Rucker Ram News

September 2016 (vol. 15, issue 1)

Changes, Changes...

"Being the Change" is our theme this year, and we're already seeing changes in our school. We want to welcome our new assistant principal, Mr. Arthur Bridges, to our school. He lives in Lancaster County and has previously worked in North Carolina. Welcome, Mr. Bridges!

Remember that school is closed for the Labor Day holiday Monday, September 5th.

7th grade to see poet Glenis Redmond

Tuesday, Sep. 13th, 8:30am-3pm

476 Hubbard Drive

Lancaster, SC

Transportation and a ticket to the event costs $6. Permission slips and money are due September 9th. For more about Glenis Redmond.

Father's Breakfast

Wednesday, Sep. 14th, 7:30-8:15am

A. R. Rucker Middle, 422 Old Dixie Rd. Lancaster, SC

Join us in Rucker's cafeteria for breakfast.

Measures of Academic Progress testing runs August 29th-September 16th

A.R. Rucker's school store, the Ram's Den, is open for business!!

Stop in on Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 7:45-8:10 and also every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday during 7th and 8th grade lunch.


We will be hiring 6th grade workers after the first progress report goes home. Students must have an overall C average and NO discipline referrals this school year. A teacher recommendation is also required. Applications will be stapled to progress reports of qualifying students.

Yearbooks are on sale now!

Purchase a yearbook early to save big! Yearbooks cost $25 until the end of September, but prices go up to $30 October 1!!!! See Ms. Marshall or Ms. Lymus with your money.
Print our Chromebook User Agreement

If your student needs to return a Chromebook User Agreement form, click here and scroll to page 9 to print the document.

Parent Teacher Conferences

Monday, Sep. 26th, 4-7pm

A.R. Rucker Middle School, 422 Old Dixie Rd. Lancaster, SC

See You at the Pole

Wednesday, Sep. 28th, 7am

A.R. Rucker Middle School, 422 Old Dixie Rd. Lancaster, SC

SYATP will be around Rucker's flag pole. See a member of First Priority for more information.

Rucker's First Dance of the year!

Friday, Sep. 30th, 6-8pm

A.R. Rucker Middle School, 422 Old Dixie Rd. Lancaster, SC

This dance will benefit Relay for Life.