December 2015

Maple Ridge Choir Concert

Submitted by monica.bair on Fri, 12/18/2015 - 10:25

Maple Ridge choir students from all grade levels, participated in a Christmas choir performance on Thursday, December 17th.  The performance included a variety of nostalgic Christmas songs, as well as some songs that had never been heard by many.  The choir is directed by Maple Ridge fourth grade teacher, Mrs. Sanders.  

Coding Activity

Submitted by monica.bair on Wed, 12/09/2015 - 09:25

To motivate and educate students about coding, representatives from Inside Sales visited Maple Ridge on Tuesday, and worked with small groups of students to teach them some of the basics of coding.

Inside Sales Day of Coding

Submitted by monica.bair on Wed, 12/09/2015 - 09:18

Dave Elkington, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer and Founder of Inside Sales, visited Maple Ridge Elementary along with Tema Laussen and other representatives from the company.  They came to talk to the students about coding, and participating in the "Hour of Code" program.  The Hour of Code is a one-hour introduction to computer science, designed to demystify code and show that anybody can learn the basics.