Mariner's Night, June 2nd!
Come join your Endeavour Elementary Community for an annual tradition - a night at the Mariner's! This year, we have a section of seats reserved for your purchase on Saturday, June 2nd at 7:10 PM. The M's will be playing the Tampa Bay Rays. The first 20,000 fans to arrive will also receive a Nelson Cruz Funko Pop. If you don't know what that is - welcome to the crowd! (No, just kidding, it's a vinyl collectible figure.) For more info, here is the flyer .  ... read full article
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Lisa Peppin 
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Spring Events - Mark your calendars!
Some great Endeavour Community Events are coming up this spring - look out for more details! Bingo Night -- Wednesday, April 25th Come play games and win prizes and have fun meeting and laughing with other Endeavour families. Adults and kids of all ages can play bingo, so plan on joining us for this fun bi-annual event! Art Walk -- Wednesday, May 9th An Endeavour tradition not to be missed! Come tour the school and enjoy the art of all of our students, Kindergarten through 5th Grade, produced in classes lead by PTSA Art Docents as part of our Discover ... read full article
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Lisa Peppin 
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Eager Reader Blasts Off this weekLisa Peppin1/8/20181/13/2018
Eager Reader Blasts Off this week
    Blast Off with Reading! Click the Eager Reader button on the left to find the reading logs!    Eager Reader 2018: Thursday, January 11 th  – Thursday, February 8 th . Endeavour is getting ready to  Blast Off with Reading !  Start counting how many minutes you read each day and log them online to earn prizes and/or coupons each week for 4 weeks!    You must log your minutes online each week to get your prizes! Starting January 11 th  go to  www.endeavourptsa.org  to get your reading goal, print off a tracking form, log your minutes, get ... read full article
Membership Meeting Thursday, Sept 21st!Lisa Peppin9/20/20179/21/2017
Membership Meeting Thursday, Sept 21st!
Don't forget the first membership meeting of the new school year is Thursday, Sept. 21st at 7 PM in the MPR ("cafeteria"). See you there!!! ... read full article
Science Fair InformationLisa Peppin2/18/20183/9/2018
Science Fair Information
The Endeavour Science Night is tonight!! The science fair night is on tonight, Friday March 9 th  from 6 to 8 P.M. There will be a shuttle running approximately every 15 minutes from Beaver Lake Middle School, from 5:45 until 8:15 P.M. Cheese, pepperoni, veggie pizza, ice cream and water will be available for purchase. Cash or check only. Please take home your student’s project on science fair night. See you tonight! ... read full article
Reflections Deadline Thursday!Lisa Peppin10/9/201710/19/2017
Reflections Deadline Thursday!
The Reflections Program is a National PTA and WSPTA cultural arts competition. The purpose is to provide an opportunity for students to use their creative talents by expressing themselves through their own original works.   Jaguar artists can get involved in Reflections through the Endeavour PTSA.  A student may submit an entry in any of six arts areas. Only original works of art are accepted. The six art areas are: Literature, Choreography/Dance, Photography, Visual Arts, Film/Video, and Music Composition.    Project Submission Deadline: Thursday, October 19 th   Click this link for entry form, project label and submission rules… http://endeavourptsa.org/Page/Programs/Reflections ... read full article
Culture NightLisa Peppin3/14/20183/28/2018
Culture Night
  All Endeavour families are invited to come celebrate the rich and diverse cultures Endeavour has to offer.                                          Please join us for cultural displays, music, dance and a potluck on Wednesday, March 28 th 2018 Wednesday from 6-8pm. (See Page 2 for info on an associated Spirit Day during school hours.) Call for all students to participate We would love to represent the US states and Countries with their diverse culture our students represent at Endeavour with performances and cultural displays. If you or your children would like to create a display, entertain us with a performance, or bring in ... read full article
Science Fair Board Pickup TimesLisa Peppin1/8/20182/16/2018
Science Fair Board Pickup Times
The boards ordered at registration will be ready to pick up in the hallway by the gymnasium on the following dates and times: Tuesday, February 13th from 8:45 to 9:30am Tuesday, February 13th from 3:30 to 4:30pm Wednesday, February 14th from 8:45 to 9:30am Wednesday, February 14th from 1:20 to 2pm Thursday, February 15th from 8:45 to 9:30am Thursday, February 15th from 3:30 to 4:30pm   Thank you, The Science Fair Board EndScienceFair@Outlook.Com ... read full article
PTSA Member MeetingLisa Peppin11/15/201711/16/2017
PTSA Member Meeting
Join us Thursday Night at 7 P.M. for our PTSA Membership Meeting. Learn about all our upcoming activities, ask questions, get involved! See you there! ... read full article
Fun Run with Orange Ruler! Lisa Peppin9/20/201710/2/2017
Fun Run with Orange Ruler!
