Tillicum Community Open House Tuesday Oct. 9thSara Cook9/7/201810/10/2018
Tillicum Community Open House Tuesday Oct. 9th
Come celebrate our beautiful new Tillicum Tuesday Oct. 9th! All Tillicum families and greater community are welcome!! Student Led- Tours 5:00 pm -7:00 pm Ribbon Cutting Ceremony - 6:15 pm PTA Annual Back-to-School Ice Cream Social - 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm (Outside) ... read full article
TMS Choir California Pizza Kitchen FundraiserSara Cook2/3/20192/11/2019
TMS Choir California Pizza Kitchen Fundraiser
TMS Choir California Pizza Kitchen Fundraiser Join California Pizza Kitchen (CPK) in supporting the Tillicum Middle School Advanced Choir in attending the Heritage Festival in New York City.   CPK Pizza with a Purpose donates back 20% of all purchases.  Let’s have some good ole fun with a fierce and friendly competition between the 8th, 7th and 6th graders along with our faculty and staff. Grab your friends, family and neighbors and come support your grade.  The grade (or faculty) with the highest proceeds will win a fun prize.  If you can’t come on the day that corresponds with your grade, ... read full article
Buzz BowlSara Cook2/3/20192/11/2019
Buzz Bowl
Buzz Bowl Learning Math and Science can be Fun too! Join us @ Tillicum Middle School February 10, 2019 ~ 8:30am — 2:30pm My name is Aum Upadhyay. I’m an accomplished national award-winning science student at Interlake High School. I created Buzz Bowl, a buzzer game to make Math and Science learning fun for 5th-8th graders. My previous events were a huge success. See what the parents from my past Buzz Bowl events have to say about their experience. As always, we make the questions much easier for kids who are beginning to learn sci-ence and more challenging for Advanced ... read full article
In Search of PTA Nominating Committee MembersMaina Tran1/16/20191/30/2019
In Search of PTA Nominating Committee Members
We are seeking three people to be on Tillicum PTA's Nominating Committee for this year. Please consider. Requirements below: While it would be nice if you can attend the General Meeting this Thursday, Jan 17 th at 6:30 pm at the school, it is not necessary . We just need an email from you stating that you are willing to serve on the Nominating Committee for the rest of this school year. This is somewhat of a temporary position , only serving until the end of this school year. First task is to get together with the other two members ... read full article
PTA General MeetingMaina Tran1/14/20191/28/2019
PTA General Meeting
Our next General PTA Meeting is this Thursday, January 17th at 6:30 pm in the Tillicum Middle School Library. Immediately following the meeting will be the Parent Education Panel Discussion on VAPING ... read full article
Parent Education - VAPINGMaina Tran1/14/20191/28/2019
Parent Education - VAPING
Thursday, January 17 from 7:00 - 8:00 pm. Come learn what vaping is and why you should be talking to your kids about it now.   ... read full article
The BOOM ExperienceMaina Tran11/27/201812/14/2018
The BOOM Experience
The pre-conference session for students for the BOOM event is on Thursday, November 29 th at 12:50 in the Library . Please be aware that registration is already open online. You will need to register online as well as get a permission slip signed by a parent/guardian. This pre-conference session is not required , however, it is a great opportunity to learn more information about the event. There will be permission slip forms will be available in the counseling center. Also if you need help registering online, please come see your school counselor. REGISTER ONLINE Learn more about the BSD ... read full article
Family Technology NightMaina Tran11/15/201812/12/2018
Family Technology Night
December 6 th from 6:00 - 8:00 PM Tillicum's first annual Family Technology Night is an interactive event with many hands-on activities. Several volunteers will be needed to make this event a success. Read full article to access volunteer signup link.  Some activities include: Step Academy will help students explore Lego Mindstorms EV3. Arduino Robots and CTE teachers (Jeff Hunsberger and Marti Nelson) will showcase some of their student work. Rose Racicot, the District Assistive Technology Coordinator, will teach about tech tools that make life easier. Bob Cerelli, Tech Specialist will work with students on programming guitar music.  DigiPen Institute ... read full article
ReflectionsSara Cook10/15/201811/29/2018
Encourage your student to submit their own original artwork in this year’s Reflections art competition.  Categories include visual arts, literature, photography, dance choreography, music composition and film production.  This year's theme is: “Heroes Around Me”             Entry forms are available in the office and artwork deadline is Thursday, November 29 th .  More information can be found at wastatepta.org . You may also contact Anne Hill, Reflections Chair at anne-hill@live.com .   ... read full article
Backpack Meals for KidsSara Cook9/23/201810/31/2018
Backpack Meals for Kids
Maggie Rader the volunteer coordinator for Backpack Meals for Kids supports a program providing  weekend  meal packs for children in the Bellevue School District. The counselors at each district school determine what children could best be supported by having extra food over the weekend. They are a volunteer run program supported by donations. Maggie is looking for volunteers to help get the packs from the district warehouse (12037 NE 5th St.) to the individual schools. At this time they do not have a delivery driver for Tillicum Middle School. The packs need to be picked up Thursday morning around 9:15 ... read full article