Teachers

Awards and Recognition
Awards and Recognition

Chair:
(none)
When:
all year

Prepare and submit applications annually for Washington State PTA awards including Standards of Excellence, Golden Acorn, Outstanding Educator and any other the Board may decide to pursue. Also, responsible for preparing forms and certificates for any MSHS PTSA awards that are to be given to the MSHS volunteers, students, and/or teachers and staff.

Staff Appreciation
Staff Appreciation

Chair:
(none)
When:
all year

Organize various special meals for staff, including: Back-to-School Breakfast, November Parent-Teacher Conferences Dinner, Classified Staff Appreciation Week meal in March, and Teacher Appreciation Week meal in May. The high school has over 100 staff members, so work with the Volunteer Coordinator to obtain a large number of volunteers. Provide recognition and visible appreciation to all teachers and staff throughout the school year.
Teacher Wish List
Teacher Wish List

Chair:
(none)
When:
all year

Regularly communicate with teachers and staff to create and maintain an ongoing list of items that are needed. Update the list regularly on the website and in various publications.

No Effort Fundraising

Amazon.com
Amazon.com

Chair:
(none)
When:
all year

Earn money for MSHS PTSA while doing your regular shopping! Shop Online at Amazon.com! If you shop at Amazon.com, you can have 4%-10% of your purchases directed to the MSHS students and school -- at no cost to you!

Bartells Drugs "B Caring Card"
Bartells Drugs "B Caring Card"

Chair:
(none)
When:
all year

Sign up for a 'B' Caring Card at Bartell Drugs, then register it with eScrip to earn money for Mount Si High School PTSA! Once registered, simply present your registered 'B' Caring Card when making your purchase at Bartell Drugs. Use of your registered 'B' Caring Card is required at checkout to track your purchases and contributions to your organization.

Students

College Board Free Student Resouces
College Board Free Student Resouces

Chair:
(none)
When:
all year

MSHS PTSA recognizes that there many college prep course and test options in our area and does not endorse anyone option over the other. Some of these options include:
-Courses and Practice Tests offered by neighboring high schools open to outside students.
-Courses and Practice Tests offered by private companies.
-Courses and Practice Tests available over the internet both free and fee based.

MSHS PTSA has worked hard to make our courses and practice tests as affordable as possible but realize that not all families have the budget or the available schedule to take advantage of our offerings. The College Board provides a number of free resources for students.

Grad Night
Grad Night

Chair:
(none)
When:
all year

Begin the early stages of planning for the all-night celebration for graduating seniors. The graduates will board buses immediately following the June Graduation Ceremony for an action-packed, fun-filled time at various venues while remaining safe and sober.

Invest Ed Program
Invest Ed Program

Chair:
(none)
When:
all year

InvestED provides funding that supports the efforts of secondary schools throughout Washington state. We partner with 660 schools and assist 25,245 students with small amounts of short-term, item-specific, need-based funding – items such as shoes, coats, glasses, sports equipment, and academic fees.

Our mission is to provide immediate help for students in need. Our goal is to encourage students to stay in school, return to school, or get involved within their learning community.

You can help students in your community. Just click the Donate button located at the top of this page. InvestED is a 501 (c) (3) organization tax ID# 23-7189670

SAT and ACT Preparation
SAT and ACT Preparation

Chair:
(none)
When:
all year

SAT & ACT Prep Courses and SAT Practice Tests at Mount Si (2018-2019)
These courses help prepare students for the Official SAT and ACT Tests. Students must register for the official tests separately. To avoid test registration late fees, make sure to register early (sometimes even before a Prep Course begins).

A schedule of test and registration dates for the SAT and the ACT can be found below along with a link to registration for the prep classes being held at Mount Si High School this year.

Mount Si SAT and ACT Prep Course Dates: CLICK HERE

SAT Test Date: CLICK HERE

ACT Test Dates: CLICK HERE

Test Prep Registration: CLICK HERE
Student Recognition
Student Recognition

Chair:
(none)
When:
all year

Update the Academic Hall of Achievement as needed throughout the year. Work with MSHS Administration to determine other avenues for recognizing deserving students, such as Honor Roll, Valedictorian/Salutatorian gifts, etc.
Student Welfare Support
Student Welfare Support

Chair:
(none)
When:
all year

Providing supplemental food, clothing, toiletries and other assistance to students in need.

Association

Financial Review Committee
Financial Review Committee

Chair:
(none)
When:
once a year

Serve on a committee of 3 volunteers to perform a review of finances (in July). Review takes about 2-3 hours.
Legislative
Legislative

Chair:
(none)

Serve on PTSA advocacy committee, attend PTSA Legislative Assembly. Educate and motivate members to carry out the Washington State PTA mission to be advocates for all students. The chairperson attends monthly board meetings to inform the board about advocacy issues, writes letters and make calls to elected officials on behalf of issues that impact our students.
Membership
Membership

Chair:
(none)
When:
all year

Committee encourages parents, students, staff, and community members to join PTSA with the objective of strengthening the family unit through involvement at school. The chairperson’s responsibilities include collecting fees, processing members in the WSPTA system, and maintaining accurate membership records.
Newsletter
Newsletter

Chair:
(none)
When:
all year

The Paw Print is emailed out to all families at MSHS. It contains important information about what PTSA is doing and how you can help our school and PTSA.
Nominating Committee
Nominating Committee

Chair:
(none)
When:
January-March

Nominating committee members must be approved by the general membership (typically at the General Membership Meeting in January). Committee work includes holding confidential meetings, reviewing nominations, and searching for the best qualified candidates for leadership roles in MSHS PTSA.
Snoqualmie Valley PTSA Council Delegates
Snoqualmie Valley PTSA Council Delegates

Chair:
(none)
When:
all year

Attend 3-4 Snoqualmie Valley PTSA General Council meetings and report council news to MSHS PTSA Board and membership as needed.
Snoqualmie Valley Schools Foundation Liaison
Snoqualmie Valley Schools Foundation Liaison

Chair:
(none)

The Snoqualmie Valley Schools Foundation Liaison is a member of the SVSF Board of Directors. This liaison attends the MSHS PTSA board meetings to foster better communication and partnerships between the two organizations for the betterment of MSHS students.
Website
Website

Chair:
(none)
When:
all year

Manage the MSHS PTSA website, associated email accounts, document storage, and other related technology. The website is updated, at minimum, on a weekly basis.

Parents

Parent Seminars
Parent Seminars

Chair:
(none)
When:
all year

Seminars offered by the PTSA throughout the year to parents on varying topics that impact students such as; Stress and Pressure to succeed, Suicide prevention training, Vaping etc...

2019 Parent Seminars:
October 9th, Angst Documentary, MSHS Auditorium (KCLS and SVCN co hosting with PTSA)
Volunteers
Volunteers

Chair:
(none)
When:
all year

Volunteers are needed for various PTSA and school programs and events throughout the year. Volunteer Today!