Dr. Tom Lind
The following link will direct you to the State of Illinois requirements for a phase 4 return to school. We are working through the document now and will be releasing D2's plan by July 24. Stay tune for more information. https://5il.co/hjm6
about 1 month ago, Dr. Tom Lind
Richmond Grade School
RGS is going to miss our 5th Grade Friends! Please enjoy this video that was put together especially for them! #5thGrade https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=au8TN_82aog
2 months ago, Richmond Grade School
NSD2
Follow the link to see Mrs. Sembach Slimed and Year End Awards! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yo4WRa-yVE4
2 months ago, NSD2
Dr. Tom Lind
Nippersink SD 2 May School Board Meeting: Wednesday, May 27 at 7:00 pm To join this meeting as a member of our community, click here: https://us02web.zoom.us/w/89702371694?tk=UE-Y5-T4WFPlNgVtOnpVp-K6dmmgtqE4MzDVar6mmak.DQIAAAAU4q2RbhZGc2V4al83WVEzZXBpaEc2QVR2MS1BAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA
3 months ago, Dr. Tom Lind
Richmond Grade School
RGS is sending a big shout out to our Future Problem Solvers team of Sophie, Penelope, and Emma for earning a 3rd Place finish in the State competition for their Google slides oral presentation. Fantastic job, Ladies!!! #FPS
3 months ago, Richmond Grade School
NSD2
Looking for a creative activity & a short break from schoolwork? Every Monday, Crayola shares a fun, family project: https://created.crayola.com/at-home-learning-home/weekly-activity
3 months ago, NSD2
NSD2
Charter extends free Spectrum Wi-Fi access for 60 days to households with K-12 &/or college students who do not already have a Spectrum subscription & at any service level up to 100 Mbps. To enroll call 1-844-488-8395. Installation fees will be waived for new student households.
3 months ago, NSD2
NSD2
It's Teacher Appreciation Week. Click on the link to view a appreciation video from the RGS PTO & our RGS families. https://vimeo.com/414240290
3 months ago, NSD2
Richmond Grade School
It’s supply and packet pick up day! Your things are ready for you, RGS!! #WeMissYou
3 months ago, Richmond Grade School
NSD2
Find the most up to date information regarding today's packet pick up here: https://www.nippersinkdistrict2.org/article/217330?org=rgs
3 months ago, NSD2
NSD2
The May Action for Happiness Calendar is now available. View the image or click here to print: https://5il.co/fkzs
3 months ago, NSD2
Dr. Tom Lind
Click on the link below to see our amazing RGS staff saying hello to our RGS families and students. www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=479&v=BqcqP6AZNB8&feature=emb_logo
4 months ago, Dr. Tom Lind
NSD2
It's Green Week! Print out the RGS Green Week Bingo sheet provided by the PTO to have some fun celebrating the Earth! https://5il.co/fb40
4 months ago, NSD2
Dr. Tom Lind
Governor issues order to keep schools closed for the rest of the year. Please see the letter from our superintendent Dr. Tom Lind for more information. https://5il.co/f8g9
4 months ago, Dr. Tom Lind
Richmond Grade School
Addie, Emily, and Evelyn are ROCK STARS! Today, via their daily class Zoom, the girls were presented Rock Star tickets for starting a 3rd grade Earth Club! While they were only able to hold one meeting, they plan to continue their efforts next year. You ALL rock!! #RockStars
4 months ago, Richmond Grade School
NSD2
Check out April's Actions of Happiness Calendar!
4 months ago, NSD2
NSD2
Free Webinar: Helping Children Overcome Toxic Stress and Trauma. Join us for this free webinar on Tuesday, April 7, at 3 p.m. Register here: https://www.prufrock.com/Webinars-Healing-the-Heart.aspx
4 months ago, NSD2
NSD2
Just a reminder to stay home McHenry County! https://youtu.be/K9KaJ0tNdF8
4 months ago, NSD2
Dr. Tom Lind
Today, March 31,2020, Governor JB Pritzker announced the stay in place order will extend through April 30th. This means schools will remain closed during this period of time. In addition, all scheduled school activities during this time are also canceled.
