📸Picture Day, Thursday, October 5th!📸 Come dressed in your best and bring your biggest and brightest smiles! All students will take their annual pictures next Thursday. Your child is not required to wear school uniforms on this day.
🍁🍂FALL BREAK: Friday, September 29th-Monday, October 2nd🍂🍁 We will have no school on Friday, Sept. 29th and Mon., Oct. 2nd. We hope our #SallasMaHOME families are able to enjoy some time together! We will see you all back at school on Tuesday, October 3rd.
🔔We look forward to seeing you tomorrow, Tuesday, Sept. 26th, from 5:30-6:30 PM for our Parents are Teachers, Too and Pre-K Orientation Events here at SME!🔔 Come discover what wonderful things your child has been doing and will do for the remainder of the year! **If you have multiple children, please begin in youngest child's grade and then move up through the grades as needed.** Want to stay up to date with all events we are having here at SME? Use our VCS app or visit our webpage (https://www.gocats.org/o/sme) to view our calendar of events. #SallasMaHOME #ParentsofSME #SMEParentsRock #bettertogether
🎉Congratulations to this bright group of students who were inducted into this year's SME's Jr. Beta Club!🎉 Throughout this school year they will grow into leaders and focus on the four pillars of Beta: ACHIEVEMENT, CHARACTER, LEADERSHIP, and SERVICE. These students have met the criteria of academic achievement and have displayed exemplary attitudes. We look forward to the achievements that this group will accomplish throughout the year. #SMECapturetheCulture #HearSMEROAR #SallasMaHOME
🔔Parents Are Teachers, Too and Pre-K Orientation Events, Tuesday Sept. 26th🔔 Please plan to join us on Tues., Sept. 26th for our rescheduled events! Come discover what your child will be learning throughout the year and glean insight into how you can help your child succeed! #SMECapturetheCulture #SallasMaHOME #SMEParentsRock #studentsofSME #TeachersofSME #SMEbettertogether #the3VWay
🔔Early Dismissal this Friday, Sept. 15th🔔 Car riders will begin dismissing as early as 11:45. Remember, if you have a child in 3rd-5th grade and in the lower grades (Pre-K-2nd), you will come during the upper grade's dismissal (12:00 PM). Daycare will begin loading at 12:00 PM. Bus riders will begin loading buses at 12:30 PM, or as they arrive on campus. Don't forget to notify your child's teacher if there will be a change of transportation from their regular mode of transportation. Thank you for helping to ensure a safe and smooth early dismissal!
💡Congratulations to our 11 teacher recipients for winning the Colquitt EMC Bright Ideas Grant!💡 These teachers are awarded up to $1,000 to implement innovative lessons and projects that they created and submitted to energize students learning abilities! We are honored to have these individuals as a part of the Sallas Mahone Family and proud of the achievement that they have earned. Thank you to Colquitt EMC for investing in our teachers to ensure that our students are receiving quality and effective learning! #TeachersofSME #SMECapturetheCulture #SallasMaHOME #the3VWay #ColquittEMC
The September 2023 regular meeting of the Valdosta Board of Education will be held at the superintendent's office in the boardroom on Tuesday, September 12, at 7:00 pm. Click here to view the agenda (https://bit.ly/3PxOURR). All meetings of the Valdosta Board of Education will now be streamed live via the VCS YouTube Channel. Subscribe to GoVCSCats on YouTube to stay up to date! Click here to bookmark the page (https://bit.ly/watchVBOELive).
🔔EARLY DISMISSAL🔔 Friday, September 15th. More information detailing specific dismissal times for car riders, daycare riders, and bus riders will be brought home soon. If your child's normal mode of transportation changes, please notify your child's teacher as soon as possible to ensure a safe pick-up or drop-off. Thank you for partnering with us to ensure the safety of our SME students!
🏈🐾Homecoming Week🐾🏈 This week, Sept. 11-15, we will celebrate alongside VHS with the following dress-up days. Don't forget that there are 3 ways to discover our school and parent events: SME Webpage, VCS App, or look in your child's take-home folder for a printed copy! **If your child opts out of the dress up day, they must wear school dress code uniforms.**
🔔REMINDERS🔔 Do not forget about Virtual Annual Title I Meeting~NOW AVAILABLE! Use this link, https://www.gocats.org/o/sme/page/titlei, to view. You will find a sign in form on the first slide, so be sure to sign in! Even though we may not see it in person, you will find a video of our 2nd Graders Choral Practice Performance! Also, we will hold our first PTO & PAC meeting of the year tomorrow, Sept. 7th beginning at 12:30PM. If you are able to join us, please RSVP using the link that was sent to your email and/or phone. If you have already RSVP there is no need to sign up again and we look forward to seeing you here! #SMECapturetheCulture #SMEParentsRock #SallasMaHOME #ParentsofSME #the3VWay
Students return to school on Wednesday, September 6, 2023 following the closures due to Hurricane Idalia. All bus stops will remain the same. Please be patient as some routes may be a little delayed in the mornings and afternoons. We appreciate everyone working together to bring our students back into our schools.
Due to our current circumstances, we are postponing our events that were scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 5th, till a later date. We are kissing our SME Families!
Valdosta City Schools will remain closed on Thursday, August 31, due to widespread power outages and trees down across Valdosta-Lowndes County. District staff have limited access to communication tools but will work closely with Lowndes County Emergency Management to provide updates.
Sallas Mahone will be closed tomorrow as well. VCS will need time to assess damage, restore power, and clear roads. We will take it one day at a time. Check on each other. Y’all be safe.
Virtual Annual Title I Meeting~NOW AVAILABLE! Use this link, https://www.gocats.org/o/sme/page/titlei, to view our Title I meeting. You will find a sign in form on the first slide, so be sure to sign in! Even though we may not see it in person, you will find a video of our 2nd Graders Choral Practice Performance! We thank you to all of our parents who take the time view and discover our Title I requirements and information. #SMECapturetheCulture #SMEParentsRock #SallasMaHOME #ParentsofSME #the3VWay
Our Annual Title I Meeting scheduled for tonight will now become a virtual event. There will be more information as to when and how you will be able access this meeting through out website.
Tonight's events, Parents are Teachers, Too & Pre-K Orientation, have been RESCHEDULED to Tuesday, Sept. 5th, 5:30-6:30 PM. We look forward to seeing you on our new date!!
We will hold our first PTO & PAC Meeting of the 2023-2024 school year on September 7th, 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM! If you have signed up, plan to sign up, or are interested in signing up but want to learn more, please join us on Thursday, Sept. 7th to come engage in conversations, collaboration, and creations of what is to come for this school year! With your help and support, we can fulfill a positive school experience for ALL here at #SallasMaHOME! If you are able to take time from your day, please RSVP here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/8050A4AA8A92AA1F94-1stpto #SMECapturetheCulture #SMEbettertogether #SMEParentsRock #the3VWay
We look forward to you joining us tomorrow night, Tuesday, August 29th, for a single night with two events, a choral debut, plus a special event for Pre-K! We will hold our Annual Title I Meeting at 5:00 PM in the gym, followed by our 2nd Graders choral debut performance. Then beginning at 5:30 PM, on grade level hallways, teachers will hold our Parents are Teachers, Too workshop! Pre-K parents be sure to head to the Media Center. Come learn what our school year holds, enjoy our 2nd graders' performance, and discover grade level expectations for our school year! #SMECapturetheCulture #SallasMaHOME #SMEParentsRock #studentsofSME #TeachersofSME #SMEbettertogether #the3VWay