Volunteers Needed for Senior Event
The end is nearing for our seniors but we have one more event celebrating them- a senior party! We are hosting a final event for our seniors  on May 28th from 7-11pm . We will be following all the safety guidelines of the state and the school district for this event and it will be all outside to make it even more safe!  We need few parent volunteers to help run the event for our amazing seniors!! Please let us know if you are willing to volunteer for few hours on May 28th from 7-11 pm . Please email at  amyr@teslastemptsa.org ... read full article
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Graduation Party - Senior Celebration for Class of 2021
Contribute to 2021 Senior Celebration Senior Celebration events are funded by Senior parents buying a ticket for $125 per student and from PTSA funds budgeted for Graduation celebration. These events are organized by Tesla STEM PTSA as recommended by the School Principal and are open to ALL Tesla STEM Seniors. More information to sign up for  graduation celebration for the Class of 2021 can be found on our  Senior Events page.  ... read full article
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Save the Date - Escape Room for Freshman, Sophomores and Seniors!
Tesla Juniors, Sophomores and Freshmen! Tesla PTSA has scheduled some fun escape room events for you. We want to celebrate all the hard work that you have done this year and get some relax time before finals and AP tests. Stay tuned for more information about how to sign up ! WHEN : Juniors : Wednesday, May 12 @ 4PM Sophomores : Wednesday, May 19 @ 4PM Freshmen : Wednesday, May 26 @ 4PM ESCAPE ROOM THEME: CyberDox : Escape from Cyber Space is an early 2000s internet culture themed game that centers around a chain letter that is trapping ... read full article
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Volunteers Needed for Senior EventWebmaster Ptsa5/4/20215/28/2021
Volunteers Needed for Senior Event
The end is nearing for our seniors but we have one more event celebrating them- a senior party! We are hosting a final event for our seniors  on May 28th from 7-11pm . We will be following all the safety guidelines of the state and the school district for this event and it will be all outside to make it even more safe!  We need few parent volunteers to help run the event for our amazing seniors!! Please let us know if you are willing to volunteer for few hours on May 28th from 7-11 pm . Please email at  amyr@teslastemptsa.org ... read full article
It’s not too late to join the PTSA today!Webmaster Ptsa2/19/20212/19/2021
It’s not too late to join the PTSA today!
You have made it to the halfway point of the school year! Congratulations Parents! We want to remind you that it is not too late to become a member of the PTSA. As a member you get to have a voice and a vote with what happens through the PTSA involvement at Tesla STEM High School. We still need your participation and would love to see you put the “P” in PTSA for the 2020-2021 school year! Join today . ... read full article
Welcome new incoming 9th grade Scholars and Parents!Webmaster Ptsa1/24/20212/7/2021
Welcome new incoming 9th grade Scholars and Parents!
Tesla STEM PTSA would like to welcome all the new scholars and their parents that will start at Tesla STEM High School in Fall 2021. Membership to the PTSA will open for the year 2021-22 on July 1st 2021 . Please wait until then to apply to the PTSA. (If you apply before then, it will be for the year 2021-21).  Please do sign up for our weekly newsletter to get news about Tesla STEM PTSA and Tesla STEM High School.  ... read full article
2021-22 Open Chair PositionsWebmaster Ptsa5/2/20215/8/2021
2021-22 Open Chair Positions
The Tesla STEM PTSA is powered by the energy, intelligence, and dedication of its volunteers! Consider using your time and talent to make an impact on our school and scholars through one of these roles. Volunteer Coordinator: This chair position is required to attend all General and Board Meetings. The chair coordinates back-to-school packets in August, helps in recruiting volunteers, provides volunteer lists to committee chairs and solicits volunteers for events/programs as needed throughout the year. The position is responsible in advertising volunteer needs and opportunities to the school community.  They also oversee some of the PTSA committees.  Newsletter Chair: ... read full article
Staff Appreciation Breakfast - May 3rdWebmaster Ptsa4/25/20215/8/2021
Staff Appreciation Breakfast - May 3rd
It’s been a unique school year! Our teachers and staff have been working hard to navigate this unprecedented process. Now is the time to show them how much we appreciate all they’re doing. The week of May 3 rd  through May 7 th  is Staff Appreciation Week. On May 3 rd , we’re hosting a mini breakfast bar with pastries, fruit and beverages. Thank you for all of you who donated. [All items must be store bought. No homemade items. Please considering signing up to bring in breakfast items, beverages or snacks.  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30E044EA9AB2DA64-staff ] If you have any questions, please ... read full article
Graduation Party - Senior Celebration for Class of 2021Webmaster Ptsa3/21/20216/19/2021
Graduation Party - Senior Celebration for Class of 2021
Contribute to 2021 Senior Celebration Senior Celebration events are funded by Senior parents buying a ticket for $125 per student and from PTSA funds budgeted for Graduation celebration. These events are organized by Tesla STEM PTSA as recommended by the School Principal and are open to ALL Tesla STEM Seniors. More information to sign up for  graduation celebration for the Class of 2021 can be found on our  Senior Events page.  ... read full article
You're Invited to LWSF'S "Be The Bridge" Evening Benefit on April 29!Webmaster Ptsa2/19/20214/29/2021
You're Invited to LWSF'S "Be The Bridge" Evening Benefit on April 29!
