May 11th - Senior Scholarship Awards Night - 7:00 p.m.
The 2020 Scholarship Awards Night will take place virtually on the originally scheduled date of May 11th. The event will be streamed on the RHS Website, with RHS Administrators presenting live from the PAC. A link will be made available the day of the event under "Upcoming Events" on the left side of the page.Rogers High School 2020 Yearbook - 45 copies left!! Order immediately!
This year will forever be a part of our story. The highs and lows. The games we won. The ones we lost. Best friends, teachers, classmates, crushes. The playlists. The pride. The people. Most of all, the people. We were here. Together. And in different ways, we all belonged. Someday we’ll look back on the images of the year which are in our yearbook. The moments meant something to us. The pictures will help us remember where we came from, how we felt, and who each of us truly were.
We will NOT have extras for sale. There are 45 copies of the yearbook left to sell. If you have not purchased a yearbook, please click on the link below and order your copy today, before we run out. If you can’t remember if you purchased a yearbook earlier, please call Jostens at 1-877-767-5217 and press #1 for yearbook customer service. Yearbook Staff http://jostensyearbooks.com/?REF=A01065554
*REFUNDS for 2nd Semester course fees and parking permits are in progress. Spring Sports and the Spring Play registrations have been submitted to the District Office for processing.
Fees paid by credit card will be a credit back to the card used for payment.
Fees paid by cash will receive a check in the mail.
CHROMEBOOK repair or replacement? Parents from any school can go to buildings offering Grab n' Go Meals to have their district-issued device repaired or replaced from 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.Rogers High School 21000 141st Avenue, Rogers, MN 55374Lincoln Elementary School 600 School Street, Elk River, MN 55330 Door 2Zimmerman Elementary School 25959 4th Street West, Zimmerman, MN 55398 Door 1 (flagpole entrance)Prairie View Elementary/Middle School 12220 80th Street NE, Otsego, MN 55330 Main EntranceContact Technology:
Fill out this form and a tech specialist will contact you during business hours 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Phone support is also available at 763-241-3490.2020 RHS Family Fun Fest CanceledAfter careful consideration, we have made the decision to cancel our 2020 RHS Family Fun Fest. As the situation has escalated, it’s clear that in order to put the health and well-being of our students, staff, volunteers, and broader community, hosting a spring event is not an option.We are so thankful for our sponsors and community providers who support this event and contribute to a great cause.......our students. Also, a huge thank you to the staff at RHS who have supported this event. We look forward to hosting it again in May of 2021.
FAMILY & STUDENT RESOURCES!
Using Schoology - Family Resource Information -During this Distance Learning journey, the partnership between RHS and families is even more essential than ever. Below are some resources to help you stay connected via Schoology (3-12).Many families like to see the work their student has submitted digitally and the feedback provided. Parents can learn what is happening in the classroom. Families can receive notifications or emails alerting them of their student's activities.
RESOURCES FOR PARENTS/GUARDIANS:
- Parent Flyer: includes an introduction to Schoology and how parents login.
- Setting Up Parent Account Directions
- Schoology Parent Email Digest and Overdue Notice
- Parents can set up to receive daily or weekly emails summarizing their child's activity in Schoology, including overdues.
- Icon Cheatsheet to help families understand the various icons in Schoology, especially in the gradebook.
- Parent Mobile App Directions
- Tech Support for families
Mental Health Resources
- Minnesota Mental Health Emergency Resources
- Youth Suicide Warning Signs
- SAVE- Suicide Awareness Voices of Education
- Teen Line Online
- National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
If you are in crisis, you may want to contact a crisis line to speak to a mental health professional immediately. Please see below for crisis resources:
- Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255
- Crisis Text Line: text "HOME" to 741741
- Four County Crisis Response Team: 1-800-635-8008
- The Trevor Lifeline (for LGBTQ youth): 1-866-488-7386
- Trans Lifeline: 1-877-565-8860
ISD#728 FOOD SERVICE
ISD 728 will continue to offer Grab n’ Go Style meals for all families to drive through and/or pick-up curbside on the dates indicated on this calendar. Meals are being provided at no cost to families, for each child age 18 and under.
