Randle Recorder

Where Excellence is the Standard - Week of April 4, 2022

Randle High School Updates

Dear Parents/Guardians and students,


This week, your child will be taking our state's standardized test. By working together, we can make your child's test experience positive and successful. Here are some suggestions we may find to be helpful in supporting an positive mind set.

  • Make sure your child gets a goodnight's rest.
  • Have your child eat a healthy breakfast at home or in the cafeteria at school.
  • Make sure your child arrives to school on time.
  • Encourage your child to do their best.


Please take a moment to write an encouraging note for your child. Let them know how proud you of them. Let's work together to make your child's testing experience positive and successful. They have been preparing for this all year.


Please refer to the testing dates in the smore.


Randle Events for the week of April 4 - 8, 2022

Monday: April 4

Summer School Now 4-5:30PM

Choir onstage all day

Detention 4-5:30 PM

Baseball AM weights; practice after school til 5:15 PM (STAAR TESTING NEXT AM FOR FRESHMEN)

Tuesday: April 5

Summer School Now 4-5:30PM

Choir onstage all day

Baseball Practice after school 5:45PM

Wednesday: April 6

Summer School Now 4-5:30PM

Choir onstage all day

Detention 4-5:30 PM

Baseball Practice during 7th period only

Thursday: April 7

Summer School Now 4-5:30 PM

Choir onstage all day

Baseball Practice after school til 5:30PM (ENG 2 STAAR)

Friday: April 8

Choir onstage all day

Baseball AM weights; Games @ Randle HS @ 430/630PM

Softball @ Foster HS

Saturday: April 9

Saturday School 8:00 AM - 12:00PM


Sincerely,


John Montelongo

Principal

Dr. Thomas E. Randle High School

Lamar CISD

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FAQs for STAAR Testing 2022

Which mode of testing will be testing?


All STAAR testing will be completed online this year. Students have been practicing using online testing all year long and our prepared to test online.


What materials do my students need for testing?


Students will be provided a dictionary, scratch paper, and a pencil for English 1 and 2. For Algebra I and Biology students will be provided a calculator, scratch paper, and pencil. US History students will be provided scratch paper and pencil.


How long are the STAAR test?


English 1 and 2 are 5 hours.

Algebra I, Biology, and US History are 4 hours.


How do I know if my student is testing?


If your student is currently enrolled in the course then your student will be taking the STAAR test.


What will my student be doing if they are not testing?


Students who are not testing will follow their normal bell schedule.


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If you need tamales for Easter, the Royals are here to help! All orders are due this Tuesday April 5. Options are Bean, Pork, or Chicken, spicy or mild, just $13.00 per dozen and sponsored by Ramirez Tamales. We also have verde and roja salsa in mild, spicy or hot for just $13.00 per jar. Pick up will be April 13 from 3:40pm-4:30pm in the Randle High School cafeteria. If you would like some delicious tamales for this upcoming Easter, please see any Randle Royal or email Coach O’Haver at tashane.ohaver@lcisd.org. Our booster club accepts cash, cashiers check, Venmo, or Cash App
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Congratulations Randle High School Royal Pride Dance Department!

Selected students participated in the state DEAL assessment hosted at Randle High School on Thursday March 31. The DEAL assessment is only for dance class students (not team) and is evaluated in a similar fashion to music and theatre UIL. We are proud to announce a very strong start for our dance department as these students earned the highest rating a group can receive by receiving a Division 1! We are so very proud of their hard work and dedication to the dance departments.

Pictured student participants include (from left to right)

Back Row: Suhavni Mahajan, Jasmine Nlemba, Laela Haggerty, Kaelynn Sumpter, Cynthia Bui, Abiraami Jana

Middle Row: Mia Garcia, Lorrie Chen, Farhanda Fnu

Bottom Row: Zariah Peavy, Miracle Olaniru, Eva Ozer, Marianna Ruiz, Lauren Le

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Cell Phone Policy

We take your child’s education seriously. As we prepare for the upcoming STAAR End-of -Course exams, we wanted to place an importance on minimizing distractions. Beginning Monday, March 7, 2022, we are instituting a no cell phone policy during class.

Students are allowed to bring cell phones to school and are allowed to use them before school, during lunch, and after school. Phones should not be visible and in use between passing periods or during class, unless students are provided permission by the teacher. Cell phones have become a distraction.

For clarification, cell phones can be in the student's possession, but the phone must be put away during the instruction. If a student has their cell phone visible, without teacher/staff member permission, they will be asked to give their cell phone to the teacher/staff member. They will receive their cell phone at the end of the day from the front office. The following information will be posted in every classroom:

  • Phones must be put away at ALL TIMES during instructional time, unless there is an instructional purpose GIVEN by the teacher. If you refuse to follow this expectation, it will result in a discipline referral. (NOTE: Phones are allowable before 8:15 AM, during the student's 30-minute lunch time, and after 3:40 PM.)
  • Ignoring a teacher or staff member when they ask that to put away your cell phone will result in a discipline referral.
  • All students must have their planner hall pass signed by a teacher to be out of their scheduled class. Students without a pass will receive a discipline referral.
  • Instigating, participating, or video recording any type of altercation, harassing/bullying, or any other student code of conduct offenses with your cell phone will result in a discipline referral and possible alternative school placement.

Please know that educating our Randle High School students is our number one priority, and we place a precedence on having a safe and secure school. We appreciate your support and partnership in maintaining an environment and culture where learning is the focus.

Campus Happenings

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RHS Tardy Policy 2022

0-4 No Penalty Warning

5-8 Saturday Detention (Failure to attend will result in ISS). Receiving ISS will negatively affect spring exemptions.

9 - 11 ISS 3 Days (Loss of exemptions) - Administrator parent phone conference

12 or more tardies may result in out of school suspension.


We completely understand there will always be an emergency and we will work with students when they arise.

Calling All Volunteers!

Want to volunteer in the library? The library is looking for a few parents interested in supporting the library program with various tasks. You may be assisting with:

  • checking books in/out
  • shelving books
  • creating book displays
  • preparing materials for monthly programs

Email Mrs. Walton at twalton@lcisd.org to let her know you are interested.

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Be A Champion

RHS will be working with Be A Champion to provide our Lions with a meal for after school events such as HB4545 tutorials, extra curriculars, students catching the bus, regular tutorials and much more. All meals provided to our Lions are FREE. After school meals will be picked up in the cafeteria starting a 3:40-5:25pm.
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Randle HS Game Day Parking

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Student Service Apps

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Grade Guidelines for 21-22

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AP Testing Information

Randle HS Testing AP Testing Information. If you have any questions please email Mrs. Black, elizabeth.black@lcisd.org

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Fall Tutorial Schedule 2021

If your student needs extra support in the classroom, please have your student visit their teacher during their tutorial times.
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Randle High School 2021/22 Bell Schedule

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Counselors and College and Career Information

Mrs. Black, elizabeth.black@lcisd.org - 9th grade Counselor


Mr. Yarber, willie.yarber@lcisd.org - College and Career Counselor


Mrs. White, chandra.white@lcisd.org - 10th grade Counselor