Month: December 2015

Yankee Candle orders are here!

yankeecandlesell_banner_loginIf you haven’t picked up your PTA Yankee Candle Holiday Order, Please stop by Room B8, today. Monday, December 14, 2015 from 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Our PTA volunteers will be in Room B8 to assist with the pick-up.

If you missed it, online orders can still be made through January 13th. Details at

Thank you for supporting this order and the Pleasant Ridge PTA.

Reminders for the week of Dec 07 2015

Thank You Pleasant Ridge!


THANK YOU PR!: Thank you Pleasant Ridge families and friends for your support last week. Parent Teacher conference dinners and the Holiday Parade last week, were a great success because of you!



PANCAKE SUPPER: It’s tomorrow, Tuesday, December 8th.  Join us from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.  in the PR cafeteria.  Cost is $5.00/person, children 4 and under are free.

Dinner includes Pancakes and syrup from King Pancake,  Sausage, Applesauce and choice of Apple Juice, Orange Juice, White or Chocolate Milk. There will also be time to buy books and stuffing stuffers from the bookfair.



SCHOLASTIC BOOK FAIRS: The book fair is also open tomorrow and Wednesday during school hours and during the pancake supper in room B8. Pick up educational stocking stuffers for your children and last minute gifts.

We still need volunteers to help at the bookfair this week, if you can spare an hour or two,  please sign up  here







GIRLS ON THE RUN: Girls on the Run is coming to Pleasant Ridge this Spring!  Registration starts today and is open to all 3rd grade girls. We will meet after school every Tuesday and Thursday,  March 8 – May 17th, from 4 – 5:30 pm .

The Pleasant Ridge team will be: Karyn Bloch (site lead & Co-Coach), Stephanie Groneman (Co-Coach), Nichole Dell’Orco (Co-Coach) and Emilie Lange (Co-Coach).  They bring years of running, inspirational and educational experience to this wonderful program who are looking forward to inspiring young girls at Pleasant Ridge!
2014 Girls on the Run video: for more inspiration.

More details about the program and signing up at

golden sockHoliday Wish Wall

The wish wall is still up. Stop by, and take a look during teacher conferences. Sponsor a gift for your teachers and support the classroom. Don’t forget about specials!
Holiday Shopping! If you are unable to visit the Wish Wall in person, (need ideas for a particular teacher) or have any questions, please contact Chair Christine Gerdes (third grade mom) at




PTA MEETING: Our PTA meeting is scheduled for next week Thursday at 9am in the Staff lounge. We look forward to seeing you.


Shop and support Pleasant Ridge: From feasts to treats and gifts, your holiday shopping gives a gift to Pleasant Ridge! Click on any of the logos below to support our school. Contact Cris Supina at if you have any questions.

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get involvedWe still need volunteers to help at the book fair on Tuesday and Wednesday. If you can spare an hour or more, please sign up here

We could use a few good parents (and friends) . We need coordinators for Lost & Found, Reading Month, SCRIP and other Spring 2016 activities. Sign up now at


Tuesday is Benito’s Dough Night tonight.  Don’t forget to mention Pleasant Ridge and your teacher’s name when placing your order.