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  • End of the Year Carnival

    Join us June 3 from 6 - 8 to celebrate another great year at Cypress Ridge. Volunteers are needed. Click on the PTO Parent link to sign up.

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  • Skyping with Author Lauren Tarshis

    Media Specialist Wanda Williams arranged a live Skype visit with a popular author for our Fourth Graders.

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  • Thanks for Joining Us for Celebration of Learning

    We hosted our annual Celebration of Learning event Thursday, May 12th. This event celebrated the past, present and future of our school in the community. Click the headline to read more.

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  • Cypress Ridge Celebrates 20 Years

    Cypress Ridge Elementary School is gearing up for their annual Celebration of Learning event. Each year, CRES celebrates learning with an open house in May. This year, the Celebration of Learning event is going to be extra special, as CRES is also celebrating the privilege of serving the South Lake community for the last 20 years. This event is going to highlight the past, present and future of Cypress Ridge.

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  • CRES Student Takes First Place in Poster Design Contest

    Students from several area schools were invited to participate in a poster design contest for City of Clermont. Out of more than 1000 students, six of the top ten honories were from Cypress Ridge, including the first place winner in the 2nd-3rd grade category.

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  • R2DTools Represented CRES at World Championship

    One of the six CRES Robotics Teams, the R2DTools, attended the Vex IQ World Championship in Louisville, KY, from April 20-23. CRES earned a spot at the world’s largest robotics competition after earning a World qualifying Design Award at the VEX State Competition in February. Click the headline for more details.

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  • New Assistant Principal!

    Starting May 2, 2016, our new Assistant Principal, Nicole Brouhard will be joining us. Mrs. Brouhard is presently the Instructional Dean at Triangle Elementary School in Mount Dora. She comes to us with Elementary and CRT experience with emphasis in math and science. We will all miss Dave but we welcome Nicole to our CRES family!

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  • Cypress Ridge Hosts District Team from Marion County

    Cypress Ridge Elementary School served as a model STEM magnet school for a district team from Marion County on Wednesday, February 9th. Click the headline for more information.

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  • CRES to open Discovery Science Center

    Cypress Ridge Elementary School is commemorating their 20th year of serving the community by opening Lake County’s first Discovery Science Center. Click the headline for more information!

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  • Find, It, Fund It

    Do you know of a business that might be able to help provide funding for educational projects? The Lake County Education Foundation sponsors a site to match teachers' grant needs with potential donors. Check out to see what CRES and other Lake County Schools have requested.

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cres logo Cypress Ridge is committed to providing challenging, educational experiences through a basic curriculum emphasizing mathematics, engineering, and science in a technologically enriched environment. Parents, staff, and community, working together equip our students with the knowledge and skills needed to become responsible, successful citizens of the future.