Category Archive: Fifth Grade

Jun
14

6/14/2017 Update from Silver Beach

Silver Beach News for 6.14.17 Dear Families, The ending of a school year is filled with completing projects, celebrations, and mixed emotions.  Many students have shared with me that they are excited for summer but are sad to leave their teacher and friends.  Today I received two letters (from a kindergartener and second grader) asking …

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Jun
01

5/31/2017 Update from Silver Beach

Silver Beach News for 5.31.17 Dear Families, Tomorrow is our first Leadership Day and we hope you will join us at our Student Led Open House tomorrow 6:00-7:00pm. Students are excited to share the academic progress they have made this year, celebrate their leadership, and tour you through the school.  The Book Fair will be …

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May
31

5/25/2017 Update from Silver Beach

Silver Beach News for 5.25.17 Dear Families, It looks like we are going to have fabulous weather for our Family Picnic tomorrow. We hope you will be joining us.  Eating times are as follows: 10:45 – Kindergarten 11:15 – 1st Grade 11:45 – 2nd & 3rd Grades 12:15 – 4th & 5th Grades Have a …

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May
18

5/17/17 Update from Silver Beach

Silver Beach News for 5.17.17 Dear Families, The annual Bike to Work and School Day is this Friday, May 19. All students are encouraged to ride their bikes. Please walk bikes once you are on school grounds. Be safe and remember to wear your helmet! Enjoy the sunshine! Nicole Upcoming Dates: May 18: 3:00-5:00 Kindergarten …

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May
07

5/5/17 Update from Silver Beach

Silver Beach News for 5.5.17 Dear Families, The entire Silver Beach Staff extends a huge THANK YOU for spoiling us this week.   Extra thanks to Kristen Kiene, Laura Lawyer, room parents, and PTO for all the behind the scenes work. The taco bar lunch was amazing today! We all feel very loved and appreciated.  Picture …

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Apr
12

4/12/2017 Upate from Silver Beach

Silver Beach News for 4.12.17 Dear Families, Thank you to Dr. Putney for presenting on the topic of Navigating Adolescence last night at the PTO meeting.  The presentation and resources will be linked to our PTO website. Dr. Putney recommends visiting greatconversations.com for dates on upcoming local discussions. All PTO Executive Board position are open for …

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Feb
17

2/16/2017 Update from Silver Beach

Silver Beach News for 2.16.17 Dear Families, Congratulations to the following students who were selected to represent their classroom on our Junior Lighthouse Team.Take a look at the pictures  App1 App2.jpg App3.jpg of a 2nd, 3rd, and 4th grade application that exemplify  the caliber of the 35 applications received. The three main objectives for this team will be: 1) Further …

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Dec
18

12/7/2016 Update from Silver Beach

Silver Beach News for 12.7.16 Dear Families, It’s that wonderful time of year… The 5th Grade Helping Hawks Food Drive runs through Tuesday, Dec. 13th. So far students have weighed in 350 pounds with the goal of 750 (Pic 1 Pic 2 pic 3 ). If your family could benefit by receiving any collected food, please contact our …

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Dec
01

12/1/2016 Update from Silver Beach

Silver Beach News for 12.1.16 Dear Families, Welcome to December! This month is filled with opportunities for our students to be Leaders In Action.  New Leadership jobs have been posted and grades 1-5 have a variety of opportunities; Winter Leadership Jobs.pdf explaining the jobs and application process.   Also happening this month is our 5th grade Helping Hawks …

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Nov
16

11/16/2016 Update from Silver Beach

Dear Families, For the next few weeks, Bellingham Public Schools will be surveying parents and guardians, along with students (grades 3, 5, 7, 9 and 11) and staff. Our district’s strategic plan, The Bellingham Promise, guides our work and emphasizes our collective commitment to our children. We believe that all children should be loved and …

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Sep
15

9/14/16 Update from Silver Beach

Silver Beach News for 9.14.16 Thank you to our PTO Board and Activity Chairs for hosting our first Fall Social last Friday night.  It was wonderful to see so many families connecting.  Our next big event is next Friday, our ‘one-and-done’ fundraiser, the Jog-a-Thon.  Our school goal is $30,000 with funding approximately distributed by: • 64% …

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Sep
08

9/7/16 Update from Silver Beach

Silver Beach News for 9.7.16 It’s hard to believe we are already 10 days into our school year! I spend the majority of my day on the playground, in the lunchroom and visiting classrooms.  We have the BEST kids ever! Mr. Gilmore and I had lunch with our new students this week (2nd-5th grade) and …

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Sep
06

8/31/16 Update from Silver Beach

Silver Beach News for 8.31.16 It has been an amazing start!  Parents are always welcome to join us on the playground and in the lunchroom.  Our first PTO Food Truck Dinner and Ice Cream Social is next Friday night. Come meet your new PTO Board, learn about volunteering at Silver Beach, upcoming events, and meet …

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Jun
02

6/1/2016 Update from Silver Beach

Silver Beach News for 6.1.16 It is hard to believe it is June! School events, links to summer enrichment opportunities and community events are listed below. Our 5th graders did an oustanding job representing Silver Beach at the 5th grade track meet today. Congratulations to Mr. Perigo’s fifth graders  and Mrs. Tice’s second graders for …

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May
31

Fundraiser for 2016-17 Fifth Graders June 20th!

EAT WINGS. RAISE FUNDS. On the day listed below, present this ticket (.EWRF-Ticket) to your server and Buffalo Wild Wings® will donate 10%* of your total bill (not including tax, gratuity or promotional discounts) to our organization. Buffalo Wild Wings strives to support our community and the organizations and sports teams within it. Together we …

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