(Th) Sept 11 RMS Ultimate Frisbee begins (see info below)
(F) Sept 12 School pictures (School pictures taken during Language Arts and Cultural Connections classes) (See info below)
(F) Sept 12 New parent tea (all new parents welcome!) – 9-10am (see info below)
(Th) Sept 18 RMS Chess Club begins (see info below)
(Th) Sept 18 RMS 101 (See info below)
(Th) Sept 18 RMS Open House – 6:00 – 8:00pm (See info below)
(Th) Sept 25 Papa’s Pizza Fundraiser
(F) Oct 3 Roosevelt Activity Day (RAD) (See info below)
(Th) Oct 9 No School – Progress Report Grading Day
(F) Oct 10 No School – Statewide Inservice Day
(M) Oct 13 Picture Retakes
(W) Oct 15 8th Grade – ACT testing
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NEW PARENT TEA
Are you and your student new to Roosevelt? New parents of students in any grade are invited to attend the New Parent Tea in the Welcome Center (across the hall from the office) at 9-10:30am on Friday, Sept 12, to learn more about RMS. Chris Mitchell, RMS Principal, will be on hand for Q&A.
Parents who are unable to attend this week’s event will have another opportunity to receive a similar presentation at 5:00 pm, prior to the 6:00 pm start of the Open House, on September 18. This presentation will also be in the Welcome Room across from the office.
STUDENT PICTURE DAY
(Smiles, please) – Friday, September 12th
ALL students will have their pictures taken for lunch passes, activity cards, and the yearbook. Picture order forms were included in your back-to-school packets. The order from and your payment should be brought to school tomorrow. Picture fees must be paid at the time pictures are taken or ordered on-line at mylifetouch.com
. Please remember that checks for pictures must be payable to Lifetouch.
RMS OPEN HOUSE
RMS’s Open House will take place on Thursday, Sept 18 at 6:00-8:00pm. Parents will have an opportunity to follow an abbreviated version of their students’ schedules, meet teachers, and learn about the classes. Please bring a copy of your student’s schedule.
If you’re new to Roosevelt, come to RMS 101 at 5:00-6:00pm on Thursday, Sept 18 (an hour before Open House). The presentation will be in the Welcome Room, across from the office.
RAD Volunteers needed– RAD, Roosevelt Activity Day, is our fun, big fall fundraiser (like a walk-a-thon) where each house walks the Amazon Trail together. This year it will be Friday, October 3rd 1:00-3:00 and we need 2 parent volunteers to walk the trail with each house. Please indicate which house you would like to walk with. If you can help, contact Julie at firstname.lastname@example.org
Attached are meeting minutes from the September PAR (Parents-At-Roosevelt) meeting.
ON-GOING VOLUNTEER NEEDS
There are several leadership positions available for parents wanting to be involved in helping with RMS activities. Please contact Julie at email@example.com
if you’re interested in helping with any of the following roles:
Parent Education Coordinator – Plan and organize parent education evenings for the RMS community.
Activity Night Coordinator(s) – Plan and organize RMS Activity Nights — 3 fun evenings that allow students fun, social time with school friends.
eNews Coordinator – Collect and format school information for email distribution. (it’s not difficult… training provided!)
Display Case Crew– Join our crew of creative parents who keep the many display cases fresh and interesting throughout the year.