School Tour at Madrona K-8 this Wednesday

Madrona SchoolMadrona K-8 had a great turn out for their first school tour last week. For those who were unable to make it and are interested there are two more chances this month to take a tour. Come talk to other parents, administrators, teachers and staff and see classes in session. Its a great chance to see what is happening at your local public school!

Wednesday, February 6, 2013 10:00am – 11:00am
Thursday, February 28, 2013 10:00am – 11:00am

All Open Houses and Tours for Madrona Elementary (map) start in the School Library (enter from 33rd Avenue near Union).

Madrona K-8 Book Fair

Madrona K-8Madrona K-8 will be having a book fair starting next week with a special opening this Saturday, December 1st, to coordinate with Merry in Madrona (read tomorrow’s blog).  The book fair will be open on Saturday from 10 AM to 1 PM.  The book fair will go to support Madrona Elementary.  If you are looking for Christmas gifts for kids, stop by the Madrona School library this weekend/coming week.

Madrona K-8 Open Gym

Madrona SchoolOn Sunday, November 4 from 11:00 – 1:00, Madrona K-8 will be opening its school gym for an indoor play date. Kids 6 and under are welcome to play. Madrona K-8 have some balls and riding toys–feel free to bring other toys to the gym.

This is a great opportunity to meet current Madrona Elementary families, incoming families, and the principal Ms. Farah Thaxton. Plus, it’s an indoor play space on what will likely be a rainy, blustery day.

Madrona School Tours and Open House

Madrona SchoolMadrona Elementary School has a couple  of tours / open houses for prospective incoming students and families.  Come visit Madrona K-8, see classes in session, meet the principal and teachers, hear from current families, ask questions and learn more about all that is going on at Madrona School.

Evening Tours
Wednesday, February 8, 2012 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Day Tours
Tuesday, January 31, 2012 9:45 – 10:30 a.m.
Thursday, February 16, 2012 9:45 – 10:30 a.m.

All Madrona Elementary School Open Houses and Tours start in the School Library.

Madrona K-8 School Opens Gym for Neighborhood Kids 6 & Under

Seattle SchoolsMadrona School is opening their gym to the neighborhood so kids and their parents can get to know the school better.  The Seattle weather this Sunday is not suppose to be that bad, but still the open gym will be a great way for kids to have fun this weekend.  Following is the announcement:


Mark your calendar:  Sunday November 6th from 10:30-12:30.  Madrona K-8 Principal Farah Thaxton will open the school gym for an indoor play date.  Kids 6 and under are welcome to play.  We will have some balls and riding toys to use.  Feel free to bring other toys to the gym.

If you are considering Madrona K-8 for next year this is a great opportunity to meet some current families, the principal, and some 2012 families.

Hope to see you on Nov. 6th!

Two More Chances to Tour Madrona K-8 School

Madrona SchoolTwo more chances to tour Madrona K-8 Elementary School are in the coming two weeks.  Day tours are scheduled this Wednesday, March 2nd and the following Tuesday, March 8th – both are from 9:15 AM to 10:15 AM. Tours are intended for parents/guardians and are generally geared towards incoming kindergarten families, but the entire school will be toured.  If you are considering Madrona School for your K-8 child, come and see classes in session, meet the principal and teachers, and hear from current families.

Tours start in the school library.

For further questions, check the Seattle Public School’s Madrona PTSA website.