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October 19, 2018

MRHE FAMILY UPDATE Week of October 22, 2018

MRHE FAMILY UPDATE

Week of October 22, 2018

 

ARRIVAL

 

As a reminder, morning supervision begins at 7:15 AM.  Students should not arrive before this time. Thank you!

DISMISSAL

 

Dismissal is at 2:40PM. Please be prompt in arriving to pick up children at the end of the school day. Thank you!

 

Important Notices:  

 
  1. During arrival and dismissal, please do your best to not block the driveways of our neighbors on Glades, Bellevue, and Princeton.  Also, please drive slowly and carefully on your way to and from school.

  2. When participating in the carpool line, please do not drive around other cars in the circle drive.  

Thanks in advance for helping us be good neighbors and helping to keeping our students safe! It is appreciated.

 

Character Challenge from Dr. Adams - Quote of the Week

 

"The strength of the team is each individual member. The strength of each member is the team." – Phil Jackson   

 

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Monday, October 22, 3:30-7:30pm - ELEM Parent-Teacher Conferences

Wednesday, October 24, 3:30-7:30pm - ELEM Parent-Teacher Conferences

Friday, October 26 - NO SCHOOL - Fall Break

Monday, October 29 - NO SCHOOL - Professional Development for Teachers

Tuesday, October 30 - November 2 - Red Ribbon Week

Tuesday, October 30, 5-8:00pm - ELEM Night at Raising Cane’s

Wednesday, October 31, 1:15-2:15pm - Fall Classroom Parties

Mon-Friday, November 5-9 - ELEM Scholastic Book Fair

Tuesday, November 6 - Early Release Day, Dismissal at 12:50 pm

Tuesday, November 6, 5-8:00pm - ELEM Night at Dairy Queen

Thursday, November 8, 7:30am-10am - Veterans/Special Friends Celebration

Thursday, November 8, 6-7:00pm - 6th Grade Concert

Sunday, November 11, 1-3:00pm - MRHE Community Garden - End of Season Clean Up

Tuesday, November 13 - Picture Retake Day

Saturday, November 17, 6:00pm - ECC/ELEM Trivia Night

Tuesday, November 20, 5-8:00pm - ELEM Night at Raising Cane’s

Wed-Friday, November 21-23 - NO SCHOOL - Thanksgiving Break


 

Visit the MRH School District Calendar online to see all upcoming MRH events.

 

MRHE PTO NEWS FLASH:

 

Thank you to everyone who signed up to lead in positions and/or help with events!

Did you know that our PTO is on Facebook? And that you can get text reminders for PTO events?  Check it out!

Find us here on Facebook: MRH Elementary PTO Facebook Group

You can also sign up for text reminders here: Sign up for Text Reminders

 

The PTO is also beginning to collect items for our fall parties.  We would be grateful if you could send in:

-Paper Towel rolls

-Packing paper (Like out of Amazon boxes)

-Plastic water/ soda bottle lids

 

LATEST ELEM NEWS:

NEW:  Chicken Steward Orientation will be held on Saturday, November 3rd at 11:00am. MRH Elementary is excited to announce that our chicks have moved to their outdoor coop in The Living Exhibit, our school garden. If your home is interested in becoming Chicken Stewards, please visit our online sign up page to pick a week or weekend that works for your schedule. www.volunteersignup.org/MXDCL

 

Chicken Steward Orientation will be held on Saturday, November 3rd at 11:00am.

 

If you have questions, please do not hesitate to contact Jessica Mathis via email at Jessica.mathis@mrhschools.net

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NEW:  

 

SPIRIT WEAR PRE-ORDER:  Purchase a variety of cool-weather & limited edition items just in time for seasonal weather and holiday gifting.

View the MRH SPIRIT WEAR FALL Brochure and Order Form here

 

The deadline for orders is Fri., Nov 9th, and orders will be delivered via backpacks in December, time for holiday gifting.  Orders can be placed by printing and returning completed form with payment to your child’s teacher or the main office OR (recommended) online at mrhpto.org/spiritwear


 

NEW:  IMPORTANT Fall Party Guidelines:

October 31 Fall Party Guidelines   

Fall parties will be held on Wednesday October 31 from 1:15 to 2:15pm.**

The MRHE PTO will coordinate and host consistent parties for all grade levels and will include a snack, drink, and activity.  

