Weekly Announcements 10/17

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Announcements for the Week of Oct. 17, 2016

 

Eagle Volleyball

Tuesday (10-18) at RHS vs. Pearce

JV/Fr A 5:30, Varsity/Fr B 6:30

*Senior Night (Tailgate at 4:30!!!)

 

Students: If you purchased a picture package from Lifetouch, and you didn’t receive your pictures from your social studies teacher, please check in B103.

Picture retakes for the underclassmen will be on Friday, October 21 from 8:00-1:30 in the foyer by the library.

The 6 Scholarship Programs below are currently accepting applications between Oct. 11, 2016 and December 31, 2016. Please read the application instructions on the website thoroughly before applying.

1. NRA Scholarship – December 31, 2016 (4 Awards – $1,000)
http://scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_nra_scholarship_9009.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201610&utm_content=facc098a6b0b8d4be5fe12f5fc80644e

2. Andrew Flushe Scholarship – November 30, 2016 (2 Awards – $500)
http://scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_andrew_flushe_scholarship_9010.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201610&utm_content=facc098a6b0b8d4be5fe12f5fc80644e

3. Caption Scholarship – November 30, 2016 (1 Award – $500)
http://scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_caption_scholarship_8967.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201610&utm_content=facc098a6b0b8d4be5fe12f5fc80644e

4. Zumper Apartments Scholarship – November 15, 2016 (2 Awards – $1,000)
http://scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_zumper_apartments_scholarship_9008.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201610&utm_content=facc098a6b0b8d4be5fe12f5fc80644e

5. SP Scholarship – October 31, 2016 (10 Awards – $10,000)
http://scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_sp_scholarships_8953.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201610&utm_content=facc098a6b0b8d4be5fe12f5fc80644e

6. VIP Scholarship – October 31, 2016 (1 Award – $5,000)
http://scholarshipguidance.com/scholarship_vip_scholarship_9000.php?&utm_source=newsletter01&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=201610&utm_content=facc098a6b0b8d4be5fe12f5fc80644e

 

PTA Reflections 2016-2017 What Is Your Story

Entries Due: October 20, 2016 no later than 1:30pm in the Richardson High School Library. Students may begin turning in entries early but no late entries will be accepted.

Official student entry forms are available at the library. Any student under the age of 18 must have a parent or legal guardians’ signature on the entry form. All entries must have an artist statement and must be the creative product of one student only. Entries will be judged on how well the student uses his or her artistic vision to portray the theme, originality and creativity.

Entrants accepted in the following categories; Visual Arts, Film Production, Photography, Musical Composition, Literature, and Dance Choreography. Please check with your teachers and library for specific entry guidelines.

 

Starting on the week of October 20th and running for two weekends, the theatre department presents BY THE BOG OF CATS, a play about a husband’s betrayal and the wife’s bloody revenge, set in Ireland. Tickets can be purchased at the door, and exact show dates can be found throughout the building on our super cool show posters!

EAGLE TENNIS: Our Eagles beat Berkner 10-2 in the semifinal round. They faced off to a very determined Lake Highlands team in the finals. Eagles held strong and played tough. After doubles, Richardson was behind in match count 3-4. Eagles took it to the court in singles and made a statement showing that we weren’t out of this yet. On the boys side, they swept every singles match, taking it to 9-4, with only one match to win it all. At the 4 singles girls and up in a set at 3 and 4 singles girls spot, Eagles were able to take the 10th win and winning the tournament, advancing us to the area tournament as the runner up District champs.

The Art Department would like to congratulate the following students for having their artwork selected for the 2017 Dallas is Diversity Calendar

Cover – Sofia Conde

February – Joy Ogunlana

May – Evan Balster

June – Malachi Blake

Back Cover – Amaris Carter

Pictures will be posted on Dallas Cup website next week and also on the Dallas Cup facebook.

As of this writing the 5 scholarship winners have NOT been selected. Thank you to all students who submitted entries!

Monday Oct 17 & Tuesday Oct 18

 

The PSAT and ACT testing will be on Wednesday. All 10th graders and 11th graders will be testing on Wednesday. Freshman who registered for the PSAT will also be testing.

All students testing are required to have a school ID. If you do not have one, you must go to the Library today or tomorrow to get one. You will not be allowed into the testing room without an ID.

You must also bring with you two #2 pencils and a calculator. Calculators will NOT be provided. Room assignments will be posted on Tuesday after school outside the café. Please see Mrs. Heagney in A207 if you have any questions