Rolling Hills Elementary
Weekly Newsletter - 4/22/19
Hello RHE families,
Today was an exciting day! It was a beach spirit day, and the students participated in a school wide bingo event. Hopefully, you will hear all about it. All of the money that was used for the game will be donated to the Bucks County Homeless Education Initiative. Thank you for your generosity and continued support!
Please see below. There is a lot of new information and events taking place when we return from Spring Break.
PSSA – Testing begins on Tuesday. The teachers and students have worked hard the entire year. It’s all about being positive which could help in making a difference for our students! Please see below for a document with some parent tips to help your child during the testing period.
- ELA – April 23rd, 24th, 25th
- Math – April 29th and 30th
- Science – May 2nd and 3rd (Fourth Grade Only)
Yearbook Sales - Today (Friday April 12th) is the final day! The price for the yearbook is $25. Orders can be placed through the school store. Please see below for ordering information.
I hope that your family has a safe and enjoyable Spring Break!
Here’s what’s in store at RHE next week…
Spring Break – Monday 4/15 - Friday 4/19– No School
Return from Spring Break
Chess Club – 8:00 – RHE Library
PSSA ELA Testing – 9:30-11:00
Running Club – 3:45-4:30
PSSA ELA Testing – 9:30-11:00
PSSA ELA Testing – 9:30-11:00
Walk for Babies - Assembly/Walk - 2:30
Second Grade Field Trip
Roadrunner Raffle Winners
Field Day Shirts
Field Day Shirts are currently on sale through Friday April 26th. In order to deliver all shirts on time, orders can not be accepted past the 26th, so please order early!
Shirts are $5 each and can be purchased through the school store here. Your student has received their assigned team color from their teacher but they can also be found within the school store.
Field day is Friday May 17th and shirts will be delivered earlier that week.
Dairy Queen Family Night Fundraiser
RHE Home and School will be hosting a DQ fundraiser on Tuesday, April 30th, from 5-9 PM at Richboro DQ. 15% of your entire purchase will benefit the RHE Home and School Association. Enjoy a night off from cooking and support a great organization! Please see flyer for details.
March for Babies 2019 - Rolling Hills Elementary School Mini-Walk
Our annual Rolling Hills March of Dimes / March for Babies School Walk will take place on Thursday, April 25th. Please make sure your child is wearing sneakers on that day. To show support, your child may also choose to wear a purple, pink or blue t-shirt. Please consider donating to March of Dimes using an envelope or baggie with your child’s name on it. Cash, coins and checks made payable to March of Dimes are greatly appreciated.
You can also donate online or learn more about this fundraiser by visiting our team page: www.marchforbabies.org/team/RollingHills Please email Mrs. Aubel at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions regarding this fundraiser. Thank you for your support!
Teacher and Staff Appreciation
This year the Staff Appreciation Committee has a lot of fun things planned to show our Rolling Hills teachers and staff members how much we appreciate all they do for our children year round! This year's theme is centered around children's books. If you are able to contribute one or more items that we will use for various gifts and surprises throughout the week, it would be greatly appreciated. No time to shop? Monetary donations that can be put towards specific items would really help out! Please use this link to sign up: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70A094AA5AD2CA20-teacher4
RHE Author Visit - Leslie Connor
On Tuesday, May 7, 2018, Leslie Connor, will be presenting to 4-6 grade students. Please see the flyer below for more information.
RHE Trenton Thunder Family Night
Enjoy a night of baseball at the Trenton Thunder game. Our Rockin Roadrunners will be signing Take Me Out to the Ball Game. All guests including singers must purchase a ticket.
Please email Tyanne Burandt at email@example.com with your child's name and teacher if you would like to be in the drawing for throwing the first pitch.
Kindergarten and First Grade Registration
Administrative Regulation 126.1 states “All new registrants will be guaranteed a space in their home school if they have completed the registration process for the next school year by June 1st.” Please click HERE for information regarding Kindergarten and First Grade Registration.
Champions Kindergarten Enrichment Registration
The Champions Kindergarten Enrichment Enrollment has opened for the 2019-2020 school year, and parents can read more information about the program at the link below. As of now, there are still openings. If you know someone that would be interested, please pass this along! Enrollment is also open for the 2019-2020 Champions Before and After-school program.
RHHSA Call for Nominations
It is hard to believe that there are only a few months of school left. The year has truly flown by. Three of our current RHE Home and School board members are reaching the end of their two year term. In addition to these 3 open positions we have also added an additional board position (VP Communications) to help more evenly distribute the responsibilities of the board.
This announcement serves as the official call for nominations for the following positions:
Vice President Communications-1 Year term (2019-2020) initially to align with next years election.
Treasurer-2 Year Term (2019-2021)
Secretary-2 Year Term (2019-2021)
Fundraising-2 Year Term (2019-2021)
We would love to see some new faces on our board as we know there are many who have time and talents that would serve our RHE community well.
Please see the attached brochure for more detailed information and directions on how to nominate yourself or someone else.
Nominations will be accepted through April 30th and new Board Members will be voted on at our May 7th meeting.
May 21st Calendar Revision
Council Rock District Art Show, May 30th-June 1st
CR North Earth Day Celebration
CR North’s National Honor's Society is sponsoring an Earth Day Celebration in the Library at Council Rock North. We will celebrate with activities on Monday, April 22 from 6:30 to 7:30. Students from K thru 3rd are welcome. The activities will be led by our STEM Honors Research students as well as other Honor Society members.
RHHSA By-Law Changes
The Rolling Hills Home and School Association board has recently made a few updates to our existing By-Laws. These By-Laws have not been updated for several years and were in need of a few minor changes to be better aligned with changes in technology, board positions, etc. This announcement will serve as the required 30 day written notice of the proposed amendments. Please see the attached PDF to review the amended By-Laws and submit any questions or concerns to the RHHSA board. These changes will be voted on by all members present at our May 7th Home and School meeting. Thank you!
There is still time to order a yearbook!
2018 CRSD Summer Academic and STEM Academy
The Council Rock School District will be holding summer school, offering a variety of academic programs for students entering grades K-8. Programs run between July 1st and July 25th. Please use the link for registration paperwork and a clear description of all program offerings and dates. If you have any questions, please contact Mr. Robert Francis, Director of Summer Programs ( firstname.lastname@example.org ).
Rolling Hills is on Twitter. Be sure to follow us to receive Tweets from our teachers!
Fundraising - Amazon Smile
Amazon Smile:AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way to support your children and Rolling Hills Elementary every time you shop,at no cost to you. When you choose Rolling Hills Home and School Association on your AmazonSmile account, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to our school! Find more information about AmazonSmile here.
Get Started here today… Click here! https://smile.amazon.com/ch/23-2422438
RHHSA Year Long Fundraisers
Box Tops are just one of 3 year long fundraisers that benefit RHHSA. Please see the link below to learn more about the "BIG 3" - Box Tops, A+ School Rewards, and Amazon Smile. These are easy ways to help our school earn money!
Click on the following link to access the monthly menu online: http://crsd.nutrislice.com/.
When sending money in for lunch, please be sure the money is in a sealed envelope with the student name and teacher.
April 30th (Tuesday): RHE DQ Fundraiser. 5-9pm Richboro DQ
May 6th-10th: Teacher Appreciation Week
May 7th (Tuesday): Final Home and School Meeting-Elections
May 17th (Friday): Field Day
May 31st (Friday): Ladies Night Out-AR Workshop comes to RHE
June 1st (Saturday): Trenton Thunder 7PM
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