Posted by: The Sapia Science Blog | February 3, 2016

PTO Announcement

March PTO Meeting

Our next general PTO meeting will be held on Wednesday March
9th at 7:00 pm in the Rippowam auditorium . The presentation
will be called Good Kids, Bad Choices: Drugs and the Adolescent.
It is a collaborative effort between Liberation Programs Inc,
Communities 4 Action, The Stamford Police Department, and the
Rippowam PTO. The focus of the evening will be a candid
presentation by the Stamford Police Department. They will be
discussing the types of drugs available to the kids in our
community. This will be followed by a discussion about why kids
use drugs, and strategies for parents. There will be written
material available, and is open to parents of all Stamford
schools. It is an adult event, so parents are encouraged to
come on their own if possible.

Honor Roll Assembly
The Honor Roll Assembly is schedule for March 10, 2016. More details to follow. 
8th GRADE PARENTS- There is time left to get an ad into the yearbook for your students to wish them CONGRATULATIONS on their accomplishments at Ripp and GOOD LUCK as they enter high school. Attached is the form. Ignore the first deadline date. Please get your ads in to Ms. Chymbor by February 5th. Ads range in sizes. Please call 203-977-4346 if you have questions.
Talent Show
7th and 8th Grade will be hosting a 2nd Annual Talent Show this year! Auditions will be February 18 and 23 after school in the auditorium. Students can pick up a permission slip from their homeroom teacher, Miss Schock or Miss DiNardo. The Talent Show will be held on April 21st at 6:30 pm.
Drama Club

The Drama Club is happy to announce that the 2016 spring show will be “Bye Bye Birdie” (Young Performer’s Edition). 

Musical Auditions will be February 8th and 9th at 2:30pm (callbacks onFebruary 11th) in the school Auditorium. 

There will be a meeting for parents and students on February 2nd,  5pm at school. Questions? email Marcella Branca:

Lost and Found
The Lost and Found bin next to the gym is over flowing. Please have your kids check it if you are missing any clothing items. 
Kids Helping Kids
Learn how to help kids in the Stamford area. See Kids Helping Kids document attached.
Parent Volunteers 
If you are interested in volunteering for PTO activities, please email Please include your name, student’s name and grade, phone number and email. 

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