Staff Appreciation
We 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 community.
 
K-1 Parent Meeting
Please join us in the Ross library on Thursday, June 6 at 8:15am to learn how to support your child’s academics over the summer break and avoid the summer slide.  Students have 74 days of summer break!  We will provide instructional resources and tips for families. Questions? See Ms. Chelak and Ms. Emminger
 
Rising 4th Grade Parent Meeting
Parents of current 3rd graders are invited to a rising 4th grade meeting on Wednesday, June 12 at 8:15am in Room 205. You will learn about the schedule and program for our 4/5 team and how to support your child over the summer.
 
Field Day
Mr. Shegda is planning another amazing field day for Tuesday, June 11 at Marie Reed ES.
New this year: Ross field day t-shirts provided by the PTA in team colors.
We welcome parent volunteers who have DCPS volunteer clearance.  Please note, only currently attending students may participate in field day.  Siblings who are not enrolled at Ross may not participate.
 
Dress Code Update
Thank you for your feedback regarding the first-year implementation of the new dress code.
Based on feedback, we will continue to maintain our current dress code policy for the future.
The last week of school is FREE DRESS all week.
 
DC Public Library Summer Challenge
It is time to sign up for summer reading with DCPL.  We have teamed up with our local libraries to help support your families summer reading habits.  It only takes 20 minutes/day and you can earn some great prizes from your local branch.  You can read more and sign up using this link: https://www.dclibrary.org/summerchallenge.