Elementary School Daily Bulletin
We are in the process of drawing for preschool spots. We are waiting to hear on a final word with the board on how many students we are choosing. For that reason, we will be sending out the letters NEXT TUESDAY, March 11th. Thank you for your patience.
SNOW MAKEUP DAY
Snow makeup day will be Friday, May 23, 2014. Please mark your calendar!
Welcome to Roland-Story Elementary School!
Friday, March 7 Breakfast:Cereal/milk, pbj sandwich, orange slices, juice
Friday, March 14 Breakfast: cereal/milk, granola bar, orange slices, juice
PARENT TEACHER CONFERENCES will take place Tuesday, March 11 and Thursday, March 13.
SPRING BREAK WILL BE MARCH 17 - MARCH 21: NO SCHOOL
Kindergarten Screening will take place Thursday, March 27 and Friday, March 28, 2014. If you have a child that will be 5 on or before September 15, 2014 you and your child will need to attend kindergarten screening. Please call the Roland-Story Elementary office to get your child's name on the list. Please call the elementary school 515-733-4386 to schedule your child for screening. We will also make sure that your child is on the list and verify the information.
PTO Carnival Set for March 28Step right up for a night of fun at the annual Roland-Story PTO Carnival March 28! Proceeds will help support Roland-Story students through PTO-funds granted to teachers for classroom purchases, learning initiatives, and more. The carnival runs from 5:30 – 8 p.m. Look for information on advance tickets to come home with your elementary students and tickets will be available at the door.
The After Prom Committee is taking orders once again for the Bling T-shirts, BondiBands, Team Jackets and Sweatshirts with all proceeds going to After Prom. We will be placing another order. Order due date is April 1st. The link for the order form is www.app.box.com/s/5o557m5rk3xa3g6jtbdq The vintage T's are available in youth and adult sizes while supplies last. The laptop/i-pad skins are no longer available. Order forms can be turned in to the office. To place an order or for any questions contact Laura Stalzer at 515-290-4524
Roland Youth Softball Registration is now open! Forms will be distributed at the elementary or are available online at: www.cityofroland.org or the county league website: www.centraliowarecleague.org. All Roland Story girls in grades 1-6 are invited to participate in the Story County Softball League. Games will be "at home" and "on the road" Monday through Thursday evenings starting in mid-May as we compete against other communities in our area. The end season tournament is scheduled in Nevada the full last week of June which will complete the season. DEADLINE TO REGISTER is MARCH 14, 2014. Forms with payment can be mailed to: Roland City Hall, 202 Ash Street, Roland, IA 50236.
Skills Assessment Night and the RYS Draft will be held Tuesday, March 25, at the Roland Middle School, from 630pm to 830pm. All players intending to participate need to attend so that teams can be picked. Participation in the skills assessment is required. Practices will be determined once coaches have selected teams and coaches will notify each team individually as to when practices will be.
Adults who are interested in coaching in the RYS program MUST fill out a coaching application must be submitted by March 14, and sent to: Roland City Hall, 202 Ash Street, Roland, IA 50236. Applicants will then be reviewed by the RYS Board and then selected. Forms can be found on at www.cityofroland.org.
A question/answer night is scheduled for Wednesday, March 12, at the Roland Legion from 6pm-730pm. Forms can also be dropped off at that time. For questions contact Leslie Johnson firstname.lastname@example.org or Colleen Louw email@example.com
Spring Training 5K for Britson Park & Athletic Complex - Saturday, March 29, 2014, starting at the Roland Story Middle School at 9:00am. Come everyone - runners and walkers, baseball and softball families - to help support getting our new park finished! Pancakes also by the Kiwanis included! Registration forms available at the middle school office or here: http://www.britsonpark.org/5kRun/5K2014SpringRun.pdf
Norsemen Baseball Camp - Registration forms for this years camp are now available by clicking on the link below. Camp is on March 8th and is for all players 1st-7th grade. Contact Chris Hill at the high school with any questions.
Roland Youth Soccer starting April 7-May 12
Please turn in the registration slip below and a $20/child fee to Roland City Hall
Dates to remember:
As the weather turns colder we want to remind all students to wear a warm coat, hat and mittens and boots.
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 still 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 and you are picking them up early that they Check in or out of the office.
**Parents: The North parking lot is for pull through only in the morning.