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Sunnyside Parent Reunification Workshops and Drill

Sunnyside Parent Reunification Workshops and Drill
September 30, 2018 Comments Off on Sunnyside Parent Reunification Workshops and Drill

How will you reunite with your family immediately following a disaster?  Do all the members of your family know the plan?  Developing a communication and reunification plan starts with conversations and involves relationships with those around us.  Creating bonds within ... Read More »

K-8 back-to-school night TONIGHT

K-8 back-to-school night TONIGHT
September 26, 2018 Comments Off on K-8 back-to-school night TONIGHT

Wednesday, September 26, 6-8pm: K-8 back-to-school night Please join us on Wednesday, September 26 from 6-8 pm for our back-to-school night. Unlike past years’ events, this will be a K-8 back-to-school night. (We will not have separate events for K-5 ... Read More »

A letter from the Atkinson principal

A letter from the Atkinson principal
September 26, 2018 Comments Off on A letter from the Atkinson principal

A letter from the Atkinson principal: Dear Atkinson Community, I want to inform you about an incident that happened Thursday, September 20. A male student reported that a man approached him yesterday as he was leaving school. The man told the ... Read More »

October 15: Caldecott winning author and illustrator Molly Idle to our school

October 15: Caldecott winning author and illustrator Molly Idle to our school
September 19, 2018 Comments Off on October 15: Caldecott winning author and illustrator Molly Idle to our school

We are so excited to be welcoming Caldecott winning author and illustrator Molly Idle to our school on October 15! Molly will be visiting the 1-3rd grades to talk about what it’s like to be an author, how she became ... Read More »

2018 SES Fall Middle School Musical (Grades 5-8)

2018 SES Fall Middle School Musical (Grades 5-8)
September 19, 2018 No Comments »

THE FIRST INFORMATIONAL MEETING IS Wednesday, September 19, 3:15pm This year, we will be embarking on the very first fall middle school musical. This show will be created with the students who sign up to be in and help out ... Read More »

Donors Choose campaign for MS OBOB titles and Chromebooks

Donors Choose campaign for MS OBOB titles and Chromebooks
September 19, 2018 No Comments »

Much-beloved teachers Heather Chaney and Carrie McCoy are teaming up to coach SES Middle School OBOB teams. To do this effectively and equitably, they need our help. Heather has set up a “Donors Choose” in hopes of obtaining the latest ... Read More »

Pictures Days THIS WEEK

Pictures Days THIS WEEK
September 18, 2018 No Comments »

Pictures Days are fast approaching…THIS week on Weds. 9/19 & Fri. 9/21   Below you will find the schedule for each class time for individual school pictures next week. If your class is scheduled for Wednesday, please remind them that if any of their students ... Read More »

PIL 2018 Fall sports

PIL 2018 Fall sports
September 10, 2018 Comments Off on PIL 2018 Fall sports

Portland Interscholastic League (PIL) youth sports was created for the purpose of growing community-based programs that feed into PPS high schools. PPS middle schoolers can try out for and play on their neighborhood school’s PIL sports teams.  Note that the ... Read More »

A note from your library: September, 2018

A note from your library: September, 2018
September 4, 2018 Comments Off on A note from your library: September, 2018

Welcome back, Sunnyside Readers! The library books and I have missed you this summer! I hope you had a wonderful summer of fun and READING! A few announcements and reminders to get the year started in the library: Summer reading ... Read More »

A welcome from SES PTSA President Charity Fain

A welcome from SES PTSA President Charity Fain
September 4, 2018 Comments Off on A welcome from SES PTSA President Charity Fain

Dear Sunnyside Family, Happy start of the 2018-2019 school year, and welcome to all incoming and returning families! I am so excited to start the year and to be working with the rest of the PTSA to help make Sunnyside the ... Read More »