Rose Review

The Biweekly News of Barbara B. Rose School 3-31-21

Key Dates

March 29th-April 26th - Student Council Pet Supplies Drive

April 2nd - No School, Good Friday

April 6th - 7 pm Board of Education Meeting, 220 Election Voting Day

April 7th - Spring Picture Day

April 9th - 9 am PTO Meeting

Virtual Backpack

Please click HERE to view information in the Virtual Backpack.

Principal's Page

We have had an exciting week welcoming back all of our Rose Stingrays, please click HERE to read more from Mrs. Schumacher.

Student Council Pet Supplies Drive

Rose Student Council Members are organizing a PET SUPPLIES DRIVE for the Second City Canine Rescue in Palatine, Illinois from March 29th to April 26th. Please drop off your new or gently used items in the donation box that is located in the Rose School vestibule (lobby). Thank you for your support.

Supplies Wishlist:
  • Collars (all sizes)
  • Freedom no-pull harnesses (all sizes)
  • Leashes (all sizes)
  • Crates (all sizes)
  • Baby gates
  • Puppy playpens
  • Dog food
  • Chew toys

Spring Picture Day

Rose Parents...We will be having Spring Picture Day on April 7th. This is open to any student regardless of whether or not they had fall pictures taken. We'll also have the auction Character Poster winners' pictures taken on April 7th at 1 pm. Pictures will be in the gym.

Online Prepay ordering information:

Online Order Code: 58452B

Flower Power Spring Fundraiser

Order your summer bulbs, seeds and edibles today!

  • 50% of profit to support Rose. We are raising money to help provide a safe learning environment to support the transition back to full day in-person instruction.
  • Ordering deadline: All Spring website orders due by May 15th.
  • 100% Grow & Replacement Guarantee on all products!

Rose Yard Signs

Attention Fifth Grade Families! Announcing Rose Yard Sign online sale. Open now.

3 designs available to create a fun yard display to celebrate your 5th Grader.

All signs created and shipped directly to you within 3 days of placing your online order.

Click here to place your yard sign order or find the sale at:

Brought to you by the Barbara B. Rose Elementary School PTO

Any questions? Please reach out to Melanie Wokwicz at

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Candidates Forum

Below is a link to the recording of the recent 2021 Candidates Forum. It provides great information about the Candidates who are running for the 4 open seats on the 220 Board. Voting day is April 6th!

Rose PTO Contacts

Newsletter Submissions:

Website Submissions:

Yearbook Photo Submissions: Dan Gonka - Yearbook Coordinator

PTO Webpage: