Underclass (9th-11th grade) Photo Re-Take Day
Senior Portraits Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Cady Studios will be on campus ONE DAY ONLY to take Senior Portraits. Seniors must contact Yearbook Advisor Mr. Ankerich in Room 2203 (new building) to sign up in advance for one of the limited time slots available on campus. Questions? Contact AnkerichP@fultonschools.org
Thursday, October 19, 2017
Cady Studios will be on campus during the school day to re-take 9th, 10th, and 11th grade student photos for the 2017-18 Yearbook and Student ID's. No purchase necessary. Online orders (cadystudios.com/portraits/).
Questions? Contact Yearbook Faculty Advisor Paul Ankerich (AnderichP@fultonschools.org)
Fall 2017 Thespian Production
"Crimes of the Heart"
October 19-22, 2017
Thursday, October 19 through Saturday, October 21 at 6:30pm
Matinee performance Sunday, October 22 at 3pm
Tickets $5 Students/$10 Adults
Tickets sold during lunches starting Tuesday, October 17 through Friday, October 20
Box Office opens 45 minutes before curtain
2nd Annual Riverwood Runs for a Reason 5K
Saturday, October 21, 2017
Start & Finish at Riverwood
Runners, walkers, dogs, and strollers welcome
Register online by Thursday night, October 19, or at the race Saturday morning beginning at 6:45am
Thanks to the 5K sponsors: AMI, Angie Ponsell, & Atlanta Camping & RV Show
Fall Chorus Concert Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Peachtree Presbyterian Church, 6:30pm
3434 Roswell Rd NW, Atlanta, 30305 (map)
Free and Open to the Community
Fall Band and Orchestra Concert Thursday, October 26, 2017
Free and Open to the Community
|Big Questions Debate Saturday, October 28, 2017|
Sign up deadline: Friday, October 13, 2017This year's topic: Humans are fundamentally different from other animals.
Back by popular demand, the Raider Debate Team is hosting the second annual Big Questions Debate for all students. Students sign up in teams of two. The $15 entry fee includes breakfast and lunch. Pick up registration forms in the Media Center, The Writing Center (Room 101), or Rooms 2201 or 2205 in the new building.
This is a great opportunity for students to engage in intellectual discourse and practice their public speaking skills in a semi-formal debate format. Questions? Contact Faculty sponsors Marjorie Bernard-Evans (email@example.com) or Laura Guill (GuillL@fultonschools.org)
College Night Feedback Requested
from September 28th event
The Counseling Center would like feedback from students and families who attended the Thursday evening, September 28 College Night at Ridgeview Charter School. Please take a few moments to take the brief online survey. Answers will assist with improving future events. Online Survey
Career Readiness Initiative: Adult Volunteers and Businesses Needed
Please use the online form (link) to sign up to assist with a Career Cafe and/or Business Connection, or to request more information. Career Cafes, career-related workshops or information sessions, will take place during lunch hours. Business connections will offer internships and career-related mentorships.
Safety Notice: Driveway Access Behind the School is Off Limits
Do not use the access road behind the school for any reason, even after school or on weekends. The road is for emergency vehicles ONLY. Parents, please pick up students in front of the school – either in the front circle by the globe, or after school hours in front of the tournament gym once bus lanes are clear. Students, do not move cars closer to the gym or track after school.
Georgia Department of Driver Services Certificates of Attendance
Students, please allow several working days for the school staff to process Certificates of Attendance. The front office cannot process incomplete forms. The school processing fee is $2.
Georgia DDS Attendance Form
Advanced Placement Test Results Earn Honors
The Georgia Department of Education named Riverwood an AP STEM school, an AP Humanities School, and an AP Access and Support School based on the Spring 2016 Advanced Placement scores. Congratulations to the students and teachers for their hard work.
Georgia Department of Education "Beating the Odds" Award
The Georgia Department of Education (DOE) named Riverwood a "Beating the Odds" school. The "Beats
The Odds" analysis measures schools against those with similar
backgrounds to see whether they performed better than statistically
expected on the College and Career Ready Performance Index (CCRPI)
"learn more about "Beating the Odds"
|Riverwood Runs for a Reason 5K|
Saturday, October 21, 2017
Check in begins 6:45am
Sponsored by the Raider Community Service Club. Parking available in the high school parking lot. Children & dogs welcome. Goodies, music, awards, & prizes. Register online
|Chocolate Candy Bars, $1|
Sales end Monday, October 30, 2017
Available from any Basketball Cheerleader or Cheer Coach Learn more
|Christmas Tree Fundraiser |
Order by Monday, November 6, 2017
Tree pricing starts at $65
NEW THIS YEAR: Order and pay online BEFORE pick up. Only a limited number of trees will be available for walk-up sales Learn more
|Student Relaxation Room Wish List|
The Counseling Center is furnishing a relaxation room for students. Wish list supplies include stress relieving items, books, games, music, etc.
View wish list
Questions? Contact Head Counselor Shamona Harrell (HarrellS@fultonschools.org)
|Raider Pride Magnet, $5|
Show school spirit and support the Lady Raider Volleyball program by purchasing a Raider Pride Car Magnet.
Available in the school front office, or contact Volleyball Coach Leigh Hudson (HudsonLM@fultonschools.org)
Log into AmazonSmile and designate the "Riverwood High School Foundation" before shopping on the entire Amazon site. Amazon donates a percentage of all eligible purchases to the Foundation
|Kroger Community Rewards|
Shop at Kroger and support the Raiders. Already have a Kroger Plus card? Register online to designate the Riverwood High School Foundation (organization number 14852) and start shopping. Need a Kroger Plus card, or need more information? Sign up at Kroger.com/communityrewards
|Publix Partner Cards: Free partner cards available in the school front office. Every purchase made at Publix counts; for every $37,500 spent, Riverwood receives $250.|