RB '18 FAREWELL

Senior Newsletter, May 18, 2018

Important Dates That's a Wrap!

*****Must Do! Must DO! Must Do! Finish Strong!*****

1. REQUEST FINAL TRANSCRIPT (HOLD FOR GRADES)

2. COMPLETE YOUR SENIOR FOLLOW UP FORM

3. TURN IN ALL SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS

4. REVIEW THE SENIOR MEMO

Mandatory Graduation Practice

Friday, June 1st, 11am-3pm

GYM- River Bluff High School, Corley Mill Road, Lexington, SC, United States

This is mandatory. Graduates do not have to wear robe, stole, tassel or hat to practice.

Graduation Day!

Saturday, June 2nd, 8am

801 Lincoln Street

Columbia, SC

Students should enter the Arena on Gadsden Street and should report by 7:00 a.m.

Below is a list of what we expect students to wear under their robes for Graduation.


Females:

Wear long black or khaki dress pants and a blouse, a dress (no strapless, off the shoulder or spaghetti straps) or skirt and blouse with a neckline that does not extend above the neckline of the robe. Dress shoes are required. Graduates will be standing for a long time, walk up a ramp and across a stage.

NO TENNIS SHOES, FLIP FLOPS, BOOTS OF ANY KIND, BLUE JEANS, OR SHORTS.

Males:

Wear a white or light colored dress shirt, dark/khaki pressed dress pants and dark neck tie. (no bowties) Wear dress shoes and socks.

NO TENNIS SHOES, FLIP FLOPS, BOOTS OF ANY KIND, BLUE JEANS, OR SHORTS.


For All:

The proper length for a robe is midway between the knee and ankle. All robes should be wrinkle-free The RB should be on the front of your stole. The cap should be approximately one inch above the eyebrows and sit flat on your head. Make sure your cap is secured. The RBHS tassel should be on the right side.



MANDATORY GRADUATION PRACTICE - Friday, June 1 at 11:30 a.m. in the Gym. PTSO will provide food at 11:00 a.m. in the Gym

SCHOLARSHIPS: These scholarships are still open. Please continue to apply.

Air Force ROTC scholarships

What if you didn’t have to worry about how to pay for college? Air Force ROTC offers a variety of scholarships that will help relieve the financial burden of your college education. That way, you can focus on preparing for your future. Air Force ROTC scholarships cover your tuition and most lab fees. Also, you’ll receive an annual textbook allowance and up to a $500 spending cash monthly stipend. A variety of full and partial scholarships are available, and certain scholarships have specific requirements. You can learn more about that here.

ARMY ROTC SCHOLARSHIPS

The Four-Year ARMY ROTC High School Scholarship is for high school students planning on attending a four-year college program. You must agree to accept a commission and serve in the Army on Active Duty or in a Reserve Component (Army Reserve or Army National Guard).


YOUR COMMITMENT

  • An eight-year service commitment with the Army.
  • Serve full time in the Army for four years and four years with the Individual Ready Reserve (IRR).
  • Selected Cadets may choose to serve part time in the Army Reserve or Army National Guard while pursuing a civilian career