SHPFA sponsors many events during the year, some to raise money, and others to promote community spirit. Planned special events for 2012-2013 include:
Thursday, September 27, 2012 Kickoff for Race for Education
Friday, October 19, 2012 SHPFA Fall Festival
Tuesday, November 20, 2012 Thanksgiving Adopt-a-Family
December 3-7, 2012 SHPFA Holiday Shop
December 13-18, 2012 The Giving Tree
Friday, February 1, 2013 Family Fun Night and Book Fair Preview
February 4-8, 2013 Book Fair Week
Thursday, April 25, 2013 Spring Fling
Friday, May 10, 2013 Staff Appreciation Luncheon
Special School Events
Back to School Nights
Back to School Night is held each September to provide parents with an opportunity to meet their childs teacher and get a brief overview of the curriculum and classroom routines. This is an evening designed for parents and we request that children not attend.
Back to School Night this year is Wednesday, September 19, 2012. Times are 6:30 p.m. for preschool, kindergarten, and first grade; 7:15 p.m. for second and third grades; and 8:00 p.m. for fourth and fifth grades.
4th and 5th Grades
A musical concert, featuring students in fourth and fifth grade, will be held on March 14, 2013 in the Signal Hill School All Purpose Room. The entire community is invited to attend.
2nd and 3rd Grades
A musical concert featuring students in second and third grades will be held on March 21, 2013 in the Signal Hill School All Purpose Room. The entire community is invited to attend.
Spring Instrumental Concert
An instrumental concert will be presented on May 21, 2013 in the Signal Hill All Purpose Room. The Beginner Band, Advanced Band, and String Orchestra will perform. The entire community is invited to attend.
Fun and Fitness Day
Friday, June 7, 2013 is a day devoted to physical fitness and fun. Students in first through fifth grades are divided into two teams, the Red and the White. The grades move between five fields of games and competition. All participants receive a blue or red ribbon at the end of this special day. Parents are invited to come and visit. Raindate is Monday, June 10, 2013.
Fine Arts EXPO
This school-wide celebration featuring student work completed throughout the school year will be held on May 23, 2013. Dr. Krilov, Signal Hill's Art Teacher, displays student art work in the hallways throughout the building. Students in first grade will perform selections under the direction of Mrs. Volpe-Hines, Signal Hill's Music Teacher at 7:00 p.m. in the All Purpose Room. The entire community is invited to come and be a part of this exciting evening!