This week the Rocket Report is with Missy Zacharias about Pre-K and Kinder Roundup. It's all online this year and the link will be posted at risdweb.org by April 1st. Please help share this information. https://youtu.be/GTs_lewJ0_A
This week the Rocket Report is with Josh Porter and he discusses music and innovation classes at Robinson Intermediate. https://youtu.be/yz6BE-3f92c
Robinson ISD is accepting parent applications for grades 1-12 GT assessment March 22-April 1. Please complete the form & contact your child's campus counselor if you have any questions. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSczb05kKy48vAZDY9FTkLBO8TRZ9jAXYglPM8U4gz7tgqiIhw/viewform
Robinson Education Foundation notified the staff selected by the top 25 graduating seniors Friday! Staff will find out who is honoring them Monday! REF Celebration of Stars is 5/3! It’s a great honor and we are blessed with wonderful staff in RISD! https://youtu.be/gxL6Z3HSVQM
This week the Rocket Report is with two of our ag teachers as we celebrate them, and our students. Check out today and all previous episodes via our RISD YouTube Channel. https://youtu.be/49Tcc3xfAOo
The Rocket Report this week is with Dr. Hope. He shares information about the week missed due to weather and the impact of the week on our facilities. https://youtu.be/cEWEVHV7xgA
The Rocket Report this week is a "special edition" highlighting the new intro/outro created by Mathew Ruggieri who is a 9th grade student at RHS. https://youtu.be/YVqUdTmHnes
This week the Rocket Report is with Ross Caraway and discusses Rocket Recognition at RHS and also the Community Wide RL21 opportunity to create unity and school spirit with flags throughout Robinson. https://youtu.be/l6j0BhBs7i8.
Just a reminder, Monday is a student holiday and teacher planning day. The RISD school calendar is always available via the RISD website - https://www.risdweb.org/article/246889?org=robinson-isd Enjoy the 3 day weekend!
This week the Rocket Report is with Dr. Amy Mathews-Perez and shares information about Child Find. https://youtu.be/waXvnkJI1V0
This week the Rocket Report is with Katy Grissom who coordinates music, art, and MakerSpace at Robinson Elementary. She shares what they do in these classes and what students have enjoyed the most so far this year. https://youtu.be/k0o160VZR7w
In the words of Dr. King, “Everybody can be great because everybody can serve.” Visit MLKDay.gov to find local service opportunities on #MLKDay of Service and beyond! #MLKDayOn. Family activities & service ideas can also be found at https://mlkcelebration.indiana.edu/tool-kit/
The Rocket Report this week is with Tamara McNew and discusses in depth information about endorsements and courses at RHS. https://youtu.be/ySMOE6he8N4
The Rocket Report this week is with Tamara McNew & Kati Dietzman & discusses graduation requirements at RHS & upcoming parent involvement opportunities. (Please note: the event for today will be rescheduled.) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g81ZozhIoKk #RobinsonISD
The Rocket Report this week is with Tamara McNew & Kati Dietzman and discusses graduation requirements at RHS as well as upcoming parent involvement opportunities. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g81ZozhIoKk
Robinson ISD Alert: Robinson ISD will be closed on Monday, January 11th. Also, just a reminder that when we return on Tuesday, it is a scheduled late start day per our 2020-21 calendar. Be safe and stay warm! #RobinsonISD
This week the Rocket Report is with Wylie Gore and shares information about the Pride of the Blue bands in RISD! https://youtu.be/vJ4_VKYUp7k
This week the Rocket Report is with Willie Thomas and discusses the Hour of Code: https://youtu.be/OxHsSDWEm3I
What a wonderful job by Mrs. Ficke and the Robinson ISD Soul of the Blue Choirs. Gather around the phone, computer, Roku or your favorite streaming device and enjoy the RISD Choir Christmas Performance. #robinsonisd https://youtu.be/TZ2Dc9aoXSE
This week the Rocket Report is with Lindsey Richard and discusses elementary academic UIL. You can watch and listen at https://youtu.be/bgHBzuZ-nSY.
