Eckstein Weekly News
September 15, 2023
- Sep. 18: Girls Soccer Tryouts (4-5:30 pm on the field)
- Sep. 19: Ultimate Frisbee Tryouts - 8th AND 6th Graders Only (4 - 5:30 pm)
- Sep. 20: Ultimate Frisbee Tryouts - 7th Graders Only (2:45-4:15 pm)
- Sep. 21: Girls Soccer Tryouts (4-5:30 pm on the field)
- Sep. 22: Ultimate Frisbee - 7th & 8th Graders Only (4 - 5:30 pm)
- Sep. 27: Curriculum Night (6:30-8:15 pm)
- Sep. 29: 6th Grade Eagle Night (7 - 8:30 pm)
Eckstein Yearbooks Available to Order Now
Yearbooks are $30. Please order on Schoolpay located in your student’s Source account or here: https://schoolpay.com/
You can also have your student bring a check made out to Eckstein Middle School or $30 cash to the Main Office.
Yearbooks are distributed during the last week of school in June.
Yearbook Ordering Windows
September 6 – September 26, 2023
November 27 – December 14, 2023
How to Order School Pictures
Eckstein Spirit Gear Now Available to Order on SchoolPay
You can now order 2023/24 Eckstein Spirit Gear on SchoolPay. You can access SchoolPay when you log into your parent/guardian access to the Source or go to schoolpay.com and use your Source user name & password.
Below are just a few examples of what we offer.
Curriculum Night - September 27 (6:30 - 8:15 pm)
Welcome back Parents/Guardians:
Come and meet the team of teachers working with your child!
Curriculum Night will be on Wednesday, September 27, 2023, from 6:30-8:15pm.
Parents will follow their student’s schedule of classes. Each class meets for 10 minutes with a 5 minute passing period to get to the next class.
This event is for parents/guardians only.
Curriculum Night Schedule:
6:00-6:25 OPTIONAL: Learn about the Source/Schoology with Ms. Sterling in the Library and our Sexual Health Instruction Overview in room 108.
6:30-6:45 Homeroom (Welcome Video with Administration Team, Wellness Team, and Support Staff)
6:50-7:00 1st Period
7:05-7:15 2nd Period
7:20-7:30 3rd Period
7:35-7:45 4th Period
7:50-8:00 5th period
8:05-8:15 6th Period
Be on the lookout for your child’s schedule and Eckstein map during the week of September 25, 2023!
Eckstein Library Available to Students Before & After School
One Sixth Grade Ultimate Frisbee Coach Still Needed
Flu & COVID Vaccination Clinic at Eckstein - September 23 (9-3 pm)
Seattle Visiting Nurses will have COVID and Flu vaccination clinic at Eckstein. As soon as we get the registration link, we will send it out. They accept most insurance plans. Patients without insurance may elect to pay out-of-pocket at the time of service, but information on free COVID boosters for the uninsured is set to be released in the coming weeks. This will be a federal partnership with retail pharmacies.
Sixth Grade Eagle Night - September 29 (7-8:30 pm)
We’re putting on a 6th grade ONLY game night on Friday, September 29th from 7-8:30pm. Tickets will be on sale on Schoolpay from Monday, September 18 until THURSDAY, September 28 at noon for $3. Tickets are $5 CASH at the door. Please speak with the wellness department if your child needs a scholarship.
We need parent volunteers for shifts and for bake sale items. Please sign up here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0B48A8A623A13-44336803-6thgrade
Mohan Ski Bus Information
Attention skiers and snowboarders! The Northeast Seattle Snowsports Ski Bus, a group from the Mohan Skiing and Boarding non-profit organization, will run again this year! This is not a school sponsored event or sport but runs with parent and community volunteers, who are essential to providing kids a great experience on the bus and the mountain.
Students signups and registration open October 1st on the www.skimohan.com website.
Adult chaperones are needed—Contact NESeattlesnowsports@gmail.com for more information.
Information about Students who Ride ZUM School Buses
Next week, if your student rides on a ZUM school bus they will receive a ZUM bus card. Please be on the lookout for an email with further details and instructions on who to use the features of this card.