We are pleased to announce the elected officers for the 2020-2021 school year:

President: Shannon McMaster

Vice-President: Johanna Polit

Treasurer: Mea Fischelis

Secretary: Linda Tsai


We are sad to be saying goodbye to several long-time PTA volunteers whose students are

graduating this year. We are looking for volunteers for the following appointed Directors for 2020-2021:


Reflections Chair in training – oversees the Shorewood Reflections program (student art competition). 
Family Services - Coordinates Shorewood PTSA participation in the WORKS and, along with ASB, publicizes and organizes Shorewood collections for the holiday food and teen gift drives.

If you interested in these or any other volunteer positions with the Shorewood PTSA, please contact me at president@shorewoodptsa.org


The National PTSA's mission is to make every child’s potential a reality by engaging and empowering families and communities to advocate for all children.

PTSA Values

  • Collaboration: We will work in partnership with a wide array of individuals and organizations to broaden and enhance our ability to serve and advocate for all children and families.

  • Commitment: We are dedicated to children’s educational success, health, and well-being through strong family and community engagement, while remaining accountable to the principles upon which our association was founded.

  • Diversity: We acknowledge the potential of everyone without regard, including but not limited to: age, culture, economic status, educational background, ethnicity, gender, geographic location, legal status, marital status, mental ability, national origin, organizational position, parental status, physical ability, political philosophy, race, religion, sexual orientation, and work experience.

  • Respect: We value the individual contributions of members, employees, volunteers, and partners as we work collaboratively to achieve our association’s goals.

  • Accountability: All members, volunteers, and partners have a shared responsibility to align their efforts toward the achievement of our association’s strategic initiatives.


Shorewood PTSA provides academic enrichment and advocacy for all Shorewood students.

Provide academic enrichment and support for students.

Advocate for all students and families in the Shorewood High School community.

Be a resource for parents so they can be more connected to life at Shorewood.

Provide support for the Shorewood and Shoreline communities.

Provide resources for staff and facilitate positive, fun opportunities for involvement at Shorewood.

Basic Needs Support
SW Family and Staff Resources


Supporting PTSA Activities

Advanced Academic Achievement

After Shorewood

Classroom Grants
Extended Day Intervention
SAT Prep

SW HS At Risk

Summer School

Family Services
The Works
Holiday Food Drive
Teen Gift Drive
Basic Needs Support
Community Donations

Back-to-School BBQ

Family Services





Bond/Levy Support

Family services


PTSA Standing Rules

The name of this PTSA local unit is Shorewood High School PTSA 6.12.105.

This PTSA serves the children inthe Shorewood High School community which includes the residences and businesses in the Shorewood High School enrollment area.

The Shorewood High School PTSA shall be governed by and conform to the Bylaws for the Local Units of the Washington Congress of Parents and Teachers.

2020-2021 Standing Rules


PTA Organization

Shorewood PTSA is the local chapter of a much larger organization. 

Shoreline PTA Council  

Washington State PTA 

National PTA


PTA and Boosters

The two organizations cooperate, but are completely separate. PTA focuses on academic assistance and basic needs while Boosters focuses on extracurricular enrichment. See Shorewood Boosters 



Reimbursement Form 

PTSA Award Recipients

Historical Listing of PTSA Award Recipients


2020-2021 PTSA BOARD



 Shannon McMaster
 Vice- President
 Johanna Polit
 Linda Tsai
 Mea Fischelis

2020-2021 PTSA 




Sid Kuboi

Responsible for communication regarding PTSA activities and events to Shorewood families through the Shorewood Newsletter PTSA Website, PTSA Facebook page. 

-Webmaster  -   Andrew Benson 

-Social Media -  Shannon McMaster

Classroom Grants

Debbie Olhoeft

Classroom Grants (formerly known as Enrichment for Quality Classrooms or EQC) is a PTSA committee whose mission is to provide much-needed classroom equipment and materials for Shorewood High School.

Family Services

Open position

Coordinates Shorewood PTSA participation in the WORKS and, along with ASB, publicizes and organizes Shorewood collections for the holiday food and teen gift drives.


Ann Bell 

PTSA Legislation Rep/Mentor:

Student Co-Chairs:  Senior:  TBA & Junior : TBA

Informs, educates, and encourages advocacy among the membership and community on issues that affect the education, health, and safety of our kids.  Provides updates through the Shorewood newsletter and coordinates advocacy events


Krista Keller

Promotes PTSA Membership during the fall membership drive, collects membership registrations and Pass the Hat donations, communicates with Washington State PTSA.

Forefront Suicide Prevention

Gina Cantara

Works with Shorewood administration to coordinate Forefront Suicide Prevention program with students and staff