Eye of the Tiger

RJUHSD hosts Military Academy Night

RJUHSD hosts Military Academy Night

JONATHAN VARLAMOV

October 3, 2018


Filed under Briefs, Media, News

Tonight is Military Academy Night. Representatives from five branches of the military will conduct a presentation and a question-and-answer session. A career center technician , Jacqueline Seider, believes Military Academy Night is very informative and great introduction into the field. “It...

Suicide awareness presentation required by new California law

Suicide awareness presentation required by new California law

DANIELLE BENNETT

October 2, 2018


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To close out Suicide Prevention Month, RJUHSD staff planned a suicide awareness presentation for students during their second period classes yesterday. The presentation consisted of a series of videos to provide people information on suicide, as well as mental health in general. In part, the prese...

Grand jury finds RHS “non-compliant” with emergency management regulations

Grand jury finds RHS “non-compliant” with emergency management regulations

CAM MEDRANO

September 21, 2018


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After a Placer County grand jury selected Roseville High School as one of three school sites within Placer County to evaluate emergency management, they found RHS non-compliant with 15 emergency management regulations formulated based on safety plans submitted to the jury. In their investigatio...

School start time bill may affect transportation and extra curriculars

School start time bill may affect transportation and extra curriculars

JULIE NGUYEN

September 17, 2018


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Proposed California State Senate Bill 328 would push school start times back later, and the bill currently depends only on Governor Jerry Brown for final jurisdiction. If he signs it, the bill will require all middle schools, high schools and charter schools to start no earlier 8:30 a.m. by July 1, 20...

Herrmann seeks to establish connections

Herrmann seeks to establish connections

NICOLE KHUDYAKOV

September 17, 2018


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New RJUHSD superintendent hire Denise Herrmann is beginning the school year with a sense of purpose. She plans to spend her first few months concentrating on introducing herself and gaining a deeper understanding of the district through both staff and students. “This first year, my goal is to learn abou...

Specialized staff positions difficult to fill

Specialized staff positions difficult to fill

DANIELLE BENNETT

September 17, 2018


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This year marks the first year photography will be a Career and Technical Education course, under the name Digital Photography. The district is currently working with new RHS photography teacher Steve Fischer to help him become CTE certified. This will be the third year RHS has taken a photography tea...

BRIEF: RHS plans to install more bike racks, alleviate crowding

BRIEF: RHS plans to install more bike racks, alleviate crowding

DANIELLE BENNETT

September 12, 2018


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Administration’s push to prevent students from locking their bikes to various areas on campus has met some challenges. Due to a limited number of bike racks, students have resorted to locking their bikes to fences and gates around campus. Junior Nathan Sangria believes that more bike racks, as well as ...

New superintendent establishes Student Advisory Committee

New superintendent establishes Student Advisory Committee

DANIELLE BENNETT

September 7, 2018


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RJUHSD plans to add a student advisory committee for the superintendent. New superintendent Denise Herrmann plans to implement the committee to add more student input to district proceedings. "You're the students we’re trying to serve, so I also need to hear from you and be able to communicate w...

Loss of bus drivers prompts route revisions

Loss of bus drivers prompts route revisions

CLAIRE TOWNSEND

September 7, 2018


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Bus routes are facing major changes due to a limited amount of bus drivers compared to last year. With five fewer bus drivers, buses have had to take on extra students. According to bus driver Jose Sanchez, in cases where buses reach their maximum capacity, extra buses will be sent out to get the ...

RJUHSD advances Wellness Center initiative

RJUHSD advances Wellness Center initiative

DANIELLE BENNETT

September 4, 2018


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District employees are working to establish the RHS Wellness Center. At the Wellness Center, located in Admin 2, students can seek emotional support and aid from specialized counselors. According to wellness and prevention coordinator, Christina Dobon-Claveau, the district began implementing wellness cent...

Credit recovery choices valued unevenly

Credit recovery choices valued unevenly

CLAIRE TOWNSEND

August 31, 2018


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When a student fails an English 9 or 10 class, they must choose between one of two options. Take credit recovery over the summer, or even after school in the fall; or re-enroll in those classes during the school year. English teacher Denise Weis urges students to complete credit recovery outside...

New photography teacher works to connect students

New photography teacher works to connect students

CAITLIN TRAN

August 31, 2018


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Roseville high school’s new staff Steve Fischer has made his first appearance as the photography teacher on campus. With his new role Fischer hopes to focus the program on building character and relationships. “I want them to value themselves and their work, and I want to let them know that...