WELCOME TO RIVERSIDE JR/SR HIGH SCHOOL--HOME OF THE PIRATES!

December 2013 - Sound waves
Dec 2013 - V Fball 2
Dec 2013 - V Fball 1
Dec 2013 - State Soccer 2
Dec 2013 - State Soccer 1
Dec 2013 - SOC Spirit Tunnel 4
Dec 2013 - SOC Spirit Tunnel 3
Dec 2013 - SOC Spirit Tunnel 2
Dec 2013 - SOC Spirit Tunnel 1
Dec 2013 - Senior Xmas 2
Dec 2013 - Senior Xmas 1
Dec 2013 - Girls Soccer 2
Dec 2013 - Girls Soccer 1
Dec 2013 - Gen Day
Dec 2013 - Court
Dec 2013 - Color Day
Dec 2013 - Blast 2
Dec 2013 - Blast 1
Dec 2013 - Band Photo 2
Dec 2013 - Band Photo 1

Announcements

Meetings

9/16 - 3:00pm - There will be a brief drama meeting immediately after school Tuesday, 9/16. We will discuss what show we would like to put on, who will be involved and how, contact information, and schedules. Please attend if you would like your voice to be heard! Bring information about your sports practice schedules and other activities outside of school. If you cannot make it to the meeting, please see Ms. Stensland in room 107 by the end of the week to share your availability. If you have not signed up for drama club yet, but would like to participate, it’s not too late…just stop in and let me know! Mrs. Stensland

9/17 - 7:00am -All ASB class officer meeting in room 106

 

CONGRATULATIONS!

Congratulations to our Varsity Volleyball team. They took 2nd Place in the Joseph  Tournament. Way to go Pirates!!

Sports

   Monday, September 15th

  • HS- JV Football ~ 5:00pm @ RHS vs. Irrigon 

Tuesday, September 16th

  • Boys Soccer ~ 4:00pm @ Lamb Weston Field, Boardman vs. Portland Adventist Dismiss - 2:30pm/ Leave - 2:45pm
  • Jr Hi - Volleyball ~4:00pm @  RHS vs. Central Middle
  • HS- JV Volleyball ~ 4:15pm @ Mac Hi ~ Dismiss -1:00pm/ Leave - 1:15pm
  • HS - Varsity Volleyball ~ 5:15pm @ Mac Hi ~Dismiss - 1:00pm /Leave - 1:15pm 

Friday, September 19th

  • HS- Varsity Volleyball ~ 11:00am @ Baker ~ Leave - 7:00am
  • Varsity Girls Soccer ~ 1:00pm @ Baker ~ Leave- 8:45am
  • Jr Hi - Football ~ 4:00pm @ Irrigon ~ Leave - 2:30pm
  • Jr Hi - Volleyball ~ 4:00pm @ Irrigon ~ Leave - 2:30pm
  • HS - Varsity Football ~ 7:00pm @ Knappa ~ Leave - 12:00pm 

Saturday, September 20th

  • HS Varsity Volleyball Tournament ~ 9:20am @ Griswold ~ Leave- 7:15am
  • Boys Soccer ~ 1:00pm @ Culver ~ Leave - 8:00am

 

 

Guitar Club Starts Wednesday Sept. 17th.

Guitar Club is starting this Wednesday!  Open to both experienced guitarists and to students interested in learning how to play the guitar.  Meetings will be held in the auditorium on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of every month from 3-4pm.  Bring your own guitar or borrow one of the school’s.  See Ms. Fuller with questions.  Free Bird!

Pirate Pursuits Mentoring Progam

 “We are looking for volunteers for our new “Pirate Pursuits” mentoring program at Riverside High School.  The goal of the program is to provide support and assistance to students in their pursuit of post-high school education or training (college, trade school, apprenticeship, etc.).  Volunteers will provide one-on-one mentoring to students as they plan for what lies ahead after high school graduation.  This will include career exploration, college or training options available, the application process, scholarships, and financial aid (FAFSA).  Training will be provided for volunteers”.

 Please contact Mr. Hammond or Mr. Royer for additional information:Brandon.hammond@morrow.k12.or.us  Mike.royer@morrow.k12.or.us         Thank you for your support!

Calling All Alumni

Riverside Jr/Sr High School is searching for alumni that have graduated from college or a trade school.  We are creating an “Academic Wall of Fame” for our students.  Information to be included: Riverside graduation year, photo, college/trade school attended w/ graduation year, professional career.  The school is also interested in military information; Riverside graduation year, photo, branch of service, time served.

Please submit your information and any questions to Brandon Hammond:

Thank you for your support.

Scholarship Opportunity for Class of 2015

Are you an Oregon public high school student who has succeeded academically despite hardships such as poverty, disability, homelessness, or personal tragedy? Do you plan to continue your education by enrolling in a two or four-year college program in 2015? Apply for our Beat the Odds Scholarship! 

 

In November, Stand for Children will award three $10,000 college scholarships to outstanding students who have “Beat the Odds.” The scholarship is $2,500 per year, renewable for up to four years provided the recipient maintains a 3.0 GPA or better, completes 12 or more credits each term, and funding is available.”

 

Criteria for the Scholarship

Scholarship applicants must demonstrate that he/she:

• Is a student enrolled in a public high school in Oregon, who will graduate in 2015.

• Has maintained at least a 3.0 grade point average showing marked effort, improvement, or success.

• Has succeeded in spite of hardships such as poverty, disability, homelessness, or personal tragedy.

• Has volunteered or participated in activities that are helpful to others.

• Has a demonstrated financial need.

Student Tutors Needed

 

We need high school students that would be willing to work as tutors with our new Spanish speaking students – if you are interested please see Mrs. Shimer

Community Service Opportunity ~ Updated

Opportunity to earn community service hours for graduation. Help is needed with translation on  Sunday, 10/12 for 2-3 hours. Please contact Mrs. Gustafson for information and to sign up.

Student Forms ~ Due dates

 New Requirement for All students in Extra Curricular Activities- Sports, Clubs, etc.

Starting Monday, September 8th all students will need to have the Extra Curricular Student Code of Conduct signed by Student and Parent turned in to the office. Without this form student can not participate.

 

Student Handbook – Due to your Advisor on October 7, 2014 during Advisory Class

This 2 sided page needs to be completed and signed by Student and Parent

Pg. 41 Acknowledgment of Student Code of Conduct/ Parent Involvement

Pg. 42 Parent/Student/Teacher Compact page

 

2013-14 Year Books

Yearbooks from last school year - 2013-14 Are in! If you bought one, it will be waiting for you. If you did not purchase one yet, you still can. Please see Mrs. Kuchenbecker.

Jr High Students~ Cheerleading

Jr High Students interested in Cheerleading during Boys Basketball season, please sign up at the Main Office.

RIVERSIDE JR/SR HIGH SCHOOL MISSION STATEMENT

Riverside Jr/Sr High School will provide for every student the pursuit of life-long success earned through educational excellence.