• Vision Statement Number 1

    At Siler City Elementary, we envision our students being equipped with skills needed to thrive as global citizens in the 21st Century.

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    Siler City Elementary thanks everyone for making our Folt Science Night such a huge success!

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    Siler City Elementary Becomes an International Spanish Academy

  • SCE TOY

    Nikki Murchison Named Siler City Elementary's 2014 Teacher of the Year!
    Pictured: Mrs. Murchison and Principal Angie Brady-Andrew

  • BOY Award

    Congratulations, Ms. Abigail Beard, for being chosen as Siler City Elementary's Bus Driver of the Year!

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    Congratulations Daisy Garner for being named SCE's Teacher Assistant of the Year!

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School Announcements
Dr. Lawrence Savage Named Principal of Siler City Elementary

Dear Siler City Elementary Family:
 
During today's Board of Education meeting, Dr. Lawrence Savage was approved as the new principal of Siler City Elementary School. Dr. Savage was selected from over 20 applicants for the position.  He holds a master's degree in Teaching English as a Second Language (ESL), and he served as an ESL teacher for 13 years. Dr. Savage has also held central office leadership positions supporting ESL and mainstream teachers. Upon completion of his doctoral degree in 2012, Dr. Savage sought a school-level administrative position in order to work more directly with students again--his true passion.  Dr. Savage's administrative work at the school and district level coupled with his extensive experience with language learners and his knowledge of dual language programming in particular will serve him well as he partners with teachers, staff, parents, and community stakeholders at SCE to push students to new heights.
 
I have the utmost confidence that SCE will have in Dr. Savage and Mrs. Murray another phenomenal administrative TEAM! Together, they will ensure that the school continues to be a great place to work and learn.
 
A transition timeline and details about a time to meet Dr. Savage will be forthcoming.
 
Derrick D. Jordan, Ed.D.
Superintendent
Chatham County Schools


Estimadas Familias de la Escuela Siler City Elementary:

Durante la reunión de hoy del Consejo Educativo, el Dr. Lawrence Savaje fue aprobado como el nuevo director de la Escuela Siler City Elementary. El Dr. Savage fue seleccionado entre más de 20 candidatos que aplicaron para el puesto. Él tiene una maestría en Enseñanza de Inglés como Segundo Idioma (ESL por sus siglas en Inglés), y se desempeñó como profesor de ESL durante 13 años. El Dr. Savage también ha ocupado puestos de liderazgo en la oficina central de un distrito escolar en apoyo de maestros de ESL y maestros regulares. Al terminar su doctorado en 2012, el Dr. Savaje buscó un puesto administrativo a nivel escolar con el fin de trabajar de nuevo directamente con los estudiantes - su verdadera pasión. El trabajo administrativo del Dr. Savaje en la escuela y el distrito, junto con su amplia experiencia con estudiantes de idiomas y su conocimiento de programación bilingüe, en particular, le será muy útil a medida que se asocia con los maestros, el personal escolar, los padres de familia y los miembros interesados de la comunidad de la Escuela SCE, para llevar a los estudiantes a nuevas alturas.


¡Tengo la mayor confianza de que la escuela SCE tendrá en el Dr. Savage y la Sra. Murray otro equipo administrativo fenomenal! Juntos, ellos se van a asegurar que la escuela sigue siendo un gran lugar para trabajar y aprender.


Enviaremos muy pronto el horario de transición y los detalles acerca de cuando conocerán al Dr. Savaje.


Derrick D. Jordan, Ed.D.

Superintendente de las Escuelas del Condado Chatham

Summer Bookmobile


SCE bookmobile is traveling to various neighborhoods in the Siler City Elementary attendance area each Tuesday.  We are making stops at Camp Cause, Brookwood Apartments, Santa Fe Circle, Fontana Circle, Cateland Place Apartments, and Dunn's Mobile Home Park. We will also park the bookmobile in the school parking lot each Tuesday at 12:45 so you can bring your child to check out books until 1:30.  Please help us prevent summer setback by promoting reading during the summer vacation. 

La biblioteca móvil estará  viajando todos los martes a diversos vecindarios donde hay niños que asisten a la escuela primaria de Siler City. Estamos haciendo paradas en el Campamento Cause, Apartamentos Brookwood,  Santa Fe Circle, Fontana Circle, Apartamentos Cateland Place,  y en el parqueadero de trailas Dunn’s. También vamos a estar estacionados en la escuela  primaria de Siler City  todos los martes de 12:45 a 1:30 para que pueda llevar a su hijo a buscar libros. Por favor ayúdenos a evitar que el estudiantes  retroceda en la lectura .Es muy importante promover la lectura durante las vacaciones de verano.

 


Important Dates for Parents of Registering Kindergarteners

Kindergarten Registration Window
Monday, March 17 - Friday, March 28
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Dual Language Interest/Information Session
Monday, April 7 6pm
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Dual Language Classroom Visits
Thursday April 10
8:30am 10:00am 1:00pm
(please come during any of the above times to see what dual language instruction looks like at Siler Cit Elementary)
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“First Timers” Parent Orientation
and Student Visitation
Monday, April 28 5:30pm
(primarily for parents who are enrolling a child for the first time although any interested parent is welcome to attend)
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Kindergarten Screening
and Parent Orientation/Information Session
Monday, August 11 and Tuesday, August 12
(please come during the time you signed up for during registration)
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Kindergarten “Meet the Teacher”
Wednesday, August 20 6:00pm
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1st-5th Grade “Meet the Teacher”
Thursday, August 21 5:30-7:00pm
Kindergarten teachers will not be at school during this time.
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Kindergarten Staggered Entry Dates
Monday, August 25    Tuesday, August 26
Wednesday, August 27
Your child will attend only ONE of the three staggered entry days.
Staggered entry assignments will be mailed along with the screening appointment time.
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All Kindergarten Students at SCE
Thursday, August 28 
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Kindergarten Parent Night
Early September (date TBD) 

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