Shiloh Elementary

Title I Newsletter 9/15/23 Building a Bridge to the Future

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Looking Ahead šŸ˜Š

September 12 - September 26 - School Fundraiser (Sell the products and collect your rewards)

September 26 - Turn in money and orders in fundraiser packet

September 26 - 9:00-10:00 AM Little Learners Academy (scroll down for more information)

October 3 - Picture Day

October 4 - Field Day

October 5-9 - Fall Break - No school for staff or students

October 18, October 19 - Early Release Days (Parent Conferences to be scheduled)

School Fundraiser

Parents the fundraiser has started. Packets have been sent home. Please help support our school by sharing the Look Book and the online store with friends and family to order gifts that give back to our school. Our students can earn rewards by selling the items.

Show your school pride and help support, register online at to get started. Fundraiser ends on Sept. 26.

Principal Panda Mercedes has gone pandamonium for our fundraiser.

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Sign up to Participate in International Night this November

Our International Night was such a HUGE success last year, that we are excited to see how it grows this year. But we help from our community. If you would like to participate as a vendor or volunteer, please use this link:
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Family Engagement

The Office of Family Engagement is excited to present "Elementary AKS Spotlight Family Night for all GCPS families., part of the Engage, Equip, Empower Series. This virtual meeting is an opportunity for families in grades K-5 to learn about the curriculum being taught in the classroom and learn strategies and activities to support their children at home.

The Elementary AKS Spotlight Family Night will occur virtually on September 28 from 6:00 - 7:30 PM.

Click this sentence to visit our website for an informational flyer in multiple language formats.

Original Works Art Fundraiser

We are excited the announce that we will be partnering with Original Works art-based fundraising! Through the program, students will create artwork that you then can have reproduced onto a variety of keepsake products. The products range from magnets to mugs and start at just $6.00.

Complete details on the program will be sent home soon. Proceeds from the program will be used to enrich the art program. For more information on Original Works please visit their website at

Elementary E-tips for Parents

The 'power of one' makes a difference at school

Start routines to make school mornings smoother, click below to learn more.

Develop your child's inner motivation, learn how by clicking below.

Help your child practice reading to learn, see how by clicking below.

Parents now have access to a condensed summary of our new English Language curriculum for Module 1. Click this sentence to access the chart that you will need. On the chart, follow your child's grade level over to the unit. Click the Unit link to go to the summary. Summaries are only available in English at this time.

PBIS (Positive Behavioral Interventions & Supports)

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Friendly Reminders

General Information

School Hours 7:45-2:45 - Instruction starts at 8:15

Breakfast Ends at 8:15

Car Rider drop off ends at 8:10

Students arriving after 8:10, parent must bring student into the building to check in

Dismissal begins at 2:45. Car Riders dismiss at side of the building from 2:45-3:10 after.

3:10 you must come to front lobby to pick up your child.


Please make sure your children come to school each day with a book bag that has their

transportation tag, this guarantees a safe and secure travel home. If tag is missing please

contact the school.

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ParentSquare provides a safe way for district administrators, school principals, teachers, staff, and parents to receive and send information, such as weather-related closings & delays, school and class information, and upcoming class activities.

Here's a link to a tips page on ParentSquare that can walk you through some basic questions.

Visit this link.

My Payment Plus / Free and Reduced Meal Application REPEAT

For Gwinnett County Public Schools families, MyPaymentsPlus is the resource for student meal accounts, and accessing options to review and pay for school activities. Click the link to sign up for My Payment Plus.

If you need assistance, GCPS has resources for you at this link:

Free and Reduced Meal Application:

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As part of Gwinnett County Public Schoolsā€™ family engagement initiative, the school district seeks to empower parents with tools that allow them to help their children at home. Our AKS @ Home project provides math and language arts resources, for grades K-5, to support families so that they truly are partners in their childrenā€™s learning. This support is available for families to access in the format that fits them and their schedule best. They can attend live virtual meetings, view recorded information at a time that best fits their schedule, or gain tips and suggestions on how to best help their students through tip sheets on a wide variety of topics. Please, visit our website to learn how to access the tools and meetings we provide.

We invite our families to attend. If you have any questions, please contact Christine Goodman (Shiloh ES Parent Outreach Liaison) @ 770-985-6883

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For children ages birth to 5 Wednesdays from 9:00-10:30

Parents must come with their child. Please click on the flyers below to read more information about P2L.

Little Learners Academy

Little Learners Academy will start on September 26 9:00-10:00. It will be held on the last Tuesday of each month from 9:00-10:00.

Little Learners Academy is for children from birth to 5 years old and their parents or caregivers. Learn how to be your child's first best teacher. Engage with your child through play! This is for students and parent or caregivers not enrolled in Play 2 Learn.

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Gwinnett Building Babies Brains

Be your child's first and best teacher. Click the link for tools and resources.

Social Media

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