Roosevelt's Auction Fundraiser is up and running! Lots of amazing items to bid on. Hurry - the auction closes Sunday, May 17th at 9:30pm.
In order to participate in the online auction, you'll need to have or create an auction account in a few easy steps.
Click HERE to browse items, start bidding and support critical school staffing and programs.
Every day is a day to thank a teacher, but recognition of what our instruction team does for our children is especially meaningful during Teacher Appreciation Week. Here are some pictures from this week's deliveries of Boudin goodie boxes to our amazing teachers by parent/caregiver volunteers (whom we also thank). Enjoy!!
The 60-minute program that examines teens’ emotional challenges in our digital age, “Screenagers: The Next Chapter”, is available for you to watch at your convenience (in English with Chinese subtitles).
To watch the program, the link below will take you to a website which will ask for your name and e-mail address. You will then receive an e-mail with your own personal login-link. This is a private link that should not be shared. Your personal link will allow 2 views of the movie between May 1 - May 19.
When ready, use this LINK to start the process.
A moderated discussion about this film will be part of the next PTSA General Meeting on Monday, May 11th at 6:30pm.
The RMS Auction / Fundraising Event, "Roosevelt Island Getaway" will now take place on on-line!!!
The on-line auction will begin Monday, May 11th and run through the week, closing on Sunday, May 17th.
More details to follow including the auction catalog which will be available soon.
See you on-line soon!
The RMS Auction / Fundraising Event, "Roosevelt Island Getaway" will now take place on Sunday, May 17th from 3:00pm - 8:00pm.
Same place: Temple Emanu-El, 2 Lake Street.
Same fun: Island-themed cocktails, music, auction and social celebration!!
Please mark the new date! Tickets on sale here.
With just four weeks to go until our biggest fundraiser of the year on Saturday, March 21st, we need you now more than ever!
We’re asking EVERY ROOSEVELT FAMILY to solicit a donation or host a sign me up and purchase their tickets to the Auction!
For donations, the most successful categories are wine, restaurants, travel and sports. But every donation, large or small helps us reach our goal. Ask your hairdresser, your dog walker, your favorite restaurant. Here you can find forms to either provide auction items or to request auction items from friends and businesses. Note: no forms needed for wine donations - just drop off in the school main office!
Create a fun Sign Me Up. To host an event, or find out more, contact Chi Chang at email@example.com.
Gala event tickets are now on sale. Buy tickets online here. Get the early bird price until March 16!
Interested in volunteering in advance or day-of? Contact Auction Chair Gwen Rios.
The Auction Catalog will be available to view on-line in advance shortly.
The Roosevelt Spring Auction fundraiser event's theme is:
"Roosevelt Island Getaway"
With the date and location set for Saturday, March 21st from 5pm - 10pm at Temple Emanu-El, plans are underway to ensure a great event.
We need your help now to make this Auction a success. We are currently requesting planning volunteers and items for the auction. Here's the webpage to find information about both. Sign up to help (planning meeting soon) and get solicitation forms for auction items.
A friendly reminder that Monday is Roosevelt's MLK Day of Service from 10-2pm. See post below for details. Come join the fun and serve the community!
Participate in a Day of Service with many options to serve our community. Roosevelt Middle School will host stations on-site on this day from 10:00am - 2:00pm where you can do any of the following:
Here's a link with the information and how to register in advance if you'd like.
The Annual Fund Campaign raised $98,680 for Roosevelt programs and support.
43% of families participated with the following breakdown:
6th grade: 30%
7th grade: 41%
8th grade: 29%
Thank you all for making the campaign successful.
Shelly Berkowitz deserves much heartfelt gratitude for leading this critical effort.
Thank you, Shelly!
Your RMS PTSA Executive Board wishes everyone a safe and happy holiday.
See you in 2020!!