Announcements

  • Tick Control

    Please see the attached information.

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  • Welcome to Sunnyside Elementary

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  • Shelton Cafeteria Nutrition and Wellness Summit

    Shelton Intermediate School

    Tuesday March 8th at 6:30 p.m.

     

    VITAHLS March Newsletter

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District News

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    SPS Innovation Imagineers - Let's Help Conserve Energy!

    Click here to view the SPS Innovation Imagineers page on Energy Conservation

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  • 2019 Teen Summer Reading

    The Teen Summer Reading Program for Shelton Libraries is geared to kids entering grades 5-12. Teens are encouraged to visit either Plumb Memorial Library or Huntington Branch Library to register for the program. There will be weekly prizes of $25 gift cards and teens have a chance to enter in both libraries to increase their chances of winning weekly. See the attached flyers for more info.

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  • Shelton Public Schools is looking for Tutors and Substitute Staff

    The Shelton Public School system is looking for committed individuals who are interested in working as tutors and/or substitute staff for the remainder of the 2019-2020 academic year.  For more information please contact Human Resources:  203-924-1023, extension 339

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  • PreK Typical Peer Program

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  • Summer Food Programs from Valley United Way

    Please click here for more information about the Valley United Way Summer Lunch Program for students ages 5-18.

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  • Elementary School Redistricting Plan Public Meetings

    The redistricting plan proposal for Booth Hill, Elizabeth Shelton, Long Hill, Mohegan, and Sunnyside elementary schools was adopted by the Shelton Board of Education at their meeting on Wednesday, April 24, 2019. Please see attached PDF "new" school zone map which outlines all elementary school districts and lists school zones by street and lot.  Note that PDF map can be enlarged to determine street names and lot positions.

    All elementary school families that were directly affected by redistricting have been contacted by their current school with a transition plan for their students. 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 

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Principal's Message

Dear Parents/Guardians, 

Spring is definitely in the air! We had an inspiring and creative learning opportunity throughout February as we explored Carnevale in many cultures. I was so impressed with our grade levels floats. The partnership with teachers, parents, and students is evident with such amazing floats and parade. We hope you enjoyed our Mardi Gras celebration, as much as we did. Keep spreading that kindness. We take great PRIDE knowing our students are ready to meet the challenges in this diverse world. As you can see below, March is a busy month. We are looking forward to our fourth graders sharing their inventions during the judging on Wednesday, March 4th. Parents are welcome to browse all the inventions after the judging at 2pm. 

Our book reveal will be on Friday, March 6th. All families will receive one copy to assist in participating at home. The sibling in the highest grade will bring the book home. We will include an introductory letter explaining the school and home components, in addition to the calendar of events. We are excited to share our love for reading as a school community ~ Tigers Read Together. In addition, there is a parent report from the NAESP about the rewards of reading as an attachment to this newsletter. 

We are happy to partner with the PTO and support their Read-a-thon. Student information sheets will go home on March 9th. Students are encouraged to gain donations to read at least 10 hours from March 9th to the 20th. Our hope is that our school-wide read book will assist students and families to gain some of these hours. Teachers will communicate to their families how many hours they have read. Happy Reading! 

Finally, we are encouraging students to celebrate gratitude and kindness throughout the month of March with our "March Madness Matter Mondays". Staff and students are welcome to wear their "You Matter", "Look for the Good", spiritwear or school colors every Monday in March. Let's brighten up our hallways with these cheerful colors. 

Kindly,

Amy Yost, Principal