Would you like to be a guest reader for Read Across America Day? Read Across America is March 2, 2023. RCS is looking for guest readers from the community. If you would like to be a guest reader please contact the Main Office (716-736-2631, ext. 2000) by February 27, 2023.
over 1 year ago, Laurie Kozlowski
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Kindergarten celebrated the number 100 on Friday, February 10 (the 100th day of school for K-6 students). Students dressed up as if they were 100 years old. They also counted hundreds of objects. A big thank you to the second graders that got in on the counting fun.
over 1 year ago, Micah Oldham
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A big thank you goes out to the PTO for hosting Friday's Spread the Love event. Students made Valentines, decorated cookies, and donated non perishable goods to the Riple Food Pantry. Great job!
over 1 year ago, Micah Oldham
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*** IMPORTANT NOTICE *** *** ATTENTION PARENTS/GUARDIANS *** There will be Early Dismissal at 12:00 p.m. for students on Friday, February 17, 2023 for staff training. Please enjoy your extended Mid-Winter Recess.
over 1 year ago, Laurie Kozlowski
Early Dismissal
RCS PTO Family Fun Night Spread the Love Friday, February 10 6:00-7:00 pm RCS Cafeteria Admission - a "dry-good" item to be donated to the Ripley Food Pantry
over 1 year ago, Laurie Kozlowski
Spread the Love
Best Day of the year! Check out these kinder crafters.
over 1 year ago, Micah Oldham
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More than 50 students participated in January's Gymnastics After School Program. Students were flipping, tumbling, rolling, dancing, jumping, and having a great time! A big thank you goes out to the staff that made this program the success that it was.
over 1 year ago, Micah Oldham
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The following students were recognized this morning for exhibiting one or more of the Ripley Character Strengths; Grit, Respect, Responsibility, Leadership, and Thankfulness. Great job scholars!
over 1 year ago, Micah Oldham
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Check out these poets!
over 1 year ago, Micah Oldham
A Chubby Little Snowman
Kindergarten scholars have been learning how living things impact the environment. Students worked in groups to prepare soil to make it sturdy enough for a house. They tested their hypotheses by using legos and blocks to build a house and document how the environment changed.
over 1 year ago, Micah Oldham
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Members of the Chautauqua Lake Student Admin Team visited RCS yesterday to deliver candy-grams to each student. CLCS students introduced themselves during a school-wide Crew Celebration and then visited individual classrooms to read a story and make the deliveries.
over 1 year ago, Micah Oldham
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PK-G6 students visited the Ripley Public Library to decorate the mini trees and listen to a story. The upcoming Winter Break begins on 12/22 with students returning on 1/3. Families are encouraged to visit the library over the break to check out the trees. Great job scholars!
over 1 year ago, Micah Oldham
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The Kindergarten and 3-6 Select Chorus did a wonderful job performing their Holiday Concert this past Tuesday. It was wonderful to see the gymnasium packed with friends and family. A big thank you goes out to Mrs. M for her work with these musicians. They did great!
over 1 year ago, Micah Oldham
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RCS Staff will be kicking off the Christmas in Ripley festivities at 6:30pm this evening by caroling on a hay-less hay-wagon. The wagon will be traveling around the village of Ripley and families are encouraged to come outside if they hear singing. Pictured is map of the route.
over 1 year ago, Micah Oldham
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We will be holding an Ugly Christmas Sweater competition amongst staff next Friday to raise money for Project Love Bear. Students are encouraged to get in on the fun with holiday themed garb.
over 1 year ago, Micah Oldham
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There has been a change to the district calendar. The last day of school for the month of December will be Wednesday, December 21. There will be no classes for students on Thursday, December 22 to allow for an in-service day. All RCS faculty and staff will be participating in a day-long CPR/AED/first aid mandatory training.
over 1 year ago, Micah Oldham
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We held our December Crew Celebration today. The following students were recognized for completing their nightly reading homework daily. Every student (PK-6) at RCS has nightly homework. This homework assignment is to read or be read to for a minimum of 15 minutes. Great job!
over 1 year ago, Micah Oldham
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Second grade scholars made models of different landforms today. Students are learning about how maps take a Bird's Eye View of the geographic characteristics of a community or area. They also learned about symbols, legends, and geographic vocabulary. Great job!
over 1 year ago, Micah Oldham
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Our Annual Scholastic Book Fair is now open ONLINE at: https://www.scholastic.com/bf/ripleycentralschool In-person shopping will be on Thursday, December 1st from 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Books make a wonderful gift for all ages.
over 1 year ago, Laurie Kozlowski
Online shopping open
Grades 5 & 6 have been studying the Eastern Hemisphere during Social Studies. Ancient Egyptians believed that they could take objects and loved ones with them into the afterlife. Students practiced some of these ancient techniques by mummifying an apple. Great job scholars!
over 1 year ago, Micah Oldham
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