Girls on the Run is back at Silver Oak and registration begins Saturday, December 3 at 8 a.m.!! We are excited to offer Silver Oak girls in 3rd - 6th grades an opportunity to participate in this inspiring 10-week social-emotional after school program that teaches girls and anyone who identifies as a girl critical life skills such as: managing emotions, standing up for themselves and others, and how to be a good friend, all the while training for a celebratory 5K fun run at the end of the season. Space is limited so we encourage you to sign up immediately. Read more in the story.
Save the Date Silver Oak Families! On Tuesday, December 13, from 5-8 p.m.
Silver Oak teachers are partnering with Tastea to help raise money for a fabulous Lunar New Year event in January. Join us for a yummy after school smoothie or snack at Tastea located at 3247 S. White Road. Menu and digital coupon for event available in story.
On Monday, December 5 you may see several buses waiting in front of the school to take all Silver Oak fifth graders on the annual field trip to Walden West. Each year, Silver Oak's fifth graders spend one week at this outdoor science school, located in the Cupertino Foothills. During their stay, they learn about the forest, meadow, and stream communities through the use of games and other activities. Qualified naturalists help show the interrelationships between plants and animals, as well as the effect we have on the environment.
Hot of the presses is a new edition of the Sabercat Post from Ms. Giacomini's 5th graders. The November issue includes a great Q&A where students say what they are thankful for, a delicious recipe for apple cider, and an update on the Battle of the Books winners. Please enjoy!
Help us reach our school's goal is to raise $2500 towards the district's goal of $40,000. If we reach our district's goal, that means 80,000 meals for those who need it most in Silicon Valley. Please consider Donating Today. Thank you!
Our 1st through 3rd grade choir singers are excited to bring the spirit of the holidays to Silver Oak. Enjoy an evening of happy voices singing an arrangement of holiday music from around the world. Warm up your pipes, audience... sing-alongs are ahead as well! Holiday Choir Performance on December 7 at 6 p.m. Click story to reserve seats to this free event.
Math Olympiad Students completed their first test on 11/18. Click the story for the list of the students who scored 5 or 4 on the test.
Seeking Science Enthusiast Parents for PTO's Annual S.T.E.A.M. Night: Thursday, February 9, 4 – 6 p.m. Would you like to share a cool science experiment YOU always loved with kids at school? We need YOU! Click story for details.
Family BINGO Night! Wednesday, December 14, 2022 Would you like to help, or can donate prizes? Please sign up at Bingo Night Sign Ups
Children's Grief Awareness Day (November 17th, 2022) was created to emphasize the unique struggles youth face when grieving and provide ways we can help support them through this challenging time.
We understand parenting in these times can be challenging. If you are looking for a place where you can receive parenting support in a protected, safe, nurturing space, please join us at our monthly Parent Support Circle. Our next meeting is Wednesday, December 14 from 4:30-5:30 p.m. via Zoom. Zoom link and meeting dates available in story.
The Annual ESD Food Drive In Partnership with Second Harvest Food Bank officially runs from December 1-16, however, donations are being accepted now. As in the past couple of years, it will be a virtual drive - please see donation links in this story for all school sites, including our main ESD link.
Beginning school year 2022-23, breakfast and lunch will be available at no cost to all students, regardless of income. Learn more about our School Meal Program.
Each year, through the Box Tops for Education program, Silver Oak receives money for our school. By participating in this program, you can earn money for Silver Oak while doing your every day shopping. We are grateful to all our Silver Oak parents who continue to support our efforts through various programs to earn money for our school. Together, we can reach this year's Box Top goal of $1,000. Learn more...
How many absences are too many? Chronic absence is defined as 18 days a year—or just 2 days a month. Call your student's school office if you have questions about your student's attendance.
First Tuesday of each month at 10 a.m.
Silver Oak parents of all grade levels are invited to participate in the Parent Cafe held the first Tuesday of each month at 10 a.m. Mr. Greenfield meets with parents to discuss educational issues of the day and factors impacting student achievement. Check the calendar for details about upcoming meetings. We hope you can join us!
Missed a meeting, but want to stay informed? View the meeting presentation slides.
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