Konstella Setup for Incoming Kindergarteners for Existing RHS Families

Sun, Jun 12 10:21am

Hi RHS Families,   Do you have an incoming kindergartner this coming fall?   Are you interested in getting information on organized playdates over the summer?   We will be sharing information in our n ... [More]

Moveathon winners and prizes!

Thu, Jun 2 1:26pm

Dear RHS community,  We are thrilled to share that the Moveathon raised over $33,000 for our school. THANK YOU to our whole community for making this event such a success!  Prizes are ready for the ki ... [More]

A Note from Mr. Jeff - Summer Reading BINGO Challenge!!

Tue, May 24 8:58am

Hi RHS Families!   Summer is almost here and you know what that means?  Yup, a Summer Reading Challenge!  This year we're going to try a summer reading BINGO board with different categories to encoura ... [More]

Casual END OF THE YEAR PARTY with SILLY PUPPET SHOW by Ricky Roo & Friends today starting 2 pm!

Sun, May 22 9:06am

Hey RHS community!   CAN YOU BELIEVE IT? In one month is summer break and school will end! It was an amazing year, the school did such a great job with keeping our kids safe and in the classrooms duri ... [More]

Reminder! Today is the last day for Moveathon donations!

Sat, May 21 10:06am

  Today is the last day for Moveathon donations!   Donations can be made 2 ways: Via Walkstarter (rhs.walkstarter.org - click “Donate now” and put in the child’s name) or your child’s specific page (W ... [More]

Join the Parent Community Meeting Tomorrow on Next Year’s PTA Budget!

Wed, May 18 4:01pm

Hello RHS Fam!   Tomorrow (Thursday) at 7pm, we encourage you to attend our Parent Community/PTA meeting to vote on our proposed 2022/2023 budget. The meeting details are below.   The meeting will inc ... [More]

Only 2 more days to get Moveathon donations!

Wed, May 18 8:07am

  Hey RHS! We are SO close to our fundraising goal for the Moveathon - we’re at 95% of our goal as of this morning! Donations will only be accepted for two more days (through the end of day Friday, Ma ... [More]

A message from the AAPI Parents Group

Mon, May 16 11:21am

Hello RHS Community… Please join our AAPI Parents Group in support of our incredible RHS Librarian, Mr. Jeff Chang, to help retain him for the 2022/2023 Academic School Year. Your attendance will be c ... [More]

Thank you to all who joined us yesterday!! There’s still time to get in your donations!

Sun, May 15 12:47pm

Dear RHS community,  What a treat it was yesterday to see all the families who were able to make it to our Saturday event and celebrate the end of the Moveathon. It was incredibly special to be togeth ... [More]

TODAY is the day! Join us for the last day of the Moveathon!

Fri, May 13 11:31am

  Dear RHS community,  Today is the day!! Please join us at the Redwood Heights Rec Center for a day of community building and celebration while the kids walk laps for the final day of the moveathon. ... [More]

Join us for tomorrow’s Moveathon Community Day and Walking!

Fri, May 13 11:30am

Dear RHS community,  What an incredible week! Our kids have been moving and playing all week, and tomorrow, Saturday, May 14, we will come together as a community to celebrate while the kids walk laps ... [More]

Redwood Heights PTA Budget Survey

Fri, May 13 8:50am

Hello RHS community,   As we look ahead to the next school year, the RHS PTA wants to know how to best serve the needs of our community in different areas related to the PTA spending priorities.   We ... [More]

We’re so close to earning Pajama Day!

Thu, May 12 8:40am

RHS! We’re SO close to having a schoolwide Pajama Day! When we reach $15k raised for the Moveathon (50% of our overall goal), the kids get to stay in their comfy clothes and head to school one day! (W ... [More]

Join us for our Saturday Moveathon event! Details here!

