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Join Ms. Phifer in the Riverbank library for Coffee with the Principal from 8:15-9:00 am on Friday, September 29th.


 

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 9/26/17




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Come out to cheer on our Riverbank Volleyball team as they compete against Stonegate at 4:30 on October 2nd. All Volleyball games will be held at Riverbank.

 

Check the schedule on the Riverbank Athletics page for future games.

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 9/24/17




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Come out to cheer on our Riverbank Flag Football team as they compete against Elkhorn at 4:30 on September 28th. All flag football games will be held at Bridgeway Island.

 

Check the schedule on the Riverbank Athletics page for future games.

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 9/24/17




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Show your Otter spirit and come dressed according to the theme of the day. Spirit week ends with a Glow-In-the-Dark themed dance for 6th-8th grade on Friday.

 

Monday: Pajama Day

Tuesday: Twin Day

Wednesday: Crazy Hair Day

Thursday: Sports Day

Friday: Class Color Day

 

Class Colors:

1st grade: white

2nd grade: black

3rd grade: green

4th grade: purple

5th grade: blue

(6th-8th grade TBA)

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 9/24/17




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Please join us for the next Riverbank PTC meeting on October 10, 2017 from 5:00-6:30 pm in the Riverbank Library. Check the Riverbank Parent Teacher Club page for information on PTC events and activities.

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 9/13/17




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Come out to cheer on our Riverbank Flag Football team as they compete against Stonegate at 4:30 on September 21st. All flag football games will be held at Bridgeway Island.

 

Check the schedule on the Riverbank Athletics page for future games.

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 9/12/17




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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 9/11/17




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The Washington Unified School District together with countless other local and statewide agencies will continue to support and protect ALL students regardless of their immigration status upholding our Safe Haven Resolution approved by the Board of Trustees on February 16, 2017.
 
Click on the attached link for the full statement from WUSD.
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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 9/6/17




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There will be no school Monday, September 4th due to the Labor Day Holiday.

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 8/31/17




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Join Ms. Phifer in the Riverbank library for Coffee with the Principal at 8:00 am on Friday, August 25th.

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 8/24/17




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Join us on Wednesday, August 30th for Back to School Night!

Parents will meet in the Gym at 5:30 pm for a welcome and introduction to staff. There will be two sessions from 6:00-6:30 and 6:30-7:00. Teachers will go over curriculum, policies and procedures, and more. If you have a specific concern about your child, please schedule an appointment to meet with your child's teacher to discuss it.

 

If you are interested in becoming a school volunteer, there will be a mobile fingerprinting session available, however you must complete the application process by August 29th to be eligible for fingerprinting. See the attached document for more information.

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 8/24/17




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The first day of instruction for students is on Wednesday, August 16th. We are excited to welcome Otters old and new and look forward to an amazing school year!

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 8/3/17




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Just in time for summer reading, the West Sacramento Friends of the Library are hosting a Summer Book Sale at the Arthur F. Turner Community Library, 1212 Merkley Avenue.

  • Saturday, June 17th, 9 am - 4 pm
  • Sunday, June 18th, 10 am - 3 pm

Children's Books - 25¢

Hardcover Books - $1

Paperbacks - 50¢

Sunday - $4 per bag

 

Don't forget to sign up for the Summer Reading Program (all ages) and check out the cool events happening at the Library this summer! 

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 5/24/17




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No School on Monday, May 29th in observance of the Memorial Day Holiday.

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 5/21/17




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Riverbank PTC Spring Festival

Friday, May 12th

5:00 - 7:30pm

Free Entrance!

Kids Under 12 Must Have Adult Supervision

 

**Unlimited Games Wristband

ONLY $5

 

** Individual Game Tickets $0.25 (amount of tickets/each game differs)

 

* Raffle Tickets: $1 each or $5-6 each

Raffle Prizes: Gift Cards/Scooter/Bike

Must be Present to Win

Raffle held at 7:30pm

 

Snack Bar Food Available for Purchase from RB PTC

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 5/8/17




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Come to the Book Fair in the Riverbank Library beginning May 8th, and find books you'll love!

