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Jul 2019

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Pints for a Purpose is on August 3rd!

Please join us for Pints for a Purpose! Please join Launch at Ounces Taproom & Beer Garden on Saturday, August 3rd, 2019 for a summer celebration of our community! Come have fun, mingle, and get a snack from the food truck that will be there, Panda Dim Sum. Plus we’ll have cool activities like the ones that Launch kids do ...

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Mar 2019

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Summer 2019 Registration Now Open!

Create some memories this summer! Registration is now open for our summer 2019 programs and for the 2019-2020 school year. We offer the following summer programs: School-Age Summer Camp (for children entering grades 1-6) At Launch’s summer camps, children make friends while playing, exploring, and learning. ...

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Feb 2019

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Launch Schedule Information for Thursday, February 14.

Seattle Public Schools (“SPS”) has announced that they will operate on a two hour delay on Thursday, February 14. Buses will follow snow routes. For more information about the SPS schedule, please visit their homepage at www.seattleschools.org. Because SPS has cancelled all morning activities, Launch will not provide any before ...

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Feb 2019

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Launch Closed All Day Wednesday, February 13, 2019

All Launch locations, including all preschool programs, all school age programs and the administrative office will be closed on Wednesday, February 13, 2019. Launch follows the Seattle Public Schools (“SPS”) schedule for hazardous weather closure days. SPS has announced that schools will be closed tomorrow so Launch will also be ...

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Feb 2019

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Launch Information Regarding Hazardous Weather

Winter is here and with it comes the possibility of snow, ice, and windstorms. In the event of inclement weather, Launch will remain open during normal business hours when at all possible. We consider personal safety when determining hazardous weather actions. Not all schools may be impacted by program closures. Launch follows the ...

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Nov 2018

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Talking with children about the true history of Thanksgiving

As we head into Thanksgiving week, we acknowledge that we are on the traditional territory of the Duwamish Tribe. We recognize that for many Native Americans, Thanksgiving is a reminder of a dark history that is frequently misrepresented and minimized. Many children today are *still* learning the same harmful myths and stereotypes ...

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Oct 2018

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Teacher Dora Celebrates 25 Years at Launch!

One of the things we’re most proud of at Launch is that we have tons of talented, amazing teachers who have been at Launch for many years. Earlier this month, preschool teacher Dora Newman celebrated her 25th anniversary as a Launch employee! We’ve been so lucky to have a teacher like Dora at Launch. Not […]

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Sep 2018

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Back to School Tips & Resources

School starts tomorrow! Here are some tips and resources for helping your child start the new school year off on the right foot. 101 Back-to-School Tips for Kids and Parents Back-to-School Resources for Parents Top 10 Resources on Back to School for Parents Back to School Tips & Activities Tips for a Smooth Back-to-School ...

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Aug 2018

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Join Our Team!

Are you looking for a teaching position that truly has a positive impact on the children in our community? Are you looking to do meaningful work as part of a successful, mission-driven non-profit organization opportunity? Are you specifically looking for a part-time opportunity in the afternoons? If the answer to each of those ...

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Aug 2018

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Student Stories: Meet Thomas, Age 8

Student Stories: Meet Thomas, Age 8   What’s your favorite thing to do at Launch? Needle in the Haystack! There’s a pile of hay and we have to try to find a needle. It’s a plastic needle so no one gets hurt. I won 2 years in a row! What’s your favorite field trip you’ve […]

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