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  • We Love Volunteers
     

    We appreciate our Silk Hope School volunteers!  Please be sure to complete the your volunteer application for the current year!  Click here to access application.

  • School Lunch With a MySchoolMoney account, paying for school meals is easy. Go to k12PaymentCenter to enroll. You'll need your child's PowerSchool ID number (see your child's teacher or call the front office). Once your account is set up, you’ll have 24-hour access to the information and other benefits.  For more information about how to manage your child's meal account click here.

  • SHS Eagles SOAR

    Show growth

    Offer kindness

    Accept responsibility

    Respect ourselves and others

     

     

     

    Silk Hope School

    INVEST

    BUILD

    CREATE

Announcements

  • Plan B survey

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  • Jump Start

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  • PLANNING FOR REMOTE LEARNING 

    remote learning

     

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  • Congratulations to the Silk Hope School

    8th Grade Class of 2020 Recognition Video!

    8th Grade Parade Video (Thank you York's Photography Studio for capturing these memories)  

     Keep SOARing, Eagles!

    Silk Hope School eagle mascot and logo

    We are so proud of all of you!


     

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  • kinder oritntation

     

    Kindergarten class of 2020-2021, although the school building is closed and we are unable to hold our traditional kindergarten orientation events, we still wish to provide you with pertinent information to help students and families make a smooth transition into kindergarten.  Kindergarten teachers Kim Fuquay and Amy Leonard have prepared a virtual presentation which provides valuable information, especially if this is your first time having a child in school.  Click here for our Parent Orientation video (Note: the video was recorded in May. Information may likely change as we get closer to the start of the school year. Updated information will be added once it is made available from the state regarding student and staff health and safety).

    Please continue to check our school and district website for information regarding the reopening of schools for the 20-21 school year.  We look forward to having you as a part of our school family.

     

    Kindergarten Health Information:  Click here to for a copy of the kindergarten physical form (to be completed by your child's physician). You may mail to the school or submit at the start of the 20-21 school year.  All kindergarten physicals and vaccinations must be completed within 30 days of the start of school. 


     

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  • kindergarten Registration

    If you have a child who will be 5 on or before August 31 please click here to access the Chatham County website with more information about kindergarten registration. You can also access the online forms below:

    English Online Registration

    Spanish Online Registration 

    The following documents will need to be provided at a later date:

    • birth certificate

    • immunizations

    • health assessment

    • 2 proofs of residency

    Please contact Silk Hope School data manager Karen Snipes if you have questions ksnipes@chatham.k12.nc.us


     

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  • Chatham County Schools Summer Learning Challenge

     logo with graphics and text Chatham County Schools Reach 20 Summer Learning Challenge

    How many SHS students can Reach 20
    in this year's district-wide Summer Learning Challenge?

     

    Prizes available to students who participate.

    Additional prize for those who complete the full challenge!

     

    Click here for more information.

     

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  • Support your students and our school this summer!

    Silk Hope PTA Announces Online Book Fair

    Over 6,000 products available.

    Free shipping on all orders over $25.

    Stylized text: "Our school is having a Scholastic Summer Read-a-Palooza Virtual Book Fair"

    Click here to visit our SCHOLASTIC BOOK FAIR.

     

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  • SHS 5th Graders Present a Collaborative Production in Cooperation with the
    Chatham Arts Council's Artists in Schools initiative.

    illustration - vintage film reel
     

    Students and leaders across Chatham County contributed to the production of the
    short film entitled Foul Weather.

     
     
    We would like to thank EBZB Productions and Chatham Arts Council
    for this artists in residence opportunity. 
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  • Contact Our School Counselor

    Silk Hope families, if you need assistance, support, or resources, please click here to schedule a call with our school counselor Mrs. Scott. 

     


     

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  • New Student Registration

    (available online)

    If you are new to the Silk Hope School community you can use our online registration to sign your child up for school.  

    2020-2021 PowerSchool Registration (English) click here
      
    2020-2021 PowerSchool Registration (Spanish) click here 
     

     
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  •  PowerSchool Parent Portal Information

    The Parent Portal allows all Chatham County Schools families the opportunity to view their students' grades in an easy to use website. 

    Parents are asked to complete a parent verification process before accessing their student's grade and schedule information via the Parent Portal. This is a one-time process and will need only to be completed in subsequent years if families enroll new students within Chatham County Schools.

    Click the link below to access instructions for the parent verification process.

    PowerSchool Parent Portal Help

     


     

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  • Super Hero Silk Hope School Super Hero Staff (SHS) Award

     Each month, a member of the Silk Hope School staff will be recognized as the winner of the Super Hero Staff (SHS) Award.  The Super Hero award recognizes individuals who demonstrate a powerful passion for positive change in our school community. They have invested their time and energy for a brighter tomorrow, used their super strengths to support and build others, been a valiant sidekick when needed, and have been a unique source of positivity, strength, and humility in trying moments. They have powered the way for Silk Hope School through their example and have spread their contagious love for learning to students and staff.

    Members of the Silk Hope School community (which includes students, parents, and staff) can submit nominations for individuals who meet the above-mentioned criteria.  Members of the school's leadership team   (School Improvement Team) will review the nominations and choose a Torch Award winner for the month.  The winner will receive a Torch Award trophy and gift card and will also be recognized via various media (school announcements, Twitter, website, etc).  

     Submit your nomination here

      


     

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  • box top label

    One of Silk Hope School's easiest fundraiser is collecting Box Tops for Education. Clipping the $0.10 coupons & Scanning your receipts for eligible products, quickly adds up to hundreds, even thousands of dollars for our school. This year the PTA's goal is to raise $1,000.  Visit the Box Tops homepage to learn about the app and which products carry the Box Tops label, print out valuable coupons, and much more.   

     
    If you have any questions please contact  Amanda Cotton  @Amanda Cotton  or the PTA - silkhopeschoolpta@yahoo.com

     

     

     


     

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    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.

     


     

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    Anonymous Tip/Bullying Reporting Form

    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. Scott, school counselor, or SHS principal, Mrs. Brady-Andrew 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.)

     


     

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Principal's Message

  • Welcome to the 2019-2020 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!

    Angie Brady-Andrew, Principal


     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

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