Richmond Elementary

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Important Dates

February 10th-5:30 Parent Literacy Session- Focus on Phonics

February 10th- 6:30 PTO Meeting

Early Release Day- February 11th

February Vacation- February 15-19th- No School

URI Group Game Ticket Info

If you sent money in for tickets to the Chariho Group Game at URI this Saturday, January 30th at 6:00pm, your tickets and food vouchers will available at a will call table (labeled Chariho Group) inside the Ryan Center Lobby prior to the game. The doors open at 5:00pm. If you would like confirmation on your ticket status, or PTO contact, Erica Tiernan Immediately following the game, students 12 and under can head down to the court to "Shoot like a Ram". Students can then go directly to the Alumni Lounge located on the 2nd floor following the game for a private autograph session with the team. Students will have team posters signed. Go Rhody!!!

Parent Literacy Session

On February 10th at 5:30 we will have a parent literacy session with a focus on phonics. We will discuss the difference between traditional spelling and our current word study practices. We will also discuss typical phonics instruction used in our classrooms.

Reading Update

Thank you to all the students that read over Winter Break. We had 80 students return the READ-O Activity Sheet. Yay! Keep reading Richmond!

Need a good book for your child? Please check out the links on the Richmond Reading Website. There's a link for each grade level to a list of just right books for your child's grade. Remember to have your child read for at least 20 minutes per night.

PTO Update

Next Box Tops Collection: Please start snipping all of your Box Tops and send them into school with your child. Our next collection deadline is Monday, February 1st! Box Top Moms: all Box Tops for your child's class will need to be counted and returned to Sandie Myers by February 12th.

If you do not already receive PTO emails, please click here<> to subscribe. Keep in mind that the PTO Listserve is separate from the one sent weekly by Mrs. Reis; make sure you are signed up for both. Also, don’t forget to like us on Facebook to stay up-to-date.

Lunch and Breakfast Menus

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Recess Snowball Targets

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Spotlight on Learning: Art and Music

The children have been weaving in art and learning to play the ukelele in music. See them in action below.