Friday Folder: March 13

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates & Move to Online Learning for 3/17-3/20
Please take the time to visit the District’s website for up to date information.  Link here.

Box Tops Update
Roosevelt earned a total of $109.80 for the Spring Box Tops Collection, this includes scanned and clipped Box Tops. The winner of the popcorn party was Ms. Carviou’s 3rd Grade Class. Currently, Roosevelt is at $869.60 for School Year July 2019 – June 2020. Our Goal is $1,000.  Please continue to clip Box Tops or scan your receipts to the app in order to reach our goal. Please have clipped Box Tops turned into your Child’s classroom by June 5th. Eventually clipped Box Tops will be phased out, click the link to download the app.

Destination Imagination Tournament
We are sorry to report that the DI Tournament was canceled due to the Coronavirus. We know all involved have worked so hard and we are very disappointed for you.

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.

Upcoming PTA Meeting: 4/14
Join us online for the next PTA meeting on Tuesday, February 11th at 8:30 p.m. via Facebook Live

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.

Spring Fling
Save the date and reserve your babysitter for this year’s Spring Fling on May 28 from 5:30-9:00 PM. Spring Fling is a fun night out for parents and Roosevelt staff to socialize while helping to raise money for Roosevelt. We are excited to be holding the event at Birch again this year. If you or your employer would like to donate an item for silent auction or raffle, please contact Becky Torres (

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.