Family picnic kicks off school year at Ox Ridge
Published 10:45 am, Tuesday, September 9, 2014
The annual Ox Ridge Family Picnic drew more than 600 students and parents to Ox Ridge Elementary School on Saturday to mark the of the 2014-15 school year.
Among the day's activities for students in kindergarten through fifth grade was the sale of baked goods to benefit the Kids Care Club at the school, as well as the sale of vegetables from the Ox Ridge Elementary School garden.
Students played games throughout the day, which culminated in the popular tug-of-war.
There was also a ribbon cutting for the new playground installed at the school during the 2013-14 school year. The Ox Ridge PTO replaced the 30-year-old playground during the spring last school year.