A Message from Principal Steinberger

I hope you have had a good Veterans Day weekend.  Once again, thank you to all of the families in our community who have a loved one who has served or who is currently serving to protect our country.

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Upcoming Minimum Day/Report Progress Period 2 ends this Friday, November 18th

  • This coming Friday, November 18, is a Minimum Day.  6th Period will end at 1:44 pm.
  • NO SCHOOL November 21-25 for Thanksgiving Break.
  • Progress Report Period 2 Ends this Friday. Grades will be available in PowerSchool on December 2.

Sign-Ups for Soccer and Volleyball Tryouts

After a successful fall sports season that saw 92 teams and over 1,200 student athletes compete in basketball and track & field, SDUSD Middle School Athletics is excited to continue providing on-campus, structured athletics with the purpose of providing physical fitness, team-bonding and communication skills.  

All athletic teams are available to SDUSD students in grades 6-8 FREE of charge. The winter sports season will consist of soccer and volleyball teams. Sign-ups are currently open and will close on December 5th. Please sign-up for tryouts by using the link to the registration form below; details to follow.

RooFriends Community Meeting THIS THURSDAY Nov 17, 6:00 PM.

REGISTER to join RooFriends in discussing how BEST we can support RMS Students and Staff.

RooFriends December Nights Parking Fundraiser: Dec 2 & 3!! 

SIGN-UP to EARN FUNDS for your favorite RMS activities and organizations.  Sign-Up with family & friends and let us know who you’re representing: AfterSchool Enrichment (ASE), Associated Student Body (ASB), IB Training for Teachers, 8th Grade Promotion Events, 6th Grade Camp Scholarships, Music Boosters, Roosevelt Theatre Company’s Spring Musical … and more!!

EARN $25/per hour – per person for YOUR RMS Cause!!

8th Grade Promotion

SSC/SGT Meeting Updates

  • Our next SGT meeting is this Thursday November 17: SGT agenda 11.17 and Zoom link.
    • The construction team working with our school will present a construction update
  • Please vote for our next SSC Parent Representative here, thank you! 
    • Our next SSC meeting will be December 1.
    • If you are interested in joining SSC, we need one more volunteer.  Please let me know by Tuesday.

AUDITION for SDUSD VAPA MIddle School Honor Band and Honor Orchestra

Volunteer Chaperones for Field Trips

Get started now on your volunteer application to get on the list of approved chaperones.

Applications are online (sign-in with Student/Staff login) and hard copies are available in the school office.  Please contact Ms. Hernandez at shernandez4@sandi.net and Nurse Keesee at ckeesee@sandi.net for assistance with the process. Upcoming field trips include: 

  • 7th Grade: San Diego Zoo (Dec 7). 
  • Band & Orchestra (Instrumental Music, all grades): San Diego Symphony Open Rehearsal at The Rady Shell at Jacobs Park (Dec 7).

PRIDE (Personal Responsibility in Daily Excellence)Awards 

Each month teachers select one student to receive a handwritten PRIDE Award card.  Students were honored with a mini celebration at the Kick Stage before/after lunch with treats, and cheer, courtesy of ASB! Congratulations!

September/October- Communicator & Inquirer:

Grade 6: Margaux Boy, Pina Bird Estes, Ashlyn Franz, Issa Uriel Hennig, Aiden Moon, Miko Polk, Lucy Reams, Maddox Quintero.

Grade 7: Sophia Baksh Soldano, Aadit Desai, Willie Gardner Jr., Lilly Garza, Jacob Herrera.

Grade 8: Eliana Krier, Thomas Landry, Laila Lopez, Fernando Martinez, Madison McNamara, Lizbeth Patino, Rolland Dean Upson, Davion Ward, Lucia-Marie Wright, Yosuf Yosufi, Cameron Zavala.


Please report absences using the RMS Attendance Verification Form. This attendance form and theCore Academy Saturday School sign-up are always available on our Roosevelt IB MS main page and the FriendsOfRoosevelt.org sidebar. You may also email Ms. Vallejo: jvallejo@sandi.net.

Have a great week, and always remember your Roosevelt PRIDE: Personal Responsibility in Daily Excellence.  

Principal Steinberger, bsteinberger@sandi.net | Twitter: @PrincipalRIMS

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