All posts by Kieran Cannistra

Do you work for a company that supports matching gifts?

Do you work for a company that supports matching gifts?
September 15, 2017 Comments Off on Do you work for a company that supports matching gifts?

As you make plans for your Back to School Request to SES, did you know that many companies will match your gift? Some even double or triple your donation. All at no cost to you! If you work at or ... Read More »

Late start+babysitting: Wednesday, September 20

Late start+babysitting: Wednesday, September 20
September 15, 2017 Comments Off on Late start+babysitting: Wednesday, September 20

Wednesday, September 19 is a late start. First bell is at 10:40am. Babysitting: SES 8th graders, many of whom are Red Cross and/or CPR-certified, will be on hand to babysit, for those who need it. All proceeds benefit the Go ... Read More »

Sunday, September 24, 9 am-1 pm: SES Garden Day

Sunday, September 24, 9 am-1 pm: SES Garden Day
September 12, 2017 Comments Off on Sunday, September 24, 9 am-1 pm: SES Garden Day

A school garden work party! A lot of people do a little bit. It takes a community to grow a garden like this, so let’s dig in together. Drop in any time between 9 am and 1 pm and be ... Read More »

Volunteering and background checks

Volunteering and background checks
September 12, 2017 Comments Off on Volunteering and background checks

If you plan to volunteer at SES, we need you to complete a background form. You can complete the form online. A new check much be completed every three years; you can check at the same site to see if ... Read More »

An easy way to pay for school lunch

An easy way to pay for school lunch
September 7, 2017 Comments Off on An easy way to pay for school lunch

Did you know that you can prepay for your students’ school meals using SchoolCaf√©?  You can even set it up to automatically add more money to your students’ accounts when their balances gets low. There is a 5% service fee ... Read More »

Monday, September 18: Donation day at Teote

Monday, September 18: Donation day at Teote
September 7, 2017 Comments Off on Monday, September 18: Donation day at Teote

Teote, a Latin American restaurant owned and operated by Sunnyside families, is inviting the SES community to dine in or take out 11am-10pm Monday, September 18, with 20% of the day’s proceeds going to the SES PTSA. Come try one ... Read More »

September 14 and 25: Back-to-school nights

September 14 and 25: Back-to-school nights
September 7, 2017 Comments Off on September 14 and 25: Back-to-school nights

Back-to-school nights are a wonderful way for parents and guardians to learn more about Sunnyside and also meet their child’s teachers. Adults will first convene in the auditorium at the beginning of the evening, hearing important information about the school ... Read More »

Room Parents wanted for 2017-18 school year

Room Parents wanted for 2017-18 school year
September 5, 2017 No Comments »

Have you been curious about what a room parent does? Have you been looking for a way to plug in and help out at SES, one that fits into your own time frame? Is it fun for you to connect ... Read More »

Tuesday, September 5: Two-hour early release

Tuesday, September 5: Two-hour early release
September 5, 2017 Comments Off on Tuesday, September 5: Two-hour early release

Due to a heat advisory, PPS will close all schools two hours early on Tuesday, September 5. For SES: There will be no Kindergarten classes on Tuesday. The first day of Kindergarten will be Wednesday, September 6. Principal Amy will ... Read More »