Category Archives: News

New Friends of the Cottonwood School Blog Coming Soon!

We are excited to announce that Friends of the Cottonwood School is working on a new blog! Stay tuned!

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Friends Annual Report 2016 – 2017 ~ Thank You for a Great Year!

Annual Report 2016-2017 Friends of SW Charter School, your parent-teacher organization, would like to thank everyone who has volunteered their time in any way this school year! Your participation, from driving on field trips to coordinating major fundraising events, helps … Continue reading

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Spring Dance Tomorrow Night ~ Friday, May 19th!

Our Spring Dance is happening tomorrow Friday, May 19th from 6 to 8:30 pm in the SWCS Dance Club (aka the Great Room)! We’re still looking for a few volunteers to help us the night of the dance — set up, … Continue reading

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Summer Art Challenge Bingo Sheet from Teacher Melissa!

Dear Parents, I am challenging your K-5th grade children to an art challenge this summer! Each student will receive an Art Challenge Bingo Sheet from me in our last in-class art day. If you need extra sheets follow the links … Continue reading

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Spring Dance in 1 Week! ~ Friday, May 19th

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Plant Sale Delivery Day ~ Thursday, May 11th at Afternoon Pickup

Thursday, May 11th is Plant Sale Delivery Day! Collect your orders at afternoon pickup tomorrow. Happy planting! Any questions? Contact Sarah Gilmore at fourgilmoresinpdx@gmail.com.

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Friends May Meeting this Tuesday, May 9th!

Please join Friends of SW Charter for our May meeting on Tuesday, May 9 at 6:30 pm at Elephants on Corbett. Hope to see you there!  

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Join Us for Coffee on Tuesday, May 9th Courtesy of Mr. Green Beans!

On Tuesday, May 9th,  the very lovely and generous Ginny and Trevin of Mr. Green Beans have offered to bring in a coffee cart to treat our school staff and teachers with some fancy coffee. They will also have this … Continue reading

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Summer Art Camp with Melissa Allen!

Does your 1st – 4th grader love to make and create? Our beloved SWCS art teacher, Melissa Allen, will be offering summer art camps at her home for several weeks in June and August! Children will work with a variety … Continue reading

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Friends Morning Coffee ~ Tuesday, April 25

Join Friends of SW Charter for our monthly coffee this Tuesday, April 25 immediately following morning drop off. Stop by the Great Room for a cup of coffee or tea and a treat to start the day off right! Hope … Continue reading

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