In November, REF awarded $25,678.78 to RISD teachers for innovative classroom grants! Congratulations! The video lists each grant winner https://youtu.be/DnsMIa9iNpo
The Rocket Report this week is with Willie Thomas, Director of Media Integration, and discusses Scholastic Book Fairs this year including the one this week at Robinson Primary. Listen at: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TN758Tawz9k&feature=youtu.be
RJH is collecting money for Robinson Blue Santa to provide gifts for Robinson kids in need this Christmas. Please donate to 2nd period through Fri 12/11. Winning class earns pizza/ice cream party!!! Nominate a family in need: https://www.robinsontexas.org/253/Blue-Santa
The Rocket Report this week is with Tim VanCleave, Deputy Superintendent, and discusses Title I parent involvement. https://youtu.be/gHZXKAmEXWc
Food for Families food drive continues through Thurs. 11/19. All food goes to local families in need!!! Donate cans or non-perishable food items to your 2nd period teacher! https://drive.google.com/file/d/11o6Y9ENqMUEFuFxxGdblMJvEVLAfaHBA/view?usp=sharing
This week the Rocket Report is with Dr. Hope and discusses the Teacher Incentive Allotment. You can view the video on the Robinson ISD YouTube Channel at https://youtu.be/08MN7fpYdh4.
This week the Rocket Report is with Kara Ficke who is over choir for grades 6-12 and theatre at grades 7-8. https://youtu.be/fjhYlZpwWVk
This week the Rocket Report is with Amanda Schwartinsky, PK-6 ELAR Specialist. She discusses phonics curriculum in RISD as well as other training and information for parents regarding early childhood literacy. Check it out at https://youtu.be/5HNmJe_AJ1k.
Robinson ISD will start serving free breakfast and lunch to all enrolled students beginning on Monday, November 2, 2020. Recently, the USDA passed a waiver to allow free meals under the Seamless Summer Option for the remainder of the 2020-2021 school year. A meal must always have a fruit or vegetable on the tray with two other components or it will be priced as ala carte. Parents/Guardians will still be responsible for charges on their student's account for ala carte items such as bottled water, cookies or ice cream. Students who are attending as virtual learners can pick up meals at Robinson Intermediate, which is located at 605 S. Old Robinson Road. Meals will be served from 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. each school day. The curbside meal program is also available to other children in the community that are 18 years of age or younger. For any additional information please contact Alma Ramirez 254-662-5000 ext. 212. Robinson ISD is an equal opportunity provider.
At a noon meeting today, the Board of Trustees approved an updated school calendar for 2020-21. The following was done to allow for more planning time for staff during this extraordinary year to ensure the best possible educational experience for our students: November 9th will be a student holiday/staff planning (11/10/20 remains a PLC planning/late arrival for students day) February 8th will be a student holiday/staff planning (2/9/21 will be a regular student day) April 12th will be a student holiday/staff planning (4/13/21 will be a regular student day) Thank you for your patience and understanding with these changes!
This week our Rocket Report is with Tim VanCleave, RISD Deputy Superintendent. He explains the Schneider Electric project that is happening to upgrade some items within our facilities as well as make all buildings more energy efficient. https://youtu.be/EwhnyZ1ejZM
In case you missed our last virtual pep rally, here is the link: https://bit.ly/3dWN2P1 Special thanks to Mr. Sykes for integrating the band video and cheer video!
