Decatur Weekly Newsletter

December 4, 2020

Scholar Led Conferences Are Next Week!

Hello Gators! Scholar Led Conferences (SLCs) start next Wednesday afternoon and go through early Friday afternoon. Families, please continue to check your email for message from your scholars SEL/CCR teacher to get your scholars conference scheduled. Please remember that SLCs are REQUIRED for all scholars. We also request that an adult family member also attends the SLC with their scholar. During the conference, you will learn about your scholars current academic progress, their progress towards graduation, go over transcripts, attendance and much more.

If you're having difficulty scheduling your scholars SLC for any reason, you can email your scholars SEL/CCR teacher directly or give us a call at 253-945-5200. See you next week!

Join Us To Hear More About Our New Healthcare Center for Decatur Scholars!

There will be a Decatur Family Webinar next Tuesday at 5:30 PM. Please join us to hear more about this exciting new service that will be available to our Decatur scholars.

The new center will be located on the TAF@Saghalie campus. Please take a look at the attached flyers for more information.

The link for next Tuesday's Decatur Family Webinar will be sent via email on Monday. See you there!

The Decatur Theatre Company Presents: It's a Wonderful Life - A Live Radio Play

Tickets for the Decatur HS virtual winter play “It’s a Wonderful Life” will go on sale on Monday, December 14 on the Decatur High School website.

Performances are scheduled for 7:00 PM on December 16, 17, and 18.

Ticket prices will be $5.00. The admission price is intended to provide a link for one household to view the virtual performance.

Don't miss it!

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Career Center Senior Support Night!

Wednesday, Dec. 9th, 6-8pm

This is an online event.

The Career Center is having a Senior Support night next Wednesday from 6-8 PM to help students with:

Applications and Essays

Financial Aid


High School and Beyond Plan


Here is the Zoom meeting link:

See you there!

School to You Textbook and Supply Delivery - Happening Weekly!

On Mondays, the School to You Program will deliver Quarter 2 textbooks and school supplies to Decatur scholars at their designated bus stops. Bus stop times and locations are updated regularly so please double-check the time and location of your designated stop in StudentVUE/ParentVUE each week. Please remember that face masks must be worn at pick-up.

Attention 9th Graders! If you had English Language Arts during Quarter 1, can you please return your Persepolis book? Thank you!

Reminder - Buildings Closed to the Public

This is a reminder that, due to the rise in COVID cases, school buildings are closed to the public and the doors will be locked, however we are still here to serve you via phone and email! If you have a need that can only be addressed in-person, please call 253-945-5200 to schedule an appointment. Please understand that everyone must wear a face mask at all times, adhere to social distancing guidelines and pass a mandatory basic health screening to be allowed to enter the building. Thank you!

Drive-Thru Textbook and Material Pick-up for Quarter 2!

Wednesday, Dec. 16th, 9am-3pm

2800 Southwest 320th Street

Federal Way, WA

There will be no drive-thru material pick-up next week. The next drive-thru is scheduled for Wednesday, December 16th for those who were unable to be at their bus stop for the School to You drop-off.

Pick-up will be in the bus loop.

To keep everyone safe and healthy, face coverings are required when you pick up items.

Attention 9th Graders! If you had English Language Arts during Quarter 1, can you please return your Persepolis book? Thank you!