TMS PTA GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING
HOPE TO SEE YOU THIS THURSDAY! The Tillicum Middle School PTA Nominating Committee Announces the Following Nominees for PTA Executive Board Positions for the 2024-2025 School Year (see below): The election will be held on  Thursday, June 13th at 6pm-7pm  in the  Tillicum Middle School Library , at our last  General Membership PTA meeting  for the 2023-2024 school year. PTA Board Meeting to follow. Virtual Option available:  https://us06web. zoom.us/j/89761444622?pwd= vHZNX73UDmJtfHLQa0cVzHW4PgFJqz .1 Additional nominations may be made from the floor (with the consent of the nominee) when election is held during the meeting.   **We also need volunteers to help run PTA ... read full article
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Kaili Baker 
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5/29/2024-6/14/2024

Calling all Tillicum 7th grade families...
On Monday June 17th, PTA is looking for support from you to help make the 8th Grade Promotion Ceremony a success.  While the ceremony is taking place from 12:00 - 1:30, we need help setting up tables, plates, napkins, desserts, drinks, and decorations in the commons for the post ceremony reception.  It will be a fun sneak peak of what's to come next year for you and your child.  Alternatively, if you can help after the event, we'd love a hand with stacking chairs in the gym following the ceremony conclusion at 1:30.   Thanks for considering and registering your interest on ... read full article
Author:
Kaili Baker 
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6/4/2024-6/18/2024

TILLICUM FUNDRAISING...
  We are less than $5000 away from our next tier goal... At $30,000 our students get to enjoy another prize. Your tiger  spirit is shaping a brighter future for our students. Keep the momentum roaring, and let's achieve new heights together.  DONATE HERE! With your help, so far this year, the PTA has been able to approve some school grants and help these programs: Check out all the wonderful postcards from students thanking the PTA for funding their brand new microscopes:   https://drive.google.com/file/d/1CBK1_qf8maWIlSUxKMLs1FPPTgkNBOVv/view?fbclid=IwAR27KkKNbYqutyah6cbrtLmIyLsMndh8pVLMwQ0aNVdXrJB5xT5SBciH590     ... read full article
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Kaili Baker 
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9/10/2023-7/1/2024
POPCORN PARENT VOLUNTEER NEEDED THIS FRIDAY!Kaili Baker5/13/20245/28/2024
POPCORN PARENT VOLUNTEER NEEDED THIS FRIDAY!
DO YOU LOVE POPCORN?! Thank you to those who have signed up to volunteer so far. We are needing at least 1 more volunteer for this  Friday, May 31st  during  1st lunch . If you can help out, we would really appreciate it! Sign up at the link: https://www.signupgenius.com/ go/10C0949AAA62EAAFFC16- 49574350-popcorn ... read full article
VOLUNTEERS NEEDEDKaili Baker5/9/20245/11/2024
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
ASB is hosting our last dance of the year & we need chaperones!  Please email Mrs. Genoway at genowayj@bsd405.org   if you are able to help out! “Enchanted Forest” Friday May 10 th (TOMORROW) 6-8pm *please plan on arriving about 5:45 to prepare ... read full article
Tillicum Night at The Mariner's GameKaili Baker3/10/20243/24/2024
Tillicum Night at The Mariner's Game
Tillicum Middle School's Choir is performing at the Seattle Mariners game on March 29th. Please come support the choir while helping the PTA raise money for our school!  1 ticket = $25 | 2 tickets = $45 | 3 tickets = $60 * You may order more than 3 tickets at a time by using the "other" option when you go to purchase your tickets. You will just need to calculate how much your order will be Example: 5 tickets = (3 tickets = $60) + (2 tickets = $45) = $105   Seating: When you purchase your tickets, rest ... read full article
TMS PTA Coffee & ChatKaili Baker3/10/20243/21/2024
TMS PTA Coffee & Chat
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It's A Celebration!Kaili Baker2/1/20242/9/2024
It's A Celebration!
Help us celebrate saving our school by bringing a yummy potluck item to our event.  All dishes will be set-out for self-serve, free of charge, for attendees. Let others know what your bringing: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30E0F4AA4A82CABFC1-47707028-wesaved#/   ... read full article
JOIN US TODAY! PTA FUNDRAISER 1 DAY ONLY!Kaili Baker1/22/20241/22/2024
JOIN US TODAY! PTA FUNDRAISER 1 DAY ONLY!
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BOARD MEETING TONIGHTKaili Baker1/16/20241/16/2024
BOARD MEETING TONIGHT
The rescheduled Tillicum Middle School PTA Board meeting will be tonight at 630pm in the Tillicum MS Library. ... read full article
SAVE TILLICUM MIDDLE SCHOOL NOW!Kaili Baker11/7/202312/15/2023
SAVE TILLICUM MIDDLE SCHOOL NOW!
