• "Extraordinary Education For All Students In A Community Committed to Excellence"

  • "Extraordinary Education For All Students In A Community Committed to Excellence"

  • Congratulations Silk Hope Lady Eagles Basketball Team: Regular Season County Champions!

  • Congratulations Jr. Beta State Convention Winners! April Torxler, Mackenzie Walters, Ella Gaines, & Emma Drumheller 2nd Place Banner Competition

  • Congratulations Mrs. Daniel! Silk Hope School's Teacher of the Year

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School Announcements
Silk Hope Weekly Events 3/30/15
Teacher of the Year
Congratulations to Michelle Daniel, Silk Hope School’s Teacher of the Year.  We are very proud of Mrs. Daniel and we appreciate the hard work she does each and every day for her students. 

Thank You
A huge thank-you to everyone who contributed to the success of the Chicken Tender Fundraiser dinner. The food was delicious and the fellowship among the workers and those who came to dine was enjoyed by all. A special thanks to those individuals on the steering committee who gave numerous hours of their time to ensure that the evening was a success.  

Building Healthy Students Together
On May 1st from 5-8pm VCE, SCE, CMS and Silk Hope School will partner with the YMCA in Building Healthy Students Together.  This event will be at Bray Park and will feature inflatables, food trucks, community organizations (including the Chatham Soccer League) and all 4 schools in a show of community unison.  We will be promoting a healthy lifestyle as well as promoting all of our schools to the students and families in Siler City.  Please join us that afternoon and support our students.    

Subway Day Winner
Congratulations to Samantha Weiber from Mrs. Garrett’s 2nd grade class who won a free sub from Subway. Our next Subway day event will be April 13.  Make plans now to eat your lunch or dinner from the Subway inside Walmart…your purchase will earn cash for Silk Hope School!  

Upcoming Events for the Week Include
  • All County Chorus members will be traveling to Northwood Tuesday morning and will performing later that evening at 7pm
  • Silk Hope will travel to Chatham Middle School Wednesday for baseball and girls soccer. All games will begin at 4:15
  • The 3rd 9 weeks ends Wednesday
  • Spring Break begins Thursday afternoon at 3pm. School will be closed for students and staff Friday, April 3 through Friday, April 10. School will resume on Monday, April 13.  We hope you enjoy the time with your family. 
 
Summer Nutritional Assistance for Chatham Kids (SNACK!)
The Summer Nutritional Assistance for Chatham Kids (SNACK) program will  run from June 15-August 21. This program provides free food assistance to Chatham kids who receive free or reduced lunch during the school year. You must register to receive food. Registration meetings will be held:
  • Monday, March 30 at ​Pittsboro Elementary from 4-6
  • Tuesday, March 31 at Siler City Elementary from 5-7
  • Wednesday, April 1 at Virginia Cross Elementary from 4-6
  • Tuesday, April 14 at Jordan Matthews from 5-7
  • Wednesday, April 15 at North Chatham Elementary from 5-7
  • Thursday, April 16 at JS Waters from 4-5:30

You only need to attend one meeting. SNACK flyers with additional information will be given to all students the week March 23. Please contact Rebecca Borchard for more information at (919) 533-9521. 

Information for Rising Kindergarteners

If you have a child entering kindergarten in August 2015, click
 here for information  pertaining to orientation, kindergarten screening, and staggered entry. If you have questions, please contact the school and someone will assist you.  
 
PreK Registration
If you have a child or know a child that will be 3 or 4 years old by August 31st, you may register them for pre-k at Silk Hope School for the 2015-2016 school year.  Please stop by the office to pick up an application.  If you have any questions regarding the pre-k program or eligibility, please see Mrs. Vitaro.

 
Silk Hope School Spirit Wear
Show your Silk Hope pride. Purchase spirit items (t-shirts, hoodies, drawstring bags, etc) anytime during the year. Order forms can be downloaded here.  Click here for pictures of the available items.  Go Eagles!!!
 
Volunteer Application Information
We love our volunteers at SHS!  Anyone wishing to tutor, be a classroom helper, chaperone field trips, etc must fill out an online application through the AppGarden site.  As a reminder, volunteers must resubmit an application each school year.
 
You can access the site here.  If you are new to the site you will need to click on the green link at the bottom to register.  If you have an account with AppGarden you do not need to create a new account.  You will just need to log in and update your profile.  

Please note the criminal background checks may take several weeks to process so please complete the application as soon as possible.
 
School Improvement Team Meeting Dates
The School Improvement Team will meet on the 3rd Monday of each month with the exception of January (there will be no meeting) and March (we will meet on the 4th Monday) in the Media Center. Parents and other stakeholders are welcome to attend. 
 
Reward the School When You Shop
It is easy to support the school when you shop. If you shop at Harris Teeter, link your rewards card to Silk Hope and the school will receive money/rewards. You will need to re-activate the link each year after August 1. Below are links that will help you learn how grocery shopping can support the school. It's easy as clicking on the link below!
Harris Teeter VIC Card

If you have a Target Red Card, you can link your credit/debit card to Silk Hope School. Everytime you use your Red Card Silk Hope will get 1% of your entire purchase. Click on the link below to learn how you can support the school, while you shop.
  Target Red Card 

 

Report Bullying/Harassment
If you would like to make an anonymous report of bullying or harassment please click the link above.