Forest Hill Elementary School

School News

Welcome Back Envelopes: Families should receive an envelope by August 9th from Forest Hill School with information about the new school year.

Transitional Kindergarten & Kindergarten Round Up Appointments: Thursday, August 15th (appointment times will be sent in June)

New Student Orientation: Thursday, August 22nd 8:45am

First Day of School: Thursday, August 22rd 8:10am-2:20 (TK-3rd, 4th-5th 2:47).

Welcome Back PTA Social (Great event to attend for all new families): Friday…

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San José Public Library

 

Summer Learning:  June 1 – July 31

Summertime is just around the corner and that means Summer Learning will be starting at San José Public Library locations! It’s time to grab a book (or several), read, share your story, and win prizes! Pre-readers (ages 0-5 y.o.) will receive a free book after reading four books and win a second free book upon completing the program by reading a total of eight books. All other age groups win a book after reading for four hours and win a second book by completing the program by reading a total of eight hours. In addition to reading during the…

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Community Outreach

 

Thank you for participating in our recent survey about how best to communicate school events, information and share ideas. Based on your feedback, our Parent Teacher Association has created a Facebook group for all Forest Hill families and community members to join. The goal of this group is to create a space for building community by sharing events, photos, videos and resources. We would also like to streamline communication to ensure all are involved and informed. This group is password protected. Please check your email inbox for an email with the password or please email Mrs. Khalid.…

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June 1 Book Give-Away

 

Encourage reading at home with free, gently used books from the school library.

Every library refreshes its stock and school libraries are no exception. That was especially true when transforming the former Campbell Middle School library into one for Campbell School of Innovation's elementary students. Some non-fiction books were too old or out of date for use in today's classrooms. Some are too worn, and some are duplicates of fiction titles that are no longer used. 

We recognize that these books still have some value to others outside of our schools, so we are…

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How will you keep your child's busy mind active when schools close for summer?

Our popular summer camp programs offer a safe and fun way for your child to enjoy the summer. Our weekly summer camp experiences offer a well-rounded program that includes Science Technology, Recreation, Engineering, Art and Math (STREAM) themed activities, field trips and more.

See our summer camp information online or click here to register.

A day of positive achievements sponsored by Kiwanis

Forest Hill Elementary and Rolling Hills Middle school students were among the more than 900 children with special needs who participated in this year’s Kiwanis Special Games event at West Valley College. There were 18 events laid out within the college stadium, covering a wide range of skill levels.  Arriving groups were formally and officially greeted as they participated in an opening procession. They proceeded to their events, where they were coached and then recognized with an awards ceremony after each contest.

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PTA Membership Benefits

 
Did you know that being a member of the Forest Hill PTA provides many great discounts for you and your family? To join our PTA, please go to our website to join. Each membership cost $10.00. PTA Membership Benefits: 1. Special discounted pricing on admission to the Aquarium of the Pacific 2. Save 15% on tickets to California Academy of Sciences  3. LEGOLAND offers 50% off tickets, or a free child with paid adult admission 4. Get your first month free for more…

Please join us in celebrating some key members of our community. On Thursday, May 23rd at 6:00 pm at Castlemont School, we will be honoring our Teacher of the Year Mrs. LaValle, our Classified Employees of the Year Ms. Kellie Johnson and Maribel Mercado and our PTA President as our Volunteer of the Year Mrs. Emmy Gregory-Bryson. We appreciate their dedication to Forest Hill and our students. 

 

PTA Year End Social

 

Year-End Art Social 

Friday, June 7 – 5pm-7pm 

Come see your child’s artwork on display in the Cafeteria. Watch your children perform songs from music class. Bring the whole family to celebrate the end of the school year with our fabulous community! We will have a variety of food trucks on site for your enjoyment.

Music Performance Schedule: Please bring your child at their grade level performance time.

TK  5:00

K    5:20 1     5:40 3     6:00 4     6:20 5     6:40

 

Forest Hill Spirit Shop: If you would like to buy your child a Forest Hill shirt or sweatshirt, please use the following link.  There is a 15% sale going on right now until May 19th. 

Order spirit wear from https://shop.spreadshirt.com/forest-hill-spirit