Eleanor Roosevelt

High School PTSA

• Create connections between home and school

• Support staff and students

• Celebrate good learning environments ​

PTSA meetings:

The PTSA meets on the 3rd Tuesday of the month

News/Upcoming Events


Welcome to the 2021-22 School Year: Start the year off right by staying in the loop on what's happening with ERHS, our PTSA and PGCPS. See our email sign-up and social media info below and visit the PGCPS website to sign up for its emails.

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Homecoming: Saturday, October 16 - ERHS Sports Fields. Class Competitions from 10:00 AM-12:30 PM; Football Game at 2PM; Homecoming Dance on the Football Field from 6-9PM. Tickets for the dance are $20 and will be sold at the gate. Cash only. Casual attire, but please follow the Roosevelt Dress Code. Must bring your Roosevelt ID. ONLY Roosevelt students can attend. NO guests. Mask required at all times.

Next PTSA Meeting: Tuesday, October 19, 7-8PM - virtual. Our guest speaker will be the Senior Coordinator of Admissions and Diversity Initiatives at the University of Maryland, who will speak about the college application process. Please register here to receive the Zoom link: https://forms.gle/2iFTd8Grk4azHUa57 and visit the Membership section of our website to see minutes and budget reports from past meetings.

AGENDA

Welcome

PTSA Executive Board Reports

State of the School - Mr. McNeill

PTSA Hub Reports

Thank You for Donations!

Guest Speaker: Mr. Clarke, UMD Senior Coordinator of Admissions & Diversity Initiatives

Q&A

MemberHub: Visit our membership page to join/renew your annual membership with the PTSA. : Once you have created an account with MemberHub you will be able to join committees ("hubs"), participate in MemberHub Givebacks, and use other tools to stay connected and involved!

MemberHub Givebacks: The PTA receives up to 20% back from your purchases. Go to our eStore to shop, save, and support. Buy items such as Amazon gift cards for teachers. New givebacks added each week.

The PTSA Spirit Wear Store is open! There are standard items (sweatshirts, T-shirts) available throughout the school year, and at certain times of year you can order custom items.

Support ERHS on AmazonSmile! - Your Back to School Shopping can help the ERHS PTSA! Visit smile.amazon.com or click here and choose "ERHS PTSA" as your charitable organization of choice. Then, shop as you normally would and we'll get a 5% of the sale! (From desktop, must go to smile.amazon.com every time you shop, so that we get credit for the sale! If you shop using the Amazon mobile app, you can set up AmazonSmile there as well. In the menu, click on Gifting & Charity and then AmazonSmile. Choose ERHS PTSA as your charity and shop away!)

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Stay Connected with the PTSA

If you are not currently on our PTSA email lists and would like to be, please email erhsptsaweb@gmail.com giving a brief description of your connection to the school. The PTSA has two email lists:

1. Communications List - Join this Google group for announcements; only designated board members may post messages to this list.

2. Discussion List - Join this Google group, where any PTSA member may post questions, comments or suggestions relevant to the school or PTSA.

3. Social Media - Follow and Like the ERHS PTSA on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram!

Stay Connected with the School

You can also sign up for communications from the school regarding internships, service learning opportunities, SAT/ACT prep sessions, scholarships, Junior/Senior information sessions, class fundraisers and more.

  1. Sign Up for Class-Specific Lists - Go to the school website and scroll down to the bottom of the homepage for the links to sign up for each class. NOTE: PTSA does not manage these class lists, so please address any questions to your class administrator.

  2. Robocalls / Text Alerts - The school automatically sends out Robocall and text reminders to families by phone. In order to receive these messages, make sure your contact information is current in SchoolMax. (If you have not set up a SchoolMax account, or need help, click here for instructions.)

Thanks to everyone who donated and/or volunteered for the 2021 Staff Appreciation Week Daily Tasty Treats!