Wed, May 11 8:10am

  Hey parents! With the Moveathon underway this week, it’s time to get ready for our Saturday day of walking (akin to the walkathon of years past) and community event. Here’s what you need to know:  W ... [More]

IMPORTANT! Get your MOVE on! Information for the WALK-A-THON!

Tue, May 10 1:46pm

This Saturday - join RHS parents and kids for some fun and cap off the Moveathon week with a day of walking (similar to the walkathon)!   BBQ lunch provided by the dad’s club DJ Delon spinning some tu ... [More]

MOVEATHON PRIZES ANNOUNCED! DOES YOUR KID KNOW THEY COULD WIN A NINTENDO SWITCH?

Tue, May 10 8:44am

  We had a great launch for the Moveathon yesterday! Kids really enjoyed getting to do different activities and getting more active time during the day. (Longer “recess” each day this week, with fun a ... [More]

PSST...IMPORTANT INFO ABOUT THE MOVEATHON

Fri, May 6 1:06pm

Want some insider info about the RHS Moveathon???  It starts this Monday, May 9, and runs during the whole week, ending on Saturday, May 14 There are t-shirts! EVERY kid gets a t-shirt. T-shirts will ... [More]

HAVE YOU SIGNED UP TO HELP WITH THE MOVEATHON COMMUNITY EVENT YET?

Thu, May 5 11:56am

Hey parents! On Saturday, May 14, we’ll be closing out the Moveathon with a day of walking with the kids (akin to the walkathon of old) and community fun for all of us. We can’t do it without parent i ... [More]

RHS Moveathon starts in ONE WEEK!

Mon, May 2 8:49am

  Hello Parents and Caregivers,   In case you missed it, the RHS Move-a-thon starts NEXT WEEK!! That means you have only 7 days to get your kid's Walkstarter account set up and ready to raise money to ... [More]

Parent Community/PTA Meeting TONIGHT @7PM!

Thu, Apr 28 2:27pm

Hello RHS Family!   Please join us for our Parent Community/PTA meeting tonight at 7pm. If you're interested in participating in the budget discussion, prior to next month's vote, tonight's your night ... [More]

TEACHER APPRECIATION WEEK 5/2-5/6

Mon, Apr 25 9:42pm

Hi RHS Parents & Caregivers!    Teacher Appreciation Week is HERE!!  Only 5-weeks of the school year left!!!  As we bring this extraordinary year to an end, we are hoping to shower our teachers and st ... [More]

END OF THE YEAR PARTY on Sunday, 5/22 at 2 pm in the Orchard Picnic Area, Stream Trail in the Redwood Park

Mon, Apr 25 1:29pm

Hey RHS community!   CAN YOU BELIEVE IT? In one month is summer break and school will end! It was an amazing year, the school did such a great job with keeping our kids safe and in the classrooms duri ... [More]

TONIGHT AND TOMORROW: FREE MOVIE SCREENING!!

Tue, Apr 19 9:25am

Dear RHS Families, In celebration of Asian Pacific Heritage Month in May, I’d like to invite you to a free, special movie screening of Michelle Yeoh’s new Sci-Fi Feature Film, “Everything Everywhere A ... [More]

April PTA General Meeting & Budget Committee

Mon, Apr 18 10:03am

Hello RHS Family,   Due to Spring Break, our PTA General Meeting is being moved to Thursday April 28 at 7pm. Zoom link below.   Additionally, we are forming our Budget Committee. If you are a PTA memb ... [More]

RHS Move-a-thon launch!

Thu, Apr 14 1:00pm

Hello Parents and Caregivers,   In case you missed it, the RHS Move-a-thon officially launched this week! This year’s theme is “Be Really Cool! Move and Groove!!!” (submitted by Brianna Wong, 5th Grad ... [More]

Auction Successes!

