Eye of the Tiger

Local scholarship deadline this Friday

Local scholarship deadline this Friday

JOSHUA JONES-TRAMMELL

February 21, 2020

The College and Career Center has only received four scholarship applications; all four were from the same student. At this time last year, the Career Center had received over 500 scholarship applications.  College and Career Technician Jacquie Seider recommends that the Class of 2020 takes advantage of ...

BRIEF: Students donate at Blood Drive

Blood Drive trucks lined up on Campo Street.

LOGAN BRALEY

February 18, 2020

The RHS student government held its biannual blood drive as a way to give back. Over 80 members of the RHS community gave blood of the 120 that signed up. “We like to hold the blood drive every year just so we can give back to our community and help save lives that we don’t even know we could...

First look: Placer Valley Event Center Grand Opening

First look: Placer Valley Event Center Grand Opening

DANIELLE BENNETT

February 14, 2020

This year, Roseville High School's graduation will move to the Placer Valley Event Center, along with the four other comprehensive sites in RJUHSD. Here's a first look at the new venue, which will host community events, including athletic tournaments, Renaissance fairs, concerts and more. Students will...

Ethnic studies joins course catalogue

Ethnic studies joins course catalogue

NOLAN WARE

February 11, 2020

Roseville High will introduce a new Ethnic Studies course to its course catalogue next year. The course will teach students about culture and traditions by combining a traditional class environment with guest speakers from the community and interactive projects like podcasts.   According to future ethnic studies teacher ...

Scholarship Book opens in College and Career Center

Scholarship Book opens in College and Career Center

JOSHUA JONES-TRAMMELL

February 7, 2020

The RHS College and Career Center has opened its annual Local Scholarship Book for seniors to tackle the cost of applying for college - located in the College and Career Center and on the RHS website. The program helps seniors with identifying scholarships of their preference, including athletic, academic, ...

PARKING LIMITS

Pictured, students exit the Senior Lot after school last Thursday. Senior Lot is one of two designated parking lots for students and typically fills up 25 minutes before the start of school.

AMELIA SHAFFER

February 4, 2020

Roseville High School was first established in 1912 and the city grew and developed around the school. The campus was not initially built to host the size of the current student and staff population. As the school grew in both population and physical size, land limitations left students and staff with...

School sustainability

Students walk to their second period at Oakmont High School. Administrators project a loss of about 800 students and 15 teachers over the next three years. New attendance boundaries are scheduled to go into effect by the 2022-23 school year in hopes of balancing enrollment throughout RJUHSD.

CAM MEDRANO

February 3, 2020

This article is the second part of a two-part series centered on the effect of declining student enrollment at Oakmont. Click here for the first article, published December 17. (‘Redrawing the lines,’ C. Medrano)   Michelle Mahoney graduated from Oakmont High School in 1995. But when Ma...

District expands permitted graduation attire

Students at last year’s graduation. Changes in guidelines for graduation attire this year will allow students in club and elective programs to wear pre-approved memorabilia.

BRAYDEN LARSON

February 3, 2020

Starting this year, students in club and elective programs will be able to wear pre-approved memorabilia, such as pins, to represent their time in their school organization at graduation. Previously, students could only wear adornments for academic programs. New guidelines for graduation attire passed...

Course registration, four year plans shift online

Counselor Jason Bradley explains the new course registration process to a class of freshmen.

NATHAN HANDLING

February 3, 2020

The Roseville High School course registration process will include an online element as of this year that will allow students to update their four-year plan year-round. The four-year plan provides the data needed to predict the amount of sections each class receives and provides insight into future c...

BRIEF: RHS holds High School on the Hill Night

BRIEF: RHS holds High School on the Hill Night

KYLE JOHNSON

January 31, 2020

Middle school students came to Roseville High last night for High School on the Hill Night. During High School on the Hill Night, RHS students gave the incoming class a taste of what high school can offer. For many middle school students, high school will be the first time they have expansive access...

Guidelines expanding graduation attire up for approval

Pictured, RHS students and families attend last year's graduation ceremony. Starting this year, all students attending a comprehensive site in RJUHSD will graduate at the Placer Valley Event Center. The board approved the change in a 3-2 vote.

STAFF REPORT

January 28, 2020

Last night, the RJUHSD board voted to approve new guidelines expanding what students are allowed to wear at graduation. The guidelines allow individual site administration to approve regalia for students in clubs and elective programs and follow the state-wide mandates to allow religious and culture.

BRIEF: Guitar classes continue to adjust to construction

BRIEF: Guitar classes continue to adjust to construction

BRODIE BUCHER

January 24, 2020

Due to the construction and relocation in the portables, the advanced guitar class moved into the band room and the stage in the cafeteria. Now, advanced guitar teacher Michael Austin is taking steps to make the new location feel like home.  “There is a whole class of guitar students that haven't been ...