/2024-6/30/2024
International Taste of EnataiErica Melief3/26/20244/19/2024
International Taste of Enatai
Taste of Enatai (Multicultural Night) is April 19th!! April 19th, 6-8pm   The International Taste of Enatai is a   FREE   Event that celebrates the diversity of our community and focuses on Enatai families sharing their culture through food and activities.  As a special highlight, our Fashion Show features children modeling native dress from their favorite country on the Enatai Stage.  We welcome everyone to attend and to contribute!   How to Participate 1) Become Part of the Multicultural Committee.  Because of the variety of activities included in our event, a Committee is needed to run it successfully.  Members take charge of efforts ... read full article
Bingo NightGianna Galle2/6/20243/11/2024
Bingo Night
PTA Member Bingo night is coming to Enatai! PTA members join us for our first Bingo night Friday March 8th 2024 from 6-8pm! Not a PTA member yet? Click  here   to join. This will be an event you won't want to miss! We will have pizza, snacks and drinks while supplies last. Each PTA member will receive four Bingo cards and if you bring an item for our food drive we are doing for Jubilee Reach that week to the event you will receive a fifth Bingo card.  Please RSVP for Bingo night   here . We also need volunteers to make this event ... read full article
Snowball Fight February 7thGianna Galle1/24/20242/8/2024
Snowball Fight February 7th
We may not have real snow, but you can still come and have a snowball fight with the PTSA! Cotton snowballs will be available, and we will organize the rounds to maximize fun! Parents vs kids is always the favorite. Enatai will also be hosting Family Art night and Illuminate Enatai the same evening! Illuminate Enatai (STEM Room) - View table presentations of the various winter holidays celebrated by families in the Enatai community. Please take a moment to complete this survey about Illluminate Enatai as the school would love to have families join in creating a small table display about ... read full article
Trunk or TreatErica Melief10/13/202310/28/2023
Trunk or Treat
Enatai Fall Festival 10/27 6-8pm! Trunk or Treat in Bus Lane Pizza in Cafeteria Guessing Games, Selfie Station, Espresso Cart & Haunted House Entrance in Undercover Area   Click Here to Pre-Order Pizza Dinner & Haunted House Tickets Deadline for pre-order is 10/25. Cash and Square payments taken at event.   Limited amount of onsite Pizza sales starting at 7pm Unlimited Haunted House tickets sold on site   Scholarships are a vailable for families who need them; instructions in link above.   We are excited to host a Trunk or Treat & Haunted House on October 27 from 6-8pm. The ... read full article
The Variety Show is back! Gianna Galle4/18/20245/31/2024
The Variety Show is back!
The Variety Show is back and we're inviting our community to see our talented Eagles. The show is sponsored by the PTSA and free to attend. Date: May 31st, Friday Time: 6:00pm-8:00pm (doors open at 6:00pm, show begins at 6:15pm) Venue: Enatai ES Multipurpose Room All Performers and Volunteers, please remember to attend Rehearsal Night on Friday, May 24th, 6:00pm-8:00pm. For 5th Graders who are interested in volunteering, sign up here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/805084EABA82DAAF58-49359516-variety#/ For families who are interested in donating snacks for our snacks table, sign up here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/805084EABA82DAAF58-49773082-variety#/ ... read full article
Science FairErica Melief3/26/20244/22/2024
Science Fair
Science Fair Sign Ups!! Join us on May 13th!! What is the Enatai Science Fair? The Science Fair is a school-wide event that allows students to better understand the scientific process by researching a scientific question. Submissions can be made in one of three science categories Enatai Eagles study: Earth/Space, Physical, or Life Science. All Enatai students are welcome to participate! Each student that registers will receive a trifold display board to showcase during the Science Fair on May 13, 2024, from 6pm to 8pm. Students are welcome to ask teachers for input on their experiments, but we strongly encourage ... read full article
Jump Rope Club!Gianna Galle2/6/20243/21/2024
Jump Rope Club!
