Monthly Archives: March 2016

Congratulations To The “How Did Mr. Drummond Break His Arm?” Contest Winners

The “How did Mr. Drummond break his arm?” writing contest was held two weeks ago.  153 entries were collected and six people won!  The top winner was Bailey K. whose essay was read over the public announcements speaker for all … Continue reading

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Rattlesnake Field Day: Thanks To All Of Those Who Participated

Photos taken by Stephen B. and  Ashley E. Our Rattlesnake Challenge was a huge success and we hope you enjoyed Field Day! Additionally, with your help we were able to meet our school-wide fundraising goal of $8,000…which means that Principal … Continue reading

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Attention 8th Graders

Ninth Grade Course Selection packets are available from Mrs. Holtz, Mrs. Yu, or the office.

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RMS vs. Calle Game To Be Held

The RMS vs Calle Basketball Game is tonight, March 29th, at 6:00 pm in the South High gym.  Come cheer on the Rattlesnakes!  Go Rattlesnakes!

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8th Graders, Smile For The Camera!

The 8th Grade Panoramic Picture will be taken on Wednesday, March 30th. Get your order forms from the office or your Social Studies teacher.

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Congratulations To Our Honorary Service Award and Special Person Winners!

The award winners were Jim and Betsy Delurgio, Debbie Holzbauer, Lisa Maddocks, and Sara Pearlman.     This is the second time Ms. Pearlman has won the Honorary Service Award for her dedication to Richardson Middle School students and community. … Continue reading

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Words of Inspiration

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Looking Ahead

Save The Dates 3/11  Progress Reports Posted-Grades will be posted on Parent Connect. 3/13  Daylight Savings-Turn your clock forward an hour.         3/14 College Week-Visit the hallway booths to learn about your favorite college choices.   Mon-Wear College … Continue reading

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Summer School Schedules Available Now

South Bay Enrichment Academy summer school class schedules are available in the office.

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College Week Held March 11th-18th

This week is College Week, March 11th-18th. Here are the spirit days for the week: Mon: Wear College Hats Tues: Wear College Jerseys Wed: Wear College T-shirts Thurs: Wear College Sweatshirts Fri: Wear USC or UCLA Gear The Leadership Class … Continue reading

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A Message From The Principal

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Essay Contest Announcement

How did Mr. Drummond break his arm? In 300 words or less, write an essay explaining how Mr. Drummond broke his arm.  Be creative!  Use your imagination and come up with the story of how it happened…the more outlandish, the better. … Continue reading

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Pi Day To Be Held On Monday

This month’s Pillar of Character is Trustworthiness.  This month, we are focusing on putting trust in our fellow classmates along with learning to trust ourselves. This Monday March 14th, (Pi Day), the Leadership Ambassadors are hosting a lunchtime activity called … Continue reading

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Mesta Wins Rattlesnake Award!

  Richardson’s own Edithza Mesta is the first 2016 recipient of the prestigious Richardson Rattlesnake Award! This award is given to the teacher who has stood out for their exceptional achievements both in the classroom and in the Richardson community. … Continue reading

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Reusable Lunch Bags Contest Winner Announced

Drum roll please…Ms. Mesta’s Homeroom has won an ice cream party for bringing the most reusable lunch bags.  Congratulations to Ms. Mesta and her class! Enjoy your ice cream!

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Did You Know…?

Did you know that March 9th is National Meatball Day? Meatballs were originally made to hide vegetables in and since have become a staple food among several nationalities of people.  Celebrate the day and have a meatball!

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Environmental Club Makes A Difference

The Environmental Club is helping to keep RMS environmentally aware.  Bring a trash free lunch and earn a green ticket to be put into a drawing. Thank you Environmental Club for making us aware that everyone’s actions make a big difference! … Continue reading

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SAT To Reflect Common Core

  The SAT has been redesigned to reflect how Common Core is being taught in the classroom.  This will be the first revision since 2005.  The new version of the SAT, one determining factor for college entrance, will be out for … Continue reading

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Words of Inspiration

Are you surrounding yourself with people who help you become a better person?

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Tall Flags Win Award

Congratulations to RMS’ Tall Flags Team.  On Saturday, February 27th, they were in a competition held at West High School.  They took home a Third Place Trophy. Go Rattlesnakes!

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Richardson Has Talent!

Note:  Due to copyright issues, this video has been muted by Youtube. Thank you to Mr. Buby’s Digital Film class for the video and the pictures.

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Rattlesnakes Get New Look

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