Saturday, May 11, 2013
The elementary school girls ran in the Girls on the Run race Saturday morning.
A group of about a dozen Maplewood Richmond Heights Elementary were among 200 schools from 19 counties to come to the 10th annual Girls On the Run five kilometer race The girls prepared for the run with a curriculum that included running, as well as 20 lessons to inspire them to become independent thinkers, to enhance their problem solving skills and make healthy decisions. Join Clayton-Richmond Heights Patch for more community news or join us on Facebook and Twitter. The Girls on the Run mission: “We inspire girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun, experience-based curriculum which creatively integrates running.”
Tuesday, July 31, 2012
Concert for a Cause happens Aug. 22 at Ryan Hummert Park.
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Tuesday, July 31, 2012
A benefit concert planned next month at Ryan Hummert Park will help students at a Richmond Heights elementary school. Donations of specified food items and suitcases on wheels will be accepted during Concert for a Cause at 6 p.m. Aug. 22. The items will benefit students at Maplewood Richmond Heights Elementary School in Richmond Heights and at the Maplewood Richmond Heights Early Childhood Center in Maplewood. Maplewood band UJ & The Down Home Blues will perform at the event, which is sponsored by the Maplewood Community Betterment Foundation and the Maplewood Richmond Heights School District. More information about the benefit and the Weekend on Wheels program is available on the MRH School District website.
Thursday, July 19, 2012
The Maplewood Richmond Heights School District announced the arrangement on its website.
Educators hope a partnership between one Richmond Heights school and the Gateway Arch will improve curriculum, the Maplewood Richmond Heights School District reported on its website. Quoting from the article about MRH Elementary School: "A grant from the National Park Service awarded in June to the Gateway Arch will support a partnership between the National Expansion Memorial (the Gateway Arch) and MRH Elementary School." Read more about what the partnership will involve in the complete MRH School District article.
Wednesday, July 18, 2012
One will happen Wednesday morning at Maplewood Richmond Heights Elementary School.
Tuesday, July 17, 2012
Maplewood Richmond Heights Elementary School has a new principal and assistant principal. Meet them at coffees on the next two Wednesdays.
Last Wednesday, two new Maplewood Richmond Heights Elementary School administrators with about a dozen parents in the gym over coffee, lemonade and cookies. Principal Jason Adams told the parents that MRH has been his "destination district." "All of the initiatives that are happening in the district: small community, peace—that’s who I am, that’s very important to me," he said. He said he comes from Parkway, a much larger district, and he's excited to be at MRH Elementary. He said he and Assistant Principal Jonathan Strong have personally hired many of the new staff for the year. A letter stating his goals for the year is posted on the MRH website and on Patch. Strong said MRH Elementary resembles the school he attended growing up. "The …
Friday, April 13, 2012
Trailnet hosted an event Friday along the roundabout at Glades Avenue aimed at interesting parents and students in walking to classes.
Trailnet hosted a family event Friday morning at Maplewood Richmond Heights Elementary School aimed at getting parents and students to consider walking to school. "The school really supports what we're doing here," said Cindy Cantrell, a Richmond Heights resident and Trailnet's school specialist. The organization hopes to get more people who live within a half-mile of suburban St. Louis schools interested in walking to class, she said. Four different groups of students, accompanied by adults, are walking to MRH Elementary School these days as part of the Safe Routes to School program. On Friday, students picked up stickers that read "I walked to school," tried yogurt from the St. Louis District Dairy Council and stuck push pins in a map …
Tuesday, April 3, 2012
He will become assistant principal effective July 1, Maplewood-Brentwood Patch reported.
Jonathan Strong will serve as assistant principal at Maplewood Richmond Heights Elementary School starting this fall, Maplewood-Brentwood Patch reported Monday. Quoting from the Patch article: "Jonathan will join Jason Adams, the new elementary principal, beginning July 1, 2012." Read more about Strong in the complete Maplewood-Brentwood Patch report. More about MRH Elementary School on Patch:
Thursday, March 22, 2012
The event brings people together and happens thanks to many volunteers, Dr. Tony Arnold of Maplewood Richmond Heights Elementary School writes.
Friday, March 16, 2012
The TV program is a service of Maplewood Richmond Heights Elementary School, the school reported on its website.
Students are getting experience in TV at Maplewood Richmond Heights Elementary School in Richmond Heights as part of MRHE 97 News. Quoting from the school's website: "Sixth grade students meet daily during block to research, create scripts and prepare videos for reports on important and trending topics. They review the previous day’s show and discuss how it can improve." Read more about the learning process involved and view photos of the TV crew in the complete MRH Elementary School article.
Tuesday, March 13, 2012
The administrators will begin their new roles in the Maplewood Richmond Heights School District on July 1.
Two new administrators will provide leadership at Maplewood Richmond Heights elementary and middle schools starting July 1, the MRH School District announced late Tuesday morning. Jason Adams will become principal at MRH Elementary School, while Michael Dittrich will become assistant principal at MRH Middle School. “We are delighted to have both Jason and Mike join our MRH family,” stated Dr. Linda Henke, the district's superintendent, in a news release. “Both are wonderful additions for our district and we have the utmost confidence in their commitment to our students our mission.” Adams previously served as assistant principal of Ross Elementary School in the Parkway School District and as a teacher at Tillman Elementary School in the …