Tuesday, October 13, 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

Thank you to all of the families that

made this week a success. 


  • Thursday, October 15th:
    • Early Dismissal at 12:30pm
    • Participation in statewide Earthquake Drill
  • Friday, October 16th:
    • Early Dismissal at 12:30pm
    • PTO Fall Festival from 4:00pm-6:30pm
  • Tuesday, October 20th-Thursday, October 22nd: 1st and 4th Grade CogAT Testing
  • Tuesday, October 27th: Picture Day!
  • Wednesday, October 28th: Report Cards Sent Home
  • Friday, October 30th: Students earning Honor Roll Recognized during Lunch


We welcome email questions/communications at:

Mrs. Thorpe- cthorpe@fcps1.org


Mr. Gardner- tgardner@fcps1.org


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