Friday, November 14, 2014

Spartan News

What’s Happening

LATE START – Collaboration Thursdays for DECEMBER is the  11th and the 18th

ATTENTION FALL ATHLETES  The annual Fall Athletic Awards Night will take place TONIGHT, December 8, starting at 7:00PM in the Gym. Athletes from Football, Cross-Country, Girls Volleyball, Girls Golf, Girls Tennis and Boys’ Water Polo will be honored. Dessert will be served. Please inform your parents and plan on attending.

VOLLEYBALL Any Boys interested in playing this year there will be an information meeting Wednesday, December 10th in the ASB room the first 15 minutes of lunch. Tryout dates and requirements will be discussed.

 HOLIDAY TAMALE SALE want to escape from the kitchen without missing traditional Christmas Tamales?  Then order with us to help support Rio Mesa PFO!  Orders accepted December 1-12th Pick up after school Friday December 19th from 2:30-5:00 in front of the office. Your tamales will be fresh from the oven.  Enjoy them immediately or toss into the freezer to steam and eat later.  Tamales are sold in packages of six (pork, chicken or chili-cheese).  Six tamales $10 or One Dozen tamales $20.  Checks made out to RMHS PFO gladly accepted and can be dropped at the ASB window.

RIO MESA SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION (RMSF) Saturday, January 24, 2015 RMSF is hosting a free e-waste recycling fundraiser wondering what to do with your old electronics especially after purchasing new ones over the holidays? Bring the old ones to the Rio Mesa Scholarship Foundation (RMSF) E-waste Recycling Fundraiser.  Computers, computer monitors, TVs, printers, cell phones, fax machines, DVD machines, small kitchen appliances, car batteries and back up batteries for the computer will be accepted.  Large appliances such as refrigerators and small batteries will not be accepted.  Proceeds from this event will benefit RMSF, a non-profit organization which supports and distributes college scholarships to RMHS seniors.   Any questions, please e-mail us @riomesascholarships@gmail.com. Thank you for your support.

APEX has started after school in Computer Lab 21. Teachers are available Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 3:15 to 4:15. See your counselor about signing up for APEX today.

SWIMMERS American Red Cross LIFEGUARD TRAINING is being offered by the Pleasant Valley Recreation and Park District in Camarillo.  Must be age 15+.  Classes held in January and February.  Cost is $179.  Pick up a flyer in the College and Career Center.

NOW HIRING—LIFEGUARDS AND SWIM INSTRUCTORS The Pleasant Valley Aquatic Center is holding tryouts for Lifeguards and Swim Instructors.  For dates and information, pick up a flyer in the College and Career Center.

NOW HIRING Lifeguards for the Casitas Water Adventure.  Must be at least 15 years old and a strong swimmer.  Pick up information and an application in the College and Career Center.

ATTENDANCE If absent, you only have 3 days to clear an absence.  Come to the Attendance window before classes begin, during nutrition, lunch or after school.  If you are leaving early due to an appointment please bring in a note to the office before school starts.

LOST AND FOUND Items that have been found are in the office come by to claim your jewelry, glasses, phone, clothes, shoes and more.  We will be donating any items not claimed.

PHOTO CLUB meeting EVERY Monday during lunch in room 74.  Photo Club, see you there.  Bring your lunch!

CAMARILLO LIBRARY Want to put your brain in gear come join us for makerspace or an evening of construction.  Team of 2 persons recommended.  We meet EVERY third Thursday of the month from 6-8pm in the young adult area at the Camarillo Library.  See you there.

STUDENTS with overdue TEXTBOOKS please return ASAP!!! Textbooks can be returned daily between the hours of 7:00am and 3:30pm, the textbook room is also open, for your convenience, during nutrition and lunch. Thank you to all the students who have been returning overdue materials, your cooperation is much appreciated.

THE DECEMBER SCHOLARSHIP LIST is available in the College and Career Center.  Stop by and pick up a copy.  It should also be available online at riomesahigh.us under the College and Career Tab.