Tue, Mar 29 6:29am

Hello RHS community,  What a spectacular celebration of community on Saturday night at Mills! The RHS Auction has always been an event not to be missed, but gathering together for the first time in tw ... [More]

Kids hike auction party this Sunday & Silent Auction Second Chance deals

Mon, Mar 21 11:13am

Good morning RHS community! After a fun and successful auction  event this weekend, we still have a number of auction parties with spots available to purchase. I'll send out more information about all ... [More]

RHS Silent/Online Auction is open for bidding! - Closes today (Mar. 20) at 5pm!

Sun, Mar 20 11:29am

Last chance to get your bids in on the Silent/Online Auction that closes today (March 20) at 5pm!  https://paybee.io/@rhsauction@16   ******************************************* LET THE BIDDING BEGIN! ... [More]

Parent Community Meeting in 10 MINUTES- Featuring a Ricky Roo Puppet Show!

Thu, Mar 17 6:48pm

Hello RHS Family! This month we celebrate Why We Love Our School featuring a special kid-friendly puppet show with Ricky Roo followed by the 2022-2023 PTA Board election! Join us tonight at 7pm on zoo ... [More]

SILLY PUPPET SHOW by Chris from Ricky Roo & Friends TONIGHT at 7 pm for the Parent Community Meeting!

Thu, Mar 17 11:09am

Hello everyone!   Just one more reminder of our fun "WHY WE LOVE OUR SCHOOL SO MUCH" PARENT COMMUNITY MEETING tonight. BUT FIRST THE FUN PART:   SILLY "AUCTION PARTY" PUPPET SHOW by Chris from Ricky R ... [More]

Raffle Ticket Update

Tue, Mar 8 3:44pm

Hello RHS Community!   Raffle ticket sales are going well. Iris Wood joined the leaderboard, neck in neck with Mark Villanueva. That said, Nala Bickham and Henry Welsh just picked up more tickets. We ... [More]

RHS Move-a-thon Theme Contest winner announced, Art Contest launched

Sat, Mar 5 3:20pm

We are excited to share our 2022 Move-a-thon contest theme: "Be Really Cool! Move and Groove!!!" Congratulations to Brianna Wong (5th grade), who submitted this theme!  The Move-a-thon Art Contest sta ... [More]

Last Call!

Thu, Mar 3 3:19pm

Hello RHS Fam!   Last call for wine donations to be sold during our online auction! Bottles should be unopened and have a minimum value of $15. Are you a bourbon, tequila or gin lover? We are also acc ... [More]

RAFFLE TICKET UPDATE & LEADERBOARD

Wed, Mar 2 9:26pm

Hey ya'all!   How are sales going? We have just over 2 more weeks to sell RAFFLE TICKETS! Prizes include gift cards of $500, $350 and $150!!   Have you asked your neighbors? Faraway family?   Raising ... [More]

Announcing the RHS Move-a-thon and reminder for theme contest!

Tue, Mar 1 1:59pm

Dear Redwood Heights Community,    We are excited to announce the launch of the RHS Move-a-thon! This event is about getting our kids to get their bodies moving, celebrating all different ways we can ... [More]

Dad's club Meeting Tuesday @ 7pm

Mon, Feb 28 7:41pm

 Hi all,    Friendly reminder/invite that there will be a Dad's Club meeting at Ghost Town on Tuesday the 1st at 7pm. We'll talk about the upcoming auction bar and anything else that might be on the h ... [More]

Auction Ticket Sales Are Open!

Mon, Feb 28 1:47pm

YOU ARE CORDIALLY INVITED TO THE RHS BLACK + WHITE BALL! Ticket sales for this year’s fundraising auction are now open, through March 18. You can attend the March 19th event either in-person or virtua ... [More]

Walkathon Theme Contest is HERE!

Wed, Feb 23 2:42pm

Hello RHS Folks!   Walkathon preparation is here! This year we will be doing a weeklong Move-a-thon during school, followed by the Walk-a-thon that Saturday (later in April).    Our Theme Contest has ... [More]

Excited about our parent community after last night's record-breaking event? PTA Board Nominations for 2022-23 now open! (Video link to the event included)

Fri, Feb 18 4:52pm

What a fantastic turn-out for the hot cocoa read-aloud PTA meeting last night! Over 100 people logged in to hear about the amazing work our kids are doing at school and to learn more about joining our ... [More]

Get In Your Jammies and Make Your Cocoa!

