Ranger Express

Rice Elementary Newsletter October 14, 2019

Big picture

The 5th Grade Class presents Seussical the Musical

"Oh, the thinks you can think" when Dr. Seuss' best-loved characters collide and cavort in an unforgettable musical caper! The production starts at 6:30 pm in the cafeteria.

Big picture


Moms, Dads, Teachers, Grandparents, Aunts, Uncles, Friends, School and College Groups & Sports Teams, and ALL Fans of Rice Elementary School Rangers:


One of the most fun and memorable nights of the entire school year, not to mention PTA's BiGGEST family event...


We cannot pull this off without our volunteers. PLEASE see the SignUp Genius link below. There are spots available in all areas, in many different time slots, and in increments as little as 1 hour of your time.


Please help us fill in the volunteer spots! THANK YOU!!

If you need more info about volunteering for Rice PTA please email Meranda at meranda.mcmillon@gmail.com

Big picture
Big picture

Red Ribbon Week at Rice Elementary October 23rd - 31st

Show your support by dressing each day according to the "send a message" theme.

Monday - Go Brain Go! Wear a hat today.

Tuesday - Take a stand for what's right! Wear camo today.

Wednesday - Send YOUR message! Class choice dress up day.

Thursday - It's okay to be different. Wear your clothes backwards.

Friday - I love my school! School Spirit Day

Big picture

What's Coming Up


October 14th - 18th Student Led Conference Week

October 14th - 18th Storybook Character Pumpkins Accepted in the Library

October 15th - Wear Red to support Dyslexia Awareness

October 17th - 5th Grade Musical 6:30 pm

October 21st - 25th - Red Ribbon Week/ 5th grade Boo Sales

October 22nd - Progress Reports sent home

October 24th - Family Fun Night 5:30-7:30

Ocotober 31st - Kinder and 1st grade will have a visit from TJC Fairy Tale Theater


November 1st - GT referral window opens - See Diana Koop, School Counselor, for parent paperwork

November 4th-8th Arctic Adventure Scholastic Book Fair

November 7th - STEM night and 3rd grade program

November 8th - Report Cards

November 12 - Picture Retakes

November 21st - PE Showcase

November 25th - 29th - Thanksgiving Holiday

Big picture
Big picture

School Hours

  • Doors Open 7:00 a.m.
  • First Bell/ Students go to class 7:35 a.m.
  • Tardy Bell/Students must have Office Tardy Slip 7:50 a.m
  • Pre K Dismissal begins: 3:00 p.m.
  • Dismissal Begins: 3:10 p.m.
Big picture