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Arctic Academy Arctic Academy

Instructions and help for Arctic Academy Days.

Pre-K Parent Survey Pre K survey

During the 19-20 school year, the Monongalia County preschool program will receive its triennial program review.  One portion of the review is parent input.  Your insight, comments, noted strengths and concerns are very important to our program.  Please take a few minutes to complete this survey..  Thank you.

Holiday Food Drive Food Drive

The Annual WCLG Food Drive begins on November 1st!  Please send in your non-perishable food items to help those that might not have as much at this holiday time.  **One change this year that came from the organizers, RAMEN NOODLES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED OR COUNTED.  

Thank you for your generosity!

Parent Climate Survey climate survey

Parents please take a few minutes to complete the climate survey.  We are always trying to make our school the best it can be for our students and families.  This survey helps us to see where we are doing well and where we can improve.  Thank you!

monthly newsletter November Newsletter

The November monthly newsletter is available from the website.  Just go to the Newsletter link on the right side of the screen to view the newsletter.

Ridgedale Fall Fest Fall Festival

Ridgedale Fall Fest will be Friday, October 25th.  Come join us for food and fun from 4:00-8:00.  There will be lots of games, activities, and lots of time with friends.

English Learner Parent Meeting clipart of people and flags

Come meet ESL teachers and connect to community resources

New electronic absence form absence note

There is a new electronic absence form that parents can use instead of sending paper notes.  This form can be found on the Ridgedale website under Parents in the top right corner.

Professional and Service Staff Development Training clipart

Check it out!

Staff Updates Welcome

We have had several staff changes for this upcoming school year.  We are sad to see people go, but we want to welcome our new Chargers!

Schoology Parent Info Schoology Clipart
First few days of School WVU Traffic Awareness

WVU begins August 21st - Traffic Headaches to come!

Check out WVU's opening schedule.

Required Immunization Information immunization clipart

Get the latest info on Pre-K, K, 7th and 12th grade requirements!

Make-Up Kindergarten Registration Kindergarten Registration

For students who have not previously registered

Summer Library Snowflakes Summer Library Snowflakes

Come hang out with us at Ridgedale's Summer Library Snowflakes for some STREM (that's STEM plus READING!  July 8-18th Monday-Friday from 11:00am to 1:00pm.  No registration needed.  

Back to School Open House Back to School

Open House Nights for Back to School have been set.  Kindergarten and Pre-K will be on August 15th and 1st-5th will be August 19th.  More information to come soon.

Summer Math and Reading Challenge Summer Challenge

Summer Math and Reading Challenge resources and information

Summer Sizzler 2019 Summer Sizzler 2019

This year the Sizzler is coming to a location near YOU!

Check it out!

STARTALK Registration Startalk Logo

Startalk Registration Information

Ridgedale's Got Talent Talent Show
Father Daughter Dance Pics Father Daughter Dance Pics

Here is a link to the pictures that Art Garvin took at the father-daughter dance last Friday. 

https://gallery.amandagarvin.com/gallery/9100355/

This link will be up until April 30th.  Enjoy!

May Newsletter May Newsletter

Check out the May Newsletter from the side menu.

Math 4life Math 4life

The West Virginia Department of Education has created a new math initiative that Monongalia County will use to help with math instruction.  This initiative is called "Math 4life"  and has some great math resources.  Check out the flyer to find out more!

Kindergarten Chromebook Night chromebook night

We will be having a Kindergarten Chromebook Night on Thursday, March 14th from 5:30-6:30 in Mrs. Pride's room.  We will have information about Cyber Safety, and how to log into several programs at home.  It should be a very informative and fun hour.  Please let your child's teacher know if you will be attending.

Book Fair Book Fair

The Spring Buy One, Get One (BOGO) bookfair will be held Monday, March 18th through March 22nd during school hours.  BOGO is equal or lesser value.

Arctic Academy - WHAT'S THAT?? arctic academy explanation

Find out what an Arctic Academy Day is!  

Mohigan Idol Info for All Students Mohigan Idol 2019

Any student in Monongalia County can try out!

All proceeds benefit WVU Medicine Children's

Food Lunch Program Info for Furloughed Families School Lunch Information

Parents affected by federal shutdown may be eligible for help with School Lunch Program.

Kindergarten Registration 2019-2020 Kindergarten Registration

Registration will open February 1, 2019

February Newsletter February News

Check out the February Newsletter from the right side menu "Newsletters"

Pre-K/Head Start Program Pre-K and Headstart registartion

Click to check Feb. 20th's registration schedule

Parent's Guide to the Flu Flu

Flu:  What Parents Should Do

Early Retirement Notification Considering Retirement

Considering Early Retirement?  Get Info here.

Ridgedale Carnation Sale Carnation Sale

The annual carnation sale is now underway.  This sale is part of February's Random Acts of KIndness.  The money raised benefits the scholarship fund that is awarded to a former Ridgedale Charger.  

Jan. 9, 2019: Regular Day of Instruction Monongalia Logo

Information for Parents and Students about Jan. 9

January Newsletter Newsletter

Check out the January Newsletter from the right side menu "Newsletters"

Bus Driver Class Starting Bus Driver

Join Our Bus Driver Crew!

Family Math Game Night Family Math Game Night

Come and enjoy a night of food and math fun at our first annual Family Math Game Night on Friday, December 7th.  Dinner will be provided from 5:00-5:30 and then from 5:30-6:30 students and parents will learn some new math games that they can take home.

5th Grade Wax Museum Wax Museum

Come visit the 5th grade Wax Museum at 2:30 pm on December 6th.  You may be surprised at all of the famous people you will meet.

Getting Texts, Calls and emails! UPDATE! no text messages

There's an app for that!

You can add more numbers.

WCLG Holiday Food Drive Food drive

Bring in non-perishable food and/or money to donate to the annual holiday drive.  Remember there will also be "Spirit Days" throughout the next few weeks, in which the money raised will be used to purchase additional food items.  Click on the picture to find links for more information about the food drive and spirit days.

Veteran's Day Celebration Veteran's Day

Come join us Friday, November 9th at 2:00 to celebrate our Amazing Veterans.

Fall Fest November 2nd Fall Fest

Bring the family for great food, fun, and activities from 4pm-8pm.

Mother and Son Sports Night Mother and Son Sports Night

Moms and sons it is your time to come and play at the annual Mother/Son Sports Night.  Sign up and come prepared to have a great time.

December Newsletter Newsletter

The  December newsletter is now available online.  Go to the newsletter link on the right side of the banner pictures.  Save a tree and find out the happenings for the month.

Book Fair Enchanted Forest Book Fair

2018 Fall Bookfair

Chromebook Help Captive Portal

Chromebook/Google Help with "Captive Portal"

Schoology Parent Information Schoology Parent Info

Stay up to date on your student's progress by downloading the Schoology App. Parent access codes will be distributed following the first report card.

No More Engrade! Schoology is where it's at! Schoology Logo

We are excited to implement Schoology in Monongalia County Schools!

Engrade is no more!