Updates and News from R.K.B.B.H.K-8 Center


This is where you can find general and important announcements from our school. I will add new information here as I receive it. Make sure to check this page often to keep up to date with the happenings at our school.

A message from RUTH K BROAD/BAY HARBOR K-8

Registration for RKBBH after school care is now officially closed as we are already at our maximun capacity. Thank you!

PTA Store News:

Seat Sacks are in  $15

Agenda Page Divider only $ 0.50
Girls Middle School polos have also arrived
We should be getting the boys Middle School polos SOON.

Friday, August 29th is the deadline to pre-order a Friday Shirt. We will only order shirts for those that pre-order them. Please order online at wwwrkbpta.com or stop by the uniform store tomorrow morning to order one. There will be no future opportunities to buy the Friday shirts. 

8/27/14 PTA News

CPR Day Miami
Saturday September 6, 2014
8a.m. to 5p.m.
Free CPR training at 7 locations
To see locations and additional details:

National Father's Take Your Children to School Day
On September 10, 2014, fathers are asked to accompany their children to school and to consider registering to volunteer 10 hours during the school year at the school.
 This event aims to inspire fathers and families to be more effectively engaged with their children's education. 
Main participants in the 2014 National Fathers Take Your Children to School Day include fathers, grandfathers, foster fathers, stepfathers, uncles, cousins, big brothers, male caregivers, mentors and family friends, but women are also encouraged participate.
Supply Store Update
-Seat Sacks sold out on Thursday. More will arrive this week.
-You can order Uniforms, Friday shirts, supplies and become a PTA member online at http://rkbpta.com/
 -We will be taking pre sale orders for Friday shirts through August 29th! Friday Shirts will be sold as pre sale items only! You will NOT be able to purchase a Friday shirt after this date! No exceptions.
PTA General Meeting
Thursday August 28th at 8:45 am in the Media Center 

8/27/14 School News


Miami Children’s Museum is proud to support your child’s school with a $20 donation to your school PTA for every family membership purchased at MCM!
Your family can enjoy FREE admission for two adults and all children – plus one additional guest pass per visit –for an entire year.  With our 14  galleries featuring fun and interactive exhibits, our daily crafts and performances, our special “member only” family events and our traveling exhibits which will feature Nickelodeon’s “Dora & Diego – Let’s Explore” coming in October – now is the time to purchase your Family Membership at MCM and raise money for your school PTA.
Click here to Support Your School through Miami Children’s Museum:http://miamichildrensmuseum.org/schoolmembership.html

8/1/14 A message from RUTH K BROAD/BAY HARBOR K-8

Hello Bobcats,

 On Friday, August 15, 2014 there will be a Pre-K and Kindergarten Orientation at 9:00 a.m. in the elementary school cafeteria. Beginning at 1:00 p.m. there will be a meet and greet for grades 1 through 8. Grades 1 through 5 will meet in the elementary school cafeteria and grades 6 through 8 will meet in the middle school cafeteria. 

Additionally, school uniforms sales will be beginning August 11 through August 15 from 8:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. Please understand that the store is operated by volunteers and the doors will close prompltly at 10:30 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. each day. All sales are cash only. 

Finally, please ensure that all that all mandatory summer reading, math, and civics activities packets are due the first day of school. We look forward to a fantastic school year.

6/3/14 A message from RUTH K BROAD/BAY HARBOR K-8

Dear Parents and Students,

This is an update for the last week of school as well as summer. 

Every student has a mandated book to read, activities to complete on the book being read, and a mathematics packet.

Summer Reading and Mathematics Packets are located at  http://rkbbayharbor.dadeschools.net/  

Once there, please click on the link that reads, "School Supply Lists and Summer Reading." Then follow the Summer Reading and Mathematics Packets. Once there, each packet is categorized by grade level for the incoming school year. All packets are due the first day of school for a grade in Reading and Math.
If you have any questions or need hard copies or supply lists, please contact the school at (305) 865-7912 and we will be happy to assist you.

Additionally, last chance to buy 
discounted uniforms is on Thursday, June 5th. The PTA store will be open each morning from 8:00 to 9:30 am. Get them on sale now for the next school year.

Thank you! 


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