Hazelwood Elementary seeks mentors

June 4, 2015

The Hazelwood Elementary School PTSA is partnering with the school to offer a mentorship program next year.

The program is geared toward children who would “benefit from some one-on-one time with an adult,” according to a PTSA email. “These are all children in need of support, guidance, attention and realizing they are special with potential.”

Volunteers must be able to commit 30 minutes a week to their mentee. That time could be spent doing a variety of things, including playing games, doing art or just talking.

“This is an opportunity to reach out, teach, learn and assist our children in positive ways,” the PTSA said. Read more

Hazelwood PTSA offers scholarships

April 2, 2015

The Hazelwood Elementary School PTSA is offering two $1,000 college scholarships to graduating high-school seniors who attended the Newcastle primary school.

Former Mustangs who are part of the class of 2015 and hold at least a 3.0 grade point average are eligible to apply for the awards. The $1,000 scholarships are applied toward the winners’ first-year tuition at any accredited university.

Required application materials, due April 17, include a high-school transcript, letter of recommendation and more.

Application materials are available at http://hazelwoodptsa.org and in the counseling offices at Hazen, Lindbergh, Newport and Renton high schools.

Hazelwood PTSA offering college scholarships

March 15, 2015

NEW — 1:15 p.m. March 15, 2015

The Hazelwood Elementary School PTSA is offering two $1,000 college scholarships to graduating high-school seniors who attended the Newcastle primary school.

Former Mustangs who are part of the class of 2015 and hold at least a 3.0 grade point average are eligible to apply for the awards. The $1,000 scholarships are applied toward the winners’ first-year tuition at any accredited university.

Required application materials, due April 17, include a high-school transcript, letter of recommendation and more.

Application materials are available here and in the counseling offices at Hazen, Lindbergh, Newport and Renton high schools.