National Blue Ribbon Award

Ross has been chosen as a National Blue Ribbon School, based on a school’s overall academic excellence. Only 362 schools nationwide were chosen, so we are very proud of this award!

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Ross PTA 12th Annual Holiday Tree Sale

Dear Ross Families: Please consider supporting our school by purchasing a holiday tree from us this year.  A variety of beautiful trees in all sizes are available, as well as wreaths and tree stands.  This year we are offering the most popular Christmas tree: the...

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Ross Weekly Principal & PTA Bulletin, Week of Dec. 2, 2019

Principal's Weekly Update We hope you enjoyed a wonderful Thanksgiving holiday break. Many thanks to our parent volunteers for launching our annual holiday tree sale over the Thanksgiving weekend. There’s still time to purchase a tree or wreath or make a donation...

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Principal’s & PTA Weekly Newsletter, November 11, 2019

 STEM In the CityNovember's STEM in the CITY event is this Saturday, November 16th, from 10 am-11 am. We will meet at the entrance of the Small Mammal House in the Smithsonian National Zoo to create MAMMAL MASHUPS! All Ross families are invited! Contact Mrs. Sawyer...

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PTA Meeting & Movie Night Wednesday!

   Please join us for the 2nd PTA meeting of the year this Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. for updates on our finances and upcoming events.  Please let the JCC know if you would like your child's name added to the extended childcare list until 6:30 p.m.   Afterwards, the PTA...

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Principal’s & PTA Weekly Newsletter, October 29, 2019

Spooktacular We look forward to seeing everyone at our annual Halloween celebration on Wednesday, October 30 at 6:00pm. The Spook-tacular is a family event. Children must be accompanied by a parent/guardian. Costumes are encouraged.  Weapons are not permitted.  See...

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Forgot to snap a photo but the baked goods at Ross Elementary look incredible!🍪🍰🧁🥮 Sun is out and there’s warm apple cider too. Come by 1730 R St NW before they’re gone. Tree sale🌲 and goodies available until 4pm. Can’t make it? We deliver trees:

Rise & shine! Come get your tree, wreath, or something from a table of delicious baked goods to support Ross Elementary. Today & tomorrow 9a–4p, 1730 R St NW.🧁🌲🍪

Need something to do this rainy Sunday? We are still here until 4 o’clock selling trees and wreaths!🌲🌲🌲We’ve got a tent to keep you dry. Come support Ross Elementary at 1730 R St NW.💚



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Ross Elementary
1730 R ST NW
Washington , DC
20009 USA
TEL: (202) 673-7200
FAX: (202) 673-6644