4 months ago, Dr. Tom Lind
Dr. Tom Lind
Reminder to students and parents that our e-learning will begin Monday. Please check your child's school website for more details. In addition, as we get more information from the state of Illinois regarding any extension to school closures we will update our website.
4 months ago, Dr. Tom Lind
NSD2
Try this Gratitude Scavenger Hunt! The whole family can play!
5 months ago, NSD2
Dr. Tom Lind
Nippersink School District 2 Schools will be closed March 16 - April 7, 2020. E- Learning will begin on March 30th. More information on e-learning to follow early next week from your child's principal.
5 months ago, Dr. Tom Lind
Dr. Tom Lind
3/20 update. All buildings have been deep cleaned and we are ready to implement e-learning days if we should need them. We are currently monitoring the situation and the rapidly changing guidelines. D2 and D157 will be sending an update to all parents this weekend.
5 months ago, Dr. Tom Lind
NSD2
What is Social Distancing? Click on the image below to help your students understand!
5 months ago, NSD2
NSD2
5 months ago, NSD2
Richmond Grade School
It’s our last week of roller skating in PE and we have made such improvements!! #KeepSkating
5 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
5th Grade friends from Mrs. Bojan’s class had a great time reading with 1st Grade friends from Mrs. Brown’s room as they celebrated Read Across Week! #DrSeuss #NippersinkPride
5 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
Harper is a Rock Star! She saw a friend who was very upset. She comforted her and showed her a strategy to calm down. You ROCK, Harper!! #RockStar #NippersinkPride #ChooseKind
5 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
Our Kindergarten Friends put on quite a show tonight! #KindergartenRocks!! #NippersinkPride #MusicConcert
6 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
Miranda is a Rock Star! She saw a friend who was upset at the end of recess and told him they could play together the next day. She even told him he could pick the game he wanted. You ROCK, Miranda!! #kindness #RockStar
6 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Dr. Tom Lind
Our student social emotional learning team hard at work today. This team is dedicated to seeing our schools have environments that are supportive and nurturing for ALL students. Good things are happening in our schools everyday!
6 months ago, Dr. Tom Lind
Dr. Tom Lind
Another wonderful Friday at RGS with friends! Good things are happening every day in our schools!
6 months ago, Dr. Tom Lind
Richmond Grade School
Vanessa is a Rock Star!! She has gone above and beyond the expectations in her reading class. She has read lots and lots of books!! Way to go, Vanessa! #RockStar
6 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
RGS could not be more proud of Lelan and Rowan for competing in the Regional Spelling Bee tonight! You two sure are SUPER SPELLERS!! #SpellingBee #NippersinkPride #4thGraders
6 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
Emma is a ROCK STAR! She used 100 of her You Rock tickets to buy a present for her brother. What a kind sister!! #RockStar
6 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
We had a heart-healthy night at our Kids Heart Challenge Celebration!! Thanks to you we’ve raised over $9800!!! #KHC
6 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
Luke is a ROCK STAR! He was the first friend in his class to pass all levels of Xtra Math. He was extremely self-motivating and always strived to do his best. You rock, Luke!! #RockStar
6 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
Emma and Kendall are Rock Stars! To get ready for Mr. Ernie’s birthday celebration the girls volunteered to clean out his messy fridge. Way to help out! #RockStars
6 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
Riley is a ROCK STAR for going above and beyond the expectations of her reading group! Great job, Riley! #RockStar
6 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
RGS is super proud of our Future Problem Solvers who competed today in the Regionals competition!! #D2LEADS #FPS #NippersinkPride
6 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Dr. Tom Lind
Another big turn out for our kindergarten screening. We are so proud to welcome the class of 2033 to the Nippersink SD.
