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Mercer Island PTA Council displays messages of hope on outdoor banners during COVID-19 school closure

Mercer Island PTA Council (MI PTA Council) teamed up with its local PTA/PTSA members to create outdoor banners that display messages of hope and strength during the COVID-19 school closure. […]

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Says Congrats to a Graduate with an MI Tradition – Grad Grams!

Graduate Grams (aka “Grad Grams”) are a wonderful Mercer Island tradition. For over 20 years, Islanders have been sending Grad Grams congratulating their special graduates. Grad Grams are $5 each, […]

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Youth in High Achieving Schools: Survey findings presented on April 16th

Dr. Suniya Luthar, Executive Director of Authentic Connections, will visit Mercer Island on Tuesday, April 16th, and will present an overview of findings from the March 2019 High Achieving Schools […]

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Application period for 2019 Stanley Ann Dunham Scholarship now open

Calling all 2019 graduating senior women from Mercer Island High School (MIHS) and Rainier Beach High School (RBHS). The application period is now open for this year’s Stanley Dunham Scholarship. […]

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How to Choose a Preschool: A Quick Guide

Finding a quality preschool or child care provider can be daunting. Here are some tips that will help you find the right preschool for your child’s needs. It’s time to […]

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Parent Edge to host diversity expert Rosetta Lee on Wednesday, January 23rd

Mercer Island Parent Edge will be hosting Rosetta Lee, a highly regarded local and national expert in diversity, inclusion, and equity. There will be two presentations on Wednesday, January 23rd, […]

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