Ride Blast

September 9, 2022

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Important School-Wide Dates:


13 - Fall Picture Day

13 - Grandparents Day, 5 pm - 9 pm at the Creekside Fuddruckers

15 - GT Parent Mtg

21 - Read for a Better Life Kick Off

21 - Red Wagon Parade - Market Street, 6:30

22 - Ride's Reading Adventure Kick Off!!

27 - Ride Night - Twisted Sugar

29 - CPHS Homecoming Game


2nd - TEXANS GAME!! 12:00pm Kick-Off

7-10 - Holiday

11 - Walk/Ride to School Day

11 - Ride Night at Spring Creek BBQ

14 - Story Book Parade

Principal Message

Greetings, Ride Families!

This week our teachers met together to discuss vertical alignment and determine a common focus for the grade levels. We decided to focus our attention to writing. We reviewed all of the new objectives for each grade level and examined what 3rd and 4th graders are now expected to do in writing. Every grade level will be supporting the needs and growth of our students to prepare them for the writing expectations in 3rd and 4th grade! We work together to support each other.

Speaking of support, thank you so much for the incredible snacks 4th grade parents have provided for the teachers! They LOVE them!! We LOVE them!! It is truly the little things that make a big difference.

We would also like to invite you to join us at the TEXANS Game on Oct. 2nd. The Texans gave us a section and very discounted tickets for the game!! Please see the QR codes on the flyer below.


Megan Burnham

# We ARE Respectful, We ARE Challengers!

Lunch Sign-Up

We are so excited to be able to open our building to lunch visitors. Due to limited seating in the cafeteria, we are offering two options for lunch signups. You will have the opportunity to sign up to eat in the cafeteria with your child or outside in our gazebo/picnic table area. You will not be able to change locations after signup is complete. If you sign up to eat outside and it rains, you will be unable to move into the building due to limited seating. You may sign up for another day/time.

When signing up, please be sure to list your name and the second visitor's name. We need to limit the number of visitors inside and outside the building.

Please see the schedule below for designated grade level lunch visitor’s days. Make sure that you sign up under the correct time slot for your child’s lunchtime. We ask that each student has no more than 2 visitors per student per 3.5-week period. This ensures every parent has an opportunity to sign up. If you have an extenuating circumstance, please call the front office, and we will work with you! Remember to bring a valid id when you visit the building.

Lunch Sign-Up

Lunch Schedule:

Kindergarten/Second Grade 11:45-12:15

ECSE/Prekindergarten 11:55-12:25

First Grade 12:15-1245

Third/Fourth Grade 12:30-1:00

Visitation Days:

Monday: Kinder, 1st, 2nd

Tuesday: ECSE, PreK, 3rd, 4th

Wednesday: Kinder, 1st, 2nd

Thursday: ECSE, PreK, 3rd, 4th

Friday: Any Grade Level

PreOrder Your Book for our Author Visit

We are so excited to have author Aaron Reynolds visiting Ride on Wednesday, October 5th. His books are available only by preorder. He will personalize and autograph the books for your child. You will find a list and cost of the books in the link below. If you would like to preorder a book, please fill out this form by Wednesday, September 14th. After you preorder, we will send a paper order form home so that you can fill it out with personalization for the autograph and make payment.

Preorder Form

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Ride Night at the Texans Game


SAVE THE DATE! 🏈 Ride Night at the Texans Game on Sunday, October 2nd! Tickets will be available at a discounted rate for our Challenger families AND a portion of the sales will be coming back to Ride! ❤️💙 We hope you can join us! Bring your family and friends.

Order your t-shirts for your family now. Kick off is 12:00!

Ride Night Texan T-shirt Order - Deadline to order shirt: Sept. 9th!

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Picture Day

Portrait order forms have been sent out. Please fill out your pre-pay order form, include your payment and return it on picture day. Or, you may go to prepayorders.com and enter the flyer code REF210924 to order online.

Fall portraits are pre-pay. No proofs will be sent home.
Bring your smile on Tuesday, September 13th.

Ride's Grandparents Night - Fuddruckers

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Red Wagon Parade

Hello Ride families!!! College Park Homecoming game and dance is fast approaching. To show support for College Park football team there is a yearly parade that takes place and all the feeder schools get involved. It's called the Red Wagon Parade and it's such a fun experience for everyone involved!!! We have not had the parade in 3 years because of COVID so this is a very important year for support and spirit! We love for anyone to join in the parade and wear the ride tie dye if you have one or just a ride shirt. If you have any question feel free to reach out to the Red wagon Committee -Emily Dixon 936-333-0155 or Chatique 832-455-6322
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After School Programs

Please see the flyer below for activities that Ride has going on after school. Check out their websites for more information.

Dancing Thru Life - After School

Dancing Thru Life provides our local youth with free after-school/at-school freestyle social dance programs that strengthen their emotional and physical well-being. Our dance programs promote a healthy lifestyle, make friendships, build confidence and support countless other life skills that empower our youth to succeed. Furthermore, we are grateful for the opportunity to help families with a safe haven so parents can continue to work and support their families. But most importantly… Dancing is so FUN for the children and our professional dance instructors!!! Please follow the link to register! It's FREE!

Sign Up Here

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College Park High School Junior Dance Clinic

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Ride Grade Level Newsletters

Office 365

Below is the PDF link to instructions on how to install your Office 365 account.

Each CISD student has five FREE copies available for their use on various devices.

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Download the app on your mobile device today and select ‘yes’ to receive push notifications with the latest news and updates from the District.

Key Features:

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  • Calendar Events - Add events to the calendar on your personal mobile device directly from the calendar section on the app.
  • News - Check out the latest District-wide and school news all in one place!

Parent Access Login

By logging into Parent Access, you can check your child's grades, assignments, and attendance.

To access your child’s information online you must register for an account.

Please go to the following link and follow the directions below:


Click the “Student/Parent” tab

Click on “Parent Access Center”

Click “Register”

School Messenger

All SMS messages received from the Conroe ISD District Office and your child's campus will begin with "Conroe ISD:" and come from the subscribe code 67587. If you have not yet opted-in to receive SMS messages, you can do so at any time throughout the school year by texting "Y" to 67587.