ROE News

Week of January 28

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School Board Appreciation Month

January is School Board Recognition Month and Red Oak ISD is joining other districts across the state to thank these community volunteers for their commitment and contributions to our public schools. We have included a video below to share more information about the role of the School Board. Red Oak Elementary wants to specifically thank John Hawkins for his commitment to the students, staff and parents of Red Oak ISD. While we thank all of our board members for their service, we will be honoring John Hawkins this year for his service on the school board since 2004.

World's Finest Chocolate PTA Fundraiser

PTA's World's Finest Chocolate Fundraiser will kick off on January 28th. Students will bring home permission slips to sell chocolate. PTA does so much for our student's and staff. This fundraiser will be used towards our Spring Field Trips. We are so thankful to have amazing parent support for our students and staff. Thank you!

Did you know..

At Red Oak Elementary we have a lot of amazing things happening. We want to take some time this semester to share some pieces that we are proud of each and every day.


  • ROE has a Virtues in Progress (VIP) Leadership group that meets on Wednesday mornings. The VIP group leads in spreading positivity and promoting kindness.
  • Our ROE PTA provides support for field trips and volunteers at Book Fairs and around our campus throughout the year. The PTA is run by parent volunteers and they are eager to add to their numbers. It's never too late to join.
  • Attendance matters! We need every student here every day.

School Communication Plan

We just want to remind you if there is a possibility of bad weather that could result in the delay of the start of school or closing school, we will use the following forms of communication to notify you no later than 6:00 am:

  • Text messages and automated phone calls

  • ROISD App notification

  • Parent and staff emails

  • Facebook and Twitter

  • District and campus websites

  • Local media (please note that we cannot guarantee the accuracy of all media postings, so refer to www.redoakisd.org)

Therefore, there is no need to call your child’s campus to see if we are having school. If you do not receive any notification, we will be having school and starting at the regularly scheduled time. For this reason, it is important to make sure that your school has the most up-to-date and accurate contact information.


Upcoming Dates

January 28 - PTA Fundraiser Kick Off - World's Finest Chocolate

February 5 - 100th Day of School / 4th grade Writing Benchmark

February 12 - 3rd-5th Math Benchmark

February 13 - Colors for Caring / 3rd-5th Reading Benchmark

February 14 - 5th grade Science Benchmark / Valentine card exchange at 2:15

February 15 - No School for students/ Professional development Day for staff

February 18 - No School

February 22 - End of 4th Six Weeks

March 1 - Read Across America / Dr. Seuss Day

March 4 - Open House

Attendance

  • Please remember school hours are 7:40-3:10.
  • Students are considered late to school after 7:45 (via school clocks).
  • The building opens on the driveway at 6:55 am The front office opens at 7:15.
  • Breakfast ends at 7:40. Students wanting breakfast need to arrive by 7:30.
  • Students who leave before dismissal time at 3:10 are considered early sign-outs.
  • To qualify for district level perfect attendance awards (Count Me In) at the end of the school year, students must be in attendance all day every day (no late to school/tardies or early sign-outs).

Lunch Visitors

If you come to visit for lunch, we ask that you please eat lunch with your child at one of the side tables or benches. Lunch visitors must be listed in Skyward. Please don’t invite other students to join your family while you eat. Thank you for your cooperation!

Lost and Found

Please have your children check the lost and found by the recess doors if they are missing any hoodies or coats.

Dreambox

Dreambox is a great application for students to practice math skills. This app can be reached on our website under the student digital subscriptions.

https://www.redoakisd.org/site/Default.aspx?PageID=2084


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