Please join LWSF and your community for an evening of laughter, inspiration and discover how your contributions make a difference for students!   Click here to Register ... read full article
College Application Workshops with Mary Pat O’NeillWebmaster Ptsa2/10/20212/24/2021
College Application Workshops with Mary Pat O’Neill
Workshop for Sophomores Tesla STEM PTSA is planning on hosting a workshop by Mary Pat O’Neil for Sophomores on what they can do to make a College Application stand out. If your Sophomore is interested to attend this workshop, you can read details and sign up at https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0D49AFAD2FABFDC25-howtomake Workshop  for Juniors Tesla STEM PTSA is planning on hosting an Essay writing workshop by  Mary Pat O’Neil for Juniors . If your Junior is interested to attend this  workshop, you can read details and sign up at  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0D49AFAD2FABFDC25-essay ... read full article
January Membership MeetingWebmaster Ptsa1/16/20211/31/2021
January Membership Meeting
PTSA Membership Meeting Join us for our next PTSA membership meeting on Wednesday, January 27, 7pm . We will be emailing the link this weekend to all our current members.  We will go through some procedural necessities like voting in our nomination committee, give an update on how PTSA has operated this year, and propose and vote on adjustments to our budget given what we’ve learned and observed.l ... read full article
Volunteers needed for The Nominating CommitteeWebmaster Ptsa11/11/20201/21/2021
Volunteers needed for The Nominating Committee
Want to volunteer to help our Tesla STEM High School scholars, but you have limited time?    Every spring ,  PTSA members elect new officers to serve on the  Tesla STEM PTSA  Board  for  the following school year  2021-22 .  This group is outside of the current board, and is convened for a short time for just this purpose ,  and is  called  The Nominating Committee .  It  helps fills the slate for the election by recruiting the most qualified people by interviewing the nominees.   It is a very important task as you would be helping in electing the ... read full article
First PTSA Membership Meeting of 2020-21Webmaster Ptsa9/5/20209/17/2020
First PTSA Membership Meeting of 2020-21
September 16, 2020 All are invited to attend our first Membership meeting of the year. It will be a virtual meeting via Zoom. The meeting ID will be emailed to all members.  At the meeting,  members  will be asked to review and vote on our budget for the year, and our standing rules that guide how we operate.  We look forward to seeing you there!     Here is the Agenda for the meeting .    ... read full article
Save the Date - Escape Room for Freshman, Sophomores and Seniors!Webmaster Ptsa5/2/20215/27/2021
Save the Date - Escape Room for Freshman, Sophomores and Seniors!
Tesla Juniors, Sophomores and Freshmen! Tesla PTSA has scheduled some fun escape room events for you. We want to celebrate all the hard work that you have done this year and get some relax time before finals and AP tests. Stay tuned for more information about how to sign up ! WHEN : Juniors : Wednesday, May 12 @ 4PM Sophomores : Wednesday, May 19 @ 4PM Freshmen : Wednesday, May 26 @ 4PM ESCAPE ROOM THEME: CyberDox : Escape from Cyber Space is an early 2000s internet culture themed game that centers around a chain letter that is trapping ... read full article
Tesla STEM PTSA for all students! Webmaster Ptsa3/21/20214/30/2021
Tesla STEM PTSA for all students!
