Selma Avenue Elementary
6611 Selma Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90028
Principal: Glendy L. Marin-Elias
Silver Hawk News
Spring Recess (No School): March 30 - April 3
School will be closed the week of March 30th to April 3rd due to Spring recess. School will resume on Tuesday, April 7, 2015.
César Chávez Day (No School) - Monday, April 6, 2015
School will be closed on Monday, April 6, 2015 in observance of César Chávez Day. School will resume on Tuesday, April 7, 2015.
Spring Forward - Sunday, March 8, 2015
It is that time of the year again. Daylight Saving Time starts on Sunday, March 8, 2015. Spring forward your clock/watches 1 hour beginning at 2:00 AM. In addition, do not forget to change the batteries in your smoke and carbon monoxide detectors.... Continue
Dancing Classrooms Performance
Tuesday, February 24, 2015:
Our 5th grade scholars performed their Dancing Classrooms-Ballroom Dancing routine in front of parents and peers. They did a magnificent job and we are very proud of them. Best of luck tomorrow at the Colors of the Rainbow competition. Go Team Red! Go Silver Hawks!
California Dance Institute (CDI)
Monday, February 9, 2015:
This morning we had our California Dance Institue (CDI) performance in the auditorium. Ms. Aguirre's class, Mr.Ocampo's class, Ms. Gutierrez's class and Ms. Angulo's class participated in today's performance. Thanks to all of the parents and guardians who attended.
CDI is an in-school and after-school non-profit arts education program that teaches life and learning skills through dance and music. CDI’s mission is to motivate children to develop a personal standard of excellence by instilling confidence, discipline and focus through the rigor and joy of dance.
Students of the Month: January 2015
Friday, January 30, 2015:
Congratulations to all of our January 2015 Students of the Month and Most Improved Students. Keep up the excellent work. We are very proud of you.
Winter Holiday Program
Tuesday, December 16, 2014:
Our annual Winter Program took place today inside the auditorium. The place was filled with parents and families and we could not be happier. Thank you for attending the program this morning. We appreciate your support. In addition, thank you to all of our students, parent volunteers, teachers and staff for working extra hard to make this program possible.
Parent Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast
Friday, December 12, 2014:
Thanks to all of our parent volunteers. Your support and dedication is greatly appreciated and is fundamental for the success of our students. Your help and assistance continues to enhance the learning experience within the classrooms and overall here at Selma.
Hour of Code
Thursday, December 11, 2014:
This week, our students participated in the Hour of Code. The Hour of Code is a one-hour introduction to computer science, designed to demystify code and show that anybody can learn the basics. The grassroots campaign goal is for tens of millions of students to try an Hour of Code during December 8-14, 2014, in celebration of Computer Science Education Week.
LAUSD Special Olympics
Thursday, November 6, 2014:
Yesterday, November 5th, our Special Education students participated in the Fall 2014 LAUSD Special Olympic School Games at Balboa Recreation Center in Encino, CA. The LAUSD School Games is a partnership between Special Olympics Southern California and the Los Angeles Unified School District. This year’s event was the culmination of a six week soccer training program that provides opportunities to learn through sports competition, develop all aspects of total fitness needed to compete in any sport, and promotes the development of life-long fitness skills that will help student athletes lead a more productive and independent life. We are very proud of our students for representing Selma at this years LAUSD Special Olympic Games. Way to go Silver Hawks!
Friday, October 31, 2014:
We saw many of our students wearing wonderful costumes at our school's Harvest Festival and costume parade. In addition, we saw a lot of parents, families and friends on campus today. We enjoy seeing every single one of you at our special events. Many thanks to our amazing parent volunteers and staff for helping with the Harvest Festival. We appreciate all your hard work and time to make this a great event. Here are a few pictures of today's festivities.
Shakey's Night Fundraiser A Success
Friday, October 24, 2014:
We want to thank all of the parents, students and friends who showed up to our Shakey's Pizza fundraiser last night. The turnout was impressive! It was a night full of fun and pizza. Thank you for your participation and support. This fundraiser was successful because of YOU. We cannot wait to do it again. All the money raised will benefit our 6th graders and their culminatiing activies.
Back to School Event
Tuesday, September 9, 2014:
Thanks to all of the parents and guardians who attended our Back to School event this morning. Attendees received an opportunity to visit their child's classroom. In addition, teachers presented valuable information regarding the academic program for this school year.
Welcome Back, Silver Hawks!
Tuesday, August 12, 2014:
We want to take this opportunity to welcome all returning students and new students. As we begin this new school year, we strongly encourage all parents and students to make attendance to school a priority. Working together, we will ensure success for all of our students. We look forward to another exciting year of academic excellence. Go Silver Hawks!