September 24 - PTA Movie Night (outdoor) in the bus loop. Bring a blanket or chair.
September 29 & 30 - MCAP Math Testing for 4th & 5th Grade Students (see below)
Dear FRES Community,
We hope everyone has had a wonderful week and we are all looking forward to a beautiful, cool weekend. We look forward to seeing many of our families at our School of Excellence Celebration this evening. The event will take place in the bus loop and will begin at 6:30PM. Hope to see you there!
We hope everyone has a wonderful weekend,
Mr. Conroy and Ms. Pazornik
Early Fall MCAP Testing for Grades 4 and 5
September 29th and 30th
Fall MCAP Math Testing for 4th Graders, 9:30 am
Fall MCAP Math Testing for 5th Graders, 1:45 pm
For more information about the MCAP assessments, please refer to the following documents in English and Spanish.
Mr. Conroy and Ms. Pazornik
Fall Seminars are here! Science Fair, Green Team, or Unheard Perspectives...what will you choose?
Please use THIS LINK to read about our Fall Seminar offerings and to sign up. Seminar information must be viewed using your student's user name and password.
A Message from ORCHESTRA (English and Spanish)
Un mensaje de ORQUESTA
Las clases de orquesta con instrumentos comienzan la semana del 27 de septiembre. Todos los estudiantes registrados han recibido carpetas, horarios y los padres han recibido correos electrónicos de "Bienvenidos a Orchestra". Si ha registrado a su hijo pero no ha recibido nada, envíe un correo electrónico a la Sra. De Orio (email@example.com) lo antes posible.
¿Se olvidó de inscribir a su alumno de 3º, 4º o 5º grado en la orquesta? Puede registrarse en línea en http://mrsdeorio-orchestra.weebly.com/forest-ridge-orchestra.html o enviar un correo electrónico a la Sra. De Orio a firstname.lastname@example.org
From the Health Room
Forest Ridge Elementary contara con el programa Sonrisas Dentales (Smiles Dental) en nuestra escuela el dia lunes 1 de noviembre de 2021, y pronto estaran recibiendo las boletas de permiso que llegaran a su casa por medio de los estudiantes. Pedimos que los padres de familia revisen el paquete y, si están interesados, por favor completen la hoja de permiso en su totalidad y regresenla a la escuela. Tambien pueden registrarse en linea en el siguiente enlace: www.MySchoolDentist.com a más tardar el lunes 4 de octubre de 2021.
SuperSquads Cheerleading is Back!
Who: Students in Grades 2-5
Where: Forest Ridge Elementary School
When: Mondays, starting on 9/27
To register, please visit www.supersquads.org
View the flyer here
Thank you to everyone who has updated their student’s 2021-2022 emergency information using the Family File. Currently we have 70% of our students completed. This needs to be done each year, even if nothing has changed. The following video walks you through the process of completing the Family File.
You can access the Family File by logging in to the HCPSS Connect at www.hcpss.org/connect/. Once you have logged into the HCPSS Connect, select the Family File tab on the left-hand side, and then select the blue underlined "Family File" towards the center of your screen. Once logged in, parents/guardians will be asked to provide, update, or confirm the following information:
Please note, if the section you are looking at is not allowing you to move forward, then there is a question/checkbox on that page that may still need to be addressed. Please make sure to read the prompts at the top of each tab, and click to expand each section. To access our quick help guides, CLICK HERE.
Parents who have forgotten their login credentials may click the “Forgot Password” link on the sign-in page. Your user name is your email address.
IMPORTANT NOTICE: A change of address may not be made through the Family File. If you have recently moved, please contact Mrs. Jackson at email@example.com, Ms. Traini at firstname.lastname@example.org, or Ms. Williams at email@example.com for further assistance.
Here's the link to news from the FRES PTA.
Savage Fire Department Open House
Saturday, October 2, 12-4 p.m. View the flyer here.
HAMMOND HIGH SCHOOL HOMECOMING FESTIVITIES - SATURDAY, OCTOBER 9, 2021
Bring your family and friends and join in this annual, autumn tradition! GO BEARS!
Clothing Giveaway for All Family Members
Saturday, October 16 1:00-3:00
North Laurel Community Center, 9411 Whiskey Bottom Road, Laurel, MD 20723
View the flyer here.
3267 Pine Orchard Lane
Ellicott City, MD
View the flyer here in Spanish and English.
New HCPSS Community News and Programs Site:
In response to community requests for resources, HCPSS’ new Community News and Programs website makes it easy for families to find educational and recreational resources, events and after-school programs beyond the school day by non-profit organizations.
Community organizations requesting their announcements be shared in school newsletters should visit community-programs.hcpss.org for more information. Questions should be directed to the Public Information Office at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Receive HC DrugFree's Free Newsletter: To receive HC DrugFree's free electronic newsletter packed with information for parents and opportunities for students, go to https://hcdrugfree.org/enews-signup/