Elementary Welcome Back Letter
We are all excited to begin another GREAT school year at Rock Hills Elementary School. This year we will continue to provide students with great educational opportunities with the addition of a STEM program. Below is some information that will hopefully assist in preparing you for the upcoming school year.
Great Day to Be a Grizzly!!
Enrollment will be held on July 26 from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Rock Hills Jr/Sr High School
You should be receiving your enrollment packet during the week of July 12 (if you have not received your enrollment packet, please contact the Elementary School at 378-3822).
Please bring all paperwork to enrollment filled out completely
If you have questions about any of the forms prior to enrollment please contact the Elementary School Office at 785-378-3822
What to expect on Enrollment Day
We will collect your paperwork from your enrollment packet
We will review any financial information or needs with you
Jewell County Health Department
While enrollment is taking place on July 26, the Jewell County Health Department will be available at the High School from 10:00-3:00 to administer vaccines to students that are in need.
Back to School Information
Back to School night is Tuesday, August 16 from 6:00pm-7:00pm. This is a come and go event where students can see their classroom, bring their backpack, meet the teacher, and take a selfie with our back to school backdrop.
The first day of School is Wednesday August 17
Breakfast will be served in the cafeteria from 7:40 – 8:00am.
Students who eat breakfast will eat in the Cafeteria. When students are finished eating, if the bell has not rang, they will go to the gym where all students meet.
USD 107 wants to remind you that the federal waiver that allowed all students to eat breakfast and lunch meals for free has expired. All families should fill out the application for Free and Reduced meals.
All students will be provided with the opportunity to receive supplies on the first day of school (August 17). The supply list includes different items depending on the grade level. These supplies are provided free of charge under direction of the USD 107 Board of Education.
Schedule of Activities
August 16 Back to School Night 6:00-7:00
August 17 First Day of School
August 25 Grizzly Pride Back to School Scrimmages and Player Introductions
*details will be shared as the date approaches
September 1 Rock Hills Elementary Parent/Teacher Site Council
Rock Hills Elementary School utilizes several methods to communicate with our patrons. Please refer to the list below
Rock Hills USD 107 Website
Rock Hills USD 107 District Calendar
Located on the USD 107 Website
Grizzly Grind email updates
I send a Weekly Grizzly Grind each Friday that includes all of the upcoming week’s activities. I also
use this email group to send updates to activities as needed
***If you would like to be a part of this email group and are currently not receiving these emails, please email me at email@example.com to indicate you would like to be added to the email group.
Rock Hills Elementary Facebook page
I post a video of the Grizzly Grind to the platform each Friday.