Upcoming Events

Marin Food Drive
Mon Nov 13 - Sat Dec 23
12:00 am - 12:00 am

Scholastic Book Fair Open - MPR
Mon Dec 11 - Sat Dec 16
12:00 am - 12:00 am

Talent Show forms due to the office
Fri Dec 15 - Sat Dec 16
12:00 am - 12:00 am

Talent Showcase student meeting in the MPR at recess
Mon Dec 18 - Tue Dec 19
12:00 am - 12:00 am

MCMS Choir Concert - Miller Creek
Tue Dec 19
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm


    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

Silveira Times

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

Principal Letter 285

  • Written by Will Anderson

SAM 3458 2Monday, October 16th

ADHD Awareness Month

Tuesday, October 17th

ADHD Awareness

Wednesday, October 18th 

ADHD Awareness

2nd annual Silveira Cycle Day! I will be leading at 7:30am bike crew starting here - Assuming the air quality is ok. If not, we will do the following Wednesday. Stay tuned for updates.

CommuniTEA - Tea, coffee and snacks with the principal - 8:15am-8:45am, MPR or if air quality permits, right outside of the MPR.

School Site Council Meeting, 3:30-4:30, MPR (See agenda below)

Thursday, October 19th 

ADHD Awareness

California Shakeout Disaster Drill (See below)

Friday, October 20th 

ADHD Awareness

Read More: Principal Letter 285

Principal Letter 284

  • Written by Will Anderson

SAM 3347Monday, October 9th

ADHD Awareness Month

Tuesday, October 10th

ADHD Awareness

Wednesday, October 11th 

ADHD Awareness

Walk through California - 4th grade program in the MPR

Thursday, October 12th 

ADHD Awareness

Walk through California - 4th grade program in the MPR

Alliance Redwoods Parent Meeting, 6:00-7:00pm, MES, MPR

Friday, October 13th 

ADHD Awareness

Progress Reports home for those not meeting benchmarks.All students will receive a report card during parent conferences (November 14-20) and an opportunity to discuss progress of their child.

THINK KINDNESS ASSEMBLY, 8:30-9:30am, MPR (See below)

Read More: Principal Letter 284

Principal Letter 283

  • Written by Will Anderson

IIMG 6030Monday, October 2nd

ADHD Awareness Month

Tuesday, October 3rd

ADHD Awareness Month

School Student Portrait Make Up day

Marin County Spelling Bee, 3:30-5:30, Dixie Elementary School (Wishing you well Claire, Emmerson, and Gaby!)

Wednesday, October 4th 

ADHD Awareness Month

INTERNATIONAL WALK/BIKE TO SCHOOL DAY - If you dare, join Mr. Anderson at Marinwood Market at 7:45am for the trek to Silveira! Should be some great photos for the Memory Book and just plain fun walking through the neighborhood! Snacks when we arrive to the site.

MESHSA Meeting - (Home and School Club), 8:30am-9:15am, MES Staff Room

Thursday, October 5th 

ADHD Awareness Month

1st official Site Council Meeting, 3:30-4:30, Dixie District Office, 380 Nova Albion Way, Terra Linda

Friday, October 6th 

ADHD Awareness Month

Progress Reports Heading home October 13th, NOT today as originally scheduled.

Read More: Principal Letter 283

Principal Letter 282

  • Written by Will Anderson

SAM 3220Monday, September 25th

Intruder Drill, 8:30am

Tuesday, September 26th

Event Free

Wednesday, September 27th 

Walking Wednesday - Walk or ride to school, it's exhilarating and healthy

Thursday, September 28th 

Event Free

Friday, September 29th 

Principal/Parent Chit Chat, 8:00am, Front of our MPR

Life Skill Assembly, 8:30-9:15, Responsibility/Digital Citizenship, Community Heroes, Zero Waste, Starbucks, songs, and more!

Read More: Principal Letter 282

Contact Us

Mary E. Silveira Elementary School
Dixie School District

375 Blackstone Drive
San Rafael, CA 94903

(415) 492-3741

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