Eckstein Weekly News

December 3, 2021


UPCOMING DATES

December

  • Dec. 13: Eckstein PTSA Board Meeting
  • Dec. 13-17: Spirit Week
  • Dec. 17: Last Day to Order Yearbooks
  • Dec. 17: One hour early dismissal (2:45 pm)
  • Dec. 20-31: Winter Break – No School

January

  • Jan. 3: Back to School
  • Jan 17: Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday
  • Jan. 18, 20 & 27: 7th Grade Vision/Hearing Checks
  • Jan. 26: End of First Semester

LAST WINDOW TO ORDER YEARBOOKS – 11/29/21-12/17/21

Last chance for the 2021-2022 Eckstein yearbook

When: November 29- December 19

Price: $28

How:

Online: families login into the Source and use the Schoolpay tab (if you do not see an option to order a yearbook you probably already ordered one. Please check your email for a receipt from SchoolPay or email Andrea Drachler at aldrachler@seattleschools.org

By check: Please make checks out to Eckstein Middle School with your student’s name in the memo line. Mail to 3003 NE 75th St, Seattle, WA 98115

Attention: Andrea Drachler

Contact Haley Stern at hsstern@seattleschools.org if you have questions

INTRODUCING NURSE ENID MOORE, MPA, BSN, RN

We are so excited to welcome Nurse Enid Moore! Nurse Moore was raised in Seattle, the youngest of seven, in a military family (father a retired Army Captain.) She has a nursing degree from Seattle University. She has over thirty years of nursing experience including trauma, public health and community medicine. She is an avid runner and ran the Boston Marathon in October.

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LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS TO HELP WITH VISION/HEARING CHECKS IN JANUARY

We need to check the hearing and vision of all 366 seventh graders over three days: January 18, 20 & 27.

We need volunteers to help with this process. Our nurse will train you on how to perform the simple tests and record the results. We are asking for a half-day time commitment though you are welcomed to help more. Anyone volunteering will need to complete an SPS Volunteer application.

Please use our Signup Genius to sign up. If you have any questions, please contact Julia Detering at jdetering@seattleschools.org.

Signup Genius: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0F45AFA829A6FBC61-eckstein

ULTIMATE FRISBEE TEAMS – FINAL GAMES

Our ultimate Frisbee teams are ending their season this Saturday with a bang as three teams have a potential of winning the championship for their division!

*The 8th grade Varsity team will play Hamilton for the championship in the A division at 9:30 AM at Nathan Hale High School.

*The 7th grade Varsity team will play Salmon Bay for the championship in the B division at 12:30 PM at Nathan Hale High School.

*The 7th grade JV will play Broadview at 9:30 AM at Jane Addams, and if they win, they will play in the championship at 11 AM at Nathan Hale High School.

*The two 6th grade teams will play each other at 8 AM at Nathan Hale.

All of our eagles have been playing their hearts out in rain or shine this fall! Come out and support the teams and see some fabulous ultimate Frisbee!