 

Parents are welcome to attend.  Please read through the following guidelines to ensure a great party for everyone!

??  PTO will provide the snacks and drinks.  Please do not send in additional treats due to allergy concerns throughout the building.

??  Costumes are not required. Your child may choose to bring in a simple costume that can be quickly put on over clothing for the party time. Please no weapons, masks, hair paint or makeup.  Students should not come to school wearing costumes.

??  Let your child’s teacher know if you prefer them to join the alternate party instead of their classroom party.   This option will be provided by our principals.

 

**Please note: Students leaving school early after a room party need to be checked out in the main office. Parent/Guardian/Adult Designee must sign a completed EARLY PICK-UP form. Leaving school early will reflect on student attendance record.


 

 

Look for the permission form for Artsonia in your child's backpack.  

Our school is creating online student art portfolios on

Artsonia.com.  Artsonia manages student art portfolios in a safe and educational manner, developing students' pride and self-esteem and involving parents and relatives in arts education.  We need your permission to create a digital portfolio of your child's artwork. Please look for the permission form for Artsonia in your child’s backpack.

*create a student art portfolio   

*add family to your child's fan club   

*review website comments

*support the school arts program


 

MRH Elementary is in need of empty coffee cans with lids for a large organizational project. Please rinse out and send in your coffee cans with lids to school with your student, or drop them off in the main office.  And THANK YOU!



 


 

MARK YOUR CALENDAR and make plans to attend the ECC & ELEMENTARY PTO Trivia Night Saturday Night, November 17 - click link below to order tickets!

ECC&ELEM PTO TRIVIA NIGHT Tickets

 


 

MRHE Garden Volunteers and Chicken Stewards Needed!

Please consider joining our community garden by becoming a garden member or chicken steward! No green thumb required! For more information on either of these stewardship programs, please email Mrs. Mathis at jessica.mathis@mrhscools.net

Ready to sign up? Click on the following links to visit our online sign up!

Garden Volunteers:  www.volunteersignup.org/3QQF3

Chicken Stewards:  www.volunteersignup.org/MXDCL

 

 

MRH Youth Sports Update

 

Registration for MRH Youth Sports Basketball Teams and Wrestling Club will be  October 1-14th, 2018. More details on our website under “our programs”.

 

The 2018-2019 Basketball Season Timeline:

REGISTRATION BEGINS: 10/1/18 at www.mrhys.org

REGISTRATION ENDS: 10/14/18

 

PRACTICES BEGIN: NOVEMBER- DECEMBER (VARIES BY GRADE) AND ARE PRIMARILY MONDAY- FRIDAY AT MRHE, ECC and other local gyms.  Practice schedules vary by grade and are up the the coach. Typically practices are once per week for lower grades and twice per week for some older grades, at the discretion of coach and subject to gym availability.

 

GAMES BEGIN: JANUARY 5, 2019

GAMES END : Early March

 

Boys and Girls in grades 1st grade-8th can register.

Cost is $110.00 per player.

 

Teams are limited in size to 10 players.  A waitlist be begin once 10 players are registered for each grade. If there are 16 total players and another coach, we can have an additional team. All players interested in playing must be registered by October 14th.  

 

8 games are played at The Center of Clayton , Clayton High School and Wydown Middle School.

 

You must have made payment arrangements for any past due balance in order to register.  

 

Financial Aid is available to those who apply and qualify.  Financial Aid application form is online at www.mrhys.org under “News”.

 

2018-2019 Wrestling Club Timeline:

MRH Youth Sports Wrestling Club will start in late November and end in Mid February. No experience is necessary.  Kids from KG-8th grade are invited to join this club!

2nd grade and younger will practice one night per week.  Grades 3-8 will practice 2 nights per week. Each division is limited to 20 children.  The cost will be $40.00. Additional fees will apply if kids participate in tournaments.

 

Financial Aid is available to those who apply and qualify.  Financial Aid application form is online at www.mrhys.org under “News”.

