• Challenger E-News 06-12-19

    Calendar of Events

     

    06/14            1st Grade Zoo Field Trip

    06/20            5th Grade Promotion

    06/21            Field Day

     

     

     

    School Information

     

     

     

    Please check the Lost and Found for your missing clothing items, hats, gloves, water bottles etc.

    We will be donating all the remaining items on Friday June 28th

    Volunteers for Upcoming Events at Challenger

    If you are going to volunteer for any…

    • 12 Jun 2019
  • Challenger E-News 06-05-19

    Calendar of Events

     

    06/05-06/07    Book Fair - Library   

    06/06              Student Council 3:40-4:25

    06/07              PTA Art Walk 6:00PM-8:00PM

    06/07              Library Books Due

    06/11              Grand Ridge Kindergarteners Visit School

    06/12              Volunteer Luncheon 11:25-1:25

     

     

     

    School Information

     

     

     

    Please check the Lost and Found for your missing clothing items, hats, gloves…

    • 5 Jun 2019
  • Challenger E-News 05-29-19

    Calendar of Events

     

    5/29        Kindergarten Orientation 3:00-4:00

    6/04        5th Grade Concert MPR 6:30PM

     

     

     

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                May and June are busy months in the library!  Author  and KCLS visits, as well as gearing up for the return of Summer Library!  Please take a moment to check out the updates on my website and blog

    Additionally, please…

    • 29 May 2019
  • Challenger E-News 05-23-19

    Calendar of Events

     

    5/23        1st Grade Concert 6:30PM MPR

    5/27        NO SCHOOL Memorial Day

    5/29        Kindergarten Orientation 3:00PM-4:00PM

     

     

     

    School Information

     

     

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          Hello Challenger Families,

                May and June are busy months in the library!  Author  and KCLS visits, as well as gearing up for the return of Summer Library!  Please take a moment to check out the updates…

    • 22 May 2019
  • Challenger E-News 05-15-19

    Calendar of Events

     

    5/17        Spirit Day: Crazy Hair Day

    5/18        Family Mariner's Night

    5/23        1st Grade Concert MPR

     

     

     

    School Information

     

     

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          Hello Challenger Families,

                May and June are busy months in the library!  Author  and KCLS visits, as well as gearing up for the return of Summer Library!  Please take a moment to check out the updates on my website…

    • 15 May 2019
  • Challenger E-News 05-08-19

    Calendar of Events

     

    5/6-5/10  Teacher Appreciation Week

    5/9          SBA 4th Grade Testing Begins

    5/14        PTA General Meeting 7pm Library

     

     

    School Information

     

     

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          Hello Challenger Families,

                May and June are busy months in the library!  Author  and KCLS visits, as well as gearing up for the return of Summer Library!  Please take a moment to check out the updates on my

    • 8 May 2019
  • Challenger Message From The Principal

    Dear Challenger Families,

    You may have seen a firetruck parked in front of the school for a few minutes this afternoon. Today during lunchtime, our fire alarm went off.  The students evacuated the building and the fireman arrived a few minutes later.  After the fireman searched the entire building, it was determined that it was a false alarm and there was no fire.  All students were accounted for during the evacuation…

    • 7 May 2019
  • Challenger E-News 05-01-19

    Calendar of Events

     

    5/1    Wednesday - Wacky Wednesday (Mismatch Day)

    5/2    Thursday - Crazy Hair Day

    5/2    Student Council Meeting 3:40-4:25

    5/3    Friday - Comet Color run shirt day

    5/3   Comet Color Run 4:30-6:00

    5/7   4th Grade Concert MPR 6:30-7:15

     

     

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          Hello Challenger Families,

                May and June are busy months in the library!  Author  and KCLS visits…

    • 1 May 2019
  • Challenger PTA Newsletter

     

    The Challenger PTA May/June Newsletter is here!

