Join Principal Jon Young on
Wednesday, April 18th at 9:00 am in the RMS Conference Room. Parents will have an opportunity to chat with the principal and other parents about various topics while enjoying coffee and a small treat.
Nominations are Still Open!
We still have a few remaining open positions for RMS PTSA leadership for the next school year 2018-2019. The greatest need is for President and Secretary position. We need your help to fill these positions. Without the positions filled, the programs offered by the PTA are adapted and cut accordingly. Here are the descriptions of the positions:
President - Oversees the board and chair positions, hosts monthly meetings, and communicates with teachers and parents. Commitment of ~1hr/week + monthly meeting(s).
Treasurer - Maintains management of PTA funds and bank accounts. Pays bills, receives and disburses all monies as voted upon by the general membership. Great role for a math geek! Commitment of ~2hrs+/week.
1st VP - Assists in one or more roles working directly with the PTSA President. ~1hr/week.
2nd VP - Assists in one or more roles working directly with the PTSA President. ~1hr/week.
Secretary - Are you good at taking notes? Love buying office supplies? The Secretary takes official meeting minutes and stores records for the PTSA. <1hr/week.
Not a member but interested in stepping up for students? Join the PTSA and become eligible
Save the Date - PTSA Board Elections and Volunteer Appreciation
Please join us on Tuesday, May 8th 7:00 - 8:00pm for the final General Meeting of the year. We'll be electing a new board, approving the budget, recognizing volunteers & much more. All, including children, are welcome.
PTA Convention Delegates Needed!
Would you like to spend a weekend in Vancouver, WA? Then be a delegate for RMS PTSA
May 18-20, 2018. Attend classes, network with other PTA members, get personal coaching and have FUN! If you're considering a leadership position at RMS or another school then this is an opportunity you don't want to miss.
There is a budget to cover most of your costs.
Staff Appreciation Week runs from Monday, May 7th through Friday, May 11th. Each day will have a different theme. Please show our amazing staff that they are truly appreciated by signing up to donate an item now!
Bear Tracks Weekly is RMS PTSA's electronic newsletter, sent each Monday to RMS families and staff via e-mail. You DO NOT need to be a PTSA member to subscribe to Bear Tracks, it is FREE to all families and staff in the Redmond Middle School community.
Submissions from the school and community should be sent to
firstname.lastname@example.org by 5pm on Thursday for publication the following Monday.
Bear Tracks weekly newsletter is edited by Sara Buckley.