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>>>

Submit Your PTA Reimbursements!

If you have receipts that need to be turned into the PTA for reimbursement, please submit your requests by May 24! With the upcoming vote to transition from PTA to PTO, any requests submitted after that date may encounter a delay in receiving reimbursement due to the transition process.

PTA General Meeting: June 2

An additional PTA General Association meeting has been scheduled for Friday, June 2 at 5:30pm on the blacktop near the grass area to kick-off the beginning of the Open House/Crocker Showcase. Agenda is to include a vote to transition from PTA to PTO. Please plan on making that your first stop of the evening!

More information on the difference between PTA and PTO>>

Open House and Crocker Showcase: June 2

Held in conjunction with this year’s Open House, join us on campus for this free family fun event. Bid on classroom art, check out the Crocker/Riverside Art Show, and buy raffle tickets for your chance at great prizes! Picnic-style dining (bring your own or pre-order) and enjoy live music by the Crocker band, choir, and orchestra.

Don’t feel like packing a meal for the Crocker/Riverside Showcase Annual Open House, Family Picnic and Art Auction?  Pre-order your meals today (5/22/17) through Friday at 3:00 p.m. (5/26/17)   Place your order now at: 

Meals will be available to pick up the night of the Crocker/Riverside Showcase between 5:00pm-6:00pm at the school.

Turn in Your Box Tops!

So you don’t have to keep your Box Tops over the summer, please give all your collected and trimmed Box Tops to your students and ask them to bring the Box Tops to their teachers. We only submit Box Tops so don’t turn in any Labels for Education. Bonus Box Tops are great, though. Don’t forget to check the expiration dates. Thank you!

Sports Day: June 9

Join us for Sports Day to celebrate fitness, health – and the end of the school year! Students in 1st – 6th grades participates in at least 5 activities/sports stations with ribbons awarded to the top three per events (by gender and grade). Volunteers are needed! Learn more and sign up to help>>

Summer Reading

Parents, please have your Crocker student(s) read at least five (5) books between June 16 and September 1. Everyone who reads even one book will get a prize. We are tracking the kids’ reading electronically. When your child has finished a book, please click on: and fill out the Google form.

Your child may submit a list on a piece of paper; have him/her bring it to the office by September 8.

Spring Social – Thank you!

Thank you to all the sponsors, teachers, volunteers, attendees, and all the people and businesses from our community that donated items to help to make the Spring Social Derby Days a success! Sign-up events are still available through our online catalog! Don’t miss out on the fun teacher-hosted events still available!