Coffee with the Principal
Want a chance to hear from and ask Principal McGowan questions? Please join Principal McGowan for coffee on Monday, December 9, 8:00 to 8:30 in the PCMS Library. Mr. McGowan will provide an update on the school year so far and then you will have the chance to ask any questions you have, We hope to see you Monday!   ... read full article
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Joana Figueiredo 
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12/2/2019-12/9/2019

Quick Links
PCMS Website ,   ISD Family Access ,  PCMS Winter Sports ,  PCMS Student Activities ,  Issaquah Schools Foundation , ParentWiser ,  ISD Cultural & Family Partnerships , ISD My School Bucks-Lunch Program ,  ISD Online Free-Reduced Student Lunch Application . ... read full article
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Joana Figueiredo 
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10/20/2019-6/20/2020

Support the PCMS PTSA
One-Stop-Shop : Join the PCMS PTSA ,  Donate , AmazonSmiles , How to Help? PCMS PTSA is a 501(c)(3) organization; Donations are 100% tax-deductible. Join us on Facebook , PCMS.PTSA Instagram , and  PCMS.PTSA.ASB Instagram . ... read full article
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Joana Figueiredo 
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10/20/2019-6/20/2020

Corporate Matching
Hundreds of local companies offer Corporate Matching . Matching is not just offered by Microsoft, Boeing, Starbucks...there are MANY companies who match, so double-check if your company matches.  Claiming matches takes seconds.  We’ve made it as easy with links on our corporate matching page .  ... read full article
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Joana Figueiredo 
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10/20/2019-6/20/2020
Volunteer OpportunitySheila Barlow6/12/20198/22/2019
Volunteer Opportunity
  LYNX   DAYS While we are enjoying summer, plans are already being made for fall! This year’s Lynx Days will be  August 20th & 21st . These days are set aside every August to provide your student with all the information and tools to make their school year a success. Think student ID, schedule, PE clothes, books, locker and much more!  Please mark the dates on your calendar and consider volunteering to make sure every student starts the school year off right!  Shifts are 2-3 hours, adult and student volunteers are needed. Questions about volunteering, please contact Ann Taylor at annktaylor@gmail.com . Thank ... read full article
PCMS Drama ClubJoana Figueiredo12/6/201912/8/2019
PCMS Drama Club
  PCMS Drama Club presents Shakespeare's Macbeth! This Friday and Saturaday, December 6 and 7, 7pm. Tickets can be purchased for $5 at the door, from 6:15 pm on. For more information please contact batchelderw@issaquah.wednet.edu.   ... read full article
Happy Holidays!Joana Figueiredo11/19/201912/5/2019
Happy Holidays!
  The PCMS PTSA wishes you all a wonderful Holiday Season ! On this upcoming Giving Tuesday, please consider making a donation to support our school. Click  here to donate.   ... read full article
Lunch for the BreakJoana Figueiredo11/14/201912/5/2019
Lunch for the Break
  Let's make sure all our students have enough food over winter break! Remember to send your donations in for Lunch for the Break no later than December 5 . Our goal is to have each Lynx Life class fill at least one box. You should have received an e-mail from your student's Lynx Life teacher with a SignUpGenious. You can drop off donations in the office (just label them with your student's Lynx Life teacher's last name), send your donation with your student (it will be collected during Lynx Life) or you can order through  Amazon and send your ... read full article
Influence the Choice: Keeping Our Kids SafeJoana Figueiredo10/15/201910/21/2019
Influence the Choice: Keeping Our Kids Safe
Influence the Choice presents Jerry Blackburn, discussing the current opiate crisis and substance abuse within our community, educating families,  exploring the impact, recognizing signs, discussing effective strategies for youth at risk. Join the conversation October 21, 2019, at Blakely Hall, 8:00 PM. Details and Registration HERE. ... read full article
PTSA General Membership Meeting - Save the Date!Joana Figueiredo10/15/201910/24/2019
PTSA General Membership Meeting - Save the Date!
Please join us for our first PTSA General meeting on Thursday October 24 at 1pm in the PCMS library. Our regular meeting has changed in order to accommodate PCMS School Schedules. Come learn and share your ideas of how the PTSA can help your children during this school year! We would love the opportunity to meet new parents and welcome back returning ones. We will be holding an Election of Officers as well as Approving this Year's Budget and need your support. There are also several open positions and opportunities to be involved. If you have any questions or would ... read full article
Reflections 2019-2020 Calling All Artists!Alisa George5/21/201910/25/2019
Reflections 2019-2020 Calling All Artists!
The 2019-20 National Reflections Art Contest theme is Look Within . PCMS entries are due, October, 25th . For more information click here . Please contact our PCMS Reflections chair with any questions,  Angela Bizzari ... read full article
Coffee with the PrincipalJoana Figueiredo12/2/201912/9/2019
Coffee with the Principal
