School Beautification Day
Calling all green thumbs and handy people!  Join the PTA and Challenger staff as we show our school some much needed TLC! Signup Here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0F4AA5AE2DA1F5C70-challenger2 ... read full article
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Parenting with Love and Logic
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February Frenzy Membership Drive
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Support PTA When you Shop
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Gift-a-Book Returns!
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MOD Pizza Dine for DollarsAmy Senior11/8/202212/8/2022
MOD Pizza Dine for Dollars
December 8, 2022 All Day!!!Challenger PTA will receive 20% of each bill.   SHOW THIS FLYER TO THE CASHIER WHEN YOU ORDER. ... read full article
PTA General MeetingAmy Senior1/2/20231/10/2023
PTA General Meeting
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Baked Potato Bar Lunch for Teachers and StaffAmy Senior11/28/202211/30/2022
Baked Potato Bar Lunch for Teachers and Staff
Baked Potato Bar for Challenger Teaches and Staff Wednesday, November 30th     Challenger PTA will be providing lunch for teachers and staff on Wednesday, November 30th, during conferences.     Please signup to bring an item or two from the link if you are able. All items should be at Challenger by 10am, Wednesday morning.    signup here:     https://signup.com/go/FsumdHj   THANK YOU! ... read full article
PTA General MeetingAmy Senior10/10/202210/12/2022
PTA General Meeting
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BINGO IS BACKAmy Senior9/6/20229/22/2022
BINGO IS BACK
  Challenger PTA is excited to bring back BINGO!   September 22, 2022 in the Challenger MPR, 6-8pm   If you or a family member want to volunteer to help during BINGO, sign up here *   *all volunteers must be cleared by the district. You can access the application here.           ... read full article
Volunteers NeededAmy Senior8/17/20228/31/2022
Volunteers Needed
Volunteers are needed to handout popsicles and clean up.  email challenger.comets.pta@gmail.com  if you can help . ... read full article
PTA General MeetingAmy Senior8/6/20229/10/2022
PTA General Meeting
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Kindergarten PlaydatesAmy Senior8/2/20228/24/2022
Kindergarten Playdates
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Angel Program Winter Beak Food DriveAmy Senior12/7/202212/13/2022
Angel Program Winter Beak Food Drive
Angel Program Winter Break Food Drive December 13th, 4pm   https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0f4aa5ae2da1f5c70-angel3     ... read full article
Teacher and Staff Cookie ExchangeAmy Senior12/6/202212/15/2022
Teacher and Staff Cookie Exchange
    Signup Here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0F4AA5AE2DA1F5C70-teacher   ... read full article
Winter Movie NightAmy Senior12/6/20221/20/2023
Winter Movie Night
Register Here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0F4AA5AE2DA1F5C70-winter Volunteer Here: https://signup.com/go/mUudgsg     ... read full article
Glow Dance Party and Food DriveAmy Senior11/4/202211/18/2022
Glow Dance Party and Food Drive
 Please register here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0F4AA5AE2DA1F5C70-challenger    Volunteers Needed: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0F4AA5AE2DA1F5C70-challenger1     What is a Glow Dance Party? At the Glow Dance Party, the Challenger MPR will be transformed into a glowing, neon room. The lights will be turned down low and black lights will illuminate the neon décor.   What do I wear to a Glow Dance Party? Anything that will glow under a black light.  White, neon or glow in the dark clothes are the best, but the most important thing to remember is that you want to wear something that you can dance in! For safety reasons, please don’t ... read full article
Challenger PTA 1st Annual Trunk or Treat CANCELED!Amy Senior10/18/202210/28/2022
Challenger PTA 1st Annual Trunk or Treat CANCELED!
