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Meeting Dates:

September 6, 2023
October 4, 2023
November 1, 2023
December 6, 2023
January 3, 2024
February 7, 2024
March 6, 2024
April 3, 2024
May 1, 2024

In the Ridge cafeteria

Join us for our next meeting, December 6th! Can't come in person, no problem join us on zoom!

Meeting and Membership Information:


Helping Hands Committee

Helping Hands event will be held on Wednesday 12/13 at 6:30 PM.
Last year students created car and dog toys for the Humane Society, holiday cards for Deepwood residents, and more.  This event will be limited to 75 people.  A sign-up genius link to register for the event will follow soon. Thank you to all the volunteers who made this event possible.
Please reach out to Christi Zelinka if you have any questions [email protected]

Pixie Shop

Students can shop at our Pixie Shop the week of 12/11. 

If you would like to volunteer a sign-up genius link will be available soon. 

All volunteers need to complete a background check. Information is below, please look for the 'volunteering'.

pixie shop

*The schedule above is subject to change

Spirit Wear Store 

Orders that were placed by 11/10 will arrive approximately 12/1.


If you would like to be a volunteer at Ridge Elementary School, you must be fingerprinted at the Board of Education office. You can be fingerprinted on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. You must be fingerprinted each school year. 


Background checks are run at the Mentor Board of Education office Door 1. 

Located at 6451 Center Street,  Mentor, OH 44060     No appointment needed. 

Office hours are Mon-Weds-Fri from 11:30am-4:30-pm. 

****Photo ID required to run the background check****

You will be asked to provide your Social Security number.

Minors must have a consent form signed by a parent or guardian.

Results will be emailed to you at the email address provided on the waiver. 

 Results may take up to 30 business days

Background checks will NEED to be done every school year



2023-2024 PTA Board

Heather Higham - President

Christina Skrout - Vice President 

Parthena Walker - Vice President 

Shelley DiFlavio - Treasurer

Brittany Lachina - Recording Secretary 

Communication Secretary - Rachel Flynn

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