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...

Principal’s Weekly Newsletter, June 10, 2019

Dear Ross Community, It’s difficult to believe another school year is about to end. We continue to be grateful for your partnership and for trusting us with your child’s education and development. We hope you have a safe and relaxing summer. We will see all K-5...

Principal’s Weekly Newsletter

Staff AppreciationWe are so grateful for the generous outpouring of love and appreciation during our annual Staff Appreciation Week. The flowers, cards, delicious treats, and happy hour were all lovely.  We are honored to partner with such a strong parent...

Principal’s Weekly Newsletter, May 20, 2019

Volunteer Opportunities We have a team from the Marriott Corporation coming to Ross on Wednesday, May 22 from 9:00am until noon to support a garden clean-up and to build bookcases from IKEA. We welcome parent volunteers to help with these projects, too. Bring your own...

Principal’s Weekly Newsletter, May 13, 2019

Principal's Weekly UpdateYearbooksIt’s last call for Ross Yearbook orders. Place your order online this week.Order online at www.freedpics.com Password: ROSS1819YB or by cash or check using the envelope coming home in backpack mail.Questions? See Ms. Juriga...

Principal’s Weekly Newsletter, May 6, 2019

Principal's Weekly UpdateWe are proud of how hard our students and teachers in Grades 3-5 have worked this year and we are confident our students will successfully “show what they know” on PARCC testing beginning Tuesday, May 6. We need all students in Grades 3-5 at...

Principal’s Weekly Newsletter, April 22, 2019

With Appreciation: Thank you to the third-grade class for supporting the 4/5 musical by baking treats and running the concession stand.YearbooksYearbooks are on sale now through May 6 for $25.00. Order online at www.freedpics.com Password: ROSS1819YB or...