ReflectionsCatharine Holtan6/20/202011/2/2020
FEELING CREATIVE?  TAKE PART IN NEXT YEAR'S REFLECTIONS COMPETITION! Each year the National PTA sponsors an art competition for writers, composers, dancers, photographers, and visual artists. Next year's theme is " I MATTER BECAUSE..."  We want to encourage kids passionate in these areas to get to work on a fabulous piece of art to share! Directions and guidelines can be found  here ,  and entry form can be found  here . Questions can be emailed to our Reflections Chair,  Armaity Irani  and/or the district Reflections Chairperson Kristen Allen-Bentsen .  Let the theme inspire you and the creativity flow! We can't wait to see ... read full article
Caring Through SharingCatharine Holtan11/18/201912/2/2019
Caring Through Sharing
Our Caring through Sharing Holiday Gift Barn  program is underway! This Issaquah Food & Clothing Bank program helps provide gifts for deserving families in the area during the holidays. Cougar Ridge’s  Gingerbread Village  is in the hallway near the entrance of the school. Bags for your purchased gifts are under the Gingerbread Village wall. All gifts are due back by Monday, December 2nd . Questions? Contact Jenny Adlakha .  ... read full article
Chess ClubCatharine Holtan9/21/201910/13/2019
Chess Club
Cougar Ridge Chess Club is accepting applications. Deadline to apply is October 13th for the first session.  Please click here  for more information and to fill out an application. Questions? Contact Randi Letendre . ... read full article
Spiritwear is Here!Catharine Holtan8/28/201910/21/2019
Spiritwear is Here!
Cougar Ridge  Spiritwear deadline has been extended and  is now  on sale  through 10/21!  We have a new design logo and new collectibles, including a cool new hatch pack and a cute cuffed beanie. We are also continuing to offer our popular athletic wear and tees with rhinestone lettering. We have added lots of items for parents and staff too!  Show off your CR pride and check out the gear  here !  Contact  Kalpa Baghasingh  or  Summer Heacock   with any questions. ... read full article
Book FairCatharine Holtan6/24/20209/4/2020
Book Fair
Scholastic Summer Read-a-Palooza Virtual Book Fair: Let’s make this a summer of reading to remember! You’re invited to shop our Read-a-Palooza Virtual Book Fair now through September 4, 2020 to support our school and help students discover favorite characters, series, and collections all summer long. Find the same exclusive titles as our in-school Book Fair. Orders ship direct to home with FREE shipping on book-only orders over $25. All purchases benefit our school and earn 25% in rewards. Visit our Book Fair Homepage and click “Shop Now” to get started. To ensure our school gets credit for each purchase, shoppers must access the Virtual Book Fair through this homepage. ... read full article
YearbookCatharine Holtan2/23/20204/17/2020
Don’t forget to order your yearbook for the 19-20 school year!  Did you know that over 90% of our students choose to receive a yearbook? Please click  here  to pre-order your yearbook now if you have not already. Do not plan on extra yearbooks being available at the end of the year for purchase. Contact  Catharine Holtan  with any questions.  Can’t remember if you have already bought a yearbook?  Just contact  Catharine  and she can let you know! We need your classroom photos for the yearbook ! The 2019-2020 yearbook is due to the publisher in two weeks and the following classrooms still need photos: Mrs. Zaslow, ... read full article
Art Fair and Art WalkCatharine Holtan2/3/20202/22/2020
Art Fair and Art Walk
Please join us for the Art Fair and Art Walk on February 27 th 6:30-8:00PM in the MPR . Submit any piece of art you like for display and come see art that other students have completed! There will be art stations and lots of fun for the whole family. Please submit your labeled art to the black art portfolio folder in the office by February 26th. Look out for a flyer coming home next week. We need volunteers! Please contact Vivian Bae and Danielle Kolesnikov if you are interested in helping or have any questions. ... read full article
Auction 2020Catharine Holtan8/28/20196/30/2020
Auction 2020
A huge THANK YOU to all who supported the Cougar Ridge PTSA during our Online Auction! To date, the 2020 Auction has brought in $180K ! After expenses, $129K will go directly to the PTSA to support staff and student programs, and  $27.5K will fund our Technology Initiative! We are grateful for such incredible generosity from our community during these challenging times. We also anticipate receiving more funds in company matching . If your employer matches donations, please consider submitting for a company match ! Our Fund the Future and Party Sign-ups are still online for donations, so please check them out ... read full article