April 14, 2023
Sally K. Ride Elementary
Important School-Wide Dates:
14 - Ride Thru the Decades Spring Fundraiser
19 - Twisted Sugar Fundraiser
20 - 4th Grade Music Showcase
24-28 - STAAR Testing - Building Closed to visitors
25 - Kn Field Trip to Oil Ranch
25 - PK Field Trip to Children's Museum
1-4 - STAAR Testing - Building Closed to visitors
4 - Ride Night - Tumbleweed Notions
5 - SKR Field Day - Volunteers needed!
8-12 - Teacher Appreciation Week
11 - 1st Grade Program - Music Thru the Seasons, 6:00pm
11 - PTO Mtg, 11:30
12 - 3rd Grade Wax Museum
19 - 1st Grade Zooland
23 - Kn Celebration8:30am
25 - 4th Grade Celebration, 8:30am
25 - Early Release, 12:10 pm
Greetings, Ride Families!
We are super excited for our annual Ride Thru The Decades event tonight! If you did not pre-purchase tickets, that is OK. The kids and the staff have had a blast dressing up for each decade this week. You can purchase tickets at the door. One ticket includes all the food and games. Don’t forget to check out the online Ride Through the Decades Silent Auction. All proceeds go directly to the Ride PTO. We are able to do so much because of your support and our staff would like to give you a very heart felt thank you ❤️. See you tonight –
Online Registration for the 2023-24 school years is open for all grade levels.
Have a great weekend,
#We show courage, #We show perseverance, # We Show Integrity, We Include others, We show Kindness, We show Citizenship, We are Responsible, #We are Respectful, #We are Challengers!
STARRY Night - painted by 4th grade Artist. Come see display outside of artroom.
It’s Book Fair Time
Our Book Fair is April 11th – 17th in the school library. During the week, the Book Fair is open from 7:30 – 3:00. The Book Fair will also be open the evening of April 14th during Ride Through the Decades. Our last day of book fair is Monday, April 17th. Thanks for supporting our Book Fair. Profits support our Sally K Ride library.
Digital Payment Option for Book Fair
We have a great digital payment option that is highly encouraged for students to use. Parents can set up an eWallet for students, deposit money into it, and students will not have to bring money to school. Visit our Book Fair homepage at https://www.scholastic.com/bf/sallykrideelementaryschool
to open up an eWallet account for your child. Any left over money in the eWallet will be put on a gift card for your student to use at future fairs or online. If you have money left over from the last book fair, you can sign in to your ewallet and transfer the money to this book fair.
Book Fair Volunteers Needed
We have some wonderful Book Fair volunteer opportunities from April 4th – April 18th! Please click here to sign up to volunteer!
Thanks for volunteering!
Teacher Book Fair Wish Lists
Teachers have a wish list of books that they would like for their classroom. If you would like to purchase your child’s teacher a book, each teacher has a box in the book fair with books they would like for their classroom. You can pull a book out of their box and purchase it for them. It is always fun to let your child deliver it as a gift to his/her teacher and classroom.
Thanks for supporting the SKR teachers and the SKR library!
Ride Spirit Night
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.
Kindergarten/Second Grade 11:45-12:15
First Grade 12:15-1245
Third/Fourth Grade 12:30-1:00
Monday: Kinder, 1st, 2nd
Tuesday: ECSE, PreK, 3rd, 4th
Wednesday: Kinder, 1st, 2nd
Thursday: ECSE, PreK, 3rd, 4th
Friday: Any Grade Level
Gifted & Talented Summer Testing
Referral requests are now open for Conroe Independent School District Gifted and Talented program. Referral requests can be made by the parents of students who were unable to participate in the Spring GT testing session and 2nd grade students who did not have the opportunity to take the Cogat test in the fall. If you are interested in referring your child, you may want to discuss this with your child’s teacher at conferences. Referrals will be accepted through April 29th. Referral form can be accessed through the link below.
Ride Grade Level Newsletters
2023-2024 School Calendar
Ride's Social Media
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Parent Resource Newsletter
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