 

If you have additional questions, please email mrhyouthsports@gmail.com

 

MRH Spirit Wear! This year spirit wear is rolling out a new, fun way to get some new MRH gear!  There will be a monthly order available with new items offered each month! These items will not be available after this limited time sale, so make sure to get yours today!  Our Spirit wear is also now finally launched on our new PTO website! Go take a look around! www.mrhpto.org

 

Peanut and Tree nut snack suggestion list

When choosing a peanut free snack for your child’s class, it is important to ALWAYS check the label on the package to make sure it is free of peanuts and nuts of all kinds. Click here for a list of ideas and information regarding peanut free alternatives.

And as always, all food items must be accompanied by a complete ingredients list and prescreened by Nurse Kathryn for any allergies or sensitivities.


 

Reporting a Student Absence:  If your child is going to be late or absent from school, please call the MRHE 24 hour Attendance Line at 256-7202 or email the Attendance Office at kris.ricks@mrhschools.net.  Please include the student’s name, grade and the reason for absence.  If your child is not in school, and we have not received verification of the absence from an adult guardian we will attempt to reach you by phone at the home number on file in the office.

 

Friendly Reminder: Visitors to MRH buildings should ring the doorbell and be prepared to explain the reason for their visit. When entering the building, please sign in and pick up a Visitor’s Pass in the Main Office before moving past the Atrium.

 

Links:

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October 12, 2018

MRHE FAMILY UPDATE Week of October 15, 2018

MRHE FAMILY UPDATE

Week of October 15, 2018

 

ARRIVAL

 

As a reminder, morning supervision begins at 7:15 AM.  Students should not arrive before this time. Thank you!

DISMISSAL

 

Dismissal is at 2:40PM. Please be prompt in arriving to pick up children at the end of the school day. Thank you!

 

Important Notices:  

 
  1. During arrival and dismissal, please do your best to not block the driveways of our neighbors on Glades, Bellevue, and Princeton.  Also, please drive slowly and carefully on your way to and from school.

  2. When participating in the carpool line, please do not drive around other cars in the circle drive.  

Thanks in advance for helping us be good neighbors and helping to keeping our students safe! It is appreciated.

 

Community Well - Quote of the Week

 

  "What you do has far greater impact than what you say." - Stephen Covey

 

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Monday, October 22, 3:30-7:30pm - ELEM Parent-Teacher Conferences

Wednesday, October 24, 3:30-7:30pm - ELEM Parent-Teacher Conferences

Friday, October 26 - NO SCHOOL - Fall Break

Monday, October 29 - NO SCHOOL - Professional Development for Teachers

Tuesday, October 30, 5-8:00pm - ELEM Night at Raising Cane’s

Wednesday, October 31, 1:15pm - Fall Classroom Parties

Mon-Friday, November 5 - ELEM Scholastic Book Fair

Tuesday, November 6 - Early Release Day, Dismissal at 12:50 pm

Tuesday, November 6, 5-8:00pm - ELEM Night at Dairy Queen

Thursday, November 8, 7:30am-10am - Veterans/Special Friends Celebration

Thursday, November 8, 6-7:00pm - 6th Grade Concert

Sunday, November 11, 1-3:00pm - MRHE Community Garden - End of Season Clean Up

Tuesday, November 13 - Picture Retake Day

Saturday, November 17, 6:00pm - ECC/ELEM Trivia Night

Tuesday, November 20, 5-8:00pm - ELEM Night at Raising Cane’s

Wed-Friday, November 21-23 - NO SCHOOL - Thanksgiving Break


 

Visit the MRH School District Calendar online to see all upcoming MRH events.

 

MRHE PTO NEWS FLASH:

 

Thank you to everyone who signed up to lead in positions and/or help with events!

 

We need volunteers for Homecoming! Please sign up here: Homecoming Sign Up

 

Did you know that our PTO is on Facebook? And that you can get text reminders for PTO events?  Check it out!

Find us here on Facebook: MRH Elementary PTO Facebook Group

You can also sign up for text reminders here: Sign up for Text Reminders

 

The PTO is also beginning to collect items for our fall parties.  We would be grateful if you could send in:

-Paper Towel rolls

-Packing paper (Like out of Amazon boxes)

-Plastic water/ soda bottle lids


LATEST ELEM NEWS:

NEW:  

Look for the permission form for Artsonia in your child's backpack.  

