Announcements

This page will have weekly announcements/information for parents/guardians. 
April 2017:
3: School Resumes
13: Rock Creek Elementary Talent Show (6:00)
13: Kindergarten Registration
14-17: Easter Break (No School)
18: School Resumes
18: 4th Grade Grandparent Breakfast (9:00-9:30)
18: Jefferson Area Local Schools Board of Education Meeting (6:00)
20: 5th/6th Grade Grandparent Breakfast (9:00-9:30)
21: 4th Quarter Interim Period
28: Interim/Progress Reports Sent Home
28: Grade 2 Field Trip
28: Father/Daughter Dance (6:00-8:00)

STATE TESTING UPDATE:
PLEASE MAKE SURE YOUR CHILD IS IN ATTENDANCE ON TESTING DAYS
Grade 3 ELA- 4/11 AND 4/12
GRADE 4 ELA- 4/4 AND 4/5
GRADE 5 ELA- 4/11 AND 4/12
GRADE 6 ELA- 4/6 AND 4/7
MAKE-UPS- 4/13

Jefferson Area Local School District Pep Assembly (September 16)
Hula Hoop Competition- Elementary Students won!

Rock Creek Elementary- Tug of War and Hula Hoop Teams

Student Day
The daily schedule for 2016-17 will be as follows:
Breakfast- 9:00
Entry Bell for ALL Students- 9:15
Tardy Bell- 9:30
Student Dismissal- 3:45
Office Closes- 4:00

Online Textbooks:
The following link will allow your child to access their online textbooks. The usernames and passwords were distributed by the teachers at the beginning of the school year. 

ProgressBook Parent Access
Parents will have access to student grades via Parent Access. Please follow the link below to create your account. If you are having troubles please feel free to contact Mr. Edison. 

Parent/Teacher Communication
- If you would like to meet with a teacher please call/email them to make an appointment, please do not just show up.
- Parents/guardians should not be in the school building prior to 9:15, unless they are meeting with a teacher.
- All parents/guardians should exit the building prior to 9:30.
- Please check out the teacher sites for information regarding the education of your children.  

Ohio State Testing Update
Here is a link to the practice website provided by the Ohio Department of Education.

Rock Creek Elementary Spring Test Schedule

PARENT COPY OF TEST SCHEDULE


Tests per Grade Level:
3rd Grade: English Language Arts (ELA) and Math
4th Grade: English Language Arts (ELA), Math and Social Studies
5th Grade: English Language Arts (ELA), Math and Science
6th Grade: English Language Arts (ELA), Math and Social Studies

3rd Grade Reading Assessment

The score of 44 is the promotion cutoff score for 4th grade, meaning, all students who scored a 44 or higher will not be retained in 3rd grade based off of the Third Grade Reading Guarantee.  The cutoff score for the 3rd Grade Reading Terra Nova is 617 as established by the Ohio Department of Education. 

As many of you are aware, students in 3rd grade must receive a passing score on the Terra Nova Reading Assessment OR the Ohio 3rd Grade English Language Arts Assessment in order to be promoted to 4th grade. Below are some links that may be of value to you and your child:





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Christopher Edison,
Aug 1, 2016, 6:59 AM
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Christopher Edison,
Dec 19, 2016, 9:03 AM