BSD plans to consolidate middle schools, and Tillicum is at risk!!  If we do not take action NOW , Tillicum will not be here for our students in the fall!!  Your student and your voices matter!  Watch a video from the Save Tillicum Student Advocacy Group. Credit to Oscar D. for editing and Gunnar D. for filming.   CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR AMAZING SCHOOL AND ALL THAT WE HAVE TO OFFER...   Listen to public comments by Tillicum Parents   What can I do to support Tillicum MS? START HERE Scan the QR code or go to ... read full article
TILLICUM COMMUNITY MEETING: MIDDLE SCHOOL CONSOLIDATIONKaili Baker11/2/202311/6/2023
TILLICUM COMMUNITY MEETING: MIDDLE SCHOOL CONSOLIDATION
Our Tillicum MS PTA is hosting a Community Meeting on Monday, November 6 th at 6-7pm in the Tillicum MS Library. Please join us in support of our wonderful school! At the meeting we will: Brainstorm reasons why Tillicum should not be consolidated to facilitate consistent messaging.  Answer questions from a non BSD perspective about consolidation. Coordinate and organize our response. Make sure that people attend listening sessions. Encourage parents to write letters to the board Organize Tillicum group to attend board meetings Organize to speak at board meetings Pass out flyers to students and residents that don't have students ... read full article
2023-2024 YEARBOOKS: LINK CORRECTIONKaili Baker9/10/20239/10/2023
2023-2024 YEARBOOKS: LINK CORRECTION
If you're wanting to purchase a yearbook before the first fall window closes (today), the link in today's Tiger Tales and in the school's Taking Care of Business document may not be working. You can click the following link to access the Bellevue School District Payment System: https://wa-bellevue.intouchreceipting.com The next window for purchasing yearbooks will open sometime in November. ... read full article
TMS PTA GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETINGKaili Baker5/29/20246/14/2024
TMS PTA GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING
HOPE TO SEE YOU THIS THURSDAY! The Tillicum Middle School PTA Nominating Committee Announces the Following Nominees for PTA Executive Board Positions for the 2024-2025 School Year (see below): The election will be held on  Thursday, June 13th at 6pm-7pm  in the  Tillicum Middle School Library , at our last  General Membership PTA meeting  for the 2023-2024 school year. PTA Board Meeting to follow. Virtual Option available:  https://us06web. zoom.us/j/89761444622?pwd= vHZNX73UDmJtfHLQa0cVzHW4PgFJqz .1 Additional nominations may be made from the floor (with the consent of the nominee) when election is held during the meeting.   **We also need volunteers to help run PTA ... read full article
WALK, BIKE & ROLL TO SCHOOL WEEKKaili Baker5/5/20245/10/2024
WALK, BIKE & ROLL TO SCHOOL WEEK
May 6 – 10: Walk, Bike, Roll to School Week  Celebrate Walk, Bike & Roll to School Day for the whole week. Walk, bike, roll, carpool or take the bus! Our school is one of 18 schools participating in Bellevue SchoolPool’s Walk & Roll to SchoolPool campaign during the week of May 6 – 10.   Bellevue SchoolPool  is a program that encourages families and students to explore sustainable transportation options for their commute to and from school and alleviate congestion at drop-off and pickup times and locations. During the campaign, students and families are encouraged to walk, bike, carpool or take the ... read full article
JOIN THE 2024-2025 PTA BOARDKaili Baker4/5/20245/31/2024
JOIN THE 2024-2025 PTA BOARD
TILLICUM MS PTA 24-25 EXECUTIVE BOARD As we prepare for the upcoming school year, our Tillicum Nominating Committee is actively seeking candidates to fill the positions on our 2024-25 PTA Executive Board. Additionally, we're eager to engage members of our community to take on various chair positions available for next year. Let's start planning ahead for a fantastic year together!  It's our hope to welcome enthusiastic volunteers from each feeder elementary school to join our PTA board, fostering diverse perspectives and approaches to our PTA's operation. HELP WANTED TREASURER: NUMBER CRUNCHER   Are you passionate about our school's success? We're ... read full article
TMS PTA General Membership VIRTUAL Meeting Kaili Baker3/17/20244/2/2024
TMS PTA General Membership VIRTUAL Meeting
Tillicum PTA General Membership ZOOM Meeting Monday, April 1st, 2024 6:30pm-7pm Via ZOOM Join us for a general membership meeting as we will be voting on a nominating committee and talking about other important events going on for the remainder of the school year. If you are an 8th grade parent and want to get involved to help out in the 8th grade party planning, this is a great time to join us and connect with other committee members. Hope to see you all online! ZOOM LINK ... read full article
Tillicum PTA Coffee & ChatKaili Baker1/22/20241/31/2024
Tillicum PTA Coffee & Chat
Let us know who's coming! ... read full article
TMS PTA GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETINGKaili Baker11/1/202311/15/2023
TMS PTA GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING
JOIN US FOR A GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING ON Monday, November 13th at 630pm in the Tillicum MS Library . PTA Board Meeting to follow. ... read full article
Upcoming Event...Kaili Baker10/10/202310/21/2023
Upcoming Event...
