HAPPY NEW YEAR!
A BUSY TIME FOR RESEARCH – ELD 103 classes did paired research on countries of origin using reference sources in the Gale database (Tchiprout); Geography classes prepared PowerPoints and budget plans for a road trip across America (Dunst); Economics students finished personal business plans (Phillips) or completed a business plan for a specialized Food truck (Dunst); sophomore English students prepared PowerPoint projects illustrating literary terms (Samples); IB Art students searched for representative art styles (Kim); and Span. AP students used Shmoop for test practice (Gonzalez) – a full week! Margery Ricards, Librarian
COLLEGE & COLLEGE CENTER – The January Scholarship List was distributed to students on Wednesday of this week. It is also available on the RMHS website under the College and Career Center link.
Jason Johnson, from the U.S. Navy recruiting station hosted a table of information outside the College and Career Center on Wednesday, January 7 during the lunch period. He spoke with students about opportunities available through Navy enlistment and about college NROTC programs……Sally Anderson, College and Career Center
ZAP (Zeros Aren’t Permitted) – ZAP will start up again on Sat., Jan. 10, 8:15 to 12 noon in the Library.
Parents of Seniors – Save the Date – Financial Aid Parent Night
Jan. 13, 6 p.m., in the library…Griselda Sanchez, Early Academic Outreach Program College Site Coordinator
RIO MESA DANCE “TOP 20 COUNTDOWN”
Jan. 23, 5:30 & 7:30 p.m. performances
RMHS gym., tickets on sale $5 pre-sale, $7 at door…Christy Scholler
RIO MESA SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION E-WASTE RECYCLING FUNDRAISDER – Sat., Jan. 24 – questions email email@example.com
Winter Fest – Fri., Jan. 30th – 8 to 11 p.m. in the Quad
Snow – Music – Food
Snow will be available on Sat., Jan. 31st and Sun., Feb. 1st for your enjoyment!
Since this is a high school event, we are not able to allow little ones there on Friday night. Thank you for understanding…Carl Melhorn, ASB Director, Link Crew Coordinator, Peer Resource Advisor and Spartan Spotlight Director
Jan. 16 – End of 2nd Quarter
Jan. 19 – Martin Luther King Holiday
Jan. 20 – Teacher Prep Day
Jan. 21 – Start of 3rd Quarter
Jan. 29 – Open House