Ride Blast

November 4, 2022

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Important School-Wide Dates:

November

8 - Election Day - Student Holiday

9 - Children's Festival Field Trip - Kn, 1st, and 2nd grade

10 - PTO Mtg

11 - Veteran's Day - Salute to Our Veterans, 10:00am Woodforest Bank Stadium

14-18 - Texas Generation Week

15 - Spirit Night - Mia's Table, 11:00am - 9:00pm

17 - Third Grade Music Program, 6:00pm

21-25 - Thanksgiving Holidays

Principal Message

Greetings, Ride Families!

We started the week with Halloween and we are ending the week with the End of Daylight Savings Time. Don't forget, Daylight Savings Time ends on Sunday, November 6th. It was a busy but good week. Next week, we have Election Day on Tuesday, November 8th. In addition to that, we will be celebrating Veterans Day on November 11th @ 10:00am, Woodforest Bank Stadium. See below for more information

We also will have our 3rd Grade program, "Patriotic" on Thursday, November 17th at 6:00pm.

We are so appreciative of everyone’s continued efforts to keep our community safe and healthy.


I hope you have a wonderful weekend,

Sincerely,

Megan Burnham


# We are Responsible, #We ARE Respectful, #We ARE Challengers!

Veteran's Day - We Salute You


On the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918, an armistice, or temporary cessation of hostilities, was declared between the Allied nations and Germany in the First World War, then known as “the Great War.” Commemorated as Armistice Day beginning the following year, November 11th became a legal federal holiday in the United States in 1938. In the aftermath of World War II and the Korean War, Armistice Day became Veterans Day, a holiday dedicated to American veterans of all wars.


On this day, we honor all current and former members of the Armed Services. Our country’s greatness is built on the foundation of your courage and sacrifice.

Please Join us in a Salute to Our Veterans on Friday, November 11, at 10:00 AM at Woodforest Bank Stadium. Veterans in attendance will receive a Conroe ISD JROTC challenge coin as a small token of appreciation for their service.


This event will be livestreamed on the Conroe ISD YouTube channel.

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Message from Ms. Hodge

Thank you so much for your family's support for the 4th - 2nd grade skating unit. It has been incredibly exciting to see our skaters grow in their confidence and abilities. Thanks to our helpful crew, our students' skate time has been maximized and we are seeing lots of students learn new skills! It looks like some kids will be adding skates to their wish list!

PE Skating Unit

Generation Texas Week

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Minted Fundraiser

We are partnering with Minted this holiday season. Get 20% off all holiday cards and gifts with our exclusive discount code, and Minted will donate 15% back to us. Use Code: FUNDRAISESALLYKRIDE at checkout. Scan the QR code to start shopping!
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Referral Requests for Gifted and Talented Testing

Referral requests are now open for Conroe Independent School District Gifted and Talented program. Referral requests can be made by the parents and/or campus staff. Referrals will be accepted October 3- December 16, 2022. Download the Referral Form and email referral form to lscollins@conroeisd. Spring GT screening window: January 23-27th.

Ride Night

Please join us for our next Ride Night at Mia's Table on Tuesday, November 15th from 11 am - 9 pm. Please mention Ride when you order so that 20% of your order will be donated to the school!

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Save The Date

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Spring Carnival Fundraiser

Do you love organizing events? Do you have a talent asking for donations? Want to be involved in our spring fundraiser and carnival? Come to our first planning meeting Thursday November 10th at 10:00am and find out how you can help!

Get Your Yearbooks Now While They Are On Sale

Lunch Sign-Up

Due to limited seating in the cafeteria, we are offering two options for lunch signups. You will have the opportunity to sign up to eat in the cafeteria with your child or outside in our gazebo/picnic table area. You will not be able to change locations after signup is complete. If you sign up to eat outside and it rains, you will be unable to move into the building due to limited seating. You may sign up for another day/time.

Each slot is available for two adults and the child you are eating lunch with..

Please see the schedule below for designated grade level lunch visitor’s days. Make sure that you sign up under the correct time slot for your child’s lunchtime. Each student may have a lunch visitor once every 3.5-week period. This ensures every parent has an opportunity to sign up. Remember to bring a valid id when you visit the building.


Due to limited seating in the cafeteria, we are asking all parents with small children to eat outside in the gazebo area.


Lunch Sign-Up


Lunch Schedule:

Kindergarten/Second Grade 11:45-12:15

ECSE/Prekindergarten 11:55-12:25

First Grade 12:15-1245

Third/Fourth Grade 12:30-1:00


Visitation Days:

Monday: Kinder, 1st, 2nd

Tuesday: ECSE, PreK, 3rd, 4th

Wednesday: Kinder, 1st, 2nd

Thursday: ECSE, PreK, 3rd, 4th

Friday: Any Grade Level

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Parent Newsletter for Resource

Please follow the link to learn more about Parent Resources.


Parent Resource Newletter

Ride Grade Level Newsletters

Office 365

Below is the PDF link to instructions on how to install your Office 365 account.

Each CISD student has five FREE copies available for their use on various devices.

Ride's Social Media

Do you follow Ride Elementary on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter?


Facebook: Ride Elementary, Conroe ISD

Instagram: @ridecisd

Twitter: @RideCISD

Get Connected!

Stay in touch with CISD by downloading our new mobile app!



Download the app on your mobile device today and select ‘yes’ to receive push notifications with the latest news and updates from the District.


Key Features:

  • Push Notifications - Select ‘yes’ when you download the app to receive the latest push notifications from the District.
  • Calendar Events - Add events to the calendar on your personal mobile device directly from the calendar section on the app.
  • News - Check out the latest District-wide and school news all in one place!

Parent Access Login

By logging into Parent Access, you can check your child's grades, assignments, and attendance.


To access your child’s information online you must register for an account.

Please go to the following link and follow the directions below:


http://www.conroeisd.net

Click the “Student/Parent” tab

Click on “Parent Access Center”

Click “Register”

School Messenger

All SMS messages received from the Conroe ISD District Office and your child's campus will begin with "Conroe ISD:" and come from the subscribe code 67587. If you have not yet opted-in to receive SMS messages, you can do so at any time throughout the school year by texting "Y" to 67587.