Thu, Feb 17 6:38pm

The Parent Community Meeting, featuring a read-aloud by Mrs. Kendricks, is starting at 7pm.  Hope you see you there!   Your RHS PTA Board   Hello RHS Family! This month we celebrate special events at ... [More]

Raffle tickets! - Please check backpacks for an envelope with tickets and details

Mon, Feb 7 9:39am

Dear Families & Friends of RHS,    Spring is coming and bringing us inspiring plans and events we’ve missed! RHS is holding its 25th annual school auction Saturday, March 19th at Mills College (and vi ... [More]

Dad's Club Meeting - Social @ Ghost Town 2/1 at 7 pm

Thu, Jan 27 10:29pm

Hey all,   We'll have another Social Hour at Ghost Town Next Tuesday the 1st at 7 pm. We do have an agenda item though. The Auction, and thus auction bar (led by Justin Berton) will be coming up and s ... [More]

Auction Committee Meeting - Tomorrow, Jan. 25, at 7pm

Mon, Jan 24 10:39am

The auction is coming up soon! Have you saved the date? March 19. Be there or be square.    Still wondering how you can get involved? The Auction Committee still needs help from dedicated parents like ... [More]

Auction desserts and party hosts needed!

Fri, Jan 21 3:49pm

The Auction Committee is seeking volunteers to sign up to host auction parties, or to make desserts to be auctioned off during the live auction event in March. It's a great way to get involved, meet n ... [More]

Community Meeting - TONIGHT!

Thu, Jan 20 4:50pm

Hey RHS Fam,   Hope to see you all at the Parent Community Meeting tonite at 7pm on Zoom! Special guests include Principal Bagby, our Tech guru, Ms. Weissman, and our new librarian Mr. Jeff! Find out ... [More]

Community Meeting - Thursday Jan 20th @7PM

Wed, Jan 19 9:07am

RHS Family,    Come one, come all to our Community Meeting this Thursday! We have a great program to share with you.   Have questions about how RHS is fighting Omicron? Principal Bagby will be availab ... [More]

Everyone wins when you donate to the RHS Auction!

Tue, Jan 18 10:22am

We are seeking donations for this year’s auction. What is something fun/interesting/unique you have to offer? Maybe you can pledge an hour of your professional services or something from your small bu ... [More]

Swag Pick up this FRIDAY DEC 17 2:30-3:45

Tue, Dec 14 11:16am

Hello All,   If you earned swag by donating to the Reach New Heights fundraising campaign,  there will be another pick up opportunity this week.  I'll be in the driveway of 4266 Detroit Ave this Frida ... [More]

Parent Community Meeting, Tomorrow -- Thurs. Nov. 18th at 7pm via zoom

Wed, Nov 17 11:12am

Hello RHS Family! In our monthly parent community meeting, we ask "how are the children?" And who better to answer, then our wonderful teachers at RHS! Are you wondering how it is going on the other s ... [More]

RHS Holiday Shopping Guide 2021!

Sun, Nov 14 6:44pm

RHS Holiday Shopping Guide 2021 SEE ATTACHED  GUIDE or details below.  Share with family and friends!  Redwood Heights School (RHS) has partnered with various businesses who donate a portion of their ... [More]

***Shang Chi Screening TONIGHT***

Wed, Oct 27 12:31pm

Hello All!  The Shang Chi screening is TONIGHT!  There are still tickets available.  If you'd like to attend, please see below on how to RSVP.  Additionally, a second screening has been scheduled for ... [More]

A Redwood Frights Thank You!

