Latest News

  • Users of My School Bucks App

    Tomorrow 3/24, we will be emailing parents at your district who use the MySchoolBucks mobile app to make sure they update to the latest version (5.1.2) that includes a number of security enhancements. Later next week, all previous versions of the mobile app will no longer allow parents to access their accounts or make payments. Click the headline for more information.

    Comments (-1)
  • Spring Picture Orders are due by April 7th.

    Thank you for your orders! If you haven't placed an order yet, you may: Select your favorites and order online! 1. Go to 2. Log in with your Portrait ID and Access Code, which is on your portrait proof sheet. 3. Create your own package with the sizes and quantities you want.

    Comments (-1)
  • 9th Annual Kickball for a Cure Game is Friday, March 31

    Friday, March 31, at 2:10, it will be Teachers/Staff vs 5th graders in our 9th annual Kickball for a Cure game. This week, donations of any amount will help achieve our goal of raising $2000, and will support the American Cancer Society's programs and research through our Cypress Ridge Relay For Life team. Click the headline to read more.

    Comments (-1)
  • Media Center Closed after school on Wednesdays

    Parents, please be aware that our Media Center is closed for faculty meetings on Wednesdays after school. It is open on Tuesday afternoons for "Park and Read" when parents are invited to bring students to the Media Center to read and take AR tests from 3:00 to 4:00. Mrs. Williams also has open library each morning before school from 8:00 to 8:25 a.m.

    Comments (-1)
  • Parents of Students With Disabilities

    Your child may be eligible to participate in the John M. McKay Scholarship for Students with Disabilities Program for the 2017-18 school year. Please click the headline to read more.

    Comments (-1)
  • When Is That Test?

    We use a variety of standardized tests to see the progress of our students. KNOWING those test dates will help you to help your child be prepared with encouragement, rest, and a good breakfast. The testing schedule is available in two places: the PARENTS menu above and the SITE SHORTCUTS list below. Click the headline to download your copy.

    Comments (-1)
  • Congratulations to our Cypress Ridge Spelling Bee Winners!

    • 1st Place – Brian Redula from Mrs. Middendorf’s class• 2nd Place – Stephanie Akomeah from Mr. Abney’s class• 3rd Place – Kaleo Fornoles from Mrs. Olson’s class

    Comments (-1)
  • 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.

    Comments (-1)


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.

 Robotics Team Competing At Worlds        

Congratulations to our Cypress Ridge Robotics teams, Hypershock, Icewave and Raichus Robots! This past weekend, they competed in the Florida State Competition. It is such an honor to be invited to the state competition, only the highest ranked robotics teams are invited! All three teams were able to show their expertise in programming skills, driver control, teamwork and much more. Hypershock received the Elementary Excellence Award, finishing in 4th place!  Icewave and Raichus Robots were in the top 25! In other great news, Team Hypershock will be competing in the Vex IQ Robotics World
Competition in Louisville, Kentucky! Great job CRES Robotics! 

2016-2017 Awards

Hypershock- Design Award, Excellence Award, Excellence Award, States Excellence Award, Invitation to world Competition
Raichus Robots- Excellence Award
Icewave- Design Award