Update from the Nominating Committee
Congratulations to our new Executive Board Members! At the June 7 General Membership Meeting, the Endeavour PTSA membership elected the following positions for the 2021-2022 Executive Board:  For the office of President:  James Hiegel For the office of Treasurer:  David Keith For the office of Vice President of Communications:  Ashlee Brennecke   The following positions are still open and can be shared by more than one person, so find a friend and join the board!  This is a great way to meet new parents and shape programs for the coming year.  Please contact Amy Myhre at president@endavourptsa.org if you are interested ... read full article
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2021-2022 PTSA Board
  We are still in need of volunteers to serve on next year’s PTSA board.  To learn more about open positions and view job descriptions, please click here . 2021-2022 Open PTSA Board Positions: Vice-President VP of Programs VP of Volunteers VP of Ways and Means (Fundraising) Advocacy Rep Issaquah Schools Foundation Rep If you are interested, please contact  NominatingCommittee@endeavourptsa.org ASAP!  To learn more about the Endeavour PTSA mission and goals, please read our Annual Report .   ... read full article
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Notice of PTSA Membership Meeting - September 22nd 7:00pmDemelza Sato9/13/20209/22/2020
Notice of PTSA Membership Meeting - September 22nd 7:00pm
***UPDATE*** Please see materials listed below. Please join us for our Back-To-School PTSA Membership Meeting September 22nd at 7:00pm via online Zoom meeting HERE .  We hope to see you there! These materials will be helpful for tonight's meeting: Sept 22nd Membership Meeting Agenda October Fun Fridays 2020-2021 Mission Statement and Goals 2020-2021 Standing Rules 2019-2020 Annual Report 2020-2021 PTSA Budget     ... read full article
Annual Donation8/27/202010/6/2020
Annual Donation
In lieu of holding our annual fundraiser (Jag-A-Thon) this fall, we are asking families to make a simple annual donation to help support our mission during this unique year. To help us reach our goal please click  HERE . Our goal is to raise   $25,000  to fully support our staff, families, and students in these key areas: PBSES Support Grant   Includes monthly student recognition, classroom books, and tools to build school wide community even while learning remotely.   Literacy Enrichment   Provides materials for extended small group virtual instruction for students both at and approaching grade level standards. Staff Grants   ... read full article
Year End PTSA Membership MeetingJoanna Moore6/2/20216/8/2021
Year End PTSA Membership Meeting
Please join us for our final PTSA membership meeting of the 2020-2021 school year! Monday June 7, 2021 8:00pm - 9:00pm Zoom Meeting ID: 885 6412 4164 ... read full article
Please donate TODAY!Joanna Moore10/7/202010/23/2020
Please donate TODAY!
We need your HELP !   Please support ESSENTIAL Endeavour PTSA programs during this unique year by clicking HERE .      ... read full article
Kindergarten and 1st Grade Virtual Curriculum NightJoanna Moore9/16/202010/1/2020
Kindergarten and 1st Grade Virtual Curriculum Night
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Back-To-School Virtual Info FairJoanna Moore8/3/20209/21/2020
Back-To-School Virtual Info Fair
Welcome Back Endeavour Families! Like you, we are trying to navigate what next year looks like as parents and as a PTSA.  There are many unknowns, but we are working hard to provide a sense of community and connection to all our Endeavour families. Click  HERE  to become a PTSA member, donate, or sign up to volunteer. ... read full article
Crazy Hair Day - Friday Nov 20thJoanna Moore11/17/202011/21/2020
Crazy Hair Day - Friday Nov 20th
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2020-2021 Nominating CommitteeJoanna Moore11/16/202012/31/2020
2020-2021 Nominating Committee
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Year End Giving - Please DonateJoanna Moore11/12/202012/31/2020
Year End Giving - Please Donate
THANK YOU  to Endeavour families who have generously donated to the PTSA this year.  During remote learning, the PTSA is funding: PBSES Support Literacy Enrichment Staff Grants Virtual Student Enrichment (Author Assemblies, Popcorn Fridays, etc) If you have not yet donated this year please know that every size donation makes a difference. We would greatly appreciate the ability to expand our programs and reach even more Endeavour Jaguars. DONATE HERE   ... read full article
October Fun Fridays!Ashley Olsen9/29/202010/31/2020
October Fun Fridays!
