JOIN PTSA TODAY AND STAND A CHANCE TO WIN
When parents, teachers, family members and community members join PTSA, we show our support for students in an impactful and meaningful way. RHMS PTSA has a long history of supporting and enhancing student learning. We do it by providing funding for mini grants, student planners, the WEB Leaders peer-mentoring program, Pantry Packs, Emergency Preparedness supplies, Staff Appreciation and more!   Returning families can renew their PTSA membership and new families can join RHMS PTSA at https://mp.gg/ggktr Everyone who joins RHMS PTSA before October 31st, 2020 will have their name entered into a drawing for the chance to win one of 2 Starbucks gift cards. We understand ... read full article
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Yumna Green 
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RHMS School Counselors Offer Help and Encouragement
If you and your family are finding this new learning situation to be challenging, are struggling financially, or have questions and concerns but aren't sure where to turn, please reach out to the RHMS Counseling Office. The RHMS Counselors have an amazing toolkit and access to resources that may be able to help you and your family through a difficult time. RHMS Counseling Office: Andrea Fields , Registrar Danielle MacDonald , Counselor 6th Grade Carolyn Stelling , Counselor 7th Grade Veronica Nelson , Counselor 8th Grade ... read full article
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Andrea Knott 
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8/21/2020-12/31/2020

Coronavirus Concerns and Resources
Dear Rose Hill Middle School families. RHMS PTSA understands that these are uncertain and unprecedented times that can lead to heightened anxiety and stress for our students and families. For that reason RHMS PTSA has collected a group of links to websites to keep you informed and link you to relevant resources.  RHMS PTSA urges all families who need assistance to contact their RHMS school counselor in addition to the organizations and resources listed below.    RESOURCES School counselors  may have access to additional resources not listed here.   LWSD's COVID-19 Info page  has lots of helpful LWSD resources - everything from how ... read full article
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Membership Meeting TONIGHT at 6pmYumna Green10/6/202010/6/2020
Membership Meeting TONIGHT at 6pm
Please join us for our very first RHMS PTSA Membership Meeting. It will be a short 30 minute meeting. Come and meet the board, hear from our principal and approve our budget and standing rules. Meeting link below. Time: Oct 6, 2020 06:00 PM Pacific Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting https://us04web.zoom.us/j/77469344806?pwd=Mm45bC84Rll2dmFZUHZIcStRYWVRdz09 Meeting ID: 774 6934 4806 Passcode: q50RNg If you have any questions, please email our PTSA President, Yumna Green, at president@rhmsptsa.org   ... read full article
8th Gr. Parent/Guardian Check-in event TONIGHTYumna Green9/21/20209/21/2020
8th Gr. Parent/Guardian Check-in event TONIGHT
The emotional check-in event for parents and guardians of 8th grade students take place TONIGHT, September 21, at 6:15pm. If you missed the 6th and 7th grade check-ins, feel free to join us tonight also. You can join this online event via the following link:  Join Meeting   ... read full article
RHMS Laptop Pickup is August 25, 26, 27!Andrea Knott8/20/20208/27/2020
RHMS Laptop Pickup is August 25, 26, 27!
Parents and Students! It is time to pick up your RHMS-issued laptops for the 2020-21 school year! Laptop Agreement: First things first. All NEW STUDENTS to RHMS must print out and sign the  Laptop Agreement Form and BRING IT WITH YOU when you pick up your student's laptop. ( click here to open the form ) Laptop Pickup: To help the process run smoothly, please closely follow the following pickup guidance and schedules. Pick up laptops at the circle noted on the map sent by Principal Gorder ( click here to see map ). Refer to the schedule below to know when ... read full article
JOIN PTSA TODAY AND STAND A CHANCE TO WINYumna Green10/5/202010/31/2020
JOIN PTSA TODAY AND STAND A CHANCE TO WIN
When parents, teachers, family members and community members join PTSA, we show our support for students in an impactful and meaningful way. RHMS PTSA has a long history of supporting and enhancing student learning. We do it by providing funding for mini grants, student planners, the WEB Leaders peer-mentoring program, Pantry Packs, Emergency Preparedness supplies, Staff Appreciation and more!   Returning families can renew their PTSA membership and new families can join RHMS PTSA at https://mp.gg/ggktr Everyone who joins RHMS PTSA before October 31st, 2020 will have their name entered into a drawing for the chance to win one of 2 Starbucks gift cards. We understand ... read full article
Welcome Message from PTSA PresidentYumna Green8/27/20209/30/2020
Welcome Message from PTSA President
Dear RHMS families,  Welcome to a new school year! 2020-21 is sure to be a year that brings change and challenges for our children – which is why, now more than ever, RHMS PTSA is committed to creating opportunities for community, connection and support for all our families. PTSA = Prepared, Trusted, Steady, Anchored (i.e. “What stays the same?”) PTSA will continue to advocate for all children, will continue to share relevant information and will continue to offer helpful resources and programs for our students and families. For example, we still plan to offer a Reflections Art Competition; provide access ... read full article
