Last Friday, we celebrated our favorite custodian, Albert! The students made gifts and cheers, and the staff prepared lunch for Albert. Thank you for all you do!
Missouri Ridge Families - Due to buses not running today, we will be dismissing just as we did yesterday. We ask that all parents please stay in their vehicles and drive thru the lines. We will be utilizing both the Parent Pick Up Area and the Bus Area for parents to drive thru. If you do need to pick up your child sooner, please do so before 3:00PM.
ATTENTION WBSD#7 Families: Due to HIGH WINDS, buses for Missouri Ridge, Garden Valley, Round Prairie, and Athletics are CANCELLED for Wednesday, November 17th 2021. Parents will need to drop off their children at school and pick their children up from school. Parents of student athletes will need to transport their students to and from practice. Thank you for your understanding, Lori Olson WBSD7 Assistant Superintendent
ATTENTION WBSD#7 Families: Due to HIGH WINDS, buses for Missouri Ridge, Garden Valley, Round Prairie, and Athletics are CANCELLED for today. Parents will need to pick their children up from school. Parents of student athletes will need to transport their students to and from practice.
Due to high winds, transportation will not be available for athletics this afternoon. Practices will continue as scheduled. 7th and 8th grade girls basketball will be combined in the WMS gym. Student-athletes will be responsible for their own transportation to practice.
District 7 Families, we are currently monitoring the weather situation through the North Dakota Department of Transportation. Due to the high winds, there MAY be a possibility that we will not be able to run buses this afternoon. We will keep you posted throughout the day. Please be advised that if your child rides a school bus home from school that you MAY need to pick your child up from school today.
Joint Statement from Dr. Thake and the WBSD7 School Board To the Williston Basin School District 7 administration, teachers, staff, students, parents, and community members: Dr. Thake and the School Board jointly issue this statement to provide notification that Dr. Thake and the School Board have come to an amicable resolution and will be parting ways. Dr. Thake has voluntarily submitted his resignation, and the Board will take action on Monday, November 15, to determine the acceptance of that resignation. Both Dr. Thake and the School Board care tremendously and want nothing but the best for District 7 and its administration, teachers, staff, students, parents, and community members. Both parties respectfully ask that everyone place their focus on the students of District 7 and providing quality education and a strategic plan that will guarantee the success of District 7 in the years to come. Thank you.
Missouri Ridge Families, We are still experiencing phone difficulties. In the event that you need immediate assistance, please contact the District Office. The number is (701) 572-1580. For all other needs, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Missouri Ridge Families, On Friday, November 12th, students will be practicing a series of "What If Drills" so that they are prepared for any emergency. Please review the School Safety Plan and Procedures with your student. The School Safety Plan and Procedures can be found by clicking the following link: https://www.willistonschools.org/page/school-safety
Do you have questions about your child's online time? Do you worry about your student being cyber bullied? Do you know what your child's digital footprint is? Get answers to these questions and more at #FamDigLit, a monthly Digital Literacy chat for families of K-12 students. The first meeting will be Thursday, 11/18 from 5:30-6:30 p.m. at the Williston Community Library. For more information, check out www.willistonschools.org/pages/famdiglit
Missouri Ridge Families, We are experiencing phone difficulties. In the event that you need immediate assistance, please contact the District Office. The number is (701) 572-1580. For all other needs, please email email@example.com
Reminder: On Thursday, 11/11/2021, all WBSD7 Schools and Offices will be closed for Veteran's Day. Friday, 11/12/2021 will be a regular school day.
Picture retake day will be November 19th, 2021. Your student will be coming home with a flyer for our upcoming retake day. The flyer will have the information to order online.
Attn: Verizon Customers It has come to our attention that calls coming from our District are being categorized as 'Spam' by Verizon. To make sure you are receiving important calls from the district & your student's school, please add (701)572-1580 to your contact list. Thanks!
Reminder: There is no school on Friday, November 5th for Teacher In-Service.
November's SEL Word of the Month: Gratitude. What are you thankful for? How can you show appreciation to others this month?
Attention 7th & 8th Grade Students - You're invited to the District 7 Middle School Disco Fever Dance at Williston Middle School on November 12th from 7pm to 9pm. Tickets are $5. See Mrs. Fuhrmann at the Ridge to Purchase Tickets.
7th grade girls basketball practice has moved to the ARC for today. (10/29/2021) Please pick up your student from the ARC at 6pm tonight. Thank you and have a fun and safe Halloween!
Dear Parents and Families: We’re excited to invite you to our upcoming Scholastic Book Fair. Hosted by our staff, this event is an opportunity for students of all ages to build their home libraries and further their love of reading. As always, all purchases benefit our school. After missing out on many beloved traditions, our fall Book Fair will be a familiar, welcome, and safe event for our students. Here’s what you need to know about the Fair: • The Book Fair will be held in the School Library/Media Center on the following dates: - Thursday, October 28th from 4:30pm to 6:30pm - Monday, November 1st from 4:30pm to 6:30pm - Thursday, November 4th from 4:30pm to 6:30pm • Our Book Fair offers a cash-free payment option called eWallet. It’s a convenient digital account that your child can use for shopping at our Fair. Grandparents, friends, and others can contribute, too! • If you can’t make it to the Book Fair, then shop online at our school’s Virtual Book Fair. All orders ship directly to your home, and shipping is free for book orders over $25. Your online orders will also benefit our school. Visit our Book Fair homepage to learn more and get started with eWallet and online shopping: https://www.scholastic.com/bf/missouriridgesch1 We’re excited to celebrate our love of books together at the Book Fair. We look forward to seeing your child there! Happy reading, Steve Guglich, Principal
Just one week a way for Fright Night at the Ridge!