Category: General News

Coe needs your support – TODAY

The urgent issue:  All Seattle Public Schools (including Coe) are facing a budget crisis for next year due to a levy lid at the state level which won’t allow SPS to use all the funds that voters previously passed. To put this in context, in previous years SPS has spent $4,000 additional per student through …

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Coe Cares Hygiene Drive – March 18th-29th

Mini is Mighty during the Coe Cares Hygiene Drive Coe Cares is collecting travel-sized hygiene products for the Queen Anne Food Bank. Items needed are: Travel-sized shampoo, soap, deodorant, shaving cream, lotion, toothpaste, toothbrushes, disposable razors, mini sewing kits, and Chapstick. Starting March 18thitems can be placed in boxes in the main lobby. The last …

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A wonderful Coe resource for everyone

Did you know that Coe has a counselor available to all children and families at Coe?  Meghan Kaloper visits classrooms on a regular basis to discuss emotion recognition, emotion management, problem solving, communication skills, and more!  She is also available to meet with kids individually. If your child is having any concerns – big or …

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Volunteer

Have you thought of volunteering at Coe for the 2019-2020 school year?  We are looking for volunteers to coordinate a variety of events.  Please head over to http://coepta.org/volunteer/ to see our many open volunteer opportunities or contact Portia at veep.coepta@gmail.com

Science Fair is April 25th

It only happens every other year… Coe’s Science Fair is happening April 25th.  Click here to see about volunteer opportunities: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0445aaa623a5fb6-science The Coe Science Fair is April 25th from 6:15pm-8pm. No experience necessary! Volunteers are needed at various times to run experiment demonstrations, direct students in setting up posters, setup for the event and clean …

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Coe’s Gala Tickets and Wine Toss Donations

Gala tickets are now on sale on the website:  bit.ly/coeauction2019.  The gala is Saturday night, March 16 at the Four Seasons Hotel.  The festivities begin at 5:30pm. We are now collecting bottles of wine for the wine toss game at the gala – please visit this link to donate: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C094DAEA823AAFC1-bidlocal. Thank you in advance!  

Attend the Coe PTA Meeting on March 14th from 7:00-8:15pm in the Kearns Library

Did you know that Coe PTA meetings typically have about 10 parents who attend?   These are well-informed parents, and we’d love to have more parents join!  Our PTA meetings are a great way to hear what’s going on at Coe from three groups:  the PTA, a representative from the teacher group and Principal Turner. Come …

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Multicultural Night on January 29th from 6-8pm

Coe’s annual Multicultural Night will take place on Tuesday, January 29, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. We will transform the atrium and hallways on the second and third floors into a bazaar showcasing the rich cultures that make up our community. You can enjoy multicultural food samples and displays from over 20 countries, and student …

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Journey with an Afghan School Coin Drive Success

Way to go Coe! The coin drive was a huge success! We beat our goal and our record, collecting a whopping $3,406.04 to fund coding classes and help our sister school put those new laptops to work. This brings our total for the year to $3,860.79! Thank you, Coe students and families for your ongoing …

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Coe Elementary School Tours And Open House

We welcome you to learn more about Coe Elementary at our scheduled tours and Open House noted below. We will not be scheduling individual tours.  With have many requests for this type of tour, but the Principal’s schedule cannot keep pace with the number of requests she gets. Please do come tour at a scheduled …

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Donate to The Fall Fund Drive

  Coe’s Fall Fund Drive is from October 1 – 31 and you can donate here: Fall Fund Drive 2018.  Please look for donation requests in your child’s folder too.  All proceeds go directly to Coe to support the services we offer our children including: Reading Specialists and Tutors Advanced Learning (ALO) Math Teachers Visual Arts …

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Thank You for Supporting The Annual Book Fair

With the help of volunteers, last week’s Book Fair made sales of $18,161 and the $4,124 earned will support the growth and improvement of Kearns Library’s collection.  Coe families also generously donated 212 books to teachers.  Thank you!  We could not do this without the generosity of our Coe community.

Message about Teacher Displacement

Dear Coe Families, You have probably heard that the school district is requiring Coe to cut staff. You should also have received an email from Principal Turner outlining how she and the staff plan to address this situation. We are doing what we can to help and ask that you lend them your support as …

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Coe Playground

  Supervision begins on the playground at 7:40am each morning.  After school, children may not be on the playground without a parent or guardian supervising them.  For the safety of all, dogs may not be brought into the building nor can dog be on the school grounds.  (There are also multiple posted signs around the …

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Need help with school supplies?

A key element to student success is a prepared student.  Supply lists have been posted for families but shopping can add up quickly.  Thanks to our PTA, Coe may be able to help you with supplies.  Please contact our counselor, Meghan Kaloper at mrkaloper@seattleschools.org for more information.

Get Ready for the Annual Book Fair

 October 1-4 in Kearns Library Support the library’s only fundraiser and help your classroom by donating new books from your teacher’s wish list!  Want to volunteer?  Please sign up at https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090549aea72ba13-coebook Book Fair Hours are: Monday, October 1, 2:00-3:30 p.m. Tuesday, October 2, 7:30-8:30 a.m. and 2:00-3:30 p.m. Wednesday, October 3, 7:30-8:30 a.m.,12:30-2:30 p.m., and …

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Handbook Highlight: Attendance Email

If your child will be absent or late, please use the email coe.attendance@seattleschools.org. Please add this address to your contacts. Thank you to all parents who have been using this email. It has helped our daily attendance process run more smoothly.