Ms. Michelle Martinez’ class doing peer to peer presentations of Sustainable Development Goals UN -Semester 1 projects (& using google forms to give feedback). Awesome to see our students thinking globally on solving real-world problems. Spartans Elevate- Together We Rise! WE>me!
Geo Challenge Team
So cool that our OUHSD Governing Board honored our Geo Challenge Team on Wed. Jan. 15th! They finished 2nd (after a tie-breaker for 1st) in this year’s comp at OC. Congrats Josh Weinerth, Jaylin Velasco, Tony Ibarra, Erica Punto, Micah Smith, & Kaitlyn Schettler. Josh was individual champ.
Shout out to our RM ASB and the various clubs and counselors who set-up & conducted the De-Stress Express the day before final exams yesterday to give our students a chance to relax and have some fun before final exams which began today. Spartans Elevate-Together We Rise! WE>me!
Ormond Beach Clean-Up
So proud of a large group of RMH Science students (supported by RM teacher Chris Holden), who helped with the Ormond Beach clean-up & restoration project today! Ormond Beach is an important wildlife sanctuary & habitat for our city/county and with a special grant awarded to the City of Oxnard and the project also being supported by the Rotary Club of Oxnard (including OUHSD Board Trustee Dr. Gary Davis and OUHSD Superintendent Dr. Penelope DeLeon) – great work giving back to our community and world. Spartans Elevate- Together We Rise! WE>me!“
Fifty five students in the College and Career classes went through a mock interview last week. Thanks to Ms. Natalie Magana and Mr. Javier Evangelista from the Career Center to make that happen, helping students get an experience of a real interview in life.
Congratulations to some outstanding Spartans who graduated from the DRAGG Program last Thursday night! Ricardo Garcia, Marco Torralba, Alex Rodriguez, Edgar Baltazar & Christian Candido. Spartans Elevate- Together We Rise! WE>me!
RM is so honored to have OUHSD Board President Ms. Karen Sher visit our campus last week. She met w/classified employees, teachers & even got to give hugs to some of her former students now at RMHS. It’s such a great thing when elected officials are educators invested in our schools!
PBIS (Positive Behavioral Interventions & Supports) looking to grow at RMHS in 2nd semester through campus-wide incentives for exhibiting Spartan PRIDE! Ms. Beulah Espinoza received coffee for being first teacher to create & submit her in-class incentive plan. Spartans Elevate!
Our annual winter dance show is coming up in 2 weeks on January 24! We are “Throwin` It Back” old school with some 80’s, 90’s and early 2000’s. Show times are 5:30 pm and 7:30 pm with doors opening 30 minutes before in the RMHS gym. Tickets are already on sale for $5 pre-sale and $7 at the door. Tickets are available to purchase through Gina at the ASB window, Ms. Scholler in the dance room or any advanced dance student. As always, Ms. Scholler will give one complimentary ticket to any teacher/staff member. Please get your tickets early. All pre-sale ticket sales will end at lunch on the day of the show (Friday January 24th).
Please come out and support the Rio Mesa dancers! This will be a great show and Ms. Scholler and her students have worked very hard.
Our first RMHS Parent Project “cohort” celebrated their graduation last week. RM Parent Project Grad-25 parents earned certificate of participation/completion! They committed 10 weeks learning tools & strategies to engage & connect with their teens, address socioemotional issues & access various school resources to improve overall success of their kids!
Congrats RM Girls Water Polo on the program victory over Buena HS at home on Jan. 14th on a beautiful evening! Varsity won 13 – 2 and JV won 8- 5! Spartans Elevate- Together We Rise! WE>me!
Congrats RM Varsity Wrestling- they moved to 17-2 overall with a 51-24 win over Oxnard HS at home. Jovani Pinzon, Jose Urbano, Angel Serrano & Eliceo Aguayo earned pins. JV won44-9! Spartans Elevate-Together We Rise!WE>me!
Congrats to RM Soph-Frosh boys basketball as they continued their winning ways with a 68-55 win over Buena Soph-Frosh. Spartans Elevate-Together We Rise! WE>me!