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2/18-2/22 SCHOOL BREAK

Good day TRHS families,

Ski/Snow/Skate Week is upon us!

This email serves as a reminder that there is no Enrichment, field trips, tutoring, or any other services available this week.

You may happen to receive correspondence, but administrative and school services will resume on Monday, February 25, 2019.

Enjoy your week and we will see you soon ūüôā



Do you have a TRHS Chromebook checked out? If so, please return it so we may update the browser and utilize it for testing. If your child is currently using one of our Chromebook’s for online curriculum, leave us a note when you return it and we will make sure the Chromebook is updated and returned to you with priority.


IF YOU MISSED CIRCLE TIME THIS WEEK: Please click the link to view the critical reminders that we went over during circle time: Parent_Reminders_Circle_Time_New_Year.docx

Valentine’s Day: Here at Twin Ridges, we LOVE love and encourage all to celebrate holidays in whatever way feels best. Your children are welcome to bring valentine’s, (Wed or Thurs, as some only attend one day), but we ask if you do bring valentines, please bring enough for the entire class to receive one. We have no more than 12 students in each age group.

Kindergarten Round-Up is happening soon. Please check out the PDFs if interested. 

Board Meeting rescheduled for 2/14/19 at 9:30 am at Nevada City campus @ 111 New Mohawk Rd. Nevada City, CA 95959

Nevada City Enrichment resumes this week. Kinders on Monday-2/4, and all others Wednesday 2/6, and Thursday 2/7.



~Upcoming events~

*PE Testing for 5th and 7th Graders: Tuesday February 12th, 10:00-12:00, Ms. Kelley will be conducting PE testing for 5th and 7th grade students. Contact her at for questions or more information.

*Vision/Hearing/Spinal Check with Nurse Tracy: Wednesday February 13th, Nurse Tracy will be visiting enrichment and performing Vision/Hearing tests to all students on site. She will also be conducting a spinal check for 7th and 8th graders to check for any signs of possible scoliosis. The exam will take place in a closed room for privacy as the child’s back is exposed. Parents are welcome to be present. Please let Steve or Violet know if you do NOT want your child to participate in either of these check-ups.

*Ice Skating in Truckee: Friday, February 15th, we are inviting students to meet us at the Truckee Skating Rink for a fun day of ice skating. Public skate is from 3-7pm, $8 to skate (with your own skates) or an additional $3 to rent skates **This is not a TRHS sponsored trip, we just want to let families know that this is a fun activity available**

*Library Family Field Trip: Friday March 1st, at 9:00am, TRHS is visiting the Madelyn Helling Library in Nevada City. Come find out all the library has to offer-more than books. Ask Ms. Sarah ( for the library card form, and return it to her by Thurs, Feb 14 to have a library card waiting for you on March 1st!


~In the community~

Ms. Sarah is collecting donations of clean, half gallon cardboard ‚Äúmilk‚ÄĚ cartons for her STEAM enrichment class. We need 110 cartons to create the awesome 3D cube that Ms. Sarah has planned!

Scholar Field Trip Fund Raising

Scholar Field Trip Funds
Scholar Field Trip Funds Needed

*4/24/19 Talent Show -3:30-4:30 location TBD email for details

*4/1/19 “Hike with the Fools Day” –¬† 1:30-4 Tribute Trail Nevada City,
Fundraiser for student tech upgrades, details TBD email
for details

*3/1/19 Library Field Trip – 9-10ish Madelyn Helling Library – signing
up for a library card! email for details

*4/23/19 “Junior Duck Stamp” – 10-11 On-site presentation from Waterfowl
Society email for details

*5/14/19 “Marsh Madness” – 9-12 Field Trip to Stone Lakes Wildlife
Refuge email for details

*2/15/19 Ice Skating in Truckee РUnknown time and location

*3/5/19 Family Math Festival – 1-3 On-site FAMILY math workshop, for
parents and students to both stay with multiple fun math stations email for details

*2/6-2/7 Make Up Photo Days at Enrichment, anytime

*TBD Hirshman’s Pond Hike -11-1ish email¬†¬†
for details.

*5/22/19 8th grade Project Presentations- 4-6 at Nev City site email
your teacher for details

*5/1/19 40th Year Anniversary Celebration: 3:30-4:30 Pioneer Park,
email for details

*5/28/19 Graduation Pool Party – at Pioneer Park times/details tbd