I hope that you all have a wonderful Holiday!

Winter Break Ideas: ParentMap

Soon the kids will be home for Winter break! Click the link below for dozens of activity ideas for indoors, outdoors, indoor play spaces, around-town adventures, and more.



After Break: 5 Ways to Get Your Kids back Into the School Routine

ParentToolKit:  Parent Toolkit is a one-stop resource developed with parents in mind. It includes information about almost every aspect of your child’s development, because they're all connected.



Tutoring Ideas

It is a district policy that we cannot recommend specific tutors or send out a list of tutor names (even if they are teachers at our schools). Click the link for ideas for finding academic support for your student. Tutoring Ideas

Counselor Class Lessons

***I will be starting a 6 - week “Banana Splits” small group in January/February for children dealing with a divorce in the family. Please email me if you would like your child to participate, and I will send you more details.

*Click here for my December class lessons.


Issaquah Food and Clothing Bank

Food for Winter Break 2018

Lunch for the Break provides one box, with a variety of foods, for each school age child in your household.

Click here for information, to donate, or to register to receive a box for each of your children in grades K-12.


Financial Resources

If your family is experiencing financial hardship or would like to donate or volunteer to help others, here is a link to resources available to you.

Financial Resources


Upcoming Events

 ParentWiser- Parent Education in Issaquah Schools

Digital Safety 101 with Jo Langford

Jo Langford helps parents balance kids’ digital lives with boundaries, etiquette and good judgment. He provides an overview of adolescent digital behavior with the risks and benefits of online life. Jo will discuss the social sites you need to know about --the good, the bad and the ugly. Learn to set limits, monitor behavior, and start the important conversations around kids’ relationships to tech in a connected world.

  • Date: Wednesday, January 9th
  • Time: 7pm-9pm
  • Location: Skyline High School,1122 228th Ave SE, Sammamish, WA 98075
  • Register online: Here

Click here for more ParetWiser events: https://www.parentwiser.org/events


Parenting Workshop by the YMCA

For parents and caregivers of children effected by trauma

Find out more at this link: Here