Ray Marsh Newsletter

Jan. 22nd

Upcoming Events at RM

Jan. 22

  • NW Area Strings Festival at SMNW 7:00p


Jan. 23

  • International Club 3:10-4:00p
  • NW Area Band Festival at SMNW 7:00p


Jan. 25

  • 3rd Grade Science Enrichment
  • Lego Club 3:15-4:45p
  • Dodgeball Tournament at Trailridge MS


Jan. 28-KS Kindness Week Begins

  • Chess Club 3:15


Jan. 29

  • Chat n' Chew for 5th grade


Jan. 30

  • PTA Skate Party

3rd Grade Parent Volunteers Needed for Science Enrichment

PTA sponsored Science Enrichment will be coming to 3rd grade Friday January 25. We are in need of 18 MVP trained adults to help bring a Magnet Experience to the kids! Please arrive at 1:20 to meet in the cafeteria for 15-20 minutes of instuctional time. Then set up for kids to arrive at 2:00, for a 30 minute session.


Sign Up Here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/8050548afa623a46-3rdgrade

Kindess Week-5 Gallon Bucket Collection

Ray Marsh has partnered with many elementary schools across SMSD, as well as KC Heroes and Uplift KC, in an effort to help provide "Handibags for the Homeless". Our goal is to obtain as many 5 gallon buckets with lids that we can find (Home Depot or similar)! We will begin collecting the buckets as soon as tomorrow and continue through Jan. 31st.


The evening of the 31st, a group of students and families will gather at the CAA to assemble the kits from 3:45-5:00. If you're interested in volunteering for this project, please contact Mr. Weishaar at kaseyweishaar@smsd.org


Kits will include:


1 - 5 Gallon Bucket with Lid

1 - Bath Towel

1 - Blanket

1 - 24 Count of Individual Wet Wipes

1 - Individual Pack of Kleenex

1 - Hair Brush or Comb

1 - Pair of Socks

2 - Deodorant Sticks

1 - Small Bottles Hand Sanitizer

1 - Small Bottle of Shampoo

1 - Small Bottle of Hand Lotion

1 - Tube of Toothpaste

1 - Toothbrush

1 - Stick of Lip Balm

1 - Bar of Soap

1 - 6 Count Pack of Hand Warmers

1 - Deck of Playing Cards

Box Tops Needed-February

Hello everyone! We need box tops! To help in our collection efforts we are offering, with the help of Mr. Weishaar, an EXTRA 15 MINUTES OF RECESS (!!) to the class bringing in the most Box Tops during the month of FEBRUARY! So check all your products, clip those box tops, and bring them in! Box Tops brought in starting February 1st through February 28th count. Thank you for all your efforts and may the best class win!

Girls On The Run

GIRLS on the RUN

Attention Parents of 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade girls! Ray Marsh’s Girls on the Run spring season begins soon! Online registration opens at 8 a.m. on Saturday, February 9 at www.gotrkc.org. Our season begins the week of February 25 and concludes on May 10. Look for more information in the coming weeks!!

Save the Date-All School Dance

Friday, Feb. 22nd from 7-9p

More information to come.