The Ridgecrest PTA is pleased to announce the 2019-2021 slate of officers. The nominating committee hereby places the following names into nomination: President: Brandi Allred VP Fundraising: Rachelle Mitchell VP Programs: Laura James Secretary: Renee Calm Treasurer: Eden Jordan The nominating committee has confirmed that all nominees have been a member of a PTA for…

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Staff Appreciation Week is May 13th – 17th!   Our teachers and staff do so much for students, parents and the community.  Let’s thank them and show them our deep appreciation for all they do!   There are many ways get involved and show your thanks, including donating food, gifts or volunteering your time.  Please let us know how you’ll…

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Thank you to all of our sponsors.  We had a wonderful Auction.

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Join us for an evening of fun at the Lynnwood Bowl & Skate. 6210 200th St SW, Lynnwood, WA 98036 When: Tuesday, April 16th, 6pm-8pm Cost: $7 per person Quad or Inline Skate Rental: $3.25 additional Food and concessions available for purchase (not a school fundraiser. Don’t forget socks! This is a family skate night. …

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We are looking for Volunteers to help out at the auction. Please follow the link to SignUpGenius

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Extra! Extra! Read all about us! Please take a few minutes to read our newsletter and learn about upcoming events, new programs and how your PTA dollars and volunteers are making a difference in our school community. Thank you for being part of the Ridgecrest PTA! See you at the Food Truck Rodeo & Silent Auction…

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This will be our last General Meeting of the year. Our special guest will be BeSMART to speak to the families on gun safety. April 8th @ 6:30pm – 8:00pm in the Ridgecrest Library Download the flyer        

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Registration starts April 2nd.  Click here for a list of upcoming after school programs.

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The Read-a-thon is now over and forms are due by March 8th. If you need any of the forms you can download them here: Reading Log Pledge Form  

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Get ready for Family Science Night! Wednesday March 6, 6 – 8 p.m. Family Science Night is an evening event sponsored by the PTA that provides an opportunity for students to share a science project or report they’ve worked on with other students and families. Here’s what you need to know:  All Ridgecrest students are…

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Saturday, April 13th, 5-9pm, at Shorecrest High School, age 21+ rain or shine By clicking the here you will be redirected to our auction software. The Ridgecrest PTA, home of the Ridgecrest Rams, is hosting its 1st ever FOOD TRUCK RODEO and SILENT AUCTION and you are an important part of it!  We’re bringing together…

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Ridgecrest PTA has recently been recognized by Washington State PTA as a Gold Membership Growth Award recipient! PTAs are presented with this award for enrolling members equaling at least 110% of their previous year’s total membership. That means our PTA is growing! Thank you to everyone who has become a member so far this year: YOU…

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WANTED: Can you help our school nurse stock the shelves? Looking for donations of small pants/sweatpants (6-8 pairs), also tennis shoes size 1-2. . If you can donate, please do! Just drop-off in the office. Ridgecrest Elementary School  

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A family writing event on the evening of January 29. Please save the date and look for more information coming home soon. More information here

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This year’s Bingo Night will be different than previous years. It is being planned and coordinated by 6th grade students. NEEDED:  Donated prizes for kids & adults. We’ll take those unwanted holiday/birthday gifts off your hands! Gift cards, toys, games, gift baskets, food items, spa items- all are welcome! Looking for items between $15 – $25 in value….

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Ridgecrest PTA is introduction first aid fundraiser. First aid kits are useful products that everyone needs. They are great for you, for your family, and for your friends. There are HOME and AUTO kits to be chosen. Each kit is only $9 or $16 for one package ( 1 Home + 1 Auto kit).  Order…

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The family services district chairs ask us to send a shout out to PTA members for volunteers on Dec 15th for the Holiday Baskets. They are especially in need of volunteers for food station managers Saturday morning and people to help load the food in the families’ cars from 11:30-4:30. Kids middle school and older…

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Movie Night Info: Friday, December 14 Doors open at 6pm Movie begins at 6:30pm Ridgecrest Cafeteria Featured Film:  Small Foot Bring the whole family for a fun movie, pizza & treats! First bag of popcorn free for all students. • A parent or guardian must accompany each student. No drop-offs.  • Bring blankets or low-rise chairs…

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Help Send 2019/20 5th & 6th Graders to Camp Caber! Get your Brown Bear Car Wash Tickets! 1 Ticket for $8  / 5 for $35 Every year our 6th graders sell car wash tikets to help pay for their trip to Camp Caber. Since next year both the 5th and 6th graders will be attending…

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December 3rd – December 14th Ridgecreat’s Target Itme is FLOUR! Most wanted items: peanut butter macaroni & cheese cereal (hot or cold) canned soup granola bars pasta & rice canned meats ramen noodles shelf stable milk canned fruit / veggies canned Most Wanted Teen Gift Cards: Target, Amazon, Fredmeyer, Best Buy, iTunes, AMC/Regal Movies &…

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Thank you so much for helping Ridgecrest families for the Thanksgiving holiday. We will start putting baskets together at 10am on Tuesday, November 20th. Please bring any donations to the Ridgecrest Main Office. Our fridge space is limited, please let us know if you need to bring in donations earlier. Please let me know if…

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We are looking for Parents to help out in the morning from 8:15 until the second bell (8:40). You would be responsible for: opening doors for the kids making sure that students are exiting on the curbside cars are not parking in drop off area and leaving car You can sign up here

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Join us for an evening of Spooktacular Family Fun! When: Friday, October 5 Doors open at 6pm Movie begins at 6:30pm Where: Ridgecrest Cafeteria Featured Film: Hotel Transylvania 3 – A Monster Vacation Bring the whole family for a movie, treats and costume exchange. Movie is free, concessions available for purchase. First bag of popcorn free…

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Your PTA is now recruiting volunteers for the Harvest Carnival on October 26.     A volunteer is needed ASAP to help recruit…well…more volunteers! Please contact Rachelle Mitchell at rcptaprograms@gmail.com or you can sign up to Volunteer online here.

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Please Join us for our first meeting of the year. Friday, Sept 21 @ 1-2:55pm Aftercare Room, Ridgecrest We’d love to hear from you! Meghan Nash meghanbnash@gmail.com Kristin Bates kristinlbates@gmail.com  download flyer

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Hello Ridgecrest Families, On behalf of the Parent Teacher Association at Ridgecrest Elementary School, WELCOME to the 2018-2019 school year!  Or as Principal Nunes says, “Happy New Year!”. The mission of this PTA is to provide funding, programs, events, and services that support our students and bring our community together. We work hand-in-hand with teachers,…

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What an amazing turnout for the Back to School BBQ!  The sun was out and the tunes were jamming (thanks, Mrs. Early and Robo!).  We hope you reconnected with old friends and made new ones over dinner to kick-off school year 2018-19! Thank you to the PTA Officers, past and present, for prepping and cooking! Thank…

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If you haven’t purchased your child(ren)’s school supplies, you can click through the links and purchase them from Amazon.   1st Grade Supplies List 2nd Grade Supplies List 3rd Grade Supplies List 4th Grade Supplies List 5th Grade Supplies List 6th Grade Supplies List

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Chairing an event or program is a great way to get involved in the school by working with other parents, teachers, students and staff to bring fun events and programs to our school community as well as to help raise funds to benefit all our students. It’s a great way to make new friends, too!…

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