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7:00p Choir Candlelight Concert
Choir Candlelight Concert

Date:
Tuesday, December 10
Time:
7:00p - 9:00p
Where:
IHS Theater

Choir Candlelight Concert
9:30a ISD PTSA FACE meeting
ISD PTSA FACE meeting

Date:
Wednesday, December 11
Time:
9:30a - 11:30a
Where:
ISD, Mt. Baker conference room

Meeting between PTSA and Issaquah School District's Family and Community Engagement Committee (FACE) with Lorna Gilmour

10:30a New Family Ambassadors' Trip to Molbaks
New Family Ambassadors' Trip to Molbaks

Date:
Wednesday, December 11
Time:
10:30a - 2:00p
Where:
Molbaks

Join us for a day trip to Molbak's Garden & Home in Woodinville.

Molbak's offers so many wonderful gift ideas, clothing, trinkets & bobbles, beautiful home decor as well as holiday decor, and of course live plants. We plan to find a place to have lunch as well at one of the local eateries. We will be looking for volunteers to carpool.

For new families or those who want to make connections with new families. Questions? Email Rebecca and Amber at ihsnewfamilyconnect@gmail.com

7:30p Winter Band Concert
Winter Band Concert

Date:
Wednesday, December 11
Time:
7:30p - 8:30p
Where:
IHS Theater
7:00p Greenwood Orchestra & Chamber Strings
Greenwood Orchestra & Chamber Strings

Date:
Thursday, December 12
Time:
7:00p - 8:00p
Where:
IHS Theater
4:00p Evergreen Philharmonic, Home for the Holidays
Evergreen Philharmonic, Home for the Holidays

Date:
Saturday, December 14
Time:
4:00p - 5:00p
Where:
IHS Theater
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6:00p New Family Ambassadors' Mixer
New Family Ambassadors' Mixer

Date:
Tuesday, December 17
Time:
6:00p - 8:30p
Where:
Capri Cellars

Mix and mingle with other new families as well as established families of Issaquah. No cost to attend, but each guest must pay for their own food and beverage. Every third Tuesday, 6pm-8:30pm Adults only.

Capri Cellars, 88 Front St. S., Issaquah, WA 98027

More info on New Family Ambassadors can be found HERE or email your questions to Amber and Rebecca at ihsnewfamilyconnect@gmail.com .
6:00a Staff Breakfast
Staff Breakfast

Date:
Wednesday, December 18
Time:
6:00a - 8:00a
Where:
IHS

The PTSA provides a monthly staff breakfast to show our appreciation and to retain great teachers!

Interested in donating food? Sign up HERE!
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Everyone Deserves Some Holiday Cheer! 

The IHS Angel Program is working hard to make sure that every Issaquah High School student has something to smile about this Holiday Season. We simply can’t do this without your help! This year our Angel Student gift bags will include some necessities to help our kids through the long holiday break as well as a few little luxuries to help them celebrate the season. For some students, this will be the only holiday gift they receive. Please consider signing up to donate some grocery gift cards, hats, socks, movie tickets and other surprises so that ALL of our students have something to cheer about!  Sign-up here to help: Angel Closet Holiday Gift Bags 


Seeking a parent lead for the PE 5K

Want to encourage active kids? The IHS semester PE 5K run is on Jan 14th. IHPTSA provides volunteers and post-run refreshments and seeks a parent lead for this effort. This is an easy but effective way to support students at IHS!  Contact ihptsaevents@gmail.com for more info!


Calling all SENIOR PARENTS   

The graduation date is set for June 12, 2020, but do you know all important Deadlines for your Senior?  The PTSA has your back.  Click Here for the senior events timeline.  Click Here to register for the All Night Grad Party, get more party details, and see who has already signed up.   


Practice Tests for SAT or ACT

2 more available this year! Full length tests in realistic test environment.  Scores back session the following week.  Sign up different months to find out which test is best for you. Fee: $25/test; scholarships available.  Sponsored by Issaquah High PTSA, presented by Huntington Learning Center. Flier and More information here. OR Sign up here.  Questions to IHPTSAPrograms@gmail.com 

  • February 29, 2020 - ACT or SAT with essay option; results and feedback session with Huntington Learning Center on Mar. 5 @ 8 PM

Thank you to all who participated in the Reflections art program this year!  Submissions that will be moving on to the district level of the program are listed on our Reflections page.


Award nominations are open!  

Deadline is Sunday, February 16, 2020 at midnight.  Please fill out the form HERE to nominate someone for the Golden Acorn or Outstanding Advocate awards.

This is the time of year that we honor our outstanding PTSA Volunteers! Do you know a volunteer who goes “above and beyond” for our kids at IHS? Each year the Issaquah High PTSA presents the following awards to honor the dedication and service of our volunteers: the Golden Acorn Award and the Outstanding Student Advocate Award. 

Recent recipients, more information and an online submission form can be found here.
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Volunteer @IH PTSA 

Consider volunteering!  Plenty of opportunities, something for EVERYONE!  One hour can make a HUGE DIFFERENCE, especially at the start of year!  Upcoming opportunities:  SAT/ACT Practice Test Coordinator, Family Ambassadors, Senior Scholarships, Advocacy, and more.  Click HERE for more.


IHS New Family Ambassador Program
Transitioning to a new area can be overwhelming! The New Family Ambassador Program is here to help! We match new families to an Ambassador who may help guide the way by answering questions, offering support. NFAP meets every third Tuesday of the month at Capri Cellars, on Front Street, starting at 6:00 PM (adults only).  Several other family socials run through the year, as well as educational tours and seminars, related to IHS.

 In order to help new families to the area, we need great volunteers! Time and commitment are minimal for Ambassadors, but the payoff in helping new families adjust is BIG!!! Please consider becoming an Ambassador, today! Questions, email Rebecca & Amber, CLICK HERE for more info. 


Back-to-School Quick Links: IHS Website.   2019-20 IHS Bell Schedule.   ISD Family Access.  IHS Booster Club.  Issaquah Schools Foundation.  ParentWiser.  ISD Cultural & Family Partnerships.  ISD My School Bucks-Lunch Program.  ISD Online Free-Reduced Student Lunch Application.


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