Attention all Swimmers and Divers-Team swim suits will be on sale today at 3:00 down by the pool. See you then!
The wearing of the red ribbon was established in honor of Special DEA Agent Enrique (KIKI)
Camerena. Officer Camarena lost his life fighting drug traffickers in California in 1985. During Red Ribbon Week, the Red Ribbon is worn in honor of the sacrifices made by Officer Camerena and other Americans. It is worn to celebrate drug free lifestyles and to support “no use of illegal drugs and no illegal use of legal drugs”. The majority of teens and adults DO NOT abuse drugs, and choose to live healthy lifestyles and that’s something to celebrate! Stop by the RED RIBBON INFORMATION TABLE today during your lunch period and get your red ribbon!
Reminder: the next session of Driver Education will begin on Tuesday, November 1st. You must be 15 years, 5 months old to take the class. Forms are available in the Career Ed and Activities Office.
The Kent community has been fortunate, through the Ben Curtis Family Foundation, to have food bags donated and available through our guidance office. Please feel free to stop in Guidance Office today and pick one up!
Hey Seniors! It’s not too late to reserve your spot on the senior trip to New York City. We have decided to extend the date for your first deposit. You now have until November 2nd to pay your initial deposit and turn in your forms.
Ready, set, glow! The Class of 2017 presents the Inaugural “Bright Nights for Ciy Lights” 3K run and 1K walk fundraiser. The event will be held November 11th at the stadium. Registration is under way! Stop by the Activities Office today for a form. Register by November 4th to ensure your race t-shirt.
Still want to order a Pink Out T-Shirt or need to pick one up that you ordered? The Football Parent Boosters will be here
Wednesday, October 26th during all lunch periods (10:20 a.m. – 12:39 p.m.) to take last minute orders, sell left over Tshirts & deliver shirts people didn’t pick up.
Across the Nation October 23-31st is designated RED RIBBON WEEK! This is a time to celebrate drug free lifestyles and to bring awareness to the danger that drug use and abuse. Tomorrow during the three lunch periods there will be a RED RIBBON Information Table where you can talk to a Prevention Specialist from Townhall II, and Roosevelt’s Student Assistance Program Coordinator, Mrs. Peoples Dukes. Everyone is encouraged to stop by, ask questions, and pick up some information. You can also pick up a Red Ribbon to show your support of drug free lifestyles. You can also add a memorial black ribbon to your Red Ribbon in memory of someone who lost their life due to drugs or alcohol. See you tomorrow, October 25th during lunch!
Congratulations to the Girls Golf Team for their 7th place finish at the State Tournament. Kory Nielsen earned 1st Team All-State honors by shooting 73 and finishing in 4th place. Hannah Thomas shot 83, Grace Thompson 86 and Lauren Garner and Chloe Wise shot 91. Great season ladies!!!
There will be girls basketball open gym tonight at 7:00. Tryouts for freshman, JV, and Varsity begin Friday after school from 3-5.
Saddle up, Leadership Retreat delegates! The retreat is coming up quickly and we wanted to remind you that THURSDAY, October 27 is the MANDATORY Pre-retreat Meeting. Very important information will be shared regarding what to bring, what to expect, and how to prepare for your Wild West adventure. It will begin promptly at 2:45 p.m. in the back of the auditorium. Questions? See Mrs. Jurging.
Anyone interested in Wrestling this year, meet Coach Murphy in the Wrestling Room after school on Tuesday, Oct. 25. Open mats will be from 2:45-4:00 on Tuesday and Thursday.
Hey RHS!!! Buy your pre-sale football tickets for tomorrow night’s last home game vs Copley and Script Kent. Student tickets are $4.00 and adults are $6.00. Pre-sale tickets will be available in the Athletic Office Friday during lunch and right after school only.
Thursday, Oct. 20th is the last day to pick up pre-ordered pink out shirts during your lunch period. Extra shirts are available for $6.00.
Hey Riders! Friday is Pink Out Friday for Breast Cancer Awareness Day! Make sure to wear your pink Rough Rider Football shirt or your own pink shirt to school and to the Football game! Let’s “Pink Out” the halls of Roosevelt tomorrow and the stadium Friday night at our last home game! Go Kent!