6:30 PM - 8:30 PM PTA Movie Night / Zootopia / Gym
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM 1st Grade Field Trip / Nisqually Refuge
10:30 AM - 2:00 PM Kindergarten Field Trip / Hunter's
Welcome to Lakes Fall Harvest Fair held on Thursday, October 20th, 6-7:30pm. This is a free and fun family event. Kids can win prizes and candy! Join us in the library, gym and music room. Donations of candy and store bought cakes would be greatly appreciated for the cake walk. Kids can come dressed up in an appropriate costume to celebrate this great community event!
Welcome Kristen Hillman, the new Assistant Principal for Lakes Elementary. She will replace Heather McCarthy who has been hired as Principal at Mountain View. Kristen comes to us from the Franklin-Pierce District where she has worked as a teacher in grades K,3,4 and 5. She has served a variety of leadership roles including work around PBIS, Safety, Bond and Curriculum Advisory. She was also a Washington Reading Corps Grant Coordinator and coordinated building relationships with ELL families and educational evening events for families. A graduate from the Bethel School District and Western Washington University, Kristen attended the University of Washington-Tacoma, where she received both her Masters of Education (At-Risk Youth) and Principal Certification. She enjoys reading, gardening and is known for her sense of humor and building positive relationships. She will serve with Principal Jami Roberts this fall at Lakes.
PBIS- Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports.
At Lakes, we have been reviewing our three rules: Be Respectful, Be Responsible and Be Safe and teaching the students how these rules apply to the different areas in the school. Conflict or disagreement is normal and often happens when children get together. Our goal at Lakes is to teach students several positive ways to deal with these situations. To do this, we are asking students who have a minor problem to try to do at least two of the following ideas: Click "Kelso's Choices" link to find out more...