RHMS School Counselors Offer Help and EncouragementAndrea Knott8/21/202012/31/2020
RHMS School Counselors Offer Help and Encouragement
If you and your family are finding this new learning situation to be challenging, are struggling financially, or have questions and concerns but aren't sure where to turn, please reach out to the RHMS Counseling Office. The RHMS Counselors have an amazing toolkit and access to resources that may be able to help you and your family through a difficult time. RHMS Counseling Office: Andrea Fields , Registrar Danielle MacDonald , Counselor 6th Grade Carolyn Stelling , Counselor 7th Grade Veronica Nelson , Counselor 8th Grade ... read full article
Volunteers needed on September 23, 2020Yumna Green9/13/20209/23/2020
Volunteers needed on September 23, 2020
RHMS PTSA needs your help to hand out textbooks and learning materials to students/families in their vehicles on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 between 9am and 4pm. This is a new date from what was originally planned. The volunteer day has been divided into 3 different time slots so pick the time slot that works for you.  ALL VOLUNTEERS ARE REQUIRED TO WEAR A MASK, FOLLOW THE ATTESTATION/SCREENING PROCESS UPON ARRIVAL AT THE SCHOOL AND BE LWSD APPROVED.  You can check your LWSD approval status at  https://www.lwsd.org/get-involved/volunteering-in-lwsd    Please review the available volunteer time slots and sign up at  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0c4dacaf2ba46-textbook   Donations to ... read full article
RHMS Remote Learning Quick LinksAndrea Knott8/28/20209/16/2020
RHMS Remote Learning Quick Links
Here is a summary of the helpful links and resources that Principal Gorder ( jgorder@lwsd.org ) shared in the email sent to all RHMS families around 4PM on Friday, August 28th. Be sure to keep an eye out for emails from Principal Gorder, and keep an eye on the school website https://rhms.lwsd.org/  for additional information and resources. Back to School Resources RHMS Remote Learning Schedule   Be sure to review the published remote learning schedule . The first day of school is Tuesday, September 1st. Students will begin in their 1st period class at 9AM. Student Class Schedules Student schedules ... read full article
August 2020 LWSD Family Information SessionsAndrea Knott8/21/20209/15/2020
August 2020 LWSD Family Information Sessions
Two Live Broadcast events were held by a number of District administrators on August 18-19, 2020. These sessions covered updates on the District’s Equity work, Elementary Education, Special Education Services, Secondary Education, Family Technology Supports, and Health & Safety. If you missed the broadcasts, recordings are available on the Return to School Task Force webpage . ... read full article
LWSD Return to School Information SessionsAndrea Knott8/15/20208/20/2020
LWSD Return to School Information Sessions
View all Return to School Updates here .  School starts Tuesday, September 1st!  August 18 & August 19 - Family Information Sessions: Microsoft Teams Live Events LWSD will host two Family Information Sessions next week. These sessions are designed to help answer the questions that families have asked on the topics of equity, special education, elementary programming, secondary (middle school and high school) programming, Classroom Teams and health & safety. Please join us for these events. They will also be recorded and available after the event on the LWSD website . Live captions will be available in   Chinese (simplified), Hindi, Portuguese, ... read full article
Coronavirus Concerns and Resources7/23/202012/31/2020
Coronavirus Concerns and Resources
Dear Rose Hill Middle School families. RHMS PTSA understands that these are uncertain and unprecedented times that can lead to heightened anxiety and stress for our students and families. For that reason RHMS PTSA has collected a group of links to websites to keep you informed and link you to relevant resources.  RHMS PTSA urges all families who need assistance to contact their RHMS school counselor in addition to the organizations and resources listed below.    RESOURCES School counselors  may have access to additional resources not listed here.   LWSD's COVID-19 Info page  has lots of helpful LWSD resources - everything from how ... read full article
Curriculum Night Videos - Available On DemandAndrea Knott9/25/202010/17/2020
Curriculum Night Videos - Available On Demand
This year’s Curriculum Night was adapted to a remote environment. A   live event was held through the Microsoft Teams platform on Sep 29 with the RHMS administrative team. The event was recorded and the link to the live recording as well as short recordings from each of the teachers and counselors are available on the school’s website for anyone who was not able to attend live.  https://rhms.lwsd.org/activities/curriculum-night   ... read full article
Optional Summer ReadingDenise Ferguson7/9/20208/31/2020
Optional Summer Reading
Rose Hill supports literacy by providing a summer reading program for all students. Our students get a head start in the fall by coming prepared to discuss books they have read over the summer, and can immediately begin the process of literary analysis. While you are not required  to complete "Summer Reading" and hand in a form on the first day of school as in previous years, we highly recommend you keep reading! What To Read? "Check out" the 2020-21 LWSD Battle of the Books list for middle school Dragon Hoops by Gene Luen Yang (Graphic Novel) The Truth as Told ... read full article