Weekly Update 3.8.23

Rio Vista Elementary School

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PTA Read-A-Thon Fundraiser March 2-March 17

  1. Use your special reader code provided by your child's teacher (if you don't have the code, message your child's teacher on class dojo).
  2. Go to www.read-a-thon.com/readers to set up your child's reading account! Note: Donations can only be submitted online; no cash/checks accepted.

Prizes (watch video below)

  • Your child will earn 15% of all donations that they receive to spend in the read-a-thon.com prize store that includes more than 200 fun prizes!
  • Every student that raises $50 in donations or more will receive a special prize and will be entered in for a chance to win a $100 Amazon shopping spree! (one winner per grade level)
  • The class that raises the most donations for each grade level will receive a Dippin' Dots party!
  • The student per each grade level that raises the most donations will receive an Apple iPad or Nintendo Switch (student's choice)!
  • The student that raises the most donations at our school will be Principal for the Day!

This is PTA's most important fundraiser of the year. Money raised helps PTA purchase school supplies, equipment for our students, and helps fund field trips throughout the year. We appreciate your help in these efforts.

PTA Read a thon Prizes 2023

Riverside County Science Fair

We are pleased to announce that Mia L.'s "Chase the Rainbow" and Lilliana A.'s "Keeping Fresh Apples" science projects brought home bronze medals for their impressive performances at the Riverside County Science Fair! Their innovative projects showcase their passion and dedication to science. Congratulations to Mia and Lilliana for making Rio Vista proud!

Coachella Valley Folklorico Festival

Saturday, March 18, 2023 @ Cathedral City High School

Join us for a day of Folklorico clinics and performances!

Students must sign up to participate in performance.

Each school will have their own performance. Click here to complete interest form.

  • 8:00-10:00am Free clinics with choreographer and CCHS Ballet Folklorico Director Mr. Gabriel Ruiz
  • 10:30am-12pm Performances from each school's ballet Folklorico in attendance and a group performance with all students that attend the Folkrico clinics.
  • Last Day to sign up is Friday, March 10, 2023

National School Breakfast Spirit Week

Monday, March 6 - Friday, March 10

Join in on the fun! We will have delicious breakfast options and a fun spirit week!

  • 3/9 Thursday - Egg, sausage & cheese pocket or Trix cereal - Wear your shirt inside out
  • 3/10 Friday - Country scrambled eggs or Cheerios cereal - Wear a crazy hat or hair net

**Fresh Fruit, Juice & Milk Served Daily

RVES Family Book Club

Wednesday, March 22, 2023 @ 7:15am in MPR

Join us for a read aloud & activities

We will be reading "The Cool Bean"

Register at bit.ly/psusdbookclub

Spring Picture Day is coming

Picture Day is Tuesday, March 21

Order forms will be sent home soon

You can also order online here @ mylifetouch.com

Picture Day ID: EVTRQ4K66

PSUSD Spring Enrichment

Click here to sign up for Spring Enrichment: http://t.ly/VWAg

Order a Rio Vista Yearbook today!

We're having a yearbook this year! Yearbook orders have started!

To order online:


ID Code: 14533823

Rio Vista wants your feedback! Please tell us how we are doing!

We want your input! Please take a moment to complete the 2022-23 Family Climate Survey:

  • https://bit.ly/PSUSD-Family-Climate-2023
  • Participants can select Spanish at the top of the screen upon login. Browser translation settings will also work for the survey.
  • The survey is open now through March 10th!

YOU helped us reach our goal. On Monday this week, we only had 37 responses. We now have over 175 responses! THANK YOU!! If you haven't taken the quick survey, please do so before it's too late!

LCAP ThoughtExchange

PSUSD Families - Tell us what’s working, what needs improvement, and share your ideas for new programs or services!

Participate in this year’s LCAP ThoughtExchange at https://tejoin.com/scroll/460944234

More information can be found at https://bit.ly/LCAPthoughtexchange

Open now through March 10th.

PTA Association Meeting

PTA Association Zoom Meeting

Tuesday, March 21


Link to join the Zoom meeting online: https://bit.ly/PTAAssocMeeting

Click here to join the PTA Association (unless you are already a member) before joining the meeting: https://bit.ly/JoinRVPTA

PTA Nominating Committee

I am pleased to announce that our PTA has formed a nominating committee to identify candidates for the upcoming PTA officer elections. The nominating committee is a critical part of the PTA election process, and we are grateful for the members who have volunteered their time and energy to this important task.
We look forward to a successful election and thank you for your support of our school and PTA.

RVES Current PeachJar Flyers

Check out all of our current PeachJar Flyers by clicking here.