IMPORTANT UPCOMING DATES
May 11, 2020 7:00 p.m. VIRTUAL Senior Scholastic Achievement Evening
It is time to honor students from the Class of 2020 who have achieved excellence in the classroom at our annual Senior Scholastic Achievement Evening. Because of social distancing guidelines, we will hold the event virtually this year, and livestream the program on the original date, Monday, May 11th, 2020 at 7:00PM. If you are not able to tune in during this time, a video link will also be provided on our website (www.isd728.org/rhs) and social media pages (Facebook & Twitter).
June 10-June 30 SUMMER SCHOOL 2020
Based on current information, we believe Summer School will go ahead as planned. If an RHS student failed an English, Science or Social Studies course (either 1st or 2nd semester), they will be contacted by their counselor and will be expected to complete Summer School to recover the credit. Summer school will be in an online format.
The dates of summer school are set for June 10-June 30. More details to come and, of course, subject to change depending on direction from the governor and our district leadership.
SUMMER 2020 ENRICHMENT OPPORTUNITIES
July 12-17 or
July 26-31, 2020
Financial Aid available
Pine Tech Concurrent Enrollment Courses
Any RHS student who registered for a PTCC Concurrent Enrollment Course was notified via Campus Messenger on April 29th, 2020. The PTCC Concurrent Enrollment courses include: College Algebra, College Precalculus, College Spanish I & II, and College Psychology.
Please click here to access the Campus Message and complete your PTCC Application. You can register for a Virtual Session through PTCC to assist you with the process (starting May 5th). The PTCC Application is due by May 15, 2020. Please email your guidance counselor if you need any help with this process.
Click HERE for Additional Helpful Info about College Credit Opportunities.
Please let us know how we can best support you!Dawn Morrison Counselor for Class of 2023 (current 9th graders)Anne Bartus Counselor for Class of 2022 (current 10th graders)Jacy Shrestha Counselor for Class of 2021 (current 11th graders)Shannon Macken Counselor for Class of 2020 (current 12th graders)Lauren Handrick Career and College Counselor for All Grade Levels
COLLEGE & CAREER
College & Career Corner
We are sharing some opportunities for students and parents/guardians to continue their college planning and exploration process virtually. These events & resources listed below are not sponsored or affiliated with Rogers High School or ISD 728, but we thought there might be some interest during this time. Please reach out to Lauren Handrick (email@example.com) for specific questions about college and career planning.
NAVIGATE 2020 Virtual Conference and College Fair: May 4 - 6, 2020
This event will host three days of live-stream expert presentations for students and families and a concurrent virtual college fair with fully interactive booths. Students can chat live with college admissions representatives, helping to find fit. This event is free-of-charge to attendees and is designed to help students and colleges connect safely during the COVID-19 crisis. The event will be live for three days, packed with informative sessions about the college decision process. During those three days, students can also browse interactive college fair booths, chatting live with admissions representatives. After three days of live interactions, this event will remain posted at the event site until the COVID-19 crisis is over.
Students need access to information and this site will remain a robust tool for exploring their options. We hope you can join us in this important event! Register soon, space is limited.Learn More or Register Now
Virtual College Tours
- Virtual tour of 600+ national colleges/universities - https://www.youvisit.com/collegesearch/
- Virtual campus visits, led by current students - https://www.campusreel.org/
- Campus Tours - Interactive maps and virtual tours - https://campustours.com/
- In Minnesota - https://campustours.com/college-search/state/Minnesota/USA/
- In Wisconsin - https://campustours.com/college-search/state/Wisconsin/USA/
- Minnesota Private Colleges - https://www.mnprivatecolleges.org/visit/take-online-tour
- Links to MN state colleges and universities (not virtual tours) - https://www.minnstate.edu/guide/index.html
Virtually Explore Minnesota State: June 22 - 26, 2020
Start the journey to your future with a virtual visit to one or more of your 30 state colleges or 7 state universities during Minnesota State Week and apply for FREE any time that week!
