Student Announcements 3/29/16

RHS Student Announcements
        Tuesday,  March 29, 2016   B Day

Today:

After school Weather:
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Happy Birthday!  🎂
Ramiro Ernesto Garza
Nolan Keenan
Cheyenne Robinson
Seniors:  you must turn in and have approval for all community service hours prior to April 1st! 
  This is a solid deadline.  
Juniors, if you would like to sign up for the practice ACT please let Mrs. Barker in the Guidance Office know by Wednesday, March 30th.  Practice test will be on Saturday, April 2nd from 8:00am - 12:00pm at the high school.
Join French Club Thursday, March 31st after school in A101. We will be celebrating POISSON D'AVRIL and planning our last two meetings of the school year. Of course, food and fun are always in store!

Attention Culinary Club:  Our meeting on Friday April 1st  will be from 3:30pm - 5:00pm.  Come learn cake decorating techniques from our very own Mr. Uhrmacher in F102.  No April Fools here.  You MUST RSVP to Mrs. Krist by Wednesday the 30th. After that, it is a first come first served basis until lab is full.  If you have already told me you are coming then you are on the list. New members welcome. Contact Mrs. Krist with any questions. See you on Friday
The “Tabs for Abs” collection cups are now available in homeroom.   “Tabs for Abs” collects aluminum can tabs in memory of Abbey Rotert, who lost her battle to a rare disease two years ago.  The tabs are recycled with the money donated to The Ronald McDonald House in her memory.  The tabs will be collected during Thursday homerooms through May 4th, with weekly totals announced on Friday. Each week the homeroom with the most tabs donated will receive doughnuts.  Donations larger than the collection cups can be dropped off in Room A217.  

Join FAIR on Monday, April 4 from 3:30-4:00p in A102 to prepare for Mix It Up Day! We will create conversation prompts and sign up for facilitator shifts for all lunch periods for our second Mix It Up event on Monday, April 11. See you there!

Registration for Summer Driver's Education will be Tuesday and Wednesday, May 10th & 11th from 7:00pm - 8:00pm in the RHS Commons.  Class will be from June 6th through the 17th.  Registration forms with more information are now available in the main office.

All Seniors are expected to participate in a Job Shadow Experience on April 19th from 8:00am - 12:00pm.  Your homeroom teacher has all of the information and due dates for the packet.  If you do not have a homeroom teacher, talk to your counselor about the expectations and pick up your packet.  A shortened class schedule will be run from 1:00pm - 3:17pm.
SAVE THE DATE!  Saturday, April 2nd at Barnes and Noble, Oakview Plaza (near Oakview Mall) Ralston High School will be hosting an in-store book fair.  Just mention Ralston High School as you are checking out, and a portion of your sale will benefit our Library.  Come see the final performance of our 2015-16 show choirs, enjoy something from the cafe, and get a jump on your graduation gift shopping and summer reading selections.

Community Service Opportunity
Contact Tori Menear at Youth Volunteer Corps (YVC)  through www.yvc.org or call # 402-210-1836.
They have planned service projects throughout the year and summer.  Short term hour and long term commitments.
College/Career Center
Thursday, April 7th is the National College Fair held at the CenturyLink Arena in downtown Omaha. This is a great opportunity for college bound students to learn more information about potential colleges.  Time is 9:00 a.m. - noon and 6-8 p.m.  Before the Fair, register for a barcode at:  www.nacacnet.org/ncfstudent.  A list of schools attending is available at: http://bit.ly/NCFExhibitorSearch.
College rep in C/C Center tomorrow:  UNO at 9:30.

Student Opportunities:
Are you interested in applying to a Military Academy?  The Nebraska state senators and representatives are hosting a Military Academy Day at Bellevue University, 1000 Galvin Road South on Saturday, April 2 beginning at 9:30 a.m. and ending at noon. Questions?  Contact Chase Kratochvil in Senator Fischer's Office at: 402-391-3411
chd College of Hair Design Open House on Wednesday, April 6th at 10:30 a.m.  Locations: 11th & M and 90th & Hwy 2 in Lincoln. RSVP by contacting admissions at: 402-817-0961.
Omaha National College Fair - Thursday, April 7; 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. at the Century Link Center, Omaha.  Meet one-on-one with college reps who can answer questions.

Activities/Athletics
There will be a informational meeting for all athletes wanting to play football next year in lecture room C,Thursday during home room starting at 1:15.  

Boys JV Track Meet vs Omaha North - 3:00pm - Away
Girls Varsity Tennis Match vs Nebraska City - 4:00pm - Away
JV Baseball vs Platteview - 4:30pm - Home (Orval Smith Fields)
Varsity Baseball vs Platteview - 6:30pm - Home (Orval Smith Fields)
A Look Ahead: 
Wednesday, March 30th
Boys JV Golf vs Millard West - 9:00am - Away
JV Baseball vs Westside - 5:15pm - Away
Girls JV Soccer vs Duchesne - 5:30pm - Home
Girls Varsity Soccer vs Duchesne - 7:15pm - Home
Boys JV Soccer vs Omaha South - 7:30pm - Away
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