Walla Walla Public Schools
Tuesday, 09 February 2016

Blue Ridge News, Events & Reminders

Yearbooks On Sale

Pre-order your copy of the Blue Ridge Yearbook. On sale now in the office - just $4.00!

Upcoming Important Dates

2/15/16 - No School - Presidents' Day

2/19/16 - Early Dismissal - 12:00 p.m.

2/25/16 - No School - Parent/Teacher Conferences

2/26/16 - No School - Parent/Teacher Conferences

 

5th Grade Girls Basketball Schedule

Thursday, January 21st - Berney @ Blue Ridge

Monday, January 25th - Blue Ridge @ Green Park

Tuesday, January 26th - Sharpstein @ Blue Ridge

Thursday, January 28th - Blue Ridge @ Edison

Monday, February 1st - Sharpstein @ Blue Ridge

Thursday, February 4th - Davis (CP) @ Blue Ridge

Start time for games is at 3:30 p.m. 

 

 

Volunteer Opportunity

Looking for a fun way to get involved in your child's classroom? Volunteer for Carnegie Picture Lab. Help teach an art history or art project, or help behind the scenes - you choose your level of committment. Volunteer trainings take place on: Wednesday, January 13th from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. or Thursday, January 14th from 10:00 - 11:30 a.m. at Carnegie Picture Lab Studio, 515 E. Main St., downtown Walla Walla. For more information visit www.carnegiepicturelab.com

Share the Love Fundraiser

The annual Share the Love Fundraiser begins January 19th and runs through February 12th. Students and staff have donated pennies, nickels, dimes, and quarters to help animals at the Blue Mountain Humane Society. They have raised nearly $700.00 per year for the past three years! Classrooms donating the most money will have a visit from a Humane Society puppy.

Fresh Fruits and Vegetable Program

This month students have had the opportunity to taste Dragon Fruit. Please ask your child about this new tast treat. The Fresh Fruits and Vegetables Program is sponsored by the USDA, and carefully prepared and served by the awesome kitchen staff at Blue Ridge.

Spirit Day - Crazy Hair and Moustache Day

Thanks to all who participated in January's Spirit Day - Crazy Hair and Moustache Day. Great fun was had by all.

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Other News . . .

Emerging School Parent Letter

Blue Ridge is an OSPI Emerging School. To find out more, please click the link below:

http://blueridgeeagles.org/images/pdf/EmergingSchoolLetter.pdf

Common Core State Standards

For more information about the Common Core State Standards, please click the link below:

http://www.k12.wa.us/Corestandards/default.aspx

Community Partners

These local business and local organizations support Blue Ridge, and we hope you will return the favor as you do business, plan your charitable donations, or consider volunteering.We could not do what we do without their help. Thanks to them all.

 

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Carnegie Picture Lab - http://carnegiepicturelab.com

Hepler's Big Cheese Pizza - 499 N. Wilbur Ave., 525-4422

YMCA - 340 S. Park St., 525-8863

Children's Home Society - 1612 Penny Ln., 525-3532

Coffee Cravings - 1607 E. Isaacs & 801 W. Poplar, 522-4713

Whitman College Science Outreach Program

Shoes That Fit  - Whitman College Chapter

Joann Fabric and Craft Stores, 481 N Wilbur Ave, 529-6161

 

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