Senior News: Grad Night Tix for Sale!
Purchase your tickets online with Credit Card Grad Night is an all-night celebration that starts the evening following graduation. It is the last time students will be together as a class and is intended as a safe alternative to private parties. Students are whisked by bus to two separate private venues for a night they won’t forget with tons of activities, dancing, entertainment, food and prizes. There are few events in a teen’s life more important than graduation.  Our students have worked hard to get where they are and deserve a special night. This event is only for Tesla STEM ... read full article
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Scholarship Opportunity for Seniors - Due Date May 24
Scholarship opportunity for seniors. Due date extended to May 24 @ noon. -Have your scholar apply today! - Click here for application and instructions . -Questions? Contact Yumna: scholarships@lwptsa.net Sponsored by LWPTSA   ... read full article
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President Ptsa 
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5/2/2019-5/24/2019

Utilize Your Membership Discounts!
If you are a Tesla PTSA member, you can get some pretty awesome discounts! We've listed just a few below, but be sure to check out the  benefits and discounts page to discover even more! Not a member? You can still join by visiting the home page/join PTSA. Great Wolf Lodge: save up to 30% on your next stay. Tickets at Work (formerly TicketMonster): 20 - 70% off movies, hotels, shows, concerts, sporting events, and more. Office Depot: savings on school supplies, office products, technology, furniture, and print. Keep checking the benefits and discounts page as more opportunities continue to ... read full article
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President Ptsa 
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4/19/2019-8/31/2019

Activities & Workshops/Peachjar
From Peachjar: Opioid Abuse Awareness & Prevention Strategies - May 30th Summer Cybercamp @ CWU Opportunity Scholarships Young Authors Club - May 16th, June 20th Free English Classes for Adults present - June 6th   ... read full article
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President Ptsa 
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4/18/2019-6/20/2019

Join the Tesla Carpool Group
This Facebook group was created to help parents and caregivers to find transportation by parents/caregivers for their students to/from Tesla STEM High School.  Join the Group . ... read full article
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9/4/2018-6/30/2019

Support Your PTSA While Shopping!
Isn't it a wonderful feeling, shopping for a good cause? Well, you can do just that while doing your regular online shopping on Amazon! It is easy to support your PTSA through Amazon Smile: Go to https://smile.amazon.com and sign in using your Amazon account login. Type Tesla STEM PTSA in the charitable organization search box and select "Tesla Stem PTSA 2-8-105". ... read full article
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Janitzia Pizarro 
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7/25/2018-6/30/2025

Welcome to the New PTSA Website!
As part of our commitment to be a resource to the Tesla STEM families, we have switched to a new website format that will allow us to give you a smoother membership signup and purchasing experience.   You don't need to be a paid PTSA member to create an account .  We encourage you to create an account in our new website, so you can have full access to all of its features, such as our volunteer signups and our online store. Creating an account will also give you full control over what information you decide to share with us and, ... read full article
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Janitzia Pizarro 
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7/11/2018-5/31/2019
In Support of Security at LWSD SchoolsPresident Ptsa4/18/20194/23/2019
In Support of Security at LWSD Schools
Explore this  video to see how your 'YES' vote on the LWSD Capital Projects Levy will support security upgrades across schools in your district. ... read full article
