September 5, 2014 - Weekly Parent Update

Celebrations!!

This coming week we will be sending home over 300 letters with students whoachieved high growth on TCAP last school year! We are very proud of all of ourstudents!

Homework Club

The TRMS Homework Club is back and will open up on Monday Sept 15.Homework Club will take place in the digital commons and will be open from7am-740am and 3pm-4pm Monday through Friday. Please encourage yourstudents to utilize the space as a quiet place to get some work done.

Washington DC

Ms. Garcia is planning an educational trip to Washington DC in May of 2015.There will be an informational planning meeting on Tuesday, September 16thfrom 6:15 to 7:30pm in Room A138.

Student Start Time

As a reminder, the instructional day begins promptly at 7:45am. The doors openfor students at 7:35 and the first bell rings at 7:42.

Digital Commons

iPad InsuranceFamilies have until September 19th to opt in for the iPad insurance programthrough the SVVSD. Please read about the insurance here in English and here inSpanish. You can pay directly to the office or through RevTrak. The total is $35for the year. 

Counselor’s Corner

To view information, click here

Band, Choir & Orchestra

We've had a great start to the school year and are getting excited for our firstconcerts. Please remember to turn in your handbook form and pay for yourstudent's shirt. Regular prices is $20, reduced lunch fee is $10, free lunch fee is$5. Payment no later than September 15. 

School Fees

Don’t forget to pay your student’s fees. You can visit the district website tomake online payments. You can also submit your payments to the front office.Please contact us in the office if you have any questions @ 720-494-3820. 

Breakfast at TRMS

Begins at 7:15 every morning. Cost: $1.50 

Leadership St. Vrain

Leadership St. Vrain (LSV) is especially valuable for parents who want a solidfoundation in the operations and management of our district. Over the coursethe year, they’ll learn about instructional programming, student services, finance,school safety, governance, legislation, and public participation among othertopics. If you are interested in participating, please complete the online application

PTO News Short

THANK YOU TO ALL WHO ATTENDED OUR FIRST MEETING! ATTENDEESNEED TO WATCH THEIR EMAIL. WE WILL BE SENDING OUT A CERTIFICATEFOR A FREE MARQUEE MESSAGE TO EACH ATTENDEE (A $10 VALUE!)THANK YOU TO ALL WHO PURCHASED SPIRIT GEAR. WAY TO SHOWYOUR GRIZZLIE PRIDE AND SUPPORT PROGRAMS AT TRAIL RIDGE!THE SECOND MEETING WILL BE HELD WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 8 AT 6:30PM IN THE DIGITAL COMMONSWE ARE LOOKING FOR A TREASURER FOR THIS YEAR. ANYONEINTERESTED SHOULD CONTACT CARA BRANNIGAN OWEN ATDVMCARA@GMAIL.COM 

Upcoming Events at Trail Ridge Middle School

Ø Picture Re-take Day September 30Ø Parent-Teacher Conference, 3-7:30 PM, September 30Ø Late Start Day, October 1Ø Parent-Teacher Conference, 3-7:30 PM, October 14Ø Sept. 16, Parent meeting for Washington DC trip of 2015Ø Volleyball game at Trail Ridge vs Longs Peak , 3:30, August 17Ø Sept. 26 Community Night at Trail RidgeØ October 1, Late Start Day, classes start at 10:15Ø October 16, Parent-Teacher Conference from 3-7:30