RDES Update

Achieving Together ... ONE Family

Notes from Mrs. Hyatt

Dear Richmond Drive Families,

Thank you for all who joined in and celebrated bus drivers this past week during Bus Driver Appreciation Week. We are blessed to have have such wonderful drivers providing safe transportation for our children. Each day we did a little something special to say "Thank You."

School Improvement Council (SIC) and Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) are two organization that help our school grow. This week will begin planning for the remainder of the year with both groups. Please join us Monday evening at 5:00 for the SIC meeting and PTO at 5:30 using the zoom link below.

With much appreciation,

Janice Hyatt


Please stay safe and healthy, by social distancing and washing your hands frequently.

Please wash your child's masks each week.


We Need YOU!

SIC and PTO Meetings

Monday, February 15

5:00 SIC / 5:30 PTO

Zoom Link


Thank You Richmond Drive Bus Drivers

Laptop - Important Reminders

It is your child's responsibility to be prepared with their laptop everyday.

1. Computers need to come to school everyday.

2. Computers need to come to school charged.

3. Report any damage to computers immediately to the child's teacher.

Wednesday, February 17 - Report Cards

Thursday, February 18 - 100th Day of School

Monday, March 1 - Friday, March 5 - Read Across America Week (Fun Events to Come)

Thursday, March 11 - Early Release Day

Friday, March 12 - No School / Teacher Professional Development Day

Thursday, March 18 - Title 1 Event / Dr. Seuss Birthday Parade

Now Open Virtually

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Walk - Run - Bike to the State Capitols


Thanks for participating with your student(s), and family members in our school walk/bike/run 2021 to State Capitols.

We have traveled to our own state capitol, Raleigh, NC, Richmond, VA, and Annapolis, MD! We are on our way to Dover, DE!

The total miles we have walked/biked/run so far are 548! Remember to go to the link below to record your miles!


Happy exercising!!!

The Wellness Committee


There is still time to order a yearbook.

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Richmond Drive Staff is the BEST!

With everything that has gone on in the past year, it is even more important to meet our students WHERE THEY ARE!

Our teachers work HARD every day to get our students where they need to be.

Thank you teachers!!!

Keeping in Touch Around the School

Parents Connect with our School Counselor

Mrs. Spain works with students on an individual basis for short-term counseling/student strategy sessions for finding solutions

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Parent Need to Know Items

Absent Notes for the School

Use the email address below to send in notes when your students are absent.

Be sure to include: students first and last name, dates of absences and teacher name


Change in transportation home?

If you are ever in need to change the way your child goes home, please complete the following:

- a handwritten note must be sent to the school

- include the child's first and last name

- include the day or days of the change

- teacher's name

- parent needs to sign the note

Laptop Support

Call 324-TECH

Need additional TECH Resources families? Check the website:


SeeSaw Down / CANVAS Down

Click here to see the status of computer programs in RHS


Technology - Internet Needed at Home

- everyone needs internet access at home to complete work

- application for a FREE internet HOT SPOT -https://form.jotform.com/202474353791155

- use your phone camera up to the QR code to access the application.