MORNING ANNOUNCEMENTS

MORNING ANNOUNCEMENTS
4/28/17 MORNING ANNOUNCEMENTS:
 
  • IT IS IMPERATIVE THAT ALL STUDENTS AND CHAPERONES THAT ARE ATTENDING GRAD BASH THIS SATURDAY PAY CLOSE ATTENTION TO THE DRESS CODE FOR THE EVENT. THIS INFORMATION WAS HANDED OUT AT THE SENIOR MEETING IN FEBRUARY AND THERE ARE COPIES OF IT IN THE ATHLETIC DIRECTORS OFFICE FOR ANYONE THAT WOULD LIKE TO REFRESH THEIR MEMORY. THE DRESS CODE WILL BE STRICTLY ENFORCED AT THE PARK AND BEFORE ANYONE BOARDS THE BUS HERE AT ROCKLEDGE HIGH SCHOOL.
 
    • NO HATS, NO BAGS LARGER THAN HALF A SHEET OF PAPER, NO TANK TOPS, NO BATHING SUITS, NO BASKETBALL SHORTS, AND NO SCHOOL, COLLEGE, OR PROFESSIONAL TEAM LOGOS OR JERSEYS WILL BE ALLOWED.
  • AGAIN, COPIES OF THE DRESS CODE CAN BE PICKED UP IN THE ATHLETIC DIRECTOR’S OFFICE. IF YOU ARE NOT SURE DON’T WEAR IT!
  • ALSO STUDENTS NEED TO ARRIVE NO LATER THAN 5:00 OUT BY THE TENNIS COURTS TOMORROW TO LOAD THE BUSSES. WE WILL NOT WAIT FOR LATE STUDENTS. YOU MISS THE BUS YOU MISS GRAD BASH SO DON’T BE LATE. BUILD IN EXTRA TIME. 
  • HAVEN’T BOUGHT YOUR YEARBOOK YET? WHEN YEARBOOKS ARRIVE ON CAMPUS, ANY EXTRA BOOKS WILL BE SOLD FIRST COME FIRST SERVE. THE PRICE WILL INCREASE WHEN THE BOOKS ARRIVE ON CAMPUS. YOU HAVE UNTIL APRIL 30TH TO GO TO JOSTENS.COM AND ORDER YOURS ONLINE FOR $85. 
  • WANT SOME SWEET ROCKLEDGE GEAR FOR SUMMER? THE CLASS OF 2018 HAS SOME NEW ITEMS AVAILABLE! ALONG WITH SHIRTS, THEY ARE ALSO OFFERING CLASSIC SWEATERS, SWEATPANTS, AND HEADBANDS! STUDENTS OF ALL CLASSES ARE INVITED TO PURCHASE THESE ITEMS. FIND MRS.BRATTON IN ROOM 34-101 OR REPRESENTATIVES OF CLASS OF 2018 TO PURCHASE. ITEMS WILL BE ON SALE AS WELL DURING LUNCH SELECT DAYS THIS WEEK. UPDATE YOUR ROCK WARDROBE TODAY! 
  • INTERACT WILL BE SELLING TICKETS FOR “HANDS ON THE WALL” TODAY IN THE CAFETERIA. SENIORS WHO WOULD LIKE TO IMMORTILIZE THEIR HIGH SCHOOL EXPERIENCE CAN PURCHASE TICKETS TO PAINT THEIR HAND AROUND THE STUNNING MURAL DRAWN BY EMILY BARNES, AND PAINTED BY EMILY, MADELYN DEROSSETT, AND ISABELLE DIAZ. THE MURAL IS ON BUILDING 12. GET YOUR TICKETS FOR NEXT WEEK’S PAINTING – LET YOUR JOURNEY BEGIN! SEE MS. HARRIGAN OR MS. STEPHENSON WITH QUESTIONS. 
  • CLASS OFFICER APPLICATIONS ARE AVAILABLE IN MRS. KEARNS ROOM 1655. ALL STUDENTS INTERESTED IN BEING AN OFFICER FOR THEIR CLASS OR THE EXECUTIVE BOARD, MUST TURN IN A COMPLETED APPLICATION BY WEDNESDAY, MAY 3RD. 
  • ATTENTION ALL TENNIS PLAYERS – ALL PLAYERS OF BOTH COMPETITIVE AND DEVELOPMENTAL GROUPS NEED TO SEE COACH FLEMING OR COACH KEEHN BEFORE NEXT WEDNESDAY FOR INFORMATION ABOUT THE AWARDS BANQUET IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN ATTENDING. ALSO, ALL ISSUED UNIFORM PIECES NEED TO BE TURNED IN AS SOON AS POSSIBLE OR YOU WILL BE PLACED ON THE MONIES OWED LIST. 
