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5901 Southwest 16 Street
Miami, Florida 33155
Office (305) 266-3511 Fax (305) 266-4435







We welcome you to Sylvania Heights Elementary. Our four R's describe our character education influence on the learning community at Sylvania Heights. They are: Rights, Rules, Responsibility, and Respect. Our overall message to all is, WE WILL SUCCEED!





SHE PTA Chocolate Sale is on.

For information on how you can help support our school, see the PTA Page.




S.H.E. is a GREEN school. Please bring in your used ink and toner cartridges, rechargeable batteries and small electronics like mobile phones. We are working with Office Depot to help our planet. They also give us school supplies for our recycling efforts.


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School will resume on Monday, 3/31/14. There will be no school on Friday, 4/18/14 due to a Teacher Work Day.

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Testing Calendar
April 7
April 8
April 9
April 10
April 11
K-2: SAT-10 Reading and Math
April 14
April 15
April 16
April 17
April 18
3-5 FCAT Reading
-No School-
April 21
April 22
April 21-30 Grade 5 Science
3-4 FCAT Math
April 28-May 7 Grade 5 Math-CBT
April 23-30 Make up Testing Days

Please come to school on time and ready to Show What You Know. Testing Calendar may be adjusted.

Parents and students who wish to start receiving automated email subscriptions can do so via the Electronic Gradebook link in the parent or student portals. Registration instructions, demonstration videos as well as a description of all notifications can be found on the PIV resources page at:  http://gradebooksupport.dadeschools.net/piv-resources.asp

cr Color your life with rich vocabulary. Write down unfamiliar words, look them up, and try to use them in conversations with friends and family.

Words of the week:

3-31 fetching:  good looking, attractive
4-7 flaunt:  to show off your skills
4-14 forlorn:  hopeless, desperate
4-21 fracas:  a wild fight
4-28 giddy:  so happy, you are silly


LINKS TO LEARNING- Keep those skills sharp and log in to the STUDENT PORTAL for Ticket to Read, Reading Plus, & more.

Students in grades 3-5 should be completing a minimum of 3 Reading Plus sessions per week and FCAT Explorer should be completed weekly. Individual teachers may have additional requirements. These assignments should be done even if there is no school that day. Keep your skills sharp!

Information on Reading Plus

Support-English * Support-Spanish

PARENTS- Please see our Parent Page for important information and updates.


Important Reminder: There will be no school site adult supervision before 7:30AM. Between 7:30 AM and 8:00 AM, students should report to the cafeteria. Breakfast is free for ALL students.


breakfast DON'T FORGET that our cafeteria offers a FREE, healthy breakfast to all students. Applications for Free/Reduced lunch are available in the school office.





















Helpful Links


Uniforms are mandatory at Sylvania Heights Elementary. Our school colors are teal, black, grey, and white.

Ibiley Uniforms

The PTA sells dolphin tshirts that can be worn on Wednesdays.

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