Our school is creating online student art portfolios on

Artsonia.com.  Artsonia manages student art portfolios in a safe and educational manner, developing students' pride and self-esteem and involving parents and relatives in arts education.  We need your permission to create a digital portfolio of your child's artwork. Please look for the permission form for Artsonia in your child’s backpack.

*create a student art portfolio   

*add family to your child's fan club   

*review website comments

*support the school arts program


 

NEW:  MRH Elementary is in need of empty coffee cans with lids for a large organizational project. Please rinse out and send in your coffee cans with lids to school with your student, or drop them off in the main office.  And THANK YOU!














 


 

MARK YOUR CALENDAR and make plans to attend the ECC & ELEMENTARY PTO Trivia Night Saturday Night, November 17 - click link below to order tickets!

ECC&ELEM PTO TRIVIA NIGHT Tickets

 


 

MRHE Garden Volunteers and Chicken Stewards Needed!

Please consider joining our community garden by becoming a garden member or chicken steward! No green thumb required! For more information on either of these stewardship programs, please email Mrs. Mathis at jessica.mathis@mrhscools.net

Ready to sign up? Click on the following links to visit our online sign up!

Garden Volunteers:  www.volunteersignup.org/3QQF3

Chicken Stewards:  www.volunteersignup.org/MXDCL

 

 

MRH Youth Sports Update

 

Registration for MRH Youth Sports Basketball Teams and Wrestling Club will be  October 1-14th, 2018. More details on our website under “our programs”.

 

The 2018-2019 Basketball Season Timeline:

REGISTRATION BEGINS: 10/1/18 at www.mrhys.org

REGISTRATION ENDS: 10/14/18

 

PRACTICES BEGIN: NOVEMBER- DECEMBER (VARIES BY GRADE) AND ARE PRIMARILY MONDAY- FRIDAY AT MRHE, ECC and other local gyms.  Practice schedules vary by grade and are up the the coach. Typically practices are once per week for lower grades and twice per week for some older grades, at the discretion of coach and subject to gym availability.

 

GAMES BEGIN: JANUARY 5, 2019

GAMES END : Early March

 

Boys and Girls in grades 1st grade-8th can register.

Cost is $110.00 per player.

 

Teams are limited in size to 10 players.  A waitlist be begin once 10 players are registered for each grade. If there are 16 total players and another coach, we can have an additional team. All players interested in playing must be registered by October 14th.  

 

8 games are played at The Center of Clayton , Clayton High School and Wydown Middle School.

 

You must have made payment arrangements for any past due balance in order to register.  

 

Financial Aid is available to those who apply and qualify.  Financial Aid application form is online at www.mrhys.org under “News”.

 

2018-2019 Wrestling Club Timeline:

MRH Youth Sports Wrestling Club will start in late November and end in Mid February. No experience is necessary.  Kids from KG-8th grade are invited to join this club!

2nd grade and younger will practice one night per week.  Grades 3-8 will practice 2 nights per week. Each division is limited to 20 children.  The cost will be $40.00. Additional fees will apply if kids participate in tournaments.

 

Financial Aid is available to those who apply and qualify.  Financial Aid application form is online at www.mrhys.org under “News”.

 

If you have additional questions, please email mrhyouthsports@gmail.com

 

MRH Spirit Wear! This year spirit wear is rolling out a new, fun way to get some new MRH gear!  There will be a monthly order available with new items offered each month! These items will not be available after this limited time sale, so make sure to get yours today!  Our Spirit wear is also now finally launched on our new PTO website! Go take a look around! www.mrhpto.org

 

Peanut and Tree nut snack suggestion list

When choosing a peanut free snack for your child’s class, it is important to ALWAYS check the label on the package to make sure it is free of peanuts and nuts of all kinds. Click here for a list of ideas and information regarding peanut free alternatives.

And as always, all food items must be accompanied by a complete ingredients list and prescreened by Nurse Kathryn for any allergies or sensitivities.


