Our mission is to support the education, health, and welfare of each and every child at Somerset Elementary School. As part of the Washington State PTA, we are a nonprofit membership association bringing together the home, school, and community on behalf of our children.

Please Join Our 2022 Spring Walkathon

On Friday, May 6th, we will be hosting our first spring walkathon to raise funds for our Somerset Curriculum Enrichment programs. All students will be invited to attend and walk laps. Afterwards, students will enjoy music and have a fun dance party led by Howard from Small Hands on Arts. Please see the schedule for the event below.

Where: School soccer field


  • Raise $60,000 to fund the Somerset Curriculum Enrichment programs that all students enjoy and benefit from
  • With a little over 600 students, we would like to achieve 100% participation rate. Donations in any amount are welcomed!

 Curriculum Enrichment programs supported:

  • Field trips
  • Toymaker workshop, Internet safety talk
  • Magazine Subscriptions
  • Instructional Apps: Clever, RazKids, Lexia, Typetastic, TCI, NewsELA, Foss, Code.org, CultureGrams, PebbleGO, etc. 


  • Class activity: Class with highest participation rate gets an exclusive activity which they choose from such as extra recess time, classroom movie party, etc.
  • Picnic with Principal: Top 10 students who raise the most funds gets a rare opportunity to spend quality time with our principal
  • Lucky Winners: All donations made before May 6th will be entered into our lottery drawing on day of walkathon to win a special prize. One student winner per grade.

How you can help:

  • Volunteer your time. All parents are welcome to come during your student’s schedule
  • Encourage and help students to reach out to friends and family for donations
  • Submit donations before May 6th or by May 15th at the latest
  • Donate as a parent
  • Donate as a friend or relative 

Schedule: May 6, 2022

Grade Walking Time on Field(15 min) Water and cool down time(10 min ) 
3rd 1:30pm~1:45pm 1:45pm~1:55pm
5th  1:50pm~2:05pm 2:05pm~2:15pm
4th  2:10pm~2:25pm 2:25pm~2:35pm
2nd 2:30pm~2:45pm 2:45pm~2:55pm
K/1st 2:50pm~3:05pm 3:05pm~3:15pm