Category Archives: School Information

Information Night, February 16 for Incoming Families

Eckstein will be hosting an Information Night on Thursday, February 16th, from 6:30 to 7:30p.m for our new and prospective 5th grade risers and their families.  NO reservations required.  Also, there will be no planned or “self-guided tours” as we … Continue reading

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ECKSTEIN SUPPLY LIST FOR 2011-2012 All Students:

 One 2-3” heavy duty three-ring notebook (no expanding folders or trapper keepers)  Notebook dividers (5 tab minimum)  Pencil pouch  Writing supplies: one dozen sharpened pencils, 8 pens (black or blue ink), highlighter, colored pencils  Pencil … Continue reading

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Archival Photos in the Seattle P-I

The Seattle P-I just posted some great archival photos taken when Eckstein Junior High opened in 1950. There is also a brief biography of Nathan Eckstein. Click here to read the story on the Big Blog.

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MAP Testing – Letter from the District 9-15-10

Dear Families: During the next few weeks, your student will take tests called Measures of Academic Progress™ (MAP). We give students MAP tests to determine your child’s instructional level; to measure academic growth throughout the school year; and to measure … Continue reading

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Welcome to Eckstein – Fall 2010

A Welcome to Eckstein letter was sent home to all Eckstein families the week of August 9th.  If you didn’t receive one, click on the link below to download a copy.  The letter contains important dates, including the First Day … Continue reading

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ECKSTEIN SUPPLY LIST FOR 2010-2011

All Students:  One 2-3” heavy duty three-ring notebook (no expanding folders or trapper keepers)  Notebook dividers (5 tab minimum)  Pencil pouch  Writing supplies: one dozen sharpened pencils; 8 pens (black or blue ink); highlighter; colored pencils … Continue reading

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Tentative 2010-2011 School Year Calendar – Draft 1/28/10

Sept 8:  First Day of School for Students Nov 25-26: Thanksgiving Holiday Dec 20-31:  Winter Break Feb 22-25, 2011:  Mid-Winter Break Apr 18-22, 2011:  Spring Break June 21, 2011:  Last Day for Students

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2 Hour Early Dismissal Days

Families, Eckstein students will be dismissed at 12:35 on the following days this school year for teacher Professional Development. September 29, 30 October 27, 28 February 2, 3 March 2, 3 May 19

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Transportation Information

Eckstein Families,   Bus assignments should be sent out around the week of August 17, 2009.  If you have not received any information from the District’sTransportation Department about a bus assignment, that means your child is NOT assigned to a … Continue reading

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Survey about the Seattle Public Schools Schools Web Site

Update: the survey is now closed.  Thank you to everyone who participated. Seattle Public Schools has created a survey about the district’s web site and would appreciate feedback from the public.  The survey will take you about 10 minutes to complete.

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