6 months ago, Dr. Tom Lind
Richmond Grade School
Kindergarten Friends worked with Ms. Kokaska today to talk about kindness and filling our buckets. For all of February RGS will focus on kindness! #KindnessMatters
6 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
Yesterday we celebrated our 100th Day of School! We are 100 days smarter! #100thDay
6 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
Yesterday we celebrated our 100th Day of School! We are 100 days smarter! #100thDay
6 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
Yesterday we celebrated our 100th Day of School! We are 100 days smarter! #100thDay
6 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
Peyton, Addy, Emily, Jane, Kate, and Emma are ROCK STARS for starting a book club! They decided on details, wrote a proposal to Ms. Kuhl, and organized all they would need. We have 56 kids participating! #D2LEADS
6 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Dr. Tom Lind
NMS students working and collaborating in the STEM lab today. 21st century learning in a 21st century lab. Good things happen everyday in our schools.
7 months ago, Dr. Tom Lind
Richmond Grade School
Congratulations to Mrs. Peterson’s Kindergarten Friends! They won our 1st Semester pizza party because their Class Rocks ticket was picked out of the basket! These friends earned this ticket because they lined up so nicely at recess. Way to go!!
7 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Dr. Tom Lind
NMS spelling bee is underway! What a bright group of students. These students are the winnes of the class spelling bee. The winner today goes to regionals in Johnsburg. #D2Pride
7 months ago, Dr. Tom Lind
Richmond Grade School
If you are fundraising for the Kids Heart Challenge don’t forget to turn in your permission slip to attend our celebration even on February 7th. Slips will only be accepted until January 24th!! ❤️
7 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
There is NO SCHOOL on Monday, January 20th in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
7 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
Taylor is a ROCK STAR! She showed kindness to a friend who was alone at lunch by going to eat with her. Taylor, you ROCK! #RockStar #kindness
7 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
Congratulations to all of our 4th and 5th grade Spelling Bee participants! A big hats off to our winner, Rowan, and our runner up, Lelan. We are so proud of you all!! #SpellingBee #NippersinkPride #D2LEADS
7 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
RGS wishes you all a wonderful holiday season and a Happy New Year!! #HolidaySingAlong
8 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
Molly helped a friend who struggled with XTra Math by suggesting strategies that could help her. You ROCK!!! #NippersinkPride #kindness
8 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
5th Grade performed their hearts out tonight! #5thGrade NippersinkPride
8 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
3rd Grade students got to experience a CYT production of “A Christmas Carol” at Wilmot High School. It was a great morning had by all! #CYT
8 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
It’s the time of year for holiday cheer! Thank you to the Garden Club for gifting us with this beautiful wreath! #wreath #ThankYou
8 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
3rd Grade Native American presentation part 2! #McHenryCountyConservationDistrict
9 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
Today our 3rd graders enjoyed a presentation from the McHenry County Conservation District about Native Americans. #NippersinkPride #MCCD
9 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
Lyla is a ROCK STAR! PTO had a tough time finding volunteers for Family BINGO Night. Rather than participating, Lyla and her mom volunteered to help and they worked the concession stand all night! Thank you so much for your kindness! #NippersinkPride #volunteers
9 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
RGS is wishing our RB Rockets the best of luck tomorrow!! #semi-finals
9 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
Elly is a ROCK STAR! She won a Tesla dance party and lunch for her and 3 friends. She had her teacher use DOJO to randomly pick the friends so no one would have hurt feelings. She also asked if they could make a video of the car so all could enjoy the fun! #KINDNESS
9 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
Parents, please take a few minutes to complete our 5Essentials Survey before February 14th. We appreciate your help and feedback! http://survey.5-essentials.org/illinois/survey/parent/
9 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Dr. Tom Lind
Today is national school board member appreciation day. A big thank you to all our Board members for your dedication to the children, staff, and community!
9 months ago, Dr. Tom Lind
Richmond Grade School
Thank you to Mrs. Zaremba for putting together a beautiful Dia de los Muertos display honoring some of our loved ones who have passed away. #DayOfTheDead #LovingMemory
9 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
Please help us welcome Mrs. Colleen Bounds to the RGS office staff!