    Get your Challenger PTA Newsletter – full of important details on the Comet Color Run, Staff Appreciation Week, Book Fair, and more!

     

    http://challengerpta.org/Doc/Newsletters/2019MayJunePTANewsletter.pdf

     

     

    • 26 Apr 2019
  • Challenger E-News 04-24-19

    Calendar of Events

     

    Next Week is Spirit Week:

    4/29  Monday - Pajama Day

    4/30  Tuesday - Comet Spirit Day 

    5/1    Wednesday - Wacky Wednesday (Mismatch Day)

    5/2    Thursday - Crazy Hair Day

    5/3    Friday - Comet Color run shirt day

     

     

    School Information

     

     

    Please check the Lost and Found for any of your missing clothing items, hats, gloves, water bottles etc. We will be clearing out and donating all the…

    • 24 Apr 2019
  • Challenger E-News 04-17-19

    Calendar of Events

     

    04/19  Golden Acorn Awards MPR 3:45-4:15

    04/23  Kindergarten Science to go

    04/26  Lost and Found will be donated! Please come get your stuff before it's too late

     

     

    School Information

     

     

    Please check the Lost and Found for any of your missing clothing items, hats, gloves, water bottles etc. We will be clearing out and donating all the remaining items on

    Friday April 26th

    • 17 Apr 2019
  • Challenger E-News 04-04-19

    Calendar of Events

     

    04/04  Student Council Meeting 3:40-4:25

    04/05 Spirit Day: Super Hero Day

    04/08-04/12 NO SCHOOL SPRING BREAK

     

     

    School Information

     

     

    Attendance Update!

    We have a new attendance email to be used exclusively for attendance related emails. Please send all Attendance communication to chattendance@issaquah.wednet.edu

    This email is ready to use now! 

    Influenza: When to Keep Your Student…

    • 4 Apr 2019
  • Challenger E-News 03-27-19

    Calendar of Events

     

    04/01  4th Grade Field Trip to State Capital in Olympia

    04/02  Class picture day

    04/02  3rd Grade Concert MPR 6:30-8:00

    Year book on Sale until March 31st

     

     

    School Information

     

     

    Attendance Update!

    We have a new attendance email to be used exclusively for attendance related emails. Please send all Attendance communication to chattendance@issaquah.wednet.edu

    This email is ready to…

    • 27 Mar 2019
  • Challenger E-News Correction

    Classroom Placement

    Letter from the Principal

     

    Classroom placement is a complex process and many factors go into the decisions made. At this time, we do not know how many classes we will have at each grade level and who will be teaching each of those classes. Enrollment numbers fluctuate until August and even then they can change. Therefore, staffing is not finalized until sometime in August.

    Our staff takes the…

    • 21 Mar 2019
  • Challenger E-News 03-21-19

    Calendar of Events

     

    03/21  3rd Grade Wing Luke Field Trip

    03/26  Kindergarten A Concert  6:30-8:00

    Year book on Sale until March 31st

     

     

    School Information

     

     

    Influenza: When to Keep Your Student Home from School and How to Prevent the Spread of Flu

    School Nurses are currently seeing students in the health room who are experiencing fever-related illnesses, including influenza, or, the flu. To prevent…

    • 21 Mar 2019
  • Challenger E-News 03-13-19

    Calendar of Events

     

    03/15  PTA STEM Night

     

    Year book on Sale until March 31st

     

     

    School Information

     

     

    Influenza: When to Keep Your Student Home from School and How to Prevent the Spread of Flu

    School Nurses are currently seeing students in the health room who are experiencing fever-related illnesses, including influenza, or, the flu. To prevent the spread of the flu, please keep children home from…

    • 13 Mar 2019
  • Challenger PTA STEM LETTER

    Challenger Elementary PTA STEM Fair 2019

    STEM from ground up!

    Friday March 15, 2019 – 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM in Challenger MPR

    Please submit entry forms by Monday, March 11th.

