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Principal's Message to Families, 4/10/23


Good Morning Sanford Creek Families, 

Please see below for announcements and updates. It's going to be a great week @ Sanford Creek! 

Tiffany Rich, Principal


Important Dates

Mar 25-Apr 21   Track 4 Tracked Out

April 10-14          Assistant Principal Appreciation Week!

April 11               SSA Testing, Tracks 1-3

April 12-13          Spring Pictures Day for Tracks 1 & 2

April 17               Virtual PTA Board Meeting, 6pm

April 20               3rd grade Spring Music Performance

April 21               Teacher Workday (all tracks)

April 24               Teacher Workday for Trks 1,2,3 only

April 24               Welcome Back Track 4! 

April 29               PTA Spring Carnival (11-3pm)

May 1-5               Teacher Appreciation Week for Tr 1 & 2

May 5                   Field Day - Tracks 1 & 2

May 11                 Field Day - Tracks 3 & 4

May 15-19           Teacher Appreciation Week for Tr 3 & 4


SCE Art in the Community from Mr. Diaz

I am excited to announce that our students have their art out in our community! I am so proud of our kids and am very honored to have Sanford Creek be my very first student art show! Two locations are currently displaying SCE art, The State Employees Credit Union of Rolesville and The Wake Forest Renaissance Centre! Below I have detailed the times and dates families can view students' art!


Wake Forest Renaissance Centre: Sat, Apr 22 April Exhibit

Reception: The Renaissance Centre will honor our student artists during a special showing of their work, free and open to the public, on Saturday, April 22 from 10 a.m.-12 p.m. in the Arts Annex. Students will be receiving a slip from Mr. Diaz if their pieces are in the showcase!

Anyone unable to attend the special showing can contact Debra Horton, Centre Specialist, to schedule an appointment to view the exhibit at or 919-435-9566.

Wake Forest Renaissance Centre: 405 S. Brooks St., Wake Forest, NC 27587


State Employees Credit Union of Rolesville: April 05 - May 30

Student art will be circulating in the SECU of Rolesville from 04/05 - 05/30. Students will be receiving a slip from Mr. Diaz if their pieces are in the showcase!   SECU: 5801 Rogers Road Rolesville, NC 27571


PTA Spring Carnival - Volunteers Needed!

The PTA is gearing up to hold a Spring Carnival on April 29 from 11-3pm (rain or shine event).  In order for this event to be successful, they are in need of (many) more volunteers - especially at games.  Please consider supporting the PTA by using the link below to sign up to volunteer.  Thank you!


New! SCE Gardening Club

We are so excited to announce that we are prepping to start our Gardening Club. With the help of the PTA, we have started purchasing a few items that we will need. However, we are still in need of supplies to create our Blue Jay Garden. If you are able, please sign up to bring in one of the supplies listed below. All supplies can be dropped off in Ms. Mahoney's office from now until 4/21/23.  Thank you! -Ms. Mahoney and Ms. Taylor

Click here for the Sign-Up Genius


It's that Time of Year - Field Day is Here!

Parent volunteers are needed to make the day a success, full of fun and memories for all the students! You don’t have to do anything especially athletic, just help the kids stay focused on the event station, stay safe and have fun!

Sign Up links for each field day are below.  Prior to signing up, please make sure you are on the approved WCPSS volunteer list.  If you are uncertain whether you have been approved or not, please contact our volunteer coordinator, Ms. Alicia Matthews at or (919) 570-2100 x 20252.  If you would like to volunteer and still need to complete the WCPSS volunteer form, please see the directions above and complete it as soon as possible (approval can take up to two weeks).  Please note Field Day is a volunteer-only event this year.   


Volunteer Sign Up 

Tracks 1 & 2 (May 5th)-

Tracks 3 & 4 (May 11th)-


Thank you in advance for all your help!

Ms. Sandy


Wake Pre-Kindergarten Application 

The Wake Pre-Kindergarten application is open for the 2023-24 school year. Paper applications are available in our front office, or you may apply online here.  These programs are for children who will be 4 years old by Aug. 31, 2023.  Please submit your application by Friday, June 16 if you are interested.


PTA News

Blue Jay Notes Newsletter: Click  here to read the PTA newsletter for April 2023.  

 PTA Virtual Board Meeting   April 17 @ 6pm



Family Support

We are here to serve you and your family.  Please check out our website and give us a call, stop by the school, email or send in a note if you are in need of food, clothing support, or community resources at any time throughout the school year. 


Kelly Taylor ( (919-570-2100 x 20235)

Cristina Mahoney ( (919-570-2100 x 22079)