Lakeview PTSA Programs

What does the PTSA do at Lakeview?

Lakeview PTSA exists by and for students, families, and our school community, working to provide school-wide enrichment options and academic support that will help eliminate educational disproportionality, close the student achievement gap, and promote community within our school for Lakeview students and families.

Look through the links below to learn about all the PTSA does, and please renew your membership today!

Annual Enrichment Events & Programs
which help promote community for Lakeview families (led by PTSA and parent volunteers):
Ongoing Programs & School Support Activities
which help support education goals and close the achievement gap (supported by PTSA and parent volunteers):
  • Art Walk
  • Back to School Social
  • Bike to School Day
  • Dance Week & Family Dance Night
  • Egg Drop
  • Family Game Night
  • Field Day
  • Marathon
  • Newsletter
  • Science Fair
  • School Play
  • Walk to School Week
  • Assemblies
  • Art Docent Program
  • Before and After School Enrichment
  • Family Directory
  • Emergency Prep
  • Kindergarten Welcome & Playdates
  • Newsletter
  • Nutrition: Snacks & Pantry Packs
  • Picture Day
  • Reflections
  • Room Parents
  • Staff Appreciation
  • Staff Wish-Lists
  • Winter Wishes
  • Yearbook

Academic Support

Academics are a high priority for the Lakeview PTSA. The majority of the Lakeview PTSA’s budget is spent on academic support and education enrichment programs. These programs include a number of “learning at home” activities that can supplement the school curriculum. Below are details of some of the great programs that the PTSA provides. Academic …

Art Program and Art Walk

This year, thanks to the Lakeview PTSA, our school is fortunate to have the services of a part time Art Teacher. The PTSA also supports art at Lakeview by providing the Art Enrichment Program. This program includes funds for art supplies, coordination of parent volunteer art docents classroom, lesson plans, and an annual Art Walk so kids can show off their work.

Before and After School Enrichment

Lakeview PTSA’s  Before and After School Enrichment committee arranges sessions of before and after school classes for Fall, Winter and Spring. The classes vary each session and may include Art, Drama, Chess, Math, Sports, Coding, Languages Engineering and more! 9/16: The Fall 2019 schedule for enrichment is now open! 9/26: Class availability has been …

Egg Drop

See photos from the 2017 Egg Drop on the PTSA Facebook page June 4, 2019 during Lunch Recess Who’s ready for the egg drop challenge? Can you create a contraption that will protect an egg from a 60 foot drop? The Kirkland Fire Department will be here with their ladder truck (as long …

Family Fun Nights

In addition to learning, the Lakeview community loves to have fun. Check the Lakeview PTSA calendar to find the dates for these fun events. Back to School Social – September Every year the PTSA sponsors a Back-to-School event in August or September. Some years we’ve had a BBQ and recently we’ve had ice cream …

Lakeview Marathon

The 2019 Marathon will take place April 18-May 31 during lunch recess.  The Marathon is a traditional spring-time activity at Lakeview. On marathon days, kids can run laps around the field during lunch recess.  6 laps is one mile.  158 laps is a marathon! The marathon is open and optional to all students. For each mile …

Reflections

Reflections is a National PTA sponsored arts recognition program that encourages artistic expression.

School Play

2019 Play: Pinocchio When: Friday, March 29 and Saturday, March 30 at 7PM Where: Lake Washington High School’s Performing Arts Center Cost: Tickets are $8 in advance online (+fees) or $10 at the door Advance Ticket Sales

  • Online box office is open through March 28
  • Physical tickets are NOT distributed. You …

Science Fair

Calling all young scientists! The Lakeview Science Fair is held in the spring each year. Contact your teacher for a registration form.
Volunteers are needed to help make the evening a success, if you can help please email sciencefair@lakeviewptsa.org

Ski Bus

Lakeview Ski Bus 9/20: Ski Bus Registration is open!  Please see details on how to register your student in the PDF document below. Download the registration form. Registration The tuition for the Lakeview Ski Bus program includes the lessons and transportation only. Families are responsible for securing skis, helmets and …

Staff Appreciation

Staff Appreciation The Staff Appreciation committee looks for ways to express our thanks and appreciation for all Lakeview staff throughout the year. If you would like to be involved please contact events@lakeviewptsa.org Staff Appreciation Week Staff Appreciation Week is held annually in May at Lakeview. It is a very special time at Lakeview. It’s our opportunity to thank …

Walk or Bike to School

Your child will receive a Bingo Board and Punch Card from their teacher. If your child walks or bikes to school, they should bring their card every day to the covered basketball court. They can get their card punched all week long, and they’ll have a chance to win prizes!

Yearbook

The Lakeview Elementary School Yearbook is a favorite student keepsake designed and executed entirely by volunteers. Each year volunteer photographers are recruited for each classroom. Photographers take candid photos of the classes which are included on a collage page for each class. Each page of the yearbook is created in an online program by a …