SENIORS: Jostens will be here on Thursday, October 27 during OTA to take cap & gown orders. Please be at school this day. Jostens will need your approximate height & weight.
about 1 month ago, Bethany Goodrum
Jostens Cap and Gown Orders
‼️ATTN: RCHS Seniors & Senior Parents/Guardians‼️ There will be an OPEN HOUSE FAFSA Night in the RCHS Commons TOMORROW night, Wednesday, October 19th from 5 - 7PM. Representatives from OCC will be on-site to assist students and their families with completing the FAFSA application. Please bring your FSA IDs & 2021 Tax Information! **Students please bring your chromebook
about 2 months ago, Richland County High School
‼️ATTN: Seniors & Senior Parents/Guardians‼️  There will be an OPEN HOUSE FAFSA Night in the RCHS Commons TOMORROW night from 5 - 7PM.  Representatives from OCC will be on-site to assist students and their families with completing the FAFSA application.  Please bring your FSA IDs & 2021 Tax Information!  **Students please bring your chromebook
Please make a note that the 2 p.m. dismissal scheduled on October 28th will be moved up to this coming Friday, October 21st. Friday, October 28th will be a regular release day at 3 p.m. Again, the next RCHS early release day is now Friday, October 21st at 2 p.m.
about 2 months ago, Richland County High School
2pm Early Release
🔌GET PLUGGED IN 🔌 See below for the RCHS Weekly bulletin for October 17-23, 2022. Students can check out Schoology for mid-week updates.
about 2 months ago, Richland County High School
OCTOBER 17-23, 2022 https://rchs.rccu1.net/ 618-393-2191  One School, One Mission, One Tiger Nation  Earn Your S.T.R.I.P.E.S. TRUST We will Trust our teammates, teachers, and coaches; create healthy relationships, knowing that WE can depend on each other.  What’s for Lunch? *subject to change MON 10/17: Chicken Patty Sandwich, Tater Tots, Fruit TUES 10/18: Soft Taco Chicken Fajitas w/ Toppings, Strawberry Cup WED 10/19: Salisbury Steak, Whipped Potatoes, Gravy, Peas, Roll, Mixed Fruit THUR 10/20: Bosco Sticks, Marinara Dunker, Romaine Lettuce w/ Dressing, Peaches FRI 10/21: Sausage Pizza, Carrots & Dip, Fresh Citrus Cup, Cookie TUESDAY: First United Methodist Church MENU: Taco Salad & Cookies WEDNESDAY: St. Paul Methodist Church MENU: Porkburger or Cheeseburger, Chips, Cookies & Drink. $3 Happy Birthday 10/17: Quinn Patterson 10/18: Addie Easton, Brock McVaigh, Spanish Profa Ms. Lathrop 10/19: Morgan Lynch, Trinity Jackson 10/20: Karolyn Waters, Trevor Waters,  Morris Johnson IV 10/21: Braden Compton, Natalia Esteban Jimenez Upcoming Activities & Events MCTEACHER NIGHT on TUE 10/18 @ 4-7p MARCHING BAND Final Performance on TUE 10/18 @ 7p INTERACT MEETING on WED 10/19 during OTE WRESTLING MEETING on WED 10/19 @ lunch in Aux Gym.  FAFSA NIGHT in Student Commons on WED 10/19 @ 5-7p SCHOOL BOARD MEETING on THUR 10/20 @ 6p JROTC RIFLE TEAM COMPETITION on SAT 10/29 in Vet’s Hall @ 9a SENIOR PHOTOS & RETAKE DAY on THUR 11/10 with Iconik COURT OF DREAMS on TUES 12/13 @ 7:30-9:30p  New Announcements SCHEDULE CHANGES for Term 2 are open now. The deadline to change classes is WED 10/19 @ 3p. This includes changing OTE classes. LOANER CHROMEBOOKS Beginning MONDAY, OCTOBER 17, students will be allowed to borrow a Chromebook from the library three times before disciplinary action. On the fourth attempt, students will be referred to the office for either a lunch or after school detention. Remember to BRING YOUR DEVICE CHARGED and ready for class daily to avoid any discipline. If you have any questions, please see Mr. Rusk or Mrs. Goodrum in the library. RCHS LIBRARY BOOK CLUB selection for October is: The Bright Forever by Lee Martin FBLA Pumpkin Painting event on WED 10/19 @ 7-8:30p FUNDRAISER The Olney Tiger Baseball team is selling Olney Tiger car air fresheners. $12/4pk. Sold at football game concession stand or with any baseball player. ?s: Mr. Duenas FBLA IL FALL RETREAT on NOV 5-6 in Normal, IL. Registration closes OCT 15, $70 per participant include: sessions, Friday night dinner, social team activity. ?s: Mrs. Stallard SENIORS  Jostens will be here on Thursday, October 27 during OTA to take cap & gown orders. Please be at school this day. Jostens will need your approximate height & weight.
