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, 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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Principal’s & PTA Weekly Newsletter, October 21, 2019

Principal's Weekly UpdateThank you for attending Parent/Teacher conferences. If you did not attend a conference, please contact your child’s teacher to make an appointment. We strive to meet with 100% of our families. Learning CelebrationsAt Ross, we host quarterly...

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Principal’s Weekly Newsletter, October 7, 2019

Principal's Weekly UpdateParent/Teacher Conferences We look forward to your attendance at Parent/Teacher conferences on Friday, October 11 and the afternoon of Wednesday, October 16. Teachers sent out a sign-up genius link. Please contact your child’s teacher with...

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PTA Weekly Newsletter, September 30, 2019

Dear Ross Families: Please join us this Wednesday to participate in National Walk to School Day!  We will meet at the northeast corner of 15th and R Streets, in front of the 15th Street Presbyterian Church at 7:45am and will leave by 8:00 am to walk across R Street to...

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Principal’s Weekly Newsletter, September 30, 2019

With Appreciation Thank you for the kind words regarding our National Blue Ribbon Award. As I shared with the children at Friday’s Morning Meeting, this is truly an award for the whole community, reflecting staff, student and family commitments to excellence in...

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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
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