• "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 4/13/15
District Level Young Authors
Congratulations to the following students who will participate at the district level in the Chatham County Schools Young Author’s competition: Maya Guthrie, Dylan Hammer, Eve Lindley, Annika Lowe, and Elizabeth Vasquez Perez. These students will be recognized Tuesday at the Chatham County Schools Media Celebration at Fearrington Village. We are proud of all of our young writers!
Report Cards
3rd quarter report cards will be distributed Thursday. Please make sure you review your child’s grades. If you have questions or concerns, please contact your child’s teacher to request a conference.
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.    
Upcoming Events for the Week Include
  • Subway Day is Monday. Visit the Subway inside Wal-Mart anytime on Monday and a portion of your purchase will be donated to Silk Hope School.
  • There will be a PTA Thrift Shop work night Monday at 6:30pm for the Jr. Beta Club.
  • 8th grade Cap and Gown pictures will be made Tuesday. All students will be pictured.
  • The Silk Hope boys baseball team will host Bonlee Tuesday. Come out and support the Eagles at 4:15!
  • 5th graders will be visiting the NC Museums of Science and History in Raleigh Wednesday.
  • Spring, Class, and Sports pictures will be made Thursday.
  • The Silk Hope boys baseball team will travel to Bennett Thursday.
  • 4th grade will be traveling to the NC Mountains Friday.
  • The Student Council will be sponsoring a dance for Silk Hope students Friday from 7-9pm. This dance is for Silk Hope students only. Admission is free.
  • Looking ahead, we will have a PTA meeting on April 20. We will be holding our talent show, PTA Thrift Shop fashion show, and the book fair will also be open for students and their families.  Participants in the talent show should plan to attend rehearsal this Friday, April 17 after school in the multi-purpose room.  Also, if you are interested in participating in the talent show, you can buy or borrow an outfit from the thrift shop.

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.