Crusader Nation Weekly

Your source for all things Reuther Middle School

Important Dates

8/23 - Make-Up Registration - All 6th,7th and 8th graders who have not registered

(8:00 AM - 11:00 AM)

*Please enter the building through the main entrance and go to the office

**Please make sure your Emergency Card is updated through ParentVUE

***Yearbook and ID pictures will be taken after school starts


8/23 - Bus information available in ParentVUE/StudentVUE


8/23 - Football Practice Begins (See the Reuther Athletic Updates below)


8/30 - 1st Day of School - **HALF DAY** (7:25 AM - 10:40 AM)


8/31 - 1st Full Day of School and Fall Sports Begin


9/2 - Rochester High School Falcon Frenzy (Event begins at 4:30 PM, game at 7:00 PM)

Come join us at Rochester High School for the RHS football home opener vs. Stoney Creek!

Family activities, food trucks, music, and Friday Night Lights! Mrs. Darga and Mr. Lindstrom are getting ready to get in the dunk tank!


9/3 - No School - Labor Day Recess


9/6 - No School Labor Day Recess


9/14 - Middle-school and high-school curriculum night, held virtually.

Details to follow. (Middle-school curriculum night previously scheduled for Sept. 15.)

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6th Grade Kick-Off

Thank you to all of our mentors and staff who helped with our 6th Grade Kick-Off. We hope our students feel welcomed to the school and have an understanding of our Reuther traditions. RMS can't wait to see our Class of 2028 on campus again on the first day of school!!

Crusader Athletics

Click below for all things Crusader Athletics! You will find schedules, tryout dates, physical information, pay-to-play information, coaching contacts, and much more! As a reminder, all athletes MUST have a physical turned in to tryout and participate.


8/23- Football practice begins from 4:00-6:00 PM

8/31 - Girls Basketball 4:00-7:00 PM (Main Gym)

8/31 - Sideline Cheer 5:30-8:00 PM (Cafeteria)

CLICK HERE FOR REUTHER ATHLETIC UPDATES

You can find all of the Crusader athletic schedules, dates, pay-to-play, and physical information here.

Rochester Community Schools (RCS), is committed to ensuring the health and safety of all students! Updated Medical Action Plans (MAPs), are required at the start of every school year and expire on the last day of instruction.


If your student requires a Medical Action Plan for the 2021-22 school year, you can find the forms on the Rochester Community Schools web site under Families/Community; Health & Wellness, or follow the link below.

https://www.rochester.k12.mi.us/header-utility/familiescommunity/health-wellness


A MAP must accompany any medication. All medication must be in the original container or pharmacy prescription bottle labeled with the student's name, medication name, dosage and frequency to dispense instructions. NO EXPIRED MEDICATION will be administered.

For the 2021-22 school year, we can no longer accept over the counter medication without a doctor’s signature on the School Medication Form.

How to Open Your Locker

RCS Chromebook Reminder from the District

Beginning this year, all students are required to have an RCS-issued device, as part of our 1:1 initiative. This includes all students in transitional kindergarten through grade 12, including the RCS Virtual Campus, Adult Transition Program and Services, and early childhood special education.


Although we began rolling out the 1:1 initiative last year, 2021-22 will be our first full school year to begin with a device for each student in the district. This strategic investment provides consistent technology across the district, equitable access, coherence for teaching and learning, efficiencies in technology support, at-home online resources, compliance with state-mandated testing, and the ability to load and support software. Standard classroom devices reduce variance and allow educators to focus on instruction, rather than technical troubleshooting in the classroom. Students may use any device they choose outside the classroom.


If you already have an RCS device assigned to you, please be sure to turn it on prior to the start of school to allow system updates to process, and be prepared to bring your device to school each day. More information will be shared from your school administrators and teachers in the coming weeks.


If you are new to RCS, or did not receive a district-issued device already, please watch for upcoming opportunities to make an appointment for your device pick-up. Accommodations will be made as needed until all students are equipped with a Chromebook.

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Student Drop Off Map

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Click to Register for the Hometown Hustle

All proceeds will be donated to the district's Social-Emotional Wellness initiatives. Together, we can help expand resources to care for all RCS students academically, socially, and emotionally!!

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We love our counselors Mrs. Prashar and Mrs. Suhajda! They have been in and working hard to get everyone a schedule and are excited for a new school year. Please click below to check out our Reuther Middle School Counseling Website. If you have schedule questions or concerns, please contact your corresponding counselor.
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  • The Parent Advisory Committee, PAC, has been ASSISTING SPECIAL EDUCATION FAMILIES IN HAVING A VOICE FOR OVER 30 YEARS
  • Meetings are OPEN TO THE PUBLIC and occur on the THIRD TUESDAY OF EVERY MONTH AT 7PM
  • We support, educate, and advocate for special education families in all 20 SCHOOLS in the district and have and are always looking for more!
  • We meet with Special Education Administration monthly to DISCUSS AND SHARE IDEAS THAT SUPPORT OUR FAMILIES
  • Click HERE to visit our website

Reuther PTSA Post


2021-2022 PTSA Meeting Dates

In-Person or Zoom TBD


September 23, 2021 – 7:00

November 11, 2021 – 7:00

January 20, 2022 – 7:00

March 24, 2022 – 7:00

June 2, 2022 – 7:00


Please click the link below for the membership and return it to the main office. We look forward to working with you and can't wait for the 2021-22 school year!

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