• Community Meeting Notes- November 16th, 2022

    Posted by Grace Thompson on 11/16/2022

    1. Library- Mrs. Hansen- Today is the last day to submit a book request to receive a library book that's been specially selected just for you. You will receive your books before leaving on Friday along with some bookish items for you to keep.


    Please return any library books, class novels, and textbooks that you are done with before heading off for Fall Break! Keep math books that you will need again next trimester, but please return everything else ASAP.

    2. Athletics- Mr. Duman- Congratulations to our October Student Athletes of the Month: Adeline C. & Henry B.!

    Congratulations to our All League/District winners:

    Honorable Mention

    Lily Z. , Taylor H., Hannah M., Leo N., Evan F., Olivia S., and Thais d.S.C.


    2nd Team

    Cosette M.


    1st Team

    Anders N., Sarp E., Walter D., Abby Z. and Caitlin M.

    3. GSA- Saph L.- GSA is going to be hosting a movie night after school on November 30th in Mr. Thompson's room. GSAs from other nearby schools will be invited to join as we play some games, hang out, and watch Studio Ghibli's The Cat Returns. If you are interested in going, you can find our contact information on the posters in the halls.


    4. Maverick Club- Helen M.- 1) SOPHOMORE CLASS: celebrate your spirit week participation victory with a cookie party during lunch, on the sidewalk right outside the gym lobby. There will be a selection of Crumbl Cookies plus a gluten-free option. ONLY for sophomores.


    2) De-stressing treats will be available Thursday and Friday for finals in the main lobby. On Thursday morning, enjoy some “MAVERICK MUFFINS” to start your day, and pop by the rest of the time on Thursday and Friday for healthy snacks and drinks. Pick up some treats for a friend along with an encouraging message, too.  Thank you to the Maverick Club and Baylor B. for this!


    3) SPIKEBALL TOURNAMENT!  Watch for information and sign-ups about a lunchtime Spikeball Tournament after Fall Break. We need a few more spikeball sets, so please contact Audrey B. or Helen M. if you have one that can be used for a few days.  Thank you!


    4) MOD PIZZA fundraiser on Sunday, December 4. If you order in person or online at the MOD Pizza location on Kruse Way, MOD will donate 20% of sales to the Riverdale Booster Club, which helps support the athletics program by funding uniforms, senior night celebrations, team equipment and supplies, all-league plaques and more. Order code is MODF15331


    5. USSR- Henry B.- We’re back in the USSR (Union of Seasonal Student Runners). We meet to run after school Monday through Friday…Fridays are “frisbee Fridays” (we will play Ultimate Frisbee!).


    6. Ski Team- Grant A.- Look for posters around the building or email me for information about ski team! We train with students from Central Catholic and Ida B. Wells- it’s a great way to meet people from other schools. It’s fun & relaxed- no prior knowledge of skiing is necessary to join!

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  • Community Meeting Notes- November 9th, 2022

    Posted by Grace Thompson on 11/9/2022

    1. Environmental Club- Hayden S. & Adeline C.- We will be presenting Gravity Water's impact report slideshow to show the impact of everyone's donations. 

    2. Choir Concert- Scotty W., Evan F. & Jack C.- There is a choir concert on Wednesday, November 16th at 7pm in the Maverick Room. Admission is free!

    3. Art Studio Open at Lunch- Mr. Orton- The Art Studio will open at lunch for the rest of the trimester. 

    4. The Library- Mrs. Hansen- Who needs a book to read during the fall break? You do!

    Not sure what to read? Let Mrs. Hansen pick. Fill out the form at bit.ly/surprisebook to have Mrs. Hansen hand pick a book just for you. You will receive your bespoke library book along with some other surprises during Finals on Friday.

    5. Swim Team- Coach Gibson- Join the RHS Swim Team before Nov. 13! We're excited to have a phenomenal season this year. Reach out with any questions.

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  • Community Meeting Notes- November 2nd, 2022

    Posted by Grace Thompson on 11/2/2022

    1. MUN- Hansen/Liam M.- There is a fun MUN event coming up on November 16th. Come to the library at lunch today to learn more. This is before the beginning of 2nd trimester and a great way to try out MUN with no research or prep involved.

    2. Girls Soccer- Playoff game is today at 1pm! You can still buy tickets and ride the bus over to L&C at 12:40pm!

    3. Equity & Identity Class- Mr. Thompson- Equity and Identity class will be meeting during the second trimester.  We would love to have more folks join the class.  Please talk with Mr. Thompson, Supriya or Hudson if you have any questions about the course and see Ms. Trepka to see if it can fit in your schedule for next trimester.

    4. MCSU- Supriya R.- Meeting this Friday during lunch in Mr. Thompson’s room. We will be working on posters and other upcoming events.

    5. Outdoor Club- Andrew L.- Meeting tomorrow in the health room (124) about the future and other bike trips.

    6. Winter Sports- Mr. Duman- Registration is now open for winter sports: basketball & swimming.

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