Announcements Monday 4/8/19

8th Grade JA Field Trip is tomorrow. Please remember to bring a sack lunch and dress appropriately.

Congrats to Makenna Dittman. She advanced to the IESA State Bowling Tournament this upcoming weekend. Good Luck Makenna!

This week all students will be taking the IAR – Illinois Assessment for readiness test (formerly PARCC) on April 9th – 12th. Parts of the assessment will require the use of  headphones. Students are encouraged to bring earbuds or headphones from home.

Talent show has been rescheduled for May 3rd. Practice will begin on April 23rd. Please listen to morning announcements for reminders and information.

Spring Pictures will be on Wednesday, April 17th. Forms will go home next week. Online ordering is easy! Parents can order online at using your school’s order code. The order code for Riverdale Middle School is 37864DF.

The 2019 High School Fall Cheer tryouts will be today April 8-11th, there is information in the office.

2019 Junior Volunteer Program at Hammond-Henry Hospital, more information and applications are in the office.

8th Grade promotion ceremony has been reinstated and scheduled for Tuesday, May 28, 2019, at 1:15 pm in the Middle School Gymnasium.

Monday, April 1st – May 8th

**April 1st – April 18th – Monday & Thursday Weekly**

**April 24th – May 8th – Monday & Wednesday Weekly**

7:00 – 7:50 AM, Riverdale Middle School Gym, No cost associated!! T-shirts provided to those who make 90%

The focus on this 6 week training session will include movements to increase body spacial awareness, joint and muscle strengthening and injury prevention. It is designed to prepare athletes for the demands and physicality of playing sports at an elevated level for the high school experience.

Sponsored by Hammond Henry Hospitals and Tri-force