The 2019-20 School Year Calendar was approved by the School Board on March 13, 2019. Copies are available either thru the Parent or Student Resources links of the main menu on the district website or directly with this link https://5il.co/6xi7
The Siuslaw School District Board of Directors is seeking people interested in filling the vacancy for Board Position #3. This term expires June 30, 2019. The application & details can be found at http://bit.ly/2TCLxic or under 'school board' on the district website.
The Facility Advisory Committee is seeking general community input on all educational facilities and opportunities in the Florence area. The survey link is available here http://bit.ly/Fac_Com_Survey
3/8 - No Delays, Buses on Regular Routes - Some chance of slick spots on roadways, please take care on your morning travels.
For educators and school or community volunteers, the Masons are sponsoring the Masonic Model Student Assistance Program training April 12th & 13th at Siuslaw Middle School. For registration details and more, link here https://5il.co/6tv1
Informational Posting - The Joint Committee on Ways and Means is holding a public hearing this Saturday (March 9th) in Coos Bay at the Marshfield High School Auditorium from 1-3pm.
The 2019-2020 School Year Calendar draft and survey is up through March 7th on the district website. It is the first item under the menu tab, or use the link http://bit.ly/Calendar_info directly. Thank you.
It's been a great "Read Across America Week" at SES. Thanks to all for participating! Check out our website for our door art projects. https://www.siuslaw.k12.or.us/o/siuslaw-elementary-school
2/28 - 7:15pm – No anticipated weather delays for school or bus route changes for Friday, March 1st. Any emergency changes will be communicated by automated call, website and social media in the morning. Have a good night!
2/28 - No delays & all buses on regular routes. Watch out for trouble spots in localized areas as the temperature dips right before sunrise
Welcome to Read Across America Week where each day has a special theme. Monday's theme is Fox In Socks Day where we all where mismatched or crazy socks.
SES Families, Saturday looks like a rainy day so its a great time to head to the Siuslaw Public Library for the BEAR Faire. (Be Excited About Reading) Kids get free book + extra book if you come dressed as your favorite character! Therapy dogs to read with! 12:30-2:30
The first draft of the 2019-20 School Year calendar is up on the district website. It is the first page link under the menu and includes an optional survey, with commentary. Next action by the School Board will be March 13th.
This Friday we will be holding two flag dedication ceremonies at SES. We will be hosting a standard honor guard that includes ceremonial rifles. This is an exception to our policies on weapons at school. Parents can contact teachers to have their students opt-out. Mr. H
Regular Schedules - All Buildings February 6th, 2019 - No Weather Delays Welcome to the Siuslaw School District GO VIKINGS!
February 6th - Regular schedules & start times for all schools today, no weather delays for busses. With some possible 'slick spots' remaining from yesterday off of the main roads, stay safe on your morning drive.
We are running a two hour delay today, February 5th, 2019. Classes begin at 10:35. We will have a quick breakfast beginning at 10:00. Lunch schedules will all remain the same.
If you family is anything like mine, the school lunch menu weighs heavily on kids minds. With that in mind I need to announce a change to the menu this week. Due to all SES students attending the Winter Music Festival at the Florence Events Center on Thursday January 24th, we need to switch the Wednesday and Thursday menu. Hot Dogs will now be served on Thursday and nachos moves to Wednesday.
The Florence Community PTA does so many great things in our schools. If you are not a member, please, see below to help support our PTA: http://www.florencepta.org/online_membership_form.aspx or, to print: http://florencepta.org/2018-19%20Membership%20Form.docx
SES Families- Teachers report back tomorrow to work on a new technology initiative and revising student report cards. We look forward to having students back Tuesday the 8th. Mr. H
HAPPY NEW YEAR, EVERYONE!!! Enjoy the last week of break. We'll see students back on Tuesday, January 8th.
Special 'thank you' to City of Florence Public Works, Lane County Public Works, CLPUD & ODOT for helping to make travel to school as safe as possible today. Plenty of people in fluorescent yellow & orange out early braving the rain and wind!
Toys for Tots is going on right now until 4:00 at the Siuslaw Valley Fire Station.
2 Hour Late Start for Tuesday 12/18/18 - The wind overnight has left debris on the roadways that the work crews are clearing now. Parents if it is unsafe to travel at your home, please err on the side of caution and keep your children at home. (repost of 544am)
For Parents & Guardians that did not have time to complete the ODE survey on Chronic Absenteeism during conferences, the survey link will be open on the district website main page under the menu as 'Conference Attendance Survey Link' thru the end of the month. Thanks!
Tomorrow is the PTA "Breakfast With Santa" at Crossroads Church $10 for adults and $5 for kids. We hope to see you there.
Parents, we would love your help with a survey about school/district attendance policies. You'll have an opportunity at conferences or you can follow the link here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/Attend_ParentsGuardians Mr. H
SES families, Just a reminder that we ask students not to wear Halloween costumes to school on Wednesday. Instead, wear Halloween colors as part of our Red Ribbon Week celebrations.
At 8:45 we participated in the Great Oregon Shakeout by having our first earthquake drill of the year. Ask your kids how it went.
If you are interested in contributing to the Food Backpack for Kids Matching Campaign or the Siuslaw Education Foundation with fundraising efforts thru Amazon Smile or Fred Meyer Rewards Program, detailed notes can be found at http://bit.ly/Co_Ed_partners
Reminder - There are no Early Release Fridays this school year. The school day ends at regular time on Fridays; the Elementary school at 2:50pm, Middle & High Schools at 3:10pm. Thank you!
A little foggy out, but a great day to start the 2018-19 school year! Grades 1-12 officially start today.
We had a great Back-to-School BBQ this evening. Thanks to all who came. We're really looking forward to seeing kids on the first day of school for 1st-5th Grade tomorrow.
All students can receive both free breakfast & lunch during the month of September. Please see the NEWS feed or the building Facebook page for full details.
SES Twilight is pleased to announce that we will be able to provide after school programming this year for Kindergarten through 5th grade students at SES beginning Monday September 10th. Applications and information will be available at the SES Back to School BBQ on Tuesday Sept. 4th. After Sept. 4th, applications will be available in the SES front office.
Twitter is one more way to keep up with announcements across the district. Please make sure to follow @SesVikings for the elementary school, @SiuslawMS for the middle school, @SiuslawHSViking for the high school & @Siuslaw97J for district wide messages! Thank you!
I love the first day back with all staff. We can’t wait to for school to start! Well, I suppose we can wait until Wednesday. Mr. H
First day of school for all students is Wednesday, September 5. New student orientation is Tuesday, Sept. 4, 10 am - Noon.
SES Families, If you missed registration last week, please stop by the main office between 9:00 and 3:00 this week to get all set up for the new year. Mr. H
SES Registration is this week. Come by Tuesday-Thursday from 9:00 to 3:00 to get all squared away for the upcoming school year.
Have a great summer!