Lake Washington Capital Projects Levy on April 23rd BallotPresident Ptsa4/16/20194/23/2019
Lake Washington Capital Projects Levy on April 23rd Ballot
Ballots for the LWSD Capital Projects Levy were mailed on April 3rd. Please vote ‘YES’ for the Levy and return your ballots before April 23 rd . No stamp is needed. You may also submit your ballot at a drop box location . Every vote is needed to support scholars in our district. Why vote YES? The levy will help address critical capacity needs. LWSD has increased 26% over the past decade. We are now the third largest district in the state. LWSD needs more classrooms for students now. District-wide safety enhancements at schools, including exterior cameras at all elementary ... read full article
Nominate an Outstanding Educator at Tesla STEM HSPresident Ptsa4/15/20195/3/2019
Nominate an Outstanding Educator at Tesla STEM HS
Tesla STEM PTSA Outstanding Educator Award - Nominations Open until May 3rd.  Every year, the PTSA recognizes our educators through our award. We are fortunate to have many outstanding teachers, and we wish to show them our gratitude. The PTSA  Awards Committee is asking for your help in recommending these exceptional people for this award. Click  here   for award descriptions to submit your nominations. It takes only a minute. Thank you! Submissions must be received by May 3rd.        ... read full article
Volunteer Opportunities - PTSA Leadership 2019 -2020President Ptsa4/2/20194/6/2019
Volunteer Opportunities - PTSA Leadership 2019 -2020
The Nominating Committee is currently seeking candidates for our 2019-2020 Board elected positions: President or Co-President Secretary or Co-Secretary Treasurer or Co-Treasurer Vice-President of Programs or Co-Vice President Vice-President of Community Building or Co-Vice President PTSA leadership positions allow you to take a more active part in advocating at the local level for the benefit of all Tesla STEM scholars and give you the very exciting opportunity to see firsthand how your association allocates your money and works to improve the school community. If you are interested in any of these positions or know of someone who might want to join us, please email us by April ... read full article
3rd Annual Pi Day Pie Sale – Pies NeededWebmaster2/26/20193/14/2019
3rd Annual Pi Day Pie Sale – Pies Needed
The Annual Pi Day Sale to benefit the Senior Prom Class of 2019. Seniors will be selling slices of pie (store bought) during lunch on Thursday, March 14; Pi Day. This is a fundraiser to help offset costs for the senior class’s prom and it is a great way to help support a night to remember for our graduating seniors. We need your help! Please  sign up to donate a pie . Contact Christine Lee ( s-CLEE2@lwsd.org ) with questions. ... read full article
Nominating Committee Election at January 30th Membership MtgPresident PTSA12/19/20181/30/2019
Nominating Committee Election at January 30th Membership Mtg
Join us at the next Membership Meeting where we will be electing the Nominating Committee. Date: January 30, 2019 Time: 7 PM Venue: Lake Washington School District: 16250 NE 74th ST; Redmond Town Center (enter through doors adjacent to parking lot). We know what you're thinking but are too shy to ask: What the heck is Nominating Committee and why should I care? Every spring PTSA members elect new officers to serve on the Board during the following school year. The Nominating Committee of 3 people helps fills the slate for the election by actively recruiting the most qualified people ... read full article
Holiday Helping HandsWebmaster Ptsa12/11/201812/18/2018
Holiday Helping Hands
Dear Tesla STEM families – an integral part of the Tesla STEM PTSA is to promote the well-being of kids in our community. To this end we turn to you and respectfully ask for your support in covering essential needs of families in our community facing hardship over the winter break. We ask for your participation in the Holiday Gift Card Drive . How you can help, 2 ways: Donate a Target* e-card: Please select and sign-up for a Target gift card(s) on the list in the amount you wish to donate (amounts in $10, $20, $25, $50, $100). Follow ... read full article
PTSA Membership Meeting with Guest Speakers - OCT 3rdPresident Ptsa10/2/201810/4/2018
