Rushwood Elementary
8200 Rushwood Ln
Sagamore Hills, OH 44067
Phone: 330.467.0581
Fax: 330.468.4631
Safe School Hotline: 330.908.6166
Attendance: 330.908.6160

PTA
Welcome to Rushwood


 
WELCOME TO RUSHWOOD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
8200 Rushwood Lane
Sagamore Hills, Ohio 44067
GRADES - K-4            MASCOT – WARRIORS
COLORS– GREEN AND WHITE            
ENROLLMENT – APPROXIMATELY 420

BELLS
The first bell rings at 8:32 am.
Students are tardy if they are not in their rooms by 8:45 am. School dismissal is at 3:15 pm. Carpool students may be dropped off from 8:25– 8:40 am at the west entrance and picked up at 3:15 pm at the west entrance via the carpool line. To sign in a late student or to pick up a student during the day, please use the main entrance and report to the office.


BREAKFAST and LUNCH
Students receiving breakfast may be dropped off at 8:10 am at the front door. The cost is $1.50. Lunch time is 25 minutes and is served from 11:00 – 1:20 each day. Cost is $2.75 for lunch with milk; .50 for milk only.
 

CLASSES
 Students have classes in art, music and physical education besides their core
subjects of math, language arts, science and social studies.

ACADEMIC CONSUMABLE FEES -
School Fees

IMPORTANT SCHOOL DOCUMENTS - please go to www.nordoniaschools.org.

Click on the Parents & Families tab; OnlineForms and instructions are on this page.

Other information can also be located under the Parents & Families tab including: Alumni, District Calendar, EZPay, Gifted Education, Lunch Menu, Lunch Payments,New Student Registration, Nordonia Schools Foundation, Parent Mentors, ProgressBook, Pupil Services, PTA/PTSA, School Pages, Transportation, and Gift Card Program.

Visit the Rushwood Elementary school page from the home page to read additional information about our school.

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PARENT ACTIVITIES

PTA, VAST volunteers, Market Day, Book Fair and the Annual Fall Festival, and special grade level evening activities are other ways parents can become involved.

I look forward to meeting you and working together for your children.

Sincerely,

Dr. Jacqueline O'Connor

 
RUSHWOOD RANKED EXCELLENT WITH DISTINCTION BY THE OHIO DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION, 2011-2012!!!"

Individual student learning and achievement is our core business"
 
 

Upcoming activities/events:

OCTOBER:

October 15th -  Reschedule PTA meeting.  3:45, Rushwood library

October 16th-    Dress up as a Book Character to celebrate reading our 2 million minutes last year

October 16th  - Market Day Pick Up-RW Cafeteria

October 17th  - No School Students (Teacher In-Service)

October 20th  - Grade 4 Panoramic Picture Day

October 23rd  - Grade 3 Square Dance (7-8:15pm)—The time has been decreased by 15 minutes to ensure children get home a little earlier

October 24th  -END OF 1ST GRADING PERIOD

October 30th  - Fall Festival (5:00-7:00pm)—No costumes this evening, as they may get damaged by paint, or playing in the bounce house.

October 31st  - Fall Costume Walk (2:45pm)—feel free to join us in the main lobby area, the inside of the gym (as kids will be walking the perimeter) and if weather permits, we will walk outside on the playground area)

NOVEMBER:

November 3rd - Family First Night.  No homework or afterschool activities on this day.

November 4th- No school students (Teacher In-Service)

November 5th – Picture re-take day

November 6th – Evening Parent Teacher conferences

November 11th – Veterans Day Celebration (information coming home for families to sign up for breakfasts)

November 12th  – PTA Meeting.  3:45, Rushwood library

November 13th – Evening Parent Teacher conferences

November 13th – Market Day Pick Up-RW Cafeteria

November 26th-December 1st      THANKSGIVING BREAK!

 
EXCELLENT WITH DISTINCTION

Arrival/Dismissal Procedures
Please review our guidelines for morning arrival and afternoon dismissal by clicking on the link above. Please be courteous to our community members, making sure that we are not blocking their driveways during this process. Additionally, please be make sure that you are making a RIGHT turn only off of Nesbitt when entering Rushwood for morning arrival and dismissal. Please make sure that you PULL ALL THE WAY UP in our pickup/drop off lane. If everyone adheres to this, we can fit 10 cars at a time. Our main office doors are closed during dismissal time. Every staff member is on duty assisting in the safe exiting of children. If your child needs to leave school early, he / she must be signed out prior to 3:00pm. Your patience, understanding, and following protocol helps us make the process smooth and efficient. Lastly: When sending in a note, please print your child's name clearly and specify if you need office pick up or car pick up.
Events
RW Fall Festival
Thu Oct 30 2014
RW Fall Walk
Fri Oct 31 2014
RW Picture Retake Day
Wed Nov 5 2014
RW Tier 2 Grades K,1,3
Mon Nov 10 2014
RW PTA Meeting
Wed Nov 12 2014
RW Market Day
Thu Nov 13 2014
STAR Math 2nd Assessment Grades 1-8
Wed Dec 3 2014
to Fri Dec 19 2014
STAR Reading/EL 2nd Assessment Grades K-12
Wed Dec 3 2014
to Fri Dec 19 2014
RW PTA Meeting
Wed Dec 10 2014
Attendance Line
330-908-6160
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Fee Schedule 2013-2014
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