The RCHS Stripe of the Month for January was Positive Attitude. The students at RCHS will display a POSITIVE ATTITUDE in and out of the classroom, and on and off the field, court, pitch, diamond, etc. A shout out to First National Bank for sponsoring our STRIPES shirts. (left to right) Front Row: Cianna Wright, Jack Williams, Reese Lathrop, Cali Wingert, Tea Cline, Summer Downen, Selena Fuentes, Braylee Doan, Miles Coats, Andrew Smith Middle: Maggie Higgason, Bailey Snyder, Carly Houchin, Trinity Hoskins, Karlee Piercefield, Briley Kocher, Alyssa Michels, Olyvia Waltz, Cheyenne Hubbell, Dakota Anderson-Krome, Cade Erwin Back Row: Ethan Zuber, Aiden Gomez, Evan Irvin, Cameron White, Giuseppe Trupiano, Owen Kocher, James Daniel, Jashun McKinley, Larissa Spitz, Alex Nealis, Tristan Mitchell, Aidan McDowell, Evelyn Bogard, Rylan Hancock Not pictured: Darby Bissey, Chloe Armstrong, Ben Spitzner, Athena Spieth, and Claire Vaal
2 days ago, Richland County High School
Stripes Recipients
Bowling for the Kids 2023 is needing bowlers on Saturday, February 25th and Sunday, February 26th. Five-member teams needed to support the Mentor Richland County program. See the flyer provided or the Mentor Richland County Facebook page.
2 days ago, Richland County High School
Bowling for Kids Sake flyer
🔌GET PLUGGED IN 🔌 See below for the RCHS Weekly bulletin for January 30-February 5, 2023. Check out Schoology for mid-week updates.
2 days ago, Richland County High School
JANUARY 30-FEBRUARY 5, 2023 https://rchs.rccu1.net/ 618-393-2191  One School, One Mission, One Tiger Nation  Earn Your S.T.R.I.P.E.S. EXCELLENCE We will strive for Excellence in everything we do. We will push ourselves, our classmates, and our teammates to be the best that we can be. We will not be afraid of failure. In this way, WE will achieve more together. Upcoming Activities & Events TACO NIGHT by the VFW Auxiliary & RCHS Vat Club on FRI 2/3 @5:30-7:30 RCMS/RCHS CHOIR CONCERT SUN 2/5 @ 2-5pm FBLA WEEK 2/6-2/20 EARLY DISMISSAL THUR 2/16 @ 12p NO SCHOOL on FRI 2/17 for School Improvement Day WINTER DANCE 2/17 @ 8-10pm in the Aux Gym NO SCHOOL on MON 2/20 for President’s Day  What’s for Lunch? *subject to change MON 1/30: Orange Chicken, California Veggies, Rice, Eggroll, Fruit TUES 1/31: Tater Tot Casserole, Broccoli, Fruit WED 2/1: Chicken & Noodles, Mashed Potatoes & Gravy, Fruit THUR 2/2: Cheeseburger, Fries, Fruit FRI 2/3: Calzone w/ Marinara, Salad, Fruit  TUESDAY: First United Methodist Church MENU: Meatball subs, Chips, Veggies & Dip, Dessert. Cost is $2 and transportation is provided! WEDNESDAY: St. Paul Methodist Church MENU: Porkburger or Cheeseburger, Chips, Cookies & Drink. $3. Make sure to sign-in on the attendance sheet. Happy Birthday 1/30: Addalyn Runyon, Allison Cline, Nevaeh Harmon, Ryan Phillips, Tuff Troyer, Victoria Zwilling 1/31: Destiny Williams, Makayla Monical 2/1: Cameron White, Dani Jinkins, Jacob Reppert, Marley Whittler, and Mr. Music 2/2: Ally Lynch, Briley Rockwell, Emma Bower, Noah Bower 2/3: Addison Ryden, Autumn Ryden, Alex Harness, Clarann Johnson 2/4: Landon Runyon 2/5: Ella Fuson, Preston Bejosano, Mrs. Gray New Announcements CEO Juniors interested for next year need to submit their applications by 2/15.  