Ridgeview STEM Junior High School

August 2, 2019

August has arrived and school is right around the corner!

The school year is fast approaching! Over 50% of our students have completed the back-to school online forms. Thank you! If you have not done so already, please CLICK ON THIS LINK to access directions for Back to School which will take you to the Pickerington website. Update or complete your child's demographic and medical information by August 7th. This critical contact information assists us should your child become ill or injured while at school. Class schedules cannot be picked up until this information has been completed.

Mark Your Calendar--Important Dates

Wednesday, August 7- Nationwide Children's Hospital’s Mobile Care Center will visit Ridgeview STEM Junior High from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. See more info below.


SCHEDULE PICK UP

**Wednesday, August 7- 8:00-11:00 a.m.

**Thursday, August 8- 4:00-7:00 p.m.


**Schedules will only be released if all Back to School paperwork has been completed, all previous fees are paid and immunization records are up-to-date.**


OPEN HOUSE-Tuesday, August 13

Thank you in advance for observing the following schedule to accommodate parking:


8th grade: 5:00-5:50 p.m.

7th grade: 6:10-7:00 p.m.


Thursday, August 15- FIRST DAY OF CLASSES

Thursday, August 29-School Pictures

Friday, August 30 & Monday, September 2 - NO SCHOOL


Important Athletic Dates

Friday, August 9-Pay to Participate-1st payment due

Tuesday, August 13-Fall Athlete Drug Testing 9:00-11:00 a.m.- RV gym-$10.00

Friday, September 13-Pay to Participate-2nd payment due

PLEASE MAKE SURE YOUR CHILD IS CURRENT ON IMMUNIZATIONS

Nationwide Children's Hospital’s Mobile Care Center will visit Ridgeview STEM Junior High on August 7th from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Your student can get shots, a checkup, physical, blood work and much more. Contact Sharon Schmitz, Pickerington Schools - PLSD Health Services Supervisor, or call (614) 306-1005 to make an appointment. Parents are always welcome but don’t need to be at the appointment. For more, visit https://www.nationwidechildrens.org/…/school-based-health-s….
***Note: The services provided are not meant to replace your child’s doctor. When your child has any medical need, your first call should always be to your child’s doctor who knows your child best. No child will be denied care due to inability to pay for services.
Fairfield Dept. of Health Walk In Clinic for shots-Aug. 6, Aug. 20, Sept. 17, 5:00-7:00 p.m.

Staying Organized!

Part of being a successful student is staying organized. Student Planners are an excellent tool to help with this task. Student Planners are available in the main office for $5.00 cash or check.