January is School Board Recognition Month
As part of an effort to highlight school facilities, Yelm School Board study sessions are being hosted at school sites. The first school-based meeting was at Southworth Elementary School on January 12. The board was treated to tasty snacks provided by the Southworth Booster Club, a presentation of staff t-shirts, and an entertaining performance by the Southworth Star Choir. The next study session will be held at Yelm Middle School on February 9. See more ....
Entertainment Explosion presents their 11th annual benefit concert for homeless and needy children. A Really Big Shoe 11, "Our Last Farewell - Songs from the 20th Century" will be presented at the Washington Center for Performing Arts on Sunday, March 12. Over $250,000 has been raised and distributed to homeless students in our region. Click the headline for ticket information.
An outbreak of mumps has been reported in Washington state (not in our district). Most of the cases are in King County, mainly in the Auburn area, but there are also cases in Pierce, Spokane, and Yakima counties. Since the outbreak can easily spread to other schools it's important to get informed about the symptoms and how to prevent mumps!
STEM night is a wonderful opportunity for your student to develop or refine an interest in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math). The event is for families of 2nd-4th grade students in Yelm Community Schools and parents are asked to experience the activities with their students. Date: Thursday, January 26, 2017, from 6 to 7 p.m. Location: Fort Stevens Elementary. Click the headline to learn how to register ...
7:00 PM SCHOOL BOARD MEETING
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM SCHOOL BOARD MEETING