In light of the violent threat made against schools in Arkansas, the North Little Rock School District is taking extra steps to ensure that each campus remains a safe and healthy environment for everyone. We maintain communication with law enforcement, who will have a presence at every campus on Thursday, August 29. The safety of our students and staff is top priority in the North Little Rock School District.
Volleyball practice will be at 5pm on Tuesdays and Fridays for 2nd-5th graders. Practica de volilbol sera los martes y los viernes para los estudiantes de 2-5 a las 5
After assessing transportation issues during the first week of school, the district has adjusted school start and end times. The new times will take effect on 9/3. Elementary: 7:50 a.m.-2:40 p.m. Middle: 8:00 a.m.-3:15 p.m. High: 8:25 a.m.-3:40 p.m. (Note that middle school times did not change.) Thank you for your understanding.
This Friday we will have an informational meeting at 5pm for parents and guardians of 2nd-5th grade students who want to play volleyball. The cost is $15 to play. Thank you! Este viernes tendremos una reunión informativa a las 5pm para padres y tutores de estudiantes de segundo a quinto grado que quieran jugar voleibol. El costo es de $ 15 para jugar. ¡Gracias!
*SCHOOL BUS ROUTES* Click on the link below. You will be able to view bus routes. Contact the Transportation Department at (501) 340-5150 for questions. http://northlittlerockar.apptegy.us/bus-information--7
The school bus route information is now available at the link below. Please remind students of bus expectations. https://www.nlrsd.org/bus-information--7
The 2019-20 Parent-Student Handbook is now available at the link below. There have been updates made to it since last school year. Please read the handbook and become familiar with our policies, including expectations when it comes to conduct. https://5il.co/978l
Summit parent meeting May 6 at 6 pm in the NLRMS large auditorium. #beintheknow
The district is aware of flooding in a number of areas. We ask that you use extreme caution as safety is top priority. Our transportation department is making sure students get to school safely, although there will be some delays. Tardies will be excused today as a result of the flooding. Thank you for understanding.
Fantastic job by the Ridge Road Elementary Student Council, who presented at tonight’s board meeting! They discussed all of the great things going on at their school to enhance student learning and achievement.
No school for students on Friday, March 15! #happyspringbreak
Attention all 5th graders!!! We are looking for new band students!! This Tuesday and Wednesday are the final 2 band nights to sign up for 6th grade band next year!! You MUST attend one of these nights to be in the 6th grade band for the 2019-2020 school year. Yay Band! What: Band sign-up nights for 5th graders When: February 19th and February 20th Where: NLRMS Large Auditorium Time: 4:00pm-7:00pm (it is come and go)
All elementary schools will hold Kindergarten Round-Up on April 11, 2019 @ 1:30 . Incoming kindergarten students and their parents are welcome to attend at their zoned school. Online registration for all students NEW to the district will open on Monday, Feb. 18.
School starts back tomorrow, January 8th! We are ready to welcome back all our Ridge Road Wolves. We hope everyone had an amazing Winter break.
School resumes for students on Tuesday, January 8, 2019. Have a safe and happy New Year!
Reminder: Parent Engagement Night with Community Resources Tonight, November 13th 5:30pm - PTA meeting 6-7pm - Book Fair open with Community Resources Ridge Road Elementary will host a “Parent Engagement Night” to allow our parents the opportunity to view several community resources available to North Little Rock residents. Booths will be set up in the lobby with information on varies community resources. Booths will open after the PTA meeting. The PTA Meeting will begin at 5:30 in the gym. Elections for PTA positions will be held at this meeting. Refreshments will be served at Book Fair! Recordatorio: Noche de participación de los padres con recursos comunitarios Esta noche, 13 de noviembre. 5:30 pm - reunión de la PTA 6-7pm - Feria de libros abierta con recursos comunitarios Ridge Road Elementary organizará una "Noche de participación de padres" para permitirles a nuestros padres la oportunidad de ver varios recursos comunitarios disponibles para los residentes de North Little Rock. Se instalarán cabinas en el vestíbulo con información sobre diversos recursos de la comunidad. Las cabinas se abrirán después de la reunión de la PTA. La reunión de la PTA comenzará a las 5:30 en el gimnasio. Las elecciones para los puestos de la PTA se llevarán a cabo en esta reunión. ¡Los refrigerios serán servidos en la Feria del Libro!
TONIGHT AT THE RIDGE Fall Festival 6-8 pm Fun • Games • Food Bring your whole Family! $6 wrist bands for all the games $1 per ticket for food items Get them at the door if you didn't pre-order. Don't forget to dress up if you want! ESTA NOCHE EN EL CANTO Festival de Otoño 6-8 pm Diversión • Juegos • Comida Trae a toda tu familia! Muñequeras de $ 6 para todos los juegos. $ 1 por boleto para alimentos Llévelos a la puerta si no hizo un pedido anticipado. ¡No te olvides de vestirte si quieres!