  Orange Ruler Fun Run Fundraiser in Full Swing! Thank you to the 50% of Endeavour families who have participated thus far in our Fundraiser.  As of Wednesday morning we were at 46% of our $75,000 goal, with 55% of students participating. If you have yet to sign up, please go to orangeruler.com/signup (use the school's 98029 zip code to find Endeavour). The final day to enter donations is midnight on October 2nd.  Please keep in mind that this is our main fundraiser of the year and we need your help to ensure that our PTSA programs and contributions can continue to ... read full article
Bingo Night Meals and Cards - Last Day to PreOrder!!!Lisa Peppin3/29/20184/18/2018
Bingo Night Meals and Cards - Last Day to PreOrder!!!
Family Bingo Night is coming up on April 25! This fun night only happens every other year. Seating is limited to 200 people, so get your pizza and game cards ordered NOW Please join us for a fun-filled evening of pizza, bingo, awesome prizes including toys, books, and gift cards! Bingo packages are now available online. This $30 package includes a large (12 slice) pizza from Pine Lake Pizzeria for your family to share, 4 bingo cards, 4 drinks, and dessert. You may buy additional bingo cards (which include a drink and dessert) for $5 each. Packages must be purchased ... read full article
Interest Gathering - School LunchesLisa Peppin3/9/20183/23/2018
Interest Gathering - School Lunches
Interest Gathering - School Lunches Would fresher ingredients and more healthful and interesting menu items appeal to you? Would you like to see changes made to the school lunch program? Do you have a favorite recipe or family meal you’d like to see possibly added to the menu? Please take a very brief moment (only 7 questions) to share your input with us. Take the survey here:  https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/BVWWQR6   ... read full article
Food Drive by Kind KidsLisa Peppin2/7/20182/14/2018
Food Drive by Kind Kids
Reminder - the Kind Kids Food Drive ends next Wednesday, 2/14  Please bring assigned items to your classroom. They will be collected by the community service club after school on 2/14. Bain/Espino: Spaghetti O’s or canned pasta Haines/Lee: Canned tuna/salmon/chicken Pasley/Weige: Fruit or apple sauce cups (4-4.4oz) Frankland: Progresso or Chunky soup  Parker/Penney: Granola bars (6 pack) Reed/Angeline: Peanut butter (16 oz jar) Wells/Waterman: Jelly (12-18 oz jar) Wilson/Brown: Corn or Flour tortillas  Cerna/Haroutoonian: Cereal or Oatmeal Mulvany/Ngo: Boxed mac and cheese (5.5-6 oz) Blowers/Dale/Kirschenman: Canned Black, pinto, or refried beans (15-16 oz can) Mark/Picardo: Crackers (16 oz box) Jensen/Mohney/Nakamura: ... read full article
Ice Skating Fundraiser and Holiday FunLisa Peppin12/19/20171/14/2018
Ice Skating Fundraiser and Holiday Fun
The City of Bellevue is offering many great holiday activities this season - Check them out here .  One of them is Ice Skating, and there is an opportunity to raise some funds for the PTSA if you go between Jan. 2 and Jan. 15. Check out this flyer for details.  ... read full article
Time to start thinking about Science FairLisa Peppin12/12/20171/6/2018
Time to start thinking about Science Fair
Endeavour Science Fair is Friday March 9 th , 6PM-8PM! We would like to invite all students to participate in this fun and non-competitive event. It is encouraged that the students come up with their own ideas and projects with limited parent assistance. Register and order display boards on the PTSA website between Jan 8 th - 28 th : For more detailed information, click here .  The Science Fair Board EndScienceFair@Outlook.Com ... read full article
Holiday Gift DriveLisa Peppin11/15/201712/1/2017
Holiday Gift Drive
         Endeavour’s Holiday Gift Drive Mon, Nov 13th - Fri, Dec 1st The holidays are fast approaching. Catch the spirit of giving and brighten the holidays for a child. Endeavour is partnering with the Issaquah Food and Clothing Bank’s Holiday Gift Barn which supports 1000 Issaquah School District children and their families. To donate to this program, your child can pick up a donation gift tag from their classroom display starting on Monday, Nov. 13th (or you may simply send in a gift without a tag). Return a brand new and unwrapped gift for a child, ages ... read full article