Upcoming Sports Events Check the Schoology calendar for updated times/cancellations MONDAY 10/17 JV Football @ Newton (A) 6p F/S Volleyball @ St. Anthony (A) 5p JV/V Volleyball @ St. Anthony (A) 6p TUESDAY 10/18 F/S, JV & Varsity Volleyball v South Central  	(H) starting @ 5:15p Varsity Soccer - IHSA 2A Regional Semi-Final  	@ Mascoutah 4p THURSDAY 10/20 Girls Tennis IHSA State JV/Varsity Volleyball @ Casey (A) 6p Freshmen Football @ Tuscola (A) 6p FRIDAY 10/21 Girls Tennis IHSA State Varsity Football @ Casey (A) 7p SATURDAY 10/22 Girls Tennis IHSA State Varsity Volleyball @ Fairfield Tourney Boys/Girls Cross Country IHSA Regional @  	Olney 10a Varsity Soccer IHSA 2A Regional Finals @  	Mascoutah 3p   OTN PRIDE FFA on the Chili Cook-off hosted by the FBLA at the Tigers football game on Friday. Nice job, FFA!  Pats on the back go out to our Tiger Soccer squad. They beat Mt. Vernon by a score of 7 - 0.  Tiger football continues their hot streak. They defeated Newton Friday night. They will look to tackle Casey this Friday for a chance to get a respected playoff seed.   The RCHS Marching Tigers ended their 2022 competitive marching band season strong at Newton Saturday. The band competed with 19 other marching bands in the Newton Marching Eagles Classic. The Marching Tigers placed 1st in Class 4A, which included bands from Mt. Zion, Champaign Centennial, Effingham, and Highland. The band was scored first out of all twenty bands in music performance. The overall points earned by the RCHS Marching Tigers was 441.50, which was only 1.5 points behind the Paris Beacon Brigade, the 2022 Newton Marching Eagles Classic Grand Champion.  This concludes the competitive marching band season for RCHS. The 2022 RCHS Marching Tigers had a very strong season over the course of five marching band competitions, earning one Grand Champion award, three 1st Place awards, one 2nd Place award, one 3rd place award, Best Soloist at EIU (Kyle Rennier), one Best Percussion Performance, two Best Music Performance, and three Best Color Guard Performances.
