"Some students have waited all weekend to return
to a place where they feel safe and valued...
that place is your classroom!"
It's not about test scores; its about raising
Weekly Events and Activities
**STUDENT EMPOWERMENT WEEK**
Monday October 26th--"BE A Hero Day" (wear Red, White, Blue), REACH College & Career Awareness and Fine Arts Priority Day, and Show Choir Concert (6PM)
Tuesday, October 27th--"Respect Yourself & Others Day"
(Sunday Dress/Bow-Tie) REACH Math Priority Day and Band Concert
(Beg.Band 6PM/Int.Band 7PM
Wednesday, October 28th--"Sock It To Bullies Day" (Crazy Socks)
REACH Science Priority Day
Thursday, October 29th--"Be On A Drug-Free Team Day" (Favorite Team
t-shirt, jersey, sweatshirt) REACH Language Arts Priority Day and
Orchestra Concert (Beg.6PM/Int.7PM)
Friday, October 30th--"Halloween Dress Up Day" REACH Social Studies and PE Priority Day
Fossil Ridge Student Spotlight
While I was briefly observing a class late last week, I
overheard one of our Teachers say the following to her
Students..."You are BRILLIANT!" I know without a doubt
that all of us at Fossil Ridge have the same feeling about
our Students...indeed we are all lucky to be at such a
This week several of our Fine Arts Students will be sharing
their talents with Parents, Faculty, Staff and Community
with our Fall Choir, Band and Orchestra Concerts. Prepare
yourselves for some fabulous pieces!
Mrs. Gubler's Visual Art Students "Installation Art"
...Three dimensional art work that is designed to
completely change the space, often incorporating materials
found on site.
Fossil Ridge "Get Your Brain On" Students of the Week..
Happy Birthday Mrs. Mary Emett (October 30th)
This past week Mr. Webb (Science 7)was named the
94.1 The Planet; "Best Teacher on the Planet" for the
week of October 18th-24th. Mr. Webb was nominated for the
award by one of his Science Students!! Congratulations to
Mr. Webb :)
Fossil Ridge Professional Learning
"Be Sure To" Reflection Strategy (2 minutes)
"Show Me Your Cards" Assessment Tool (5 minutes)
"Student-to-Student Assessment" (10 minutes)
BE EXCELLENT on PURPOSE!!