News
June 15th, 2018

The school bell times at River Woods will change with the beginning of the 2018-19 school year. Our new start time is 7:30 AM and we will dismiss at 2:25 PM, with a 75 minute early dismissal on Wednesdays. Please click on the headline to learn more about how we are engaging our staff to ensure an orderly transition when school resumes August 23.


May 23rd, 2018

It is that time of year when we get ready for the end of one chapter and the beginning of another.  Please join us in celebrating our 5th grade students as we present our: 5th Grade Promotion Celebration Thursday, May 24th 6:00 p.m. River Woods Gymnasium


May 21st, 2018

Come out and celebrate the different cultures represented at River Woods Elementary.  Come learn and eat your way through the cultures!


May 7th, 2018

Students come dressed as your favorite career.  We can’t wait to see all of the careers our students are excited for!


April 21st, 2018

Who read 40 books and blew the competition away with his knowledge? Hunter Christenson, that’s who! He won the 40 Book Challenge contest held in March. Then our team of 4th and 5th grade students coached by Mr. Poole won the Southside Regionals on April 23rd to advance to the final round of four schools. … Read more »


April 9th, 2018

On Friday, April 13th is crazy hair day.  Come to school with your craziest hair do of the year!


April 9th, 2018

Please join us at our PTA Spring Dance.  All students must be accompanied by an adult.


April 6th, 2018

Monday, April 9th is Spring Picture Day.  Please send students with their picture form if you want a specific pose or background.


February 5th, 2018

Beginning in August, all schools at DMPS will have new hours. The new hours at our school will be 7:30 AM to 2:25 PM. The change is being made to better serve the educational needs of students, based on research into the sleep patterns of children and teenagers. Click the headline for more information.


February 4th, 2018

Our school is getting ready to kick-off Jump Rope for Heart for the American Heart Association! We are so excited to teach your student how to care for their heart while raising lifesaving donations to fight the nation’s #1 killer! With the help of our friends from the SCARE SQUAD our school is going to … Read more »