Substitute for Art Open Studio Monday, March 1st
Sat, Feb 27 2:41pm
Art on Monday (3/1) will be choice based art time with show-share hosted by Mr. Hill. Ms. Royalty will be back Tuesday for normal Art time :) Have fun and see you soon!
It's Not Too Late! - Covid Relief Virtual Fundraiser Comedy Event TONIGHT!
Sat, Feb 27 2:00pm
It's not too late! Don't miss out on this fun event! Rumor has it John Sasaki may make a caemo! If you've got something to give, please do so. If you don't, no problem. Get a FREE ticket. We want ... [More]
Our PTA Leadership Needs You! - Call for PTA Board Nominations for 2021-2022
Thu, Feb 25 5:20pm
Hi RHS Community, Our PTA needs you! It's almost time for our yearly election of the PTA Executive Board and the PTA is currently accepting nominations for the 2020-2021 school year. Elected board m ... [More]
TADA! Ladies & Gentlemen, The Dad's Club proudly presents... THE 1st (and hopefully last) VIRTUAL VARIETY SHOW
Mon, Feb 22 10:14pm
Hello dear parents, caregivers, teachers, school staff, and community! Welcome to Redwood Heights 75th Annual Variety Show! This year to add drama and flair it will be... (drum roll please). VIRTUAL ... [More]
RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 2/22/21
Sun, Feb 21 2:54pm
HELLO REDWOOD HEIGHTS COMMUNITY, Welcome to Black History Month: PLEASE CLICK BELOW TO READ THE ENTIRE LATEST SPOTLIGHT: RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 2/22/2021 If you have a quick question, compliment of con ... [More]
PTA Meeting Starting NOW!
Thu, Feb 18 7:06pm
Join us! What: General Parent Teacher Association Meeting When: Third Thursday of every month, 7:00-8:30 PM Where: Zoom RHS PTA is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: PTA General Meeti ... [More]
Time to donate Auction Parties - let’s get creative and have some fun!
Mon, Feb 15 6:52pm
Auction season in the spring? Why not?! Auction parties in the spring, summer, and fall? YES, please!!! As you’ve probably heard, the auction is historically the biggest fundraiser for our school, ... [More]
Everyone wins when you donate to the RHS Auction! (+ Seeking Entertainment)
Mon, Feb 15 5:39pm
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 for the online auction. Maybe y ... [More]
RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 2/15/21
Mon, Feb 15 3:47pm
HELLO REDWOOD HEIGHTS COMMUNITY, Welcome to Black History Month: PLEASE CLICK BELOW TO READ THE ENTIRE LATEST SPOTLIGHT: RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 2/15/2021 Warm Regards and Peace & Love, Cynthia Warmly, ... [More]
Hearts on the Heights!!
Sun, Feb 14 2:16pm
Hello all! Hearts on the Heights is off to a great start! Come by and show your community love! ****************************************************************************************************** ... [More]
Happy 2021 Lunar New Year!!!
Fri, Feb 12 9:26am
Dear RHS Community, Please read our message below: CLICK: Happy Lunar New Year Smores Message Thank you! RHS Staff
No garden this Thursday 2/11
Tue, Feb 9 3:56pm
Sorry for the inconvenience- see you Friday!
Art cancelled Thursday 2/11 and Friday 2/12
Mon, Feb 8 4:31pm
Hi RHS- I have a professional development opportunity that conflicts with Open Studio Art on this upcoming Thursday and Friday (as well as 5th grade art on Friday.) I will be back Tuesday 2/16 and am ... [More]
RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 2/08/21 Wish Ms. K a Happy Birthday!
Mon, Feb 8 11:43am
HELLO REDWOOD HEIGHTS COMMUNITY, Welcome to Black History Month: PLEASE CLICK BELOW TO READ THE ENTIRE LATEST SPOTLIGHT: RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 2/1/2021 Happy Birthday Ms. K! We love you. Please take ... [More]
RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 2/01/21 Welcome to Black History Month
Mon, Feb 1 3:18pm
HELLO REDWOOD HEIGHTS COMMUNITY, Welcome to Black History Month: PLEASE CLICK BELOW TO READ THE ENTIRE LATEST SPOTLIGHT: RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 2/1/2021 “What we need is not a history of selected ra ... [More]
Calling All RHS Small Business Owners!
Mon, Feb 1 2:42pm
Good Morning Team RHS! A small group of RHS entrepreneurs has come together to support each other, and in an effort to support more small businesses within our community in these unprecedented time ... [More]
RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 1/25/21 Application deadline for the 2021-22 school year: Feb. 5.
Mon, Jan 25 8:13pm
HELLO REDWOOD HEIGHTS COMMUNITY, CLICK BELOW TO READ THE LATEST SPOTLIGHT: RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 1/25/2021 I hope you're doing well. As you know, I was away from the office last week. I’m looking fo ... [More]
"OPEN STUDIO" art cancelled for today - 1/22/21 (friday) FIFTH GRADE ART IS STILL ON
Fri, Jan 22 10:03am
Sorry for the inconvenience - see you next week! Will still be holding fifth grade art @ 1230 (same time, same place.) Thank you :) Chelsea
RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 1/18/21 RHS TOWN HALL MEETING THIS WEEK!!!
Sun, Jan 17 4:13pm
HELLO REDWOOD HEIGHTS COMMUNITY, PLEASE CLICK BELOW TO READ THE LATEST SPOTLIGHT: RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 1/18/2021 I am currently away from the office and don’t have access to my email. Feel free to ... [More]
Status Update: Clever Login
Thu, Jan 14 12:56pm
Hello Everyone, Clever should now be working for everyone in OUSD. If you still have difficulties when you try to login please contact me at email@example.com. Thank you! Ms. Weissman
CLEVER LOGIN ISSUES THIS MORNING
Thu, Jan 14 10:46am
Dear RHS Community, As many of you have experienced this morning, Clever is having login issues. I'm watching the status--they have investigated and identified the problem and are currently working ... [More]
RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 1/11/21 RHS TOWN HALL MEETING THIS WEEK!!!
Mon, Jan 11 11:24am
HELLO REDWOOD HEIGHTS COMMUNITY, PLEASE CLICK BELOW TO READ THE LATEST SPOTLIGHT: RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 1/11/2021 Please reach out by email if you have any questions, concerns or compliments. Warm ... [More]
Today's Event in Our Nation’s Capital.
Wed, Jan 6 5:16pm
Dear RHS Family, As we witness what is happening today, we want to acknowledge that we may experience a wide range of emotions. Our HUGS Counselor, Ms. Jennifer and I wanted to remind everyone to thi ... [More]
RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 1/04/21 HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!
Sun, Jan 3 5:57pm
HELLO REDWOOD HEIGHTS COMMUNITY, PLEASE CLICK BELOW TO READ THE LATEST SPOTLIGHT: RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 1/4/2021 Please reach out by email if you have any questions, concerns or compliments. Warml ... [More]
RHS Swag Has Arrived!
Wed, Dec 23 3:16pm
Hello! Come get your swag today at 4266 Detroit Ave. I'll be here until 4pm! Hi All! We raised over $1000 from our recent swag sale! Woo hoo! Thanks for supporting RHS! Your items have arriv ... [More]
A Message From Ms. Weissman's Tech Desk: No More Hotspots
Thu, Dec 17 12:59pm
Dear Parents and Caregivers, We regret to inform you that the district is now completely out of hotspots and will not be procuring more anytime soon. We sincerely apologize for this inconvenience and ... [More]
RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 12/14/2020
Mon, Dec 14 12:45pm
HELLO REDWOOD HEIGHTS COMMUNITY, PLEASE CLICK BELOW FOR THE LATEST SPOTLIGHT: RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 12/14/2020 Please reach out by email if you have any questions, concerns or compliments. Warmly, Pri ... [More]
Tech, Clothing & Wellness Survey
Mon, Dec 14 12:22pm
Hello RHS Family, If you haven't yet done so, please complete the Tech, Clothing & Wellness survey. This will enable staff to better assist those in need. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQ ... [More]
RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 12/7/2020
Mon, Dec 7 4:40pm
HELLO REDWOOD HEIGHTS COMMUNITY, PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR THE LATEST RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 12/07/2020 regarding: Please reach out by email if you have any questions, concerns or compliments. Warmly, Prin ... [More]
Walkathon Wrap Up - Results & Prizes
Mon, Dec 7 11:25am
Hey RHS! The Walkathon has concluded and we collectively raised over $29,000 for our school and $7,400 for RHS families in need due to COVID. Way to go!! A few shout-outs - kudos all around! Seco ... [More]
No Dad's Club Christmas Tree Sale this year - Sorry!
