We’re thrilled to announce Green Ridge R-8’s new app! It’s everything GR8, in your pocket. Download the app on Android: https://bit.ly/33HTLrP or iPhone:https://apple.co/3tI95j1 Check out more about the App here! https://youtu.be/Akb0T8Sujag
GR summer school students had some fun outside with friends and water balloons! It was fun to play in the sunshine today.
Don’t forget to sign up for the Green Ridge Youth Softball Camp! You can sign up by filling out the Google form below. To ensure that campers get the right shirt size, forms need to be filled out no later than Wednesday, the 23rd. If you are interested in just ordering a shirt, please send the sizes and quantities to email@example.com before the end of the day Wednesday. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1olQ4k2Jf0s8m_syVJOPSnWt12ytgQDiKR25rueqGYY0/edit https://forms.gle/qM5cRTQw4hAwStE9A
Parents and Guardians of Summer School Students: Due to inclement weather coming on Friday, we will move our water fun to Wednesday afternoon. Therefore, please send your child sunscreen, an extra set of clothes(including underclothes), shoes, and a towel on Wednesday. Do NOT send your child in a swimsuit or with one, a t-shirt and pair of shorts will be fine. We are hoping for a warm, wet day!
Mrs. Shoop's kindergarten class made an octopus, necklace, and played with noodles for letters n and o.
Mrs. Hutchinson's class was learning how to work together using a big parachute.
Join in the fun with our Summer School Spirit Week! Starting June 21 through the 25.
2021 Green Ridge Softball Camp June 28-30 Monday-Wednesday Girls entering grades 3rd-8th 9:30-11:00 am Green Ridge Rec. Field If Interested please fill out the google form or the paper form attached. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1olQ4k2Jf0s8m_syVJOPSnWt12ytgQDiKR25rueqGYY0/edit?usp=sharing https://5il.co/u469
Fourth and fifth graders are learning how to build levees. They had a great time getting messy and testing their ideas!
Our teachers are keeping it cool in summer school!
Mrs. Hilt's 2nd and 3rd graders practiced push and pull when learning about force and motion in science.
Students in summer school got to make a shake table and test out how a structure they built might last during an earthquake. We are loving our summer school learning experiences!
Congratulations to the following Green Ridge Track and Field athletes earning Academic All State honors: Hannah Meyer, Sr Cayle Mootz, Sr Landon Mason, Sr Joshua Townsend, Sr Sophia Weis, Jr Lexi VanBrocklin, Jr Isaac Townsend, Jr Ryan Hagedorn, Soph Eric Thomas, Soph Weston Crawford, Fr Outstanding job in the classroom! GO TIGERS!!!!
GR8 Community: Please see the attached flyer for information on free breakfasts and lunches for those in our community who are 18 years of age and younger.
Check out our 2021 Senior Graduation Video! https://youtu.be/VYJSUZ6Ce18
The fifth and sixth grade science classes used their knowledge of the scientific method to create a science fair project of their choosing. After spending some time researching their topic, students put their knowledge into a presentation and then presented their findings to the younger elementary classes.
Congratulations to the Senior Class of 2021!!
We are excited to report our GR8 State Track & Field results! Wyatt Irwin took home the State Champion in high jump. Josh Townsend placed 3rd in the 1600m and took 5th place in the 800m. Landon Mason earned 15th in discus and 16th in shot put. Michael Smith finished 12th in the 300m hurdles and 14th in the 110m hurdles. The girls team of Savannah Nilson, Lexi VanBrocklin, Hannah Meyer, Sophia Weis 4x800 placed 14th. Lana Rebikh placed 15th in long jump. ***Thanks to Luke Jennings and Anicka Oyen at Jennings Arena for the AWESOME banner!
2020-21 Activities Awards will be held Monday, May 24th at 6:30 p.m. in the Big Gym. We are celebrating GRHS sports and activities accomplishments from this year. Cookies and drinks will be provided by the Booster Club. Way to go Tigers!
Today is the last school day for our GRHS seniors. We thought it would be appropriate to take a look back at their first year as kindergarten students in Green Ridge. On Sunday at 2 p.m., these students will be celebrated as official graduates of the Green Ridge R-VIII School District. #Classof2021