Friday Folder: February 7

Upcoming PTA Meeting: 2/11
Join us online for the next PTA meeting on Tuesday, February 11th at 8:30 p.m. via Facebook Live

Teacher Dinner During Parent/Teacher Conferences: 2/13 and 2/18
The PTA will be providing dinner for the teachers during parent/teacher conferences on Thursday, February 13th and Tuesday, February 18th. On Thursday, February 13th we are serving Taco Bar! On Tuesday, February 18th we are serving Soup & Salad Bar!  Please sign-up to bring an item. Thank you so much!!  The sign-up link can be found here.

Sweet Treat: 2/14
Sweet treat is coming! Sweet treat is coming!  Come join us on February 14th for Sweet Treat! This annual Roosevelt tradition gives you the chance to have Cranky Al’s donuts, yogurt, fruit, juice/milk/coffee for a rocking’ $2 and hang out with your Roosevelt community. What could be a better start to Valentine’s Day? 🙂

Please sign up for a volunteer spot here… if you have older kids, they can volunteer with you, or pretend you don’t exist! If you have younger kids, there are shifts so that you can volunteer AND enjoy a donut with your loved ones.  See you soon!

Earth Club Fundraiser for Australian Red Cross: 2/14
Earth Club will have a table set up at Sweet Treat Friday from 7:30am-8:15am. Earth Club members will be selling homemade crafts and goods. All proceeds will go to the Australian Red Cross. Items will sell for $0.25 and up. We can only accept cash payments. In addition, we will have donation jars up if you would like to donate money to the cause. Listen for announcements about the upcoming sale! We hope to have your support. Every dollar counts and will help.

Winter Walk to School Day: 2/21
Mark your calendars for this fun day! You can send your walking to school related safety concerns to our Safe Routes chair at jamie.bayliss@gmail.com More information to follow!

Seussical Youth Clinic: 2/22
For the first time, the Players are hosting a Youth Clinic for Wauwatosa elementary and middle school students on Saturday, February 22nd. The clinic will be held from 9am until 12pm and will give students the opportunity to work on singing, acting, and dancing through the music of Seussical (our spring production). Please view the flyer for additional for additional information.

Roosevelt Family 80’s Glow Dance Friday, February 28th 6:30-8:30pm
The Glow dance is a totally awesome way to let the kids have fun dancing and enjoy some time with other Roosevelt families! FREE admission and glow item for all attendees. See fun details on the flyer below…like RAFFLE PRIZES!

This is a family event from tots to big kids, all have fun. Reminder, it is NOT a drop off event. We also need volunteers. There are spots to fill. Please consider helping out and be a part of making this fun event the success it is each year.  Please sign up to volunteer using this link.

THANK YOU for Supporting Music at Roosevelt!
Thanks to the generosity of our Roosevelt families, Mrs. Paar’s Donors Choose project is fully funded! Thank you for supporting her efforts to provide a first class music program for our students!

PTA Board Treasurer Position
The PTA is seeking a new Treasurer with relevant experience for the 2020-2021 school year. Please email rooseveltpta@gmail.com if you are interested or reach out to any board members if you see us around school.

5th Grade Promotion Shadow 
Do you have a 4th grade student? Might you be interested in helping coordinate next year’s 5th grade promotion? If so, please consider shadowing the current 5th grade promotion team to help with The Class of 2021 Promotion! Email rooseveltpta@gmail.com or find a board member around school for more information.

High Interest Day: 5/15
Save the Date! High Interest Day is May 15 this year. We are looking for parents and friends of Roosevelt to lead sessions from crafts to food to sports to whatever! Contact Lani Knutson (lani.knutson@gmail.com) or Kari Wall (wallka@wauwatosa.k12.wi.us) if you are interested or have questions.

Still haven’t joined PTA? 
Please become a member of the PTA and support us as we strive to make Roosevelt a great place for students and teachers. You can sign up via this Squareup link.