Desert Ridge HS

May 13 Newsletter with Corrected Bell Schedule

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Principal's Message

Dear Desert Ridge Families,


In less than two weeks we will be celebrating the Class of 2022. Click here for questions regarding graduation. As we approach the end of the semester make sure that you are checking your Parent Portal to stay updated on your student's grades. Visit our website to view our calendar for upcoming events.


Thank you for your continued support and we look forward to working with you and your student to provide the best learning experience that we can. Please reach out to your teachers or Desert Ridge administration with any questions or concerns.


DJ Spetz

Principal

End of Semester Bell Schedules- Corrected

Periods 5, 6, 7 will be Weds. May 25-------Periods 4, 3, 2 will be May 26

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Infinite Campus - Important Dates For 2022/23

July 5th - On July 5th Infinite Campus will be down as we make some important updates. On this date the URL to access Infinite Campus will change. To access the new URL just visit www.gilbertschools.net/IC on July 6th 2022. Remember to update any bookmarks you have.


July 11th - Our Annual Update begins. It is very important that all families complete the online ‘Annual Update’ to prepare for the new school year. The ‘Annual Update’ in Infinite Campus allows you to tell us of any updates to your contact information, address changes, and updates to emergency contacts. In order to ensure we can communicate with you regarding your student, or in case of emergency, it is essential that we have your up to date contact details. Please log in to your Infinite Campus parent portal and complete your student’s ‘Annual Update’ today. To access the IC portal visit www.gilbertschools.net/IC


July 11th @ 4pm - The IC parent portal opens for all of our secondary students. The portal provides access to your student’s schedule and other important information for the new school year.


July 19th @ 4pm - The IC parent portal opens for all of our elementary students, including details of your student’s teacher(s) for the new school year.


Download the GPS App

The GPS App includes a link to IC, as well as access to your student’s school calendar, meal information, bus routes, and other helpful information for parents and students. Visit www.gilbertschools.net/app for more information.

Update - Free & Reduced Meals Program for 2022/23 School Year

School breakfasts and lunches will continue to be free for all students for the rest of the 2021-2022 school year. This will end on June 30, 2022. In order to receive free and reduced meals following July 1, 2022 families will need to fill out an application. Students who apply and are eligible for free and reduced meals will also receive additional benefits such as waived summer school fees, waived college testing fees, waived musical instrument fees, waived or reduced college application fees, reduced internet fees, and much more! Additionally, the free and reduced meal program ensures your school continues to receive funding for many school programs. Learn more here - https://www.gilbertschools.net/menu.

Apply online starting July 1, 2022, for the 2022/23 school year - gilbertschools.net/meals

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