Upcoming Dates Of Interest
On October 2 Periods 2 – 5, Riverside will be hosting College Application Day! The goal is for our seniors to complete and file college applications. Admissions Counselors from local Colleges and Universities will be on hand to assist and answer questions while our seniors complete their application in H112. Contact Ms. Collins at 355-7816 or email@example.com if you have any questions. Click here to review Flyer
The world needs to know your inner artist! Choreograph a dance, produce a film, write a poem or story, compose a song, take a picture or create a piece of visual art and tell us your interpretation of the theme: “The world would be a better place if...” Print a PTA Reflections Entry Form today and return with your project to Mrs. Bianchi or Mrs. Bird, no later than October 22, 2014. Students with questions should contact Mrs. Sharree Sanders at Sheridangray@msn.com.
- Follow the link to print and review the information and forms for entry and rules. On the SCPTA site, please read the rules for your category located in Appendix E and submit your project along with a completed student entry form and consent form if applicable
Beginning with Class of 2015 - High School Exit Exam (HSAP) Not Required to Receive Diploma .....read more
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2014-15 Tutor Lists are now available
Our Adult and Student Tutor Lists are now available! Use the links below to access either list. They can also be found on the Counseling On-Demand page, with that link being available through the RHS School Counseling web oage.
Greenville Regional Education Center to Host SAT/ACT Test Taking Strategies Workshop
The Greenville Region of Personal Pathways to Success is hosting a FREE SAT/ACT workshop on Saturday, October 25 at the University Center in Greenville from 9 AM until 2 pm. To register contact Elayne Gray at 864-467-3620 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
National Merit Scholarship Semi-Finalist Named
Riversdie High School is proud to announce that John Freeman, Stephanie Hong, Elliott Lin and Philip Gheorghiu have been named as 2015 National Merit Scholarship Semi-Finalist. This distinct honor is achieved by less than 1% of hte nation's high school graduating seniors who received the highest scores on the PSAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test in their junior year. These academically talented students have an opportunity to continue inthe competition for some 7600 National Merit Scholarships worth approximately $33 million that will be offered in the spring. We congratulate John, Stephanie, Elliott and Philip on this outstanding achievement and honor and are proud to have them represent Riverside High School.
Quintus F. Wrighten
Riverside High School’s new band director, Quintus F. Wrighten, Jr., is as passionate talking about the subject he teaches as he is instructing - more............
Fall 2014 National Practice Test Day
Kaplan, the University Center, and Greenville County Schools want to help you decide whether to take the SAT, ACT, or both to help you reach your college goals. With these FREE events, you'll be better informed about the tests and learn such things as:
- How are the SAT and ACT similar or different?
- How many colleges accept either test?
- Are SAT Subject Tests required if I take the ACT?
- With which test would I do better?
On Saturday, November 15, 9AM-1PM, Kaplan will host an SAT/ACT Combo Test. Join thousands of students nationwide to take two tests at once and use the results to compare your performance. This test will occur at the University Center of Greenville, in McAlister Square.
On Monday, November 24, 6PM-7:30PM, Kaplan will return to JL Mann's Media Center for the SAT vs. ACT Workshop. You and your parents will get to see the results of your Combo Test, learn the role of the tests in college admissions, and learn a few simple secrets to Test Day success!
"Sounds great. How do I sign up?"
Space is limited, so please enroll by calling 1-800-KAPTEST or visiting www.kaptest.com/hsevents. You may register for both events at once.
University Center Address: 225 S. Pleasantburg Dr., Greenville, SC 29607
JL Mann High School Address: 140 Fairforest Way, Greenville, SC 29607
RHS named among the top-ranked High Schools in SC and the nation
Riverside High is among the top-ranked high schools in South Carolina and the nation, according to the US News Best High Schools rankings. Riverside High ranks #6 in SC and #1,081 in the nation. The U.S. News rankings include data on more than 19,400 public high schools in 50 states and the District of Columbia. Schools were awarded gold, silver or bronze medals based on their performance on state assessments and how well they prepare students for college. To read more, click here
Alive at 25 Driving Program
Registration for the South Carolina Alive at 25 driving program is now open. Completion of this program is required in order to purchasing a parking pass for the 2013-2014 school year. No parking passes will be sold to students without a valid certificate of completion. If a student completed the Alive at 25 course last year, they do not have to retake the course but should bring their completed certificate to orientation.