All School Hearts and Arrows Dance

Laurelhurst Elementary’s Hearts and Arrows All-School Family Dance is this Friday, doors opening at 6:30. Cost is $5 per person or $20 per family (pay at the door). Join us for fun tunes, dancing, glow toys, and concessions with your friends and neighbors!

Scholarships are available. Please contact Emily Rosen, School Counselor (206-252-5436) for more information.

Join us for the LUAU!

Laurelhurst Luau – All School Dance benefiting the 5th grade class


Come hang ten and dance the night away at the LUAU!

Friday, February 8th – from 6:30 – 9 p.m. in the Cafeteria

There will be a lip sync contest (sign-ups in the Library), photo booth, and concessions for purchase.

Tickets available at the door – $5 per child, or $20 per family

Scholarships available through Emily Rosen email:



Support Community Outreach with Scrip

Scrip has returned to Laurelhurst Elementary! The PTA is selling gift cards. The proceeds are earmarked for the Laurelhurst Elementary Commuity Outreach Fund.
Families can purchase scrip by contacting Beth Cogan at [email protected] or by visiting our table on Thursday, Nov 15 (7:40-8:10 am) and Friday, Nov 16 (2:15-2:40 pm) on the  North Playground.
We are collecting grocery gift cards which will be distributed through our counselor to support Food Stability over the Thanksgiving holidays. These cards can be purchased from or dropped off at the table.

Order and pick-up forms are available here:


Kid’s Carnival – Signups Needed

It’s October and that means it will soon be time for our Kids Carnival. For those new to Laurelhurst, the Kids Carnival is a Halloween-themed party held at school with fun games and activities! This event raises money for the Laurelhurst PTA but, more importantly, it is a fun event for our kids and community. It only happens with the power of parent volunteers. We need parents from all classes to sign up to run the activity assigned to your child’s class.
Here’s the link to the sign up genius:

Crewcuts and J Crew – back to school shopping event

Friday, September 7th from 4 – 9 pm
Crewcuts and J. Crew @ U Village are hosting a back to school event benefiting the Laurelhurst PTA!

Open to anyone – friends, family, neighbors – simply mention that you’re shopping to support the Laurelhurst PTA and receive a 20% off discount with 3 or more Crewcuts items, and 20% off $125 or more at J. Crew. 
10% of the sales from the event will go to the LES PTA!

News for Incoming Kindergarten Families

Welcome Playdates!

The LES (Laurelhurst Elementary School)  PTA Community Outreach Team is excited to welcome our kindergarten and other new families to our school! We will be scheduling three “get to know you” playdates. One playdate will be at Laurelhurst Park, one at Ravenna Park Playground, and one at University Heights Playground. If you are able to help, please respond to our poll,, by Tuesday 9 PM. All families are welcome!


Sept. 5-7 Family Connections

Kindergarten students: Before starting school, each new kindergartner’s family is offered the chance to meet with their student’s teacher to begin building a home-school partnership. So that teachers can meet with families, the kindergarten start date is postponed three days, to the Mon., Sept. 10, 2018.

If you need interpretation services, please request an interpreter when you are contacted for an appointment.