Sun, Dec 6 8:21pm
Hello everyone! How are you doing? I hope you are doing ok in these crazy times... We received a couple of emails, if we do our Christmas tree sale this year. And we are sorry to let you know, tha ... [More]
The Swag Shop Closes TONIGHT!
Tue, Dec 1 11:16am
Hey Folks! The swag shop closes for purchases at midnight tonight, so get those orders in ASAP. Items will be delivered in time for the holidays. https://www.customink.com/fundraising/rhs-swag-sh ... [More]
WALKATHON LAST CALL! LET'S MEET OUR GOAL!
Mon, Nov 30 1:40pm
Dear RHS, Last call for Walkathon donations! Great job, folks! We've surpassed the $35,000 mark! All grades will get a virtual fieldtrip with the Greater Farallones National Marine Sanctuary! A ... [More]
RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 11/30/2020
Sun, Nov 29 12:58pm
HELLO REDWOOD HEIGHTS COMMUNITY, PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR THE LATEST RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 11/30/2020 regarding: Please reach out by email if you have any questions, concerns or compliments. Warmly, Prin ... [More]
We have 2 frozen turkeys available, today.
Fri, Nov 20 2:33pm
We have 2 frozen turkeys available. Hello RHS Community, We have 2 frozen turkeys available today. If you are interested email Jennifer Wilson, our HUGS Counselor @ firstname.lastname@example.org.
RHS Holiday Shopping Guide!
Fri, Nov 20 12:35pm
Update: Just added a Five Little Monkeys listing! Revised V4. Gearing up for holiday shopping? Take a look at the RHS 2020 Holiday Shopping Guide (revised) (here and attached) that includes busin ... [More]
PAJAMA DAY - THIS FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 20!!
Wed, Nov 18 6:41pm
Hello RHS Community! We have flown past our first Walkathon milestone of $15,000 collected!! That means this Friday, November 20th will be PAJAMA DAY!! Come to your Zoom class wearing your most coz ... [More]
**The Swag Shop in OPEN!**
Wed, Nov 18 11:12am
Hey Team RHS! The swag shop is open for purchases until December 1st. Items will be delivered in time for the holidays. Happy shopping! https://www.customink.com/fundraising/rhs-swag-shop Your ... [More]
****Swag Pick Up!!!***
Fri, Nov 13 2:15pm
Just a reminder, the pick up location for walkathon shirts and Reach New Heights swag has changed due to rain. Pick up in the driveway of 4266 Detroit Ave.
**IMPORTANT ALERT RE: WALKATHON/SWAG PICK UP*
Fri, Nov 13 11:34am
Hey RHS! Please see details below regarding location change for t-shirt/swag pick up. Tomorrow is the Walkathon! It's not too late to sign up, and it's not too late to get a t-shirt! Many thank ... [More]
**Swag Pick Up Update**
Thu, Nov 12 12:57pm
Hi All, There was a typo in the message sent earlier this week. It stated pick up would be Wednesday 11/12, 2:00-4:00PM. Pick up was indeed Wednesday, which was 11/11. There is another pick up o ... [More]
WALKATHON PRIZES: DOES YOUR KID KNOW THEY COULD WIN A NINTENDO SWITCH?
Thu, Nov 12 12:07pm
Hey RHS Peeps! Remember how the Walkathon is this Saturday, November 14? Need some inspiration to get your kid excited? Check out the prize sheet attached here! In addition to the “guaranteed” pri ... [More]
PSST...SECRETS ABOUT THE WALKATHON
Wed, Nov 11 7:46pm
Want some insider info about the RHS Walkathon??? Here are some secrets: It’s this Saturday, November 14 (But...if this Saturday doesn’t work for you, you can choose any date...we aren’t actually goi ... [More]
Halloween Scavanger Hunt Winners!
Wed, Nov 11 6:51am
We hope everyone had a fun and safe Halloween! Thank you for participating in the 2020 Halloween Scavenger Hunt! We LOVED some of the messages received: "I have a hunch this won’t be a winner, but ... [More]
Reach New Heights Swag Pick Up
Mon, Nov 9 5:21pm
Hey Team RHS! If you having swag coming your way due to your generous donation, there are 2 opportunities. Tomorrow, Tuesday 11/10 8:00am-10:00am and Wednesday 11/12 2:00-4:00pm. If you can't mak ... [More]
RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 11/9/2020
Mon, Nov 9 2:31pm
HELLO REDWOOD HEIGHTS COMMUNITY, PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR THE LATEST RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 11/09/2020 regarding: Parenting During COVID - MON's @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm 1st TRIMESTER REPORT CARDS Parent-Tea ... [More]
No open studio art this afternoon (11/6)
Fri, Nov 6 9:57am
Will be back on Monday! Sorry for the inconvenience.
**Take 2 - Halloween Scavenger Hunt**
Fri, Oct 30 10:29am
**TAKE 2** For some reason, Konstella is stripping the attachment. I've re-attached here. You can also access the scavenger hunt document HERE Hi All! Happy Halloween Eve! Wonderful RHS p ... [More]
RHS Scavenger Hunt - Win Prizes!!
Fri, Oct 30 10:02am
Hi All! Happy Halloween Eve! Wonderful RHS parent, Dale Sky Jones, has created the attached super fun scavenger hunt for Halloween! Here are the details: Halloween Scavenger Hunt Details 1 Winne ... [More]
Walkathon Kick-off Today! Watch the Kick-off Video & Start Collecting Sponsorships
Wed, Oct 28 10:44am
Hello RHS Community! The 2020 Walkathon kickoff is today! Check out this 4-minute video describing this year's remote Walkathon, including sponsorship and event information. Looking for more details? ... [More]
RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 10/26/2020
Mon, Oct 26 6:03pm
HELLO REDWOOD HEIGHTS COMMUNITY, PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR THE LATEST RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 10/26/2020. Please reach out by email if you have any questions, concerns or compliments. Warmly, Principal Cynt ... [More]
Confirmed PG&E Public Safety Power Shutoff
Sun, Oct 25 6:11pm
Dear RHS Community, Thank you for your patience, compassion and resilience as we continue our journey through the relentless challenges of 2020. OUSD has confirmed that our Redwood Heights families w ... [More]
Message About Likely Upcoming Public Safety Power Shutoff
Sat, Oct 24 3:16pm
Dear Redwood Heights Families, I hope you all are having an enjoyable Saturday. Many of you may have received the latest message from OUSD News. According to PG&E, due to severe weather/winds we are ... [More]
Today is the last day to enter the Walkathon Art Contest!
Wed, Oct 21 8:20am
Get your entry in by 3pm today. You can print out the Walkathon Art Contest entry form found here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1CE1jGIykW8AlmGtuiRKBtYe0Y3TyHmDY-p1Th46Xfs0/edit Submissions shou ... [More]
RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 10/19/2020
Tue, Oct 20 1:58pm
HELLO REDWOOD HEIGHTS COMMUNITY, PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR THE LATEST RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 10/19/2020. Please reach out by email if you have any questions, concerns or compliments. Warmly, Principal Cynt ... [More]
PTA Meeting and Last Night For Red Boy Fundraiser
Thu, Oct 15 5:29pm
Hello Team RHS! Red Boy is generously donating 20% of sales tonight to the PTA. Grab your pizza/pasta/salad and join us at the PTA Meeting on Zoom at 7pm tonight! Topic: RHS PTA General Meeting - O ... [More]
**Final Day of 2020 Census**
Thu, Oct 15 3:06pm
Hello All, Today is the final day to complete the 2020 Census. There is NO citizenship question. Please help Oakland and OUSD by completing the census today. It takes about 5 minutes. https://m ... [More]
Important Info About Enrichment Classes at RHS
Tue, Oct 13 10:25am
Unfortunately, due to low enrollment last session, RHS will not be offering enrichment classes through the rest of 2020. Hopefully we will be able to pick back up in January, whether online, or if we ... [More]
RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 10/09/2020
Fri, Oct 9 5:01pm
HELLO REDWOOD HEIGHTS COMMUNITY, PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR THE LATEST RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 10/09/2020. Please reach out by email if you have any questions, concerns or compliments. Warmly, Principal Cynt ... [More]
RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 10/05/2020
Mon, Oct 5 2:50pm
HELLO REDWOOD HEIGHTS COMMUNITY, PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR THE LATEST RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 10/05/2020. Please reach out by email if you have any questions, concerns or compliments. Warmly, Principal Cynt ... [More]
Walkathon Theme Contest Launch
Mon, Oct 5 9:51am
The RHS Walkathon Theme Contest starts TODAY. All students are invited to suggest a theme for this year's Walkathon. The winning theme will be used for the art contest and will be printed on the Walk ... [More]
RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 9/28/2020
Mon, Sep 28 1:39pm
HELLO REDWOOD HEIGHTS COMMUNITY, PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR THE LATEST RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 9/28/2020. Please reach out by email if you have any questions, concerns or compliments. Warmly, Principal Cynth ... [More]
RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 9/21/2020
Sat, Sep 19 2:39pm
HELLO REDWOOD HEIGHTS COMMUNITY, PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR THE LATEST RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 9/21/2020. Please reach out by email if you have any questions, concerns or compliments. Warmly, Principal Cynth ... [More]
Back to School or Back to Screen Starts at 7 tonight!