Questions: Mrs. Gray or Mr. Givens FBLA Week: Goose Chase begins 2/6, Trivia Night 2/7, Crush Soda Sales for Valentine’s Day 2/9-10 MON 2/6 - FBLA Shirt Day TUES 2/7 - Tacky Tourist Day WED 2/8 - Graphic Tee Day THUR 2/9 - Jersey Day FRI 2/10 - Spirit Day FFA FUNDRAISER FFA Strawberry and rib sales forms and money are due today.  Please turn in your items to Mr Steber, Mr VanDyke or Mr. Kinkade. INTERACT meeting on WED 2/1 during OTE in RCPAC YOUTH MEDITATION at ClayBank on Thursdays from 7-8p (use the back door) WINTER DANCE hosted by Student Council on FRI 2/17 @ 8-10pm in the Aux Gym. Tickets $5 for the semi-formal event. Guest permission slips available in the main office & are due 1 week before dance.  Upcoming Sports Events Check the Schoology calendar for updates MONDAY 1/30 JV/V Girls Basketball v Mattoon 6p F/S Boys Basketball @ Salem 6p TUESDAY 1/31 JV/V Boys Basketball vs Charleston 6p THURSDAY 2/2 JV/V Girls Basketball vs Charleston 6p F/S Boys Basketball @ Edwards Co 6p FRIDAY 2/3 JV/V Boys Basketball @ Lawrenceville 6p
Good evening RCHS parents, guardians, and friends. Please take some time to complete the culture and climate survey. We value your opinion! https://eprovesurveys.advanc-ed.org/surveys/#/action/209336/p2024
11 days ago, Richland County High School
The RCHS Student Council is hosting the Winter Dance on February 17th from 8 to 10 p.m. in the Auxiliary Gym. $5 admission at the door for the semi-formal event.
12 days ago, Richland County High School
RCHS Student Council Winter Dance on 2/17 @ 8-10pm
🔌GET PLUGGED IN 🔌 See below for the RCHS Weekly bulletin for January 23-29, 2023. Check out Schoology for mid-week updates
12 days ago, Richland County High School
JANUARY 23-29, 2023 https://rchs.rccu1.net/ 618-393-2191  One School, One Mission, One Tiger Nation  Earn Your S.T.R.I.P.E.S. POSITIVE ATTITUDE We will display a Positive Attitude in and out of the classroom, and on and off the field, court, pitch, diamond, etc.  What’s for Lunch? *subject to change MON 1/23: Hamburger, French Fries, Fruit TUES 1/24: Soft Taco w/ toppings, Fruit WED 1/25: Chicken Stir Fry, Pineapple THUR 1/26: Mashed Potato Bowl w/ Popcorn Chicken, Roll, Slushie, Fruit FRI 1/27: Meat Lovers Pizza, Salad, Fruit  TUESDAY: First United Methodist Church MENU: Chicken Fajitas, Chips & Salsa, Cupcakes. Cost is $2 and transportation is provided! WEDNESDAY: St. Paul Methodist Church MENU: Porkburger or Cheeseburger, Chips, Cookies & Drink. $3. Make sure to sign-in on the attendance sheet. Happy Birthday 1/23: Genevieve Carey, Joselyn Kocher, Tyler Smashey 1/24: Taylor Tedford, Science teacher Mr. Duenas, Cafeteria lady Gina Morgan 1/25: Braylee Doan, Skylar Cole, Zander Schrader, Math teacher Ms. Fehrenbacher 1/26: Emmalee Woolwine 1/27: Dakota Wyatt, Scott Kessler 1/28: Travis Bridges Jr. 1/29: Ainsley Doris, Albert Cooley, Kaden Klingler Upcoming Activities & Events SCHOLASTIC BOWL in Marshall on MON 1/23 @ 5p EARLY DISMISSAL FRI 1/27 @ 2p CEO FROSTFEST 1/28 @ 2-8 at RCMS WINTER DANCE 2/17 @ 8-10pm in the Aux Gym New Announcements OTN AMBASSADOR Veteran Group meeting at lunch on THUR 1/26 BOOK CLUB meeting will be on WED 1/25 for the January selection: The Athena Protocol by Shamim Sarif REGISTRATION Mrs. Van Gundy will be coming to Freshmen OTA classes this week. Bring your orange folder and registration papers!  