Eagle Fun Run /Hora de correr
The PTA is holding our first Eagle Fun Run February 2. During our two week event, we will be promoting positive character traits, physical fitness and we will be working to raise funds for the PTA so that two classroom sets of ipads can be purchased for schoolwide use. The event will kick off January 23 and will culminate with the fun run on February 2. Information was sent home with students Friday and can also be found on the school website.
A partir del 23 de enero y durante dos semanas, La asociación de padres y maestros promoverán valores positivos, hábitos saludables y recogerán fondos para comprar Ipads que serán usados en la escuela. El día 2 de febrero y para culminar la actividad, se llevará a cabo una carrera. El viernes los estudiantes llevaron información relacionada con el evento. También pueden encontrarla en la página de la escuela.
Girls on the Run / Carrera de niñas
Girls on the Run, a physical activity and positive youth program for girls in grades 3 through 5, is coming to Silk Hope. Information about the program and how to enroll can be found on the Silk Hope website.
Un programa que promueve la actividad física de niñas en los grados tercero a quinto comenzará pronto en Silk Hope. Información sobre cómo inscribir a sus hijas se puede encontrar en la página de la escuela.
Parent University /Universidad para padres
Parent University is sponsoring an information session about the characteristics of advanced learners and AIG students. Please join us for this on Tuesday, January 30 from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Pittsboro Elementary School in the Media Center. Registration is suggested and can be completed by using the link on the front page of the CCS website.
El día 30 de enero de 6:00 a 7:00 de la noche se llevará a cabo una sesión informativa sobre estudiantes avanzados académicamente en la biblioteca de la escuela primaria de Pittsboro. Si están interesados en asistir, les sugerimos que se inscriban en la página del condado.
2018-2019 Calendar Proposal Survey / Propuestas para el calendario 2018/2019
The 2018-2019 District Calendar Committee is in the process of generating draft calendars to present to the Board of Education for their consideration. They are currently soliciting stakeholder feedback. You can access the survey by visiting the "Announcements" section of the district website. The survey deadline is January 29, 2018.
El comité encargado del calendario escolar del próximo año está trabajando para presentar diferentes sugerencias a la junta directiva del condado. Si tiene alguna sugerencia que quieran compartir, pueden completar la encuesta que se encuentra en la página del condado. La fecha límite es el 29 de enero de 2018
End of 1st Semester / Fin del primer semestre
Friday marks the end of the first semester of school. Report cards will be distributed on January 26. If you have questions or concerns about your child’s performance do no hesitate to reach out to your child’s teacher.
El viernes termina el primer semestre del año académico. Las calificaciones se enviarán a casa el 26 de enero. Si tienen preguntas no duden en comunicarse con los maestros de sus hijos.
CSSE Open House
Chatham School of Science and Engineering will be hosting an Open House for all interested rising freshman and their parents on Wednesday, January 17th from 6-7 PM. Please join us for a school tour and information session about our Early College Program. For more information, you may call the school at 919-663-5899.
Events for the week include / Eventos semanales:
Peach Jar eFlyers
Would you like to receive digital flyers about school-related activities as well as approved community events. To view SHS eFlyers or for instructions on how to sign up to receive them via email click here. You will see recent eFlyers posted and also be able to register for email notifications.
One of Silk Hope School's easiest fundraiser is collecting Box Tops for Education. Clipping the $0.10 coupons quickly add up to hundreds, even thousands of dollars for our school. This year the PTA's goal is to raise $4,000. Visit the Box Tops homepage to learn which products carry the Box Tops label, print out valuable coupons, and much more. PTA is collecting Box Tops for Education.
Anonymous Bullying Report
Please click this link to report an incidence of bullying that may require investigation. If you feel like this is an emergency and need to speak with someone please contact Mrs. Wilson (school counselor) or Mrs. Brady-Andrew/Mrs. Petty (school administrators) at 919-742-3911.
Please note, we define bullying as repeated and intentional behavior that hurts another person physically or emotionally. We base this decision on how the victim is feeling. Bullying may include:
- Physical bullying: hitting, kicking, pushing, choking, punching, etc.
- Verbal bullying: threatening, taunting, teasing, rumor spreading, hate speech, name calling, extortion, etc.
- Relational bullying: exclusion from activities, social isolation, sexual intimidation, harassment, etc.
- Cyber bullying: bullying through the use of technology (email, texts, social media, etc.)
Students work in news teams to simulate careers and practice skills.
Four SHS projects honored at Chatham County Science Fair
Welcome to the 2017-2018 school year! I hope you were able to do all of the things that make summer both restful and exciting.
The entire faculty and staff extend their best wishes to you for a successful school year. Each of us looks forward to supporting you in a successful year of academic and personal growth.
As we begin the new year, I want to remind everyone within our school community that the success of Silk Hope School has been, and always will be, a result of combined and cooperative effort. As we enter the new school year, know that I welcome your comments, questions, and concerns. I would like to extend an invitation for your active participation, which will be appreciated by our entire staff.
Thank you and welcome to an exciting and rewarding year!