Friday, May 18, 2018

Attention Cheerleaders - Tryouts for JV/Varsity Cheerleading starts next week Tuesday and Wednesday, May 22 and 23  from 3:30-5:45 at MRMS. You must have a current VHSL physical on file in order to tryout. Contact Coach Bowyer for any questions. 

RCHS Football Summer 2018 Schedule/Important Dates:

7 on 7s:

Weightlifting Summer Phase:

Washington and Lee Football Camp:

All physicals must be updated by June 30th!

The Maverick Literature and Arts Magazine is now available online! Visit and search Maverick to view or order this year's issue!

Seniors Attending Dabney Next Fall - Congratulations Graduates of 2018!!! If you need assistance registering for Fall 2018 Dabney Classes, call Mrs. Wheelock at 540-460-9722 or the Dabney Campus at 540-863-2820.

Lunch Accounts - All unpaid lunch account charges must be paid prior to the end of the school year. Any student with a negative balance of $25 or more will not be able to charge any additional amount until the debt is paid. If you are a senior and have a younger sibling, you can transfer any extra funds on your account to your sibling’s account by contacting Ms. Stickley.

After-School Tutoring - Tutors will be here on Mondays and Wednesday in Room 126 during SOLs. Check the Library's drop in tutoring page for details.

DSLCC Summer Leadership & Student Success Academy. June 11-15, 2018 from 9am to 1:30pm at the DSLCC Main Campus in Clifton Forge. Engage in an exciting four-day program with other incoming DSLCC freshmen with a focus on: team work, collaboration and communication; leadership exercises and opportunities at DSLCC; introduction to campus resources; and opportunities to get involved and connected at DSLCC. Featuring Super Bowl Champion and SVU Head Football Coach, Ed Mulitalo, on The Power of Teamwork. Activities will include: Ultimate Frisbee, ropes/challenge course, "Paint Day", athletic competitions, keynote speaker each day, and so much more! Lunch will be provided each day. To apply, see your high school Career Coach or Talent Search counselor by May 17, 2018.

Independent Study?! If you are interested in doing an independent study for Fall 2018, stop by the school counseling office and pick up a packet. Talk with Mr. Martin in Room 205 to discuss your topic.

Library Information - The Library is now closed for inventory and end of the year responsibilities. All materials are due back to the Library by May 16.

Attention Seniors - Due to transportation issues, students will be to be at RCHS on Friday, May 25 at 12:15 p.m. to depart to VMI Cameron Hall for graduation practice.

Volleyball Open Gyms - Mondays and Thursdays from 3:30-5:00 in the main gym. Open to all girls interested in playing volleyball. No experience necessary!

Spring Football Workouts are being held after school. All athletes not playing another sport are expected to attend.

An Arabic Language Immersion Program is being offered at VMI this summer from June 25-July 19. This program is open to high school seniors and college students. All application materials must be submitted by June 1. To apply online, go to

Peg Rally - Help sponsor the new RCHS timber frame pavilion! Wooden pegs are $10 each, and can be purchased in the front office.

Dan Earl Basketball Camps at VMI. Shooting Clinic June 11-13 for ages 8-17 - $50. Day Camp June 25-28 for ages 6-17 - $150. For more information, visit

Drone Club - Thursdays after school.

SAGA Meetings will take place Wednesday mornings at 7:50 in Room 207. This is not a school sponsored activity.

Debate Club! Meetings in Room T9 on Thursdays at 7:30 a.m.

Boys State - If you are a young man who is a junior, please consider applying to attend Boys State this summer! Great leadership opportunity. Scholarship is provided. Please see Ms. van Ravenswaay if you are interested.

RCHS Writing Center in Room 126. Open to all class periods and during A and C lunches. No appointment necessary! Struggling with a paper for one of your classes? Preparing for the writing portion of a standardized test? Polishing a college application essay? Visit the new RCHS Writing Center in Room 126!

Anyone who needs to sign up for Behind the Wheel should do so ASAP in the Men's PE office.