Davis Richmond E-news
October 1, 2021
October 6th: Walk to School Day. We hope you can walk or bike to school today!
October 6th: 5:00 - 7:00pm Maddie's Mitton March at Richmond
October 7th & 8th: No School due to parent/teacher conferences
October 11th: No School -- Columbus Day
Conferences are scheduled for Thursday, October 7th from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. and Friday, October 8th from 8 a.m.- Noon. Parents/Guardians may schedule an in-person or a Zoom conference. Pick-a-time will close on October 4th at midnight, so please sign-up before the window closes. Click HERE for instructions and details regarding conferences.
Drink Sign Up for Conferences
Our teachers are going to be hard at work Oct 7th & 8th for parent/teacher conferences. PTO will be providing food but we need your help with beverages. Please click the following links to donate drinks and drop off during school hours on Wednesday, Oct 6th.
This year our annual fundraising event Monster Mash will be held outside at Davis featuring trunk or treating, raffle baskets and games, Friday, October 29th, 4-6 p.m.
As you know, support is extremely important to PTOs. We rely on donations to help with our fundraising goals in order to help provide the necessary services, field trips, and educational resources which benefit the nearly 1,000 students served by Davis Primary and Richmond Intermediate. We have set up each grade to provide a basket for the Monster Mash raffle, each grade will be as follows:
Kindergarten: Toy Basket (ex. action figures, dolls, legos, etc.)
First grade: Movie night Basket (ex. movie gift cards, popcorn, candy, etc.)
Second grade: Sports Basket (ex. balls, gift cards, sports hat, etc.)
Third grade: Arts & Crafts Basket (ex. markers, paints, art kits, craft kits, etc.)
Fourth grade: Games Basket (ex. board games, card games, etc.)
Fifth grade: Fidget/book Basket (ex. fidget spinners, pop-its, chapter books, etc.)
Please have your child drop off donations to their teacher no later than Friday, October 15th.
Would your business like to donate a basket? Do you or your business have a service or donation we can include in our raffle? Please contact Nancy Sebold email@example.com if you are interested in making your business a part of our fundraiser!
We need your help!!!! We are looking for this year's yearbook coordinator. No experience necessary! If you are interested in coordinating and organizing pictures throughout the year for the Davis Richmond yearbook, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Save the Date and Walk to School
National Walk to School Day is on Wednesday, October 6, 2021. Davis Primary is welcoming you to participate in this event. We know that these events are important opportunities to gather as a school and community. Our goal is to encourage physical activity and promote safety in your neighborhoods. At the sidewalk at Horne and 7th street (by the crossing guard) Fuel Up to Play 60 student representatives, staff, and PTO will welcome our students as they walk to school to promote being active. For the students who are unable to participate (bus, car rider, etc.), they will be able to celebrate at recess by walking to fun music.
Save the Date and Walk to School
National Walk to School Day is on Wednesday, October 6, 2021. Richmond Intermediate is welcoming you to participate in this event. We know that these events are important opportunities to gather as a school and community. Our goal is to encourage physical activity and promote safety in your neighborhoods. Students are encouraged to walk to school on October 6th. For students who arrive earlier to school, they can walk the bus loop until 8:00 a.m. Students who are bussed, will be able to walk a bus loop before entering the building. There will be staff supervision outside. Thank you for your participation.
Fun in Specials
Students staying active and playing football outdoors in PE.
Students decorated the hallways with their artwork!
5th grade students are exploring harmony and chords with the help of our colorful boomwhackers
Students in Empower classes learning a new game during their Get Out and Play unit.
Ms. Heins has been doing lots of book talks to get kid advertise all the great books kids excited about reading and can check out from the LRC!
Students enjoying their snack and a mask break outdoors on a beautiful day.