RIDGECREST ROAR Feb. 14, 2021
Hello Ridgecrest families,
Happy Valentine’s Day! We had a great week and ended it with Valentine’s day. Elementary students are so sweet on Valentine’s Day and it was a great way to end the week. Thank you for helping to make it a great day! Tomorrow is President’s Day. We will have no school, see you on Tuesday. The window to change Learning Options closes tonight. If you want to change. Please login to Skyward and change your option before midnight.
Parent Teacher Conferences: If you have not scheduled, please contact your child’s teacher.
Career Day: We are excited to have a Virtual Career Day at Ridgecrest Elementary. Please see the Ridgecrest Virtual Flyer with active link.pdf with an active link for parents, grandparents, etc. to sign-up as a presenter: https://forms.gle/aKAgJX6J49SeUXueA
This is what Career Day will look like:
- Date: Tuesday, March 9, 2021
- Time: 9:00AM-9:40AM
- A CSD Employee will create the ZOOM links and host the meetings with breakout rooms
- Teachers will be sent a link to the ZOOM Meeting through a calendar invite. They will need to login to the Meeting and project it to the class.
- Each grade will be in their own ZOOM session and listen to two (2) career speakers using breakout rooms
- Presenters only have the option to speak to one grade
- Presentations will be recorded and can be shared with additional grades if desired
School Counseling: Allie Teller (School Counselor) and Diana Aguilera Sanchez (School Social Worker) will be available for Parent Teacher Conferences; if you have a student who works with them and you would like to discuss their progress, please contact them to schedule an appointment: firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com or 801-826-9256
Allie and Diana will also be starting new social-emotional counseling groups in March – if you are interested in having your student receive support with school related social-emotional topics (emotional regulation, coping with worries, friendship support, social skills) please fill out this form. If your student already works with them, there is no need to fill out the form. This is available for all students coming back in person for 3rd trimester as well.
Congratulations to the following students who received an Award of Excellence at the Council Level, and their art is moving on to the Region Level of judging!
Jet Scott, Music Composition
Josie Toone, Music Composition
Sophia Marron, Dance Choreography
Caiden Cobb, 2D Visual Art
Annie Christensen, Literature
If you are interested in being on the Ridgecrest PTA board next school year please contact Christybblake@gmail.com or text 801-809-5925.
Upcoming virtual PTA meeting is March 9th at 12:00. Everyone is welcome.
To Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 813 2834 9231
We are excited to announce our video talent show this year! If your student would like to participate, please submit a video, one minute or less, taken horizontally, by March 13th. Watch for more details to come!
Feb. 15 President’s Day – No School
Feb. 24 & 25 Parent Teacher Conferences
Feb. 25 Early out day
Feb. 26 No At Home Learning – Teacher Comp Day
March 13 Videos for Talent Show are Due to the PTA
Have a great week!
Julie Winfree, Principal