ROCKLAND HIGH SCHOOL WEEKLY UPDATE
June 16, 2023
The Principal's Corner
We will see you all on Wednesday, August 30th, for the first day of school :)
End of Year Grades
As a reminder, teachers are off for the summer starting this Friday, June 16th. Guidance counselors are available Tuesday next week and can assist students and families in registering for summer school. Information on summer school is enclosed within this weekly update.
Below is the link to the Aspen Student & Family Portal.
Summer School will be offered virtually this year through Edgenuity. Students will not need to come to the school building to complete summer school courses.
Courses will begin on Monday, June 26th and the course completion deadline will be Tuesday, August 8th.
Students MUST have a final average of 50 in a course to be eligible for summer school.
Cost per course: $100.00 per course; $50.00/per course for students who receive free/reduced lunch.
Should a student fail a course for the year, the Guidance counselor will reach out to the student/family once they have final grades (beginning on June 20th) to discuss options.
Below is the summer school registration form.
RHS Summer School Information & Registration Forms 2023
Rockland High School Summer School 2023 Rockland High School Summer School courses will be offered virtually through Edgenuity. Edgenuity provides standards-based, online curriculum that allows for completing coursework where and when it fits into students schedules this summer. Course D...
District Calendar 2023-2024
Summer Reading & Homework
Summer Reading 2023
Students are encouraged to participate in summer reading prior to the start of the 2023-2024 school year. Selected titles, listed below, are available digitally via Sora. All students have access to Sora; if you need help logging into your account, please review these log in instructions. Rockland Memorial Library will have these titles available in print.
Students who participate are asked to read one of these titles, assume the role of their favorite character, and complete these Google Slides. Please make a copy of these slides to edit. The slides mimics a popular social media platform and should be edited to include the following components:
Profile Quote taken from the book that reflects your character’s identity
Five (5) posts that your character would post that include:
Images reflecting an important scene in the book
Images reflecting your character’s personality
Hashtags explaining the images
Responses from other character to your characters posts
Students will use Canva to design their images and finish the assignment on the linked Google Slides. Completed assignments should be emailed to email@example.com by September 15th.
All students who complete the summer reading assignment are invited to participate in a Library Takeover! Students will be called down September 28th during Dog Block to participate in a book chat and see their posts on display! We will discuss and critique the titles.
The Agathas by Kathleen Glasgow
The Honeys by Ryan La Sala
Queen of the Tiles by Hanna Alfak
Hollow Fires by Samira Ahmed
Elsewhere by Gabrielle Zevin
Summer Reading 2023
Summer Reading 2023 Students are encouraged to participate in summer reading prior to the start of the 2023-2024 school year. Selected titles, listed below, are available digitally via Sora. All students have access to Sora; if you need help logging into your account, please review these log in ...
Art Students Learn About Silk Screening
SPRING SEASON CONCLUDES
Summer Athletic Information
The RHS Fitness Center is open this summer, free of charge, to our students.
Dates: July 6th - August 10th (Tuesdays-Thursdays)
Hours: 8AM - 11 AM
If you have any questions, please contact Athletic Director Dan Kimball.