Posts in Category: Reminders

PTA Meeting Thursday 12/1

Join us for SWEPTA’s monthly board meeting right after school from 3:40-4:45pm this Thursday Dec. 1st in the art room. All members and potential members are invited to attend!
Children are welcome, and we will set out some light snacks. We hope to see you there!

SWEPTA Information Night, Tonight 10/7

SWEPTA Information Night

Please Join Us! TONIGHT, Wednesday, Oct.7th in the PTA/Art Room. Learn more about what the PTA does for SWE and how you can help!

6:00-6:30 Information night
6:30-8:00 SWEPTA Board Mtg,

Come for one or stay for both!

Info Night

Parent Curriculum Night TONIGHT 9/24

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Tonight, Thursday 9/24 is Parent Curriculum Night! SWES and it’s staff hosts this curriculum night for parents to receive an overview of their child’s educational experience as well as go over things such as class rules, daily schedules and volunteer opportunities.


This night is designed for parents only (and babes in arms). There is a very limited childcare available for younger children that can’t sit through the presentations. You can contact the office for more information and to RESERVE a spot. 221-4600, but remember the office closes around 4pm most days. Please share with your elementary school friends! Below is and screen shot of the presentations schedule…parent night


1st Week of School Schedule

Don’t forget, to make the transition a little easier for staff, students and families, the first 2 days of the 2015-2016 school year are early release days.  That is both Tuesday 9/8 and Wednesday 9/9.  Thursday and Friday will be full days.

Also kindergarten parents please check your mail.   Kindergartners have scheduled activities meet and greets the first week of school with their first official day of school being the following week on 9/14.


Early Release Times
Langley Middle School:  11:20
SW Academy:                  11:30
SW High School:             11:30
SW Elementary:               12:30

REMINDER: Golden Orca Nominations Due

Don’t forget to turn in those nomination forms for the Golden Orca Awards! Nominate a classroom or school volunteer who has a made a difference in the classroom or your childs life.  Forms can be found in your childs Take Home Tuesday Folder from this week.

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Tonight 5/14: Orca Showcase & SWEPTA BBQ


 Don’t forget to joins us TONIGHT for ORCAS Showcase

SWEPTA is sponsoring a BBQ starting at at 5:00 p.m. on the front lawn.  The BBQ will close promptly at 6:15 p.m. so that SWEPTA volunteers can clean up and get to their students classrooms.  We will also be asking current PTA members to vote on next years budget and board when they have a chance.


There will be Costco hot dogs, chips, water, Capri Sun’s and Cookies available, everything is a $1 each, making it $1-$4 per person for dinner depending on what you get!!! Funds from the BBQ go to helping with SWEPTA’s programs. Last year we ran out of hot dogs so don’t wait ;).

The ORCAS Showcase begins at 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m. Come join us for a night of special celebrations and presentations.



REMINDER: Early Release Wednesday 5/6

You may have seen this article this week in South Whidbey Record about the teacher walk-out next week. We just want to remind parents that, if you read the article, it will NOT affect class schedules, students will have a regular half day on Wednesday May 6th getting out at the usual time.

Don’t forget, Wednesday 5/6, is an early release day for students.

Early Release Times
Langley Middle School:  11:20
SW Academy:                  11:30
SW High School:             11:30
SW Elementary:               12:30


TOMORROW: SWEPTA’s Handmade Holiday Market & Winter Festival


Join us tomorrow to shop for handmade art & gifts all from Whidbey and Seattle area artisans while helping SWEPTA (South Whidbey Elementary PTA) raise money for our school.  Don’t forget to tell your friends and family!

There will also be FREE childrens activities at the Winter Festival in the community room provided by SWEPTA and other local organizations.  Children do need to be accompanied by adult please ;).

Saturday December 13th, 2014 from 10am-4pm
South Whidbey Elementary School
5380 S. Maxwelton Rd, Langley

All vendor spots are currently full, we are looking forward to having an amazing variety of local products available as well fun FREE family activities.  We hope to see you Saturday!

Also don’t forget about the Family Movie Night TONIGHT.

REMINDER: Family Movie Night TOMORROW!

Movie Night

A Fun Night For the Whole Family!
Bring your pillows, blankets, or chairs, along with your favorite movie munchies to share.
This is a FREE family event. WE WILL PROVIDE FREE POP CORN.


No School Tomorrow 11/11 in Observance of Veterans Day

Illustration of blackboard on which is written with chalk school closed

Don’t forget there is no school for students on Tuesday 11/11 in observance of Veterans Day.  There will also be an all school assembly on Wednesday afternoon honoring local veterans. veterans day