December 15

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Friday Email
December 15, 2017

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

Annual Report 2015-17
Check out our just published Annual Report 2015-17 at http://bit.ly/2CjIQWu.
Questions? Contact Anne-Marie at amguerrero@seattleacademy.org. Thank you!

Annual Fund
As the year-end approaches, please consider a gift to support great programs at SAAS. Visit https://bit.ly/saasannualfund to give to the Annual Fund. Donations are fully tax-deductible in the calendar year received. Questions? Contact Anne-Marie at amguerrero@seattleacademy.org. Thank you!

Reporting Absences, Late Arrivals, and Early Dismissals
Middle School: msattendance@seattleacademy.org
Upper School: usattendance@seattleacademy.org

UPCOMING EVENTS

Basketball Mania
December 15, 2017
8:15 – Noon: Classes
Noon – 3 PM: Middle School Fest
11 AM – 10 PM: Basketball Games

  • 11 AM: Boys’ White and Boys’ Grey (South Court) CORRECTED TEAMS!
  • 11 AM: Girls’ White (North Court)
  • 11:30 AM: Boys’ Black (South Court)
  • 11:30 AM: Girls’ Black and Girls’ Grey (North Court)
  • Noon: Boys’ Yellow and Boys’ CYO (South and North Courts)
  • 1 PM: Girls’ Red vs. University Prep
  • 2 PM: Boys’ Red vs. University Prep
  • 3:15 PM: Boys’ JVC and Boys’ JV Black
  • 4 PM: Girls’ JV vs. University Prep
  • 5:30 PM: Boys’ JV Grey vs. University Prep
  • 7 PM: Girls’ Varsity vs. University Prep
  • 8:30 PM: Boys’ Varsity vs. University Prep

Please join us! The pep band will perform. Logo wear and concessions will be available for sale.
Questions? Contact Cathy Schick at cschick@seattleacademy.org.

Winter Break
December 18, 2017 – January 2, 2018
NO CLASSES
Questions? Contact Sheila Hanrahan at shanrahan@seattleacademy.org.

Classes Resume
January 3, 2018
Questions? Contact Sheila Hanrahan at shanrahan@seattleacademy.org.

Ski Bus #1
January 7, 2018
7:15 AM Departure from 16th Avenue Parking Lot (Please respect our neighbors and be as quiet as possible.)
5:30 PM Return to 16th Avenue Parking Lot
Questions? Contact Vicky Beer at cvbeer@comcast.net

6th and 7th Grade Parent Meeting
January 10, 2018
6:30 PM: Social
7 PM: Meeting
Arts Center
We hope you can join the Middle School Administrative team and key faculty members for an informational evening regarding the scope and sequence of the rest of the school year. In addition, our Deans of Faculty will be on hand to to discuss changes in our schedule and additions to our curriculum starting in 2018-19.
Questions? Contact Sheila Hanrahan at shanrahan@seattleacademy.org.

8th – 11th Grade Parent Meeting
January 11, 2018
7 PM, Arts Center
We hope you can join our Deans of Faculty  to discuss changes in our schedule and additions to our curriculum starting in 2018-19.
Questions? Contact Sheila Hanrahan at shanrahan@seattleacademy.org.

12th Grade Senior Yukon Trip Meeting
January 11, 2018
7 PM, STREAM Building
Questions? Contact Stacie Cone at scone@seattleacademy.org.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
January 15, 2018
NO CLASSES
Questions? Contact Sheila Hanrahan at shanrahan@seattleacademy.org.

Winter Trimester Mid-Term
January 19, 2018
NO CLASSES
Questions? Contact Sheila Hanrahan at shanrahan@seattleacademy.org.

Upper School Winter Ball
January 20, 2018
8 – 10 PM, Fremont Foundry (154 N 35th St., Seattle, 98103)
Tickets are $25 if purchased from January 8-12. They go up to $35 on January 15. Tickets will NOT be sold at the door.

Each student may bring one outside guest. You must have them fill out a guest contract (CLICK HERE). This form will need to be signed by an administrator at the guest’s school and then approved by Jarad or Makenzie before the guest ticket can be purchase. Guest forms must be turned in by 3 PM on Wednesday, January 17.
Questions? Contact Makenzie Brandon at mbrandon@seattleacademy.org.

Ski Bus #2
January 21, 2018
7:15 AM Departure from 16th Avenue Parking Lot (Please respect our neighbors and be as quiet as possible.)
5:30 PM Return to 16th Avenue Parking Lot
Questions? Contact Vicky Beer at cvbeer@comcast.net

PARENT ASSOCIATION EVENTS

Winter Parent Association Meeting
January 16, 2018
6:30  – Social with food and beverages, 7 PM – Meeting
STREAM Building
Questions? Contact Sheila Hanrahan at shanrahan@seattleacademy.org.

8th Grade Parent Education Presentation on Drugs and Alcohol
November 28, 2017 NEW DATE! January 23, 2018
6:30  – Social with food and beverages, 7 PM – Presentation
STREAM Building
Kathryn Korch will speak with parents about the drugs and alcohol discussion she had with 8th grade students in Lewis Maday-Travis’ science class this Fall.
MORE DETAILS
Questions? Contact Sheila Hanrahan at shanrahan@seattleacademy.org.

