Skyview PTSA's Multicultural Night is Back! Meera Venkatesan1/22/20242/18/2024
Skyview PTSA's Multicultural Night is Back!
Skyview PTSA’s Multicultural Night is Back!  Wednesday, March 15th, 2024, 6:00- 8:30 PM Skyview Middle School Cafeteria Register here before February 29th!   Celebrate Our Diverse Skyview Community at Multicultural Night! Diversity is a noun and being inclusive is an action! Skyview is a school rich in diversity, and we want everyone to join in the celebration of that diversity and collaboratively create an inclusive community for our families. The Multicultural Night is a great opportunity for each family to embrace their unique cultural background, whether they have strong cultural ties to geographic regions or not. We welcome you to ... read full article
Local PTSA 2023-24 Award Nominations Open!Nancy Tangen3/14/20244/5/2024
Local PTSA 2023-24 Award Nominations Open!
2023-24 Award Nominations are OPEN! Every year Skyview MS PTSA recognizes people who have gone above and beyond in their service to our community. This great PTSA is only as strong as it's volunteers, educators, and community. Thank you to everyone who gives their time for Skyview kids! Please take a few minutes and nominate someone you feel has made an impact and a difference! Let's recognize their hard work, sacrifice and contributions!!! You may submit more than one nomination!!! Awards and Descriptions   Golden Acorn Golden Acorn is presented to an outstanding PTSA volunteer dedicated to servicing all children ... read full article
Six Students Advance to State Qualifiers in Reflections Competition!Meera Venkatesan1/25/20242/29/2024
Six Students Advance to State Qualifiers in Reflections Competition!
We're thrilled to announce the outstanding achievements of our students in the Reflections competition. Congratulations to the State Qualifiers from Skyview Middle School: Film Production: Anshi S, 7th grade Music Composition: Vindhya P, 7th grade | Akshay N (Special Artist Division) , 7th grade Visual Arts: Mehar U, 7th grade | Shillan K, 8th grade Literature: Sruthi G, 8th grade The State judging will occur in early February, and results are expected in late Feb/early March. Save the date for the Districtwide Council Showcase on March 14, 2024 , where all entries will be displayed. Additionally, entries will be showcased ... read full article
Skyview PTSA Reflections 2023-24 UpdateSkyview PTSA Reflections Team12/6/20232/1/2024
Skyview PTSA Reflections 2023-24 Update
We have amazing students at Skyview Middle School.    We received 34 entries for the Reflections program this year across all the categories. All the submissions were judged by two judges independently and 22 submissions qualified to move to the Council level judging.  Student Name GRADE ARTS CATEGORY Aadhav I 8Th Grade Literature Akshay 7th Grade Music Composition Anahata G 6th Grade Literature Anay A 8Th Grade Literature Anshi S 7th Grade Film Production Anvitha B 8Th Grade Visual Arts Audrey S 8Th Grade Literature Bell J 8Th Grade Visual Arts Bentlee W 7th Grade Visual Arts Cameron T 7th Grade ... read full article
ASB's drive for the food pantryMeera Venkatesan11/20/202312/7/2023
ASB's drive for the food pantry
ASB student leaders are organizing a Food Drive for the Skyview Middle/North Creek High School PTSA Food Pantry Join the Skyview Middle school students in supporting the Skyview/North Creek Food Pantry! Our school's Advisory classes are running a friendly competition to collect non-perishable food items from November 27th to December 8th, 2023. Every donation counts, and we're excited to see which Advisory classes will win prizes while making a meaningful impact in our community.   What is it? Our school is running a food drive through Advisory classes for collecting non-perishable food items for the Skyview/North Creek Food Bank. (Ex: ... read full article
Advocacy UpdateSreenivasa Gorthi11/20/202312/4/2023
Advocacy Update
Last month the Washington State PTA gathered virtually for the 45th Legislative Assembly. During the odd-numbered years, delegates vote to amend current issues or to add new, emerging issues to the also supported list. This event was a full weekend of advocacy, education, networking, where delegates adopted several additions and updates to the  2023-24 Legislative Priorities  and our  permanent resolutions . The theme this year was school facilities, and we heard from guest presenters and panels on this important but often-overlooked topic that is crucial to student safety and learning. On the final day, we voted on one new and one amended legislative issue, ... read full article
