Thursday, November 30, 2017

Attention Freshmen - There will be a Freshman Class meeting Friday, December 1 at 7:40 a.m. in the Auditorium! Please attend and learn how you can help your class!

FBLA will be holding a holiday social after school from 3:30-5:00 on Tuesday, December 5 in Room T2. Sign up with a business teacher if you would like to attend.

Ukulele Club! Come join us every Tuesay at 7:45 in Room 217B. No experience required.

Winter Wonderland Door Decorating Contest - December 4-8, 2017. Sponsored by the SCA. A Prize will be awarded to 1st Place! Doors must be completed by December 7.

Winter Sports Picture Day will be on Monday, December 11. See Mr. Lollis is you have any questions.

The SIRPHA Personal Safety Awareness Event will be held on Wednesday, December 13, 3:30-5:30. All are invited to join us, but you must have a permission form!

Attention Seniors attending Dabney S. Lancaster CC next year - The DSLCC Scholarship application is now available online! There are 75 different scholarships (all on one application!) To apply, visit: The application deadline is February 26. Students MUST complete the Virginia Placement Tests (VPT) or the SAT/ACT prior to the scholarship deadline. See Mrs. Wheelock if you have any questions or if you need any help!

Attention Sophomores - The PSAT10 will be offered to all sophomores for a nominal fee. If you are a sophomore and you are interested in takine the PSAT10, please stop by the counseling office to sign up. You will need a check for $16.00. The test will be administered on Friday, March 16, 2018. You must sign up by Wednesday, December 13, 2017.

Governor's School Summer Residential Programs - Applications are now available online! Academic Program offerings in Agriculture, Humanities, Math, Science & Technology, Medicine & Health, Engineering, and Marine Science. Academic Program applications are due to Mr. Rapoza by Dec. 15. See Mr. Rapoza in the Counseling Office if you have any questions.

Want to travel to Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Finland and Estonia? What about Austria, Germany and Switzerland? A Scandinavia trip is planned for Summer 2018; and a trip to Austria, Germany and Switzerland for Summer 2019. It is not too late to join these great trips! Enroll ASAP to lock in lower prices! See Ms. Vest in Room 204 if you have any questions!

A Message From Your Career Coach - The FAFSA is now available to apply for financial aid. FAFSA.ED.GOV Visit Mrs. Wheelock for help with any college or workforce planning needs. You can now request your DSLCC transcript through Parchment!

After-School Tutoring will take place in the RCHS Library until 4:30 p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays. Tutors will be available to help with many school subjects and SAT/ACT practice questions. Check the Library's Tutoring Page for more details.

Breakfast in the Mornings - Grab and Go Breakfast is available beginning at 7:30am in the Commons. Breakfast and Grab and Go Breakfast is available in the Cafeteria at 7:45AM. Students can use cash, money on your account, or meal benefits at both locations.

W&L College Access - If you need help with college applications or preparing for your SAT/ACT tests, you should join COLLEGE ACCESS where you can get paired with a W&L Mentor to help you. To sign up, pick up an application in the Counseling Office or sign up with the W&L mentors when they visit during lunches.

Writing a College Essay? We're here to help! W&L tutors will be in the Writing Center (Room 126) on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays before school from 8-8:15 a.m.

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!

College Representative Visits. The following colleges will have representatives here to meet with prospective students. You must sign up in advance with Ms. van Ravenswaay in the counseling office in order to attend.

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