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Welcome to Ruhkala Elementary!

Rocklin Unified School District - Teacher of the Year!

Congratulations to Mrs. Fortenberry!
Rocklin Unified Elementary Teacher of the Year!

We are so pleased and honored that one of our own has received such an incredible award!
Please find a moment to wish her a hearty congratulations! We are so fortunate to have such an innovative, creative and positive force on our campus! Thank you, Mrs. Fortenberry!!

Kindergarten Registration Information

Announcing! Ruhkala Elementary will be piloting a FULL DAY Kindergarten program for 2015-16!
Students will attend school with the same schedule as our first through sixth grade classes! More information will be provided at Kindergarten Orientation Night!
We are currently accepting Kindgergarten registration packets for the 2015-15 school year. Please download the registration packet and information from the RUSD website, or come by our Ruhkala main office and ask for a registration packet.
In addition to the registration packet parents will need to provide the following:
-Original Birth Certificate (we won't keep it, but we must see it)
-Proof of Residency (Utility bill with name and address on it)

Inspired to Learn. Committed to Lead.

At Ruhkala Elementary, with our vision and our mission, we focus on children. 

Our Vision - We are committed to the following: 

•  challenging each student to achieve academic success.

•  immersing students in innovative education.

•  valuing school, home, and community partnerships.

•  nurturing the unique learning styles of all students.

•  creating opportunities that celebrate leadership.

Our Mission - Inspired to Learn. Committed to Lead.

Our Motto - Growing the Young Leaders of Tomorrow.

Ruhkala Elementary is a Leader In Me School

Ruhkala Elementary is a Leader in Me school.  Our students are working hard at becoming young leaders in their school, community and their homes.  We are in year two of implementation. This year's focus will be learning and achievement accountability, and living the 7 Habits at both home and school. Stay tuned for more information!!
Please check out our Leadership Sponsor Info Page.

Habit 1 - Be Proactive
Habit 2 - Begin with the End in Mind
Habit 3 - Put First Things First
Habit 4 - Think Win-Win
Habit 5 - Seek to Understand, Then to be Understood
Habit 6 - Synergize
Habit 7 - Sharpen the Saw 

    Seven Habits question of the week

    Which of the seven habits are you planning to focus on and implement into your daily routine for the upcoming school year?


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    Community Info

    CAASPP/Smarter Balanaced Testing Begins!

    Please note: Our 3rd and 4th grade classes will begin state testing on
    March 10, 2015.
    Teachers will be testing over
    a 2-4 week time frame.
    Please watch for special notices to come home about specific testing times. 
     Our 5th and 6th grade classes will begin testing the week of April 6, 2015.

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    Sponsored by your Student Leadership Council!
    Amazon Shopping Fundraiser - just shop and RU earns money!
    Help support Ruhkala Elementary raise money just by shopping!
    By using the big button above to access Amazon, we will receive a 5% kickback on any purchases you make! This is a special link that let's Amazon know where their contribution needs to go! You don't have to sell anything, promote anything, collect anything! Just use this button above each time to want to make a purchase through Amazon, and Ruhkala student body earns money! More info coming your way via School Messenger and below!
    Click HERE to find out more detail and how you can shop and earn money for Ruhkala all at the same time!
    Don't forget to order your SCRIP each week!
    Great way to get your shopping done and gifts purchased and help out the school too!  Click on the SCRIP link above to see the great stores that you already shop at, and can earn money for our school at the same time!

       RUSD Board Meeting Agenda--

    Events and News

      First bell rings at 7:45
    ‚ÄčStart bell rings at 7:50
    Early Monday release bell rings at 1:20 PM
    All other regular days bell rings at 2:20 PM
    Minimum days bell rings at 12:20 PM
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