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SMARTER BALANCED ASSESSMENTS

This year, our students will participate in the Smarter Balanced Assessments. These are the newly adopted state assessments that are aligned with the Common Core Standards.

Medina Elementary's Schedule for Smarter Balanced Assessments for Grades 3-5 is below. It is important that your child is AT SCHOOL during the testing window and on assessment days.

Medina Assessment Schedule 2015

 

3rd Grade

4th Grade

5th Grade

English 

Language Arts

4/14, 4/20, 4/21

4/14, 5/4, 5/5

4/28, 4/29, 5/1

Mathematics

6/2,6/4, 6/5

5/18, 5/19,

5/21

5/26, 5/28,

5/29

       

Science  

None

None 

5/7

 

 

 


Questions about the Medina PTA website? send email to Lucille Tam at webmaster@medinapta.org

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8:30a I-Connect Meeting
I-Connect Meeting

Date:
Friday, May 1
Time:
8:30a - 10:30a
Where:
Rm#169
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7:30a Medina Band and Orchestra Concerts
Medina Band and Orchestra Concerts

Date:
Tuesday, May 5
Time:
7:30a - 8:00p
Where:
Medina Gymnasium
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Spring Yearbook Sale!
Have you ordered your yearbook yet? Check under your "My Account" information by signing into your account on Medina PTA website, if there is not an order shown for "Yearbook" then you have not purchased a copy.

Spring Yearbook Sale ends Friday, May 8th. This is your last chance to order your Medina Elementary Yearbook for $18. Click HERE to place an order now!

If you have any questions, contact Lucille Tam and Mazie Park at Yearbook@medinapta.org.

Talent Show
It's Talent Show Time! Hard to believe, but its time to dust off your tap shoes, tune up your guitar, and choreograph your dance routine for Medina Elementary's Annual Talent Show. This is the time for any and all of our Medina Students to show off their talents - we welcome all acts (within reason of course, no violence, weapons, or swearing).

The Details:
April 27th (Monday): Sign-ups posted by the main office (if you plan to try-out, you must be signed up by Friday, May 1st)
May 4th (Monday-2:45-5:00 p.m.) - Try-outs in the Multi-Purpose Room (must come with your music recorded on a disc, no longer than 1 minute. Each act must be 1 minute or less.)
May 14th (Thursday-2:45-5:00 p.m.) - Dress Rehearsal in the Multi-Purpose Room (must have full costume/attire)
May 15th (Friday-6:00 p.m.) - Talent Show at Medina Elementary

We LOVE this event and can't wait to see your TALENT! Bring it on Medina Elementary! Questions? Contact Amy Roberts or Kea Rensch

Medina Families at the Mariners!
Please join fellow Medina Elementary families at Safeco Field! Watch the MARINERS take on the INDIANS with all your friends. Not only you get discounted tickets, but our kids will take home the limited edition Mariners and Felix Hernandez Posters.

INDIANS VS. MARINERS
Sunday, May 31
1:10 p.m.
Tickets $12 (limited tickets available, sale starts Sunday 3/29)
Order your tickets HERE.

DEADLINE FOR PURCHASING TICKETS is Wednesday, 5/13.

Questions? Contact Pear Sandidge (404-966-5757) or Programs@medinapta.org.

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Game Day Thursday Signups
GAME DAY THURSDAY Come play a game of Basketball, Kickball, or Capture the Flag at recess times with our students! We need YOU to help get these games going so our students can have some organized fun together during recess from 4/16-6/18. Please click the link below to sign up.   SIGN UP HERE   (please sign up (first and last name) for the time slot(s) you can volunteer)     Recess Schedule 9:50-10:30 K/1 and 4/5 11:15-12:00 2/3 12:00-12:45 K/1 12:45-1:30 4/5 and 2/3     ... read full article

Instructional Assistant Spotlight - Stephanie Dash

Upcoming Free Parent Education Classes
Upcoming Free Parent Education Classes presented by the Bellevue PTSA Council and partnering organizations   March 25 th Empathy and Education presented by Camp Kindness Counts 6:30 p.m. in the Big Room at Jubilee Reach 14200 SE 13th Place, Bellevue Presenters: Cubba Reese, MSW, Parent Educator at Bellevue College Parent Ed. Program & Uzma Butte, MA, Director and Owner of Spectrum Academy will be discussing the following: - Understand WHY instilling/practicing empathy is important. What are the benefits to the child, class and school?  - Ideas/tools of what parents/teachers can do to instill empathy. - Understanding how you can practice expressing ... read full article

Bellevue School Foundation Spring for Schools Luncheon
Bellevue Schools Foundation’s Spring for Schools Luncheon Friday, April 24 th , Showcase – 11 a.m. – 12 p.m., Luncheon – 12 p.m. – 1:15 p.m Hyatt Regency Bellevue Hear inspirational stories of success and learn how Bellevue Schools Foundation donors make an incredible impact in every one of Bellevue's public schools at the Foundation’s largest fundraising event, the Spring for Schools luncheon! More than 1,100 parents, school principals, district administrators, legislators, and community members will gather in support of Bellevue’s public schools. RSVP online now .  Questions? or do you want to be a table captain? email: kea rensch ( ... read full article

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