Issaquah High School Information

Prom 2018 Photos

Due to low turnout, past participation, and feedback from the current Senior class Dorian will not be offering professional photography services for prom this year.  There will have a photobooth at prom available for pictures.

Seniors Going On to Play College Sports

Please email Mr. Ande at andel@issaquah.wednet.edu if you have a student that will be playing college sports next year. Please email the name of your student, school they will be attending, and sport they will be playing.

Fall Smarter Balanced Assessment Results Now Available on Family Access

Individual Student Report results from Fall Smarter Balanced Testing can be viewed in Family Access by choosing the Portfolio tab and then the Fall 2017 SBA ELA or Math tab.  The reports will be available online until June 2018.  Parents are encouraged to print the reports prior to June.

Spring Cleaning Families!

From Wednesday, March 28th through Wednesday, April 4th, the IHS FCCLA chapter is running a book drive. New and gently used books of all genre are welcomed. There are red boxes in 3 locations: in the office, and in the upper and lower commons. Books will be donated to the Issaquah Library and will possibly filter through to the Issaquah Food Bank. Please Donate Books!

Issaquah Thespian Society Workshop

Issaquah High’s chapter of the International Thespian Society will be hosting a theatre workshop for children in grades 3-8. These workshops  aim to teach children about everything theatre, from dancing, singing, acting, and auditions, to prop and set building, costuming, light and sound board and microphone operation, theatre tours, and a showcase of everything your elementary school children learned at the conclusion of the workshops.  Lessons will be taught by our own trained and dedicated troupe members, and supervision will be provided by our adult troupe advisers. The elementary school level workshop will be held on Saturday, April 21st from 10:00-1:00 pm with the showcase from 1-1:30pm. Both workshops will be held in Issaquah High School's theatre.  The middle school level workshop will be held from 1:45-5:00 pm. Registration costs $35 per child and snacks will be provided at both workshops. This fee will go towards supporting our grateful high school theatre department and Troupe #8397.   

Contact Holly Whiting with any questions: whitingh@issaquah.wednet.edu

Liberty High School is hosting Youth Heart Screenings by the Nick of Time Foundation

LHS PTSA Youth Heart Screening Flyer

WHEN?  Wednesday, April 4, 9am – 3pm

WHO CAN REGISTER?  Any person 14 to 24 years old regardless of where they attend school

HOW CAN I REGISTER MY CHILD AND GET AN APPOINTMENT?  Turn in Heart Health Survey screening forms NO LATER THAN TUESDAY, MARCH 27!!!   Download Heart Health Survey forms -OR- pick up forms in Liberty’s main office. To turn in, drop off forms to Liberty Athletic Office -OR- SCAN/EMAIL Janine Menezes at menezesj@issaquah.wednet.edu.  Appointment times will be given AFTER forms are received by Athletic Office.  THE SCHOOL NURSE’S OFFICE WILL CONTACT YOU WITH YOUR STUDENT’S APPOINTMENT TIME. 

Don’t let your child miss this amazing opportunity to

  • Have their heart screened for an undetected abnormality that could lead to Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA)
  • Be trained in CPR and the use of an Automated External Defibrillator (AED) that could save someone’s life

Appointments are filling up fast!  There are a limited number of appointments still available! 

TURN IN YOUR HEART HEALTH SURVEY FORMS NOW!!

For more information, visit the Nick of Time Foundation website.

Mr. Issaquah

Issaquah Deca presents Mr. Issaquah in Paradise! Come to the Issaquah High School Theatre on May 18th from 7-9 to find out who your next Mr. Issaquah is!

PTSA and BOOSTER CLUB INFORMATION

All-School Booster Club News

Thank you Boosters!

This month alone, the IHS Booster Club granted over $4,700 to the following student activities:  $1,500 to iVision Club for a class trip to Chicago; $1,140 to Softball for team jackets; $1,600 to DECA for an international career development conference; $300 to ASB for Tolo tickets; and $247 to Boys and Girls Golf for an equipment storage shed.

A Fun Night for our IHS Community

Join the IHS Football community Saturday, May 19th at the Issaquah Holiday Inn for a fun evening of food, drinks, games, silent and live auctions, and more to raise money in support of our IHS Football program.  Click here for more information and to BUY TICKETS

Issaquah Glassybabies!

