West Seattle High School PTSA

Welcome!

West Seattle High School PTSA invites you to join us and help create a forum for parents, students, and teachers to work together towards the common goal of improving the school for all!  West Seattle High School has a strong sense of community and is well supported by an outstanding staff, PTSA, booster groups, West Seattle Alumni Association, and the West Seattle High School Foundation. Throughout the school year, we will be working to support and enhance learning for our students.

The PTSA is committed to student academic growth and is grounded in parent involvement.


Eat Dinner. Hang with Friends and Help Raise Funds for WSHS PTSA!

Posted April 15th, 2014

Our good friends at Marination Ma’Kai have invited us for dinner… and part of dinner is on them! That’s right – for one fun night in May, 20% of Marination Ma’Kai’s net proceeds will be donated back to our PTSA! Take your family, invite your friends and just don’t miss this easy way to give to WSHS PTSA.

WHEN: Tuesday, May 6th from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.
WHERE: Marination Ma’Kai – Seacrest Park/1660 Harbor Ave SW
HOW: No coupons needed. Just come in and place your order!

​Carry out or Eat In. Checkout the menu

Golden Acorn Nominations

Posted April 4th, 2014

Each year the Golden Acorn Award is presented to a volunteer in recognition of his/her dedication and service to children and youth. Please help us identify outstanding educators from our WSHS community for this special award. Learn more and download the application.

Support WSHS May 10th — West Seattle Community Garage Sale

Posted March 29th, 2014

for saleVisit West Seattle High School during the May 10th West Seattle Community Garage Sale Day and support the band boosters and the PTSA Grad Night committee.

The Grad Night committee will be selling plants and other donated items to benefit seniors who need a scholarship to attend the Grad Night party.

The Band Boosters wlll be holding a rummage sale to raise funds for band uniforms.

Let’s all hope for a sunny day!   9am – 3pm in the WSHS Courtyard

Grad Night Registration Early Bird Rate Extended!

Posted March 26th, 2014

It’s Not Too Late – Register Today for Grad Night!

Register today for the 2014 All-Night Grad Party for West Seattle Seniors! Early Bird Registration has been Extended to April 30th. Learn more about this safe and super fun way to celebrate graduation. Get early bird tickets for this $200 value event for only $50 NOW!

Your PTSA Needs You to Step Up!

Posted March 15th, 2014

How can you support your student and the entire WSHS student body? Looking for ways to show your support for the staff and WSHS programs? Get involved with the PTSA!

Have an impact:

  • 86% of the general public believes that support from parents is the most important way to improve the schools.
  • Lack of parental involvement is the biggest problem facing public schools.
  • Family participation in education was twice as predictive of students’ academic success as family socioeconomic status.

The nominating committee is hard at work to find officers, board members, chairs and volunteers for the 2014-2015 school year. Learn more about the opportunities.

Shop Amazon and Donate to WSHS PTSA!

Posted February 15th, 2014

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There’s a new way to support WSHS PTSA!

How does it work? When first visiting AmazonSmile, customers are prompted to select a charitable organization from almost one million eligible organizations. In order to browse or shop at AmazonSmile, customers must first select a charitable organization. For eligible purchases at AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price to the customer’s selected charitable organization. Sign up now!

 

Join us for our next PTSA Meeting

Posted September 21st, 2013

The WSHS PTSA will convene on Wednesday, May 21st at 7 p.m. in the West Seattle High School library for our next PTSA general membership meeting.

The PTSA Board will meet the same night at 6:15 p.m. To access the library, enter the building through the side door in front of the visitor parking stalls.

Join the West Seattle High School PTSA!

Posted September 5th, 2013

There is a strong correlation between parent involvement and student performance in school.

One key to staying involved is staying informed with what is happening at school.  The PTSA is your connection to everything Westside!  We are committed to creating an environment where parents, faculty, staff, and community members come together to discuss educational issues and share information.  As voting members of an organized group, our decisions and recommendations will strongly influence our school.  Your West Seattle High PTSA is an advocate for all WSHS students, including YOUR student.

Join the WSHS PTSA

Free Money for West Seattle High School!!!

Posted August 10th, 2012

Yes, you can earn free money to support the West Seattle PTSA through the EScrip Program.  It’s quick and simple…sign up or renew today.

EScrip is a fundraising program that allows merchants, such as Safeway, to donate directly to the PTSA based on purchases you make at the store. Once you register, every time you use your existing grocery loyalty cards or credit cards, these merchants will donate a percentage of your expenditures to the PTSA. It’s quick, simple, and free!  Register right now!

To Register for eScrip:

  • At www.escrip.com, click on “Welcome”, then “Sign Up” to begin.
  • Click Group ID, then enter the group you would like to support (we suggest West Seattle High School PTSA, Group ID 8567836).  Click on the group name, then click  “Next”.
  • Enter your name and address. NOTE that it asks for your e-mail address, however this field can be left blank.
  • Next, enter and Safeway card number. If you don’t have your Safeway card number, call Safeway at 1-877-SAFEWAY.  NOTE: Your phone number is NOT your Safeway card number.

Why Join PTSA?

Posted June 11th, 2012

There is a strong correlation between parent involvement and student performance in school.

One key to staying involved is staying informed with what is happening at school.  The PTSA is your connection to everything Westside!  We are committed to creating an environment where parents, faculty, staff, and community members come together to discuss educational issues and share information.  As voting members of an organized group, our decisions and recommendations will strongly influence our school.  Your West Seattle High PTSA is an advocate for all WSHS students, including YOUR student.

Join the WSHS PTSA