Category: Achievements

2017 Reflections Winners

School Finalists Announced! Congratulations to all our Reflections participants and award recipients. All of the entries demonstrated excellent work in various forms of art. Missed the gallery night? Some of the Visual Arts entries can be viewed in the hallway outside the front office. The students listed below will advance to...

Brag Tags – Collect Them All!

Dear Santiago Hills Tigers, We would love for you to participate in all the special events and programs, created just for you by your PTA and IPSF moms and dads! To get started, we’re giving every student a special 2017-18 Back to School Brag Tag. HOW IT WORKS: Write your name/grade/teacher...

Reflections Winners for 2016-17

Update: Council Winners Announced! Congratulations again to all of the students listed below that advanced to the Council level of competition. Two of our talented students were recognized for their achievement within IUSD: Jason S. – “Uniquely Me!” – 2nd place, Literature (6th grade) Evelyn B. – “Doga Lisa” -...

Mrs. Herman, 2016-2017 Teacher of the Year

Please help us congratulate Mrs. Herman for receiving the Teacher of the Year award at Santiago Hills this school year 2016-2017. Every year the teachers at Santiago Hills nominate their peers for excellence in education and then voted… and chose Mrs. Herman as Teacher of the Year. We are so proud and...

Pledge Drive BMX Show. A MAZ ING.

Update 11/7/2016: The BMX Assembly on 11/4 1:20pm-2:00pm was AWESOME!! Thank you Wheels of Freestyle!   Update 10/3/2016: We did it! We achieved our goal of $30,000 thanks to all of our wonderful families who donated.   Live BMX Show, unlocked! Our teachers, our staff, our parents rallied together to...

Box Tops Winners

October 28th Classroom contest Winner for Lower grade: Mrs. Phelps – 598 ($59.80) Winner Upper grade: Miss Rawlins – 483 ($48.30) A VERY Close 3rd place: Mrs. Kelly – 469 ($46.90) Congratulations on earning your Popsicle Prize for your class! Congrats on winning over $155 for your school. September 30th Individual...

PTA has Gone Social! Facebook, Twitter, Instagram

Hello world of Social Media! Find out what’s going on at school, and learn more about all the programs that are possible thanks to the volunteer involvement and the generous donations parents are making to Santiago Hills PTA. Like us http://facebook.com/santiagohillspta Tweet us at http://twitter.com/sh_irvine_pta Follow us http://instagram.com/sh_irvine_pta Like what we’ve done? Please consider making a donation to our Santiago Hills...

Kona Ice for Top Jog-A-Thon Fundraisers

On Tuesday, May 24, approximately 150 students that each raised at least $100 for the Jog-A-Thon will receive free Kona Ice during lunch. Thank you to this great group of kids and their families for supporting Santiago Hills. Your contributions allow us to keep offering the programs, staff support and...

Talent Show May 20! Food Trucks at 5:00, Show at 5:45

Tonight is the Santiago Hills Annual Talent Show. Come see the amazingly talented Tigers. We have a full show for you all tonight beginning at 5:45 The Food Trucks will begin serving at 5 pm Come early and secure a parking spot The Viking Truck and Mustache Mike’s Truck will be here...

AWISH Recap

We hope you had as much fun at AWISH – Around the World at Santiago Hills – as we did this year! A big thank you to all the volunteers who manned a booth and provided a fun and festive experience for the kids. Photo of AWISH sunset. Beautiful!

Used Book Sale – Thank you!

 Thank you for joining us at our first  Santiago Hills Used Book Sale! We had over six tables filled with books for adults, chapter books, and picture books for our school families. The kids were thrilled to look for little treasures after classes let out at 2:00 and 2:40 on Friday...

Jog-A-Thon Awards

Update April 25, 2016 Congratulations to all of our students for their efforts in helping to make our 2016 Jog-A-Thon a success. Together we had an increase in overall participation up to nearly 70% along with an almost 10% in the average amount raised per child. AMAZING!   We are...

Meet the Masters Primary Art

Our new primary art program has been a huge success. In March, Meet the Masters will present Japanese master artist Katsushika Hokusai.  Art Assemblies are March 25th and the in-class lessons will be in early April after Spring Break.  The students will be introduced to Asian art from both East and...

Reflections Winners for 2015-2016

Congratulations to all our Reflections participants and award recipients! Visual Arts Primary  K-2nd Cailen M                     2nd Nysa S                        K Sabrina C                   1st Intermediate 3rd-5th Angelina Z                4th Mikoto                      ...

2014 Reflections Results

Congratulations to all our participants and winners of the 2014 Reflections Contest! Visual Arts K-2 Award of Excellence: Ariana Chen (Mrs Morkiawa) Award of Merit: Evelyn Bekker (Mrs McKinney) Honorable Mention: Tied – Vinaya Ayinampudi (Mrs Eden) and Ranjani Raghavan (Mrs Morikawa) 3-5 Award of Excellence: Mei Ono (Mrs Rolfe)...