Silver Oak Newsroom

Posted 04/17/2019 02:34PM
Please make sure your 6th grader is registered for the 6th grade promotion activities by Friday, April 26! A number of activities are currently being planned to commemorate our 6th grade students last weeks at Silver Oak, in preparation for promotion in June. Information on event dates, requirements for participation and upcoming deadlines can be found on our Class of 2019 webpage...click headline for link and to learn more.
Posted 04/17/2019 02:00PM
Silver Oak students in grades 3-6 will join students throughout the state to take the annual California Assessment of Student Performance and Progress, or CAASPP, the state's academic testing program during the month of May. Please make sure to schedule appointments and other activities that may take your child away from school around the testing dates. For links to practice tests and other information, click the headline.
Posted 04/17/2019 12:10PM
Congratulations to the Silver Oak lower grade casts of School House Rock LIVE Jr! Bravo on your wonderful performances on 4/11 & 4/12! Please click to enjoy a small collection of photos from the performances. We are also looking for new parent volunteers to lead the organization of the lower grade play next year... please consider getting involved!
Posted 04/17/2019 10:50AM
Save the Date - Silver Oak Family FunFest is THURSDAY MAY 30 from 3 til 6 p.m. You'll enjoy festival games, entertainment, prizes and food - Fun, Fun Fun! We still need planning team members and are now asking for event day volunteers. Please volunteer a bit of your time to make our carnival an amazingly fun day!
Posted 04/17/2019 09:00AM
PTO Thanks our Birthday Book Club Participants! We are pleased to share that 25 students participated in the April Birthday Book Club and have chosen books to be donated to their classroom or school library. Happy birthday to you, and thank you!
Posted 04/17/2019 07:31AM
We are seeking new members for the Measure M Citizens' Oversight Committee. Measure M funds are designated to upgrade and construct classrooms and hands-on science and technology labs and restrooms, help increase campus security and improve overall energy efficiency.
Posted 04/11/2019 02:56PM
In lieu of Book Swap this year, we will host a Book Donation Drive for our Library. Our Librarian, Mrs. Hokanson, is also looking for parent volunteers to help in the library. Volunteer days/times are up to you... whenever you can help would be appreciated. Please click the headline for more information...
Posted 04/08/2019 10:00PM
Silver Oak will be closed for Spring Break April 19 - 26. School resumes Monday, April 29 at 8:05 a.m.
Posted 04/07/2019 09:02PM
A new edition of Silver Oak Student Council's monthly newspaper, the SaberCat Post, is now available. Our student journalists, Melanie P., Ashley H., Sanjana V., Diya V., John Henry K., and Rachel H. have been hard at work writing and producing the Sabercat Post. Click the headline to read the stories and learn what's going on at Silver Oak.
Posted 04/06/2019 08:00PM
The deadline to to order your Silver Oak yearbook online is Friday, April 26. Go to https://YearbookOrderCenter.com and enter our school's order number 12035. Cost is $40.
Posted 04/01/2019 10:00AM
Spring time fun! Clean out your garages and pantries before the beginning of summer and turn in those box tops before they expire. Don't forget, expired box tops don't count. Read more for our April Challenge!
Posted 03/27/2019 09:44PM
2019-2020 Kindergarten and Transitional Kindergarten Registration packets are available in the school office between 9 a.m - 3 p.m. Please contact our school office at 408-223-4515 with any questions. Registration packets for grades 1 through 6 will be available on April 10. Click the headline for details.
Posted 03/27/2019 09:35PM
Attention 6th grade parents! There are new immunization requirements for all students entering 7th grade next school year. They must have their TDAP immunization and 2 doses of the Varicella vaccine before they will be allowed to attend middle school.
Posted 03/13/2019 03:15PM
Incoming 7th and 8th grade applications for Bulldog Tech are now being accepted for the 2019-2020 school year. Applications are available at LeyVa Middle School or Bulldog Tech offices located at 1865 Monrovia Drive or click the headline to download the application. Application deadline is May 31.
Posted 03/07/2019 05:00PM
Deadline to submit requests is May 17 if you are a resident of the Evergreen School District, but wish for your child to attend an Evergreen school other than your home school or if your child is currently attending an Evergreen School District school on an Interdistrict Transfer.
Posted 02/25/2019 11:09AM
Would you like to be part of the STEAM Lab fun and learning? Please sign up through our Sign Up Genius form. Even just one hour of your time, would help out greatly. *** New slots available for STEAM Night on March 7 *** Click the headline for more details.
Posted 02/16/2019 01:55PM
Calendars for 2019-2020 & 2020-2021 academic years are now available.
Posted 01/15/2019 07:54PM
It's that time of year again, science fair is upon us. Grades 1st thru 6th will be participating. Most students will complete all of the work in class and or in the STEAM Lab. 12 winners will be selected to represent Silver Oak at the district level on Thursday, March 21 at Quimby Oak. The winners and some classes will also display their projects at Silver Oak's 4th annual STEAM Night & Makers Faire on Thursday, March 7.
Posted 11/08/2018 04:05PM
Check out all the fabulous things going on in the Fab STEAM Lab. Students have been busy creating, destroying, analyzing and learning great things!
Posted 10/15/2018 04:39PM
We address common questions around technology, and particularly, Google tools.
Posted 05/03/2018 07:48AM
Famous persons paper mache dolls, the connection between speed and energy, biomimicry and exoskeletons are just some of the fascinating things students explored in the Fab Lab in March and April. To see pictures and the experiments, click this story's headline.
Posted 05/03/2018 07:37AM
Silver Oak's STEAM Project Specialist and Coach, Veronica Gardener, is looking for volunteers to help in our FabLab. Click on the story headline to learn more about where you can lend your time and talent to our Fab STEAM program.
Posted 04/12/2018 02:10PM
Click headline for listing of grade by grade projects completed in the FabLab in January 2018 and December 2017.
Posted 04/12/2018 01:36PM
Plate tectonics with graham crackers and Cool Whip, brightness of the sun and stars, rock formations and weather are just some of the wonderful things students explored in the Fab Lab last month. To see pictures and the experiments, click this story's headline.

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  • San Jose, CA 95138
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  • Phone: 408-223-4515
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