On October 14th come support Richland and Jasper County cancer patients at the RCHS HOPE Night! Team members at Carle Richland really outdid themselves with these baskets…and these are just part of what is available! Tickets are 6 for $5 or 25 for $20. They will be out at the football 🏈 game on the home side. Tickets can be purchased then until half-time when the winners will be drawn. Need not be present to win.
about 2 months ago, Bethany Goodrum
Hope Night 10/14
OTN Athletics is extremely active today and tomorrow! We want to wish our Lady Tiger Tennis Team best of luck today as they start Sectional action in Centralia. Our Tiger Football squad will host Newton tonight at 7pm. Hope Night continues tonight so bring your money for a variety of raffles. Proceeds benefit cancer patients of Richland and Jasper Counties. Saturday, Tiger Soccer will begin quarterfinal postseason action at 11:00am against Mt. Vernon at Olney Central College. And last, but certainly not least, good luck throws go out to our Lady Tiger Volleyball squad as they compete in the Edwards County Tournament with action beginning at 9am. OTN • ALL IN
about 2 months ago, Bethany Goodrum
10/14 Athletics
The RCHS September Stripes award winners are pictured for the monthly STRIPE: Service. What does Service mean to RCHS? We will Serve our School and our Community through service projects as well as by being good stewards of our respective programs. Front Row (from left): Kassandra Gibson, Bailey Snyder, Chloe Prevo, Victoria Rudolphi, Shelby Vincent, Jack Williams, Chase Ackman, Maddie Piercefield, Tea Cline, Audry Runyon, Ashley Hill, Brooklyn Renfrow, Lyndsey Akes, and Joselyn Kocher Middle Row (from left): Leo Scott, Jessica Dehner, Caroline Glover, Lucy Johnson, Ally Lynch, Ainsley Doris, Asher Lambird, Aliyah Tracy, Willow Conn, Delaney Williams, and Ethan McLaughlin Back Row (from left): Cody Fulk, Tomas Lea, Davin Urfer, Xavier Zuber, Kaden Belcher, Alex Nealis, Holden Hough, Taylor Runyon, Evelyn Bogard, Keara Christopher, and Natalie Ellison Not pictured: Darby Bissey, Davian Grimes, Ben Spitzner, Brandon Wenger, Levi Ochs, Seth Norwood, Josephline Lyttle, Claire Barbeiro, Baxter Smith, and Jacob Beard
about 2 months ago, Richland County High School
RCHS September STRIPES recipients
🔌GET PLUGGED IN 🔌 See below for the RCHS Weekly bulletin for October 11-16, 2022. Students can check out Schoology for mid-week updates.
about 2 months ago, Richland County High School
🔌GET PLUGGED IN 🔌 See below for the RCHS Weekly bulletin for September 26-October 2, 2022. There is A LOT going on this week at RCHS. Check out Schoology for mid-week updates.
🔌GET PLUGGED IN 🔌 See below for the RCHS Weekly bulletin for September 26-October 2, 2022. There is A LOT going on this week at RCHS. Check out Schoology for mid-week updates.
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month! The CRMH Radiology Department has been working with representatives of Richland County HOPE, Inc. and the Jasper County Cancer Support Group to host two HOPE events at Richland County High School. CRMH has purchased shirts for both Lady Tiger and Lady Eagle volleyball teams for their match this Thursday, October 13, and jerseys for both the Olney Tigers and Newton Eagles football teams for their game this Friday, October 14. A basket raffle fundraiser will be taking place with tickets available for purchase at the volleyball game and until half-time of the football game. Many departments and individuals at CRMH donated beautiful baskets for this event, they will be available for viewing at both games. There will also be a cake/pie auction before the varsity volleyball game on Thursday, so don't miss out on your chance to bid on some delicious treats! All money raised from the raffle and cake/pie auction will be split equally between Richland County HOPE, Inc, and the Jasper County Cancer Support Group...so don't miss out on your opportunity to help out local cancer survivors!
about 2 months ago, Bethany Goodrum
Hope Nights
Looking ahead to Tuesday, October 18th from 4-7pm: McDonald’s is proud to support local schools by partnering with them for McTeacher’s Night! Join us at Olney McDonald's for food and fun as the school staff roll up their sleeves to cook and serve students. Proceeds from this fundraising event will help support upcoming programs and projects at the school.
