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Exam and Bus Schedule – Spring 2018

Please review the Exam Schedule – 2nd Semester 2017-18 and bus schedule (below).

BUS SCHEDULE for After Exams:
(note that busses will run at their normal time in the morning before exams)

  • MONDAY, MAY 21:  Bus pick-ups at 12:55 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. (after the third exam and end of day)
  • TUESDAY, MAY 22:  Bus pick-ups at 11:20 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. (after lunch and end of day)
  • WEDNESDAY, MAY 23:  Bus pick-ups at 11:20 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. (after lunch and end of day)

Thank you for your support!

The staff and student participants would like to thank the Roosevelt and City of Kent community for your support of the 2018 Black History Month Living History Museum. We hope that you learned a lot or something new about the multifaceted contributions of African Americans to the culture and history of the United States.  THANK YOU!!  More details here:  Community and School Thank You – Black History Month Living History Museum 2018

First Semester Exam Schedule 2017

Click the following link for the Exam Schedule & Guidelines FIRST SEMESTER 2017-18 for the exams on December 20-21-22, 2017.  (This is also available on the RHS Website.  Click on “Students” in top right corner.  Click on “Bell Schedules” under the Resources category.)  NOTE:  Students are reminded that they must stay in the building through their last exam each day.  They are not permitted to leave in between exams (unless a flex period for Seniors).

Exam Bus Schedule

  • Wednesday, December 20, 2017 — 11:20 a.m. & 2:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, December 21, 2017 — 11:20 a.m. & 2:30 p.m.
  • Friday, December 22, 2017 (Early Release Day) — 10:45 & 12:15.

NOTE:  Special Education Buses will pickup at 10:45 & 12:55 and
as needed on Wednesday and Thursday. At 10:45 and
as needed on Friday.

Holiday Spirit Week 2017

Holiday Spirit Week
December 12-15 & 18-19, 2017

The holiday season is officially here . . . and Roosevelt students, faculty and staff are invited to add their Rough Rider school spirit to the festivities. Student Council is hosting the Holiday Spirit WeekDECEMBER 12-19.  Listed below are the approved dress up days being promoted each day. The only restrictions are NO HATS, NO MASKS, NO FACE PAINTING, and ALL spirit outfits must follow the general dress code expectations as described in the Student Handbook. Let’s show our school spirit!

  • TUESDAY, DECEMBER 12 — Twinkle Tuesday:  Dress up in something that twinkles! (i.e. lights, sequins, etc.)
  • WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 13 — Winter White Wednesday:  It’s time to wear ALL WHITE!
  • THURSDAY, DECEMBER 14 — Ugly Sweater Thursday:  Wear your best “ugly” (which is relative, of course) holiday sweater.
  • FRIDAY, DECEMBER 15 — Family Photo Friday:  Wear flannel and fuzzy socks.
  • MONDAY, DECEMBER 18 — Merry Movie Monday:  Wear your favorite holiday colors or dress as a holiday movie character.
  • TUESDAY, DECEMBER 19 — ‘Twas the Night Before Exams Tuesday:  Wear those comfy pajamas (school appropriate, of course) as you prepare for the holidays.

Happy Holidays!


TONIGHT. November 30, from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. come and support the Junior class at Theodore Roosevelt High School to raise money for the 2018 Junior-Senior prom.  There are over 100 baskets and over 60 gift cards to bid on!! Baskets include:  Cavalier tickets, Browns, Kent State items, handmaid Rough Rider quilted pillows, tickets galore and many other wonderful presents.  This is where you will find unique holiday gifts and more!  Hope to see you TONIGHT!!!

Mental Health Awareness Panel

On November 2, 2017 Theodore Roosevelt High School will be holding a mental health awareness panel. Members of the panel including: Coleman, Children’s Advantage and Townhall II. Topics discussed will include: depression, anxiety, stress and self-harm as well as information about the services offered at each organization. This a great opportunity to learn more about mental wellness and how to help your loved ones. The panel will begin at 7pm in the Richard Roberts Auditorium. This event is open to all community members.


Day trip to Peek ‘n Peak Ski Resort – Clymer, NY

What: Day trip to Peek ‘n Peak Ski Resort – Clymer, NY

Who: Open to ALL Kent City School Students and their immediate families.
Parents may attend too! If elementary-aged students are attending, they must be accompanied by at least one parent.
You do NOT need to be a member of ski/snowboard club to attend!

When: Sunday, February 19th, 2017
Charter Bus leaves RHS parking lot on Sunday, February 19th at 6:00 am
Return to RHS parking lot at 10:00 pm
Note: There is no school on Monday, February 20th due to President’s Day

Questions and requests for registration can be emailed to Jeff Thompson at

For additional information you can visit the Ski Club Website

RHS Ski/Snowboard Club signup deadline approaches….

Click here for the RHS Ski and Snowboard Club Website

We are now a WEDSNESDAY night club!

When: Wednesday nights starting January 11th
(Jan. 11, 18, 25, Feb. 1, & 8 – 2016)

Time: 3:45 pm – 9:00 (Bus loads at SMS)

Where: Brandywine Ski Resort
Click here for the Field Trip Permission Form

Cost: Renters – $245.00 (includes bus)
Owners – $185.00 (includes bus)
Transportation Only – $46.00

Signup is ONLINE ONLY (click here to see instructions)

DUE: Wednesday, November 16th, 2016 – after which a late fee will be incurred.

Questions???    See Mr. Thompson or Mr. Susel