Principal's Message



    Orientation for all New Students and Families will be on Thursday, September 2nd.  

    Student last name A-L

    1:00 p.m. information session - School cafeteria

    1:30 p.m. Sneak-a-peek

    Student last name M-Z

    2:00 p.m. information session - School cafeteria

    2:30 p.m. Sneak-a-peek

    Everyone must wear a mask. The following information will be shared during the orientation presentation:

    • Introduction of administration and school staff
    • Daily expectations and school routines
    • Tour of the school building
    • Question and Answer session

    Immediately after, Sneak-a-Sneak will be held from 2:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Come to school, meet your teacher, and set up your desk!  Everyone must wear a mask.  

    Attached is the 2021-2022 School Calendar. The first day of school will be Wednesday, September 8th, for 1st through 5th Grade.  

    Kindergarten and Pre-Kindergarten:

    Conference Days: Wednesday, September 8th, and Thursday, September 9th.  

    Staggered Days: Friday, September 10th thru Tuesday, September 14th. 

    First Day of School for all students - Wednesday, September 15th. 

    Please note, teachers will contact families after August 27th to schedule a conference time. 

    Power School Parent Portal:

     The portal is now open for all students in grades 1-5. For information, see   For questions and setting up your account, contact Laura Caulkins, or 410-222-6478.


    Anne Arundel County Recs and Parks Childcare:

    • Information about the registration process contact OR Via telephone at M-F 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at 410-222-7856, ext. 0.
    • SACC has multiple part-time job opportunities available! Please get in touch with them for information. 


    Finally, we would like to welcome Mr. Jesse Mitchell to Sunset Elementary. On July 8th, he was assigned to our school from Quarterfield Elementary. Mr. Mitchell has replaced Mrs. Espinosa, who is now the Assistant Principal at Jacobsville Elementary. 


    Continue to enjoy the final weeks of summer! We look forward to seeing our students back at school, ready for an exciting year of learning.