Crocker Blog

Welcome to Crocker/Riverside!

The Crocker/Riverside Staff extends a warm welcome to all the students and their parents. Crocker/Riverside School is an excellent neighborhood school with a dedicated teaching staff, wonderful children, and involved and supportive parents. Read More>>>

Sacramento Republic FC Fundraiser

Help support Crocker/Riverside by coming out to one of Sacramento Republic FC’s first two friendly matches (Feb. 10, Mar. 4)! Each ticket purchased earns cash back for our school. Click here to purchase tickets using promo code: CrockerCubs!

Submit Founder’s Day Nominations by February 17

Each year, the PTA Founder’s Day Committee asks for help from the Crocker/Riverside Elementary School community in the selection of deserving service award recipients at our annual Founder’s Day event, March 21. Please help identify individuals or organizations who have made significant contributions to the well being of the students or families in this school and/or community. Current PTA members, officers, students, and teachers may also be considered for this award. Learn more>>

National Engineers Week: February 19-25

Giant Screen movie theaters are promoting the movie Dream Big: Engineering Our World, a movie that celebrates the human ingenuity behind engineering and aims to inspire the next generation engineer. Locally, the film is playing at the Sacramento IMAX on February 23. The film begins at 7 PM, and in the lobby before the film there will be fun, hands-on learning activities for the younger audience members and opportunities for conversation and direct engagement with local civil engineers. Activities during the weekend of 2/18-2/20 are planned at the Powerhouse Science Center.

School Superintendent Search: Your Help Needed!

As part of the Superintendent hiring process, the school board wants to seek community input. Please join board representatives and district staff an upcoming Town Hall to discuss the desired qualities of a Superintendent and the district. Click here more information or to take the online survey.

Aladdin Jr: February 25-26

Young Actors Stage is bringing Disney’s Aladdin Jr to the Crocker/Riverside community! Our talented students will be performing at the 24th Street Theater at Sierra 2 Community Center located at 2791 24th Street, Sacramento, CA 95818…tickets are $12 for adults and $10 for children (12 and under) and can be purchased from any cast member until 2/16, at YAS studio located at 3747 W. Pacific Ave, Sac, 95820, or online at Tickets – Aladdin Jr or at the door the day of the event (pending availability). Showtimes/cast information is as follows:

  • Sat, Feb 25, 2pm (Crocker Carpet Cast) P1
  • Sat, Feb 25, 7pm (Crocker Lamp Cast) P2
  • Sun, Feb 26, 11am (Crocker Lamp Cast) P3
  • Sun, Feb 26, 2pm (Crocker Carpet Cast) P4

Spring Book Fair: Volunteers Needed

Our Spring Book Fair is coming next month (March 16-24) and as usual we need your help to make this event as successful as our last one. We need helpers of all descriptions, you don’t have to work the registers! Please share your time and join us as we bring another exciting reading event to our school. Sign up to volunteer! Or, contact: email hidden; JavaScript is required or email hidden; JavaScript is required

Tree Planting/Mulching Party: March 25

Join other Crocker/Riverside Elementary School’s students and parents in mulching memorial trees planted by the Sacramento Tree Foundation and others at Howe Park. This is an opportunity to catch up with fellow Crocker/Riverside families, make new friends, and give some love to our wonderful Sacramento community. Mulch will help protect the trees from weeds and maintain moisture during the

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Save the Date: Derby Days Spring Social, May 6

Come celebrate an adults-only night at the races with fancy hats, delicious food, cocktails, and wonderful items to bid on. Lots more information to come!