November Newsletter

#tigerup #weRtest

Highlights and Recognition

Dear Families,


Each month we strive to meet our mission of providing a caring, challenging environment where dedicated educators prepare students academically, socially, physically and emotionally. Here are a few ways our Tigers ROARED during the month of October.



  • Referrals for October 2020 continued to decline. Tigers are meeting behavior expectations and make good choices each day.
  • Test is proud to announce that they were once again awarded the Stamm Koechlein Family Foundation Grant. This grant will support our PBIS programs and provide professional development for our faculty and staff.
  • Students participated in Red Ribbon Week, a national program dedicated to raising awareness against drug abuse. #RedRibbonWeek2020 #drugfreeinwaynecounty
  • Our students earned over 217,000 positive LiveSchool points since August 12th!


As we move into the month of November we look forward to many more positive academic and social experiences for all our Test tigers! #weRtest #tigerup

November Events

For a complete listing of events and activities please view our school calendar located HERE.


Highlighted Events for the Month of November:


November 2-17th Chocolate Sales

November 2-13th Canned Food Drive National Honor Society

November 6th End of Grading Period

November 11th Veteran's Day

November 13th Report Cards Sent Home w/Students

November 16th Spell Bowl Competition @3:30 Test Cafe

November 19th Test Boy's BB @ 5:30

November 25th-27th Thanksgiving Break

November 30th NWEA Begins

Canned Food Drive/Spirit Weeks November 2-13th

We are having spirit weeks to promote our canned food drive!


Monday and Tuesday (2nd and 3rd)- Hat Day
Wednesday and Thursday (4th and 5th)- Pajama Day
Friday (6th)- Purple/Tiger Spirit Day

Monday and Tuesday (9th and 10th)- Tie Dye Day
Wednesday and Thursday (11th and 12th)- Jersey/Character Day
Friday (13th)- Purple/Tiger Spirit Day

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Word of the Month

Thanks to a partnership with The United Way and #abetterwaytobe Test Intermediate will focus on a word each month. This month the word is Integrity.


Gratitude is letting others know you see how they've helped you.

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November 2020 ReCo

Test Remind

Want updates and messages from the main office this school year? In addition to following us on FaceBook and Twitter families can also elect to sign-up for Remind. Please go to https://www.remind.com/join/a8h44h.

Canvas for Families

Richmond Community Schools uses Canvas as our learning management system. Now that our laptop roll-out is complete you will want to follow your student in their Canvas courses. Here is a guide to all things Canvas through RCS. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to ask.


Canvas Guide and Connection

Athletic Events and Opportunities

You can follow athletic events and find schedules at Richmond Red Devils all year long.

LiveSchool Information

If you have not please consider signing up for the LiveSchool app during the 2019-2020 school year. This is a critical part of our PBIS (positive behavior intervention and support ) Plan. If you are new to Test intermediate please take a moment to view this letter or the parent guide video below for important information regarding this program.
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