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10/24 11:30 AM
ECU College Rep Visit

10/25 ASVAB Test for Juniors

10/26 Chowan College Fair

10/27 Fall Festival and Cornhole Tournament

10/27 Candygram Orders Due

10/31 - 11/3
Scholastic Book Fair

11/1 PTO Greenery Orders Due

11/10 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Beta Club Blood Drive
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Cheer on the Rams!
For the most up-to-date game schedule for this week, click here. 
Service Hour Opportunities
Visit Track It Forward for volunteer opportunities!
Calling All Alumni
Seeking Alumni News
We love to hear from our alumni!  If you have any news about your education, career, or family, or just want to share what you have been up to since graduation, please contact Barbara Outland, Director of Advancement.

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October 20, 2017
The Ram Page
First graders enjoyed a recent visit from Smokey the Bear!
Fall Festival & Cornhole Tournament
Last Chance to Register!
Next Friday, October 27, at 6:00 PM, Ridgecroft will be the place to be as the junior class hosts its First Annual Fall Festival and Cornhole Tournament. Registration for the tournament has been extended to Wednesday, October 25. Registration forms are available here or in the front office. In addition to the tournament ($20/team), the festival will feature a haunted house, a cakewalk, face painting, games, and concessions, including hamburgers and hot dogs. We hope the entire school community will come out to celebrate this exciting new tradition!

Halloween Candygrams
Sweet and Scary
The Ridgecroft Beta Clubs are selling $1 Halloween Candygrams to be delivered to students on Halloween. Send your student a sweet surprise or treat an entire class!  Order forms are available in the front office and orders are due by Friday, October 27.
Ridgecroft Art Show
Local Talent on Display
The halls of Ridgecroft will transform into an art gallery with the arrival of the Ridgecroft Art Show, to be held on campus November 1-3. The work of numerous local and regional artists will be on display and available for sale. The show will open with a Meet the Artist reception with wine and appetizers on Wednesday, November 1, from 6:30 to 8:00 PM, and will continue Thursday and Friday from 10:00 AM to 6:00 PM. Local artist Laura Beasley, a member of the Ridgecroft Class of 1975, will be the show's featured artist. Art makes great gifts, so this is the perfect opportunity to get a head start on your holiday shopping!  
Lunch with Santa and Christmas Concert
New Spin on a Ridgecroft Tradition!
On December 1, Ridgecroft's Annual Christmas Concert will combine with the traditional Lunch with Santa and Christmas Bazaar to create a festive holiday spectacular! The concert, featuring lower school students and the Ridgecroft Bands, will take place at 10:00 AM that morning. More details will follow, but please mark your calendars for this exciting day!

PTO Christmas Greenery
Fresh, Fragrant, and Festive!
The PTO's Christmas Greenery sale is in full swing! This fresh greenery comes from the mountains of North Carolina and will arrive on December 1, just in time for holiday decorating! Wreaths ranging from 20" to 50" and swags and garland of various lengths are available for purchase. Orders are due November 1 and can be given to any PTO member or turned in to the front office. 

Scholastic Book Fair
Today a Reader, Tomorrow a Leader.
The annual Scholastic Book Fair will be held in the media center October 31 to November 3. There will be books for all ages, so please send a little extra money to school with your student or plan to stop by to shop. Remember, books make great gifts! This year, we will also have an online book fair, so you can shop from home! Visit www.scholastic.com/fair to get started. We still need volunteers for the book fair, so please contact April Lassiter or Jerrie Taylor if you are able to help.

Scholastic Book Fair Schedule

Tuesday, October 31          8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Wednesday, November 1    8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
(we will remain open during the Art Show Opening Reception)
Thursday, November 2          8:00 AM - 4:00 PM     
Friday, November 3          8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Robotics Show
Mr. Roboto
On Wednesday, October 18, students enjoyed a robotics presentation sponsored by the PTO. During an interactive journey from simple robots to complex humanoid robots, students explored STEM concepts and learned about electricity, programming, motors, and feedback loops. Thanks to the PTO for providing another informative and entertaining enrichment program!

Around Campus
Fourth graders show off their painted pumpkins from art class.
Middle and Upper School Students of the Month for September
A member of the safety patrol helps a student out of the car during morning carpool.
We love when the fire truck visits!
Mrs. Vincent's 4th grade class listens intently to a tour guide 
during a field trip to Historic Murfreesboro.
A volleyball player digs deep during the TIC tournament held in the Revelle Gymtorium. Photo by William Anthony.
Easy Ways to Support Ridgecroft
Give with a Smile
Ridgecroft receives a percentage of all purchases made through AmazonSmile. You shop. Amazon gives. What could be simpler? Click the image above to begin shopping.
Dress for Success
When you buy Ridgecroft logo apparel at Lands' End, not only will you display your Ram pride in style,  but Lands' End will also donate a percentage of each sale to Ridgecroft!  Click the image above to enter the Ridgecroft Lands' End store.
Clipping Cash!
Each of those little pink squares may be worth only 10 cents, but they add up quickly. The PTO uses the money to provide teachers with classroom equipment like LCD projectors, file cabinets, and much more. So, keep clipping!   
Turn your Groceries into Greenbacks!
You can help Ridgecroft just by doing your usual grocery shopping. Buy Food Lion gift cards from Joannah Lassiter in the business office and Ridgecroft will receive 5% of your total purchase.
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Ridgecroft School
420 NC Highway 11N
PO Box 1008
Ahoskie, NC 27910
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