May 6, 2018

Reminder: RHE Science Fair is This Tuesday, May 8
Don’t forget that RHE Science Fair is this Tuesday, May 8.Science Fair is a great opportunity for kids to explore problem solving and boost creative thinking!

Last Chess Club This Wednesday, May 9
This Wednesday, May 9, is the last time for the Chess Club to meet this school year. Thanks for another great year of Chess Club!

Muffins with Mom This Friday, May 11
All RHE moms are invited to Muffins with Mom before school this Friday, May 11.

Closed Campus Due to STAAR Testing Next Week (Week of May 14)
We will have a closed campus next week (week of May 14) due to STAAR Testing. No parents, volunteers or lunch visitors will be allowed to visit the campus next week. We want to create an environment that is conducive for our students to be successful.

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 May 25
It’s time to start creating 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 Friday, May 25.