Ride Blast

October 18, 2019

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Dates to Know

10/21- 25 Red Ribbon Week

10/22 - Report Cards Go Home

10/22 CPHS Fun Run (3rd/4th grade), 4:00pm

10/25 Picture Makeup Day

10/31 Pink Out Day

Help your Child Succeed in School: Build the Habit of Good Attendance Early

One of the most important things your child can do to achieve academic success is also one of the most basic: going to school every day. In fact, research has shown that your child's attendance record may be the biggest factor influencing her academic success. Research has shown that your child's regular attendance may be the greatest factor influencing his/her academic success.

Building Good Attendance


A big thank you to our wonderful PTO for our huge fundraiser success in our Ride's Reading Adventure and we also had an awesome night at our Spring Creek BBQ Fundraiser. Not to mention, we had a fabulous Italian luncheon on Friday from Russo's Restaurant. We are so grateful to have such wonder parents. We appreciate all your hard work and endless support in making Sally K. Ride the best school in the District!
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Ride Elementary Red Ribbon Week – Oct. 21-25, 2019

“Celebrate Red Ribbon Week - Not Just For A Week But For Life”

Monday - Wear Red Day

Tuesday - Wear red, white or blue

Wednesday - Crazy socks day

Thursday - Wear favorite hero shirt

Friday - Wear your school t-shirt or Camo!

Early Voting Starts October 21

Early voting begins next week. Make sure you have the facts and not the fluff, and plan to VOTE.

Video: November 2019 Bond - Get the Facts

Early Voting Schedule and Locations

Full CISD Bond Overview

Conroe ISD Bond

The November 5th Bond Referendum contains a second proposition, Proposition B, which includes the installation of artificial turf on the fields used by Oak Ridge, TW College Park, Conroe, Caney Creek and The Woodlands High School. This will allow the 15,000+ students to use the fields for their activities on a more consistent basis. To view more information about Proposition B and learn more about the November 2019 Bond Election, please visit www.conroeisd.net/bond or visit our Facebook page at @CISDBond2019.

Check out the informative BOND Video

Sonic Limeades for Learning

As a supporter of public school teachers, SONIC provides essential funds needed for learning materials and innovative teaching techniques to inspire creativity and learning. In partnership with DonorsChoose.org, has funded more than 33,177 classroom projects providing necessary learning materials and teaching resources requested by teachers that support nearly one million public school students.

Ways your teacher can win their Donors Choose:

1. Vote on line EVERYDAY for your teacher!!

2. Collect stickers from Sonic - turn in to teacher or front office.

VOTE HERE: https://www.limeadesforlearning.com/

Library Volunteers Needed

Sign up opportunities to shelve books are now available

click to see all the come-and-go opportunities

Kindergarten and first grade parents, if you are interested in helping during your child's library time and you are able to do so every other week throughout the school year, opportunities are still available.

click here to sign up

Make Up Picture Day

If you were absent, please be prepared to take your picture on Friday, October 25th.

We will also use this picture for the yearbook.

Counselor Corner

During the month of October, we will be focusing on the character trait responsibility. There are many ways to be responsible. A few examples are listed. Students in 2nd, 3rd and 4th grade will write ways to be responsible and these will be displayed on the bulletin board in the hallway.

Chess Club

It's not too late, Please see attached flyer regarding our new after school enrichment class or follow the link provided below.

Chess Club

Drawing Classes for Kids at Ride

Inspire your child's love of art with Young Rembrandts after school drawing classes. The second session begins November 7th.

Registration Information


Please join the Ride Parent Teacher Organization (“PTO”) which meets the second Thursday of each month at 11:30 am. PTO has a new website: www.RidePTO.com.


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