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Silver Springs Elementary School - January 6, 2020

Mark Your Calendars

This Week’s Events:

January 6th -Spirit Wear Day! Wear your favorite Silver Springs T-Shirt or wear blue!

January 8th - 3:45 - 5:00 p.m. After School Science

January 9th - Credit Union Deposit Day

Mobile Dentist at Silver Springs


This Week’s Events:

January 13th -Spirit Wear Day! Wear your favorite Silver Springs T-Shirt or wear blue!

3:45 - 5:00 - Young Rembrandt's

January 15th - 3:45 - 5:00 p.m. After School Science


Follow us on Twitter @sspringselem or by clicking on the following link:

https://twitter.com/sspringselem


Have a great week!

Katie Booth, Principal

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Spirit Week!!!

To kick off the New Year, students leaders Drew, Christopher, and Grant have planned a Spirit Week to help raise money to add turf to the ground in the Gaga Ball Pit!


They are hoping for a $1 donation each day to dress up in the following ways:


Monday: Favorite Team Jersey Day

Tuesday: Hat Day

Wednesday: Wacky Wednesday

Thursday: Olympic Sporting Event Day (dress up to show your favorite sport)

Friday: Stuffed Animal Day

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Parking Lot Reminders

Just a few parking lot reminders to kick off 2020!


  • The Upper Parking lot is for Staff and Buses only. Please do not park in the upper parking lot. It impedes the buses ability to load, unload, and exit the school.
  • Please DO NOT exit your car in the Carpool Lane. If you would like to park and help your child out of the car, please use one of the parking spaces in the lower parking lot and then use the crosswalk.
  • Please pull all the way forward in the carpool lane. It creates quite a back-up onto Silver Springs Drive when cars stop at the main entrance. There are at least 2-3 adults in the carpool lane each morning to ensure that your child gets into the building safely.



Thank you for helping us to make sure that student safety is our number 1 priority!!!

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Mark your 2020 calendar for the next PTA meeting!!

Tuesday, January 21st at 6:30 pm


Dr. Carrie Zielinski, the district math coach, will present on our math curriculum.


We will briefly address PTA business prior to Dr. Zielinski’s presentation.

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First Skating Party of 2020!

Join us…

Thursday, January 23rd 6 – 8 PM

at the Skatin Station in Canton.

Let’s celebrate the new year with an evening of winter fun skating with friends and family! Remember it is good exercise and helps support our PTA.

Hope to see you there!

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Silver Springs Staff Cookie Exchange Thanks!

Thank you again to all the families who helped make the Cookie Exchange event a SWEET success! A big THANKS to the bakers for the delicious cookies and goodies. It is a lot to give your time during the busy holiday season…but the staff truly appreciated it! They look forward to this PTA event each year. We couldn’t do this event without the generosity, time, and kindness of all the families that participate. You definitely spread some holiday CHEER!

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The Silver Springs 5th Grade Classes present:

HIGHWAY U.S.A! A musical journey across the country


Tuesday, January 28 at 6:30pm (back-up date Feb. 4)


Students should plan to wear a plain black shirt (no writing) and blue jeans.

**note: Mrs. Miller's 4th graders will be performing as well

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Supporting the The 7 Habits at home!

7-Habits Take Home Activity for January


This month’s Habit: Habit 3 Put First Things First

Activity: Color, Symbol, Image

Due Date: January 31, 2018


Habit #3 Put First Things First- "Work First, Then Play"


What this means: Focus on what is important, schedule the important things first. Don’t be a dreamer - stay focused!

“I spend my time on things that are most important.”

“I say no to things I know I should not do.”

“I set priorities, make a schedule, and follow my plan.”

“I am disciplined and organized.”


How can I do this in my life?

1. Do your homework as soon as you come home from school.

2. Do something you have been putting off for a long time.

3. Think about your most important responsibilities. Do them first.


Great Books for Habit #3- Put First Things First

The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle

Pokey and the Spelling Test by Sean Covey

How the Grinch Stole Christmas by Dr. Seuss

Whistle for Willie by Ezra Jack Keats

Froggy Gets Dressed by Jonathan London

The Little Red Hen by Paul Galdone

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