    Calling all young scientists! It’s the time for the Challenger annual STEM Fair! All students are encouraged to participate by working on a STEM project at home and displaying it proudly at the fair for the world to see.

    Kick off assembly

    Mad…

    • 11 Mar 2019
  • Challenger E-News 03-06-19

    Calendar of Events

     

    03/07 Student Council 3:35-4:25

    03/08 Mad Science

    03/12 PTA General Meeting Library 7PM-8PM

    03/12 2nd grade Concert MPR  6:30PM

    03/13 Slime Ms. Kessler

    Year book on Sale until March 31st

     

    School Information

     

     

    Don’t forget to check the Lost and Found! Its getting quite full again and it’s still pretty cold outside!

    Class Picture Day Coming April 2nd

    Order forms will be sent home…

    • 6 Mar 2019
  • Challenger PTA Newsletter

     

    The Challenger PTA March/April Newsletter is here!

    Get your Challenger PTA Newsletter – full of important details on the Book Swap, Eager Reader, STEM Fair, and more!

     

    http://challengerpta.org/Doc/Newsletters/2019MarAprPTANewsletter.pdf 

     

     

    • 28 Feb 2019
  • Challenger E-News 2-27-19

    Calendar of Events

     

    02/27-03/01 5th grade at YMCA Camp Coleman

    03/01 PTA Eager Reader Starts

    03/01 PTA Book Swap

    03/06 Challenger PTA Fundraiser Hops'N Drops

    Year book on Sale until March 31st

     

    School Information

     

     

    Don’t forget to check the Lost and Found! Its getting quite full again and it’s still pretty cold outside!

     Registration Updates

    Please let Pam know if you have any updates or changes…

    • 27 Feb 2019
  • Challenger E-News

     

    TWO HOUR EARLY DISMISSAL for ISD Friday, February 8 

    TWO HOUR EARLY DISMISSAL for ISD Friday, February 8 – Buses on Snow Routes – No Out of District Transportation – PM Activities Cancelled for Grades K-8 - NO ECE/ECEAP 

    Due to weather reports indicating a significant snow event beginning Friday afternoon, the ISD will close schools two hours early on Friday, February 8.

    • Schools…
    • 7 Feb 2019
  • Challenger E-News

     ALL AFTER SCHOOL ACTIVITES CANCELLED

    FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 8TH

    The spelling bee will be rescheduled for Monday, February 11th from 6PM-8PM.

     

     

    • 7 Feb 2019
  • Challenger E-News 2-6-19

    Calendar of Events

     

     02/09/19 PTA School Spelling Bee MPR 6PM-8PM

     

    Comet Chronicle from the principal: (click the link below)

    https://www.smore.com/82vym-the-comet-chronicle

     

    School Information

     

     

    Kindergarten Registration

    Kindergarten Registration will open on February 4th.

    The application is online at www.issaquah.wednet.edu/schools/enrollment

    Please drop by the office if you have any questions…

    • 6 Feb 2019
  • Challenger E-News 1-30-19

    Calendar of Events

     

    Comet Chronicle from the principal: (click the link below)

    https://www.smore.com/82vym-the-comet-chronicle

     

    School Information

     

     

    Kindergarten Registration

    Kindergarten Registration will open on February 4th.

    The application is online at www.issaquah.wednet.edu/schools/enrollment

    Please drop by the office if you have any questions! 

     ATTENTION PARENTS OF 5TH GRADERS TRANSITIONING…

    • 30 Jan 2019
  • Challenger E-News 1-23-19

    Calendar of Events

     

     01/28 NO SCHOOL for students- Teacher Work Day

    01/25 Last day for Stuffed Animal Drive Donations

     

    School Information

     

     Volunteers

     Thank you to all our wonderful volunteers for all you do to support our Challenger community.

    If you have not done the volunteer application, and would like to participate in upcoming class events or school activities, please complete the volunteer application…

    • 23 Jan 2019