Lakeside Middle School
13510 1st Avenue NE
Seattle, WA 98125-3099
Lakeside Upper School
14050 1st Avenue NE
Seattle, WA 98125-3099
Parents and Guardians
|Back-to-School Bash next Friday|
Come join fellow parents and guardians, students, faculty, staff, and trustees for our annual all-school community celebration Friday, Sept. 11 from 6-8 p.m. on the Upper School quad. Each grade will have its own tent and share a potluck dinner organized by student's last name (please note: updated Sept. 1). Click here for potluck assignments. The night will feature music by the Purple Passion Swing Band and bouncy houses for the kids. Click here for more information on the event, including parking and Middle School gap care.
|Volunteer! Back-to-School Bash and more|
If you’d like to connect with other Lakeside parents and guardians and contribute to the life of the school, we’ve got you covered! Join our Back-to-School Bash team of volunteers and receive a pair of limited edition Lakeside sunglasses! Please click here to see the available shifts at the Bash, or email event chair Florence Lee (see contact info in “upcoming events” section below). To check out other PA volunteer opportunities, please click here and get involved. Any time this year, look on the PA webpage for the “Get Involved” button, or contact PA Volunteer Engagement Chair Laura Selipsky or PA Volunteer Coordinator Vonnie Breidenstein.
|Tailgate Sept. 18: celebrating school spirit!|
Food, fun, friends, and school spirit: a perfect way to spend a Friday afternoon! Come to the all-school tailgate party, Friday, Sept. 18, at 3:15 p.m. on the US quad. Pre-game festivities include a free bbq, music, and fun give-aways. Wear maroon and gold and watch the Lions varsity football team take on the Marysville Getchell Chargers on Parson's Field at 4 p.m. Volunteers are needed to make our tailgate a success. Sign up here and pick a short shift to help with set-up, bag check, bbq, clean up, security, or as a greeter.
|First online logowear sale of the year|
The online logowear store
will be open Oct. 28 to Nov. 4. We offer a wide variety of sweatshirts, cool tee shirts, sporty hats, accessories, athletic bags, and more. Also, the logowear booth will be open during the Back-to-School Bash Sept. 11. Students can charge logowear to their student account using their student ID. Cash and checks are also accepted. Logowear supports the many wonderful programs the PA funds throughout the year. Questions? Want to volunteer? Please contact Elizabeth Applegate
, Stacie Durbin
, or Julie Burgess-Dennis.
|APPLE thank you|
We wish to extend a huge “thank you” to everyone who participated in the APPLE (Appreciative Parent Program to Laud Educators) welcome back dessert and snack bar for faculty and staff on Monday. Whether you contributed by donating goodies, setting up, cleaning up, or spreading the word, the event was fantastic and appreciated by all. The next APPLE event, Winterfest, will take place on Dec. 16.
|The Big Night - ROAR 2015|
Remember to mark Nov. 21 on your calendars for the “The Big Night - ROAR 2015” celebration and auction. ROAR 2015 promises to be a very special evening to celebrate and support all that Lakeside means to this community at our new venue, Fremont Studios in Seattle. There are still lots of ways to get involved in this event, the biggest PA fundraiser of the year. Please stop by our booth at the Back-to-School Bash or the tailgate, or contact PA Volunteer Coordinator Vonnie Breidenstein and volunteer!!
|Write for the Annual Fund, right?|
Parents and alumni are invited to join the fun Annual Fund note-writing breakfast in the Wright Community Center on the Upper School campus on Saturday, Sept. 26 from 8–11 a.m. You can enjoy delicious food, win prizes, and help write personal notes for the first Annual Fund mailing of the year. If you would like to volunteer, please email MS parent chair Marsi Gorman
or US parent co-chairs Sandy Bubalo
and Wright Dickinson. Thank you for helping us reach our goal!
|Welcome from Head of School Bernie Noe|
"In a world of constant change our students need to be grounded in a firm sense of who they are, what they value, and what they believe." Read more about Bernie's thoughts on how students, parents and guardians, and teachers can prepare for the changing world.
*Non Parents Association-sponsored event
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: Lakeside Upper School campus
Please come to this community celebration with class potlucks, music, and fun! For more information and for potluck assignments, please click here
.Click here if you would like to help at the event.
|Middle School Back-to-School Night*|
6:30 PM to 9:15 PM
3:15 PM to 4:00 PM
Location: Upper School quad
If you'd like to volunteer at the Fall Tailgate, please click here
|Upper School Back-to-School Night*|
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
|Parents Association general membership meeting|
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Location: Middle School Evans Theater
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