As a PTSA we recognize this is a very stressful season for families. In light of this, our focus right now is to provide easy and simple opportunities for students to build connections within the Jaguar community.  Additional details for each FUN FRIDAY are included on our PTSA calendar.   If you are comfortable, please check out each FUN FRIDAY Facebook Event to post and/or to allow your student to see how others are participating.     You can find the "Decorate A Pumpkin" PDF HERE . ... read full article
STEM+ Families Science FestivalMeredith King1/22/20213/26/2021
STEM+ Families Science Festival
Thanks to a grant from National PTA and Bayer Fund, Endeavour PTSA is excited to offer our school community the STEM + Families Science Festival program.  This programming allows Endeavour students and their families to learn more about STEM through hands-on activities like launching a rocket and making a lava lamp. Endeavour PTSA invites you to explore STEM activities from your home, at your own pace and without the need for screens. Materials were included in the March 10 material pickup. For complete program information and registration, click here . Program Dates March 10-26, 2021.   ... read full article
Yearbook Student PhotosJoanna Moore11/30/20202/28/2021
Yearbook Student Photos
We want to make sure all our Jaguars are represented in the yearbook so if you were not able to attend Picture Day please email a headshot of your student to YearbookPhotos@EndeavourPTSA.org . Please be sure to include your student's name and teacher.   HELP US FILL OUR YEARBOOK! We need your help this year to fill our yearbook. If you have photos of your student participating in class celebrations, Popcorn Friday, Spirit Days, or any other remote learning activity please email photos to  YearbookPhotos@EndeavourPTSA.org. DID YOU MISS PICTURE DAY? We want to make sure all our Jaguars are represented in the ... read full article
Virtual Scholastic Book FairJoanna Moore11/12/202012/6/2020
Virtual Scholastic Book Fair
Online Book Fair! We are very happy to announce that our  Scholastic  Book Fair is happening 2020 style: ONLINE!  Time for some fun book shopping.  Shop anytime from Nov 22 nd  – Dec. 5 th .  Free shipping direct to you on book orders over $25.   Shop for yourself, family and friends - get ready for the Holidays!   All profits directly support Endeavour Elementary School. https://www.scholastic.com/bf/endeavourelementaryschool2 Happy Shopping! For any questions, please contact the Book Fair chair Jen Shepherd - jenlbarrera@gmail.com ... read full article
Trivia Night Nov 23rdJoanna Moore11/10/202011/24/2020
Trivia Night Nov 23rd
Instructions and practice link can be found HERE . Zoom Meeting ID: 928 8358 2908 Zoom Passcode: 377120 Join Zoom Meeting https://zoom.us/j/92883582908?pwd=VU03aFU5S C9sZkpiYXhPcWtpWXdPdz09 ... read full article
Spirit Wear Pop-Up Shop8/27/20209/11/2020
Spirit Wear Pop-Up Shop
Don’t miss your ONLY chance to order Endeavour Spirit Wear this year !   Sales end on Sept. 11th. Click  HERE  to place your order. ... read full article
Update from the Nominating CommitteeMeredith King6/10/20216/30/2021
Update from the Nominating Committee
Congratulations to our new Executive Board Members! At the June 7 General Membership Meeting, the Endeavour PTSA membership elected the following positions for the 2021-2022 Executive Board:  For the office of President:  James Hiegel For the office of Treasurer:  David Keith For the office of Vice President of Communications:  Ashlee Brennecke   The following positions are still open and can be shared by more than one person, so find a friend and join the board!  This is a great way to meet new parents and shape programs for the coming year.  Please contact Amy Myhre at president@endavourptsa.org if you are interested ... read full article
Year End SurveyMeredith King6/3/20216/17/2021
Year End Survey
Each spring, the Endeavour PTSA asks for feedback and suggestions to plan next year's programs and events.  We still don't know how things will look and feel on campus next year, so now more than ever we need your input to create enrichment opportunities for our students and community. Click Here  to Give Feedback ... read full article
