Category Archive: General News

Feb
15

V-Show Tickets On Sale!

V-Show Tickets – On Sale Now! Friday, March 1st @ 7:00 p.m. Saturday, March 2nd @ 12:30 p.m. and @ 6:30 p.m. Sunday, March 3rd @ 12:30 p.m. Reminders ❖  All kids must have a ticket, even if they are only watching part of the show.  Children 2 and under who will be on a lap do not …

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Feb
14

Chicago Wolves Game

Chicago Wolves Hockey Game Roosevelt Families and Friends of Roosevelt Chorus are invited to cheer on the 4th and 5th grade chorus as they sing at a Chicago Wolves game! WHEN: Sunday, March 10 at 4:00 PM (3:45 Chorus Performance) WHERE: Allstate Arena, Des Plaines IL HOW MUCH: $17.50/ticket (chorus students are free) > > Click Here …

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Feb
10

Save the Date for the Primary Birthday Bash!

Feb
10

Six Flags Read to Succeed Program

Friday, February 15th Six Flags Read to Succeed Forms are Due  Every student who completes six hours of recreational reading before the school’s deadline (February 15th), is eligible for a free admission ticket to Six Flags Great America in Gurnee. Late entries will NOT be accepted. CLICK HERE for a copy of the reading log.

Feb
10

Box Tops for Education

Please help Roosevelt Elementary School earn more money from the Box Tops for Education program!  Our next submission deadline is right around the corner.  Be sure to bring your Box Tops to school by Friday, February 22, 2019. Here is how you can help: Clip Box Tops off of participating products. No expired Box Tops, …

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Feb
07

Girls on the Run

The PTO is excited to be offering the Girls on the Run program to 3rd grade, 4th grade, and 5th grade students once again at Roosevelt!  This program has been offered at Roosevelt for many years, and we are looking for coaches and students to participate. You can register online, www.gotrchicago.org The deadline to register is Thursday, …

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Feb
06

Uncle Pete’s Lunches

Uncle Pete’s Ministries Sack Lunches for the Needy Friday, February 15 at 8:30 a.m. Uncle Pete’s Ministries (UPM) mission is to provide sack lunches to families in need all over the Chicagoland area. It was started by a parishioner, Pete Zonzius, who was considered the “ultimate volunteer.” He wanted to provide meals to those who …

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Feb
06

Volunteer Interest Survey

Attention 3rd and 4th Grade Parents! The PTO is seeking feedback as to whether there is interest in having a volleyball league at Roosevelt, similar to the other District 64 schools. This would be for 4th and 5th grade students during the 2019-2020 school year. The volleyball league would run for 7 weeks from the …

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Feb
06

Cold weather day lunch information

Cold Weather Day Lunch Information Due to the school closing last Wednesday, students missed a pizza lunch day. The PTO will take the pizza orders from that day and provide the teachers with a pizza lunch during Teacher Appreciation Week in May. If you have any questions, you can Click Here to email the PTO.

Feb
06

PTO General Meeting

PTO General Meeting has been rescheduled for Wednesday, February 27th at 7:00 pm Roosevelt LRC Guest Speaker: Dr. Frost District 64 Director of Student Services

Feb
03

D64 Chess Tournament

Calling all Chess Players! Washington School is hosting a Chess Tournament for all District 64 Kindergarten-5th graders with chess experience (beginner players are welcome). Friday, March 15th 6:00 p.m. – 8:45 p.m. Washington School  CLICK HERE for more information on how to register

Feb
03

Online Spirit Wear Shop…Now Open!

Online Spirit Wear Shop Open! You can now order Roosevelt Spirit Wear online through the MySchoolAnywhere Store. Orders can be placed from February 3rd – March 4th.  *Orders will be delivered to Roosevelt after the March 4th deadline.* CLICK HERE to order your Roosevelt Spirit Wear! *You will have to log in to your MySchoolAnywhere account.  Then click …

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Jan
30

Portillo’s For Good

Jan
27

V-Show News…

The Greatest V-Show! V-Show Program Ads and Shout-Outs  Orders are due by Thursday, February 21st CLICK HERE for a complete list of Ad pricing. CLICK HERE TO ORDER AN AD NOW. Attention 5th Grade Parents of V-Show Participants We are looking for pictures of your child to include in the V-Show slideshow!  You can submit up to 5 …

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Jan
27

Cultural Awareness Success!

Cultural Awareness Week Success! Roosevelt’s Cultural Awareness Week was a smashing success, most notably the dance performances and parade during Open House. The cultural dances consisted of South Asian, Latin, Greek, and Irish. The students did a wonderful job! And we hoped you enjoyed trying some snacks from countries around the world. This event could not have …

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Jan
23

New PTO Committee

The Roosevelt PTO is very excited to announce the formation of a new committee called the All-Abilities Committee.  The mission of this committee is to promote awareness, community, acceptance, and advocacy of students with all abilities and their parents at Roosevelt School. All of our children are special; however some have special needs.  There are …

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Jan
20

Volunteers for 2019-2020

It’s hard to believe it’s that time already but the PTO Executive Board is starting to build the team of volunteers for the 2019-20 school year. There are so many different ways to volunteer and lots of committees to choose from!  CLICK HERE to view a complete list.  Submit your name and contact information to express interest! …

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Jan
17

Yearbook Orders Now Open

CLICK HERE to order your yearbook for the 2018-2019 school year! *You will have to log in to your MySchoolAnywhere account.  Then click the “Our Store” button at the top to access the yearbook orders. Each yearbook costs $25.00. Ordering will be open through March 22nd to give parents plenty of time to order! Once we close ordering, however, …

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Jan
06

Upcoming Events!

  Wednesday, February 27th at 7:00pm Roosevelt PTO General Meeting in the Roosevelt LRC SAVE THE DATE Roosevelt PTO Parent Mixer Thursday, February 7th from 6:30-9:00 p.m. Beer on the Wall  106 Main Street, Park Ridge Enjoy a fun night out at Beer on the Wall while meeting other Roosevelt Parents. The PTO will provide …

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Dec
16

Calling All Young Authors!

CALLING ALL YOUNG AUTHORS!  Is your child an aspiring young author ready to share their work with others? The Young Authors Contest is an independent, voluntary at-home project for students interested in writing and publishing their work for others to read. Click below for details. District 64 Young Authors Guidelines Manuscripts due February 8th.

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