RHS Weekly Newsletter

September 15, 2023

Weekly Message

Good evening Romeo!

This week is our Watchdog 2023 football game. In the last 12 years we've raised over $650,000 for cancer research and hope to make it over the $700,000 mark this year. Hope to see you at Barnabo tonight!

-Mr. Osebold

New This Week

Student Produced Newsletter

Each week, our students produce a newsletter to share all the great things happening at RHS. Please take some time to read through our first of the 2023-2024 school year: RHS Student Newsletter - 9.15.23

NWEA Testing Next Week - Romeo Chromebooks needed

All high school students (9th-12th grades) will be taking the NWEA test in their math and English class Tuesday-Friday next week. Students must charge their Romeo Chromebooks each night and bring them to school each day. Students who sometimes use another device at school (ie. Macbook), must bring their Romeo Chromebook next week.

Tutoring and Clubs Begin Next Week

The RHS After Hours Schedule 2023-2024 contains information about tutoring and our RHS Clubs 2023-2024. These begin on Monday. We also provide bussing home after tutoring (3:40PM) on Mondays and Wednesdays.


Bulldog Broadcast

Our Bulldog Broadcast daily announcements starts on Monday. Teachers will show the announcements at the end of 1st/2nd periods, but they can be watched at anytime, by parents or students, using the link above.

Wolverine Tutoring SAT Prep Class
Juniors!! RHS has a unique opportunity to be a part of FREE VIRTUAL SAT tutoring/prep classes through the University of Michigan. If interested, please fill out this google form. Once the form is completed Wolverine Tutors will reach out and provide you with a Zoom link specific to your session. Google Form

12 Angry Jurors Try-Outs

Interested in Acting, singing, dancing or creating a production from the backstage point of view, join us for the Opening informational meeting for Romeo Theatre Company will take place this Tues in the RHS auditorium from 3:15-4p.m. Please be aware the time has changed from the flyer on the wall due to a staff meeting. Lots to discuss... shows for the year, trips to Detroit, State Theatre Festival, New York Theatre Trip and more. Again all are welcome to attend, if you miss the meeting minutes will be available the following day by the 9th grade office or HS auditorium. Auditions for the fall play 12 Angry Jurors will take place Sept 20th-21st. Any questions see Mrs. Knoblock kendra.knoblock@romeok12.org


For Junior and Senior Students and Families:

Please review the information below as to the eligibility for joining National Honor Society and National Technical Honor Society. These are 2 different groups with different requirements and advisors. Current members DO NOT need to reapply. If you are eligible to apply to both groups, you may do so but will need to complete both applications and faculty recommendations. Be sure to only apply to the group(s) you qualify for. Applications for both groups are due by 2:15pm on Friday, September 29.

National Honor Society (NHS):

National Technical Honor Society (NTHS):

Class of 2024

Painted Parking Refunds

Seniors who had their painted spots completed and cleaned up should have picked up their refunds this week. Several emails and reminders were sent to students.

Senior Apparel Fundraiser: All Proceeds go to the Senior Class

Are you looking for a special Senior Hoodie, Jogger, T-shirt or Crewneck? The RHS Dawg House is taking orders through September 30, 2023 for Seniors! Order forms are located in the main office or the RHS Dawg House (101C). Don't wait! Order forms are due by September 30, 2023 to Mrs. Lengemann room 101c. Here is a Link to the Order Form. Orders will be ready before Halloween!!!

School Policies & Procedures

School Safety

  • During school hours, all visitors must check in at the main office. Any visitor going past the main office will have a quick background check done
  • Hall passes are required for students, during class time, when students aren't in class
  • Report safety concerns a high school staff member

Dress Code

What is appropriate for school is similar to what is appropriate for grandma's house or church:

  • No alcohol, drugs, or sexual paraphernalia
  • No undergarments showing
  • No low-cut tops
  • Shirt bottoms must rest below the belly-button (ie. no crop tops)

Attendance & Tardies

Students need to be in school on time, every day (unless there is a legitimate reason for an absence). Additionally, students need to be on time to each class. Here is our tardy policy:

  • 5 tardies: Detention
  • 8 tardies: Meeting with your academy principal and parent
  • 10 tardies: ISS and loss of parking pass (if applicable)

RHS/9GA are Nut Alert Schools

Foods containing peanuts and tree nuts are highly discouraged. That means you shouldn't be bringing foods with peanuts or tree nuts to school. Additionally, we do not allow food in classrooms.