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Kindergarten Registration Enrollment Event March 20, 2019

AN image that says Kindergarten RegistrationIf your child turns age 5 ​on or before​ August 1, 2019 and resides in the Ross Local School District

Please join us for

Ross Local School District’s KG Enrollment Event

For Elda Elementary AND Morgan Elementary

March 20, 2019 Ross Middle School 5 - 8 PM

Registration Packets will be available that evening and are available ​NOW​ at Elda Elementary, Morgan Elementary, Ross Middle School, and the Ross Local Schools’ Administrative Offices.

If you have any questions, please contact Tonja Curry, the district registrar, at 513-868-4504 or tonja.curry@rossrams.com, or Tracy Wright, the district Instructional Specialist, at 513-868-1253 ext 2913 or ​tracy.wright@rossrams.com

Ross High School Teacher named 2019 Teacher of the Year

Angela Gardner named 2019 Ohio World Language Teacher of the Year

Ross Local Schools Weather Statement

Dear Rams, due to the extreme cold temperatures and wind chills, the Ross Local Schools will be closed on Thursday, January 31, 2019. Check with your buildings for specifics on Thursday evening activities. Please be safe.

Ross Local School School Closing Statement
Ross Local School District develops partnership with Catalyst Counseling

Partnership to support student mental health needs.

Inclement Weather Statement

All activities schedule for the Ross Local Schools Campuses have been canceled for Saturday, January 12, 2019 due to inclement weather. 

2019-2020 Ross School Calendar Now Available

Look to the right side of the Ross Local School District webpage under "Calendar" for the 2019-2020 calendar.

Ross School Board President and Vice President Elected

School Board Members Vote at Organizational Meeting on January 7, 2019. The Ross Local School Board Meeting calendar was also approved.

Ross Local School Board Recognition Month

Take time to thank our Board of Education members this month!

Ross Local Schools Weather Statement

Ross on 2 hour delay for 11/15/18

Election Day Letter From Superintendent Scott Gates

Take some time to tour the model train clubs in Ross

Ross Local Schools Hall of Fame extends nomination timeline

There's still time to nominate a deserving Ross Ram

RHS/Butler Tech Students win World Cup!

JEE Foods Traveled from Ross Township to South Africa for 2018 SAGE World Cup

Ross Local School District chooses Elda Elementary Principal

Mrs. Quana Curtis will serve as Principal on an interim basis for the 2018-2019 school year.

July 16, 2018 School Board Meeting Update

The Ross Local School District Board of Education votes on two tax levy resolutions.

Ross Board of Education Special Board Meeting Scheduled for July 19, 2018 at 8:00

Ross Board to address Butler County Safety Levy Opt-Out

Ross Local Schools to add facebook page

You will be able to follow the Ross Local Schools on Facebook

Ross Teletown Hall Meeting-Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Tonight's Town Hall Meeting is not at RHS at 7:00

Rally for Ross Town Hall Meeting Update

Review the questions and answers from Town Hall number 3 held on June 13, 2018.

Ross Local Schools partner with Ross Twp. Police for two school resource officers for the 18-19 school year

Ross Local Schools add an SRO for the 18-19 school year

Rally for Ross Town Hall Meeting Number Three

Please make plans to attend this informational session on the future of Ross Local Schools.

Ross staff take first aid to a new level

Saving lives took another angle on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 for staff members in the Ross Local School District.

Community Engagement Town Hall Recap

In case you missed the Town Hall, here are questions that were posed and the answers.

Upcoming Community Town Hall Meetings

Let's Rally for Ross.  We want to hear from you!

Rally for Ross Teletown Hall Meeting Information

Teletown Hall meeting scheduled for May 16, 2018 beginning at 6:55 p.m.

Let's Rally For Ross

We need to hear your voice!

Ross Local School District new website to go live May 2, 2018

We are  pleased to announce the launch of the new Ross Local School District website on Wednesday, May 2, 2018. The updated site is still located at  www.rossrams.com... (Click the title to read more.)

Abby Bartlett wins anti-bullying poster contest

Abby Bartlett

In the Classroom 4/30-5/4

Kindergarten: This week in kindergarten our theme is the Froggy book series by Jonathan London. Students will be listening to the fictional stories about Froggy and discussing important events in ... 

Kindergarten Registration

Picture of a sign that reads "Your Future Ahead"Kindergarten registration will be held at Elda on Tuesday, March 20th from 4:30-6:30 PM. In addition, parents may register students March 21, 22, & 23 from 9:30AM-3:00PM. Children who are five years of age before August 1 are eligible to attend next year’s Kindergarten classes. 

Camp Invention

Let’s invent the future today at this summer’s Camp Invention! Ross Local School District is partnering with the National Inventors Hall of Fame to provide Camp Invention, a unique elementary summer enrichment experience with a science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) focus for children in our community, June 11th-15th.

RAMM food drive!

We are encouraging students to bring in a suggested non-perishable food item during this special week.  Each day that students donate, they will get to participate in the silly dress day.  All donations go towards the R.A.M.M (Ross And Morgan Ministries) Food Pantry.  Sponsored By: Student Council

In the Classroom 4/16-4/20


This week in kindergarten our theme is Wants and Needs.  Students will be learning about wants and needs by listening to a variety of “Pigeon” books.  For example, 

In the Classroom 1/16-1/19

Kindergarten: This week in kindergarten we have a variety of themes.  We will be discussing Martin Luther King and listening to stories by Ezra Jack Keats.  We will also be ... 

In the Classroom 4/9 - 4/13


This week in kindergarten our theme is Caterpillars and Butterflies.  Students will be listening to stories about the Life Cycle of a Butterfly and learning additional

Happy New Year! Car-rider Dismissal Update

Hello Elda families, Happy New year!  Please check out this video on YouTube: https://youtu.be/EdFmqBb1vK0We are looking forward to seeing the students back in school Monday, January 8th.

In the Classroom 4/23-4/27


This week in kindergarten our theme is Frogs!  Students will be learning about the Life Cycle of a Frog and learning other interesting facts about frogs.

In the Classroom 12/11-12/15

Kindergarten:  This week in kindergarten our theme is Christmas and holiday traditions. Students will be listening to fictional stories about Christmas and listening to some non fiction stories about the ... 

In the Classroom 12/4 - 12/8


This week in kindergarten our theme is Gingerbread Men.  Students will be listening to gingerbread stories and discussing the setting, character, problem, and solution.

**Car-rider Dismissal Up-date**

We will continue to work hard to ensure the safety of the children and community we serve.  Beginning Monday, January 8th we will be moving to a 'rolling dismissal' for car-riders.  Please see the information below.  More information will be provided later, and we will be discussing this change at our next PTO meeting, Tuesday Dec. 12th.  Thank you for your flexibility and for helping us do everything we can to make Elda as safe as possible!

In the Classroom 11/27 - 12/1


This week in kindergarten our theme is an author study on Laura Numeroff.  Laura Numeroff is the famous author who wrote If You Give A Mouse A Cookie.