RHS 01/17/19 Announcements

Thursday, January 17, 2019 Announcements

Day 6

See below for 01/23/19 - 01/28/19 Mid-year exams schedule!  

**NOTE:  Bus schedule for 01/28/19 has been updated!


■ The Viking Litigators Mock Trial team was victorious in its trial versus Portsmouth on Wednesday. Miren Arambarri, Noah Manuel and Bobby Zeller in his first trial as an attorney, were singled out by the trial judges for special mention, but the entire team performed magnificently. Aubrey Baker, Ryan Collum, Christine Sicilian and Julia McGinn's talents were a major factor in the team's victory.


■ There will be a Chili’s fundraiser to support the class of 2021 on Monday, January 21st. Everyone is encouraged to come and help raise some money!


■ The Class of 2019 is hosting a Blackout Dance on Saturday, January 26th from 7-10 pm in the Gymnasium. Tickets are $10 per person and must be purchased in advance. Please find the class officers at lunch or see Ms. Stump in room 813. If you wish to purchase tickets next week please do so at 10:35 am when exams are finished. Tickets will not be sold at the door and students must arrive before 8 pm. Hope to see you there!

■ Any senior pictures for the yearbook can be emailed to rogersyearbook19@gmail.com

■ Senior project deadlines are approaching fast! See Ms. Dugan or Ms. Fountain if you have any questions.


■ Newport Community School will run in the library today after school. Come get your homework and make up work done!

■ Earn three free college credits! Transition to college will start at CCRI in one week! See Ms. Dugan to register in room 125. 


■ The next available Driver Education classes in Newport County are about to start.  You must be at least 15 years 10 months in age in order to enroll.  If you are interested, you can pick up information in the Main office or on line at www.newportcountydrivingschool.com


■ Today is the last day to take the National Drug & Alcohol Facts Week Challenge!  See Mrs. Ruth at lunch, complete the Challenge, and enter the raffle to win Project Purple Gear.  Raffle winners will be announced Friday, January 18th.

■ Thursday, January 17th, National Drug & Alcohol Week Fact of the Day

The long-term effects of marijuana use on the brain and body are:

     -problems with memory and learning skills

     -problems with breathing

     -cough or lung sickness

     -severe nausea and vomitting.


■ Today, immediately after school there will be a meeting for all interested in learning more about the lacrosse team.  Boys will meet in the Health room and girls will be in room 104.


January 14 - 26   RHS celebrates National Drug & Alcohol Facts Week Project Purple

January 21          Martin Luther King Day - NO SCHOOL

January 23 - 28   Mid-Year Exams

January 28          Second Quarter ends

February 15        Black History Month Assembly - Auditorium

February 18        President's Day - NO SCHOOL

February 19        Winter Break - NO SCHOOL

February 27        Midterm Progress Report - 3rd Qtr.

March 7              90 min Early Release Day for Students / Teacher PD  

March 13            Parent/Teacher Conference 12pm-5pm-NO SCHOOL for students  

March 22            Blood Drive 7 am to 2 pm - Gym

*Mid-Year Exams Schedule 

Wednesday, 01/23/19

1st Period Exams 7:30 to 9:00 am

2nd Period Exams 9:05 to 10:35 am

Lunch 10:30 – 11:00

Bus at 11:00


Thursday, 01/24/19

3rd Period Exams 7:30 to 9:00 am

4th Period Exams 9:05 to 10:35 am

Lunch 10:30 – 11:00 

Bus at 11:00


Friday, 01/25/19

5th Period Exams 7:30 to 9:00 am

6th Period Exams 9:05 to 10:35 am

Lunch 10:30 – 11:00 

Bus at 11:00


Monday, 01/28/19

7th Period Exams 7:30 to 9:00 am

Bus at 9:00

Make Up Exam Period 9:05 to 10:35 am

**There will be a bus at 10:35 for students who are taking a make-up exam!