Back by request, our Enatai Jump Rope Club is back in action!   So to get us excited and confident with what is certainly a favorite unit, Ms Kazarian Olson would like to invite your eagle to an open Jump Rope Gym Time on Thursday mornings to get in some practice and build confidence with jump rope skills.    During this time, eagles will learn a variety of jump rope skills and games. They will also have an opportunity to earn badges with our   Jump Rope League   The gym will be open for jump rope skills:  at 7:30 ... read full article
CarnivalGianna Galle5/23/20246/7/2024
Carnival
See you at the Carnival   Friday 6/7, 5-8pm! ... read full article
Enatai Food ShareGianna Galle5/23/20246/30/2024
Enatai Food Share
School Food Share Program is Back! Do you like the idea of less food waste and want to do an easy, quick job for the school once a week? Before covid, our students saved unopened milk and uneaten fruit from the garbage at lunchtime. We are so thrilled that the School Food Share  program is back and hoping to expand it to Enatai!  We are looking for a few people to take turns picking up unused lunch food and delivering it to Hopelink once a week. Help us bring back this waste reducing, food sharing, awesome program to Enatai! Please ... read full article
Need Library Volunteers Next Year!Gianna Galle5/23/20246/18/2024
Need Library Volunteers Next Year!
Queen Lee has let us know that she will need more Library Volunteers in the fall! It’s a super easy gig and very flexible time and date wise as volunteers can offer a few hours on the day and time that works best for them. Charleen can advise new volunteers of priority hours, such as when kindergarten classes have library time, for folks who have more open availability. If you'd be interested and want to get some "training" this spring, Abby Dillinger-Lee  is available in the library between 8-9:30am on Wednesdays. Contact her at abby4382@hotmail.com ... read full article
After School Spanish LessonsGianna Galle2/6/20242/27/2024
After School Spanish Lessons
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Spring Events need Committee Members!Kerry Hill1/11/20241/25/2024
Spring Events need Committee Members!
With the end of fall we are looking forward to the second half of the year! Believe it or not, planning has already started for Carnival , our favorite end-of-the-year celebration! This is Chair Jesse Pacem's LAST YEAR and he needs support in putting it on and to pass on the knowledge to a few people so we can keep it going for next year! If you would like to help, please reach out to him at  jpacem@gmail.com . We will also be needing volunteers for the Snowball Fight (Feb) and Bingo Night (March), be on the lookout for the emails ... read full article
ReflectionsErica Melief11/13/202311/21/2023
Reflections
Reflections Enatai Virtual Submission due: 20th November, 2023   2023-2024 Reflections Art Program Explore the Arts and  Express Yourself!     Welcome to 2023-2024 Reflections Art Program. This is your invitation to immerse yourself in the world of creativity and let your imagination soar!  Express your thoughts, feelings, and inspiration by crafting original artworks inspired by the theme: “I am hopeful because...” Every Enatai Eagle holds the boundless potential of an artist within them. Whether you're destined to be an artist, dancer, writer, photographer, film director, or music composer, all it takes is a chance to explore various art forms and ... read full article
School Board VisitErica Melief11/7/202311/15/2023
School Board Visit
School Board Visit to Enatai Every month, the School Board and BSD leadership visits a different school in the district, meeting with staff, families, and students, in order to hear directly from school communities on how policies, procedures, and district directives are impacting students. On average, this means they visit any one school only every 3 years. During these visits they have conversations with the different school groups, tour classrooms to see how our students are learning, and discuss challenges and successes with the school leadership. On Tuesday, November 14th, the School Board Directors and BSD leadership will visit Enatai ... read full article
BOOK FAIRErica Melief10/27/202311/4/2023
BOOK FAIR
Our Fall Scholastic BOOK FAIR runs from October 30th -November 3rd! Funds and Scholastic dollars raised from the book fair support our classrooms for the year. In addition to purchasing your own books, you can purchase books for your child's classroom! Teachers will have a box of books they're wishing for, and your child can put a sticker on it indicating who donated it.  Find more information and register for your child's ewallet HERE .  Cash and credit cards will be accepted at the book fair!   Book fair schedule Before school (M-F ): 7:40-8am During lunch recess (MTTHF) : 11:25am-1:05pm D uring ... read full article
Welcome Eagle Families!Kerry Hill10/10/202310/12/2023
Welcome Eagle Families!
