Elementary School Fun

Halloween Celebration Brings Our School Back Together

Transitional Kindergarten and Kindergarteners dress as bats for Halloween

After school closure due to power outages, RVC re-opened just in time for our community to celebrate Halloween with our wonderful traditions. The campus was filled with joy and excitement, which was a wonderful reset from the uncertainty of the week. After a lot of pumpkin cleaning by our family volunteers, the multi-age Buddy Families…

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Extra! Extra! Read All About it! The RVC Reporter Goes to Press!

Elementary school newspaper staff holding the first edition of their newspaper.

This week marks the launch of RVC’s student-written newspaper, The RVC Reporter. Students worked together to report on important issues around the school, interview students about favorite books, and even create a comic strip about Greek Gods. For the full issue, click here. These curious, hardworking and diligent fact finders meet once a week after…

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The RVC Read-A-Thon

Children of different ages read together, helping each other learn

Ross Valley Charter kids love to read! This year, they are using their love of reading to raise money for our school. Every student is taking pledges, and on May 10th, we’re having an all-school Read-a-thon. Each RVC reader has a personal Read-a-thon page to share with friends and family using social media, email or…

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Open House…Be Curious!

The following is a letter that Director Luke sent to prospective families that have shown interest in RVC. It’s important that everyone sees it, there are so many exciting things happening at our school! Be sure to pass it on to families you know who may be interested. Hope to see you at the Open…

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The “Wait til 8th” Movement…one teacher’s perspective.

As a mom with a current 8th grader, the teacher’s perspective in this article very much hits home.  The comparison from 2008 to 2018, with regard to our kids’ access to technology, strikes me as sad and unfortunate.   There are many reasons to “Wait til 8th” (in case you haven’t heard, it’s actually a…

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