Feb. 19, 2017

Campus Closed All Week Due to Testing
Campus will be closed all this week, Feb. 20 – 24, due to testing.

  • No visitors will be allowed in the building for lunch or volunteering.
  • Parents will not be allowed to stay with their children on Picture Day, Wednesday, Feb. 22.
Don’t Forget Family Museum Night is from 6 P.M. to 8 P.M. This Tuesday, Feb. 21
Family Museum Night for RHE is from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. this Tuesday, Feb. 21. Admission is free. Students must be accompanied by an adult and are encouraged to wear their Walkathon T-shirts. All activities end promptly at 8 p.m.
  • Bus transportation will be provided for families who need it and turned in the form by last Thursday, Feb. 16. Buses will begin loading at 5:15 p.m. at the front entrance of RHE and will depart from the school promptly at 5:30 p.m. Buses will return to RHE at approximately 8:30 p.m.
  • Children under 5 years old are not permitted to ride the bus. Also, strollers are not permitted on the bus.
Reminder: Picture Day is This Wednesday, Feb. 22
  • Class group pictures, individual pictures and “club” (Chess Club, Student Council, Recycling Team, Spelling Bee, etc.) pictures will be taken.  
  • Students may be out of dress code, but clothing must be school appropriate.
Reminder: Pre-K Information Night Scheduled for This Thursday, Feb. 23
Remember, we will be hosting a Pre-K information night at 6 p.m. this Thursday, Feb. 23, in the auditorium.
  • There will be information detailing registration process, eligibility and priority of students.
  • District representatives specifically for Pre-K will be presenting and will be available for questions.
  • Click here for more information about Pre-K Registration available on our RHPTA website.
Future Monnig Parents: You’re Invited to First Annual Monnig Parent Party at R4 This Saturday, Feb. 25
Future Monnig Parents are invited to the First Annual Monnig Parent Party from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. this Saturday, Feb. 25, at R4 (5804 Edwards Ranch Road, Fort Worth, TX 76109).
  • The cost is $20 per person and includes dinner catered by Pulido’s, DJ, dancing, basketball shooting competition and a WAC (Write a Check) Campaign to support Monnig school needs. WAC contributors will be entered to win a fabulous prize!
  • RSVP: Purchase your tickets online here by Wednesday, Feb. 22.
Fine Arts Day is Coming Soon on Friday, March 3!
Fine Arts Day is just two weeks away! 
  • Thank you to everyone who has signed up to volunteer! 
  • We still need volunteers for set-up Thursday evening, March 2, and for classroom lunch from 10:30 a.m. to noon on Friday, March 3, for these classes: Bass, Cribbs, Moreno, Powell, Streiff and Wayland. 
  • To volunteer for set-up or for classroom lunch go to:  https://www.myschoolanywhere.com/volunteer-new.a5w?vol=RidgleaHillsElementary78676
  • All students will need a sack lunch on Friday, March 3. The entire school will eat lunch in their classrooms.
  • We encourage everyone to come look around “Neverland” - out front and inside the school - on Fine Arts Day before the 8 a.m. bell rings. At 8 a.m., students need to be in their classrooms.
  • For the safety of the students, only pre-registered volunteers may be in the building after 8 a.m. Parents, visitors and younger/older siblings are not allowed to shadow their student or stop in to see them during the day.

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To sign up to receive RHPTA updates via text, text: @ridgleah to 810-10.