Cyclone Connection

November 28, 2022

SCE School Wide Core Values

At Sand Creek Elementary we will be:

SAFE

RESPECTFUL

RESPONSIBLE


Please review these core values with your child often, as they are not just core values for school, but for life.

ATTENDANCE Counts

Average Attendance for Nov. 14 - Nov. 22: 92%


Our attendance goal is 95% this year. We need to stick together Cyclones and make sure we reach our goal. It all starts with you and showing up each and every day to school.

Attendance = Academic Success = Lifelong Success


Visit attendanceworks.org for more tips on helping your child keep/have good attendance.

SCE's Annual Holiday Make-it/Take-it is this Thursday!

Come join us for a night of fun at SCE this Thursday from 5:30-7:00! Enjoy making some wonderful holiday decorations, meet Santa and Mrs. Claus, and participate in some exciting STEM challenges. Wait, don't forget about the milk and cookies, always a must have treat at our Make-it/Take-it. New this year, we will have a $5.00 (+tax) Usborne Book Fair going on as well. We really hope to see you at our annual Holiday Make-it / Take-it.

PTO Holiday Shop Opens Friday

SCE PTO Holiday Shop opens this Friday, Dec. 2. All items $2.00 each. Spending limit $20/per child. A flyer with information will be coming home tomorrow. This flyer must be completed and returned with $ for your child to shop.
Our SCE student council members will be helping with wrapping. Please help by donating small gift bags, wrapping paper, tape, and ribbon.
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Mark Your Calendar

Nov. 28 - SCE Girls & Boys Basketball Games @ SCE - 6 p.m.

Dec. 1 - Holiday Make-it/Take-it 5:30 - 7:00

Dec. 1 - 9 - SCE's Holiday Shop

Dec. 8 - Kdg, 1st, & 2nd Grade Christmas Program - 6 p.m.

Dec. 19 - Jan. 2 - Winter Break


Important Dates to Remember:

MLK Day - January 16 - This will be No School Day

President's Day - February 20th - This will be a regular (old fashion) Make-up Day / Day 1

Days 2-4*The next three inclement /snow days after the first one will be asynchronous E-learning

Day 5 (if needed) will be made up on May 25th

Day 6 (if needed) will be Synchronous E-Learning

*More information to come. Just keep these important dates in mind when scheduling appointments and vacations.

Fight Child Abuse

According to the legislation from the Indiana Department of Education, each public school shall provide age appropriate instruction on child abuse and child sexual abuse to students in kindergarten through grade twelve. This instruction will be happening in the month of November at Sand Creek. The following resource will be the basis for instruction in our elementary school: https://fightchildabuse.org/

If you have any questions after reviewing the curriculum or would like your child not to participate, please contact Mrs. Lane. 812-352-9343 elane@jcsc.org Thank you!


DoJo / Digital Newsletter Users

November 7th Digital Cyclone Connection Winner

Family of: Serenity Mytyk


Each week, you will have an opportunity to win a family prize. Just find the link in the newsletter and fill in your information, and your name will be entered into our weekly drawing. I will make it easy for this first few times. Good Luck on Winning the Weekly Prize!
Susan Webster, Principal

Chris Thurston, Assistant Principal

812-352-9343

www.sce.jcsc.org