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THE FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL FOR ALL STUDENTS IS AUGUST 23, 2016 The 2016-2017 and 2017-2018 school calendars are online at School administrators and secretaries will return to the buildings on August 2, 2016. *RIVERTON HIGH SCHOOL* – 856-9491 John Griffith, Principal 2001 West Sunset School Day ~ 8:00 a.m. – 3:35 p.m. M, T, TH, F School Day – 8:40 a.m. – 3:40 Wed. Office Hours ~ 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Facebook – Riverton High School Website - To join celly text for RHS information text @rhsinfo to the number 23559. New Student Registration August 9 and 10 Call Guidance Department at 856-9491 to make an appointment *Please bring the following items when registering: 1. Copy of student’s transcript from previous high school or 8th grade grades from previous school. 2. Proof of residency – i.e. Utility bill or lease/rental agreement 3. Copy of birth certificate 4. Copy of current immunization record 5. If student receives Special Education Services, please bring current IEP Graduation Date Input August 9 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. RMS Multipurpose Room Freshman Ignition August 19 8:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. RHS ATHLETICS Reggie Miller, Assistant Prinicipal The 2016-2017 athlete/parent meeting for all (fall, winter, and spring) athletics will be August 9th, 2016 at Riverton Middle School at 6:00 pm. Eligibility and consent forms, as well as WHSAA paperwork will be completed at that time. It is extremely important that all parents/guardians attend this meeting. Students must have physicals, insurance, and all other paperwork completed before they can participate at practice. To ensure your athlete is eligible to start practice on the first day, August 15, have all paperwork turned in to the Activities Office no later than Friday, August 12, by noon. Participants will not be allowed to turn in paperwork to coaches at practice. August 15, 2016 - First Day Practice Times Sports/Activity Practice Time(s) Meeting Location *Cheerleading* 4:00-6:00 pm *RHS Commons* *Cross Country* 3:30-5:30 pm RHS Athletic Hallway *Dance* 4:00-5:30 pm Jackson Elementary *Girls’ Swimming* 3:00-5:00 pm Riverton Aquatic Center *Golf* 10:00am - (returning players) 4:00-7:00 pm (new players) Riverton Country Club *Football* 6:00-7:00 am & 5:00-7:30 pm RHS Athletic Hallway *Tennis* 9:00-11:00 am RHS Commons *Volleyball* 7:00-8:00 am & 3:30-6:00 pm RHS Gymnasium Practices for the rest of the week will be shared with participants at the first practice on August 15, 2016. Activities Schedules The Riverton Wolverines will transition to the 3A classification this year. Activity schedules are available at and are completely customizable to each student. The calendar can also be downloaded to your electronic devices by following a few simple steps. *RIVERTON MIDDLE SCHOOL*– 856-9443 Brant Nyberg, Principal 840 Major Avenue RMS Facebook Page – “We R Spartans” School Day ~ 8:00 a.m. to 3:04 p.m. M, T, TH, F 8:45 a.m. to 3:04 p.m. W (Late Start) Office Hours ~ 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. To join celly text for RMS information text “rmsinfo” to 23559. August 8 - Registration will begin for students in grades 6 - 8 that are new to the Riverton School District. Please come to the office between 8:00 a.m. - noon or 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Monday - Friday. Students who were in Rendezvous or RMS last year have been registered. Only students new to the district need to come in for early registration. August 18 - 6:30 p.m. 6th grade orientation. All sixth grade students and parents are invited to attend, as well as NEW 7th and 8th grade students. August 18 - 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Open House August 17 - 3:15 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1st day of football, cross country and volleyball practice. All players must have a physical, parental permission slip and proof of insurance in order to practice. (The forms are available at RMS or doctors’ offices.) Meet in the gym and be ready to practice. Sixth graders may only compete in cross country in the fall. August 23 - First day for students. Front doors open at 7:30 a.m. and wing doors at 7:45 a.m. The first bell rings at 7:55 a.m. to go to classrooms. All students report to their grade-level wing. Schedules, handbooks, lockers, etc. will be handed out at that time. Breakfast will be available everyday 25 minutes before school starts. Please note that the entrance to the front of RMS is a one-way drive from Sunset Drive. There is a crossing guard and crossing lane on Major Avenue to assist students dropped off on that street. *RENDEZVOUS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL * (Grades 4 – 5) – 857-7070 Karly Ward, Principal 413 North 4th West School Day ~ 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. M, T, TH, F 8:45 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. W