Student Announcements 10/14/14

RHS Student Announcements
        Tuesday, October 14, 2014  -  B Day

Today:
Jack Martin Make-up Photos - 11:00am - 1:00pm - RHS Commons

After school Weather:
Please wait INSIDE  
ATTENTION:  The cast of Cinderella MUST see Mr. Uhrmacher TODAY for a schedule change! 

IMPORTANT for PSAT Testers
Your PSAT test begins at 9:00 am tomorrow, Wednesday, October 15th. 
Students taking the PSAT test should check the window in the Counseling Office to see their room assignment. You will be testing in Lec. C or A 101.  Please bring No. 2 pencils with erasers, an approved calculator, (see pg 19), and a Student ID assigned by the school.  
RHS Yoga Club is back by popular demand! Join Ms. Oglesby in A109 from 3:30-4:30p on Wednesday, October 22nd for a free yoga class just for students. Come stretch away your stress! Wear comfortable clothing. Mats are provided.

COOKIE, CUPCAKE, BROWNIE & MORE SALE: On this Thursday morning from 7:15-8:00 the Business, Marketing & Management classes will be having a bake sale in the cafeteria and would love to offer all of you some of their fabulous goods. There will be 28 different offerings to pick from, please come support your peers, they get to keep 100% of the profits.

It's Teen Read Week!  Come celebrate with us in the RHS Media Center.  We have a display of staff favorites.  Come check one out to earn favor with the teacher who is giving you a low grade.

Today's Book Nerd Problems:  
The way Jane Austen ruined us for modern dating.
 The way Stephen King ruined us for ever being able to sleep soundly in an old hotel.
The way J.K. Rowling made us all into self-loathing Muggles.
 The way George R. R. Martin feeds off reader dismay the way Dementors feed off souls.  
 Stop in and add to our list of Book Nerd Problems.  

​RHS READERS:  Please check your email and respond to Ms. Olsen by 3 pm on Wednesday.​
​
Voyage en France 2016 is coming! Grab a parent and/or guardian and meet us in Lecture Room C for an informational meeting today, October 14th at 6:30 pm, in which Mme H. and Mme O will present the itinerary for our next 11 day trip to France! Highlights of this trip include the beaches and coastal towns of the French Riviera; Lyon, the "foodie" capital of France; and of course, the City of Light itself, Paris!! Don't miss it!

Students, Jack Martin will be here TODAY, October 14th for picture re-takes.  They will be here for all 3 lunch shifts.  Order forms are available on line under "Parent Access", "Documents", "2014/2015 Student Check in".
Students:  Just a reminder as we approach the end of Term 1, you are not allowed to miss the last consecutive 3 days of a term with out prior approval from an administrator.  This would be Oct. 14th, 15th and 16th for Term 1.  Please remember this and plan accordingly.

Emergency Counseling:  Students, These phone numbers will connect you to a licensed counselor if you ever find yourself dealing with any problem any time including depression, anxiety, substance abuse, bullying, relationship issues, threats, violence, need for shelter, or to report a concern. The counselor can refer you to an appropriate resource or provider if needed.
    Ralston Safe Schools Hotline    1-844-964-7103
    Nebraska Family Helpline          1-888-866-8660
    Youth Emergency Services       402-578-SAFE (7233)
    Arbor Family Counseling          402-330-0960 or 800-922-7379 (24 hour line)

Reminder for all students:  The school will not print schedules for Term 2.  Students should be reviewing their schedule for term 2 by logging on to your RKids account, and visiting with counselors this week if you believe you need a change - look in the handbook for reasons schedule changes will be made.  

College/Career Center
Scholarship Opportunities for Seniors:  Check out the Naviance list for some newly added scholarships.  The deadlines may be months away, but do them now before the list gets a lot longer!
Student Opportunity:
Juniors & Seniors:  You are invited to the College STEM Career Day at ITT Technical Institute on Wednesday, October 29.  If you are interested in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics, this trip is for you!  The bus will leave RHS at 11:00 and return at 1:30.  Lunch will be provided.  You must sign up w/Mrs. Barker in the Guidance Office and turn in a permission slip by Wednesday, Oct. 22.
Student Opportunity:
University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Nursing Campus Showcase - Sunday, Nov. 2, from 2-4 p.m., at 4101 Dewey Ave. During this event, you will gain information on the profession of nursing, learn how to be a competitive applicant, explore options to finance school and participate in hands-on activities in their simulation lab.  Doors open at 1:45 and parking is available across the street from the college.  Reserve your seat by emailing unmcnursing@unmc.edu or call:  402-559-4110.  

Exploring Photography Program - Wed., Oct. 22, 7-8:30 p.m. on the UNO Campus, 6001 Dodge Street Omaha, (Room 112 in Arts & Sciences Hall).  This Exploring program is a mix of photography classes and learning about running a business as a photographer. The first program night will take place at UNO's campus. Then visit an established photography business in Omaha, Johnston Photography. Learn to create and edit photos, run a green screen and manage a successful business. Visits to Creighton University's campus and the Durham Museum will come the last two sessions of this program. Register at:  https://www.omahaexploring.org/events/?ee=82
Activities/Athletics
There will be wrestling conditioning  today and Thursday in the auxiliary gym immediately after school.
Girls Varsity State Golf - TBA 
Boys Varsity Tennis vs Omaha Central - 4:00pm - Home
Reserve Volleyball vs Beatrice - 5:00pm - Away
JV Volleyball vs Beatrice - 6:00pm - Away
Freshman Football  vs Abraham Lincoln - 6:30pm - Away
Varsity Volleyball vs Beatrice - 7:00pm - Away

A Look Ahead:
​Wednesday, October 15th
College Career Fair, Testing Day - 8:40am - 3:00pm
Varsity Softball - State Championship - 2:00pm - Hastings, NE
Website by SchoolMessenger Presence. © 2017 West Corporation. All rights reserved.