On May, 15th, the 7th grader English students Skyped author Ellen Potter. The Rebecca Caudill Award-winning author answered student questions about the novel Slob, the writing process, and the life of an author. The 6th grade Reading students also recently Skyped a Caudill-recognized author, Tommy Greenwald, author of Charlie Joe Jackson's Guide to Not Reading! Thank you to Mr. McCoy for organizing the event!
Ridgeview Jr High sent 9 athletes to the IESA Track State Meet on Friday, May 14 and Saturday, May 15.
Congratulations to the students, Coach Meyer and Coach Tinsley for an outstanding season.
1st place: 4x400 m relay: 4:06 - Levi Zimmerman, Tucker Maupin, DJ Hicks, Zachary Cavinder, Alt. Mike Dowling.
2nd place: 4x100m relay: 51.67 - Levi Zimmerman, Tucker Maupin, DJ Hicks, Zachary Cavinder, Alt. Mike Dowling.
2nd place: Mya Tinsley: Long Jump - 16-4.25 ft
5th place: Mya Tinsley: 100 m dash - 13.39
6th place: River Rosales: 400 m dash - 1:04.42
8th place: DJ Hicks: Long Jump - 16-6 ft
7th Grade Results:
Kailie Lancaster finished 22nd in Shot Put: 26-0 ft and 14th in Discus: 70-09 ft.
River Rosales finished 16th in High Jump: 4-4 ft
DJ Hicks competed in the 100 m dash finishing 24th with a time of 13.24
Levi Zimmerman finished in 33rd in High Jump: 4-7 ft and 31st in the 200 m dash: 28.36
8th Grade Results:
Ryan Benton finished 30th in the 100 m dash: 12.94 and 23rd in the 200 m dash: 25.51
Benji Phillips competed in the High Jump finishing in 10th place : 5-5 ft
Ridgeview's Annual Art Show to be held this weekend. Come out to view the wonderful works made by Ridgeview Art Students. Artwork will be on display this Friday, May 8 from 6-8 pm and Sunday, May 10 from 4-6 pm.