Upcoming Events

MES Science Fair Evening
Wed Mar 1 - Thu Mar 2
12:00 am - 12:00 am

Wed Mar 1 - Thu Mar 2
12:00 am - 12:00 am

Life Skill: Digital Citizenship
Fri Mar 3 - Sat Mar 4
12:00 am - 12:00 am

Zun Zun Assembly - And Life Skills
Fri Mar 3 - Sat Mar 4
12:00 am - 12:00 am

Trimester #2 ends
Fri Mar 3 - Sat Mar 4
12:00 am - 12:00 am


    Parent Volunteers partnering with MES

  • CAN DO!

    Supporting technology, arts & more

CA Distinguished School Round 1

Mary E. Silveira Elementary is a California Distinguished School

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Recognizing and celebrating the diversity, strengths and inquisitive spirit of every child.

Principal Letter #260

  • Written by Will Anderson

The best teachers are those that show you where to look but don't tell you what to see!

SAM 0149Monday, February 27th

Welcome back! So nice to see such great weather recently!

Tuesday, February 28th 

Talent Show check in rehearsal - Schedule sent out. Please be on time as the show is next week, March 9th! How fun!

Wednesday, March 1st

MES SCIENCE FAIR EVENING! ...and what an event this will be! The STARS come out to shine starting at 6:30pm and concluding at 8:00pm, in our new MPR (See below)

MESHSA meeting - 8:15, same place, but now our new Art room!

Thursday, March 2nd

Event Free

Friday, March 3rd  

Zun Zun Water Conservation, K-5, Educational Assembly, 8:30am, MPR - (Not a Life Skill Assembly but you are most welcome to attend)

Read More: Principal Letter #260

Principal Letter #259

  • Written by Will Anderson

"Science is about knowing; engineering is about doing." - Henry Petroski

SAM 0085Monday, February 6th

Family Life begins (Reminder that students in Mrs. Nichol's class will be taught by Mrs. Hutchen's)

Tuesday, February 7th 

Community Heroe's evening event at Tam Valley Community Center (See below)

Wednesday, February 8th

Community Heroes (Grades 1-5) meets in the MPR at noon. Encourage your child to come by and see what is new in store for this active Community Team!

Thursday, February 9th

Event Free

Friday, February 10th  

Initial Walker Creek Outdoor Education Payment due: $200, Checks payable to MESHSA Walker Creek Fund (with your child's name included) - Click here for more information about this 5th grade program, April 4th-7th.

Read More: Principal Letter #259

Principal Letter #258

  • Written by Will Anderson

"Change will not come if we wait for some other person or some other time. We are the ones we've been waiting for. We are the change that we seek." - Barack Obama 

SAM 9767Monday, January 23rd

Family Life Video Preview, District Office, 11:00-4:00, (See below for more information)

Spring Play Auditions, 3:00-5:30, MPR

Tuesday, January 24th 

Spring Play cast announced, 1st recess, room 18

Family Life: 5th grade, Parents to preview instructional materials, ask questions, and express any issues or concerns (see below for more information)

Wednesday, January 25th 

Walking Wednesday

Talent Show Auditions, 1:30-4:30, MPR

Thursday, January 26th

Event Free

Friday, January 27th   

Event Free

Read More: Principal Letter #258

Principal Letter #257

  • Written by Will Anderson

"Life's most persistent and urgent question is, 'What are you doing for others?" Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. 

SAM 9622Monday, January 16th

Martin Luther King Day of Remembrance. No School.

Tuesday, January 17th 

Project Green meeting, Val - 4:15

Board Meeting - MES, 7:00pm, MES program presentations!

Wednesday, January 18th 

Site Council, MES Library - 4:00-5:00

Thursday, January 19th

Event Free

Friday, January 20th   

Ribbon Cutting Event for our MPR, 8:30-9:15. Come one, come all! Snacks and Coffee provided by your amazing MESHSA Team!

Read More: Principal Letter #257

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Mary E. Silveira Elementary School
Dixie School District

375 Blackstone Drive
San Rafael, CA 94903

(415) 492-3741

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Can Do! funds technology, art, music (K-2), drama, environmental science, physical education and special assemblies at all three elementary schools.

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