Friday, August 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

Back to School Night

Thursday, August 13 5-7pm

(Teachers will be available Friday, August 14 9am-12pm)

A list of teachers and their assigned students will be displayed in the back area of our multi-purpose room located just to the left of our main lobby. The 2015-2016 school year consumable fee ($12/student) may be paid at this time by cash or check made out to C Hunter Ritchie. Student's enrollment packets will be available to pick up. Please remember to have your child return completed enrollment forms to his/her teacher on the first day of school, Monday August 17th.

Supply lists can be found at the bottom of this page. All grades are listed on one sheet.

Kindergarten Orientation

Thursday, August 13 10am


meet your teacher, ride a bus with Mrs. Thorpe or Mr. Gardner, learn about your new school

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,


We welcome email questions/communications at:

Mrs. Thorpe-


Mr. Gardner-


2015-16 School Supply Lists: