Shiloh Elementary

Title I Parent Newsletter 01/28/2022

I Have a Dream....

Celebrating the life of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
I Have a Dream speech by Martin Luther King .Jr HD (subtitled)

Parent/Teacher Conference

Dear Parents,

Our Parent -Teacher conferences will be held on Wednesday, March 2nd and Thursday, March 3rd. Please read these details:

• Our school’s schedule is altered specifically for conferences. Shiloh students will dismiss at 11:50 am

• If you have not scheduled a conference, please click on the following link and follow the instructions.

All Parent/Teacher conferences will be held through a Zoom link. The teacher will provide the link to the parents. 1. Click on Zoom link at the scheduled conference time. 2. Sign in as the student or rename yourself to share the student name. 3. You will automatically go to a waiting room. 4. When the teacher finishes with his or her previous meeting, you will be admitted to the conference.

• Each Parent/teacher Conference will last for a period of 15 - 20 minutes. Both parents/guardians are urged to attend. Please be prompt as teachers’ schedules are full with previously scheduled conferences and meetings.

• Please let the teacher know if you find you cannot attend your conference.

• If you need an interpreter for another language please bring an adult with you that can interpret OR contact your teacher and we can request an interpreter for you.

We look forward to meeting you during conference week and sharing your child’s progress with you.


Jennifer Mercedes

Assistant Principal

Conferencia de Padre/Maestro

Queridos Padres,

Nuestra conferencia de Padre-Maestro se llevara acabo Miercoles, Marzo 2 y Jueves, Marzo 3. Favor de leer los detalles:

• Nuestro horario escolar sera especificamente alterado para las conferencias. Los estudiantes de Shiloh seran despedidos a las 11:50 am

• Si no ha programado una conferencia, favor haga clic en el siguiente enlace y siga las instrucciones.

Todas las conferencias de Padre/Maestro se llevarán a cabo a través de ZOOM. El maestro proporcionará el enlace a los padres.

1. Haga clic en el enlace ZOOM a la hora programada de la conferencia.

2. Inicie sesión como estudiante o cambie su nombre para compartir el nombre del estudiante

3. Automáticamente pasarás a la sala de espera.

4. Cuando el maestro termine con su reunión anterior, serás admitido a la conferencia

• Cada conferencia de padres y maestros durara de 15 a 20 minutos. Se insta a ambos padres/guardian asistir. Favor sea punctual ya que los horarios de los maestros estan llenos con conferencias y reuniones previamente programadas.

• Favor de notificar a la maestra si no puedes asistir a la conferencia.

• Si necesitas un intérprete, favor tenga un adulto con usted que pueda interpretar o comuníquese con la maestra y podemos solicitar un intérprete para usted.

Esperamos conocerlo durante la semana de la conferencia y compartir el progreso de su hijo con usted.


Jennifer Mercedes

Asistente Principal

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Spring Book Fair is HERE!!!!

The Spring Book Fair will be open

Monday, February 28th - Friday, March 4th!!!!

The Transportation Department Seeks Qualified School Bus Drivers

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AKS at Home

The AKS at Home webpage has been updated for the last quarter of this school year. All Zoom sessions will have a Spanish Interpreter. To enhance a secure online environment for our families, each session will require registration using the Zoom meeting link.

As part of Gwinnett County Public Schools’ family engagement initiative, our AKS at Home project provides Math and Literacy support, for grades K-5, to families so that they truly are partners in their children’s learning. Scheduled Zoom Meetings are available for you to attend so you may quickly learn how you can help your child in Math and Literacy. All meetings are recorded and tools are posted in case you can't make the live session. This support is available for families to access in the format that fits them and their schedule best.

We invite our families to take advantage of AKS at Home to gain access to scheduled virtual meetings or recorded sessions to best fit your schedule, and to the parent tip sheets (in English y en Español).

