September 28, 2016 Announcements

  • Yearbooks are on sale for $70 from now until Thanksgiving. You may purchase online at or in Mr. Pickell's room, Building B Room 324. Prices will increase after Thanksgiving so don't miss out on this special offer.

    Clubs and organizations that would like to enter a float in the Homecoming Parade need to pick up a registration form from Mr. Ardison in Rm. 316.   Completed forms will need to be returned no later than Monday, October 3rd.

    Credit Recovery will be held Tuesdays and Thursdays:  Room 110 with Mrs. Thompson from 3:30-4:40 AND Room 311 with Mr. Guillemet from 7:15-8:15.  Please bring your log in information.

    There will be several free ACT prep workshops in the next few weeks. Check outside Mrs. Johnson's room for specific dates, times, and sign ups.

    The Hands of Mercy Canned Food Drive is now collecting items and will continue through homecoming week. This will be a competition between the grade levels, with collection barrels in Ms. Thompson's, Ms. Dailey's, Mrs. Smith's, and Dr. Van's classrooms. See the list of items needed, and help out your class, as well as a family in the community, by participating

    There will be a meeting for all science bowl participants on Friday, September 30 after school. All paperwork is due at that meeting.

    Any student interesting in going on the Engineer's day field trip on Thursday, October 20th needs to pick up a permission form from Mrs. Johnson. Available spots are very limited with upperclassmen having priority, so sign up as soon as possible.

    The Kings Island trip is October 15. The cost is $115. The money needs to be turned in by Thursday this week. Please see Mr. Young if you are interested in going.

    Anyone still interested in being a member of Key Club see Ms. Pitts in Room 320

    Anyone still interested in being a member of Las Abejas Spanish Club see Ms. Pitts in Room 320

    Principal’s Leadership Council meetings will begin next week.
    Juniors – Thursday, September 29th
    Seniors – Friday, September 30th
    The meetings will be at 7:30 AM in the front office Conference Room

    Seniors: Please remember to get your senior quotes and senior baby ads to Coach Pickell in Room 324 as soon as you can.  The early bird special for the Senior Ads ends this Friday September 30.

    There will be a DECA Meeting on Thursday September 29 in Coach Pickell’s classroom at 8:00 am. Any student wishing to join DECA and compete at DECA Competition needs to attend the meeting.

    There will be a fishing club meeting Friday in room 326 at 8:10am.

    Seniors: it's college app week. If you haven't already, it's time to start your college applications.

    Students interested in joining this years Ping pong club need to see Mrs. Tedder to get a waiver and meeting times.

    Join us for See you at the Pole Wednesday morning at 7:30 in front of the school at the flag pole. No FCA on Wednesday.

    Friday, September 30 is the last day for sophomores, juniors, and seniors to join Beta this semester. If you are planning on joining Beta, you must turn in your form and $40 dues no later than Friday to either Ms. Lane or Mrs. Thompson





Go to "Latest News" for Homecoming 2016 Activities and Schedule


2016-17 Yearbooks can be purchased now for $70.  Prices will increase after Thanksgiving.  See Mr. Pickell for details.






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The vision of Roane County High School is to create a safe, supportive environment where all learners are expected to engage in a learning process in which they are challenged to achieve their highest potential.



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