Wed, Sep 16 6:07pm
Hi All! This great event starts at 7 tonight! The Redwood Heights Neighborhood Association presents Back to School or Back to Screen. Former RHS parent, Dr. Noemi Spinazzi provides her insights in ... [More]
Thank you! ALL VEGETABLE FRUIT BOXES HAVE BEEN ACCOUNTED FOR.
Fri, Sep 11 4:23pm
Thank you! ALL VEGETABLE FRUIT BOXES HAVE BEEN ACCOUNTED FOR. Ms. Jennifer is working on partnering with an organization to have fresh veggies and fruits weekly. Stay tuned. Thank you Ms. Jennifer fo ... [More]
VEGETABLE FRUIT BOXES AVAILABLE AT NO COST TODAY, 9/11/2020
Fri, Sep 11 1:05pm
VEGETABLE FRUIT BOXES AVAILABLE AT NO COST TODAY, 9/11/2020Today, 9/11/2020, Ms. Jennifer is offering up vegetable/fruit boxes at no cost. If you are interested please contact her at jenniferrhshugs@g ... [More]
URGENT: Canceling RHS Supply Pick Up / Tech Distribution today because of poor air quality
Fri, Sep 11 8:30am
URGENT: Canceling RHS Supply Pick Up / Tech Distribution today, 9/11/2020 because of poor air quality Dear Redwood Heights Family Many of you have on-campus supply pickup today. However, with the ai ... [More]
Remaining Art Kits -
Fri, Sep 11 7:42am
Hi RHS families - I left about 50 unclaimed art kits at school in the cafetorium. Please come get them to enjoy with your child. Will be distributed on a first come-first serve basis. Each kit inclu ... [More]
Request for RHS Families to Complete the OUSD Meal Application by 9/18/2020
Thu, Sep 10 2:02pm
Dear Redwood Heights Families, Under the K-12 finance formula signed by Gov. Jerry Brown, districts can receive additional funds for every high-needs student enrolled – as much as $3,000 per student. ... [More]
Open art studio cancelled today
Wed, Sep 9 1:10pm
Due to a last minute emergency conflict I cannot teach art class today (Wednesday) - but will be back and ready to create tomorrow (Thursday) afternoon. Thank you and sorry for the inconvenience.
RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 9/06/2020
Tue, Sep 8 1:04pm
HELLO REDWOOD HEIGHTS COMMUNITY, PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR THE LATEST RHS SMORES SPOTLIGHT, 9/06/2020. Please reach out by email if you have any questions, concerns or compliments. Warmly, Principal Cynth ... [More]
UPDATE! NOW WITH 2 POSSIBLE CHOICES FOR RHS Dad's Club Annual Golf Kart Rally - Survey for a possible date and interested folks
Fri, Sep 4 9:39am
Hello everyone! (Update: Thanks to Jen Schneider, I updated the Survey, so you can give both dates as possible for you, thanks again! Please take the survey again, sorry for the inconvenience!) We ... [More]
VIRTUAL START OF DAD'S CLUB 2020/2021 with first meeting on 9/1 at 7 pm via ZOOM
Tue, Aug 25 12:46pm
Hello RHS Families, I hope that all of you are holding up well during this most unusual of school years. One of the qualities of RHS that I cherish the most is the strong sense of community amongs ... [More]
Dad's Club Redwood Island Benches
Tue, Aug 25 12:24pm
The Dad’s Club will get busy this weekend to start constructing new benches around “redwood island” for our kids and teachers when they return to school. The benches will serve as nice resting spot ... [More]
Enrichment classes on 6 Crickets!
Sun, Aug 16 9:51pm
Hi RHS families, Our after-school Enrichment classes have been available for two weeks on the 6 Crickets website. Now that school has started and schedules are starting to settle in, please conside ... [More]
Just released District Information RE: i-Ready Parent Trainings next week
Fri, Aug 14 4:42pm
Just released District Information RE: i-Ready Parent Trainings i-Ready is our new Reading Assessment. It is replacing the Fountas and Pinnell (F&P) assessment we used to do to determine a student’s r ... [More]
Fri, Aug 14 3:24pm
Take 2 with hyperlinks: **ENRICHMENT CLASSES WILL NOW COMMENCE ON AUGUST 17th** Some classes are in danger of being canceled due to low enrollment. Classes will now begin on August 17th to allo ... [More]
RHS TECH INFORMATION
Thu, Aug 13 7:43pm
TAKE A MOMENT TO READ THE ENTIRE MESSAGE: RHS TECH INFORMATION Hello RHS Families! Thank you to many of you for the patience and compassionate support as we roll out our distance learning program. We ... [More]
HOW TO LOGIN
Sun, Aug 9 10:08pm
Hello RHS Families, It was great connecting with families that came to the RHS Chromebook pickup today. A few families have reached out to me regarding online access to the Clever platform and needing ... [More]
Welcome to the 20/21 School Year
Sun, Aug 9 5:57pm
WELCOME BACK TO SCHOOL Dear Redwood Heights Families, I have taken great joy in hearing from many of you in the past two weeks. The beginning of the school year comes with the excitement of starting f ... [More]
2nd RHS LOANER CHROMEBOOK PICK UP this Sunday, AUGUST 9th, 2020, 3pm - 6pm
Sat, Aug 8 10:19am
Read the entire message. 2nd RHS LOANER CHROMEBOOK PICK UP Dear Redwood Heights Community, Thank you for your patience and partnership as we prepare for the first day of distance learning. By now m ... [More]
A Farewell and A Warm Welcome
Fri, Aug 7 6:17pm
A Farewell and A Warm Welcome Dear RHS Family, I want to take a moment to introduce you to our new RHS Team Excellence teachers. But, first I want to bid a farewell to Ms. Chu, Ms. Fisher, Ms. Konec ... [More]
2nd Message regarding: Your Class Assignment Information
Fri, Aug 7 4:51pm
Dear RHS Families, Finally!!! Your child's class assignment is now available on Aeries. I was on an open OUSD ZOOM help call with Ms. K. and the Tech Department. Many schools were on the line too n ... [More]
RHS LOANER CHROMEBOOK PICK UP and Student Class Assignment Announcement
Thu, Aug 6 2:11pm
Read the entire message. RHS LOANER CHROMEBOOK PICK UP and Student Class Assignment Announcement Dear Redwood Heights Community, For those of you that completed the 20-21 Redwood Heights Distance L ... [More]
REGISTRATION: Complete 3 Things On or Before FRI, AUGUST 7th
Mon, Aug 3 9:57pm
Dear RHS Caregivers, Thank you so much for meeting with me at the RHS Coffee Chat on Friday, July 31st. The presentation is posted here and attached to this message. We appreciate your understanding a ... [More]
A Kids Play About Racism - Streaming FREE August 1 & 2
Fri, Jul 31 6:53pm
Streaming FREE August 1 & 2, a ground breaking online performance for families. Based on the book by Jelani Memory, this performance explains what racism is, how to know it when you see and experi ... [More]
Tue, Jul 28 11:33am
Hello RHS Family, RHS parent, Stephanie Lepow, passed on the links below to aid families in a variety of ways in regards to child care needs, mental health services, food insecurity and more. htt ... [More]
RHS Distance Learning Survey & Learning POD INFO
Fri, Jul 24 5:39pm
Dear Redwood Heights Community, Thank you for meeting with us at the RHS Zoom Town Hall Meeting today, and completing the RHS Distance Learning Survey. To everyone, please take the time to complete th ... [More]
New RHS Town Hall Meeting Zoom Link
Fri, Jul 24 10:31am
Hello Everyone, Here is the new link: Topic: New RHS Town Hall Meeting Zoom Link Time: Jul 24, 2020 10:20 AM Pacific Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting https://ousd.zoom.us/j/87888826493?pwd ... [More]
New Zoom Link Forthcoming
Fri, Jul 24 10:16am
Hi Folks, Due to this morning's meeting being hacked, Principal Bagby is setting up a new Zoom meeting. Stand by for details.
