On Thursday, September 21, the Maple Ridge PTA hosted the annual fundraising carnival. Parents, teachers, students braved the crazy weather to enjoy a fun carnival atmosphere. A themed basket silent auction took place as well. Each class in the school took donations for these baskets, to raise money for the school.
Maple Ridge PTA is excited to have online registration and payment through VENMO for our memberships and shirts this year. The shirts are 6.00 each and will be navy blue with gold writing. Follow our Maple Ridge PTA and Maple Ridge Elementary facebook pages for a special discount! If you pay using the VENMO app please include your students full name and shirt size in the notes. If you would like the $1 discount for following us on facebook or instagram, please include your username in the notes. Also, we need YOU to join our PTA.
Recently, the PTA recognized Melanie Adamson as Outstanding Educator for Maple Ridge Elementary. Mrs. Adamson works with the UEI students in the school. She does a great job with her group of students, and makes sure to give students throughout the school, the opportunity to come into her classroom, and help these students in whatever way they can. Melanie has been credited with working behind the scenes to ensure the progress and development of her students. Melanie is a pleasure to work with, and we feel fortunate to have her here at Maple Ridge! Mrs.
Recently, Becky Manning, a third grade teacher at Maple Ridge Elementary, was chosen as the Outstanding Educator by the Springville/Mapleton PTA council. According to many of Mrs. Manning's colleagues, she is an amazing teacher for many reasons. Not only does she know her students well, but she does all she can to meet the needs of every individual student in her class. Not only does she have a great rapport with parents and students, but she does with her coworkers as well.