December 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 November.

  • Referrals for November declined by 29% from October. Tigers are meeting behavior expectations and make good choices each day.
  • Test would like to thank the Crystal Dreams Foundation for their generous contribution to our Title I literacy night being held on December 7, 2020.
  • The Test community raised over $700 and hundreds of cans of food for Circle U Help Center. We are proud of the outpouring of support and compassion displayed by our students and faculty.
  • Our students earned 287,987 positive LiveSchool points since August 12th!

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

Test Title I Family Night December 7th

We all need a little help sometimes managing our emotions. Families that participate will receive FREE popcorn to enjoy during the movie and an awesome book dedicated to family fun and activities. Students joining us will also receive mindfulness journals and activities that will help increae their writing skills and help them manage their emotions in a positive, healthy way.

Please take a moment to register for this event be following this LINK.

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December Events

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

Highlighted Events for the Month of December:

December 1st-18th NWEA Testing Window

December 2nd Boys BB @ 5:30

December 3rd Boys BB @ 5:30

December 7th Title I Virtual Event @5:30

December 9th Window Painting @ Arbor Trace

December 10th Window Painting @ Arbor Trace

December 10th Boys BB @5:30 RHS

Decemebr 15th Girls BB @5:30 RHS

December 18th First Semester Ends (Report Cards mailed home January 15th)

December 21st- January 4th Winter Break

January 5th eLearning 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 generosity.

Generosity is making someone's day by giving somehting away.

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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

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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