Welcome Mustangs! We are happy to welcome you to the 2018-2019 Redmond High School year! RHS PTSA works closely with the administration and staff and has been supporting the Redmond High School community for over 30 years!Communication is crucial between home and school. We launched our new website late last year, making it even easier for you to find the information you need quickly.

Our NEW PTSA website www.rhsptsa.ourschoolpages.com is ready for you to bookmark in your favorites. Please also note a change in some of our email addresses on the left with an *. You can also join our Redmond High School PTSA Facebook page for real time updates. Lastly, subscribe to our weekly e-newsletter the Mustang Messenger at news@redmondhsptsa.org.

Our first General Membership meeting will be held Wednesday, September 12th in the RHS Library from 6:00pm-7:30pm. Consider attending to get all the information on how the RHS PTSA is advocating and putting plans in place for your high school student. It’s also a great opportunity to get updates on what is happening at RHS from our principal and student rep reports! 

Become a member! Become an advocate! Membership is the foundation of this organization and another great way to stay connected. Join now to help advocate for the students at Redmond High School. The membership fee is only $15.00 for the first member and $10.00 for each additional member. Please see our enclosed “Membership Form” form or visit our website at www.rhsptsa.ourschoolpages.com. Members have a voice and a vote at our General Membership Meetings. Additionally, as an RHS PTSA member, you are also automatically a member of the Washington State PTA (www.wastatepta.org), and of the National PTA (www.pta.org). Benefits include discounted rates at Great Wolf Lodge, Barnes and Noble, Key Arena/McCaw Hall, and many more.  We encourage you to check out their web sites from time-to-time for valuable information and more membership benefits.

Each year we ask families to show financial support for our students through our “Pass the Hat” Drive. It is our one main fundraiser with a goal of $25,000. Donations are used to fund projects for the school, including department and teacher grants for classroom equipment/enhancements, scholarships for graduating seniors, emergency preparedness supplies, and much more.  You can make your donation on the Membership Form enclosed with this packet, or on our website at www.rhsptsa.ourschoolpages.com.  

Matching dollars count! Companies such as Boeing, Microsoft, Expedia, and others offer corporate matching opportunities. Check with your company’s HR Department on matching policies. “Matching funds” can double your gift!  All donation and fee payments can be made online through our website or by completing the “Membership Form” and returning it with your check to the school office.  

With the Redmond High School PTSA, there are plenty of volunteer opportunities available to fit anyone’s schedule.  Please fill out our enclosed volunteer form.  You decide how you wish to help out and become involved.

We value your commitment to helping our students, staff, and school be the best they can be. Our 2018-2019 Board looks forward to working with you and for you!

Feel free to contact us with your questions or comments.

Sincerely,

Meredith Cain and Heather Snow

RHS PTSA Co-Presidents