Rough Rider Review

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October 15th - 31st

Rider Pride News

PTSA Greenback Night - September 20th

Cheers to new family connections! PTSA Green Back event had Rough Rider families meeting and greeting our magnificent teachers.

Environmental Systems Garden Tour - September 21

Do you need some encourage-mint? TR Environmental Science students branched out some gardening tips with NISD John Jay Mustangs. I’m so glad we “pricked” each other.

AVID Cluster Night - September 26

Roosevelt high school held its very first cluster night for AVID students. The objective of the gathering is to influence our middle school and high school AVID students to continue the AVID journey. The night showcased AVID tables created by the seniors with interactive games to play. The AVID Site Team also partnered with Ed White and Krueger to have their own game table.

JROTC Cadet Leadership Ceremony - September 27

At the first Battalion-level formation, 25 cadets were honored for participating in the 2022 NEISD JROTC Cadet Leadership Challenge over the summer. Their hard work is what carries this Battalion forward.

Band Fall Marching Festival - September 27

Hats off to the Mighty TR Band! Thank you for representing Roosevelt HS in great fashion and for all you do to support our athletic programs throughout the year!
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Roosevelt Family Events

National Night Out - October 4th "Save the Date"

Get ready for a night of flashlights and laughs, as we start the 2022 Roosevelt Cluster National Night Out. This annual free community event brings together thousands of residents to enjoy free food, music, activities, games, performances, and exhibitors.

Community members from the North East San Antonio community are invited to gather and meet their neighbors, local non-profits, and community agencies to get to know each other and take a stand against crime and drugs.

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TR Theatre Company "Clue" - October 6th , 7th, and 8th

“The Roosevelt Theatre Company presents the classic murder mystery, CLUE. Performances are on October 6 & 7 at 7 pm and October 8 at 2 and 7 pm in the TR auditorium.

Tickets are available via QR code on the poster or by visiting Tickets are also available before each performance at the box office. Staff receives 1 comp ticket with District ID, and additional tickets will be charged at the Student and Adult rate.

Please email Mr. Jackson at if you have questions.

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Senior Night - October 13

Today high school, tomorrow the universe! Roosevelt will be hosting Senior Night on October 13th from 6 - 7 PM to discuss college options. We will have a round table of vendors who can discuss scholarships and FAFSA information. It's going to be a great night to gather college readiness information.

For senior information, join the Google Classroom / Class code is uyumjeq

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Roosevelt Athletic News

TR Fall Sports Schedule

Let's get ready for NEISD Fall Sports by downloading the Ticket Spicket Application. Ticket sales will only be offered online at the Roosevelt Ticket Spicket Application. This will also include tickets sold at all stadium games.

Roosevelt Ticket Spicket App:

Team Schedule Links

Varsity Football Schedule

Varsity Volleyball Schedule

Varsity Tennis Schedule

Cross Country Schedule

Pep Rally

Hold up wait a minute, let me put some spirit in it! Come join the spirit teams, band, and other clubs in sending off our football players in high spirits. Meet the squad in the gym at 8:15 AM every Friday. Pep Rally entry is located at the bus circle.

Varsity Football Cluster Night - September 16

We spotted eagles, falcons, and Royal Ridge Patriots in our football stands! Thank you to all the cluster littles who came to cheer on our Rough Rider Football team.

Volleyball Cluster Practice - September 17

Bump, bump, bump it up, bump that RIDER spirit up! It was a great Saturday when the eagles and falcons practice with the Rough Rider Volleyball team!

School Spirit Sign

Let your community know that you have Rough Rider Spirit. Brag about your students' sport, club, or organization with a yard sign.

See the flyer below and contact Data Alliance at if you have any questions.

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PTSA Membership

Have you joined the Roosevelt PTSA for the 2022 - 2023 school year? If not, let's become a member today with a quick scan of a QR code. Another way to join is by turning in a registration form in person to the vice principal secretaries. PTSA Membership Form

A one-year membership is only $7 and opens eligible memberships to scholarships. If you have any questions about PTSA contact or on social media at /

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Golden Apple Award

Roosevelt faculty and staff have received the Golden Apple Award with 100% PTSA membership! Our campus supports the PTSA mission to empower families and communities to advocate for all children.

NEISD Clothes Closet - October Donations

Roosevelt PTSA needs your help in collecting underwear and gently used jeans for our NEISD community. Students of all ages visit the NEISD Clothes Closet seeking many clothing items. However, the need for underwear and jeans is growing rapidly.

Please drop off any donations of packaged underwear or gently used jeans in the boxes located near the front office or library.

Another option is using the PTA Amazon Wishlist for donations. Simply scan the QR code to the flyer below and select an item to purchase and donate to NEISD Clothes Closet.

