Committees 2018-2019

Committee/Event

Committee/Event Description

 

Chair

STUDENT SCHEDULE HANDOUT

First Day of School

Chair and volunteers will oversee the handing out of student schedules on the first day of school. 

- OPEN -

 

PASSIVE FUNDRAISING 

Chair counts box top tabs deposited in the PTSA box in the back of the office twice a year. Chair performs count in office and takes minimal time.

- OPEN -

 

VISION & HEARING SCREENING

Early Oct

 

 Chair works with school nurse and schedules volunteers for this screening of all 7th graders.

 - OPEN -

 

REFLECTIONS

District reception:
January 2019

Chair organizes and promotes this National PTSA sponsored arts contest. District Reflections Committee Chair will provide information.

Tanu Varshney
blmsreflections@beaverlakeptsa.org

NEWSLETTER

Year Round

Post a monthly newsletter, Bulldog Bytes. Solicit chairs and any other community members for articles as well as report on school events and happenings. 

Andrea Piotraszewski

apiotras@gmail.com

 JA Biz Town

January

 Assist teachers, Ms. Jones and Mr. McAllen organize a field trip to Junior Achievement Business Town. The program is established, though you help students navigate the organized program to learn financial responsibility. Training is provided and very straight forward. 

- OPEN -

8th GRADE PARTY

June

Chair assists ASB and staff with purchasing food and scheduling volunteers for this end-of-year activity

Yang YiQing
345248764@qq.com

SPRING FLING

June

Chair will schedule volunteers to assist ASB and staff for this 6th & 7th grade end-of-year activity.

Nathalie Fusaro
nathaliefusaro@hotmail.com

EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS

Throughout year – 1 or 2 days

Chair and volunteers work with school nurse to take inventory of and help restock emergency supplies.

- OPEN -

 

8th GRADE PROMOTION LIAISON

June

Chair works with school staff to schedule volunteers, help with program creation, set up venue, etc.

Angela Nicola
angela.nicola@outlook.com

Yang YiQing
345248764@qq.com

WALKABOUT LIAISON

Throughout year

Chair will work with school staff to organize a committee to help supervise our campus before/after school and during lunches.

 

Darlene Klaasen

(BLMS Secretary)

klaasend@issaquah.wednet.edu

END OF TRIMESTER
CELEBRATION

1 Day Each trimester

 

Chair to plan a celebration each trimester for students and schedule volunteers to assist with the event.

- OPEN -

PARENT EDUCATION REP

Throughout year

Chair works with District Parent Ed Rep to advertise opportunities to the BLMS community.  May also be interested in bringing parent ed seminar to BLMS.

Charuta Apte
charutaapte@gmail.com

Devendra Marwaha
devendra.marwaha@gmail.com

Yang YiQing
345248764@qq.com

STAFF APPRECIATION

Throughout year

Staff Appreciation Week

 

Chair plans themes & menus for 4 Staff Appreciation lunches and the Staff Appreciation Week.  Volunteers are needed to bring food for these special events in October, December, January & March, as well as Staff Appreciation May

 

Lauri Kinnan
laurikinnan@yahoo.com

Neena Rana
neenarana@yahoo.com

BOOK FAIR

November

 

Chair will set up and coordinate with Scholastic, volunteers and staff to present a book fair for students and families. 

Lynn Taylor
lynntaylor@utterlytaylor.com

Christina Schubert
cschubert227@yahoo.com

BINGO NIGHT

March

Chairs will coordinate volunteers to plan this family fun event.  Evening will include Bingo, prizes, and pizza.

Yang YiQing
345248764@qq.com

FAMILY TRIVIA NIGHT

 

Chairs will coordinate volunteers to plan this family fun event.  Evening will include Trivia, prizes and concessions.

- OPEN -

Issaquah Schools Foundation (ISF) Liaison

Throughout year

Chair responsibilities include distribution of information to the BLMS community on ISF events and grant opportunities, and assistance with fundraising efforts.

Meredith Spencer
merb99@outlook.com

 

POPCORN

Throughout year

Chair will purchase popcorn, deposit proceeds, and schedule volunteers.  May also organize popcorn sales at events.

- OPEN -

MATCHING FUNDS

Throughout year

 

David Keith
coug90@comcast.net

Razbir Pathania
razbir@gmail.com