FROST FEST VOLUNTEERS NEEDED Students interested in helping on Jan. 28th can sign up on the Volunteer sheet posted on Schoology.  LOST & FOUND Please look at the lost & found table this week . It is located at the top of the stairs near the Aux Gym. YOUTH MEDITATION at ClayBank on Thursdays from 7-8p (use the back door) WINTER DANCE hosted by Student Council on FRI 2/17 @ 8-10pm in the Aux Gym. Tickets $5 for the semi-formal event. Guest permission slips available in the main office & are due 1 week before dance.  Upcoming Sports Events Check the Schoology calendar for updates MONDAY 1/23-FRIDAY 1/27 Varsity Boys Basketball LIC Tourney -6p MONDAY 1/23 JV/V Girls Basketball @ Lawrenceville -6p  TUESDAY 1/24 Wrestling @ Shelbyville - 6p JV/V Girls Basketball v Vincennes @ OCC -6p THURSDAY 1/26 JV/V Girls Basketball v Newton - 6p F/S Boys Basketball @ Newton - 6p SATURDAY 1/28 Olney El Wrestling Tourney - 9a JV/V Girls Basketball @ Edwards Co - 1p Cheerleading @ O’Fallon  OTN Pride The  Lady Tiger basketball squad defeated Casey Westfield in the first round of LIC play last Saturday.  The Tiger basketball squad defeated Marshall Saturday in the first round of the LIC tournament. The Tiger wrestling squad captured 7th place in the Strength of the South tournament Saturday.
Due to pending weather we have some changes for tomorrow night's LIC tournament (Tuesday, January 24th). Games have been moved up 1 hour and flip-flopped. Therefore, Casey-Westfield/Newton will start at 5pm and Olney/Lawrenceville will begin at 6:30.
12 days ago, Richland County High School
LIC Update
🔌GET PLUGGED IN 🔌 See below for the RCHS Weekly bulletin for January 16-22, 2023. Check out Schoology for mid-week updates.
18 days ago, Richland County High School
JANUARY 16-22, 2023 https://rchs.rccu1.net/ 618-393-2191  One School, One Mission, One Tiger Nation  Earn Your S.T.R.I.P.E.S. POSITIVE ATTITUDE We will display a Positive Attitude in and out of the classroom, and on and off the field, court, pitch, diamond, etc.  What’s for Lunch? *subject to change TUES 1/17: Chicken Fajitas w/ toppings, Strawberry Cup WED 1/18: Salisbury Steak, Whipped Potatoes & Gravy, Peas, Roll, Fruit THUR 1/19: Bosco Sticks w/ Marinara, Salad, Peaches FRI 1/20: Sausage Pizza, Carrots & Dip, Fruit  TUESDAY: First United Methodist Church MENU: French Toast Bites, Sausage Links, Muffins, Fruit. Cost is $2 and transportation is provided! WEDNESDAY: St. Paul Methodist Church MENU: Porkburger or Cheeseburger, Chips, Cookies & Drink. $3. Make sure to sign-in on the attendance sheet. Happy Birthday 1/16: Christian Weber, Kyren Chester, Nikita Ervin, Tristan Patterson 1/17: Aidan McDowell, Cianna Wright, Evelyn Bogard 1/18: Gracelyn Hancock 1/19: Casey Schneider, Micah Groves 1/20: Bailey Buerster, Bobby Graves, Will Fritchley, Miah Lester 1/21: Kynlee Goss 1/20: Elise Davis, Hope Mills, Kylie Kocher, Parker Brown Upcoming Activities & Events SCHOLAR BOWL TUE 1/17 @ Marshall & Pal-Hut 5p SCHOLAR BOWL THUR 1/19 @ Paris 5p ROCKET LEAGUE TOURNEY FRI 1/20 @ 2:30-4p FFA ALUMNI BREAKFAST Sat 1/21 @ 6a-1p VFW PANCAKE BREAKFAST served by JROTC