Announcements for Tuesday the 3rd
A REMINDER FOR ALL STUDENTS
As the weather gets warmer, please remember to be aware of our school dress code. Students should avoid the following types of clothing for school: shorts, dresses, or skirts that are shorter than fingertip length; backless or strapless tops; spaghetti strap tops; any clothing where undergarments are visible. All students are reminded that sun glasses, head coverings, sleepwear, including house shoes or slippers, are not allowed. Administration will make the final decision on whether an item is appropriate for school.
ORDER YOUR RIHS CHAMPIONSHIP T-SHIRTS NOW
It’s not too late to order the Rock Island ROCKS Official State Championship t-shirt. Shirts are $10 and available in sizes Youth Small, Youth Medium, and Adult Small through X Large. Size 2XL is $12.00 and 3XL is $13.00. Stop by the bookstore to pickup an order form and place your order by today. Payment is due at the time or ordering. Make checks payment to the RIHS Basketball Team.
SUMMER SCHOOL NEWS
Listen up Students! Your time is running out to sign up for summer school. Please check with your counselor to see if summer school is needed, then come to the main office to pay for the classes. Remember that cash only is accepted as payment.
On May 21st we are going to “dance the night away” and where do you ask…… at Rocky’s 2011 Prom! We are going to “boogie on down” and have a “great time” at the Milan Community Center. But you won’t get into the dance unless you have a ticket. So, you better buy one or two or three tickets so you won’t be left out in the cold. And you will receive a unique picture frame just for buying each ticket!! They will be sold in the bookstore before and after school and during lunch for only $12 per ticket.
POST PROM INFORMATION
Please make sure you have an After Prom Party contract when you pick up your Prom tickets. The After Prom Party is FREE to all students attending Prom and to all Jr. and Senior students not attending prom. Review the contract with your parent/guardian, have them sign it, and fill it out completely. If you are bringing a date – then EACH of you must fill out a separate contract with that requires parental information. All contracts returned to the Book Store by the end of the school day on May 16 will be entered into a special Early Bird drawing for a $100 Visa Gift Card. The drawing will be held at the After Prom event at Apr. 12:30 am. If you or your parent/guardian have any questions regarding the FREE After Prom event, please email or call Sue Pienta, email@example.com or 309-786-1364.
FREE PROM DRESSES
Attention ladies: The QC Prom Closet is now open before school and after school for any girl in need of a prom dress. Stop by the library to see the great selection of dresses available at no cost.
COUNSELING OFFICE NEWS
Seniors: The final exemption form is now available in the counseling office. If you were exempt from finals from the ACT/PSAE testing from first semester – you are again exempt this semester finals. You will have till May 20th to sign up. There will be no extension.
Seniors: It is now time to sign for your final transcript to be sent to your college after graduation. Please stop in the counseling office (room 1) to do this. If you do not, then your final transcript cannot be done. This will include all colleges, including Black Hawk College and the Military.
The following military will be in the foyer by the deans’ office this week. On Wednesday: the Marines; on Thursday: the Army.
Attention Student council members, please attend Friday’s meeting because we will vote on the 2012 Homecoming button. Also, we will seat our new officers.
Please check out the Pride Store display in front of the library. We have added new items just in time for Mother’s Day. Please see Mrs. Grafton in room 147 before or after school.
Lights On For Learning will continue to offer free tutoring and homework assistance to Rocky students on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays throughout the fourth quarter. See Mrs. Johnson in room 226 for an application.