Book FairLisa Peppin11/15/201712/6/2017
Book Fair
SCHOLASTIC’S WILD WEST BOOK FAIR COMING SOON! Come and Shop Tues.Dec. 5th 3:30-6:30 p.m. Wed. Dec 6th 8:00 a.m.-6:30 p.m. (Glassybaby Day) Thurs. Dec. 7th 8:00 a.m.-4 p.m. Or Shop Online Nov. 20st- Dec. 7th at www.scholastic.com/fair - Just put in our school’s zip code 98029 to locate our school. Please Sign up to Volunteer today. Children are welcome to come along with you and we will have a volunteer raffle with fun prizes! Sign up now by clicking on the link… http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c054aa9ae29a7ff2-endeavour   Back by popular demand we will have the GlassyBaby roadshow during our Book Fair on Wednesday ... read full article
Meet the Teacher/PTSA Info FairLisa Peppin8/27/20179/5/2017
Meet the Teacher/PTSA Info Fair
Come to meet your child's new teacher (class assignments available on Family Access on Sept. 1 at 5 P.M.) and learn more about the PTSA. Meet Board Members, sign up for clubs, volunteer, learn about the new Fun Run and MORE! The PTSA Fair will continue all morning, so join us before or after your meet the teacher time! 9:00-9:30 (1 st  & 5 th )  10:00-10:30 (K & 4 th ) 11:00-11:30 (2 nd  & 3 rd ) ... read full article
Mariner's Night, June 2nd! Lisa Peppin3/29/20186/1/2018
Mariner's Night, June 2nd!
Come join your Endeavour Elementary Community for an annual tradition - a night at the Mariner's! This year, we have a section of seats reserved for your purchase on Saturday, June 2nd at 7:10 PM. The M's will be playing the Tampa Bay Rays. The first 20,000 fans to arrive will also receive a Nelson Cruz Funko Pop. If you don't know what that is - welcome to the crowd! (No, just kidding, it's a vinyl collectible figure.) For more info, here is the flyer .  ... read full article
Spring Events - Mark your calendars!Lisa Peppin2/27/20184/25/2018
Spring Events - Mark your calendars!
Some great Endeavour Community Events are coming up this spring - look out for more details! Bingo Night -- Wednesday, April 25th Come play games and win prizes and have fun meeting and laughing with other Endeavour families. Adults and kids of all ages can play bingo, so plan on joining us for this fun bi-annual event! Art Walk -- Wednesday, May 9th An Endeavour tradition not to be missed! Come tour the school and enjoy the art of all of our students, Kindergarten through 5th Grade, produced in classes lead by PTSA Art Docents as part of our Discover ... read full article
Mid-Winter BreakLisa Peppin2/16/20182/25/2018
Mid-Winter Break
We hope you have a happy and healthy mid-winter break!      ... read full article
Holiday CookiesLisa Peppin12/8/201712/12/2017
Holiday Cookies
In the spirit of the holiday season, the PTSA will be putting together a holiday cookie package for all staff and bus drivers, filled with delicious (preferably home made but store-bought bakery items are also welcome) treats from our Endeavour families. This is to thank our wonderful and hardworking staff! We could use your help by signing up to bring 3 dozen cookies. These need to be in the staff lounge by 9:10 AM on Wednesday, December 13th. We will then package them for the staff and bus drivers. Please sign up to bring cookies through the link below. We ... read full article
Reflections FinalistsLisa Peppin11/15/201711/22/2017
Reflections Finalists
  Congratulations to our Reflections Finalists:               Intermediate-                                                         Primary-       Visual Arts :                                                                   Visual Arts:                  Anjali Patel                 ... read full article
Veterans Day AssemblyLisa Peppin10/26/201711/8/2017
Veterans Day Assembly
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Don't miss Spooky Spaghetti Night!Rory Mullen10/10/201710/25/2017
Don't miss Spooky Spaghetti Night!
