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Silk Hope PTA 2nd Annual Chicken Tender Dinner - March 27 11am-7pm
 
District Announcements
2015-2016 Kindergarten Registration

kindergarten registration flyerDuring March 16 – March 27  |  8:30am – 4:00pm 

Your child must be 5 years old on or before August 31, 2015.

Download Flyers (pdfs):   English  |  Spanish

School Announcements
Silk Hope Weekly Events 3/22/15
Kindergarten Registration
Kindergarten registration will continue through the end of the week. If you have a child who will be five on or before August 31 make plans to register him/her for kindergarten during the registration window. 
 
Pre-School Registration
Silk Hope pre-school continues to accept applications for the upcoming school year. If you have a child who will be 3 or 4 by August 31 they are eligible to apply for a wonderful opportunity to get a jump start on school readiness. Please stop by the school office or see Ms. Kathy at preK for an application.
  
PTA Reminders
The PTA would like to remind everyone to please send in your chicken tender fundraiser drink donations, solicit lunch orders from area businesses, and be making a delicious dessert to donate.  
 
Upcoming Events for the Week Include
  • The School Improvement Team will meet Monday at 3:10pm in the art room
  • Silk Hope will travel to Moncure Tuesday and will host Pollard Thursday for baseball and girls soccer. All games will begin at 4:15 (Remember: home soccer matches are played at the Northwest Park).
  • Our last Chicken Tender Planning Meeting will be Tuesday at 7pm in the Media Center. Please join us to find out how you can help.
  • The 3rd 9 weeks ends Friday
  • Join us for a plate of delicious chicken, for lunch or dinner, Friday 11am-7pm at the Silk Hope Ruritan’s Community Center.
 
 
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
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. 

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!  Click here for more information and important dates. 
 
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 

 

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