Weekly Bulletin

Weekly Bulletin Feb 19
Posted on 02/24/2021

Dear Families, 

February is African American History Month, see these links for book talks & read alouds with Unit 4!

Viodelda Judkins-Hair Love Book Talk   Hair Love Read aloud

Angela Ward-Ada Twist, Scientist Book Talk  Ada Twist, Scientist Read Aloud from Space


To wrap up our PBIS-focus of friendship for the month, we are going to celebrate with a silly dress up week for in-person and distance learners! 

Monday - February 22nd   Favorite Hat or Silly Hat 

Tuesday - February 23rd     Crazy Socks Day                              

Wednesday - February 24th Wacky Wednesday - Dress Wacky 

Thursday - February 25th  Future Career or Trip Costume 

Friday - February 26th-  Favorite Dr. Seuss Character

Read more about how we are working to support achievement and support students through the Robeson School Improvement Plan. This was shared with the PTA on 2/16 (Presentation Linked Here).

We still have seats available, please call or email the office if your student would like to be added to the in-person waitlist. 217-351-3884 or u4ROcontact@u4sd.org

Reminders for In-Person Learners:

-Symptom screening forms need to be completed by parents each day (including temperature).

-School begins at 7:50a - Door 3 closes at that time and students must enter through Door 1 after 7:50a (main door by flag pole).

-Attending the distance session is permitted for extenuating circumstances only (For example: Unit 4 transportation was not available, student has COVID symptoms/exposure). Please contact the office (217) 351-3884 or u4ROcontact@u4sd.org if you need to request to attend the distance session.

Robeson Tutoring Opportunity:

Looking for a little extra help with school work? We've got just the thing! 


Starting February 23 and available every Tuesday and Thursdays (on school days) from 2:05-3:05pm, we will have volunteers available to assist your student with any of their subjects: math, spelling, reading, writing, etc. All your student needs to do is long on to the following zoom link, and we will connect them to a volunteer.


Topic: Robeson After School Homework Help

Time: Tuesdays and Thursdays 2:05pm-3:05pm


Meeting ID: 868 0674 3578

Passcode: 428741

Any questions can be directed to Lori Rogers at rogerslo@u4sd.org.


Kindergarten Registration begins Feb. 1: If you have questions about the Choice Process or one of our schools please email: u4fic@u4sd.org or visit https://www.champaignschools.org/parents_and_students/choice/process Virtual school tours are scheduled for Feb. 23 from 5:30-6:30p. Robeson information can be found here.

From PTA:

-PTA Virtual Movie Night - Thursday, February 25 6pm Join Zoom Meeting https://eiu.zoom.us/j/92157709101… Meeting ID: 921 5770 9101 Passcode: 945358

-Do you love reading stories? Why not try your hand at writing one! Submissions due March 31, 2021.


-Online tutoring opportunity is available  through Illinois State University - more information here: https://illinoisstate.az1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_cOzZvnCvJE8QWe9?fbclid=IwAR3SlQkzg4gqkkPgtXt50noSz15ld5sEonyGbXtP1EWQ5GsVAH8ulYks-kU

-The Family & Community Engagement team has a host of SEL workshops in the queue. 

-The United Way of Illinois Equity Challenge is a 21-week program that encourages Illinois residents to engage in racial equity conversations to gain a deeper understanding about the impact systemic racism and inequity have on our state and in our local communities. United, we can help create a stronger, more equitable Illinois economy and stronger, more inclusive Illinois communities. Join the challenge! https://unitedwayillinois.org/equity-challenge/

-Community Outreach & Engagement Committee of Back the Blue Champaign County: The Committee is requesting that this Google Form  be filled out if members of your family need a winter coat this season

Upcoming Dates:

-Thursday, February 25 6pm -PTA Virtual Movie Night -  Join Zoom Meeting https://eiu.zoom.us/j/92157709101… Meeting ID: 921 5770 9101 Passcode: 945358

-March 11-12 - No School for Students, Parent-Teacher Conferences

-March 15-19 - No School for Students, Spring Break

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