December News and Notes

Posted by Robin Nygren on 12/14/2019

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Upcoming News and Events

  • Winter Break is  12/23/19-1/3/20.  We hope you have a wonderful break, we will see you Monday, 1/6/20!  Please see attached flyer for School's Out meals.
  • 5th Grade Band and Orchestra Concert: Tuesday, December 17th, 3:00-3:25pm.
  • Save the date for our first PTA meeting of 2020! Tuesday January 7th at 8:30am-9am in the FCC.
  • We are Hiring!: We are looking for a Crossing Guard to get our students safely to and from school. If you are interested, please email Pam Wright at
  • January is our Box Tops fundraiser! Look for more information after winter break. Clip and save those holiday meal ingredient tops to help the school raise money this winter!
  • Save the Date: The Missoula Children’s Theater (MCT), the nation’s largest touring children’s theater, will be at Rattlesnake Elementary School in February. Students from 1st to 5th grade will have the opportunity to audition, rehearse, and perform the play Peter and Wendy the week of February 3rd 2020. Look for more information after winter break!
  • FCC Needs: Our Family Connection Center has the ongoing need of gently used youth XS and S sweatpants. We are also currently in need of peanut butter, canned meat (tuna or chicken), Nature's Bakery Fig Bars, Kirkland chocolate chip granola bars, and string cheese. If you are able to donate any of these items, please bring them to the FCC during school hours. Thank you so much for your support, we greatly appreciate your donations!

Direct Donate

Did you know over 50 families have donated to the Rattlesnake PTA Direct Donate fundraiser so far? Please consider making a donation before winter break begins. It's easy - just send a check to school with your child (made out to Rattlesnake PTA) or donate online. Find more info HERE:

December Character Trait

Our December character trait is  GRATITUDE - expressing an appreciation for what one has; being thankful.