April 2, 2021~~ Rio Norte JHS

Parent and Student Information

Good Morning River Hawks!

We had a very successful first week of hybrid instruction. Thank you for all of our support and for the many gifts! Please see the attached Thank you notes from our teachers! Thank you to our wonderful PTSA for lunch and for organizing the teacher gifts! We appreciate all of you and are grateful for such amazing support from our families!

Have a relaxing spring break!

Thank you,

Audrey Asplund


Rio Norte JHS


Students can enter campus with a QR code or their ID, but it is best if students use their STUDENT ID CARDS. Thank you!

Dress Code Reminder: Tank top straps must have a width of 2inches/three fingers, shorts must go to thumb/mid-thigh, midriffs should not show, ripped jeans at the knees are ok, but not up high. No flips flops, slippers or pajama bottoms, please. Thank you!

Check out NORTE NEWS! Our student newspaper!

We were planning on starting a no cell phone policy before COVID-19, but that has been put on hold at this time.

Calendar 📅

April 12-Spring Break Ends, In person classes resume

April 13 and 15-Lockdown drill videos

April 22-Virtual PTSA meeting

April 23-Quarter 4 progress report

May 31-No school-Memorial Day

June 3-Last Day of School

Rio Norte Mission Statement 🎯

The Rio Norte Junior High School community is dedicated to providing a safe, flexible, positive, and nurturing learning environment, in which all its members have the opportunity to experience a sense of belonging and personal growth, and all students have the opportunity to develop academic excellence.

Hart District Non-Discrimination Policy

The William S. Hart Union High School District prohibits unlawful discrimination against and/or harassment of any student, employee or job applicant on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, ethnicity, national origin, immigration status, ancestry, religion, age, marital status, pregnancy, parental status, physical or mental disability, medical condition, military or veteran status, political affiliation, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, sexual orientation, or any other basis prohibited by state and federal nondiscrimination laws respectively at any District site and/or activity. All inquiries regarding discrimination, civil rights, and/or Title IX should be directed to the Director of Human Resources and Equity Services, William S. Hart Union High School District, 21380 Centre Pointe Pkwy, Santa Clarita, CA 91350, or by phone (661) 259-0033, or by email:


Rio Norte Junior High School

28771 Rio Norte Dr.
Valenica, CA 91354

Audrey Asplund, Principal