Parent Engagement Newsletter

Rhodes Middle School - Week of October 25 - October 29

This newsletter will be updated weekly for your review.

Este boletín se actualiza una vez por semana.

Ms. Galindo, Librarian

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Ms. Medina, Data Clerk

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Bell Schedule/horario diario

  • Arrival Time: 7:45 a.m.
  • First Bell: 8:15 a.m.
  • Tardy Bell: 8:20 a. m.
  • Advisory Wildcat Time: 8:20-8:35 a.m.
  • Announcements: 8:35-8:40 a.m.
  • 1st Period: 8:40-9:27 a.m.
  • Dismissal end of the day : 3:50 p.m.


  • Hora de llegada: 7:45 a.m.
  • Primera campana: 8:15 a.m.
  • Tardy Bell: 8:20 a.m.
  • Hora del aviso Wildcat: 8:20-8:35 a.m.
  • Anuncios: 8:35-8:40 a.m.
  • 1er Período: 8:40 - 9:27 a.m.
  • Despido fin de la jornada: 3:50 p.m.

Attendance Matters "if your child is not here your child is not learning"

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Attendance Committee Meeting

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Children who read 20 minutes a day are exposed to 1.8 million words in one school year.

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AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM/PROGRAMA DE DESPUES DE CLASES

After-School All-Stars

Greater San Antonio After-School All-Stars

Challenge Registration 2021-2022


Registration for the Extended Day Program

Grades K-8

Limited number of slots available!

Deadline Date to Register: Thursday, September 30, 2021

Registration Packets are located in the front office for pick-up

(Must be returned to the front Office)

Registration fee is based on the number of family members in household and household income.


After-School All-Stars

Greater San Antonio After-School All-Stars

Challenge Registration 2021-2022


Inscripción para el Programa de Día Extendido Grados K-8 ¡Número limitado de ranuras disponibles! Fecha límite para inscribirse: jueves 30 de septiembre de 2021 Los paquetes de registro se encuentran en la oficina principal para su recogida (Debe ser devuelto a la oficina principal) La cuota de inscripción se basa en el número de miembros de la familia en el hogar y los ingresos del hogar.

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Resources for Parents/Recursos para padres

District 5 Neighborhood

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District 5 Helpful Information

Open office Hours are every Monday, I know these just go through end of month, but all through November- Mondays 5 to 7 she will be at our Collins Garden Office 200 N. Park.



Currently our Collins Garden Field Office has a Neighborhood Housing and Services Department representative available Tuesday- Thursday 9a.m. to 12 p.m. If you require assistance filling out and navigating the necessary paperwork to sign up for RENT and UTILITY ASSISTANCE, please call our office at 210-207-0960 or 210-207-0959.



We are also having a Block Party Event on 6 November 11am to 5 pm on Southcross and Quintana (more info to follow).

Adult and Community Education

The Adult and Community Education Department offer a variety of courses to include High School Equivalency, English as a Second Language, U.S. Citizenship, Basic Computer Skills, and more.

Please click the links below for current course offerings:

Free U. S. Citizenship Class

Free Basic Computer Class

Click here for more information.

RECEIVE TEXT MESSAGES/RECIBIR MENSAJES DE TEXTO

If you would like to receive text messages from the school, please text YES to 67587.


Si desea recibir mensajes de texto de la escuela, envíe un mensaje de texto YES al 67587.

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COVID Testing/Pruebas de COVID

We are offering COVID testing for our students and staff members on Tuesdays. Please complete registration on the link below: https://register.communitylabstesting.org/register


This is a non-invasive test that involves the swabbing of the two nostrils by the student.


Parents will receive results via a text message.


Our student athletes must participate in weekly testing.


Parents only have to register ONCE to participate weekly.


If you are looking for a free test location close by, please use COVID-19 Testing & Health Services | Curative to book an appointment at 3518 Fredericksburg Rd (American Legion).


Estamos ofreciendo pruebas de COVID para nuestros estudiantes y miembros del personal los martes. Por favor complete el registro en el siguiente enlace:

https://register.communitylabstesting.org/register


Se trata de una prueba no invasiva que consiste en el hisopado de las dos fosas nasales por parte del alumno.

Los padres recibirán los resultados a través de un mensaje de texto.


Nuestros estudiantes atletas deben participar en pruebas semanales.


Los padres solo tienen que inscribirse UNA VEZ para participar semanalmente.


Si está buscando un lugar de prueba gratuito cerca, para reservar una cita en COVID-19 Testing & Health Services | Curative en 3518 Fredericksburg Rd (American Legion).

COVID Vaccinations/Vacunas de COVID

We have partnered with HEB to provide vaccinations for our students. Please refer to the website H-E-B | COVID-19 vaccine (heb.com) to set up an appointment based on your zip code.