    Take the Shuttle Bus to Spooky Spaghetti Night. First Shuttle leaves from Beaver Lake Middle School at 5:30 and last bus returns from Endeavour at 8:15.  Join us for Spooky Spaghetti Night  Bring the whole family for ghoulish delights & a frightful evening of fun at Spooky Spaghetti on Wednesday, Oct. 25  from 5:30-8 pm .  Dinner seatings are at 5:45, 6:30 and 7:15 pm. Your meal will include pasta with tomato sauce or butter/parmesan cheese and meatballs, salad, bread, dessert, and a beverage. A vegetarian option also available.  $6/person at the door (dinner seating by availability )  Costumes ... read full article
ReflectionsLisa Peppin10/9/201710/9/2017
Reflections
The Reflections Program is a National PTA and WSPTA cultural arts competition. The purpose is to provide an opportunity for students to use their creative talents by expressing themselves through their own original works.   Jaguar artists can get involved in Reflections through the Endeavour PTSA.  A student may submit an entry in any of six arts areas. Only original works of art are accepted. The six art areas are: Literature, Choreography/Dance, Photography, Visual Arts, Film/Video, and Music Composition.    Project Submission Deadline: Thursday, October 19 th   Click this link for entry form, project label and submission rules… http://endeavourptsa.org/Page/Programs/Reflections ... read full article
Fun Run is Happening!Lisa Peppin10/4/201710/5/2017
Fun Run is Happening!
  Today is the big day - Pig Races, Fun Running, etc. The kids are going to have so much fun! Thank you to everyone who helped (or will help) with volunteering, donating, or helping your child reach out to others. As a fundraiser, this has been a big success. Once all the checks are in and funds are matched, we will have raised over $67,000 for the PTSA -- all of which will go to helping our school continue to thrive! If you still have checks to send in, send them through your students or drop them off in ... read full article
Membership MattersLisa Peppin9/12/20179/26/2017
Membership Matters
Why Join?   The number one reason to join the PTSA is to benefit your child. In doing so, you also help your school. Who Can Join? Anyone!  Your family membership includes 2 adults so you can add your spouse, grandparent, friend, or neighbor. What does the PTSA do?  During the 2016-2017 School Year, Endeavour PTSA funded more than $72,000 of classroom enrichment including: Grant to purchase a mobile computer lab including laptops and a mobile cart Early reading intervention through the reading assistance program grant Classroom grants for teachers to purchase classroom supplies Grade-level grants to subsidize field trips ... read full article
Parking Space Raffle RefundsLisa Peppin8/30/20179/13/2017
Parking Space Raffle Refunds
Endeavour Families -  Thank you to the Endeavour families who recently purchased  raffle  tickets for the chance to win a reserved school parking spot.  In years past, we have been able to  raffle  or auction two spaces to school families as a way to fundraise for Endeavour.  Due to district regulations, it has come to our attention that this is no longer an avenue of fundraising that we can utilize.  If you purchased  raffle  tickets via the EVP process or the PTSA website, you will be refunded for those  raffle  tickets soon.  We truly apologize for any inconvenience this may ... read full article
Kinder (and new family) PlaydatesLisa Peppin8/6/20178/24/2017
Kinder (and new family) Playdates
Is your child starting Kindergarten at  Endeavour Elementary  this September? Is your family NEW to Endeavour Elementary (regardless of grade)? Please join us for one of the Kindergarten/new family play dates this August to meet other classmates and parents:    August 17th, Thursday, 5:30pm-7pm  August 19th, Saturday, 10am-11:30am (all new and Kindergarten families welcome at this event) August 24th, Thursday, 10am-11:30am   All play dates are held at the park next to the Lakeside Pool in Klahanie (park located at the intersection on of 244th Place SE and Klahanie Drive SE).  ... read full article
Tea and Tissues Lisa Peppin8/6/20179/11/2017
Tea and Tissues
  For Kindergarten Parents, please join us for  TEA & TISSUES  on the First Day of School for Kindergarteners, Monday, September 11.  M eet at the Entrance Doors to join us for coffee, tea and treats to help you get a little more comfortable with your child ’ s first day of school. (Note: Younger children may attend with the parent, but must remain with the parent throughout the event.)   TEA & TISSUES, Monday, September 11th at 9:10 a.m. For more information, please email  president@endeavourptsa.org .    ... read full article
Enjoying your Summer? Lisa Peppin7/18/20178/5/2017
Enjoying your Summer?
The Endeavour Elementary PTSA wishes you a happy, fun-filled, sun-filled summer break. Check back here in August for more info on start of school year activities!  ... read full article