Rough Rider Review

"We graduate students who are college and career ready."

October 1st - 15th Newsletter

*** Rider Pride News ***

NEISD October Super Star Student

North East ISD is excited to introduce its first Superintendent “NEISD Super Star of the Month” program. This eight-month program allows every principal to highlight one boy and one girl who are making “super strides” on campus.

Roosevelt Theater Company "Clue" - October 6th

Clue was definitely an amazing production for the books. A huge shout-out to the cast and production team for making the script come to life.

Texas Fashion Week Competition - October 7th

FCCLA students from Mrs. Taylor’s Fashion Design classes participated in the Texas Fashion Week Sustainability Fashion Competition. Students were required to reuse/repurpose items into outfits for the runway. Designs by Ramses, Mia, and Honey were voted into the top 10 and walked the runway.
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*** Roosevelt Family Events ***

GT Parent Awareness Meeting - October 20th

NEISD Gifted & Talented (GT) is hosting a district-wide Parent Awareness Meeting on Thursday, October 20th, at 6:30 PM at NEISD Community Learning Center.

This meeting is open to anyone interested in learning more about GT including K-12 GT services,

referrals and assessment, GT curriculum, and parent resources.

Please reference the flyer for more information.

Reflections 2022 - Deadline October 26th

Did you create a masterpiece for this year's PTSA Reflections? If so, the deadline for entries is Wednesday, October 26th. Please submit all final products to Ms. Hinojosa (AS105) or Ms. Perez (librarian).

Reflections Rules Page

NEISD District Library Advisory Committee - Deadline October 30th

Applications are being accepted for the Roosevelt High School Library Reconsideration Committee. This committee would meet in the event of a book in the school library being formally challenged.

Parents interested in volunteering on the NEISD District Library Advisory Committee may use the same form linked above and check the box at the bottom of the page. Applications for immediate consideration are due to the campus principal by October 30, 2022, but parents may submit applications throughout the year and be added to the applicant pool.

Please contact Lynnette Y. Perez, School Librarian for any questions regarding the committee.

NEISD College and Career Expo - November 16th

NEISD is hosting a day filled with providing knowledge about the wide variety of opportunities in the career and college world. Save the date, and join us on Wednesday, November 16th from 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm.

Please reference the flyer for more information.

*** Roosevelt Athletic News ***

TR Fall Sports Schedule

Let's get ready for NEISD Fall Sports by downloading the Ticket Spicket Application. Ticket sales will only be offered online at the Roosevelt Ticket Spicket Application. This will also include tickets sold at all stadium games.

Team Schedule Links:

Cross Country Schedule

Swim Meet Schedule

Varsity Football Schedule

Varsity Volleyball Schedule

Roosevelt Ticket Spicket App:

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Pink Out Week - September 29th

“Pink Out” isn't just about dressing in pink from head to toe or showing extra spirit on game days. Wearing this color is a way to show your support for breast cancer awareness and the push to find cures for this deadly disease.

National Coaches Day - October 6th

"A coach is someone who tells you what you don't want to hear, who has you see what you don't want to see, so you can be who you have always known you could be." - Tom Landry.

Thank you coaches for the countless hours you dedicate to our student-athletes.

Volleyball Senior Day - October 7th

Congratulations to our senior volleyball players who will be graduating in 2023. We celebrate you and all you've accomplished these past four years.

Patriot Preview - October 10th

Never miss a chance to dance! Our TR spirit teams felt the crowd's energy and put on an amazing showcase.

School Spirit Sign

Let your community know that you have Rough Rider Spirit. Brag about your students' sport, club, or organization with a yard sign.

See the flyer below and contact Data Alliance at if you have any questions.

PTSA Membership

Have you joined the Roosevelt PTSA for the 2022 - 2023 school year? If not, let's become a member today with a quick scan of a QR code. Another way to join is by turning in a registration form in person to the vice principal secretaries. PTSA Membership Form

A one-year membership is only $7 and opens eligible memberships to scholarships. If you have any questions about PTSA contact or on social media at /

NEISD Clothes Closet - October Donations

Roosevelt PTSA needs your help in collecting underwear and gently used jeans for our NEISD community. Students of all ages visit the NEISD Clothes Closet seeking many clothing items. However, the need for underwear and jeans is growing rapidly.

