Rome High School

1000 Veterans Memorial Highway Rome, Georgia 30161 (706) 235-9653

RHS Drama Presents...
Seven Brides for Seven Brothers

This weekend Only! April 17, 18, 19
7pm
RHS Auditorium
Tickets are $8 for adults and $5 for students.

Parents, Please take a moment to complete the following survey for the Title Program and Equity Assessment.

Parent Survey 2013-2014

Please help us improve by filling out this survey 1 time:  Either here online OR on paper that will come home on Tuesday, April 15th.
 

Spring 2014 AP/EOCT/Exam Schedule

AP/EOCT/Final Exam Schedule: 
Please schedule any appointments around these tests as Exam Periods will NOT be interrupted for student check-outs due to state guidelines.

Monday
May 5
 Tuesday
May 6
 Wednesday
May 7
 Thursday
May 8
 Friday
May 9
8 am AP CHEMISTRY
 8 am AP SPANISH
 8 am AP CALCULUS
 8 am AP ENGLISH LIT
8 am AP ENGLISH LANG
 12:30pmAP PSYCHOLOGY
 
 
 12:30 pm AP STATISTICS
Monday
May 12
 Tuesday
May 13
 Wednesday  May 14
 Thursday
May 15
 Friday
May 16
8 am AP BIOLOGY
8 am AP US GOVERNMENT
 8 am AP US HISTORY
 8 am AP WORLD HISTORY
8 am
MACRO-
ECONOMICS
 NO AP EXAMS
 12:30 pm AP PHYSICS
 12:30 pm AP EURO HIST.
 12:30 pm
MICRO-
ECONOMICS
 NO AP EXAMS
 EXAM/EOCT

Regular Bell Schedule

11:15 - 12:15 4th Period Exam for SENIORS ONLY


EXAM/EOCT

8:30 - 11:15 
3rd
Period Exam


11:15- 12:55 LUNCH

1:00- 3:55
7th
Period Exam

 EXAM/EOCT

8:30 - 11:15 
1st Period Exam

11:15- 12:55 LUNCH

1:00- 3:55
2nd Period Exam
EXAM/EOCT

8:30 - 11:15 
5th Period
 Exam

11:15- 12:55
LUNCH

1:00- 3:55
6th Period
Exam
EXAM/EOCT

8:30 - 11:15 
4th Period Exam
9-11 Grade ONLY

11:15
EARLY RELEASE

**Attention Seniors**
All written scholarship offers should be turned in to the Guidance Office Before APRIL 25.

Congratulations to Rome's New Director of Bands, Mr. Chad Hannah.

Rome High School would like to congratulate Mr. Chad Hannah on being named the Director of Bands for the "Sound of the Seven Hills." 



Welcome, Mr. Hannah!

Congratulations to Matthew Nedvin who will represent RHS at the Governor's Honors Program!



Junior Matthew Nedvin has been announced as a finalist for Governor's Honors.  He will be representing RHS this summer in the area of Vocal Music (Tenor). 


Congratulations!

End Of Course Test (EOCT) NEWS:

Parents and Students,
All students that are in the following classes this year at Rome High School must take the EOCT for that particular class:
9th Grade Literature and Composition
11th Grade Literature and Composition
Coordinate Algebra
Analytic Geometry
Physical Science
Biology
U.S. History
Economics

The EOCT for these classes will be the students' final exam for those classes.

Final Exams will be held at Rome High on May 12th - 16th.


Information about
Graduation Tickets

Seniors: Each senior will receive TEN tickets to graduation. Graduation will be held at The Forum on Saturday, May 17th at 10 am. Everyone must have a ticket to enter The Forum for graduation. 


If you need more tickets for your graduation, please seek them from other seniors who may not use their allotted number of tickets. 


Rome High only has the designated number of tickets that will be dispersed to our seniors.


Tickets will be given to seniors who ordered the cap and gown package. 


