More Art Docents!
Become an Art Docent for Lake Youngs Elementary
No Art background necessary
Can you come to one of the classes below looking for Art Docents once a month to guide students through an art project? Post that art project for all to enjoy? Then you can be an Art Docent. Lessons provided or create your own.
Classes in need:
Contact your Lake Youngs PTSA to join this spectacular program: ExecBoard@LakeYoungsPTSA.org
If you missed the opportunity to order tickets for the annual Spaghetti Dinner/Bake Sale, now’s your chance. Funds from this event will help with the cost of 6th grade camp in September 2019. Our Lake Youngs choir will be performing during the evening. We’d like to encourage all of our Lake Youngs families and friends to come out and support this evening with delicious food and fun entertainment.
||Wednesday, April 24, 2019
||Lake Youngs Gym
||Spaghetti and meatballs
||Coffee, tea, lemonade, water
||Bake sale for dessert
||$8.00 per person OR
||$28.00 per family (family of 4)
Tickets sell out early so be sure and order today. Please fill out the information here and return your payment to the school office. Payments are due Wednesday, April 17th . If you have any questions, please contact the Lake Youngs Elementary school office at 253 373-7646.
Lake Youngs Elementary PTSA is proud to present our Spring Auction May 4th 2019 at the Fairwood Country Club. Past auctions have helped us raise thousands of dollars used to support programs and activities such as the Grizzly Reader Club, Science Fair, Art Docent program, staff appreciation, class field trips, grade-level & classroom grants, family Fun nights, talent show and so much more.
So please join us for an evening of fun with friends and family. There will be many items up for bid at the silent auction including classroom projects made by our students. A live cooking demonstration from an award winning Chef. VIP tickets for Seahawk Beast Bus to include private tours with pre auction drinks with photo opportunities with Seahawks players and much much more.
Get more details and tickets at our auction site
Our spring Auction site is live and ready for you to check it out. Go there to get your tickets to the auction, and see what items will be available. We have a VIP package available where you will get pictures with Seahawks players. Go check it out for all the details!
Our principal, Dr Hutchison, shared a message about how important our PTSA is and we wanted to share it with all of you!
Not a lot of people know this but Lake Youngs PTSA is a volunteer organization and its success depend on the enthusiasm and efforts of all its members. Every parent is welcome and encouraged to volunteer in whatever way he or she feels most comfortable. Getting involved in the PTSA is a great way to get to know other parents, staff and school life in general. It’s the best way to “stay in touch” with what is going on and be able to have a voice for your child and school.
LYPTSA have over the last five years has provided and supported the following: –
School grants (Annex walls, New sound system, Projector), Grade level grants (Biz Town, Safeco, Salmon Hatchery, Olympia), Program and Assemblies (Pacific Science Centre, Taproot, Children’s theatre) and not forgetting the beloved 6th grade Camp Seymour.
Other programs that LYPTSA supports include: –
- A district acknowledged Art Docent program led by a devoted team of Volunteers who share their passion with children and inspire them to be the next Michael Angelo’s of the 21st
- A long established Bookfair program team that supports Lake Youngs Library and all Grade Level Teachers encouraging the love of reading.
- A Grizzly reading program that has been established for over 25 years and is the proud recipient of Washington State Golden Applegate awards which encourages and supports the love of reading for all children and Teachers at Lake Youngs.
- A beloved Science Fair program run by dedicated volunteers that encourages and captures budding scientists to explore the unknown and test the unthinkable.
LYPTSA purpose is to bridge the financial gap that unfortunately comes with today’s budget cut backs and provide memories that last a lifetime. We need your help in maintaining the amazing work all the volunteers do by fundraising to make these dreams come true, without fundraising and your support we cannot do everything we do to let every child their right to reach their true potential.
2018-19 Executive Board:
President: Ann-Marie Pennington
Vice President:- Stephanie Ness
Secretary :- Nicole Jean
Treasurer :- Sandy Keller
Cashier: – Tracy Prather