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It’s Time for the Treehouse for Kids Holiday Clothing & Toy Drive!

2019-12-06T22:09:52+00:00December 6th, 2019|Categories: Giving Committee, Learning Communities Foundation|Tags: |

  'Tis the Season In partnership with the Learning Communities Foundation, the PSESD Giving Committee is hosting the Treehouse for Kids Holiday Clothing and Toy drive again this year. It was such a huge success last year that we wanted to bring it back again this holiday season. Between now and December 19, please drop off [...]

Let’s Celebrate Rudy’s Art Book Release!

2019-12-02T19:39:26+00:00December 2nd, 2019|Categories: Events, Staff Spotlight|Tags: |

Join us in celebrating the release of Rudy Garza's book of art on Wednesday, December 4 on the second floor lobby of PSESD. Rudy will be available to sign copies of his book from 11 a.m.–1 p.m. In the words of the author, this book "is a result of my desire to publish a book [...]

Inter-Racial Dialogue on Wednesday, November 20 at Pierce County Is Cancelled

2019-11-19T16:01:26+00:00November 19th, 2019|Categories: Equity, Inclusion and Cultural Competence|Tags: |

PSESD Staff, Due to a lack of responses, the Inter-Racial Dialogue at Pierce County on Wednesday, November 20 has been cancelled. Hopefully another opportunity that better aligns with PSESD staff schedules can be organized in the future. However, the Inter-Racial Dialogue at ReLife on Friday, November 22 at 1:30 p.m. is still taking place! We [...]

Celebrate Native American Heritage Month at Fife Historical Society Museum

2019-11-07T23:32:50+00:00November 7th, 2019|Categories: Events, Native American Education Program|Tags: |

When: November 19 and November 20, 2019 Where: Fife Historical Society Museum – 2820 54th Ave. E. Fife, WA *The Burke Museum will also be at the DACCA Barn Hours: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Cost: Free November 19, 2019 Schedule 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Tour the Fife Museum, Burke Museum (hands on activities [...]

Fall 2019 All Staff Survey

2019-10-24T20:48:00+00:00October 24th, 2019|Categories: All Staff Events, Events|Tags: |

Did you attend the recent Fall All Staff meeting at PSESD? If so, we'd love to hear from you! Please take a moment to fill out this survey and offer any additional feedback you may have. Your participation assists us in developing future All Staff events that more effectively meet your expectations. Additionally, you can [...]

Join Us in Celebrating Stephanie Atkinson’s Career at PSESD!

2019-10-22T16:36:31+00:00October 22nd, 2019|Categories: Business Office, Events|Tags: |

Please join us as we celebrate Stephanie Atkinson for all of her contributions & her leadership during her time at PSESD! Stephanie's last day is October 31st. The Business Office will be hosting a Crocktober-Fest on October 30th from 12:00-2:00pm around the large table in the business office. Please stop in to enjoy some crockpot [...]

Washington Education Research Association Conference Spotlights Racial Equity and Continuous Improvement on December 11-13

2019-10-22T15:54:04+00:00October 22nd, 2019|Categories: Events|Tags: |

The Early Bird registration deadline for the annual OSPI-WERA conference is less than three weeks away on November 7, 2019.  Register here to reserve your spot to engage in over 90 sessions.  We recently posted the preliminary conference program and added professional development workshops so that you can learn more. We are really excited about [...]

Inter-Racial Dialogues at Pierce County

2019-10-18T23:06:18+00:00October 18th, 2019|Categories: Equity, Inclusion and Cultural Competence, Events|Tags: |

Pierce County is offering opportunities for Inter-Racial Dialogues throughout the months of October, November and December. If you're interested in participating, please review the schedule below. Puyallup Library (324 S. Meridian) October 30, 2:30–4:00 p.m. November 20, 2:30–4:00 p.m. December 19, 10:30–12:00 p.m. ReLife November 22, 1:00–2:30 p.m. Have questions? Email Liz Chick at echick@psesd.org. [...]

DiscoverU Presents: College Gear Day 2019!

2019-10-18T20:20:51+00:00October 18th, 2019|Categories: Admin, Communications & PR|Tags: |

PSESD staff members showed their school spirit by wearing their college gear in support of DiscoverU Week 2019! DiscoverU focuses on cultivating awareness around college and careers to encourage students to start planning for life beyond high school. Throughout the week of college and career exploration, educators are encouraged to engage youth in exploring different [...]

Welcome PSESD New Hires!

2019-10-15T19:16:43+00:00October 15th, 2019|Categories: New Employees|Tags: |

We are pleased to welcome our new employees here at PSESD! From left to right: Mark Kawabata, Washington Schools Risk Management Pool Liliana Caracoza Lopez, Prevention/Intervention Laura McAlister, Early Learning Educare Susan Campbell-Hehr, Early Learning Ann Airey, Early Learning Doug Wilson, Business Office Paris Broughton, ReLife School Andy Mennella, ReLife School Grant Hayden, Facilities/Operations [...]