Category Archive: General News

Sep
21

Tiger Trot on Facebook!

Videos from the Tiger Trot on Facebook! Check out the Roosevelt Elementary School and Roosevelt PTO pages on Facebook for loads of fun and frequent updates. CLICK HERE to like Roosevelt Elementary on Facebook. CLICK HERE to like and follow the Roosevelt PTO on Facebook

Sep
21

TIGER TROT!

TIGER TROT GAME PLAN Arrive and Line Up Students should arrive for the start of their school day and line up with their class as usual.  They will leave their backpacks and belongings in their class lines on the blacktop during the kick-off and dance. Kick-Off and Dance After the school buses arrive (around 8:40 …

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Sep
21

Tiger Trot in the News!

Click on the link below to see the article about Tiger Trot in the Park Ridge Advocate! Roosevelt School holds track-and-field fundraiser

Sep
20

Upcoming Events!

*Friday, September 21st – Tiger Trot (see schedule in Tiger Trot post) *Wednesday, September 26th – ABC’s of Board Service 6:30-7:30 pm in Roosevelt LRC *Wednesday, September 26th – PTO General Meeting 7:30 pm in Roosevelt LRC *Monday, October 8th – No School – Columbus Day *Tuesday, October 9th – Author Visit *Thursday, October 18th …

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Sep
13

PTO General Meeting

PTO General Meeting Wednesday September 26th 7:30 p.m. in the LRC Come to learn more about the PTO, our budget for this school year, upcoming events and more. Guest Speakers: Superintendent Dr. Laurie Heinz

Sep
13

Save the Date for the Intermediate Dance!

Wrangling up all Roosevelt Cowboys & Cowgirls for our first Intermediate School Dance. Dust off those boots & join us! Friday, November 2nd from 6-8pm Grades 3-5 More information to come!  *An event for grades K-2 is planned for the spring.*

Sep
13

Dance, Dance, Dance

Tiger Trot is just around the corner, so it’s time to start practicing your dance moves! Click on the link below for the music to Roosevelt’s 90th Birthday Tiger Trot Kick-Off Dance!! 2018 Tiger Trot Dance Soundtrack And … Volunteer Spots are Still Available!  Looking for more help escorting kids out for the Kick-Off Dance …

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Aug
30

Tiger Trot!!

Mark your calendars now! The annual track-a-thon fundraiser, Tiger Trot, is coming! Friday, September 21st (rain date will be September 28) Roosevelt students, get ready to run and enjoy the birthday bash!  Our goal this year is to raise $35,000!    What is this money used for? This fundraiser is the primary source of funding for all …

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May
30

New PTO Board

Introducing the PTO Executive Board for 2018-19 Co-Presidents Toni Binz & April Mosier Co-Vice Presidents Melissa Kalinowski & Deannine Weber Co-Treasurers Beth Purtell & Carly Colenso Ott Corresponding Officer Kate Hannigan Recording Officer Kelly Skogsbakken Best of luck in the new school year! 

May
30

Thank you and Happy Summer!

A Message from the 2017-18 PTO Presidents We want to thank all of the Roosevelt staff, parents, and teachers that made 2017-2018 a successful year for the PTO. Below is an extensive list of this year’s accomplishments and none of it would be possible without the volunteers who serve willingly and continually to make it all …

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May
28

Roosevelt’s Community Garden

Did you know that Roosevelt has a garden growing near the primary playground? Thanks to the Garden Committee and volunteer Roosevelt families that tend the garden during the summer, we now have some beautiful vegetables growing! If you are playing at Roosevelt this summer, please check out the garden and feel free to harvest a …

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May
07

Lincoln PTO needs Roosevelt’s help!

The Lincoln PTO has a couple of positions open on its board for 2018-19.  They are specifically interested in getting more representation on the board from Roosevelt (not just Washington parents).  Open roles include: Secretary, Monday Mailer and Membership. CLICK HERE to check out their website. Interested? Contact Jessica Haycraft at lmspto.parkridge@gmail.com.