Month: April 2017

SFSD April 2017 Highlights

Welcome to the April 2017 issue of the SFSD eNewsletter. In this issue you’ll find: A Message from Andy Bellando Parents heat things up at Victor Point School Victor Point teachers find innovative ways to engage students Who let the sum dogs out at Evergreen School? Former Eugene Field School to appear in movie

Former Eugene Field School Building to appear in movie

Every once-in-a-while, the SFSD is presented with a unique request that doesn’t quite fit into the day-to-day business of education. The district team tries to keep an open-minded approach and look for innovative opportunities for learning. Recently, a movie production company contacted the district about using the former Eugene Field School building as a filming […]

Who Let the Sum Dogs Out at Evergreen School?

Students from Angi Miller’s 2nd and 3rd grade class at Evergreen School recently took 9th place in a national online math competition called Sumdog. That’s right, number NINE in the nation for their hard work and mad math skills. In fact, students in all four Evergreen School classrooms made a strong showing in the most […]

Victor Point teachers find innovative ways to engage students

When it comes to teaching “outside of the box,” the team at Victor Point School is ahead of the game. With a focus on technology and engaging students in learning, the hallways and classrooms are filled with energy and enthusiasm. “We are using technology to help meet students at their individual level and work to […]

Parents Heat Things Up at Victor Point School

It’s not just the chili that’s hot at Victor Point School’s annual chili feed fundraiser. It’s the parents and families – in partnership with the VPS team — that help spark innovation and 21st century learning for students. Each year, parents and staff rally to put on a community-wide fundraising event that brings families together […]

Superintendent’s Message — April 2017

Visiting all of our schools and connecting with students and staff is one of the best parts of my job. It reminds me why we’re here and also gives me the opportunity to see our incredible team in action. Recently, I spent time at Victor Point and Evergreen schools. There’s no question that we are […]