Welcome Eagle Families! Learn more about PTSA Membership HERE Parents and Families - Join The PTSA Here Staff - Join Here   The Enatai Parent Teacher Student Association is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization supporting all students and families at Enatai Elementary School.  Our Mission: Enatai PTSA is a parent driven volunteer organization dedicated to the social and academic enrichment of each and every student and their family at Enatai Elementary School.  The PTSA works closely with the principal, staff, parents and wider community to provide financial and volunteer support for a wide variety of programs and activities around these main ... read full article
Update Your AccountErica Melief9/12/202310/1/2023
Update Your Account
Update Your Info @ enataiptsa.org   Please take a moment and log into your account at www.enataiptsa.org and update your information for the year. Be sure to set your students’ grade level and teacher if you haven’t already done so!   PTSA Memberships are now available for purchase. In order to remain a member in good standing, PTSA Memberships must be repurchased each school year. Last year's membership (and the benefits it confers!) expires on October 1st!   To purchase or renew your membership, simply use this handy link or click the "Membership" link on the left-hand side of our ... read full article
Garage SaleErica Melief9/12/20239/25/2023
Garage Sale
Enatai 1st Annual GARAGE SALE September 23rd, 10a - 3:30p Enatai Elementary School Is your garage cluttered with items and tools you have been meaning to donate? Is your closet full of clothes you no longer wear? Do you have costumes you haven't touched in years? Well...we are thrilled to announce our first annual Garage Sale! This is a school wide event taking place this September 23rd from 10-3:30 . All proceeds are donated to the school!   We will be accepting: - Tools - Household goods - Kids and adult clothing and shoes - Costumes (huge hit at garage sales) - Small ... read full article
One last summer playdate!Erica Melief8/24/20238/27/2023
One last summer playdate!
Kindergarten Playdate THIS SATURDAY Last Sunday, a Kindergarten play date was scheduled for the Enatai playground.  Knowing that the smoke-filled air may have kept families home, kindergarten parent, Christine Cao ( christinecaodmd@gmail.com ), has offered to host another play date. Enatai playground Saturday, August 26th from 12:30-1:30.  If you are interested in attending, no RSVP is necessary - just show up.  The Enatai playground is located next to SE 23rd St., and the main parking lot is accessed from SE 25th St.  Fingers crossed for clear, sunny skies! ... read full article
Summer System UpdateCommunications EnataiPTSA7/17/20238/31/2023
Summer System Update
Enatai PTSA Summer System Update   The PTSA account system turned over on July 1st. What does that mean for you? 1. Your child's teacher and grade level have been reset. They will no longer show up in "class lists" 2. Beginning August 1st, you can purchase your PTSA membership for the 2023-2024 school year. Your prior year's membership access will expire on October 1st. 3. You will need to update your child's teacher and grade information in the fall, please do this promptly to find out who is in your class! ... read full article
Summer playdatesErica Melief7/17/20238/21/2023
Summer playdates
Summer Playdates! We are excited to welcome many new families to Enatai next year. To support building community and ease the transition, we have wonderful parent volunteers hosting grade-level playdates this summer. Please be sure to check back for updates, as these may be subject to change!   ' 23-'24 Grade Date/Time Location Host(s) Contact K Sun Aug 20th 11a-12p Enatai Playground Pam Unger pamrose@aol.com Jessie Stachowiak   1st Wed Aug 9th, 4:30-6pm Surrey Downs Park Erica Melief 425-614-9342 2nd Sun Aug 13th 5p-7p Enatai Playground Mina Zabihian Mina.zabihian@gmail.com Anne Rosnow annekatri@gmail.com 3rd Sun Aug 13th 5p-7p Enatai Playground Kim ... read full article
Bellevue High School Band Goodwill TruckGianna Galle4/5/20244/20/2024
Bellevue High School Band Goodwill Truck
pring cleaning got you clearing out clutter? We got you! THE GOODWILL TRUCK IS COMING TO BELLEVUE HIGH SCHOOL ON SATURDAY April 20th. Bellevue High School Lower Parking Lot     Saturday, April 20th, 9am – 12pm. Help the Bellevue High School Band Boosters raise money by cleaning out your closets and garage. Goodwill is bringing a truck to BHS on  Saturday, April 20th  to accept donations of used goods. Normally, Goodwill does not pay when you donate your stuff, but they have a special program for schools. The more trucks we can fill, the more money to support the Bellevue ... read full article
Mid-Winter Break Robotics CampGianna Galle2/6/20242/19/2024
Mid-Winter Break Robotics Camp
The World Championship qualifying Sammamish Robotics team, are hosting a 3-day camp for 4th and 5th graders during Mid-Winter break from February 20th - 22nd, 10 am - 3 pm! It's a great opportunity for your child to have fun while developing engineering, programming, and innovation skills. This camp is for not only previous attendees to grow their skillset but also for students completely new to robotics. We have highly knowledgeable and attentive mentors who will utilize Lego Mindstorms kits and a cohesive curriculum centered around the Olympic Games to fully captivate your child in Robotics! Registration costs for the ... read full article
BSF Spring For Schools!Gianna Galle1/24/20243/26/2024
BSF Spring For Schools!
