Eric Cummings was inducted into the South Carolina Track & Cross Country Coaches Association Hall of Fame on Saturday during the Awards Ceremony (12:30pm) of the Bob Jenkins Coaches Classic at Sandhills Research Center in Columbia, SC. He is the youngest coach to be inducted into the Hall of Fame. He will be joining Willie Wooden, another Riverside Coach in the Hall.
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The world needs to know your inner artist! Choreograph a dance, produce a film, write a poem or story, compose a song, take a picture or create a piece of visual art and tell us your interpretation of the theme: “The world would be a better place if...” Print a PTA Reflections Entry Form today and return with your project to Mrs. Bianchi or Mrs. Bird, no later than October 22, 2014. Students with questions should contact Mrs. Sharree Sanders at Sheridangray@msn.com.
- Follow the link to print and review the information and forms for entry and rules. On the SCPTA site, please read the rules for your category located in Appendix E and submit your project along with a completed student entry form and consent form if applicable
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Warriors of the Month (September)
Congratulations to our September WARRIORS OF THE MONTH:
Maxine Blech, Matalie Boulos, Carington Cantarella, Taylor Earley, Aparajita Ganguli, Marianna Garica-Alonso, Olivia Gray, Kaylee Hagan, Griffin Kaitlyn, Madeline Reilly, Caroline Shanahan, and Alexandria Smith
This freshman were chosen by their classroom teachers for showing true Warrior Spirit in and out of the classroom! They were recognized with an luncheon in their honor and also given certificates.
Quintus F. Wrighten
Riverside High School’s new band director, Quintus F. Wrighten, Jr., is as passionate talking about the subject he teaches as he is instructing - more............
Fall 2014 National Practice Test Day
Kaplan, the University Center, and Greenville County Schools want to help you decide whether to take the SAT, ACT, or both to help you reach your college goals. With these FREE events, you'll be better informed about the tests and learn such things as:
- How are the SAT and ACT similar or different?
- How many colleges accept either test?
- Are SAT Subject Tests required if I take the ACT?
- With which test would I do better?
On Saturday, November 15, 9AM-1PM, Kaplan will host an SAT/ACT Combo Test. Join thousands of students nationwide to take two tests at once and use the results to compare your performance. This test will occur at the University Center of Greenville, in McAlister Square.
On Monday, November 24, 6PM-7:30PM, Kaplan will return to JL Mann's Media Center for the SAT vs. ACT Workshop. You and your parents will get to see the results of your Combo Test, learn the role of the tests in college admissions, and learn a few simple secrets to Test Day success!
"Sounds great. How do I sign up?"
Space is limited, so please enroll by calling 1-800-KAPTEST or visiting www.kaptest.com/hsevents. You may register for both events at once.
University Center Address: 225 S. Pleasantburg Dr., Greenville, SC 29607
JL Mann High School Address: 140 Fairforest Way, Greenville, SC 29607
College Application Day
Riverside High School will host a COLLEGE APPLICATION DAY on October 2 to assist our seniors with the college application process. The goal of College Application Day is to provide a forum for ALL our seniors to complete and file college applications. Admission Counselors from local Colleges and Universities will be on hand to assist and answer questions while our seniors complete their application in one of our computer labs.
Interested seniors wishing to participate in College Application Day should stop by and see Ms. Collins in the Counseling Office to sign up! Seniors will receive more information about the event once their register. Questions? Contact Ms. Collins at 355-7816 or email@example.com
RHS named among the top-ranked High Schools in SC and the nation
Riverside High is among the top-ranked high schools in South Carolina and the nation, according to the US News Best High Schools rankings. Riverside High ranks #6 in SC and #1,081 in the nation. The U.S. News rankings include data on more than 19,400 public high schools in 50 states and the District of Columbia. Schools were awarded gold, silver or bronze medals based on their performance on state assessments and how well they prepare students for college. To read more, click here
Alive at 25 Driving Program
Registration for the South Carolina Alive at 25 driving program is now open. Completion of this program is required in order to purchasing a parking pass for the 2013-2014 school year. No parking passes will be sold to students without a valid certificate of completion. If a student completed the Alive at 25 course last year, they do not have to retake the course but should bring their completed certificate to orientation.