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November 7, 2019

Mark your Calendar!

November 11 - Veterans Day Assembly

November 12 - Picture Make-up Day

November 22 - Early Release for Students & Staff

November 25-29 - Thanksgiving Break

December 9-12 - Penguin Patch

December 20 - Early Release for Students & Staff

December 22 - January 3 - Winter Break

Veterans Day Assembly - Monday, November 11th

Rountree Family,

Our assembly will be held on Monday, November 11th, at 8am. Students are asked to wear red, white and/or blue. All Veterans and guests are asked to check in through the front office with a government issued ID, starting at 7:20am.

All Scouts, Empowered Leaders and PRIDE Council participants are asked to be in their designated spots by 7:30am. 6th grade Choir participants are asked to arrive at the time and location provided by Mr. Dawson.

Thank you in advance for your patience as we get everyone checked in.

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Calling All Future Girl Scouts

The Girl Scouts of North Texas will be hosting an information/interest meeting TONIGHT at the Allen Public Library (300 N. Allen Dr.) from 7-8pm.

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Life can get a bit hectic

Rountree Family,

If you could use a little extra support during this holiday season, please don't hesitate to reach out. We may have access to resources for your family. Please feel free to reach out to Mrs. Bentley, Rountree Care Coordinator, at 972.908.8145 or

We are family!

Texas Roadhouse Fans – We are “ROLL”ing out A Holiday Fundraiser

We are excited to announce our first ever Rountree Fundraiser with Texas Roadhouse! We will be selling the famous (and delicious) Bread and Honey Cinnamon Butter, and gift cards to Texas Roadhouse in denominations of $10, $25, and $30 dollars … just in time for the holidays!

Your student will be bringing home their own sales packet, complete with an order form, sale details, and sales instructions. We also have an exciting array of incentives to offer our students. A list of these incentives is also going home with your students!

Important dates to remember:

  • Thursday, Nov. 14: Fundraising begins
  • Tuesday, Dec. 3: Fundraiser order forms and money due to teachers
  • Friday, Dec. 13: Bread and Gift Card pick up at Rountree Cafeteria from 3:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Payment options for all orders is by cash, check, or online payment! Please note: online payments must be made by parents of our students (who have access to School Pay). See below for the online payment link which will be active beginning Thursday, Nov. 14. The link will close Tues., Dec. 3rd at 7:30 a.m.

School Pay Link for Rountree Texas Roadhouse Fundraiser

In the interest of safety for our students, please limit sales to family, friends, and anyone you know who would be interested in supporting our fundraiser. No door-to-door sales, please!

Thank you in advance for supporting us as we work to support you and your students!

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Looking for Holiday Gifts - Take a look at Toys 4 Tots

ACO will serve as the registration and distribution for Toys For Tots to children ages 4-16 who attend school in ALLEN ISD ONLY. Students must be enrolled in an Allen ISD school. For information on receiving toys in other areas, please visit

The deadline to register to receive toys is: Friday, 11/22/19.
**Distribution date is Wednesday, 12/18/19, at First United Methodist Church - 601 S. Greenville Ave., Allen, TX 75002**
(In order to pick up, please provide photo ID of the person completing the application.)

Your pick-up time will be designated by the first initial of your LAST NAME as follows:

A-C 9:00AM

D-F 10:00AM

G-K 11:00AM

L-O 12:00PM

P-S 2:00PM

T-Z 3:00PM

Make Preparation for Early Release Dates

Fall Early Release Dates - Friday, November 22nd & Friday, December 20th:

  • ONLY the PM/afternoon sections of Pre-K and ECSE will attend class as regularly scheduled from 7:35-10:35 a.m. The AM/morning sections will NOT attend on these 2 days.

  • Kinder-6th Grade will be dismissed at 12 noon.

Allen ISD Rudolph Run

The Rudolph Run will be held on Saturday, December 7th – City of Allen 5K and Fun Run! Register now – online or with the flyer that was sent home. Money and forms are due to Coach Flemmer or Coach Allen by November 1st.