Timberwolf Times

January 11, 2019

Tiffany Ridge Elementary School

School Hours: 8:40 - 3:30

School Phone: 816-359-4400


Principal: Desiree Rios

Assistant Principal: Megan Pudenz

Counselors: Taylore Griffith and Leslie Andes

Important Dates for Upcoming Events:

January 12th: Mercury Gymnastics Night @ 6:30-8:00pm

January 17th: Papa John's Night @ 5:00-8:00pm

January 18th: Donuts with Watch DOGS @ 7:30-8:30am

January 21st: NO SCHOOL, Martin Luther King Jr. Day

January 24th: 2nd Grade Musical @ 6:30pm

January 25th: Movie Night @ 6:30-8:00pm

February 5th: Chick-Fil-A Night

February 12th: PTA Meeting, TR Media Center @ 6:30pm

February 14th: Classroom Friendship Parties @ 2:30-3:15

February 16th: Mercury Gymnastics Night @ 6:30-8:00pm

New Music Teacher at Tiffany Ridge!

Mike Helton is a new face at Tiffany Ridge this semester! He accepted the position of Music Teacher, coming to us from Liberty Schools. Mike is a certified teacher of both vocal and instrumental music, K-12. Mike lives in Lee's Summit. In addition to playing music professionally with several outstanding groups, he volunteers time with Band of Angels, Dream Factory and Hope House. He wants to grow in the students a connection with the arts that lasts a lifetime. We are thrilled to have Mr. Helton on the Tiffany Ridge teaching team!

Redistricting Updates:

Families will receive letters at the end of the week or early next week with information about any changes to school placement for the 2019-2020 school year. If you have any questions about this information, please reach out to our school office at 816-359-4400. You may also find more details on the Park Hill School District website by clicking HERE.

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Movie Night!

The students voted and the results are in. Tiffany Ridge PTA will be hosting PTA movie night on January 25, 2019 at 6:30 PM featuring Incredibles 2. Come join TR families at Tiffany Ridge for a FREE movie night….free movie, free popcorn, and free bottled water. Wear your pajamas, bring a blanket and settle in with a bag of popcorn. To add in the fun, students may also wear pajamas to school on January 25th (the day of the movie). Remember this is a family event. Students are not allowed to be dropped off. Please email TiffanyRidgePTA@gmail.com with any questions. Hope to see you there!!

Spelling Bee Study Session Opportunity

We are excited to announce the opportunity for you to attend spelling bee study sessions at 6 p.m. in the Board Room at Park Hill School District Office. The study sessions will be Wednesdays January 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th, February 13th and 20th and Thursday February 7th. There is no sign-up necessary, just drop by if you are available. You can stay for five minutes or the whole time, whatever fits into your schedule and you can come to one or all sessions. If you’re not already signed up for the district spelling bee, you have until February 1st to sign up on the district website.

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Park Hill School District Parent Night

Park Hill's next Suicide Prevention Parent Night will be January 22, 2019. Additional information can be found here.

New Student Open House for the 2019-2020 School Year

On March 11th from 5:30 to 7:00 pm, all Park Hill elementary schools will be hosting an open house for new students based on redistricting. Please click to go to the Park Hill website to find out more about the new boundaries. If you have questions about your student's location for next year, please feel free to call our office at 816-359-4400.

Yearbook Information

You may reserve your 2018-2019 Tiffany Ridge Yearbook at this time. Use the link below to place your order!

Watch DOGS!

We have open dates for our Watch DOGS program! Please call the school office at 816-359-4400 to schedule your day to be a Watch DOG for a day this year!

2018-19 PTA CALENDAR

2018-19 CALENDAR

Tiffany Ridge PTA

Have you joined PTA? Sign up online to support your Tiffany Ridge Timberwolves!


2018-19 PTA board

Crystal Hughbanks – President

Meredith Viljoen – Vice President of Membership

TBD – Vice President of Fund Raising

Meagan Imgarten – Secretary

Joe Ciccio – Treasurer

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Tiffany Ridge Elementary

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Dr. Desiree Rios-Principal

Megan Pudenz-Assistant Principal