Upcoming Events

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Announcements

Mural Art Show

Over 40 talented RCMS Art Students participated in Large Mural Art Show coordinated by Mr. Fleischer! Be sure to check out the art on display in the hallways and the Media Center!


Chorus in NYC!

Chorus at Carnegie Hall in NYC! Click here for pictures! Congratulations everyone!


CHROMEBOOK & CHARGER COLLECTION!

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Chromebooks must be fully charged when turned in.

6th grade students will turn in their chromebook & charger on Friday, May 17. 
7th grade students will turn in their chromebook & charger on Thursday, May 23. (Algebra students will turn theirs in on May 24) 
8th grade students will turn in their chromebook & charger on Friday, May 24. (8th grade English 1 EOC test students will turn theirs in on May 30)

Replacement cost for a charger is $31.00. Second and subsequent damaged screen replacement cost is $69.00. Only certified checks, money orders or cash in the exact amount. No personal checks will be accepted. 

Per District Policy-"Will a student be required to pay for a lost Chromebook?
Yes. Students will need to pay the cost of a lost, unrecovered Chromebook. The school has the flexibility to work with students on a payment plan."


PICK UP ANY MEDICATIONS!

The last full day of attendance for students is June 4, 2019. School District policy requires the nurse to destroy medication that is not picked up at the end of the school year. If your child's medications are not picked up by 3:30 pm June 4, 2019, they will be destroyed.

For safety reasons, medications can not be sent home with students. Parents/guardians must pick up the medications. If you have any questions or concerns, please call our school nurse, Kelsey Long, RN at 864-452-0307. 


Attention Rising 7th Grade Parents

syrup bottleImportant Notice about Tdap Vaccine: In accordance with South Carolina law, all 7th grade students must have the Tdap vaccination. Tdap is a combination vaccine that protects against three potentially life-threatening diseases: tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis (whooping cough).

Students will not receive their schedule if the school does not have all of their correct documentation on file this includes an immunization record or an exemption form. We appreciate everyone who has already completed the Tdap requirements. If you have not, please be advised of this policy and complete the requirements as soon as possible.

Please do not wait until the start of your child's 7th grade school year. This must be on file with our nurse prior to the start of 7th grade.Please fax proof of vaccination to 864-452-0365 or email to kmccue@greenville.k12.sc.us


Summer Virtual Registration

Summer virtual registration is now taking place for 7th and 8th grade students. If your student would like to take a summer virtual course, please have them see Mrs. Lamb or Ms. Posley for information as soon as possible. More information on the programs and courses offered can be found HERE. 


Summer School 2019

Registration for Summer School opens up on May 1.  At that time, you may register and pay online at greenville.k12.sc.us/summerschool or in person at RCMS. Cash, certified check or money order. No personal checks accepted. Find additional information HERE. 


Rising 8th Graders!

Rising 8th graders-it's time to register for next year's field trip! - Dates of 8th grade Chattanooga, TN trip: October 23-25, 2019.  Want to see how awesome this year's trip was, watch this video. Link to register, see the detailed itinerary and make all payments: http://orangeskytravel.com/10312. Use Booking code: 10312.  $50 deposit due May 31st. If you have any questions, contact Sara Ritchie sritchie@greenville.k12.sc.us


RCMS Happenings....

Yearbooks are almost sold out! We have a limited number remaining on a first come first-served basis and will likely not have any available on Panther Pride Day (June 4th) for sale. Cost is $45.00 and money can be turned in to Mrs. Campbell.

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Summer Reading!  Blossom with Summer Reading! Get all of the details and suggestions for great books HERE.  You can print the BINGO form HERE also! 

 

Interested in receiving text messages about school cancellations and other schedule changes? 
The GCS Alert Form-English and GCS Alert Form-Spanish can be found by clicking the appropriate link.  The form is only for parents who currently have a landline listed as their “Primary Contact Phone” and wish to receive texts about school cancellations or other emergency schedule changes. Parents who already list a cellular phone as their primary contact will not need to take action to receive this service.  Additional information from the District can be found HERE.

Scroll through the RCMS "Art Gallery" - Our students are so talented, keep checking back for new entries!

Our Basic Daily Schedule can be found HERE.

Parents, please be reminded that our school policy regarding early dismissal asks that parents not seek an early dismissal after 2:45. Early dismissals at any time are disruptive to the school day and are particularly problematic in the last 30 min. of our instructional day. 

policy iconRCMS Grade Level Policies can be found HERE and also under the Parent and Student tabs, above.  

2016-2017 Greenville County School District Report to the Community can be found HERE  

Spirit Nights: Spirit Nights are fundraising nights when restaurants give a percentage of their sales during the time frame to the school. Be sure to mention Ralph Chandler when you order! Check our calendar for all Spirit Night opportunities!

Free Breakfast for Students  - All students can receive a school breakfast for free regardless of their status.

Meal prices are as follows:  Student Lunch Paid $2.50 - Reduced Lunch  $.40

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RCMS Panther Sports News!

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For the LATEST SPORTS NEWS AND UPDATES, CLICK ON THE BIG RC!

*New for the 2018-19 School Year - GCS announces a Clear Bag Policy for those attending athletic events. Details on the Clear Bag Policy can be found HERE, along with Frequently Asked Questions.


Tickets for RCMS Athletic Events now available to purchase online through GoFan.com, Click the Link to go to the RCMS Page YOUR GOFAN HOMEPAGE LINK: https://gofan.co/RalphChandlerPanthers  On game day, bring your phone and show purchase, it's that simple!

 RCMS Athletic Packet available by clicking HERE  All students interested in playing any athletic sport MUST fill out Athletic Packet in full and turn in to Coach McCartney. If a Physical is at the High School, it is the student's responsibility to get a copy for RCMS.  You can find the Athletic Handbook HERE.


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