Welcome to the Russell Ram Fam

As the oldest established school in Moscow, Russell Elementary School pairs a tradition of educational excellence that began in 1889 with the educational practices and tools of the 21st century to prepare students for a promising future. In addition to top-notch general classroom experiences, Russell offers specialist programs including Special Education, ENL, Gifted/Talented, Music, PE, and STEAM classes.

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Important Dates

Monday, September 11th – Beginning of our first FULL week of school!!

Monday, September 11th – PAT Meeting 6 p.m. – 7 p.m. at West Park

Friday, September 15th- 2:15 p.m. release

Friday, September 15th – 7:00 p.m. Elementary Night @ Moscow Bears! Free entry, free t-shirt, and a dunk tank!

Thursday, September 21st – 3rd grade goes to the Hartung Theatre

Friday, September 22nd – 2:15 p.m. release

Tuesday, September 26th – All Day: MOD Pizza Fundraiser

Wednesday, September 27th – School Board Meeting at Lena Whitmore

Friday, September 29th – 2:15 p.m. release

October 5th and 6th – No School: Professional Development/Teacher Workday

Tuesday, October 10th – Individual Picture Day

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