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Pioneer Ridge Middle School

POWERSCHOOL NEEDED FOR ENROLLMENT

We have transitioned from Skyward to PowerSchool, so if you haven't received your Access ID and Password for your student(s), please contact the school office. POWERSCHOOL ACCESS WILL BE NEEDED FOR ENROLLMENT THIS SUMMER. Thank you in advance!!
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PRMS CHEERLEADING 2021-2022

Spring Tryouts: Saturday, May 15, 2021

Mandatory Clinic @ PRMS from 8 - 11 am

Tryouts 11:30 - 1:00

Information packet can be picked up in the school office or CLICK HERE to view.


Any PRMS student in good standing, who will be a 7th or 8th grader, interested in cheering during the 2021-2022 school year is invited to try-out.

Cheer is an athletic activity open to girls and boys.


Contact Head Coach Brianna Brady with questions: bradyb@usd231.com

DATES TO REMEMBER

May 3-7 Staff Appreciation Week

May 4 Track @ Eudora

May 8 League Track @ Woodland Spring

May 11 5th/6th Orchestra Concert

May 13 7th/8th Orchestra Concert

May 15 Cheer Clinic/Tryouts

May 18 Band Concerts (see EVENTS for times)

We are so thankful to have in-person learning. This can continue only as long as we remain vigilant in our mitigation efforts. Thank you for reinforcing these ways to slow the spread:

Thank you!

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PRMS Virtual Book Fair


You’re invited to shop our Scholastic Book Fair. On-shopping will end this Thursday, May 6th! All purchases benefit our school and connect kids with new books, favorite characters, complete series, and more.


You’ll love the NEW option to shop for Book Fair exclusives directly from the interactive booklist and enjoy these special online shopping features:

· Over 6,000 items, including new releases, best sellers, and value packs

· All orders ship direct to home

· FREE shipping on book-only orders over $25*

· All purchases support our school and earn 25% in rewards

Visit our Book Fair Homepage and click “Shop Now” to get started: https://www.scholastic.com/bf/prms1

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MAY 5TH IS BIKE TO SCHOOL DAY

Click Here for tips and information.

HOME NETWORK FIX FOR GOOGLE/CHROMEBOOK ISSUES


  1. Open Chromebook and click on bottom right corner and go to SETTINGS
  2. Click NETWORK
  3. Click on their home Wi-Fi connection to open up its settings
  4. Click on KNOWN NETWORKS
  5. Click on their home Wi-Fi
  6. Click FORGET
  7. Click Rejoin
  8. Have student(s) remove themselves as a user.
  9. Shut down
  10. Power Back on
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2021-2022 Sports Physical

Click HERE for a copy of the 2021-2022 sports physical. Make sure all copies are signed before returning to the school office. Thank you.
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USD 231 Summer Enrichment Program

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Masks are Mandatory

Please remember to send your student with a face covering everyday. Thank you for your cooperation!
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Absence Reporting

Please Email or Call the office to report absences for your student.


prmsattendance@usd231.com or 913-856-3850

NUTRITION SERVICES

Just a reminder... Although school meals are free for the 2020-2021 school year, students are still welcome to bring a lunch from home as they desire. Please note that although these students will still be permitted to purchase milk or juice ($0.55 each) to accompany their lunch from home, these individual items are not covered by the program. Only complete meals are available for free. Weekly balance reminders are sent to families whose students' account balances fall below zero due to these types of purchases.


If your household needs additional assistance with meals, please visit our Free & Reduced Meals tab for application guidelines and instructions.

TECHNOLOGY CHALLENGES

The Gardner Edgerton School District Technology Department will provide district tech support for our students who are working remotely. Non-emergency issues can be emailed anytime to

helpdesk@usd231.com. Time sensitive issues can be reported by phone from 8am-8pm on school days at 913-856-2020. Tech support will work with you to resolve technical challenges.


Should you have a broken Chromebook, please contact our school office at 856-3850, to schedule time for picking up a new one. Note - When returning your chromebook, please include charger as well.


USD 231 cannot provide internet services to families. A limited number of “hot

spots” are available for families, the application for a “hot spot” is available HERE.

Appointments Needed for Office Visits

Our school office is currently open and running on a limited schedule. We ask that you call ahead to make an appointment (913.856.3850). All visitors will be asked to wear face coverings during their appointment time. Thank you for your cooperation.

ABOUT US

Principal - John McIntire

Assistant Principal - Dave Webb

5th/7th Grade Counselor - Jodi Warner

6th/8th Grade Counselor - Kevin Collins