Ridgecrest Roar

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RIDGECREST ROAR       June 4, 2018

Hello Parents,

Wow, we are down to the last Ridgecrest Roar! What an amazing year we have had at Ridgecrest. I want to take the opportunity to thank our PTA president, Marci Cardon, and the PTA board for the many amazing activities they have provided for our students and teachers this year.   The PTA helped to plan and organize Ridgecrest's 50th Anniversary Celebration, the Fun Run, two Book Fairs, Veteran’s Day Assembly, Spelling Bee, Talent Show, Chinese New Year Celebration, teacher dinners during parent teacher conferences, Teacher Appreciation Week, the School Carnival, Field Day, Ridgecrest Runners, Chess Champs, and many, many more activities. We could not have such a successful year without our amazing PTA volunteers!

The last day of school is this Thursday. It is a very early release! We are out at 12:40 and we do not serve lunch or breakfast!

Please note I have attached the calendar for next year. I have also listed a few Ridgecrest activities in the Upcoming Events section below.


PTA News

Field day is this Monday, June 4th. 3rd-5th grade will be outside from 9-11:30am, 1st grade will be outside from 12:45-1:45, and 2nd grade from 1:45-2:45. It looks like it will be a very hot day. Please have your students bring a water bottle with their name on it and wear sunscreen. Also, wear clothes and shoes for outside activities, but no bathing suits. Hats are optional. 

We are short 2nd grade parents, please sign up!

1st-5th Grade- Monday, June 4

3rd-5th Grade- 9:00-11:45am- Sign up to Volunteer

2nd grade- 12:45-1:45pm- Sign up to Volunteer

1st grade- 1:45-2:45pm- Sign up to Volunteer

To join PTA, stay informed of upcoming events, and learn more about the Ridgecrest PTA, please visit our website at http://www.ridgecrestelementarypta.org

You may also follow us on Instagram -  @Ridgecrest_PTA and on Facebook - Ridgecrest Elementary. 

Upcoming Events (through the end of the year)

June 4-6     Kindergarten KEEP Assessment Appointments

June 4         Field Day 1st – 5th Grades

June 4         Safety Patrol Celebration 2:30-3:00 Antczak Park

June 7         Last Day of School – Early Release – 12:40 NO BREAKFAST OR LUNCH SERVED

August 20   Back to School Night 5:30-7:30

August 22   First day of school 1st – 5th 8:40 AM

August 27   First day of Kindergarten

Sept. 3        Labor Day – No School

Sept. 14      Fun Run

Sept. 21      No School – Teacher Work Day

Sept 24       Book Fair All Week

Sept 26 & 27 Parent Teacher Conferences

Sept 28       No School – Comp day for teachers

Have a wonderful summer!


Julie Winfree, Principal

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