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Ryan Middle Bulletin for Friday, April 19, 2019


Today's Schedule:
Period 6, Period 5, Period 3, Period 4, Period 2 and Period 1
Lunch is based off of your 3rd period teacher.

Monday's Schedule will be:
Period 1, Period 2, Period 3, Period 4, Period 5 and Period 6
Lunch is based off of your 3rd period teacher.


Upcoming Events

Only 4 More Wake Up Mondays!

Friday, April 19, 2019:
Spirit Friday! 
Jazz Night! 6:00-8:00pm

Next Week:

Monday, April 22, 2019:
Drama Club 4:00-5:00pm
NYO 4:10-5:30pm 

Tuesday, April 23, 2019:
PEAKS Testing – Science (8th Grade Only)
Chess Club 4:00-5:00pm
Performing Arts Club 4:00-5:00pm
Student Council 4:00-5:00pm
Volleyball Tournaments:
Boys @ Tanana / JV Girls @ North Pole
7th Varsity Girls @ Monroe / 8th Varsity Girls @ Ryan

Wednesday, April 24, 2019:
PEAKS Testing – Science (8th Grade Only)
Volleyball Tournaments:
Boys @ Tanana / JV Girls @ North Pole
7th Varsity Girls @ Monroe / 8th Varsity Girls @ Ryan

NYO State Competition in Anchorage

Thursday, April 25, 2019:
Performing Arts Club 4:00-5:00pm
Student Council 4:00-5:00pm 
Volleyball Tournaments:
Boys @ Tanana / JV Girls @ North Pole
7th Varsity Girls @ Monroe / 8th Varsity Girls @ Ryan

NYO State Competition in Anchorage

Friday, April 26, 2019:
Spirit Friday! Crazy Hair Day! 
Bring Your Parent to School Day!
NYO State Competition in Anchorage


Order Your Yearbook!

It's time to order your 2018-2019 yearbook! Order forms are available in the office and the cost is $40.


Fairbanks Youth Soccer

Fairbanks Youth Soccer Association Registration for Summer 2019 programs is OPEN! They offer recreational programs for youth ages 2 and up. The last day to register is April 30th.

For more information and to register online, visit FYSA Soccer or call 456-3972.


Buy One Get One Free Scholastic Book Sale!

Hunter Elementary School will be hosting a buy one get one free Scholastic Book Fair! This event will take place Thursday, April 25th, through Sunday April 28th. 

Thursday April 25th – Saturday April 27th: 10AM to 6PM
Sunday April 28th: Noon to 5PM 

Hunter Elementary School
1630 Gillam Way (near Lathrop High School and Mary Siah Rec Center)

There will be a huge selection, including books for preschool, elementary, middle school and high school students. Stock up on books right before summer. This Buy One Get One Free book sale will be open to the community, so please share the news with your friends and family! We hope to see you!


Jazz Night

Join us for an evening of jazz music from the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District hosted by your local music teachers!

Friday, April 19, 2019
Ryan Middle School


Bring Your Parent to School Day!

Ryan Middle School invites you to Bring Your Parent to School on Friday April, 26th! Parents, Guardians, Aunts, Uncles, Grandparents, or any other Supportive Adult: We invite you to join us at Ryan and stay as little or as long as you like and be a part of your student's education!

Come check out the progress your student is making here at Ryan Middle School! All visitors should check in at the front office for a special badge.


Poetry Month Activities

Thursday is Poem in Your Pocket Day and to celebrate we will have book origami in the library during lunch. Join us for some fun and folding. Printed Poems and origami paper will be provided.

The library is hosting a poetry slam this Friday, April 19th during A and B lunch to celebrate National Poetry Month and School Library Month. Bring your lunch and come prepared to share your own original poetry or read from one of your favorite poets. You can even read from a favorite book or series. Sign up at the library. We would love to have you! 


The FNSB Parks and Recreation Department Wants Your Input!