Tesla STEM PTSA is dedicated to creating a welcoming and accessible academic community through our programs, activities, and financial support.  In accordance with the Washington State PTA and National PTA’s statements addressing racism and work to advocate these inequities, we stand against racism and stand in solidarity with our Asian community.  We all bear equal responsibility to eliminate any form of racism and social injustice to further our mission to make every child’s potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communities to advocate for all children.  Read full statements here:  WSPTA- Stetement Parent-Teacher-Association/PTA-Statement PTA Facebook   ... read full article
2021 Outstanding Educator AwardWebmaster Ptsa2/28/20214/30/2021
2021 Outstanding Educator Award
Do you know an outstanding teacher or staff member who goes beyond what's expected to make the Tesla STEM HS learning environment fun, beneficial, and challenging? Someone who brings enthusiasm to the school? A leader who directly influences the success of their scholars? Nominate them for the PTSA Outstanding Educator Award! Feel free to nominate more than one teacher or staff member for this award. Submit multiple forms, using one form per nominee. The Outstanding Educator Award will be presented at the PTSA meeting in May. Nominations are closed - Award will be announced at our Membership Meeting. ... read full article
Legislative Youth Advisory Council Applications Now OpenWebmaster Ptsa3/2/20214/1/2021
Legislative Youth Advisory Council Applications Now Open
The Washington Legislative Youth Advisory Council (LYAC) is codified in law as the official nonpartisan youth advisory body to the state legislature, and is now accepting applications for the 2021-2023 cycle.  Overseen by the Office of the Lieutenant Governor, LYAC is composed of 22 student members from a wide variety of geographic, political, and socioeconomic backgrounds.  Some of LYAC’s several projects include:  Meeting with senators and representatives to advocate for policies relevant to youth priorities; Testifying before the state legislature in support of legislation; Advising government officials, policymakers, and leaders in various fields; Collaborating with nearly 200 community organizations to ... read full article
Pantry Packs needs your supportWebmaster Ptsa12/8/202012/14/2020
Pantry Packs needs your support
The end of the year is a time of celebration for many families and it is also a time of giving. Pantry Pack needs our help this year more than any other time before. Tesla STEM PTSA is asking for your support during our Holiday Food Drive to donate items that will benefit students in Lake Washington School District. For more info you can go to Sign up genius: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0c49aeae22a5fd0-tesla5 or drop off any items at one of the locations below.  Where : Items can be dropped off at any of our two locations: Tesla STEM High School - 4301 ... read full article
Experience University Research Online (Get CA college credit)Webmaster Ptsa11/10/202011/22/2020
Experience University Research Online (Get CA college credit)
Interested in College Credit (at California Universities)? Upcoming Information Zoom Webinar on Friday, Nov 20th, 4:30 pm Experience University Research Online   is a unique opportunity for motivated High School students to enroll in academic courses at a Top 10 public university. Live online lectures guide students as they collaborate on projects and build sought-after skills. Enhance university applications and enrich your studies. For more information, visit  https://teslastemptsa.org/Page/Programs/Enrichment ... read full article
WSPTA Legislative Assembly Survey Deadline Extended!Membership Ptsa10/8/202010/12/2020
WSPTA Legislative Assembly Survey Deadline Extended!
                Legislative Priority Survey Voice. Powered by PTA.   The  survey  deadline has been extended to  Sunday, October 11, 11:59 pm . It only takes about five minutes to fill out and let your community know what is important to you! ... read full article
Join Us!Membership Ptsa9/25/202010/31/2020
Join Us!
