Community Post-Secondary Night
A Community Postsecondary Night on Tuesday, February 27, from 6:15 - 9:00 p.m. will be held at Tahoma High School.  This event is open to all families in the district. High school students are encouraged to attend with their parents/guardians.   Several colleges and other organizations will be available to provide helpful information from 6:15 - 7:00 p.m. Then, from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m., parents/guardians, and students will be able to attend up to three breakout sessions on future planning topics.  Click on the link below for more details. This event is designed to assist with both registration and post high ... read full article
Author:
Sue Boyd 
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1/6/2018-2/28/2018

New Stretch Classes for 2nd Semester
When middle school students start the second semester at the end of January, they'll have a new Stretch learning class to attend. Each morning, Monday through Thursday, students at both sites will have the chance to take 45-minute classes such as Guitar, Introduction to Babysitting, Current Events, Computer Programming, Debate and "Sounding off on the Puget Sound." The first semester Stretch class has been filled with new curriculum, including lessons focused on Future Ready skills, real life skills such as learning about finances and study and organization skills. The idea behind the second semester classes (broken into two quarters) is ... read full article
Author:
Sue Boyd 
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1/5/2018-1/31/2018

Levy Information
As you know some Levies are coming out to be voted on in February. Two of the levies are replacement and one is a bus levy.  The school district has information on these levies that you can read on their websites. Below is the link so you can read the information on these levies.   Questions?  Please contact the Tahoma Communications Office, 425-413-3409, or email Kevin Patterson, director of communication, at  kpatters@tahomasd.us http://www.tahomasd.us/pages/Tahoma_School_District_409/About_Us/2018_Levy_Measures ... read full article
Author:
Sue Boyd 
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1/5/2018-2/14/2018
PTA General MeetingSue Boyd1/11/20181/12/2018
PTA General Meeting
PTA Meeting is on January 11th at 6:30pm at Summit Trail Middle School in the Conference Room. We will also have Director of Communication Kevin Patterson at the meeting to talk more about the levy and answer any questions you might have.  ... read full article
PTA General MeetingSue Boyd1/11/20181/12/2018
PTA General Meeting
PTA Meeting is on January 11th at 6:30pm at Summit Trail Middle School in the Conference Room. We will also have Director of Communication, Kevin Patterson, at the meeting to talk more about the levy and answer any questions you might have.  ... read full article
Community Post-Secondary NightSue Boyd1/6/20182/28/2018
Community Post-Secondary Night
A Community Postsecondary Night on Tuesday, February 27, from 6:15 - 9:00 p.m. will be held at Tahoma High School.  This event is open to all families in the district. High school students are encouraged to attend with their parents/guardians.   Several colleges and other organizations will be available to provide helpful information from 6:15 - 7:00 p.m. Then, from 7:00 - 9:00 p.m., parents/guardians, and students will be able to attend up to three breakout sessions on future planning topics.  Click on the link below for more details. This event is designed to assist with both registration and post high ... read full article
New Stretch Classes for 2nd SemesterSue Boyd1/5/20181/31/2018
New Stretch Classes for 2nd Semester
When middle school students start the second semester at the end of January, they'll have a new Stretch learning class to attend. Each morning, Monday through Thursday, students at both sites will have the chance to take 45-minute classes such as Guitar, Introduction to Babysitting, Current Events, Computer Programming, Debate and "Sounding off on the Puget Sound." The first semester Stretch class has been filled with new curriculum, including lessons focused on Future Ready skills, real life skills such as learning about finances and study and organization skills. The idea behind the second semester classes (broken into two quarters) is ... read full article
Levy InformationSue Boyd1/5/20182/14/2018
Levy Information
As you know some Levies are coming out to be voted on in February. Two of the levies are replacement and one is a bus levy.  The school district has information on these levies that you can read on their websites. Below is the link so you can read the information on these levies.   Questions?  Please contact the Tahoma Communications Office, 425-413-3409, or email Kevin Patterson, director of communication, at  kpatters@tahomasd.us http://www.tahomasd.us/pages/Tahoma_School_District_409/About_Us/2018_Levy_Measures ... read full article
Kindergarten Pre-registration InformationSue Boyd1/5/20181/11/2018
Kindergarten Pre-registration Information
Kindergarten preregistration opened Dec. 1, for students who will enter kindergarten in the fall of 2018. If you know of a family with a child who will be 5 by Aug. 31, 2018, please share this information with them.  After families preregister their child for kindergarten, we will mail a registration packet home in January. Parents will bring their child's completed packet to the elementary school office the week of January 22-26 to finalize the registration. Those who preregister will also receive monthly "Kindergarten Learning Connections" newsletters via email; and other early learning information. To complete the preregistration, visit  goo.gl/WqYb3k ... read full article
2nd Season of Sports Starts Monday!Sue Boyd10/20/201711/10/2017
2nd Season of Sports Starts Monday!
Our next season of School Sports is coming soon! Here's what will be available! Dance: Laura Venemon, Coach November 6 th - January 18 th Practice at STMS daily until 4:30 No cuts   Boys Basketball: Scott Sims, 7 th  grade Coach Dan Shamseldin, 8 th  grade Coach November 6 th -January 18 th Practice at STMS daily until 4:30 Cut sport (12 per team) Requirements: ASB Card $50 pay to participate fee ( for cut sports payment is made after rosters are finalized) Valid Physical – good for 2 years (blank form uploaded) Online registration completed – link below ... read full article