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Nancy Ryles Elementary Newsletter ~ January 21, 2022

Arrival and Dismissal Reminders

With the surge of COVID-19, we are seeing an increase in the number of students driven to school, which creates more congestion at arrival and dismissal times. For student safety and optimal traffic flow, please refresh yourself on the arrival and dismissal procedures at Nancy Ryles, which is published in our School Handbook.

TRANSPORTATION TO AND FROM SCHOOL – TRAFFIC PATTERNS
To reduce traffic at arrival and dismissal times, we encourage students for whom bus transportation is an option to ride the bus. Riding the bus ensures timely arrival at school and helps reduce car-related congestion and safety concerns at arrival and dismissal times.

IF YOU DO DRIVE YOUR CHILD TO AND FROM SCHOOL, PLEASE FOLLOW THESE PROCEDURES:
a. Drop off/pick up students along the south curb of Cormorant Drive in front of the school. During arrival and dismissal, please travel one way on Cormorant, from west to east.
b. Please stay in your car as students exit or enter the car to help keep traffic moving.
c. For safety reasons, please make sure students enter/exit on the sidewalk side (not street side) of the car.
d. Please observe and follow the directions of the staff member supervising parent drop off and pick up. Please pull away in a timely and safe manner.
e. If you need to come into the school at dismissal or arrival times, please park in the neighborhood, avoiding pick-up and drop-off zone. Pay close attention to the no parking signage.
f. To ensure student safety, cars are not allowed to enter the parking lot during arrival and dismissal times, unless it is to access an ADA parking space.
g. Please be courteous of neighborhood homes. Please do not block driveways.

***We have had several close encounters of car-to-car accidents. Please use your blinker to indicate when you are pulling away from the curb and merging with moving traffic. LOOK before you merge.

NRCO News & Events

Upcoming Events


GUEST SPEAKER: Tuesday, February 8th at 7pm

We will welcome back guest speaker Megan Barella for another session in her series: "Smooth Sailing Ahead: For Busy Families." Didn't catch the first session? Don't worry! Each session is structured to attend individually, no need to attend all three sessions. We hope to see you there.


Dining for Dollars, D4$ - Wednesday, January 26th *This coming Wednesday!

Beach Hut Deli, in Tigard, from 4-8pm

20% of ALL sales will be donated to the NRCO, that includes dine in, phone orders, online orders and doordash, but they'd love to see our community in their deli.


Dining for Dollars Teaser... coming in February D4$ at Menchie's!


Let's Be Social

Facebook https://www.facebook.com/NRCO1

Instagram @nrco_nancyryleselementary

Linktr.ee https://linktr.ee/nrco_nancyryleselementary

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Staff Spotlight--PE Team

Free Dental Care for Children

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UPCOMING EVENTS AT NANCY RYLES ELEMENTARY

February 4: Grading Day-NO SCHOOL
February 21: Schools Closed due to Presidents' Day

February 22: Staff Development Work Day--NO SCHOOL


2021-2022 District Calendar with Nancy Ryles Conference Dates


FUTURE SPIRIT DAYS

February 11 – Twin Day (or Multiples)

March 4 – 90’s Day

April 1 – Wacky Hair or Hat Day

May 6 – Color Block (each grade level gets assigned a color to wears)

June 3 -- Beach/Hawaiian Day

CELEBRATING STUDENT BIRTHDAYS

January 21

Yigit C. - 1st grade


January 22

Nicola F. - 4th grade

Miles R. - 1st grade


January 23

Amelia D. - 3rd grade


January 24

Isaac C. - 5th grade


January 26

Murphy D. - Kindergarten

Zaylyn-Jade K. - 5th grade

Sky R. - 4th grade


January 27

Yuna J. - 4th grade

Rowan P. - 1st grade

AFTER SCHOOL ACTIVITIES FLYERS

BSD flyers listed here are from community organizations with approved facility use and intergovernmental agencies (City of Beaverton, THPRD, WCCLS, and Washington County).

BSD BACK-TO-SCHOOL INFORMATION

Contains current information from Oregon Department of Education (ODE), Oregon Health Authority (OHA) and Washington County Public Health.

SOCIAL MEDIA CONTACTS

Nancy Ryles website is: https://nancyryles.beaverton.k12.or.us/

Nancy Ryles Facebook: Nancy Ryles Elementary School

Nancy Ryles Instagram: nancyryleselementary


The NRCO Facebook page is: facebook.com/NRCO1

The NRCO Instagram page: https://www.instagram.com/nrco_nancyryleselementary/


We encourage you to bookmark our website as we keep it up to date.

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