Oct 19 - News

Posted on 10/19/2018
October 19, 2018 - Vol. IX


Link to Classroom News

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RMAE Happenings


Trunk or Treat - Friday, October 26th at 4:30 pm -  NO COSTUMES on this day.  This is the last Friday of the month which means free dress day for all grades.  See Trunk or Treat in Reminders below for more information and how you can help.  

Day of Halloween - Wednesday, October 31st - Students may wear their costumes on Halloween but they must adhere to the following Costume Guidelines:

  • All may wear costumes that are appropriate in content and coverage
  • Students are not to bring their costume accessories.  Absolutely no weapon related item will be allowed
  • Students may wear a hat only if it is an integral part of their costume
  • No makeup or other appearance altering is allowed
  • Temporary change in hair color allowed only if it is integral to the costume.
  • Class parties at teacher discretion (adhere to wellness policy)
  • Costume parade in circle - train begins at 230, parade approx 240


After School Child Care at RMAE - In a pinch for after school child care?  Did you know you can utilize the After School Care program for occasional drop-ins (if pre-arranged and pre-registered)?  Adventures in Childcare (ACC) operates our daily, after school program right here on our campus.  They also offer care on early release days and most days when school is closed.  All 'drop-ins' must be pre-arranged and pre-registered through ACC.    If you would like more information or wish to pre-register your child, please click on the link below or call Lucy at 303-912-6794.   

After Care - $12.50 (includes snack) - Half Day Care - $20.00 (includes snack)

Adventures in Child Care Information and Registration Link


LIBRARY CALL FOR HELP!  We are still looking for volunteers.  Please, please sign up for time slots that are convenient for you and we'll get this done and have a wonderful library for our kiddos and teachers to enjoy. You'll find the sign-up below.  Thank you so much!  Twila Newey-Warner 303-883-2664

Library Volunteer Sign-up Link


RMAE Directory Cover Art Contest Winner!  Congratulations to Maddison Hillman! 
Her artwork will published on the cover of the directory.  Thank you to all the students who submitted artwork.  Become a PTO member if you would like a copy of the print directory and to access to the online directory.



Technology Request/Needs - If you have larger pieces of canvas or felt collecting dust in your home, Mr. Dunbar would be most appreciative of your donation of such.  He could also use left over fabric.  Donations may be delivered to the front office.  Many thanks!


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Middle School - Alumni High School Discussion Panel - Thursday, October 25thCLICK HERE to register for the Alumni High School Panel on Thursday, October 25th from 7-8pm in the cafeteria.  All middle school students and parents are welcome!  Our RMAE Alumni will be available to answer your questions about life in high school.  The following schools will be represented:  EHS, CHS, CCHS, Lakewood HS, Mullen HS, Golden HS, Denver Christian HS, Denver School of Arts and Jeffco Open HS.


Box Tops Collection - Bring them in NEXT MONDAY!  


Muddy Buck Fundraiser - Thursday, October 25th - Get your coffee and pastry at Muddy Buck and 20% will be donated back to RMAE.


RMAE's PTO Presents Trunk or Treat - Friday, October 26th - Beginning at 4:30, Kids can trick or treat at the vehicles decorated by RMAE families and visit the student council's haunted hallway.  Food will be available for purchase with cash only - $5/person dinner plates (hot dogs, chips & lemonade or bottled water) hosted by the Middle School Grilling Elective!  We need volunteers to help coordinate the event, oversee carnival games, and of course, decorate their trunks!  Go to AtoZ Connect to sign up.  


Original Works
-  Order Deadline - October 29th - Please look for your child's unique artwork
 in their Friday folders today.  You will have the opportunity to place online orders for a variety of high quality, professionally produced products featuring your child's masterpiece.   In addition to supporting your child's creativity, profits earned through each purchase will support educational initiatives at our school.  The holidays are right around the corner... get your orders in by October 29!


Warren Miller's Face of Winter - Friday, November 9th, Doors open at 5:30 pm, Show starts at 7:30 pm.  
Support RMAE and get ready for the ski season!  RMAE has partnered with 'The Wild Game' to present Warren Miller's new film "Face of Winter".  This event is open to the community and is already being advertised by The Wild Game.  For Tickets and Information follow the link below. 

Warren Miller's Face of Winter Ticket Link

This event will sell out!  Purchase your tickets today!

Warren Miller Auction Items - We are looking for donations of auction items, preferably relating to skiing/snowboarding or other outdoor activities. Please contact Jamie Brand ( or Joanne Gomez ( if you have any items to donate on behalf of our school.



After School Clubs/Activities 


Many of the RMAE after school activities offer rolling enrollment.  

View a complete list of After School Activities HERE.


RMAE Board News


The next Board meeting will be held on Thursday, November 8th at 7:00 pm in the music room next to the technology room in the back of the first building. Everyone is welcome to attend. There is time allotted for public comment at the beginning and at the end of each meeting. Please feel free to contact us in person or via email at if you have any comments, questions, or concerns. 


Community Events & News


Evergreen High School -  Get ready to laugh...Evergreen High School Performing Arts is proud to present:  You Can't Take It With You

Meet two unforgettable families - the Sycamores, a slightly eccentric but happy NYC family and the Kirby's a decidedly stuffy, straight-laced Wall Street clan who collide over the possible engagement of their children.  You won't want to miss this classic 1930's screwball comedy where we learn that money isn't everything and happiness comes in a variety of packages.

November 1st at 7pm 
November 2nd at 7pm
November 3rd at 1pm and 7pm
For tickets:



5th & 6th Grade Passports for 2018-19 Now Open!
  Colorado Ski Country USA believes that every student should have the opportunity to learn Colorado's signature winter sports, skiing and snowboarding. That is why for 20 years the CSCUSA Passport Program has helped thousands of students hit the slopes every year. Make sure your student does not miss out on the fun and sign up today! The quickest and easiest way to sign up for the 5th and 6th Grade Passport Programs is online at


Great Compassion Mandala Tour
- October 23-28th - Congregation Beth Evergreen (our neighbor to the east) will be hosting Tibetan Buddhist monks with the Ngari Institute for Buddhist Dialectics.  They will be creating a sand mandala and performing sacred music. This is a great opportunity for our families to see and experience this rare art form.  The event is open to the public daily from 10AM to 5PM. During the dissolution ceremony on October 28, the monks will destroy the mandala and carry the sand to Evergreen Lake, to symbolize impermanence, and attendees will receive packets of the sacred sand.

2018 Great Compassion Mandala Tour Information Link


Bullying Prevention and Awareness Seminar!   Saturday, October 27th 1-2:00pm - Envision Martial Arts - This is a special event open to all current students and to the general public. Please join us in helping to educate students and parents of the Evergreen community about bullying, ways to recognize it, and ways to help prevent it. One report found that 58% of kids admit to never telling an adult after being the victim of a bullying attack.  Please help us spread the word about this free seminar (and pizza too!).  Space is limited - RSVP




Upcoming Events

OCT 22 - Box Tops Due
OCT 25 - Muddy Buck Fundraiser
OCT 25 - RMAE Alumni Discussion Panel
OCT 26 - Trunk or Treat
OCT 26 - Free Dress - NO COSTUMES
OCT 29 - Original Works Order Deadline
OCT 31 - Costumes are allowed - See Guidelines Above
NOV 1 - BINGO Night
NOV 2 - NO SCHOOL - Teacher In-Service
NOV 8 - RMAE BoD Meeting
NOV 9 - Warren Miller's Face of Winter Movie



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