Parent Survey Time--Spanish Survey Link!
Please go on-line and complete a survey for EACH child that attends Sunny Sands.
Parent Survey Time!
Please go on-line and fill out a Parent Survey for each child that attends Sunny Sands! These surveys are very important and must be complete each school year. The English Parent Survey is listed below:
Walk-a-thon Sponsors Needed
Sunny Sands is looking for local businesses or individuals that would like to sponsor the 2015 Sunny Sands Walk-a-thon. This is our biggest fundraising event of the year. If you are interested or know of anyone please call the school office at 760-770-8635 or email
Health Glo Run/Walk & Health Fair
On Saturday, May 2, 2015, the District will be hosting a 1k and 5k Run/Walk in Downtown Cathedral City. Proceeds will benefit Palm Springs Unified School District Classrooms. For more information please go to
Extra Fundraising Items Available
The following items are available for purchase in the office:
2 – Jets Travel mugs -- $18.00
2 -- Chargers Pink Spirit Cups $18.00
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Shining Stars

Sunny Sands Student Recognized
Jheyson Gonzalez, a 5th grade student in Mr. Avila's class was recently recognized by the Palm Springs Leadership Association. Jheyson was honored for his academic success while struggling to overcome obstacles in his life. The annual Every Student Succeeding Awards ceremony was held at Rancho Mirage High School on Monday, January 26th. Congratulations Jheyson!
Spelling Bee Winners for 2014-2015 School year
On Friday, December 5, 2014 Sunny Sands crowned new Spelling Bee winners. Congratulations to 1st place winner Ryan Gundran and 2nd place winner Arianna Seron! Both students will go on to represent Sunny Sands at the District Spelling Bee on January 16, 2015. Good Luck!
Kindergarten Class Receives Digicom Recognition!
Mrs. Zelaya's Kindergarten class received recognition and a $100.00 check for their class film at the Digicom Student Film Festival on May 6th. The money received will goes more film making equipment. Congratulations!
Poetry Contest Winners!
A poetry contest was held in the library during the month of April. First place winners were chosen from each participating class. Ten Grand Prize Winners will receive a $100 Savings Bond each. (Click on link to view the winners)
District Teacher of the Year!!
Congratulations Ms. Hughes!! Superintendent, Dr. Anderson announced on March 31st that Ms. Hughes had been chosen as Palm Springs Unified District Teacher of the Year!! She will go on to represent Sunny Sands and Palm Springs Unified a Riverside County Teacher of the Year candidate. Good Luck!!!
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Parent Teacher Conference Week (2/23/14-2/27/14)
Date: 2/27/2015
Location: Classrooms
Sunny Sands Walk-a-thon
Date: 2/27/2015
Track off Day--Dismissal at 1:00 pm
Date: 2/27/2015
Awards Assembly Grades 1-2,
Date: 2/27/2015, 9:10 AM
Location: MPR
Awards Assembly Grades 4-5, Lehmann, Grubbe, Evans
Date: 2/27/2015, 10 AM
Location: MPR
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