May 20, 2018

RH UIL Team Rocked Saturday’s UIL Competition!

Our RH UIL Team rocked Saturday’s UIL Competition! Congrats to all of our contestants, and big thanks to all of our teachers who served as coaches and spent their Saturday with our team!
All RH UIL participants are encouraged to wear their RH UIL T-shirts with FWISD-approved bottoms tomorrow, Monday, May 21.

AR End-of-Year Event Information; Volunteers Needed This Week
  • We will call the last round of AR ribbons and Million Word Club this Tuesday, May 22. 
  • AR Store will be open Tuesday, May 22, through Thursday, May 24. We need assistance at the following times:
  • Tuesday, May 22: 9 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, May 23: Noon to 3 p.m.
  • Thursday, May 24: 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. 
  • The Million Word Club Pizza Party will be at 2:15 p.m. on Thursday, May 24. We need assistance between 2:15 p.m. and 3 p.m.
  • The Level 4 AR Ice Cream Party will be at 2:30 p.m. on Friday, May 25. We need assistance between 2:30 p.m. and 3 p.m.
  • If you are available to assist with any of these AR events, please contact Jenn Nevitt at 817-739-5399 or
Pre-K End-of-Year Program at 2:20 P.M. This Tuesday, May 22
Please join us for the Pre-K end-of-year program at 2:20 p.m. this Tuesday, May 22, in the auditorium. 
If you are attending, please note that you cannot park on the school side of Cumberland Road during this time. Instead, you will need to park on a side street or in the back parking lot. 

Reminder: Teacher for a Day This Tuesday, May 22
As a reminder, Teacher for a Day will be this Tuesday, May 22, for the students who won that opportunity at the Spring Auction. 
If you have questions, please ask your teacher for additional information.

Battle of the Books District Competition This Wednesday, May 23, at TCU
Our Battle of the Books Teams are competing at the District Competition at TCU this Wednesday, May 23. Good luck to our teams, and thanks to our coaches!

PTA Board Closing Luncheon at Noon This Thursday, May 24, at Olivella’s
The PTA Board Closing Luncheon is this Thursday, May 24, at Olivella’s Neo Pizza Napoletana at 6333 Camp Bowie Boulevard. 
  • The cost is $15 per person, which includes salad, pizza and a non-alcoholic drink. Please bring cash or check made out to RHPTA.
  • Please RSVP to the Evite (sent out on May 2) by tomorrow, Monday, May 21. 
  • If you have questions, please contact Brooke Mooty at
Retirement Party for Mrs. Wengert This Friday, May 25
The retirement party for Mrs. Wengert will be from 4 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. this Friday, May 25. 
All are welcome to attend. Please invite any former students who would like to honor her for her many years of dedicated service. 

No School Next Monday, May 28, in Observance of Memorial Day
  • There’s no school next Monday, May 28, in observance of Memorial Day. 
  • School will resume on Tuesday, May 29. 
  • Please note that the last day of school is Friday, June 1.
End-of-Year Awards Schedule
Please see below for this year’s end-of-year awards schedule by grade. 
Tuesday, May 29
  • 1st Grade Awards (9 a.m.)
  • PPCD and Pre-K Awards (12:30 p.m.)
Wednesday, May 30
  • Kindergarten Awards (8:15 a.m.)
  • 2nd Grade Awards (10:30 a.m.)
Thursday, May 31
  • 3rd Grade Awards (8:30 a.m.)
  • 4th Grade Awards (10 a.m.)
  • LINC Awards (11:30 a.m.)
Friday, June 1
  • 5th Grade Promotion (8:30 a.m.)
  • Last Day of School
Please note the following:
  • If you are coming to Awards Day or Promotion and not going to the classroom, you will sign in and then you may go directly into the Auditorium.
  • If you plan on going to your student’s classroom, having lunch with your student, or getting an early dismissal, you must follow these procedures:
  1. Stop at the table in the lobby—worker will check your ID against the student’s emergency card. Your name must be on the emergency card to go to the classroom, have lunch or attend class parties.
  2. Receive a sticker, and then you may proceed to the classroom or the lunchroom.
  3. If you are signing out a student, your name must be on the emergency card. Sign the child out at the table in the lobby.
Attention 5th Grade Parents: We Need Your Pictures for 5th Grade Slide Show at Graduation by This Friday, May 25
This is the last week to send your pictures in for the 5th grade slide show for graduation! 
  • Please send pictures from all the years your students attended Ridglea Hills to Mandy Perez. 
  • We would love to have all students represented.
  • Pictures from your camera or camera phone are great!
  • Please email them to Mandy Perez at
  • The deadline is this Friday, May 25.