The Rocket Report this week is an interview with Dr. Hope about the revised district mission, vision, motto, and values completed by the RISD School Board. Please watch the video to learn more. https://youtu.be/luLIrARgPMM
The Rocket Report Interview this week is with Jay Zeller, Athletic Director in Robinson ISD. Listen to learn about character building, opportunities for the community to help build unity, and other athletic updates. https://youtu.be/EqQvlFZNJ54
RISD interview this week - April Ruggieri, Library/Media Specialist at Robinson Intermediate- Watch our video to hear about how students access books, Digital Citizenship Month, & the variety of clubs/challenges available to students at RIS. https://youtu.be/a9noaSye1gY
Robinson High School offers a variety of CTE (career & technical education) courses for students. To learn more about these programs, clubs, & certifications, listen to the interview with Dawn Griffin, RHS Coordinator of CTE and Assessment. https://youtu.be/8Kgski9lypk
RISD Counselors are using Character Strong this year for character trait lessons as well as social and emotional learning with students. To hear more about this, listen to the interview with Junior High Counselor, Brianna Mink. https://youtu.be/n64rds_5Vlo
RISD students have free access to myON digital library & daily news articles at home this summer. This will help them continue reading, learning & provide additional opportunities for exploration on topics of interest. You may access information about how to connect to this resource at https://drive.google.com/file/d/1kUwn-qaIU6bh2RwRS24olbQ8jrsurmQw/view?usp=sharing
Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) food benefits are for children who were certified for free/reduced-price school meals during the 19-20 school year. More information at hhs.texas.gov/PEBT Applications available June 1.
Last week of school lessons are posted at https://www.risdweb.org/covid-19-instructional-resources. Please don't forget to read the material return/pick up information we have shared. Please submit all missing assignments by Thursday so you can receive a grade & report card.
Congratulations to our teachers and staff of the year! We also celebrate many staff with RISD service awards & three retirees this year! #RobinsonISD https://youtu.be/Ht5p4X2bx1g
Information for May 18-22 including material pick up and return may be viewed here: https://youtu.be/_Xu2HSlz3RE Directions for material pick: up/return.https://docs.google.com/document/d/1swG4MG-icOZIJa1gs2z6A4xJewnPVEquwCzt4jp-9U4/edit?usp=sharing
Lesson information for May 11-15 has been published at https://www.risdweb.org/covid-19-instructional-resources
Route A is headed to Chapman area
Teachers and Staff of RISD will be driving the routes today for our Field Day Parade. Please wave when you hear us coming down your street.
We have made a few adjustments to the routes for the Field Day Parade. The routes are located at https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1fMGV6t5puA876LvqrP9S-sYQR4cFgq0x_IjfS_f_fHE/edit?usp=sharing We hope to see all our STARS this afternoon. Routes begin at 2pm.
Lessons for May 4-8 have been posted at https://www.risdweb.org/covid-19-instructional-resources Field Day honoring our STAR teachers, students & parents is Monday, May 4th beginning at 2pm. 🚀
Material Pick Up and Return Information - https://docs.google.com/document/d/1swG4MG-icOZIJa1gs2z6A4xJewnPVEquwCzt4jp-9U4/edit?usp=sharing
We will have a Field Day STARS of Robinson Parade honoring our teachers, parents, and students on Monday, May 4th beginning at 2pm. Routes can be found here: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1XStBHnBOpwYUdsuL9hDi7gj-K0Jnui-apD3yH9bPpuU/edit?usp=sharing
We will have a Field Day STARS of Robinson Parade honoring our teachers, parents, and students on Monday, May 4th. Routes can be found here: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1XStBHnBOpwYUdsuL9hDi7gj-K0Jnui-apD3yH9bPpuU/edit?usp=sharing
Communication for May 4-8 in the video below. Please look for information about Field Day Parade scheduled for Monday, May 4th and information on material pick up and return this weekend https://youtu.be/EPReEtjNfUs
Here is a short video of the pictures that have been submitted over the last two weeks. Thank you for continuing to share your students learning and having fun at home with us! https://youtu.be/pXiB0lCZY7w
Student assignments for April 27th - May 1st are posted at https://www.risdweb.org/covid-19-instructional-resources
Communication for April 27th - May 1st can be found on our Robinson ISD YouTube Channel and at the link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wtg1GfPfUCw We hope you have a great weekend!
