R-A Weekly Bulletin

Week of December 10- December 16, 2017

12/13/2017 Wednesday

2:30 PM Early Dismissal- Professional Development

2:45 PM HS Wrestling practice @ Graettinger

3:00 PM HS Boys Basketball practice @ Ruthven

4:00 PM HS Girls Basketball practice @ Graettinger

12/14/2017 Thursday

NO SCHOOL FOR PK-8 due to the Funeral for Shawn Smith. HS Students will report to Ruthven at 11:20 AM to ride the Shuttle to Graettinger for afternoon classes.

4:00 PM HS Girls Basketball practice @ Terril

4:00 PM HS Boys Basketball practice @ Graettinger

6:00 PM HS Wrestling Triangular @ Sioux Rapids

7:00 PM R-A 5-8th Band/Vocal Concert @ R-A Gym

12/15/2017 Friday

4:00 PM HS Wrestling practice @ Graettinger

4:30 PM JV Boys Basketball Game vs. East Sac County @ Sac City

6:00 PM Varsity Girls/Boys Basketball Game vs. East Sac County @ Sac City

12/16/2017 Saturday

10:00 AM HS Wrestling Meet @ Britt

6:00 PM Varsity Girls/Boys Basketball Game vs. Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn @ Ruthven

4-6th grade girls basketball practice Saturday December 16 9am in Ruthven

Middle School/High School Open Gym from 6:30 AM - 7:45 AM each morning

Updated and detailed Activity/Athletic Schedules and Calendars are available 24-7 at:


Additional information (menus, etc) available at the School Website: www.ruthven.k12.ia.us  

Get your 2016-17 Yearbook Now! Only $42.00 for a Lifetime of Memories. Stop or call into the office for more details!

Please see attached flyer about the Box Tops Bonus App. You can earn Bonus Box Tops in the App in combination with the on-pack Box Tops clip and any other coupon, discount, store program, or promotion. Thanks to General Mills and Walmart, when you buy five Box Tops for Education products between 8/1/17 and 8/31/17 and scan your receipt with the Box Tops Bonus App- you automatically earn 50 Bonus Box Tops- that’s $5 for our school!

Please like this facebook page to stay up to date with the Iowa Lakes Hoops Academy: https://www.facebook.com/Iowa-Lakes-Hoops-Academy-171081466780198/

High School Students/ Parents & Guardians view these sites for info about: FAFSA & College Financial Aid , ACT Testing Registration, Career Research, Iowa College Resources, Scholarship Info & Sites , & Upcoming College Events/ Rep Visit Dates. Contact Mr Borchers/ Counselor with other College & Career Questions. 

Iowa Student Loan.org- Scholarships & Grants (FREE Money for College)/ Savings Plan Info/ Programs

The State of Iowa has closed the original “Iowa School Alerts” Service and have asked us to migrate our users to their new GovDelivery service. To continue to receive School Alerts and Announcements please register at: http://bit.ly/gtra-alerts 


It is the policy of the Ruthven-Ayrshire Community School District not to illegally discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, creed, age (for employment), marital status (for programs), sexual orientation, gender identity and socioeconomic status (for programs) in its educational programs and its employment practices. There is a grievance procedure for processing complaints of discrimination. If you have questions or a grievance related to this policy, please contact the district’s Equity Coordinator, Matt Borchers, Guidance Counselor, 712-837-5211, 1505 Washington St. Ruthven, IA 51358, maborc@gt.ratitans.org