Tuesday, July 28, 2015



SchoolCenter PictureC. Hunter Ritchie Elementary School

4416 Broad Run Church Road
Warrenton, VA 20187
Main: 540-422-7650
Fax: 540-422-7669
Cafeteria: 540-422-7656

Cristy Thorpe, Principal

Tim Gardner, Assistant Principal

Welcome to C. Hunter Ritchie's website. Our daily focus is to provide quality instruction that capitalizes on each child's strengths in a secure, caring school environment. Respect is central to our interactions. Every member of the C. Hunter Ritchie family including students, staff, and parents is important. Through a strong home and school connection our students will achieve to their best ability. We encourage regular use of this website to strengthen our teamwork. Please contact us at any time with suggestions or questions. Our collective efforts will make a difference for every child.

Mrs. Alexandra Reinhard - Office Secretary
Mrs. Rita Baxter - Office Associate
Mrs. Clare Buenaga- RN


We welcome email questions/communications at:

Mrs. Thorpe- cthorpe@fcps1.org


Mr. Gardner- tgardner@fcps1.org


2015-16 School Supply Lists:

Kindergarten Registration

Open Monday-Thursday


Documents Required for Registration

  • Photo ID of parent/guardian
  • original birth certificate
  • social security  number
  • custody papers (if applicable)
  • A Commonwealth of Virginia School Entrance Healthy Form signed by a physician. This form MUST include a current immunization record and MUST be dated within one year of the enrollment date. This MUST be submitted to the school nurse for review BEFORE the first day of school.
  • Two proofs of residency - examples: housing contract, rental agreement, property tax bill, deed, mortgage statement, or utility bill. A driver's license is NOT acceptable proof of residency,