RHS TOWN HALL MEETING @ 10am, Friday 7/24/2020
Wed, Jul 22 9:15am
Dear Redwood Heights Community, I hope all is well. Even though my official start date is July 27, Ms. K’s is August 4th and teachers are August 5th, I just wanted to check-in with everyone and hear y ... [More]
Share in the RHS Garden Bounty!
Tue, Jul 21 3:29pm
Hello RHS Peeps, Please see below from our wonderful garden instructor, Sara Brown: Hi y'all, I hope everyone's summer is going well! I wanted to reach out because it is kind of peak season in t ... [More]
Support RHS While Shopping Online! Check Out Our Newest Partnership!
Tue, Jul 21 9:11am
Hello Redwood Heights Family! Your RHS PTA & Dads Club hope you all are getting a little much needed rest this summer, despite the turbulent times. While so much is uncertain, we are anticipating ... [More]
INFO RE: OUSD 20/21 School Plans
Fri, Jul 10 4:51pm
Dear RHS Families, I hope all of you are doing well during these summer months. Today there was an all COVID Action & All Administrators: Reopening Schools Update Zoom meeting. Below, I am sharing a ... [More]
SUPPORT FOR MY PUPPET SHOW BUSINESS - Vote at the "Best of the Best" Bay Area Parent Magazine!
Fri, Jun 26 6:27pm
Dear RHS Community! I am writing this to you because I would love to have your support in these challenging times. I donated a PUPPET SHOW to our last years AUCTION and also did FREE PUPPET SHOWS fo ... [More]
UPCOMING EVENT: "Healing Spaces: Discussions of Race and Privilege in a Time of Unrest" sponsored by Joaquin Miller Elementary
Fri, Jun 5 1:52pm
Dear RHS Families, Below, I am sharing information from my colleague, Sara Green, principal of Joaquin Miller, about a parent-led event. I appreciate their generosity to share space and open t ... [More]
RHS SPOTLIGHT: In Solidarity
Wed, Jun 3 2:42pm
SMORES Spotlight. https://www.smore.com/q2t76 In Solidarity Dear Redwood Heights Community, I wanted to take a moment and reach out to you all. This past week I have had a range of emotions as I am ... [More]
RHS SPOTLIGHT, MAY 28th, 2020
Fri, May 29 8:30am
Dear RHS Family, Please click below to take our survey in the latest SMORES Spotlight. https://www.smore.com/q2t76 Thank You Redwood Heights Community! Dear RHS Families, There are multitudes of wa ... [More]
For everybody who missed it: RHS PUPPET SHOW at Ms. Akemon's Storytime
Thu, May 28 6:17pm
Hey everyone! Just in case your child (ren) didn't make it to the virtual story time today, here is the video of the "Silly Redwood Heights Puppet Show". Enjoy watching it: https://youtu.be/OW0vFhkQNoo Chris
A Friendly Reminder RE: Student Belonging Pickup & Class Configuration Form
Thu, May 28 8:01am
Click for the SMORE Newsletter version. https://www.smore.com/5b06p Dear RHS Families, Today is the last day to pick-up your child's' belongings. Please come to the school between 8:30 am - 1:45 pm. ... [More]
VIRTUAL PUPPET SHOW of our Redwood Heights School by Ricky Roo & Friends in Ms. Akemon Story time (tomorrow at 1 pm)
Wed, May 27 3:32pm
Hello everyone! WOW, last day of school, how crazy is that! Well, our kids (and we parents, teachers, school staff, and everyone else) made it through this turbulent last 2 to 3 months of this schoo ... [More]
RHS Student Belongings Pick Up Dates and Times
Tue, May 26
Click here for the SMORE Newsletter version Dear Redwood Heights Community, We’re fast approaching the end of the school year. OUSD has given us a directive for teachers to come into the classroom nex ... [More]
Spirit-a-thon Extended for the Last Week of School!
Mon, May 25 2:43pm
Hey Y'all! It has been super fun seeing you all participate in the Spirit-a-thon! Way to use that mind, move your body, and show your Sammy Spirit! We have raised over $11,000 of our $30,000 goal! W ... [More]
5/26-5/28 Enrichment Schedule
Mon, May 25 2:26pm
Hi Everybody, Hooray! It's the last week of school and we all survived! Remember, Ms. Jennifer and Groot will not be available for their regular Tuesday and Thursday Q & A. They will miss you! Hav ... [More]
PTA Meeting at 7 TONIGHT!
Thu, May 21 6:37pm
Celebrate the end of the year and vote on next year's budget at our last general PTA meeting. We will be featuring our hard-working and caring volunteers and thanking everyone who helps make our schoo ... [More]
A FRIENDLY REMINDER: RHS SPOTLIGHT: CLOSE OUT OF THE 19/20 SCHOOL YEAR
Tue, May 19 5:54pm
Click here for the SMORE Newsletter version Dear Redwood Heights Community, We’re fast approaching the end of the school year. OUSD has given us a directive for teachers to come into the classroom nex ... [More]
NEW LINK FOR COFFEE CHAT TODAY!
Mon, May 18 9:22am
Hi Everybody, Good Morning! Here is the new link for the coffee chat today. The chat will be held until 10 am. Join when you can! Thank you. https://ousd.zoom.us/j/81227908723?pwd=VDlDeERNQmlXRnl ... [More]
Volunteer Survey - please take a moment to complete :)
Tue, May 12 9:44pm
Please complete this year's Volunteer Survey for a modified Gratitude Celebration (hold the ice cream :( ) as part of the final PTA General Meeting via Zoom on Thursday, May 21st. Meeting details/Zo ... [More]
RHS SPOTLIGHT, Monday, May 11, 2020: RHS SPIRIT
Mon, May 11 9:35am
Dear RHS Family, Please click below to take our survey in the latest SMORES Spotlight. https://www.smore.com/49n2p Let's continue to be guided by the Six Daily Questions: Contemplate on the Six Dai ... [More]
RHS Spirit-a-thon starts TOMORROW!
Sun, May 10 8:23pm
Hey RHS Peeps! The Spirit-a-Thon begins TOMORROW, Monday May 11th! To get ready to participate, go to Walkstarter and sign up for an account or login to your account from last year. You can set your ... [More]
2020 Spirit-A-Thon: The Walk-athon Reimagined Starts Monday, May 11th
Fri, May 8 11:35am
Walk-a-Thon Re-Imagined: 2020 RHS Spirit-a-Thon! The RHS Walk-a-Thon is one of our school's most beloved community-building and fundraising events and although we can’t hold it in person, we didn’t wa ... [More]
Q & A with Jennifer & Groot @ 10 am CANCELLED TODAY
Tue, May 5 10:07am
Hi Everybody, Due to a family emergency, Q & A w/ Jennifer & Groot is canceled today. We apologize for the inconvenience. Thank you for your understanding and patience.
RHS SPOTLIGHT, Sunday, May 3, 2020: RHS SPIRIT
Sun, May 3 6:43pm
Dear RHS Family, Please click below to take our survey in the latest SMORES Spotlight. https://www.smore.com/q2t76 Let's continue to be guided by the Six Daily Questions: Contemplate on the Six Dai ... [More]
RHS SPOTLIGHT, FRIDAY, APRIL 24, 2020: HOW ARE WE DOING?
Fri, Apr 24 7:23pm
Dear RHS Family, Please click below to take our survey in the latest SMORES Spotlight. https://www.smore.com/u3w0p Let's continue to be guided by the Six Daily Questions: Contemplate on the Six Dai ... [More]
PTA Meeting at 7pm Tonight!
