November 18

If you have any questions regarding the Friday emails, or would like to include an announcement in one of them, please contact Sheila Hanrahan, Communications Director.

Friday Email
November 18, 2016

final exams

REMINDERS

Sleeping Bag, Winter Coats, and Backpack Drive
November 7 – 18, 2016 EXTENDED TO NOVEMBER 22! We particularly need sleeping bags.
Donation bins are located in the front offices of all buildings.
The SAAS Community Service Organization (CSO) is collecting new or gently used sleeping bags, men’s winter coats (dark colors in sizes XL-XXXL only), and backpacks to support Survive the Streets. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT SURVIVE THE STREETS While your support is valued and appreciated, donations are optional.
Questions? Contact Rick DuPree at rdupree@seattleacademy.org.

Middle School After-School Sign Up
Please sign up for next week’s After-School Study HallMonday Art Club, and Friday Maker Club using this link: CLICK HERE FOR THE SIGN UP PAGE. Questions? Contact Caitlin Lyons, Middle School Dean of Students, at clyons@seattleacademy.org.

UPCOMING EVENTS

8th Grade Production: Andromeda’s Galaxy
November 17-18, 2016
5:30 PM, Arts Center
Questions? Contact Nicole Hughes at nhughes@seattleacademy.org.

FALL TRIMESTER FINAL EXAMS
November 21-23, 2016
November 21: C, D, and E Exams, 8:30 AM – 2:30 PM
November 22: F and G Exams and End of Tri, 8:30 AM – 3 PM
November 23: A and B Exams, 8:30 AM – NOON DISMISSAL

Please Note:

  • The Middle School does not have final exams, but they do follow the exam schedule.
  • Morning and afternoon shuttle buses will run at their regular times with the except of Wednesday, November 23, when the afternoon shuttles will run three hours early.

Questions? Contact Sheila Hanrahan at shanrahan@seattleacademy.org.

End of Fall Trimester – NOON DISMISSAL
November 23, 2016
Questions? Contact Sheila Hanrahan at shanrahan@seattleacademy.org.

Thanksgiving Holiday – NO CLASSES
November 24-25, 2016
Questions? Contact Sheila Hanrahan at shanrahan@seattleacademy.org.

Winter Trimester Begins
November 28, 2016
Questions? Contact Sheila Hanrahan at shanrahan@seattleacademy.org.

Middle School Girls’ Basketball Begins
November 28, 2016
3:15 PM, SAAS Gym
Questions? Contact Cathy Schick at cschick@seattleacademy.org.

Global Day of Giving
November 29, 2016
More details to come!

8th Grade Parent Discussion and Tour
December 1, 2016 CLICK HERE TO RSVP
8:15 AM, 12th Avenue Conference Room

Join Joe Puggelli, Rob Phillips, and the Upper School leadership team for an informal discussion about your child’s transition to high school. Topics will include the Upper School academic program, the 9th grade year, preparation for college and the college process, and an opportunity for Q and A followed by a staff guided tour of the Upper School campus.
Questions? Contact Linda Spangler at lspangler@seattleacademy.org.

Upper School Vocal Showcase
December 1-2, 2016
7 PM, Arts Center CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE TICKETS
Questions? Contact Nicole Hughes at nhughes@seattleacademy.org.

11th Grade Parent College Meeting
December 6, 2016
7 PM, Arts Center
Questions? Contact Melanie Reed at mreed@seattleacademy.org.

Upper School Instrumental with Middle School Instrumental Combo
December 8, 2016
7 PM, Arts Center NO TICKETS REQUIRED!
Questions? Contact Nicole Hughes at nhughes@seattleacademy.org.

NOON DISMISSAL
December 16, 2016
Questions? Contact Sheila Hanrahan at shanrahan@seattleacademy.org.

Basketball Mania!
December 16, 2016
Noon – 10 PM, Gym
MORE DETAILS TO COME! GO CARDINALS!

Questions? Contact Sheila Hanrahan at shanrahan@seattleacademy.org.

Winter Break – NO CLASSES
December 19 – 30, 2016
Questions? Contact Sheila Hanrahan at shanrahan@seattleacademy.org.

New Year’s Day Observed – NO CLASSES
January 2, 2017
Questions? Contact Sheila Hanrahan at shanrahan@seattleacademy.org.

Classes Resume
January 3, 2017
Questions? Contact Sheila Hanrahan at shanrahan@seattleacademy.org.

PARENT ASSOCIATION EVENTS

Fall Parent Social Events PLEASE NOTE: On-campus parking is assigned from 7:30 AM – 3 PM. Please use street parking.

  • December 1: 9th Grade Parent Coffee, 8:15-9:30 AM, Rhein Haus (912 12th Avenue). Questions? Contact Suzanne Shaw at suzanne_dennehy@hotmail.com.
  • December 1: 11th Grade Parent Coffee, 8:15 – 9 :30 AM, Mighty O Donuts (12th and Madison). Questions? Contact Hallidie Haid at hallidie.haid@gmail.com.
  • December 2: 10th Grade Brown Bag Lunch, Noon – 1:30 PM, 12th Avenue Conference Room (on 12th between the Vanderbilt Building and the Arts Center). Special Guest: To Be Announced. Questions? Contact Jocelyn Isaacs at jocelyn999@hotmail.com or Peggy Rinne at peggy@rinne.com.

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