9 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
Mrs. Lacher and Mrs. Brewster’s Kindergarten friends love using our new Nat Geo science curriculum! Check out the bird nests they made! #science #D2LEADS #NippersinkPride
9 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
Happy Veterans Day from RGS! We thanked our Veterans with a special assembly this morning. Thank you for your service! #VeteransDay #NeverForget #ThankYou
9 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
Congratulations to Mason, our first ROCK STAR of the year! Mason went above any beyond to help a friend who was feeling sad. He asked what was wrong, got help from a teacher, and walked the student inside from recess. You ROCK, Mason! #NippersinkPride #Kindness
9 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
Mrs. Marks helped teach Miss Koscielniak’s 2nd Grade class about the three branches of government!! #NippersinkPride #D2LEADS #SocialStudies
9 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
Thank you to our PTO for a wonderful Donuts With Dudes event this morning! It was great to see so many little smiling faces as they hung out with their Dudes! #donuts #dudes
9 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
Just a reminder that there is NO SCHOOL on Friday, November 15th. Enjoy the long weekend!
9 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
Conferences are next week, Nov. 13th & 14th. We would love to see you there so don’t forget to sign up soon!
9 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Richmond Grade School
Happy Red Ribbon Week from RGS! #RedRibbonWeek
10 months ago, Richmond Grade School
Dr. Tom Lind
SGE holds the 1st quarter S.O.A.R. assembly. Student receive prizes for being helpful and a good friend to others throughout the quarter.
10 months ago, Dr. Tom Lind
Lisa Kuhl
Thank you to our @Nippersinkmidd1 friends for teaching our 3rd Graders all about science today! #ScienceSplash #NippersinkPride #D2LEADS
10 months ago, Lisa Kuhl
Lisa Kuhl
Congratulations Miranda and Emily! Our two friends were honored by Mr. Ratts at our Board meeting for their outstanding artwork. Fantastic job, girls!! #NippersinkPride #Artwork #D2LEADS
10 months ago, Lisa Kuhl
Lisa Kuhl
Mrs. Lacher and Mrs. Brewster’s friends have been working with Ms. Kokaska in honor of Bullying Prevention Month. The group read Spookley the Square Pumpkin and and created unique pumpkins. Their focus was kindness and acceptance. #Nippersink Pride #Kindergarten
10 months ago, Lisa Kuhl
Lisa Kuhl
It’s time for Tucked In Tuesday! Click the link or search us on YouTube! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LSZOBll4tV8&t=218s
10 months ago, Lisa Kuhl
Lisa Kuhl
RGS is ready for Tailgate! Thank you to our amazing PTO for making this happen!! #Tailgate4Education #15thYear
10 months ago, Lisa Kuhl
Lisa Kuhl
Sign Club with Miss Chandler started today for our K-1 friends! #NippersinkPride #SignLanguage #D2LEADS
10 months ago, Lisa Kuhl
Lisa Kuhl
New Tucked In Tuesday episodes begin on Tuesday, October 22nd!
10 months ago, Lisa Kuhl
Lisa Kuhl
Time is flying! 2nd Quarter starts on October 23rd!
10 months ago, Lisa Kuhl
Kathy Oldford-Johansen
PTO MCDONALD'S NIGHT WEDNESDAY, OCT 16: The McDonalds in Richmond will be donating a percentage of sales made between 4pm-7pm to the PTO. This event will take place on the 3rd Wednesday of every month. This month, the 4th grade teachers will be attending!
10 months ago, Kathy Oldford-Johansen
Richmond Grade
TAILGATE 4 EDUCATION: The Tailgate 4 Education Auction is this Saturday, October 19. Thank you to all of our wonderful donors and those who purchased tickets to attend the Auction. Doors open at 5:00 pm at Nippersink Country Club. We look forward to seeing you there!
10 months ago, Richmond Grade
Lisa Kuhl
Today our 3rd grade friends learned that Illinois produces the most pumpkins in the United States! Thank you to the McHenry County Farm Bureau for your visit! #FarmBureau #pumpkins
10 months ago, Lisa Kuhl