Parent STAR News

October 17 - 21

Butterfly - Flutterby

Saturday, Oct. 15th, 10am

411 Ball Street

Grapevine, TX

Bring the entire family, even your pets, to celebrate the migration of the monarch butterfly from Canada to Mexico by way of Grapevine. The 19th Annual Butterfly Flutterby is a free, family-friendly event and will be held at the Grapevine Botanical Gardens.

Butterfly Releases at Grapevine Botanical Gardens will take place at the following times:

STAR BUCKS Store on Thursday and Friday


Please remind your students that Star Bucks store is next week on Thursday and Friday. (October 20th and 21st). If you are interested in helping our parent volunteer who coordinates the STORE, please contact the front office. We will also send out a sign-up Genius in the coming days if you would like to help.

We need dad's as we prepare for the Christmas Parade!!!

To all Dads,

You are underrepresented in our PTA, and if you are participating in our Dad's club you must renew your membership each year. Your membership is only $10 and benefits our students and demonstrates your support for this amazing organization!! Once you join you will have the opportunity to work with this amazing team as they construct our Float for the Grapevine Christmas Parade!

Donations Needed for Red Ribbon Week

We are need of donations as we prepare for our Red Ribbon Week Oct. 24th - 28th. Our theme this year is "Be Well...Don't Fall for Drugs!" SLE will be participating in a district wide decorating contest of the exterior of our school. We are need of the following items:

Pumpkins (any size or color) Corn Stalks, Hay Bales, and Friendly Scarecrows. Pumpkins may be dropped off at the front office from Oct. 10 - 21. To donate other items on our wish list please contact Mrs. Butler at to make arrangements for donations.

PINK OUT for Breast Cancer Awareness Month - Tuesday, October 18th

National Unity Day - Wear Orange

Wednesday, Oct. 19th, 7:45am-3pm

At Silver Lake Elementary

All students and staff are invited to wear their "orange" on Wednesday as we take a stand against bullying and demonstrate kindness and compassion to all.


Send in boxtops up until Wednesday 10/19. Send in 50 boxtops to get 10 Starbucks!