ALL tickets, as well as the cap and gown, will be disbursed toward the end of April.

Parents: Please note that the PowerSchool web address has changed. You can now access PowerSchool at
https://rcsga.powerschool.com/public/.

Congratulations to our State Winners in Men's Quartet!

Congratulations to Brady Drake, Christopher Fincher, Nick Ehmann and Matthew Nedvin for winning the 2nd straight State Championship in Men's Quartet!

Congratulations to the RHS Wrestling Team!

Elijah Kerr-Brown won a state championship yesterday in the 170 pound class at the state wrestling meet for 5AAAAA schools yesterday at Loganville High School. The Rome High Wrestling Team finished 7th overall with 79 points in the competition.
 
Arius Ofum was the runner-up finishing in 2nd place in the 220 pound class. Also placing were; Triston Payne in the 132 pound class and Sean Klasson in the 195 pound class. 
 
Elijah's championship was the 18th overall state championship for Rome High School and the third for the Kerr-Brown family. His older brother, Immauel. won back-to-back state championships before moving on to Duke University to wrestle for the Blue Devils. 
 
Rome High is coached by Mr. Bryan Aspera who teaches U.S. History for the Wolves.

Congratulations to RHS for being named a 2014 AP Honor School

On February 24, 2014, Superintendent Barge named 462 Advanced Placement Honor Schools. 


Rome High School has been named, for the second year in a row, as a 2014 AP STEM School and a 2014 AP STEM Achievement School by the Georgia Department of Education! 


Go Wolves!

 

AP STEM SCHOOLS: Schools with students testing in at least two (2) AP math courses and two (2) AP science courses (AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Statistics, AP Biology, AP Chemistry, AP Environmental Science, AP Physics B, AP Physics C, AP Computer Science)

AP STEM ACHIEVEMENT SCHOOLS: Schools with students testing in at least 2 AP math courses and 2 AP science courses and at least 40% of the exam scores on AP math and AP science exams earning scores of three (3) or highe

Please read for Information regarding the Extended Days beginning
March 3rd

Beginning March 3, 2014, RHS will be on an altered bell schedule to accommodate for lost instructional time from Snow Days. 


We will begin releasing at 3:55 pm on March 3rd. 


Please click HERE for the letter from Dr. Evans regarding the new schedule.

2014-2015 COURSE REGISTRATION TIMELINE AND INFORMATION

Information for Rising 9th Graders

Rising 9th graders will receive all materials at RMS on February 18th and will complete registration on PowerSchool through February 23rd.
The registration portal will not open before February 18th.
For a preview of the registration materials/instructions or for additional copies, please use the following links:
 
 
Information for Rising 10th - 12th Graders

Rising 10th-12th graders will go to the computer lab with their English classes from February 10th-13th and receive all registration materials.
The registration portal will open on February 10th and close on February 21st.
For a preview of the registration materials/instructions or for additional copies, please use the following links:
 

Prom Information for April 26, 2014

Juniors planning to attend the prom on Saturday, April 26, 2014 (8 pm - 11 pm) at the forum must pay prom dues.  This allows the junior to attend the prom both his/her junior and senior years.  Prom dues are $75 until Jan. 31, 2014 and are NON-REFUNDABLE. If a senior did not pay prom dues as a junior, then he/she must pay them as a senior. Prom dues go up $25 each month after January.
 
Prom Dues:
Aug. 1-Jan. 31: $75
Feb. 1- Feb. 28: $100
Mar. 1-Mar. 31: $125
Apr. 1- Prom: $150
 
Wear proper attire!  Young ladies should wear formal gowns and young men should wear tuxedos.  Students will not be allowed into the prom if attire does not meet the following requirements.
 