about 2 months ago, Bethany Goodrum
McTeacher Night
Olney Tiger Athletics are on the road and at home this weekend. Friday and Saturday, members of Tiger Golf compete at Bloomington or Decatur in IHSA State Golf play. On Saturday, Girls Tiger Tennis hosts the LIC Tourney right here in Olney beginning at 8am. And that evening, catch Tiger Football action at Robinson at 7pm. Get out and root on those Tigers! OTN • ALL IN
about 2 months ago, Bethany Goodrum
10/7 WEEKEND SPORTS
Join the Beautiful Lives Project and the Richland County High School Cheerleaders for a Court of Dreams event on December 13, 2022, from 7:30 - 9:30 pm CST at the high school gym. Forty (40) adults and children, with disabilities, will have the opportunity to learn a cheerleading routine and perform with the Olney Tigers cheerleading squad at the first home game of the season against the Salem Wildcats Boys Basketball team. There will be a mandatory practice on Thursday, December 8, 6 - 8 pm CST. The practice will be in the auxiliary gym and the doors on the outside of the gym will be propped open to enter. Boys and girls are both invited to perform with the team. The Beautiful Lives Project and Richland County High School Athletics strive to promote an inclusive environment, where people of all abilities can experience sports first-hand, work as a team, and build new friendships. To reserve your spot on the court, please fill out the event waiver by clicking on the link below or copying it into your browser search bar. https://www.beautifullives.org/events/2022/12/13/richlandcheer
2 months ago, Richland County High School
Court of Dreams Cheer with Richland County HS
🔌GET PLUGGED IN 🔌 See below for the RCHS Weekly bulletin for September 26-October 2, 2022. There is A LOT going on this week at RCHS. Check out Schoology for mid-week updates.
2 months ago, Richland County High School
SEPTEMBER 26-OCTOBER 2, 2022 https://rchs.rccu1.net/ 618-393-2191  One School, One Mission, One Tiger Nation  Earn Your S.T.R.I.P.E.S. TRUST We will Trust our teammates, teachers, and coaches; create healthy relationships, knowing that WE can depend on each other.  What’s for Lunch? *subject to change MON 9/26: Hamburger, French Fries, Fruit TUES 9/27: Taco Tuesday WED 9/28: Chicken Stir Fry w/ Veggies, Rice, Pineapple THUR 9/29: Mashed Potato Bowl, Popcorn  Chicken, Cheese, Corn, Gravy, Roll, Slushy FRI 9/30: Buffalo Chicken Pizza, Carrots &  Dip, Fresh Citrus Cup, Cookie   TUESDAY: First United Methodist Church MENU: Fajitas, Chips & Salsa, Salad, Dessert WEDNESDAY: St. Paul Methodist Church MENU: Porkburger or Cheeseburger, Chips, Cookies & Drink. $3 Happy Birthday 9/26: Braelynn Brown, Mackenzie Smith, Matthew Wenger 9/27: Alexander Sawyer, Evan Gilreath, Trenton Meadows 9/28: Gavin Harmon, James Daniel, Lauryn Crowe, Sydney Scherer 9/30: Ashley Humes, The Magnificent Mrs. VanGundy, Secretary Natalie Berry 10/1: Carter Toliver, Ethan Doan 10/2: Bethany Leaf, Ryan Zhu, Custodian Scott Williams Upcoming Activities & Events MUSICAL AUDITIONS for 9 to 5 the Musical on 9/26 @ 3:30 in the RCPAC SEE YOU AT THE POLE 9/28 @ 7:30a JROTC RIFLE TEAM COMPETITION vs Washington High School 9/29 @ 3:30p MARCHING TIGER PERCUSSION FUNDRAISER 9/30 @ 5-7p FBLA CHILI COOK-OFF on FRI 10/14 during the last home football game.  TIGER BASEBALL ALUMNI WEEKEND on FRI & SAT 10/14 & 10/15. Find the registration form & info on our website rchs.rccu1.net  New Announcements SENIORS: Report to the PAC for OTA on MON 9/26 & TUE 9/27 for Fafsa ID cards. Please bring necessary documents with you, including your Soc Sec #. MUSICAL AUDITIONS 9 to 5 Auditions on Sept 26 @ 3:30l! ?s: Mrs. Ginder or Mr. Weitkamp. Crew jobs - Mr. Ryden FCA MEETING on FRI 9/30 @ lunch in Rm #124 (Mrs. Redman) for Fellowship of Christian Athletes. Bring $3 for pizza or BYO Lunch CHROMEBOOKS *ALL* spare Chromebooks need returned to the library for maintenance on Tuesday following dismissal FUNDRAISER The Marching Tiger Percussion section fundraiser on FRI 9/30  from 5-7pm in the RCHS circle drive.  