PTSA Membership Meeting with Guest Speakers - OCT 3rd
Join us at the PTSA Membership Meeting on Wednesday, October 3rd @ 7 PM @ the LWSD Resource Center, Sammamish Room @ Redmond Town Center. Agenda items include: Tesla STEM High School guest speakers: We are excited to feature guest speakers who will talk about PBL internship opportunities for our scholars and how we can help support this invaluable program. Paragon Tutoring and Princeton Review will present on ACT and SAT test prep. Standing Rules and Budget Approval. Election of Co-Treasurer. You do not need to be a member to attend, however only members are able to vote. We will ... read full article
Staff Appreciation Week: Sign Up for Food ContributionsPresident Ptsa4/22/20195/10/2019
Staff Appreciation Week: Sign Up for Food Contributions
STAFF APPRECIATION WEEK – Sponsored by your Tesla STEM PTSA, May 6th - 10th Our fabulous Tesla STEM HS staff have been working hard all school year. To show our appreciation, please join the PTSA Staff Appreciation Committee to thank them for their outstanding contributions. We’ve planned a fun week of activities and we need your help with food donations. Please sign-up below to participate. Thank you in advance! Questions? Contact: staffappreciation@teslastemptsa.org . Monday May 6 - Muffins/Doughnuts Wednesday May 8 - International Finger Foods - Picnic Theme Thursday May 9 - Trail Mix Bar ... read full article
Seeking a Co-Secretary and a Co-Treasurer for 2019-2020President Ptsa4/19/20195/10/2019
Seeking a Co-Secretary and a Co-Treasurer for 2019-2020
We are thankful for the support of our Tesla STEM community and to those who are willing to serve. We are still looking to fill the positions of Co-Secretary and Co-Treasurer. If you are interested in these roles, or know of someone who might be interested, please email us- nomcomm@teslastemptsa.org . Bring your skills and enthusiasm! We would love to hear from you. ... read full article
MOD Pizza Fundraiser - Wed Feb 6thWebmaster Ptsa1/23/20192/7/2019
MOD Pizza Fundraiser - Wed Feb 6th
Come and Enjoy!!! Tesla STEM PTSA is working with MOD Pizza in Redmond (Bella Bottega shopping center). Wednesday, February 6th from 10:30am - 10pm. Come Dine In or Take Out, 20% will be donated back to the Tesla STEM PTSA.  It's a great opportunity to mingle with our STEM families, and eat great food. Please show this  digital PDF flyer or bring a hard copies so we get credit for your purchase. Thank you for your continued support! Tesla STEM PTSA ... read full article
Senior News: Grad Night Tix for Sale!Webmaster1/14/20196/12/2019
Senior News: Grad Night Tix for Sale!
Purchase your tickets online with Credit Card Grad Night is an all-night celebration that starts the evening following graduation. It is the last time students will be together as a class and is intended as a safe alternative to private parties. Students are whisked by bus to two separate private venues for a night they won’t forget with tons of activities, dancing, entertainment, food and prizes. There are few events in a teen’s life more important than graduation.  Our students have worked hard to get where they are and deserve a special night. This event is only for Tesla STEM ... read full article
Thank You to Our Tesla STEM Families!President PTSA12/20/201812/22/2018
Thank You to Our Tesla STEM Families!
D ear Tesla STEM families, A MILLION THANKS for the bounty of cards you donated to the holiday gift card drive! Your generosity will go far in covering the essential needs of kids and their families in our community this holiday season and beyond! Happy holidays to you all. With Gratitude, Your PTSA Board. ... read full article
Student Annual Art Contest - Reflections 2018-2019President Ptsa10/16/201810/29/2018
Student Annual Art Contest - Reflections 2018-2019
Reflections is an annual art contest for all students and is sponsored by the National PTA. Students are given a theme and they produce an original work of art that is a reflection of that theme.   Theme: Heroes Around Me. Categories: Visual Arts, Photography, Dance Choreography, Film Production, Literature, and Original Music Composition. Entry Forms with guidelines available in the school office. Submit entries to room #220 at Tesla STEM HS. Due date extended to Monday, Oct. 29 at 2 PM. All students will be recognized for their submissions. Winning entries advancing to the District level will also receive ... read full article
