Mary's Weekly Update 3-10-17

posted Mar 10, 2017, 1:02 PM by Cynthia Friedman

PJ and Reading Day

We will be holding a Pajama and Reading Day on Friday, March 24th.  Students will be able to dress in their favorite fuzzy pajamas and slippers and settle down with their favorite book.  They will also be able to bring in a snack to share (just like our Birthday Bash).

State Testing

We are scheduled to begin state testing the third week in April.  Parent information forms about this testing, including the opt-out form, are available at the main office. If you have any questions, please contact Principal Sharon Dursi Martin at

Site Council Parent Representative Needed

The Ridgeline Community Organization (RCO) is searching for intrepid souls who are interested in representing the parents on Site Council.  Parent reps should be willing to serve for 3 years—attending both the monthly Site Council and RCO meetings. Each year we work on several projects including the Parent Survey, annual calendar, and the School Improvement Plan (SIP). Interested parties should submit a paragraph explaining who you are and why you’re interested in the position, along with a photo, to be published in an upcoming eNews. These Contact Cynthia in the office if you have any questions about this position. The deadline for submission is March 24. The next Site Council meeting is Monday, March 20, 6-7:30pm. Interested parents are encouraged to attend this meeting.

3 Weeks Left to Buy Shingles

The Ridgeline Rising campaign has three weeks left; there’s still time to donate and help! Share this link – – to spread the word about our Buy-a-Shingle community challenge and help raise the new roof.


Saturday, 3/11                 OBOB Grades 6-8 Regionals at Willamette High School

Sunday, 3/12                     Daylight Savings Begins

Thursday, 3/16                 Board Meeting 6:30-8:30pm

Friday, 3/17                       Lottery 10am

Friday, 3/24                       Last Day to Claim Lost & Found Items

Mon. 3/27-Fri. 3/31        Spring Break

Monday, 4/3                      Classes Resume (this is different from the rest of 4J!)

Tuesday, 4/4                     RCO Meeting 6-7:30pm