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School Announcements
Silk Hope Weekly Events 11/24/14
Subway Day
Thank you to everyone who participated in the Silk Hope School Subway Day during October.  Mrs. Fuquay’s kindergarten class won a cookie platter for having the highest participation.  Mrs. Morgan was our teacher winner and will receive a free sub. Our student winners were Samantha Ritch from Ms. Vanore’s 6th grade class, Emma Wieber from Mrs. Matthews 5th grade class, Hannah Mitchell from Mrs. Moore’s 3rd grade class and Carson Davis from Ms. Kathy’s preK class. All student winners also receive a coupon for a free sub.  Thanks to all who participated.
 
Turkey Trot
Volunteers are needed this Friday for the annual Silk Hope School Turkey Trot! If you are willing to help stand along the track to keep students along the path, please complete and return the volunteer form that was sent home with students.
 
Science Fair
Science fair projects are due Tuesday. Please make sure projects are set up and ready Tuesday so they will be ready for judging the following day. There will be opportunities to view projects Thursday and Friday.
 
Canned Food Drive
The Beta Club is collecting canned food to assist the Fuel Up Backpack program and the CORA Food Bank as they prepare for their upcoming Hunger Walk.  Donations can be made through this Friday, November 21.
 
Upcoming Events for the Week Include:
  • The School Improvement Team will meet Monday at 3:10 in the Media Center
  • The PTA Advisory Board will meet Monday night at 6:30 in the Media Center
  • 4th graders will be visiting the Historic Chatham County Courthouse Thursday
  • The annual Turkey Trot will be held Friday.
 
Silk Hope Yearbooks On Sale
Yearbook sales begin this week.  Order forms will be going home with your child or you can order online at by clicking here. 
 
The price for the yearbook is $30 until November 26th.  Place your order now!
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.  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