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Vision and Hearing Volunteers NeededAmy Senior9/28/202210/17/2022
Vision and Hearing Volunteers Needed
  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090F48AAAA28A2F58-vision   Training will be provided ... read full article
Reflections 2022-2023Amy Senior9/21/202210/31/2022
Reflections 2022-2023
      If your child has a passion for art, you can encourage them to enter the Reflections Program, a National PTA and Washington State PTA cultural arts competition. It provides an opportunity for students to use their creative talents by expressing themselves through their own original works. A student may submit an entry in any of six arts areas. Only original works of art are accepted. The six art areas are: Visual Arts Photography, Literature, Music Composition, Dance Choreography, and Film Production. Participation is organized by student age and grade level. The grade divisions are: Primary: Preschool – ... read full article
Playground Play DateAmy Senior8/17/20228/31/2022
Playground Play Date
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Meet the Teacher & Popsicle Social Amy Senior8/17/20228/31/2022
Meet the Teacher & Popsicle Social
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Kindergarten ResourcesAmy Senior8/2/20229/5/2022
Kindergarten Resources
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Welcome Back CometsAmy Senior8/2/20229/10/2022
Welcome Back Comets
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School Beautification DayAmy Senior1/20/20232/5/2023
School Beautification Day
Calling all green thumbs and handy people!  Join the PTA and Challenger staff as we show our school some much needed TLC! Signup Here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0F4AA5AE2DA1F5C70-challenger2 ... read full article
Teacher Work Day BreakfastAmy Senior1/17/20231/27/2023
Teacher Work Day Breakfast
PTA is offering a Work Day breakfast for teachers and staff on Jan. 27th.  If you are able, please consider buying an extra grocery item or two. Signup here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0F4AA5AE2DA1F5C70-teacher1 THANK YOU! ... read full article
Parenting with Love and LogicAmy Senior1/17/20234/26/2023
Parenting with Love and Logic
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February Frenzy Membership DriveAmy Senior1/16/20232/17/2023
February Frenzy Membership Drive
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Angel Program Holiday Food DriveAmy Senior11/16/202211/27/2022
Angel Program Holiday Food Drive
Click here to help. The Angel Program at Challenger Elementary provides a helping hand to students who need extra support with basic necessities. The program is confidential.  Both sponsors (known as "Angels") and families remain anonymous to each other. Angel sponsors make a huge difference in the lives of individual students within our Challenger community. Anyone can become an Angel sponsor or choose to donate.   Click here to help.   Thank you! ... read full article
Congratulations Reflections Artists!Amy Senior11/16/202211/30/2022
Congratulations Reflections Artists!
Thank you and congratulations to our amazing Challenger artists who shared their creativity and talent through their Reflections entries under the theme "Show Your Voice!"    2022-2023 Challenger Reflections Participants:   Nathaniel Lee Breanna Liao Danny Miranda Oyervides Loreen Grace Clemente Noah Lee Zoe Fischl* Evelyn Chan* Shrihaan Prasanth* Sophie Wu* Rishika Chinthakindi* Jeevika Manney* Jiayin (Anita) He* Ishi Misra* Arjun Subramanian* Vihaan Pai* Ruby Chan* Ian Gao*   *Artists advancing to the District level   We would like to invite the Challenger community to come and celebrate our artists at a special reception on Wednesday 11/16 at 6:00pm in ... read full article
Support PTA When you ShopAmy Senior9/28/20226/21/2023
Support PTA When you Shop
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Gift-a-Book Returns!Amy Senior10/4/20226/14/2023
Gift-a-Book Returns!
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TEAMAmy Senior8/6/20228/20/2022
PTA FAQAmy Senior8/2/20229/30/2022
PTA FAQ
Challenger PTA Frequently Asked Questions What is PTA? The Challenger Parent Teacher Association (PTA) is a group of parents and teachers/staff at Challenger who work together to provide enrichment activities for all our students. Some examples of what we fiscally support and volunteer our time to organize are: Back to School Popsicle Social, Winter & Spring events like Bingo and Art Walk, Eager Reader, Book Swap, Book Fair, Festival of Cultures, Science Fair, Science Enrichment, Popcorn Fridays, Teacher Grants for classroom enrichment, Art Docents and Reflections, and Teacher Appreciation events. Why should I join? The number-one reason to join Challenger ... read full article