on Sat 1/21 @ 7-11a. $8/person @ 205 N. Walnut, Olney RCHS BAND CONCERT Sun 1/22 @ 3p in RCPAC EARLY DISMISSAL FRI 1/27 @ 2p CEO FROSTFEST 1/28 @ 2-8 at RCMS WINTER DANCE 2/17 @ 8-10pm in the Aux Gym New Announcements INTERACT meeting during OTE on WED 1/18 BASEBALL players - orders are due today by 3:00 PM BOYS TENNIS TEAM Sign-up sheet is located on the counter in the front office BOOK CLUB selection for January is The Athena Protocol by Shamim Sarif REGISTRATION Mrs. Van Gundy will be coming to Freshmen OTA classes over the next couple of weeks for registration. Please make sure to bring your orange folder and registration papers!  FROST FEST VOLUNTEERS NEEDED Students interested in helping on Jan. 28th can sign up on the Volunteer sheet posted on Schoology. Volunteers get free pizza. ROCKET LEAGUE Doubles Tournament on FRI 1/20 @ 2:30-4p with Franklin College and Mr. Edwards. Even if you do not play, come out & be part of the fun. Free t-shirts & other prizes. Please look in your emails for a sign-up link. YOUTH MEDITATION at ClayBank on Thursdays from 7-8p (use the back door) WINTER DANCE hosted by Student Council on FRI 2/17 @ 8-10pm in the Aux Gym. Tickets $5 for the semi-formal event. Guest permission slips available in the main office & are due 1 week before dance.  Upcoming Sports Events Check the Schoology calendar for updates MONDAY 1/16 Varsity Girls Basketball - LIC Tourney @ Mt. Carmel (1/16-1/19) F/S Boys Basketball v Cumberland - 6:15p TUESDAY 1/17
JV/V Boys Basketball @ Casey - 6p Wrestling v Mt. Carmel - 6p THURSDAY 1/19 F/S Boys Basketball @ Flora - 6:15p SATURDAY 1/21 Varsity Boys Basketball - LIC Tourney @ RH Gym -1p Wrestling - Olney Duals @ OCC -9a Cheerleading @ Springfield (1/21 & 1/22) OTN Pride Tiger roars go out to our Lady Tiger basketball squad as they defeated Casey Westfield in the first round of LIC play last Saturday. Danielle Brown had 8 points, 12 boards, and 5 blocks. Grayce Burgener had 8 points and 9 boards. Leah Gibson and Kelysse Weiler chipped in 4 steals each.  Our Tiger basketball squad lost a tough battle Friday night. Ian Winkler had 10 points, 8 boards, and 2 steals. Rex Hallum had 8 points and 5 boards. Dawson Brown had 4 points and 3 assists, and Zechariah Wease had 4 points and 3 blocks.  Tiger pats on the back go out to our wrestling team as they competed over the weekend. Carson Bissey had 2 wins, both pins. Tuff Troyer had 2 wins with 1 pin. Coop Fehrenbacher had 2 wins, both pins, and Zander Schrader had 2 wins, both pins.  Tiger roars go out to our Tiger wrestling squad as they defeated Centralia last night 45 to 24. Chase Ackman went 2 and 0, Carson Bissey went 2 and 0 - with 2 pins, and Coop Fehrenbacher went 2 and 0 with 2 pins. Levi Ochs, Brandon Wenger, Zander Schrader, Jashaun McKinley, and E-Van Gilreath all had one win.  Tiger roars go out to our scholar bowl team. Our varsity squad defeated Oblong and Mt. Carmel last night. Our JV squad handed Casey Westfield a loss last night as well. Top scorers for the Tigers consist of Addison Ridgely with 90 points, Genevieve Carey with 70 points, Tyler Smashey and John Slater had 50 points, and Brayden Beard and Briar Fore had 30 points.  