CONGRATULATIONS to ANDREA PATTERSON,
our '16 -'17 TEACHER OF THE YEAR!
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PARENTS OF SENIORS:
We need volunteers and donations/contributions for the 2017 Senior Splash. The post-graduation safe celebration needs parents to act as chaperones, set up, and more. Meetings will be held March 6, April 3, and May 8 at 6:30 PM in the SHS Library. If you would like to get involved, please attend a meeting or contact
Mrs. Sexton or Mrs. Hahn.
You may also contact Mrs. Sexton or Mrs. Hahn about personalized graduation balloons, senior recognition paw prints, and Paw Praises, the pre-graduation video shown at Chaifetz before the ceremony.
Download information HERE.
Building Life Foundations Nonviolence Center
Civil Rights Tour
See Mrs. Hick in 134, Sen. Torrini in 131, or Ms. Como in 222
Join us as we visit cities that shaped and changed America, visiting historically rich sites, while learning and training in the foundations of Dr. King’s philosophy of nonviolence.
Who: Ritenour and Seckman students and sponsors, presented by Building Life Foundations Nonviolence Center
What: Historical civil rights tour and non-violence training
Where: Nashville, Atlanta, Tuskegee, Montgomery, Selma
Nashville, TN: Lunchroom Counter Sit-In Museum
Atlanta, GA: Dr. King’s Birth Home, The King Center, National Center for Civil and Human Rights Museum
Tuskegee, AL: George Washington Carver Museum, the Oaks, Booker T. Washington Home, Tuskegee University
Montgomery, AL: Rosa Parks Museum, Dr. King’s Parsonage Home, Southern Poverty Law Center
Selma, AL: Edmund Pettus Bridge
When: July 14, 15, 16
Why: To capture the spirit of America's most prominent Civil Rights leaders while learning about the struggle for racial equality and the people behind this powerful social movement.
How: National charter bus line - likely Vandalia Bus Lines
Cost $425 per person, based on double occupancy
Cost includes roundtrip transportation, 2 nights hotel accommodations, breakfast, all entrance fees, and a certified nonviolence trainer/tour leader.
$50 non-refundable deposit due by March 1st to reserve a seat.
Upcoming Performance Events:
SHS Spring Concert, May 5th, 7pm, Rickman Auditorium