Riverside Elementary

Riverside Newsletter 10-22-21

Mrs. Martin's Message

Whoot! Whoot! We just received news that Riverside Elementary School has made the list for the 2021 National Rankings of elementary schools!!


Riverside Elementary School is ranked #206 in Michigan Elementary Schools. Schools are ranked by their performance on state-required tests, graduation, and how well they prepare their students for high school. Read more about how we rank the Best Elementary Schools.


What a great celebration for all our stakeholders! Thank you for your role in helping achieve this status! We are blessed beyond measure!

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Our walk-a-thon and costume parade is next Friday, October 29 @ 2:30 PM. Please feel free to come and join us!! We will be holding the celebration outside. We will have trick or treat bags for the students and music for their enjoyment!! Please send in all of your students fundraiser sheets this week. Everything is due by Friday. Thank you so much for all of your support!

Trick or Treat

We are accepting donations of prepackaged candy and/or treats for the parade. We would greatly appreciate your help!! You can send items in with your student or drop them off in the office. Thank you in advance for your support!!

Kindergarten Friends Enjoy A Visit From Our Local Firefighters

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Thank you so much to our local fire department for sharing their knowledge with our Kindergarten students!! Our friends really enjoyed having them here!

Mrs. Shriver's Section

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Michigan Fall Weather Changes

Welcome to the Michigan Fall weather!! The weather is forever changing, and we would like to ask you to please make sure that your student(s) have proper attire everyday. Our friends go outside daily.


We have also noticed an influx of students coming to the office in need of proper hydration. We would appreciate if you could please send your student(s) to school with a water bottle. Thank you so much for your support!

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Home Math Curriculum Video

Please watch this math curriculum video with your student. It's a great way to engage and help them grow their Math skills at home.

Food Service Paperwork

Students should've brought home a Lakeview Food Service form that needs to be filled out by a parent and returned to school. Every student that brings the form back will receive a prize from our prize box. This form is essential for us to have completed. Thank you in advance for your support with this. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to call the office.

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Original Works

Our art teacher, Mrs. Nickert, will be sending home packets of artwork your student(s) have created this Friday thru Monday. These items are available for purchase through Original Works. All of the information is included in the packet. Orders are due in by Friday, October 29th.

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Dates to Remember


October 29th ~ Riverside Walk-A-Thon

November 1st ~ Picture Retake Day

November 3rd ~ Conferences

November 5th ~ 1/2 Day, Dismissal @ 11:50 AM

November 8th ~ Zoom Conferences

November 11th ~ 1/2 Day, Dismissal @ 11:50 AM

November 12th ~ 1/2 Day, Dismissal @ 11:50 AM

November 24th ~ 1/2 Day, Dismissal @ 11:50 AM

November 25th & 26th ~ No School, Thanksgiving Break

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Our office is open Monday-Friday from 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM


Please call if we can be of any assistance at (269)565-4700.


We hope that your weekend is enjoyable!!


Mrs. Rose and Mrs. Scheidler