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Visit the Elementary PTO website for information on meetings, events, projects, etc.

BoxTops For Education  Earn money for our school.  BoxTops can be turned in to your child’s classroom or your school office.

WorldBook Online
River Valley Elementary students have access to WorldBook Online. Our students use this online resource during computer lab.  worldbookonline.com/
The River Valley login is: rivervalley11 and our password is: mustangs.

Technology Toolbox for Staff and Parents
This is a great resource for staff and parents. Please take a moment to visit our Technology Toolbox.
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Heidi Clark, Principal

Three Oaks
(Grades 3-5 & Preschool)
7:55 a.m. – 2:55 p.m.
Half Day Schedule
7:55 a.m. – 10:55 a.m.

Chikaming (Grades K-2)
7:40 a.m. – 2:40 p.m. 
Half Day Schedule
7:40 a.m. – 10:40 a.m.

Grade Level Websites -
Great information from the classroom . . .
Preschool Kindergarten 1st Grade 2nd Grade
3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade

Hoofbeats Newsletter
Please view the most recent edition of the HOOFBEATS NEWSLETTER. The Newsletter has great information for parents and students, please SUBSCRIBE today!

Power Announcement
For the 2013/14 school year, we will be using Power Announcement to notify staff, students, and parents of a school closing.  Please contact the office with any changes in phone, address, or email.  Read this letter from Mr. Kearney to set up personal preferences:
> Instructions
> Log-in to PowerSchool

There will be a Mini-Mustangs basketball ‘camp’ coming soon! Coach Berry, River Valley’s Varsity Basketball Coach will be sending information home next Friday. Watch for the information next week in Friday folders. Go Mustangs!!

Grandparents/Special Persons Day: Our annual grandparents/special person’s day will be held on Tuesday, November 25th at both campuses. All students are welcome to invite a special person to come to school with them for part of their school day. Three Oaks guests will begin at 8:00am in gym for cookies and coffee, conversation and some wonderful entertainment by our students. Guests will be joining their special child (or children) in the classroom from about 8:15 until 10:30. Chikaming guests will begin at 12:30pm in the campus all-purpose room for cookies and coffee, conversation and some wonderful entertainment by our students. Guests will be joining their special child (or children) in the classroom about 12:45 until 2:30. This is a wonderful opportunity to share the day in the life of a special child, making new memories for all! Please rsvp to the classroom teacher by sending in a note, emailing the teacher, or calling the school office. We look forward to sharing some wonderful time with you all!

SMILE Program:  The people from Michigan Dental Outreach (SMILE Programs…the mobile dentists) will be in our district visiting both the Chikaming and Three Oaks campuses soon offering basic dental care to any child that is unable to visit a dentist on a regular basis.   If you haven’t returned their information sheet but would like your child seen by this dental team please contact your school office.

"It's Elementary" – is our very own radio show every Monday on WRHC, 106.7 FM. It is broadcast at 7:30 am and then rebroadcast the same day at 4:00 pm. If you can’t find it on the radio WRHC streams live at radioharborcountry.org


*See 2014-2015 School Year Calendar for Early dismissal details.

November 19th             
Picture re-take day both campuses

November 21st             
Early Dismissal   CK at 12:40pm/TO at 12:55pm
Re-screen H/V TO campus

November 25th              Grandparents/special Persons day TO and Chikaming campus 

November 26-28th       
No school, Thanksgiving Break

December 1st               
School resumes

December 2nd                Kindergarteners visits Pinecrest Christmas Tree Farm

December 3rd                Hearing/Vison re-screen for Chikaming Campus

December 12th               Released Time Bible 1pm

December 15th             
School Board Mtg.  RVMHS  7PM

December 17th             
SMILE Mobile Dentist visits both campuses

December 22nd             
No School Christmas Break Begins

January 5th                   
School resumes

Notice of Nondiscrimination The River Valley School District Board of Education does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, (including sexual orientation or transgender identity), disability, age, religion, height, weight, marital or family status, military status, ancestry, genetic information, or any other legally protected category, (collectively, “Protected Classes”), in its programs and activities, including employment opportunities. Any person who believes that he or she has been discriminated against or denied equal opportunity or access to the District’s programs, activities, or services may contact the District’s Civil Rights Coordinator: Mrs. Cynthia Ursprung, MHS Principal, 15480 Three Oaks Road, Three Oaks, MI 49128, 269-756-7872.
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