Pumpkin Math in 2nd Grade

Today, Mrs. Farris' second grade class has been working with pumpkins to integrate the upcoming holiday with mathematics. The students are working on estimating, counting, and creating a K-W-L chart to to explore and document their learning experiences.

Kindergarten Goes to the Farm

We had such an amazing trip today to Wendel Farms in Indiana!! Right when we got to the farm we loaded up on a big tractor and took it all the way out to the Pumpkin Patch!! Every student got to pick there very own pumpkin from the field. Some are big, some are small, [...]

Kindergarten Learns about Fall!

We have been learning so many amazing signs of fall here in Room 116!We compared and contrasted different types of apples, learned about different shapes, sizes, colors and flavors.  We celebrated the end of our unit with APPLE DAY, a fun day where we tasted all different kids of apples,cored and peeled apples to make [...]

Fall Festival is Tonight! SUNNY SKIES

The Weather Man is calling for 75 and SUNNY weather tonight for our annual Fall Festival!  We will be meeting at Niederman Family Farms from 4:30 to 8:30 tonight. If you bought tickets before today, please wear your bracelets to the farm. If you forget, we will have a list at the door to double check [...]

Mayas and Olmecs and 5th Grade, Oh My!

Students in the 5th grade have been learning about Ancient Mesoamerica by studying the Mayas and the Olmecs.  These ancient civizilations started their migration during the Ice Age to North, Central, and South America from the area that is now Russia and Alaska.  5th grade has learned that during the Ice Age there was a [...]

RAZing it up with Mrs. Grubbs!

ALL of Mrs. Grubbs' second grade Title students recently advanced to the next RAZ Kids reading level. Their independent reading levels are improving because they're working so hard to improve literacy skills every day. Hooray for these Ridgeway stars!

4th Grade Visits Miami Hamilton!

The fourth graders visited Miami Hamilton for the Butler County Water Festival. We learned all about low head dam's, water magic, and all the uses of water in our lives!  Students were engaged in hands on learning throughout the trip and came back excited to learn more!

5th Grade Physical Education Assessment

The 5th Graders in the State of Ohio are required to track physical activity as part of their P.E. Grade.  Below is an assessment that ODE requires 5th graders to take.  The 5th graders have to track their physical activity for a week using the pyramid and the grid below the pyramid. The assignment is due [...]

Dental Checks at RW: December 10th

MOBILE DENTIST Don’t forget to have your parent fill out the permission slip for the Mobile Dentist coming on December 5th to Ridgeway Elementary! They offer cleanings, screenings and fluoride treatments. NO child is EVER turned away for lack of resources! Turn in your permission slip by Friday, October 10th!  

FREE Ride from Ridgeway for the Parade!

WE WOULD LOVE FOR YOU TO JOIN US FOR THE Homecoming Parade is Friday, October 10th Parade starts at 5:30. Game starts at 7:30  Ridgeway is excited to walk in the Big Blue Parade and would lvoe for students and families to join us!  We encourage you to wear Ridgeway gear OR blue/white for our [...]