December at Delta Raven

Closures, Schedules, Deadlines, Testing Updates & More!

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Holiday Closures & Teacher Schedule

December 22-26: We will be closed.

Wednesday, December 31: We will close at 12:00pm.

Thursday, January 1: We will be closed.


Heidi will be out of the office December 22-31 & January 1-5.

From your Raven Staff

"The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt. Wishing you happiness." - Helen Keller


Students should be working hard on second quarter work. Enjoy the holiday!

- Heidi, Julie and Tammi

Upcoming Activities

If you would like to participate in any of the following activities, contact Julie: jszidloski@yksd.com.


Cindy Lou Aillaud Reading: December 11, 1pm at Delta Community Library

Music Recital: December 15, 2pm & 6pm at First Baptist Church

Bowling: December 17, 2pm

Upcoming Deadlines

Here are some important deadlines to put on your radar:


Friday, January 30

- Progress Report & Work Samples

- Reimbursement Deadline for all receipts dated July 1st -

December 31st, 2014.

- Internet Reimbursement Deadline for all statements from

July-December 2014.


Sunday, February 15

Be sure to turn these in by Monday, February 16 since this falls on a Sunday.

- Last day to make any changes to your ILP.

- Computer Purchase Deadline

Magnetic Calendars Available

Have you received your RCS Important Dates magnetic calendar?!

E-mail Valerie (vthurston@yksd.com) to have one mailed to you!

Required Spring Testing: AMP

Grades 3-10: Alaska Measures of Progress (AMP)

We are working hard to secure our testing dates!


Specific details will be posted on our website, in our newsletter, e-mailed, and mailed to all families! We appreciate your patience as we implement these new assessments.


AMP Practice Tests are now available! http://education.alaska.gov/akassessments/

Required Spring Testing: PMAP

Grades K-2: Primary Measures of Academic Progress (PMAP)

We will schedule individual testing appointments during April and May, 2015.


To prepare your student, we highly recommend that you take advantage of the Benchmark preparatory testing window in January 2015. Details TBA.

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