Fundraising committee summer meeting

Fun

Join us for our summer Fundraising Committee meeting on Monday July 22nd, 5:30-7pm at Monica’s home or by Zoom.

Goals are to get to know members of the committee, review fundraising events and dates for this coming school year, to discuss possible additional events, and lead volunteers for events. 

Anyone interested in joining the board or any of our committees, or who just wants to meet some people and learn a bit more about Steller Parent Group is welcome to attend.

Looking forward to it and hope you are enjoying the lovely summer weather. 

If you are interested in attending please email fundraisingspg2@gmail.com for the address or zoom link.

Feel free to include anyone else that is interested in joining the fundraising committee.

Sincerely,

Monica

Fundraising Chair

Fundraising committee summer meeting

Fun

Join us for our summer Fundraising Committee meeting on Monday July 22nd, 5:30-7pm at Monica’s home or by Zoom.

Goals are to get to know members of the committee, review fundraising events and dates for this coming school year, to discuss possible additional events, and lead volunteers for events. 

Anyone interested in joining the board or any of our committees, or who just wants to meet some people and learn a bit more about Steller Parent Group is welcome to attend.

Looking forward to it and hope you are enjoying the lovely summer weather. 

If you are interested in attending please email fundraisingspg2@gmail.com for the address or zoom link.

Feel free to include anyone else that is interested in joining the fundraising committee.

Sincerely,

Monica

Fundraising Chair

Save the Date for Back to School BBQ!

The annual Back to School BBQ is a great Steller tradition! 

Steller Parent Group and Steller Staff are happy to invite all Steller Students, Families and Staff to the Great Steller BBQ of 2024 on Tuesday, August 13 6:00 to 8:00pm 

This is a great opportunity for everyone to come together as a community, meet new friends, and catch up with old friends.  SPG will provide burgers & hot dogs (with veggie and gluten free options) and drinks.

Families with last name A-K are invited to bring a side dish to share, and families with L to Z are invited to bring a dessert. Allergy friendly foods are especially welcome and clearly identified.  (Please label any dishes you want returned and remember to pick up at the end of the night.)

We look forward to seeing you!

Please REGISTER here  and VOLUNTEER HERE

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Steller Parent Group wants to make sure that we are reaching as many members of our community with up to date and relevant information as possible. We have four ways we communicate with you:

  1. Website/Steller Flash updates will appear on the SPG website. Students, staff, and parents/guardians can SUBSCRIBE to receive updates directly in your inbox. All requests for volunteers will be posted on the website/sent out through Flash, so it is important for families to subscribe!
  2. Steller Secondary Parent Group is a closed Facebook Group created to promote communication between current parents/guardians, teachers, and staff for organizing school activities, announcements, questions, and keeping up with everything that is going on. Feel free to jump in with questions or posts.  Join the Steller Secondary Parent Group Facebook Group
  3. Steller Secondary Page is an open Facebook page visible to the public. If you are a Steller Alumni and want to stay informed about special activities, fundraisers, and student highlights. Follow the Facebook Page

Save the Date:

Tuesday, August 19th Tickets go on sale for “A Steller Night Out” 50th Anniversary Celebration at The Bridge Co. (See here for more information)

Wednesday, August 28 Back to School Hosted by Steller

Tuesday, September 10 (6:00 to 7:30) – Steller Parent Group Meeting – Committee Sign Up, Budget Presentation

50th Anniversary Celebrations Weekend of September 13 and 14th 

Save the Date for Steller 50th Anniversary Celebrations

 

Dear Steller Alumni, Students, Staff, Parents & Guardians, and members of the wider community, 

Steller Parent Group, Steller Students and Staff are excited to celebrate Steller’s 50th Anniversary throughout 2024 and 2025.

We hope the entire Steller community will join in the festivities and invite you to join in our three main events:

Friday, September 13

Celebrate Steller   

  • 2:00 to 5:00pm at Steller School  FREE!
  • Current students, staff, parents/guardians and alumni are welcome to join!