If you have any questions, please contact Olga Torres

(Shiloh ES Parent Outreach Liaison)

@ 770-736-2129

Where: Virtual meeting via Zoom, please visit the website provided to access the zoom link:

Who: All Families of Students in K - 5

Why: To learn an activity to help support your child at home in Math and Language Arts. If you are unable to attend the meeting, you can find the parent tip sheet and a recording of the meeting on the county website.

Dónde: Use este enlace para inscribirse a la reunión virtual por Zoom

Quién: Todas las familias con estudiantes de Kínder a 5to grado

Porqué: Juntos podemos compartir y aprender actividades para practicarlas en casa con su hijo Si no le es posible asistir a la reunión, puede encontrar la página de consejos para padres y un video pregrabado en el sitio web del condado.

Department of Special Education and Psychological Services

Gwinnett County Public School's Department of Special Education and Psychological Services is an award-winning program focused on meeting the special needs of individual students. In its quest to provide "quality learning through quality education for all students," the Department of Special Education and Psychological Services provides a wide range of services, including assessment and interventions. Students ages 3-21 are eligible for special education and related services within the district. Click on the link below for more information.

Rainy/Cold Day Activities

P.E. From Home: Red Light, Green Light, Dance Party - Kids Workout!
🏂Winter Olympic Games⛷️2022 Bejing | Go Noodle | EXERCISE for KIDS workout video with ❄️FROZEN❄️
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For more information or to register please call Olga Torres 770-736-2129

Para mas informacion o para registrarse favor de llamar a Olga Torres 770-736-2129

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Play 2 Learn program at Shiloh Elementary

For children ages birth - 5 yrs old along with a parent/guardian.

Shiloh Elementary offers the Play 2 Learn class once a week, every Wednesday from 11am-noon. Please call Olga Torres in our front office for more information or to register, 770-736-2129.


Facebook: Building Babies’ Brains Gwinnett

Instagram: buildingbabiesbrains.gwinnett

Twitter: @B3_Gwinnett

Does Your Child Need a Tutor?

Gwinnett County Public Library is offering this resource for FREE!

The expert tutors at help your child work through a tough homework problem, improve their writing skills, study for a test, review a difficult concept, and so much more!

Click HERE to get started.

Haz clic para comenzar.

Social Media

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Follow us on Instagram @shilohelementary and keep in touch through

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Community Information

Do you need assistance or would you like to volunteer in your community during Covid-19?

As we all work together through this difficult time of Covid-19, the website is currently designed to help you GET HELP, DONATE food and supplies, VOLUNTEER, and GIVE to local non-profits.

Families in Need, please call the Gwinnett Coalition Helpline at 770-995-3339 for referrals to the best resources.

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This website launched in May of 2014, it provides an easy way to search for free food resources in your area. This site was designed to help alleviate child hunger by providing a simple way to find food banks and other nearby food resources.

Reduced Rate Internet Service

Did you know that Comcast provides Internet service at a reduced rate for families that are a part of the National School Lunch Program? Read the information associated with this opportunity.

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Check our the Shiloh ES Title I Parent Center webpage

For more information, contact Olga Torres. The Parent Center is located across from the front office in room 1.101 and is open M-F, 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM.

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Community-Based Mentoring Program

The Community-Based Mentoring program pairs caring adults with male and female students in grades 4 through 12 to provide guidance, encouragement, and support to help them become successful young adults, both in and out of school.

To learn more about how you can positively impact a student’s life, please click on the links below to learn more!

Community-Based Mentoring Program:

African American Boys

African American Girls

Hispanic Boys

Hispanic Girls

Programa de Mentoría Basado en la Comunidad

El programa de tutoría basada en la comunidad empareja a adultos cariñosos con estudiantes masculinos y femeninos en los grados 4 a 12 para brindar orientación, aliento y apoyo para ayudarlos a convertirse en adultos jóvenes exitosos, tanto dentro como fuera de la escuela.

Para obtener más información sobre cómo puede impactar positivamente la vida de un estudiante, comuniquese con los siguientes directores.

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