School E-Newsletter


Each School PTA has an E-Newsletter that is distributed to student families either weekly, bi-monthly or monthly.


E-Newsletter Submission Deadlines:


School PTA Submission Deadline Submit   Published
Mercer Island High School
Every Friday Weekly; Sunday @ 4pm
Islander Middle School Last Wednesday of each month Monthly; Sunday @ 6am
Island Park Elementary Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday Biweekly; Sunday @ 5pm
Lakeridge Elementary Every 2nd and 4th Tuesday Biweekly; Sunday @ 6pm
Northwood Elementary Last weekend of each month Monthly; Sunday @ 10am
West Mercer Elementary Every 1st and 3rd Monday Bimonthly; Thursday @ 7am

Article Submission Requirements:

  • Articles should be brief and factual. Summaries should be no longer than 4 sentences and/or should be comprised of bulleted points.
  • Must contain Headline, Date, Time, Location, Price (if applicable) and where to go for more information.
  • Links to your website are strongly preferred to PDF flyers, forms or applications.
  • Images should be in .jpg or .png format and less than 350KB. Perferrable size is 300 px. Note: Images are not usually included in IMS or MIHS newsletters.


Article Inclusion Priorities:

  1. School/PTA/Principal submissions
  2. PTA Council/MI School District submissions
  3. PTA/School contracted vendor submissions
  4. Mercer Island community organizations – events and activities that are of interest to school community.
  5. Outside community organizations – at editor discretion. Inclusion of article is a free community service at this time.


At this time, we do not have advertising or sponsorship programs. Donations are gladly accepted at each school PTA/PTSA.

Mercer Island PTAs


MI Community Scholarship Program

Our ability to honor deserving MIHS seniors depends on the generosity of our community. Learn more about the scholarship program and how your contribution can make a difference. We appreciate donations of any amount. Thank you for your support!