Need a fun gift for mom or a graduating senior?  For a limited time, IHS Football is selling Glassybabies with the iconic “I” etched on them.  Orders must be placed by April 6th and can be picked-up prior to Mother’s Day.  Click here to purchase

SENIOR SCHOLARSHIPS Available! - Deadline April 20th

With the generous support of Booster Club Members and Donors, every spring the IHS Booster Club awards several scholarships valued at $1,000 or more to selected IHS graduating seniors.  Applications can be found in the IHS Career Center and on the Booster Club website.  All applications must be submitted no later than April 20th.  CLICK HERE for the application and more information.  Thank you Booster Donors for making these scholarships possible!

Join Us

Our next Booster Club meeting will be held April 17th at 6:30pm in the IHS Library.

PTSA NEWS

IH PTSA Washington State Reflections Winners 

Congratulations to several IHS students for placing at the WA State Reflections Finals! In Dance Choreography, “Rise Up,” by LilyAnn Vu, earning the Award of Merit, placing Third in state competition; Literature, “Genesis,” by Lauren Rosen, earning the Award of Merit, placing Third in state competition; Photography, “Shooting for the Stars,” by Kyle Hoffman, earning the Award of Excellence, placing Second in state competition.  CONGRATULATIONS to Ben Eskenazi, earning the Outstanding Interpretation Award, placing FIRST in the state competition, in Photography, for “Above the Below.” Ben’s Photography will move on to the National Reflections, in Washington D.C.  Thank you to everyone!

Overwhelmed with College Planning? 

Parents of sophomores and juniors struggle with how to help students navigate this confusing process.  Join College Planning Counselor Sally Fouche on April 23rd, 2018, Sally will give a “College 101” seminar, starting at 7:00 PM, in the IHS Theatre.  This special event is FREE to PTSA members (and $25 for nonmembers).  For a list of topics covered, AND sign-up, click HERE.

PTSA Senior Scholarships – Applications Available Today! 

The IH PTSA is thrilled to fund FIVE $1000 scholarships for seniors continuing education.  These scholarships honor students who demonstrate passion and commitment, not limited to individuals attending four-year universities.  Applications due April 18th, 2018. Questions?  Contact Kristen Allen-Bentsen. Click here for Information; here for Application. 

Outstanding Educator Awards

Don't forget to fill-out a nomination form for Outstanding Educator to say thank you to that special staff member or teacher who has made a difference in your life!  Look on the PTSA website for more info, or click on the QR code on posters around school.  Last day for online submissions is April 22, 2018. Click HERE for more information.  Click HERE for nomination forms.  Questions, contact Marni Kilzi, mkilzi@msn.com.

IH PTSA Grants

CONGRATS to Erin Connolly, Kari Leon, Andrew Shanafelt, and Brenda Fortier for their IH PTSA Grant submissions totaling +$2300! The LAST GRANT cycle applications are due April 20th, 2018. For information, visit the IH PTSA Grants Page on the IH PTSA website. Questions, contact Jamie Beck

Seniors:  Community Service Hours Due Soon for Graduation Recognition Cord  

Congrats to the 2018 Seniors have recorded a whopping 11,900+ hrs of volunteer service! If you haven’t reported hours using our easy-peasy online form, (CLICK HERE TO RECORD VOLUNTEER HOURS). Deadline for Senior graduation recognition is May 1, 2018.  Questions, email Pamela Kreuger.

2018 Senior All-Night Graduation Party – EXTENDED Savings!!!! 

Register for the All-inclusive graduation party-senior year highlight-providing a safe, sober opportunity for graduates to CELEBRATE. Tickets $170 Click HERE for more info. 

SAVE THE DATE: 

The next IH PTSA Membership Meeting will be held April 20th, 2018, at 9:30 AM, the Friday after Spring Break!  We look forward to seeing everyone there to discuss the IH PTSA 2018-2019 Board Elections, and receive IHS and IH PTSA updates, as well! 

The Mask You Live In documentary follows boys and young men as they struggle to stay true to themselves, while negotiating America’s narrow definition of masculinity. Join the entire ISD community April 3rd, 2018, IHS Theater, at 7:00 PM, discussion to follow. Click HERE for more information.

6th Annual Influence the Choice Video Contest Youth POSITIVELY influence and encourage others to stay mentally and physically strong dealing with pressures of drugs/alcohol.  Influence the Choice Drug Prevention Alliance for Youth sponsors a video contest to inspire youth to POSITIVELY influence others by producing 2 minutes PSAs.  Click HERE for contest info; Click HERE for RULES.  Deadline:  April 13th, 2018.

 

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