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 5/2/17




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Come to Open House from 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm on Wednesday, May 10th to celebrate the work your child has been doing at school. We will also be having the VAPA Art Showcase in the cafeteria. We hope you'll be able to join us!

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 5/2/17




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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 4/7/17




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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 4/7/17




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We will be on Spring Break from April 10th to April 14th. School resumes April 17th.

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 4/7/17




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Kaiser Permanente Educational Theatre Programs will be at Riverbank on Monday, April 3rd at 1:15 pm to present The Best Me, a performance for young audiences about healthy eating and active living. Students will learn:

  • to play hard or exercise for at least 60 minutes every day
  • to limit time in front of the TV and computer
  • to create balanced meals that include a colorful variety of fruits and vegetables
  • to drink water when thirsty instead of soda and juice drinks

Here is a sneak peek of the performance:

Find more resources to support teaching and learning about a healthy lifestyle in the attached links.

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 3/25/17




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Join Ms. Phifer and special guest, Simón Silva, on Tuesday, April 4, from 8:00-8:45 am in the Riverbank Library.

 

Simón Silva has been a creative problem solver, author and speaker for more than 16 years, with clients and collectors from all over the world. He has been developing creative projects for several years now in classroom settings, colleges, universities and at many conferences around the world. He began his career as an illustrator and eventually moved on to fine art, writing, and speaking. He lives in California with his wife and their three sons, and finds himself traveling extensively, helping people with their creativity and curiosity.

 

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 3/22/17




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Spring Picture Day will be happening Friday, March 24th. You may order photos with the picture day flyer sent home, or order online at MyLifetouch. Use Riverbank Picture Day ID: CR036259Q0  Please return the flyer on picture day even if you order online to be sure your child is photographed.

 

 
 
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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 3/22/17




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Come out to Riverbank to support the Boys' Basketball Team as they compete against Elkhorn on March 16th at 3:30 pm.  

GO OTTERS!

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 3/12/17




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Come out to Riverbank to support the Boys' Basketball Team as they compete against Southport on March 9th at 5:30 pm.  

GO OTTERS!

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 3/3/17




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Riverbank PTC will be sponsoring Movie Night on Friday, March 10th with a showing of the movie, Trolls. Admission is FREE! Drinks and snacks will be sold to raise funds. Doors open at 5:00 and movies starts at 6:00. Bring blankets and pillows for comfort.

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 2/27/17




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Please join our awesome team of Riverbank parents and teachers for a PTC Meeting on Friday, March 9th from 5:30-6:30 pm in the Riverbank Library.

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 2/27/17




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Riverbank will be celebrating Read Across AmericaFebruary 27- March 3, with spirit day dress themes and reading events!

 

Each day of the week is Read Across America Spirit Day!

 
Monday-- Crazy Hair Day
 
Tuesday-- Pajama Day
 
Wednesday-- Crazy Hat Day
 
Thursday-- Sports Day
 
Friday--Wear a Book/ Bring a book from home
 
We will have many activities to celebrate reading, including buddy class reading and a campus wide reading block. Our favorite poet, Peter Blueberry, will be sharing poetry with classes in the library. Voice of the Wood will perform stories for K-3 and 4-6 grade classes on Thursday.
 
Click on the attached links for more more fun activities, resources and tips for parents, students and teachers!
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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 2/26/17




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Come out to Riverbank to support the Boys' Basketball Team as they compete against Westmore Oaks on March 2nd at 5:30 pm.  

GO OTTERS!

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 2/26/17




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Registration packets are available at Riverbank and need to be turned in to the office. You must register your child at his/her neighborhood school. Use the School Locator to check your school of attendance. Don't wait until fall! Register early to ensure your child will receive a place in a Riverbank kindergarten class. Spaces fill up and your child may be sent to another school if you wait to register at the beginning of the school year.

 

Please bring the following documents for registration:

  • child's birth certificate
  • up-to-date immunization records
  • proof of address (utility bill, mortgage/rental agreement)
  • physical dated after August 2016
  • dental exam

Your child is eligible for Kindergarten if his/her 5th birthday falls on or before September 1, 2017. A child is eligible for Transitional Kindergarten if his/her 5th birthday falls on or between September 2nd, 2017 and December 2nd, 2017.

