Friday Updates – Happy Valentine’s Day!

Arco Iris Care Week – A huge thank you to everyone for making this week such a success. We will have all the details and some pictures too in an upcoming post. But let’s just say we were overwhelmed (in a good way) with the response!

Buenas Tardes – New Pick Up Entrance (Buenas Tardes EntranceStarting this week, Buenas Tardes will be using the Wilson Street entrance for afternoon pick up after 4:30pm. You will still need to call 971-217-1645 in order to be let into the building but the entrance has shelter from inclement weather and easy access from Wilson Street. 

Our Fourth Annual Fiesta Night and Auction is coming up on April 12.  Invitations went home earlier this week.  If we missed yours, please stop by the office for an extra. Tickets go on sale March 3!  We are looking for people who have contacts or connections regarding the following:

    • Rafting on the Deschutes
    • Ashland or Crater Lake Connection
    • Aquilla Art Glass
    • Fishing Charter by Pacific City
    • Saki One in Forest Grove
    • 2 Martini Glasses and Shaker
    • Signed Author Books (Beverly Cleary, Jeff Kinney, Suzanne Collins, Rick Riordan)
    • Limo Ride
    • Space Needle or other Seattle Activity
    • Voodoo Donuts
    • Any restaurants in Vail or Beavercreek, CO

If you can help out, please email Denise Ptacek, Auction Procurement Chair 

Coffee with Jan – Mark your calendars to attend our first Principal coffee hour on Tuesday, February 25th starting right after drop off until 9:30am. Bring your little ones, get informed, and get to know someone new at Arco Iris – we look forward to seeing you there!

Science and Engineering Fair – We need your help to do some behind the scenes work on the event planning and logistics – judges in particular are needed! We have a rubric and checklist to follow for judging, so it’s not as hard as it may sound. There are a number of other volunteer jobs available, most take less than 2 hours of your time and are essential to making the Science & Engineering Fair a great event. Please sign up at HERE to help if you can, and contact Kirstin Pinit with any questions about volunteering.

Arco Iris Family Event – Winterhawks! Get ready for fun and join fellow Arco Iris families next Saturday, February 22nd, at the Memorial Coliseum. Tickets for our group are just $12 per person and are easy to purchase and print directly through this link on their website. You need to get your tickets by February 17th. To get the $12 price enter our promo code when prompted: ARCOIRIS in all caps. We can’t wait to see you there! Contact Becky Schiefelbein with any questions. Winterhawks flier

The PTO is restructuring! As our school grows, the PTO is addressing the new needs of the school by changing the way it is structured and how we share in projects to support our staff and the school board. Today a new PTO structure was voted in – PTO Reorg-final. If you are interested in filling any of the new position this year or next year please email the PTO.

Congratulations Michelle Black! Michelle was voted in as the PTO’s new Volunteer coordinator. She will be looking for some good helpers. Michelle will be sharing the PTO email.

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