I CAN VOLUNTEER OR DONATE... LEARN MORE ABOUT THE ORANGE & BLACK SOCIAL...   ... read full article
UPDATEKaili Baker10/9/202310/9/2023
UPDATE
Apologies for the delay... our weekly Tiger Tales newsletter will be a day late going out. With our first General Membership PTA meeting being this evening, lots of important information will be shared and voted on there. In an attempt to lighten your inboxes, we'll be sending it out this evening. Thanks for your understanding! And hope to see you tonight in the Tillicum Middle School Library at 6:30pm! ... read full article
CURRICULUM NIGHTKaili Baker9/16/20239/18/2023
CURRICULUM NIGHT
We are excited to have our Tillicum Tiger Community to join us tomorrow, Monday, September 18th at 6:00 pm for Tillicum Middle School Curriculum Night. Details, student schedule, and school map.  https://bsd405.org/ tillicum/wp-content/uploads/ sites/18/2023/09/Curriculum- Night-Student-Schedule_2023-1. pdf ... read full article
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY: PICTURE DAYKaili Baker9/6/20239/15/2023
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY: PICTURE DAY
PICTURE DAY at Tillicum Middle school will be on Friday, September 15th, 2023 .  We are needing a bunch of volunteers to help with the day. There are 5 different time slots during the day. Follow the link to sign up to volunteer: SIGN ME UP! More information about Picture Day with Dorian: CLICK HERE ... read full article
Calling all Tillicum 7th grade families...Kaili Baker6/4/20246/18/2024
Calling all Tillicum 7th grade families...
On Monday June 17th, PTA is looking for support from you to help make the 8th Grade Promotion Ceremony a success.  While the ceremony is taking place from 12:00 - 1:30, we need help setting up tables, plates, napkins, desserts, drinks, and decorations in the commons for the post ceremony reception.  It will be a fun sneak peak of what's to come next year for you and your child.  Alternatively, if you can help after the event, we'd love a hand with stacking chairs in the gym following the ceremony conclusion at 1:30.   Thanks for considering and registering your interest on ... read full article
JOIN THE HUNT!Kaili Baker3/20/20244/2/2024
JOIN THE HUNT!
FOR OUR FUTURE TILLICUM PTA EXECUTIVE BOARD MEMBERS The Tillicum MS PTA is looking for 2 more people who would like to join the PTA Nominating Committee! The charge of the nominating committee is to recognize and recruit the most qualified people available for elected Tillicum PTA Executive Board Positions. The members of the nominating committee have a tremendous influence on the future of our Tillicum PTA. The Nominating Committee needs to be comprised of 3 volunteers. Committee work includes holding confidential meetings, reviewing nominations, interviewing candidates, and searching for the best qualified candidates. The nominating committee is not charged ... read full article
THANK YOU TILLICUM COMMUNITYKaili Baker12/17/20231/1/2024
THANK YOU TILLICUM COMMUNITY
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VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY: ICE CREAM SOCIALKaili Baker9/20/20239/22/2023
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY: ICE CREAM SOCIAL
We are needing a few volunteers to help out during the night to pass out ice cream to our Tillicum MS Community. The PTA's  FREE  event is this  Friday, September 22nd  from  6pm-8pm . If you are interested in helping, follow the link:  SIGN ME UP! ... read full article
Ice Cream SocialKaili Baker9/10/20239/24/2023
Ice Cream Social
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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: Schedule DistributionKaili Baker9/1/20239/4/2023
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: Schedule Distribution
We are needing 8-12 volunteers on the first day of school, Tuesday, September 5th, with schedule distribution beginning at 7:25am. We'll have tables set up in the commons (grade 6) and the gym (grades 7/8) and will be directing all students to pick up a paper copy of their final schedule. Please arrive at 7:15am and we'll have a quick orientation before we begin giving out the schedules to students at 7:25am.  Click the link to sign up to volunteer:  https://www. signupgenius.com/go/ 10C0949AAA62EAAFFC16-student ... read full article
TILLICUM FUNDRAISING...Kaili Baker9/10/20237/1/2024
TILLICUM FUNDRAISING...
  We are less than $5000 away from our next tier goal... At $30,000 our students get to enjoy another prize. Your tiger  spirit is shaping a brighter future for our students. Keep the momentum roaring, and let's achieve new heights together.  DONATE HERE! With your help, so far this year, the PTA has been able to approve some school grants and help these programs: Check out all the wonderful postcards from students thanking the PTA for funding their brand new microscopes:   https://drive.google.com/file/d/1CBK1_qf8maWIlSUxKMLs1FPPTgkNBOVv/view?fbclid=IwAR27KkKNbYqutyah6cbrtLmIyLsMndh8pVLMwQ0aNVdXrJB5xT5SBciH590     ... read full article
LAPTOP DISTRIBUTIONKaili Baker9/3/20239/5/2023
LAPTOP DISTRIBUTION
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY   We need some help on Friday, September 8th to distribute laptop computers to our 6th graders and new 7th & 8th students during their science class. There will be 3 time slots available starting from 7:30am and ending at 2:30pm. If you are able to help out, please follow the link and sign up: https://www. signupgenius.com/go/ 10C0949AAA62EAAFFC16-please ... read full article