PTO Newsletter 11/4/22
Hello Redstone families, and happy fall! Below are some upcoming PTO updates:
Upcoming PTO Dates:
11/8/22 - Chipotle Restaurant Night
11/10 - Hip Pop truck
11/21 - 11/25/22 - Thanksgiving Break
12/7 - Chick Fil A Restaurant Night
12/22 - Winter Break begins
Hip Pops are coming back to Redstone
Join us on November 10 from 2:45 - 4:30 for a sweet treat after school! The POPtruck will be parked in front of Redstone. To pre-order your Hip Pop:
- Go to this link --> HipPOPs @ Redstone Elementary Online Preorder Link
- Select the correct POPtruck: POPtruck1 or POPtruck2 (based on the schedule)
- Customize your POP(s), DIP & TOPPING and ADD TO ORDER
- Repeat step 3 for additional items
- PLEASE DISREGARD THE PICKUP ADDRESS, see below
- For accuracy in order please specify pickup location in the "Add a Note" field
Rockin’ Run - Way to Go Redstone!!
We earned $54,413 (with some company match donations still coming in) this year, exceeding our goals for the Rockin’ Run! Thank you for all of your hard work to earn money for:
- Classroom technology & equipment updates
- Social-emotional educational curriculum, including leader-in-me
- Playground Enhancements
- Educator professional development grants
Students at RCHS are collecting socks for Sock it to ‘Em, a nonprofit that collects socks for the homeless. There is a box outside the front office to bring in new socks to help alleviate the number one cause for hospitalization among the homeless. Thank you!
Fall Festival - Thank You!
Thank you to Meghan Mills, Audra Panik and Molly Petrelli for coordinating the fall festival! It was great to see our community coming together at such a fun event.
Staff Holiday Gift Cards
Hit the “Easy Button” with staff holiday gift cards through Script! Be on the lookout for information on how to easily contribute to a fund for staff to be able to select a gift card of their choice for the holiday season. They love getting to choose their gift card, and it makes a busy time of year so much easier!
PTO Fundraising Opportunities
- King Soopers Rewards: Please enroll your rewards card under Redstone Elementary. Click the link below - it will require you sign into your account (or register if you have never done so) and search for Redstone Elementary PTO or use our number YB132 under the Community Rewards Section. https://www.kingsoopers.com/account/communityrewards/
- Box Tops: No more clipping - just scan your receipt. See how at: https://www.boxtops4education.com/
- Amazon Smile: When you shop on Amazon please consider shopping through Amazon Smile. A portion of all sales through Amazon Smile is donated to Redstone. You can use the link below and designate Redstone Elementary School PTO as your charity of choice. https://smile.amazon.com/charity/select?ref_=smi_se_dshb_change_cycsc
Did you know you can automatically sync your calendar with Redstone’s so you don’t miss important dates? Click the link below to import into your calendar:
Become Part of the PTO Family for 2022/2023
Redstone Elementary's Parent/Teacher Organization (PTO) wants you! Please let us know if you are interested in getting involved by filling out the form below:
Show your Redstone pride and make sure you’re ready for Spirit Fridays! You can now shop for Redstone spirit wear year-round here:
Keep in touch with the Redstone PTO
- Konstella (Class Directories, Announcements, Signups, and more!) https://www.konstella.com
- Facebook (Private Parent Only Page) https://www.facebook.com/groups/1404067776500707
- PTO Website http://dcsdrse.ss14.sharpschool.com/cms/One.aspx?portalId=11439387&pageId=11817115
- We now have an Instagram page! Follow us @Redstone_PTO https://www.instagram.com/invites/contact/?i=1t3k23brv4ewf&utm_content=o9iur24
The Redstone Spirit Rock is available for reservations. Our Spirit Rock is a fun way to spread any kind of positive message. Rent the rock to celebrate a birthday, thank a teacher or staff member, wish good luck on competitions or tournaments, recognize milestones, etc.
Cost is $10 per reservation. You’ll see a Paypal link in the Sign Up Genius - please make sure to pay for your date(s) when you reserve your spot.