Volunteer Opportunity - Scholarship Auction BasketPresident Ptsa9/18/20189/21/2018
Volunteer Opportunity - Scholarship Auction Basket
Are you a creative individual? We are recruiting a volunteer to design our PTSA's basket contribution for the annual Lake Washington PTSA Scholarship Basket Auction. Use your talents to create a theme, procure items, and prepare a dazzling basket for presentation at the auction.  All proceeds from this event support post-high school learning opportunities for students in our district as well as continuing opportunities for staff.  For more information, email Shalini @ president@teslastemptsa.org .   ... read full article
Tesla scholars deserve your 100%! Join PTSA Janitzia Pizarro7/25/20182/28/2019
Tesla scholars deserve your 100%! Join PTSA
Did you know that Tesla STEM High has been ranked among one of the best 30 schools in the country, and was the 2017 US News #1 high school in Washington State ? Tesla STEM owes its success to a great mix of motivated students, creative teachers, and the unwavering support and collaboration from staff and families with the common goal of fostering a culture of academic achievement. One of the markers of a high ranking school is the level of parent involvement. Since its creation in 2012, Tesla STEM PTSA has counted with one of the highest membership rates ... read full article
Scholarship Opportunity for Seniors - Due Date May 24President Ptsa5/2/20195/24/2019
Scholarship Opportunity for Seniors - Due Date May 24
Scholarship opportunity for seniors. Due date extended to May 24 @ noon. -Have your scholar apply today! - Click here for application and instructions . -Questions? Contact Yumna: scholarships@lwptsa.net Sponsored by LWPTSA   ... read full article
Utilize Your Membership Discounts!President Ptsa4/19/20198/31/2019
Utilize Your Membership Discounts!
If you are a Tesla PTSA member, you can get some pretty awesome discounts! We've listed just a few below, but be sure to check out the  benefits and discounts page to discover even more! Not a member? You can still join by visiting the home page/join PTSA. Great Wolf Lodge: save up to 30% on your next stay. Tickets at Work (formerly TicketMonster): 20 - 70% off movies, hotels, shows, concerts, sporting events, and more. Office Depot: savings on school supplies, office products, technology, furniture, and print. Keep checking the benefits and discounts page as more opportunities continue to ... read full article
Attention Senior Parents!Webmaster1/11/20192/16/2019
Attention Senior Parents!
Grad Night Tickets on sale now! Take advantage of early bird pricing through February 15. Buy your tickets now ... read full article
Your Monday Morning Read - PTSA Weekly E-NewsletterPresident Ptsa10/10/201810/20/2018
Your Monday Morning Read - PTSA Weekly E-Newsletter
Stay connected to all the latest PTSA program offerings and information through the weekly e-newsletter. Subscribe  here to have a newsletter delivered fresh, crisp, unwrinkled, and, most importantly, dry to your email in-box every Monday AM. Peruse with your morning cup of chai or coffee and be the parent-guardian in the know!   ... read full article
Free SAT and ACT Practice TestsWebmaster Ptsa9/8/20189/29/2018
Free SAT and ACT Practice Tests
How will you score? Find out by taking a FREE practice test. Register soon, limited to first 25 students. ACT: Saturday, September 22 SAT: Saturday, September 29 When: 9:00 am - 1:15 pm Where: LWSD Resource Center, Sammamish Room Suggested donation: $20 To register: email vp.programs@teslastemptsa.org Sponsored by PTSA in Partnership with the Princeton Review. ... read full article
Fall Parent SocialWebmaster Ptsa9/3/20189/14/2018
Fall Parent Social
Date and Time: Thursday, Sept, 13th from 7-9pm Location: Pecado Bueno , Redmond Town Center (On the corner of 76th St and 166th Ave NE) For: Parents and Guardians of T-STEM students only Why: Chance to meet and mingle with fellow STEM Parents/Guardians, and Chance to win $50 gift card Food: Appetizers and no host bar Sponsored by: Tesla STEM PTSA ... read full article
