This year our school will be having the concert on Friday, December 6 beginning at 6:30 Students need to be in their classrooms by 6:15. The concert will not be a long one and students will join their families after the finale.Students are asked to wear dressy clothes and Mrs. Ralston’s class will also be putting on a coat and toque and mitts.
Raffle tickets will be on sale for our Classroom theme baskets. Prices are $2 each for 3 for $5. The winners will be drawn at the end of the conference.
Please bring a plate of goodies to share after the concert. We are collecting food items for our Silver Creek Family hampers as well.
December 13 is an Ugly Sweater day! Friday December 20 is our annual Family Dinner (Super Friday) meal with all the trimmings. We are also making the day a “formal attire day”
November 21is the day of the School District wide 3-way conferences where, students, teacher and parent meet to discuss the latest interim report that was sent home and co-create a goal for improvement.
A newsletter is coming home this week for parents to sign up for a time to meet. The conferences will be 20 minutes in length. Students will be dismissed at 11:26 that day and buses will be delivering children home approximately 2 hours and 30 minutes earlier that day.
November 19-22 is our first Scholastic Book Fair held at the school library. We have parent and student volunteers who will be on hand to show you a variety of books and other items that are for sale. Our goal is to sell $1500 worth of books and our school will then receive cash and books to put toward our school library and classroom collections. The sale will be open at various times and a schedule will be shared when we have all of our volunteers in place.
A flyer came home last week with some information and a few book ideas. Great idea for Christmas!
October 24, teachers will be sending home an Interim Report with your child. This report gives you some assessment information on your child in reading, writing and numeracy. The Assessment will be based on curriculum standards using the BC Proficiency Scale of Emerging, Developing, Proficient, Extending. Please sign the bottom portion of the form and return it to school. Please keep communication open with your child’s teacher and contact them with any questions or concerns.
Monday September 28 is the annual Orange Shirt Day where we acknowledge the Indigenous experience of residential schools in Canada.Mrs. Klassen’s class are studying this part of history in their Social Studies lessons and presenting at tomorrow’s assembly. Don’t forget to wear an orange shirt! It is also the beginning of our monthly Caught Ya! week where students practice being and showing respect; Our school virtue of the month!
Once again, we are selling our Silver Creek Swag so get your hoodie, t-shirt, shorts and hats on sale until October 30. We will have sample sizes to try on, be sure to order large enough! Get some for your Silver Creek neighbours as well! Students will be bringing home order forms this week.