Sunset Valley Elementary 8/4/17

Jaguar Corner

Hello, Jaguar Nation!

Happy Summer!!! Here is an early update because there is a lot of information before school starts!!

-Classroom teacher placements will be available online beginning August 11.

-Please use this link for 17-18 school year dates.

-Here is the 17-18 School Supply List

-August 14: 4pm-6pm - R7 and SVE Meet Your Teacher Night

-August 16 - FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL (not a late start Wednesday)

-R7 Breakfast and Lunch Pricing

-Want the R7 menu emailed to you each month? Click here.

-R7 has a new visitor management system. The first time you come to SVE, please remember to have your Driver's License with you so we can scan the information.

-We hope you will consider volunteering at SVE this year! Please complete the SVE Volunteer sheet that can be found on the SVE Website. This also applies if you plan to volunteer for field trips as well.

-The R7 Elementary Handbook is found at the bottom of this newsletter.

Car Rider / Bus Lane

Please review the Bus and Car Rider procedures as we begin the school year. Thank you for creating a safe atmosphere for our kids at arrival and dismissal.

SVE PTA Information

  • Attached is information on how to join our SVE PTA, purchase SVE Spirit Wear, etc.
  • PTA Memberships can be purchased online this year!
  • Some of the technology at SVE is beginning to age out, and it is time to replace. Our SVE PTA has made some wonderful purchases this summer to help our students and teachers! Your membership in the SVE PTA MAKES A WONDERFUL DIFFERENCE IN THE LIVES OF OUR STUDENTS AND TEACHERS! THANK YOU!

Important Band and Strings Dates

LSHS Cavalcade of Bands - April 24, 2018 - 6:00pm and 8:00pm

LSHS Festival of Strings - April 26, 2018 - 6:00pm

Solar Eclipse

Students and staff in R7 are very excited about the educational opportunities surrounding the Solar Eclipse on August 21! All school buildings are participating in science-related activities and learning about the solar eclipse. R7 has purchased special sunglasses for each student in order to safely view the solar eclipse. Students and staff will not be allowed to view the solar eclipse without these special solar eclipse sunglasses.

R7 Character Trait: Family

'Ohana' means family - no one gets left behind, and no one is forgotten.

-Lilo and Stitch


If your journey is taking you to a different school, you may 'unsubscribe' at the bottom of the newsletter. THANK YOU for taking the time to read these weekly updates this year. We wish you all the best moving forward!

Upcoming Dates

August 14: 4pm-6pm - R7 and SVE Meet Your Teacher Night. Chromebooks for Grades 3-6 will be issued as long as $25 Chromebook fee has been paid.

-August 16 - FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL (not a late start Wednesday)

-August 22 - Curriculum Night (Chromebooks K-2)

-August 28 - SVE Back to School Picnic