 

Reporting a Student Absence:  If your child is going to be late or absent from school, please call the MRHE 24 hour Attendance Line at 256-7202 or email the Attendance Office at kris.ricks@mrhschools.net.  Please include the student’s name, grade and the reason for absence.  If your child is not in school, and we have not received verification of the absence from an adult guardian we will attempt to reach you by phone at the home number on file in the office.

 

Friendly Reminder: Visitors to MRH buildings should ring the doorbell and be prepared to explain the reason for their visit. When entering the building, please sign in and pick up a Visitor’s Pass in the Main Office before moving past the Atrium.

 

Links:

Permalink


October 12, 2018

MRHE FAMILY UPDATE Week of October 15, 2018

MRHE FAMILY UPDATE

Week of October 15, 2018

 

ARRIVAL

 

As a reminder, morning supervision begins at 7:15 AM.  Students should not arrive before this time. Thank you!

DISMISSAL

 

Dismissal is at 2:40PM. Please be prompt in arriving to pick up children at the end of the school day. Thank you!

 

Important Notices:  

 
  1. During arrival and dismissal, please do your best to not block the driveways of our neighbors on Glades, Bellevue, and Princeton.  Also, please drive slowly and carefully on your way to and from school.

  2. When participating in the carpool line, please do not drive around other cars in the circle drive.  

Thanks in advance for helping us be good neighbors and helping to keeping our students safe! It is appreciated.

 

Community Well - Quote of the Week

 

  "What you do has far greater impact than what you say." - Stephen Covey

 

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Monday, October 22, 3:30-7:30pm - ELEM Parent-Teacher Conferences

Wednesday, October 24, 3:30-7:30pm - ELEM Parent-Teacher Conferences

Friday, October 26 - NO SCHOOL - Fall Break

Monday, October 29 - NO SCHOOL - Professional Development for Teachers

Tuesday, October 30, 5-8:00pm - ELEM Night at Raising Cane’s

Wednesday, October 31, 1:15pm - Fall Classroom Parties

Mon-Friday, November 5 - ELEM Scholastic Book Fair

Tuesday, November 6 - Early Release Day, Dismissal at 12:50 pm

Tuesday, November 6, 5-8:00pm - ELEM Night at Dairy Queen

Thursday, November 8, 7:30am-10am - Veterans/Special Friends Celebration

Thursday, November 8, 6-7:00pm - 6th Grade Concert

Sunday, November 11, 1-3:00pm - MRHE Community Garden - End of Season Clean Up

Tuesday, November 13 - Picture Retake Day

Saturday, November 17, 6:00pm - ECC/ELEM Trivia Night

Tuesday, November 20, 5-8:00pm - ELEM Night at Raising Cane’s

Wed-Friday, November 21-23 - NO SCHOOL - Thanksgiving Break


 

Visit the MRH School District Calendar online to see all upcoming MRH events.

 

MRHE PTO NEWS FLASH:

 

Thank you to everyone who signed up to lead in positions and/or help with events!

 

We need volunteers for Homecoming! Please sign up here: Homecoming Sign Up

 

Did you know that our PTO is on Facebook? And that you can get text reminders for PTO events?  Check it out!

Find us here on Facebook: MRH Elementary PTO Facebook Group

You can also sign up for text reminders here: Sign up for Text Reminders

 

The PTO is also beginning to collect items for our fall parties.  We would be grateful if you could send in:

-Paper Towel rolls

-Packing paper (Like out of Amazon boxes)

-Plastic water/ soda bottle lids


LATEST ELEM NEWS:

NEW:  

Look for the permission form for Artsonia in your child's backpack.  

Our school is creating online student art portfolios on

Artsonia.com.  Artsonia manages student art portfolios in a safe and educational manner, developing students' pride and self-esteem and involving parents and relatives in arts education.  We need your permission to create a digital portfolio of your child's artwork. Please look for the permission form for Artsonia in your child’s backpack.

*create a student art portfolio   

*add family to your child's fan club   

*review website comments

*support the school arts program


 

NEW:  MRH Elementary is in need of empty coffee cans with lids for a large organizational project. Please rinse out and send in your coffee cans with lids to school with your student, or drop them off in the main office.  And THANK YOU!














