News & Announcements
We certainly had some inconsistent weather in April with lots of rain, but hopefully we will see the sunshine in May. The grade 3 and grade 6 students will be writing EQAO during late May and early June. Grade 3 students will be writing on May 23rd, 24th & 25th and Grade 6 students will […]
Please complete the following family math survey. Information from this survey will identify needs, guide future practices, and assist in preparing staff for Rickson Ridge’s inaugural family math night. Thank you for the continued support. Survey Link: https://goo.gl/LybGec
Each year, the Ontario Ministry of Education provides an opportunity for schools to apply for a grant of up to $1000.00 to support parent engagement. Please visit Ontario Ministry of Education website for more details. Identifying our parent/family community needs is immensely important to design and organize more meaningful family engagement activities. For this purpose, the […]
Please complete the following technology survey. Information from this survey will identify technology device needs and knowledge of technology needs at Rickson Ridge Public School. Thank you. https://goo.gl/forms/JRY3cVew5JZXLTy93
We hope everyone enjoyed a great March Break and we have another long weekend coming up this month for Easter (Good Friday – April 14th and Easter Monday – April 17th). It is hard to believe that it is spring when we still have such unpredictable temperatures. We look forward to the sun and warm […]
Rickson Ridge will be celebrating family literacy with our second annual Cuddle Up and Read Event, which will be held at the school on the evening of Thursday, April 27th. Geared towards Kindergarten to Grade 4 students especially, this event welcomes families to Rickson to hear a guest author present, watch a story performed by […]
Report cards have recently been sent home. The teachers have worked very hard to give you a clear representation of your child’s accomplishments. Please review the report with your child and identify his/her strengths and make goals to help them focus between now and June. If you have concerns please don’t hesitate to contact your […]
It is amazing how time flies and we are already into February. Report cards come home Feb 15th and the teachers have been busy assessing students so that they can give you an accurate account of how your child is doing in school. Mrs. Patrick is motivating many students to read through our Forest of […]
We have come to the end of another busy year. I want to take the opportunity to thank the wonderful staff at Rickson for the tremendous job that they have done in meeting the needs of our students. We are lucky to have such a dedicated and caring staff at Rickson. I would also like […]
Dear Parents and Guardians, Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation (CASL) came into force on July 1, 2014. As a result, the Upper Grand District School Board, would like to ensure that we have your consent to receive newsletters, school and Board updates, announcements, event invitations, and other electronic messages which may contain advertising or promotions regarding school […]
Our last day of school is Friday, December 23rd.
We will see you in the New Year !
Monday, January 9th 2017
CELP and Headwaters are four-credit programs at Centennial Collegiate that all local high school aged students are eligible to apply to for a semester of grade 10 or grade 12. Students build a community of caring peers as they embark on wilderness trips, explore environmental issues, teach an elementary program, and learn critical thinking, […]
As the Holidays fast approach there are lots of fun activities happening around the school. Our focus is around kindness and giving to others. WINTER WEATHER SAFETY As the weather quickly changes, and we get excited about the onset of winter activities, please remind your child about the importance of safety while playing, walking and […]
In September, one of our students was selected to be the 2016/2017 KidsAbility Ambassador for the Guelph-Fergus area. Her story is now featured on the KidsAbility website at kidsability.com/story-melody Here is a link to the media poster that was created for her… http://kidsability.com/uploads/Foundation/MelodyStoryWebsite.pdf The Rickson team is very proud of Melody.