Category Archive: General News

Welcome to the Roberts Elementary School PTO Website!

Welcome, Roberts Families! As part of the Roberts community, all parents are part of the Roberts PTO. Please take a minute to navigate the website, see a list of current PTO officers, read meeting minutes, download forms and get information on how you can help the school by participating in PTO-driven activities and fundraisers. Welcome …

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Concerns About The State of Our Building

Moms, Dads, and Caregivers—Please attend the meeting on Dec 7th at 9 am at Roberts Cafe. Our goal is to have a FULL HOUSE to demonstrate the strength & solidarity of our community. – Did you know that when Houston has a heavy rain, some students are displaced to the library because of water leaking …

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Pajama Day Friday November 16th

Pajama Day is Friday,  November 16th. Buy a wristband for $1 and wear your PJs to school. Wristbands will be sold Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday from 7:15am-7:30am. Funds raised support 5th grade activities.

Save the Date!Meeting with HISD Head of Facilities Management

Calling all Roberts Elementary Parents: Save the Date! Brian G. Busby, Chief Operating Officer of HISD (link to bio:, has accepted Ms Epps’ invitation to address FAMILIES’ CONCERNS ABOUT THE STATE OF OUR BUILDING on Friday December 7th at 9 am in the Cafe. Please join us for this unique opportunity to voice your concerns …

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Scholastic Book Fair


1st Annual Roberts Dad’s Softball Tournament

PADRES, We are pleased to announce that registration for the highly anticipated, 1st Annual Dad’s Softball Tournament is officially open. Please note that player participation is limited to current or former Roberts’ Dads, and only 40 player spots are available. Additional details and registration information enclosed. Event Details: When/Where: December 1, 2018 | 4PM @ Rice’s Reckling …

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Culture of Giving:Thank you for your support!

We are still tallying the results, but we are currently at 90% of our ambitious goal with 63% of families participating (as of 9/28). Thank you so much to those families who have contributed for supporting our students and teachers. Please help push us over the finish line by submitting your donation to your company’s …

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Roberts Math Club Information and Registration

The Roberts Math club is gearing up for the 2018-19 school year. The team was formed in 2015 by a group of Roberts parents who teach and do research in STEM (Science Technology Engineering Math) fields. The goal of the club is to support STEM education and provide an activity where students can develop confidence in …

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Get VIPS Cleared Now with HISD’s New RAPTOR Volunteer Management System!

The district policy is that volunteers and visitors must be VIPS(Volunteers in Public Schools) cleared to attend any school event other than lunch or parent conferences. The district is really pushing for compliance on all campuses. This means, you cannot attend an event in your child’s class (like a poetry reading) unless you are VIPS …

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