Rocky River News

Rocky River Elementary School

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December 2018

News from Dr. LaRusso

This is an awesome time of year. Of course school is in full swing but it is also a time for family and reflecting on all the blessings we have to be thankful for.

To name just a few:


  • Supportive and involved parents and community members
  • Dedicated teaching professionals focused on the academic and social growth of each of our students.
  • A beautiful and well maintained campus.
  • A child nutrition staff that not only prepares healthy meals but also takes the time to get to know our students.
  • Caring Before and Afterschool Staff and Bus Drivers
  • The best kids in the world to serve each and every day!

Read to Achieve - Parents Please Click & Read

North Carolina Read to Achieve

What Every Parent Needs to Know

2018-2019 School Calendar

Please click on the link HERE to view the academic schedule for our students.

Car Line Info

Over half of our student population arrives/dismisses by car each day. In order for a smooth and orderly process, we ask for ALL drivers to refrain from cell phone use when the car line is in progress. Also, please follow staff directions/signals during supervision times. Thanks for your support in assisting us with this process!

Upcoming Events

December 6

  • 1st Grade Holiday Musical Program @ 6:00pm
  • Holiday Shoppe opens and runs through Dec. 14
December 10
  • Chick-fil-A Family Spirit Night
December 12
  • 2nd Quarter Interim Reports issued
December 19
  • Early Release @ 1:30pm
December 20 - January 2
  • Christmas Break (no school)

News from the PIT Crew...

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PIT Crew Family Movie Night - Friday, November 16th

The PIT Crew is hosting our annual Family Movie Night on Friday, November 16th from 6:00-8:00pm at Rocky River Elementary. This is a family event where guests are invited to come and enjoy a family friendly flick. If you would like to volunteer for the movie night, please contact Kim at RRES.PITCREW@gmail.com. A flyer will be coming home soon with more information about the event.

Digital Resources @ Home

Parents: Here is a step by step way to open digital resources to use at home.

Sign in System Upgrade

Our visitor kiosks were upgraded this summer with a driver's license scanner. For your FIRST visit please bring your license to be entered into the system.

Please do NOT bring to school...

ELECTRONIC/WIRELESS DEVICES

Students are not allowed to use cell phones or other wireless devices such as iPods, Smart Watches, etc. that create a disruption during the academic day. Electronic devices that create a disruption will be confiscated and a parent will be notified. Item(s) will be held in the office until a parent can pick it up.

RRES - Yearbook Sale

Yearbooks are on sale NOW! You have plenty of time before orders cease, however, the earlier you buy the more you save! Yearbooks are $18.00 and a great way to capture memories. Here's the link to order: RRES Jostens Yearbook 2018-2019

Winners Circle

Take a Lap in Your Child's Day

Thanks to everyone who attended this event! Over 700 peopled joined us at Rocky River for two events! We hope you were able to get a better look at how your child learned throughout the day in reading/math as well as some important information from your child's teacher.
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