RES Family Update

Friday, August 12, 2022

Yearbooks have finally arrived. We will have a pick-up night for those families that have pre-ordered and paid for yearbooks on Monday, August 15 from 4:00 - 6 PM. Once all pre-paid yearbooks has been delivered, we will offer extra yearbooks to be purchased.

Meet the Teacher scheduled for Tuesday, August 30 from 2:30 - 3:30.

Our Meet the Teacher event is scheduled for Tuesday, August 30 from 2:30 - 3:30. This event will provide an opportunity for students and parents to meet their teacher, visit the classroom and drop off school supplies. This is an informal greeting and parents and student may come anytime between 2:30 and 3:30. We look forward to seeing everyone.

Back to School Night is scheduled for Thursday, September 15 from 6 - 7:30 PM.

Teacher assignments for students in kindergarten through grade 5 will be emailed to parents next week.

News and notes

We are excited about the upcoming year. We look forward to seeing everyone at the end of August.

Here is a little update.

Our building has been getting a new roof.

We are excited to welcome Deputy First Class Ashly Collison to RES. Deputy Collison will be our new School Resource Office (SRO).

Mrs. Sloan Stafford will be our new attendance secretary. Mrs. Stafford is filling Mrs. Kellner's position. Mrs. Kellner retired at the end of the school year. We wish her the very best.

During the upcoming school year, grades 3, 4, and 5 students will continue to have one teacher for English Language Arts (Reading) and a second teacher (Partner Teacher) for Math, Science and Social Studies. Grades 1 and 2 students will return to having one teacher for the entire day. This teacher will teach the students all content areas; English Language Arts, Math, Science, and Social Studies. Kindergarten and Pre-kindergarten students will continue to have the same teacher for the entire day.

Teacher assignments will be emailed to families in next week for students in Kindergarten through grade 5 students. Pre-kindergarten student parents will receive a phone call from their child's teacher at the end of August to introduce themselves and discuss the upcoming year.

As we begin the new year, here are some changes with our staff.

First we wish the very best to those staff members that are leaving RES:

Sarah Crebs - Assistant Principal

Donna Kellner - Attendance Secretary

Alyssa Miller-Lair - School Psychologist

Michaela Gleaton - Pre-k IA

Sheri Wheeler - Pre-k IA

Tracy Wood - Special Education Teacher

Alexander Freeman - Special Education Teacher

Leslie Jefferson - Speech Pathologist

Melissa McGrory - 1st Grade Teacher

We are excited to welcome our new staff members:

Brett Evans - Assistant Principal

Alexis Kelser - 4th Grade Teacher

Lisa Creel - Special Education Secretary

Ashley Grant - Special Education Teacher

Deputy Collison - School Resource Officer


August 15

Yearbook Pick-up for pre-paid yearbooks, 4 - 6 PM

August 16

Board of Education Work Session - 6 PM

August 30

Meet the Teacher: 2:30 - 3:30 PM

August 31

First Day of School for Kindergarten - grade 5 students

September 5

No School - Labor Day

September 6

Board of Education Meeting - 6 PM

September 7

Pre-kindergarten Orientation - 2 PM

September 8

First Day for Pre-kindergarten students

September 15

Back To School Night - 6:00 - 7:30 PM

September 16

1 PM Dismissal Day for Students

September 20

Board Work Session - 6 PM

September 23

NO SCHOOL for STUDENTS - Teacher Training

September 30

Fall Individual Picture Day

PTA News

The RES PTA is looking for anyone interested in serving on the PTA Executive Board. The following positions are available:


Vice President



If you are interested in being nominated for one of these positions, please contact Mr. Sutton at

RES Summer Office Hours


The RES front office will be open Monday - Friday from 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM.