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ASB ELECTIONS BEGIN THIS WEEK.
May 15th-May 17th Pick up ASB Application and complete
May 20th Applications due no later than 3PM including all teacher recommendations.
May 21st Official candidates will be informed by 6th Period
May 22nd-May 30th Campaign window. Candidates will be given specific rules
May 30th Candidate speeches
May 30th Elections during Advisory
May 31st Candidates will be informed of election results during an after school meeting
June 3rd Election results will be announced
Showalter's Got Talent!
2013 MSP TESTING - MSP testing is right around the corner!
Save the Date! Student Led Conferences
May 21 & 22
Student Led Conferences will be held on Tuesday, May 21st from 3:00pm-6:30pm and on Wednesday, May 22nd from 12:00pm-7:00pm. These conferences will provide an opportunity for students to reflect upon their successes during the year and to provide you with examples of what they have learned in each of the academic areas. We strongly encourage you to be part of this conference experience. Your student and their advisor will be contacting you soon with more details.
SHOWALTER WAS IN THE BUILDING FOR WE DAY SEATTLE 2013
DSHS Mobile Office - is coming to Tukwila on April 11th and May 23rd from 12:00 - 5:00 pm at REWA. REWA (Refugge Women's Alliance) is located at 15245 International Blvd South Tukwila, WA 98188. At this event, people can apply for: Cash assistance, Basic food assistance, Medical assistance, Drug and Alcohol Treat Services and Child Care Services. You can also drop off paperwork, complete an Eligibility Review or make changes to an existing case. This is a great opportunity for families to access services.
College Bound Scholarship: It is never too early to think about college for
your student, even in middle school.
The State of Washington
has the College Bound Scholarship program available for students. To be eligible for this scholarship,
- Be currently enrolled in the 7th or 8th
grade and apply by June 30th of their 8th grade
- Submit the college bound scholarship application
- Graduate from a Washington
high school or home school
- Maintain a cumulative high school GPA of at least a 2.0
- Be a good citizen and stay crime free
- Apply for admission to an eligible college in Washington
- Complete the free application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
- Meet the family income requirements at the time of graduation
- Be a resident of Washington
For more information call 1–888–535–0747 or to complete
the application online please visit: http://www.hecb.wa.gov/
InvestED - Formely the Saul and Dayee G Haas Foundation, relies upon donations from friends like you to serve 16,200 + students in need each year. Your gift of support makes an immediate impact in the lives of students in need. On behalf of the students we serve, thank you once again for your support. Schools can fundraise for their school's InvestED fund. There is a "donate now" area where individuals, businesses and organizations can donate on-line. For more information on InvestED or how you can make a donation, please go to www.invested.org
Family Access - How to Access Your Student's Grades/Attendance/Discipline on the Tukwila School District Website.
SPORTS PHYISICALS - Tukwila School District Providers Offering Reduced-Cost Sports Physicals.
2012-2013 FREE OR LOW-COST HEALTH INSURANCE.
Your children may be eligible for free or low cost medical coverage!! Even if you have been denied before, your children may qualify now. Regardless of Immigration Status. If your family's monthly income is at or below the following standards, your children may qualify.
Health Insurance - English
Health Insurance - Korean
Health Insurance - Oromo
Health Insurance - Russian
Health Insurance - Spanish
Health Insurance - Tagalong
Health Insurance - Vietnamese
TUKWILA DENTAL/DENTURES RESOURCE LIST - Accepting DSHS/Medicaid Children and/or Adults.