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Announcements for August 8th

Posted On: Thursday, August 8, 2019

RRHS is starting a Social Studies Honor Society, RHO KAPPA is for students with a strong interest in History, Geography, Economics and Government. 

RHO KAPPA is a nationally recognized organization that will look great on college applications and job resumes.  RHO KAPPA members will participate in social studies events and volunteer activities.  RHO KAPPA members may earn the privilege of wearing an honor cord at graduation.  RHO KAPPA is open to Juniors & Seniors who have earned a B average or higher in their Social Studies high school career and must have taken at least one Honors or AP level Social Studies class. 

If you’re interested, please pick up an application from Mrs. Sand in room 2314. There will be a short interest meeting on Wednesday, August 14th at 7:45 am in room 2314.All students interested in the Technology Student Association or the River Ridge Robotics Team are invited to a meeting on Tuesday, August 13th at 3:20 in room 1308.  Any questions, please see Mrs. Haggerty

Attention Knight Nation! Search is underway for our 2019-2020 Knight Mascot! Are you busting at the seams with school spirit and like to get crazy at all the sporting events here at the RIDGE, then please attend an informational meeting in Mrs. Lathem’s room #2305 on Tuesday, August the 13th at 7:45 am. If you have any questions or suggestions on a classmate that would make an AWESOME Sir Lancelot then come see Mrs. Lathem! Gooooooo Knights!

Attention all LGBTQ students and allies!  The GLOW Club's first meeting of the year will be held on August 13th, after school in room 1112.  GLOW Club is River Ridge's Gender and Sexuality Alliance and is a safe place to meet other LGBTQ students. Meetings will be weekly:  every Tuesday afternoon in Ms. Nelson's room, and as always, snacks will be provided.Any boy interested in playing basketball for River Ridge High School should meet in room 1210 at 7:45 am next Friday, August 16th.

For any boys interested in playing lacrosse there will be an interest meeting Wednesday, August 14th in Coach Alexander's room 1301 at 7:45 in the morning.  See Coach Alexander for further information or questions.

Students – do you want to go to the homecoming game free?  How about getting VIP parking for the same game?  Even better than those two, want to get $10 to spend at concessions?  All you have to do is join PTSA between now and August 15 for a chance to win 2 tickets to the homecoming game, a VIP parking spot (paid for) and $10 to spend at concessions.   You can either join online or get a form from the office.  Don’t delay – join today!

There will be a slow pitch softball interest meeting on August 22nd at 8:00am in room 2308.

The Art Department will be traveling to Spain (Barcelona & Madrid) during Spring break. For more information stop by room 510. 

Any student who leaves campus for Dual Enrollment or GAVS needs to see Ms. Pellegrino in the counseling office to sign up for a key chain exit pass.

Attention freshman, River Ridge Student Government officer applications are due this Friday! Don't forget to pick one up today in room 2308 or the front office! 

Seniors: Go to to schedule your senior portrait session. Slots are filling up fast!

Important dates:

-October 1st: Last day to select your senior yearbook picture, so get those portraits made early!

-October 23rd: Senior portrait DEADLINE! No senior portraits will be accepted after this date.

Student Drivers listen up: beginning Monday Morning August 12th. You will need a parking decal on your vehicle to park in the student lot. Students should not park in the front lot. For parking information please come by the Athletic Office 2302.

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