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Ridgely Elementary School

2040 North Eighth St.
Springfield, IL 62702

Coming in the Fall: Parent Lending Library Reopens

Jun 12, 2022 Great news! After two years of being on hold, Ridgely’s parent lending library will be reopening in the fall. It will be in the same location as before in the 9th Street lobby area. We originally opened the library the same year the city's north branch library closed. Our goal was to provide parents and grandparents with opportunities to read books of interest to them and have easy access to books. READ MORE

$5 Deals for Raffle Tickets and Unlimited Wristbands

May 23, 2022 The spring carnival is this week! Parents have the option either of purchasing tickets for each game or activity or purchasing a $5 unlimited wristband for their child to wear at the carnival. We will keep the wristbands until the start of the event. In addition, $5 raffle tickets are being sold in advance this week as welll as at the event on May 26. Thank you for supporting Ridgely PTA.

Spring Carnival: May 26

May 17, 2022 Join us for Ridgely's spring carnival on Thursday, May 26 from 4:30-7:00 p.m. There will be  bounce house, carnival games, hot dogs and Weber Ice Deli. Students can participate by purchasing tickets or an unlimited $5 wristband. The cake and cookie walk requires a separate ticket. In addition, parents and the public can puirchase $5.00 raffle tickets for a Jackpot Lottery Basket, Family Fun in the Sun Basket and Cardinals Tailgating Basket. 

Texas Roadhouse Delicious Frozen Rolls and Gift Card Fundraiser

Apr 23, 2022 Dear Ridgely School Supporter, Ridgely PTA is hosting a fundraiser for Texas Roadhouse frozen rolls and gift cards. Bake the rolls at your convenience!    Orders DUE:             Wednesday, April 27 at 3:00 p.m. Online Payment DUE:     Friday, April 29 Pick-up: Tuesday, May 3 from 3:00-4:30 p.m. READ MORE

Online Silent Auction: Ends Monday, April 4 at 7:00 p.m.

Apr 3, 2022 Thank you to everyone who has participated in the online silent auction. Final bids will be taken up to 7:00 p.m. on Monday, April 4.  Link to baskets and bidding sheets: Click Here

Ridgely's Online Silent Auction: March 28-April 4

Mar 27, 2022 The Ridgely PTA is hosting their second online silent auction. It is an even bigger event than last year. The bidding begins Monday, March 28 at 7:00 a.m. and ends on Monday, April 4 at 7:00 p.m.  We are excited to offer 40 fabulous baskets and nine popular bobble heads in this auction. Click here to view the bidding forms on Google Sheets. To vew the photo gallery of baskets and bobble heads, click here. READ MORE

March 2022 Family Calendar

Feb 28, 2022 March 2022 Family Calendar

PreK Parent Conferences

Feb 17, 2022 The following two dates are the adjusted Parent/Teacher conferences for our PreK program.  Friday, Februay 18 Thursday, February 24 (rescheduled from February 17-snow day) Due to the conferences, students will not be attending school those two days.

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