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...

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...

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...

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...

Principal’s & PTA Weekly Newsletter, December 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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Principal’s Weekly Newsletter, September 16, 2019

Principal's Weekly UpdateMaker MondaysWe had a wonderful crowd of kiddos to launch our first Maker Monday.K-1 students are welcome in the E-Lab on Monday mornings at 8:15 and students in Grades 2-3 are welcome in the Library.  As the year progresses, we will...

PTA Weekly Newsletter, September 16, 2019

Dear Ross Families:Thank you to everyone who attended our first PTA meeting of the year last Wednesday and we hope everyone enjoyed the Back to School Picnic, especially the Metropolitan Police Department's Side by Side Band!  Special shout out to...

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

Principal's Weekly UpdateWe look forward to seeing everyone at our first PTA meeting of the year and the Back to School Potluck picnic. Please note that students must be under the supervision of adults at the picnic.They may not attend on their own. PARCC...

Ross PTA Meeting & Picnic Wednesday

PTA General Body Meeting, this Wednesday at 5:30 p.m.PTA Back to School Picnic, this Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. All parents, teachers, and community members are welcome and encouraged to attend our first PTA meeting of the year this Wednesday.  You can sign up your child...

Principal’s & PTA Newsletter, September 3, 2019

Principal's Weekly UpdateWeek of September 1, 2019We enjoyed a great opening week. It was fun to observe students making new friends and reconnecting with old ones as they explored the new playground and field. We are all adjusting to being back on our school schedule...

Principal’s & PTA Weekly Newsletter, August 19, 2019

Dear Ross Families,We had a great opening day with teachers and are just a few days away from welcoming everyone back to campus for our annual “Sneak a Peek” Open House. Open House begins at 3:00pm on Friday, August 23 followed by popsicles on the playground at 3:30...

Getting Ready for the New School Year

Dear Ross Families, Believe it or not, the new school year is quickly approaching.  Construction is wrapping up on the beautiful new playground and field, the interior of the school has been freshly painted and there is a flurry of activity in the classrooms...

Ross Summer Updates

Summer Updates: July 9, 2019Facilities UpdateWe hope our families are enjoying summer break and new adventures.  If you have walked past the school, you have surely noticed all of the construction activity.  Our new Kompan playground is being constructed and the field...