Greetings Elk Ridge Families!
The end of the school year rapidly approaches. Elk Ridge is brimming with testing, activities, performances, and end-of-year business tasks. Below is a glimpse of current/upcoming events. All of our evening performances are free; please come and support the Performing Arts – the kids are talented and excited to perform for a live audience.
Monday, April 28 – Friday, May 23 SAGE TESTING
Monday, May 19 – Friday, May 23 Spirit Week
Monday, May 19 NJHS Inductions (7:00 pm in the auditorium)
Tuesday, May 20 Student of the Month Breakfast (7:20 am in the Media Center); Spring Orchestra Concert (7:00 pm in the auditorium)
Wednesday, May 21 Dance Performance (7:00 pm in the auditorium)
Thursday, May 22 Community Hot Dog Roast (5:30 – 6:30 pm in front of school); Spring Choir Concert (7:00 in the auditorium)
Tuesday, May 27 Improv Nite (7:00 pm in the auditorium)
Wednesday, May 28 Wapiti Medallion Banquet (6:00 pm meal; 7:00 pm Award Ceremony)
Thursday, May 29 Spring Band Concert (7:00 pm in the auditorium)
Friday, May 30 Spring Chalk Art Festival (during the day); ERMS Art Show (4:00 – 8:00 in the auditorium)
- Thank you to the PTA for recognizing our teachers with goodies and treats during Teacher Appreciation Week. The teachers particularly appreciated the thank-you notes that were written by the students.
- The end of SAGE is in sight! Students will finish the Language Arts SAGE on Monday and Tuesday. Wednesday – Friday will be used as make-up days for any student needing to make-up any portion of the SAGE.
- PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE monitor your student’s lunch account balance to ensure that there are sufficient funds for your student to purchase school lunch.
- Lagoon Day for 9th graders is Thursday, June 5. The cost is $5 for transportation (payable to Elk Ridge and due by May 30) and $30 for the entry fee (payable to Lagoon upon arrival). Permission slips are available in the Main Office. They are due by May 30. Note: Lagoon only accepts CASH OR CREDIT CARDS – NO CHECKS.
We appreciate your diligence in making sure your students arrive in dress-code-appropriate attire. We also thank you for your continued support!
Michelle Kilcrease, Assistant Principal