The drumline and front ensemble will be playing music and cadences so come out and enjoy the fun.  There will be a bake sale and fan t-shirts can be ordered.   We appreciate the support of OTN!  ?s: Mr. Vaal or Colleen Steber OPEN GYM for any girl interested in playing basketball on MON 9/26 @ 6-8p in Ron Herrin VOLLEYBALL DRESS-UP NIGHTS: TUES 9/27 vs. Marshall - Construction THUR 9/29 vs. Mt. Carmel - Frat Night FBLA: Competitive event meeting during lunch on TUES 9/27 in Mrs. Stallard’s room #3206. If you are interested in FBLA competitions then please join us. SEE YOU AT THE POLE All students and staff are invited to attend "See you at the pole!" for worship and prayer on WED 9/28 at 7:30 a.m. at the flag pole near the front entrance. FBLA CHILI COOK-OFF on FRI 10/14 during the last home football game. Donations to Spieth family. If interested in cooking see Mrs. Stallard or an FBLA officer: Taylor Runyon, Kallier Kerr, Mariah Livingston, Jozalyn Houser, Brayden Beard, Olivia Beal, or Cali Wingert.
FUNDRAISER The Olney Tiger Baseball team is selling Olney Tiger car air fresheners. $12/4pk. Sold at football game concession stand or with any baseball player. ?s: Mr. Duenas FBLA: $13 Dues should be paid to Mrs. Stallard or a current FBLA officer by FRI 9/30. TIGER POWER & SPEED SHIRTS on sale now! 12 designs to choose from. Order forms are in the main office, weight room, or Mr. Wheeler’s room. Due on FRI 9/30. ARTISTS OF THE WEEK are Abigail Atwood, Jada Petticrew, and Lennon Higgason. See their artwork on the OTN TVs this week. FBLA IL FALL RETREAT on NOV 5-6 in Normal, IL. Registration closes OCT 15, $70 per participant include: sessions, Friday night dinner, social team activity. ?s: Mrs. Stallard Upcoming Sports Events Check the Schoology calendar for updated times/cancellations MONDAY 9/26 Boys/Girls Golf v Robinson (A) 4p JV/Varsity Soccer v Mt. Zion (H) 4:30p JV Football v Mt. Carmel (A) 6p Girls Tennis v Paris (A) 4:30p TUESDAY 9/27 JV/Varsity Volleyball v Marshall (H) 6p WEDNESDAY 9/28 Boys Golf - IHSA Regional @ Charleston  JV/Varsity Soccer v Salem (A) 4:30p Girls Tennis v Robinson (H) 4pm THURSDAY 9/29 Girls Golf - IHSA Regional @ Pinckneyville - 9a Girls Tennis v Salem (A) 4p F/S Volleyball v Mt. Carmel (H) 5p JV/Varsity Volleyball v Mt. Carmel (H) 6p FRIDAY 9/30 Varsity Football v Paris (A) 7p Varsity Soccer v Mattoon Tourney (A) TBA SATURDAY 10/1 Girls Tennis @ Fairfield v Fairfield/Marion  (A) 10a Varsity Soccer @ Mattoon Tourney (A) TBA Boys/Girls Cross Country - Nike Twilight Invite @ Terre Haute (A) 6:15p OTN PRIDE Your Marching Tigers competed at Eastern Illinois University Saturday and did quite well! They had an amazing performance racking up caption awards in class 3A for Best Percussion, Best Auxiliary, & Best Music. Kyle Rennier won Best Soloist in classes 1A-3A. The band earned 1st Place in Class 3A. Your RCHS Marching Tigers were crowned the Grand Champion of the small school marching band competition (Classes 1A through 3A), which hosted 15 marching bands from across the state! The last time our band performed this well was in 2003. Your Olney FFA Forestry team took top honors at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale Saturday. The team won by over 100 points. Pats on the back go to Trenton Payne who took first, Jorri VanDyke grabbed third, Victoria Rudolphi took fourth, and Peter Rudolphi rounded out the top five. Congratulations on a dominant performance. Tiger roars go out to our Lady Tiger Tennis teams. They took first place honors Saturday at Centralia.  Pats on the back go out to our Tiger Golf squad as they took third place Friday at the Charleston tournament.
