Student Announcements 10/5/16

RHS Student Announcements
        Wednesday,  October 5, 2016 -  A Day

Today:
Mock Interviews - 7:30am - 11:00am
After school Weather:
Please wait OUTSIDE   ⛅

Happy Birthday!  🎂
Nicholas Madison
Steffan Burnett
Allie Edwards
Katie Martinez

RHS READERS Club will meet TODAY, October 5th, during both lunch periods.  The media center will be closed during lunch except for those students attending book club.  Stop in to pick up a pass.

SkillsUSA meeting before & after school (only need to attend 1) on Tuesday, Oct. 11 in Automotive Shop (Room F015).  

Calling all 9th Grade Mathletes!!!   Grab any 9th grade partner and sign up for the Freshmen Math Contest to be held during homeroom on Thursday Oct 6th!  Find the contest poster in your homeroom for more details and a signup sheet.  Food, fun, and fame available to participants!    (Email Mrs. Johansen or Mrs. Brockhaus with questions.)


French Club will be meeting this Thursday at 3:30 in room A101! We will have madeleines with Nutella and play 'tape les mots!' Please sign up on the sheet outside of A101 if you will be attending or see Mme Sivertson if you have any questions. 

Would the following students please see Mrs. Lewis in the Main office between classes or after school:
Jailene Gutierrez-Rivas, Clifford Walgren,  Alyssa Herman, Shalease Ford.
Please return your Picture order form for Homecoming Pictures to the school office with payment by Thursday, October 6th. They will be picked up after school that day.  The DVD's will be ready to pick up from the office the following Thursday, October 13th.  
Even though payment was made online, the order form will still need to be returned to the office.
Teen Read Week is celebrated October 9-15, but we are celebrating all through the month of October in the Ralston High School Library Media Center.
Since the theme for TRW is "Read for the Fun of It,"  we are inviting students to do just that.  Sign up at the circulation desk to read ONE book during the month of October.  That's it, just one book.  It can't be a book you are assigned for class, but a book that you are going to read "for the fun of it."
Once you've completed that book, your name will go in the drawing to win one of four prizes:   Seniors can win a $20 gas card, Juniors can win a pair of movie tickets, Sophomores can win a $20 Target gift card, and Freshmen can win a $20 Barnes and Noble gift card.  
Sign up today!
Spanish Club will be meeting TODAY, October 5th at 3:30 in A104.  We will be working on decorations for the room for Sweet Treat Night!  Bring a bag of candy to contribute to the event!  We will also be planning an event to celebrate El dia de los muertos as a group!  Join in on the fun and sign up outside room A104 so we can plan the snacks!  
Jack Martin Photography will be here on Wednesday, October 26 for re-takes and/or make-up photos.  They'll be here during 3rd period lunches.  Order forms are available online under the Document section at the RHS web page.

Mark your calendar for Sweet Treat Night sponsored by Ralston High School October 27th! The event will go from 6:00 PM-7:30 PM. 
College and Career Center
UNO trip is tomorrow.   Contact Mrs. Carlow if you have not turned in a permission form to avoid being crossed off the list.

There is an additional speaker scheduled for this week.  A nuclear engineer from the Navy will be here during homeroom on Friday.  Please sign up in the College/Career center if you are interested in attending.

Juniors and Seniors:  Come sign up for a HUGE college fair.  It is on Sunday, October 23rd.  We will take a bus from the High School to the Sapp Fieldhouse at UNO.  Seriously, over one hundred colleges from all over the country will be there!  Sign up in the College/Career Center.

College and Career Speakers coming up  during homeroom are:
10/6   Army Career opportunities as well as Army during lunch
10/10 Metro Community College
10/11  Concordia (Seward - 30 miles past Lincoln)
10/11   Air force during lunch
10/13  Clarkson
Sign up in the College/Career Center if you want to hear the speakers.
Campus Visits: If you would like to visit a campus, you will need to get a 
Permission form completed and returned to the College/Career center one week before the visit.   We will gather in Lecture Room C the morning of the visit for a light breakfast to look at the schedule for the day.

10/6  Creighton and UNO
11/10  Doane and Nebraska Wesleyan
Activities/Athletics 
Girls JV Golf Invitational vs Millard South - 9:00am - Away
Boys Varsity Tennis vs Gross Catholic - 4:00pm - Away
A Look Ahead: 
Thursday, October 6th
Varsity Softball Districts - TBD
Varsity Cross Country RCC Championships - 4:00pm - Away
Reserve Volleyball vs Omaha Mercy - 4:30pm - Away
JV Volleyball vs Omaha Mercy - 5:30pm - Away
Varsity Volleyball vs Omaha Mercy - 6:30pm - Away
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