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Principal: Todd Howard (

Secretary: Pam Hinsz (

Office Hours:

 Mon - Fri: 8:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Phone: 208-556-1556

Fax: 208-556-1557


The staff and students at Silver Hills Elementary School will work together to help everyone reach their full potential. We will treat each other with kindness and respect. We will encourage behaviors that help us grow and mature. We will stay focused on our guidelines for success. We will emphasize our school motto throughout the year.

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WATER UPDATE-Friday April 21st

 Water has been restored to Silver Hills Elementary so school will resume today.  Water will be provided for students and staff.  Students are asked to bring a water bottle to drink out of.  Thank you.

Dinner & Science Night

PTO will sponsor Dinner and Science Night on Tuesday April 25th from 5:30-7:00.  There will science activities for the kids.  

Upcoming Field Trips

04-25-17        4th Grade Cataldo Mission 

05-02 & 05-03      5th Grade to Shoshone Base Camp

05-18-17        6th Grade to Silverwood Science Day

05-19-17        6th Grade to WHS for transition day with 7th graders

PTO Minutes

The October 4th PTO minutes and tentative calendar of events are available by clicking on the following link.  PTO minutes


If your physical address is outside the Wallace School District boundary and considering having your children attend SHES OR WJSH you need to complete an open enrollment form. Those forms go to the school board for approval at the monthly board meeting. Children can't start school until getting board approval.  Forms can be picked up at the WSD office in Silverton or call the office at Silver Hills Elementary 208-556-1556.

2016-17 PTO Officers

Officers for the 2016-17 school year are:


President:  Lesley Rencher

Vice President: (open)

Secretary:  Bethany Sandberg

Treasurer:  Jill Corwin



The staff at Silver Hills Elementary believes that:

  • students learn best when there is a strong partnership between the school and home
  • all students can learn and they do so in many different ways/styles
  • students learn best through direct experience
  • students need multiple opportunities to learn and retain material
  • subjects should be integrated to ensure optimal learning
  • teachers must use various teaching methods to reach all students
  • students learn better in a safe, nurturing environment
  • there are variable time frames for learning
  • students learn best when their basic needs are met

District Calendars

2016-17 Classroom Supply Lists

Parent Links

Student Links

Family Access

Family Access enables parents to view student grades. Click on the logo to go to our online gradebook.

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