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Welcome to Ruhkala Elementary!

Back To School Night

We hope you all can make it to Back to School Night! 
This is a great opportunity to hear about how your student's classroom works and what to expect this year!
This night is designed for parents and guardians to obtain important information about the school year. Please note, there is no child care provided, or playground supervision. 
Tonight's schedule:
5:15PM - 6:00PM Kindergarten classroom information - Kindergarten classrooms
6:15PM - 6:30PM Welcome and teacher introductions - Multi-purpose room
6:30PM - 7:15PM 1st - 6th Grade classroom information  - your student's classroom
  (6th grade parents will remain in the multi-purpose room for a group presentation)

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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    Rukhala Calendar

    Bell Schedule

      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

    Community Info

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    Parents Preview
    K-5th Mathematics Adoption
    View Flyer >>HERE<< for info
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    Rocklin Preschool
    Club Rocklin Updates
    >>Letter to parents <<

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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!


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