Weekly Events September 20th

The whole child at work in our courtyard!

Cider Press at the PCS Farm
Saturday, September 22nd, 10am-2pm
Our school farm on Vashon Island is lovely this time of year! Join families of all levels for a cider pressing and picnic. Make sure to bring a vessel to bring cider home, also bring your own picnic, blanket & utensils, plan to pack out garbage and recycling.

If you plan to travel on 99 check for closures

Directions to the farm

Ferry Schedule

Farm safety guidelines

Volunteer Fair
Monday, September 24th
Grab a cup of coffee and visit event tables to chat with volunteer coordinators and learn all about the great volunteer opportunities at PCS! Between 8:15-9am, 11:30-12 and 2:30-3:30 in the front parking lot  

Elementary Philosophy Night
Tuesday, September 25th, 7pm
The topic for the evening will be preparing the classroom environment & aspects of the home for the growing Elementary child. Look for a short pre-reading on the second plane in your folders.

Art Studio Needs request from Rob
Foam Core and Mat Board: take your children with you to your local frame shop and ask them if they have scraps of foam core and mat board that they could donate. If you develop a relationship with a shop they may start saving pieces for us.

Tubes of watercolor: any tubes of watercolor that you aren’t going to use, students will!

NO SCHOOL Staff Retreat
Friday, October 5th
All staff will meet at the farm to prepare the work spaces and meet as teams to support experiences in nature for children of all ages.

New Parent Orientation
Wednesday, October 24th, 6pm
Join Dorrie for a brief discussion of parent life at Pacific Crest. Then enjoy a brief break to mingle and have a snack before our visiting speaker.

All School Parent Education
Wednesday, October 24th, 7pm
Teacher trainer and founding teacher of the Hershey Montessori Farm School in Ohio, Laurie Ewert-Krocker, will give us a special presentation following her visit to our farm program.

Parent Conferences
October 31st-November 2nd

Pop Up Arts Night
Saturday, November 10th
Make sure you have this great party marked on your calendar!

Calling all artists! Pop up Arts Night is a great opportunity for artists in our community to sell their original artwork, prints, jewelry and artisan crafts. Please forward this submission form on to any artists and artisans who may be interested in participating. The event is on Saturday, November 10, the deadline for submissions is October 28.

If you are interested in learning more about volunteering, please visit us at the volunteer fair this coming Monday or email popupartsnight@pacificcrest.org.


Get your beautiful Pacific Crest t-shirts, sweatshirts, duffle bags and coffee mugs in the main gallery through September or any time at pacificcrest.org/store.