Parent Newsletter - November 2, 2018

Parent Newsletter – November 2, 2018

Message From the Principal

Congratulations to all of our outstanding students who qualified for Honor Roll recognition at the end of the first quarter. Trail Ridge Middle School had over 450 students earn Honor Roll with a minimum GPA of 3.0! We are so proud of all of these students and will be recognizing them in front of their classmates during our grade level assemblies on Friday, November 9th.

We have some other exciting events happening here at Trail Ridge over the next weeks. Here is a sneak-peek. . .

• This Wednesday, November 7th is our next Late Start Day. Students will begin school at 10:15 am.

• The TRMS PTO will be meeting Wednesday, November 7th at 7pm at Starbucks on 17th & Pace. Please join us as we appreciate all support!

• Don't forget about the PTO Fundraiser at Cafe Rio! This will happen on Thursday, November 8th. The food is great and it raises money for our school - WIN/WIN!!

• Trail Ridge hosts the District Boy's Basketball Tournament on Saturday, November 10th, 8:00 am - 2:00 pm.

• Our Veteran's Day Celebration will take place on Monday, November 12th with a Flag ceremony at 7:15 am followed by our assembly starting promptly at 7:45 am. This is a great day where our students and staff have the opportunity to recognize some local Veterans. Please have students arrive on time as they don't want to miss out!

Please reach out to us if we can answer any questions!

Eddie Cloke

Principal


Parent Events Calendar

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News & Notes

Homework Club HW Club is held on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays from 3:00-3:30 pm in the Digital Commons. It is a great opportunity for students to have a quiet place to complete homework and get additional help from teachers.

Late Start Day – Our next late start day is on Wednesday, November 7th.  School begins at 10:15 am.

Girls Basketball – Girls Basketball season is just around the corner.  An informational meeting will be held on Monday, November 5th at 3:00 pm in Mrs. Loberg’s room (B207).  All registration paperwork will be due on the first day of practice, Wednesday, November 14th.

Boys Basketball – The Boys Basketball Team will play their next away game on Wednesday, November 7th at 3:45 pm at Westview Middle School.  We hope to see you there!

Trail Ridge Concerts – Concert season continues this week! We are looking forward to the following performances by our outstanding students:

Orchestra – Wednesday, 11/7/18 at 6:30pm

6th Grade Band – Wednesday, 11/14/18 at 6:30pm

7th & 8th Grade Band – Thursday, 11/15/18 at 6:30 pm

Veterans Day Recognition CelebrationAll are invited to attend our Annual Veterans Day Recognition Celebration on Monday, November 12th.  There will be a Flag ceremony at 7:15 am followed by our assembly starting promptly at 7:45 am. This is a great day where our students and staff have the opportunity to recognize some local Veterans. Please have students arrive on time as they don't want to miss out!


Trail Ridge Parent Teacher Organization (PTO)

Grizzly Nights:

Reminder for Thursday, November 8th, join the Trail Ridge community at Cafe Rio, 48 Ken Pratt Blvd, and 20% of your total purchase comes back to Trail Ridge. You, your family and friends can go anytime throughout the day, or come during Grizzly time 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. Be sure to print the attached voucher and present at the register to be sure the proceeds from your total purchase goes to Trail Ridge!

PTO Meeting:

The next meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, November 7th at 7:00-8:00 p.m. at Starbucks, 815 East 17th Ave. PTO is treating attendees (adults) to a Starbucks coffee or sweet drink of your choice during the meeting.

Basketball Tournament:

As previously mentioned, Trail Ridge is hosting a basketball tournament on Saturday, November 10th. We are looking for some assistance with concessions from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. If you are able to cover 1-2 hours during that time, please email TrailRidgePTO@gmail.com to help our school.

Any questions about PTO, or interested in being part of PTO, please email TrailRidgePTO@gmail.com and be sure to add Trail Ridge Middle School PTO to your FaceBook.

 

Links:

Grizzly Night at Café Rio

Community Night With The Colorado Avalanche