Volunteers Are Still Needed for Science Night

Science Night is this Friday, Dec. 1, and we still need volunteers to help us pull off the event!  Please take a moment to look at what we need, and consider volunteering some of your time.  Even just 30 minutes could be a big help! Questions?  Email Nicolle at

Here is the sign up link:

It is a going to be a great night!



It’s the time of year at Highland Terrace when we prepare a plate full of holiday cookies for all teachers and staff members.  This year we’ll be collecting the cookies and making the plates on Wednesday, December 13th.

To make this delicious delivery happen, it takes about 65 bakers.

How can you help?

  • Provide two dozen of your favorite holiday treats and/or
  • Help assemble the cookie plates

Cookies must be dropped off in the teachers’ break room by 9 am on Dec. 13th. We will start assembling the boxes right after the first bell.

To sign up: 

Thank you in advance for your help,


Spring Art Walk Planning Team

It’s time to plan our Spring Art Walk and Fundraiser! Come join the planning meeting on Wednesday, March 22, at 9 am in the front office conference room. Coordinators are needed for the following areas: Volunteers, Crafts, Artwork Display, Classroom Projects, Gift Card Grab, and Bank. There are all sizes of jobs available, leading up through the day of the art walk. Also, we’re looking for one or two people who might be interested in taking the lead on this fun event! If you have any questions or would like more info, please contact Leslie at or Jill at


Volunteer Opportunities – Einstein Middle School PTSA

6th Grade Parents — Ready for middle school?  Check out the volunteer opportunities at Einstein Middle School:

Volunteer Opportunities – Einstein Middle School PTSA

Einstein PTSA has some immediate needs. Perhaps you can help! Please email to get more information or to fill a position!

This entry was posted on March 22, 2017, in News, Wanted.

Highland Terrace School Library Wish List

Want to make a donation to the school but not sure what to get? Our Librarian, Alicia Wilson, has put together this Amazon wish list for the school library. You can have these books shipped to your address and dropped them off at the school or have them shipped directly to the school:

Alicia Wilson
Highland Terrace Elementary School
100 North 160th
Shoreline, WA 98133

This entry was posted on March 22, 2017, in News, Wanted.

Calling all bakers!

Every year we prepare a plate full of holiday cookies for all teachers and staff members. Cookies must be dropped off in the teachers’ break room on Tuesday, Dec. 13th by 9 am. To sign up: Send an email to or sign up here: and indicate “cookie plate” on the form! Tell us if you’d like to be a baker, want to help assemble plates, or both!

This entry was posted on December 5, 2016, in News, Wanted.

HT Playground – Looking for Toys!

The HT playground is a fun place to be these days.  We are looking for a few sturdy hand-me-downs to add to our fun.  If you have any of the following items please bring them to the office labeled Lisa Cornell.

We are looking for:

  • Matchbox/hot wheels cars, sturdy plastic cars/trucks
  • Gently used tennis balls
  • Connect 4
  • Tub of chalk
  • Complete card game sets
  • Trac Ball set
This entry was posted on October 10, 2016, in Wanted.


Please watch this 2 minute video that explains this wonderful program we plan to implement in all 2nd grade classrooms next year.  If you know a parent or friend who might be interested in volunteering as a Roots Of Empathy Instructor at HT, please have them contact our Counselor, Teresa Osborn, at (206) 393-4341, ext. 5, or More information about Roots of Empathy can be found at

This entry was posted on May 26, 2016, in News, Wanted.