Thu, Apr 23 6:17pm
Hello All! Tonight's agenda has been posted in the members section. If you have a chance to review before the meeting, it will help keep things moving. Lots of important info to discuss regarding ... [More]
RHS SPOTLIGHT: MONDAY, APRIL 20, 2020
Sun, Apr 19 2:23pm
Dear RHS Family, Please click below for the latest SMORES Spotlight: https://www.smore.com/j5e1c Let's continue to be guided by the Six Daily Questions: Contemplate on the Six Daily Questions to Ask ... [More]
Madcap Stories for Community Stress Relief April 23rd 7:30 p.m.
Fri, Apr 17 7:30pm
All proceeds benefit the Covid-19 Rapid Response Fund for Oakland Students and Families Let's celebrate making it through another Thursday of home schooling! Or whatever you call Redwood Heights mom ... [More]
Farewell Letter from Mr. Harrington
Sat, Apr 11 6:29pm
Dear Redwood Heights community, After 20 years of teaching at the elementary level, including 10 years at Redwood Heights, I have accepted the position of Director of Music at Oakland Technical High ... [More]
A Gratitude SMORES Message from DPCR Staff Liaison and HUGS Counselor, Jennifer Wilson
Fri, Apr 10 1:05pm
Dear RHS Family, A SMORES message from DPCR Staff Liaison and HUGS Counselor, Jennifer Wilson: https://www.smore.com/ak6tw If you have any questions, compliments or concerns, email me at cynthis.bagb ... [More]
RHS SPOTLIGHT: MONDAY, APRIL 6th, 2020
Mon, Apr 6 11:41am
Dear RHS Family, Please click below for the latest SMORES Spotlight: https://www.smore.com/sp1wv If you have any questions, compliments or concerns, email me at email@example.com. Be Safe. Be Hea ... [More]
OUSD will be closed for the rest of the 2019-20 school year.
Wed, Apr 1 8:46pm
Dear RHS family, I hope all of you are well and making the best of this Spring Break Vacation. The teachers and I are taking a much-needed pause. We know that keeping a sense of normalcy is increasing ... [More]
Enrichment classes go virtual! 3 new classes added to the top of the list - see below
Sat, Mar 28 7:47pm
Many of our enrichment providers have created virtual offerings! Here's a round up of them: The Intuitive Writing Project is now online Now more than ever, we need the time and space for creativit ... [More]
HAVE A RELAXING SPRING BREAK!
Fri, Mar 27 5:24pm
https://www.smore.com/6tpvm Dear RHS Families, Thank you to all of you for being here for our community and being understanding as we all adjust to this new normal. I am humbled by the generosity of s ... [More]
A Message from Art Teacher, Ms. Royalty
Tue, Mar 24 5:58pm
https://www.smore.com/z5w1y Hey RHS families - I miss you! Hope you're healthy and hanging in there at home. I'd love to start doing some mini art lessons with you- we can use the materials in our hou ... [More]
***PTA Support During OUSD School Closure***
Mon, Mar 23 1:31pm
Good Afternoon RHS Family, Just a reminder that OUSD Nutrition Services will be providing breakfast/lunch for those families in need. Please click HERE for more information. For those families nee ... [More]
SILLY PUPPET SHOW SERIES to entertain and educate your kids - "The Adventures of Corona & Virus" / Out now!
Sun, Mar 22 1:46pm
Hello everyone! This is Chris (Mira's Dad from 2nd Grade / Mr. Abrahams) and I want to introduce to you my new puppet show "The Adventures of Corona & Virus" for children. In these challenging times ... [More]
A Message from the RHS Teachers, 3/20/2020
Fri, Mar 20 3:32pm
https://www.smore.com/snh8c Dear Fabulous Families, Thank you so much for your patience during this challenging time. We have received many positive emails and responses and we thank you for them; ... [More]
FOLLOW-UP RHS INSTRUCTIONAL PLANS, 3/18/2020
Wed, Mar 18 5:52pm
https://www.smore.com/8vjsm Dear RHS Families, To ensure that I am communicating with every single RHS family, I will be using Robocall, an OUSD RHS mass email tool, Konstella, and possibly a tool cal ... [More]
FOLLOW-UP RHS INSTRUCTIONAL PLANS, 3/16/2020
Mon, Mar 16 10:33am
https://www.smore.com/9stdu Dear RHS Families, Just a quick update...hope you all are continuing to take care of yourselves and find calm during this serious time while simultaneously taking precauti ... [More]
FOLLOW-UP RHS INSTRUCTIONAL PLANS, 3/13/2020
Fri, Mar 13 6:46pm
https://www.smore.com/6s5y4 Dear RHS Families, From the bottom of my heart, I am sending you the strength and love to take care of yourselves and our children during this time. Neither myself nor mo ... [More]
OUSD schools closing to students as of 6:00 p.m. today.
Fri, Mar 13 10:59am
OUSD schools closing to students as of 6:00 p.m. today. Dear RHS Families, Many of you have received the official email from Superintendent Kyla that we are officially closing today @ 6pm. The teache ... [More]
A message from the RHS Disaster Preparedness Crisis Response Committee:
Thu, Mar 12 8:16pm
Due to district event restrictions in response to COVID-19, we will be postponing the DPCR Reunification Drill scheduled for March 25. We will keep you updated if this event is rescheduled. Thanks t ... [More]
NEW INFO: WEDNESDAY, MARCH 11, 2019 All OUSD Schools Remain Open:
Wed, Mar 11 5:40pm
All OUSD Schools Remain Open https://www.smore.com/t7syq Dear RHS Community, Just making sure you are receiving the latest OUSD Coronavirus information. Below is the latest memo and all previously sen ... [More]
Register for Spring Enrichment Classes
Wed, Mar 11 7:26am
Some enrichment classes conclude when Spring Break starts and others start up right after. Check out the enrichment offerings for the Spring quarter here! Harry Potter and Superpower of Song have ju ... [More]
SPOTLIGHT: Latest INFO RE: Coronavirus MONDAY, MARCH 9, 2019
Mon, Mar 9 6:10pm
https://www.smore.com/5gx8n1 Dear RHS Community, Just making sure you are receiving the latest OUSD Coronavirus information. Below is the latest memo and all previously sent OUSD communications. Monda ... [More]
SPOTLIGHT: Latest INFO RE: Coronavirus
Fri, Mar 6 2:22pm
https://www.smore.com/hfq8 Dear RHS Community, Just making sure you are receiving the latest OUSD Coronavirus information. Below is the latest memo and all previously sent communications: I copied and ... [More]
Extended: Hilo Book Orders personalized by JUDD!
Fri, Mar 6 12:00pm
Did you miss your opportunity to order a Hilo book in time for the author visit yesterday? Is your reader asking to buy a Hilo book after the great presentation? You are in luck! Thanks to Mrs. Dal ... [More]
VARIETY SHOW TOMORROW, FRIDAY 3/6 starting at 7 pm
Thu, Mar 5 9:43pm
Hello RHS Community! It's time for our Annual Dad's Club VARIETY SHOW, where our future talents will show you their performances. We will open our doors at 6:30 pm and the show will start at 7 pm. W ... [More]
Popsicle Sale TOMORROW!
Thu, Mar 5 6:37pm
Hey Folks! Let's meet on the yard after school tomorrow for some popsicle fun! 2 bucks each, with all proceeds supporting next year's Nature Bridge trip. See you there! If you'd like to donate pop ... [More]
Dad's Club VARIETY SHOW THIS FRIDAY from 7 to 9 pm / COOKIE DONATIONS & ROSES TO PURCHASE
Tue, Mar 3 12:02pm
Hello RHS Community! It's time for our Annual Dad's Club VARIETY SHOW, where our future talents will show you their performances. We will open our doors at 6:30 pm and the show will start at 7 pm. W ... [More]
Reunification Drill: Wednesday, March 25 from 1-1:30PM
Mon, Mar 2 11:55am
.The Student/Caregiver Reunification Procedure used by RHS during an emergency or crisis is a systematic process to assist the school in effectively and efficiently reuniting students and caregivers. ... [More]
Attention Prospective Montera Parents& Students!
Sat, Feb 29 12:00pm
First Annual Montera Middle School Book Exchange Calling all Prospective Montera students: Get ready for middle school and expand your book collection! When: Saturday March 21 at 1:30-4:30 pm ... [More]
SPOTLIGHT: FOLLOW-UP INFO RE: Coronavirus
Fri, Feb 28 10:51am
https://www.smore.com/3t7pj FOLLOW-UP INFO RE: Coronavirus Hello Redwood Heights Families, The health and well being of our students and staff is our top priority. This information is a follow-up to ... [More]
Popsicle Sale THIS Friday! Bring your $2!
