Elementary School Daily Bulletin
Welcome to Roland-Story Elementary School!
10/2/2014 BREAKFAST: breakfast wrap, blueberries, juice/milk
LUNCH: turkey tenderloin, mac&cheese, green beans, peaches
10/3/2014 BREAKFAST: cereal, pb/j sandwich, milk/juice
LUNCH: corn dog, potato smiles, peas & carrots, pears
An Under Armour type apparel item is again available this fall. The item is a 1/4 zip RS jacket for $45. Samples are available to try on at the high school and orders are due by noon on 10/9. Follow link for more information about the item, or contact Chris Hill at the high school with any questions.
Celebrate Star Wars Reads Day with us at the Roland Library!
Star Wars Activities, crafts and FUN
Roland Public Library
Star Wars costumes are encouraged but not required!
Please contact the library with questions at 388-4086
And may the force be with you.
The Norse Little Cheer Clinic begins this week. We will practice on Tuesday and Thursday from 3:25-5:00. We will perform at the football game on Friday. Make sure you wear your gym shoes to practice.
There is a mini Majorette clinic held by champion baton twirler, Michaela Radar. The clinic is Friday, October 10th from 3:30 to 5:30 in the elementary school gym. There will be a performance between the 1st and 2nd quarter of that night’s varsity football game. No experience necessary. Cost is $15 and forms are due to the office today.
Gookin Ford and Cyclone Awards & Engraving Punt, Pass, and Kick will be held Saturday, October 4, at 9:00 AM at the high school football field. Volunteers needed!!
Enterovirus is a common virus, with more than 100 strains. Due to the harshness of symptoms for some, I have provided two links from the CDC with general info and guidelines: http://www.cdc.gov/non-polio-enterovirus/about/EV-D68.html and http://www.cdc.gov/non-polio-enterovirus/about/EV68-infographic.html .
Take comfort in knowing I am monitoring illnesses, and we are disinfecting frequently touched surfaces in all rooms on a regular basis. Please let me know if you have any questions or concerns. I am happy to talk with you! Kristin, RN
Coat weather is here! Please send a jacket with your child to school...morning recess -especially- is pretty chilly.
Calling all parents, students and staff! The Junior class is seeking your favorite recipes for a cookbook. Please drop them off at the High School office or email them firstname.lastname@example.org by October 1st. Published cookbooks will be available for sale with proceeds used for after prom activities. Call Angie McGuigan at 515-708-2636 with questions for for more information.
Roland-Story and the Iowa High School Athletic Association and Iowa Girls Union want to promote sportsmanship at all of our athletic contests. Please be respectful of both teams in actions and comments. Please be kind to our guests. If you come to games, please be there to support our team and not running around. Thanks!
STUDENT ACTIVITY PASSES FOR 2014-2015: Student activity passes will be sold for $50 to any student that wishes to purchase one. These passes will gain the student admittance to all home athletic events throughout the school year. When you purchase this you will have to bring in your student ID with the $50 to be punched. You will need to show that to the ticket taker as you enter a game. Student activity passes can be purchased at elementary, middle and high school offices. Students new to the district or who were not here at the time of pictures last year can also purchase this pass, check with the school office on how to purchase your pass.
The first every Story County Crime Stoppers 5k will take place at Ada Hayden heritage park in North Ames on Saturday, October 18. Registration/Packet Pickup is at 8:00 AM and the race begins at 9:00 AM. Age divisions are 10 and under, 11-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+. Registration fee is $10 for kids (17 and under), $20 for adults, $40 for families. Medals will be given to the overall winner and the top finisher in each age division.
Coach Berggren & Coach Morton will be running a NBA (Norsemen Basketball Association) Skills Clinic Mondays and Tuesdays from 6:45pm - 8pm. The Monday clinic will be held at the middle school south gym and the Tuesday clinic will be at the high school north gym. The clinic is for 3rd - 8th grade boys and girls and will focus on ball-handling, shooting, and scrimmaging. The cost for each session is $5. You can go to the following website for more information.
RS Athletic Booster Memberships
The Roland Story Athletic Booster Foundation is accepting Norse, Red, Black, White and Family memberships. Membership forms are available on the High School\Athletic\Booster webpage. The Foundation’s purpose and objectives are: (1) to promote and foster interest in and goodwill toward all athletic programs within the R-S school district, (2) to bring into closer relationship the home, school, and fans who follow athletics, (3) to secure for all athletic programs the highest standards and advantages a program can provide, (4) to assist the athletic programs via work projects, fund raising events and providing volunteers when needed and (5) to stimulate fair play and good sportsmanship by parents, fans, coaches and participants.
Please recycle your old cell phones and used printer cartridges. You can turn these into the office. We have earned $800 so far from the recycling of printer cartridges and old cell phones. Thank you from PTO
**Reminder: Please remember we ask ALL visitors in the building to check into the office and get a visitor badge.
**We also ask that if your child is coming in late or you are picking them up early that they check in or out of the office.
**The north parking lot is for pull through only in the mornings. If you plan to get out of your car, please park in the parking lot.