Comcast Cares Day was held at Sylvandale Middle School this year and over 300 volunteers came together to spend time completing various school beautification projects. Some of the projects included gardening, painting, creating hygiene and wellness kits.Uploaded May 06, 2019. Also listed in Newsroom
District representative, Yelitza Pena and parent, Van Nguyen discuss the new Vietnamese Dual Language Program with Robert Handa.Uploaded Mar 06, 2019. Also listed in Newsroom
It's well-known (and scientifically proven) that interaction with a gentle, friendly pet has significant benefits. The District launched a new Dog Therapy program at Meadows Elementary that will help reduce stress, anxiety, and improve school attendance among students.Uploaded Feb 06, 2019. Also listed in Newsroom
The US Department of Education reports that the number of STEM/STEAM jobs in the United States will grow by 14% from 2010 to 2020, growth that the Bureau of Labor Statistics terms as “much faster “ than the national average of 5-8 % across all job sectors.
Recognizing the large need to expose students to a high quality STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math) learning environment, Sylvandale Middle School will be unveiling their latest interactive lab. The STEAM Lab will be available to students at the Middle School to explore careers in computer science, coding, digital media, and much more.
80+ students from Santee and McKinley Elementary participated in the Shop with a Cop Foundations annual breakfast and shopping spree for meeting their reading goals. The Readers are Leaders campaign focuses on improving the literacy skills of students.Uploaded Dec 13, 2018. Also listed in Newsroom