Katherine Smith Newsroom

Posted 11/16/2017 02:30PM
Annual Local Control and Accountability Plan Feedback and Update
Posted 11/15/2017 03:09PM
Topic will be Child Nutrition Services
Posted 11/13/2017 09:00AM
"I treat others with kindness and appreciation." Saying "please" and "thank you" seems simple enough, but we all know how much reminding...
Posted 11/10/2017 09:00AM
I'm sure by now you've heard about PlayWorks. This is a recess program we've added this year to help our kids have more to do, have fun, and stay active - and it's working.
Posted 11/08/2017 04:17PM
The Parent's Advisory Committee has been disbanded, to be replaced by a new, more responsive communications model
Posted 11/06/2017 09:00AM
"I take time-in and time-away." In the heat of the moment, during or after an argument, when you're feeling really frustrated... The taking time tool can help.
Posted 11/03/2017 09:00AM
We added new social emotional learning (SEL) lessons and resources this year. Toolbox is a set of 12 tools to help students during times of conflict, crisis, or frustration.
Posted 10/31/2017 02:26PM
Posted 10/21/2017 12:17PM
Every year, Santa Clara County holds a one day focus on college - it was today! Although everyday is College Day to us, we love to participate.
Posted 10/18/2017 10:40AM
Evergreen stakeholders have worked collaboratively to develop a "draft" profile of a learner.
Posted 10/16/2017 12:00PM
Using Our Words Tool is about how we communicate with others and to ourselves. It is important to be able to communicate clearly.
Posted 10/13/2017 12:00PM
One of the most important things you can do for your child is to ensure they get enough sleep. As it turns out, it's also one of the most important things you can do for yourself as well.
Posted 10/06/2017 02:00PM
Ever hear these words echoing though the house—"He's touching my stuff!" "Mom, get her out of my room!" "Move over!" The Personal Space Tool addresses the need for clear physical boundaries.
Posted 09/30/2017 12:41PM
Walk to school this Wednesday. It's a fun, safe, and healthy way to get to school.
Posted 09/30/2017 12:33PM
"I care for others. I care for myself." Empathy is one of the most important Tools for Life. It is defined as "a capacity for participation in another's feelings or ideas."
Posted 09/30/2017 12:22PM
You'll often hear us talk about wanting deeper learning outcomes for our students. But, what does that mean?
Posted 09/27/2017 03:30PM
Registration for the Evergreen School District Spelling is now open for students in grades 4-6.
Posted 09/27/2017 12:13PM
On September 27, the Cedar Grove community celebrated their new campus with a ribbon cutting.
Posted 09/24/2017 12:40PM
It's Cyber Awareness Week and a good time to talk about Cyber-bullying, which is often done through social media. The Internet and social media has increased global connectivity, but with these incredible communication possibilities have come new and different issues.
Posted 09/24/2017 07:00AM
We listen to get information about others, to learn, and for enjoyment. But how much do we really hear? Do we really hear and understand others? How often do we really listen to ourselves and our own wants or needs? Read more...
Posted 09/21/2017 02:39PM
Resources for DACA recipients and their families
Posted 09/18/2017 06:00AM
When life gets stressful, each of us needs a place to feel safe—a place with some space between ourselves and what is happening around us. The Quiet/Safe Place, whether a real location or a place in the imagination, offers your child awareness that a Quiet/Safe Place is available. Read more...
Posted 09/15/2017 08:51AM
On September 14, K. Smith Resource Specialist Marcia Araujo was honored as ESD's Teacher of the Year.
Posted 09/13/2017 11:00AM
K. Smith School is a proud member of the New Tech Network. Want to know more about why?
Posted 09/11/2017 08:49AM
Over three months from April to June, the boys from Cubscout Pack 264 came together to answer the call from Silver Oak Elementary Librarian, Karen Hokanson, who asked for 20 bookshelves for the school.

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