3rd Grade News

Ms. Mahoney & Mrs. Parsons

May 20 - 23

Happy last week of school! I can't believe this year has already come and gone. I want to take a moment and thank each and every one of you for your unconditional support and involvement in your little one's education. Mrs. Parsons and I are so lucky to have worked with each of these kiddos. I can't wait to see what their future holds. Thank you so much for a great year! Have an amazing summer!


-3rd Grade Team

Whats New?

This week we will be reflecting on the year, playing some end of year educational games, having fun with learning while using Kahoot, and packing up the classroom.

Encourage your child to read and practice math facts in fun ways throughout the summer.

Reading Academic Vocabulary

(No new material will be presented this week.)

Word Work/Spelling


Math Vocabulary


Dates to Remember!

May 22:

Super Kids Day - Please have sunscreen on your child, send them with the appropriate foot wear, clothing, hats, sunglasses, and whatever else they will need. 3rd grade will be helping Pre-K in the morning time; therefore, they will be outside all day.

May 23:

Last day of School/ Report card go home

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Ms. Mahoney

Hi! My name is Randi Mahoney and this is my 9th year teaching at Ralph Downs Elementary. I have taught Pre-K through 3rd grade. Prior to Ralph Downs, I was a director of a private school. I am originally from Poteau, Oklahoma where my mom and dad still reside. I have one brother who is married and they have two wonderfully beautiful children; they live in Fayetteville, Arkansas. During my free time, I enjoy going to visit my family. I also enjoy reading, painting, singing, and hanging out with my friends!

Mrs. Parsons

My name is Courtney Parsons. This is my 4th year here at Ralph Downs Elementary. Prior to Ralph Downs I taught Kindergarten in Velma, Oklahoma. I am originally from Midwest City, Oklahoma. I have a wonderful husband and a beautiful daughter who is almost 3 years old. I am also During my free time, I enjoy spending time with my family and friends. I also enjoy reading and traveling.