December 5, 2018


December 5, 2018
Previous Weekly 


12/6                 Instrumental Music (Orchestra,Band, Chorus) Concert 6:30 PM

12/7                 Made By Me + Variety Show Registration 6:30 -8:00PM

12/10               Variety Show Registration – (main office)  9:00-11:00AM

12/10               Speech Tournament Meetings 
12/13               First and Second Grade Musical 6PM in the GYM

12/18               Variety Show Mandatory Act Leader Meeting 7:00PM MPR

12/21               Winter Parties 1:20-2:20PM

12/22-1/7/19    No School – Winter Break

1/8/19              Classes resume at 8:00 AM

1/17/19            Bulldog Bash hosted by Amanda Manczak + Katie Karam


Attention Parents of First and Second Graders:  A Message from Your Music Teachers
Your first and second grade child’s musical concert is on Thursday, December 13th @ 6PM in the Roslyn Road Gym. Mark your calendars now!   It would be great if students could dress up for this special night.  Please see the attached note for additional details.  Click here.

Attention Parents and Students in Fourth and Fifth Grades:  Speech Tournament Important Meeting
We want to encourage ALL 4
th and 5th grade students to sign up for the Speech Tournament on March 9, 2019! This is an opportunity that none of you will want to miss.

Mrs. Katz & Mrs. Lowery will have information meetings to go over the details so you can participate in this year’s Speech Tournament.

Information Meeting:  

Monday, December 10th

4th Grade Students….2:00-2:20

5th Grade Students….2:20-2:30

*Please bring your iPad to the meeting in the 4th and 5th grade pod areas.

VARIETY SHOW – Important Dates and Forms

Registration will be held on Friday 12/7 @ Made by Me + Monday 12/10 9:00-11:00AM.   Save Friday, 1/25/19 for the 27th annual Variety Show @ BHS and Wed 1/23 for the dress rehearsal.  Mandatory Act Parent meeting will be held Tuesday 12/18 7:00PM in Roslyn’s MPR.  Interested in VS committee?  No drama experience necessary! Contact Simone Zorzy  
Variety Show Important Dates
Variety Show Information Sheet
Contract of Conduct
Registration Form 

MADE BY ME – volunteer for the 12/7 event

Preregistration has ended and the Made By Me chairs are ordering the materials for the Friday 12/7/18 event.  Volunteers are happily accepted for this event, especially BHS and middle school students!        Volunteer:  Questions?  Amanda Manczak     


BOXTOPS Contest – Please send by Friday, 12/7

Those $0.10 squares add up fast! Send your kids to class with a bag of Boxtops by Friday December 7th.  Classroom with the most wins Favorite Team Day!!!   Roslyn’s lifetime BoxTops earnings are $23,158!  Questions?  Jessica Bern    Box Tops Collection Flyer



Celebrate Roslyn Bulldogs with this tree ornament or tie it to presents as a present-topper! Hit the “SHOP NOW” button on Roslyn’s Facebook page or choose “MERCHANDISE” at this link  Questions?  Sheila Schneider

Barrington 220 Librarians  e-Newsletters
Throughout the 2018-2019 school year, Barrington 220 teacher librarians will share with you tips and tools for supporting your child's literacy growth whether online or offline. We will be using an e-newsletter format for ease of access. Future e-journals will focus on creating content (media and visual literacy); communicating and sharing content (digital and global citizenship) and highlight Barrington 220 resources appropriate for each spotlighted literacy and/or skill. We hope you enjoy these e-journals!
November Intellectual Property

ARTSONIA – your student’s artwork!

Roslyn’s art teachers make your student’s art available via  Throughout the year, you will be able to view your student’s artwork and customize items on the site with the artwork.  Log into your account or follow the prompts to reset your password.  New students will be sent an invite as art is uploaded.  Now through 12/13/18, get 25% off one item using promo code HOLIDAYFUNDS18.


MINI-COURSES – Instructors needed by 12/12/18

Minicourses are almost here!  Consider teaching a course for Roslyn’s fun 4-week program 2/11-3/11/19.  The time commitment is only 4classes and you get to choose your day, the number of students and grade levels you wish to teach!  Grab a friend and volunteer for this Roslyn tradition.  We need a variety of classes like arts-n-crafts, baking, legos and yoga – or whatever your special talent is! Questions?  Molly Fischel    FLYER  


TEACHER TRIBUTES – honor Roslyn teachers here

Honor Roslyn staff with a donation (any amount) through the Barrington 220 Educational Foundation’s Teacher Tribute program!   Honorees receive personalized seasonal cards to commemorate your donation and are acknowledged on the Educational Foundation’s website.  Delivery is the week before Winter Break.  Gifts must be received by December 11, 2018. Click here 2018 Holiday Teacher Tribute to make your Holiday Teacher Tribute donation.


BULLDOG BASHES – don’t miss!

Bulldog Bashes are fundraiser events where a Roslyn host donates an event & Roslyn parents meet up!  Hit the “SHOP NOW” button on Roslyn’s Facebook page or choose “Events” at this link  Questions?  Krissy Lohmeyer

1/17 @ 7pm - Ladies Night at the Manczak Home $30/person

2/7 @ 6pm - Ciao Bella Italian Cooking 101 at the Beaubien Home $35/person SOLD OUT

2/9 @ 7:30pm - Guys Poker Night at the Lohmeyer Home $100/person



Teacher Treasures are unique experiences generously donated + funded by our Roslyn staff.  It’s an opportunity for your child to play games, bake cookies or bowl with their favorite staff!  100% of the fee is donated back to Roslyn PTO.  Quantities are limited.  Hit the blue “SHOP NOW” button on Roslyn’s Facebook page or choose “Events” at this link  Questions?  Krissy Lohmeyer


YEARBOOK – upload any Fall Events!

Please upload pictures from Roslyn (not pictures taken at home) from fall Roslyn events!  We are creating those pages now.  Upload via this link all year long in under 30 seconds from your cell!  Super quick uploads from your cell or desktop here: Questions?  Niki Schmidt 


PTO Dues 2018-19

Roslyn PTO dues funds Field Day, yearbook and Halloween/Holiday classroom parties.  Hit the “SHOP NOW” button on Roslyn’s Facebook page or choose “DUES” at this link   Questions?  Jennifer Kelly


I love Roslyn!!  Roslyn magnets – for Car or Fridge

Bulldog pride proudly displayed with these 5.5” round magnets!  Hold your student’s report cards, artwork or place on your car!  Order + pay here and it will be sent home in your child’s folder.  Click here for pic:  Questions?  Sheila Schneider


AmazonSmile donates to Roslyn

Amazon donates to Roslyn quarterly just because you are shopping!  Nothing changes with your shopping experience, except you are giving to Roslyn.  Register:  Questions?  Amanda Manczak



It’s full of winter jackets, hats and more!  Please have your child look for any of their missing pieces and keep labeling items-- they can get returned to their rightful owner!  Before winter break, any unclaimed items will be donated so be sure to check when you are up at school for events.


HEINEN’S – Have you renewed this year?

EXPIRED!!   Beginning in July, every year you must stop at Heinen’s Customer Service counter to designate your earnings to Roslyn!  Questions?  Amanda Manczak


Harlem Wizards Basketball Team returns 2/22/19

Save the date!  The world famous Harlem Wizards basketball team returns to Barrington to play at BHS 7:00pm on Friday 2/22/19.   Questions?  Amanda Manczak


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THANK YOU – Shout outs: 

  • Thanks to the LOHMEYER + ZORZY families for hosting Bulldog Bashes last week.

Paul Kirk
Principal, Roslyn Road School