Teachers are creating content so our students hear their teacher's voice & meet live with students one time per week of at-home learning. We wanted to highlight Heather Farnum's video on the Butterfly Life Cycle she made for students! https://www.wevideo.com/view/1665916051
Thank you Mr. Porter for putting this together!! We love all of our Rockets!!! #RobinsonISD #RNQ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mmc2cIDq2GA&feature=youtu.be
We continue to miss everyone! We are beyond blessed by the amazing parents, students, & staff in #RobinsonISD. Information for the week of April 20-24 is included in this video: https://youtu.be/2lFFs8H14MI
Robinson ISD: The Governor just announced that school buildings will remain closed for the remainder of the 2019-20 school year. Although we have made preliminary plans for changes to graduation, we will wait to hear from the Commissioner next week to finalize the plans. #RNQ
Please share the link below for Pre-K and Kinder Roundup with anyone you know that has a student that will enter Pre-K or Kinder in Robinson ISD for the 2020-2021 school year. https://forms.gle/xd1M28FoTmtNE88m9
Please reference the updated FAQ for information on grading guidelines during COVID-19. The FAQ can be located at https://www.risdweb.org/coronavirus-covid-19—4.
CDC now recommends you wear a mask in public where you can’t avoid being near people, like in grocery stores, pharmacies & healthcare settings https://bit.ly/2V8o5Y2. Remember though, your local authorities may have already issued a specific order re: masks. #StayHomeTexas
Please find information about instruction for #RobinsonISD for the week of April 14-17 in the video below. We are thankful for you and hope you have a wonderful Easter weekend. https://youtu.be/g0aTGvWjrQA
We hope you enjoy the pictures that were submitted for week 3 of at home COVID-19 learning. https://youtu.be/AZwvAPoEU0I #RobinsonISD
Jay Zeller hired as new Director of Athletics. https://www.wacotrib.com/sports/high_schools/robinson-isd-approves-zeller-as-athletic-director/article_e8850501-d386-58f9-a98a-c52341f9e4da.html
Thursday Motivation for Virtual Spirit Week - Celebrate Rockets wearing your emoji clothes or paint your face with your favorite emoji. Follow the Move This World (https://vimeo.com/179220928) video and practice the techniques. #RobinsonISD
Texas, remember the importance of social distancing. If you must go out, avoid public spaces & keep your distance from others (at least 6 feet). If we continue to follow valuable public health guidance, fewer of our friends & family will be affected by COVID-19. #StayHomeTexas
Information for learning April 6-9 can be found on Sunday evening at our risdweb.org instructional resources page. Other information is included in this short video as well. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JTp0ljKrIzM
You can spread #COVID19 without knowing you have it. Whether you have symptoms or not, #StayHome. If you have to go out, wear a mask/bandana/scarf, regularly wash your hands, and stay 6 feet apart. We must stay #ApartTogether to slow coronavirus. https://tea.texas.gov/staywell
Please enjoy the pictures submitted from week 2 of at home learning. We miss you! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X7o1EGReWOA
April 6-9 we invite you to join us in a social-emotional learning spirit week. See the image for more details. Please share your pictures from this and all at-home learning at https://photos.app.goo.gl/yzZvVEPHPcgi1N1bA
We miss our students, and hope you are all well. This important message about COVID-19 will help to keep you safe and healthy. The most important thing you can do right now is stay at home! If that’s not possible, practice social distancing by staying 6 feet from others. Wash your hands with soap and water for 20 seconds and disinfect frequently touched surfaces such as doorknobs and countertops. Avoid touching your eyes, nose, or mouth, and cover a cough or sneeze with your elbow. If you have symptoms of COVID-19 – a fever, dry cough, or shortness of breath, call your doctor. Remember, by staying apart now, we can all be together again faster!
The Governor just announced that schools will remain closed through Friday, May 1st. RISD will update the FAQ and send an email update by tomorrow morning. Please continue to stay healthy and patient through this time! We love and miss our Rockets!
We hope you enjoy the first at-home instruction video from the pictures that were submitted through our instructional resources site at risdweb.org. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-YYIkrfK1tw
Thank you for your support this week! Lessons and information for 3/30-4/3 will post late Sun evening at https://www.risdweb.org/covid-19-instructional-resources Please continue to contact your child's teacher & if you message them this weekend, they will reply Monday.