Golden AcornMeredith King5/12/20216/16/2021
Golden Acorn
In recognition of their continued and dedicated service to our community, the Endeavour PTSA wishes to congratulate and thank the following recipients for supporting the children in our community:                                 Golden Acorn  - Dinesh Natarajan Mohan ,  Samantha Prokop Outstanding Educators  - Holly Cleveland , Danielle Figone , Khrisla Mulvany ,  Leah Skosky and  Maureen Walmsley Outstanding Advocate  - Megan Funes ,  Tim Hemker and  Meredith King ... read full article
2021-2022 PTSA BoardJoanna Moore3/15/20218/31/2021
2021-2022 PTSA Board
  We are still in need of volunteers to serve on next year’s PTSA board.  To learn more about open positions and view job descriptions, please click here . 2021-2022 Open PTSA Board Positions: Vice-President VP of Programs VP of Volunteers VP of Ways and Means (Fundraising) Advocacy Rep Issaquah Schools Foundation Rep If you are interested, please contact  NominatingCommittee@endeavourptsa.org ASAP!  To learn more about the Endeavour PTSA mission and goals, please read our Annual Report .   ... read full article
Golden Acorn NominationsMeredith King2/9/20213/31/2021
Golden Acorn Nominations
Each year, the Washington State PTSA offers three unique awards to recognize individuals who make significant contributions that enhance the education and enrichment of children:  Outstanding Educator Award ,  Outstanding Advocate Award and Golden Acorn Award .  Recognition of an individual who makes a huge difference to supporting the children in our community is a wonderful way to acknowledge how much their service matters. Please  click here to learn more and submit your nominations!     ... read full article
Yearbook OrdersJoanna Moore12/16/20204/9/2021
Yearbook Orders
Yearbooks are now on sale!  Last Day to order is April 9!     Please note: This year you will place your order directly through Dorian and yearbooks will be shipped to your home at the end of the school year.   Click  HERE  to order your yearbook today! Questions?  Please email our  yearbook chair . ... read full article
December Fun FridaysJoanna Moore11/30/202012/19/2020
December Fun Fridays
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November Fun FridaysJoanna Moore11/10/202011/24/2020
November Fun Fridays
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Favorite Color Day - Friday Nov 13thJoanna Moore11/10/202011/14/2020
Favorite Color Day - Friday Nov 13th
Help us fill our yearbook! Please send photos of your student to YearbookPhotos@EndeavourPTSA.org . ... read full article
Staff Member of the Month NominationsJoanna Moore11/10/20205/18/2021
Staff Member of the Month Nominations
Nominate a Deserving Endeavour Staff Member Today!   Help us recognize the amazing work our Endeavour Staff is doing by nominating someone for Staff Member of the Month! If a teacher, specialist, paraprofessional, office professional or any other staff member has gone above and beyond for your student or family, let us know! One staff member will be selected (by random draw from all nominees) to be recognized each month at our monthly PBSES assembly. We love our Endeavour Staff, and want to recognize their hard work and dedication!  Click HERE to nominate a staff member.  ... read full article
How to Raise Successful Kids Without Overparenting - Nov 18thJoanna Moore11/6/202011/19/2020
How to Raise Successful Kids Without Overparenting - Nov 18th
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October 14th Parentwiser EventAshley Olsen9/29/202010/14/2020
October 14th Parentwiser Event
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2nd - 5th Grade Virtual Curriculum NightJoanna Moore9/18/20209/23/2020
2nd - 5th Grade Virtual Curriculum Night
***UPDATE*** 1st Grade Curriculum Night has been moved to Thursday Oct 1st from 5:00-5:30pm. Original dates and times will remain the same for all other grade levels. ... read full article
2020-2021 PTSA BoardAshley Olsen9/10/20209/22/2020
2020-2021 PTSA Board