Congratulations to the following FBLA members for their accomplishments at the FBLA Eastern Area Conference this week: Brayden Beard - 1st place in Sports and Entertainment Management and 3rd place in Introduction to Financial Math. Jozalyn Houser - 2nd place in Accounting I and 3rd place in Health Care Admin. Makayla Monical - 4th place in Business Law.  Taylor Runyon - 1st place in Business Mgmt. Addalyn Runyon - 4th place in Introduction to Event Planning Tiger shout outs go out to our Tiger basketball squad as they defeated Fairfield last night 45 to 40. Tiger roars go out to Ian Winkler as he scored 13 points. He added 3 assists and 3 steals as well. Big Cat Thomann chipped in 10 points with 6 boards, and Rex Hallum scored 9 points. Tiger pats on the back  go out to Callista Ridgely. This past Saturday, District 13 the VFW Voice of Democracy Banquet was held in Centralia. Callista placed 2nd overall. Congratulations Callista!! Our Tiger wrestling squad competed at the Murdale tournament over the weekend. Pats on the back go out to Carson Bissey as he won all 5 of his matches. Levi Ochs, Logan McDonald, Zander Schrader, Jashun McKinley, and Evan Gilreath finished with 3 wins. Overall, Carson Bissey finished in 1st place, Tuff Troyer finished in 8th place, and Levi Ochs came in 10th. Tiger pats on the back go out to our Lady Tiger basketball squad as they defeated Salem Saturday by a score of 56 to 51. Tiger shout outs go out to Grayce Burgener as she had 17 points and 9 boards. Kelysse Weiler scored 12 points and Olivia Lemke chipped in 10.  Tiger roars go out to our scholar bowl team. Our varsity squad defeated Pal-Hut and Newton but lost a close one to Robinson last night. Top scorers for the Tigers include: Tyler Smashey with 90 points, John Slater with 80 points, Genevieve Carey with 70 points, Addison Ridgely came in with 60 points, and Brayden Beard finished with 50 points. Nice job scholars!!
Freshman Orientation will be tonight, Wednesday, January 11, 2023. RCHS Administration and Student Services will host three informational sessions in the Richland County Performing Arts Center (RCPAC). The sessions will take place at the following times: 5:30 - 6:00 (Students with last names A-I) 6:00 - 6:30 (Students with last names J-R) 6:30 - 7:00 (Students with last names S-Z) All incoming freshmen will receive a folder of information regarding registration for the 2023-24 school year. Students and their parents/guardians will have the opportunity to explore the building and ask questions. JOIN US FOR DINNER! The Olney FFA Chapter will serve dinner from 5 to 8 p.m.
24 days ago, Richland County High School
Freshman Orientation
• TOMORROW WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 11 • Freshman Orientation Night will be held Wednesday, January 11 in the Richland County High School Performing Arts Center. The schedule per last name for the evening is as follows: Letters A - I • 5:30 - 6:00 pm Letters J - R • 6:00 - 6:30 pm Letters S - Z • 6:30 - 7:00 pm If you are unable to make your allotted time frame, please attend another session.
25 days ago, Bethany Goodrum
Freshman Orientation January 11 2023
🔌GET PLUGGED IN 🔌 See below for the RCHS Weekly bulletin for January 9-15, 2023. Check out Schoology for mid-week updates.
