8920 South 1700 E., Sandy, UT 84093

Monday Minute

Dear Parents,

With the big snowstorm forecast for tonight and tomorrow, we may have a Snow Day called for Wednesday.  The district will be out on the roads early in the morning to see how the roads are and will call it at that time.  Watch your notifications to see if school will be held in person or if it will be a virtual day tomorrow.  Our teachers are preparing for the possibility, and some are choosing to send home packets today for students to work on tomorrow.  Others are getting assignments on Canvas for your child to access.  If we do have a snow day, your child’s teacher will be accessible via email for any supports needed.  




Kindness Is Cool

Here are some examples of kindness happening at our school these past couple of months.  We have the best students!

Angel Hannaford (3rd grade) – helping a student clean up her spilled milk

Serena Morrison (3rd grade) – helping and comforting another student who was sick

Tom Parker (5th grade) – showing kindness and giving a compliment to another student in his reading group

Addie Orullion (5th grade) – looking for ways to build people up in class

Chloe Thomas (4th grade) – offering the best compliments!

Griffin Prowse (1st grade) – asked a friend to come sit by him when the friend was sad

Amy Alvarado Espinoza (2nd grade) – trading seats with a friend who needed a new place to sit

Jacob Enriquez Reyes (5th grade) – helping other members of his table & class to be successful



Upcoming Dates

Feb. 21st—Cultural Night; 6:00 pm; more details to come  Postponed until April

Feb. 24th—School Spelling Bee; 9:00 am; YouTube link to watch the Spelling Bee: https://youtube.com/live/BSyVFfY6Q7g?feature=share

Feb. 24th—Spirit Day is Friendship Day!  Dress alike with your friend, your teacher, even your whole class

April 14th—Kindergarten Orientation


It’s a great day to be an eagle!  


Julie Fielding, Principal

Silver Mesa Elementary



Important Links:

School Website:  https://silvermesa.canyonsdistrict.org/ 

Instagram:  silvermesa_eagles

Parent Volunteer application: https://volunteer.canyonsdistrict.org/volunteersystem/#!/application/volunteer//

School Front Office:  (801) 826-9400




PTA Info


Instagram- silver_mesa_pta

Facebook- Silver Mesa PTA

Calendar- Click here 

Join our Silver Mesa PTA hereOne Voice for every Child!



*-Cultural Night– Feb 21st Postponed until April


*-Spelling Bee– Feb 24th (3rd-5th Grades)


*-Spirit Night- Feb 28st Waffle Love 3:00-9:00pm (Fort Union)


*-Spirit Night- 

    Parent Teacher Conferences are coming up!! And we love to give back to our teachers and staff at   

    Silver Mesa! We will be providing them dinners on March 1st and 2nd! Below is a signup of items 

     requested. Please sign up for what works for you, if, at this time, you are able to! We love and 

     appreciate you too!! Thank you so much!! Sign Up


*-Literacy Month- March 1st-21st 

   Literacy Month is just around the corner!  Click these links to find out how you can help in person or at  

   home. New this year:  Dressing up like a HP character and reading during your child’s brain 

   booster class.  Also, as fun as ever, quidditch! Thank you for adding to the magic. 

    Literacy Night IN PERSON help

    Literacy Night AT HOME help


*-Book Fair– March 21st-23rd 


*-Watch D.O.G.S (Dads of Great Students)

WATCH D.O.G.S. ® (Dads Of Great Students) is a family and community engagement educational initiative. 

There are 2 primary goals of the WATCH D.O.G.S. ® program.

 1) To provide positive male role models for the students, demonstrating by their presence that education is important.

 2) To provide extra sets of eyes and ears to enhance school security and reduce bullying.

For more information and to be a Watch D.O.G.S. volunteer, Click HERE





5th Grade information:

2023 5th Grade Maturation Program Schedule


Draper Park Middle, 13133 S. 1300 East, Draper 

Tuesday, March 7 — Boys Program, 7-8 p.m. 

Wednesday, March 8 — Girls Program, 7-8 p.m. 


Eastmont Middle/Crescent Building, 11150 S. 300 East (Vista Way), Sandy

Tuesday, March 14 — Boys Program, 7-8 p.m. 

Thursday, March 16 — Girls Program, 7-8 p.m. 


Albion Middle, 2755 Newcastle Dr., Sandy

Wednesday, March 22 — Girls Program, 7-8 p.m. 

Thursday, March 23 — Boys Program, 7-8 p.m. 


Mt. Jordan Middle, 9351 Mountaineer Ln., Sandy

Monday, March 27 — Boys Program, 7-8 p.m. 

Tuesday, March 28 — Girls Program, 7-8 p.m. 





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