Communications from School

Friday Message 9/10/2021

Good Day,  We hope this warm Friday afternoon finds you well.   Racism is a cunning, deceitful social disease that has harmful, long lasting effects. Like cancer, most of us don’t perceive there to be a problem until there is aContinue Reading

“Take Me Away” Greet & Give Event

Say Yasss to our “Take Me Away” Greet & Give party! Saturday, September 18 from 6:00 PM to 10:30 PM MT Bill Roberts parents Sarah Bartles & Bret DeBenedictis and Cate & Craig Mueller are hosting a travel-themed evening whereContinue Reading

Friday Message 8/27/2021

Good Day,  What better way to start our weekend than to celebrate a great week!  The voices in the hallways bring excitement inside the school finally; the students working in their classrooms convey life and remind us of the valueContinue Reading

Friday Message 8/21/2021

Good Day,  Welcome to the 2021-22 school year! We are excited to welcome our students as well as the entire community back to school. On Monday, August 23rd, we begin another fantastic year, continuing our focus on creating a cultureContinue 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.