High School Highlights-August 20-24

A weekly update of Rowan County Senior High School News.

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We are so excited to begin the 2018-2019 school year! It will be a great year filled with friends, events, and making memories to last a lifetime. We look forward to working with you and your child to build relationships and help our students to transition to adult life. This weekly newsletter will be distributed on Fridays to student and teacher emails, in Remind texts and put on Twitter and Facebook. Please contact us if you have any concerns or questions. We are happy to help! have a great school year!

Stay Informed!

Follow us on Twitter - @RCSHSOffices

Like us on Facebook - @RCSHSOffices

Sign up for Remind - Text 81010 and place the appropriate message in the text message:

*9th - @2022rcshs

*10th - @2021rcshs

*11th - @2020rcshs

12th - @2019rcshs

Class Pictures

All class pictures will be taken for the yearbook over the next two weeks during 2nd and 6th periods in the library. Please be sure to have your picture taken!

Seniors - August 16, 17, & 20

Juniors - August 21

Sophomores - August 22

Freshman - August 23

Make-Ups - August 24

Parent Involvement Group

RCSHS is assembling a Parent Involvement Group that will volunteer to help with school activities such as Homecoming, Prom and Teacher Appreciation events. If you are interested in volunteering your time, please call or email Brandy Carver at the high school to leave your contact information. 606-784-8956, brandy.carver@rowan.kyschools.us

Student Drivers

Please be sure to purchase a parking pass! Parking Pass Packets are located in the office and should be turned in to Randy Wallace. Be sure that you have &30, proof of insurance and license when you turn in your packet.

Alive @ 25

Alive @ 25 will be held on Thursday, September 13th at 5:00pm in Room 101. Please stop by the guidance office for information on how to enroll.

Attention Movie Club Members!

RCSHS Movie Club will have their August meeting Tuesday, August 21st at 6:15pm in Room 96. As per senior request, they will be viewing the in independent comedy Little Miss Sunshine. Refreshments will be served and the movie should end between 8:15 and 8:30. All returning members of the Movie Club are encouraged to attend.

Dates to Remember

Homecoming Dance - October 6th - 7:00-10:00pm

Sadie Hawkins Dance - November 16th - 7:00-10:00pm

Prom - May 4th - 8:00-11:00pm

Viking Vouchers

Earn "Viking Vouchers" to use monthly at the Viking Voucher Store. Viking Vouchers are given to students by faculty and staff for upholding our school values of being Respectful, Responsible and Ready to Learn!


The next National administration of the ACT is on October 28th.

The registration deadline is September 22nd.

Late registration ends October 10th.

Register for the ACT here.

If you are an ELL student or have a 504 or IEP and are requesting accommodations for the ACT, please read this information before registering.

If you have questions, please see a guidance counselor for more information.


The library is selling earbuds, andriod/iphone cables and power banks. If you need these items throughout the day, please see our library media specialist, Mr. Conyers.

Common Links

Parent Portal

The link for Parent Portal on Infinite Campus has changed. Please use the following link. To set up an account, please call the high school at 606-784-8956.

If you receive an error message, please choose District "Rowan" and log in again. Infinite Campus went through an update over the summer which is causing the error message. If you need further assistance, please contact the high school at 606-784-8956.

Online Registration

Please complete online registration for your child in order to update important information regarding phone, address and pick up lists. It is important that all students have up to date information posted on Infinite Campus. You can complete online registration here.

RCSHS Breakfast & Lunch Menus

Reminder that all students receive free breakfast and lunch. If you don't make it to school in time for breakfast, the high school has "Grab-n-Go" breakfast from 9:05-9:20am available in the cafeteria and concessions stand.

Breakfast & Lunch Menu

RCSHS School District Calendar 2018-2019

Bus Routes

Bus routes have changed! Click for current bus schedule.

Upcoming Activities & Events

Football vs. Morgan County

Friday, Aug. 17th, 7:30pm

499 Viking Drive

Morehead, KY

Boys Soccer vs. Sayre

Saturday, Aug. 18th, 6pm

499 Viking Drive

Morehead, KY

Freshman Volleyball Night

Monday, Aug. 20th, 5pm

499 Viking Drive

Morehead, KY

Girls Soccer at Lawrence County

Monday, Aug. 20th, 7:30pm

100 Bulldog Lane

Louisa, KY

Freshman Football at Boyd

Monday, Aug. 20th, 6pm

Boyd County

Boys Soccer vs. West Carter

Tuesday, Aug. 21st, 6:30pm

499 Viking Drive

Morehead, KY

Girls Soccer at Bourbon County

Wednesday, Aug. 22nd, 7:30pm

3343 Lexington Road

Paris, KY

Volleyball vs Holy Family

Thursday, Aug. 23rd, 6pm

499 Viking Drive

Morehead, KY

Boys Soccer vs. Ashland

Thursday, Aug. 23rd, 6pm

499 Viking Drive

Morehead, KY

Cross Country at Boyd County

Thursday, Aug. 23rd, 6pm

Old Boyd County High School

Football vs. Bath County

Friday, Aug. 24th, 7:30pm

499 Viking Drive

Morehead, KY

Girls Soccer vs. Belfrey

Saturday, Aug. 25th, 1pm

499 Viking Drive

Morehead, KY