Attendance Matters! Absenteeism in the first month of school can predict poor attendance throughout the school year. Half the students who miss 2-4 days in September go on to miss nearly a month of school. Do you need help getting your child to school? We can help, please call us
September our students were just amazing, following the 3 B's: Be Safe, Be Responsible and Be Respectful! We will be having a special assembly on Friday to thank the students for being so awesome!
Thank you to all the AMAZING 5th grade family members who chaperoned High Sierra! We are so thankful for you!
Parents, Do you want to win VIP seats to the Christmas Program for the grade level of your choice? Attend the principal meeting at 4:30 on October 23rd in the cafeteria! STEAM night begins at 5 pm.
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Due to the power outage at Palermo Middle School we will be ending school at 1:15 today. The ASP program will be open. Thank you for your understanding!
Thank you to the families who completed online registration, if you have not please do so ASAP. It very important we have up to date emergency contact information. Fifth graders whose parents have not completed this will not be able to attend High Sierra. Need help? Call us!
Fifth Grade Families: The 5th grade students leave on September 24th for the High Sierra Environmental Camp. Students have had several weeks to return paperwork needed for camp. Any student who does return the paperwork by Monday, September 16th will not be able to attend.
A huge thank you to the parents who attended our ELAC, School Site Council and Parent Teacher Group meetings this past week! We appreciate your input and involvement to make Golden Hills the best we can be!
Grandparent's Day Breakfast is at 8:00 am in the Golden Hills cafeteria on Friday, September 6th.
The 2018/2019 Principal/ Superintendent Awards are at 9:30 on September 5th in the Helen Wilcox cafeteria. Your student received a notice if they are receiving an award.
School Site Council Meeting and Parent Teacher Group meeting on September 11th at 3pm in Room A3. Please join us, all are parents/guardians are welcome!
High Sierra Parent Meeting for fifth grade families on Wednesday, September 4th at 5:15 in Room B2. Come find out about the amazing environmental camp our fifth graders will attend Sept. 24-27. We need parent volunteers to be able to go, so please let us know if you can join us!
Golden Hills will be closed from June 29th till July 31st for the summer. If you need assistance over the summer break, please call our District Office at 533-4842. Thank you and have a wonderful summer!
Fifth Grade Bike Rodeo on June 1tth. Fourth Grade Bike Rodeo on June 13th. Bikes will be provided, students may bring their own bike and must have a waiver signed.
Palermo Pool Field Trips: Fourth Grade on June 11th, Fifth Grade on June 12th. It is going to be hot, be sure to provide sunscreen for your child.
Check the Lost & Found, everything will be donated at the end of the year!
Our water field trip maybe changing locations. We will keep you updated, thank you for your understanding! Be sure to have your child wear sunscreen, the forecast says HOT!
Donuts for Dad's is June 7th at 8 am in the Golden Hills cafeteria.
The last Parent Teacher Group Meeting has been changed to May 29th at 4:00 in the Golden Hills office
Our Parent Teacher Group are selling Summer Grams. Students can purchase them for $1.00 during Olympics.
Parents- Please fill out the parent survey for our school. All students who return them by 5/23/19 will get an otter pop!
Mud Run Assembly was so much fun today! Golden Hills students can sign up for free!
Our last School Site Council Meeting is on May 29th at 3pm in the Golden HIlls office. We will be reviewing our School Plan for the 2019/ 2020 school year!
Be sure to check our lost and found, it is really filling up!
Open House is Wednesday, May 15th from 5- 6 pm. A meeting for 4th grade parents to discuss the 5th grade environmental camp will be at 4:30 in the Golden Hills cafeteria. After School Program Sign ups for 2019-2020 will be in the fourth grade breezeway. Book Fair will be open!
Parent Teacher Group Fundraiser is going on now! Students can bring coins to their class and the teacher with the most money must dress like a Chicken for a day! Parents can bring dollars to Open House!
Ms. Smith's class has met the attendance challenge and won the opportunity to choose a spirit day. They have chosen May 10th as Dress for Success day! Congratulations Ms. Smith's class!
