Alston Ridge Elementary School
2015-2016 Meet the Teacher: Rising first through fifth graders on Tracks 1-3 will be able to meet their teacher on Monday, 07/06 at 3 PM for Grades 2 and 4, and 4 PM for Grades 1, 3, and 5. Meet the Teacher for Kindergarten Tracks 1-3 will be Friday, 07/10 at 2 PM after staggered entry. Track 4 meet the teacher will be Friday, 07/24 at 4:30 PM for grades 1-5 and Friday, 07/31 at 2 PM for Kindergarten.
School Tours: School tours are available each month for families interested in learning more about Alston Ridge. If you plan to come and tour the school please call to let our main office staff know to expect you! Tours will begin at 12 PM on the following dates: Wednesdays--08/19, 09/16, 10/14, 11/04, 12/09, 01/13, 02/10, 03/23, 04/13, 05/18, 06/08.
Kindergarten Orientation: Parents of rising-Kindergarten students can view the Orientation Powerpoint of general information to prepare for the new school year here.
School Progress Reports: The NC Board of Education has released letter grades for the performance of all public schools in North Carolina. In order to help families and community members understand the data used to grade schools, Wake County Public Schools has developed school progress reports.
Through a nurturing culture of acceptance and excellence, Alston Ridge Elementary School will provide a relevant and rigorous education to inspire environmentally aware, well-rounded 21st Century learners.
Alston Ridge provides a respectful environment that empowers teachers' and students' passion for lifelong learning utilizing a variety of experiences such as teamwork, modeling, hands-on-learning, using technology, leadership and individual growth through differentiated instruction.
At Alston Ridge Elementary School we believe:
- diversity should be celebrated.
- staff development should be data-driven and targeted to achieving our school improvement goals.
- in working collaboratively.
- in teaching respect for the natural environment and conservation of resources.
- critical thinking is an essential skill for 21st century learners.
- character education is essential in building well-rounded students.