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Panther Gear (Online portal where you can find, shirts, hoodies, and other fantastic items to show your support for RHS.
(Items can also be purchased at RHS at the Panther Den)
Parent and Student Resources (Powerschool, PBIS Matrix, Georgia Performance Standards, and Student Handbook)
RHS Research Site (This site provides quick access to sites that will assist students in all subjects in conducting research and writing research papers/essays)
RHS Lady Panthers Football Club's Kettle Corn Fundraiser Is Back!
Great news has arrived. Kettle Corn fundraiser is back. While binge watching your favorite TV show, a bag of kettle corn would be a wonderful refreshing addition. For $5 a bag, get one of the five delicious flavors.
Original, Movie Theater, Caramel, Snickerdoodle, Passion Pop
Don't worry...these are the large bags. Be bold and satisfy that kettle corn hunger with a bag of each flavor. Your taste buds will thank you.
You can speak with one of our amazing athletes to order your favorite flavor or you can email methe team at email@example.com
Lady Panthers FC thanks you for your support.
PS. We accept PayPal and Venmo at firstname.lastname@example.org
RHS Students of the Week for 1/25/21
Congratulations to this week's, 1/25/21, RHS Students of the Week: Molly Holland, Dennis Hardeman, Destiney Millican, and Hannah Gunter. Thanks for your hard work and great attitudes. You make RHS a great place to go to school!
RHS Band member chosen for All District Band
Congratulations to the following Ridgeland Band students who made the GMEA District VII All District Band: Andrea Boyko, Isaac Woodall, Alex Huggins, Josh Wingard, Isabel Kennedy, Katie Gregory, and Asa Williams.
RHS Rifle Team Celebrate Senior Night This Thursday
RHS Basketball action for Week of 1/25/21
RHS Cheer Squad has been selected as one of the 4 finalists for the GCCA Team of the Year Award!
Kyan Clark named as the Goss Insurance Agency's North Georgia Player of the Week
Kyan Clark was selected the Goss Insurance North Georgia Player of the Week for the week of January 18th. Kyan averaged 18 points per game during the week highlighted by a 24 point performance in the region win vs Southeast Whitfield.
RHS Students of the Week for 1/19/21
Congratulations to this week's, 1/19/21, RHS Students of the Week: Colleen Thomas, Sam Bedner, Nathan McDaniel, and Cash Montgomery (not pictured). Thank you for setting examples of excellence!
The Riflery Team receives a generous donation.
Jack Staples, Commander, and Wayne Younes, Finance Officer, with the American Legion Battlefield Post 214, made an investment in our youth shooting program! Here they present a more than generous check to three of our team members.
RHS Basketball for the week of 1/19/21
Note: The JV games have been canceled for Thursday; the varsity games are still scheduled: Varsity Girls at 6 :00and Varsity Boys at 7:30
ALL RETURNING VIRTUAL STUDENTS MUST RETURN SCHOOL ISSUED DEVICES ND CHARGERS
Returning virtual students that have school issued devices need to charge those devices and bring the devices and the chargers to the RHS Media Center by Friday 1/22/21. The cost of a lost or damaged device is 225 dollars and the cost of a lost or damaged charger is 30 dollars. Items that are not returned by that date will incur a charge that will be applied to the student's account.
All Walker County Schools will be closed Monday 1/18/21 in observance of Martin Luther King Day.
RHS Riflery Team hits the bullseye again!
The Riflery Team edged out LaFayette in both competitions yesterday! The Top shooters for Ridgeland in the first competition were Jasmayn Walcott and Brooke Smith who both scored 274 points. The second competition also found two Ridgeland shooters tied for the top spot, Kayla Brewer and Mckenzie Hunter, who both scored 271 points. Congratulations to all Ridgeland athletes who competed and pushed the team to two more wins this season!
Cheerleaders Do More Than Fire up the Fans!
RHS would like to thank the Cheerleaders for their donation to the Food Pantry here at the school.
