Spotlight on Genesee Hill Sponsor: Dr. Adrianne Cook of West Seattle Natural Medicine

Thank you, Dr. Cook! Dr. Adrianne Cook is mom to a 2nd grader and Kindergartner here at Genesee Hill, and is one of seven providers at West Seattle Natural Medicine. We thank her for being a Den level Sponsor of Genesee Hill Elementary.  Den Level sponsor businesses provide at least $1000 of support within a …

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April Volunteers of the Month – Julie Forcum and Christine Kraynek

Congratulations to both Christine Kraynek and Julie Forcum – the co-chairs for the Fundraising committee and our Volunteers of the Month.

As the fundraising chairs, the team set out early in September finding creative and meaningful ways for our school to raise funds to meet the needs of our students staff and families.

Both of these incredibly committed volunteers have done so with such an incredibly considerate eye on inclusion,making sure many voices were heard throughout their efforts. And they continue to do so.


New Spring Enrichment Class! Animation Maker (3-5)

We have just added a new beginner Animation Maker class for grades 3-5 for Spring session. The class will be offered on Thursdays and taught by Coding with Kids (, the same vendor who offers the popular Little Coders and Game Development classes. Animation Maker – Beginner (3-5), Thursdays, 2:30 – 3:30 PM, $245/session (10 classes):  Enter the world …

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March Volunteer of the Month – Lisa McGinty

  Congratulations to Lisa McGinty  Lisa is new to our school this year having moved back to West Seattle after five years away in California and Michigan.  They moved back this Summer and Lisa hit the ground running.  I first met Lisa at our VERY first volunteer opportunity helping fill back to school packets.  And …

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Spring Enrichment and Study Club Enrollment Starts 3/5 @ 7 PM

SAVE THE DATE! Enrollment for Spring Enrichment and Study Club classes will open on Tuesday, March 5th at 7:00 PM. Spring enrichment classes  start on Monday, April 1st, and run through Friday, June 14, 2019.  Study Club will also start on April 1st but will run through June 21, 2019.  Students enrolled in enrichment classes …

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The Genesee Hill PTA Needs You!

We currently have the following board positions open:1.     Legislative and Advocacy Chair(s)2.     Membership Chair In addition to these open board positions, we have the following needs for support:1.     Nominating Committee2.     Volunteers on activities and committees; please check out the Volunteer page3.     People interested in board positions for next year Please let us know if you …

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