May 23

Hot off the press…

Thanks to all of our wonderful student writers and editors, Rivers Edge proudly presents the Magic Mailbox 2018-2019 Literary Newsletter! We are very impressed with the talent shown by these published authors. Many thanks to the PTA for supporting our Magic Mailbox program. Mrs. Morris and Mrs. Wu are to be commended for another …

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May 20

Beat the “Summer Slide”

Summer slide isn’t a piece of playground equipment – it’s the tendency for students to lose some of the progress they’ve made during the academic year. But there are ways to keep your students’ skills sharp and have fun all summer long.

For details, resources and lots more ways to foster reading this summer, go …

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May 16

Word Masters Champions…AGAIN!

 

Congratulations to Mrs. Myers’ team who recently earned Highest Honors in the 2018-19 WordMasters Challenge™—a national vocabulary competition involving nearly 150,000 students annually. The fifth grade team scored an impressive 182 points out of a possible 200 in the last of three meets this year, placing tenth in the nation. The fifth graders …

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May 16

Thank you, PTA!

We continue to be spoiled by our wonderful PTA! Many thanks to the families who generously shared items for the snacks, breakfasts, lunches, etc. throughout the year. The number of hours our families have volunteered in and out of REES is truly amazing and very much appreciated. Special thanks to go Mrs. Colleen Robertson who …

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May 16

Kindergarten Rocks

Thank you to Mrs. Adelstein and our 126 kindergartners for another wonderful Rivers Edge performance! The students looked fantastic in their tie dye shirts. Many thanks to all who joined us for the show. We loved seeing you join in the fun!

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May 06

Thank you to our teachers and nurse!

This week we are celebrating Teacher Appreciation Week as well as National School Nurses Day (May 8). Rivers Edge has the best school nurse and teachers around. Thank you to all of our teachers and to Mrs. Gardner. We hope this week is as special as you all are!

 

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May 06

Field Day Fun!

Many thanks to Mr. Rutman and his fabulous support team for another wonderful Field Day! It was great to see all the smiling students enjoying the day with their friends and families.

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May 02

REES Rocks Worlds Competition

We are really excited to share great news from the REES VEX Robotics Team, “Techno Builders” who recently completed in world-wide competition. This was a 3-day event with 418 teams participating from 60 different countries. Each team played at least 16 games with qualifications that sent some teams to final rounds. Our Team played 17 games …

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May 02

Rising 5th Graders Getting #LifeReady

Many thanks to the 4th grade families who joined us for our Principal’s Family Session, “Preparing for 5th Grade.” We enjoyed sharing all the great things we do at Rivers Edge to make our students #LifeReady. A special shout out to Ms. Maureen Ogando who joined us from Holman Middle School and spoke to our families. We …

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Apr 30

Sweet 1st Grade Project

We are all extremely proud of our 1st graders. They have been collecting birthday party items and packaging them for families in need. The bags will be donated to Central Virginia Food Bank. Now when a family visits the food bank for assistance, they can also pick up an adorable bag of goodies to celebrate …

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