Tesla STEM Registration DaysWebmaster Ptsa8/22/20188/30/2018
Tesla STEM Registration Days
Stop by the PTSA table during Registration Days to: ask questions, sign up for our newsletter, get informed about becoming a member and all the benefits that come with supporting our students through PTSA. Tuesday, August 28 : 9th graders 8:00 - 11:00 am Crew Activities (students only) 11:00 am - 1:00 pm Registration (students and parents)  Wednesday, August 29 : 10th, 11th and 12th graders 10:am-12:pm    Last Names A - M 12:pm - 2:pm   Last Names N – Z ... read full article
Reflections – Heroes Around MePresident Ptsa1/9/20191/16/2019
Reflections – Heroes Around Me
Thank you to all the amazingly talented scholar-artists who shared their interpretations of the “Heroes Around Me” theme. PTSA is inspired by you! Congratulations to the following students for their winning entries at our Council level and for advancing to the State level: Jeremy Yang: “The Graveyard Shift”, Honorable Mention – Visual Arts. Lina Chai: “A Cape of Heroes”, Outstanding Interpretation – Visual Arts. Ankita Menon: “Unknown Heroes”, Award of Merit – Literature. Caitlin Lam: “Unseen Heroes”, Award of Merit - Music Composition. Evan Klansnic: “The Savior”, Outstanding Interpretation - Music Composition. Leonardo Ribeiro de Brito: “The Educator, a Paintbrush, ... read full article
Activities & Workshops/PeachjarPresident Ptsa4/18/20196/20/2019
Activities & Workshops/Peachjar
From Peachjar: Opioid Abuse Awareness & Prevention Strategies - May 30th Summer Cybercamp @ CWU Opportunity Scholarships Young Authors Club - May 16th, June 20th Free English Classes for Adults present - June 6th   ... read full article
SAT Test Prep and SAT Subject Tests - Informational TalkPresident Ptsa1/14/20191/17/2019
SAT Test Prep and SAT Subject Tests - Informational Talk
Tesla STEM PTSA is organizing a talk for SAT Test Prep and SAT Subject Tests.  You have your PSAT scores, now what? Even if you are not a sophomore or junior, come learn about SAT Test Prep and SAT Subject Tests. The PTSA will be organizing SAT Test Prep classes at Tesla STEM (after school), ask questions you might have about that as well.  No RSVP required.  Who:  Tesla STEM Students and Parents When: 7 p.m., January 16th 2019 Where: Lake Washington Resource Center 16250 NE 74th Street Redmond WA 98052 ... read full article
Join the Tesla Carpool GroupWebmaster Ptsa9/4/20186/30/2019
Join the Tesla Carpool Group
This Facebook group was created to help parents and caregivers to find transportation by parents/caregivers for their students to/from Tesla STEM High School.  Join the Group . ... read full article
Volunteer OpportunitiesJanitzia Pizarro7/25/20188/8/2018
Volunteer Opportunities
The Tesla STEM PTSA runs as well as it does because of the energy, intelligence, and dedication of its many volunteers! It is you who do the hands-on work and creative thinking that serves our students and drives our PTSA forward each year. Every effort is appreciated! We invite you to Volunteer for an hour, an event, a committee or a position today. ... read full article
Support Your PTSA While Shopping!Janitzia Pizarro7/25/20186/30/2025
Support Your PTSA While Shopping!
Isn't it a wonderful feeling, shopping for a good cause? Well, you can do just that while doing your regular online shopping on Amazon! It is easy to support your PTSA through Amazon Smile: Go to https://smile.amazon.com and sign in using your Amazon account login. Type Tesla STEM PTSA in the charitable organization search box and select "Tesla Stem PTSA 2-8-105". ... read full article
Welcome to the New PTSA Website!Janitzia Pizarro7/11/20185/31/2019
Welcome to the New PTSA Website!
As part of our commitment to be a resource to the Tesla STEM families, we have switched to a new website format that will allow us to give you a smoother membership signup and purchasing experience.   You don't need to be a paid PTSA member to create an account .  We encourage you to create an account in our new website, so you can have full access to all of its features, such as our volunteer signups and our online store. Creating an account will also give you full control over what information you decide to share with us and, ... read full article