8th Grade Promotion
Save the Date! 8th Grade Promotion   The 2017-2018 8 th Grade Ceremony will be held on June 21, at 1:15 PM in the Tillicum at Ringdall gym.  The ceremony is typically held on the last full-day of school during the school day and the date is subject to change if there is an unplanned school closure or snow day. Tickets are not required. Students are expected to attend morning classes, and to participate in the rehearsal that morning.  There will be an 8 th grade lunch prior to the ceremony with celebratory activities for the students. Additional Details: All ... read full article
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Your vote matters to our students!Sara & Jason Cook1/26/20182/5/2018
Your vote matters to our students!
Ballots have arrived!  Take 2 minutes to VOTE YES 3 times!  Your vote matters to our students! If you are a registered voter, your February Special Election Ballot has arrived in the mail.  Please take two minutes to VOTE YES three times for the BSD levies.  These levies will allow the district to continue providing a high-quality public education to our students.  Ballots must be mailed by February 13. Renew the Educational Programs and Operations Levy.  It pays for: Music, band, orchestra and art for all elementary students 7 th period classes and tutorial for all middle and high school ... read full article
6th Grade CampSara Cook2/27/20186/1/2018
6th Grade Camp
Our 6th Grade Students are looking forward to this year’s outdoor learning experience May 30-June 1, at  Camp Sealth  on Vashon Island. The Camp Parent Information Night is Monday, March 5 at 6:30 pm in the library.  Students will receive camp paperwork in their Social Studies classes. Tuition this is year is $170 per student.  Payment can be made all at once, either  online  or at the school office with a check or credit card.  A Financial Payment Plan is available, as are scholarships. The  Parent Authorization and Acknowledgement for Out of State or Overnight  Field Trip should be signed and returned ... read full article
Who Pays for Public Education in Bellevue?Sara & Jason Cook2/1/20182/15/2018
Who Pays for Public Education in Bellevue?
In case you missed it....Bellevue Schools Foundation posted the entire "Who Pays for Public School Education in Bellevue" presentation on YouTube, so if you're trying yo get a clearer vision of where what money comes from and goes to Melissa DeVita does a great job explaining how our schools--from art and science yo school nurses and buses--are funded. Click below to learn more...     ... read full article
ADOLESCO YOUTH EXCHANGESara Cook2/27/20183/16/2018
ADOLESCO YOUTH EXCHANGE
ADOLESCO YOUTH EXCHANGE:  Learn French in France, German in Germany or Spanish in Spain! We will match you with a student about your own age for a unique two-way exchange to France, Germany or Spain as part of our flexible and affordable nonprofit language immersion and cultural exchange program for qualifying U.S. students ages 9–18. YOU DECIDE when to exchange and for how long (up to three months). Find other  upcoming informational events  and  sign up for more info . Applications are due by  Thursday, March 15, 2018 . --- Marie Meyer,  303-913-4845 /  marie@adolesco.org Exchange Coordinator for Adolesco Youth Exchange Info sign-up at  www.adolesco.org/contact ... read full article
8th Grade PromotionSara & Jason Cook1/24/20186/25/2018
8th Grade Promotion
Save the Date! 8th Grade Promotion   The 2017-2018 8 th Grade Ceremony will be held on June 21, at 1:15 PM in the Tillicum at Ringdall gym.  The ceremony is typically held on the last full-day of school during the school day and the date is subject to change if there is an unplanned school closure or snow day. Tickets are not required. Students are expected to attend morning classes, and to participate in the rehearsal that morning.  There will be an 8 th grade lunch prior to the ceremony with celebratory activities for the students. Additional Details: All ... read full article
Your vote matters to our students!Sara & Jason Cook2/11/20182/14/2018
Your vote matters to our students!
Special Newsletter Edition LOVE YOUR SCHOOLS and remember to VOTE YES three times for the Bellevue School District levies!  To keep the programs our students benefit today, it is critical our parent community votes YES!  It will only take 2 minutes! Ballots must be post marked by TOMORROW, Feb. 13.  ... read full article
Your vote matters to our students!Sara & Jason Cook2/4/20182/11/2018
Your vote matters to our students!
Remember to VOTE for the Bellevue School District Levies! If you are a registered voter, your February Special Election Ballot needs your attention!!  Please take two minutes to VOTE YES three times for the BSD levies.    Ballots must be mailed by Tuesday, Feb. 13. These levies will allow the district to continue providing a high-quality public education to our students.  If these levies do not pass, existing programs will be cut.  To learn more about the levies, like Bellevue Quality Schools on Facebook, or visit: http://www.bsd405.org/2017/12/levies/ http://bellevuequalityschools.org/why-vote-yes/ Submitted by Bellevue Quality Schools, supporting our children’s education. ... read full article
Box TopsSara & Jason Cook1/23/20185/31/2018
Box Tops
  BUT WHAT IF THIS YEAR:   You submitted just 10 Box Tops?  Our earnings would reach $660!  Increase your collecting power by asking family and friends to clip these incentives, too!  Don't wait too long, there are expiration dates.  Submit frequently so we earn every dime before they expire.  Get inspired to CLIP and have your student submit your collection to the office today.  Your coordinators - Kim Flavius Allison Patterson - Aljoepatterson@hotmail.com     ... read full article
Fundraising FAQsMelissa Saunders10/19/201711/2/2017
Fundraising FAQs
Q: Can I donate online? A: Sure! Click here to donate .   Q: How many fundraisers does the Tillicum PTA have? A: 2 – Pass the Hat in the fall and Walk-a-fun in the spring (usually May).   Q: What’s involved in these two fundraisers? A. Pass-the-Hat – We ask families to donate online or make a financial contribution via cash or check (made to "Tillicum PTA" with the accompanying form . There are prizes for the highest participation rate from all of the first period classes, raffle prizes drawn from students who have turned in the forms, and a ... read full article
First Day of School Aug 31stIrene Budlong8/7/20179/4/2017
First Day of School Aug 31st
The first day of school for the 2017-2018 school year is Thursday, August 31st. This year, Tillicum Middle School is still under construction, so we will continue to be a Tillicum @ Ringdall located at 11650 SE 60th St. Bellevue, WA 98006. For further details, check out the Bellevue School District 2017-2018 calendar . ... read full article
2017-18 Supply ListIrene Budlong8/7/20179/29/2017
2017-18 Supply List
This  school supply list shows what you'll need for the 2017-18 school year. ... read full article
8th Grade Promotion6/22/20186/22/2018
8th Grade Promotion
8th Grade Promotion Save the Date  T he 2017-2018 8 th Grade Ceremony will be held on June 21, at 1:15 PM in the Tillicum at Ringdall gym.  The ceremony is typically held on the last full-day of school during the school day and the date is subject to change if there is an unplanned school closure or snow day. Tickets are not required. Students are expected to attend morning classes, and to participate in the rehearsal that morning.  There will be an 8 th grade lunch prior to the ceremony with celebratory activities for the students. Additional Details: All ... read full article