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Welcome Rogers-Herr family and friends! We appreciate you taking the time to visit our website. Please mark your calendars and note the following upcoming events and reminders.
Students should not come to school on Mon, Dec 18 or until Mon, Jan 8 because it is our winter intersession!
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Dr. Rogers and the Rogers-Herr staff would like to extend a sincere thank you to Susan Roux and all of our families for your overwhelming show of support during the Chromebook challenge. Your generous contributions helped us exceed our goal. Because of your enormous efforts, $11,700 were raised and our school will have 39 more Chromebooks added to our classrooms! Rogers-Herr is an extraordinary place to learn, work, and grow because of you! Thank you!
On Tue, Dec 19, we travel to DSA. Come out and support the Rogers-Herr Rams! Tickets are $3. Kids under 10 & DPS employees w/ ID badge are free.
Show your "Philanthropizza Card" (which we sent home on 8/15, let us know if you need another one) to your server when you dine at or get take-out from California Pizza Kitchen, 6910 Fayetteville Rd, and 20% of what you spend will be donated to Rogers-Herr! This only works at the Southpoint CPK through Thu, Jan 4.
The winner of each classroom competition for the Nat'l Geographic Bee will compete school-wide on Fri, Jan, 12. Our School Georgraphy Champion will then submit a written test and, if selected, will get an all-expense-paid trip to Washington, DC for the national tournament in May. The contest will be televised, moderated by Alex Tribek, and the first-place winner will win a $25,000 college scholarship! Please email Ms. Stevens at firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to volunteer or have any questions.
We will provide information about when our annual History Bee will be when we return from intersession. In the meantime, get prepared by studying the US Study Guide& The World Study Guide. Last year we sent FOUR students to regional finals in Charlotte! We hope to have just as many this year!
The NC Holocaust Speakers Bureau is proud to announce its inaugural poster competition! This year's theme is DEFIANCE: Unarmed Resistance During the Holocaust. The competition is open to all RHMS students and entries are due on Fri, Jan 12. The 1st prize is $150, 2nd prize is $75, & honorable mention is $50. In addition to a poster, all entries be submitted with a completed entry form and an essay of ~125 words describing how the poster is relevant to the theme. Check out the flyer here. Winners will be announced on Thu, Mar 1. The prizes will be awarded at Durham's annual Holocaust commemoration on Sun, Apr 15, where the winning posters will be displayed.
If you'd like to perform in our 3rd Annual Talent Show, pick up a parent permission form from the main office, take time over intersession to develop a great performance, and bring your signed form, along with everything else you'll need to audition (music, monologues, choreography, costumes, props, etc.) to the auditorium on Thu, Jan 18, 2:30-4:30pm. The GEMS talent show is scheduled for Fri, Jan 26. Please contact Ms. Logan if you have any questions.
RHMS offers lots of ways to stay up to date. In addition to getting updates emailed to you (to subscribe, just send an email to email@example.com), you can also get text messages (text @rogershe to 81010; you'll get a request for your name; reply and you're done). To ensure that you get Principal Rogers' weekly phone updates, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with your child's name and updated phone numbers. We also have an active presence on Facebook & Twitter!
That is all for this week's announcements. Have a wonderful week. RAMS ROCK!
On school days, our doors open for students at 7am and the instructional day begins promptly at 7:30. Breakfast is served in the cafeteria from 7-7:20am. Students arriving after 7:30am go directly to the main office to sign in, get a tardy pass, and then go to class.
Car riders and bus riders are dismissed at 2:20pm, which is when the instructional day ends. Attendance is very important and contributes to student success. We depend on parents to ensure that our students are present and on time every day.
Sign up or log in to Here Comes The Bus to track the location and schedule of your child's bus. Our school code is 97034.
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It’s never too late to join the PTA! You’ll be surprised how fulfilling it is to take this step! You’ll join a community of parents and teachers that make a difference for our students together. our membership and donations to the RHMS PTA support classroom supplies, educational activities, staff appreciation events, informational forums for parents, and fun events for our students throughout the year. PTA dues and donations are also tax deductible! Joining our PTA, which is only $8, has never been easier now that you can sign up online! That's right! No forms to download, print, fill out, and turn in with a check! All you have to do is click here to join! It's so easy, why not do it right now?
New RHMS duffle bags are just $15! Perfect for health class! New RHMS crewneck sweatshirts are just $20! Short-sleeved tees are just $12! Buy two items and get $5 off your total! Buy all three and get $10 off! Fill out an order form in the front office. Give forms and money to the front office reception. Orders can be picked up from there, too! Questions: email@example.com
Did you know that last year we raised over $2,400 for our school by just linking our shopping cards at Target, Kroger and Harris Teeter to our school? All you need to do is go to customer service at your local Kroger or Harris Teeter and ask that they link (or re-link) your shopping card to our school. Both rewards programs run Aug–May each year and you MUST re-link your card to our school ID each year. Our Kroger School ID is 94484 and our Harris Teeter School ID is 3646. Our PTA can link your Harris Teeter card for you. Just email your last name and your HT card number or the phone number associated with your HT card to Susan Roux at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will do the rest!
Shoparoo is an app that lets you earn cash donations for your school, just by taking pictures of your shopping receipts! It's so easy! It doesn't matter where you shop, what you buy, or where you eat - every receipt counts! Grade levels compete for the most money raised. We just received a check from Shoparoo for $55! Use this referral code: goh50341. Join us in fundraising today! Download the free app here!
We have so much appreciation for our parent volunteers who give of their valuable time! All potential DPS volunteers must complete an online volunteer application and undergo a background check before volunteering. The process will take 5-7 days. Once approved, your certification is good for two years. If you have any questions, please contact guidance counselor Ryanne Logan at 919.560.3970 x 70234.
This page last updated December 15, 2017