East Providence School District

    Silver Spring Elementary School

    News & Announcements from Silver Spring

    Meet the Teacher Night

    Thursday, September 20th from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

    Please come out and meet your child's teacher and learn about all of the great things that are happening in our school!


    Important Announcement:


    Due to the expected hot weather tomorrow, Tuesday, September 4th and Thursday, September 6th, we will be 


    dismissing our students early at 12:00 p.m.  Students will have lunch before they are dismissed.


    Thank you for your support and cooperation.






    Due to the continuation of extreme heat Thursday, August 30th, elementary students will be dismissed at 12:00 p.m.

    Back to School!

    • First Day of school for students in grades 1 through 5 is Tuesday, August 28th.  

    • First Day of school for kindergarten students is Thursday, August 30th.

    • School hours are 8:40 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

    • The Superintendent wants to remind everyone that due to RI DOT construction effecting the city, especially in the areas of Taunton Ave., Waterman Ave., and Broadway, we ask that you allow extra time for your commute to school next week.

    • Students are to line up according to their teacher's name (there will be signs with teachers' names on the first day of school) outside around the flagpole.

    • Visit Silver Spring Elementary School's new Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/silverspringep/ for  information throughout the year.

    • Please view our live calendar for events throughout the school year (school events have been posted on our live calendar through June 2019).


    Save the Date:

    Here is a list of activities planned for the month! We hope you can join us:

    Tuesday, August 28:

    • Grades 1 - 5 First Day of School

    Thursday, August 30:

    • Kindergartener's First Day of School

    Monday, September 3:

    • Labor Day - No School

    Thursday, September 6:

    • PTC Meeting at 6:00 p.m. in our library

    Friday, September 7:

    • Spirit Day - Luau Day!
    • Back to School Luau from 5 - 7 p.m.

    Monday, September 10:

    • Hearing Screenings for students in grades K-3 from 11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

    Wednesday, September 12:

    • No School - Primary Day

    Thursday, September 20:.

    • Meet the Teacher Night from 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.







    Silver Spring Monthly Food Drive

    To Benefit the Hope & Faith Charity


    Silver Spring Elementary School will be collecting canned food items on a monthly basis for the Hope & Faith Charity.  The schedule is as follows:

    September:  Tuna

    October:  Canned fruit

    November:  Cranberry sauce

    December:  Hot chocolate

    January:  Soup

    February:  Soup

    March:  Muffin mix

    April:  Jelly

    May:  Hunts spaghetti sauce

    We thank you an advance for all of your generosity! Silver Spring is making a difference, and we could not do it without you.


    *Let your good deeds be like rain, drop a little everywhere*




    A Welcome from Mrs. Avila

    Supply List for all Classes




     Important Information from Central Administration 

    Supt. Letter to Families English

    Supt. Letter to Families Portuguese

    Interested in Substitute Teaching?

    Student Handbook

    Silver Spring Helpful Links

    Contact Information

    Fatima Avila, Principal 
    Dena Francescon, Dean of Students

    Kristina Duarte, Secretary 

    120 Silver Spring Avenue
    East Providence, RI, 02915
    Phone: 401-435-7836
    Fax: 401-435-7826

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