The end of the year is quickly approaching! All 8th graders received the End of Year Information letter on 4/8/17 in their Language Arts Classes.Please click on the link to access the 8th Grade End of Year Letter.  We are excited to finish the year STRONG!

8th Grade Reminders 5.22.17

8th Grade Picnic: 5/24/17 12PM-2PM  Postponed due to weather to 5/26/17 from 10:30AM-12:30PM

Students must have a signed permission form and pay the $15 participation fee to attend. Students will receive their wrist bands at lunch on 5/24/17.

Dress Code: There will be water activities. Students may wear bathing suits but must have appropriate cover ups on over it. Students are encouraged to wear their 8th grade shirts and may wear hats at the picnic.

Students should bring sunscreen, towels, and money for Kona Ice.

If the weather does not cooperate, we will host the picnic on Friday, May 26 at 10:30AM-12:30PM. Think positively!

Promotion Ceremony: 5/25/17 8AM Gym

The gym will open to parents and guests at 7:30AM. It is open seating and there are no tickets. Students should report to the theater at 7:30AM with no backpacks, etc. The ceremony will begin promptly at 8AM in the gym.

Dress Code: Students are encouraged to wear professional attire. Gentleman should wear collared shirts or shirt/tie and dress pants/jeans with no holes.  Ladies should wear a dress or a blouse and pants, with no holes.

In order to leave after the ceremony, the student must have an early dismissal permission form signed. Wristbands will be distributed before the ceremony.

8th Grade Dance: 5/25/17 6PM-8PM Gym

Dance tickets are included in the $15 participation fee. Students must be in the dress code and follow the Pasco County Student Code of Conduct.

Dress Code: Students are encouraged to wear semi-formal attire. Gentleman should wear collared shirts or shirt/tie and dress pants.  Ladies should wear a dress or a blouse and pants.

Any questions, please see Mrs. Murphy or Mrs. Riddle.

8th Grade Panoramic Photo

The 8th Grade Panoramic Class Photo is now available to purchase through Gigante Productions. See the instructions below on how to access the photo.

  1. Go to http://www.giganteproductions.com/home
  2. Click on Order My Portraits
  3. Scroll Down and Click on Order Sports & Activities Portraits
  4. Enter the Keyword:  River Ridge
  5. Under March 2017 Portraits, Click on River Ridge Middle School 8th Grade Panoramic Portrait
  6. Enter any email address when prompted to view the portrait