2019 Fall Registration Day

8/1/2019
REQUIRED FOR ALL PARENTS OF STUDENTS REGISTERED FOR THE
2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR

Shining Stars Academy Fall Registration will be held “Open House” style on Thursday, August 1, 2019 during the following times:

8:00am-10:00am

6:00pm-7:30pm

Come during either of the times listed above to fill out and turn in enrollment paperwork.  Schedules and important dates will be available at this time.

*REGISTRATION PAPERWORK IS REQUIRED FOR ALL STUDENTS, even if your student is returning.

*Preschoolers do not need to come to fill out paperwork

*Please bring emergency numbers for individuals who are authorized to pick up your child AS WELL AS SHOT RECORDS.

***NEW ONLINE REGISTRATION***

New for 2019: Shining Stars Academy will be offering an online registration option (through DocuSign) for families that would like to go paperless.  Requests for Online Registration can be made in writing by emailing Miss Sam at shining_stars_academy@hotmail.com

ONLINE REGISTRATION MUST BE COMPLETED BY AUGUST 1, 2019

Summer Super Week

Fabulous Friday

1/11/2019
All Students Invited
$15.00 for a drop-in class, Normal Class Time

Centers, Centers, and MORE Centers

This exciting program gives preschoolers the opportunity to spend the day rotating through fun and engaging Shining Stars centers.

No School

1/21/2019
All Students
No class due to Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Dentist Field Trip

8/5-8/2019
Kindergarten Camp:

Join us for this fun and exciting kindergarten prep camp as we play, read, and review our kindergarten readiness skills. We will polish up our letter formation, letter sounds, early math, proper name-writing skills, and number recognition and formation. Each day features a different fun summer theme!

Ages 4-5 yrs. entering Kindergarten

Monday-Thursday 12:15pm-2:15pm

Polite As A Princess:

Get ready to shine!  In this fun class, girls will learn what it takes to be a real princess.  Each class features a new manner as well as story and project, all with a princess theme.  At the end of the class, girls will get to practice what they have learned at our dress-up tea party event!

Ages 3-7 yrs.

Monday through Thursday 9:00am-10:30am

Real Superheroes:

Get ready to be Super!  In this fun class, boys and girls will learn what it takes to be a real superhero.  Each class features a new manner as well as story and project with a superhero theme.  At the end of the class children will get to practice what they have learned at our dress-up super-hero event!

Ages 3-6 yrs.

Monday-Thursday 10:30am-12:00pm

Open House

Make-up Open House

8/9/2019
REQUIRED FOR ALL STUDENTS (AND A PARENT) REGISTERED FOR THE 2019-2020 SCHOOL YEAR
Come to the school for a fun Preschool Scavenger Hunt.  Once completed, each child will get a special treat from Miss Sam!
8/21/2018
REQUIRED FOR ALL STUDENTS (AND A PARENT) REGISTERED FOR THE 2018-2019 SCHOOL YEAR THAT HAVE NOT ALREADY ATTENDED OPEN HOUSE
Come to the school for a fun Preschool Scavenger Hunt.  Once completed, each child will get a special treat from Miss Sam!

Parent Orientation

2/7/2019
All Students and a Parent Invited
Wear School Shirts
Salt Lake Pediatric Dentistry
1548 E 4500 S #102
Salt Lake City, UT 84117, USA
Please check your child's wristband to find out your time assignment. 
We are so excited to get to experience everything we learn this week hands-on!! The field trip will last approximately 1 hour and will include a presentation, stations, and a visit from a very special guest.  This will be class for the day.  Can't wait to see everyone there! 

Valentine's Parties

2/13/2019
Monday/Wednesday/Friday Students,
Monday-Thursday Students, and Monday-Friday Students
Normal Class Time

We will be making Valentine’s Day projects, having fun treats and exchanging valentines.  If you would like to send a Valentine’s Day treat with your child for the party, any treats would be welcome!

We will also be learning about post offices.  I will have a special school mailbox where I will be collecting mail throughout the week.  Please see the February newsletter for details.

2/14/2019
Tuesday/Thursday Students and
PARTY #2 for  
Monday-Thursday Students, and Monday-Friday Students
Normal Class Time

We will be making Valentine’s Day projects, having fun treats and exchanging valentines.  If you would like to send a Valentine’s Day treat with your child for the party, any treats would be welcome!

We will also be learning about post offices.  I will have a special school mailbox where I will be collecting mail throughout the week.  Please see the February newsletter for details.

8/23/2018
REQUIRED for ALL First-time
Shining Stars Academy Parents
Whitmore Library Auditorium
2197 E. Ft. Union Boulevard
Cottonwood Heights, Utah 84121
This meeting will be held downstairs in the Auditorium.
 