Wed, Feb 26 9:46am
RHS! Do you know what this warm weather calls for? POPSICLES! Popsicle sales to benefit 2020 Nature Bridge are on for this Friday and Every Friday! Bring your $2. Sale starts after the bell on Aliso ... [More]
LAST CHANCE! CHILD CARE & PUPPET SHOW + MOVIE (Auction Item) THIS SATURDAY 2/29 from 3 to 7 pm! Sign up now!
Tue, Feb 25 10:32pm
Hello everyone! Who is up for some date-evening or some time alone or just time for something super important??? HERE IT IS, the super fun puppet afternoon with childcare (or adult care) AND dinne ... [More]
***NOMINATIONS DUE TONIGHT!** Our PTA Leadership Needs You! - Call for Board Nominations for 2020-2021
Mon, Feb 24 8:13pm
***NOMINATIONS DUE TONIGHT!*** Hi RHS Community, Our PTA needs you! It's almost time for our yearly election of the PTA Executive Board and the PTA is currently accepting nominations for the 2020-2 ... [More]
ATTENTION: the GOLF FEVER is back! 7th Annual Golf Kart Rally on April 10th / THIS YEAR WITH SPECIAL FUN GENDER CHALLENGE!
Fri, Feb 21 6:26am
Hello everyone! FIRST: It doesn't matter if you are GOLFING or NOT GOLFING! EVERYBODY IS WELCOME and there is NO REAL COMPETITION in our fun afternoon with hitting the golf balls and driving around ... [More]
White Fragility Book Discussion
Thu, Feb 20 1:19pm
RedwoodHeights Elementary School Cynthia Bagby, Principal (510) 531-6644 www.redwoodheightsschool.com Greetings RHS Community! ... [More]
FINAL CALL!!! Dad's Club 1st Annual Crab Feed - CLOSING PRE-SALE TOMORROW NIGHT!
Thu, Feb 13 8:50pm
Hello, seafood-loving community! We are closing the PRE-SALE tomorrow evening at 8 pm! We have 22 adults right now, but we need MAAAAANY more to make it happen! Please tell your friend or family and ... [More]
Spotlight on Learning: Happy Valentines!!!
Thu, Feb 13 2:18pm
Dear Redwood Heights Families, Click on the link below for your RHS Spotlight on Learning: https://www.smore.com/m07zb Please feel free to contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org or 510-531-6644. Better ... [More]
Golden Sneaker Contest 2020!!
Thu, Feb 13 1:36pm
GOLDEN SNEAKER CONTEST 2020! We are getting excited for the 2020 Golden Sneaker Contest, which will be happening from February 24th to March 6th! It is a fun way for schools in Alameda County to en ... [More]
Thu, Feb 13 11:32am
February 3, 2020 Dear Redwood Heights Parents and Caregivers, You have homework! Please fill out the CHKS survey ASAP. This is an ungraded assignment, but counts towards your student's success a ... [More]
**Swag Shop Closes TONIGHT!**
Sun, Feb 9 10:23am
Hello All! Last call for swag! The shop closes at midnight tonight! Don't miss out! https://www.customink.com/fundraising/rhs-swag-shop
SAVE THE DATE!!!
Tue, Feb 4 9:10pm
SAVE THE DATE!!! On Wednesday, March 25, 2020, the Disaster Preparedness and Crisis Response(DPCR) committee along with RHS teachers and staff will once again be holding a Reunification Drill. The ... [More]
Your kid(s) can be a star! RHS Has Talent ;-) - Dad's Club Variety Show 2020 on 3/6
Tue, Feb 4 9:02pm
Can you sing? Juggle? Dance? Are you good at sketch comedy or telling jokes? Do you play an instrument of can you do gymnastics? Is there a rock band or jazz ensemble out there? A ventriloquist? ... [More]
Very Important Survey!
Mon, Feb 3 3:01pm
February 3, 2020 Dear Redwood Heights Parents and Caregivers, Every year, OUSD administers an anonymous survey called The California Healthy Kids Survey (CHKS) to all parents or caregivers in the di ... [More]
***Correct Link Below - Swag Shop is OPEN Once Again!***
Thu, Jan 30 11:15am
Hello RHS Community! Sorry for extra message. The previously sent link did not include the blue collection. Updated link below. If you missed our last sale, you're in luck! The swag shop will b ... [More]
Spotlight on Learning: Happy Year of the Rat!
Tue, Jan 28 5:06pm
Dear Redwood Heights Families, Click on the link below for your RHS Spotlight on Learning: https://www.smore.com/3e7r6 Please feel free to contact me at email@example.com or 510-531-6644. Better ... [More]
RHS Communication Preferences Survey: How? What? When?
Tue, Jan 28 4:55pm
Hello RHS Parents and Caregivers! https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/NCZDNMX Thank you for taking the time to give us your input. We want to improve how we share important messages as well as make it easi ... [More]
AUCTION PARTY ITEM - PUPPET THEMED CHILD CARE on 2/29 from 3 to 7 pm - in need of a date night? Plan ahead so you reserve your spot!!!
Fri, Jan 24 9:40am
Hello everyone! February is coming up soon! Who is up for some date-evening or some time alone or just time for something super important??? HERE IT IS, the super fun puppet afternoon with childca ... [More]
Thank You From Your PTA!
Tue, Jan 21 4:33pm
Hello RHS Community! THANK YOU for the wonderful turnout at last week's meeting. We value each and every one of your voices. So many great ideas for the Black History Month event at the February G ... [More]
COME NOW! It's PANCAKE BREAKFAST time now at the RHS Cafeteria
Sat, Jan 11 9:09am
Hello everyone! Come now to the school and have a yummy Pancake breakfast with our community. AND DON'T FORGET TO BRING YOUR OWN PLATES! Yes, we go green!!!! See you there The Dad's Club
IN NEED OF MORE VOLUNTEERS FOR PANCAKE BREAKFAST!!! Please sign up!
Thu, Jan 9 5:58pm
Hello everyone! We need more help at our Annual Pancake Breakfast this Friday and Saturday. Please sign up for a shift or two. The kids love it and you get great pancakes!!! Thanks so much Chris
It's the first week of enrichment classes. Have you registered yet?
Tue, Jan 7 5:14am
The following classes are at risk of cancellation: Kinderbots Ultimate Frisbee Cooking The following classes have plenty of room: Basketball Chess Cooking Crazy for Sports Drama Toyology Zumba ... [More]
REMINDER: Dad's Club Meeting on 1/7 at 7pm - first Tuesday every month!
Sat, Jan 4 8:45pm
Every first Tuesday of the month, all the board members, and participating volunteers are meeting to discuss upcoming projects. It is a great way to connect with other parents and get involved in so i ... [More]
FAMOUS Dad's Club Pancake Breakfast is coming up - Saturday, 1/11 from 9 to 11am! Bring family and friends!
Fri, Dec 27 4:28pm
Hello everyone! Come and join the RHS community for the annual Dad's Club Pancake Breakfast. It is a great chance to catch up with friends after the winter break and ease back into school! The bre ... [More]
Fri, Dec 20 2:14pm
Dear Redwood Heights Families, Click on the link below for your RHS Spotlight on Learning https://www.smore.com/mnf7b Please feel free to contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org or 510-531-6644. Better ... [More]
***UPDATE***Farewell to Miss Adams
Fri, Dec 20 9:56am
***UPDATE*** Miss Adams has requested you meet her in the cafetorium today for hugs and goodbyes. She will be there at 1:10 this afternoon. See you there! Hello RHS Community, Our beloved ... [More]
Registration for enrichment classes for the Winter AND Spring quarters is open!
Wed, Dec 11 3:37pm
Registration for enrichment classes for the Winter AND Spring quarters is open! Just click here. Need a scholarship? All the information is on the website. Scholarship applications for Winter AN ... [More]
ALL THE HELP WE CAN GET - Fundraiser for NEW CONTAINER, PLEEEEEASE!
Tue, Dec 10 8:49pm
Dear RHS community! Yes, one last request before the Dad's Club is going into winter break. We had issues with our container for a long time and with a lot of effort from our members, we are soooo c ... [More]
OUR BOOK FAIR NEEDS VOLUNTEERS!!!