August 2-22 - New student registration. August 18 - 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Fourth and Fifth Grade Open House ALL GRADES K-3 STUDENTS REGISTER AT CENTRAL OFFICE AT 121 NORTH FIFTH STREET WEST *ASHGROVE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL* – 856-2626 Alleta Baltes, Principal 510 North First Street School Day ~ 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. M, T, TH, F 8:45 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. W Back-to-School Open House - Sept. 8 from 6:00 -7:00 p.m. *JACKSON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL* – 856-9495 Jeffrey Sandlian, Principal 720 West Jackson Avenue School Day ~ 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. M, T, TH, F 8:45 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. W Back to School Open House-August 22 from 4:30-5:30 p.m. *WILLOW CREEK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL* - 856-6004 Jeremy Hill, Principal 1200 West Monroe Avenue School Day ~ 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. M, T, TH, F 8:45 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. W Back to School Open House-August 18 from 4:00-5:30 p.m. *ASPEN EARLY LEARNING CENTER* (Kindergarten) – 856-2625 Sheryl Esposito, Principal 1620 East Sunset Avenue School Day ~ 8:15 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. M, T, TH, F 8:45 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. W August 18 – Back-to-School Night – 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. PLEASE CONTACT YOUR CHILD’S SCHOOL AFTER AUGUST 2 WITH ANY QUESTIONS . 2016 KINDERGARTEN EARLY RELEASE Fremont County School District 25 will be releasing all kindergarten students at 12:30 the first week of school August 23-26. Teachers will be calling each family to set up a time, during the afternoon of that week, to conference with parents and screen students. Parents and students will learn about their new school and have all of their school health checks done. Students will get a one-on-one screening with their teacher so that the school meets the individual needs of all of our students. We are excited for this new opportunity and can’t wait to meet all of our new students. Lunch will be served prior to dismissal and busses will run at 12:30 for those students who will need transportation home. WEDNESDAY LATE STARTS The students at all buildings will start classes at 8:45 a.m. every Wednesday. The buses will run at the same time Monday through Friday. Individual families, who drop off their students, may adjust their schedule to align with the 8:45 a.m. Wednesday start time or you may drop them off at the same time you do on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday. The district will provide supervision and a variety of activities for students on Wednesdays. This is to provide time for staff to work together on improving instruction, reviewing student achievement, and design lessons to improve student achievement. Transportation Bus Orientation will be Friday, August 19, at the Transfer Zone at 701 East Sunset Drive from 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. For transportation questions, contact Mike Forget at 856-3623 Other District Phone Numbers Administration Office 856-9407 Business Office 856-6513 Frontier Academy 856-9192 Career Center 856-6557 Special Services 856-5250 Alternative School 856-6526 Swimming Pool 856-4230 Website Atención : Si no puede leer este formulario en Inglés , por favor marcar con una cruz ( X ) en este lugar, _____ , y devolverlo a la secretaria de la escuela . Gracias. Compliance Notice In compliance with the Executive Order 11246, Title II Education Amendments of 1976; Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, as amended by the Equal Employment Opportunity Act of 1972; Title IX Regulation Implementing Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and all other federal, state, school rules, laws, regulations and policies, Fremont County School District No. 25 shall not discriminate on the basis of gender, age, race color, national origin, religion or disability in the educational programs or activities which it operates. It is the intent of Fremont County School District No. 25 to comply with both the letter and the spirit of the law in making certain discrimination does not exist in its policies, regulations and operations. Grievance procedures, for Title IX and Section 504, have been established for students, their parents and employees who feel discrimination has been shown by the school district. Specific complaints of alle ged discrimination under Title IX (sex), Section 504 (disability), Special ed and other related civil rights laws should be referred to Terry L. Snyder or Dallas Myers of Fremont County School District No. 25. Complaints may also be filed with the office of Civil Rights, Region VII, and U.S. Dept. of Education, Federal Building, Suite 310, 1244 Speer Blvd., Denver, CO 80204 (303-844-5695). [image: Inline image 1] #county10 #news