Weekly Phone Call - 02-17-2019 - 7:30 pm

Sunday - February 17, 2019 - 7:30 pm:

Good evening, The following are the weekly announcements from RHS:

All 11th grade students at RHS will be taking the ACT on Wednesday February 20th.  The ACT is required to be completed by all 11th graders in the state of North Carolina.  We will be on the No RAP Period schedule on Wednesday due to testing.  A detailed phone message, facebook post and website posting will take place on Tuesday evening.  

Students and staff, this week is National FFA Week. The Riverside FFA is celebrating by looking back at the activities and accomplishments of former students. Please help us remember the past by visiting a display in the Media Center today through Thursday. You might recognize some of the pictures and awards.

Riverside FFA members please plan to come to a Reflection and Connection Time Thursday night at 6:30 in the Ag. department. We will have finger food and time to meet people and catch up. Please invite any former FFA member you know. Please email Mr. Bennett if you plan to come.

Start saving your pennies! Pennies for Patients will begin on March 4 and run through March 22. 

Senior fees are currently $45.00 and can be paid to Mrs. Alvarez each day by 1:15 p.m.. 

Seniors need to make sure they are checking the RHS Class of 2019 Google Classroom on a regular basis as important announcements are posted there. 

Jostens will be here on March 28 to deliver caps and gowns. Please make sure you have paid your balance by then. Students who have not yet paid their balance will not receive their cap and gown on that date. 

There will be a Colorguard clinic at Riverside Middle School on February 20 and 21st from 5-7:30 for all current and prospective members of the RHS Colorguard. Please note the location has changed to Riverside Middle School. 

Have you been accepted to a college or university? Ms. Highsmith wants to know! Bring or email her a copy of your acceptance letter so we can celebrate your accomplishments.

Seniors, the following scholarships are available in the Student Services Office:
Memorial Baptist Church- due February 23rd
D. Cole Phelps Scholarship: due February 28th
NC Farm Bureau- due March 4th
Farm Life Ruritan Club- due March 4th
SECU People Helping People- due March 21st
Herter-O’neal -due March 21st
Delta Sigma Theta- due March 31st
Smiling Faces Child Care- due April 15th
Mamie Clyde Rogers Foundation- due April 15th
Child Support Council- due April 19th

Do you want financial aid for college next year? If so, you need to complete your 2019-2020 FAFSA which has a priority deadline of March 1st. There will be a FAFSA night in the media center on February 28th from 5-7 pm if you or your parents need help filing your FAFSA. Please bring 2017 tax information. If you have any questions, see Ms. Highsmith.

"The RHS Track Team will resume practice on Tuesday Feb. 19th. All JV basketball players tryouts will be held Tuesday-Thursday. Please meet at the track at 3:15 and prepare to stay until 5."

Once again, Thank you for supporting RHS.  Home of the Knights!