Choose from either of the following times:
10:30am-11:10am
7:00pm-7:30pm

 

Come for important information about the school year, including policies and procedures.

Information Presentation:

10:00-10:20, 7:00-7:20

Q&A:

10:20-10:40, 7:20-7:40

Light Refreshments served

First Day of School

9/4/2018
Tuesday/Thursday Students, Monday-Thursday Students, Monday-Friday Students

We can't wait to see all of our new friends!!!!! Come with a smile ready to have fun!

Normal Class Time

9/5/2018
Monday/Wednesday/Friday Students

We can't wait to see all of our new friends!!!!! Come with a smile ready to have fun!

Normal Class Time

Teddy Bear Picnic

9/21/2018
All Students and a Parent Invited
11:00am Mountview Park
1651 E. Ft. Union Boulevard
Cottonwood Heights, Utah 84121

Please Bring: a smile, at least 1 parent, a teddy bear, a blanket,

a sack lunch, and WEAR YOUR SCHOOL SHIRT

Lunch will take place at 11:00am

Teddy Bear Stations will follow lunch and then families are free to go home or stay to play at the park.

No School

2/15,18/2019
All Students
No school due to President's Day

National Reading Week

3/4-8/2019
All Students
Normal Class Time
Please see March Newsletter for important information about the activities each day of this special week!
3/7/3019
*****Catch a Kid Reading Night*****
You won't want to miss this event!
Miss Sam will call kids randomly throughout the evening.  If she catches you reading, you will get a prize.  Please see Reading Week Activities Note for your class' time slot.

Bakery Day

3/21/2019
All Students and a Parent Invited
Wear School Shirts!
Part 1:
Great Harvest Taylorsville
6357 South Redwood Road
Taylorsville, UT 84123
 
Morning Class A: 9:00am-9:30am
Morning Class B: 9:30am-10:00am
Afternoon Class A: 10:00am-10:30am
Afternoon Class B: 10:30am-11:00am
 
Part 2:
Shining Stars Academy Bakery Festival
6339 South Highland Drive
Holladay, UT 84121
Morning Class A: 11:30am-12:15pm
Morning Class B: 12:00pm-12:45pm
Afternoon Class A: 12:30pm-1:15pm
Afternoon Class B: 1:00pm-1:45pm

3rd Annual Egg Hunt and Potluck

Fall Break

4/11/2019
All Students and Their Families Invited
11:00am Wear School Shirts!
Mountview Park
1651 E. Ft. Union Boulevard
Cottonwood Heights, Utah 84121

Please Bring: a blanket, at least 1 parent, and an item to share for our potluck.

11:00am: Egg Hunt

11:15am: Butterfly Release

11:25am: Potluck Lunch

After our potluck lunch, families are free to go home or stay to play at the park.

10/15-19/2018
All Students
Enjoy the time with your families! School will resume
October 22, 2018 

Halloween Performances

10/26/2018
All Students
Whitmore Library Auditorium
2197 E. Ft. Union Boulevard
Cottonwood Heights, Utah 84121

Families are invited!  Costumes are optional.

We will be performing a few songs and then children and parents will be invited to stay to make a craft and get a treat if they would like to.

Morning A Class: 12:30pm-1:15pm

Morning B Class: 1:15pm-2:00pm

Afternoon Classes: 2:00pm-2:45pm

Spring Picture Day

4/12/2019
All Students

This will be a SHORT DAY with a special schedule. We will be taking individuals as well as class pictures. Picture package options will be sent home with parents and pictures will be featured in our 2018-2019 Yearbook.  

 

Our amazing photographer, Becca Lund will be photographing again this year - You don't want to miss this event!

 

A Classes will enter through the Main Entrance, B Classes will enter through the Workroom Entrance as normal. 

 

Class times will be as follows:

Morning A Class: 9:30-10:15

Morning B Class: 10:15-11:00

Afternoon A Class: 11:00-11:45

Afternoon B Class: 11:45-12:30

Halloween Parties

10/29/2018
Monday/Wednesday Friday Students,
Monday-Thursday Students, and Monday-Friday Students
Normal Class Time

Wear costumes (NO scary masks).  Please make sure your child can get in and out of their costume to use the restroom. 

Treats for the party are welcome!   We will also be making a treat bag in case anybody wants to send take-home goodies.

Tuesday/Thursday Students,
PARTY #2 for  
Monday-Thursday Students, and Monday-Friday Students
Normal Class Time

Wear costumes (NO scary masks).  Please make sure your child can get in and out of their costume to use the restroom. 

Treats for the party are welcome!   We will also be making a treat bag in case anybody wants to send take-home goodies.

Summer Class Registration

See Our Summer Flyer
Now Registering for exciting and fun summer classes for ages 3-6!

