Communications from School

Midweek Message 10/28/2020

Good Day, As we all know by now, our 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders will shift to a remote learning platform on Monday, Nov. 2 and will stay in remote learning until the Thanksgiving holiday, when the district will reassessContinue Reading

Weather Update: 100% Remote Learning Day on Monday, Oct. 26

Due to winter weather and poor travel conditions, Denver Public Schools will have a 100% remote learning day for all students on Monday, Oct. 26 Read this article for a detailed breakdown of what this means for each grade.

Friday Message 10/23/2020

Good Day, As both the fall and winter weather rushes in, it reminds us the school year is almost in full swing, funny to be saying that at the end of October.  We miss our Virtual Kids as well asContinue Reading

Late Arrival/Early Sign Out

If your student arrives after the bell, please complete this form and have your student enter through the main door. If you need to check your student out early from school please complete this form and let the front officeContinue Reading


Immediate or high-level information about the school will come directly from the school via SchoolMessenger. This is through the Parent Portal. Please reach out to Jenny Kahn with any issues (

Please ensure you opt in to school emails, phone and/or text messages to receive these school wide announcements via the Denver Public Schools Parent Portal.

Friday Message

A schoolwide update via email from the Principal every week that is also posted on the Bill Roberts school website homepage.

Middle School Happenings

Weekly emails sent on Tuesdays to Middle School families.

Seesaw (K-5), Schoology (6-8)

You will receive weekly updates from your classroom teacher via these platforms. There are parent trainings available, please ask your teacher for more information. 

Thursday Notes

The PTA‘s opt-in weekly email newsletter shares information on happenings at the school, including Eat & Give opportunities, upcoming school community events, volunteer opportunities, and general school information. Subscribe using the link below or view past editions in the archive. Click here to subscribe to Thursday Notes.


Submissions to Bill Roberts PTA Thursday Notes

If you want to send information to include in Thursday Notes, send an email. Please note the policy on community event listings and flyers listed below.

  • Entries are due by Tuesdays before 5 p.m. to be included in the next Thursday edition. If an entry comes after 5 p.m., it will automatically go in the following week.
  • Any entry may be edited for length or fit/tone/voice.
  • An entry will usually run two weeks max so that we are staying relevant with “new” news for our families.
Thursday Notes Ad Rates

All advertisements in Thursday Notes must be 40 words or less, including website and contact information. No photos, logos, flyers, or attachments. Maximum of 4 ads per school year.

Business products/services must be 100% relevant to the parents or students of Bill Roberts School. The PTA Board has the right to refuse any business or business offering if found not to align with the school/PTA objectives.

Thursday Notes Ad Rates

Please see our Sponsor page for more information on supporting Bill Roberts! Businesses can feel good about any fees paid to represent their business to the 921 students and their families who are part of the William (Bill) Roberts ECE-8 community. The funds raised directly support the PTA’s endless effort to help maintain the high level of school performance at Bill Roberts.

School Flyers/Inserts for School Folders

Due to the time and labor necessary for school volunteers to distribute and insert flyers into the more than 900 weekly parent folders, flyers will not be accepted.