Good morning! Our learning from home begins today 3/23. Please be patient and if you encounter any difficulties contact your child's teacher. We are here to support you. Instructions and other resources can be found at https://www.risdweb.org/covid-19-instructional-resources
You only need to come in person Friday if you do NOT have devices or WiFi at home. If you have access, all items will be posted online. See FAQ & email coming Friday from Skyward. If you need devices, printed copies, or WiFi you will need to come Friday.
FAQ has been updated for RISD COVID-19:https://www.risdweb.org/coronavirus-covid-19--4 Friday's free/reduced meal service will include food for Friday, Sat, & Sun. Pickup of instructional items on Friday will be at Robinson Intermediate from 7:30-1:00pm.
Please find an updated FAQ at the following link for RISD COVID-19 information. https://www.risdweb.org/coronavirus-covid-19--4
Link to FAQ for Robinson ISD COVID-19 Closure: https://www.risdweb.org/o/Robinson%20ISD/page/coronavirus-covid-19--4
Please find a link to a resource you might find helpful when visiting with your child about COVID-19. A message was also sent to parents via Skyward. https://bit.ly/39O5N4p
Robinson ISD is excited to have Coach Eby leading our softball program. Please watch the video at the link below to get to know him better: https://youtu.be/kSHqOulK-aQ
Robinson ISD is excited to have Coach Eby leading our softball program. Please watch this video to get to know him better.
DELAYED START: After finding some icy areas in our outer district areas, we are delaying the start of school until 10:00 a.m. Buses will run 2 hours late. We apologize for the delay but want to make sure everyone is safe!
UIL Realignment 2020-22 for Volleyball/Basketball (other sports not available for awhile): District 18 China Spring Madisonville Mexia Robinson Connally LaVega
UIL Realignment 2020-22 for Football: District 9 China Spring Gatesville Jarrell Robinson Salado Connally
We are thankful for every staff member in RISD! This month we celebrate these staff and teachers who were chosen by their colleagues as December teacher and staff of the month. https://youtu.be/o5WFA6_Uius
Texas Education Agency letter concerning Vaping-Related Pulmonary Illness. Please click the link. #RobinsonISD https://tea.texas.gov/about-tea/news-and-multimedia/correspondence/taa-letters/vaping-related-pulmonary-illness
8B Girls Basketball loses a close one vs the Lady Pirates 11-15 but they hustled til the end! #RNQ #RobinsonISD
8th Graders are ready to make their HS Plans! Student/parent meeting 1/27 at 6:30pm in HS Gym & schedule an individual appt to make HS Schedule at https://robinson8thgradeappt.youcanbook.me/
Happy New Year! We honored these colleague selected teacher and staff of the month for November before we left for the break. We have great staff in #RobinsonISD! https://youtu.be/ZH4s2B-v-Oc
8th grade band was phenomenal
Our Boys Basketball teams were a bit rusty after Thanksgiving break dropping all 4 games at Connally. But they played with lots of heart and hustle! #RNQ #RobinsonISD 7B- 20-33 8B- 19-29 7A- 16-42 8A- 34-59
Good video from the NFHS for parents/fans at extracurricular events. "The Parent Seat" explains the role of a parent during game day and provides suggestions on how they can cope with the roller coaster of emotions that they will feel. https://nfhslearn.com/library/videos/478
Come to our RJH Academic Expo tonight at 6pm in the Cafetorium for a chance to win door prizes, eat free food, see amazing performances from Choir, Band, Dance & Cheer, and see all the wonderful things happening in classes. Two Amazon Fire Tablets Give-A-Ways! Don't miss out!!!
Win a Gift Card from George's, Academy, Walkons, PF Changs, Rosas, Ninfa's, Red Lobster, & 2 Amazon Fire Tablets at the RJH Academic Expo Th. 11/21 6pm in Cafeteria. Come see the amazing things happening in classrooms & extracurriculuars. Enjoy food & door prizes! See you there!
RJH Academic Expo Thurs. 11/21 at 6pm in the Cafetorium. Don't miss out on performances from our Choir, Band, Cheer & Dance and tons of door prizes including 2 Amazon Fire Tablets! Hope to see you there!!!
