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Madrona Bear Facts      Welcome to Madrona Nongraded School, a K-8 school in the Edmonds School District. Located in the southwest corner of the District, the school has over 650 students, including students from the North Puget Sound Deaf and Hard of Hearing Program.
     Madrona Nongraded School is supported by the Madrona Integrated Team (MIT), the parent-teacher-student organization founded in 1991. MIT is a Washington State non-profit corporation, recognized by the Internal Revenue Service under code 501c3.

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12 June 2014

Edm Sch Dist: Upcoming report card changes

Dear Edmonds School District Elementary Families: We would like to share with you several changes we are making to our elementary report cards beginning this spring. The first involves a change in how elementary families receive report cards at the end of the year, aligning K-6 with the method and timeline used for middle and […]

11 June 2014

Info: Person coming on schools’ properties-UPDATE

UPDATE: June 12, 2014 Dear Madrona and Sherwood Families – Our thanks go out to the City of Edmonds Police. A permanent criminal no trespass warning has been issued to the individual we informed you about on Tuesday, June 10. Please let us know if you have questions. Community Relations —- Dear Madrona and Sherwood […]

27 May 2014

Incoming kindergarten play dates & Picnic play date

Incoming kindergarten play dates will be held on the big playground at Madrona (next to the track) on Wednesday 8/6, Thursday 8/14, and Friday 8/22 at 10am. Picnic play date (all families welcome..new and returning, all ages, bring a blanket and dinner!) will be Wednesday 8/27 at 6pm. For more information contact Tiara Andress at […]

08 May 2014

Joe Rice Scholarship Application Time

Do you know someone who attended Madrona and is graduating from High School this year? If so, they could be eligible for the Joe Rice Scholarship worth $1000 for their college education. For more information, read the letter below that details how to apply. Applications must be returned to Madrona on or before Tuesday, May […]

02 May 2014

Calling All Artists and Crafters

We are still looking for artists willing to donate items for the auction. The silent auction will be held during the Art Walk on May 22nd. Please download the procurement form and submit with donated items. These items can be dropped off at the main office, Attn: Art Walk. If you have further questions please […]

15 April 2014

Sounders tickets!! Sounders tickets!! Sounders tickets!!

Seattle Sounders FC and Madrona K-8 has teamed up to offer tickets to three matches this spring and summer: Saturday May 17- San Jose Sunday Jul 13- Portlandia Saturday Jul 19- Tottenham Hotspur Come sit in the Madrona K-8 Section at CenturyLink Field as the Sounders face off against MLS rivals San Jose and Portlandia […]

19 March 2014

Madrona Children’s Theater Presents The Wizard of Oz

Show Dates at Mountlake Terrace High School Ruby Cast Thursday, 3/20 7pm ASL intrepreted Saturday, 3/22 2pm ASL intrepreted Saturday, 3/22 7pm Emerald Cast Friday, 3/21 7pm Sunday, 3/23 12:30 pm Sunday, 3/23 5:00 pm Prices $10 for adults/teens age 14 and up $5 for children Stop by the ticket table in the mornings outside […]

27 January 2014

Madrona Family Dance – Fri, Jan 31

MIT and Madrona Middle School present “A Night at the USO” Family Dance on Friday January 31st from 6:30-8:30pm in the gym. Come listen to the Madrona and Edmonds Woodway High School Jazz Bands as they entertain us with songs from an earlier time. Come in your best 1940′s outfit and enter the costume contest. Pizza, Pie, […]

27 January 2014

Need 6 Volunteers For Levy/Bond Phone Bank

We’re in need of just 6 parent volunteers to work the phone banks on Saturday, February 1st from 2:35-4:00pm. The phone calls will be to those people that have voted yes in past elections on school levies & bonds. There’s a predetermined script to follow, and munchies to munch on. The importance of the upcoming […]

21 January 2014

Madrona K8: 12th Man Pride

21 January 2014

MIT Nominations due Jan 24

13 January 2014

MIT Elections & Treasurer Replacement

Now seeking nominations for the following positions. Why are we holding elections so early this year?  See the January Bear Facts Newsletter for the answer.  Please contact current Board members (click on their names below) with any questions.  Send all nominations to Sheree Gibson. Parent Chair (Cathy Baran) Vice Treasurer (Anna Gardner) Recorder (Sheree Gibson) […]

14 November 2013

Book Chat cancelled

Mrs. Fischer needs to cancel the book chat that was scheduled for Thurs, November 14th.

30 October 2013

Parent Tour: Nov 7th

All prospective parents, the next Madrona tour in next Thursday November 7th.  This is your chance to tour the school and see what Madrona is about. Tours must be done before entering your child in the lottery. The tour starts at 9:45am sharp. Please be aware this is close to the start of school and therefore the […]

27 September 2013

Oct 27 – Sounders Match Fundraiser

The Seattle Sounders have offered discounted tickets to Madrona K-8 families for the October 27 match against the Los Angeles Galaxy. Here are the details: Seattle Sounders v. LA Galaxy Sunday. October 27 Century Link Field 6:00 PM kick-off Tickets are $18.00/each (reg $27.00/each) for 3rd level seating. But wait. There’s more: The Sounders will […]

17 September 2013

Move 60!

Move 60! is coming to Madrona.  Move 60! is a before school exercise and activity class for students in grades 2-6. The goal of the program is to increase the opportunities for students to be active beyond the school day, with the intention of fighting the childhood obesity epidemic, improving student health, and providing students […]

09 September 2013

Volunteers needed for 2013 Bear Feet Fun Run

Please consider volunteering to help set up, clean up, count laps, or tally lap sheets. Our preferred method for volunteer sign-ups this year is online. Go to www.SignUpGenius.com/go/9040F49ADAF2FA02-2013 and sign-up by Wednesday, October 2nd. If paper sign-ups are easier for you, the volunteer form can be found at www.madronabearfacts.com. Just go to Quick Links on […]

02 August 2013

New Parent Tours – Thurs, Sept 12

All prospective parents, this is your first chance of the year to tour the school and see what Madrona is about. Tours must be done before entering your child in the lottery. The tour starts at 9:45am sharp. Please be aware this is close to the start of school and therefore the parking lot will […]

29 July 2013

Back to School Night

You are invited to Madrona Middle School’s Back-to-school dessert night Wednesday, August 28 6:30-7:30 pm Parents and middle school students will meet with home room teachers, receive class schedules and receive a tutorial for accessing Skyward and teacher websites. Bring your favorite dessert to share with your friends. Questions?  Please contact Sharann Pollock 425-431-2909 or […]

29 July 2013

Summer Preparation

Language Arts There will be a reading project on a contemporary issue during the first two months of school. You can get a head start by reading a realistic fiction book this summer. Details for the project are available on the language arts website. You also need to be familiar with the eight parts of […]