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Attention 5th Grade Parents

Parkside course request forms for the 2015-2016 school year are here!
Your child should have brought home a course request sheet with instructions. 

 Please fill out the form with your child and send it back to Signal Hill. All course request forms are due to Mrs. Riley by May 26, 2015.
If you did not receive a form and your child is planning to attend Parkside Middle School next year, please check the Parkside Counseling webpage or contact Melanie Riley, SHES school counselor at 703-530-7541 or at rileyml@pwcs.edu. 

If you have any questions about scheduling options, please feel free to contact Parkside’s 6th grade counselor, Ms. Caroline Young at 703-361-3106 or youngce@pwcs.edu

If your child is planning to attend a different Middle School next year, and you have not received any information from the school, please contact Melanie Riley.​

 

 

Yearbook
Don't forget to order your yearbook for the 2014-2015 school year!  Pre-order your copy for only $20.  Make checks payable to SHES. Memories to last a lifetime!
ForK - For Kids
Hunger doesn't end on Friday. ForK is dedicated to helping families fill the weekend gap when in-school meals are not available by providing healthy, nourishing foods on a weekly basis. 

Food items offered include: Fruit, Granola Bars, Oatmeal, Tomato Soup, Chicken Noodle Soup, Chicken and Rice Soup,  Beef Vegetable Soup,  Spaghetti & Meatballs,  Macaroni & Cheese,  Tuna,  Chicken, Corn, Green Beans, Peas, Raisins, Popcorn, and Pretzels.

ForK was founded in Manassas, Virginia to help schools reach local children who do not have enough to eat on the weekend. We deliver food items to participating schools and, each Friday, teachers or counselors discretely place that food in the backpacks of children who need it. Every effort is made to ensure that the program is operated in a manner that promotes respect for the children and families served. We work closely with local schools to reach the children and families in greatest need. Targeted schools are either not currently serviced by other weekend food organizations, overlooked because of the overall socio-economic status of the area around the school, or in need of greater assistance.
 
Donate Just $5 per week provides a child with nourishing food for the weekend. A donation of $260 will feed a local child every weekend for a year.
 
To donate please go to http://www.forkva.org/

 

Save the Date!
Important Dates for the 2015-2016 School Year.

August 11, 2015 - Rising Kindergarten Assessments - By Appointment
August 28, 2015 - Open House (Students Meet Teachers and Visit Classrooms)
 - PK-2:  11:00-12:00 noon
 - Grades 3-5:  2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
August 31 - First Day of School
September 28 - Back to School Night (PK-Grade 2):  6:30 - 7:30 p.m.
September 29 - Back to School Night (Grades 3-5) :  6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Students will be notified by mail of their 2015-2016 teacher assignment during the week of August 17.

Please click here for the Student Placement Letter
Follow us on Twitter!
You can now keep up with Signal Hill Elementary by following us on Twitter! 
https://twitter.com/signalhillelem
Boosterthon!

Signal Hill had a blast at the Boosterthon Pep Rally, and an exciting time at today's Huddle.  We are all getting really excited about Boosterthon.  Team Huddles started today, and Boosterthon representatives will be on campus this week and next to continue the huddles.  The PTA sponsored Boosterthon Fun Run is on April 16.  Boosterthon will raise much-needed funds for new technology for our school.  Our Huddle schedule is below.  



(Team Day #1) - Teamwork and Pep Rally Recap
(Team Day #2) - Plug In To Serve
(Team Day #3) - Amplify Others
(Team Day #4) - Listen For Feedback
(Team Day #5) - Play Hard
(Team Day #6) - Thank Your Crowd
(Team Day #7) - Follow Up Day 
 
There are 3 easy steps to help Signal Hill:
Remind your student about FunRun.com.  Students get a free gift, the Rock'n Wristband, just to register with their parents!
Connect your student to sponsors.  Students can get pledges from parents, grandparents, aunts and uncles, and family friends!
Come to the Fun Run next week!
For Grade 5 Parents
As you know, your child is facing a major change in his/her school life with the upcoming move to middle school. In middle school, your child will have the opportunity to be part of many new and exciting experiences. As wonderful as this can be, many students fear this transition. This happens because they do not know what to expect and they have a natural fear of the unknown. To help them, the School Counselors will be visiting the fifth grade classrooms, during the last month of the 2014-15 school year, and meeting with all fifth graders to talk about these changes.

A survey will be sent home to ask parents about concerns or questions they might have. Please take a moment to fill out the information and return it to the school counseling office at Signal Hill.

Please click on the Signal Hill School Counseling page to stay updated on any new Middle School Announcements.

Signal Hill Honored as a School of Excellence!
It's time to celebrate again!
Signal Hill has been honored as a School of Excellence for the seventh time!
Our outstanding staff and students worked hard to earn this honor,
and we will be having special celebrations in the spring to mark this achievement!
Congratulations All!

Click here to read the letter from Ms. Wrenn
 
September Newsletter
Code of Behavior
Please take some time before the start of the 2014-2015 school year to review the PWCS Code of Behavior. There is also a link on the left to the Code of Behavior under Policies/Code of Behavior.

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