High School Highlights April12-17

A weekly update of Rowan County Senior High School News.

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------------It's a Great Day to be a Viking!--------------

Green & White Days for the Rest of the Year

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Reminders

On Monday, March 22nd, Rowan County Schools reurned to in person instruction five days per week. Students will continue on the four block schedule, rotating Green and White days for the remainder of the year.


Green Days - M, W, F1 - 1st Period, HR, 5th Period, 7th Period

White Days - T, TH, F2 - 2nd Period, 3rd Period, 4th Period, 6th Period


  • MISSING/INCOMPLETE ASSIGNMENTS: Please encourage your child to complete all assignments for their classes this week so that they can start on the right path. We want your child to be successful, completing this week's assignments will be helpful moving forward as we transition to face to face schooling.


  • MASKS: Everyone is required to wear a mask when they enter the school building. Masks must be worn correctly covering the nose and mouth.


  • MORNING DROP-OFF: Drop off begins at 7:15am. For students being dropped off at school by an adult, they will continue to pull around to the front of the building.


  • AFTERNOON DISMISSAL: Afternoon dismissal procedures will remain the same as well. First Bus Riders be released at 3:05pm. Parent Pick up students will be released at 3:10pm. Please pull up to the front of the building and remain in your vehicle. It might take students a minute or two longer to get to you, as there will be more guardians/students trying to connect. Second Bus Riders will be released at 3:15pm. Please remember that students are still not able to ride the bus home with other students unless it is part of their regular transportation routine.


  • ABSENSES: If a student must be absent from school for non-covid related sickness or other reasons, it will be their responsibility to collect the work they missed from their teachers upon the student's return. Please contact the office if your student cannot attend school that day. If a student has a covid-related absence, please contact the RCSHS front office (606-784-8956) for additional information.



If you have any questions concerning return to daily in person instruction, please call the high school at 606-784-8956.

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2021 Prom - Juniors and Seniors

  • Due to limiting the number of students, juniors and seniors will only be permitted to attend. There will be no out of school guests or underclassmen.
  • WHEN: Saturday, May 1, 2021
  • TIME: 7:00 - 10:00 pm
  • WHERE: RCSHS
  • TICKETS: Junior tickets are $20. Senior tickets are free. Tickets may be purchased on April 29, 30 during lunch.

Class of 2021 Graduation

  • WHEN: May 19, 2021
  • WHERE: RCSHS Football Field
  • TIME: 7:00 pm
  • DETAILS: Each graduate will receive 6 tickets - 2 for the track and 4 in the bleachers. Staggered arrival times will be announced at a later date.
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Student of the Month

2021 Senior Superlatives

Best Dressed

  • Jordan Justice
  • Kaelan Frazier

Best Hair

  • Aiden Leuenberger
  • Brooklyn Enderle

Cutest Couple

  • Nathan Goodpaster
  • Bailey Haynes

Most Likely to be a Reality TV Star

  • Collin Tuerk
  • Sarah Hatfield

Most Athletic

  • Mason Moore
  • Audrey Evans

Most Changed from Freshman Year

  • Arian Brown
  • Haley Forman

Most Artistic

  • Ethan Jenkins
  • Maiqi Qin

Most Likely to Become President

  • Dilan Maxey
  • Natalie Peyton

Worst Driver

  • Lucas Hart
  • Jocee McCarty

Class Clown

  • Garrison Ratliff
  • Madison Moore

KEES Information

The Kentucky Educational Excellence Scholarship (KEES) program provides scholarships to students who earn at least a 2.5 GPA each year at a Kentucky high school. The better you do in high school the more money you earn toward college! You may also earn awards for your ACT scores and AP test scores as well!


KEES Information

Senior Scholarships!

Seniors, scholarship season is HERE!


Please be sure to enroll in the 2020-2021 Scholarships Google Classroom.

Class Code: ops77ka


How is scholarship information sent out?

- student email

-google classroom

-scholarship table outside the guidance office

- IC student dashboard


Apply, Apply, Apply!

Need to Request a Meeting with a Counselor or an Administrator?

Do you have Youth Service Center needs?

If you are in need of basic needs items, feel free to schedule a virtual or in person meeting with our Youth Service Center Director, Charlie Graham. We are happy to assist you in meeting those needs.


Click here to schedule a meeting with Mr. Graham!

NO PASS/NO DRIVE (KRS 159.051)

Not a school rule - It’s the LAW!


  • Students who are sixteen (16) or seventeen (17) years old who become deficient in academics or attendance shall be reported to the Transportation Cabinet for driver’s license, permit, or driving privilege revocation.

  • Students must pass 5 out of 7

classes each semester.

  • Students must not accumulate 9 or more unexcused absences in a semester.

Contact Information

If you need to get in contact with your teacher, please find their contact information in this link.


For access to teacher websites, please follow this link.

Parent Involvement Group

We need your help! We are looking for interested parents to volunteer for school activities. Anything from baking a cake to working project prom. If you are interested, please sign up for the Parent Involvement Group Remind by sending the text message @rcshspig to 81010. Thank you in advance for your help!

Kroger Community Rewards

Help us fund raise for Project Prom...all throughout the year. Sign up for Kroger Community Rewards and designate Rowan County Senior High School as your organization. Code RX947. RCSHS will earn a percentage of funds at NO COST to you and all you have to do is use your Kroger Plus Card! Thank you for your support!

ACT

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.

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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.

Stay Informed!

  • Follow us on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook @RCSHSOffices

  • Use our new hashtag, #RCSHStogether, for all student related posts.

  • Get the Infinite Campus App to keep up with your grades and attendance! Your login credentials are your SCHOOL EMAIL as the username and 10 digit state ID as the password. Keep up with your grades!



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


9th Grade Last Name A-M: @rc2024a-m

9th Grade Last Name N-Z: @rc2024n-z

10th Grade Last Name A-Z: @rc2023n-z

11th Grade Last Name A-M: @rc2022a-m

11th Grade Last Name N-Z: @rc2022n-z

12th Grade Last Name A-M: @rc2021a-m

12th Grade Last Name N-Z: @rc2021n-z


Dual Credit Students: @vikcollege

RCECA Students: @rceca

MCTC Votech Students: @21votech

Events

Athletics

All tickets will be sold through GoFan and must be purchased in advance. No tickets will be sold at the door. Each school's guidelines are set in conjunction with their local health department and school board.


If you have questions, please contact Brandy Carver or Randy Wallace at the high school; 606-784-8956.

Baseball vs Fairview

Monday, April 12th, 5:30pm

City Park

JV Baseball @ Fleming

Monday, April 12th, 5:30pm

Fleming

JV Baseball vs Fleming

Tuesday, April 13th, 5:30pm

City Park

Softball vs Fleming

Tuesday, April 13th, 6pm

RCSHS

Baseball vs Russell

Wednesday, April 14th, 6pm

City Park

Softball vs East Carter

Wednesday, April 14th, 6pm

RCSHS

JV Baseball @ Montgomery

Thursday, April 15th, 5:30pm

Montgomery

Track Meet @ Bath

Thursday, April 15th, 6pm

Bath

Softball @ Boyd

Friday, April 16th, 5:30pm

Boyd

JV Baseball @ Ashland

Friday, April 16th, 6pm

Ashland

Tennis vs Magoffin/East Carter

Friday, April 16th, 5:30pm

MSU Tennis Courts

Softball vs South Point/Mercer/Corbin

Saturday, April 17th, 9:30am-4pm

Boyd

Track Meet @ Mason

Saturday, April 17th, 10am

Mason

Baseball vs Lewis/Breathitt

Saturday, April 17th, 11am-4pm

City Park