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School and PTA Resources for all Roosevelt Parents

Month: October 2017

10/16 – This Week at Roosevelt

This Week

  • Tuesday, 10/17
    • 3rd Grade and Beyond Night: 6:00-7:00pm
  • Thursday, 10/19
    • Great Shake Out Earthquake Drill
  • Staurday, 10/21
    •  Beautiful Day: 8:30am – 1:20pm

Important Dates

  • 10/24
    •  PTA Meeting 6pm (3rd Grade Presenting)
  • 10/25
    • First Grade San Francisco Zoo Field Trip
    •  Galeotti’s Fundraiser: 12:00pm-9:00pm
  • 10/27
    •  Spooktacular Bingo: 6:00-8:00pm
  • 10/31
    • Costume Parade: 8:15am
  • 11/9
    •  Roosevelt Rockin’ Jog-a-thon!

Beautiful Day: This Saturday (Oct 21)

Beautiful Day is this Saturday October 21st, from 8:30 am -1:30 pm. This is an annual event where volunteers sign up ahead of time to work on projects at various schools in our district – including Roosevelt! Projects range from garden projects, painting, deep cleaning, spreading mulch, weeding, and more. The theme is to DO GOOD TOGETHER, and this happens as people from different Redwood City communities come together to serve our schools.

Please invite friends and family to work with you on the project of your choice. You’ll get a uniform-approved Beautiful Day shirt, lunch, and the chance to do good.

Please sign up ahead of time at http://signup.com/go/pfVebOg
If you have any questions, please contact Victor at VictorH@wearepcc.com

Spooktacular Bingo (Fri, Oct 27)

Calling all ghouls! Spooktacular Bingo is approaching fast. This free-admission event will be feature:

  • multi-prize bingo all night!
  • a costume contest!
  • Halloween carnival games!
  • huge pumpkin-weight guessing contest!
  • pizza, veggies, snacks and drinks for sale!
  • six bullets-worth of exclamation marks!

Find the hidden word in the hidden poster in this newsletter to win a free game ticket!

Rockin’ Jog-a-thon (Thu, Nov 9)

The Rockin’ Jog-a-thon is a fun, healthy way to raise money to support Roosevelt programs.  Our pledge drive is now underway to raise funds for Art for All, Education Outside, technology upgrades, enrichment programs and much more.

  • We’ve teamed up with The Get Movin’ Crew to make this event fun, easy, and a great boost to PTA funding efforts
  • Please help us by helping your child raise a target total of $75 in donations
  • It’s easy! Just help your child gather five $15 flat donations or more

We Need Families to Complete 3 Easy Online Steps!

  1. Register your Child by visiting thegetmovincrew.com.  It’s free, super easy, and takes only a few minutes!
  2. Share your child’s fundraising webpage via email to 10-15 friends and/or family.
  3. Post on Facebook or Social Media. It’s two clicks to post. The average parent has 300 Facebook friends. You’ll be surprised when donations come in from distant relatives, friends from high school, and co-workers. Post and see what happens!

Event Details

  • Event Date: Thurs 11/9/17
  • Final donation due date: Thurs 11/9/17
  • Donate online until:  Thursday 11/16/17
  • Donations in the form of cash & checks (in-school donations), should be turned in to the school.
  • Make checks payable to:  Roosevelt PTA
  • View your child’s donation total on their Student Fundraising Webpage!

Incentives

  • All students will receive a uniform-approved Roosevelt Rockin’ Jog-A-Thon t-shirt
  • Register at thegetmovincrew.com = Free Dress Fridays for the rest of the school year
  • Any donation in-school = Free dress Fridays for the rest of the year
  • Reach individual goal of $75 raised and receive a pedometer to track your steps

Good Eggs Fundraiser: Through November

Our Good Eggs fundraiser is off and running! We’ve seen dozens of orders, and the Roosevelt proceeds to match.  This offer continues through the end of November.

Enter the code ROOSEVELT when you enroll to get $25 off of your first order. Sign up by tonight – October 15 – and you’ll be entered to win a week of free dinners! It’s easy as 1-2-3 (see below for detailed instructions):

  1. Go to www.goodeggs.com and fill your basket with all the best food (fresher than fresh produce, easy and delicious meal kits, kid’s school lunch kits, sustainable meats & seafood, snacks, staples and more) for same-day delivery on Good Eggs.
  2. At checkout, enter the code ROOSEVELT to get $25 off and automatically enroll — you only need to enter this code once.
  3. Enjoy! You just discovered the easiest and most delicious way to support your school. All your orders in October and November will count toward our school fundraiser and give 10% of all purchases back to the Roosevelt!

10/9 – This Week at Roosevelt

 This Week

  • Wednesday 10/11
    • Picture Day (Free Dress)
    • Jog-a-thon Assemblies

Important Dates

  • 10/9
    • Columbus Day – No School
  • 10/10
    • Author Visit – Cafeteria: 3:00pm-5:00pm
  • 10/11
    • Picture Day
  • 10/17
    • 3rd Grade and Beyond Night: 6:00-7:00pm
  • 10/19
    • Great Shake Out Earthquake Drill
  • 10/21
    •  Beautiful Day: 8:30am – 1:20pm
  • 10/24
    •  PTA Meeting 6pm (3rd Grade Presenting)
  • 10/25
    • First Grade San Francisco Zoo Field Trip
    •  Galeotti’s Fundraiser
  • 10/27
    •  Spooktacular Bingo: 6:00-8:00pm
  • 10/31
    • Costume Parade: 8:15am

Rockin’ Jog-a-thon Kickoff

The Rockin’ Jog-a-thon is a fun, healthy way to raise money to support Roosevelt programs.  The PTA is kicking off our major fundraiser to fund Art for All, Education Outside, technology upgrades, enrichment programs and much more.

