JUNE

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    June 15, 2022
    RMS Monthly Calendar - Please click here to view the June Parent Calendar.  RMS June Spirit Days.

    Schedule Change Reminder - Monday, June 20 and Tuesday, June 21 are Early Dismissal Days - no breakfast or lunch will be served.  The AM homework room is available both days beginning at 7:00am.

    8th Grade Graduation Information - Please click here for the most recent information regarding 8th Grade Graduation.

    Report Cards - Available in Genesis on Tuesday, June 21 after 3:00pm.

    RMS Summer hours - RMS will be open Monday thru Thursday from 7am to 3pm.

    Summer Checkout in the LMC - To help with their free choice selections for Summer Reading, current 6th and 7th graders are able to check out up to 15 books from the Library Media Center as part of the Summer Checkout program.  Please see this permission slip for details and to participate.  Check out will take place on June 16 and June 17.

    2022-2023 Health Forms Information - Please click here for the latest information regarding Health forms due to the RMS School Nurses.  

    Fall 2022 Sports Forms Information - All Fall 2022 Sports forms are due no later than Monday, August 22.  No late forms will be accepted.  Please click this link for more detailed information. https://www.readington.k12.nj.us/Domain/130 

    Coffee Chats with the New RMS Principal - Please see the attached letter from our next RMS Principal, Mr. Timothy Charleston. Parents are invited to join Mr. Charleston this summer for coffee, light refreshments, and time to chat.  Click here to sign up for one of the sessions being offered.

    End of Year Cafeteria Balances - Please click here for information regarding Cafeteria Balances.

    Social Media News - We post important information pertaining to updates about RMS so follow us on twitter @RMS_VIKINGS
     

    READINGTON HSA NEWS
    HSA Scholarship - The Readington Township Home School Association (H.S.A.) is accepting applications from college students for our Annual Scholarship Awards for the upcoming (2022-23) school year!  A total of $2,000 in scholarships will be awarded to Readington Township students this year.  Please visit the HSA website for information and to fill out the application!

    2022-2023 School Supply Kits Sale - The 2022-2023 School Supply Kits are now available for order!!  RMS is selling kits this year to be GRADE SPECIFIC!  All items on each list were requested by that grade's teachers.   The sale will be open through the end of June and the kits will be delivered directly to your child's school before September and will be ready when they arrive in their new grade level!  Click here for kit options: ORDER

    End of Year Celebration at Gabbie's Creamery - Join the Readington School Community at Gabbie's Creamery on Tuesday, June 21st at 1:00pm where Gabbie will be hosting an end of year celebration!  Please click on this flyer for more information and be sure to RSVP via her Google Form here: https://forms.gle/kHtAqU4jn9yEwtE37

    *Please note this is not an HSA event, but Gabbie's Creamery is generously donating a percentage of her sales from her event to the Readington HSA.*

     

    June 8, 2022
    RMS Monthly Calendar - Please click here to view the June Parent Calendar.  RMS June Spirit Days.

    RMS AM and PM Homework Room Update -  The last day for the after-school (PM) homework room will be Thursday, June 9.  Morning (AM) homework room will continue until the last day of school, which is Tuesday, June 21.

    Maschio's Chef Day Specials - On June 9, Chef Igor will visit your school to prepare a "Dishes of the World" tasting for your students and staff.  This tasting will introduce and celebrate different cuisines from around the world.  Attached are flyers that provide a brief description of the dishes.  The offerings will consist of the following:
     
     
    Summer Checkout in the LMC - To help with their free choice selections for Summer Reading, current 6th and 7th graders are able to check out up to 15 books from the Library Media Center as part of the Summer Checkout program.  Please see this permission slip for details and to participate.  Check out will take place on June 16 and June 17.
     
    Honor Your Graduating 8th Grader - It's been a memorable three years!  Honor your graduating 8th grader with a book donated to the RMS Library Media Center in their name. We'll include a nameplate on the inside cover of the book proclaiming "I was here first!"  We will also include a star with their name  in the LMC--a lasting and visible tribute! It's easy!  Just visit the RMS Adopt-a-Book Wish List on Amazon to send a book directly to RMS.   Contact Mrs. Singer or view the webpage for more information.
     
    Math Diagnostic 3 Results Grades 6-8: Please CLICK HERE for information on how to view your child's results on the third Math Diagnostic.
     
    Social Media News - We post important information pertaining to updates about RMS so follow us on twitter @RMS_VIKINGS
     

    READINGTON HSA NEWS
    6th Grade Field Day Volunteers Needed - Field Day is June 15th!! We have planned a fun day for the 6th Grade. We need volunteers to help with the afternoon activities. Please review the available slots HERE and click on the button to sign up. Thank you!
    Date: 06/15/2022 (Wed.)
    Time: 12:30pm - 2:20pm EDT
    Location: RMS

    8th Grade Breakfast Volunteer Needed - Volunteers are needed to help setup, serve and cleanup a bagel breakfast for our graduating 8th Graders!!  Breakfast is provided by the HSA and will be on June 21st from 7:30am-8:40am.  Please sign up HERE if you are able to come for the entire time slot.  Thank you!!