A Steller Evening Out

  • 6:30 to 10:00pm at The Bridge Co
  • Tickets on sale August 19, 2024 Register Via Website ******
  • First come first serve and tickets are limited
  • Current Staff, Parents/Guardians, & Alumni (21+) are welcome!

Saturday, September 14

Steller Alumni “Time Warp” Dance

  • 6:30 to 10:00pm at Steller School
  • Tickets on Sale Now! Register via Website
  • Alumni (Former students, parents & staff 18+) are welcome!

Check out the website for all the details of each of these events and to register.

Don’t forget to

  • Share what Steller has meant to you in a “Letter to Steller”
  • Sign up for Career Connections and share advice with Steller Students 
  • Mark your calendar for August 19 to purchase tickets for A Steller Evening Out – Tickets are limited and are first come first serve.

Questions? Contact Ky at 50yearsSPG2@gmail.com 

Get your Tickets for A Steller Night Out August 19th

 

Dear Steller Alumni, Students, Staff, Parents & Guardians, and members of the wider community, 

Steller Parent Group, Steller Students and Staff are excited to celebrate Steller’s 50th Anniversary throughout 2024 and 2025.

A Steller Evening Out

Tickets on sale August 19, 2024 Register Via Website 

First come first serve and tickets are limited

  • Friday, September 13
  • 6:30 to 10:00pm at The Bridge Co
  • Current Staff, Parents/Guardians, & Alumni (21+) are welcome!

Check out the website for all the details of each of these events and to register.

 

Questions? Contact Ky at 50yearsSPG2@gmail.com 

Fundraising committee summer meeting

Fun

Join us for our summer Fundraising Committee meeting on Monday July 22nd, 5:30-7pm at Monica’s home or by Zoom.

Goals are to get to know members of the committee, review fundraising events and dates for this coming school year, to discuss possible additional events, and lead volunteers for events. 

Anyone interested in joining the board or any of our committees, or who just wants to meet some people and learn a bit more about Steller Parent Group is welcome to attend.

Looking forward to it and hope you are enjoying the lovely summer weather. 

If you are interested in attending please email fundraisingspg2@gmail.com for the address or zoom link.

Feel free to include anyone else that is interested in joining the fundraising committee.

Sincerely,

Monica

Fundraising Chair

Save the Date for Steller 50th Anniversary Celebrations

 

Dear Steller Alumni, Students, Staff, Parents & Guardians, and members of the wider community, 

Steller Parent Group, Steller Students and Staff are excited to celebrate Steller’s 50th Anniversary throughout 2024 and 2025.

We hope the entire Steller community will join in the festivities and invite you to join in our three main events:

Friday, September 13

Celebrate Steller   

  • 2:00 to 5:00pm at Steller School  FREE!
  • Current students, staff, parents/guardians and alumni are welcome to join!

A Steller Evening Out

  • 6:30 to 10:00pm at The Bridge Co
  • Tickets on sale August 19, 2024 Register Via Website 
  • First come first serve and tickets are limited
  • Current Staff, Parents/Guardians, & Alumni (21+) are welcome!

Saturday, September 14

Steller Alumni “Time Warp” Dance

  • 6:30 to 10:00pm at Steller School
  • Tickets on Sale Now! Register via Website
  • Alumni (Former students, parents & staff 18+) are welcome!

Check out the website for all the details of each of these events and to register.

Don’t forget to

  • Share what Steller has meant to you in a “Letter to Steller”
  • Sign up for Career Connections and share advice with Steller Students 
  • Mark your calendar for August 19 to purchase tickets for A Steller Evening Out – Tickets are limited and are first come first serve.

