Welcome Kaseberg Hawks!
Updated October 24, 2016
Now through November 14th: Kids Can! Food Drive (Please see the flyer below)
Monday - Thursday, October 24th – 28th: Red Ribbon Spirit Week! (See flyer)
October 24th - 28th
Monday: Too Bright for Drugs (Wear neon and/or sunglasses)
Tuesday: Team up Against Drugs (Wear your favorite sports team/jersey)
Wednesday: Your Choices are the Key to Your Dreams (Wear pajamas! No slippers or
stuffed animals, please)
Thursday: Use Your Head – Don’t do Drugs (Wear a silly hat or come with crazy hair)
Friday: Scare Drugs Away – Halloween parade today, come to school in your
Halloween costume (see Guideline flyer)
Each day, the class with the highest percentage of students dressed up will
win a special treat!
Tuesday, October 25th: Kaseberg School's RCSD Live Scan and TB Clearance Event 5:30pm - 7:30pm (Please see the Volunteer Policy with Application link in the blue banner to the right for more information)
Thursday, October 27th: Internet Safety Night at 6:00pm for Parents/Guardians in the District ~ held at Buljan Middle School (Please see flyer below)
Friday, October 28th: Halloween Dress Up Day and Parade! Parade is at 9:00am (Please see flyer below for Guidelines)
Monday & Tuesday, October 31st & November 1st: No School for Students (Teacher Professional Development Day)
Red Ribbon Week Poster Contest for 3rd-5th Graders: Please see the attachments
below for details on this year's contest. Classroom teachers have a supply of the poster
board for interested students. November 10th is the deadline for submission to the
Friday, November 11th: Veteran's Day ~ No School for Students & Staff
Monday - Friday, November 14th – 18th: Conference Week ~ Early Dismissal all week:
TK at 12:00pm, Kinder at 12:27pm, 1st-5th at 12:37pm
Monday - Friday, November 21st – 25th: Thanksgiving Break (No School for
Students or Staff)
GATE Identification: The 2017-2018 school year GATE identification test will be
administered at the District Office for students currently in 2nd-7th grade. The students
will take the Otis-Lennon School Ability Test, OLSAT, that tests abstract thinking and
reasoning ability. Students must attend one of the testing dates on the OLSAT Parent
Permission Form in order to complete the testing by the district. The Parent Permission
Forms will be made available on November 14, 2016 on our district website
@ www.rcsdk8.org under the “Parent” tab. All forms must be returned to the District
Office by January 6, 2017 if you would like your student tested. There are no exceptions
as materials are ordered based on the number of returned forms. Make sure you check
the district website under the “Parents” tab for more information regarding GATE services
Wednesdays are College Wear Wednesdays and Walk to School Wednesdays!
Fridays are Spirit Wear Days (wear RED or Kaseberg Spirit Wear-including your Angry Bird Shirt)
REMEMBER: Every Monday is a minimum day for the entire school: 8:40-1:40. Thank you for arranging for prompt pick up as teachers are mandated to go directly into PLC meetings.
In order to maintain the mandated instructional minutes, recess times have been shortened for the next school year. Thank you for noting the new dismissal time.
SCHOOL HOURS for 1st-5th Grades: 8:40-2:50 (Tuesday-Friday), 8:40-1:40 (PLC Mondays)
SCHOOL HOURS for EARLY START Kindergarten and ASD Class: 8:40-1:39 (Tuesday-Friday), 8:40-1:40 (PLC Mondays)
SCHOOL HOURS for LATE START Kindergarten: 9:51-2:50 (Tuesday-Friday), 8:40-1:40 (PLC Mondays and Minimum Days)
Transitional Kindergarten: 8:40 - 12:00 (Monday-Friday)
PLEASE NOTE: November Conference Week has a very different minimum day schedule. TK ends at 12:00pm. Kinder ends at 12:27pm. 1st-5th end at 12:37pm.
Please note that all Mondays are Minimum Days due to district mandated PLC meetings. Grades 1st-5th will attend 8:40-1:40 and ALL kindergartners (Late Start included) will attend 8:40-1:40 every Monday. We appreciate you making appropriate arrangements for your children to be promptly picked up on Mondays.
• Please look in the box in the upper right-hand corner and click on: Staff
• Then click on your teacher’s name