Endeavour Elementary School PTSA Board Nominating Committee Report Final September 22, 2020 (for 2020-2021 School Year) The 2020 Endeavour Elementary School PTSA nominating committee places the following names in nomination:  For office of Treasurer:  Dinesh Natarajan Mohan For office of Vice Presidents of Volunteers:  Christina Riley The nominating committee has confirmed that all nominees have been a member of a PTSA for at least 30 days prior to the election, and meet other requirements as stated in the Washington State PTA Uniform Bylaws. Respectfully submitted, Krista Guenser Salena Skogstad Jen Shepherd and Meredith Spencer ... read full article
Fall Fitness ChallengeMeredith King9/2/20209/16/2020
Fall Fitness Challenge
The Issaquah School Foundation is excited to introduce the NEW Fall Fitness Challenge!!! Take a break from your screens, reconnect with friends, win prizes, and support local students by accepting the challenge to be active every day from 9/8-10/8/20! All ages, abilities, and activities welcome.  Please join the Endeavour School Team when you register. Virtually any type of activity counts, so get creative and get moving! Log your daily minutes of activity between 9/8-10/8/20 via the iOS app or mobile-friendly website, whichever is more convenient for you.  When you register for the FFC, you help fund resources and support for ... read full article
WSPTA Reflections ProgramJoanna Moore8/3/202010/31/2020
WSPTA Reflections Program
The 2020 Reflections Program has gone virtual!  To submit your entry, please take a picture of your project and email it, along with your Student Entry Form and Project Entry Label (both forms can be found HERE ) to reflections@endeavourptsa.org by October 30, 2020.  The 12 top scoring entries, regardless of category, will advance to the District level for further judging.  Entries that move on to the district will need to be physically submitted for judging, so proper mounting and presentation will be required at that point. The Reflections Program is a National PTA and Washington State PTA cultural arts ... read full article
Tools for SchoolsMeredith King7/20/20208/5/2020
Tools for Schools
Tools4School is a partnership between the Issaquah Schools Foundation and Issaquah Food & Clothing bank to provide new backpacks filled with school supplies for Issaquah School District K-12 students who need extra financial support to start the school year. Register Here to receive a backpack and school supplies Registration closes August 5, 2020 Backpacks and supplies can be picked up: Location:  Clark Elementary School (335 1st Ave SE, Issaquah) Times:  To be determined Once you register, you will receive an email from the Issaquah Food and Clothing Bank. A limited number of backpacks for walk-in families will be available first-come first-serve basis. ... read full article
Parent SurveyAshley Olsen6/24/20207/8/2020
Parent Survey
The Endeavour PTSA is in the planning stages for the 2020-2021 school year and your feedback is vital in helping shape next year’s programs.  Please take a few moments to complete.  Click  HERE  for survey or copy and paste the following link:    https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2DZH28S ... read full article
2020 Reflections Participants and WinnersJoanna Moore11/11/202011/25/2020
2020 Reflections Participants and Winners
Thank you to all our Endeavour 2020 Reflections Entrants! Ivy He Aikou He Siddhesh Nair* Nandini Nair Pia Sheth* Ayat Mymoona* Pari Sheth Lekshmi Surendran* Aditya Mohapatra Kateryra Dolgalova Ayaan Shah Satvik Seetamraju* Yutong Liu Ellie Wang* Divisha Arora* Jingyan Xu Pranavi Naidu* Dhruv Mantha* Ayani Shah* Akhl Mundru* Arjun Dinesh Nirvaan Sharma* Nishant Dash *Indicates student will move on to the district level for the next round of judging ... read full article
"You Can Do This" Parent WebinarJoanna Moore9/16/202010/7/2020
"You Can Do This" Parent Webinar
 To register for this event please click HERE . ... read full article
Upcoming Parent Education EventsMeredith King7/20/202012/9/2020
Upcoming Parent Education Events
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