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 2/26/17




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Come out to Riverbank to support the Boys' Basketball Team as they compete against Stonegate on February 23rd at 3:30 pm.  

GO OTTERS!

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 2/20/17




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All families are welcome to participate in a community forum at Riverbank on Wednesday, February 1st at 6:00 PM.

 

The district’s new strategic plan aims to establish a stronger sense of transparency and community involvement. The Board of Trustees together with the Superintendent are using this progress as a springboard to host a series of community forums highlighting the current state of the district as well the district’s road map for future success.

 
Topics of discussion include: meet and greet with the Trustees, Superintendent, and staff; district vision and mission; educational programs; student & family support services; school climate; college & career readiness; and, community partnerships.

 

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 1/31/17




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Parent conference week will be held February 6-10, and we will have a minimum day schedule for the entire week. School begins at 8:00 am and is dismissed at 12:45 pm every day the week of parent conferences. 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.

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 1/30/17




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Published: 1/30/17




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Registration packets will be available for pick up at Riverbank starting on Monday, January 30th. Packets need to be turned in to the office on or after the opening day of registration. You must register your child at his/her neighborhood school. Use the School Locator to check your school of attendance.

 

Registration Date: Saturday, February 25, 2017

Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 1/30/17




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Participating local museums will offer free or half-priced admission from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, February 4, 2017. Most of the more than 25 museums will offer free admission whereas two destinations located in residential areas — the Sacramento Zoo and Fairytale Town — will offer half-priced admission to offset parking and traffic control costs. Click on the attached link for more information.

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 1/30/17




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The next West Sacramento Friends of the Library Book Sale will take place Saturday, January 28, 2017 from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm and Sunday, January 29, 2017 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. Paperbacks - $0.50 and hardbacks - $1.00. Bargain Sunday - $4.00 a bag. All proceeds benefit programs and collections at the library. Please contact the WSFOL directly at (916) 375-6465, ext. 4 or email to wsfol99@yahoo.com for more information.

 

Arthur F. Turner (West Sacramento) Branch
1212 Merkley Avenue
West Sacramento, California 95691

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 1/22/17




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Keeping your children safe is our first priority at Riverbank! Please help us by following Drop-Off and Pick-Up Procedures outlined in the School Safety Letter sent home this week

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 1/22/17




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All families are welcome to participate in a community forum at Riverbank on Friday, January 20th at 9:30 AM. An evening forum will also be held at Riverbank on Wednesday, February 1st at 6:00 PM.

 

The district’s new strategic plan aims to establish a stronger sense of transparency and community involvement. The Board of Trustees together with the Superintendent are using this progress as a springboard to host a series of community forums highlighting the current state of the district as well the district’s road map for future success.

 
Topics of discussion include: meet and greet with the Trustees, Superintendent, and staff; district vision and mission; educational programs; student & family support services; school climate; college & career readiness; and, community partnerships.
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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 1/9/17




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There will be no school on Monday January 16th in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr.'s birthday.

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 1/8/17




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Come out to Westmore Oaks at 6:00pm on Thursday, January 12th to support our awesome Otter Girls' Basketball Team as they compete against Southport. GO OTTERS!

 
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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 1/6/17




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Join our awesome team of Riverbank parents and teachers for a PTC Meeting on Thursday, January 12th from 5:30-6:30 pm in the Riverbank Library.

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 1/5/17




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Come out to Westmore Oaks at 6:00pm on Thursday, January 5th to support our awesome Otter Girls' Basketball Team as they compete against Westmore Oaks. GO OTTERS!

 
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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 1/1/17




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We will be on a minimum day schedule Friday, December 16th. School begins at 8:00am and is dismissed at 12:45pm. 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.

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 12/11/16




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We will be on Winter Break from December 19th to January 2nd. We wish all Riverbank families a joyous Holiday Season and a happy, healthy New Year! School resumes January 3rd.

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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 12/11/16




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Come out to Westmore Oaks at 3:30pm on Thursday, December 15th to support our awesome Otter Girls' Basketball Team as they compete against Stonegate. GO OTTERS!

 
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Posted by: Miss Scoleri
Published: 12/11/16