Davis Richmond E-news

September 24, 2021

Early Release Wednesday September 29

School will end at 2:10 p.m. Half Day kindergarten ends at 10:30 am.

Holiday Gift Program

Please click HERE for Big Hearts of Fox Valley Holiday Gift Program letter. Deadline extended to September 28th.

National Walk to School Day

Plan on joining us on the morning of October 6th for a National Walk to School Day Celebration! Both Richmond and Davis schools will participate and we encourage you to walk or bike to school if you can!

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Another special thank you to everyone who came and supported our PTO at the Trivia Night Fundraiser!


Shop on Amazon? An easy way to support our schools is to use AmazonSmile fundraising.

https://smile.amazon.com/ If you have any issues finding Davis Richmond PTO, go into your "Settings," then choose "AmazonSmile." Search Davis Richmond PTO and from there it comes up!

Have questions? Interested in volunteering? Email us at davisrichmondpto1@gmail.com

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Davis Primary


On Friday, October 8, Mrs. Shaw will be kicking in the annual Kick-A-Thon, which raises money for the American Cancer Society. Beginning Monday, September 27, and ending Friday, October 1st The Davis student council will be sponsoring a “Penny Drive,” to support this important cause. All classes will have a “penny jar” where your child may put his/her donated coins.

Richmond Intermediate

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Birthday Books

Our student council is doing a great job with morning announcements each day. On your child’s birthday, a student council rep comes to your child’s classroom with the birthday book cart. Students get to choose a book, a pencil and receive a bookmark made by a student council member. A big thank you to our PTO for purchasing several popular titles to add to our birthday book collection.


On Thursday, our school community was joined by Lynda Hunt, the author of FISH IN A TREE, for an AWESOME online author visit! All students and staff laughed, learned more about the author, and enjoyed learning about her fishtastic writing process as well as her life! Ask your child about it today!

Throughout the week, students started to work on their Sketch of an Impossible Thing that will be included in our whole school Padlet. We can't wait to see what everyone else has created!

Happy reading!

Panorama SEL Survey

This year, students in grades 3-12 will be completing a universal screening tool to assess their social and emotional learning skills. The use of universal screening allows us to refine and strengthen our efforts to help all students achieve success by taking positive and preventative measures as early as possible. This also provides us with the opportunity to assist students who may need additional support with social and emotional learning.

Click HERE for letter with more details.

Spanish letter HERE.

Band - Noteworthy News!

All 5th-grade band members will begin morning rehearsals next week! Please drop off students at the main entrance between 7:05-7:10 so that we can begin to play at 7:15AM. All band students will need to bring instruments and their method book. I look forward to seeing the band together as a large ensemble!

Band spirit wear is available for purchase at www.celticcustom.com. Sales end on Friday, September 24, so don't delay!

Meet and Greet - Richmond

Thank you to all of your families for an amazing meet and greet! We appreciate you taking the time out of your busy schedule to see our school. If you did not get a chance to pop in, feel free to reach out to your child’s teacher should you have any questions.