Category Archives: Feature

Illinois State Scholars Announced

The 2018-19 Illinois State Scholars have been named. Congratulations to the following seniors: Madelyn Alton Breanna Fielder Haley Mazon Cory McGregor Madison Murphy Jacob Stockin Emily Wolf Ilias Yeck The State Scholar Program publicly and personally identifies graduating high school … Continue reading

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December 2017 Senior Spotlight

The Senior Spotlight winner for the month of December is Brodie Frieders. Brodie is the son of Jeff and Connie Frieders. During his high school career, Brodie was involved in Math Team, Scholastic Bowl, WYSE, Choir, Football, Track. He was … Continue reading

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November ACE Award Winners

Congratulations to this trio of RCHS students who were selected as our November ACE Award winners: Kayla Collins, Glenn Escobedo, and Trevor McLaughlin.

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New NHS Inductees

The National Honor Society will be inducting 16 new members next Wednesday, November 29th.  The ceremony will begin at 6:30pm in the high school cafeteria. Congratulations to the new members: Klayton Schott Jackson Crater Luke Leopold TJ Sforza Casey Cromp … Continue reading

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Eight Economic Facts on Higher Education

  This week the Curious Comets are looking at the importance of post secondary education. In Part 4 of our series, we look at how higher education provides extensive benefits to students, including higher wages, better health, and a lower likelihood … Continue reading

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The Rising Cost of Not Going to College

This week the Curious Comets are looking at the importance of post secondary education. In Part 3 of our series, we look at the value of college. On virtually every measure of economic well-being and career attainment—from personal earnings to … Continue reading

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College: What It’s All About and Why It Matters

This week the Curious Comets are looking at the importance of post secondary education. In Part 2 of our series, we look at what’s the big deal about attending college. You might think that college is just high school continued, … Continue reading

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Why More Education?

This week the Curious Comets are looking at the importance of post secondary education. The 2016-17 Illinois Report Card says: Young adults who earn college credit are more likely to be employed and stay employed. According to the U.S. Department … Continue reading

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November 2017 Senior Spotlight

The Senior Spotlight winner for the month of November is Madelyn Alton. Madelyn is the daughter of Gerald and Sue Alton. During her high school career, Madelyn was involved in Volleyball, FCCLA, the R-C Chatter, WYSE Team, Math Team, and … Continue reading

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October ACE Award Winners

Congratulations to this month’s ACE Award winners. Pictured left to right: Logan Zacharias, Billy Moorman, Frankie Gamboa, Brandy Ridgley, and Dylan Hutchison.

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