Posted 09/18/2020 09:22AM
We've all missed Mrs. Hokanson's smiling face, her great advice on what to read next, and borrowing books from our library. Good news - soon we'll have access to an online catalog of our library books and be able to start borrowing again. Read the story for instructions.
Posted 09/18/2020 08:00AM
A principal that makes house calls! Principal Greenfield surprised "Exhibiting Excellence Award" recipients at their homes this week to congratulate them on demonstrating key Habits of Mind traits. Let's give a big round of applause to our EEA recipients!
Posted 09/17/2020 04:30PM
Kian G. from Ms. Giacomini's 5th grade class has launched the first ever podcast series for Silver Oak called "Eye of the Sabercat". The podcast will have a mix of interviews, school related announcements, educational topics, fun stuff like book reviews and jokes/riddles, and perhaps even debates on relevant school topics. There should be a new podcast every 2-4 weeks. Happy listening!
Posted 09/17/2020 04:13PM
Beginning Wednesday, September 23, Silver Oak is partnering with Sports For Learning to provide fun physical education activities for our students. Click the headline for more information and links.
Posted 09/17/2020 01:51PM
Grab your child and join us for our new weekly Riddle of the Week! Riddles are a great way to knock the mind out of its routine cognitive habits and stimulate creative thinking in kids, adults, and mythic heroes alike. Help your child submit their solution to this week's riddle by Monday, September 21 at 6 p.m. Click headline for riddle and submission link.
Posted 09/15/2020 08:00AM
Silver Oak will be closed on Thursday, September 24 for a Staff Development/Teacher Inservice Day. Classes will resume on Friday, September 25
Posted 09/14/2020 09:10PM
Please check the Peachjar eflyers on our school website for after school enrichment opportunities in our community for your children. Flyers are also emailed to parents weekly. Check the Peachjar Quicklink button frequently on the front of our school website to see all activities available throughout the year.
Posted 09/14/2020 09:06PM
With PTO launching a new Facebook page, we wanted to remind parents to follow Silver Oak on our official school social media accounts. Find us on Instagram at silveroakelementary and like us on FaceBook @silveroakelementary. If you are looking for some fabulous STEAM activities, subscribe to our Silver Oak Elementary YouTube channel!
Posted 09/09/2020 09:41PM
Our 1st grade families started a pool to collect donations for the brave and hardworking firefighters at Fire Station #11. They also shared handmade Thank You notes with the firefighters. Brian and Kathy Hom, Evergreen residents and owners of two Vitality Bowls stores are matching smoothie donations for the firefighters as well. Read more by clicking the headline.
Posted 09/07/2020 08:34PM
Welcome back, Silver Oak SaberCat students, staff, and families, to the 2020-2021 school year! While we were all hoping to be back at school in person this fall, we are committed to staying together, being safe, and keeping up our old Silver Oak traditions. Do you want to know what's happening around our community and school? Once a month, the SaberCat Post, written by students from Ms. Giacomini's 5th grade class, will inform you about world news, sports, and how students think or feel about different topics. We hope you love reading these articles as much as we love writing them. Take care and always be safe!
Posted 09/03/2020 11:07AM
For those looking for in person care as well as distance learning support, the Y Super Scholars program is taking registrations. The program runs between 8am – 5pm at Silver Oak Elementary. The Y Super Scholars strictly adheres to CDC and Santa Clara County ordinances while providing a space for students to have support with their virtual learning.