Ride Blast

January 31, 2020

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Dates to Know

2/3 - First 100 Days of School

2/11 - Progress Reports Go Home

2/17 - Student Holiday

2/20 - PTO Meeting 11:30 am

2/20 - Math/Science Night - 5:30-7:00 pm (Set up 5:00 pm)

2/27 & 28 - Go Texan Day

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Order Your Yearbook - LAST DAY!

Hurry, hurry hurry! Time is running out! Yearbooks are on sale for $30.00. Yearbooks will only be sold online at Balfour.com through January 31, 2020. Order now before it's too late!

If you need help purchasing your yearbook click here for detailed instructions or contact us at RidePTO.com.

Ads For Grads

Attention 4th Grade Parents:

Ads for Grads are here…show your 4th grader how proud you are of him/her! Ads for Grads appear in a special section of the yearbook dedicated to our 4th grade SKR Challengers. You may include a special message and a photo. Go to Balfour.com to purchase your ad.

Deadline for Ads: January 31, 2020.

Cost for Ads (message and picture): $15.00

Ride Spirit Night-OUT

ASI Gymnastics (FM 1488)

February 14th, 7-10 pm

Pre-register at https://asigymnastics.com/

Space is Limited. Don't miss the fun!

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Spring Carnival & Fundraiser

The PTO is seeking donations for our auction (Items adults would like) and kids' raffle (Items kids would like) as well as sponsorship for our event to minimize event cost. If you are a business owner or have connections that can help, please contact ridepto@gmail.com. Likewise, if you can help by contacting a few businesses on our Past Donor List, the Spring Carnival & Fundraiser Committee could use your help. Please contact us.

Federal Report Card

Our campus 2018-2019 Federal Report Card has been posted on our school's profile page.

From our school’s website:

  • Go to "Our School/Campus"
  • Click “View School Profile"
  • Select “Accountability Reports”
  • Click “2018-2019”
  • Select "Federal Report Card"

Prekindergarten Information for CISD

Conroe ISD will be expanding all current half-day prekindergarten programs to full day in the 2020-21 school year. Currently, The expansion is in response to the House Bill 3 requirement that all prekindergarten programs operate as full-day programs. Registration for the 2020-21 school year will take place April 20-24. Eligibility determination and enrollment will take place at the elementary school to which the student is zoned. Please visit www.conroeisd.net/ci/early-childhood/ for more information.

Math & Science Night

Calling all STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) community members! SKR teachers are planning our annual Math & Science Night and are looking for presenters! We would love to include our SKR community in this special event. Please contact Julie Boland (jboland@conroeisd.net) if you are interested in sharing your STEM expertise with our students and families!

Thursday, February 20

5:30-7:00

Set up begins at 5:00!

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Socks in the Box Drive

LAST DAY! Bring new socks and drop in the box.

Thank you for your help in supporting our community.

Knox Drama Theatre Arts Workshop

Please see the attached form if you'd like to sign up for their workshop.
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Character Trait Inclusion

During the month of January, we are focusing on the character trait inclusion. Inclusion means to be included. Examples of inclusions are listed below. Students in second, third and fourth grade wrote examples of inclusion on the winter theme cutouts that are displayed on our character bulletin board:


Ways to show inclusion:


  • Ask others to play at recess
  • Read together
  • Be a partner in PE
  • Include everyone
  • Listen when someone is talking
  • Be a partner in the classroom
  • Talk to everyone
  • Be friendly
  • Sit by someone at lunch

Library Volunteers Needed

Sign up opportunities to shelve books are now available

click to see all the come-and-go opportunities

Kindergarten and first grade parents, if you are interested in helping during your child's library time and you are able to do so every other week throughout the school year, opportunities are still available.

click here to sign up

NEWS FROM PTO


Please join the Ride Parent Teacher Organization (“PTO”) which meets the second Thursday of each month at 11:30 am. PTO has a new website: www.RidePTO.com.

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