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Silver Springs Elementary School - September 4, 2017

Mark Your Calendars

It was wonderful to see everyone at Open House last week. Your smiles and enthusiasm were the highlight of the night! We are looking forward to seeing everyone on Tuesday, September 5th for the first day of school!

This Week’s Events:

September 5th - First Day of School. Full Day 8:41 AM - 3:45 PM

September 7th - 2:30 p.m. - Leadership Assembly

Next Week's Events:

September 15th – Heritage Festival

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Have a great week!

Katie Booth, Principal

Welcome to our New Staff Members!

Please join us in welcoming:

Mr. Kiebler - 2nd Grade

Mrs. Rohrhoff - Art

Mr. Nicklaus - Art

Ms. Ely - Paraprofessional

Ms. Smith - Parapfrofessional

Mrs. Colosimo - School Psychologist

First Day of School

Tuesday, September 5th will be a full day (8:41 AM – 3:45 PM). Kindergartners should bring their lunch this week until Lunchroom Orientation on Friday, September 8th.

On the first day of school, drop-off begins at 8:30 a.m. Families may escort students into the building and wait with your student(s) in the Gym or Multi-purpose room on the first day only. After the first day of school, please plan to say your goodbyes at the door by giving your child a hug and high five! Please see the attached Arrival and Dismissal Procedures and the Traffic Flow Map.

PTA Welcome Back Coffee -First General PTA Meeting Tuesday, September 5th

Please join us for our first meeting in the Media Center at 9 AM. Feel free to come early to have some light breakfast refreshments. We look forward to seeing many new and familiar faces, as we get ready for another great school year ahead!

We'd Love to See Your First Day Photos

Parents, as you capture those first day excited smiles, please share your photos with the yearbook team. Photos can be emailed to: silverspringsyearbook2017@gmail.com

After School Science - Science Explorers

Join us for this 7-week session of hands on Science Exploring! Students will discover how planes fly, create a spooky science lab, make a film canister rocket amd much more. Each week students will take home their science creations to continue exploring them at home!

See the attached flyer for more details!

Open House - Thank You from the PTA

Thank you to all the families that stopped by the PTA table at Open House. It is our hope to have the majority of Silver Springs families join this year. A special THANKS to the families that signed up already…Nyilas, Pajjuri, Albertson, Gates, McKee, Brown, Priebe, Howell, and Alamdari.

We appreciate your commitment to Silver Springs!

September is our PTA Membership Month and October will be our Invest In Your Child Month.

Join the Silver Springs Walk of Fame… Be A STAR – Join the PTA!

Show your commitment to Silver Springs by joining the PTA in September. Be a STAR and see your family name in our showcase when you join. The Silver Springs PTA works hard to help provide enriching learning opportunities and social events for our students and families. We are hoping for a BIG Opening Month so please help empty the popcorn boxes with pencils in the showcase by joining the PTA. Look for the membership flyer in your child’s Monday envelope. Parent involvement makes a difference for your child and promotes a positive environment for all at Silver Springs.

We will be a FAN!

Birthday Lunch Celebrations

Celebrate your child’s birthday with a lunch date at school! This program is by reservation only and is completely voluntary. It serves as an additional way to support the PTA. Parents will be able to come in and have lunch with their student at the birthday table in the MPR on their reserved day. You may bring in a special lunch or treat for your student.

Send in a donation (amount of your choice) to reserve your date. All donations will support the PTA.

To guarantee you get the day you want, RESERVE YOUR DAY ASAP! Send in the form below along with your donation. Summer birthdays may feel free to pick a day to celebrate a ½ birthday. Once your forms are received, you will receive a confirmation of your date. If you have any questions, please contact Leslie Cardenas at silversprings.pta.president@gmail.com

See the attached RSVP Form.