8B Rockets Volleyball also fall to the Leopards in 2. #RNQ #RobinsonISD
Tomorrow, all students will be given the opportunity to attend the High School pep rally to celebrate the Volleyball and Cross Country teams.Students need to be at school by 8:00am, check in to 1st period, and walk as a group over to the high school. Let's go Rockets!
7B Volleyball drops the 1st game then rallies back in the next two to defeat the Cougars 2-1! Way to show that Rockets Never Quit! #RNQ #RobinsonISD
Mixed B teams (7&8) drop their home opener to Whitney in a scrimmage style game. Definitely played hard! #RNQ #RobinsonISD
The RJH Homecoming pep rally was one for the ages. https://drive.google.com/file/d/1tJFvIc29S8HD1pFZUtI7cC3-caTbgsqV/view?usp=sharing
Robinson High School Graduation will be on Saturday, May 23rd at 7:00 p.m. at Baylor's Ferrell Center. #RobinsonISD
Registration is now open for the 2019 - 2020 school year. Please log into Family Access to register your student(s). https://skyward10.iscorp.com/scripts/wsisa.dll/WService=wsedurobinsonisdtx/fwemnu01.w
Registration is open for new students to Robinson ISD. If you have no students currently enrolled at Robinson ISD, please register you new student at https://skyward10.iscorp.com/scripts/wsisa.dll/WService=wsedurobinsonisdtx/skyenroll.w
Registration is open for new students to Robinson ISD. If you have no students currently enrolled at Robinson ISD, please register your new student(s) at https://skyward10.iscorp.com/scripts/wsisa.dll/WService=wsedurobinsonisdtx/skyenroll.w
Rocket Football Camp Begins Tomorrow at 7:45 am at Rocket Field. #RNQ
FYI: The City of Robinson will begin construction near the High School on Monday, July 8th. West Tate Ave. from Old Robinson Road to just past the baseball fields will be closed.
We love having the opportunity to recognize our great staff in RISD. At the end of year awards on May 24th, we recognized 5, 10, 15, 20, 25, and 35 years of service with awards as well as our retiring staff, and staff/teacher of the year from each campus!
JH Office will be closing at 9am on Friday, 5/31 for the Regional finals baseball game in Huntsville. We will open back for business at 7:30am Monday.
Chromebook turn in tomorrow 5/16. 7th grade in morning, 8th grade in afternoon. All chrome books must be turned in or fine paid to be eligible for field trips .
Robinson ISD app available in the Google Play Store: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.apptegy.robinsonisd #RobinsonISD
Robinson ISD app available in the Apple App Store: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/robinson-isd-tx/id1436844160?ls=1&mt=8 #RobinsonISD
The Robinson ISD Bond Election 2019 website can be accessed at the following address: http://bondissueinfo.com/robinson/index.html #RobinsonISD
Girls basketball plays some hard fought games against Lorena tonight! Came up short in all 4. #RNQ #RobinsonISD
8A: 35-11 8B: 35-6 7A: 11-30 7B: 18-16 Rockets Girls Basketball won 3 out of 4 games against Connally! Awesome job ladies! #RobinsonISD #RNQ
8B Girls Basketball falls to the Pirates 10-18 but showed that Rockets Never Quit! #RNQ #RobinsonISD
Updating Robinson Junior High: On January 9th, a Facilities Advisory Group met to discuss facility plans and possibilities for the Junior High campus. Click below for information shared at that meeting: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1VyWwM4e5iTaoaQsPba__pmW3bMw7BAnq/view
8B Boys Basketball loses the lead from halftime to fall to the Hornets 17-19. Hard fought battle! #RNQ #RobinsonISD
Boys A teams split with Lorena. 7A lost 23-36 and 8A wins 31-20!
7B boys team beats Lorena in overtime, 22-20! 8B boys fall to the Leopards 9-21.
Don’t forget to help out if you can! Food for Families canned good drive this week through Thursday, 11/15. #RobinsonISD