  • RENAISSANCE REWARDS WILL BE IN THE CAFETERIA TO HAND OUT BRACELETS FOR THE RALLY. THE RALLY WILL BE HELD THIS MONDAY DURING 6TH AND 7TH PERIODS IN THE GYM. STUDENTS MUST REPORT TO THEIR 6TH PERIOD CLASS AND BE RELEASED FROM THERE TO GO TO THE GYM. 
  • ALL TRACK ATHLETES NEED TO TURN IN THEIR CANDY MONEY TO MRS. SCARBOROUGH ASAP. MONIES OWED SLIPS WILL GO OUT WEDNESDAY, MAY 3RD.
  • STUDENTS – IF YOU HAVE MISSED MORE THAN 9 DAYS THIS SEMESTER YOU ARE IN JEOPARDY OF FAILING DUE TO ABSENCES. IF YOU NEED AN ATTENDANCE APPEAL THEY ARE AVAILABLE FOR PICK UP IN THE DEAN’S OFFICE BEFORE SCHOOL, DURING LUNCH, OR AFTER SCHOOL. YOUR ATTENDANCE APPEAL MUST BE FILLED OUT COMPLETELY BY YOU, YOUR PARENTS, AND YOUR TEACHERS. FAILURE TO COMPLETE THE FORM ENTIRELY WILL VOID THE APPLICATION; THEREFOR MAKE SURE ALL INFORMATION IN INCLUDED. ALL APPEALS NEED TO BE TURNED IN TO MS. STEPHANIE BY WEDNESDAY, MAY 10TH. 
  • STUDENTS – WE ARE STILL MISSING HUNDREDS OF PRE-REGISTRATION PACKETS. THE MORE PACKETS WE GET IN THE FASTER OUR REGISTRATION PROCESS WILL BE IN AUGUST. IF YOU ARE STILL HOLDING ON TO YOUR PACKET PLEASE BRING IT TO MRS. HOLDEN IN GUIDANCE AS SOON AS POSSIBLE. IF YOU HAVE LOST YOUR PACKET PLEASE SEE GUIDANCE FOR ANOTHER ONE.
  • REMEMBER TONIGHT IS THE 9TH ANNUAL PINK GAME AT McLARTY STADIUM. TAILGATING IS FROM 5:30 – 6:30 AND THE GAME STARTS AT 7:00. COST TO GET INTO THE GAME IS $4.00 AND YOUR MONEY WILL GO ON TO HELP SUPPORT THE FIGHT AGAINST BREAST CANCER AND THE CLASS OF 2017. WE ARE EXCITED ABOUT CARRYING ON THIS ROCKLEDGE TRADITION SO WE HOPE TO SEE YOU TONIGHT AT McLARTY AT 7:00. DON’T FORGET TO WEAR PINK! 
  • THE RAIDER BASEBALL TEAM PICKED UP A WIN LAST NIGHT AGAINST THE ASTRONAUT WAR EAGLES BY A SCORE OF 12 – 3. KEVIN CLANTON IMPROVED HIS PITCHING RECORD TO 7 – 1 ON THE SEASON, ALLOWING NO EARNED RUNS OVER 5 INNINGS OF WORK. THE OFFENSE WAS LED BY TRISTAN LOVE WHO HAD A HOMERUN AND A DOUBLE AND 2 RBI’S. KEVIN CLANTON ALSO HAD 2 DOUBLES WHILE JAKE AURAND AND BRETT PARRISH HAD 3 HITS EACH. ERIC ADLER ALSO HAD TWO HITS AND 3 RUNS BATTED IN. GREAT JOB GUYS! 
  • THE LADY RAIDER SOFTBALL TEAM DID IT AGAIN! LAST NIGHT THE GIRLS COMPLETED A 4 PEAT AS DISTRICT CHAMPIONS. YES IT WAS THEIR 4TH DISTRICT CHAMPIONSHIP IN A ROW AND THEY DID IT BY DEFEATING THE EAU GALLIE COMMODORES BY A SCORE OF 6 – 2. 
  • WE HAVE ONE HOME ATHLETIC EVENT THIS EVENING AT THE SPRING SPORTS COMPLEX. THE BASEBALL TEAM WILL BE COMPLETING A GAME AGAINST THE VIERA HAWKS THAT WAS SUSPENDED BY RAIN EARLIER THIS SEASON. THE GAME WILL RESUME IN THE 5TH INNING WITH THE SCORE TIED AT 2. FIRST PITCH IS SET FOR 6:00. 
  • LAST CHANCE FOR MAKE-UPS THIS MORNING ONLY – AN EMAIL WAS SENT YESTERDAY AFTERNOON LISTING STUDENTS NEEDED FOR TESTING. IF IN DOUBT, SEND THEM TO LAB 820. 
  • THIS COMPLETES THE MORNING ANNOUNCEMENTS. EVERYBODY HAVE A GREAT DAY AND A GREAT WEEKEND!
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