Questions? Contact Ky at 50yearsSPG2@gmail.com 

Band – Year in Review

–A message from Mr. Toba–

Another school year came to end. Despite some obstacles, especially for the Aurora Music Festival trip, we were very productive.  Our achievements are astonishing:
 
ASD Middle School Solo/Ensemble Festival 
Solos
Jensen Booher, 7th, baritone – superior
Liam Kraft, 8th, trumpet – superior
Noah Lapierre, 7th, alto sax – superior
Zoe McDonagh, 7th, horn – superior
Towa Yazaki, 7th, trombone – superior
Ensemble
Jensen Booher, baritone; Charleia Buckly, 7th, oboe; Nathan Daniels, 8th, percussion; Alexe Gillespie, 7th, alto sax; Liam Kraft, trumpet; Aiden Lalki, 7th, clarinet; Noah Lapierre, alto sax; Zoe McDonagh, horn; Elijah McDonald, 7th, trumpet; Towa Yazaki, trombone – superior
****Special thanks to a Steller graduate, Griffin Lindsay, for training and preparing for our 7th and 8th grade band students.
​****All of our entries received superior!
 
ASAA Online Solo Adjudications 
Paige Antrobus, 12th, trumpet – excellent
Charlie Banning, 9th, trumpet – superior
Ishmael Belay, 8th, alto sax – superior
Amelia Brooks, 11th, tuba – superior
Shepherd Brown, 10th, tenor sax – excellent
Riley Cottrell, 9th, clarinet – excellent
Zane Hopewell, 11th, baritone – superior
Riley Strodtbeck, 11th, clarinet – excellent 
 
Aurora Music Festival
Band Competition  
3rd place 
Solo
Marley McDonagah, 10th, flute – superior
Honor Band
Jamey Algiene, 10th, alto sax – 3rd chair
Paige Antrobus, 12th, trumpet
Charlie Banning, 9th, trumpet – 3rd chair
Ishmael Belay, 9th, alto sax 
Duncan Brabec, 10th, baritone sax – alternate
Amelia Brooks, 11th, tuba – 2nd chair
Shepherd Brown, 10th, tenor sax – 2nd chair
Zane Hopewell, 11th, baritone – 1st chair
Liam Kraft, 8th, trumpet
Jojo Leonard, 9th, horn – 1st chair
Marley McDonagh, 10th, flute – 1st chair
Rem Porter, 10th, percussion – 3rd chair
Milo Scott, 12th, trombone – 1st chair
Riley Strodtbeck, 11th, clarinet – alternate
 
ASAA State Solo
Amelia Brooks, tuba
Zane Hopewell, baritone
Marley McDonagh, flute
 
Graduating Seniors
Paige Antrobus, trumpet
Kaila Gibson, flute
Milo Scott, trombone
 
“Considering the size of band, we accomplished a lot,” said, Mr. Toba, band director.  “I am especially proud of the students who went above and beyond the calls. Our 7th and 8th did exceptionally well for the Middle School Solo/Ensemble.”  “Aurora Music Festival was fun and we did very well, too.”  Band wishes the best of luck for graduating seniors, Paige Antrobus, Kaila Gibson, and Milo Scott.  Mr. Toba expects even bigger things will happen next year.

Save the Date for Steller 50th Anniversary Celebrations

 

Dear Steller Alumni, Students, Staff, Parents & Guardians, and members of the wider community, 

Steller Parent Group, Steller Students and Staff are excited to celebrate Steller’s 50th Anniversary throughout 2024 and 2025.

We hope the entire Steller community will join in the festivities and invite you to join in our three main events:

Friday, September 13

Celebrate Steller   

  • 2:00 to 5:00pm at Steller School  FREE!
  • Current students, staff, parents/guardians and alumni are welcome to join!

A Steller Evening Out

  • 6:30 to 10:00pm at The Bridge Co
  • Tickets on sale August 19, 2024 Register Via Website 
  • First come first serve and tickets are limited
  • Current Staff, Parents/Guardians, & Alumni (21+) are welcome!

Saturday, September 14

Steller Alumni “Time Warp” Dance

  • 6:30 to 10:00pm at Steller School
  • Tickets on Sale Now! Register via Website
  • Alumni (Former students, parents & staff 18+) are welcome!

Check out the website for all the details of each of these events and to register.

Don’t forget to

  • Share what Steller has meant to you in a “Letter to Steller”
  • Sign up for Career Connections and share advice with Steller Students 
  • Mark your calendar for August 19 to purchase tickets for A Steller Evening Out – Tickets are limited and are first come first serve.

Questions? Contact Ky at 50yearsSPG2@gmail.com