The Ravens' Nest

Randolph Early College High School Newsletter

Week of April 18, 2022

"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!

Raven Egg Hunt

Thank you to the RECHS Beta Club for stuffing over 4,000 eggs and hiding them throughout campus. RECHS students participated in the annual Raven Egg Hunt last Wednesday. Eggs were stuffed with candy or prizes from teachers. There were also 16 golden eggs which provided gift cards to the Armadillo Market and Chick-fil-a.

RCC Registration!!!

Registration began on Monday, April 11th for Summer and Fall 2022 semesters. Students who have planned in Self-Service will be able to register themselves for Summer and/or Fall semesters. Please make sure you profile is up to date in Self-Service.


If you have login issues with your online classes come see Ms. Perry or call the help desk 336-625-1573

The Commons will be closed to all students April 19-22, 2022.

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Club Corner

Please check out the what our student-led clubs are up to!

Student Government Association

The SGA will hold a meeting during lunch on Wednesday, April 20th. It will be in Mr. Walker's room (VT 208). We would love for you all to attend!


The SGA now has an instagram account! Please follow @rechssga for updates and fun posts about the RECHS SGA!

SGA Sponsored Talent Show

The talent show will be April 29th at 7:00 pm, in the LRC. Kona Ice will be on campus at 6:00pm.


Talent Show tickets will begin being sold on Tuesday, April 19th. They will be $3 before the show, and $5 at the door. Please see Mrs. Cross in the front office to purchase your ticket!


This also gives you admission to the Raven Market.

The Monthly Flock

Students--- please complete this survey for the next issue of the Monthly Flock!!



March/April Issue is located here! (Please note, the newspaper can be viewed on a phone/tablet; however, it is best viewed on a computer!)
RECHS Pet Bracket

"Please vote in the second week of the RECHS Pet Bracket!"

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Future Healthcare Leaders of America Club

The Future Healthcare Leaders of America Club will be facilitating a menstrual products drive from April 11th to April 22nd. There will be boxes located throughout the school for the donations. Please donate only pads and panty-liners; no tampons! The donations will be used to stock the bathrooms in the VT building. We appreciate your help!"

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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.

Randolph Community College Announcements

RCC Happenings

Important upcoming dates –

  • Apr 19 - Classes Resume
  • Apr 20 - Campus Cookout in the Plaza at 11am - Sponsored by SGA
  • May 9 - End of Spring Semester


You can always find the college’s calendar on our website at https://www.randolph.edu/calendar/index.aspx

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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

The winner from last week's picture is Kevin Bustos! Kevin, you can pick up your prize in the welcome center!

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In celebration of National Poetry month, the RCC Library is giving away poetry kits. Stop by the library to pick up a kit. Completed poems returned to the library will be displayed publicly in the library during the month of April!

Check out the library's website and Facebook page here -

https://www.facebook.com/RandolphCommunityCollegeLibrary

https://libguides.randolph.edu/libraryhome

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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

Check out the most recent issue of Uwharrie Dreams! Winners and runners-up from the "Timeless Love" contest are featured along with selected works from other contributors. Congratulations to all of you who submitted your work and were accepted for publication in this digital issue. Each of you should feel proud to have your work selected! You can find the issue here - https://bit.ly/3O5qAFk

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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

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The Randolph County Board of Elections is HIRING! They need election day workers and early voting workers! These are paid positions! For questions, call 336-318-6900 or email elections@randolphcountync.gov See their flier here -https://bit.ly/3rglpbR

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.

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.

Volunteer Opportunities

Randolph Health Summer Teen Volunteer Program

Randolph Health is pleased to announce the Summer Teen Volunteer Program is returning.

We’ll be accepting about 20 students from June 20 to July 27.

Here’s the link for the application:

https://www.volgistics.com/ex/portal.dll/ap?ap=1918762662

Area Organizations in Need of Volunteers

  • Your Choices Randolph
  • CUOC
  • Lydia's Place (Lydia's Place is doing renovations and have a workday scheduled for May 7th at 9:00 am. Lydia's Place is located at 114 Francis Street in Asheboro.)
  • Our Daily bread is always looking for volunteers to help at lunch time. This is good for juniors or seniors with unique schedules.

Summer Employment Opportunities

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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.

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!

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

Class of 2022 Graduation Information is here!

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