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Silk Hope PTA 2nd Annual Chicken Tender Dinner - March 27 11am-7pm
 
School Announcements
Silk Hope Weekly Events 3/1/15
Girls Soccer and Boys Baseball
Baseball and soccer tryouts will begin on Tuesday, March 3rd.  Tryouts for both soccer and baseball will end at 5:00.  All students must have a physical on file with Mrs. DeCristofaro before tryouts.  
 

Chicken Tender Dinner…Your Help is Needed!
You can support the Chicken Tender Fundraiser Dinner in the following ways
  • Attend this week’s planning meeting Tuesday night at 7pm in the Media Center
  • Volunteer to assist with various tasks (click here for more details)
  • K-2nd students are asked to donate bottled water
  • 3rd-8th grade students are asked to donate canned Coke and Pepsi products
 
Parent/Teacher/Student Basketball Game
The annual parent/teacher/student basketball game will be held Friday, March 6 at 6pm in the Silk Hope Gym.  The cost will be $2 per person.  All proceeds, including concessions, will benefit the Silk Hope School Jr. Beta Club.  Anyone interested in playing is invited to come out and practice or just shoot around either Tuesday or Thursday from 6-8pm. Feel free to drop by anytime during those two hours. 
 
Kindergarten Registration
If you have a child who will be five on or before August 31 please plan to come to school between March 16-27 to register him/her for kindergarten.  Spread the word throughout the community that kindergarten registration is nearing!
 
Upcoming Events for the Week Include
  • There will be a PTA Thrift Shop work night Monday at 6:30pm. Any interested volunteer is invited and urged to attend as the night has not been designated for any particular grade or group.
  • There will be a Chicken Tender Planning Meeting Tuesday at 7pm in the Media Center
  • PTA will be held Thursday at 7pm in the Multi-Purpose Room. There will be a talent show at the conclusion of the business meeting.
  • The Parent/Teacher/Student basketball game is Friday at 6pm. ​

 
Silk Hope School PTA
2nd Annual 
Chicken Tender Fundraiser Dinner​

 
Silk Hope School PTA will be having their 2nd Annual Chicken Tender Fundraiser Dinner Friday, March 27 11am-7pm. Join us at the Silk Hope Community Center for some delicious chicken (dine in or take out plates available).  Lunch orders with a 5 plate minimum will be delivered to businesses. Order forms can be accessed using the links below. 

A special thanks to the Chatham County Chicken Cookers from Goldston who will be cooking their famous chicken.    

 
Chicken Tender Flyer (English)    Chicken Tender Flyer (Spanish)
Chicken Tender Order Form (English)  Chicken Tender Order Form (Spanish)
Chicken Tender Sign-up Sheet (English)  Chicken Tender Sign-up Sheet (Spanish)


 Please contact the school for additional information.
* Chicken Tender Dinner *
Lunch Orders Needed
 
Parents, we are trying to increase the number of lunch orders and we need your help!!!
Can you…
  • Ask your place of business to order chicken tender plates for lunch…WE WILL DELIVER!!! (use the “order form” on the Silk Hope School website to place your order)
  • Ask any businesses or organization you have dealings with to purchase chicken tender plates for lunch…WE WILL DELIVER!!! (use the “order form” on the Silk Hope School website to plate your order)
We need…
  • A minimum of 5 plates to be ordered for delivery.
  • The business to be within 35 minutes of Silk Hope. 
Would you be willing to deliver to your business or any other business?
If so, please contact Heather McIver, Lunch Delivery Coordinator
919-742-0545
Yearbook Advertisement Extended

The deadline for purchasing a yearbook ad, to honor an 8th grade student, has been extended  to Wednesday, March 4. Please click the link to access the form to submit your ad and forward your photo.  If you have any questions, please email Mrs. DeCristofaro at  rdecrist@chatham.k12.nc.us
Kindergarten Registration
If you have a child who will be five on or before August 31 please plan to come to school between March 16-27 to register him/her for kindergarten.  Spread the word throughout the community that kindergarten registration is nearing!
 
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.