  We're all in this together! Join Us!   While this school year will be like no other, we are still working hard to support every child. NOW, more than ever your Tesla STEM PTSA needs you!  Please consider  joining  the Tesla STEM PTSA today.    Did you know - as a Tesla STEM PTSA member you also have access to WSPTA Member Benefits! As a member of the Tesla STEM PTSA, you are automatically a member of the Washington State PTA (WSPTA) and National PTA and have access to all their resources and benefits!   [View all WSPTA benefits]   More Reasons to Join ... read full article
Tesla STEM PTSA 2020 Advocacy Survey Member Voices MatterWebmaster Ptsa9/20/202010/10/2020
Tesla STEM PTSA 2020 Advocacy Survey Member Voices Matter
Tesla STEM PTSA members: The WSPTA platform is member-driven and this e-survey provides an opportunity for you to guide your Tesla STEM PTA delegates when they vote at the upcoming WSPTA Legislative Assembly. This survey closes on October 9. Your delegates will vote on one new legislative principle, eight new legislative issues, eight new resolutions, and one amendment to an existing resolution. Legislative issues will also be ranked by delegates to determine a Top 5 for the 2021 and 2022 legislative sessions. The  2020 Voters’ Guide  has been created to help your delegates prepare for the online caucusing and general ... read full article
Tesla STEM PTSA hosting 2 Workshops in AprilWebmaster Ptsa9/20/20204/25/2021
Tesla STEM PTSA hosting 2 Workshops in April
How to submit a strong College Application Workshop for Sophomores by Mary Pat O’Neil - Wednesday, April 21st from 3-4pm. All parents of all Tesla STEM Sophomores received emails with registration links on March 22nd. If you have further questions, please email vp.programs@teslastemptsa.org PAST WORKSHOPS:  Essay Writing Workshop for Juniors by Mary Pat O’Neil -Wednesday, April 14th from 4-6 pm. All parents of Tesla STEM Juniors received emails with registration links on March 22nd. You must be a Junior to attend the workshop. Comparing Schools and Costs Webinar  for 10th and 11th grades held on March 18th, 2021 4:30 pm.  Read ... read full article
Reflections competition "I Matter Because..."Webmaster Ptsa9/13/202011/30/2020
Reflections competition "I Matter Because..."
Deadline is Approaching!   Entry Due Date: Thursday , November 5 th by end of day   Reflections is a National PTA arts recognition program that helps students explore their own thoughts, feelings and ideas, and develop artistic literacy that will benefit them not only in school, but also in life.   The theme for the 2020-2021 program year is   I Matter Because…   Students submit their completed works of art in one or more of the available arts categories: Dance Choreography, Film Production, Literature, Music Composition, Photography, and 2D Visual Arts. See more information on our page here .  ... read full article
Fall Social EventWebmaster Ptsa8/18/20208/29/2020
Fall Social Event
Tesla STEM PTSA invites you to the first event of this year. Please join us for an evening of conversation, trivia and games. We will meet on August 28th at 7:00PM online via Zoom Meeting ( https://teslastemptsa.ourschoolpages.com/Image/Membership Images/Tesla STEM Social Event Flyer 2020.jpg )   ... read full article
Tesla STEM Back to School - Volunteers Needed!Webmaster Ptsa8/13/20208/28/2020
Tesla STEM Back to School - Volunteers Needed!
It's Back to School time. We need parent volunteers. Please sign up here  ( https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0c49aeae22a5fd0-tesla4 ) .  You will need to wear a mask during this volunteering. Distribution of student class schedules, laptops/power cords, textbooks, materials, and equipment will take place August 24 th to August 28th at school. We will provide training for volunteering, but you must be a registered LWSD volunteer .  ... read full article
Tesla STEM PTSA Membership is now OPEN Membership Team7/17/20209/26/2020
Tesla STEM PTSA Membership is now OPEN
Membership sign up for academic year 2020-21 is now open! Hello, It's time for another exciting school year to start and an important part of Tesla STEM High School is our PTSA. Tesla STEM PTSA supports critical academic needs, is an active voice in decisions that impact your child's health, safety and quality of education, and builds a stronger, more inclusive school community. We invite you to join and, "PTA For Your Child" because increasing our membership, even by one, makes it possible to supply: 3D Printers Staff Appreciation Events Emergency Prep Need Based Student Financial Aid There is no ... read full article
Parent roundtables - Let’s TalkWebmaster Ptsa2/8/20214/25/2021
Parent roundtables - Let’s Talk
LET’S TALK Meet with fellow parents and brainstorm solutions for current challenges in the learning environment Dates to save:  Feb 18th, 7pm Topic: Navigating Teams, Skyward and other school tools ( resources available ) Mar 18th, 7pm Topic: What keeps kids engaged during lock down Apr 22nd, 7pm Topic: Social media embrace or resist May 20th, 7pm Topic: Mental Health, high achieving students - Cancelled Click for details     ... read full article
AwardsWebmaster Ptsa5/9/20216/30/2021
Awards
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