February 23, 2015
This Friday there is no school for students. Teachers will be here throughout the day working on grades and report cards. Report cards will come home with students the following Wednesday, March 4th. Be sure to look for them that day. Also, you can get online and view JumpRope grades at any time to see how your child is doing. You can access JumpRope through the Skyward program.
Teacher of the Year Award: Nomination window closes February 28th.
This is the last week to nominate an outstanding teacher here at Silver Mesa. Nomination forms are posted on the District’s website. Turn it in to a member of the PTA board, or bring it to the front office and we’ll get it to the right people. Here’s the link:
It's time to start preparing for the 6th Annual Canyons District Film Festival! The Festival will be held on April 16, 2015 with entries due March 19, 2015.
There will be an informational meeting on Wednesday, February 25, at 4 PM in the Media Center to learn how to get involved. Parents are encouraged to attend with their students.
Silver Mesa earns healthier US School Challenge
The USDA recently awarded 14 of Canyons District's elementary schools the Bronze Award in the Healthier US Schools Challenge. This designation means that each of these schools not only meets the requirements of the School Breakfast Program and the National School Lunch Program, but they also serve a variety of healthy foods that look good, taste good, and emphasize fruits, veggies and whole grains.
Feb. 24th: Celebrate student birthdays with Chick-fil-A; 2:35pm
Feb. 25th: Film Festival Meeting; 4:00 pm in the media center
Feb. 27th: Recipe Contest Due
Feb. 28th: Nominations due for Teacher of the Year
March 4th: Report Cards will come home.
March 27th: Spirit Day is Adult Day.
SAGE Testing: May 11th-22nd Please plan your spring vacations to allow your 3rd-5th grade students to be at school these two weeks.
Here’s to another GREAT week at Silver Mesa!!!