Good evening, SLLIS! Unfortunately, we are experiencing technical difficulties with our Live function on Facebook, so we will not be able to stream the 6 pm Board of Directors Meeting in real time. Instead, we are recording the meeting on Zoom and will post it to our Facebook page as soon as possible.
The SLLIS Board of Directors meets tonight at 6 pm. Our virtual meeting will be streamed live on our Facebook page!
Hello, SLLIS! If you haven't already, please take a moment to submit your student's Intent to Return response for the 2024-2025 school year. This is a highly important process that allows us to determine what current families will return next year so we can plan accordingly! Online form: https://forms.gle/guxx8gb4qDV4mbRU6
Front door is now functioning! Please resume picking up scholars at the front door!
Thanks & GO SLLIS
Dear SLLIS families,
For Black History Month, celebration coming up soon, we have an opportunity happening on February 5th between 9 am and 12pm:
- 30 of our students to receive hair cuts
- 10 of our students to receive hair braiding
This is a first come first serve opportunity. Please click on the following link to sign up for this unique SLLIS experience! 2024 Black History Month Experience
We are also looking for grandparents to come into the school to read for our students. Please click on this link 2024 Black History Month Experience to sign up. All materials will be provided!
Hello, SLLIS! It is time to complete your Intent to Return form for the 2024-2025 school year! This is a highly important process that allows us to determine what current families will return next year so we can plan accordingly. Thank you!
Online form: https://forms.gle/guxx8gb4qDV4mbRU6
Good morning, SLLIS! We will be closed today, Monday January 22, due to dangerous road conditions. Please stay safe today!
SLLIS will be closed today, Friday, January 19, due to inclement weather conditions. Stay safe!
The SLLIS Board of Directors will meet virtually tomorrow night, January 17, 2024, at 6:00 PM. You can watch the meeting on Facebook Live!
Good evening! SLLIS will be closed tomorrow, Tuesday, January 16, due to the extreme cold temperatures. Please stay safe, and have a wonderful evening!
GE SLLIS Family,
The Newsletter will come out later today. Tomorrow is our first day of Spirit Week, which will be Flannel Day! For students and staff who are unable to participate, please feel free to dress down.
Every year, during this season of “giving”, we engage our corporate partners and the SLLIS community to support our SLLIS “Shining Star” students. This year, we are focusing on funding for: the first year of the SLLIS-run Pre-K; the new Bridge to French program; continually building the Middle School Athletics program; and the ongoing specialized recruitment of Global Staff. We have a lot of exciting initiatives for
which we need extra support! Please consider supporting our winter fundraising campaign and donate today or anytime until December 31st by going to www.sllis.org
, Then, select the Donate Now tab in the upper right of the main page, and it will give you an option to pay with PayPal or a Credit or Debit Card. Thank you, in advance, for helping to make this a record “Spirit of Giving” at SLLIS!
The SLLIS Board of Directors will meet virtually tomorrow night, December 6, 2023, at 6:00 PM to approve the FY23 audit. You can watch the meeting on Facebook Live.
SLLIS is considering expanding its Dual Language Pre-K programming in the future. Please respond to the survey linked below by no later than December 6th if you have future Pre-K students at home! Your responses will help SLLIS determine the feasibility of expanding this program. Thanks in advance! qrco.de/bebGnk
¡Responda esta encuesta si tiene futuros estudiantes de Pre-K en casa! SLLIS está considerando ampliar su programación de Pre-K en lenguaje dual en el futuro. Sus respuestas ayudarán a SLLIS a determinar la viabilidad de ampliar este programa. ¡Gracias de antemano! qrco.de/bebGpV
On this global day of giving, Giving Tuesday, please consider a donation to SLLIS. Please go to www.sllis.org
, then select the Donate Now tab in the upper right of the main page, and it will give you an option to pay with PayPal or a Credit or Debit Card. Thank you for your support!
All Missouri children under five years old are now able to register for Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library! There is no deadline to register. The Imagination Library is dedicated to inspiring a love of reading by providing age-appropriate books each month to children free of charge. In order to receive books, a parent or guardian must register their child on the Imagination Library national website. Books will be mailed directly to the homes of registered children every month. Use this link to register: https://imaginationlibrary.com/check-availability/
Looking for childcare or after school language learning for your student? Check out this program offering French and Spanish immersion!
The SLLIS Board will hold the November 2023 Board of Directors meeting tomorrow night, November 15, at 6:00pm. The virtual meeting can be viewed on Facebook Live.
You can apply for the Guaranteed Basic Income pilot program by this Wednesday, November 1! The City of St. Louis, through the Office of the Mayor and the Office of the Treasurer, is administering a GBI pilot program for qualified residents. Recipients will receive a $500 monthly stipend for up to 18 months total. Learn more and apply here: bit.ly/stlgbi
You're eligible if you:
-Live within St. Louis city limits
-Are 18 or older and the parent/ guardian of a minor enrolled in a City of St. Louis public or public charter school
-Your household income is below 170% of the federal poverty level
-Your household has been financially impacted by COVID-19