Mom's Day is May 10th at 8 am in the Golden Hills cafeteria. Come join your child for breakfast!
CAASPP testing is May 13-17th. It is very important your child is at school on time, eats a healthy breakfast and gets plenty of rest. Thank you!
The Staff Appreciation Car Wash has been rescheduled for tomorrow. Students will need a permission slip and towels to dry the cars would be greatly appreciated! Thank you!
Why we love MR. Grigoruk! Please take a moment to check out this wonderful story featuring Mr. Scott Grigoruk and PUSD student Kaylyn Peterson. https://krcrtv.com/news/butte-county/like-ringo-palermo-7th-grade-drummer-gets-help-from-her-friends-with-pedicab
I-Ready Challenge ends May 2nd. On May 8th all students who have passed 9 Language Arts and 11 Math lessons in I-Ready from January 18th- May 2nd will be able to attend. Permission slips will be sent home soon!
Today we had a safety Lockdown drill. The staff and students were great in our drill.
Olympic Preview Fitness day on April 11th! Be sure to have your child wear clothes he/she can be active in!
Pajama day is this Friday 4/5. Ms. Zarzynski's class has reached our attendance challenge and get to pick a school -wide pajama day!
On Monday, April 1st the fourth grade will have a Gold Nugget Museum field trip on campus! We have guest teachers coming to teach rotations.
The I-Ready challenge is on! It goes until May 1st. All students who pass 9 Language Arts lessons and 11 Math Lessons in I-Ready will attend the American Ninja Warriors Assembly in May! Students can log on at home.
The behavior challenge for the month of March is over! We lowered our total referrals by 10 from last year! Students who met the challenge will attend a STEAM arcade on Wednesday in the Golden Hills cafeteria.
Just a reminder to our Golden Hills Families- Please supervise the games your children are playing online and mindful of the videos they are watching. Students are monitored online at school through a program called Go Guardian. We want everyone to be safe as possible.
We will be having a district wide Parent Night on March 13th at 5:00 at Palermo School. Dinner and childcare will be provided. We hope to see you there!
Golden Hills Families - Our students just completed the I-Ready diagnostic data for our 2nd trimester report card. Report cards go home Friday, March 8th. We have a Parent Teacher Group meeting on Thursday, March 7th at 3:00, Rm A3.
On Monday we had a guest teacher visit all the fourth grade classrooms. David Tamori taught an art lesson in each classroom about the process of creating visual and written work. Thank you David for visiting our school!
School will be dismissing at the regular time, 2:45. Buses WILL NOT be transporting to the same addresses that were listed for the morning, under news on this site.
Today, Wednesday, February 13th is our School Site Council meeting in Room B6 at 3:00. We will be reviewing our district safety plan.
No School February 15th- February 22nd. Students will return to school on February 25th! Students can login into I-Ready and Reflex at home to work on Math and Language Arts.
School SIte Council scheduled for January 23rd is postponed to February 13th. This will be a district wide School Site Council meeting to review our safety plan. Please join at 3 in room B6.
Yearbooks for sale for $11.oo in the office. The price increases to $13.00 on March 1st!
No School on January 21st in honor of Martin Luther King.
Rainy Day Pick-Up: If you have children that attend Helen WIlcox and Golden Hills on rainy days the Golden HIlls student will be walked over to Helen WIlcox for pick up. This gives the students an overhang to stay out of the rain.
Boys Basketball try-outs are today (January 15th) and tomorrow (January 16th) from 2:45-3:45. If it is raining they will be held in the Helen Wilcox cafeteria. Students can only attend one day and must be picked up at 3:45. Thank you!
Golden Hills After-School Program has available space. If you would like your child to attend please pick up a form in the office.
School resumes on January 7, 2019. Have a great holiday break!
For our students safety the gates on campus will be locked during school hours from 8:35-2:45. Before school and after school there will be multiple gates open for students to enter and exit the campus. All parents need to enter the campus through the gate closest to the office.