The FNSB Parks and Recreation Department is looking for your input on how you use and value our community parks and recreation resources and where they can improve. Complete a survey and be eligible to win prizes!

Let your voice be heard at: 


ANE End of Year Celebration

The Alaska Native Education Department invites you to join them in an End of Year Celebration at Anne Wien Elementary on Friday, May 3, 2019 from 5:30-7:30pm. There will be burgers, hot dogs, and games!

Stop by the office for more information or call the ANE Secretary Marlene Flynn at 452-2000 ext.11468.


North For Science

North For Science is a program for students currently in 7th or 8th grade where students take an expedition into the Brooks Range, travel the Dalton Highway and camp within the central Brooks Range.

Other activities include:
Visiting science study sites
Investigating the uniqueness of the subarctic and arctic ecosystems alongside scientists and education professionals 

There is NO COST for participation, no prior camping experience necessary, but you need to have a high interest in science and be willing to work as a team member. Stop by the office to get more information!

Visit or contact Carol Scott 907-888-2121.


EATinG Program

The EATinG Program (Engaging Alaskan Teens in Gardening) is a FREE summer program for youth ages 11-16, run by Calypso Farm and Ecology Center. They are offering 6, month-long sessions of EATinG at 3 school garden sites in 2019!

Student gardeners in the program are empowered to grow their own food through hands-on experience in the school gardens, learning the ins and outs of gardening, gaining basic business skills through weekly farm stands, and building important life skills by working with a team of new friends!

Sessions available at Pearl Creek, Woodriver, and Hunter Elementary gardens:
SESSION I: May 28th - June 27th
SESSION II: July 1st - August 1st (no 4th of July)
Monday-Thursday 3-6pm; 3-6:30pm on farm stand day

LEARN MORE & APPLY: or call 907-451-0691 


Lathrop Football Minicamp

Lathrop High School is offering a 2019 Freshman Minicamp featuring the coaches and players of Lathrop High School Football. They invite you to join them to learn and develop key offensive and defensive skills and systems that will help you and your Lathrop football Team succeed in 2019.

Date: this Saturday, April 20, 2019
Time: Registration is at 12:30pm
Camp is 1:00-3:00pm
Location: Lathrop High School Gym
Cost: $20 (payable to Lathrop Football)

Wear a t-shirt and shorts or sweatpants and non-marking athletic shoes. Stop by the office and pick up the permission slip!


Student Drop Off & Pick Up Information

Student Drop Off & Pick Up Map


Doors Open at 8:45am!

Now that the weather has turned colder, we wanted to remind everyone of the times that students are let in the building. The office does not open until 8:30am! Students are let in at 8:45am when the temperature is colder than 20 above. When the temperature is above 20, students aren't let in until 9:10am. For your child's safety and the safety of others, please do not drop your student off or have them arrive before the time that the building is open to them.

Also, please make sure your student is picked up in a timely manner. School gets out at 4:00pm. Students need to be picked up no later than 4:15pm unless they are participating in an activity with a teacher or coach after school. We do not have supervision for students inside or outside the building before or after school hours. Thank you!


We Need Your Help!

Be an advocate for the students at Ryan and make a difference in our community! 

It can be difficult to be heard on the national level, but your voice can make a big difference in your borough and your state. Emailing your representatives, calling, or providing public testimony are all ways to be heard. You can also tweet, share your support on social media, and encourage your friends and family to do the same.


After School Tutoring

After School Tutoring for 8th graders Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 4-5pm in Mrs. Krause's Room, Room 118. Parents, please pick students up by 5:15pm at the front door. 


Tutoring Available

Tutoring is now available through the Alaska Native Education program. It will be on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays after school from 4 to 5 pm, as well as during both lunches throughout the week. For those ANE students interested, there will be a signup sheet on the ANE classroom door, rm 232. Drop-ins are also welcome! You can check on your grades, get extra help with a tough assignment, or just stop in to say Hi! Ms. Poulsen would love to see you!


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