Nov. 5, 2017

RHE & Live Thankfully Food Drive This Week Through Nov. 16

RHE is once again partnering with Live Thankfully to feed families this Thanksgiving. With your help, we will give Thanksgiving dinners and groceries to families in need. These families are adopted through our school and other FWISD schools. Last year, we were able to give 2,500 bags of groceries along with Thanksgiving dinners to more than 600 families in need!

 

Here is how you can help this year:

 

Contribute to Our Food Drive Nov. 6-16

·      Bring non-perishable goods to school.

·      We will give incentives throughout the drive to grade levels bringing in the most items.

·      Food items to consider: canned veggies, canned soup, canned meats, boxed potatoes and stuffing, boxed macaroni and cheese, peanut butter, snack pack puddings, crackers, paper goods, etc.

·      Please no glass or breakable items.

·      Cans, plastic and boxed items will be better for bagging and transport.

 

Out-of-Dress Code Days Benefiting Live Thankfully Campaign This Wednesday, Nov. 8, and Thursday, Nov. 9

·      Purchase out-of-dress code wristbands this Monday, Nov. 6, and Tuesday, Nov. 7, for $3 each to be used on Wednesday, Nov. 8, and Thursday, Nov. 9, and support our Live Thankfully Campaign by helping purchase Thanksgiving meals for families in need.

 

Attend Party with a Purpose on Sunday, Nov. 19, at 5:30 p.m. Until Everything is Bagged and Loaded on the Trucks

·      Join our school family and those from other participating schools and businesses at Southwest Christian Preparatory Campus to bag groceries for our adopted families.

·      Fort Worth Food Trucks will be present to buy dinner.

·      Face painting, clowns and music will be provided.

 

For more information:

·      Like Live Thankfully on Facebook: www.facebook.com/livethankfully

·      Email: info@livethankfully.org

·      Call: 817-946-6563

·      Visit: livethankfully.org

 

Reminder: 2017 Fort Worth ISD Bond Election This Tuesday, Nov. 7

Fort Worth School Board is calling for dual November elections this Tuesday, Nov. 7.

·      Click the following link for more information: https://www.fwisd.org/domain/3490

·      For bond information, go to 2017 Bond / Commitment to Graduating Students College and Career-Ready

·      Our recently re-elected board representative is Norman Robbins. If you have questions, contact him at Norman.Robbins@fwisd.org.

 

School Picture Retakes This Tuesday, Nov. 7

School picture retakes will be this Tuesday, Nov. 7.

 

Pickles and Peppers This Friday, Nov. 10, Supporting 5th Grade Fundraising

·      This Friday, Nov. 10, we will have Pickles and Peppers to support 5th grade fundraising.

·      All snack items will be sold for $1 each.

 

Reminder: Invention Convention Planned for Tuesday, Nov. 14

As a reminder, Invention Convention is scheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 14.

For detailed information, see the Invention Convention packet online at http://www.rhpta.com/academic-fairs

 

Yearbooks Now Available to Order!

Get your yearbook, and treasure your memories! Yearbooks are only available for pre-sale and online sale, which allows us to offer them at the lowest cost ever!

·      Yearbooks will be delivered during the last week of school.

·      A $5 discount is offered for orders made before Jan. 1.

·      Order online at: www.inter-state.com/yearbook and enter the school code "23123Q."

·      Soft-back books are only $18. Hardback ($5) and personalization ($1) upgrades are available. 

·      Prices increase Jan. 1. Order now and save!

 

Parents: We Need Your Photos for This Year’s Yearbook 

You can now upload straight from your phone!

·      Follow this link, and select “photo post”: http://interstate.pixami.com/ISSMaster/home3/Public.jsp

·      You’ll create an account, but it’s really easy. Use your email as your user name, and we suggest using “yearbook” as your password. 

·      You can create folders to sort your photos by event or grade or class or even the student’s name, which helps ensure they are put in the right place. 

·      If you have any questions, please contact Bekah Elizalde at elizaldes@mac.com.

 

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