Rt66 Announcements

Science Spirit Week – Feb 9th – 13th 

We are having an exciting week next week – lots of activities and learning opportunities. All students are putting the final touches on their Science Fair Projects. Students may dress up for each day – please see theme days below:

Monday – “Research Day”

Wear Mismatch Clothes – Two different shoes/socks, backwards shirt etc.

Tuesday – “Question/Hypothesis Day”

Wear warm pajamas – please insure they are full length and appropriate – sturdy slippers too

Wednesday – “Materials” Day – “Procedures” Day

Crazy Hair Day

Thursday – “Lab” Day

Wear career outfits – dress like a scientist, doctor, reporter, engineer, conductor, etc.

Friday -  “Analysis” Day

Wear your Thinking Caps

2015-2016 Election Results Posted

posted Sep 25, 2015, 8:25 AM by Laraun Harrison   [ updated Sep 25, 2015, 8:29 AM ]

Congratulation to our newly elected 2015-2016 Site Advisory Council.


Laraun Harrison

Community Members

Brenda Kinsey

Sandy Orne-Adams

Parent Members

Erin Edwards

Laura Wolf

Staff Members

Karen Demarest

Kelly Brown

Check meeting dates by clicking on Our School - 2015-2016 Site Advisory Council.

Route 66 Beautification Day

posted Sep 22, 2015, 7:06 PM by Laraun Harrison

September 25, 2015 - Join us from 8:00 a.m. to noon to clean up outside areas.  Please bring gloves and tools - we will need to remove all weeds, trim trees and remove bushes.  Thanks to the Radosevich's for bringing us a huge dumpster for the project.


posted Sep 18, 2015, 5:27 PM by Laraun Harrison

September 21 - 24, 2015



Book Fair Shopping Dates and Times:

Monday, Sept. 21, 2015 –Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015

Shopping Hours:

7:55 a.m. – 3:30 Daily                      

BOOK FAIR FAMILY EVENT from 4:30pm – 6:30pm.

Site Advisory Election 2015-2016

posted Sep 18, 2015, 5:14 PM by Laraun Harrison   [ updated Sep 18, 2015, 5:28 PM ]

September 18 - September 22 - Route 66 has accepted Declarations for Candidacy for the 2015-2016 school year  (under the provisions of state and MESD policy #102.)  The completed Declaration of Candidacy were returned to the principal of Route 66 Elementary, no later than 3:30 pm. on the third Friday in September (Sept 18, 2015). The Declaration of Candidacy provides that a candidate shall select only one category of membership (faculty, parent or community member) in which he or she desires to serve.  

Names of candidates will be posted once a week on school website, and school newsletter. A ballot box for election will be available Sept 18, 2015 in the office. Those with a voter registration card may vote. The election will be closed at 3:30 p.m. on September 22, 2015 and elected members will be posted on Friday, September 25, 2015. Candidates are as follows:

Brenda Kinsey                  Community Member
Sandy Orne-Adams          Community Member
Karen Demarest               Teacher
Kelly Brown                      Teacher
Erin Edwards                    Parent
Laura Wolf                        Parent

Mother Son Bingo

posted Sep 18, 2015, 5:08 PM by Laraun Harrison

September 18, 2015 - Join us for a fun night of kickball and BINGO!  Sign Up forms are available in the office.  This is a great event sponsored by our PTO.  Please come out and get to know one another more!!

NWEA Assesssments

posted Sep 12, 2015, 10:22 AM by Laraun Harrison

Grades 3-5 will participate in NWEA interim assessments in Reading, Language Arts and Math starting September 1st. NWEA partners with educators across the globe. This is an opportunity to focus on growth of the students and mazimize learning for students on, above and below grade level.

The NED Show

posted Aug 19, 2015, 7:39 PM by Laraun Harrison   [ updated Aug 19, 2015, 7:39 PM ]

August 19, 2015 – 1:00 p.m.

Heart – It’s what we are all about.

Promoting Academic Achievement through Character Development.

We believe students can accomplish amazing things - if they’re given positive motivation and specific directions that lead to success. The NED Show and its corresponding character building resources do exactly that by teaching kids three foundational stepping-stones: Never Give Up, Encourage Others, Do Your Best®. 

First Day of School 1st - 5th Students - Thursday, August 13, 2015

posted Jul 14, 2015, 5:01 AM by Laraun Harrison

Back to School - Inviting all parents to participate in the first day of school activities.  It is very important to come to school with your child on his/her first day of school. Please plan on staying until 10:00 a.m.

    8:00 - 8:15 - All students go to class. Parents - please proceed to Diner!

    8:30 - 9:00 - Parents stay in diner to get important information for school year

    9:00 - 9:30 - Students go to Diner for School Spirit Assembly; parents go to child's classroom for learning activities and information regarding student's growth and achievement in 2015 - 2016

    9:30 - 10:00 - Volunteer Training for Interested Parents (Please call 832-5760 to sign up ahead of time.)

Meet your Teacher - Wednesday, August 12, 2015

posted Jul 14, 2015, 4:22 AM by Laraun Harrison   [ updated Jul 14, 2015, 4:53 AM ]

Welcome to the 2015-2016 School Year.  Please plan on coming by on Wednesday, August 12, 2015 any time between 4:00 and 6:00 p.m. to meet your teacher. Kindergarten students will not have an assigned teacher at this time but parents are encouraged to come and bring supplies and meet all teachers. 

 Please click on supply list on Supply LIsts and bring as many supplies as you can on Wednesday.

Please plan to take time on the first day of school to come with your student, meet with the Principal and then spend time in the classroom with the teachers.  We are also offering a volunteer training each day for those of you who need that certification.

Route 66 and PRO (Parents Reaching Out) Presents "Keeping It All Together"

posted Mar 17, 2015, 6:10 PM by Laraun Harrison   [ updated Mar 17, 2015, 6:13 PM ]

on March 19 at 4:00-6:00 pm
-Receive a FREE Grab and Go Record Keeping Kit
-Personalize, with time saving tools, your child's important records
-Meet other families in similar situations
-Realize a dream and vision for your child's future

Please remind them to RSVP to Sara Williams via e-mail or calling the front office. The first five who do, get a FREE gift.

Thank You Real Results!!

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