Ridge Road Flu Clinic is scheduled for Wednesday, October 24 from 9-11 am. Consent forms are being sent home this week. Students must have a completed form in order to receive the vaccine. Forms are also available on the NLRSD website for your convenience. If you have any questions, please contact the school nurse. La clínica de gripe Ridge Road está programada para el miércoles 24 de octubre de 9 a 11 am. Los formularios de consentimiento se enviarán a casa esta semana. Los estudiantes deben tener un formulario completo para recibir la vacuna. Los formularios también están disponibles en el sitio web de NLRSD para su conveniencia. Si tiene alguna pregunta, comuníquese con la enfermera de la escuela.
UPDATE: Walk & Bike to School Day has changed to FRIDAY October 12th, with the impending rain! We will meet at Levy Church of Christ on Camp Robinson Road at 6:45 am and start walking or biking no later than 7:00. We will take the trail to Massie Road up to Ridge Road and then cross over the walking bridge. Parents are more than welcome to volunteer and walk with us. Please sign up with your classroom teacher if you plan on participating or volunteering.
FLAG FOOTBALL Practice is this Wednesday at 5:30! If you are interested in playing then just show up to practice with Coach Ford. This is for grades K-5 and the cost is $20. Practice will be on the field behind the school. BANDERA DE FUTBOL ¡La práctica es este miércoles a las 5:30! Si estás interesado en jugar, entonces ven a practicar con Coach Ford. Esto es para los grados K-5 y el costo es de $ 20. La práctica será en el campo detrás de la escuela.
Good evening parents and guardians. Today important information was sent home with your student regarding morning drop off and classroom visits. The information can also be found on our school website found at nlrsd.org. Please take a moment to read over the information. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact me. Thank you for your support. Buenas noches padres y tutores. Hoy se envió a casa información importante con su hijo sobre dejar de la mañana y las visitas al aula. La información también se puede encontrar en el sitio web de nuestra escuela que se encuentra en nlrsd.org. Tómese un momento para leer la información. Si tiene alguna pregunta, no dude en ponerse en contacto conmigo. Gracias por tu apoyo.
From RRE: Our girls basketball team will play in the championship tomorrow at 10:30am in the high school arena. The cheerleaders will compete at 1:30pm. All stars will play games afterward. The cost is $2 per person over 5 years old. Desde RRE: Nuestro equipo de basquetbol de ninas jugará en el campeonato mañana a las 10:30 a.m. en el gimnasio de la escuela secundaria. Las porristas competirán a la 1:30 p.m. Todas las estrellas jugarán después. El costo es de $ 2 por persona de más de 5 años.
Las escuelas primarias de North Little Rock llevarán a cabo conferencias individuales con los padres para explicar el progreso de sus hijos en la escuela. Estas conferencias se llevarán a cabo el jueves 15 de febrero de 2018, de 3:00 p.m. a 6:00 p.m., y el viernes 16 de febrero de 2018, de 8:00 a.m. a 11:00 p.m. No hay clases para estudiantes el 16 de febrero. La conferencia de padres y maestros, que durará aproximadamente de diez a quince minutos, le dará a los maestros y a usted la oportunidad de hablar sobre el progreso de su hijo en todas las áreas del programa escolar. Asegúrate de haber programado el tuyo y llegar a tiempo.
The North Little Rock Elementary Schools will hold individual conferences with parents to explain their child’s progress in school. These conferences will be held on Thursday, February 15, 2018, from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm and Friday, February 16, 2018, from 8:00 am to – 11:00 am. No School for Students on February 16th. The parent-teacher conference, which will last approximately ten to fifteen minutes, will give the teacher(s) and you an opportunity to discuss your child’s progress in all areas of the school program. Make sure you have scheduled yours and be on time.
Valentine's Parties are tomorrow at 1:30. Be sure to send valentine's with your child to pass out to their class. Parents are welcome to visit the classroom during party time. Las fiestas de San Valentín son mañana a la 1:30. Asegúrese de enviar tarjetas de San Valentín con su hijo para que se desmayen en su clase. Los padres son bienvenidos a visitar el salón de clases durante la fiesta.
SLAM Night On Thursday, February 8th, Ridge Road Elementary will host “SLAM Night” starting at 5:30. Students and parents will be involved with Science, Literacy, Athletics, and Math learning stations. It will be an evening of learning made fun! Pizza will be served for all those that attend. Hope to see you there! Noche de SLAM El jueves, 8 de febrero, Ridge Road va tener la noche de SLAM a partir de las 5:30. Los estudiantes y padres participarán en las estaciones de aprendizaje de Ciencia, Alfabetización, Atletismo y Matemáticas. ¡Será una noche de aprendizaje divertida! La pizza será servida para todos los que asistan. ¡Espero verte allí!