Nos hemos asociado con HEB para proporcionar vacunas a nuestros estudiantes. Por favor refiérase al sitio web H-E-B | COVID-19 vaccine (heb.com para programar una cita basada en su código postal

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Thank you City Year for providing Breakfast for our staff

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LOTC Volunteers @ Good Samaritan Center

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WE APPRECIATE ALL YOU DO!! rhodes middle school parents donate water and snacks for students in Athletics

Rhodes Alumni attend the Bond 2020 Community Meeting @ Lanier High School

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Rhodes Alumni visit Rhodes Middle School Campus

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Community Meeting BOND 2020 School Renovations & Technology hosted @ Lanier Campus

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Junior Achievement Visiting the Campus

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Lanier Construction Science P-Tech Program visited Rhodes Middle.

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#Rhodesfamily

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October Events / Eventos de octubre

Dia de los Muertos Community Celebration

Monday, Nov. 1st, 6pm to Tuesday, Nov. 2nd, 6pm

816 South Colorado Street

San Antonio, TX

Rhodes Students Art work on display

SAISD District Band Auditions

Wednesday, Nov. 10th, 6-8:30pm

2101 Edison Drive

San Antonio, TX

BLUE SANTA

Monday, Nov. 1st, 8am to Friday, Dec. 3rd, 5pm

ON LINE

Sign-up dates will now be November 1st - December 3rd!


Blue Santa

Sign up at a participating police substation. Sign up November 2nd - December 2nd. Applications are accepted Monday -Friday 9:00 am - 1:00 pm. They must present a copy of the CPS or water bill and a copy of each child's birth certificate. Program services children newborn to 12 years old. Go to the website for complete

details https://sapdbluesanta.org/become-a-family-we-serve/

Thanksgiving Holiday Break

Monday, Nov. 22nd, 7:45am to Friday, Nov. 26th, 3:45pm

3000 Tampico Street

San Antonio, TX

End of 2nd Grading Period | End of the 1st Semester

Friday, Dec. 17th, 7:45am-4:45pm

3000 Tampico Street

San Antonio, TX

Holiday - Winter Break

Monday, Dec. 20th, 7:45am to Friday, Dec. 31st, 3:45pm

3000 Tampico Street

San Antonio, TX

Photos of Campus Events throughout the week

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Choir preparing for competition

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Athletic Parent Meeting

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Art Students prepping for District 5 Dia de Los Muertos Community Celebration

Join Us in the celebration and come and support Rhodes Art Students

November 1 & 2 @ 6:00 P.M.

816 South Colorado Street

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Learning Math Measurements while also learning to make tortillas.

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Staff and Administration enjoying a little competition out on the court.

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ladies soccer vs. ywla

Saturday, Oct. 30th, 10am-12pm

3000 Tampico Street

San Antonio, TX

young men's basketball vs. tafolla (zone game)

Thursday, Nov. 4th, 5-7:30pm

3000 Tampico Street

San Antonio, TX

young men's basketball vs. whittier

Thursday, Nov. 11th, 5-5:30pm

3000 Tampico Street

San Antonio, TX

young ladies soccer vs. longfellow

Friday, Nov. 12th, 10pm to Saturday, Nov. 13th, 12pm

3000 Tampico Street

San Antonio, TX

young men's basketball vs. longfellow

Thursday, Nov. 18th, 5-7:30pm

3000 Tampico Street

San Antonio, TX

young men's basketball tournament (7th grade)

Saturday, Nov. 20th, 9am-2pm

325 Pruitt Avenue

San Antonio, TX

young men's basketball vs. king

Thursday, Dec. 2nd, 5-7:30pm

3000 Tampico Street

San Antonio, TX

young men's basketball tournament

Wednesday, Nov. 10th, 5-7pm

TBD

Save the Date

NOVEMBER & December PARENT MEETINGS:


Thursday, 11/4/202110:00-11:00 am Rhodes Middle School Parent Information Session Parent Room Rm 113 Parent Workshop Parent Portal Training, Navigating the SAISD Web page In person


Tuesday, 11/9/2021 9:00-10:00 am Rhodes Middle School Principal Coffee Parent Room Rm 113Parent meeting Principal will provide updates on Campus News In person


Tuesday, 11/9/20212:00-3:00 pm Rhodes Middle School Family Power Hour Crockett ESF Family Power Hour Knowledge is Power In person


Wednesday, 12/3/2021 9:00-10:00 am Rhodes Middle School Parent Advisory Board Meeting Rhodes Parent Room Parent Advisory Board Updates, Concerns, Challenges, Suggestions In person


Tuesday, 12/7/2021 9:00-10:00 am Rhodes Middle School Principal Coffee Parent Room Rm 113Parent meeting Principal will provide updates on Campus News .In person


Tuesday12/14/2021 5:30-7:00 pm Rhodes Middle School Academic Night Rhodes Cafeteria Academic Night Science (PENDING)In person



Thursday 12/16/2021 2:45-3:50 pm Rhodes Middle School Raising Healthy Eaters Parent Room Rm 113Parent Meeting /Workshop Raising healthy eaters, healthy choices, nutrition tips, food groups and demonstration In person

Just a few items used in the drawings for parent meetings (Must be present to win)

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