• An incredibly diverse community makes up our family here at Flora Ridge Elementary. To help celebrate our different cultures, every week we encourage students and staff to learn greetings in new ways and languages. 

     

    Below is an updated list of greetings and their language of origin, so you can try them at home!

    Week of 2/6 - Jambo (Swahili)

    Week of 1/30 - Zdraveite (Bulgarian)

    Week of 1/23 - Namaste (Hindi)

    Week of 1/17 - Bonjou (Creole)

    Week of 1/9 - Konnichiwa (Japanese)

    Week of 1/4 - Xin chào (Vietnamese)

    Week of 12/12 - Dobrogo ranku (Ukranian)

    Week of 12/5 - Suprabhat (Bengali)

    Week of 11/28 - God morgon (Swedish)

    Week of 10/31 - Howdy! (English)

    Week of 10/24 - Magandang Umaga (Filipino)

    Week of 10/17 - Na-ma-stay (Hindi)

    Week of 10/10 - Ciao (Italian)

    Week of 10/3 - Allinllachu (Quechua-Latin American Tribal Language)

    Week of 9/19 - Nee-how/Ni hao (Chinese)

    Week of 9/12 - Marhaba (Arabic)

    Week of 8/29 - Oi! (Portuguese)

    Week of 8/22 - ¡Hola! (Spanish)

    Week of 8/15 - Good morning! (English)