Rocky River News

Rocky River Elementary School

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February 2019

News from Dr. LaRusso

LOVE is in the air. Today is Valentine's Day! With the exception of Christmas I doubt there is a more anticipated day in the school year. Here are some things we LOVE here at Rocky River.

We LOVE our kids; the best students in the world. In addition to working hard they exhibit good character each and every day!

We LOVE our families. The support we have from our parents is second to none. We celebrate this partnership as we watch each child learn and grow.

WE LOVE collaborating with our families. There is always an opportunity to help out with our Parent Involvement Team (PIT Crew) or be on campus to participate in a program or volunteer to serve our students! Winter events included an awesome Science Fair in January, an exciting Daddy/Daughter Dance last Friday, and we thank you for recognizing our staff last week with a wonderful lunch. Don't miss our Mother/Son Bowling Night March 20th!

Thank you!

Calling all Rising Kindergarten Students!

If you, or someone you know, has a child who will be five years old on or by August 31st they are eligible to begin kindergarten for the 2019-2020 school year! Kindergarten registration is a one-stop shop for registration for next year. Kindergarten Registration is an opportunity to not only register your rising kindergartener, but to meet with our transportation department, our Before and After-school program, discuss health concerns with our school nurses, meet educators from your child's school and sign up for a date/time to visit your school during kindergarten readiness screening in the spring. Registration is also important for our district as they determine staffing needs for next year. For more information please follow this link. Can't wait to meet the class of 2032 on March 6th!


Wednesday, March 6, 2019

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Charles Mack Citizen Center

215 North Main Street

Car Line Info

Just a few reminders:

  • Remain "hands-free" with devices while on school property
  • Obey ALL traffic laws
  • Students need to load car & buckle quickly to allow car line to progress
  • Car placard needs to be visible - please place on dash

2018-2019 School Calendar

Please click on the link HERE to view the academic schedule for our students.

Upcoming Events

February 11-15 Love the Bus Week

February 18 - No School (required teacher workday)

February 25-March 1 Read Across America Week

February 26 - PIT Crew meeting @ 6:00

March 6 - Kindergarten Registration @ Charles Mack Center . Click HERE For more details

News from Mrs. Cubert - Guidance Counselor

During the month of February we will be collecting items for our local homeless shelter called HOMe, Hope of Mooresville. Please find a list of suggested items. A hard copy of this information will be sent home with students soon. Collection bins will be in our main foyer area during the month of February. If you have any questions please contact me or our school nurse, Mrs. Ashley Schaen. Our Social Work intern, Mrs. Brittany Nichols, will also be heavily involved in this drive. Thank you in advance for your support!

  • Toilet Paper
  • Paper Towels
  • Kleenex
  • Disinfectant wipes
  • Sponges
  • Dusters
  • Detergent
  • Dish Soap
  • Cleaning Supplies
  • Juice Boxes
  • Water Bottles
  • Snacks (chips, cookies, fruit cups, crackers, pudding cups, fruit snacks)

Digital Resources @ Home

Parents: Here is a step by step way to open digital resources to use at home.

Sign in System Upgrade

Our visitor kiosks were upgraded this summer with a driver's license scanner. For your FIRST visit please bring your license to be entered into the system.

Please do NOT bring to school...


Students are not allowed to use cell phones or other wireless devices such as iPods, Smart Watches, etc. that create a disruption during the academic day. Electronic devices that create a disruption will be confiscated and a parent will be notified. Item(s) will be held in the office until a parent can pick it up.

RRES - Yearbook Sale

Yearbooks are on sale NOW! You have plenty of time before orders cease, however, the earlier you buy the more you save! Yearbooks are now $23.42 and a great way to capture memories. Here's the link to order: RRES Jostens Yearbook 2018-2019
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Winners Circle

PIT Crew Science Fair

Thanks to everyone who attended this event! We had 14 interesting projects for our first science fair. Tons of visitors roamed the cafeteria learning about each project.

Daddy/Daughter Dance

We had an awesome time at the Daddy/Daughter Dance.

The night was filled with dinner, dancing and lots of fun!

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