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  • MS Boys Basketball at Newton Falls

    MS Boys Basketball vs Newton Falls away scrimmage [Read more]

    11/22/2014 10:00 AM

  • MS Girls Basketball vs Newton Falls

    MS Girls Basketball vs Newton Falls home scrimmage [Read more]

    11/22/2014 10:00 AM

  • Senior Long Shot Retake/Ripcho

    Senior Long Shot Retake/Ripcho [Read more]

    11/24/2014 7:20 AM

  • Elementary School Picture Retake day.

     Return the picture packet on retake day. Any students that were absent on picture day will hav... [Read more]

    11/24/2014 8:30 AM

  • Thanksgiving Break - No School

    Thanksgiving Break - No School [Read more]

    11/26/2014 7:15 AM

  • Thanksgiving Break - No School

    Thanksgiving Break - No School [Read more]

    11/27/2014 7:15 AM

  • Thanksgiving Break - No School

    Thanksgiving Break - No School [Read more]

    11/28/2014 7:15 AM

  • MS Boys Basketball at Ravenna

    MS Boys Basketball vs Ravenna away [Read more]

    12/01/2014 4:00 PM

  • MS Girls Basketball vs Ravenna

    MS Girls Basketball vs Ravenna home [Read more]

    12/01/2014 4:00 PM

  • MS Picture Re-takes

    School Picture Retakes starting at 7:30 am.  Please return your picture packet to the photograp... [Read more]

    12/02/2014 7:30 AM

  • National Honor Society Rehearsal

    National Honor Society Rehearsal [Read more]

    12/02/2014 2:07 PM

  • National Honor Society Induction

    National Honor Society Induction [Read more]

    12/03/2014 7:00 PM

  • MS Girls Basketball vs Mogadore

    MS Girls Basketball vs Mogadore home [Read more]

    12/04/2014 4:00 PM

  • MS Boys Basketball at Mogadore

    MS Boys Basketball vs Mogadore away [Read more]

    12/04/2014 4:30 PM

  • Winter Concert for High School Band

    Winter Concert for High School Band [Read more]

    12/04/2014 7:00 PM

  • Interims Distributed

    Interims Distributed [Read more]

    12/05/2014 7:15 AM

  • MS Boys Basketball at Garfield

    MS Boys Basketball vs Garfield away [Read more]

    12/08/2014 4:00 PM

  • MS Girls Basketball vs Garfield

    MS Girls Basketball vs Garfield home [Read more]

    12/08/2014 4:00 PM

  • High School Staff Meeting

    High School Staff Meeting [Read more]

    12/09/2014 2:15 PM

  • RMS Choir Concert

    RMS Choir Concert on the middle school stage [Read more]

    12/09/2014 7:00 PM

  • RMS Band Concert

    RMS Band Concert in the middle school gym [Read more]

    12/10/2014 7:00 PM

  • MS Boys Basketball vs Waterloo

    MS Boys Basketball vs Waterloo home [Read more]

    12/11/2014 4:00 PM

  • MS Girls Basketball at Waterloo

    MS Girls Basketball vs Waterloo away [Read more]

    12/11/2014 4:00 PM

  • Lifeshare Blood Drive

    Lifeshare Blood Drive [Read more]

    12/12/2014 7:00 AM

  • MS Wrestling at Tallmadge Blue Knight Invitational

    MS Wrestling at Tallmadge Blue Knight Invitational [Read more]

    12/13/2014 9:30 AM

  • MS Girls Basketball at Woodridge

    MS Girls Basketball vs Woodridge away [Read more]

    12/15/2014 4:00 PM

  • MS Boys Basketball vs Woodridge

    MS Boys Basketball vs Woodridge home [Read more]

    12/15/2014 4:00 PM

  • Board of Education Meeting

    Board of Education Meeting [Read more]

    12/15/2014 6:00 PM

  • Senior Graduation Order Day/Jostens

    Senior Graduation Order Day/Jostens [Read more]

    12/18/2014 11:00 AM

  • MS Girls Basketball vs Streetsboro

    MS Girls Basketball vs Streetsboro home [Read more]

