Category Archive: General News

Nov
11

PTO General Meeting

PTO General Meeting Wednesday, November 28th 7:00 pm at the Roosevelt LRC Please join the PTO meeting on November 28, 2018 at 7:00 pm to hear Maura Cullen speak about the D64 Special Education Parent Support Group.  She will discuss the history of the group as well as plans for the future. We will also have a presentation …

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Nov
07

1st Grade Elephant & Piggie Night

Calling all 1st Grade Families… Elephant and Piggie Literacy Night Tuesday, November 13th Roosevelt LRC and North Gym 5:00-6:30 p.m. Stop in for stories, games, crafts and more!

Nov
07

Join the Lunchroom Green Team!

Click Here to sign up to volunteer!  Questions? Contact Tracey Edsey at traceyedsey@gmail.com

Nov
07

Night at the Roosevelt Ranch!

Night at the Roosevelt Ranch Thanks Y’All for a stompin’ good time!         .  It was a great turnout with dancing in one gym, dining and bull riding in the other and loads of fun in between including western photo booth pictures and a donut wall! Thank you to all who came…we hope you …

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Oct
28

2019 V-Show!

We’re not CLOWNIN’ around, 2019 V-Show sign up time is comin’ around!!   V-Show 2019 dates  March 1st , 2nd , and 3rd Rehearsals January 27th, February 3rd, and February 10th Dress Rehearsals  February 23rd and 24th  **Registration for V-Show** November 16th thru December 14th Any questions?? Email show producers at rooseveltvshow@gmail.com -Mary Chapman, Kate Zoll, Kim Freedman, …

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Oct
28

Got Candy?

Got candy?  Donate it! Roosevelt’s Student Council has  teamed up with @SoldiersAngelsOfficial to ensure that “No Soldier Goes Unloved” this Halloween! Through their Treats for Troops program, Soldiers’ Angels will collect excess Halloween candy and hand it out to veterans in VA Hospitals across the country. Roosevelt is an official drop-off site for candy, so just …

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Oct
08

LRC Pumpkin Character Contest

Character Pumpkin Contest Results Thank you to the 83 Roosevelt families who participated in the Pumpkin Character Contest and delivered amazing pumpkins to the LRC!  They had a wonderful display! Every class had the chance to come down to the LRC to view the pumpkins and vote for their favorites. In no particular order, the …

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Oct
08

Science Fair

  REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!! Roosevelt School Science Fair Friday, November 30th Open to all Roosevelt students K-5 5:45-6:00 p.m. Drop off Exhibits 6:00-6:45 p.m. Traveling World of Reptiles Show in Auditorium 6:45-8:00 p.m. Student Exhibits Open Registration will be available on the PTO website from Nov 1- Nov 25 or click here: https://goo.gl/forms/ro2CQYAjcGGlAPSe2 Students may …

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Oct
08

Tiger Trot Results … We Did It!

$$  WE DID IT!  $$ Tiger Trot successfully raised $37,331! Way to go Roosevelt students and families! We are thrilled to be able to continue to provide the programs and events our students have come to love over the years and further look forward to gifting a portion of this money to the school towards the purchase …

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Sep
20

Upcoming Events!

*Tuesday, November 13th – 1st Grade Literacy Night *Wednesday, November 14th– Kiwanis Fundraiser at Harp & Fiddle 4-10 p.m. *The Week of November 19th – No School- Thanksgiving Break *Friday, November 30th – Science Fair at Roosevelt, 6:00-8:00 pm   Click here for more information on the Science Fair *Thursday, December 20th– Holiday Sing SAVE THE DATE!! Dinner, DJ, …

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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.*

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.