Sun, Dec 8 8:19pm
Hi! Good evening and happy Sunday. The scholastic book fair needs more volunteers! I am trying to get more folks to sign up for the empty shifts, especially on Tuesday, when grandparents come for the ... [More]
Redwood Heights Rec. Center Revitalization Survey
Wed, Dec 4 1:38pm
Hello RHS Community! You may know some very dedicated community members and the Redwood Heights Association are actively working to revitalize Redwood Heights Park at the Rec Center. Please take a m ... [More]
WEEK 16, 12/02/19: Spotlight on The Season of Joy, Kindness and Giving:)
Mon, Dec 2 7:03pm
Dear Redwood Heights Families, Click on the link below for your RHS Spotlight on Learning https://www.smore.com/eh29w Please feel free to contact me at email@example.com or 510-531-6644. Better ... [More]
COUPLE OF TREES STILL AVAILABLE - Pick up now!
Sat, Nov 30 10:31am
Hello everyone! Just letting you know how you get your holiday tree and support our amazing school! At the Alisio yard until 12, come soon! The Dad's Club
TOMORROW: Holiday Trees Pick Up & "Mini" Christmas Market with treats & hot cider from 9 to 12
Fri, Nov 29 3:14pm
Hello everyone! This year we want to start this season a little more special and a couple of amazing volunteers signed up to make some yummy cookies or sweets for our little "Mini" Christmas Market ... [More]
SALE END TONIGHT - LAST CHANCE: Holiday Tree Sale! ALSO: "mini" CHRISTMAS MARKET at TREE PICK UP on 11/30 from 9 to 12
Mon, Nov 25 4:52pm
Hello dear RHS families! YES, you can check that important item off your to-do-list for this busy season! Dad's Club is there for you and organizes it's HOLIDAY TREE SALE online. 2 options: PICK UP ... [More]
Spotlight on GRATITUDE!
Sat, Nov 23 9:28am
Dear Redwood Heights Families, Click on the link below for your RHS Spotlight on Learning https://www.smore.com/vwda5 Please feel free to contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org or 510-531-6644. Better ... [More]
PURCHASE YOUR HOLIDAY TREE NOW online and SUPPORT YOUR SCHOOL! Pick up or home delivery on 11/30!
Tue, Nov 19 12:53pm
Hello everyone! I know it is too early to think about the HOLIDAY TREE, but it is time to at least RESERVE your tree and get it off your bucket list!!!! Dad's Club is there for you and organizes i ... [More]
SAVE THE DATE: Scholastic Book Fair 2019 ARCTIC ADVENTURE December 10-14
Tue, Nov 19 9:03am
Parents, mark your calendars and count your allowance, student readers! The Scholastic Arctic Adventure Book Fair is right around the corner! This year's book fair is December 10-14th, but you can ... [More]
Scholastic Book Fair EWallet
Mon, Nov 18 8:19am
New this year! Set up EWallet for the book fair! It's a safe, easy payment option for your student shopper. Visit our book fair website and set your account up today! https://bookfairs.scholastic ... [More]
The Garden Needs Lemons!
Thu, Nov 14 9:30am
Hi Everybody, Do you have a lemon tree? Do you have lemons to spare? Ms. Sara, our garden teacher, is making lemon slushies for our students and our tree has no more lemons! Please leave any extr ... [More]
The Highlights: Auction Edition
Wed, Nov 13 10:14pm
Harvest for Learning Auction Update The online auction closed with a flurry of last minute bids. Most importantly, it raised over $24K for our school! That may be a record! Raffle & Wine Collectio ... [More]
DAD'S CLUB ONLINE HOLIDAY TREE SALE & "MINI" CHRISTMAS MARKET on 11/30 from 9 to 12
Fri, Nov 8 6:52am
Hello dear RHS families! YES, you can check that important item off your to-do-list for this busy season! Dad's Club is there for you and organises it's HOLIDAY TREE SALE online. 2 options: PICK UP ... [More]
Dad's Club Meeting next Tuesday 7 pm! We love to see you!
Sun, Nov 3 7:10am
Hello! Our monthly meeting is coming up again. EVERYONE CAN COME (Yes, Moms & Dads) to our meetings and be part of the Dad's Club! WHEN: next Tuesday, 11/5 starting at 7 pm WHERE: Monaghan's on th ... [More]
Extensions! Extensions! Read all about the Auction Updates...
Sat, Nov 2 2:19pm
If you are thinking that you lost out on a few bids... YOU ARE WRONG! Due to the PG&E outage... we have EXTENDED the online auction until Wednesday, November 6th. Last chance to place bids will be 9 ... [More]
~Call for Auction Catalogue Advertising Submissions~
Fri, Nov 1
Want to get the word out to our Redwood Heights community about your business? Advertise in our Live Auction Catalogue! Proceeds go directly to our PTA so it's a win all around! Please contact our Ad ... [More]
IMPORTANT HALLOWEEN INFORMATION
Thu, Oct 31 9:40am
Hello RHS Community, HAPPY HALLOWEEN!! Here is the Halloween schedule for today: 11:45-12:15 Students put on costumes 12:15-1:00 Outside lunch parties 1:00 Halloween Parade Reminder: If you ... [More]
WE HAVE POWER!!! School is open tomorrow, Wednesday, October 30th, 2019
Tue, Oct 29 7:45pm
Hello Redwood Heights School Community, The lights are on! I just received the official OUSD notice that we are back in business:). See you in the morning. Best, Cynthia
School Closed Tuesday, October 29th, 2019
Mon, Oct 28 8:26pm
Hello Redwood Heights School Community, This is Principal Cynthia Bagby. I just received confirmation that PG&E’s Public Safety Power Shutoff will affect our school for another day. Our school current ... [More]
Redwood Heights School will be closed Monday, October 28th
Sun, Oct 27 5:07pm
Hello Redwood Heights School Community, This is Principal Cynthia Bagby. PG&E’s Public Safety Power Shutoff will affect our school. Because of dangerous fire conditions, especially high gusty winds, o ... [More]
PG&E Power Outage Information
Fri, Oct 25 3:52pm
Dear Redwood Heights Families, Most of you may have received the latest robocall from OUSD Communication Manager John Sasaki about upcoming PG&E power outages. Based on the latest information from P ... [More]
SPECIAL AUCTION ANNOUNCEMENT! Times Running Out!
Thu, Oct 24 8:51pm
SPECIAL AUCTION ANNOUNCEMENT! NOW AVAILABLE FOR ONLINE BIDDING!! This year we’ve decided to expand this opportunity to score the highly coveted Classroom Art Projects to the entire RHS community for ... [More]
ATTENTION!!! TODAY IS FALL CARNIVAL from 10 am to 3 pm - COME AND JOIN!
Sat, Oct 19 8:20am
Hey everyone! The most beloved event for our kids at the school, our FAMOUS DAD'S CLUB FALL CARNIVAL is about to start and we are so excited to have your family there. Lots of fun booths with amaz ... [More]
Online Auction - Let the Bidding Begin!
Thu, Oct 17 11:11pm
LET THE BIDDING BEGIN! The Online Auction is now open until 11/2. https://events.readysetauction.com/redwoodheightspta/auction2019 There are over 300 exciting Bay Area items including: Restaurants ... [More]
Don't Miss Out on the Fun!
Wed, Oct 16 12:09pm
There is so much FUN to be had this week! And hear is the info you'll need... This month we welcome graphic novelist and illustrator Gene Luen Yang. You'll probably hear from your kids that he gave ... [More]
LOST AND FOUND
Thu, Oct 10 1:39pm
Hello Everybody! The lost and found rack is buckling under the pressure from many, many items. PLEASE come look for clothing items you may be missing. We will be bagging it all up at the end of da ... [More]
Happy Fall Family Event - our Dad's Club CARNIVAL is coming up soon - 10/19 starting at 10 am
Wed, Oct 9 5:02pm
Hey RHS families! Please keep this day marked in your calendar for your kids and come to our annual DAD'S CLUB FALL CARNIVAL on Saturday, 10/19 starting from 10 am to 3 pm Lots of fun games, boo ... [More]
Rec Center Update for PG&E Power Outage
Wed, Oct 9 2:53pm
Rec center update: Good morning parents Unfortunately the Redwood Heights Recreation Center (as well as other centers) will remain closed on Thursday October 10 & it is still possible that we will be ... [More]
POPSICLE SALE EXTENDED!!!