6TH GRADE POTLUCKS

6th Grade Parent Potluck – Achijah Berry’s Advisory
Saturday, January 20, 6 PM
Home of Sarah Johnson and Aravind Swaminathan, 1905 33rd Ave South, Seattle,WA 98144
Dinner for parents and guardians of  Achijah’s advisory. Bring dish and drinks to share.
To RSVP or ask questions, contact Sarah Johnson, sarahcj55@hotmail.com Cell: 206-300-6960

6th Grade Parent Potluck – Bill Metcalf’s Advisory
Saturday, January 20, 5:30 PM
Home of Mikael Kvart and Sascha Dublin, 1535 2nd Ave W, Seattle, WA 98119
Dinner for parents and guardians of Bill’s advisory. Bring dish and drinks to share.
To RSVP or ask questions, contact Mikael Kvart at mikaelkvart@hotmail.com

6th Grade Parent Potluck – Craig Tomlinson’s Advisory
Sunday, January 28, 10 AM – Noon
Home of Marc Brown and Julie McCleery, 4315 Wallingford Ave N, Seattle, WA 98103
Brunch for parents and guardians of Craig’s advisory. Bring dish and drinks to share.
To RSVP or ask questions, contact Julie McCleery at juliemccleery@yahoo.com

6th Grade Parent Potluck – Elin Rummel Advisory
Saturday, January 20, 6 PM
Home of David and Trudy Broadus, 5647 NE Keswick Dr., Seattle, WA 98105
Dinner for parents and guardians of Elin’s advisory. Bring dish and drinks to share.
To RSVP or ask questions, contact Trudy Broadus at tkbroadus@comcast.net, Cell: 206-851-8446

6th Grade Parent Potluck – Emily Anderson’s Advisory
Sunday, January 21, 6 PM
Home of Peder and Jaime Schmitz, 1009 36th Avenue East, Seattle,WA 98112
Dinner for parents and guardians of Emily’s advisory. Bring dish and drinks to share.
To RSVP or ask questions, contact Jaime at jaimescates@me.com, or text: 206-380-2558

6th Grade Parent Potluck – Hillary Ethe’s Advisory
Saturday, January 20, 10 AM – Noon NEW DATE!
Home of Mary and Aaron Lieberman, 506 N 83rd St, Seattle, WA 98103
Brunch for parents and guardians of Hillary’s advisory. Bring dish and drinks to share.
To RSVP or ask questions contact Aaron Lieberman at aaronlieberman@gmail.com

6th Grade Parent Potluck – Kathi Petrotta’s 6th Grade Advisory
Saturday, January 27, 6 PM
Home of Jamie and Kirsten Frits, 8240 Fairway Dr. NE, Seattle,WA 98115
Dinner for parents and guardians of Kathi’s advisory. Bring dish and drinks to share.
To RSVP or ask questions contact Kirsten Frits at kirstenfrits@yahoo.com

6th Grade Parent Potluck – Charlotte Reed 6th Grade Advisory
Saturday, January 20, 6 PM
Home of Laura and Steve Avalone, 737 Olive Way, Common Area, 18th floor, Seattle, WA 98101
Dinner for parents and guardians of Charlotte’s advisory. Bring dish and drinks to share.
To RSVP or ask questions, contact Laura Avalone at lavolone@outlook.com

6th Grade Parent Potluck – Meredith and Mark’s 6th Grade Advisory
Saturday, January 20, 6 PM
Beacon Hill Wine Station, Hosted by Hannah Green, 2533 16th Avenue S.
Appetizers and drinks for parents and guardians of  Charlotte’s advisory. Bring a favorite appetizer and drinks to share.
To RSVP or ask questions, contact Hannah Green at hgreen206@gmail.com.

8TH GRADE POTLUCK

8th Grade Parent Potluck – Allen Stein’s Advisory
Sunday, January 7,  6 PM PLEASE NOTE: NEW DATE AND TIME!
Home of Bridget Bakken and Derek Graham, 3709 W Fulton St., Seattle, WA 98199
Dinner for parents and students in Allen’s advisory.

To RSVP or ask questions? Contact Bridget Bakken at bridgetb@bridgetb.com.

9TH GRADE POTLUCKS

RSVP HERE: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0e44a4a629abfa7-2018

9th Grade Parent Potluck – BYO Favorite Appetizer, White Elephant Exchange Party!
Saturday, January 6, 6:30 PM
Hosted by Julie and Norman Lee and Meredith Fane and Nik Joshi
Viewridge – 7755 Crest Dr. NE, Seattle, 98115

9th Grade Parent Potluck
Sunday, January 7, 6 PM
Hosted by Heike and Ed Malakoff
Mercer Island – 6603 82nd Ave. SE, Mercer Island, 98040

9th Grade Parent Potluck
Thursday, January 18, 6:30 PM
Hosted by Karen Conover and Martyn Thrussell
Madison Park – 1502 McGilvra Blvd. E, 98112

9th Grade Parent Potluck
Saturday, January 27, 6:30 PM
Hosted by Eve Stacey and John VanNewkirk
Capitol Hill – 2101 E Crescent Dr., Seattle, 98112

9th Grade Parent Potluck
Sunday, February 4, 6 PM
Hosted by Sarah and Doug Miller
Highlands – 58 Spring Dr. NW, Shoreline, 98177

9th Grade Parent Potluck
Sunday, February 11, 6:30 PM
Hosted by Amy and John Perera
Wallingford – 4121 Sunnyside Ave. N, Seattle, 98103

Cocktail Parties will be held on April 24, May 12, and May 20. Details will be added to the Friday email later but are included at the link above.

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