Hello RiTechA Families We hope you are having a restful and healthy spring break. As you know, school is closed with a tentative return date of April 6th. We hope to be able to resume instruction as early as possible, however due to the ever-evolving nature of the COVID-19 pandemic, conditions will be regularly assessed. All student activities scheduled to take place during this closure period will be cancelled or postponed. This includes all sporting events, practices, field trips as well as before/after school programs. We are waiting for some announcements from the state and county and will have a better understanding of how to best support our students during this difficult time. We have a design for distance learning that we will share with you on Friday. During this time we are deep cleaning the campus with increased methods per state-recommendations. We are also exploring food service options for our students ...
March 16, 2020ristaffadmin
Printable Calendar (Downloadable) Give Every Child a Chance - Before & After School Application GECAC will be providing an afterschool program for interested families. It’s not too late to sign up. Information and applications are available by clicking on the button below.
July 31, 2019ristaffadmin
Here is the list for this years 2018-19 Basketball Team. Congratulations to all those that have made it. 5th/6th Grade Roster 1201 1359 1221 1782 1649 1755 1871 1254 2263 1617 1059 2232 7th Grade Roster 2049 1222 1612 1489 1340 2050 2245 1287 1326 1875 1603 2243 1319 8th Grade Roster TBD – Results will be posted here soon!
March 9, 2019ristaffadmin
2019-20 Enrollment Information River Islands Technology Academy Lottery Process For February 27th, 2019 The public lottery that was scheduled for 10:00 AM on Wednesday, February 27th in the Somerston room will not take place. At this time there will not be any names drawn. We share in the disappointment of our families who have been so supportive of our school. We wish we could enroll all of your children. All BESD/River Islands Residents that applied are eligible to complete an enrollment packet. Registration forms for those who have been selected will be available in the school office beginning March 5th. Appointments will be scheduled to complete registration. Lottery Spots Kindergarten 0 Spots First Grade 0 Spots Second Grade 0 Spots Third Grade 0 Spots Fourth Grade 0 Spots Fifth Grade 0 ...
February 26, 2019ristaffadmin
Hello RiTechA Families… Spaghetti Dinner Time!!! You can use the button below to print out the flyer to put on the fridge as a reminder. Everyone ready for our annual Family & Friends Spaghetti Dinner. If you missed the last one, we are sure you heard about all the amazing raffle prizes and how delicious the food was. Make sure you start inviting people today. We want as many people to attend as possible. It is scheduled for Friday November 9th, 2018 at 6:00pm. Dinners include Spaghetti, Salad, Roll, Drink, and Desert… There is a vegetarian option available. Make sure to sign up your friends as well. Teachers and staff will be there to share in the fun!!! Ordering options are on the flyers which can be accessed and printed by using the buttons below! Orders must be completed by November 7th!!! We look forward ...
November 5, 2018ristaffadmin
Well, we have good news. The first sail team for 2018 has been put together. The first Team Meeting will be ANNOUNCED SOON. Please make sure students have made arrangements to be picked up afterward. Let them know to meet at the picnic tables near Science Lab. They should know where to go. Sail Team 1155 1206 1354 1876 1725 You can’t discover new horizons unless you have the courage to lose sight of the shore!
Here are the results for this years RiTech Academy 2018 Soccer Team. Thank you for all that came out. It was a lot of fun. Get ready for an exciting time on the field. A Team 2049 1489 1253 1326 1589 1618 1762 1076 1018 1881 1740 1131 2303 1156 1875 B Team 1359 1142 117 2034 1135 1254 2110 1767 1755 1258 1793 1387 1525 1012 1769 1598 2044
Thank you to all the wonderful RiTechA students who came and tried out for volleyball! We wish we had room for everyone on the teams. The team roster has been posted below. Students who did not make the team this year are encouraged to tryout again next season. 5th-6th Grade Team 1617 2040 1318 1374 2094 1636 1116 1756 1514 1083 2261 2061 2035 2305 1059 7th Grade Team 1529 1319 1729 1045 1736 1245 1761 1234 1322 8th Grade Team 1923 1107 1592 2093 1285 1164 1306 2052 2116 1034 2057 Practices start right away. Times will be announced soon. Please be sure that your child has a water bottle. Parents will be responsible for getting their child to and from games. All games are in the Manteca/Tracy area. It’s going to be a great season! We can’t wait!
