Silver Oak Newsroom

Posted 11/13/2019 01:22PM
See your upper grade friends perform in Silver Oak's upper grade play, Aladdin Jr! Tickets open for sale at 10 a.m. on FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 15th! Get your tickets early for best seat selection. Click headline for link to view cast & showtime details, and to purchase tickets.
Posted 11/15/2019 08:27AM
Superintendent Dr. Flores will host stakeholder meetings to provide updates, answer questions, and listen to concerns community members may have about the school consolidation process. Click headline for meeting dates and additional information.
Posted 11/15/2019 08:20AM
At its November 14, 2019 regular meeting, the Evergreen School District Board of Education approved the process and timeline for the school consolidations. Go to www.eesd.org/scprocess for details.
Posted 11/14/2019 06:32PM
Movie Night is almost here... don't miss this fun, family event! Admission is free! The voters have spoken and two movies came out far beyond the rest... both Detective Pikachu and Aladdin (non-animated version) will be shown simultaneously! You may opt to enjoy our concessions offering of popcorn, pizza, hot dogs, snacks & drinks... and consider purchasing raffle tickets for a chance to win fun prizes! With no school on Wednesday, this is a mid-week treat for the whole family!
Posted 11/14/2019 08:28AM
We engage our students in authentic learning that prepares them with the skills to be global-minded citizens. The knowledge, skills, and attributes to pursue individual dreams and positively impact the world are defined in our Profile of a Learner. Click the headline to learn more about the results and learning targets we want all our students to achieve during their school years in Evergreen School District.
Posted 11/13/2019 01:32PM
Congratulations to the following students who got a full score on the first Math Olympiad contest!
Posted 11/13/2019 12:33PM
Calling all Book Worms!! Fall Book Fair begins Monday, November 18th and runs through Friday, November 22nd. Check out the new eWallet option for student shopping, see book fair hours & events, and sign up to volunteer your help during the book fair week... we will need help to staff our store throughout the event.
Posted 11/13/2019 12:00PM
PTO Thanks our Birthday Book Club Participants! We are pleased to share that 21 students with November birthdays have chosen books to be donated to their classroom or school library this month. Happy birthday to you, and thank you!
Posted 11/12/2019 08:00PM
On November 2, Silver Oak started a new program for our students called Saturday Academy. Saturday Academy provides enrichment opportunities for all students while allowing our students to make up missed days of attendance. Missed days of school also result in lost revenue to our schools. Saturday Academy allows our school to recover lost learning as well as lost funding. Click headline to learn more.
Posted 11/12/2019 04:39PM
The Student Council's Sabercat Post news is hot off the presses again. Our student journalists this year are from Mrs. Giacomini's 5th grade class. This edition's writers are Nadezda L., Enna O., Jacob T., Logan G., and Keshav S. Click the headline to read the stories and learn what's going on at Silver Oak.
Posted 11/12/2019 10:23AM
The Kids Heart Challenge is a fun and exciting event led by our 4th grade classes this fall. Through Kids Heart Challenge, kids learn jump rope skills, how their heart works, and they raise money to help kids with special hearts. Have fun, learn how to stay healthy and make a difference in the lives of others!
Posted 11/12/2019 05:00AM
Wednesday, November 20 students have the day off for a teacher in-service day that is set aside for Parent-Teacher Conferences. Click on the story headline to learn tips on how to make the most of your parent teacher conference.
Posted 11/11/2019 10:00AM
Check out all the fabulous experiments going on in the Fab STEAM Lab. Students have been busy creating, destroying, analyzing and learning great things!
Posted 11/11/2019 08:00AM
As the holidays approach we are seeing an increase in student absences. Please do your best to plan vacations during non-school days. Students are only in school for 180 days and each one counts. If you do take time off of school please note that it will count as an unexcused absence.
Posted 11/10/2019 09:00AM
Our Students of the Month deserve a great big applause. Click the headline to see all the students who were honored at this month's Student of the Month ceremony.
Posted 11/07/2019 02:19PM
On Thursday, Silver Oak celebrated its 25th anniversary with cake and a birthday song. The school first opened its doors in 1994 and for 25 years has been providing excellence in education to our community. ESD Board of Trustees Lelia Welch and Chris Corpus joined Superintendent Dr. Flores, Assistant Superintendent Dan Deguara, and Silver Oak PTO board members as over 550 students and staff gathered on the school blacktop to form the shape of the number 25 to commemorate our landmark anniversary. Click headline to see pictures.
Posted 11/07/2019 12:00PM
If you are unhappy with the Fall photos that you have already purchased, your child may have his/her photo taken again on November 22. Simply have your child bring the photos and return them to the photographer when posing for the MAKE UP/RETAKE photo. The 6th grade class panoramic picture will also be taken on this day.
Posted 11/05/2019 06:09PM
November's Project Cornerstone book title is "My Secret Bully", by Trudy Ludwig. This story focuses its message on relational bullying, and one little girl's experience with her "friend". Cornerstone classrooms will discuss how students can recognize if this is happening to them, and explore possible ways to seek support and deal with the problem.
Posted 11/04/2019 02:57PM
Announcing the results! Mr. Peckham's class earned Silver Oak the most money with a total of 255 box tops! Congratulations and Thank You! The runner up was Mrs. Price's class with 224, and third most was collected by Mrs. Nissen's class with 205 box tops. Great job and thanks to all who participated in this easy and free program to earn $$s for our school! We're collecting box tops every month, so keep clipping and bringing your box tops into your classroom and/or scan your receipts with the box tops app.
Posted 10/29/2019 11:30AM
Evergreen School District understands that the school consolidation process is met with many questions and concerns by our community. Click the headline to learn more about how our new School Consolidation webpages can keep you up to date on all the latest news and announcements, a timeline, FAQs and other important background.
Posted 10/17/2019 01:41PM
Silver Oak PTO will once again be offering the Math Kangaroo Competition via Silver Oak. Only students CURRENTLY enrolled at Silver Oak are eligible to take the test at the Silver Oak center. Reserve your space on the team today!
Posted 09/23/2019 09:40PM
Students are invited to join Mrs. Gardener each Friday in the Fab STEAM Lab, after they eat lunch, to participate in fun STEAM related activities. To learn more about the different topics and projects they will explore each Friday of every month, click the headline.
Posted 09/23/2019 01:00PM
We are looking for parents interested in lending their time and talent to Robotics, Coding & 3D Printing, Science Fridays, Fab Lab classrooms, and 5th & 6th Grade STEAM lessons. There are many opportunities available throughout the year. Please consider helping to lead and inspire our amazing students.
Posted 09/22/2019 07:45PM
The state and federal government uses census information to decide where money for programs will go. Please be counted so our community gets the funding and services it deserves.
Posted 09/12/2019 09:24PM
Hello! I am looking forward to a year of fabulous lessons in the STEAM Lab with all of our Silver Oak Students. If you are able and interested in volunteering in the lab please sign up via Sign Up Genius. Even just one hour of your time this year, would help out greatly. Hope you can find a grade, day, and time that works for you. Thank you, Veronica Gardener, STEAM Coach & Specialist. Click the headline for more details.

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