Roadrunner Times

May 21, 2021

Mark Your Calendar

May 22 - August 10 - SUMMER

June 1 -27 - School Supply Packs Online Orders

August 11 - First Day of 2021-2022

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2020-2021 - A History Maker!

Rountree Family & our Amazing PTA!


"We" is such a small word, but it holds so much meaning when it comes to this past school year! When we first began the 2020-2021 school year, we knew that we had to dig in together. We knew that we would face change - daily and sometimes hourly. We knew that we would have to learn new processes and learn them quickly. We knew that school and life as we had known it in times past would be different - very different.


However, we locked in early. We decided that we really could do hard things...together. We decided that we would do whatever it would take for your...our kiddos! We decided that we would reach a whole new level of creativity. And guess what?!?


WE DID IT!


Together, we survived what seemed so overwhelming! Those little Rountree Roadrunners are the best! They would not quit! They will probably remember dots, social distancing, foam in-foam out, in-person and at-home learners, "mute yourself," virtual teachers, pre-packaged snacks and so much more for a very long time! Mainly, we will remember that WE DID IT...TOGETHER!


Have an enjoyable and safe summer! We look forward to hearing about the wonderful books that they will read, the amazing places that they will visit and the awesome discoveries that they will make!


Lara Utecht, Principal

Alisa Allen, Assistant Principal

Claudia Harrison, Assistant Principal

Derek Leary, Assistant Principal

School Supply Packs on Sale June 1st - 27th!

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Check out next school year's school supply list!

Check out this year's school supplies in this attachment.

2021-2022 Parent Input Survey - Returning Rountree Families

For families returning to Rountree for the 21-22 school year: Please be on the lookout for a survey/questionnaire that will arrive electronically in your email at the beginning of the school year in August. Please take a moment to complete this survey and submit it online. As partners for your child’s success, we need your valuable input!


Thank you, and have a safe summer!

Girls STEM/STEAM Camp

Please check out this wonderful opportunity for girls who will be in Grades 2-7 in the 2021-2022 school year.


Girls STEM Summer Camp

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It's Time for 2021-2022 Kindergarten Enrollment!


If any siblings are ready for Kindergarten in the Fall, enrollment is open. Please visit allenisd.org/enrollment or contact Teresa Gaona, Rountree PEIMS Specialist, if you have any questions - 972.727.0550.

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Tallenette Jr. Clinic Registration is Open - See Promotional Video

Registration is now open for the Tallenettes Summer Jr Clinic!


If your student is interested in the upcoming Tallenette Jr. Clinic, please check out this promotional video to learn more - https://drive.google.com/file/d/1YNMtAZLP0XThQoVhkhk5QZkZuDA3oH2r/view?usp=sharing.

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NOTICE: Roadwork in the Hillside Neighborhood

Rountree Family,

Weather permitting, the City of Allen is ready to start construction next week, 5/24, to resurface the following streets: Melody Mall, Greeting Gate, Leading Lane, Meadow Mead, Wandering Way and Grassy Glen. A map of where they will be working is included for your reference.

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Looking for Summer Employment - Check out Allen ISD!

AISD Facilities and Maintenance Department needs Temporary Summer Help


· Must be at least 16 years old

· College Students welcome

· Guaranteed 40 hours per week

· Need 12-15 people

o Don’t mind getting dirty

o Have worked with hand tools

o Aren’t afraid of heights

o Will promptly show up at 6:00 am ready to work


https://www.allenisd.org/Page/209

Education through Diversity - Olympic Games

The 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo begin at the end of this month on May 31st. Let’s cheer on some of our Texas athletes (some are locals of North Texas)!

It's Jr. Police Academy Enrollment Time!

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