Taking part in the Helen Haller Parent-Teacher Organization’s car wash fundraiser are (clockwise from upper left) fifth-grade students Katelyn Middleton-Sharpe, Lucy Vincent and Cooper Middleton-Sharpe; Cody Dunscomb and Nico Musso; Shalom Eaton, teacher Toni Vincent, Paige Penson and Lucy Vincent; and Ava Lawless and Violet Phillips. Submitted photos

Taking part in the Helen Haller Parent-Teacher Organization’s car wash fundraiser are (clockwise from upper left) fifth-grade students Katelyn Middleton-Sharpe, Lucy Vincent and Cooper Middleton-Sharpe; Cody Dunscomb and Nico Musso; Shalom Eaton, teacher Toni Vincent, Paige Penson and Lucy Vincent; and Ava Lawless and Violet Phillips. Submitted photos

@SequimSchools — June 5, 2019

  • Wednesday, June 5, 2019 1:30am
  • Life

DISTRICT

The next school board meeting is 6 p.m. Monday, June 17, in the district boardroom, 503 N. Sequim Ave. The public is invited to attend and time is set aside for public comment. To view the agenda and minutes of past meetings, click on “School Board,” “Regular Communication” and “Agendas” on the district’s website at www.sequimschools.org.

GREYWOLF ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

Kindergarten registration and screening was on May 6, so if you missed it bring proof of address (mortgage, lease agreement, PUD, phone bill, etc.) along with certified birth certificate (hospital footprints) and vaccinations to the school. Students will not be registered until the school has a birth certificate. Registration packets are available now for pickup in the office, and class assignments begin soon.

From 6-8 p.m. on Saturday, June 8, Greywolf is taking over the Sequim YMCA. This is a Greywolf friends and family event and fundraiser for the Parent-Teacher Association during YMCA after-hours. The event features a silent auction with open swim, open gym and movies upstairs. Admission by donation.

Greywolf hosts a “Willy Wonka” performance from 6-8 p.m. in the gymnasium on Wednesday, June 12.

HELEN HALLER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

The Helen Haller Parent-Teacher Organization and fifth-grade students put on a car wash in mid-May to raise funds for their June 14 field trip to the Pacific Science Center. The fundraiser brought in more than $700!

The Helen Haller Shoe Drive “runs” through Friday, June 7. Bring your gently worn or new shoes (sneakers or tennis shoes only) to benefit Haller students and families. Donations may be dropped off in the tubs in front of the school either before or after school. Make sure to put the shoes in the tubs marked with your student’s teacher’s name. The class with the most donations earns a pizza party!

SEQUIM MIDDLE SCHOOL

The Eighth Grade Moving On ceremony at Sequim Middle School is set for 6-7 p.m. Wednesday, June 12, in the school gymnasium.

The SMS field trip to Wild Waves is Thursday, June 13.

SEQUIM HIGH SCHOOL

The Class of 2019’s graduation will be at 6 p.m. Friday, June 7, at the high school football stadium off of West Fir Street.

The Sequim High School Choir presents the group’s final concert at 7 p.m. Monday, June 10, in the high school auditorium.

Senior class snow make-up days are Monday, June 10 and Tuesday, June 11. Other snow make-up days are June 14, 17, 18 and 19. On Monday, June 17, there is no late start; classes begin at 8:15. Wednesday, June 19 — the last day of school — is a full day.

Summer school registration forms are available at the Sequim High School web page at shs.sequim schools.org.

Cross Country preseason meeting will on be at 2:50 p.m. Wednesday, June 5, in room H-101.

Students who are planning on doing any summer sports need to get their pink and white cards to be eligible to practice during the summer time. The deadline to do this is 3 p.m. Friday, June 14. The high school office will be closed during the summer and no one will be able to issue cards during that time. See Mrs. Lancheros in the main office for more information.

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