Our Cheerleaders are the best!!
RHS students of the Week for 1/12/21
Congratulations to the RHS students of the week for 1/20/21: Sara Fowler, Alexus Stephens, Mitchell Doventon, and Kirstyn Brown (not pictured). Thank you for all of your hard work and great attitudes. You make RHS a great place to be!
RHS Basketball Senior Night
The RHS Basketball program recognized its senior players Monday night, 1/15/21, during the matchup against Southeast Whitfield . The players recognized were Peyton Buchanan, Macie Boren, and Kobe Lewis.
Ridgeland Riflery Wins!
Ridgeland's first competition of the season, and our first Home competition ever, resulted in a 1,072 - 717 win over Gordon Central. The team, though nervous, put forth a great effort.
The Top shooters in each position were: Prone - Jasmayn Walcott with 99 out of 100. Standing - Mckenzie Hunter with 86 of 100. Kneeling - a three way tie with 91 of 100, Athen Blair, Jasmayn Walcott, and Kayla Brewer.
The overall Top Shot was Jasmayn Walcott who scored 274 out of 300.
Thanks to the many parents and other spectators who came to cheer the team on! YOU made a difference!
The team now prepares to face LaFayette in two matches at Home next Thursday.
RHS December Teacher of the Month
Congratulations to RHS' December Teacher of the Month, Ms. Beth Pilkington. She gives her all for students every day. We are proud to call her a member of our excellent faculty.
RHS December Athletes of the Month
Congratulations to two outstanding RHS students,Macie Boren and Aiden Raymer, for being chosen as the RHS Athletes of the Month for December. Ms. Boren is a member of the Lady's Basketball team, and Mr. Raymer is a member of the RHS Wrestling team.
RHS November Athletes of the Month
Congratulations to two outstanding RHS students, Kayla Brewer and Kobe Lewis, for being chosen as the RHS Athletes of the Month for November. Ms. Brewer is a member of the RHS Riflery team, and Mr. Lewis is a member of the Men's Basketball team.
RHS Teacher Julie Butler Receives The Golden Apple Award
Congratulations to RHS' very own Julie Butler. She is an amazing educator that works hard to provide the best educational experience for students every day.
Ridgeland Rifle Team Sponsors Veteran Competition
The RHS Rifle Team is holding a competitive event just for veterans! Check out the flyer on the left for more information.
Virtual Student EOCTs will be administered Monday January 4 and Tuesday January 5 at RHS. Devices will be provided for testing.
THESE DATES ARE FOR VIRTUAL STUDENTS ONLY
Monday January 4:
Tuesday January 5:
Transportation schedule for CURRENT VIRTUAL STUDENTS that will take the EOCs on January 4 (English III) and January 5 (Algebra I, Biology I, US History) 2021
THIS IS ONLY FOR CURRENT VIRTUAL STUDENTS
NOTE: PLEASE READ THE PARENT/GUARDIAN REQUIREMENT FOR AFTERNOON DROP OFF
Students of the Week for 12/14/20
Congratulations to the RHS Students of the Week for 12/14/20: Roger Paris, Selena Rodriguez (not pictured), Jakobe Turner (not pictured), and Justin Wheeler. Thanks for your great attitudes and hard work; you make us all proud.
The Holidays are here at RHS!
RHS faculty will enjoy the spirit of the season this year in their new RHS Scarves. RHS truly appreciates our staff and wishes you a very Merry Christmas!
Pantry Foodbox Drive-Thru at Ridgeland High School
Students of the Week for 12/7/20
Congratulations to the RHS Students of the Week for 12/7/20: Jessie Belden, Katie Gregory, Hudson Couch, and Layla Mays (bottom picture). Thanks for your great attitudes and hard work; you make us all proud.
School photo retakes are in!
Students that had their pictures retaken will receive their pictures on the week of 12/14-12/18 from their first block teacher. Virtual students can pick up their pictures from the front office during regular school hours.
