Senior Announcements

    Welcome to the RHS Senior Class Announcements.   This site is updated frequently with school announcements, college information, and scholarship opportunities for our senior students and their parents.
    Important Dates:
    August 2nd - Early Schedule Pick-up (Must join PTO)
    August 8th  - First day of school
    August 20th - Senior Parent Meeting (5:30 - Cafeteria)
    August 20th - Open House 6:00 -8:30 pm (Auditorium & Classrooms)
    September 17th from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm - RHS College Fair in the Cafeteria
    October 2nd  - ACT for seniors on campus (no cost)
    Oct. 12th - Senior Graduation Supplies Meeting (for seniors only)
    October 25th - Senior Graduation Supplies order due 
    Seniors: The deadline that has been set to get senior portraits taken for the yearbook is
    Monday, December 3rd. You must call Bruckners' Photography studio and set up an appointment
    with them to have that done. There is a $35 sitting fee in addition to any charge for portrait
    packages you wish to purchase.

    Scholarship & Opportunity Information:

    www.get2college.org - (scholarship information, ACT workshops, etc.)
    Click Here for a look at opportunities at Get 2 College (ESF).
    FAFSA opens October 1, 2018-
    State Scholarships open October 1, 2018:  
    1-MTAG--Click Here for requirements
    2-MESG--Click Here for requirements 
    3-HELP Scholarship--www.riseupms.com
    *A student must be enrolled in 15 credit hours to receive State Aid. 
    August 28, 2018
    Click HERE for information on the Horatio Algers Scholarship.
    Priority Deadline is December 1, 2018 for MOST universities and colleges in Mississippi.  Remember, you must first apply for admission before applying for a scholarship to a particular college or university. 

     2018-19 ACT Test Dates & Registration Deadlines


              Test Date                                                           Registration Deadline          

         September 8, 2018                                                    August 10, 2018

         October 27, 2018                                                     September 28, 2018

         December 8, 2018                                                    November 2, 2018

          Febuary 9, 2019                                                        January 11, 2019

          April 13, 2019                                                            March 8, 2019

          June 8, 2019                                                                May 3, 2019

          July 13, 2019                                                              June 14, 2019


    Click HERE for information regarding Hinds Community College Special Events 2018-2019.


    September 5, 2018

    Omega Fsi Phi Fraternity, Inc. is sponsoring an essay contest for up to $500,00 scholarship.  Click HERE for information and click HERE for application.


    September 11, 2018

    Please click the link below for information regarding the AES Engineering Scholarship opportunity.



    September 17, 2018 

    Davidson College in Davidson, NC is offering the John M. Belk Scholarship for students interested in attending Davidson College.  If you are interested in attending Davidson College and want more information about the John M. Belk Scholarhsip, please come by Student Services.
    The Mississippi University for Women (The W) will be hosting two NAVIGATING NURSING DAYS for juniors and seniors interested in learning more about a career in nursing.  Daes are Thursday, November 15, 2018 & Thrusday, February 28, 2019.  Please sign up with your counselor in Student Service.
    October 5, 2018
    FAFSA DAY:  GET 2 COLLEGE will have representatives at RHS November 6th from 10:00 am - 1:00 pm to assist in completing the FAFSA application.  Students must sign up for a time slot in Student Services.  Space is limited.
    October 10,2018
    Click HERE for the Omega Psi Phi Scholarship information.  Deadline is October 19, 2018.
    October 11, 2018
    Click HERE for information regarding the Visionary Scholarship Program.  Deadline is May 1, 2019.
    Click HERE for the Chirstian Leaders of the Future scholarship application.  Application deadline is December 1, 2018. 
    October 17, 2018
    Click HERE for FAFSA flyer as a reminder for students to sign up for FAFSA Day in Students Services!
    October 25, 2018
    The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation College Scholarship Program is the largest undergraduate scholarship program available to high-achieving high school seniors with financial need who seek to attend the nation’s best four-year colleges and universities. In addition to the monetary award, Cooke Scholars receive comprehensive educational advising, significant cohort-based programming, and graduate school funding, as well as a thriving network of nearly 2,500 fellow Cooke Scholars and alumni. Application deadline: November 20, 2018. www.jkcf.org/college
    November 9, 2018
    Students planning to attend JSU in the fall have an opportunity to apply for the JSU BRIDGE TO THE FUTURE.  Please stop by Students Services and pick up information regarding this program. 
    December 11, 2018
    MS is hosting a leadership conference in Feb.  Click HERE for information.
    December 17, 2018
    Click HERE for information regarding a scholarship from the Recovery Village.
    January 26, 2019  @10:00
    Senior Breakfast in RHS Cafeteria
    Click here for more information.
    The "Do Right" Scholarship - Application deadline is April 5, 2019
    Click HERE for information regarding the scholarship.
    Olde Towne Middle School Scholarship -Application deadline is April 15, 2109
    Click  Here  for information regarding the scholarship.