4:00 PM Track - Varsity - Boys
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM Parent-Teacher Advisory Committee Meeting
9:00 AM - 1:00 PM District 150 Future Chef Competition
11:00 AM Track - Varsity - Boys
Students in the Minority Academic Advancement Project (MAAP) conceived, wrote and produced the 2017 Richwoods High School Black History Month assembly which was presented on Friday, February 24. The assembly included a theatrical performance, spoken word and dance performances and a keynote address by Dr. Rita Ali, Vice President of Diversity, International, and Adult Education at Illinois Central College.
Richwoods High School football players Cameron Bland, Josiah Neal, Cody Wright, Keenan Streitmatter and Sharod Danage spent part of the day teaching Northmoor Primary School students fundamentals of football. Northmoor students who met PBIS goals practiced throwing passes, kicking and running with their new high school friends. RHS Soccer players participated in a similar PBIS day at Northmoor in the fall and in May members of the RHS basketball team will visit.
Richwoods High School senior Ravie Boungou was one of three Peoria Public School female high school students named Annie’s Girls, an award established by Illinois State Representative Jehan Gordon-Booth in honor of her mother, Annie Jo Gordon. The Annie’s Girls Award recognizes female high school students who show exemplary commitment to their communities through service. Entrants submitted a letter of recommendation and an essay discussing their community service activities and describing a woman who had served as a role model for community service in their life.
Calvin Coolidge Middle School and Whittier School are the host schools for Peoria Public Schools' February Parent University event at the RiverPlex Recreation and Wellness Center (600 Northeast Water Street, Peoria, IL 61603). The theme for the Thursday, February 16th (5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.) will be "Fitness and Wellness. RSVPs are required for each family that wishes to attend. Just visit www.peoriapublicschools.org/rsvp by Tuesday, February 14th at noon.
Goodwill GoodGuides Peer Mentoring Program is beginning at Richwoods High School during second semester. This program provides peer mentoring with junior students serving as mentors and freshman students as mentees.
Richwoods High School will host its first annual Winterfest, a special alumni homecoming festival, the week of January 23 – 27. Winterfest will feature multiple pep assemblies, hall decoration contests, grade level competitions, spirit week and the awarding of a spirit stick.