Friday Folder: February 28

We Need Your Cereal Boxes
The district March design challenge will be to create a leprechaun trap. Students will need access to cardboard. The easiest type to use is cereal/food boxes.  Please no shipping boxes as the cardboard is too thick for kids to cut.  Boxes can be dropped off in the office. Thank you!

Young Rembrandts Art Classes, New Session starts 3/2
Boost your elementary student’s interest in drawing with a Young Rembrandts class. All new lessons are being served up this season including a baseball still life, a fun owl, and colorful, cartoon fish. Sign up today!

Upcoming PTA meeting: 3/10
Please join us for the next PTA meeting on Tuesday, March 10th at 6:30 p.m. in the Roosevelt Library.

Tosa East – Wauwatosa Basketball Club Tryouts: 4/6 – 4/10
The Tosa East Wauwatosa Basketball Club (WBC) is holding tryouts for the 2020/2021 season during the week of April 6-10th.  The WBC is designed to provide a competitive option for girls in grades 4 through 8 and living in the Tosa East attendance district. Teams will be formed in the spring so as to have the opportunity to develop their individual and team skill in practice and league play over the summer and the following winter season.  Please see the attached flyer for full details.

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 ( or Kari Wall ( if you are interested or have questions.

PTA Board Treasurer Position
The PTA is seeking a new Treasurer with relevant experience for the 2020-2021 school year. Please email 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 or find a board member around school for more information.

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.