Community Outreach

PTSA Membership Meetings
PTSA Membership Meetings

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(none)

Our PTSA general membership meetings take place four times per year. Come and meet other parents, hear about current school news, vote on PTSA decisions, and enjoy refreshments. Most of our meetings also feature guest speakers on a variety of topics relating to education and children.

Membership
Membership

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The membership committee handles the PTSA membership drive at the beginning of the year. Families who join the PTSA as members will receive a free Student Directory, and directly support the many programs RHMS PTSA provides to our students and teachers. We are striving for 100% membership!

Pancake Breakfast
Pancake Breakfast

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(none)
When:
May

We organize a pancake breakfast before school for our entire community of families to gather together.
Language Interpreters
Language Interpreters

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(none)

Our diverse Rose Hill Middle School families speak dozens of different languages. The PTSA strives to build community through our language interpreters—other school families who can serve as a friendly face and translate at events. If you speak another language and are interested in helping, please contact our Volunteer Coordinator or RHMS PTSA President.

Communications

Student Directory
Student Directory

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(none)
When:
November

The student directory is available online for PTSA members!
PTSA Website
PTSA Website

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(none)

The RHMS PTSA website provides families with the latest news and announcements about PTSA events, programs, and resources. You can also join the PTSA and/or make a "Pass the Hat" donation online using PayPal (no more forms and checks required!). This site also provides online sign-ups for volunteer positions. Check the site frequently to take advantage of everything RHMS PTSA has to offer.

School Support

Teacher Grants
Teacher Grants

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(none)

Our PTSA provides education enrichment in the form of "Mini Grants" for teachers. These grants, awarded yearly, are used by teachers to improve their classrooms or provide added education experiences to their students.
Staff Appreciation
Staff Appreciation

Chair:
(none)
When:
October, December, March, May

The RHMS PTSA Staff Appreciation team organizes two staff appreciation breakfasts (October and February) and provides treats and a luncheon during Staff Appreciation Week (first week of May).
Emergency Prep
Emergency Prep

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(none)

PTSA funds the purchase of emergency preparedness supplies such as food, water and emergency equipment that could be needed in the event of an emergency. PTSA volunteers inventory, rotate, and purchase new supplies each year for the Emergency Prep container at school.
Netbook Distribution
Netbook Distribution

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(none)
When:
September

Three volunteers needed for 2 shifts, morning and afternoon.
Netbook Turn-in Day
Netbook Turn-in Day

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(none)
When:
June

Help staff collect laptops from all students. No experience required. Must be able to lift and handle a netbook. Morning and afternoon shifts available during the school day.

Fundraising

Fund for Families Impacted by COVID-19
Fund for Families Impacted by COVID-19

Chair:
(none)
When:
April-June 2020

This is a restricted fund set up to receive donations for RHMS families in need due to the COVID-19 pandemic. RHMS PTSA will work with the school counselors to ensure that the donated dollars go directly to families who need financial assistance and support while they wait for government benefits to kick in. Any dollars donated to the Fund for Families Impacted by COVID-19, will ONLY be used for families in need, not for general PTSA expenses.
AmazonSmile
AmazonSmile

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Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible purchases to Rose Hill MS PTSA whenever you shop on AmazonSmile. AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know—same products, same prices, same service. So support your school by clicking here you shop!

Note: Name will appear as "Rose Hill Middle School PTSA 2.8.85".
Fred Meyer Community Rewards
Fred Meyer Community Rewards

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(none)

Earn donations from Fred Meyer with no fees, and you will still earn Gas Rewards, Fuel Points, and Rebates as usual. How to sign up to benefit RHMS PTSA: (1) Visit www.fredmeyer.com/communityrewards. (2) Under "Are you a Fred Meyer Customer?", click on "Link Your Rewards Card Now." (3) Sign In to your account OR fill in the "Create an Account" text boxes. (4) Under "Community Rewards," add Rose Hill MS PTSA.
You can search for RHMS PTSA by name or "90887". Thank you for your support!

Bartell Drugs B Caring Card
Bartell Drugs B Caring Card

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The "B" Caring card enables a portion of all of your Bartell purchases to go to RHMS PTSA. Earn up to 4% of your purchase amount for RHMS PTSA every time you shop. To learn more, ask for a form the next time you are in the store or click here for more information.

Pass the Hat
Pass the Hat

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The Pass-The-Hat Fundraiser is a quick and easy fundraiser that runs all year! You simply donate by writing a check to
RHMS PTSA. We are a 501(c)3 organization so donations are tax-deductible and eligible for matching funds!

Student Programs

Reflections
Reflections

Chair:
(none)
When:
September-December

The Reflections Program is a National PTA and WSPTA cultural arts competition. The purpose is to provide an opportunity for students to use their creative talents by expressing themselves through their own original works. There is a different theme for the entries each year. More details about this year's competition and how students can enter will be released in the early fall.

Scholarship Assistance
Scholarship Assistance

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(none)

The PTSA provides scholarship assistance for students to participate in activities such as field trips and to pay lab and class fees.