RUSD marks 10th annual “Puttin’ on the Ritz”

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Ahlana Ruiz of Hughbanks Elementary received a standing ovation for her rendition of Adele's, "Rolling in the Deep" April 26 at Puttin' on the Ritz.

A decade’s worth of student talent was celebrated Saturday night at the annual Puttin’ on the Ritz Fine Arts Gala, benefiting the Rialto Unified School District. As the event showcased 11 new student acts–featuring everything from song and dance to instrumentation–the 10th annual effort also highlighted that tradition continues to…

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Tickets available for Rialto school district’s “10th annual Puttin’ on the Ritz” fundraising gala

Robin McMillon, Preston Elementary School Principal says baskets for auction at the "Ritz" help fund fine arts education for Rialto students

What does a school district with 29 sites do when budget cuts interfere with funding for fine arts education? They put on the ritz, of course. For a decade now, Rialto Unified School District has successfully helped students and teachers continue to provide fine arts education through their annual fundraising…

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