Roosevelt Elementary School Blog

Immigration Day!

October 20, 2016

Fourth graders experienced the immigration process at Roosevelt.  Special thanks to our 31 parent volunteers!  

Parents and students harvested 11 bags of food this morning from the Roosevelt Garden.  All items will be donated to the Maine Township Food Pantry.

Roosevelt Veterans Day Pics

November 30, 2015

Enjoy some images from our recent Veterans Day.

5th Grade Colonial Day

November 19, 2015

Fun without video games!

4th Grade Immigration Day

October 15, 2015

4th graders participated in an Ellis Island simulation today.  Many thanks to our parent volunteers for making this event possible!

Virtual Reality Field Trip

October 6, 2015

Intermediate students explored Mt. Everest, the Great Barrier Reef, and other areas of interest.  

Roosevelt All-School Dance

October 6, 2015

As part of the Tiger Trot, students enjoy dancing before school!

Students still enjoy the imagination playground!  (2012 ELF Grant)

The Roosevelt Chorus sang several songs this morning in front of the Park Ridge City Hall.  We are proud of our young patriots!

Roosevelt Garden Harvest

September 11, 2015

This week Roosevelt parents and students harvested herbs and vegetables.  We proudly donated the harvest to the Maine Township Food Pantry.

This year our Roosevelt Den 5 Scouts wrote cards to soldiers as part of their service project.  Attached is the picture of our soldiers holding each card made by our stud...

Mrs. Proenza's first grade class enjoys their annual Grandparents Day.  Roosevelt loves our Grandparents!

Special thanks to our Roosevelt parents, who are helping us to establish a new Roosevelt garden.  Spring is here!

Third Grade Author Visit

March 6, 2015

Author Ann Hoods visited with our Roosevelt Third Grade Students today in the library.  Her presentation inspired students to continue writing and to learn about the impo...

Roosevelt Computer Coding Club

February 20, 2015

During lunch, Roosevelt students practice computer coding.  Today, these students were using computer code to create music on their Chromebooks.  I am hoping to use ...

Our young singers are practicing in the gym today for the annual Roosevelt Holiday Sing tomorrow.  We hope you can join us!

Computer Coding at Roosevelt

December 8, 2014

Many classrooms are taking time out this week to learn about computer coding.  This is a part of the national "Hour of Code" week.  In the picture, first g...

Veterans Day Picture Gallery

November 21, 2014

See photos from our special day.

High School Tutoring

November 21, 2014

For the past five years, Roosevelt has partnered with Maine South HS to offer free tutoring to our students on Thursdays after school.  

Our aim is to make the school library a fun and inviting place for students.  Our yummy entrance sets the tone....

On Tuesday, November 11th Roosevelt will host its annual Veterans Day.  Students are encouraged to wear red, white, and blue to school.  We are expecting about twent...