Lunar New Year 2020

We are pleased to continue our annual Lunar New Year celebration and ring in the Year of the Rat with showcases of Chinese and Korean culture. We are also presenting a special display of Winter Lanterns in recognition of the first winter season at the REACH.

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Principal’s & PTA Weekly Newsletter, February 3, 2020

FY 21 Budget Update Budgets have been released to Principals and should be available publicly later today. Our initial school allocation is $3.1 million with a $131K increase from FY20.  DCPS has created a new pocket budget guide for families and community...

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Principal’s & PTA Weekly Newsletter, January 13, 2020

Parent/Teacher ConferencesWe look forward to meeting with you at Parent/Teacher conferences on Friday, January 17 or Wednesday, January 29.  Please sign up in advance using the link your child’s teacher shared in the weekly updates.  There is no school for students on...

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Principal’s & PTA Weekly Newsletter, December 16, 2019

  Wishing all of our families a safe and joyful winter break and the happiest of holidays to those families who are celebrating.  We look forward to seeing you all back from break in the new year!  The first day of school after break is Thursday, January 2, 2020 Lost...

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Principal’s & PTA Weekly Newsletter, December 9, 2019

  Principal's Weekly Update Many, many thanks to our generous community members who supported our annual Tree Sale, Bake Sale and “Super Saturday” events. It was a beautiful day with so much positive energy. Our industrious students participated in a variety of STEM...

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On Wednesday, March 11, 2020 @EverybodyWinsDC will host its Annual Gala, honoring @SenatorBurr at the @CapitalHilton. It will be a beautiful evening commemorating 25 years of service through reading.

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Yesterday, February 5, was #WorldReadAloudDay! Thank you @HollinMeadowsES @Plummer_ESDC @JOWilsonDC
@BancroftDC @RossESDC @Plummer_ESDC for allowing me the opportunity to read aloud to some of your students! @scholastic @litworldsays


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