I hope that you have had a wonderful week. It is hard to believe that we have just one more week of school before Thanksgiving. The weeks have gone fast this year, but have proven to be fulfilling. Gallop for a Cause-
Our monthly runs/walks will soon continue. Below are the upcoming races that members of our staff will be attending. As always, we invite you all to join us! You can use the accompanying links to register.
*Turkey Trot November 28: Provides scholarships to local families in need, which, in turn, allows them access to the YMCA and its many programs. https://runsignup.com/Race/CO/ColoradoSprings/TurkeyTrot5KSprings#
*Chasing Santa December 7: Benefits Christmas Unlimitedhttps://www.lymevents.com/chasing-santa-5k-cycling-15k.html https://www.lymevents.com/chasing-santa-5k-cycling-15k.html
*Rescue Run Januaray 1, 2020: Benefits El Paso County Search and Rescue https://runsignup.com/Race/Register?raceId=37390&coupon=20RAN PTA Notes-
• Dream Dinners! (Friday, Nov. 15 at 5 pm) - There may still be room for you to join! We've had such a great time at our two Dream Dinner sessions so far this week! Come assemble 3 yummy dinners for your family for a great price - $35. Dream Dinners is located just across Powers at 5578 Powers Center Point. RCE PTA will receive $10 of every purchase! Call to see if there is still space: 719-282-3140.
• Spirit Wear Pre-orders! Make sure to turn in your order forms by Nov. 20!
• Family Movie Night (Friday, Dec. 6, 5:00-7:30 pm) - Bring the fam and enjoy a screening of Toy Story 4 in the RCE Common Room! A flyer is coming home today with details. This event is free, but you must register at http://ranchcreekpta.org/event/family-movie-night-2019/ to attend. Pizzas available by pre-order only.
• Are you willing to help with an event or committee? We would LOVE to plug you in! We especially need some more help with Pastries with Parents (Jan. 23). Email firstname.lastname@example.org if you want to volunteer or if you have questions. Trait of the Week-
This week’s trait was communicator. Communicating learners understand and express ideas and information confidently and creatively. Next week’s trait: communicator Upcoming Dates
Nov. 21st: Student Council Spirit Day- Stuffed Animal Day
Nov. 21st: 3rd and 4th Grade Choir Concert 6:30pm- Doors will open at 5:45pm
Nov. 25th-29th: Thanksgiving Break
Dec. 2nd: Mustang Monday
Dec. 10th: PTA Meeting 9:00am
Dec. 13th: PTA Spirit Night- Panda Express on Woodmen
Dec. 19th: RCAC Meeting 7:00am
Dec. 20th: End of the Semester
Dec. 23rd-Jan. 7th: Winter Break
Jan. 8th: Students Return to School
Karie Ebbens, Principal