The SJCOE Mathematics Department hosts the Annual San Joaquin County Math Tournament at the San Joaquin Office of Education. This is an excellent way for schools to promote excellence in math, to raise student test scores, to increase student self-esteem, to develop problem-solving skills and finally, to hone both competitive and cooperative skills. For more information about Math Tournament, please visit the SJCOE website at http://www.sjcoe.org/mathematics/math_tournament.aspx Team members must commit to meeting every Monday and Thursday starting September 17th from 3:00 – 4:00 PM in room 19. Team members will also need to commit to be present at county tournaments. (see dates below) Math Tournament 4th-6th Grade – March 30, 2019 – San Joaquin County Office of Education Math Tournament 7th- 8th Grade – April 27, 2019 – San Joaquin County Office of Education Applications are due to the office by Friday, August 31st Click ...
Science Olympiad is a national non-profit organization that is dedicated to improving science education, increasing interest in science, and providing recognition for outstanding academic achievement. It is also designed to encourage and support new and creative ways for classroom teachers to explore science curriculum. Science Olympiad is a fun, hands-on way to make science exciting and foster a passion for the subject, while promoting teamwork, cooperation, and problem-solving skills. Students in third through eighth grades are eligible to apply for the Science Olympiad team. Team members MUST commit to meeting every Wednesday and Friday after school starting Wednesday, September 19, 2018. Teams will meet from 3:00 – 4:00. Team members will also need to commit to being present at all practice meets and regional tournaments. (see dates below) Practices will be held on Wednesday (12:00-1:00) and Fridays (3:00-4:00) in Room 19. For more information about Science Olympiad, please visit the SJCOE website ...
We are excited to announce the return of our RiTechA Lego Club for students in 1st-3rd grades! Lego Club will begin on Tuesday, September 4th for the first 15 students who register. Due to the high demand for the program, we will be offering 5 sessions this school year. Each session will provide the experience for a new, interested group of students. (All other registrations will be held on a wait list) Lego Club will run from 2:50 – 4:00 on the following Tuesdays: Lego Club 1st Session (6 weeks). 9/4, 9/11, 9/18, 9/25, 10/2, 10/9 Lego Club 2nd Session (6 weeks). 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/27, 12/4, 12/11 (no session 11/20) Lego Club 3rd Session (6 weeks). 12/18, 1/8, 1/15, 1/22, 1/29, 2/5 Lego Club 4th Session (6 weeks) 2/12, 2/19, 2/26, 3/5 3/12, 3/26 Lego Club 5th Session (6 weeks) 4/2, 4/9, 4/16, 4/23, 4/30, 5/7 Lego donations are being ...
This year’s talent show is going to be amazing. We can’t wait to see everyone there. For the ones that are wondering who will be the MC’s for this year’s show, your wait is over. Here is the MC’s that have been chosen to MC at the 2016-17 Talent Show… 1411 1009 2116 1729 Thank you everyone and have a great weekend!