26 days ago, Richland County High School
JANUARY 9-15, 2023 https://rchs.rccu1.net/ 618-393-2191  One School, One Mission, One Tiger Nation  Earn Your S.T.R.I.P.E.S. POSITIVE ATTITUDE We will display a Positive Attitude in and out of the classroom, and on and off the field, court, pitch, diamond, etc.  What’s for Lunch? *subject to change MON 1/9: Sloppy Joes, Corn, Fruit TUES 1/10: Chicken Soft Taco w/ Toppings, Fruit WED 1/11: Orange Chicken, Rice, California Blend, Egg Rolls, Pineapple THUR 1/12: Chicken Tenders, Potato Wedges, Fruit FRI 1/13: Pepperoni Pizza, Carrots & Dip, Fruit  TUESDAY: First United Methodist Church MENU: Chili, Potato Soup, Ham & Cheese Sandwiches & Cookies. Cost is $2 and transportation is provided! WEDNESDAY: St. Paul Methodist Church MENU: Porkburger or Cheeseburger, Chips, Cookies & Drink. $3. Make sure to sign-in on the attendance sheet. Happy Birthday 1/10: Daisy Daniel, Natalie Ellison, Sean Joyce 1/11: Addison Ridgely, Ari Henby, Kadyn Cordell 1/13: Abigail Atwood, Jaden Kilgore, Mrs. Ginder, Mr. Steber 1/14: Jerrison Hough, Rachel Shilling, Mr. Flanagan, Mr. Wheeler, Ms. Dehner 1/15: Kaden Belcher, Leah Gibson Upcoming Activities & Events SCHOLAR BOWL MON 1/9 @ Newton - 5-6p FRESHMAN ORIENTATION Wed 1/11 @ (Last name A-I 5:30-6, J-R 6-6:30, S-Z 6:30-7) FFA ALUMNI BREAKFAST Sat 1/21 @ 6a-1p VFW PANCAKE BREAKFAST served by JROTC on Sat 1/21 @ 7-11a. $8/person @ 205 N. Walnut, Olney RCHS BAND CONCERT Sun 1/22 @ 3p in RCPAC CEO FROSTFEST 1/28 @ 2-8 at RCMS WINTER DANCE 2/17 @ 8-10pm in the Aux Gym New Announcements STUDENT COUNCIL full meeting next  THUR 1/12  during OTE. All class officers, senators, and club representatives should plan to attend. BOYS TENNIS TEAM Sign-up sheet is located on the counter in the front office BOOK CLUB selection for January is The Athena Protocol by Shamim Sarif BASEBALL students playing in the spring should attend a mandatory meeting on WED 1/11 during OTE in Room 202. DRESS-UP THEMES  FOR WINTER SPORTING EVENTS: FRI 1/13 - Coach Flanagan Night YOUTH MEDITATION at ClayBank on Thursdays from 7-8p (use the back door) WINTER DANCE hosted by Student Council on FRI 2/17 @ 8-10pm in the Aux Gym. Tickets $5 for the semi-formal event. Guest permission slips available in the main office & are due 1 week before dance.  Upcoming Sports Events Check the Schoology calendar for updates MONDAY 1/9 JV/V Girls Basketball @ Casey-West. - 6p F/S Boys Basketball v Casey-Westfield - 6p TUESDAY 1/10 JV/V Boys Basketball @ Fairfield - 6p F/S Boys Basketball @ Fairfield - 6p THURSDAY 1/12 Wrestling @ Fairfield - 6:15p FRIDAY 1/13 JV/V Boys Basketball v Mt. Carmel - 6p SATURDAY 1/14 V Girls Basketball LIC Tour. @ Mt. Carmel F/S Boys Basketball Tourney - 9a Wrestling @ Marty Williams Invite in Mahomet - 9a SUNDAY 1/15 Cheerleading @ Breese Central Invite
TSgt Alexander and the Air Force put on an amazing event at Richland County High School in Olney last month! The Air Force event, “Born to Fly”, let the students experience an F35 flight simulator.
30 days ago, Richland County High School
Born to Fly Airforce simulator
Principal Houchin and TSgt Alexander
Freshman Orientation Night will be held Wednesday, January 11 in the Richland County High School Performing Arts Center. The schedule per last name for the evening is as follows: Letters A - I • 5:30 - 6:00 pm Letters J - R • 6:00 - 6:30 pm Letters S - Z • 6:30 - 7:00 pm If you are unable to make your allotted time frame, please attend another session.
