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#WEareRH - Weekly Newsletter - October 25, 2019
AP exam registration - Exam Fees due by October 31.
AP Exam registration is earlier this year for students in first semester or year-long AP classes. Exam fees are due by October 31 for students who are taking first semester or year-long courses. Once again, for the 2020 AP exams, students at Richmond Hill High School will be registering online. This registration will only take a few minutes and can be completed from any computer with internet access. Once students complete their registration on Total Registration, they should proceed to myap.collegeboard.org to log into their AP Online Classroom where they will find lots of resources their teachers are using to enhance the learning experience.
Please click the link below to read detailed information about AP Exam registration:
Drama Club sponsoring Haunted Forest
This coming weekend is the biggest weekend for the Drama Club's Haunted Forest.
The Haunted Forest is located at 17 South Rod and Gun Club, 5899 N. Coastal HWY, Fleming, GA. The forest is open Friday and Saturday from 730pm to 11pm, rain or shine. The forest will also open on Halloween from 730pm to 11pm. Admission is $20 person.There is a glowstick system to accommodate small children or those with disabilities. For more information visit 17southhauntedforest.com or Facebook at 17 South Haunted Forest.
Financial Aid Workshop - Monday, October 28th
Please join us on Monday, October 28th from 6-7:30 as we welcome our guest speaker from the Georgia Student Finance Commission, Ms. Carol Lott. Ms. Lott will be available to present important information about the financial aid process and how to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid or FAFSA. Please bring your laptops, your 2018 income tax returns, and W-2 Forms! You will need these as Ms. Lott works with you to complete the FAFSA.
SAT workshop: Books and Ball-Tuesday, 10/29
Books and Ball SAT workshop is scheduled for *Tuesday, October 29, 6:30-8pm, in the RHHS East cafeteria.
*This was previously scheduled for Wed, 10/30, so please make note of the date change.
Is your child looking for a job?
Our RHHS Work-Based Learning Program is currently looking for students who are interested in job opportunities!
Participation requirements recently changed, increasing the number of students who are eligible. In order to meet eligibility requirements, students must be at least 16-years-old, listed as a junior or senior, and have passed one CTAE course or at least be registered for a CTAE class, preferably in the career pathway for the position they are seeking. Interested students should see Mrs. Jennifer Sack in Room 602-she can give more information and answer any questions.
To complete an application or find additional information, please visit http://bryancoga.apptegy.us/o/rhhs/page/wbl.
Mental Health Workshop planned
Mental Health Workshop
November 18th, 2019
We’ll kick off the event with a resource fair, showcasing several local mental health agencies and their support services. After that, school counselors and agencies will facilitate breakout sessions in an effort to educate parents/guardians on stress management, mindfulness, self-compassion, and resiliency including interactive activities that can be practiced at home. Light refreshments and a self-care toolkit will be provided!
ASVAB to be given on November 6
The ASVAB (Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery) will be offered at RHHS on Wednesday, November 6. Students interested in taking this must sign up before November 1st.
The ASVAB is a career exploration 'battery', or series of tests, that assists students in clarifying career goals.
- It is a cost-free and comprehensive program for high school students.
- Students explore occupations in line with interests and skills, and develop strategies to realize career goals.
- The Program presents a full-spectrum of career opportunities to students.
- Career planning tool regardless of post-secondary intentions.
Be sure to come prepared and on-time to do your best!
Questions about ASVAB Testing?
Please see Ms. Bunyan, Rm 516
Class of 2020!
Attention Class of 2020 graduates and parents, due to changes in Remind, senior information will not be shared using the Senior Remind. Please visit the Senior Web Page for senior information.
Overdrive E-library Update
Seniors - Choose photos for yearbook
To select your FORMAL and INFORMAL photos, contact Prestige by Lifetouch toll free number 1-800-736-4775 or email Tracy Flynn at firstname.lastname@example.org with the session ID number and pose selection. Deadline is November 1.
Order a Yearbook Today!
During weekly advisement the next four weeks, we will be studying the second mindset: "Passion First". The first topic in this unit, "Focus on Strengths", will be completed in advisement next week.
Below is a copy of the parent newsletter for our "Passion First" unit. Please read this and follow along each week with the planned advisement lesson.
After school tutorials and detention
SAT and ACT test dates and registration information
Fee waivers are available for students on free/reduced lunch. Students should talk to their counselor for more information.
De La Cruz-Hicks
College and Career
Military and Family Life
*RHHS Essential information*
7:30am-2:30pm/Buildings open at 7am
Car-rider/parent drop-off information-
Bus rider information-
School nutrition information-
Breakfast is not served; Lunch is $2.85
MySchoolBucks - Online Payment Portal
Nurses: Taryn Parker and Denell Foster
If you should need to discuss health information at length, please call to schedule a meeting. All clinic forms are available on the high school website. Inhalers and epi pens that are carried by the student must have forms completed by their physician.
Clinic form - http://www.bryancountyschools.org/o/rhhs/browse/17573
Beta Club partners with Make-A-Wish
This year, Richmond Hill High School Beta Club has decided to devote their time to one single service project – adopting a single wish through Make-A-Wish Georgia, granting a wish to one local child with a life-threatening illness. We want to make our Make-A-Wish fundraising efforts for Richmond Hill High School Beta Club a lot easier by using a service called FlipGive - https://www.flipgive.com/teams/214752
Very simply, you join our team on FlipGive (directions below) and then start all your online shopping through our team page. With FlipGive, our team raises money every time you shop with hundreds of popular brands like Walmart, Starbucks, Dick's, Buffalo Wild Wings, Sams, Boxed, Gap, Old Navy, and Mobil.
I'm including a handout that explains FlipGive in more detail. To read it, click here: https://www.flipgive.com/flipgive-getting-started.pdf?campaign_id=214752
Join our team now using our invite code 2CRQJC in one of 2 ways:
1. Download the FlipGive app at https://www.flipgive.com/app?joincode=2CRQJC
2. Join online at https://www.flipgive.com/teams/join?fundraiser_name=Erin%20Turner&joincode=2CRQJC
Remember to use FlipGive before you shop online, so we'll earn cash back. And, if you join and make a purchase within the first 14 days we'll receive a $5 bonus!