On this day, people from all corners of the globe united to spotlight acts of kindness and nurture a worldwide culture of empathy.
Riccardi Elementary School embraced the spirit of this day by harnessing flower power. Students donned in bright yellow attire, a color symbolizing happiness and joy, orchestrated themselves into a colossal human flower on their playground. Their collective aim was to bring smiles and happiness to the entire community. Often, the most meaningful ways to assist, uplift, and contribute to our communities don't require a big financial investment.
Annually observed on November 13, World Kindness Day serves as a poignant reminder to prioritize compassion in our daily lives. It inspires both individuals and communities to break free from their usual routines and actively create a positive impact in the lives of others.
Riccardi Elementary School and the Parent Teacher Association recently celebrated the success of their annual Fund Run - Harvest Hustle, the school's most significant fundraising event of the year. The initial goal was set at $20,000, but the school community exceeded all expectations by raising an impressive $35,126.
Mystery Science is a new science curriculum the District is using to help teachers keep students curious.
We are delighted to extend a warm welcome to the newest addition to our District, Mr. Paul Tryon, who will be joining us as the principal of Riccardi Elementary School!
What a heartwarming day it was at Riccardi Elementary School as we gathered to celebrate the remarkable achievements of our Grade 6 students who are moving on to Junior High next year!