General 1st Grade Information

  • Welcome

    Welcome to the South Bay Elementary's First Grade Team Page! Please see general information about 1st grade. Don't forget to check out other sections of our page for Summer Learning Links as well as the Remote Learning Plans for May-June. 

    Homework

    Please read for 20 minutes each night, practice math facts, and look for any additional work your child might not have finished in class.  Other first grade homework includes playing outside, eating dinner with your family (if you can) and getting a good night's sleep. Please contact your child's teacher for more information.

    Volunteering

    To volunteer at South Bay, you must fill out an application. Learn more about volunteering

    Communication 

    North Thurston Public Schools utilizes a communication system called School Messenger. Parent contact information, including phone number, email address, cell phone, etc., are obtained from Student Records and used to send messages from schools and teachers through phone calls, emails, and text messages. Teachers also have access to the system to interact with parents via the School Messenger App & Website.

    School & District messages include:

    • School closures
    • Emergency Information
    • Attendance reports
    • General announcements

    Teacher messages can include:

    • Classroom announcements
    • Pictures
    • Files
    • One-to-one chats

    Please activate your School Messenger account here. School Messenger Activation

Learning Plans & Parent Videos

Keep Learning!