Viking Voice

Redwood Middle School

“Friendship is built on two things. Respect and trust. Both elements have to be there.” ― Stieg Larsson

Saturday, Oct. 20

CLU Night for Volleyball – Redwood serving contest between games 2 & 3 (approx. 7:15pm)

Sunday, Oct. 21

Band Laser Tag Fundraiser

Monday, Oct. 22


Boys Basketball Practice – 3:30 to 5:00 pm (Gym)

6th Gr. Girls Volleyball Game – 7:20 pm (Teen Center)

Tuesday, Oct. 23

Faculty Staff Meeting – 7:45 to 8:45 am

No “A” Period Today


Art Club – 12:55 pm meet at base of 7th Gr. stairs (Rm 15)

Animals R Us Club – 12:55 pm meet at base of 6th Gr. stairs (Rm 30)

Comic Crusaders Club – 12:55 pm meet at base of 6th Gr. stairs (Rm 29)

Cross Country Club – 12:55 pm (Rm 1)

Girls Volleyball Practice – 3:30 to 5:00 pm (Gym)

Wednesday, Oct. 24

Pilates Workout Club 8:15-8:50 a.m. meet under the big tree in front of the school

RED RIBBON LTA – Basketball Shooting Game

E-Sports Club – 12:55 pm meet at base of 7th Gr. stairs (Computer Lab)

LEGO Club - 12:55 pm meet at base of 6th Gr. stairs (Rm 11)

Mini-Society Club – 1:00 pm meet at base of 6th Gr. stairs (Rm 30)

Boys Basketball Practice – 3:30 to 5:00 pm (Gym)

7th Gr. Girls Volleyball Game – 4:00 pm (Teen Center)

8th Gr. Girls Volleyball Game – 4:50 pm (Teen Center)

Thursday, Oct. 25

Christian Club – 12:55 pm meet at base of 7th Gr. stairs (Rm 16)


Intramural Lunchtime Flag Football

Kindness Club – 12:55 pm meet at base of 6th Gr. stairs (Rm 7)

Viking Book Club – 1:00 pm (Rm 32)

Reflections lunchtime Gallery Show – 12:40 to 2:00 pm (Rm 41)

ELD After-School Help – 3:15 to 4:15 pm (Rm 16)

Girls Volleyball Practice – 3:30 to 5:00 pm (Gym)

7th Gr. Boys Basketball Game – 4:00 pm (Teen Center)

8th Gr. Boys Basketball Game – 5:00 pm (Teen Center)

Reflections Gallery & Award Night – 7:00 to 9:00 pm (Cafeteria)

Fall Choir Solo Showcase – 7:00 to 9:00 pm (TOHS PAC)

Friday, Oct. 26

CPT Day –dismissal at 12:30

Spirit Day – Wear any Redwood spirit shirt

Halloween Carnival - 12:30 to 3:30 pm


Monday, Oct. 29

Boys Basketball Practice – 3:30 to 5:00 pm (Gym)

6th Gr. Girls Volleyball Game – 6:30 pm (Teen Center)


Kindness Club announces their first project of the year. They are holding a “Sock-tober” clothing drive from Wednesday October 24th through Friday October 26th. Watch for the bins on campus and support this important effort to help others and spread kindness!

CLU Women’s Vball game & Redwood Serve Contest will be live on October 20th and for our Viking families that cannot attend but want to watch our Viking Vball team play at intermission, they can tune in at

Visit us at the Boys & Girls Club! We have exciting Club Events this month: Friday Fun Days, Annual Gala October 20, Field Trips, and a Halloween Party on October 31st. Pick up your free week passes today. Please feel free to contact us by phone at (805) 371-4045 or visit our website at

ELD Homework Help - If you are an ELD student level 1-5, you can come for free homework help after school on Thursdays from 3:15-4:15 in room 16. In addition you can get lunchtime help from Ms. Claudia on Mondays and Wednesdays in the library. See Ms. Harman in room 16 if you have questions.

The Thousand Oaks Teen Center is proud to partner once again with the NEW and much SCARIER Reign Of Terror for their 19th annual Haunted House at the Janss Marketplace. The Reign Of Terror is 23,000 square feet, and comprised of 105 different rooms. It’s a professional, full strength, not for small children haunted house. The haunt will be open weekends throughout October. Prices can be found online, but go to to get a $2 off coupon, and the full calendar.

Tutoring at the Thousand Oaks Teen Center offers completely free math tutoring for teens in 7th-12th grade. The program runs each Monday and Thursday from 4-5:30pm when school is in session. Multiple tutors assist on a first-come/first-served basis – no registration or appointment required. Get help with ANY level or aspect of math including test prep, homework, and skill enhancement. Call 805-494-5156 for more info.

Second Annual Pumpkin Decorating Contest – Open to grades 6-8 teams or individual. Painting, drawing and gluing only; NO CARVING! Bring your pumpkin to Room 20 between Tuesday 10/23 and Thursday 10/25.

Redwood Newspaper – The Redwood newspaper staff is looking for artistic students. If you enjoy drawing and would like your art to be featured in our Redwood newspaper, please submit your artwork to Mrs. Pantoja in Room 31. Place your work in her box or email it to her at by Friday, October 26th.

Attention 8th Graders – If you would like your baby picture featured in the 2018-19 yearbook, please turn in a copy to a box marked “baby photos” in the office, or email your photo to Mrs. Pantoja at by Friday October 26th. Late submissions will not be accepted.

Thousand Oaks Grant R. Brimhall Library
Halloween Activities - We have a creative maker program called FrankenToys where Teens can create new little monster toys out of discarded or broken toys on Oct 24 & 27. We will be showing Hocus Pocus (Oct 28), Goosebumps (Oct 29) and The Nightmare Before Christmas (Oct 30) as well.
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October 23, 2018 – “A” Period canceled today

October 25, 2018 – Deadline to turn in decorated pumpkins, Room 20

October 26, 2018 – Early dismissal, 12:30 pm; 8th Gr. Baby Photo due TODAY, Halloween Carnival 12:30 – 3:30

School Cents Program – Let’s keep the ShopatOaksMall program going strong! Continue to save all your receipts from the mall this year and register online so we win the $$$$$.

Box Tops – Box Tops can be turned into the office to benefit our special needs classrooms.

Thank you to the Boys and Girls Club for sponsoring our messaging system.
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