Howling Coyote

Weekly Communication for the week of August 12, 2019

Principal's Message


We are so excited for the first day of school in the #bestyearever!


While most of us are able to provide more than enough for our student's, about 10% of our families struggle to make ends meet. It is our goal to ensure each student at Sunset Ranch has what they need to learn, including belonging, acceptance, materials, and supplies to name a few.


I am thrilled to announce that we have been the recipients of several backpacks with supplies from Bayside Adventure, a community partner. If your family is in need of assistance, feel free to stop by the office during business hours and ask for assistance picking out a new backpack. Thank you, Bayside Adventure, for your generosity and support!


Please be sure to look at the weekly updates below for things you won't want to miss.


Go Coyotes!

Melanie Patterson

"Encouraging regular school attendance is one of the most powerful ways you can prepare your child for success—both in school and in life."

Absences Add Up

Weekly Updates


  • Meet the Teacher: Tuesday, August 13 11:00 a.m - 12:00 p.m. Enjoy seeing your class and then join us for an ice cream social sponsored by our very own PTC. Staff will be outside to greet you and point you toward your new classroom and teacher.


  • Data Confirmation: The data confirmation process for Rocklin Unified School District opened on August 1st through the parent portal in Aeries. Please be sure to complete this process as soon as possible, including printing, signing and returning the walking field trip form to your student(s) teacher by August 14, 2019. For further instructions, please click here.


  • Here is the 2019-2020 Supply List for suggested items you may want to purchase for your student(s). SRES does provide many of the necessary basic tools students will need. Again, if your student is in need of a backpack and supplies, we have one for you in the office.

History-Social Science (HSS) Curriculum Information

This year we have new History-Social Science (HSS) Curriculum. For those of you interested in more information, sessions will be hosted at Sunset Ranch and the district office. Please click here for more information. The following sessions will be held in the SRES Multipurpose Room: Grades K-1, Tuesday, August 27th, 3:00-4:00 p.m., Grades 2-3, Wednesday, August 28th, 3:00-4:00 p.m. Grades 4-6, Thursday, August 29th, 3:00-4:00 p.m.
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UPCOMING DATES

8/14 First Day of SCHOOL

8/22 Back to School Night

8/27 Grades K-1 HSS Parent/Guardian Information Meeting (3:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.) Multi

8/28 Grades 2-3 HSS Parent/Guardian Information Meeting (3:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.) Multi

8/29 Grades 4-6 HSS Parent/Guardian Information Meeting (3:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.) Multi

9/17 Picture Day