How Can We Help?
How can we help those most impacted by COVID-19 in our community? Please consider supporting the Issaquah Food & Clothing Bank. Visit  www.issaquahfoodbank.org for details on how you can assist them with their efforts to maintain the health and well-being of our community at this time. Thank you!  ... read full article
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Anne Blackburn 
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We Need Your Photos!
The majority of the yearbook pictures are taken by our wonderful parents & volunteers of IVE. We want you to submit pictures from school events and community activities. We strive to have every child in the yearbook a few times. Click  HERE to learn how to upload your pictures. Don't forget to order your yearbook HERE! ... read full article
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Anne Blackburn 
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Volunteer Work Temporariy SuspendedAnne Blackburn3/5/20203/11/2020
Volunteer Work Temporariy Suspended
\ Dear Volunteer Community, Please note due to the updated guidelines released by the ISD on March 5th, in an effort to limit the number of people coming in and out of our buildings we need to suspend volunteering in our schools. If you have any questions related to this, please click  HERE to read the ISD statement. Thank you.  ... read full article
PTA Budget Input Anne Blackburn3/30/20203/31/2020
PTA Budget Input
Any interest in providing input to the PTA Budget Committee? If so, join us via Zoom Meeting on March 31st at either 12-12:30pm or 7-7:30pm. Zoom Meeting ID 529 200 9458. Questions? Email treasurer@ivepta.org .  ... read full article
Staff Appreciation BreakfastAnne Blackburn1/28/20202/10/2020
Staff Appreciation Breakfast
It's time again to celebrate our cherished staff at IVE. Sign up today using the link below. Breakfast will be on Tuesday, February 11th beginning at 8:30am in the Staff Lounge. Items can be dropped off on Monday afternoon or by 8am on Tuesday morning. The Staff Appreciation Team thanks you in advance.    https://www.signupgenius.com/ go/8050f48a5ae29a3fe3-staff ... read full article
D.I.V.E. TrainingAnne Blackburn11/14/201911/20/2019
D.I.V.E. Training
Our DIVE program will hold our first formal training of the year on Wednesday, November 20 from 6:00-7:00 p.m. in the IVE Library . Training is required DIVE volunteers. Our goal with DIVE is to increase the number of positive male role models that our students see at school every day, and to engage with all our kids in meaningful, positive and fun ways beginning with recess. We’d love for interested volunteers to come to our training to learn more and DIVE into recess with our DIVE team. Visit  HERE for more information or email dive@ivepta.org with questions. ... read full article
Vision & Hearing ScreeningAnne Blackburn10/8/201911/13/2019
Vision & Hearing Screening
During the IVE Vision and Hearing screening day, the PTA provides volunteers to help expedite and identify children who need further evaluation. We still need volunteers for both shifts on THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 14th . C lick  HERE  to indicate which session(s) you can help. No experience is necessary and training will be provided. Email visionhearing@ivepta.org with questions. ... read full article
Salmon Days Parking-at IVE! Anne Blackburn9/17/201910/6/2019
Salmon Days Parking-at IVE!
We are looking for volunteers to help with Salmon Days parking on October 4th-6th . This is an important PTA fundraiser and you can be a part of it's success! You will be collecting money (PTA members only), directing traffic, and helping folks get to where they need to go. Sign up HERE , or for questions email to salmondays@ivepta.org . Thank you!  ... read full article
We need YOU to help our COLORS SHINE at the Fun Run!Anne Blackburn9/12/201910/10/2019
We need YOU to help our COLORS SHINE at the Fun Run!
The IVE PTA Fun Run Fundraiser is HERE!  Our big race event for all students on October 11th. More info can be found HERE . We need lots of volunteers on race day, so click  HERE  to sign up to help our kids have some FUN! Contact funrun@ivepta.org with questions.  ... read full article
Fist Week of School Bus HelpAnne Blackburn8/18/20199/10/2019
Fist Week of School Bus Help
IVE staff would greatly appreciate our help to make sure the first week of school runs smoothly as students arrive on the buses. Volunteers are needed from 8:55am - 9:15am. If you can help, visit HERE  to sign up for a shift. All volunteers must have a completed background check on file ( https:// issaquahvolunteers.hrmplus.net ). Contact volunteer@ivepta.org with any questions. ... read full article
PTA Volunteer Interest Anne Blackburn4/22/20199/14/2019
PTA Volunteer Interest
We have various opportunities for YOU to volunteer for some of the many important programs that PTA puts on for our wonderful IVE community. The link below has a list of committees looking for volunteers, as well as additional information on the role(s). Please add your name to any activity that is of interest. The program chairperson will contact you to give additional information regarding that program or event. Contact volunteer@ivepta.org  with any questions or with your interests. Thank you!  PTA Volunteer Interest Sign Up ... read full article
How Can We Help?Anne Blackburn3/14/20204/30/2020
How Can We Help?
How can we help those most impacted by COVID-19 in our community? Please consider supporting the Issaquah Food & Clothing Bank. Visit  www.issaquahfoodbank.org for details on how you can assist them with their efforts to maintain the health and well-being of our community at this time. Thank you!  ... read full article
Help Us Help IVE PTA!Anne Blackburn1/30/20203/8/2020
Help Us Help IVE PTA!
The PTA Nominating Committee wants to hear from you! Are you interested in serving on the IVE PTA Board? Do you know someone who would be a great PTA leader? Please send suggestions for board members to  nominations @ivepta.org . For summaries of the IVE PTA Board positions for the 2020-21 school year, please click  HERE .  ... read full article
Spring PTA Auction Volunteers: We Need You!Anne Blackburn1/12/20203/5/2020
Spring PTA Auction Volunteers: We Need You!
