Nov
30

4th Grade Nutcracker Performance – TONIGHT – 6:30 PM

4th Grade Nutcracker performance is tonight at 6:30 PM in the cafeteria!

Nov
14

RCE Goes Gatsby Gift Card Drive

Monday, November 14th – Wednesday December 14th Starting your holiday shopping? We need gift cards! The RCE Auction Committee is requesting a variety of gift cards (above and beyond what area businesses donate) to package for our auction sales. This is a great way to get rid of extra unwanted or unused gift cards You …

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Nov
14

Auction Kick Off Event at Elaine Turner!

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Nov
13

Reminder to use the RCE PTA Smile.Amazon.Com Link when you Shop

The holidays are approaching and we will all soon be busy shopping for gifts, decorations, and more. Remember to shop at smile.amazon.com, and the RCE PTA will receive a percentage of your purchase!  See the link below.  #StartWithaSmile at smile.amazon.com/ch/74-6086262 for your holiday gifts and Amazon donates to PTA Texas Congress 5216 Rummel Creek Elementary.

Nov
08

BIKE BRIGADE Helps Build Independence & Confidence

If your kids are not already riding their bikes to school and participating in the RCE Bike Brigade please consider this comment we recently received from one of our RCE Parents. “my kids and a tremendous amount of other RCE students are found looking like this most school mornings…. riding their bikes with other friends …

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Nov
08

WatchDogs By the Numbers

WATCHDOGS!!!! We are off to a great start this year with almost 80 Watchdogs on campus already. We have a total of over 200 Watchdogs volunteer days already signed up for and only have about 90 slots open after the first of the year. Our 1st year program has been a huge success and we …

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Nov
08

Sherwood Elementary Coat and Winter Clothing Drive

Please donate any gently used coats or winter clothing you may have for the students of our sister school, Sherwood Elementary. We will be collecting the donated items in a box in the front lobby until December 1st. Below is a little information about our sister school: Sherwood Elementary is located in northwest Spring Branch. …

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Nov
01

Rummel Creek Goes Gatsby!  

 This year Rummel Creek’s auction theme is “RCE Goes Gatsby”!  We invite you to join us to support Rummel Creek, as this exciting fundraiser is held every two years and is the foundation of RCE’s PTA budget for the next two years. The success of our school has always been attributed to its community support. …

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Sep
22

Thank you to all of the RCE PTA 2016-17 Underwriters!

Click here to see the complete listing

Sep
20

Library Information

A few updates from the library… * Book Fair is coming October 17-21st. We’ll be open during school hours that week. Late night is Monday, October 17th. The RCE Singers will perform and we’ll have student art on display. More information will be coming soon. * Parents are welcome to check out books from the …

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Sep
19

Understanding the School Finance Crisis

Our local property values are rising sharply, and as taxpayers we are writing ever larger checks to SBISD. But there is actually less money to spend on our children because of “recapture” payments to the State of Texas and reductions in state education funding. In 2016, SBISD paid $33 million to the state in recapture …

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Sep
13

Keep Clipping Those Box Tops RCE!

This year, Student Council will be coordinating our Box Tops collection and redemption, and using the proceeds to help fund their various service projects throughout the year, such as holiday meals for our custodians and projects to benefit our Sister School. Please continue to clip your Box Tops and send them in to the collection …

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Sep
12

5th graders – photos needed for yearbook

The yearbook committee needs to collect two photos of your 5th grader. The two pictures will be featured as a collage along with their current 5th grade picture in the school yearbook. Picture 1 – your child as a baby (less than 2 years old) Picture 2 – their first year at Rummel Creek OR …

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Sep
06

2016 – 2017 Gifted and Talented Identification – Key Dates

September 6th – October 7th – Parent Referral Form available to families To access the parent referral form, you may click the below link and then click where it says Elementary GT Referral Form, or you may ask the front office staff for a referral form. https://cms.springbranchisd.com/curriculuminstruction/Academic-Performance-Support/Departments/Advanced-Academic-Studies/Gifted-and-Talented October 7th – Referral Deadline – Referrals will not be …

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Sep
01

WATCHDOGS!!!!! DADS, Sign Up NOW!!!!!

RCE is excited to kick off this new program for the 2016-2017 school year to help dads become more involved in the daily routine of RCE. WATCH D.O.G.S.® (Dads Of Great Students) is an innovative father involvement program offered by the National Center for Fathering in which Rummel Creek Elementary is enthusiastically adopting. This program …

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Aug
26

Not getting PTA newsletters?

Two PTA newsletters have already gone out ..  If you haven’t received them and want to, click here .. or the ‘Join Email List’ on the left side of the website.

Aug
25

Reminder to Register to Volunteer

 All volunteers must register and gain approval before starting volunteer service each year. If you were approved to volunteer during the 2015-16 school year, your status is valid until October 1, 2016. After that point, all returning volunteers need to be re-registered and approved for the 2016-17 school year. If you plan to attend field trips, help with class parties, …

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Aug
14

Watch D.O.G.S.

The WATCH D.O.G.S. program brings hundreds of thousands of fathers, grandfathers and father-figures into the classrooms and hallways of their children’s schools, with two primary program goals: To provide positive male role models for the students, demonstrating by their presence that education is important. To provide extra sets of eyes and ears to enhance school …

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May
21

RCE Goes Gatsby Auction