Wed, Oct 9 9:34am
The 4th Grade Nature Bridge Benefit will continue through the end of October! This week we will offer popcorn too - from the very LOCAL Peter's Kettle Corn. Come try either Cheddar or Classic Kettle ... [More]
Power Shutdown Information 10/8/19
Tue, Oct 8 1:49pm
Dear Redwood Heights Families, You may have read in the news, some cities in Northern California are experiencing preventative power shutdowns due to the possibility of power lines sparking wildfires ... [More]
Shoo the Flu Volunteer request
Mon, Oct 7 11:21am
Hello Everybody! As you know, Shoo the Flu will be giving free flu shots tomorrow. We need a few parent volunteers to help with collecting students from classrooms, and to comfort nervous students. ... [More]
Last Day to Order RHS School Photos is This Friday!
Tue, Oct 1 9:50pm
Last Day to Order RHS School Photos is This Friday! Order your child’s school portraits by Friday, October 4. https://lorifullerphotography.shootproof.com/gallery/rhs2019 2018-2019 school photos: ... [More]
Highlights: October Edition
Tue, Oct 1 7:27pm
Hello Wonderful RHS Community, Grab that evening cup of tea, and snuggle up and relax with some awesome news... This may be a long read! But, it's just enough to fill your hearts with joy! You've pr ... [More]
International Walk & Roll to School Day! Wednesday Oct 2
Tue, Oct 1 1:31pm
Join the fun on International Walk & Roll to School Day Wednesday, October 2, 2019 The students, parents, and teachers at Redwood Heights will celebrate International Walk & Roll to School Day on ... [More]
Friendly Reminder: Dad's Club Meeting on 10/1 at 7 pm (EVERYONE can come, yes Moms & Dads)
Sat, Sep 28 9:37pm
Hello! Our monthly meeting is coming up again. EVERYONE CAN COME (Yes, Moms & Dads) to our meetings and be part of the Dad's Club! WHEN: next Tuesday, 10/1 starting at 7 pm WHERE: Monaghan's on th ... [More]
Fri, Sep 27 1:50pm
Dear Redwood Heights Families, Click on the link below for your RHS Spotlight on Learning https://www.smore.com/qaku7 Please feel free to contact me at email@example.com or 510-531-6644. Better ... [More]
Spotlight on Learning 9/23/19
Tue, Sep 24 6:55pm
Dear Redwood Heights Families, Click on the link below for your RHS Spotlight on Learning https://www.smore.com/faur1 Please feel free to contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org or 510-531-6644. Better ... [More]
We need Parent Donations for our Auction!!
Tue, Sep 24 10:32am
It's RHS Auction Season and we need YOUR help! It's coming up fast and we need lots of donations, big and small to reach our 100k goal. If you have a business, skill or passion we would LOVE to auctio ... [More]
SAVE THE DATE: Dad's Club SPAGHETTI FEED on 10/4 starting at 6:30 pm
Sun, Sep 22 10:55am
Hello everyone! Just a quick reminder, that in 2 weeks our FAMOUS SPAGHETTI FEED is happening. So put it in your calendar to make sure you won't miss it! WHEN: October 4th from 6:30 to 8:30 pm WHE ... [More]
RHS Donors Choose
Fri, Sep 20 4:59pm
Dear Redwood Heights Families, Click on the link below to review our RHS Donors Choose request. https://www.smore.com/0zruf Please feel free to contact me at email@example.com or 510-531-6644. ... [More]
Don't Miss This!
Wed, Sep 18 12:11pm
Good Morning RHS Community, Please grab a cup of coffee or tea on this rainy day, and read through this September Edition of the Highlights! I promise you, you'll Fall in love with the news as it warm ... [More]
LAST FRIENDLY REMINDER: Dad's Club Social BBQ & Hang out tomorrow from 2 to 6 pm
Fri, Sep 13 8:02pm
Hello everyone! Come and enjoy our start of the year opening Dad's club SOCIAL BBQ @ HANG OUT at Christophe & Rod's house from 2 to 6 pm. Please sign up at if you come... See you there The Dad's club
Library Committee Meeting THURSDAY SEP 12TH @ PEET's
Mon, Sep 9 12:03pm
The library committee will meet at 6 pm on the second Thursday of this month at the new Peet's in Lincoln Square. Come support the library and learn about our amazing community resource. Our first m ... [More]
Friendly Reminder: Dad's Club SOCIAL BBQ & HANG OUT, Saturday 9/14 from 2 to 6 pm
Fri, Sep 6 2:34pm
Hello everyone! YES, our annual SOCIAL BBQ & HANG OUT PARTY is around the corner. We are inviting you to bring the family and enjoy a good BBQ and some nice cool drinks in the backyard of our member ... [More]
Fri, Sep 6 1:24am
Hello Redwood Heights Family! We hope the school year is off to a great start for you and yours. Our first PTA General Meeting will be held on Thursday September 19th. The PTA Board will provide a pot ... [More]
Friendly Reminder: Dad's Club Meeting tomorrow, 9/3 at 7 pm (EVERYONE can come, yes Moms & Dads)
Mon, Sep 2 7:34pm
EVERYONE CAN COME (Yes, Moms & Dads) to our meetings and be part of the Dad's Club! WHEN: next Tuesday, 9/3 starting at 7 pm WHERE: Monaghan's on the Hill, 2820 Mountain Blvd, Oakland We are looki ... [More]
School Picture Make-up Day WEDNESDAY 9/4/19
Fri, Aug 30 1:40pm
RHS Photo Makeup Day - Wednesday, September 4 If your child was absent or needs a retake, please sign up for your child to be photographed on Makeup Day (image proofs will be available for previewing ... [More]
Spotlight on Learning: Week of 8/26/19
Thu, Aug 29 5:14pm
Dear Redwood Heights Families, Click on the link below for your RHS Spotlight on Learning https://www.smore.com/vax2h Please feel free to contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org or 510-531-6644. Better ... [More]
NEW TIME!!! STARTING AT 2 PM to 6 PM: DAD's CLUB SOCIAL HANG OUT & BBQ on 9/14
Wed, Aug 28 8:15am
Hello everyone! The Dad's Club is hosting its SOCIAL BBQ & HANG OUT. We are inviting you to bring the family and enjoy a good BBQ and some nice cool drinks in the backyard of our members Christophe ... [More]
YEAH! First RHS Dad's Club meeting is just ONE week away! 9/3 at 7 pm! EVERYBODY (Yes, Mom or/and Dad) is WELCOME!
Tue, Aug 27 9:43pm
Dear parents & guardians! The RHS Dad's Club is announcing its first meeting this coming Tuesday and welcomes everyone (yes, Moms or/and Dads). Are you new and want to participate in our amazing com ... [More]
Picture days Tomorrow and Wednesday
Mon, Aug 26 3:33pm
Picture days at RHS are tomorrow, Tuesday Aug. 27th, and Wednesday, Aug. 28th. Please look at the schedule below to see which day your child's class will be getting their pictures taken. Tuesday, ... [More]
Cambodian Dance Class
Wed, Aug 21 1:45pm
Hello RHS families, We have a wonderful after-school class called Cambodian Dance that is offered to all grade levels every year by one of our teachers, Ms. Neou. The class culminates in April with ... [More]
Spotlight on Learning: Week of 8/18/19
Wed, Aug 21 10:49am
Dear Redwood Heights Families, I've found a better platform for creating newsletters. You will receive the link here to the newsletter, in addition to getting it directly through the new platform, Smo ... [More]
Tue, Aug 20 7:35pm
We hope that everyone had a great first week of school! And hopefully we have all adjusted to a the full days of school ahead of us. To get the best use out of Konstella (our one stop shop for school ... [More]
RHS SCHOOL PORTRAITS 8/27 & 8/28
Mon, Aug 19 9:30pm
Mark your calendars for school portraits! Please see attachment for your class's date and a volunteering opportunity.
Fri, Aug 16 12:15am
Information about enrichment classes are up on the Redwood Heights Website, under the Extend Day submenu: https://www.ousd.org/domain/5352 Please enroll your children as soon as possible. The deadline ... [More]
RHS alumni & local girl scouts special project
Thu, Aug 15 9:25am
Welcome RHS community, A few RHS alumni and local girl scouts worked on a special project to share with the RHS community called the buddy bench. They created a short video to explain and share how i ... [More]