 

No School

10/31/2018
All Students
Happy Halloween!

Thanksgiving Feasts

Fall Picture Day

11/1/2019
All Students

This will be a SHORT DAY with a special schedule. We will be taking individual pictures. Picture package options will be sent home with parents and pictures will be featured in our 2019-2020 Yearbook.  

We are excited this year to partner with Littles Photography for our Picture day - You don't want to miss this event!

A Classes will enter through the Main Entrance, B Classes will enter through the Workroom Entrance as normal. 

Class times will be as follows:

Morning A Class: 9:30-10:30

Morning B Class: 10:30-11:30

Afternoon A Class: 11:30-12:30

Afternoon B Class: 12:30-1:30

11/14/2018
Monday/Wednesday/Friday Students, Monday-Thursday Students, and Monday-Friday Students
Normal Class Time
We are SO EXCITED to experience the fun of the first Thanksgiving combined with some of our modern traditions hands-on.  
Sign-ups will be posted for items that children can bring to our feasts.  This is a really fun event for the kids, as they love bringing part of the feast.
11/15/2018
Tuesday/Thursday Students, Monday-Thursday Students, and Monday-Friday Students
Normal Class Time
We are SO EXCITED to experience the fun of the first Thanksgiving combined with some of our modern traditions hands-on.  
Sign-ups will be posted for items that children can bring to our feasts.  This is a really fun event for the kids, as they love bringing part of the feast.

First Day of School

Halloween Parties

10/29/2019
Tuesday/Thursday Students,
Monday-Thursday Students, and Monday-Friday Students
Normal Class Time

Wear costumes (NO scary masks).  Please make sure your child can get in and out of their costume to use the restroom. 

Treats for the party are welcome!   We will also be making a treat bag in case anybody wants to send take-home goodies.

10/30/2019
Monday/Wednesday/Friday Students,
PARTY #2 for  
Monday-Thursday Students, and Monday-Friday Students
Normal Class Time

Wear costumes (NO scary masks).  Please make sure your child can get in and out of their costume to use the restroom. 

Treats for the party are welcome!   We will also be making a treat bag in case anybody wants to send take-home goodies.

9/3/2019
Tuesday/Thursday Students, Monday-Thursday Students, Monday-Friday Students

We can't wait to see all of our new friends!!!!! Come with a smile ready to have fun!

Normal Class Time

9/4/2019
Monday/Wednesday/Friday Students

We can't wait to see all of our new friends!!!!! Come with a smile ready to have fun!

Normal Class Time

Halloween Performances

10/31/2019
All Students
Whitmore Library Auditorium
2197 E. Ft. Union Boulevard
Cottonwood Heights, Utah 84121

Families are invited!  Costumes are optional.

We will be performing a few songs and then children and parents will be invited to stay to make a craft and get a treat if they would like to.

Morning A Class: 11:30pm-12:15pm

Morning B Class: 12:15pm-1:00pm

Afternoon Classes: 1:00pm-1:45pm

Fabulous Friday

9/13/2019
All Students Invited
$15.00 for a drop-in class, Normal Class Time

Centers, Centers, and MORE Centers

This exciting program gives preschoolers the opportunity to spend the day rotating through fun and engaging Shining Stars centers.

Teddy Bear Picnic

9/20/2019
All Students and a Parent Invited
11:00am Mountview Park
1651 E. Ft. Union Boulevard
Cottonwood Heights, Utah 84121

Please Bring: a smile, at least 1 parent, a teddy bear, a blanket,

a sack lunch, and WEAR YOUR SCHOOL SHIRT

Lunch will take place at 11:00am

Teddy Bear Stations will follow lunch and then families are free to go home or stay to play at the park.

Valentine's Parties

2/12/2020
Monday/Wednesday/Friday Students,
Monday-Thursday Students, and Monday-Friday Students
Normal Class Time

We will be making Valentine’s Day projects, having fun treats and exchanging valentines.  If you would like to send a Valentine’s Day treat with your child for the party, any treats would be welcome!

We will also be learning about post offices.  I will have a special school mailbox where I will be collecting mail throughout the week.  Please see the February newsletter for details.

2/13/2020
Tuesday/Thursday Students and
PARTY #2 for  
Monday-Thursday Students, and Monday-Friday Students
Normal Class Time

We will be making Valentine’s Day projects, having fun treats and exchanging valentines.  If you would like to send a Valentine’s Day treat with your child for the party, any treats would be welcome!

We will also be learning about post offices.  I will have a special school mailbox where I will be collecting mail throughout the week.  Please see the February newsletter for details.

