Family Events

Mighty Marmots and their families enjoy an amazing calendar of events. Save the date and don’t miss the fun!


Fall Dance | Friday, November 9, 2018 | 6-8pm

Tatoos & Games :: Snacks :: Super Swag Fly Station :: DJ & Dancing!!

Join us in the transformed Wedgwood cafeteria for a DJ’ed dance party! Bring your dancing shoes PLUS a non-perishable canned or boxed food item to support our Wedgwood Pantry (donations bins will be located in the hallways).

Party features:

  • 90’s Themed DJ’d Dance Party!: The lights are low and the music is jumpin’ in the cafeteria!!

  • 2nd Dance Space: Students who prefer lights on and a bit quieter music will enjoy a 2nd dance space in the gym.

  • Quiet Space: Room 14 will be a quiet space with board games & coloring pages.

  • Not-to-miss Surprise!: Come to the cafeteria between 6:15-6:30 for some excellent entertainment!!

  • The Scholastic Book Fair opens early — in the Library! Learn more.

This is a family event.


Cultural Festival | Friday, February 1, 2019 | 6-8pm

:: Pot luck :: Performances :: Games :: Art :: Music :: Lunar New Year Lion Dance!

Come celebrate the Wedgwood Elementary School community’s multi-heritage and cultural expressions with a night of activities and performances. Prepare a dish that celebrates your family’s heritage for the ultimate group potluck!

Plus, Wedgwood always accepts donations (optional) for another school. STAY TUNED for this year’s recipient.

This is a family event.

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Science Night | Thursday, May 9, 2018 | 6-8pm

The Pacific Science Center, UW Planetarium, and Community Scientists come together with science demonstrations and hands on activities.

  • Wedgwood students (who have conducted science investigations) display student posters.

  • Math N Stuff brings games and toys for kids to work with and also available for purchase.

  • And, the Seattle Fire Department joins us on the playground for an egg drop*!

This is a family event.


Field Day | June | Date & TIME TBD | Dahl PlayField

:: Outdoor Games :: Sports :: Face Painting :: Playground :: Crafts ::

Wedgwood’s annual Field Day is the perfect way to celebrate all the hard work by our students and teachers. Classes enjoy fun and games at Dahl Playfield!Check the weather forecast and be sure to send your child with:

  • a water bottle 

  • a sack lunch (let your child's teacher know in advance if you'd like to purchase a sack lunch from school)

  • sunscreen applied before school


Carnival | Saturday, June 1, 2019 | 12-3pm

Ponies, Pirates & Gators? Oh My!! The famous Wedgwood Carnival is coming to town in June, including rowdy rides & activities, such as:

:: The Wrecking Ball :: Pirates Revenge! :: A FLAT TRACK Zorb Ball :: Reptile Petting :: Pony Rides :: & more!

Featuring the ever-popular Wedgwood Cake Walk! (pssst… we’ll need cake!)

Tickets go on sale in the weeks leading up to the event (order forms will be sent home via kidmail) with early bird pricing available. (Day-of tickets will be available!)

This is a family event.


Back to School BBQ | Friday, September 7, 2018 | 5-7pm

The perfect way to come back together after a long summer! Featuring grilled hot dogs, drinks and sides, chili cook-off and BYO dessert to share.

Enjoy games, music and a chance to purchase mighty Spirit Gear.

Also, help us with a Back to School Supply Drive!

This is a family event.