2nd Grade Newsletter

Sunset Valley Elementary School

Addition Game!

Here is another great website- you can select to practice addition with and without regrouping!


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What We Are Learning

Week 9

Reading- Sequencing- telling a story from beginning to middle and end

Writing- Letter Writing- Friendly letters, persuasive letters, thank you letters

Social Studies- Local government

Science- Forces and motion

Math- computation of 2 digit numbers with and without regrouping, problem solving with addition and subtraction, solving problems with unknown numbers

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Important Dates

Friday, October 14th- Picture Day!

Monday, October 31- Book Character Parade- No masks, no weapons, no painted faces—YOU HAVE TO HAVE THE BOOK! :)

Thursday, November 10th- End of 2nd 6 Weeks

Friday, November 11th- No School

November 21-25, 2016 – District Holiday (Thanksgiving Break)

December 1: 2nd Grade Trip Will Rogers Music Trip

December 19-30, 2016 – District Holiday (Winter Break)

January 2, 2017 – Student Holiday (Teacher Professional Development)

January 13, 2017 – Student Holiday (Teacher Professional Development)
January 16, 2017 – District Holiday (Martin Luther King Day)

Tuesday, January 24: Second Grade Performance
February 20, 2017 – Student Holiday (Teacher Professional Development)
March 13-17, 2017 – District Holiday (Spring Break)
April 14, 2017 – District Holiday (Bad Weather Make-Up Day)
April 17, 2017 – District Holiday (Bad Weather Make-Up Day)
May 27, 2017 – High School Graduation (at UTA's College Park Center)
May 29, 2017 – District Holiday (Memorial Day)
June 2, 2017 – Last Day of School

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Red Ribbon Week

Monday, October 24- Wear crazy socks

Tuesday, October 25- Wear red, white, and blue

Wednesday, October 26- Wear your favorite team attire

Thursday, October 27- Wear a cap or hat

Friday, October 28- Wear black and gold

Monday, October 31- Dress as your favorite book character (must have book, no scary masks or inappropriate costumes)

Parade at 8:30!!

Remind 101

Coach Joe Dunson would like all parents to sign up for Remind 101 to help share P.E. news!

Can you please text the number 810-10 and type in this code: @78eebd


Please add the following numbers to your contact list. Please note that we are still in the process of setting up our voice mail greetings.

Front Office - 817-743-8200

Nurse's Office - 817-743-8220

Cafeteria - 817-743-8225

Fax number - 817-743-8238

Our Bell Schedule

1st Bell – 7:25 am Students are allowed in the building at designated areas

2nd Bell – 7:45 am – Students are allowed to walk to classrooms. Teachers are present at their door to welcome students.

3rd Bell – 7:55 am – Tardy Bell – Students not in the building at this time will receive a tardy slip.

4th Bell – 3:10 pm – Kindergarten – 6th grade dismissal

Volunteering at Sunset Valley

If you are interested in volunteering in the classroom or in the building you need to complete a background check. Click the link below and it will take you directly to the form that you need to fill out. It is a form that is required to be completed each year.
Volunteer Information

We love our volunteers! Please complete the volunteer application and background check (click here). The application must be completed every year.

Child Nutrition Website

Lunch Menus, links to pay online, etc.