School IS BACK IN SESSION
RISD students returned to class Monday, August 20. RWJH school hours are 8:15 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Doors open 7:30 a.m.
RWJH PTA MEMBERSHIP OPEN TO ALL
Parents, students, teachers, grandparents are eligible to join PTA.
When you and your students join the PTA, you are helping to ensure that every child has a voice.
For more information, contact Barbara Stuart at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Join the RWJH PTA for its first meeting of the year 6 p.m. Sept. 4 . Immediately following the meeting, RWJH will hold an open house. Parents will follow their student's schedule, receive teacher contact information, class syllabus and other important facts.
Your school has chosen Worth Ave. Group as the insurance provider for your electronic device. To opt into the Voluntary Group Program visit https://gpo.worthavegroup.com/gpo/richardson-isd/ . Cost is $22 per device.
Coverage is effective August 12, 2018 through May 29, 2019. Enrollment deadline is September 16, 2018. The transaction will appear on your bank statement as "DEVICE INS".
November 6 (Election Day) is now a student holiday in RISD. The October 5 holiday is unchanged.
Vote on Tax Increase November 6
The Richardson ISD Board of Trustees voted to set the district’s operating tax rate at $1.17, triggering a tax ratification election (TRE) for November 6. The board is asking voters to approve a 13 cent increase in the tax rate, currently set at $1.04.
A series of Tax Ratification Election (TRE) information sessions will be held with RISD schools and communities. Each session will last approximately one hour and include a detailed presentation, followed by time for Q and A.
Wednesday, Sept. 5 7 p.m. Richardson YMCA
Wednesday, Sept. 12 7 p.m. LHHS: "H" Auditorium
Monday, Sept. 17 7 p.m. RHS: Library
Tuesday, Sept. 25 7 p.m. Pearce: Black Box Theater
Tuesday, Oct. 2 7 p.m. Berkner: Lecture Hall
Saturday, Oct. 13 9 a.m. RISD Administration Building
For more information about the increase and how the board came to its decision, visit http://www.risd.org/tre2018/ .
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