September 19, 2017

Last Friday the Foundation hosted it's 2nd annual Back to School Ice Cream Social. Over 500 students, parents and siblings joined us for delicious Handel's ice cream sundaes and a great dance party hosted by DJ Primo. We couldn't think of a sweeter way to kick of the new school year!

September 14, 2017

Mr. Dei and Mr. Nolan were busy all summer putting the finishing touches on the new Fitness Center, located in the back outdoor field area. Fences were installed (thanks to Mr Nolan's 7th grade mentoring class last year) and new equipment was brought in throughout the summer including weights and dumbbells, kettle balls, pilates/exercise balls, adju...

September 1, 2017

Thanks to our Rhoades School community, the Foundation was able to provide a brand new state of the art 3D printer for our Technology department last year... and it happens to be the same 3D printer used by Volkswagon Autoeuropa...Our Rhoades Students are applying life skills in Technology using one of the most reliable products on the market.  We l...

May 16, 2017

When I was growing up the "lunch ladies" who served us mystery meat and tater tots were always an interesting group.  But here at Rhoades we don't do Salisbury steak or the mystery soy patty for lunch, we do Pizza Fridays! 

Every Friday a group of Rhoades parent volunteers get together to serve our kids lunch.  They are definitely not your usual...

May 14, 2017

The name of the game is GaGa Ball.  For those of us who are a little older, it is dodge ball in a fenced in area.  At Rhoades, it is all the rage.  Since it is so popular with the children, the Foundation has contributed a new GaGa Ball "pit" for to the school.

It is moveable and easy to breakdown when the space is need for other events.  I...

May 14, 2017

The elections to fill the Rhoades Foundation Board of Directors openings for the 2017/2018 school year will be held from  May 20th through May 26th.  The election will be electronic and all Foundation members will receive an email with a unique link to the voting site so they can place their votes.  We hope everyone will take a minute to place a vot...

April 18, 2017

March for Science - San Diego is a local, family friendly group looking to raise awareness of the contributions of science to society. The group will demonstrating San Diego's leadership in Science among 500 Marches for Science around the world on April 22. The primary objective is to encourage face to face conversations between scientists and the p...

April 18, 2017

Please join Dr. McDuffie and The Rhoades School Foundation for a parent coffee featuring the screening of a TED talk with Julie Lythcott Haims, author of " How to Raise an Adult: Break Free of the Overparenting Trap and Prepare Your Kid for Success".

Thursday, May 4th, 8:45-10:00 in the Kittle Auditorium. This event is for parents only.

Based on her b...

The Rhoades Foundation is excited to announce our 2017/18 election process.  Your Foundation is enjoying another great school year and we are eager to begin building the team for the coming year.  We hope you will be interested in joining us and serving on our Board of Directors for the coming school year.


In 2017/18 the Foundation Board of Dir...

March 16, 2017

The Foundation team held a parent coffee and general session on March 9th.  The meeting was attended by over 40 parents, numerous faculty members and some very special guests. 

Let's start with the very special guests.  We were delighted to have our Kindergarten class led by Mrs. Sugarman and Mrs. Ruppert provide a preview of their upcoming clas...

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