Monthly Archives: March 2013

Photography Corner: Hannah K.’s Photography

Seventh Grader Hannah K. enjoys taking photos of her cats.

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Penny Wars Begins Again!

  Penny Wars are being held beginning on March 25th and will continue through April 5th.  All proceeds will go to the Leukemina and Lymphomia Society for cancer research. Pennies= 1 point Dimes=10 points                                              Nickels= 5 points Quarters = 25 points … Continue reading

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Save The Date!

Looking Ahead April 2- RMS vs. Calle Basketball Game at South HS April 8-12 School Holiday-Spring Break April 15-19  Earth Week April 19- 8th Graders- Bluegrass at South HS May 4- Sharefest-Campus Beautification May 15-20 STAR Testing May 21-24 Teacher … Continue reading

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Movie Review: Pitch Perfect A Must See Rental

By Hadley C. If you like fun music, quirky characters and a good plot then Pitch Perfect is for you. It is a musical comedy directed by Jason Moore with a screenplay by Kay Cannon. Anna Kendrick, the high school … Continue reading

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8th Graders Practice For Next Matchup Against Calle

By Amanda M. After narrowly losing to Calle in volleyball on February 27th, the RMS Eighth Graders are preparing for their rematch later this month in basketball. A lot of Eighth Grade boys and girls enjoy playing in a Torrance … Continue reading

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Tropico 4 Modern Times Expansion Pack: A Game Review

By David C. Some people know how fun Tropico 4 is. For people who don’t know what It is, its a PC game in which you rule the fictional country of Tropico as a dictator in the 1950’s.For more information … Continue reading

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Field Trips Make Learning Come Alive

Eighth Graders Go To The Museum of Tolerance Editor’s Note:  Pictures are not allowed to be taken in the Museum of Tolerance. Do we all have Tolerance?  By Eric H. People all across the world are not always tolerant with … Continue reading

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Rattlesnake Run To Benefit School

The Annual Rattlesnake Run took place during Period 6 on March 14th.  Students be sure to collect from all of those who pledged money now.  All money is due Wednesday, March 27th.   Thank you to all of our runners, volunteers and those … Continue reading

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Choir Competes For The Gold!

Congratulations to the RMS Choir on receiving a Gold Rating at their competition at Biola University on Friday, March 1st. Additionally, the Soprano Section received an Outstanding Musicianship Award. Way to Go Choir!  Thank you to Mrs. Laura Savitz and Mrs. … Continue reading

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Japanese And Chinese Schools Meet On Saturdays

By Kristy L. What do you do on Saturday mornings? Whether you’re watching TV, playing a sports game, or sleeping, you’ve probably never thought of going to school on a Saturday. Some people, though, are doing just that – and … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review: Black Bear Diner Opens For Business

By Lauren H. Did you a newly established restaurant has come into the City of Torrance? Named the Black Bear Diner, it is a very unique diner indeed. With menus resembling newspapers from decades ago, a jukebox, several stuffed bears … Continue reading

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Let’s Celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day!

By Lauren H. Hello everyone! Did you know that St. Patrick’s Day is just around the corner? With events like L.A. County Irish Fair and Music Festival, and South Bay St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival and many more, there … Continue reading

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Spring Festival Brings Musicians Together At South On March 7th

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College Week: Be True To Your School

Classroom doors were decorated as part of College Week March 11-18.  This competition brought out the talented artists of RMS.  Thank you to all who participated. Frist Place- Ms. Kristl Holtz’s Homeroom     Second Place- Ms. Joelle Conner’s Homeroom … Continue reading

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Students Selected To Test New Test

Richardson Middle School was recently chosen by the State of California to give a pilot test for the new national education standards, called the Common Core State Standards.  The pilot tests are a practice and tryout of items and tasks … Continue reading

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Clippers Honor Conner

Congratulations to Mrs. Joelle Conner for being honored at the Teacher Appreciation Night at the Clippers Game on Sunday, March 10th.  We are proud of you! http://thelatesthiss.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/Joelle.mov

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Colorguards Take First Place

Under the direction of Ms. Karrie Willett, the RMS Colorguards Team had been practicing for the West High School Spirit Competition for the past few weeks.  They competed on Saturday, March 2nd. They took home the First Place trophy!  Go Rattlesnakes!

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RMS Rattlesnakes Have Talent!

By  Lauren H.   The annual RMS Talent Show was held on February 19th. This year did not disappoint. Full of wonderful acts, it was a joy to watch and a pleasure to witness. Two school assemblies were held the … Continue reading

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We Have Spirit, How About You?

Click on the link to see the Pep Rally in action. http://thelatesthiss.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/03/Pep-Rally.mov   A Pep Rally was held Thursday, February 28, at lunch for the Volleyball Games against Calle Mayor.  The games were played in the large gym at South High School. Thanks to everyone who showed your … Continue reading

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Awards Assembly Held To Honor Students

On Friday, February 15th, Grade Level Assemblies were held to honor students who selected for Student of the Month for December and January, Honor Roll (Click on this link to find the list of  Honor Roll kids  http://richardsonmiddleschool.org/honor_roll.html) , and … Continue reading

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