Principal: H. Trent Evans
News and Announcements
WINTER BREAK: DECEMBER 22 - JANUARY 2
BAND CONCERTS: WEEK OF DECEMBER 15
The RCMS Bands will present their annual Winter Band Concerts on December 15 and 16, 2014.
SAS BRINGS HOUR OF CODE TO RCMS: DECEMBER 11 and 12
RCMS is fortunate to have the help of SAS programmers during Computer Skills week to introduce many of our 7th and 8th grade students to programming. Students will participate in the HOUR OF CODE. More information about the Hour of Code can be found at their website.
STUDENTS should follow this link to the activity: ANGRY BIRDS
LENOVO BRINGS JA'S PERSONAL FINANCE PROGRAM TO RCMS - FRIDAY, DECEMBER 5
THANKSGIVING SCHOOL CLOSURE: WED. through FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 26, 27 & 28
TRANSPORTATION YOU - WOMEN IN TRANSPORTATION: THURSDAY, NOV. 20TH, 6 to 8 PM
Faith Adams, Group Manager in Aviation Services at Atkins, will talk about her specific roles in transportation projects and lead the young women attendees in hands-on problem-solving activities. Meet other young girls interested in transportation engineering. Dinner is provided by WTS NC Triangle Chapter, so come hungry. Time: 6PM to 8 PM. Contat Nadia Aboulhosn, 919-431-5230 or firstname.lastname@example.org Workshop is held at ITRE @NCSU Centennial Campus, Research Builing IV, Room 2600, 909 Capability Drive, Raleigh.
GRADE 8 CAREER DAY: FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 21
RCMS 8th graders are fast joining the group of rising 9th graders for 2015-2016! Magnet and Early College applications are already starting! Students need to begin identifying their career interests to guide them in HS course selection. Currently, the 8th grade is learning about the 16 career clusters and identifying the relationship between their core and elective skills and career opportunities in each cluster. Students can explore careers by cluster on O'Net.
Career Day is Friday, November 21. The day begins with a presentation by Steffan Law and Chick-fil-A on teen labor laws and the teenage work experience. A Career Fair supported by 65 business and community volunteers runs from 10 to 12 and there are a variety of other activities throughout the day.