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GALLERY: Fall break kicks off with Clash of the Classes rally

GALLERY: Fall break kicks off with Clash of the Classes rally

SINO OULAD DAOUD

November 17, 2017


Filed under Galleries, News, What's New

Students competed in the annual Clash of the Classes rally today following a week of spirit dress-up days. RHS followed a different rally schedule to hold the event during fourth period as a send-off to students and staff for Thanksgiving break....

RHS’ maintenance rating drops

RHS’ maintenance rating drops

CAM MEDRANO

November 14, 2017


Filed under News

As the School Accountability Report Card (SARC) for the 2016-17 school year prepares for its release, RHS will receive a “good” rating for campus maintenance and facility rather than the “exemplary” rating the school has received in past years. The new ratings come as a direct score from the...

District educators question continued textbook funding, consider alternative materials

District educators question continued textbook funding, consider alternative materials

NICK JOHNSON

November 14, 2017


Filed under News

Last school year, RJUHSD spent over $778,000 on various textbooks. They plan on spending over $798,000 this year as the science department begins adopting new curriculum and AP courses update their learning materials and exams. Legislation from 2004 passed in response to the Williams v. State of California...

RJUHSD plans to offer dual enrollment courses

RJUHSD plans to offer dual enrollment courses

DANIELLE BENNETT

November 14, 2017


Filed under News

RJUHSD began the process of offering college courses on campus by incentivizing a “dual enrollment” program at its schools. The district is looking to enter a partnership with Sierra College to begin offering community college curriculum and dual credit to students during school. The dual enrollment...

Accountibility system to aid school-to-family transparency

Accountibility system to aid school-to-family transparency

COOPER BADDLEY

November 14, 2017


Filed under News

The California Department of Education (CDE) unveiled a new accountability system this school year called the California School Dashboard. It is currently in a soft launch as it only provides information for certain categories as well as all the grades and information coming from last year’s numbers. The...

Google Drive problems impede classroom work

Google Drive problems impede classroom work

SINO OULAD DAOUD

November 7, 2017


Filed under Briefs, News

The school experienced a service outage that hindered the use of Google applications for students and staff since it began last Thursday. According to RJUHSD Director of Technology Services Tony Ham, the likely source of the problem shifted from Google to the district firewall. “It initially cropp...

Project Lead the Way class receives funding for new technology, equipment

Project Lead the Way class receives funding for new technology, equipment

ALEX SUBA

November 3, 2017


Filed under News

The Project Lead the Way Engineering class has been granted access to Career Technical Education (CTE) funding and will receive new technology equipment in the upcoming months. PLTW Engineering teacher John Fuller documented his course curriculum, teaching standards and the equipment already in use in ...

Seniors, parents utilize Cash for College night

Seniors, parents utilize Cash for College night

COOPER BADDLEY

November 3, 2017


Filed under Briefs, News

Last Wednesday Roseville High School hosted its annual Cash for College night. Students and their families were able to attend and receive assistance from counselors on filling out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and the Dream Act application.   Senior Ashland Aldrich...

GALLERY: Student government hosts BCAM Pink Out Rally during one-lunch

GALLERY: Student government hosts BCAM Pink Out Rally during one-lunch

STAFF REPORT

October 27, 2017


Filed under Galleries, News, What's New

Students gathered in the amphitheater today for RHS' annual Pink Out Rally in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Students and staff with first lunch followed the second lunch schedule in order to attend the rally after third period, though in years past student government held the rally bef...

RHS senior Scarlett Frazee commits to joining the Marine Corps

RHS senior Scarlett Frazee commits to joining the Marine Corps

STAFF REPORT

October 25, 2017


Filed under News, What's New

Senior Scarlett Frazee committed to a date for marine corpse boot camp last Monday. Frazee is excited to achieve what she considers "the greatest title one can earn, a u.s. marine" "I have a long history of a family in the military. My dad, served in the army for 28 years. I just really feel as if...

New photography and art teachers come to RHS

New photography and art teachers come to RHS

STAFF REPORT

October 25, 2017


Filed under Briefs, News

RHS hired two new teachers to fill empty positions in the art and photo departments. Denise Sanchez-Scaglione is teaching art 1 and Allison Lawson is teaching photography 1. The photo and art departments have a set teaching staff for the rest of the year now.