Elementary School Fun

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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Reading Dogs Have Tails Wagging at RVC

Ross Valley Charter Students reading to a golden retriever

RVC is happy to introduce a new Reading Dog Program for the students of Ross Valley Charter. With the Reading Dog program, therapy dogs come to campus to listen and read with students on a regular basis. The dogs and their handlers are Therapy Certified Teams that are trained to work with children through Marin…

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Welcome to a New Year at RVC!

Ross Valley Charter welcomes our new teachers, students and families, as well as our returning community, to the 2018-19 school year.  We’re kicking off the year with a lot of joy, excitement, and inquiry. The RVC classroom teachers spent time over the summer digging into inquiry-based learning and students have jumped right in starting day…

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RVC Wins in Recycling Challenge

Ross Valley Charter award stating that RVC is the first-place winner in per-capita paper recycling in 2018

Ross Valley Charter School took part in the annual Keep California Beautiful K-12 Schools Recycling Challenge Competition to challenge ourselves to see just how well our in-house recycling systems work in our first year of operations. The Keep California Beautiful organization runs the Recycling Challenge to help educate communities about the importance of proper recycling…

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