Want a chance to hear from and ask Principal McGowan questions? Please join Principal McGowan for coffee on Monday, December 9, 8:00 to 8:30 in the PCMS Library. Mr. McGowan will provide an update on the school year so far and then you will have the chance to ask any questions you have, We hope to see you Monday!   ... read full article
Reflections - Wrap UpJoana Figueiredo11/10/201911/17/2019
Reflections - Wrap Up
      Last week we celebrated 24 PCMS students and their artwork! Principal McGowan and Assistant Principal Coffin, congratulated our artists in the library where the artwork is currently being displayed. We had completed works of art submitted in Film Production, Literature, Music Composition and Visual Arts. Only 12 finalists will be selected to move on to the district level of the competition and they will be announced this week.      ... read full article
ParentWiser - Normal Sucks - How to Live, Learn and Thrive Outside the LinesJoana Figueiredo10/14/201910/22/2019
ParentWiser - Normal Sucks - How to Live, Learn and Thrive Outside the Lines
ISD is extremely fortunate to be included on Jonathan Mooney's speaking tour for his new book, Normal Sucks!  With humor, knowledge and hope, Mooney speaks on neurodiversity, how we should stop fixing people and start empowering them. He gives hope for anyone who learns differently, emphasizing the impact of supportive teaching and parenting. Join us  Oct 22 at 7pm at Skyline HS Theater.  REGISTER HERE! ... read full article
Cascade Corner - Volunteers NeededJoana Figueiredo10/2/201910/16/2019
Cascade Corner - Volunteers Needed
PCMS Flagship Store “Cascade Corner” is Now Open! EVERY Friday, only at lunch, with 100% of proceeds going back to ALL ASB Programs: sports, clubs, school plays, socials, music programs, and soooooo much more.  WE NEED PARENTS, GRANDPARENTS, VOLUNTEERS TO OPERATE THE STORE.  Each lunch shift needs a minimum of one adult volunteer. Absolute best way to find out what’s happening, watch the kids in their natural habitats, learning the real story! Check-out Cascade Corner Volunteer Sign-up for volunteer shifts.   ... read full article
Tools4SchoolsSheila Barlow8/2/20198/16/2019
Tools4Schools
Tools4School is a partnership between the Issaquah Schools Foundation and the Issaquah Food & Clothing Bank to provide new backpacks filled with basic school supplies for Issaquah School District K-12 students who need financial support. Help by donating a school supply kit, backpack or both here:  https://supplyallkids.com/#/donate/isf . If you, or someone you know needs a backpack or supplies, registration to receive one is open through August 2, 2019, at: http://isfdn.org/tools-for-school-registration . Pick up backpacks and supplies Monday, August 12, 2019 from 3:30-8:00pm at Clark Elementary School: 335 1st Ave. SE, Issaquah.   ... read full article
PCMS PTSA AdvocacySheila Barlow8/2/20199/30/2019
PCMS PTSA Advocacy
In Washington State, PTA has been a leading leader in engaging all levels of government to improve the lives for all children, and their families. Members of PCMS PTSA play an important role in this process. Click  here  to learn more about today's important National, Statewide, and Local educational and legislative PTA matters. ... read full article
Volunteer OpportunitySheila Barlow8/2/20198/16/2019
Volunteer Opportunity
PCMS PTSA Open Board Positions for 2019-2020 We have a few open positions on our PCMS PTSA Board of Directors for the 2019-2020 school year.  The Board meets once per month and attends PCMS PTSA Membership meetings. The open positions are: VP of Programs Director of Events Director of Parent Education Descriptions of the positions can be found by clicking  here . Contact  pcmsptsacomms@gmail.com , with your interest in a position or recommendations. ... read full article
Reflections Results AnnouncementJoana Figueiredo11/19/201912/3/2019
Reflections Results Announcement
We applaud and congratulate all 24 PCMS students who submitted artwork and for their creativity in the arts. Click here to learn the names of the 12 students will move forward to our district level of competition in January 2020. ... read full article
IHS New Student NightAlisa George5/28/20198/27/2019
IHS New Student Night
Save the Date: Tuesday, August 27th. Issaquah High PTSA is hosting a New to IHS Night (for incoming 9th graders and 10-12th grade transfers). Doors open at 6:15pm with school tours available in Chinese, Korean, and Spanish.  Program for incoming 9th graders, parents, and those new to the district from 7-8 pm. ... read full article
Quick LinksJoana Figueiredo10/20/20196/20/2020
Quick Links
PCMS Website ,   ISD Family Access ,  PCMS Winter Sports ,  PCMS Student Activities ,  Issaquah Schools Foundation , ParentWiser ,  ISD Cultural & Family Partnerships , ISD My School Bucks-Lunch Program ,  ISD Online Free-Reduced Student Lunch Application . ... read full article
Support the PCMS PTSAJoana Figueiredo10/20/20196/20/2020
Support the PCMS PTSA
One-Stop-Shop : Join the PCMS PTSA ,  Donate , AmazonSmiles , How to Help? PCMS PTSA is a 501(c)(3) organization; Donations are 100% tax-deductible. Join us on Facebook , PCMS.PTSA Instagram , and  PCMS.PTSA.ASB Instagram . ... read full article
Corporate MatchingJoana Figueiredo10/20/20196/20/2020
Corporate Matching
Hundreds of local companies offer Corporate Matching . Matching is not just offered by Microsoft, Boeing, Starbucks...there are MANY companies who match, so double-check if your company matches.  Claiming matches takes seconds.  We’ve made it as easy with links on our corporate matching page .  ... read full article