About RHS

Our Vision:
Our vision is to become a community of students, faculty, and staff which values learning, caring, and
creativity.

Our Commitment:
Our commitment to learning means that we aspire to:

  • create an environment where students want to learn and are able to grow.
  • develop a range of programs and activities to serve all students.
  • make students ready, academically and socially, to meet their futures.
  • challenge students to learn thoughtfully and to solve problems skillfully.

Our commitment to caring means that we aspire to:

  • base our decisions on the best interests of the school community.
  • lead students to relate to, communicate with, and be tolerant of one another.
  • foster senses of responsibility and accountability within the community.
  • encourage students to develop their moral and spiritual values.

Our commitment to creativity means that we aspire to:

  • appreciate and encourage diversity within the community.
  • seek out creative and novel approaches to problems.
  • employ a wide range of educational practices and techniques.
  • encourage students to be resourceful and self-reliant.

Our Beliefs:

  • All students can learn.
  • Learners possess multiple intelligences.
  • Participation in the learning community fosters social, civic, emotional, and intellectual growth.
  • Diverse instructional strategies and environments enhance learning.
  • Shared vision and shared experiences are the foundation of the school community.
  • The competing goals of excellence and equity produce energizing tension within the community.
  • Problems present opportunities for re-evaluation, growth, and change.
  • Teaching is an art, as well as a craft, and the teacher-student relationship is at its heart.

Our Pillars:

  • Intellectual Development
  • Life Skill Acquisition
  • Relationship Building
  • Character Growth

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1400 N. Mantua St.
Kent OH 44240
330-676-8700