We are looking for volunteers for our PTA Auction Fundraiser on March 14. Opportunities include: Event Set-Up, Check-In/Out & Data Entry, Runner to organize items for Check Out, Silent & Live Auction Support and Clean Up Crew. Please visit:  https://signup.com/go/ BYeBNLg  to sign up to help out. Contact auction@ivepta.org with any questions. Thank You! ... read full article
Bring Joy this Holiday Season!Anne Blackburn11/6/201912/3/2019
Bring Joy this Holiday Season!
IVE PTA is collecting toys and essentials for the Issaquah Food & Clothing Bank Holiday Gift Barn. With your generous donations of new, unwrapped gifts for children ages 0-18 years old, we can help bring joy to families in need this holiday season. Please drop off gifts in the collection box in the school lobby between November 15 - December 3, 2019.  Last day for donations is December 3, 2019.  For additional details and information, click  HERE .  ... read full article
Books, Books, Books!Anne Blackburn10/1/201911/8/2019
Books, Books, Books!
We need lots of help get books into the hands of students during our Book Fair November 5 - 8. Help is needed for setup, ringing up transactions, assisting students, and tear down. Click HERE to sign up to volunteer. Can't work a full shift but still want to help? Email bookfair@ivepta.org ... read full article
District Volunteer Approval Process ReminderAnne Blackburn7/30/20198/17/2019
District Volunteer Approval Process Reminder
  If you're planning to volunteer at school (including PTA programs) please note that there is a district-wide mandatory volunteer application and approval process that must be completed prior to any volunteer work. All volunteers at IVE must sign-in and sign-out at the school office located in the front of the building. The office staff will have a list of all volunteers that have been cleared by the district process. All volunteers must wear an approved school identification badge. Volunteers who have not completed the application process will not be able to volunteer.  *This application process needs to be renewed every ... read full article
Spring Book Fair VolunteersAnne Blackburn2/29/20203/11/2020
Spring Book Fair Volunteers
Spring Book Fair is coming and we need many volunteers to help get books into the hands of our IVE students and staff. Please click  HERE to sign up for a shift. Thank you! Questions? Email bookfair@ivepta.org .  ... read full article
Hands on Art is Coming: November 14, 6-8pmAnne Blackburn11/4/201911/13/2019
Hands on Art is Coming: November 14, 6-8pm
Be a part of this fun night of creating art and honoring our PTA Reflections artists. We need 4-8 adult volunteers to help our students and families create some fun art projects. No experience needed. The art docent program provides all the supplies and instructions. Contact Angie at clay@ivepta.org if you are interested in volunteering for this event. Thank you! ... read full article
Membership Committee: Many Hands Make Light Work!Anne Blackburn8/31/20199/14/2019
Membership Committee: Many Hands Make Light Work!
Are you an advocate of the PTA? If so, we have the committee for you: IVE PTA Membership Committee!   We are looking for volunteers to help our Membership Chair with various tasks, including: working the membership table at school events to distribute PTA info and facilitate membership sign-ups; help create membership posters, bulletin boards and flyers; and generate creative ideas on how to grow PTA membership and demonstrate membership value.    Any and all are welcome to join the committee and you can give as little or as much time as you would like. Please contact membership@ivepta.org  if you wold ... read full article
PTA General Membership Meeting-Join Us!Anne Blackburn3/9/20203/24/2020
PTA General Membership Meeting-Join Us!
Join us at our next IVE PTA General Membership Meeting on Tuesday, March 24th at 7:00pm . We will conduct our meeting online. Click HERE for instructions to join. This meeting is when we will elect the IVE PTA Executive Board Members for the next school year. For a list of the names the Nominating Committee has submitted, please click HERE . For the meeting agenda and other documents for review, click HERE .  ... read full article
We Need Your Photos! Anne Blackburn2/17/20204/30/2020
We Need Your Photos!
The majority of the yearbook pictures are taken by our wonderful parents & volunteers of IVE. We want you to submit pictures from school events and community activities. We strive to have every child in the yearbook a few times. Click  HERE to learn how to upload your pictures. Don't forget to order your yearbook HERE! ... read full article
PTA Budget CommitteeAnne Blackburn1/30/20202/13/2020
PTA Budget Committee
Are you interested in helping to form the PTA Budget for the 2020-2021 school year? The PTA Board is seeking 3-5 volunteers for the PTA Budget Committee. The Committee is expected to meet 3-4 times in the evenings at IVE to prepare a proposed budget for the General Meeting in May. If you are interested, please email treasurer@ivepta.org  by Friday February 14th. ... read full article
Thankful for IVE StaffAnne Blackburn11/6/201911/22/2019
Thankful for IVE Staff
We will show thanks for our wonderful IVE teachers and staff on Friday, November 22nd by hosting a luncheon filled with thanksgiving and fall themed dishes. Click on the SignUp Genius below to help us celebrate our incredible teachers & staff. Please notice there are spots to fill for set-up & clean-up as well. Thank you all in advance. https://www.signupgenius.com/ go/8050F48A5AE29A3FE3- thanksgiving ... read full article
Help us Out While Shopping!Anne Blackburn8/1/20198/30/2019
Help us Out While Shopping!
  Easy Peasy way support IVE PTA while shopping! More information on these opportunities can be found  HERE . Happy shopping!  ... read full article