Shelly McKnight
Principal
(541) 888-1240

Address: 245 S Cammann
Coos Bay, OR 97420
Phone: (541) 888-1242
Fax: (541) 888-9814
Grades: 4th – 7th
School Hours: 7:50am – 2:50pm
Office Hours: 7:00am – 3:45pm

Sunset Weather Station

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Time-Lapse Video from Sunset


Site Council & Title I

Here’s the latest from our Site Council


PBIS Information

Please check out our PBIS Information page to learn more about our School’s positive behavior model, Student of the Month winners, and school safety information.

Student Activity Page – NEW


Superintendent Advisory Team Members Needed

Superintendent Brian Trendell is looking for parent volunteers to be on the Superintendent’s Advisory Team (SAT). The SAT is a group that meets monthly with Brian and is comprised of parents representing each school in the Coos Bay district. If you are interested in being on the committee or have questions how you can represent your child’s school, please contact your school’s administrator. For more information about the SAT, go to the Superintendent’s Advisory Team webpage @ www.cbd9.net under the Parents & Community Link or call 541-267-1310. Meetings take place at Milner Crest Education Center, 1255 Hemlock Ave in Coos Bay on the first Monday of each month at 12:00 noon.

 


Oregon State, District, and School Report Cards

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State Testing/SBAC Opt-Out Information

Click here for information about state testing and opting-out of Smarter Balanced Assessment.


Notification of School Closure or Other Emergencies

Below is the order in which Coos Bay Schools will notify parents, staff and the community in case of school closure or other emergency.

Auto Caller – Parents/guardians of students and staff receive a phone call or email with the message. Please make sure your contact information is up to date. Your school’s office will be happy to assist you. A recording of the message will also be available at 541-267-6149.

Flash Alert – Emails and/or texts of the message are sent to subscribers. Go to http://www.flashalert.net/news.html?id=1374 for more information on how to subscribe.

Media Outlets – The media (TV, radio, newspaper) is notified via Flash Alert. They also receive a separate email from the district office.

Webpage – The announcement is posted on the district’s webpage at www.cbd9.net

Facebook – The announcement is posted on Facebook at www.facebook.com/Coos Bay School District


Welcome to Sunset School

Sunset School is one of two campuses for grades 4-7 in the Coos Bay School District. We are committed to creating a safe and respectful learning environment for each of our Sunset Dolphins.  Our 4th – 6th grade students are in self-contained classrooms, much like a traditional elementary school.  7th graders change classes for math, science, language arts, social studies, music, and physical education with content-area specialists.

We are proud to have a school that has the community feeling of an elementary and the flexibility of a middle school.  Please check our Staff Directory to link to your student’s teachers and stay tuned to our website for current information about our school.


Important Dates & Events

 

 Feb
20 No School – President’s Day
27 Site Council Meeting
28 PBIS Assembly
8:00 A.M.
 Mar
2 Dr. Seuss Day – Read Across America
2 PBIS Assembly
8:00 A.M.
2 Early Release Day- OSAA Tournament
3 No School – OSAA Tournament
6-10 Classified Employees Week
8 Clam Bake Jazz Concert
8:25 A.M.
20 Site Council Meeting
27-31 No School – Spring Break

Remember our Dress Code

2016 – 2017 Student Calendar:

English – Click here

Spanish – Click here

2015 – 2016 Parent/Student Handbook


Principal’s Pad

Hello Sunset Families,

Here are a few important announcements:

Read-A-Thon: Students will receive a reading log from their teacher to keep track of reading they do at home. The students who participate will earn Dolphin Dough and other prizes. The winning class will receive a root beer float party!

Seuss Spirit Week: We will have the following dress up days at Sunset.
Monday-Inside/Out Day
Tuesday-Sunset Dolphin School Spirit Day
Wednesday- Red and White Day (Cat in the Hat style!)
Thursday-Cozy Up with a Good Book/Pajama Day

On Thursday, parents are invited to join us for our school-wide “Read In.” It is an early release day, and we will be having morning activities in classrooms, guest readers, and buddy activities with Madison students. There will be a book exchange, so please bring a gently used book that you would like to trade!

Thank you.
Shelly “The Shark” McKnight

This is a Family Literacy Event sponsored by Sunset Title I

 

 


Upcoming Events

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Grade-Level

Teams:

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5th Grade

6th Grade

7th Grade

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Helpful Hints: “My Words Can Make Me Look Smart”

Writing Hints (2) Hey Kids (Grown-ups, too!),Have you ever struggled to remember a pesky grammar rule?  Have you ever found that you sometimes make silly mistakes when you’re writing?  Our staff have created a list of hints to help with common mistakes we all make from time to time.  

Please click below for details.  

Happy writing!!!
– Sunset Staff

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Operation Backpack & Shoebox

Operation Backpack-Shoebox is a program that helps provide needy children backpacks, school supplies, clothing and hygiene products.

Click here for more information: Operation Backpack


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