No School

2/14,17/2020
All Students
No school due to President's Day

National Reading Week

3/2-6/2020
All Students
Normal Class Time
Please see March Newsletter for important information about the activities each day of this special week!
3/5/3020
*****Catch a Kid Reading Night*****
You won't want to miss this event!
Miss Sam will call kids randomly throughout the evening.  If she catches you reading, you will get a prize.  Please see Reading Week Activities Note for your class' time slot.

Bakery Day

Fall Picture Day

11/1/2019
All Students

This will be a SHORT DAY with a special schedule. We will be taking individual pictures. Picture package options will be sent home with parents and pictures will be featured in our 2019-2020 Yearbook.  

We are excited this year to partner with Littles Photography for our Picture day - You don't want to miss this event!

A Classes will enter through the Main Entrance, B Classes will enter through the Workroom Entrance as normal. 

Class times will be as follows:

Morning A Class: 9:30-10:30

Morning B Class: 10:30-11:30

Afternoon A Class: 11:30-12:30

Afternoon B Class: 12:30-1:30

Fire Station Field Trip

11/8/2019
All Students and a Parent Invited
Holladay Fire Station
2210 E Murray Holladay Rd.
Holladay, UT 84117
Please check your child's wristband to find out your time assignment.
We are so excited to get to experience everything we learn this week hands-on!! The tour will last approximately 30-45 minutes and will include a safety presentation.  This will be class for the day.  Can't wait to see everyone there! 

Fabulous Friday

11/15/2019
All Students Invited
$15.00 for a drop-in class, Normal Class Time

Centers, Centers, and MORE Centers

This exciting program gives preschoolers the opportunity to spend the day rotating through fun and engaging Shining Stars centers.

Cans for Cocoa

11/16/2019
All Students and Families Invited
9:00am-11:00am
Shining Stars Academy

Bring a canned food item by the school and receive a free cup of hot cocoa.  All canned food items will be donated to the Utah Food Bank.  Drive up donations are welcome.  We will be outside ready to receive all canned food items.

Thanksgiving Feasts

11/20/2019
Monday/Wednesday/Friday Students, Monday-Thursday Students, and Monday-Friday Students
Normal Class Time
We are SO EXCITED to experience the fun of the first Thanksgiving combined with some of our modern traditions hands-on.  
Sign-ups will be posted for items that children can bring to our feasts.  This is a really fun event for the kids, as they love bringing part of the feast.
11/21/2019
Tuesday/Thursday Students, Monday-Thursday Students, and Monday-Friday Students
Normal Class Time
We are SO EXCITED to experience the fun of the first Thanksgiving combined with some of our modern traditions hands-on.  
Sign-ups will be posted for items that children can bring to our feasts.  This is a really fun event for the kids, as they love bringing part of the feast.
3/12/2020
All Students and a Parent Invited
Wear School Shirts!
Part 1:
Shining Stars Academy Bakery Festival
6339 South Highland Drive
Holladay, UT 84121
 
Morning Class A: 12:30pm-1:15pm
Morning Class B: 1:00pm-1:45pm
Afternoon Class A: 1:30pm-2:15pm
Afternoon Class B: 2:00pm-2:45pm
 
Part 2:
Great Harvest HOLLADAY
4655 South 2300 East
Holladay, UT 84117
 
Morning Class A: 1:30pm-2:00pm
Morning Class B: 2:00pm-2:30pm
Afternoon Class A: 2:30pm-3:00pm
Afternoon Class B: 3:00pm-3:30pm

3rd Annual Egg Hunt

and Potluck

4/2/2020
All Students and Their Families Invited
11:00am Wear School Shirts!
Mountview Park
1651 E. Ft. Union Boulevard
Cottonwood Heights, Utah 84121

Please Bring: a blanket, at least 1 parent, and an item to share for our potluck.

11:00am: Egg Hunt

11:15am: Butterfly Release

11:25am: Potluck Lunch

After our potluck lunch, families are free to go home or stay to play at the park.

Spring Picture Day

4/3/2020
All Students

This will be a SHORT DAY with a special schedule. We will be taking individuals as well as class pictures. Picture package options will be sent home with parents and pictures will be featured in our 2018-2019 Yearbook.  

 

Our amazing photographer, Littles Photography will be photographing again- You don't want to miss this event!

 

A Classes will enter through the Main Entrance, B Classes will enter through the Workroom Entrance as normal. 

 

Class times will be as follows:

Morning A Class: 9:30-10:15

Morning B Class: 10:15-11:00

Afternoon A Class: 11:00-11:45

Afternoon B Class: 11:45-12:30

Spring Break

4/6-10/2020
All Students
No school due to Spring Break

Hogle Zoo Field Trip

4/30/2020
All Students and a Parent Invited
Wear School Shirts!
10:00am
Please watch for specific details!

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