Roadrunner Times

September 19, 2019

Mark your Calendar!

September 24 - Targeted Improvement Plan (TIP) Input Meeting - MPR - 4:30-5pm

September 30 - Fall Picture Day

October 2 - Walk/Bike to School Day

October 14-15 - No School - Fall Break; Staff Development

October 28 - No School - Parent Conference Day

October 29 - Family Fall Fest - Trunk or Treat

Please support Foundation for Allen Schools & Rountree - TODAY

TODAY is North Texas Giving Day and our own Foundation For Allen Schools is one of the many nonprofits participating in this powerful day of giving!


Want to help our school get more dollars for our classrooms? Make a donation to the Foundation For Allen Schools at www.NorthTexasGivingDay.org and designate Rountree in the additional information box.


Your donation will be utilized to fund future grants from the Foundation to our teachers. Find out more at www.Allenisd.org or www.AISDfoundation.org or by calling 972-727-0362. Donations of any amount are eligible for BONUS FUNDS and if your employer has a matching donation plan, this should qualify! When we all give together, great things happen for our children!


Give Back Allen! #NTxGivingDay

Last Day of the Book Fair - Help Needed

Rountree Family:


If you have some time to help us close out our Book Fair, please sign up using the link or the form below by circling the times that you can help. Please return the form to Heather, PTA President, via the PTA box in the office.


The link to sign up is:

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090945aaaa2caaf58-fall


Thank you!

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Temporary Free and Reduced Meals Update

Rountree Family:


If your student currently receives temporary free or temporary reduced meals, their status will go to full price on Thursday, September 26, 2019.


You can complete a 2019-20 application for consideration at any time. Applications in English and Spanish can be found here: https://www.allenisd.org/Page/371. An application will need to be completed and approved in order to continue with free or reduced pricing for this school year.


Thank you!

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Rountree T-shirts are on Sale NOW!

Rountree Family,


Rountree t-shirts are available in sizes for the entire family! Please complete the form below and return with payment payable to Rountree PTA by September 30th. Orders take 2-4 weeks to process.


Thank you for all of your support!

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Save the Date - Wednesday, October 2nd

Walk/Bike to School Day is coming on Wednesday, October 2nd! Get your tennis shoes laced up. Get the air in your bike tires ready. Let's get ready to join our Rountree community and walk or bike to school. This will be a fun opportunity for the entire family to see neighbors. It also helps to promote physical activity, safety and promote a clean environment.


All participating students will be eligible for a prize!

Rountree Celebrates Our School Culture

Rountree Family,


re: Home Project


Students will be learning about the customs and traditions of families in different cultures, including their importance and how they are passed down from one generation to the next in the coming months . We are asking that you help your child at home with a family culture poster project. Poster Paper and instruction will be sent home in your child’s backpack. These wonderful posters will be displayed together as a Roadrunner school-wide culture quilt. You may be as creative as you wish, but must fit items on the provided poster paper! We hope that you enjoy working on this project together as a family.


Please return the completed project by Friday, October 11th.

Need or know someone in need of an oil change?

Rountree Family,

If you are in need of an oil change or know someone who might need help getting one for free, please consider this opportunity. Chase Oaks will partner with Christian Brothers in Allen (1713 N Greenville Ave, Allen, TX 75002) for their annual Serve Day on Saturday 12th October. The sign-up link is https://christianbrothersauto.as.me/?calendarID=1511148.

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