News form Mrs. Bennet’s Kindergarten Class
The beginning of the year covers just about every emotion there is for the newest Ridge Rock Stars every year. Learning about a new school and all of the expectations that come along with it can be a really overwhelming thing. Knowing this, the last couple years, we have been exploring how to get...

Mrs. Benke’s 2nd Grade Classroom
Welcome to Second Grade at Prairie Ridge! I am so excited that the new school year has started! As I was thinking about new beginnings I decided I would like to try starting each day a little bit differently than I have in the past. Instead of the kids coming in first thing in the …...

Welcome New Staff
  Prairie Ridge is excited to welcome these new staff members joining our Ridge team in helping provide education for your children. Jenn Meier – 1st Grade Jenn Meier graduated from Coe College with a degree in Elementary Education.  She received her Master’s Degree in Collaborative...

BACK TO SCHOOL – ONLINE REGISTRATION
 REGISTRATION NOW AVAILABLE College Community Schools is excited to announce that Back to School Registration is now online and available for all families this summer. Online registration opened today, July 1, 2019 and will be available until August 2, 2019.  Click here to register.

2019 / 2020 School Supplies order online
Attention Prairie Ridge Parents! It’s time to start thinking about school supplies for NEXT YEAR.  Save time and money with EPI School Supply Packs!  These teacher approved school supply packs are on sale NOW and parents can save up to 40%!   It’s a great way to avoid the stress of last minute...

Cory Heaberlin Named Principal at Prairie Ridge Elementary School
  College Community Schools is pleased to announce that Cory Heaberlin has been named Principal at Prairie Ridge Elementary School pending Board approval. Heaberlin, a native of Des Moines, comes to College Community Schools from the Des Moines Public School System where he has served for 16...

Summer Reading Opportunities
Dear Families: As we approach the end of another school year, it is time to gather all library books and return them to the Ridge Library. Please take a look around your house and in your child’s backpack for any books that are still checked out. Books found after June 7th can be returned to...

Future Problem Solvers
On April 5th and 6th, a Ridge Team (Macey Burns, Cole Carrizales, Chloe Detterbeck, Blake Hay-Tarrence) participated in the Iowa FPS State Bowl in Ames.  With critical and creative thinking skills the team placed 6th out of 21 teams in the skit competition!  Each one of them have already stated...

Reminder: school day extended
Beginning Monday, March 25th  the district will be extending the school day by 20 minutes  to accommodate the multiple days missed due to winter weather. In response to this time, we will be adding a 20 minute block of intervention and extension to the start of our school day. Teachers and staff...

Scholastic Book Fair is coming to Ridge!!
  This reading event offers affordable books for every reading level. Shop before and after school or during evening conferences. Monday, March 25: 8:30 am-4:30 pm Tuesday, March 26: 8:30 am-4:30 pm Wednesday, March 27: 8:30 am-4:30 pm Thursday, March 28 :    8:30 am-7:30 pm (LATE NIGHT)...

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