about 1 month ago, Bethany Goodrum
Freshman Orientation January 11 2023
🔌GET PLUGGED IN 🔌 See below for the RCHS Weekly bulletin for January 2-8, 2023. Check out Schoology for mid-week updates
about 1 month ago, Richland County High School
JANUARY 2-8, 2023 https://rchs.rccu1.net/ 618-393-2191  One School, One Mission, One Tiger Nation  Earn Your S.T.R.I.P.E.S. POSITIVE ATTITUDE We will display a Positive Attitude in and out of the classroom, and on and off the field, court, pitch, diamond, etc.  What’s for Lunch? *subject to change TUES 1/3: Chicken Nuggets, Baked Beans, Slushie, Fruit WED 1/4: Cheese Pizza, Carrots & Dip, Fruit THUR 1/5: BBQ Sandwich, Pickle Spears, Tater Tots, Slushie FRI 1/6: Bosco Sticks, Romaine Lettuce Salad, Fruit  TUESDAY: First United Methodist Church MENU: Baked Potato Bar, Dessert & Drink. Cost is $2 and transportation is provided! WEDNESDAY: St. Paul Methodist Church MENU: Porkburger or Cheeseburger, Chips, Cookies & Drink. $3. Make sure to sign-in on the attendance sheet. Happy Birthday 1/2: Kylie Echols 1/3: Dale Howser, Victoria Rudolphi 1/4: Logan McDonald 1/5: Joshua Phillips, Kennedy Knox 1/6: Aaron Pohle, Cafeteria Director John McFarland Upcoming Activities & Events FFA ALUMNI BREAKFAST Sat 1/21 @ 8a-12p RCHS BAND CONCERT Sun 1/22 @ 3p in RCPAC CEO FROSTFEST 1/28 @ 2-8 at RCMS WINTER DANCE 2/17 @ 8-10pm in the Aux Gym New Announcements SCHEDULE CHANGES It is highly recommended that students make their Term 3 schedule changes before Christmas Break.  The deadline to change Term 3 classes is January 6th at 3:00. TRAVEL CLUB meeting for all members on WED 1/4 in room #211 during OTE. This is for anyone who is traveling to the British Isles, Puerto Rico, or Spain, France, Italy, or Chicago. PRE-REGISTRATION forms for the 2023-24 required classes and elective options will be handed out this week. Sophomores and Juniors will meet with Mr. Givens during OTA next week to discuss next year's classes. Forms are due back in January. Juniors register the week of Jan 4 - Jan 10.  BOYS TENNIS TEAM Sign-up sheet is located on the counter in the front office BOOK CLUB selection for January is The Athena Protocol by Shamim Sarif VFW PANCAKE BREAKFAST on 1/21 from 7-11a @ 205 N. Walnut. $8/person DRESS-UP THEMES  FOR WINTER SPORTING EVENTS: TUES 1/3 - Jersey Night THUR 1/5 - Neon Night FRI 1/6 - Helmet Night YOUTH MEDITATION at ClayBank on Thursdays from 7-8p (use the back door) WINTER DANCE hosted by the RCHS Student Council is planned for FRI 2/17 @ 8-10pm in the Aux Gym. Tickets $5 for the semi-formal event RH GYM LOBBY DOORS CLOSED There will no longer be admittance to RCHS athletic events (basketball, wrestling, etc.) through the Ron Herrin Gym lobby. All RCHS visitors are asked to use the front main doors or the staff entrance when attending any sporting events. Parking is available on both lots with handicap-accessible options. Please refrain from parking on the west side of Ron Herrin Gym (Jefferson Street), this parking is for athletes and coaches only.   Upcoming Sports Events Check the Schoology calendar for updates TUESDAY 1/3 JV/V Boys Basketball v Effingham - 6p WEDNESDAY 1/4 F/S Girls Basketball v Salem - 6:15p F/S Boys Basketball v Effingham - 6:15p
Wrestling @ Charleston - 6p THURSDAY 1/5 JV/V Girls Basketball v Mt. Carmel - 6p F/S Boys Basketball @ Mt. Carmel - 6p FRIDAY 1/6 JV/V Boys Basketball v Marshall - 6p Wrestling @ Murdale Invitational in Carbondale - 3p SATURDAY 1/7 JV/V Girls Basketball v Salem - 3p Wrestling @ Murdale Invitational in Carbondale - 9a OTN Pride Our Tiger basketball squad had success over the break. Our Tigers won the Duster Thomas Classic in Pinckneyville. Victories include: Woodlawn by a score of 77 - 27, Jerseyville by a score of 65 - 35, Pinckneyville by a score of 60 - 45, and Benton by a score of 63 - 43. Congratulations to Reximus Hallum and Ian Winkler as they were named to the all-tournament team. Tiger roars go out to Ian as he was named MVP of the whole kit and kaboodle. Our Tiger squads will be in action tonight, right here in beautiful, historic Ron Herrin Gym. The JV game will tip at 6:00 PM. The theme tonight is jersey night. Our Lady Tiger Basketball squad battled in the Mattoon Holiday Tournament over break. Our Lady Tigers finished in 6th place. They beat Sullivan by a score of 74 - 55 and defeated Altamont 66 - 43. Tiger pats on the back go out to Grayce Burgener for being named to the all-tournament team.