 


 

MARK YOUR CALENDAR and make plans to attend the ECC & ELEMENTARY PTO Trivia Night Saturday Night, November 17 - click link below to order tickets!

ECC&ELEM PTO TRIVIA NIGHT Tickets

 


 

MRHE Garden Volunteers and Chicken Stewards Needed!

Please consider joining our community garden by becoming a garden member or chicken steward! No green thumb required! For more information on either of these stewardship programs, please email Mrs. Mathis at jessica.mathis@mrhscools.net

Ready to sign up? Click on the following links to visit our online sign up!

Garden Volunteers:  www.volunteersignup.org/3QQF3

Chicken Stewards:  www.volunteersignup.org/MXDCL

 

 

MRH Youth Sports Update

 

Registration for MRH Youth Sports Basketball Teams and Wrestling Club will be  October 1-14th, 2018. More details on our website under “our programs”.

 

The 2018-2019 Basketball Season Timeline:

REGISTRATION BEGINS: 10/1/18 at www.mrhys.org

REGISTRATION ENDS: 10/14/18

 

PRACTICES BEGIN: NOVEMBER- DECEMBER (VARIES BY GRADE) AND ARE PRIMARILY MONDAY- FRIDAY AT MRHE, ECC and other local gyms.  Practice schedules vary by grade and are up the the coach. Typically practices are once per week for lower grades and twice per week for some older grades, at the discretion of coach and subject to gym availability.

 

GAMES BEGIN: JANUARY 5, 2019

GAMES END : Early March

 

Boys and Girls in grades 1st grade-8th can register.

Cost is $110.00 per player.

 

Teams are limited in size to 10 players.  A waitlist be begin once 10 players are registered for each grade. If there are 16 total players and another coach, we can have an additional team. All players interested in playing must be registered by October 14th.  

 

8 games are played at The Center of Clayton , Clayton High School and Wydown Middle School.

 

You must have made payment arrangements for any past due balance in order to register.  

 

Financial Aid is available to those who apply and qualify.  Financial Aid application form is online at www.mrhys.org under “News”.

 

2018-2019 Wrestling Club Timeline:

MRH Youth Sports Wrestling Club will start in late November and end in Mid February. No experience is necessary.  Kids from KG-8th grade are invited to join this club!

2nd grade and younger will practice one night per week.  Grades 3-8 will practice 2 nights per week. Each division is limited to 20 children.  The cost will be $40.00. Additional fees will apply if kids participate in tournaments.

 

Financial Aid is available to those who apply and qualify.  Financial Aid application form is online at www.mrhys.org under “News”.

 

If you have additional questions, please email mrhyouthsports@gmail.com

 

MRH Spirit Wear! This year spirit wear is rolling out a new, fun way to get some new MRH gear!  There will be a monthly order available with new items offered each month! These items will not be available after this limited time sale, so make sure to get yours today!  Our Spirit wear is also now finally launched on our new PTO website! Go take a look around! www.mrhpto.org

 

Peanut and Tree nut snack suggestion list

When choosing a peanut free snack for your child’s class, it is important to ALWAYS check the label on the package to make sure it is free of peanuts and nuts of all kinds. Click here for a list of ideas and information regarding peanut free alternatives.

And as always, all food items must be accompanied by a complete ingredients list and prescreened by Nurse Kathryn for any allergies or sensitivities.


 

Reporting a Student Absence:  If your child is going to be late or absent from school, please call the MRHE 24 hour Attendance Line at 256-7202 or email the Attendance Office at kris.ricks@mrhschools.net.  Please include the student’s name, grade and the reason for absence.  If your child is not in school, and we have not received verification of the absence from an adult guardian we will attempt to reach you by phone at the home number on file in the office.

 

Friendly Reminder: Visitors to MRH buildings should ring the doorbell and be prepared to explain the reason for their visit. When entering the building, please sign in and pick up a Visitor’s Pass in the Main Office before moving past the Atrium.

