Summer Playdates for Juanita El Students!

☀️ Looking for summer play dates? ☀️

Sign up to get notified on dates and times for your kids to meet with new and current friends. Our goal is to build a stronger community within our school. These playdates will be held at Juanita Elementary and occasionally at other events, like the Juanita Farmers Market.

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If you have any questions, please contact us at [email protected]


PTA in Action: Flex Seating & Calm Down Corners

Earlier in the year, PTA members approved grants to purchase some of our staff’s most requested items; Flex Seating and supplies for Calm down Corners.

These items have started to arrive and we are very excited to see them distributed into every classroom to benefit our students.


Join us on April 14th for Culture & Art Night. 

Culture and Art Night will be 6:00-7:30 pm on April 14th. We will be celebrating the diversity of our Juanita community with displays, food and activities.

Food Trucks will be on site from 5:45-8:00pm and there will be a Bake Sale to help raise funds for Outdoor Ed.

Find out more and RSVP here:



April Activity Calendar

There are so many great events this month, including two community events – Culture & Art Night and the School Play!


The School Play is Back!

We are excited to share that the School Play is back this year!

Auditions will be held on April 13th. More information on the audition process, cost, and performances will be sent home soon, but be sure to put this date on your calendar now!


March Activity Calendar

Happy March! Be sure to save or print this month’s activity calendar!


Read Across America Week has Started!

Read Across America week is underway! Check the schedule below for the theme of each remaining day this week!


Yearbook Photos Needed!

We want to see your Winter Activities, Mid-Winter Break Adventures, and pictures from class Valentines Day Parties!
Email your pictures to [email protected]

Attention 5th Grade Parents: Mandatory Camp Meeting March 3rd at 7pm


February Event Calendar

Check out this month’s activity calendar!


1/13 General Meeting Summary

Thank you to everyone that joined last night’s meeting in person and online. Here is a quick summary of last night’s PTA Meeting:
  • Approved Grants to Fund:
    • Flexible Seating equipment
    • Creation of Maker Space for students
    • Fence Art Piece created by students
  • Increased the yearly budget for Library books
  • Approved using Art Docent funds to continue the Artist in Resident program this year.
  • Created a budget line item to restock support supplies. Examples of items are supplies for in class Calm Down corners, replacing watercolor paints & restocking the maker space.
  • Received updates on the need for subs, Covid safety, Outdoor Ed status and need for volunteers.
If you have any questions about the meeting or how to become a pta member please email [email protected]

January’s Activity Calendar


Happy 2022!

We look forward to what the new year has in store!


Winter Break is Dec 20th- Dec 31st

Just a reminder that Winter Break is Dec 20- Dec 31st. The school office will be closed during this time.

We look forward to seeing everyone back on campus on Jan 3rd 2022!


Juanita Holiday Bazaar is Saturday Dec 4th!

The Holiday Bazaar is only 3 days away. Come shop from local crafter, artist and local businesses from 10-4pm on Saturday. There will be Silent Auctions and Poinsettias for sale!

Here is a quick schedule of events for the day:

  • 10:00 am:             Doors Open!
  • 11:00-2:00 pm:     Dreamy Drinks and Seoul Bowl Food Trucks Open for Business
  • 12:00 pm:              Auction Round 1 Closes
  • 1:00 pm:                Juanita Student Choir Performs in the Undercovered Area
  • 2:00 pm:               Auction Round 2 Closes
  • 4:00 pm:               Auction Round 3 Closes and Shopping ends!


Masks are required while shopping this event. Distancing will be in place and all of our vendors have all had to shown proof of vaccination as well.

All proceeds from this event benefit our Outdoor Ed program.

If you have any questions, please email [email protected]


General PTA Meeting is Tomorrow (Nov 18th)

Come join us in the Gym or online for our November PTA meeting.
We will be getting an update on school events, Outdoor Ed and the current budget. Everyone is welcome at this meeting, PTA member or not!
Check last week’s Cat Tracks Newsletter for the link to join online.

Masks and distancing will be in place for those who are attending in person.


Holiday Giving Tree: Now – Dec 3rd



Cat Track 11/12/21

Check out the latest version of Cat Tracks here:

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Jag-A-Thon is One Week Away!

The Jag-a-thon is one week away! This is our school’s only major fundraiser for the year. Be sure to collect all your donations online or in person before Nov 19th!
Learn more or donate online here:



Parent Coffee Talk Tomorrow- COVID Update!

Join us in the gym or online tomorrow at 9:20am for a coffee talk. One of the topics this Friday is Covid Updates. There are new timelines for length of quarantine, vaccine clinics, and updates to the services we can provide for students when they are remote.

Coffee Talks are also open to any topics, questions, or ideas that parents would like to share!