    12/18/2014 4:00 PM

  • MS Boys Basketball at Streetsboro

    MS Boys Basketball vs Streetsboro away [Read more]

    12/18/2014 4:00 PM

  • Elementary 2nd & 4th Music Concert @ High School

    Elementary 2nd & 4th Music Concert @ High School [Read more]

    12/18/2014 7:00 PM

  • MS Girls Basketball Rover Holiday Tournament

    MS Girls Basketball Rover Holiday Tournament [Read more]

    12/20/2014 10:00 AM

Rootstown Elementary School

                     

 4190 State Route 44 Rootstown, Ohio 44272

330-325-7971

Mr. Turner-Principal

Mrs. Luli-Principal's Secretary

Mrs. Lara-Attendance Secretary

Mrs. Ray-School Counselor

 

Mission Statement: Rootstown Schools, in collaboration with the community, will provide a quality education in a safe environment for students to become productive ,life-long learners.

  Important Dates

November 20 Parent/Teacher Conferences 

4:00-8:30 p.m.

November 21  Fit Club 3:00 - 4:00 pm 

November 24     Picture Retake Day

November 26,27,28 Thanksgiving Break

December 3rd  5th Grade Band Concert

6:30 p.m. Middle School Cafeteria

 

December 5   Fit Club 3:00-4:00 p.m.

 December 5 Interiums Distributed

December 8,9,10,11,12 Santa Shop

T.B.A  5th/6th Grade Band Concert

December 19 Fit Club 3:00-4:00p.m.

December 19 Holiday Parties 2:00 p.m.

Dec 22nd-January 2nd 2015 Holiday Break

                                                                                                                                                                                                       

Letter From Mr. Turner

 

Dear Parents:

 

On behalf of the Rootstown Elementary School staff, I would like to welcome our students and parents to the 2014-15 school year.  It was great seeing you during the Open-House on August 25th.  Once again, the year promises to be filled with many opportunities for our students to grow academically and socially through varied instructional techniques and programs.  It is our goal each year to plan instruction and programs to meet the needs of all types of learners.

 

As we begin the year, I would like to share changes to the building and staff.  The building has a second computer lab in Room 5 made possible through donations from NEOMED as the preschool was moved to Room 21.  Thank you to NEOMED for the generous donations.  Additionally, the south visitor parking lot behind the middle school received a new asphalt surface over the summer.  We are so excited to have these much needed changes to our building.

 

Please join me in welcoming Mr. Apthorpe (4th grade teacher) and Mrs. Ray (School Counselor) to the building.  I am confident that both staff members will bring many positive qualities to the building. 

 

Finally, we are introducing a new positive behavior intervention and support system (PBIS) that will be district wide.  The theme for our district is Rover PRIDE, district wide! Our PRIDE theme lists specific behavior expectations that include demonstrating the following skills and behaviors:

 

Problem Solver

Responsible

Involved

Dependable

Engaged

 

Through our two elementary building (K-2 and 3-5) matrices, behavior expectations for all students in all areas of their day such as the classroom, cafeteria, bus, playground, etc. are outlined.  The principle of our PRIDE system is that when students are positively rewarded for appropriate behaviors, inappropriate behaviors will lessen.  With fewer behavior issues and happier students, students will be better equipped to work to their full potential.  

 

In the elementary school, we will reward students for displaying the various behavior expectations with a PRIDE ticket.  The new PRIDE tickets will model the Star tickets from previous years, and each week ten students will be chosen at random to receive a prize from Mrs. Ray! In addition to our PRIDE tickets, all teachers are encouraged to use the terminology and language from the matrices and to use creative, positive interventions to reward students within the classroom.   Lastly, our monthly character trait and counselor lesson will reflect our PRIDE theme allowing our monthly “Turner Award” winners to exemplify that month’s behavior and character trait.  We are excited to implement our new PRIDE theme for our building and district!  As always, if you have any questions or concerns regarding our Rover PRIDE system or your child’s success, you can contact Mr. Turner at 330-325-7971 or Mrs. Ray at 330-325-2011.

 

Sincerely,

Mr. Jeffrey Turner

Principal

                                                              

          

       

      

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

                                                                                                                     

                                                                                                                            

 

 

                                   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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