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Announcements

Last Call for Yearbooks!

Yearbooks are selling out fast! Please check in with the ASB bookkeeper during school or via email, kenzeel@ckschools.org, to see if you have already purchased one. You may also check online through our payment portal under "Purchase History."

Yearbooks may be purchased online or through the bookkeeper during the school day.

Activity

2023-2024 Course Selection Information

23-24 6th Grade (Ridgetop Middle School)

June 5 - Current 5th graders will visit Ridgetop Middle School, 9-10:30, for an orientation. Buses will bring students from their elementary school. If your student is not currently attending one of our elementary schools you are welcome to bring them and check in at the office by 8:50. 

summer academy
Note: Summer Academy courses do NOT meet NCAA requirements for sports in college.

Clubs at the Ridge!

Click here to see the current clubs at RMS.

Joining a club is an exciting way to get involved and meet new people! Don't see a club that interests you? Reach out to Ms. Dru about starting a new club or fill out this form.

Sports

Register for sports online on our Athletic Registration page . Our next available sporting season:

  • 23-24 Track & Field (Boys & Girls, Grades 6-8): Sept-Oct, 2023. First day of tryouts - TBD.
  • 23-24 Fastpitch (Girls, Grades 7-8): Sept-Oct, 2023. First day of tryouts - TBD.

If you are interested in playing sports this year, you will need to have an updated physical. Peninsula Community Health Services is offering physicals - Please call PCHS at 360-475-3099 to schedule, or visit www.pchsweb.org for more information. You can also use your own provider.

If you have any questions, please feel free to email Mr. Takenouchi at shaunt@ckschools.org.

Activities at The Ridge

RMS PE Uniform/Dress Code Expectations:

We require PE students to wear shorts, sweats, or leggings and an appropriate top. No tank tops or spaghetti straps, and no mid-riffs showing. Tops & bottoms must be red, black, white, or gray. Students need to write their first name on their PE shirt, so please choose your top wisely. They also need to wear appropriate athletic shoes that provide support for active participation. Slip-on's of any sort, boots, heels, etc., do not qualify for our purposes. Thank you!

School Supplies Available

If your student is in need of school supplies, please contact Sadie Jones (district support secretary - student services) at her email sadiej@ckschools.org. The Ridgetop Supply List.

Purchase RMS Items Online

Prepay for items now! Remind students they may pickup their items from the ASB window before school and during lunches.

  + Use this link for online purchasing to purchase RMS items.

Fees

  • ASB Privileges - $15
  • Yearbook – $30
  • PE Shirt (grey w/logo) (optional) $ 6
  • PE Shorts (black w/logo) (optional) $10
  • PE Cinch Bag (optional) $6
  • Emergency Food/Supply Fee (optional) $4
  • Supply Bag with a Variety of Supplies (optional) $25
  • Reusable RMS Water Bottle (optional) $3

Hooray,  PTSA at The Ridge!

The PTSA goal is to offer new events and fundraisers to support the school and students.

https://membership-sign-up-55014.cheddarup.com

 The PTSA also has a new Facebook group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/ridgetopptsa

For any questions, we also have our PTSA e-mail ridgetopmiddle.ptsa@gmail.com 

SUPPORTS FOR STUDENTS AND FAMILIES REGARDING VIOLENCE AND WORLD EVENTS:

School violence and current world events in locations like Ukraine are causing stress and anxiety for our RMS students. With support from our district office, we have assembled resources you might find helpful. Please contact one of our counselors with concerns/needs you have. Melissa Payfer  (students A-L)  melissap@ckschools.org  360-662-2943
Steven Lee        (students M-Z) stevenl@ckschools.org     360-662-2945

School Violence Talking to Children About Violence
Managing Your Distress in the Aftermath of a Shooting
Helping Children Copy after a Traumatic Event

Ukraine

Fact vs. Fiction: Russian Disinformation on Ukraine from the US Department of State

Explaining the News to Our Kids | Common Sense Media
How to talk to children about difficult news (apa.org)

Tips for Teens Dealing with a Family Member's Deployment (militaryonesource.mil)
Talking to Your Children about Current Events | Kaiser Permanente
Talking to Children about Current Events - Resolve

Math Learning Supports

  + Math Resources - Free games, videos, worksheets to practice math concepts
  + 
Math Resources specifically for preparing for Algebra 1

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