PTA Meeting January 11th at 5:30 Stay to "Meet the Wolves" afterwards! Reunión de la PTA 11 de enero a las 5:30 ¡Quédate para "Conocer a los lobos" después!
PTA meeting tonight (Tuesday) at 5:30. The Book Fair will be staying open until 6:30 tonight as well. Come visit the Book Fair anytime this evening for hot cocoa and cookies. See you there!
Parents, don't forget this Friday is picture day! You can purchase online or fill out the form that was sent home with your child. Most importantly, wear your best smiles.
This week is Fit2Live week! Monday: Wear your favorite hat Tuesday: Come in your PJ's Wednesday: Crazy or Messy Hair Thursday: Wear Crazy Socks Friday: Wear Your Favorite College or Sports Jersey or Shirt
This Friday the 20th is the last day to pre-buy your wristbands for our Fall Carnival on Oct. 26th. Every wristband pre-purchased will receive a ticket for a free popcorn. Wristband - $5 Chili Cheese Nachos - $3 Nachos - $2 Hot dogs - $1 Popcorn - $1 Candy, snack cakes - $1 Drinks $1
If you would like to join us tomorrow morning for Walk to School Day, we will meet at Levy Church of Christ at 6:45am. Si usted desea participar en el paseo a la escuela, nos encontraremos en Levy Iglesia de Cristo a las 6:45am
Introducing our new PTA President: My name is Jamie Prater my son is in 3rd grade here at Ridge Road Elem. I have been married to my husband for 15 years this December. I have lived in Arkansas for almost 30 years now. I moved down here from Chicago with my mom when I was 8 years old. We love to camp and play on the lake. I love to read and I am a big kid at heart. My favorite book series are Hunger Games, Twilight, Percy Jackson, House of Night. Our Favorite movies are Star Wars, Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit just to name a few. I work part time at Hillcrest Camshaft in Little Rock, Ar. I am so beyond happy to PTA president, and will do my best to help make Ridge Road Elem one of the coolest schools in the district.
We are collecting Box Tops for Education this year. We hope everyone will participate in helping us collect them. Be sure to ask your friends and family to help us too. They are on so many different types of products. First Turn in date is October, so turn in what you have next week! Each box top is worth 10¢ for our school!! There are many exciting things we'd love to do with this money to make our school even better.
4 de Octubre ¡Ayúdenos a celebrar el Día de Caminar o Andar en Bicicleta a le Escuela! Nos reuniremos a la Iglesia de Cristo Levy sobre el Camp Robinson Road a las 6:45 de la mañana y empezar a caminar o andar en bicicleta a la escuela antes de las 7:00. Tomaremos el camino a Massie Road y luego a Ridge Road. A continuación, camos a cruzar el puente a pie. Los padres pueden ser voluntarios, y caminan con nosotros. Por favor, registrarse con su maestro si va a participar o ser voluntario.
October 4th is National Walk or Bike to School Day. Help us celebrate by joining us at 6:45am at the Levy Church of Christ on Camp Robinson Rd. We will start walking no later than 7:oo. We will take the trail to Massie Rd. up to Ridge Rd. and then cross over the walking bridge. Parents are more than welcome to volunteer and walk with us. Please sign up with your classroom teacher if you plan on participating or volunteering.
From Ridge Road: No school tomorrow. De Ridge Road: No hay clases manana
From Ridge Road: PTA Meeting tomorrow, Tuesday, in media center at 5:30pm. Vamos a tener una reunion de la PTA en la biblioteca a las 530pm.
The North Little Rock Elementary Schools will hold individual conferences with parents to explain their child’s progress in school. These conferences will be held on Thursday, September 21, 2017, from 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm and Friday, September 22, 2017, from 8:00 am to – 11:00 am. The parent-teacher conference, which will last approximately ten to fifteen minutes, will give the teacher(s) and you an opportunity to discuss your child’s progress in all areas of the school program. The time you sign up for will belong to you. If you are unable to visit during one of the available times, please contact your child’s teacher as soon as possible so he/she may find alternate means of meeting for parent-teacher conferences. The parent-teacher conference is an important part of our elementary reporting system. We appreciate your cooperation and hope that every parent will make a special effort to attend.
Last day of school is May 30!
Elementary Math Wars Competition Wednesday, April 26, 2017 10:00 a.m. Central Baptist Church 5200 Fairway North Little Rock
The North Little Rock School District is closed today, Friday, January 6, 2017 due to weather conditions. Stay safe and enjoy the day.
Ridge Road Elementary School Supplies list is now available in our DOCUMENTS section.