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Randolph Early College High School Newsletter

Week of April 4, 2022

Cap and Gown Pictures

Senior Cap and Gown pictures are tomorrow, Monday, April 4th in the gym. Seniors, please check your email from Ms. Blackmon concerning specific information and your sign-up for a time.

Prom

Prom tickets are on sale for $40 for students and $50 for outside guests through Thursday, April 14th. Prom is open to all RECHS Juniors and Seniors.

SGA Sponsored Talent Show

The SGA will be holding a Talent Show! Auditions are April 8th in the gym during seminar. The talent show will be April 29th at 7pm, in the LRC. Tickets will begin to be sold later into the month. As always, we appreciate your support!! We hope you’re as excited as we are!

Student Government Association Needs YOU!!!

The SGA is running our new RECHS school newspaper! It will be called "The Monthly Flock", and we need YOUR help! Please fill out the forms linked below as soon as possible to help your newspaper staff get the information they need for the first issue. Thank you!"

https://forms.gle/sFvo5N9WFSvUVtM58

https://forms.gle/bEDoE3EHCkAehJuM6

https://forms.gle/1bRAJ9SMf21DmDPE6

There will be limited bus transportation April 11th though April 14th as the traditional schools are on spring break.

Report Cards

If students are college-only, please go see Ms. Scott for your seminar report card.

Also, students in iLearn classes have revised report cards to pick up. Please go see Ms. Scott.

Class of 2022 Graduation Information is here!

"You're Going to Be a Senior! Now What?!"

Parents of all juniors are invited to the LRC on Tuesday, April 19th at 6:00pm for a parent meeting designed to help prepare you and your child for their senior year!

Cafe Usage

Students, please be mindful of your use of the cafe. Please pick up your trash and place your chairs under the tables. Everyone is so excited to be back in the cafe, but it is your job to clean up after breakfast and lunch.

The Commons will be closed to all students April 19-22, 2022. Please begin making arrangements if you use the commons on a daily basis.

Announcements from Ms. Perry, RCC Liaison

RCC Registration for 10th-11th Graders


  • All current 10th and 11th grade students must schedule an advising appointment with our liaison, Mrs. Perry prior to RCC registration.
  • Students can schedule appointments with Mrs. Perry from now until April 4, 2022.
  • RCC Registration will open April 11, 2022 for Fall '22 semester.
  • RECHS students will not be allowed to register for college classes until they complete their advising meeting.
  • When you schedule your appointment, you must indicate whether you are requesting an in-person or virtual meeting. Not during academic class time.
  • Parents and guardians are more than welcome to attend to these meetings.



Seniors, if you have not already applied for college graduation please do so immediately.


If you have login issues with your online classes come see me or call the helpdesk 336-625-1573

Schools Fees

9th Grade-----$19.00 (Instructional and Science Fees)

10th Grade---$17.00 (Instructional and Science Fees)

11th Grade---$17.00 (Instructional and Science Fees)

12th Grade---$42.00 (Instructional and graduation)


Fees go to providing educational opportunities for students such as subscriptions, lab materials, supplemental books, etc.

RCC Happenings

Happenings

  • Apr 18 - Easter Holiday, CAMPUS CLOSED
  • Apr 19 - Classes Resume
  • Apr 20 - Campus Cookout in the Plaza at 11am - Sponsored by SGA

You can always find the college’s calendar on our website at https://www.randolph.edu/calendar/index.aspx
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Want to be a part of our Student Government Association at Randolph Community College? SGA elections will take place later this semester to elect our SGA officers for the 22-23 academic year!

Randolph Community College's Student Government Association (SGA) is responsible for planning student activities and addressing student governance issues. All curriculum students of the College are eligible to participate in the SGA.

Our SGA provides leadership development, a way to engage with other students, and become an integral part of our campus community!

