4/13/18 Forest Ridge Forerunner

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 11:58am

Important Dates
14  9:00-10:30 a.m. Free Clothing at North Laurel Community Center  Learn more:  English Flyer  Spanish Flyer
14  5:00-8:30 p.m. Family Fun and Community Game Night at Bain 50+ Center in Columbia  Learn more
17  Walk to School Day
17  9:30 am Band Concert, 2:30 pm Orchestra Concert
17  6:30 pm Orchestra concert at Hammond HS; 7:30pm Chorus/Band Concert at Hammond HS
20  6:30-8:00 FRES 25th Birthday Celebration!  You're Invited!  View Invitation
23  Report Cards Issued
23  Last Chick-fil-A Night of the Year, Johns Hopkins Road location 
23  7:00-9:00 pm PVMS Screening of "Screenagers"  (Not recommended for children under the age of 10)  Learn more
8    6:30 5th Grade Puberty Ed Parent Meeting (Rescheduled from earlier this spring)
15  Field Day
17  School Spirit Day "Pajama Day"
18  Articulation Day - Schools close 3 hours early - Dismissal starts at 12:35
23  5th Grade Simulated Congressional Hearing
23  School Spirit Day "Red, White, and Blue Day"
12  2:00 5th Grade Closing Ceremony (Two tickets issued per student)
15  Last Day of School

​Forest Ridge News...

***FRES 25th Birthday Celebration!***  You're Invited!  View Invitation

Field Day this year will be on Tuesday, May 15th.  The rain date is Tuesday, May 22nd.  Many adults are needed to provide an active, safe, fun day for the FRES students.  Mark your calendars so you don't miss out!

Congratulations Staff Members!
Congratulations to Dr. Varlack, Mrs. Langley, Mrs. Harish, Mrs. DeOrio, Mrs. Lindenmann, Mrs. Clawson, and Ms. Burke!  They were honored last evening at the Board of Education at the GT Educator Recognition ceremony.  They were all nominated by members of the FRES community! 

Walk to School Day is Tuesday, April 17
Permission slips went home this week!  Any student who wishes to walk from Savage Library can bring a permission slip or can be signed in by an adult at the library parking lot between 8:40 and 8:50 am on April 17th.  Students may walk from any neighborhood, not just the Savage Library!  Bus riders may participate by walking around the blacktop before entering the building.  Before Care students make take their laps around the blacktop as the buses arrive. 


Spring Concerts are Right Around the Corner!
Daytime Concerts at FRES
Tuesday April 17th, 9:30am- 4th/5th grade BAND Concert
Tuesday April 17th, 2:30pm- 3rd, 4th, 5th grade ORCHESTRA Concert
Evening Concerts at HAMMOND HIGH SCHOOL
Tuesday April 17th, 6:30pm- 3rd, 4th, 5th grade ORCHESTRA Concert…please report to the auditorium to unpack and check-in at 6pm
Tuesday April 17th, 7:30pm- 4th/5th grade CHORUS and BAND Concert… Band students report to the cafeteria to unpack and check-in at 7pm, Chorus students report to the Choral/Orchestra room to check-in at 7pm.

Need Help Finding Daycare?

Parents can visit http://www.marylandfamilynetwork.org/programs-services/locate for help in finding daycare.


Link to News from the PTA President and about PTA Happenings


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.

Please note:  If the links don't work, simply copy and paste the URL into your browser.

Kennedy Krieger Institute may be able to help with your child's behavior problems.  Click here for more information.