Click to join online. Online registration is available only till October 20th, 2017
Membership costs -
Family - $15
Teacher - $15
Family membership includes an online student directory and one registration in the State and National PTA. We must have your valid email on file and you must not opt out of the school directory listing to get access to the student directory.
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Be informed about school events, student opportunities, important dates and morning announcements by subscribing to free PTSA newsgroup/listserv. Make sure that you and your student both are subscribed.
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PTSA Math Club starts this Wednesday, Oct 18th.
- What: PTSA Math Club
- Description: Students get familiar with the curriculum of various Math competitions, and gain content mastery by practice in the classroom. Students are free to withdraw with prorated refund if they get selected in the RCMS Math team (coached by Mr. Moore).
- When: 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm, Wednesdays, Oct 18 – Dec 20 (No Class on Nov. 22)
- Where: Room 122
- Download Registration Form
- Transportation: Parents are responsible for prompt pickup and transportation.
Puerto Rico Relief Collections from now – Oct 21st
PALA, with the help of RCMS’ SGA is sponsoring a drive for needed supplies for Puerto Rico. These efforts will continue through Saturday, October 21st. Below is a list of needed supplies which can be brought to the RCMS Main Office. Please place all items in boxes or bags and label them, PALA Relief for Puerto Rico. All items collected will go to the Puerto Rico Federal Affairs Administration (PRFAA - http://prfaa.pr.gov/ ) relief efforts.
- What: Donations for Puerto Rico Hurricane Relief.
- When: From now to 12 noon, Saturday, October 21st (donations will be also collected during the PALA “Golden Fields of Clemente” event.)
- Where: Roberto Clemente Main Office. Label your items “PALA Relief for Puerto Rico”
- Emergency Supplies Needed:
o Bottled Water, Baby Wipes, Diapers
o Baby and Adult Pain Relief Meds, First Aid Kits, Stomach & Diarrhea Relief Meds
o Laundry Detergent, Dish Soap, Mosquito Repellent
o Blankets, Cots, Pillows, Canned and Dry Pet Food, Home Depot / Lowes Gift Cards
2nd Annual “Golden Fields of Clemente” – Saturday, Oct 21st
PALA is proud to sponsor the 2nd annual “Golden Fields of Clemente” event. All Parents, Teachers and Students are invited for this family event. Join us to honor the spirit of Roberto Clemente, participate in the service opportunities during the event and find out about Student Service Learning (SSL) program
What: Golden Fields of Clemente
When: Saturday, October 21, 2017 Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 pm.
o Planting golden daffodils to beautify our school grounds.
o Collecting donations for Puerto Rico Relief effort.
o Workshop on student service learning program (SSL) presented by MCPS representative.
Refreshments: Snacks and Pizza will be served after the planting activity. Spanish language workshop will be held after refreshments are served.
SSL hours: All eligible MCPS students will earn SSL hours for their service.
Clemente Challenge – Chess Tournament 2017 Saturday, November 4th
What: Clemente Challenge Chess Tournament 2017.
When: Saturday. November 4th. 1 pm – 5 pm. Participants should arrive by 12:45 pm.
Where: Roberto Clemente Middle School.
For: – Open to all students from grades K- 8.
Register now for early bird discount.
Reflections Art Program Deadline – Wednesday, November 15th
Share Your Creative Side! Enter the 2017-2018 National PTA’s Art Reflections Program! Seeking Art Submissions for Reflections Art Program’s Theme "Within Reach” – Deadline: Wednesday, November 15, 2017. No experience required. Open to ALL students! And FREE to Participate!
Students can choose the arts category they’re interested in, create an original piece of artwork based on the theme: “Within Reach” and get recognized and awarded as an artist in their community. https://ptareflections.fluidreview.com/.
· More Info
· Entry Form
Sign-Up Today for Giant A+Rewards…It’s FREE! Do you shop at Giant Food stores? Whether you shop there regularly, or occasionally, be sure to designate RCMS on your Giant Rewards card by going to the Giant A+School Rewards page to sign-up. Giant will donate a small percentage of your shopping purchases back to our school. There’s no charge to you, but RCMS benefits. You can also tell you’re your family, friends, neighbors and coworkers to register their Giant Rewards cards to support RCMS.
Roberto Clemente MS’ School id is: 03034, or you can locate RCMS using the “search by state” feature and scrolling through the schools listed in Germantown. Don’t remember your Giant Card number? Call the Giant hotline 1-877-366-2668.
Box Tops for Education (BTFE) – Due Friday, October 20th BoxTops 4 Education labels are found on a variety of products such as Cheerios, Land O’Lakes, Pillsbury, Hamburger Helper, Ziploc bags and more. RCMS earns 10¢ for every label we send in. All we need you to do is Cut, Clip & Collect. Put them in an envelope or plastic zippered bag and drop them into the Box Tops collection box in the RCMS Main Office. To learn more about Box Tops for Education and all of the products that carry the 10¢ labels, go to www.boxtops4education.com
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