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    The Sound of Learning

    August 15th, the first day of the 2018-2019 school year, brought many fresh starts for the community of Pleasant Ridge Montessori School: new principal, Melissa Ridley, new Assistant Principal, Ken Jump and for a numbers of students, new classrooms and new teachers.  At each red light on Montgomery Rd, waves of students and parents crossed the street and a steady…

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    Welcome Back! from Mrs. Ridley!

    August 14, 2018 Hello Pleasant Ridge Montessori Friends! Tomorrow is your big day! We cannot wait to meet you and begin an incredible year of learning and fun!  YOU are all special children!   Make sure to get a good night’s sleep and we will see you in the morning! Families:  All Preschool & Kindergarten families are welcome to walk your…

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    Ice Cream Social! Over 300 served!

    On Sunday, August 12th, Parents, Students, Teachers, Staff, Volunteers and Community members gathered behind PRM to kick off the 2018-2019 school year with information tables, spirit wear sales, Free Uniform exchange, Free cleats, Free books, Free lemonade courtesy of Coffee Cup and over 300 cups of ice cream were devoured!  Thank you to all the volunteers!  Click through the slideshow…

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    Tying up the summer!

    Many of the PRM community gathered Wednesday, August 8th to tie up the summer with tie-dyeing PRM spiritwear and with pizza, fried chicken, chips and homemade salads galore!  The Kona Ice truck sweetened the end of the meal.  Friends blew bubbles, drew with sidewalk chalk, played four square, climbed the playground and the trees! Thank you to all the volunteers…

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    Order a PRM T-shirt to Tie-Dye at the Potluck!!!

    It’s been a fun back to school activity for years at PRM, and now PTO is bringing the event to the back to school potluck at Drake Park!  Order your PRM spiritwear T-shirt to tie-dye at the Back to School Potluck by clicking here! Orders are due by July 31st at Midnight! Come to the potluck August 8th 5:30-8pm at…

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    New Principal Melissa Ridley: Welcome to PRM!

    post by Missy Kyrlach   I had the great pleasure of meeting the new interim principal for PRM this morning.  As soon as I got the news, I contacted her as a representative of PRMRocks.org and the photographer who would like to take her portrait for the site!  She promptly responded and is excited for the new school year!  The…

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    A Heartfelt Good-bye: Farewell to Principal Jenny

    Principal Jenny will be leaving Pleasant Ridge Montessori to serve as the Leadership Talent Development Manager for Cincinnati Public Schools. If there had been time for a send off, the halls of PRM would overflow with thanks and well-wishes for Principal Jenny as she has done for others, but school had let out for the summer. She will be greatly…

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    Thank You Ms. Angela for 35 Years!

    Friday, June 29th, members of the summer community of PRM gathered to recognize the amazing service of Angela Sandidge for 35 years with CPS, 30 of those years with Pleasant Ridge as a custodian!  She was surprised and moved by the recognition and shared stories with those who came as others shared their stories as well.  She could write a…

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    Free Drone STEM Clinic

    When: June 24th Time: 3pm-4:30pm Where: Aiken New Tech School ​Drobots is inviting boys and girls to ​register and ​participate in ​a free drone clinic​. The clinic has been created so that the curriculum team and the summer camp instructors at Drobots​ may test some of our new ​lesson plans and activities for the 2018 summer camp season.   Enrolled…