Sponsor a Family for ThanksgivingMelissa Kline10/18/202311/22/2023
Sponsor a Family for Thanksgiving
  Sponsor a Family for Thanksgiving  Please click on the image above or the link here to sponsor a family for Thanksgiving Meal. Each meal cost $45, but any dollar amount helps. We are planning for 50 families needing a meal based of last years numbers.   Meals will include (or similar based on availability): Turkey Cranberry Sauce Stuffing Chicken Stock  Potatoes Gravy Rolls Pie Vegetable Side Dish    Fruit                                 Any donations in excess of what we need for Thanksgiving Meals, we will use to supply ... read full article
2023-November-Picnic-LuncheonSreenivasa Gorthi10/12/202310/26/2023
2023-November-Picnic-Luncheon
The Skyview PTSA Staff Appreciation Committee is excited to host a Picnic Luncheon for our hardworking Skyview staff on  Friday, November 3rd and we need your help. Consider signing up below to bring a food donation, make a monetary donation or help out that day. We will need volunteers for this event, so if you're available we'd love to have you sign up here . Donations should be delivered to the  Staff Lounge by 9:00 a.m. on November 3rd  (non-perishable items can be delivered earlier that week). Kid delivery is okay, too. If you need to make other delivery arrangements, ... read full article
PTSA Fall General Membership MeetingSreenivasa Gorthi10/9/202310/23/2023
PTSA Fall General Membership Meeting
The Skyview PTSA held its first general membership meeting on October 4th, featuring comments by Skyview Principal, Mrs. Edwards: Principal's Address: Mrs. Edwards attended the meeting and shared exciting updates with the parents in attendance. They discussed the Skyview Road Shows, The School Scoop, and signage around the building. Click here to access the slideshow shared by the principal. Principal Mrs. Edwards expressed enthusiasm about connecting with more parents/guardians and sharing the incredible happenings at Skyview. Please use this survey form to express what success looks like for your student at Skyview. Mission and Goals Approved At the recent Skyview ... read full article
2024 Skyview 8th Grade PartyNancy Tangen7/27/20237/27/2023
2024 Skyview 8th Grade Party
  Over 250 Skyview 8th Graders gathered at McMenamins last Friday night, May 31, 2024, to celebrate the end of their middle school years with their classmates. They had a BLAST! The kids danced, enjoyed great food, watched a fun magic show, danced, took more pictures that we could count, danced, enjoyed a fun Catch a Wave blue mocktail, danced, played games, and did we mention, danced?! They had so much fun, that when the party was over, they didn't want to leave. We want to thank the over 60 volunteers who helped on Friday night to set up the ... read full article
2022-2023 Spelling BeeNancy Tangen11/28/20224/11/2023
2022-2023 Spelling Bee
       Skyview Middle School PTSA Spelling Bee Wednesday, January 25, 2023 Congratulations to the 39 Skyview Middle School students who participated in the Skyview Middle School PTSA Spelling Bee. The Bee went 14 rounds and finished with a championship word of "extraneous"! All students came prepared to win the Bee and gave 100 percent effort.  We are so thrilled to announce our top three: 1st place: Cheransai Koppula, 8th Grade 2nd place: Videep Mannava, 7th Grade 3rd place: Amelia Siddiqui, 7th Grade Cheransai Koppula will continue onto the next round in the Regional Spelling Bee of King and Snohomish County on ... read full article
2024 Eagle Day!Nancy Tangen7/8/20227/22/2022
2024 Eagle Day!
What is Eagle Day? Eagle Day is a fun, open format event for Skyview students, full of a variety of FREE activities provided by PTSA and ASB. This is during the school day, so ALL students can participate! Eagle Day is typically held during the last week of the school year. We appreciate your help to make this a fun and memorable day for our Skyview students. We hope you can participate and help send the students into the summer with an exciting Eagle Day. How Can I Help? VOLUNTEERING:   We will be looking for lots of volunteers to ... read full article