Ridgecrest Runners Marathon Group is a before school program that meets on Friday throughout the school year. Students work through the year, completing about one mile
of running each week to end their year at 26.2 miles- A Marathon distance! Students also complete a fitness activity or game during each session. Students in K-5 are welcome
to attend. They just need to have a positive attitude, a desire to reach the year long goal, and be able to listen to the
parent coaches and volunteers, and do the things that they are ask. Ridgecrest Runner is "run" entirely by parent volunteers.
Ridgecrest Runners will begin on Friday, October 5th
at 7:45am. Last day to sign up is Thursday, October 11- Sign up HERE.
Ridgecrest Chess Champs- "The Sport of the Brain"
Chess Champs will be held on Mondays at 7:45AM starting October 1st. Chess club is open to Kindergarten through 5th graders.
Sign up here:
Sign up for Ridgecrest Chess Champs 2018
Reflections Art Contest taking place in October
Everyone can participate by creating a piece of art! Visual, Musical, Dance, Photography, Film, and/or Literature.
Check out all of the details HERE.
Thank you to everyone for supporting this years fundraiser! We are so exciting about reaching our goal
and the success of the Fun Run Event. We raised just over $30,000 because of so much generosity from our school
Please take a moment to check out our School and PTA sponsors- We greatly appreciate their contributions and would love to see our school community support these local businesses. (click on the highlighted names to visit the company websites)
Alan Farnsworth Construction
McOmber Team Real Estate- Sara McOmber
Tuesday, October 9
PTA Board Meeting (date changed) 11:30am Room 17
Ridgecrest Night at Chipotle on Fort Union.
Pick up dinner from 5-9pm and 33% of proceeds will come
back to our school. More details on the FLYER.
Friday, October 12
Ridgecrest Runners @7:45am- Last day to sign up this
Thursday 10/11- Sign up HERE.
Tiger Spirit Day! (Every Friday) Wear your Ridgecrest shirt
OR any blue or orange shirt and receive a prize. Monthly
contest will take place between classes to see who can
show the most Tiger Spirit.
Thursday, October 18 - Friday, October 19
No School- Fall Break
Monday, October 22
Reflections art contests entries due. Turn all entries in to the
office by the end of the school day.
Monday, October 29
Wednesday, October 31
Halloween Costume Parade- 9:00am
Grade Level Halloween Parties throughout the day (watch
for teacher emails for details.)
Tuesday, November 6
Family Movie Night- 6:30pm
Watch for more details to come. Families are invited to come
and watch "Coco" in the gym and snacks will be available for
Thursday, November 8
PTA Board Meeting- 11:30am in Room 17
Friday, November 9
Veteran's Day Assembly- 9:15am
All Community Members welcome to attend. Please invite
your family and neighbors who would like to celebrate
Veteran's Day with us in this assembly.
Thursday, December 13
PTA General Meeting- 11:30am in Room 17
*Click here for school events calendar.
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