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Newsletter from Mrs. Evans - February 21, 2021

Silver Hills Celebrations & Reminders
February 21, 2021

Upcoming Events

Spring Conferences (Repeat) will be held virtually this month, and if you did not get a time slot on Wednesday, or need more time with your student’s teacher please schedule an appointment through your grade level counselor.  6th Grade - Amy Bills - 720-972-5009, 7th Grade - Sarah Myers - 720-972-5010, 8th Grade - Anita McKiernan - 720-972-3005.  To set up a conference with translation, please reach out to Yari Landa - 720-972-5023.
Translated Conferences (Repeat) If you are in need of translation services for conferences, please contact Yari Landra lan020181@adams12.org 720-972-5023 directly to set up a time for a conference with core teachers.  

High School Registration for 8th Grade Students (Repeat) will be Tuesday, February 23, 2021 from 9am-10am during students’ 1st period elective class.  Each student will be invited to virtually attend the presentation for the high school that they are scheduled to attend.
The High School Counselors will share information about their High School and information on Registration.  Please watch your email for information and links.

Picture Day is Coming for Hybrid and Remote Students (Repeat) Families interested in school pictures, will have the opportunity to order pictures through Studio 5.  Monday/Tuesday students will have their pictures taken on Tuesday, March 2nd.  Remote students can have their picture taken on Wednesday, March 3rd.  Thursday/Friday students will have their pictures taken on Thursday, March 4th. Please see the flier for more information about ordering pictures.

8th grade Students (Repeat) Northglenn HS is still accepting applications for their STEM Program in either Biomedical, Engineering or P>TECH.Through this program students can earn college credit (PLTW pathways, the credit can start their freshmen year). They complete a senior design project, internship and/or job shadow experience which may provide them an advantage in attaining admissions to selective universities and earning scholarships and receiving a STEM certificate.  NHS STEM - Pathway application

General School Business  

Video Instructions for Students to Check Grades in Infinite Campus Here is a link to help students (and families) if you are struggling to understand how to check your grades in IC.
Immunization Requirements (Repeat) Dear parents/guardians of students in Colorado kindergarten – 12th grade schools for the 2021-22 school year: We know you’re thinking of all the things you need to do to make sure your student is ready for school. Getting vaccinated is an important part of their school readiness and keeps children from catching and spreading diseases that can make them sick. Please see the attached flyer.
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1DOcy1oFO6yiAYQSHjHckt1a-j5jMEPCY/view?usp=sharing

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1hkQIbSQs6vB3Ye3cdfSIWM9wxX4YOshx/view?usp=sharing

Safety and Security

Instruction

Sources of Strength/Positive Action

Counseling Department
High School Registration for 8th Graders (Repeat)  Date: February 23, 2021 Time: 9am-10am
This virtual event is intended for students. Stay tuned for family events. (These events will be recorded should your students miss the event). 8th grade students were emailed on February 12, 2021 with the link to their designated high school´s virtual event. If you believe your high schooler is attending a different high school please contact the 8th grade counselor at:
Anita McKiernan
720-972-3005
anita.mckiernan@adams12.org

Community News
COVID Testing Site at Silver Hills is scheduled for Friday, Feb. 26th from 8am-10:30am.  These are saliva based tests that are FREE and can be done on a walk in bases for staff and students.

Architects Lunch and Learn Wednesday, Feb. 24th Are you interested in architecture and learning more about the profession?  Join this week’s lunch and learn to hear from architects in the profession.  Click here to view the flier and RSVP

Free First Friday at Museo De Las Americas Mar 5, noon-9pm. In honor of Women's History Month! No reservations needed; first come first served basis.

Free Day at Denver Museum of Nature & Science  Feb 28. Spend the day exploring at this special, limited capacity, free, SCFD community day.

Power of Youth Challenge youth ages 13-19 have the opportunity to apply for a $250 grant to support a service project that addresses a need in their community around racial healing. Ideas due by Apr 30. Click here!