Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month Sept. 15-Oct. 15


Hispanic Heritage Month takes place September 15 to October 15 as a time to recognize and celebrate the many achievements, contributions and histories of our American Latinx and Hispanic communities.


On September 14, 2021, President Biden issued a presidential proclamation about National Hispanic Heritage Month.


Here are some ways to celebrate and recognize Hispanic Heritage Month with your family:


If you need help finding these books listed here or have questions about Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at West Mercer Elementary PTA, please contact diversity@mihsptsa.org

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To serve as a resource to unit PTAs, families, and community partners within Mercer Island and to advocate for the health, well-being, inclusion, and education of every child.

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DE&I Spotlight

MISD Elementary Mandarin Outreach Event

Please join us on Thursday, February 10, 7:00 – 8:00 pm for our first Mercer Island Elementary Schools Mandarin Outreach Event! All parents and families from Northwood, Lakeridge, Island Park, and West Mercer are welcome for this important information session. 

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