Welcome to Riverbank Elementary School
The Riverbank School Community works collaboratively to deliver a focused, research and standards-based program to educate and develop empowered, motivated, responsible and respectful learners who master grade level standards. Go Otters!
Congratulations to our Girls' Basketball Team for their 20-17 victory against Southport in the Championship Game on January 29th! We are proud of our Team!
Photos by Mr. Winckel
I REACH ONE because I have GREATNESS in ME!
Together we stand as Generation Greatness!
We stand to give our best effort to education, to make our personal dreams real, to serve our community and to change the world for the better; starting with our campus one day at a time.
Each One, REACH One!
“I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something.” Helen Keller
In need of Dental Care?
CDA Cares Dental Clinic will be held on Friday, March 27th and Saturday, March 28th at Cal Expo for Californians in need. Doors open at 5:30 am, and patients are seen on a first-come, first-served basis. Care is provided at no cost by dental professionals donating their time and skills. Identification is NOT required. Interpreters are available.
Cesar Chavez Youth Leadership Conference and Celebration at UC Davis
Saturday, March 28th from 8:00 am-3:00 pm
This FREE Cesar Chavez Youth Leadership Conference & Celebration includes student and parent presentations/workshops, a lunchtime celebration with cultural performers and music, and college recruiters. A FREE Breakfast is at 8:00 a.m.and FREE lunch is at 1:30 p.m.
The Youth Leadership Conference is designed to inspire youth to continue their education, expose youth to successful role models in a wide variety of occupations, raise self-esteem and empower all participants in making positive decisions, and establish a network of role models that can provide support and encouragement. Parents are encouraged to attend and be involved in the parent training sessions.
The conference will be a unique forum for students, parents and community to exchange knowledge through a full day of fun and learning. The presenters will include business leaders and representatives from academia, community-based organizations, and public and private organizations focusing on college and career readiness.
Many college and universities will provide scholarship information. The conference targets 6th to 12th graders, but all grades, parents, college students and community volunteers are encouraged to attend!
A free conference t-shirt will be given out to the youth that participate. Parking will be FREE, and all who drive are encouraged to park in the Pavilion/West Entry Parking Structure located very near to the ARC Pavilion.
From Sacramento - take Interstate 80 West to Highway 113 North. Take the Russell Blvd. exit, then turn right to go east on Russell Blvd. toward campus. Turn right on LaRue Rd, then left on Hutchison Drive, and the Pavilion/West Entry Parking Structure will be on your left. The ARC Pavilion is a short walk from the parking garage.
Our Outstanding School Psychologist!
From the 12/11/14 WUSD Board of Education meeting:
Juanita Aguirre-Patterson, a school psychologist with the Washington Unified School District, recently received the Nadine M. Lambert Outstanding School Psychologist Award for her contributions to the profession by the California Association of School Psychologists (CASP) at its annual convention in San Diego.
Congratulations to Juanita for receiving this distinguished honor! Riverbank staff, students, and families have been blessed by her service.
Riverbank's Four Anti-Bullying Rules
Combating Bullying at Riverbank
What is Bullying?
What are We Doing?
Suspected Bullying Report
The first step in resolving a complaint is to speak with the staff involved. We hope that you will bring any issue immediately to the attention of the school administration. If there are issues ...more
Live the Change Thursday!
I commit to eat with someone new or play with someone new on the playground, and Change my lunch/recess routine each Thursday. I will live the CHANGE I want to see on my campus. I REACH ONE! Continue
Last Chance to Pre-Order a Yearbook!
Friday, March 27th will be your last chance to pre-order a school yearbook. Don't wait until the last minute to make sure you have your copy. Only 100 yearbooks will be available for sale, so pre-order your copy now before they are all so... Continue
We will be on Spring Break from March 30th to April 3rd. School resumes April 6th. Continue
Yearbooks are on sale now: $20 for soft cover and $25 for hard cover. The last day to pre-order a Yearbook is Friday, March 27th. Order now! Extra options available if you order online. Click HERE to order online. Enter code: 10103315
Please remember that minimum days begin at 8:00 am with dismissal at 12:45 pm. We appreciate the extra effort you make to have your child at school on time and picked up promptly at dismissal. Kindergarten has Double Days on minimum days, with instruction from 8:00-11:20, and lunch from 11:20-11:40 for all kindergarten students. All minimum days are posted on the website calendar so you can make arrangements in advance. Thank you, Otter Parents!
Boys' Basketball Game Schedule
Games will be played at Riverbank. Come out and support the team! Dates, times and locations are subject to change.
February 17th at 5:30 pm: Stonegate vs. Riverbank
February 24th at 4:30 pm: Bridgeway Island vs. Riverbank
March 3rd at 5:30 pm: Westmore Oaks vs. Riverbank
March 12th at 3:30 pm: Riverbank vs. Southport
March 17th at 3:30 pm: Riverbank vs. Elkhorn Village
March 19th Playoff Games 4:00 and 5:00 pm: TBD
March 24th Championship Game 5:00 pm: TBD
The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand. ~ Vince Lombardi
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