Student Announcements 8/26/15

RHS Student Announcements
        Wednesday, August 26, 2015   A Day

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Musical Auditions will be today , August 26th right after school in the choir room!  Please see either Mr. Uhrmacher or Ms. McKain for audition packs or more information!

Would the following students please see Mrs. Mackey in the Activities Office.
Francisco Albanese,Jordin Guzman, Pablo Arza, Raul Ballinas, Connor Beck, Kaleb Blair, Ryan Bober, Nick Bosco, Kainan Bowyer, Jon Burnett, Bobby Burrell, Shawn Callen, Alexander Carabantes, Sam Christenson, Joel Ceballos, Trey Chase, Kris Cloud, Kyle Cornell, Michael Corry, Michael Cote, Aleksei Cruz
MULTICULTURAL CLUB meeting today, August 26th, after school.  Please come prepared to nominate a friend or yourself for an officer position.

RHS - do you need community service hours? Of course you do!  KEY Club can help!  We don't make keys, but we do serve the community and get you the hours you need!!!  Join us Thursday after school in D152 to find out more!

It is a white out at Plattsmouth and Mr. Smith is sure there will be more at other events the rest of the year.  Get your white out t-shirt in the ram shack for $10....or buy a white out and black out shirt for $15 and save money.

The first mandatory meeting for the Ralston high school debate team will be after school today, August 26th in room B208. Students interested in debate and students who have already signed up for debate should be at the meeting. This week's meeting will last about 30 minutes and will include vital information about practice and tournament times. Please see Mr. Garst in B208 or Mr. Adams in B109 if you have any questions. 

Quiz Bowl will meet Tuesday and Thursday right after school for 30 min. in B121. If you like trivia and competition, come join the fun! Everyone is welcome. If you have questions see Ms. Hartman (B121). 

The first DECA social event:  The DECALYMPICS is this Saturday starting at 3 p.m.  Stop in Room A120 to sign up, reserve your spot and get directions. This is open to all students who are enrolled in a business course this year and want to be in DECA.  Any questions, see Mrs. Hinchcliff-Smith.

Today, August 26th RHS READERS BOOK CLUB will meet during both lunches.  Be sure to stop by and get a pass beforehand, then bring your lunch to the back of the library near the window.  The theme for our first discussion will be The Book I've Read More Than Any Other.  See you there!​

The Ralston High School Gay-Straight Alliance will be having it's first meeting on Thursday, August 27th after school. The GSA is a club dedicated to providing a safe space for all students to come and discuss LGBTQ issues. The goal of our first meeting will be discussing group norms and voting on an important GSA matter. If you have any questions, come see Mr. Garst in room B208 for more information. 

FRENCH CLUB - Are you a francophile? Do you love everything French? Join the most popular club at RHS once a month! First meeting Friday, August 28 from 3:30-4:00 p.m. Enjoy a crêpe bar, French music, and vote for this year's officers! You must sign up individually for this event with Madame Oglesby in A102 to reserve your crêpe! Candidates running as officers should create a poster and be ready to give a short speech on why French Club should elect them!

Do you LOVE food?  Do you LOVE to cook? Do you LOVE to eat?  Do you LOVE to hang with cool people?  Then come join us for the Culinary Club's first meeting of the year.  We will meet in the Kitchen Lab F102 today August 26th at 3:30 - 4:00pm.  We will discuss the upcoming year.  We will need officers for the club.  It is an enjoyable leadership opportunity.  Come join us!  Questions?  Ask Mrs. Krist in A107. 

If you are into Fashion and all that goes with it, come check out the Fashion Club on Thursday August 27th at 3:30pm in Room A107.  This will be a short meeting until 4pm.  Questions?  Ask Mrs. Krist in A107.  

REMINDER: Fall Driver Education will be September 19th though November 7th.  Registration will be held in the commons today,  August 26th from 7:00 - 8:00pm.  Registration forms with more information are now available in the office.

The French Tutoring Center is now open! Visit A102 any Wednesday from 3:20-4:00 p.m. for French homework help or to simply practice your language skills!
Reminder for College Possible Students:  This class does not start until Sept. 8th (after Labor Day).
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.

Job Openings (Part-time) at Spaghetti Works in Ralston for dishwasher, salad bar attendant, or host.   Must be 16 years of age and have flexible availability for weekends.  Need to be able to work at a fast pace, enjoy people, and work well as a team.  Stop in person to pick up an application and meet the manager, Shannon.   You can also apply online atwww.spagworks.com
College/Career Center
Attention seniors:  Two new scholarships have come in that you need to apply for:  The Ralston Area Chamber of Commerce and the Marlene Hansen scholarships.  Log in to your Naviance account and go in the Family Connection section.  Choose Colleges and scroll down to the Scholarship List.  Open that list to find these two outstanding scholarships.  Print off the applications, fill them out, and return them to me before the Oct. 29 deadline.
Athletics/Activities
Senior poster pictures for the gym will be taken this Friday during homeroom.  Senior athletes need to get the uniform top from their coach for whatever sport they want to be photographed in.  You need to return the top immediately after pictures (unless it is a fall sport of course).

BOYS BASKETBALL - If you are planning on going out for boys basketball this year you need to attend the meeting in B122 (Coach Jackson's room) on Friday Aug. 28th at 7:30 a.m.  If you can't attend please see Coach Jackson. 
A Look Ahead:
Thursday, August, 27th
Girls Varsity Golf vs Lincoln  - 9:00am - Away
Boys Varsity Tennis Dual - 4:00pm - Away
Boys JV Tennis vs Bellevue West - 4:00pm - Home
JV Softball vs Papillion LaVista South - 5:00pm - Home
Varsity Softball vs Papillion LaVista South - 6:30pm - Home
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