  • We’ve teamed up with The Get Movin’ Crew to make this event fun, easy, and a great boost to PTA funding efforts
  • Please help us by helping your child raise a target total of $75 in donations
  • It’s easy! Just help your child gather five $15 flat donations or more

We Need Families to Complete 3 Easy Online Steps!

  1. Register your Child by visiting thegetmovincrew.com.  It’s free, super easy, and takes only a few minutes!
  2. Share your child’s fundraising webpage via email to 10-15 friends and/or family.
  3. Post on Facebook or Social Media. It’s two clicks to post. The average parent has 300 Facebook friends. You’ll be surprised when donations come in from distant relatives, friends from high school, and co-workers. Post and see what happens!

Event details

  • Event Date: Thurs 11/9/17
  • Final Donation due date: Thurs 11/9/17
  • Donate online until:  Thursday 11/16/17
  • Donations in the form of cash & checks (in-school donations), should be turned in to the school.
  • Make checks payable to:  Roosevelt PTA
  • View your child’s donation total on their Student Fundraising Webpage!

Incentives

  • All students will receive a uniform-approved Roosevelt Rockin’ Jog-A-Thon t-shirt
  • Register at thegetmovincrew.com = Free Dress Fridays for the rest of the school year
  • Any donation in-school = Free dress Fridays for
    the rest of the year
  • Reach individual goal of $75 raised and receive a pedometer to track your steps

Beautiful Day (10/21)

Please mark your calendars: Beautiful Day is on October 21st, from 8:30 am -1:30 pm. This is an annual event where volunteers sign up ahead of time to work on projects at various schools in our district – including Roosevelt! Projects range from garden projects, painting, deep cleaning, spreading mulch, weeding, and more. The theme is to DO GOOD TOGETHER, and this happens as people from different Redwood City communities come together to serve our schools.

Please invite friends and family to work with you on the project of your choice. You’ll get a uniform-approved Beautiful Day shirt, lunch, and the chance to do good.

Please sign up ahead of time at http://signup.com/go/pfVebOg
If you have any questions, please contact Victor at VictorH@wearepcc.com

Good Eggs Fundraiser

Remember to sign up for our Good Eggs fundraiser which launches today, October 1, and continues through the end of November.

Enter the code ROOSEVELT when you enroll to get $25 off of your first order. Sign up by October 15, and you’ll be entered to win a week of free dinners! It’s easy as 1-2-3 (see below for detailed instructions):

  1. Go to www.goodeggs.com and fill your basket with all the best food (fresher than fresh produce, easy and delicious meal kits, kid’s school lunch kits, sustainable meats & seafood, snacks, staples and more) for same-day delivery on Good Eggs.
  2. At checkout, enter the code ROOSEVELT to get $25 off and automatically enroll — you only need to enter this code once.
  3. Enjoy! You just discovered the easiest and most delicious way to support your school. All your orders in October and November will count toward our school fundraiser and give 10% of all purchases back to the Roosevelt!

10/2 – This Week at Roosevelt

 This Week

  • Tuesday, October 3
    • 6th Grade Expert Talk: 9:00am
  • Tuesday, October 4
    • 8th Grade PBL Presentation: 8:15am
  • Tuesday, October 5
    • Middle School Report Cards Sent Home

Important Dates

  • 10/9
    • Columbus Day – No School
  • 10/10
    • Author Visit – Cafeteria: 3:00pm-5:00pm
  • 10/11
    • Picture Day
  • 10/12
    • 2nd Grade PBL Presentation (Government)
  • 10/13
    • 3rd Grade and Beyond Night: 6:00-7:00pm
  • 10/19
    • Great Shake Out Earthquake Drill
  • 10/21
    •  Beautiful Day: 8:30am – 1:20pm
  • 10/24
    • First Grade San Francisco Zoo Field Trip
    •  PTA Meeting 6pm (3rd Grade Presenting)
  • 10/27
    •  Spooktacular Bingo: 6:00-8:00pm
  • 10/31
    • Costume Parade: 8:15am

Good Eggs Fundraiser

Remember to sign up for our Good Eggs fundraiser which launches today, October 1, and continues through the end of November.

Enter the code ROOSEVELT when you enroll to get $25 off of your first order. Sign up by October 15, and you’ll be entered to win a week of free dinners! It’s easy as 1-2-3 (see below for detailed instructions):

  1. Go to www.goodeggs.com and fill your basket with all the best food (fresher than fresh produce, easy and delicious meal kits, kid’s school lunch kits, sustainable meats & seafood, snacks, staples and more) for same-day delivery on Good Eggs.
  2. At checkout, enter the code ROOSEVELT to get $25 off and automatically enroll — you only need to enter this code once.
  3. Enjoy! You just discovered the easiest and most delicious way to support your school. All your orders in October and November will count toward our school fundraiser and give 10% of all purchases back to the Roosevelt!

Introducing: Good Eggs Kid’s Lunch Kits!

We’ve noticed that our kids’ school lunchboxes are just a round-trip ticket for apples, bananas and sandwiches. You too? Meet a changing seasonal assortment of fresh-cut fruit and veggies paired with healthy snacks and protein like cubed turkey, hard-boiled eggs or summer sausage. It’s a lunch (and snack time, too!) solution for a whole week of bento box-style lunches, letting you and your kid keep it fresh, healthy, and delicious every day. Introducing: Good Eggs Kid’s Lunch Kits!

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