Join us as we cultivate the next generation with a garden party! Funding raised through Spring for Schools yields critical programming in Bellevue School District. Our annual fundraiser joins community leaders, corporate stakeholders, and philanthropic individuals who are committed to making sure that all 18,000+ students at 28 schools in the District can blossom through programs and enrichment opportunities critical to their growth as students and future leaders of our community. Join or host a table, get a drink and meal with friends, and stroll through the showcase of student work that our donors support. It is an adult only ... read full article
Tigersharks Swim Team is Open for Registration!Gianna Galle1/15/20245/31/2024
Tigersharks Swim Team is Open for Registration!
Maybe you saw all the fun the Tigersharks had on Instagram , maybe your student has friends on the team and wants to join, or maybe it's important to you that your student becomes an awesome swimmer and has a ton of fun while doing it.  Whatever the case, the 2024 Tigershark season will be here before you know it.  Registration is currently open! Practice started May 13, but there is still time to join the Tigersharks. Assessments are required for New swimmers age 9 & under, and previous Jr. Tigersharks.  Assessments be May 4 & 5; sign up for ... read full article
Triangle Pool is Open for 2024 Registration!Gianna Galle4/5/20246/19/2024
Triangle Pool is Open for 2024 Registration!
MEMBER REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN for the 2024 season, and we can't wait to welcome you and your family to the Triangle Pool. An Enatai hub since 1961, the Triangle Pool is the perfect place to cool off, relax, and have some fun in the sun. In addition to being the home to the Triangle Tigersharks Swim Team, Triangle Pool is a seasonal pool that offers Family swim, Swim Lessons, and a Masters Lap Swim program.  The heated pool is spacious with a diving board for swimmers to enjoy.  WiFi is available for those who want to stay connected. Members ... read full article
Interlake Spring Plant SaleGianna Galle4/5/20244/27/2024
Interlake Spring Plant Sale
Join us  April 25-27  from 10:00am – 5:00pm at the Interlake High School Horticulture Center so save the date. Each year the sale gets bigger and better!  This year we are featuring over 1000 tomato plants (21 different varieties), loads of annuals, and an expanded selection of perennials. Learn more at  https://interlakehorticulture.com/ ... read full article
BHS Girls Basketball Summer CampGianna Galle3/10/20246/30/2024
BHS Girls Basketball Summer Camp
Registration is now open for the Bellevue Girls Basketball Summer Camp, which will be held 7/9-7/11 at Chinook Middle School! Our BHS Women's Basketball Players & Coaching Staff will run the 3-day camp and we'll have two sessions per day* K-3rd Grade 9am-11:30am 4th-8th Grade 12-3pm *Please register for the grade your daughter will be attending in the Fall. This is always a fun experience for everyone involved!  See attached flyer for details and contact Courtney Tucker at   courtney.p.tucker@gmail.com   if you have any questions. Register here:   https://www.bellevuegirlsbasketball.org/summercamp ... read full article
WISE Summer Camp Registration OpenGianna Galle2/6/20244/30/2024
WISE Summer Camp Registration Open
https://www.wisecamps.com/ ... read full article
Bluebirds Track and FieldGianna Galle2/6/20243/25/2024
Bluebirds Track and Field
USATF certified Mercer Island Bluebirds Track and Field team practices- Tuesday and Thursday 4:30pm-5:30pm at Luther Burbank Park Saturday 8:30-9:45am at Islander Middle School Ages K-8th are welcome, for more info go to   www.mibluebirds.com ... read full article
Girls on the Run Enatai Needs Coaches!Gianna Galle2/6/20243/25/2024
Girls on the Run Enatai Needs Coaches!
Girls on the Run at Enatai—COACHES NEEDED! Our Girls on the Run season is just around the corner, but before we can open registration for the girls, we are looking for  two more coaches to volunteer !    Enatai GOTR will be happening Tuesday and Thursday afternoons from 2:30-4PM.   Please   apply   on the GOTR Puget Sound Website if you're interested. ... read full article
Bellevue Junior CheerGianna Galle4/29/20245/13/2024
Bellevue Junior Cheer
Make friends, have lots of fun, and perform at football games! Register today at BellevueJrFootball.com/cheer/home  for our clinic on May 19th and to join the team for our fall football season! No experience required. Uniforms provided.     ... read full article