Calendar of Events

01/10 5th Grade Camp Parent Information Meeting Library 6-7:15pm

01/14 Girl Scout Troop Meeting

01/15 Girl Scout Puberty Class

01/12 Value Village FUNDrive

 PTA Information



Our next box top turn in deadline in February 15th, so please continue to turn in box tops. Collection sheets can be found on the PTA board just inside the main school doors. Or, just put them into a Ziploc bag with the name of your child's teacher on the bag. For your convenience, there is a collection box in the office.

The class that turns in the most box tops by the deadline will be awarded coupons for a free frozen yogurt at TCBY. So, start saving your box tops today!

Please contact Stephanie Hollander at, with any questions.

Value Village FUNDrive for 5th Grade Camp

  Help us raise funds by donating clothes, shoes & more! Drop off used items at Challenger Elementary School on Saturday, January 12th from 10:00am-3:00pm. We accept clothing, shoes, bedding/towels, accessories. All funds will go towards the cost of camp for the 5th graders. Contact Heather Wolter (hrwolter at gmail) for any questions. 



 District Information  


  Bus Drivers Needed – We’re Hiring!

As many people have seen and heard in the news, schools all across the country are experiencing a shortage of school bus drivers. This is true in the Issaquah School District as well. The ISD offers paid training and a competitive wage of up to $24.91/hour. Drivers may work part time or up to 40 hours. Full benefits include medical, dental, and vision. Drivers work a school calendar and schedule. If you or someone you know is interested, please call 425-837-6327 for more information or apply online by clicking here.

 Issaquah School District

Preschool Information Fair

 Please Join Us for Games & Treats:

             Date: Thursday, January 17, 2019

             Time: 6 pm—7 pm

             Location: ISD Administration Building

                               565 NW Holly

                               Issaquah, WA 98027

The Issaquah School District is having an informational fair for our various preschool programs: Early Childhood Special Education (ECE) Preschool, Community Peer Preschool Program and our Early Childhood Education Assistance Program (ECEAP) for income-eligible children living within the Issaquah School District Boundaries.

Come learn about our inclusive preschool programs and all they have to offer with active exploration & learning!

We are looking forward to seeing you and your student(s) on Thursday, January 17th.

Applications for your student to become a Community Peer are available at our Information Fair or on our website at:

To make an appointment for Special Education Screening email:

 ECEAP Contact Information:

Shannon Inton: 425-837-4991/425-837-6655                      

Kathy Wood: 425-837-4990

The Superintendent has created a draft interpretation and invites the community to provide input into this interpretation. Once the Superintendent is satisfied with the interpretation, he and his team will begin to collect the evidence that must be brought forward for monitoring purposes. The ISD Board of Directors is scheduled to perform its first monitoring of EL-16 at the January 23, 2019 school board meeting.

The Draft Interpretation of EL-16 is available for review or download on our website at

Again, we welcome and hope to hear your feedback and comments. Please provide input on the draft interpretation by emailing us at

Second Grade Highly Capable Testing January 15-18

Highly capable testing for second grade students will occur January 15 through January 18 and continue March 5 through March 7. Students who are identified as “most highly capable” will be invited to enter either SAGE or MERLIN in the 2019-20 school year. Second grade students attending private or home-based schools are invited to participate and are encouraged to contact their boundary school. More information about the Issaquah School District Highly Capable Program and testing for second grade students is available on the Highly Capable Issaquah School District webpage.

Support Skyline High School’s Sophomore Class by participating in their Parents Night Out fundraiser on January 18th! Drop off your kid(s) at Skyline for a fun-filled night full of games and activities!

Go to to sign up for your night out! Email with any questions or concerns you may have.

Thank you!”


Office is open Monday-Friday 8:30-4:00