Happy 2023 from RCHS! Classes will resume tomorrow, Tuesday, January 3rd. Please remind your students to charge their Chromebooks today so they are ready for tomorrow.
about 1 month ago, Richland County High School
Check out the link below for the Mattoon Holiday Tournament on December 27-29th. Cheer on our Olney Tigers Girls Basketball team while you're cozy at home. https://www.youtube.com/@MHSGreenwaveTV/streams
about 1 month ago, Richland County High School
Tigers JV/Varsity Girls Basketball in Fairfield will be televised by Wabash. The game will be on Wabash Catch TV cable, as well as on Facebook Live at the Catch TV Live Broadcasting channel. Facebook Live link: https://www.facebook.com/wabashcatchtv
about 2 months ago, Richland County High School
Paw print
SRO Ameter is overjoyed by the multitude of donations to the 3rd annual SRO Coat & Hoodie Collection Drive. The drive was held November 7th thru December 12th. Pictured are just some of the donations from the American Legion Riders Post #30, John Joyce's family, and the RCHS Holiday Week of Giving student donations. Over 500 items have been collected.
about 2 months ago, Richland County High School
John Joyce donations
American Legion Riders Post #30 donations
RCHS Holiday Week of Giving student donations
There will no longer be admittance to RCHS athletic events (basketball, wrestling, etc.) through the Ron Herrin Gym lobby. All RCHS visitors are asked to use the front main doors or the staff entrance when attending any sporting events. Parking is available on both lots with handicap-accessible options. Please refrain from parking on the west side of Ron Herrin Gym (Jefferson Street), this parking is for athletes and coaches only.
about 2 months ago, Richland County High School
Richland County High School promoted respect as the STRIPE of the month for November. This month's recipients will show Respect to others...setting a standard for the members of our group. We understand that by being a member of the group, we represent RCHS as ambassadors and will strive to do nothing to disrespect our School, Teammates, Coaches, and ourselves. A shout-out to First National Bank for sponsoring this month's shirts. (from left to right) Front Row : Kaley Cornwell, Kylie Holdren, Chloe Prevo, Justice Osborn, Mahayla Clore, Riley Harrolle, Emma Meadows, Karlee Piercefield, Briley Kocher, and Callista Ridgely Middle Row: Trenton Payne, Isaiah Neal, Braelynn Brown, Brittany Miller, August Michels, Johnathon Dryden, Emeline Odgers, Nathaniel Angle, Colleen Steber, Madison Hicks, Carsyn Ameter, Sidnee Boldt, and Miles Coats Back Row: Owen Kocher, Zander Schrader, Tuff Troyer, Maddox Dorn, Abigail McMullen, Masen Garrett, Frank Little Jr., Davian Grimes, Kaylie Cline, Colby Redman, and Brayden Beard Students not pictured: Sydney Zuber, Michael Taylor, Claire Langley, Tatum David, Emma Wells, Kelysse Weiler, Collin Rennier, and JaShun McKinley
about 2 months ago, Richland County High School
Stripes Recipients