 

Links:

Permalink


September 28, 2018

MRHE FAMILY UPDATE Week of October 1, 2018

MRHE FAMILY UPDATE

Week of October 1, 2018

 

ARRIVAL

 

As a reminder, morning supervision begins at 7:15 AM.  Students should not arrive before this time. Thank you!

DISMISSAL

 

Dismissal is at 2:40PM. Please be prompt in arriving to pick up children at the end of the school day. Thank you!

 

Important Notices:  

 
  1. During arrival and dismissal, please do your best to not block the driveways of our neighbors on Glades, Bellevue, and Princeton.  Also, please drive slowly and carefully on your way to and from school.

  2. When participating in the carpool line, please do not drive around other cars in the circle drive.  

Thanks in advance for helping us be good neighbors and helping to keeping our students safe! It is appreciated.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS:

Thursday, October 4 - Fall Picture Day

Tuesday, October 9 - Early Release Day, Dismissal at 12:50 pm

Tuesday, October 9, 5-8:00pm - ELEM Night at Dairy Queen

Thursday, October 11, 6-7:00pm - ELEM PTO Leadership Team

Sunday, October 14 - MRH Youth Sports Basketball and Wrestling Registrations Due

Monday, October 22, 3:30-7:30pm - ELEM Parent-Teacher Conferences

Wednesday, October 24, 3:30-7:30pm - ELEM Parent-Teacher Conferences

Friday, October 26 - NO SCHOOL - Fall Break

Monday, October 29 - NO SCHOOL - Professional Development for Teachers

Tuesday, October 30, 5-8:00pm - ELEM Night at Raising Cane’s

Wednesday, October 31, 1:15pm - Fall Classroom Parties

Mon-Friday, November 5 - ELEM Scholastic Book Fair

Tuesday, November 6 - Early Release Day, Dismissal at 12:50 pm

Tuesday, November 6, 5-8:00pm - ELEM Night at Dairy Queen

Thursday, November 8, 7:30am-10am - Veterans/Special Friends Celebration

Thursday, November 8, 6-7:00pm - 6th Grade Concert

Sunday, November 11, 1-3:00pm - MRHE Community Garden - End of Season Clean Up

Tuesday, November 13 - Picture Retake Day

Saturday, November 17, 6:00pm - ECC/ELEM Trivia Night

Tuesday, November 20, 5-8:00pm - ELEM Night at Raising Cane’s

Wed-Friday, November 21-23 - NO SCHOOL - Thanksgiving Break


 

Visit the MRH School District Calendar online to see all upcoming MRH events.

 

MRHE PTO NEWS FLASH:

 

Thank you to everyone who signed up to lead in positions and/or help with events!

 

We need volunteers for Homecoming! Please sign up here: Homecoming Sign Up

 

Did you know that our PTO is on Facebook? And that you can get text reminders for PTO events?  Check it out!

Find us here on Facebook: MRH Elementary PTO Facebook Group

You can also sign up for text reminders here: Sign up for Text Reminders

 

The PTO is also beginning to collect items for our fall parties.  We would be grateful if you could send in:

-Paper Towel rolls

-Packing paper (Like out of Amazon boxes)

-Plastic water/ soda bottle lids

 

LATEST ELEM NEWS:

 

NEW:  HOMECOMING SPIRIT WEEK CELEBRATION: Every fall during the week leading up to Friday's Homecoming Game (10/12) we celebrate Spirit Week at MRHE. We invite all of our students to participate.

HOMECOMING SPIRIT WEEK

10/8 Monday - Crazy Hair Day

10/9 Tuesday - Athletics Day....Dress like your favorite athlete

10/10 Wednesday - Pajama Day

10/11 Thursday - Mix and Match Day

10/12 Friday - MRH Spirit Day (Blue and White)

NEW:  LAST CHANCE TO ORDER SPECIAL MRH SPIRIT ITEMS!

This is the last week for families, teachers, and the community to pre-order water bottles for the September spirit wear pilot program.  

Families are also welcome to order online if they find it easier:  http://mrhpto.org/spiritwear/

MARK YOUR CALENDAR and make plans to attend the ECC & ELEMENTARY PTO Trivia Night Saturday Night, November 17 - click link below to order tickets!

