PTO Newsletter 9/28/22
Hello Redstone families, and happy fall! Below are updates from PTO:
Upcoming PTO Dates:
9/29/22 - RCHS Homecoming Parade & Food Trucks
10/5/22 4 pm. - 9 p.m. - Parry’s Pizza Restaurant Night
10/7/22 - Rockin’ Run Prize Day
10/11 & 10/13/22 - Fall Conferences
10/17 - 10/21/22 - Fall Break
10/28/22 - Fall Parade, Class Parties and Fall Festival
10/31/22 - No School, Professional Development Day
11/8/22 - Chipotle Restaurant Night
11/21 - 11/25/22 - Thanksgiving Break
Rockin’ Run - Way to Go Redstone!!
The Redstone community did it again! Thank you to everyone for helping us achieve our fundraising goals and earn money for:
- Classroom technology & equipment updates
- Social-emotional educational curriculum, including leader-in-me
- Playground Enhancements
- Educator professional development grants
Shout out to these students for earning “DJ for the day” for the most laps per class!
- Kindergarten: Brooks Petrelli (Bensen), Atlas VanHook (Evans), Joseph Zarza Serrano (Jones)
- 1st Grade: Andrew Beck (Bauer), Carter Bettencourt & Lucas Hegarty & Owen Nelson (Finnerty), Khoi Johnson (Lopez)
- 2nd Grade: Arabella Estes & Ryker Hall (Cundy), Wyatt Middleton (Johnson), Miles Benham (Martinez)
- 3rd Grade: Meredith Koenig & Jackson Quick & Connor You (Bernstein), Micah Jensen (Eggemeyer), James Hegarty (Emmons)
- 4th Grade: Nicholas Ratcliff & Tate O'Leary (Schnepp), Iain Chenoweth (Thomas)
- 5th Grade: Kyle Canter (Boatright), Everett Gullet (Mooney), Ashton Brester & Aiden Linehan (Severson)
A special congratulations to Ashton Brester and Aiden Linehan for running the most laps overall, 33 (3.3 miles)!
Congratulations to the classes who raised the most per grade level - they will receive a garden post to decorate that will be permanently displayed in the Redstone garden!
Kindergarten - Jones
1st - Bauer
2nd - Cundy
3rd - Emmons
4th - Schnepp
5th - Boatright
And a HUGE thank you goes to Debi Bowman, Julie Gacnik and Bri Linehan for making sure the Rockin' Run went off without a hitch - they put countless hours into making this event a success, and we are so grateful!
Homecoming Parade and Food Trucks - September 29
Join us for a fun evening immediately following the Homecoming Parade on September 29th. We will have food and dessert trucks at Redstone from 5:45 - 8:00 p.m.
Fall Festival - October 28
The Redstone PTO Fall Festival is coming up on October 28. Join us for a Chick-fil-A dinner, trick-or-treat street, face painting, crafts, games and prizes. Tickets will be on sale soon - stay tuned for details!
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://www.konstella.com/go?url=https%3A%2F%2Fsmile.amazon.com%2Fcharity%2Fselect?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:
Click to fill out PTO interest form
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.