K-12 Coastal Art and Poetry Contest 2021 ~ Looking for a great artistic outlet for your student? Check out the California Coastal Commissions contest HERE and enter to win. There are great prizes provided. Contest open through January 31, 2021.
Flower Farm Pumpkin Patch~The Flower Farm in Loomis is offering some great fall activities for your family. You can check our their pumpkin patch, scarecrow contest, family crafts and workshops. Click on the flyer for more info!
Immunizations Reminder~If you have received notification from the school regarding an update to your child's immunizations, please note that your student will need to have those immunizations completed prior to returning to campus for in-person instruction. Please contact Michelle Highsmith if you have a question regarding your child's immunization situation.
Harvest Ridge Reopening Guidance To Be Updated~
CDPH and Placer County Health Department have approved on campus instruction for students in Placer County. Harvest Ridge will be revising our reopening plan and bringing to the Board for approval on October 8. We will communicate with families once it is complete. Our current School Reopening Guidance Document can be accessed HERE.
State Blueprint for Reopening~The state released a new monitoring tool with revised criteria for loosening and tightening restrictions on activities. You can click HERE to view Placer County's current status on the state's blueprint list.
211 Placer Resources Available! Our county has launched 211 Placer, the new information and referral system in Placer County. 211 Placer is a free, confidential, multilingual information line and website that connects people with the services and resources in their community. 211 Placer provides a 24/7, one-stop shop for referrals to community and health services including food, transportation, senior care, employment services, housing assistance, mental health supports and much more. People in Placer County can access 211 in multiple ways:
October 8, 2020 - Board of Directors Meeting 5:30 pm
Aeries Parent Portal
Community Mental Health Resources
Current Board Agenda
Free & Reduced Lunch Application 2020-21
Tax Deduction Letter
Lunch Order Options
Distance Learning Resources
Lunch Program During Distance Learning~Grab N’ Go lunches are provided twice a week for qualifying students from Newcastle School. (Click the flyer for details!). Lunches may be picked up Mondays and Wednesdays between 11:00 am- 1:00 pm at Newcastle School, 8951 Valley View Dr. If you are on one of the meal programs you will be able to pick up meals either at no cost or at the reduced cost, $.30 for breakfast and $.40 for lunch. If you are a student in the paid category, lunch will be $3.00. No cash will be accepted, and money will need to be put on your student’s account. You can link to the account portal HERE.
Meals will be available only to students currently enrolled at the school sites. Please be sure to complete a new application HERE for your student so that they may continue to receive meals based on eligibility. This must be done annually. Please return this application to the school office for processing.
HRCCS Distance Learning Plan~The Harvest Ridge Distance Learning Plan and Grade Level Weeks at a Glance can be found HERE.