Richland Elementary School

Proud Traditions and New Opportunities


Mustang E-Blast, Week of  February 22nd  

We hope our weekly e-blasts help give you up-to-date information on upcoming events at Richland.


·         Our Annual Shadow a Mustang STEAM day is Friday, March 10th.   Due to this exciting event. THERE WILL BE NO FLAG SALUTE THIS DAY. 


·         Reading Across America Week  starts on Monday, February 27, and is filled with activities and contests to promote reading including:


Mustache Monday - February 27  Wear a mustache!      Inspired by The Lorax

Top Hat Tuesday - February 28   Wear your favorite hat!      Inspired by The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins

Wacky Wednesday - March 1     Wear wacky clothing (mismatched, backwards, inside out, etc.)!       Inspired by Wacky Wednesday

Read My Shirt Thursday - March 2   Wear a shirt others can read!   Inspired by I Can Read With My Eyes Shut!

Stop, Drop, and Read Friday - March 3      Everyone reads from 9:00 - 10:00


Contests include:


Door contest with a reading or book theme. 


AR point contest - The grade level who has the most AR points that week is the winner!


There will be guest readers to read in classrooms that week.


The Green Eggs and Ham breakfast will be on Friday, March 3.


Looking forward to a fabulous week that makes reading fun for everyone!



·         Students in 3RD, 4TH AND 5TH have a “Waking up Courage” Assembly on Friday, February 24th



·         KINDERGARTEN/TRANSITIONAL KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION 2017/2018: Packets can be picked up from the office.                                 


News from your FOR Club:

  • Our next FOR Club meeting is  Friday, March 17thh  FROM 2:30 – 3:10  in the cafeteria.

·         Here are some upcoming Dine Outs to put on your schedule.  Yay, more nights of no cooking:

ü Menchies 3/2/2017 11am-10pm

ü Panda Express 3/23/2017

ü Rubios 4/13 2pm-9pm

ü Boudin 4/20 4pm-8pm

ü Souplantation 5/4 12pm-9pm

·        Another great way to help support FOR Club and our children's educations is by saving the box tops from products you already buy!  Keep on clipping and saving!

Have a great week, Mustangs. We love learning and “Creating Magic” with your children!

Julie Barbara, Principal

"It is vital that when educating our children’s brains we do not neglect to educate their hearts." ~ Dalai Lama

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