Monthly Archives: April 2013

RMS MAKE A DIFFERENCE DAY

Campus Beautification Workday is this Saturday, May 4.  This is a fun, service opportunity for our school.  Please encourage our students participate and make a lasting difference.  We are looking for beginner to experienced volunteers.  Last year our site was … Continue reading

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8th Graders Sign Up For SHS Classes

By Kristy L. On April 16th and 17th, Richardson Eighth Graders met with their assigned counselors to plan for their upcoming freshman year at South High. Eighth Graders were buzzing with excitement as they began to map out their plan … Continue reading

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Watch Rattlesnakes Run!

Due to technical difficulties, the following videos have now just been released.  Click on the links and enjoy! http://thelatesthiss.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/Run-B1.mov http://thelatesthiss.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/Run-Video-Four-Part-B.mov http://thelatesthiss.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/Run-Video-one.mov http://thelatesthiss.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/Run-Video-Three-Part-A1.mov http://thelatesthiss.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/Run-Video-three-Part-B.mov http://thelatesthiss.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/Run-Video-Two-Part-A.mov  

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Did You See This?

Click on the link below to watch Eighth Grader Anthony H. perform a gymnastics trick in Ms. Kamiyama’s class. http://thelatesthiss.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/04/Gymnastics.mov

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RMS Students To Give Visiting 5th Graders Tours

Thank you to the following partnered people who will be giving campus tours to the visiting Fifth Graders on Friday, April 26th.  We are proud of you for being chosen for such a special assignment. 1. Amanda M. and Kyle … Continue reading

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Student Perspective: Coffee-Your Best Friend Or Worst Enemy?

By Kristy L. It’s your morning energizer, your daily sweet treat, your break between classes, but is coffee healthy for you? What are the side effects? There are those “old wives’ tales” claiming that coffee will stunt your growth, but … Continue reading

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Sportscaster Stiffel?

By Lauren H. A member of the Richardson Middle School staff for three years, the teacher for the Special Day Class-grades Sixth through Eighth. She adores all her students and does her best to help them and cares for them … Continue reading

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Students Honored At Grade Level Assemblies

On Thursday, April 25th, Grade Level Assemblies were held to honor students who selected for Student of the Month for February and March, Honor Roll (Click on this link to find the list of  Honor Roll kids  http://richardsonmiddleschool.org/honor_roll.html) , and our … Continue reading

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Backpack Sweeps To Take Place

Students:  Please remember that you are not allowed to carry your backpacks from class to class.  7th and 8th grade students NEED to use their lockers.  We will be conducting random backpack sweeps and removing any backpacks we find sitting … Continue reading

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RMS Makes A Difference

RMS students raised $1,007.23 from Penny Wars! Congratulations to Ms. Holtz’s homeroom class who brought in the most money and earned an Ice Cream Party.  Thank you to everyone who donated.  All proceeds will go to the Leukemina and Lymphomia Society … Continue reading

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Poetry Corner: Poems By Lauren H.

Did you know that April is Poetry Month?  Do you have a poem you would like to share in the newspaper?  Please email it to lbezich@etusd.org.  In the meantime, enjoy these poems by Eighth Grader Lauren H.   Ode to … Continue reading

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Sign up for Soccer Noon League

Want to play soccer on a noon league?  Just follow these simple steps… Step 1-Get a team of seven members together. Step 2- Come up with a “cool” name for your team. Step 3- Sign up in Room 23. Step 4- … Continue reading

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RMS vs. Calle Soccer Game To Be Held

The Richardson vs. Calle Soccer Game will be this Wednesday, April 24, at 3:30 at South High School.  Admission is free, but all students are encouraged to bring donations of lightly used sports equipment to be donated to charity.   A … Continue reading

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Team Trivia Challenge Begins

The Team Trivia Challenge is returning to Richardson!  Teams of four students will compete against one another to answer questions about literature, history, science, television, movies, sports, and more!  Matches will be held during lunches.  All students are invited to sign … Continue reading

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RMS Celebrates Earth Week- April 22-26

Today, April 22nd, is Earth Day. While everyday you should be Earth-conscious, make it a point for this week to be even more so. Do your part–walk, bike, or skate to school, minimize your waste, recycle, plant a tree, or do … Continue reading

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Photography Corner: Eric H.’s “Inspiration”

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Students of the Month For March

Congratulations to the following students who received Student of the Month for March awards.  We are proud of you! Mohammad C. Jamee C. Kaitlyn G. Julia H. Leon J. Hannah K. Jackie L. Paul L. Emma L. Kristy L. Anna … Continue reading

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Photography Corner: The Flower Fields

  The Flower Fields is located in Carlsbad, California just twenty minutes north of San Diego.  It is open to the public from March through Mother’s Day each year.  There are 50 acres of flowers in bloom plus numerous other … Continue reading

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RMS Named California Distinguished School

State Superintendent of Public Instruction Tom Torlakson today named 218 public middle and high schools California Distinguished Schools for their strong commitment and innovative approaches to improving student academic achievement. “These schools have gone the extra mile to provide high-quality … Continue reading

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March Madness Hits RMS April 2nd

By Eric H. Could you feel the stands shaking and the crowds yelling? Tuesday, April 2, RMS held their annual RMS vs. CMMS Basketball game. With both teams practicing for weeks, you could only hope for a great game. Not … Continue reading

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Magazine Drive Begins

The Annual RMS Magazine Drive begins today, April 1st.  It runs until April 19th.  Sell magazines and win prizes! The prizes are as follows: Sell 1 Item-You will win a Mustache for Mustache Madness Day Sell 4 Items-You will win a Mustache, Bug-eyed Keychain, … Continue reading

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