Please drop off any donations of packaged underwear or gently used jeans in the boxes located near the front office or library.

Another option is using the PTA Amazon Wishlist for donations. Simply scan the QR code to the flyer below and select an item to purchase and donate to NEISD Clothes Closet.

*** Building Family Connections ***

Roosevelt Family Specialist

Melissa Mendiola is Roosevelt's Family Specialist. Her email is Ms. Mendiola is available to assist with any needs or issues in a student's home life that can negatively affect a student's ability to excel at school. She is able to provide support and services for all students and their families, creating a true connection between home, school, and community.

Check out the parent workshops that are happening in the Roosevelt Cluster!Click the link to find an event:

Family Engagement Cluster Catalog

National Night Out - October 4th

With over ninety vendors, 78218 is the place to be when it comes to National Night Out. Thank you to all the visitors, performers, and special guests who made the night memorable.

Upcoming Events with Ms. Mendiola

Check out the parent workshops that are happening in the Roosevelt Cluster!Click the link to find an event:

Family Engagement Cluster Catalog

*** Roosevelt Support Services ***

Roosevelt Counseling Department

Meet the Counseling Team and get connected to counseling information and resources by clicking here.

Listed below is a reference contact list for Roosevelt's Counseling Department.

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*** NEISD School Calendar ***

Early Release Date - October 25th

Tuesday, October 25th Early Release is at 2:00 pm.

Future Early Release Tuesdays are November 29th, January 31st, February 28th, March 28th, and April 25th.

*** Rough Rider Academics ***

Skyward Family Access

Grades for the first nine weeks have been posted. (10/12/2022)

Access the NEISD Skyward Family Access Portal here

In order to receive the most up-to-date information including emails and text messages from Roosevelt, please be sure to update your contact information in Skyward.

NEISD 2022 - 2023 Exam Exceptions

The district has updated the Exam Exemption Guidelines for 2022 - 2023 to include absences and tardies.

  • Absences and tardies for last week and this week (8/10/2022- 8/19/2022) will not go towards exemptions.

  • An extenuating absence due to a positive covid test will not count toward exemptions.

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Attendance: Notes for Absences

If your student will be absent, it's important to submit any documentation for absences to TR Attendance Office. The fax number is 210-650-1291. Documentation can also be emailed to the attendance clerk, Ms. Kimberly Hulsey,

Student Code of Conduct & Secondary Student/Parent Handbook 2022-2023

Parents and students can access the Student Code of Conduct and Secondary Student/Parent Handbook for the 2022-2023 school year by clicking here

Please note, Adobe Acrobat Reader is required to open the files, and since the files are extremely large, they may take several minutes to open.

*** NEISD School Nutrition Services ***

Rough Rider Cafe

Each student at Roosevelt High School will receive one free breakfast and one free lunch in the 2022-2023 school year. Any additional breakfasts or lunches will be charged to the student. Students without adequate funds will not be allowed to purchase extra items or meals.

Information about the school cafeteria is available on the NEISD School Nutrition website

Reminder- NO Outside Food Deliveries

Students are not allowed to have food deliveries to Roosevelt campus at any time (from Uber Eats, grub hub, restaurants, etc). Thank you for your understanding.

*** Roosevelt Magnet Program Information ***


Check out some of the latest info from our DATA Magnet program at their website.

You can also see their weekly newsletter by visiting the "Director's Den".


Check out some of the latest info from our ETA Magnet program at their website.

Stay looking fresh in the newest ETA t-shirts! Go online today and see their new merch alert section. All shirts are only $15 and cash payment is available by emailing the contact below.

ETA Online Merch Store:

If you have any questions about products please email ETA alliance at

Theodore Roosevelt High School

Rider Pride IS Alive!

Theodore Roosevelt School Mission Statement: Our mission is to challenge and encourage each student to achieve and demonstrate
academic excellence, technical skills, responsible citizenship, and a healthy lifestyle for success in global society.

Address: 5110 Walzem Road San Antonio TX 78218

Phone: 210-356-2200