Peek at the Week

Sunday, November 18, 2018

Veteran's Day at SCS!

Pictures of Our Special Day!

Classroom Happenings!

Kindergarten Family Friday was a success! Parents and family members came in to read to their children and to learn about early literacy strategies that they can reinforce at home to help their child learn how to read.
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First grade students made instruments and invited their music teacher, Miss Lotreck, to come in and check out their hard work!
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Education Opportunities

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Cafe Communications!

Did You Know...

Anyone eligible for Free or Reduced lunch also receives breakfast for FREE!
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Hunger Games Food Drive!

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News from the Nurse

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Donations Needed!

Donations are needed to help those in need. One of our EPIC community service activities is to make "Blessing Bags" for the homeless. Please see the list below for donation ideas. All donations are due by November 28th. Thank you in advance for your support!

  • Travel size hand sanitizer, deodorants, shampoo, conditioner and toothpaste
  • Toothbrushes
  • Chapstick
  • Small tissue packs
  • Hand warmers
  • Gloves
  • Snacks such as peanut butter crackers, granola bars, trail mix, etc.

PTO News!

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Hi Everyone,

The Christmas Bazaar and Pancakes with Santa breakfast will be held Saturday, December 1st starting at 9:00 am. The bazaar will run from 9-2 in the gym and the breakfast will run from 9-noon in the cafeteria. Tickets for the breakfast are $8 for adults and $4 for kids under 12. Breakfast includes pancakes, bacon, eggs, sausage, coffee, tea, hot chocolate and juice. The bazaar benefits the PTO and the breakfast benefits Sterling Cub Scout Pack 23!

There will also be a bake sale for the NJHS, spirit wear and athletic wear available, as well as free kids crafts in the library, and the holiday shop in the community room.

We have almost 30 vendors that will have items available that day. (A few are our very own faculty and staff! ) Here is what is confirmed so far:

Handpainted wood signs

Signs, decals, papercrafts, holiday decor

Ornaments, cookie plates, hairbows, dishtowels, signs

Handmade cards, gift packaging, teacher gifts, treats, craft supplies

Crocheted items, handmade soap, primitives

T shirts, sweatshirts, dish towels, baby blankets, pallet decor

Mugs, tumblers, travel cups, glasses, 1st Christmas items

Bracelets, earrings

Wood signs (sports teams, logos, etc.)


Doll clothes (for American Girl dolls)

Fresh evergreen wreaths and swags

Essential oils and homemade essential oil products (lip balm, bath bombs, etc)

Jams, jellies, ornaments, wash cloths, towels, bibs

Adult bibs and nursing sets

Aura/chakra readings

Hand stitched felt table runners, candle mats, penny rugs

Jams, jellies, pickles, relish, soap, salves, lip balm ,deodorant

Honey and bee products

Goat milk soap, candles, greeting cards, jewelry

Baby buntings, blankets, aprons, pocketbooks, booties, dog coats, other sewing items

Blankets, pillowcases, potholders

Lighted potpourri, gem jars, baskets, pinecone crafts

Bamboo, mesh, and grapevine wreaths

Consultants from the following companies will be there as well:



Stampin' Up!

Young Living Essential Oils

Partylite Candles


We are also looking for volunteers to sell raffle tickets, monitor the kids' table and holiday store, greet people as they come in, and more. If you're interested in volunteering, please let me know!

We hope you will stop by! Please tell family and friends, and if you have questions about either the bazaar or breakfast, please feel free to contact me. (I am involved in the planning of both!)

Thank you!


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Important Dates

Monday, November 19th- Principal's Coffee at 8:30am

Wednesday, November 21st- Early Dismissal (students dismissed at 12:40pm)

Thursday, November 22nd- No School

Friday, November 23rd- No School

Wednesday, November 28th- PTO Pig Race Assembly at 8:45am

Friday, November 30th- Community Meetings (K-4 at 8:45am, 5/6 at 1:20pm, 7/8 at 2pm)

Saturday, December 1st- Breakfast with Santa at 8am and Christmas Bazaar at 9am

Sunday, December 2nd- Chorus Performance at the Town Hall at 5pm

Tuesday, December 4th- PTO Meeting at 6:30pm

Wednesday, December 5th- BOE Meeting at 7:15pm

Friday, December 7th- Kindergarten Family Friday at 8:05am