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  •  dual language   Open House Announcement! 


    On December 6th 2018 from 5:30 to 7 p.m., we will host our Rocky River Elementary School Dual Language Open House for families wanting to transition their student into our Spanish Dual Language Program in kindergarten during the 2019 - 2020 school year. Parents and Families will:


    • Receive a tour of the school
    • Visit Dual Language Program Classrooms K-3rd
    • View Student work samples and instructional materials
    • Receive a presentation about the structure and impact of the Dual Language Program


    We hope to see you at our Dual Language open house.  Please contact Mrs. T. Brasher with any questions.  




    Our First Community Newsletters Have Been Published!  Click to learn what's happening at The Rock.

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     Caroling RRES 2018-19 Community Caroling Survey: For the Rocky River 4th Annual Night out Caroling we are doing things a little different this year. We will go to the top 5 neighborhoods who receive the most votes by December 14th. If you want to see your teachers, administration and staff sing some of the favorite holiday classics please vote daily.  VOTE NOW!

    NC Parent Instructional Videos Available Now:  Families and those supporting students can learn about unpacking the N.C. standards through these videos   >>Click Here to Access


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Community Events



     Apply for Free Lunch Online!!!  APPLY NOW

    Applying for free/reduced meal benefits may also qualify your student to receive benefits for other Fee Reductions for programs like Kids Plus, Boys and Girls Club, Free Fishing License, etc. Learn More!



    Breakfast is Free!  Did you know breakfast is free for every RRES student every day?  Students, be sure to stop by the cafeteria and fuel up for a day of learning-it's FREE.

Security Procedures at RRES

  • lobbyguard Safety Procedures for 2018-19:  In an effort to continuously improve student safety, we ask that parents not walk children to class in the mornings.  We appreciate your support with this policy as it will help to protect valuable instructional time and help us to achieve our top priority, which is keeping our students as safe as possible. If you need to deliver something to the classroom or you have a quick message for the teacher, we will be happy to assist you with this in the front office.  If you need to speak directly with the teacher, please call or email to make an appointment.  Thank you for your support with this.

    All visitors who enter the building will need to report to the front office where they will be asked to scan a valid photo ID and check in using our computerized LobbyGuard check-in system.

Did You Know?

  • Did You Know?
    Rocky River Has Been Designated a Global School of Service by YSA! Service learning is a teaching and learning strategy that integrates meaningful community service with instruction and reflection to enrich the learning experience, teach civic responsibility, and strengthen communities. We are proud to have been chosen to be a global school of service.  Our first service this project this year has already kicked off. Our  Day of Remembrance will be held on September 11 and involve an entire day of activities surrounding the support of our troops.   Click to Visit the YSA.org Website.
    You Can Create A Parent DreamBox Account!
    This account allows you to check your student's progress
    and play the tutorials they are using to learn important math
    concepts. Click below to access DreamBox Access directions:

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Mission and Vision Statements

  • The vision of Rocky River Elementary School is to prepare students to be successful lifelong learners in a  diverse and globally competitive society.


     The mission of Rocky River Elementary School is to teach students through a rigorous and relevant curriculum while fostering caring, respectful relationships in a safe, healthy environment.

Instructional Supply Fee

  • A School Board approved Instructional Fee of $10.00 is requested of every student in Cabarrus County Schools. These funds are used to supplement school level expenses such as agendas, communication folders, interventionists, copier costs, instructional supplies, etc.  The funds are collected at school and are utilized for those students only. You are encouraged to pay the instructional supply fee at K12paymentcenter.com or send a check with your student. We appreciate your support of our school.

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