We will elect these positions -

  • President (Scholarship opportunities available)
  • Vice President
  • Secretary/Treasurer
  • Public Information Officer
  • Parliamentarian
  • 2nd Year Delegate (5 open positions)

SGA elections will take place on April 13th via electronic ballot. If you want to declare your candidacy for any of the above positions, please begin attending SGA meetings and complete this candidacy packet - https://bit.ly/3LSaVb2

**Remember, once you fill out the form you must also schedule a meeting with SGA Advisor, Shane Bryson.

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SGA is bringing back our "Find The Armadillo" Challenge and will give away a number of prizes for services like Netflix, Hulu, and others through a virtual hunt for an armadillo! Here’s how you can win!

1) Follow SGA on Instagram at @randolphccsga https://www.instagram.com/randolphccsga/

2) Check our Instagram story each Friday at 11am for a picture of our little armadillo friend and this week’s prize located somewhere in Randolph County

3) Email your answer to the armadillo’s location to sga@randolph.edu use your RCC student email address before our Instagram story disappears from our page!

4) If you are the first correct answer for that week, you win that week’s prize

5) Even if you are not first, if your answer is correct, you are entered in a drawing for a grand prize at the end of our contest. Each correct answer enters you in the final drawing again! So, for each week you submit a correct answer, you increase your odds of winning the grand prize!

If you have questions, please email Shane Bryson, Director for Student Life & Recruitment at scbryson@randolph.edu

See our flier for this here! - https://bit.ly/3kRtXmh

This past week's winner is Jonathan Lopez Bautista! Jonathan, you were sent an email to your RCC email account and can pick up your prize in the welcome center!

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Uwharrie Dreams - To join the online community of Uwharrie Dreams and unlock new creative writing opportunities, contact Professor Victoria Davis vldavis@randolph.edu or Dr. Gregory Vance gwvance@randolph.edu . The club is operating in an entirely online, self-paced format in Moodle for the spring semester of 2022. Check our flier for details - https://bit.ly/3HgFip7

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Have you heard that RCC has a new Esports Club? Check out their flier here - https://bit.ly/3sWB7sz They also have a Discord! You can find it here - https://discord.gg/TTK5MhSvDR If you have questions about the club, please contact their student representative, Caleb Robbins at czrobbins@students.randolph.edu or their Club Advisor, Loryn Smith at lmsmith@randolph.edu

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To find information on Student Life at RCC, links to our social media accounts along with the College's main accounts, and more info on our clubs and student organizations, or even the Armadillo Cafe Menu check our LinkTree for SGA - https://linktr.ee/randolphsga

RCSS Child Nutrition Order Form

If you would like to order your FREE meal from Southmont Elementary School, please use the order form below. Your order must be placed before 9:00 am each day.

RECHS Expectations Concerning Absences Due to Quarantine

When students are absent due to Covid quarantine protocols, students need to be mindful of the following expectations:

  • Students must check their high school and college email daily.
  • Students need to email their high school teachers daily by 12:00 pm for attendance purposes.
  • Students need to check Canvas and Moodle daily.
  • Students need to communicate with their college instructors.
  • Students need to complete the Covid Exposure Concern form for RCC.

Employment Opportunities

Mt. Shepherd retreat center reached out to RECHS to promote summer work opportunities. We are not endorsing this camp, we are simply passing along information to our students.
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Campbell University STEM Camp

Again, RECHS is not endorsing, we are passing along information concerning the STEM camp below.
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UNCG College Prep Summer Camp

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Save the Date!

Holiday: April 15

Teacher Workday: April 18

Junior Parent Meeting: April 19, 6:00pm, LRC

Prom: April 23, 2022

Textbook Collection: May 9 and May 10, 12:00pm-4:00pm, Room 113

RCC Graduation: May 11, 6:00 pm in the Special Event Center at the Greensboro Coliseum

Celebration of Achievement: May 12, 2022, 6:30pm, Journey Church

Graduation Practice: May 19, 2022, 9:00am, Journey Church

Graduation: May 20, 2022, 10:00am, Journey Church, Ticketed Event

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