LADIES' GOWNS:
     
FRONT:
  • Strapless is permitted. 
  • Halters or dresses with straps may not plunge lower than the bust line.
BACK: 
  • Must not be lower than the natural waistline.
  • No midriff or abdominal cutouts are allowed.
  • Slits below the waist may not be higher than fingertip level.
  • No see-through material in the areas stated above.
MEN:
  • No sunglasses.
  • No sneakers. Dress shoes only.
  • No ball caps. Top hats are allowed.

Parent Survey

Parents, Please click the link below to complete a survey of our school. This survey will help us to understand the climate at our school.
The survey will only take 5-10 minutes.
Thank you for your time.

Click here to take the survey.

Yearbook and Senior Ad Information

We have extra space left for Senior Ads!
Please contact Ms. Amanda Howell at ahowell@rcs.rome.ga.us
for more information.

Click the link below to purchase online or click HERE to download the form.
The 2014 yearbook is on sale now for $65!
THE PRICE WILL INCREASE Jan 15.
You may purchase online or bring cash, check or money order to Ms. Howell in Room E5.

Click the link below to pre-order a 2014 yearbook.

Congratulations!

For the fourth time in six years, Rome High School has been named a

“Best High School in America”

by U.S. News & World Report for 2013.


Rome High was selected a “Silver Award” winner and ranked as the 46th high school in Georgia out of 400 high schools.


Click the USNews badge for more information from their website.

2013-2014 System Calendar

Click here for the 2013-2014 System Calendar which includes Holidays and the first and last days of school. 

Rome City Schools will begin the 2013-2014 school year on Friday, August 2. 2013.

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Information Regarding Enrolling a New Student

For a list of information needed to enroll a new student at RHS, please click here

For more information, please contact the guidance department at 706-235-9653.

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All Students will Graduate from Rome High School prepared for College or Work.

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This Week at RHS...

Monday, April 14

-Drama on stage- 4 -9pm VALIC Rep. -Mr. Mink will be available 8:00 – 4:00pm – Media Center Ref. Room
-Golf vs. Darlington (Stonebridge GC) – 4:15pm
-Soccer JVB vs. Villa Rica – 5:45pm
-Soccer VB vs. Villa Rica – 7:30pm
-Soccer VG @ Cartersville – 6:00pm -Baseball vs. Hiram – 5:55pm

Tuesday, April 15

-AP Pre-Registration (Commons) – 9:00am and 2:00pm
-VALIC Rep. Mr. Mink will be available 8:00 – 4:00pm – Media Center Ref. Room
-Track Regionals @ Woodland – 10:00am
-Drama on stage – 4 – 9pm

Wednesday, April 16

-Teachers-As-Advisors (10:10 am – 10:40 am)
-Judith Warden Rep. from Nova Southeastern University to meet with teachers in the Media Center Ref. Room
-Balfour (Cap & Gown) – All 4 lunches -Soccer VB @ N. Paulding – 7:30pm -Baseball vs. N. Paulding - 5:55pm
-Drama on stage – 4 – 9pm

Thursday, April 17

-Track Regional @ Woodland – 10:00am
-Golf Regional @ The Frog in Villa Rica – TBA
-Drama Spring Musical (Seven Brides for Seven Brothers) – 7:00pm – RHS Auditorium

Friday, April 18

-(GNTC) Asset Test – Foreign Language Bldg. – 8:30 – 11:30am -Baseball V @ Lithia Springs – 5:55pm -Soccer VG @ Woodstock – 5:30pm -Soccer VB @ Woodstock– 7:30pm -Drama Spring Musical (Seven Brides for Seven Brothers) – 7:00pm – RHS Auditorium

Saturday, April 19

-Drama Spring Musical (Seven Brides for Seven Brothers) – 7:00pm – RHS Auditorium

Sunday, April 20

-Easter Sunday

PowerSchool Links

Click here for the PowerSchool Teacher link.

Click here for the PowerSchool Parent link. 

SRI for Students

Click here for the Scholastic Reading Inventory

Health Survey

Achievement Series

Click the link for access to Student Achievement Series.


Employee Email Link

Teachers As Advisors