ROCHESTER HIGH SCHOOL

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Friday, January 20, 2017

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NEW TODAY AT RHS

2017-18 Early Childhood/Pre-K Screenings:

Developmental Screenings for children 2 ½ to 5 years of age residing within the Rochester School District will be held on February 16th and February 17th at the Rochester Elementary EC-1 building.  Please contact Erin at 498-6210 ext 1522 to schedule an appointment.

SPANISH CLUB SALSA NIGHT

RHS Spanish Club Salsa Night will be held TONIGHT (1/20) at 7:00 p.m. in the Commons. Join us for a night of dancing, singing, and great salsa!!

GUIDANCE

ATTENTION FRESHMEN

Remember to complete the course selection forms that Mr. Bond handed out on Tuesday and have them signed by a parent or guardian. These should be ready to hand in on Tuesday the 24th. See Mr. Bond with any questions.

GENERAL INFO

NHS CHOCOLATE BAR SALES

Don’t forget to stop by the Rochester National Honor Society table in the cafeteria - today is the last day students will be selling chocolate bars ($1) during both lunches!

SPANISH CLUB T-SHIRTS

Spanish Club t-shirts that were ordered are in and should be picked up ASAP in Señora Skinner's room. If you ordered a shirt, stop by with $10 cash or check - you will not be given your shirt without payment first.

NHS SERVICE HOURS

Reminder to current Juniors and Seniors interested in applying for NHS this February.  

In addition to filling out the application form that will be sent out to all eligible students in February, you will need to turn in 10 documented service hours. You may use this form to turn in with your application. If you are looking for places to earn your volunteer hours, here is an approved list.  If you are wondering if a place that is not on the list is acceptable, please email Ms. Murray or Ms. Mayer.

ATHLETICS

TRACK OPEN GYMS

HS Track will be having Open Gyms on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:00 in the RAC this week and next week.

WRESTLING RESULTS

The wrestling team defeated Springfield High and Southeast High last night. Rockets are 4-1 in the conference.

PARENT INFORMATION

OFFICE DEPOT/ OFFICEMAX REWARDS

Parents, you've been doing an amazing job earning free supplies for our school! Keep up the great work while keeping this in mind - any time you make a purchase of Qualifying Supplies at any Office Depot or OfficeMax, give them our school name (or our school ID 70034346) at checkout and we receive 5% back in credits for free supplies! Thank you for your continued support of RHS! For more information, visit Office Depot - Give Back to Schools

ATTN: 2017-18 KINDERGARTEN PARENTS

It's that time of year when EC-1 begins to prepare for the 2017-18 Kindergarten Class.  If you have a child entering kindergarten next year, please see the link below for more information regarding Kindergarten Registration Meetings.

Kindergarten Info 2017-18

A NOTE FROM THE NURSE - MILES OF SMILES

The Rochester School District will be hosting Miles of Smiles, Ltd., a mobile dentist program, on February 20th, 24th, and 28th 2017.  Miles of Smiles will be here to provide a dental exam, cleaning, fluoride, and sealants, where needed, to students who have pre-registered. The medical card and All Kids covers this visit 100%.  Services performed are billed to: Medicaid/All Kids, county grantees via the IDPH Dental Sealant Grant Program*, various granting agencies, & private insurance. Miles of Smiles, Ltd. accepts reimbursement status as final payment. Families and schools are never billed for co-payments, deductibles, or balances.

   

This exam does qualify for the required dental exam for K, 2nd, and 6th grade students due by May 15, 2017.  If you are interested in the program please complete this CONSENT FORM and return it to your school nurse as soon as possible.  A copy of this form can be sent home with your student by request.  Contact your school nurse, check out this Flyer, or visit the Miles of Smiles Website for additional information. 

PTO LEADERS NEEDED

We are looking for parents who are interested in leading the RHS PTO! If you’re interested in a PTO leadership role and would like more information, please contact Stephanie Johnson at sjohnson@rochester3a.net

LUNCH

Friday’s Menu

Rocket Line: Chicken Nuggets

Corner Crust Pizza: Chicken Bacon Ranch Pizza

Custom Brother’s Grill: Corn Dog

Monday’s Menu

Rocket Line: Country Fried Steak

Corner Crust Pizza: Meatball Pizza

Custom Brother’s Grill: Spicy Popcorn Chicken/ Boneless Wings