Thursday, January 29, 2015

Rock Island High School

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RIHS Jan 29 Announcements

PBIS Recognitions:  Each week we will be recognizing students that are making positive contributions to the school and demonstrating respectful behavior.  Every week several students will be chosen as our Respectful Rocks.  One student will receive the privilege of parking in the Student Award Winner parking space in Circle Drive.  The other students will receive a coupon for a free big cookie.  Our first week’s parking space winner is Allison VanSeveren.  Ms. Thompson says, “Allison is a conscientious student who is prepared for class everyday (by being on time and dressed for class) and participates at 100% no matter what activity we are doing.  She is a pleasure to have in class each day knowing she is ready to work.”  The winners of a free big cookie are:  Anissa Campbell,... 


RIHS Jan 28 Announcements

Quarry Crazies t-shirts will be sold after school today, Thursday and Friday by the girl’s gym.   The cost is $10.      COACHES VS. CANCER FUNDRAISER FOR CONAN This week is the annual Coaches vs. Cancer program promoted by the National Association of Basketball Coaches. We have started a fundraiser with the proceeds going directly to support the family of former Rock Island coach Conan Dalton.  Conan was a part of the basketball program for the past 3 years. We are selling raffle tickets for a Giant Revel 2 mountain bike used during training camp and autographed by Chicago Bear Lance Briggs.  Tickets will be sold for $10 each at the game Friday night in the main ticket lobby.  They will also be sold by members of the Rock Island Basketball Program and at Sports Depot this week and... 


RIHS Jan 27 Announcements

COACHES VS. CANCER FUNDRAISER FOR CONAN This week is the annual Coaches vs. Cancer program promoted by the National Association of Basketball Coaches, and the coaches for Rock Island and Moline wore tennis shoes for the game as part of the Suits & Sneakers promotion for this program.  In addition, we are starting a fundraiser with the proceeds going directly to support the family of former Rock Island coach Conan Dalton.  Conan was a part of the basketball program for the past 3 years.  We will be selling raffle tickets for a Giant Revel 2 mountain bike used during training camp and autographed by Chicago Bear Lance Briggs.  Tickets will be sold for $10 each at the game Friday night in the main ticket lobby.  They will also be sold by members of the Rock Island Basketball Program and... 


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RIHS Parent Teacher Conferences February 12th and 13th

RIHS Parent Teacher Conferences will be held Thursday, February 12 from 5:00 p.m. – 8 p.m. and Friday, February 13 from 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.  Read More →


RIHS Proposed 2015-2016 Schedule

A new schedule is being proposed at Rock Island High School for the 2015-2016 school year. The beginning of the school day would start at 8:00 a.m. and the Enrichment Period would be moved to a slot between 2nd and 3rd period. The extra session between 2nd and 3rd periods would also be used for Rock Time for those not needing the Enrichment Period. The proposed schedule needs to be approved by the Board of Education. Parents and students with questions can call 309-793-5950 during school day hours. Proposed 2015-2016 Schedule: 1st – 8:00 – 8:50 (50) 2nd – 8:54 – 9:44 (50) RTI / RT – 9:48 – 10:23 (35) RTI / RT 3rd/4th A – 10:27 – 10:52 (25) Lunch 3rd/4th B – 10:56-11:21 (25) 3rd/4th C – 11:25 – 11:50 (25) Lunch 3rd/4th D – 11:54 – 12:19 (25) 3rd/4th... 


Principal’s Notes: 2nd Quarter 2014

FROM THE PRINCIPAL’S DESK DECEMBER 2014 As I write this article, it is difficult to believe that first semester is nearly completed and we are immersed into the winter season of events here at Rock Island High School. At this point, our students are deeply involved in school work and participating in a variety of co-curricular activities, and many of our parents continue working countless hours to support our programs. It is greatly appreciated by all of us at RIHS. I also want to thank everyone who attended parent-teacher conferences in October. We had a wonderful turnout and appreciate your interest in your student’s education. Our next conference date is Thursday, February 12, 2015, from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm and Friday, February 13, 2015 from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm. As we continue to explore... 


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