Drama Guild Presents Cinderella March 2-5

The Theodore Roosevelt High School Drama Guild presents Cinderella from March 2 through March 5.  Tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for students and senior citizens.  The curtain opens at 7:30 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, March 3rd and 4th.  The matinee performance on Sunday, March 5 begins at 3:00 p.m.  If you buy your tickets during lunch periods this week, they are a dollar cheaper!   If you would like to see the preview performance for only $5, then come on Thursday, March 2 at 6:00 p.m.  Come to support your friends in the Drama Guild!

Latin Club!

Did you know that….65% of English language words come directly from Latin words.  Latin is the most efficient way to learn ENGLISH grammar. Latin is the language of law, government, logic, theology and science, not to mention the linguistic base for later languages such as FRENCH and SPANISH.  And maybe most importantly: according to the Educational Testing Service Latin students CONSISTENTLY outscore ALL other language students on the ACT and SAT tests year after year.  LATIN CLUB  LATIN CLUB  LATIN CLUB LATIN CLUB!

Don’t forget to come to Latin Club on Thursday, March 2 at 2:45 for food, fellowship and fun!  If you’re in Latin, you’re in the club!

In Honor of Black History Month

In honor of Black History Month we would like to recognize:

Seth Stewart is a 2002 Kent Roosevelt High School graduate. In 2004 Stewart danced in Madonna’s Reinvention Tour, traveling the world at age 20. He knew the stage was where he belonged, and joined the ensemble of Sweet Charity on Broadway. That was followed by doing concerts for VH1 and a promotional tour with Jennifer Lopez. Seth now stars in Hamilton on Broadway in the roles of Marquis de Lafayette and Thomas Jefferson which was nominated for a record 16 Tony Awards, won 11and received a Pulitzer Prize. Hamilton is Stewart’s third Broadway show, and his second with creator Lin-Manuel Miranda, he originated the role of Graffiti Pete in Miranda’s hip-hop musical In the Heights Off-Broadway in 2007 and in its transfer to Broadway in 2008. He was inducted in to the Kent City Schools Hall of Fame in 2013.


Freshman Connections Mentor Applications

Thinking about your future and the legacy you want to leave at Roosevelt?  If you are a current sophomore or junior, apply to become a Freshman Connections Mentor, so you can teach the incoming freshmen all about high school life and the Roosevelt Way.  You can make a difference!  Application packets may be picked up in the Activities Office and are due by March 9th.

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