Mustang E-Blast, Week of January 17th
Welcome Back! Please find enclosed some important information for this week:
- Next week, January 22nd – 26th) is THE GREAT KINDNESS CHALLENGE. The “GKC” is a nationwide initiative to empower and encourage schools and students to create a culture of kindness and friendship. Be sure to ask your students about their daily activities this week. For more information, please see http://www.greatkindnesschallenge.org/.
- Here are some upcoming important dates to remember:
-Friday, January 26th Our next Richland Round Up, Friday Flag Salute and Student of the Month
-Thursday, February 1st Kindergarten registration begins. Packets will be available for pick up in the front office.
-Friday, February 2nd Family Friday Football. Parents are invited to purchase breakfast in the cafeteria and join their students to play football before school. Studnets will be wearing their favorite jerseys to school!
-Friday, February 16th-Monday, February 19th President’s Day weekend, No School.
News for our PTO, FOR Club:
- Mixed Bags Fundraiser is here! One catalogue per Richland family will be sent home in backpacks at the end of the month!
- The next FOR Club meeting will be next Tuesday, January 23rdat 6 p.m. Hope to see you there!
- Wednesday Movie afternoons have been a big hit and the kids LOVE them! However we will need a few parent volunteers to continue the fun! If you are Interest in volunteering, please email the FOR Club
- Here are some important FOR Club sponsored events coming up:
-Friday, March 24th Spring Dance!
-Thursday, April 26th Apex Fun Run
- School-wide assembly, H20 Where did you go? Monday 1/29/18
- TK & K STEAM Thurs 2/1
1st, 2nd and 4th STEAM Friday 2/2
3rd and 5th grade STEAM Thursday 2/15
- Helen Woodward animal presentation Tuesday 2/6 -TK & K
Helen Woodward animal presentation Tuesday 2/13 -TK & K
- La Jolla Playhouse at Richland for performance Friday 2/23
Sign up to help with the STEAM dates at https://www.smusd.org/Page/27345
All help is appreciated! Many hands are needed to make STEAM a success.
Thank You Lowe's!
Richland Makerspace gives a huge thank you to Lowe's Gives Foundation. Richland makerspace received a grant from Lowe's for $3250 to update the room. This update will benefit every student at our school. More information will come as the project moves forward.
Follow our Instagram for photos of the project richlandsteammakerspace
Have a great week, Mustangs!
Julie Barbara, Principal
"It is vital that when educating our children’s brains we do not neglect to educate their hearts." ~ Dalai Lama