The Roadrunner Reporter

November, 20 2020

School Hours:

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday - 8:30 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.

Wednesday - 8:30 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.


Principal: Joycilyn Rozelle

Secretary: Chrissy Reitmajer

Rockwell's Mission Statement

The mission of Norman Rockwell Elementary school guarantees each child achieves personal excellence and develops character traits to become responsible citizens by creating a world-class elementary school through diverse and engaging educational experiences provided by a caring team of family, students, staff, and community in a positive and safe environment.

Calender Of Events!

11/23-11/27


No School


11/30

CCRC 3:45-4:30


12/2

STEM Club 8:00


2:15 Dismissal


12/3

PTO Zoom Meeting


12/4

Spirit Day


Citizen of the Month Celebration

11:45-12:55

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Happy Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is a great time to give thanks, and we at Rockwell are so thankful for our wonderful supportive families. This year has had it's challenges and our staff, students, and families are doing a great job swimming through these unknown waters.


I hope all our Rockwell families have a Happy Thanksgiving and stay safe and well over the next week!

The Week of November 23-27

There is no in person learning on November 23rd and 24th.



  • Your child's teacher will be sharing plans with you.
  • There will be NO Zoom lessons on the 23rd or 24th.
  • Teachers will be available by email
  • To contact the office, please email Mrs. Reitmajer at chreitmajer@mpsomaha.org, Mrs. Rozelle at jyrozelle@mpsomaha.org, or Mrs. Dolezal at kldolezal@mpsomaha.org
  • Work is expected to be handed in after break on Monday, November 30th.


Also, there will be no newsletter next week.


How to Report COVID Next Week

As our main office is closed November 23rd-27th, we would like to formalize a process for reporting positive cases/quarantines for you over the break.


If your family needs to report a positive COVID case or a direct exposure next week, please email Ms. Witherspoon at sawitherspoon@mpsomaha.org, she will then reach out to you to confirm that we received your information and guide you on any next steps.


If there is any question on whether or not a student should attend on Monday, November 30th due to quarantine, please keep them home and someone from our school will follow up with you on the 30th.


We have listed some resources for you below.


Douglas County Health Department website: https://www.douglascountyhealth.com/


  • This website can also help guide families on when to quarantine.


MPS COVID website: https://www.mpsomaha.org/covid-19

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iPad Help Website

New information on Millard's Power Up website for parents!

*Troubleshooting apps not installing

*Jamf School Parent - a parent's iPhone or iPad can control your child's school iPad outside of school hours

*So much more!


Parent Support Website and Jamf School Parent Information click here:

https://powerup-elementary.mpsomaha.org/for-parents-students/parent-tech-support

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Week Nov. 30-Dec 4 Team B

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A Virtual Holiday Shop

Check out this year's Holiday Shop online!

All orders will be delivered to the address provided at check out.


Login: holiday

Code: rockwell20


https://neia.schoolholidayshops.com/?fbclid=IwAR0rDDO4Ihe1tV8WNfD0I00iDxoOKyphxFgJcxAAxZGPrRZbJu7Ge5ytklI

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Fundraising Opportunities

Box Tops and TAGG are 2 great ways to support Rockwell. All the money raised goes to fund things like the All School Reward each quarter, Dr Seuss Week, and other activities for Rockwell students.

Box Tops and TAGG are super easy to do! When shopping or visiting your favorite restaurant, pull up the app and scan your receipt. That's it!!


For more information visit:

https://togetheragreatergood.com/

https://www.boxtops4education.com/

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Monthly Menus

Check out whats for breakfast and lunch this month!

Join Our Team!

Looking for meaningful work, flexible hours, and competitive wages and benefits? Our incredible paraprofessionals support Millard students every day. Apply today!

Rockwell's Scholastic Online Book Fair is open until Nov. 15th! Do some early holiday shopping or find some great books for your student to enjoy again and again. Click on the link to visit Rockwell's fair!


https://bookfairs.scholastic.com/bookfairs/cptoolkit/homepage.do?method=homepage&url=normanrockwellelementarysch1