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2018-19 Supplies List for Parents

ALL GRADES Backpack or book bag Appropriate shoes to move in on PE days NO MECHANICAL PENCILS—TICONDEROGA ONLY Kindergarten 12 White Glue Sticks 4 - 24ct (or larger) Crayola Crayons 4 doz. Ticonderoga #2 pencils 2 pink pearl erasers 2 Kleenex boxes 2 boxes Ziploc bags (any size) - NO [...]

2018-08-03T09:37:13-07:00July 24th, 2018|

SKPS Launches Districtwide Remind for Educators

Does your child’s teacher or school currently use Remind to communicate about upcoming events, assignments and more? Through a recent partnership with the Oregon Department of Education, all Salem-Keizer Public Schools will now has access to Remind to help improve and streamline communication with our students and families. Remind offers educators, students, parents and [...]

2019-05-06T13:27:32-07:00April 10th, 2019|

Personal Safety

A Note from the School Counselor Ashley Eveleth This May, our guidance topic will be Personal Safety.  Our goal is to partner with you to help your children learn how to protect themselves from accidents, harmful substances, abusive persons, and to be able to identify and avoid potential problem situations.  We will emphasize assertiveness skills [...]

2019-04-02T12:19:49-07:00April 2nd, 2019|

Attendance Line

For your convenience, Forest Ridge/OLE now has an attendance line to report student absences.  The attendance line may be called 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  When calling the attendance line please clearly state the student's name, your name and relation to the student, the date and the reason for the absence.  The [...]

2019-03-21T14:57:22-07:00March 21st, 2019|

[UPDATED] SKPS School Year Extended By One Day Due to Inclement Weather Make-Up

***Story has been updated to reflect the removal of Waldo Middle School from the exceptions list, which NOW ONLY includes Judson, North Salem and McNary. Because of those inclement weather-related school closures, all Salem-Keizer Public Schools, with the exception of three secondary schools scheduled for major construction, will add one day to the 2018-19 school [...]

2019-05-06T13:33:08-07:00March 21st, 2019|

New Afternoon Check Out Procedure

Forest Ridge/OLE will have a new afternoon check out procedure effective April 1, 2019. Early student checkouts interrupt teaching instruction.  Due to heavy traffic in the office at the end of the day, please arrive at the office BEFORE 3:00 PM to check out a student for an appointment.  Thank you in advance for your [...]

2019-03-08T14:10:35-07:00March 8th, 2019|

2019-20 Kindergarten Registration

ONLINE KINDER ENROLLMENT BEGINS MARCH 5 Students must be five years old on or before September 10 to enroll for 2019-20 kindergarten. If you are enrolling a new student, please go to the District Website: https://salkeiz.k12.or.us/parentvue-studentvue/ If you've never enrolled a student in the Salem/Keizer  School District, you will want to start a new account. If you've enrolled [...]

2019-03-05T12:08:21-07:00March 5th, 2019|

Spotlight on Success: Oregon Kid Governor Finalist 2019

Oregon's Kid Governor is a statewide civics program for fifth graders managed by the Oregon Secretary of State's Office. Each year, fifth graders from across Oregon develop their leadership skills by picking a topic they care about, and creating a campaign video and a three-point plan to address the issue. After that, a selection committee [...]

2019-02-13T15:46:49-07:00February 13th, 2019|

ParentVUE to update your student contact information

Please take a moment to complete the online registration for your student by logging on to your ParentVUE account to verify the information that you have previously provided to the school. ParentVUE log in information was given to you at conferences. Updated information enables us to contact you in the event your student is ill [...]

2018-12-20T10:11:57-07:00December 14th, 2018|

SOAR and PBIS

SOAR is the positive behavior expectations that we have at Forest Ridge. They stand for Safe, Organized, Achieve, and Respectful. If you want to learn more about what a PBIS (positive behavioral interventions and supports) program is, check out this link.

2018-12-13T09:50:29-07:00December 13th, 2018|