Little Cedars Elementary

Home of the Wolverines - October 22nd

Message from the Principals

Dear Little Cedars Families,

We are in need of baby pictures for our 6th graders by November 5th. Please email the Yearbook committee your pictures at

Next week we will begin our SBA testing for 4th- 6th grades. Little Cedars is scheduled to take the tests ELA CAT on October 28th, Math CAT on November 2nd, and WCAS (6th grade only) on November 4th.

For more information about the SBA and WCAS tests, visit:, and click on the name of the test. To try out an online SBA practice test or WCAS training test, visit:

Anne Nielsen and Ryan Painter

Principal and Assistant Principal

Picture Retake Day

Conferences and Virtual Book Fair

Conferences will be held on November 8th, 9th, and 10th. Students will be released at 11:20 on those three days and also on November 12th. Remember there will be no school on November 11th. These conferences will all be Zoom conferences. If you have not signed up yet, please click on your child's teacher below to be directed to their class sign-up sheet.


Ms. Carr

Mrs. Gates

Mrs. McMaster

Miss Johnson

1st Grade:

Mrs. Bielski

Ms. Leck

Mrs. Spinner

2nd Grade:

Mrs. Dearmon

Mrs. Graves

Mrs. Ingram-Bate

Mrs. Halvorson/ Mrs. Nermo

3rd Grade:

Mrs. Leo

Ms. McCormack

Mrs. Pederson

Mrs. Vaule

4th Grade:

Mrs. Habib

Mrs. Hubbard

Mrs. Petruzzi-Benson

5th Grade:

Ms. Collins

Mrs. Jones

Mrs. Pladsen

6th Grade:

Mrs. Divito

Mr. Pickett

Mr. Rogers

4th, 5th and 6th Grade:

Mrs. Winter

We will also be having a Virtual Book Fair. More info. will come as we get closer. Our fair will be open Nov. 1st - Nov, 14th. Here is a link for more information:


Please make sure to pack extra masks in your student's backpack. Students are needing a spare mask when theirs gets wet or dirty.

Save the date- SEF Annual Fundraising Auction

The Snohomish Education Foundation (SEF) invites you to join them at their Annual Fundraising Auction - “Imagine ... Bright Futures" - on Saturday, November 20, at the Tulalip Casino Resort.

The annual auction is their main fundraising event to benefit district students, teachers, and families. Since 1986, the SEF has granted more than $2.5 million in scholarships to graduating high school seniors, funded more than $954,000 in classroom grants to teachers and staff, and more than $524,000 in Snohomish School District K-12 programs.

Event schedule

  • 6 p.m. - Silent auction
  • 7:45 p.m. - Dinner
  • 8 p.m. - Live auction

Ticket cost (per person)
  • $110 - Early-bird special
  • $125 - After October 26

For more information call 360-568-5292 or email To register online visit Tulalip discounted rooms are available by calling 1-866-716-7162. Mention the "Snohomish Education Foundation Auction" to receive a discount and reserve your room for this fun, charitable event!

Volunteer Application

We are hoping in the near future to be able to have volunteers on campus again. Please take the time to fill our our volunteer application:

Info is available here on your school website -

Pre-order your yearbook!

Don't forget to pre-order your yearbook at for $17! Yearbooks are distributed the last week of the school year. Scholarships are available for families in financial need.

Upcoming important dates:

  • Monday, November 8-Friday, November 12, 2021 - Parent-Teacher Conferences
  • Thursday, November 11, 2021 - Veterans Day (no school)
  • Friday, November 12, 2021 - Half-day early release
  • Wednesday, November 24, 2021 - Half-day early release
  • Thursday, November 25-Friday, November 26, 2021 - Thanksgiving Break (no school)
  • Friday, December 17, 2021 - Half-day early release
  • Monday, December 20-Friday, December 31, 2021 - Winter Break (no school)
  • Monday, January 17, 2022 - Martin Luther King Jr. Day (no school)
  • Monday, January 31, 2022 - Non-Student Day (no school)
  • Friday, February 18-Monday, February 21, 2022 - Mid-Winter Break (no school)
  • Monday, March 28-Friday, April 1, 2022- Parent-Teacher Conferences
  • Friday, April 1, 2022 - Half-day early release
  • Monday, April 4-Friday, April 8, 2022 - Spring Break (no school)
  • Monday, May 30, 2022 - Memorial Day (no school)
  • Friday, June 17, 2022 - Last Day of School (tentative pending any snow/inclement weather make-up days)

Non-Discrimination Notice

The Snohomish School District does not discriminate in any programs or activities on the basis of sex, race, creed, religion, color, national origin, age, veteran or military status, sexual orientation, gender expression or identity, disability, or the use of a trained dog guide or service animal and provides equal access to the Boy Scouts and other designated youth groups. The following employees have been designated to handle questions and complaints of alleged discrimination: Civil Rights Coordinator, Title IX Coordinator and ADA – Darryl Pernat, 1601 Avenue D, Snohomish, WA 98290, 360-563-7285,; Section 504 Coordinator and Harassment, Intimidation and Bullying – Shawn Stevenson, 1601 Avenue D, Snohomish, WA 98290, 360-563-7282,