Cyclone Connection

December 5, 2022

SCE School Wide Core Values / Pride Ticket Blast Next 2 Weeks

At Sand Creek Elementary we will be:




Please review these core values with your child often, as they are not just core values for school, but for life. Special Cyclone Pride Tickets will be Blasted out these next two weeks. A drawing for special Prize Presents will be given out on Friday, Dec. 16.

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Average Attendance for Nov. 28 - Dec. 2: 90%

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

K-2 Holiday Music Program

Please join us on this Thursday, Dec. 8, 2022 at 6:00 for our K-2 Holiday Music Program. All students should arrive at 5:45. Entrance will be through the front and K doors to accommodate parking.

The PTO Holiday Shop is Open While Supplies Last

SCE PTO Holiday Shop will run while supplies last. All items $2.00 each. Spending limit $20/per child, and only one visit per child is permitted. Your child must have a shopping list and money in order to shop at the Holiday Shop.
Our SCE student council members will be helping with wrapping or providing small gift bags for students to use to wrap their items. Please help by donating small gift bags, wrapping paper, tape, and ribbon.
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Mark Your Calendar

Dec. 1 - 9 - SCE's Holiday Shop - While Supplies Last

Dec. 5 - SCE Girls' (6:00 p.m.) & Boys' (7:00 p.m.) Cyclone Basketball at NVE

Dec. 6 - Cerebration of Lights at Cereland for SCE

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

Dec. 12-16 - $5.00 Bookfair at SCE and online (See info above)

Dec. 12-16 - SCE Holiday Spirit Week

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.

DoJo / Digital Newsletter Users

November 14-21 Digital Cyclone Connection Winner - Family of: Damin Piper

Nov. 28-Dec 2 Digital Cyclone Connection Winner - Family of Faith Morgan

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