8:00—8:20 Breakfast is Served
8:25 Students must be in Classrooms
8:26 Morning Announcements
3:00 Begin Dismissal
3:10 Buses depart from Rippleside
Peanut Aware School - Please avoid bringing peanut products into the building.
The Ripple Effect: Catch the Wave
PBIS Mission Statement: The mission of Rippleside's Catch the Wave program is to create an effective learning community in which all members are actively contributing through the consistent practice of respect, responsibility, safety and positive attitudes.
PBIS IN THE HOME:
During the month of May, Rippleside Elementary will be focusing on Staying Strong. The PBIS team at Rippleside Elementary recommends will be reviewing all the ways that we can show respect and kindness. Rippleside will have one last PBIS rally. We will be celebrating the behavior successes of the year including giving away two bikes to those students who did not receive a minor or major all year long.
STUDENTS OF THE MONTH:
We are so excited to announce May’s STUDENTS OF THE MONTH.
1st Grade – Dutch Hasskamp in Ms. Beck’s classroom
3rd Grade – Pixie Gravening in Mrs. Proctor’s classroom
4th Grade – Tucker Priem in Mrs. Nordick’s classroom
6th Grade – Drew Paulbeck in Mr. Statz’s classroom
Congratulations students and parents. We are so proud of you!
2019-2020 Kindergarten Sections and Update:
The new kindergarten students will receive a letter later in the summer about who their new teacher will be. We are uncertain on the 2019-2020 enrollment and the school board will decide our section size based upon that enrollment. Thank you for your patience.
AMERICORPS READING and MATH TUTOR POSITIONS:
Positions begin August 2019 and run through June 2020. Positions require availability, every day, Monday- Friday, during regular school hours.
Elementary or Kindergarten-Focused Literacy Tutor: Provide literacy tutoring and support for students in Kindergarten through 3rd grade or Preschool setting, during school hours.
Math Enrichment Tutor: Provide math tutoring to improve the skills of 4th-6th grade students at Rippleside Elementary School.
Minimum Qualifications: Must be 18 years of age or older by August, 2019.
Must have at least a high school diploma or a GED by August, 2019. Go to www.minnesotamathcorps.org to read the complete list of qualifications and to apply.
How to Apply: Our positions begin in August of 2019. For more information, please visit www.minnesotamathcorps.org.
Questions? Please contact Jenn at firstname.lastname@example.org or 218-422-6017.
Visit www.ReadingandMath.net to apply online.
I want to thank the entire Aitkin Community for your kindness and support over the past 8 years. My wife and I will be moving as I have taken on a new leadership role in St. Michael-Albertville, MN, as an elementary principal. We will miss you all and wish you the very best. Jesse Peterson and family.
Jesse C. Peterson
Rippleside Elementary Principal
June 10 - July 25
Summer Food Program at Rippleside Elementary
July 10-July 25
Breakfast 8:00 - 9:30 am
Lunch 11:15 - Noon
Free to kids
Adult Breakfast is $2.50
Adult Lunch is $4.25
Volunteer in our Garden - Summer help needed!
I Love to Read Month