• In addition to a strong emphasis on the core curricular areas of English Language Arts, Math, Science, and Social Studies, Rather also offers the following curricular and co-curricular activities that students benefit from and really enjoy:

    *Weekly Art, Library, Music, and Physical Education Classes

    *Computer Lab/One-To-One Chromebooks – English Language Arts and Math Programs, Keyboarding

    *Accelerated Reader and Accelerated Reader Clubs

    *March Is Reading Month Celebration

    *Family Nights – Accelerated Reader and Family Math/Science

    *Classroom Assemblies

    *Capturing Kids Hearts Program

    *Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports Program       

    *Weekly RAMS Rewards Drawing with Prizes

    *Christmas Music Program at Ionia Theatre

    *Lunch With The Principal for 5th Graders

    *Fifth Grade Class Night and Celebration/Field Trip

    *Grade Level Field Trips

    *Talent Show

    *Fall, Christmas, and Valentine’s School Parties

    *Book Fairs

    *Career Day

    *Santa’s Secret Shop

    *TRAILS Social Emotional Learning Curriculum Lessons

    *Student Support Teams and System of Reading Interventions