By: John Hay Partners | January 10, 2020

Greetings John Hay Families,

I feel honored to be able to join the John Hay community as your new Assistant
Principal. I have been so grateful for the kindness, dedication, and openness of the staff
and students. As well as their support and patience in answering my 1,000 questions
during this mid-year transition.

My husband and I moved to Seattle 13 years ago. We had been living in Maryland
where I became a National Board-Certified Teacher and taught for 8 years. We wanted
to live somewhere beautiful, vibrant, and diverse and certainly found it in Seattle. I’ve
been teaching biology and general science at Madison Middle School in West Seattle
for the past 11 years and I live in the S. Seattle neighborhood of Columbia City. Last
year I earned my admi...

By: John Hay Partners | September 14, 2016

Welcome Back To School John Hay Elementary Student

The first week of school has been awesome. It is so great to see all the smiling kids faces and enthusiasm as we start the 2016- 2017 school year.

We are also looking for a few volunteers so stop in and say Hi to Lynn.


By: John Hay Partners | June 11, 2016

Dear John Hay Volunteers – You are invited to a celebration to celebrate…YOU! We could not have had such a successful year at John Hay without the help and support of our wonderful volunteers.  Please join Tami Beach, Michael Berkenwald and Kathleen Brose for a thank you breakfast in the library on Friday, June 17th from 8:45-9:45am.  Childcare will be provided on the playground. 

By: John Hay Partners | June 10, 2016

Enrichment Survey

John Hay Partners is conducting a survey to gauge how your child(ren) are enjoying the before and after school activities. If you haven't taken the survey yet, please do so soon!



If you did not order a yearbook by the April 20th deadline, I will have a few extras available at the end of the year when the yearbooks are distributed in June.  They will be available for $20 each.


Attention 4th Grade Families

Traditionally 4th grade families have organized 5th grade promotion so that the fifth grade families could relax and enjoy the event. Promotion is scheduled for Tuesday, June 21st at 1:30pm. I still need help with set up and clean up.Please sign up on the Sign Up Genius at: http:...

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