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ENGAGE IN LEARNING

Nick Roman, Principal
Jenn Jones, Assistant Principal

 

Rocky Run Elementary
95 Reservoir Rd.
Fredericksburg,
VA  22406
Phone: (540)-286-1956
Fax: (540)-286-1955

 

Congrats Rocky Run Canstruction Winners!

Here are a few pics from our DOUBLE win this weekend for CANstruction.  We won the People Choice Award with 3401 votes.  We also won the award for Best Use of Labels. All together with the cans from our crayon box and our votes we, as a school, collected 5022 cans of food for the food bank!​



IT'S FLU SEASON!
NURSE KALEY WOULD LIKE TO REMIND US TO TAKE PRECAUTIONS TO PREVENT THE FLU.  PLEASE READ THE ENCLOSED DOCUMENT FOR SOME INFORMATION THAT CAN HELP TO KEEP US ALL HEALTHY DURING THE FLU SEASON.

CLICK HERE FOR FLU PREVENTION TIPS
 
  • NINJA NIGHT on Friday 2/13 from 6:00-10:00 pm!!!
  • This event is limited to 50 kids, ages 5-12…so don't wait to sign up.
  • Drop off is between 6:00-6:30 and pick up between 9:30-10:00. Parents do not need to stay with their child…making this a perfect date night opportunity!
  • There is a waiver that must be signed, which can be done at the door or a copy will be posted on the PTO website http://www.rockyrunpto.org/
You MUST sign up and pay ahead of time in order to reserve your child's spot. Go to the following link to pay for your child: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/rocky-run-ptos-ninja-night-hosted-by-mt-kim-martial-arts-tickets-15259291953
  • The cost is $25 for the first child and $15 for each sibling.
Let us know if you have any questions. This is guaranteed to be a fun and positive TaeKwon Do experience for everyone!!
Rocky Run PTO has a new "spirit night" planned for you! Mt. Kim Martial Arts is sponsoring a "Ninja Night" at their facility for us. 100% of the proceeds come back to our PTO…yep, we get every penny! They will provide the staff, pizza, crafts, movie, and constructive fitness focused games. TaeKwon Do experience is not necessary.
 

Rocky Run Calendar
 

Click on the picture to view December/January Newsletter.

Reminder:
*All adult visitors to Rocky Run are required to show a photo ID before receiving a visitor pass.*

 

 


 
 
 
District Announcements
PRINCIPAL APPRECIATION WEEK JANUARY 25-31

The week of January 25-31, 2015, has been recognized by the Governor as Principal Appreciation Week.  The school division would like to take this opportunity to recognize all Stafford County principals for their hard work and dedication in providing educational leadership so that our students grow and succeed.  Click here to read the Certificate of Recognition from Governor Terence R. McAuliffe.
Stafford County Spelling Bee Rescheduled for February 2

The Stafford County Spelling Bee has been rescheduled for Monday, February 2, 2015, 6:00 p.m., at Drew Middle School Auditorium located at 501 Cambridge Street, Falmouth, VA  22405
Stafford County Public Schools Schedules Redistricting Public Hearings

Elementary School Redistricting Public Hearing

The public hearing for comment on the redistricting plan that may affect Widewater, Moncure, Hampton Oaks, Kate Waller Barrett, Winding Creek, Garrisonville and Park Ridge Elementary students will be held on Wednesday, January 28, 2015, at 7 p.m. at North Stafford High School.  The changes are recommended to reduce the overcrowding at Widewater Elementary and potential overcrowding at Winding Creek Elementary in the 2015-16 school year and future years.

Middle School Redistricting Public Hearing

The public hearing for comment on the middle school redistricting plan that may affect Rodney Thompson, H.H. Poole, Stafford, Shirley Heim and AG Wright Middle School students will be held Thursday, January 29, 2015, at 7 p.m. at Colonial Forge High School.  The changes are recommended to reduce the overcrowding at Rodney Thompson Middle School, the projected overcrowding at Shirley Heim Middle School and the underutilization of Stafford Middle School beginning in the 2015-16 school year.

Parents are encouraged to attend the public hearings to receive a presentation of the recommendations and share comments regarding the proposed changes.  Written comments may be submitted to Pat Druash at pdruash@staffordschools.net.  All comments received will be shared with the school board members.  News Release 14-33
  • North Stafford High School is located at 839 Garrisonville Road, Stafford 22554.
  • Colonial Forge High School is located at 550 Courthouse Road, Stafford 22554

TEXTBOOKS UNDER CONSIDERATION FOR ADOPTION AVAILABLE FOR PUBLIC REVIEW
All teachers and interested parents are encouraged to review textbooks under consideration for adoption and to complete an evaluation rubric.
 
Locations to review Business and Marketing (6-12), ESL (9-12), World Languages (8-12) and IB Sciences will be at the Alvin York Bandy Administrative Complex in the Professional Development Center, Room 16 located at 37 Stafford Avenue, Stafford, VA and England Run Library, 806 Lyons Blvd., Fredericksburg, VA 22406.  Completed rubrics will be forwarded to the appropriate textbook committee.  For detailed information on specific textbooks under consideration, please click here.
With Winter Months Here, It's Time to Re-Register for the New Stafford Alert System

Stafford upgrades Community Emergency Alert System using a new vendor, Everbridge. Users will still receive alerts about different emergency-related situations including severe weather, natural disasters, traffic incidents and government and school closings. The new system will also offer Reverse 911, which sends automated phone calls to groups of people living in a specific geographic area, and enhanced mapping to allow messages to be sent to subscribers within defined or ad-hoc areas of the county. In addition, the new system will allows users to customize the alerts they want to receive and also lets them choose how they want to receive alerts whether by text message, email and landline.   Additional information can be found on the Stafford County website here.  If you have not re-registered for the new system, please register now.
 
MISSION STATEMENT:  To empower students to be active participants in their learning and understanding.
 
Vision Statement
The Rocky Run Learning Community is dedicated to innovate, integrate, and motivate while achieving our mission.

Students will accept and demonstrate their responsibility to be lifelong learners using components of effective effort to include:  Time; Focus; Resourcefulness; Strategies; Use of Feedback; Commitment 
 
Staff Members - Through collaboration staff members will provide research based, innovative, and engaging instruction. This will be accomplished by creating an environment that fosters an intrinsic desire to learn.
 
Families & the Community -  Parents, staff, and community members will work together as a collaborative team to encourage students to become active learners and good citizens.
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Rocky Run Elementary parents can access the School Report Card using the link below to find school information including student performance, accreditation rating, school safety, attendance rates, teacher qualifications and experience.
 

 

 

 

 

 

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