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June 19, 2014

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Thank You and Have a Wonderful Summer: A message from the superintendent
 
8th-Grade Recognition Ceremony and 8th-Grade Dance photos are now available.

30th Annual 4th of July Fireworks will be Fri., July 4 at Radnor High School (Rain date: Sat., July 5). Proceeds benefit the RHS Scholarship Fund. Gates will open at 6:30 p.m. and the show will begin at dusk. Additional fireworks have been added to celebrate this anniversary. There will be music, children's games with prizes, a moon bounce, an obstacle course and refreshments. For ticket information, please visit the RHSSF website. If you would like to volunteer at the event, please contact Kathy Levenick.

eMinder Notice: This is the last eMinder of the school year. There will be a mid-summer eMinder on July 24.

From the School

2014 Yearbooks are still available for purchase on a first-come, first-serve basis. They will be sold in the main office for $35 cash or check made payable to "Josten's". Please contact Andy Achenbach, yearbook advisor, if you have any questions. 

For the first time, Radnor High School is proud to offer three math courses this summer: Advanced Algebra 1, Advanced Geometry and Honors Geometry!
Registration is open through Fri., June 20 in the RHS main office. For more details and an application form, visit here.


Summer Study Skills Fran Misener, RHS Literacy Coach, compiled a LibGuide titled Study Skills that will be beneficial for both parents and students. Pay close attention to the Study Island tab, which holds information on the web-based tool students can access from home to brush up on skills in Algebra, Biology and Literature. The guide also contains information on Keystone Exams, vocabulary skills and aptitude tests. Want to know more? Check out the page. If you have questions, contact Mrs. Misener.

Radnor Boys Crew Club Are you thinking about trying out for crew but don't know what to expect? Are you wondering if crew is the sport for you? Join us for a FREE Learn to Row (LTR) Camp: Aug. 18-23. RBCC's summer LTR camp is an opportunity for Radnor High School students (incoming freshman or upperclassmen with no rowing experience) to spend a week with the Radnor coaches, learning the basics of sweep rowing and to experience what it is like to participate in Radnor Boys Crew. For more info or to sign up, please visit our website.


Summer Basketball Camp! Coach Monahan and the Radnor High School's Boys Basketball Program will once again be running a summer youth basketball camp for students going into the 4th- to 9th-grades. The camp will run from 5:30-7:30 p.m. in the RHS gym from June 30-July 3. Registration forms and other information can be found here. Space is limited to the first 50 campers who register, so register early. For more details, email Coach Monahan or call 610-293-0855 (x3772).

Radnor High School Football All interested players (incoming 9th- to 12th- graders) for RHS Football (or parents) should contact coach Tom Ryan at 610-745-8000. Please sign up for RGBC (Radnor Gridiron Booster Club) updates by e-mailing Gretchen Andersen. Please visit our website for forms and detailed information.
 
Looking Ahead: 
September 2 First Day of School
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From the PTO

Thank you to our many committee chairs, volunteers and Board of Directors It is your efforts and support that made this school year so successful. For a recap of our accomplishments, click here. Special thanks to outgoing officers, Connie Congleton, Michelle Leonatti and Sangeeta Purohit. For a look ahead at our newly appointed RMS PTO Officers and Board of Directors for the 2014-15 school year, click here

Attention RMS Parents The RMS PTO needs your help to make the 2014-15 school year a success! Click here to sign up online or print this form and mail it to RMS. Many opportunitites are available, check out the RMS PTO website for more info! Questions, comments or ideas? Contact Denick Herrin.

Calling all RMS Artists Want to see your artwork in print? Submit a cover for the 2014-15 directory. Competition details can be found here. Questions? Contact us at RadnorMSPTO@gmail.com.  

Looking ahead...Check the PTO Calendar for dates/times of our first PTO sponsored events for the upcoming school year. Enjoy the summer!

Radnor Spirit Gear is HERE! The PTOs and PTSA have come together to make buying Radnor Spirit Gear for your family so much easier. Click here to begin ordering from one centralized site for everyone, no matter what school! There is a big selection of new merchandise for kids and adults. Go online now to order and get ready to show your Radnor school spirit!
 
From the District

2014-15 District Calendar | Revised 2013-14 School Calendar
                 
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From the School Board

Upcoming Meetings:
June 24 School Board (7 p.m.)

Recent Videos: 6/17 Curriculum Policy 6/10 Finance Facilities 5/27 School Board 5/13 Gov't Relations/Communications

Board Recaps: Stay up to date with what the RTSD school board is doing. There are board recaps posted after each meeting. For the board recap page, click here.

Board Meeting TV schedule: Comcast Channel 8, Verizon Channel 30
RTSD Board Meeting Mondays at 10 a.m.; Wednesdays at 2 p.m.; Fridays at 6 p.m.
RTSD Board Committee Meetings Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning at 1 p.m.    
           
 
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