February FOSB Events

We’ll edit this post as more FOSB events are confirmed.

Special Education & Disability (SED) Committee: Walk Through “Getting to Results: A Guide to Special Education in SPS
Monday, February 6, 7-8:30 p.m. (Zoom)

  • Do you have a struggling learner?
  • A child with an IEP or 504?
  • Need more support in navigating the school system?

Bring your questions and input as we walk through this excellent family resource, produced by the Seattle Special Education PTSA. The Zoom link is in the Weekly Bulletin. Reach out to the SED Committee with any questions.

Middle School Parent Meet-up
Tuesday, February 7, 9 a.m., Mabel Coffee

A reminder that parents and caregivers of middle school students are invited to our monthly casual meet-up every first Tuesday of the month. Join us at Mabel on 24th Ave NW around 9 a.m. Look for us in the back!

Black Lives Matter at School Week – Community Coffee Event
Friday, February 10 after Friday Sing (~9:30 a.m.)

Let’s connect, stay for a bit in the cafetorium immediately after Friday Sing for coffee, conversation and connection as a community in recognition and support of Black Lives Matter at School week. We will highlight local Black-owned businesses in our area that our Salmon Bay community can continue to support.

FOSB’s Parent Information Exchange (PIE) Committee will also have a wide range of books available for you to borrow, including some that might help if you are wondering how to talk to your kids about race. 

FOSB Finance & Budget Meeting
Sunday, February 12, 7-8:30 p.m. (Zoom)

Want to help build FOSB’s budget and spending priorities for the next school year? Join the treasurers at the next Finance & Budget Committee meeting. Check the Weekly Bulletin for details and the Zoom link.

Alumni Mike Strassburger and Rich Brisbois shreddin' at Rock Fer FOSB 2009
Alumni Mike Strassburger and Rich Brisbois shreddin’ at a past Rock fer FOSB event

Calling all parent musicians! Rock fer FOSB is back!
Wednesday, February 15, 7-8 p.m.

Not seen since pre-COVID, the annual Rock fer FOSB event is a chance to build community, play music, and raise money. We will be meeting at Arc Restaurant & Lounge, 6114 Phinney. Bring your funk, rock, folk, jamming vibe to set the format and meld into groups. Questions: Elijah Driscol, elijah@bohodeco.com

Monthly FOSB Board Meeting
Thursday, February 16 at 7 p.m. (Zoom)

This month’s FOSB board meeting will be on Zoom — look for the link in the Weekly Bulletin. The meeting agenda will be posted on our website in advance. Board meetings are open to all FOSB members. (If you’re the parent/guardian of a student at Salmon Bay, you’re automatically a FOSB member.)

Monthly FOSB board meetings enable our directors to focus on planning and implementing all the activities and programs that FOSB supports, and provide an opportunity for school administration, teachers and our volunteer coordinator to provide updates to our parent community.