We are Respectful, Responsible, and Determined Learners!

Welcome to Sally Ride ES

Mission: We are a diverse learning community comprised of educators, students and parents who have high expectations and strive together to achieve high standards of life-long learning for all students.



Mrs. Elise Burgess

Assistant Principal: 

Mr. Craig Jackson

School hours:

9:00 a.m. - 3:25 p.m.


8:50 a.m.-9:05 a.m. (in classrooms)

*Students may arrive no earlier than 8:40 a.m.

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For student safety, a crossing guard will be present at Seneca Crossing Drive and Settlers Circle at the following times:

8:30 a.m.-9:00 a.m. & 3:20 p.m.-3:50 p.m.




  • Eagles On the Air News Show

    Eagles On the Air News Show

  • PARCC Resources for parents

    Check out this 5-step checklist for ways to help your child get read for PARCC.

  • Choice Study- Community Dialouge

    Check out this flier for more information on where the Community Dialouges will take place this month.

  • Pre-K/Head Start Registration

    Registration for the 2016-2017 school year begins March 14 at Rocking Horse Road Center for income-eligible families with children who will be 4 years old bySeptember 1, 2016.  For information, phone 301-230-0676.

  • Kindergarten Orientation - April 21, 2016

    Do you have a child who will be five years old on or before September 1, 2016, and you live within the Sally Ride boundaries? Our kindergarten orientation will be held on Thursday, April 21.  Please call the main office, 301-353-0994, for registration information.

  • Leveled Text List

    Check out what titles are at your student's instructional reading level. Have them check them out from the library at school or the public library. At Sally Ride, "We are getting better every day!"

  • School Day Schedule 2015-2016

    Dr. Sally K. Ride Elementary School   2015-2016   School Day Schedule     

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