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Thursday, October 18, 2018

Roosevelt HS & Old Pickers' Cemetery - & RCC meeting Tuesday, Nov. 13th 4 pm

This Post Dispatch article opens with some history about the site where Roosevelt was built: 


Also, reminder that our next RCC meeting is Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 4 pm at the school, Room 102. 

Monday, October 15, 2018

RHS wins PHL championship 2018

Photo from Coach Trey Porter's Twitter feed, of the team & coaches:


It took 2 years of hard work, but they made it! See 9-28-2018 post below for PD article about RHS football team & Coach Porter.

Friday, October 12, 2018

Oct. 24th Candidate forum and next RCC meeting is Nov. 13th (corrected!!)

There will be a candidate forum for candidates for the elected school board on 10-24-2018, 6:30 pm, at Metro High School (4015 McPherson). Presented by the League of Women Voters and the SLPS Foundation. The SLPS Foundation is the fiscal sponsor for the Roosevelt Community Council. 

Also, the next meeting of the RCC will be on Tuesday, Nov. 13th, at 4:30 pm, rather than November 6th, our normal meeting date. The meeting will be at the school, 3230 Hartford St., in Room 102.   (Corrected date - the correct date is Tuesday, Nov. 13!!) 

Sunday, September 30, 2018

St. Louis American article about the SLPS Foundation

The SLPS Foundation is the Roosevelt Community Council's fiscal sponsor.

Selling St. Louis Public Schools

Early morning view of Roosevelt High School, the morning of the 2018 Homecoming game (taken from an upstairs porch on the 3500 block of Juniata St.):


Saturday, September 29, 2018

RCC Meeting Tuesday, Oct. 2nd, 4:30 pm in Room 102

The Roosevelt Community Council will meet on Tuesday, October 2nd at 4:30 pm in Room 102 at the school. Parking is on the lot on the Compton side of the building.


Thursday, September 27, 2018

Homecoming Game Sat., Sept. 29th 1 pm, Tickets $5 cash - Updated

Homecoming is this Saturday, Sept. 29th, 1 pm game. Tickets are $5 cash at the gate at Compton & Wyoming. Check on Facebook for link to free tickets being offered by Ald. Christine Ingrassia (on the Tower Grove East FB group). There will be tailgating on the Compton-side parking lot starting at 11 am. (Note: Ticket price went up slightly, and the time of the game was shifted to 1 pm.)


This is the banner we posted at the school on Wednesday, Sept. 26th.

Update: Here is a photo from the September 15th football breakfast, sponsored by the RCC. We will also be providing breakfast for the team on Sept. 29th, before the homecoming game. Volunteers will be from the August Gate Church in TGE. The breakfasts are catered by Euylan Welch of Welch One Catering (in the white jacket toward the back of the photo).