Tue, Oct 26 1:22pm

Hello RHS Family!  Below is a message from one of our Redwood Frights organizers, Emily Davis:   Dear Redwood Heights: Thanks to a spectacular turnout on Saturday evening and all the time, talent, and ... [More]

**LAST CALL FOR REACH NEW HEIGHTS SWAG**

Tue, Oct 26 9:34am

Hello All!   I will be placing the swag order at noon today.  If you have not yet ordered, please use the link emailed to you to make your selection. If any questions, please text me at 650-814-8232. ... [More]

Auction Committee Kick-Off Meeting - NEW DATE: Wednesday, November 3 at 7:30 PM

Tue, Oct 26 9:06am

Rain delay. Since we were planning an outdoor meeting, we are cancelling the Auction Committee Kick-off meeting that was scheduled for tonight (Oct. 20). We will be rescheduling soon - stay tuned.  In ... [More]

Parent Community Meeting, TONIGHT -- Thurs. Oct. 21 at 7pm via zoom

Thu, Oct 21 8:42am

Hello RHS Family!  Our monthly Parent Community meeting  is tonight at 7pm.  We'll hear updates from Principal Bagby, meet our new Teacher on Special Assignment Kaycee Thayer, who will talk about her ... [More]

Reach New Heights Swag

Sat, Oct 16 5:28pm

Hello!   If you have swag coming your way due to your generous donation to the Reach New Heights fundraising campaign, please check your email and look for a link to make your prize/size selection.  S ... [More]

Announcement from DPCR about the Great Shakeout:

Fri, Oct 8 10:10am

Please mark your calendars!

Dad's Club Meeting This Tuesday 10/5 at 7 pm - Again at Justin's House

Sun, Oct 3 9:05pm

Hello everyone!   Thanks so much for making it out last time to Justin's house to meet and have a good time together. And because it was so nice and we didn't make a big mess, Justin offered again to ... [More]

**Parent Community Meeting in 10 Minutes!**

Thu, Sep 16 6:48pm

Good Morning RHS Family!   The first PTA meeting of the year is tonight at 7pm.  If you're new to RHS, learn more about your PTA, what it supports and how to get involved!  We'll cover this year's bud ... [More]

NEW LOCATION! Dad's Clubs 1st Meeting this Tuesday at Justin's House - 4225 Gregory St.

Mon, Sep 13 1:10pm

Hey everyone!   Just a quick reminder for our FIRST Dad's Club Meeting this coming Tuesday at 7 pm.   Location: Justin's House - 4225 Gregory St. Oakland (Thanks so much for providing your house for o ... [More]

Dad's Clubs 1st Meeting this year SAFE OUTSIDE - UPDATES! Please READ and JOIN!

Tue, Sep 7 10:06am

Hi all,    Today is the 1st Tuesday of the month and typically the day that we would have our meeting. Unfortunately, I was not able to secure us a large enough area before yesterday and wanted to giv ... [More]

Last Chance Swag Pick Up

Sun, Sep 5 6:58pm

Hello All!   If you have swag from last year you have not yet picked up, please contact me no later than Friday September 17th by text at 650-814-8232. If I do not hear from you by then, we will assum ... [More]

PAINT IN THE ART ROOM (8/30 onwards)

Tue, Aug 24 12:57pm

Hi RHS families-  Happy belated back to school - so nice to see all these beautiful people back in the studio! Next week (Monday August 30th) we'll be starting our painting unit. We will be using wash ... [More]

Call for Room Parent Volunteers!!

Sun, Aug 15 3:39pm

Hi RHS Community,   Are you looking to get more involved this year?  Do you like to get school and classroom information ahead of everyone else?  Are you interested in building community ensuring our ... [More]

PTA PARENT COMMUNICATION- CALL TO ACTION

Fri, Aug 13 11:49am

Hello RHS Community,   We hope everyone has had a smooth kick off to this school year!    As you may have noticed, the official platform of communications from OUSD, RHS, our Principal and Teachers wi ... [More]