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Reflections 2022 - Deadline October 26th

Calling all students who want to show their voice. PTSA is accepting entries in various contents to show their creative side in Reflections 2022-2023! Please reference the entry letter below or contact PTSA for further details.

Please Note: All Reflection entries are due on October 26th to Ms. Hinojosa or Ms. Perez

Reflections Letter

Reflections Rules Page

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NEISD School Calendar

Student and Staff Holiday - October 10th

All NEISD campuses will be closed to staff and students on Monday, October 10th.

Early Release Date - October 25th

Tuesday, October 25th Early Release is at 2:00 pm.

Future Early Release Tuesdays are November 29th, January 31st, February 28th, March 28th, and April 25th.

Roosevelt Support Services

Roosevelt Counseling Department

Meet the Counseling Team and get connected to counseling information and resources by clicking here.

Listed below is a reference contact list for Roosevelt's Counseling Department.
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NEISD District Library Advisory Committee

Applications are being accepted for the Roosevelt High School Library Reconsideration Committee. This committee would meet in the event of a book in the school library being formally challenged.

Parents interested in volunteering on the NEISD District Library Advisory Committee may use the same form linked above and check the box at the bottom of the page. Applications for immediate consideration are due to the campus principal by October 30, 2022, but parents may submit applications throughout the year and be added to the applicant pool.

Please contact Lynnette Y. Perez, School Librarian for any questions regarding the committee.

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Building Family Connections

Roosevelt Family Specialist

Melissa Mendiola is Roosevelt's Family Specialist. Her email is Ms. Mendiola is available to assist with any needs or issues in a student's home life that can negatively affect a student's ability to excel at school. She is able to provide support and services for all students and their families, creating a true connection between home, school, and community. The family specialist's role is to bridge the gap of communication between parents, the school, and the community and provide resources to families who are experiencing barriers and guide all parents to fulfill their role as the child’s first teacher.

Texas State and UTSA Campus - September Tours

Building a positive connection between families and education is key to student success. We would like to say, "thank you" to all the families who scheduled a day off to tour two college campuses in September.

On Saturday, September 23rd Roosevelt families took a tour of Texas State University. It was a joy to explore the campus and gather bobcat information.

Then on Saturday, September 24th Roosevelt families met again, to attend the UTSA Parent Summit. Parents listened to a variety of speakers who informed the crowd about college opportunities.

NEISD School Nutrition Services

Rough Rider Cafe

Each student at Roosevelt High School will receive one free breakfast and one free lunch in the 2022-2023 school year. Any additional breakfasts or lunches will be charged to the student. Students without adequate funds will not be allowed to purchase extra items or meals.

Information about the school cafeteria is available on the NEISD School Nutrition website

Reminder- NO Outside Food Deliveries

Students are not allowed to have food deliveries to Roosevelt campus at any time (from Uber Eats, grub hub, restaurants, etc). Thank you for your understanding.

Rough Rider Academics

NEISD 2022 - 2023 Exam Exceptions

The district has updated the Exam Exemption Guidelines for 2022 - 2023 to include absences and tardies.

  • Absences and tardies for last week and this week (8/10/2022- 8/19/2022) will not go towards exemptions.

  • An extenuating absence due to a positive covid test will not count toward exemptions.

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Attendance: Notes for Absences

If your student will be absent, it's important to submit any documentation for absences to TR Attendance Office. The fax number is 210-650-1291. Documentation can also be emailed to the attendance clerk, Ms. Kimberly Hulsey,

Skyward Family Access

In order to receive the most up-to-date information including emails and text messages from Roosevelt, please be sure to update your contact information in Skyward.

Access the NEISD Skyward Family Access Portal here

Student Code of Conduct & Secondary Student/Parent Handbook 2022-2023

Parents and students can access the Student Code of Conduct and Secondary Student/Parent Handbook for the 2022-2023 school year by clicking here

Please note, Adobe Acrobat Reader is required to open the files, and since the files are extremely large, they may take several minutes to open.

Roosevelt Magnet Program Information


Check out some of the latest info from our DATA Magnet program at their website.

You can also see their weekly newsletter by visiting the "Director's Den".


Check out some of the latest info from our ETA Magnet program at their website.

ETA Spirit Shirt Sale

Stay looking fresh in the newest ETA t-shirts! Go online today and see their new merch alert section. All shirts are only $15 and cash payment is available by emailing the contact below.

ETA Online Merch Store:

If you have any questions about products please email ETA alliance at

Theodore Roosevelt High School

Rider Pride IS Alive!

Theodore Roosevelt School Mission Statement: Our mission is to challenge and encourage each student to achieve and demonstrate
academic excellence, technical skills, responsible citizenship, and a healthy lifestyle for success in global society.

Address: 5110 Walzem Road San Antonio TX 78218

Phone: 210-356-2200