Forest Ridge News and Events...
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Picture Retakes Are October 18 @ 9:30
ABSENTEES & RETAKE DAY Tuesday, October 18, 2017
All students who were absent or are new to FRES since September 8 will be photographed. Parents of new students or students who were absent should contact the main office for an order envelope if they wish to order portraits. You may also have your portraits retaken on this day if you are not happy with the original portrait. The entire portrait package must be returned. Please have your child bring the portrait package to the photographer on retake day.
Parent Reading Night
What: Raising Readers: A Parent Work Session
Who: For Parents of Third, Fourth, and Fifth Graders
Why: To observe how students’ written responses to what they read provide evidence of their thinking and understanding
When: Thursday, October 19, 2017 6:00-7:00
Where: In The Media Center
Family File MUST Be Updated Yearly, even if the info has not changed.
This is for your child's safety. Please take the time to update the file. Your child will not be permitted to attend a field trip until the Family File is updated. This will be strictly enforced. In addition, your child's interim progress report or report card may also be held.
Number of children whose parents haven't updated: 107. We're getting there, but we're not at 100% yet!
Follow this link for more information.
Family Fit Night - Save the Date - Registration in Progress! Register here!
Mark your calendars for a FREE FAMILY FOREST RIDGE Wellness event….FIT2Order’s FIT Family Night!
When: October 26, 2017
Time: 6 - 8 pm
Highlighted Stations To Include Kid Friendly Boot Camp, Martial Arts, Zumba, Yoga, Dance Party Finale, Parent Nutrition Workshop, and Wellness Tables. Click on the links below for more information.
Daycare Providers in Our District
As a service to our parents, we advertise daycare providers who are located in the Forest Ridge district:
Ages 6 weeks to 12 Years; Before & After School Care
Uses a State-Approved Curriculum
Jigna Bhatt(Just Like Mom Daycare)
Loving and caring, just like mom
Licensed day care in Stone Lake community
Care available for kids 2 years and older
Christine Hernandez (Christine's Family Daycare)
8 weeks & older
I can provide before/after care but I do not transport children to/from school. I watch school age children over the summer as well
Hours 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Community News for Parents
Happenings at the North Laurel Multiservice Center (MSC) - 9900 Washington Boulevard, Suite I
Thanksgiving Help - Howard County residents can REGISTER to receive a free turkey and a box of non-perishables at MSC on Tuesday, October 17, 9-3.
Free Clothing - FREE clothing for all ages, infant to adult, Saturday, October 28, 9:00-10:30 a.m. at North Laurel Community Center, 9411 Whiskey Bottom Road, Laurel, MD 20723
WIC enrollment at the North Laurel Multiservice Center, 9900 Washington Boulevard, Suite I every Tuesday from 12:30pm-4pm.
Please visit the Community News and Programs page at:
http://www.hcpss.org/community-news-and-programs/ for announcements of upcoming events and programs sponsored by non-profit organizations.
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