The RCHS Marching Tigers competed at the 2022 Panther Marching Band Festival in Eastern Illinois University’s O’Brien Stadium. The band competed in class 3A. The Marching Tigers racked up caption awards for Best Percussion (3A), Best Auxiliary (3A), Best Music (3A), and Best Visual (3A). The band earned 1st Place in Class 3A (out performing five other bands in the class). Your RCHS Marching Tigers are the Grand Champion of the small school marching band competition (1A-3A), which hosted 15 marching bands from across the state! Congratulations, band! Go Tigers!
2 months ago, Bethany Goodrum
2022 Marching Tigers
Olney Tiger senior football players and their families were recognized tonight before the game. Congratulations to these players on fantastic high school careers!
2 months ago, Bethany Goodrum
2022 Senior Night
This weekend Olney Tiger Athletics are in full swing! Friday, September 23 hit the links to watch Tiger Golf compete at 1pm in the Charleston Tourney. Later in the evening at 7pm, catch Olney Tiger Football face the Mt. Carmel Aces under the lights at home . Keep in mind that tonight is Senior Night for Olney Tiger Football ONLY! On Saturday the 24th, Freshman Volleyball heads to the Effingham Tri-Match (TBA). Tiger Girls Tennis hits the courts at the Centralia Annie Invitational at 9am while Varsity Tiger Soccer wraps up the events of the weekend taking on Charleston at 11am. Find time to see these athletes in action! OTN • ALL IN
2 months ago, Bethany Goodrum
OTN Athletics 9/23-24
Students will be released 3 hours early on Wednesday, September 21 for school improvement activities. As a result, buses will be dropping off students at their stop 3 hours earlier than normal.
3 months ago, Richland County CUSD #1
RCCU1 Message: Picture Day at RCHS is Wednesday, September 21st. Pictures will be available for viewing and to order online approximately 3 weeks after picture day. See Richland County High School Facebook page for more information.
3 months ago, Richland County High School
🐯Show your support for #OneTigerNation during the RCHS HOMECOMING PARADE today! After leaving the high school at 1:50, the parade route will include Scott, Van, and Hall streets. 🐯SHOW YOUR OLNEY TIGER PRIDE again tonight at the BIG Homecoming Football Game vs. Marshall. Events start at 6:30 with KICKOFF at 7! Gooooooooo Tigers!!!
3 months ago, Richland County High School
Today is Homecoming at RCHS! • The Homecoming Parade sets off from RCHS at 1:50pm. The parade will then travel eastbound to RCMS and continue to RCES. • This evening the Tigers take on the Marshall Lions at 7pm. Homecoming Coronation will take place during halftime. Be sure to come out and root on Olney Tiger Football tonight! OTN • ALL IN
3 months ago, Bethany Goodrum
HomecomingEvents