February Edition 2022

Principal's Corner with Mrs. Montecucco

Thank you for your support and grace as we continue to work through the latest COVID phase. I am so proud of our nursing staff for their diligence, countless phone calls and overall love of our kids!! I am also so proud to be part of the Cheney School District for prioritizing resources to keep our kids in school. The Sunset Staff is truly working so hard to keep your children engaged, loving school and continue to instill the love of learning. Thank you for your partnership in getting your child to school on time each day. We appreciate each of you.

Kids doing their part with masking!


Join us in February for "plaid or flannel shirt Friday"!

  • February 1 - iReady (math/reading) & WIDA Testing Window begins for our EL learners
  • February 11 - No School, Professional Learning Day
  • February 18 - 100th Day of School
  • February 21 - No School President's Day
  • February 22 - Ties, Tutu, Tiarra Day!
  • February 25 - Panda Express Fundraiser / Family Chiefs Hockey Night

Wear your tutu, tiara or Ties!

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Hello Sunset Families!

Hoping you are finding ways to stay safe and healthy!

Did you know that there is an amazing resource out there to support families? They have resources that include: basic needs, family resources, language services, health care, and specialized needs. Simply call 211 from your phone or search from there website here

As always, please don't hesitate to contact me if you have questions or need support for your child at school.

Take care!

Sam Winchell, M.Ed., NBCT-SC

Sunset School Counselor


  • LOST & FOUND - We will send out items to staff and families twice a month to claim.
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Click below for our PTO Newsletter!

New Look for Sign in & Sign Out

New process is in place with our electronic sign in and sign out! We now have two computers in the foyer ready for this new adventure. Additionally, alcohol wipes are provided.

SIGN IN - Parents/Guardians simply complete the sign in form electronically. If bringing your child after the start of the school day simply sign in. Then send your son/daughter into the office to Ms. Shannon for their pass.

SIGN OUT -If your student is leaving for the day or for an appointment, simply complete the sign out. Ms. Shannon or Mrs. Cano will simply call your child down and escort them to you in the foyer.

Attendance Matters! Thank you for sending your children on time. Drop off 7:30am M-Th, 8:30am Friday

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Local ESD Kids Newspaper for February.

The sixth edition of Kids Newspaper for Moms and Dads for the 2021-22 school year is available at