ECC&ELEM PTO TRIVIA NIGHT Tickets

 

MRHE Garden Volunteers and Chicken Stewards Needed!

Please consider joining our community garden by becoming a garden member or chicken steward! No green thumb required! For more information on either of these stewardship programs, please email Mrs. Mathis at jessica.mathis@mrhscools.net

Ready to sign up? Click on the following links to visit our online sign up!

Garden Volunteers:  www.volunteersignup.org/3QQF3

Chicken Stewards:  www.volunteersignup.org/MXDCL

 

 

MRH Youth Sports Update

 

Registration for MRH Youth Sports Basketball Teams and Wrestling Club will be  October 1-14th, 2018. More details on our website under “our programs”.

 

The 2018-2019 Basketball Season Timeline:

REGISTRATION BEGINS: 10/1/18 at www.mrhys.org

REGISTRATION ENDS: 10/14/18

 

PRACTICES BEGIN: NOVEMBER- DECEMBER (VARIES BY GRADE) AND ARE PRIMARILY MONDAY- FRIDAY AT MRHE, ECC and other local gyms.  Practice schedules vary by grade and are up the the coach. Typically practices are once per week for lower grades and twice per week for some older grades, at the discretion of coach and subject to gym availability.

 

GAMES BEGIN: JANUARY 5, 2019

GAMES END : Early March

 

Boys and Girls in grades 1st grade-8th can register.

Cost is $110.00 per player.

 

Teams are limited in size to 10 players.  A waitlist be begin once 10 players are registered for each grade. If there are 16 total players and another coach, we can have an additional team. All players interested in playing must be registered by October 14th.  

 

8 games are played at The Center of Clayton , Clayton High School and Wydown Middle School.

 

You must have made payment arrangements for any past due balance in order to register.  

 

Financial Aid is available to those who apply and qualify.  Financial Aid application form is online at www.mrhys.org under “News”.

 

2018-2019 Wrestling Club Timeline:

MRH Youth Sports Wrestling Club will start in late November and end in Mid February. No experience is necessary.  Kids from KG-8th grade are invited to join this club!

2nd grade and younger will practice one night per week.  Grades 3-8 will practice 2 nights per week. Each division is limited to 20 children.  The cost will be $40.00. Additional fees will apply if kids participate in tournaments.

 

Financial Aid is available to those who apply and qualify.  Financial Aid application form is online at www.mrhys.org under “News”.

 

If you have additional questions, please email mrhyouthsports@gmail.com

 

MRHE Chickens - CHICKEN CAM IS LIVE!

We are happy to announce we have baby chicks at the Elementary School! Our new flock is scheduled to hatched Wednesday, September 5th.  To watch them hatch live and keep an eye on what's going on from home.

 

Watch Live!

MRH Elementary

CHICKEN CAM


 

MRH Spirit Wear! This year spirit wear is rolling out a new, fun way to get some new MRH gear!  There will be a monthly order available with new items offered each month! These items will not be available after this limited time sale, so make sure to get yours today!  Our Spirit wear is also now finally launched on our new PTO website! Go take a look around! www.mrhpto.org

 

Peanut and Tree nut snack suggestion list

When choosing a peanut free snack for your child’s class, it is important to ALWAYS check the label on the package to make sure it is free of peanuts and nuts of all kinds. Click here for a list of ideas and information regarding peanut free alternatives.

And as always, all food items must be accompanied by a complete ingredients list and prescreened by Nurse Kathryn for any allergies or sensitivities.

 

Mosaic Fun Run Opens Registration

Annual event at the MRH track is the organization's biggest fundraiser of the year.

 

Reporting a Student Absence:  If your child is going to be late or absent from school, please call the MRHE 24 hour Attendance Line at 256-7202 or email the Attendance Office at kris.ricks@mrhschools.net.  Please include the student’s name, grade and the reason for absence.  If your child is not in school, and we have not received verification of the absence from an adult guardian we will attempt to reach you by phone at the home number on file in the office.

 

Friendly Reminder: Visitors to MRH buildings should ring the doorbell and be prepared to explain the reason for their visit. When entering the building, please sign in and pick up a Visitor’s Pass in the Main Office before moving past the Atrium.

 

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