Welcome To Medina Elementary!

We are so excited to start the new year! For those of you new to the community, we wanted to give you an overview of some of the exciting events that happen throughout the year. See below, or the pdf file or the Calendar on the Medina PTA website for further details.


- Grade Level Playdate
- Back To School Day (August 28): Kids can meet their teacher, you can sign up for the PTA in person or online, find out about various clubs and activities around school, sign up to volunteer for PTA activities as well as class room volunteer opportunities
- First Day of School for 1st-5th Graders (August 30)

During the first weeks of school, your Room Parent will coordinate sign up for class room as well as PTA sponsored activities and volunteer opportunities. You will also be asked to contribute to class room funds for class room activities


- Labor Day: No school (September 3)
- First Day of School for Kindergarteners (September 4)
First General Assembly PTA Meeting (September 11): Come find out how you can be more involved in the school and the PTA
- Meet and Greet Brunches per Grade Level for Parents: This is an opportunity to meet other parents in your child’s grade level and catch up with old friends. See Calendar and/or the Byte (the PTA newsletter) for details regarding when and where your child’s grade brunch will be
- Chess registration (Opens September 6), Chess Family Night, Chess Club starts: Enroll your child in the largest Chess Club in the State of Washington
-Ice Cream Social (September 13, 6:00-7:00pm)

- Enroll your child in Math Club, Destination Imagination (DI) or any of the other many clubs and activities (see the website for further details)
- Picture Day (September 14)


- Tiger Tough Obstacle Course (October 12): Set your calendar for Friday, October 12th! Come join us in Medina’s first ever Tiger Tough Relay Race and Obstacle Course with your kids, and help raise money for for all the awesome programs and experiences that the school and PTA offer and fund. This year, our goal is bigger, better, and muddier!

- 4th Grade is in charge of monthly Staff Appreciation Lunch

- Walk to School Day (October 10)
- Class Fall Parties


- 5th Grade is in charge of monthly Staff Appreciation Lunch
- Missoula Children’s Theater (November 26-December 1): Your child can audition for and play a part in the nation’s largest children’s theater touring company. They produce a play in one week with two shows.
- Veteran’s Day: No School (November 11)

- Thanksgiving: No School (November 22 and 23)


- 3rd Grade is in charge of monthly Staff Appreciation Lunch (December 6)

- Class Winter Parties
- Winter Break (December 24 - January 4)


- MLK Day: No School (January 21)


- Kindergarten is in charge of the monthly Staff Appreciation Lunch
- Mid-Winter Break (February 18-22)


- 2nd Grade is in charge of the monthly Staff Appreciation Lunch

- Auction: Mission (IM)Possible!!


- 1st Grade in charge of monthly Staff Appreciation Lunch
- Spring Break (April 8-12)
- STEM Night (April 24)


- Teacher/Staff Appreciation Week

- Math Adventure!
- Talent Show (May 17)
- Memorial Day: No School  (May 27)


- Father/Daughter Dance
- Field Day
- 5th Grade Graduation and Party


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