April 20, 2018ristaffadmin
The anticipation is now over… The girls basketball team results are posted below. The results below are pending on grade checks. All students must maintain a minimum 2.0 GPA. Now that is out of the way… Thank you to all of those that have put in a great effort to be part of the Girls Basketball Team, and congratulations to all that made the team this year. We look forward to seeing all the families out supporting our team. GO RAPTORS!!! 5/6 Team: 1116 1083 2044 1775 1636 1769 1283 1914 1529 1770 1736 1506 1729 1305 7 Team: 1285 1923 1739 2052 1365 1306 2093 2057 1631 1530 8 Team: 1520 1048 1334 1537 1229 2089 1360 1111 1748 1200 1117 1487 1539
February 9, 2018ristaffadmin
The Tales from the Swamp School Musical try-out results are in. All of the participants did an amazing job! The results are as follows and are posted by student ID numbers. If you have any questions please contact the school office (209) 229-4700. The Tales from the Swamp School Musical Cast: 1917- SHREK 1729- DONKEY 1026- LORD FARQUAD 1891- FIONA 1775- TEEN FIONA 1712- YOUNG FIONA 2062- PINOCCHIO 1772- MAGIC MIRROR 1646- GINGY 1547- YOUNG SHREK GUARDS 1123 1499 1269
February 5, 2018ristaffadmin
Congratulations to our River Islands Boys Basketball Team! This time of year is never easy for a coach. You all did excellent, if you did not make the team, please keep working hard and come out again next year. We will start practices next week, the week of Nov. 13th. Please see the pre-season practice schedule below: 5/6th Tuesdays and Thursdays 3:15-4:45 7th Wednesdays and Fridays 3:15-4:45 8th Mondays 4:00-5:30 and Thursdays 3:15-4:45 (Homework Club will be offered on Mondays, 3:15-4:00. Rm. 38) 5/6 Grade Team: 1326 1001 2050 1489 2049 1603 1222 1612 1098 1871 1755 1221 7th Grade Team: 1011 1095 1339 2053 1076 2072 1592 2055 1587 1107 1803 2073 1738 8th Grade Team: 1002 1032 1144 1806 1920 1771 1154 1314 1300 1486 1485 1366
November 8, 2017ristaffadmin
SPECIAL NOTE: Time has been changed. The game is going to be televised and the time has been changed to meet broadcasting criteria. If you had 7pm on your calendar before, please update it to 8pm. See you all there! River Island students will be performing the National Anthem at the UOP game. Tickets can be ordered by filling out the form and turning it into the office. You have a bit of time to schedule it out on your calendar. So, we look forward to seeing all of you at the game cheering on our students and a fantastic basketball team at our local University. Tickets are only $10. The event is Saturday, February 17th, 2018 at 8pm. Click Here for a Printable Flyer to Fill Out and Turn In
November 7, 2017ristaffadmin
Good Afternoon RiTechA Parents, School Site Council Members needed! We would like to invite parents to consider applying for membership on the School Site Council. The school site council will be composed of the principal, teachers, one other staff member and four parents. Parents of the school must select the parent school site council members. The term will be for two years; however, in order to have people leave the council on a rotating basis, initially two members will serve just one year. Typically, there are four meetings a year. The meetings are public meetings. The purpose of the School Site Council (SSC) is to develop the Single School District Plan (SSDP) for Consolidated Application programs operated at the school. The SSC will approve the SSDP and recommend it to the governing board for approval. At least annually, the SSC will evaluate ...
September 6, 2017ristaffadmin
Fall sports time!!! Make sure you have your forms filled out and signed. We wish everyone a great tryout and we look forward to seeing everyone out there competing. You can download the permission form by clicking on the button below. Click Here to Print the Fall Sports Slip
August 24, 2017ristaffadmin
Congratulations to all who were selected for the RiTechA Academic Teams for the 2017-2018 school year! Thank you to all who applied as there were many impressive applications. It was challenging to select for the limited spaces available. We are incredibly proud of all the RiTechA students! Math Tournament Teams 4th – 6th Grade Team Participating with the Math Tournament Team does not guarantee involvement in the Math Tournament Competition in the Spring. An informational meeting will be held Thursday, Sept 7th from 3:10-3:45 in room 31. Parents are invited to attend. 1010 1044 1137 1190 1353 1359 1374 1387 1617 1649 1712 1864 2040 2047 6th- 8th Grade Team Participating with the Math Tournament Team does not guarantee involvement in the Math Tournament Competition in the Spring. 1045 1076 1117 1269 1336 1489 1517 1731 1748 1761 2062 Pentathlon Team Pentathlon Team commitment requires a yearlong Success Class and replaces the student’s current Success Class. The new class will begin on Sept 18th. 1202 1413 1731 1762 1908 2057 2060 Science Olympiad Team 3rd-5th Grade Team An informational ...
August 4, 2017ristaffadmin