    8th Grade Picnic Information and Donation Request - We are really looking forward to the 8th Grade Picnic which will take place next Wednesday, June 15th* at Pickell Park.
    Plans for the picnic include:
     Final game of the kickball tournament
     DJ music
     Games and competitions
     Lunch (courtesy of the HSA and the RMS Administration) – sandwiches (turkey or ham),
    pizza, chips and cookies
     Rita’s Italian Ice
    We need your help to make this a day to remember! Please consider donating an item on the
    Amazon Wishlist that we’ve put together HERE

    Additionally, please send your student with the following items on the day of the picnic:
     Full, reusable water bottles
     Beach towel to sit on in the park
     Personal sports equipment, if desired (e.g., glove and ball), though some sports equipment will be available that day
     Sunscreen
    Thank you for your help to make this a special day! If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to reach out to us.
    Lori Albanese (lorialbanese73@gmail.com) Elise Conway (conway1016@yahoo.com) Paula Cabrera (paulaandchuck@hotmail.com8th Grade Picnic Chairs
    *rain date – Thursday, June 16th

    7th Grade Field Day Sign-Up - he 7th grade field day is Thursday, June 16th!  We are looking for parents to volunteer their time the day of, volunteer use of their games, equipment, donate snacks or help with the costs of the day.  HERE is the sign-up sheet for the things we are looking for help with. Please respond ASAP so we can coordinate a great day for our kids.  Thank you! We are looking forward to a great in-person event this year!  Any questions, feel free to email or call: Julie Fourre jcostafourre@gmail.com or 401-662-7755.  Financial donations can be made via venmo @julieanncosta (please put field day in the remarks)

    HSA Scholarship - The Readington Township Home School Association (H.S.A.) is accepting applications from college students for our Annual Scholarship Awards for the upcoming (2022-23) school year!  A total of $2,000 in scholarships will be awarded to Readington Township students this year.  Please visit the HSA website for information and to fill out the application!

    2022-2023 School Supply Kits Sale - The 2022-2023 School Supply Kits are now available for order!!  RMS is selling kits this year to be GRADE SPECIFIC!  All items on each list were requested by that grade's teachers.   The sale will be open through the end of June and the kits will be delivered directly to your child's school before September and will be ready when they arrive in their new grade level!  Click here for kit options: ORDER

     

    June 1, 2022
    RMS Monthly Calendar - Please click here to view the June Parent Calendar.  RMS June Spirit Days.

    RMS AM and PM Homework Room Update -  The last day for the after-school (PM) homework room will be Thursday, June 9.  Morning (AM) homework room will continue until the last day of school, which is Tuesday, June 21.

    Update - 8th Grade Dorney Park Trip - There has been a slight change to the Dorney Park trip taking place on Tuesday, June 7th. The buses, originally scheduled to return to RMS at 5:00pm, will now return to RMS at 6:30pm. Students should be picked up at RMS by a parent or guardian at that time. Students will contact you approximately 20 minutes before we are due to arrive at school.  

    7th Grade Field Day Volunteers Needed - Please click this link to assist with the 7th grade field day.  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0f4fa4a823a0f9c61-7thgrade

    Summer Checkout in the LMC - To help with their free choice selections for Summer Reading, current 6th and 7th graders are able to check out up to 15 books from the Library Media Center as part of the Summer Checkout program.  Please see this permission slip for details and to participate.  As a reminder, all library materials are due back Friday, June 3rd.  Only students with settled accounts may participate.
     
    Family Life/Sexual Health Lessons - Please click here for additional information and a parent opt-out form. If you have questions about specific lesson content please contact your child's health teacher.
     
    Honor Your Graduating 8th Grader - It's been a memorable three years!  Honor your graduating 8th grader with a book donated to the RMS Library Media Center in their name. We'll include a nameplate on the inside cover of the book proclaiming "I was here first!"  We will also include a star with their name  in the LMC--a lasting and visible tribute! It's easy!  Just visit the RMS Adopt-a-Book Wish List on Amazon to send a book directly to RMS.   Contact Mrs. Singer or view the webpage for more information.
     
    Math Diagnostic 3 Results Grades 6-8: Please CLICK HERE for information on how to view your child's results on the third Math Diagnostic.
     
    Free/Reduced Lunch Students and Assistance - End of the year events, field trips, and yearbook purchases are upon us.  This does come with a financial commitment from families.  Should any family qualifying for free or reduced lunch need assistance with any of these items, please contact your school nurse or Ray Egbert in the business office at rayegbert@readington.k12.nj.us.  
     
    Social Media News - We post important information pertaining to updates about RMS so follow us on twitter @RMS_VIKINGS
     
    Parents - Please view the applicable information below regarding your student's ELA class:

     

    READINGTON HSA NEWS
    Last Day-6th Grade Field Day T-Shirt Sizes Needed - You have until this Friday to submit your child's t-shirt size for field day. Please click the link https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe-i4hVNW5fW1uDVhii4BGAiPsYwBqmHPtMmCAzgAxSIqJpiQ/viewform?vc=0&c=0&w=1&flr=0 and fill out the form with your child's t-shirt size. We are looking forward to a fun-filled day!

    School Supply Kits for the 2022-2023 School Year.  Order Now! - 1st Day School Supply kits for next year are ready to order! This year, RMS is broken down to each individual grade so you can order just the items needed for your child's grade!! Visit here https://1stdayschoolsupplies.com/kits.php?sid=67713 to order your child's kit and save time this summer at the stores!! 

    HSA Scholarship Program - The Readington Township Home School Association (H.S.A.) is accepting applications from college students for our Annual Scholarship Awards for the upcoming (2022-3) school year!  A total of $2,000 in scholarships will be awarded to Readington Township students this year.  Please visit the HSA website for information and to fill out the application!