RES/RMS February & March Newsletter

March is Reading Month

Please join us in celebrating March is Reading Month! Click here to see the calendar. Try and read at least thirty minutes every night at home!

Upcoming Dates

Early Release:

March 17th

RMS 12:50 Dismissal

RES 1:00 Dismissal


No School Spring Break:

March 26- April 5

School Resumes April 6


Additional Dates:

PTO Meeting, March 8th @ 6:00 pm on Zoom

End of third marking period, 3/25

Family Literacy Nights

Valentine's Fun

Mrs. Buckley's Kindergarten class celebrating Valentine's Day together!

PTO Updates

Popcorn Fundraiser


The annual Popcorn Fundraiser runs from Friday, February 26th to Friday March 19th! Once you’re registered, you’ll be able to login and start selling by simply posting a link to your facebook page, logging in from your mobile device to send text messages to family & friends, or you can also send your fundraiser link via email. All orders are shipped directly to the customer! Prizes: Crazy about Prizes the more you sell the more prizes you will receive. Prizes will be sent to the school and distributed to students.


Thank you in advance for all of your continued support and help in making this fundraiser a success. Good luck and have fun selling!


PTO Meetings


PTO has also gone virtual! Join us the second Monday of the month via Zoom to be part of the discussion. We're currently focusing on how to support our students and staff, and would love to hear from you. Check us out on Facebook: RAPS PTO or check the district website for Zoom link/information!

RES Talent Show Information

RES VIRTUAL TALENT SHOW

THURSDAY, MARCH 25th

Form was sent home 2/26/21

to Mrs. Chmielewski chmielewskit@rapsk12.net


RECORDED PERFORMANCES will take place VIA zoom link on the afternoon of Thursday, March 25th.

Friday, March 5th: Forms Due to Mrs. Chmielewski or the office.

Tuesday, March 9th: Audition in front of Mrs Chmielewski in the music room.

Friday, March 19th: Record Performance on the stage during school with Mrs. Chmielewski.

Thursday March 25th: Performance shared with RES classes and families on Zoom link.


AUDITIONS will take place on Tuesday, March 9th. During School. On audition day, your child needs to bring everything needed to perform their act. If you are using youtube music, please email the link in advance of the audition and indicate the starting point. You will be given a specific audition time. Practice before your audition. You need to show Mrs. Chmielewski what you are planning to perform for the school SO PRACTICE A LOT!!!!! Time limit will be 2 minutes or less. The show is open to all students in grades K-3. All song lyrics and content must be APPROPRIATE FOR SCHOOL! Parents, please check song content.


RECORDING will take place on Friday, March 19th on the stage. Mrs. Chmielewski will record your performance just as if you were performing for the entire school. Your performance will be uploaded to Chmielewski’s Youtube page under a PRIVATE SETTING. You won’t be able to locate the performance without the shared link. Singers will be allowed to remove their mask as they will be alone on the stage. If you choose to sing with a friend, you will need to be spaced 12 feet apart. Any shared equipment, microphone will be sanitized in between recordings.


Talent Show Performance Ideas: Think about what you already enjoy doing. Your performance

should be something that you have practiced and feel confident doing in front of others.

*sing *gymnastics *tell jokes *dance

*create a skit *magic tricks *play and instrument