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*Students who are in the school building before 7:50 AM and are not in BASE cannot do so without adult supervision.   Also Students who are in the school building after 4pm and are not in an after school activity cannot do so without adult supervision.  This is for the safety of everyone.

*For the safety of all students, all elementary visitors are encouraged to check-in at the elementary office.  Even if you sign-in at another office (MAIN or MS/HS), please come to the ELEMENTARY OFFICE if you plan on visiting the elementary.  We appreciate your help with this process and accountability.  SAFETY FIRST.

*Clarification on the use of electronic devices:  Communication between parents and their children is important.  However, during the school day (8 am-3:30 pm), we ask that all electronic devices be kept in student backpacks and/or in their lockers.  If you need to contact your child during the school day, please contact your child’s teacher or the elementary office. Thank you for your support!

*Tuesday, May 14 – Beginning today, Tuesday May 14th through Wednesday, May 29th, Sioux Valley School District is offering free breakfast to all students.  Each day, a choice of three entrees are offered, along with fruit, milk and juice.  This offer does not include any ala carte items such as uncrustables, muffins, etc.  Please encourage your child to eat breakfast at school.  Serving starts at 7:45 am each day.  Hope to see your students having breakfast at school!

*Wednesday, May 15th – Moving On Up Day! – Students will meet their teachers for the 2019-2020 school year.

*Monday, May 20 – Field Day – 11:45 AM – 3:30 PM

*Thursday, May 30 – Last day of School – Dismissal time is at 12:00 PM (No Breakfast and Lunch served on this day!)

*Final Report Cards will be mailed to parents during the first week of June.

*Parent Packets for the new year “2019-2020” will be available on the website the middle of July.

*Tuesday, August 6  (11:00 AM – 5:30 PM) – Elementary Registration along with student pictures will be taken

*Monday, August 19, 2019 – BACK TO SCHOOL NIGHT (5:00 PM – 8:30 PM)

*Wednesday, August 21, 2019 – CLASSES BEGIN (8:20 AM with early dismissal at 2:15 PM)


General Announcements

*School Hours for Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday’s are 8:20 AM – 3:30 PM.

*School Hours for Wednesday’s are 8:20 AM – 2:15 PM.

LUNCH                                           RECESS

JK: 10:50-11:17                            11:20-11:50

K: 10:55-11:22                            11:25-11:50

1: 11:05-11:27                            11:30-12:00

2: 11:08-11:30                            11:33-12:00

LUNCH                                           RECESS

3rd     11:15-11:40                          11:45- 12:15

4th  11:20-11:45                          11:50-12:15

5th  11:25-11:50                          11:55-12:15

We will continue to implement a staggered dismissal time:

M, T, TH, F


3:25-TOWN students

2:10-TOWN students

3:27-BUS students

2:15-BUS students

3:30-BASE students

2:15-BASE students


*For safety reasons, students must wear tennis shoes to play outside on the playground and for PE.  Please dress appropriately according to the weather conditions.

*Sioux Valley Elementary welcomes all parents and visitors.  In order to ensure the safety of our students, all parents who pick up their children will be required to meet them in the foyer or outside. Parents wanting to come in at the end of the school day must sign in at the office.  The security of our school depends on your support. Thank you for your cooperation.

*Parents –  please initial your child’s jackets or sweatshirts as we have a few left on the playground every day.  If they have their names on their items, we can deliver them to the child right away.

*PTO would like to remind parents to save your Brookings Hy-Vee Receipts  and Box Tops for Education.  Students can drop them off by the elementary office door.

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