Jan. 29, 2017

Sunday, Jan. 29, 2017

Closed Campus This Week
Due to Iowa Testing, our campus will be closed to volunteers and parents from tomorrow, Monday, Jan. 30, through Thursday, Feb. 2. 

Reminder: This Friday, Feb. 3, is a Waiver Day – No Students
Don’t forget that this Friday, Feb. 3, is a FWISD Waiver Day. There will not be school for students this day.

Attn 5th Grade Parents: Monnig Middle School Field Trip for Informational Meeting is This Wednesday, Feb. 1
There will be an informational meeting held at Monnig Middle School at 10 a.m. this Wednesday, Feb. 1, in the auditorium for 5th grade students and parents.
For more information, please refer to the flyer and permission slip sent home in folders last week.

National School Counselor Week is Next Week, Feb. 6-10!
Next week is National School Counselor Week from Monday, Feb. 6, through Friday, Feb. 10. Students are invited to participate in the following daily activities:

  • Monday, Feb. 6 – My School Counselor Is On My Team!
Students may wear a sports team shirt/jersey to school.
  • Tuesday, Feb. 7 – My School Counselor Knows I Have a Bright Future!
Students may wear neon-colored shirts to school.
  • Wednesday, Feb. 8 – My School Counselor Knows I’m College Bound!
Students may wear a college shirt or college colors to school.
  • Thursday, Feb. 9 – My School Counselor Loves School Spirit!
Students may wear school spirit shirts to school.
  • Friday, Feb. 10 – My School Counselor is Crazy About Me!
Student may wear crazy hats to school.
Our School Counselor Mrs. Matrail Rogers thanks you for supporting the Guidance and Counseling Program at RHE!

Reminder: Pre-K Information Night Scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 23
Remember, we will be hosting a Pre-K information night at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 23.
  • 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.
Fine Arts Day Is Coming Soon on Friday, March 3!
Fine Arts Day is coming up soon on Friday, March 3. It is an extraordinary day where students experience art in many forms with 35 local artists, musicians and performers at Ridglea Hills!
This magical event would not be possible without enormous volunteer help from RHE parents! You can experience this amazing day by signing up to volunteer. It’s an event you won't want to miss!
To Volunteer
  • Go to the My School Anywhere Online Directory App under “SignUps.” Or click here.
  • Please remember ALL volunteers must complete a background check, which is available on the FWISD website at:  https://volunteer.fwisd.org/
  • Grandparents who have completed a FWISD background check are also  welcome to volunteer for Fine Arts Day! Please email Naomi Gelineau at naomi0617@gmail.com.
Order Fine Arts Day T-Shirts By This Thursday, Feb. 2
T-shirts are $10 each and available by pre-order only. Purchase them either:
  • Or by completing the T-shirt order form available in the office.
  • The deadline to order is this Thursday, Feb. 2.
Signing Up for the Online Directory is Easy!
  • Go to join.myschoolanywhere.com and enter code: Ridglea Hills.
  • You will be prompted to enter your email to create an account.
  • Once you are verified, you will receive a conformation email, and then be able to sign-up to volunteer.
  • Contact Naomi Gelineau at naomi0617@gmail.com with any questions.

Sign Up to Receive RHPTA Text Updates
To sign up to receive RHPTA updates via text, text: @ridgleah to 810-10.