Please ask your child to check the lost and found. Everything will be donated over the break.
Picture re-take day is Thursday, December 13th. Please pick up an envelope in the office!
Yearbooks are for sale for $11.00. Cash and checks can be brought to the office to purchase a yearbook. They will be handed out the last week of school! Price increases to $13.00 in March!
School is back in session on Monday, December 3. Our staff is looking forward to seeing all of the students! On Friday, November 30th students and families are welcome to come to Golden Hills from 10:30 am to noon. Students can see their teacher and pick up their report card!
SCHOOL REGISTRATION - All school sites will be holding registration at the District Office, 7390 Bulldog Way, Palermo, during the following hours of the week of 11/26 - 11/30: Tuesday 11/27 1pm-4pm; Wednesday 11/28 8am-4pm; Thursday 11/29 8am-4pm; Friday 11/30 8am-4pm. Any questions call 530-533-4842 M-F 8am-4pm.
All schools in Butte County will be closed through Friday, November 23, 2018 due to the current fire emergency. All Palermo District schools will resume on Monday, November 26th at the normal time. We hope you and your families are safe.
Job Opening: We have a paraprofessional position opening at Golden Hills. The hours are from 10:30-2:00 daily. https://www.edjoin.org/Home/JobPosting/1100009
High Sierra Parents: The students should be at Golden Hills at 2:45. All students must be signed out and pick up a picture packet for Picture Day on October 9th! Enjoy the week off!
High Sierra Parents-At 1:25, Google Maps is stating 2:30 as the estimated time of arrival. There is road construction so we will keep updating the time!
High Sierra parents: The estimated time of arrival is 2:45 but there is road construction. When the teachers let me know they are 30 minutes away I will post the estimated time arrival.
Fifth Grade High Sierra Parents! The students had a great time at camp, they are packing and cleaning to head home. The teachers will let me know when they are 30 minutes away from school, I will do an all call and post on the website their estimated time of arrival! Thank you!
Would you like to order a Golden Hills T-shirt for your student? Click on see all news for the link to purchase a shirt!
Grandparent's Day is on September 7th at 8:00 am. Grandparents can join students for breakfast at 8:00 in the Golden Hills cafeteria!
First day of school is August 15th! School begins at 8:35. Our staff can't wait to begin the 2018-2019 school year! Class lists will be posted on August 8th at 3:00 on the office windows.
After School Program will be on site Thursday, June 7th from 7:40-8:40am. They will be accepting applications for the 2018-2019 school year.
Danishes for Dads is Friday, June 8th at 8:00 am! Join us in the Golden Hills cafeteria!
Fifth Graders Palermo Orientation is on June 5th! They will go to Palermo School to tour the school!
On May 31st we had a great orientation with the Helen Wilcox third graders!
Congratulations to Mrs. Wiemers and Ms. Gadow for receiving the Ross- Harmon Award! They are the best office staff!
Congratulations to Fatima Patino (1st place) and Sammy Fernandes (2nd place) for your amazing job at the Kids Challenge at Butte College!
State testing will take place between May 14th and May 25th. It is very important that students have had a good night's sleep, eat a nutritious breakfast and come to school on time.
For the students who qualified for the American Ninja Warriors field trip the forms and waivers go home today! Parent volunteers will be taken on a first come, first serve basis!
Golden Hills Soccer Try-Outs will be Monday, March 26 from 2:45-4:00 on the Helen Wilcox Field. Please have a ride ready to be picked-up on time!
School-wide field trip today and tomorrow to Pacific Coast Producers!
The School Site Council Meeting on Feb. 7th is cancelled.
Golden Hills T-Shirts are on sale until February 9th!
Boy's basketball try-outs are postponed until tomorrow at 1:45- January 26th!
Boy's basketball try-outs are today, January 25, rain or shine!
Christmas Break will be from December 22nd to January 5th. Classes start back on January 8th. Enjoy Break!!!
Welcome American Ninja Warriors! The challenge begins 12/7/17!
Thank you for the amazing turn out for our Thanksgiving Feast! Have a great week off!