Ridgeland High School
10th Grade English Teacher
Attention all Panthers of the Class of 2021 who may be turning 18!!!
There is an election right around the corner. If you will be 18 on Election Day, January 5, you are eligible to register, but the registration deadline is the Monday!!!
Here are the key dates you need to keep in mind:
*December 7 - Deadline for voter registration
*December 14 - Early voting begins
*January 5 - Election Day
Register to vote:
Call Board of Elections 706-638-4349 or register online at Online at SOS.GA.Gov (go to elections, then my voter page)
Information Regarding Walker County Schools Holiday Break and Return to Second Semester
Please see the video on the left for a message from Mr. Raines concerning the upcoming Winter Break and the beginning of second semester.
Attention Panther Nation!
On the left you will find the gym protocol that will be in place at Gordon Lee High School during the Christmas Basketball JV Game Tournament on December 12. These protocols below will also be in place for the Varsity Tournament on December 19.
In addition, only 50 tickets are being made available online to visiting teams for the tournament, so make sure you purchase them soon. Here are the instructions for purchasing your tickets (remember, that NO tickets will be sold at the door...you must purchase online):
2. Search for “Gordon Lee High School”
3. Once on the page showing all upcoming events, find and select Gordon Lee vs. Ridgeland JV/Atlanta Classical (December 12)
4. The access code is GQCJE6
5. Follow the prompts to purchase
It is highly advised to download the Ticket Spicket app to your phone. This will be easier and more convenient as you enter the event.
Golden Apple Award nominee Julie Butler
Congratulations to Julie Butler who was nominated to receive the Golden Apple Award from WDEF. This is awarded each month to an outstanding Teacher in our area.
Thank you Mrs. Butler for your hard work and helping students to achieve success!
RHS November Teacher of the Month
Congratulations to Heather Campbell for being selected as November's Teacher of the Month. Thank you for all that you do for the students of RHS!
Athletes of the Month for September and October 2020
Congratulations to the RHS Athletes of the Month!
Jeremiah Turner for Football (1st from left)
Michelle Thomason for Cheerleading (2nd from left)
Tyler Bailey for Band (3rd from left)
Marianne Beliveau for Softball (pictured individually)
Students of the Week for 11/2/20
Congratulations to this week's, 11/2/20, RHS Students of the Week: Danny Phillips, Kaylee Kidd, Jeremiah Turner, and Magan McCormick. You make us all proud!
Students of the Week for 11/30/20
Congratulations to the RHS Students of the Week for 11/30/20! The outstanding students are: Jacob Holder (pictured), Madeline Moore, Kyle Rodgers, and Brook Smith. Thanks for all of your hard work and great attitudes. You make us all proud!
RHS Volleyball Team members receive honors
Congratulations to four of the RHS Panther Volleyball Team members: Natalee McClain, Asia Silmon, Justice Devlin, and Brylee Durham!
Asia received Area 7AAAA 1st team honors, and Natalee McClain, Justice Devlin, and Brylee Durham received Area 7AAAA 2nd team honors.
RHS Students of the Week for 10/26/20
Congratulations to this week's, 10/19/20, RHS Students of the Week: Abby Thompson, Chase Stevens, Joseph Smith, and William Zearfaus. You make us all proud!
RHS October Teacher of the Month
Congratulations to Christie Shepherd for being selected as the Teacher of the Month for October. Thank you for all that you do for the students of RHS!
Keep Your Eyes on the Prize
Dr. Bandy & Mrs. Jagger’s AP Psychology class with their “eye-popping” balloon eye balls they made today in class. The classes are currently covering the Eye, Ear, and Other Senses in this chapter.
RHS Students of the Week for 10/19/20
Congratulations to this week's, 10/19/20, RHS Students of the Week: McKensie Miller, Kanye Edwards, Daryl Vazquez, and (not pictured) Caleb Bates. You make us all proud!