Coding in Second Grade

Submitted by becky.manning on Sun, 12/18/2022 - 21:50

Second graders in Mrs. Berbert’s class put their coding skills to use this past week with the Code and Go Mice. First, they worked in teams to figure out which buttons coded which actions. Then, they built mazes and figured out which coding sequences they could use to solve their mazes.

Katriel Berbert

Math with Cheez-Its

Submitted by becky.manning on Sun, 12/18/2022 - 21:41

Maple Ridge 4th graders in Mrs. Olson's class reviewed finding the area and perimeter of different shapes with Cheez-Its this month! Fourth graders are awesome!

Jane Olson

Holiday Concerts

Submitted by becky.manning on Mon, 12/12/2022 - 14:07

Maple Ridge students have enjoyed several holiday concerts this month! We listened to the MJHS band and orchestra, the MMHS choir, and our own school choir performed. It has been great to hear such beautiful music to help get us in the holiday spirit! 

November Students of the Month

Submitted by becky.manning on Fri, 12/09/2022 - 10:38

These students were our Maple Ridge Students of the Month for November. They were recognized for being nice! We are so proud of them and grateful for their good examples! (Not pictured: Willow Berlin, Olive Williams, Cohen Clayson, Sloan Swanson, Katlyn Thorpe, Demi Taylor, Juliet Skinner)

STEM Christmas Trees

Submitted by becky.manning on Wed, 12/07/2022 - 09:17

Mrs. Rasmussen's 3rd grade class used their STEM skills to construct a Christmas Tree with just toothpicks and Dots candy!  It was exciting to use collaborative thinking and working skills to construct a tasty tree.

Jenny Rasmussen

Reflections Winners (Council Level)

Submitted by becky.manning on Wed, 12/07/2022 - 08:47

These students participated in the PTA Reflections Contest at the School Level and then their entries went on to win at the Council Level as well! We are so proud of them! Two of our students received an Award of Merit: Riley Peterson for 2D artwork and Max Dimond for film. The following students won an Award of Excellence and have advanced to the Region Level of competition: David Higginson for 3D art, Emmy Sonntag for Photography, Kelly Trudeau, Lincoln Olson, and Victoria Carlson for Dance, and Holland Hassan and Reese Petersen for 2D art.