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11:45a Staff Appreciation
Staff Appreciation

Date:
Wednesday, April 24
Time:
11:45a - 12:15p
Where:
IS Staff Lounge

Hosted by 10th Grade families
8:30p Spring Fling
Spring Fling

Date:
Saturday, April 27
Time:
8:30p - 11:00p
Where:
IS Commons

High School ASB organizes the Annual Spring Fling, a fun, informal dance for 9th through 12th graders.
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May 1
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Spirit Week
Spirit Week

Date:
Mon 4/29 - Fri 5/3
Pajama Day
Pajama Day

Date:
Monday, April 29
Spirit Week
Spirit Week

Date:
Mon 4/29 - Fri 5/3
Tropical Tuesday
Tropical Tuesday

Date:
Tuesday, April 30
Spirit Week
Spirit Week

Date:
Mon 4/29 - Fri 5/3
Color Day
Color Day

Date:
Wednesday, May 1

6th-grade: Purple
7th-grade: Grey
8th-grade: Red
7:00p IS Jazz Night
IS Jazz Night

Date:
Wednesday, May 1
Time:
7:00p - 8:30p
Where:
IS Commons
Spirit Week
Spirit Week

Date:
Mon 4/29 - Fri 5/3
USA/Wild West Day
USA/Wild West Day

Date:
Thursday, May 2
6:30p 11th Grade Parent Night
11th Grade Parent Night

Date:
Thursday, May 2
Time:
6:30p - 8:00p
Where:
IS Library

Spring Junior Parent Night will focus on expectations for senior year.
Spirit Week
Spirit Week

Date:
Mon 4/29 - Fri 5/3
College Day
College Day

Date:
Friday, May 3
12:00p BSF Spring for Schools Luncheon
BSF Spring for Schools Luncheon

Date:
Friday, May 3
Time:
12:00p - 1:15p
Where:
Bellevue Hyatt Regency

Showcase starts at 11 a.m. It's the Foundation's 40th anniversary in 2019 and this is one event you don't want to miss!

6:00p (Cancelled) Bite Of IS
(Cancelled) Bite Of IS

Date:
Friday, May 3
Time:
6:00p - 8:00p
Where:
IS Gym & Commons
9:00a PTSA Campus Improvement
PTSA Campus Improvement

Date:
Saturday, May 4
Time:
9:00a - 12:00p
Where:
IS
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 Spring Social in Pictures

 
What a great night for our community!  Check out these fun memories from our Spring Social, Spring into Action, which took place on March 23. Thank you to parent photographer Liying Tan who graciously shared some of her favorite photos. To view more pictures from the evening, visit the ISPTSA website. Did you capture some fun moments from the event that you’d like to share? Please send them to SpringSocial@isptsa.org and we’ll add them to the collection.  
 
We’re not done yet! You can still:
 
In case you missed it, you can view results from the event in our Monday Messenger archives.
 
With gratitude,
Your Spring Social Committee
 
 
 

 

 

 

  

  

Volunteer Opportunities

 

Raise your hand 

if you can help! 

 

 

IS and the ISPTSA are currently seeking the following volunteers:
 
* 10th-grade Families Staff Appreciation Luncheon--Wed, 4/23
* Chaperones for High School Retreat-- 9/5-9/6 
* ISPTSA Board Positions-- next school year 2019-2020
* Host a French Intern-- next school year 2019-2020
* On-Call Volunteer-- current school year
 
Click here to learn more and sign up.

 


Membership creates Community                               

Thank you to all the 400+ parents and teachers that have joined or renewed your ISPTSA memberships. Our goal is 585 members, so please join now

If you have not received your membership card, please check your junk mail folder—the email is from Ching Guo, Bellevue International School PTSA President - Bellevue International School <PTAvenueEmailSender@pt-avenue.com>. If you don't see it there, please email Sharon Chen at membership@isptsa.org.

 


 

TLDR? (Too Long; Didn't Read)                      

This school year, the IS PTSA, with recommendations from several other Bellevue schools and sports teams, will be implementing an opt-in service via Remind.com to send day-before reminder texts for events. 

Simply sign up here and provide your phone number to receive texts. There's no need to download the app, unless you prefer to, and you can leave the service anytime, if you don't find it useful. 

Sample text: "PTSA General Meeting & Pasta Dinner, tomorrow night 10/10 at 6:30pm. See you there!" is scheduled to go out on 10/9 at 11:00 AM.

Concerned about privacy? Click here.

Questions? Contact Li Wu, VPCommunications@isptsa.org

 


 

ISPTSA Board 2018-2019 

President: Ching Guo
Secretary: Zena Heywood
Treasurer 1: Beverly Ni
Treasurer 2: Nancy Chung
VP of Community: Liying Tan & Qiong Chen
VP of Communications: Li Wu
VP of Fundraising: Dori Kelleran
VP of Outreach: Meribeth Nordloef-Pedersen
 
The following positions are open:  
President-Elect
This position is a training position for president and will serve as president if the current president is unable to attend meetings or events.
 
If you are interested in one of these positions, please contact Ching Guo president@isptsa.org  

 


 

DirectorySpot   

The 2018-2019 ISPTSA Directory is now available online via DirectorySpot. Download the app, available for iPhones and Android devices, and you will always have the directory with you. You can also access the directory from your computer at DirectorySpot.net. For those of you who cannot part with paper, there is an option to self-print a copy of the directory using downloadable PDFs. Please see this page for more details.

*Note: we get directory information from Bellevue School District's Synergy/ParentVUE system. If we don't have your data, it's likely that either you chose to be exempt from inclusion in directory listings, or you have not completed the online student data verification process.