Student Announcements 8/14/15

RHS Student Announcements
        Friday, August 14, 2015   A Day

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Students:  Please note the following rules regarding leaving the cafeteria during lunch and going to the library:
  1. Students must have pre-approval from the library to leave the cafeteria and go to the library during your lunch shift.  This will be a privilege, behavior will be monitored and the approval can and will be revoked if necessary.
  2. Students MUST have their IDs and show the lunchroom supervisor in order to leave, no ID no permission.  NO EXCEPTIONS.
  3. Absolutely NO FOOD is allowed out of the cafeteria.  NO EXCEPTIONS.
  4. NO student will be allowed to leave the cafeteria during the last 10 minutes of the lunch shift, regardless of approval or not.
Fall Driver Education will be September 19th though November 7th.  Registration will be held in the commons on Tuesday, August 25th and Wednesday August 26th from 7:00 - 8:00pm.  Registration forms with more information are now available in the office.

The first DECA meeting will be Monday, August 17 starting at 6:30 p.m. in room A120. Please come to get more information on how this business club can benefit you.  You must be registered in a business class during the school year to be in the club.

The Ralston High School debate team will be holding an informational meeting on Monday, August 17th for students and parents. The meeting will begin at 5:30. It is important that parents come to this meeting, as it will contain important information about travel and scheduling. If you are interested in debate, but not sure if you want to join, we will also be holding a student informational meeting immediately after school on Monday, August 17th as well to let students know what debate is all about. You can also stop and see Mr. Garst in room B208 or Mr. Adams in room B109"

Reminder for College Possible Students:  This class does not start until Sept. 8th (after Labor Day).

Congratulations to the cheer team as they were named the TOP BANANA at camp this summer!! JV also received, 3rd in Cheer, 3rd in X-treme routine, 3rd in sideline, a superior trophy, most improved, a spirit stick and 3 blue ribbons. Varsity placed 1st in X-treme routine, 2nd in sideline, a superior trophy, a spirit stick and 3 blue ribbons. And a  big congratulations to Echo Young for being named an All American Cheerleader!
The cheerleaders have a lot of fun things planned for the year! They hope to see you at sporting events to raise school spirit! Go Rams!
 
MULTICULTURAL CLUB:  The Latino Leadership will now be called the Multicultural Club.  We are moving forward to include all of the cultures represented at RHS.  Please join us for an ice-cream social on Wednesday, August 19th, at 3:30 p.m. in the Media Center.  

Outdoor Education Student Counselor Application forms are now available in the main office.  The deadline for turning in the completed applications is Friday, August 28th.  These positions are open to 10th - 12th graders only.  Please turn in your completed application to Mrs. Mackey in the Activities Office.

Are you interested in being a student leader? 
Do you have great ideas on how to build school involvement/spirit? 
Come check out Student Council!! 
When: Wednesday, August 19th
Where: Room A207
Time: After school 
Hope to see you there!! 
Email Ms. Hefflinger or Ms. Engel if there are questions! 
College/Career Center
Job Opportunity:
The City of Omaha is looking for lifeguards.  You must be 15 or older.  If you do not have a lifeguarding certificate yet, they will offer a class for you to take.  Call Marguerite Dunning at 444-6103 if interested.
Fountain View Senior Living, 5710 S. 108 St., is looking for part-time servers and dishwashers.  Shifts are generally a few hours a night (4:30-7:15 p.m.) and a few nights a week.  Weekend mornings shifts are also available.  No experience necessary.  Call:  596-9033 or: email@blaine.leko@fountainviewsenior living.com.
Activities/Athletics
LADIES GOLF INVITATION: Ladies have you ever considered a game you can play for  a lifetime? One in which scholarships never get handed out due to lack of players? One in which millions of business deals occur? Golf is the game I'm speaking of, we have started golf practice but it isn't too late to join the team. We'll be @ Milts Golf Center, approximately 64th and Q Streets all this first week @ 3:45 for practice and we'd love to see some new faces. Come join the crew and make yourself part of something great! I have clubs as well if this is a concern. 
Boys interested in tennis, please see Mr. Siske in room A119, or meet at the tennis courts at 3:30 after school.  The season has started, but it's not too late to join!  Make sure you have your physical turned in to the athletic office.

Volleyball tryouts will be Monday - Wednesday with final team decisions on Thursday night. ALL girls must have a physical on file with the athletic office in order to try out. There will also be a parent and player meeting on Friday, August 21 at 6:00pm. 

A Look Ahead:
Saturday, August 15th
Varsity Football Watermelon Scrimmage - 8:00am - Home

Monday, August 17th
Fall Practice Begins
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