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Monthly Board Meeting - March 10th 12th Tuesday - 7 PM - 8 PM @Parent Center 

 

Contact the PTSA

ptsa.silvercreekhs@gmail.com

Mailing Address:
SCHS PTSA
c/o Silver Creek HS
3434 Silver Creek Rd.
San Jose, CA 95121

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2019-2020 SCHS PTSA Executive Board

Executive Board Position

Name

President  Usha Kalahasti

VP of Programs

Jini Patel

VP of Membership

Sterling Larnard

Secretary

Fareeha Sultan

Treasurer

Eric Van Cleve

Financial Secretary

Jennifer Lot  

Auditor

Alice Tran

Historian

Sangita Patel

Parliamentarian (appt by President)

Raelene De Santiago

Other PTSA Board Members

Name

Communications

Kawal Johal

Co-Hospitality 

Zainab Baqar

Co-Hospitality 

Karen Yoshioka

Beautification Chair

Sarika Thakur

Reena Arya

Webmaster

Geetha Edara

Volunteer Coordinator

Aparna Palaparthi

Welcome to SC PTSA

Our Mission

To unite all parents, teachers and students in advocating for the best education for all our Silver Creek students in a safe, clean, inspiring environment that encourages excellence, dynamic teaching methods, creative problem solving, and community service, preparing our students to be successful community members.

Report of the Nominating Committee

Silver Creek High School PTSA

March 10, 2020

 

The nominating committee met on January 14 and February 11, 2020 to consider all eligible candidates for the 2020-2021 term of office. On behalf of the nominating committee, I present the following slate of officers for the association’s consideration:

 

Position                                           Name

President                                           Reena Arya

VP Programs                                    Usha Kalahasti

VP Membership                               Sterling Larnard

Recording Secretary                        VACANT

Treasurer                                          Raelene De Santiago

Financial Secretary                          VACANT

Auditor                                             Eric Van Cleve

Historian                                          Sangita Patel

Parliamentarian                                ** appointed by President

 

Elections will be held at Coffee with the Principal on April 2, 2020.  If you're interested in one of the vacant positions please reach out to Raelene at raelene@ymail.com or show up on April 2nd.

 

 

Due to current Coronavirus situation "Car Show" event has been postponed. New Date will be communicated when the things get settle.  

50 years of Silver Creek High School

SCHS Alumni and PTSA are coming together to celebrate the completion of 50 years of our High School. Special Celebrations are being planned for Sunday March 15th on campus from Noon to 5 pm. There will be a Car Show, Art Display, a special Mural art work to commemorate the 50 years of SCHS, performances by various clubs, campus tours, Music, food trucks and more...

First Round of  PTSA Fund Disbursements

                                    Raider fund goal for 2019 - 2020

Dear fellow SCHS parents: 

Can you help make Silver Creek High School the school our students want and deserve? 

The Raider Fund pledge drive is the centerpiece of the PTSA (Parent Teacher Student Association) fundraising effort.  Reaching our goal is critical to support student programs; department, classroom, and athletic needs;  student clubs; arts and academic enrichment.  We need you!  Donate today

Raider fund goal for 2019 - 2020 - $30,000

Online Donations and Membership link

Printable Donation & Membership Form

How it works:

  • Create an account with your email and a password
  • Fill out the Parent and Student Information
  • Choose SCHS Fundraising & Membership
  • Choose your donation amount 
  • Optional PTSA Membership available
  • After filling out the rest of the form, add to cart
  • Proceed to check out
  • Pay online with credit or debit card, you are all done!  Thanks!

Does your company offer "Matching Donations?"  Please let us know so we can provide you with any needed information.

The Silver Creek High PTSA is a non-profit 501(c)3, Tax ID# 77-0269896, so donations are 100% tax deductible.

CURRENT PENDING REQUESTS (your Raider Fund dollars at work): 

  •  The award-winning yearbook program needs a few new cameras and lenses. 
  •  Leadership needs a new shade canopy, tables, and carts to improve their campus mobility, visibility and productivity. 
  •  Our athletic blow-up tunnel needs repairs. 
  •  Practice equipment and uniforms are needed for our sports teams - especially our new girl's golf team. 
  •  Our rookie student robotics team, the Raiderbots, hope to upgrade their robot Riley as they enter their second year of competition.   
  • The Drama program needs materials for props and sets (Little Shop of Horrors!).
  • Science Olympiad has expanded its club and needs more resources and tournament fees. 
  • The Photography class needs photo paper. 
  • Both the English and Math departments have specific resource requests to make lessons more dynamic and student-centered. 
  • And that's just in the first few weeks! Let's meet these needs which directly, or indirectly, benefit every student!   

OTHER WAYS TO SUPPORT SCHS PTSA (free and automatic): 

AmazonSmile - You shop and Amazon gives! Select Silver Creek HS PTSA as your charity and Amazon will donate 0.05% of your purchases! 

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eScrip - register your credit cards and every time you shop at participating stores you'll automatically donate a percentage to SCHS PTSA! 

 eScrip - make a difference for your school or nonprofit.

Thank you 2018-19 Donors!

Thank you to our Generous Parent/Staff Donors & Corporate Sponsors 2018-19

  • New Seasons Market Evergreen
  • 8 Elements Restaurant Evergreen
  • Freeman Orthodontist
  • Dr. Pannu Dentistry