Across our great state, the 54 campuses of Minnesota State are strategically located to provide exceptional education where you need it to be, all with LOWEST TUITION in Minnesota. Experience life in our classrooms, labs, libraries, and bleachers all from your phone or laptop. Talk to admissions staff and financial aid counselors and apply for FREE.
- Check out our campuses and programs.
- Follow us on social media and reference #MinnStateWk #VirtualTours
Titan Machinery Virtual Tour
Titan Machinery is proud to present a virtual tour for students! This has been designed to be an educational career activity to explore at home. Titan Machering has a location in Rogers, off of Hwy 101.
START TOUR: https://bit.ly/2V8fSTI
Juniors will be provided with an opportunity to take the ACT, free of charge, on October 6, 2020. The October 6, 2020 administration will happen during the school day.
There are two national ACT test dates this summer, June 13, 2020 and July 18, 2020. These opportunities are not part of the district assessment program so standard ACT fees will apply. Please see the ACT website for more information about these testing opportunities. Please be aware that the registration deadline for the June 13, 2020 administration is May 8, 2020.
AP Exam Changes Due to COVID-19
On March 20, the College Board announced changes to this year’s AP exams due to the spread of COVID-19. This year only, students can take a 45-minute online exam at home, choosing between one of two dates per subject. The exams will assess only the information that most AP teachers have covered by early March.
Because of the extraordinary circumstances, the College Board is hosting free, live, online help sessions to help students prepare for their exams. In addition, students who wish to cancel their exams can cancel at no charge.
For the most up-to-date information, see AP Updates for Schools Affected by the Coronavirus. If you have further questions, please email the Rogers High School AP Coordinator, Shane Noecker (firstname.lastname@example.org).
PHOTOS OF THE MONTH
Seniors Supporting Seniors Class of 2020 Legacy #ROYALLEGACY
Thank you to our community! "We were seriously blown away by the outpour of support from our community." Tessa Judge, Senior at RHS and Ann Froemming (pictured center), Teacher at RHS
SOCIAL MEDIA POST to all Students from Staff at RHS - WE MISS YOU!!!
CHECK IT OUT!
Join Link Crew 2020-2021
Want to spread kindness and connection at Rogers High School? Want to develop your leadership skills? Are you a current sophomore or junior? Applications to join Link Crew 2020-2021 are now LIVE! Link Leaders connect with Freshmen to help them transition and feel connected to Rogers High School. Complete your application to become a Link Leader today! Applications must be submitted by 11:59pm on May 20th.
ATTENDANCE - DISTANCE LEARNING
As you know, attendance is an important part of a student’s education as part of our Distance Learning Plan. As we are not able to use physical attendance as a measure during distance learning, ISD 728 is focused on progress toward the learning outcomes and work completion to monitor student attendance. Students must complete at least one required assignment per week per course to be considered present. Assignments may include, but are not limited to the following:
- Discussion Post: Students contributing to or responding to an online discussion prompt.
- Assignment: Students submit an assignment in Seesaw/Schoology or other digital means.
- Test/Quiz: Students submit a digital test or quiz.
Students not completing at least one assignment per week per course will be marked absent.
ACTIVITIES & ATHLETICS
RHS Main Office: 763-274-3140
RHS Attendance: 763-274-3140 x1604
ISD #728 Attendance Line: 763-241-3555
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At Rogers High School we educate, inspire and empower through developing positive relationships, pursuing excellence, seeking diversity, and building futures.
Our 7 Core Values
We BELIEVE that...
1 ALL people have value. 2 Valuing and respecting differences strengthens the individual and the community. 3 People thrive when they feel connected, supported and affirmed. 4 Everyone can learn. 5 Hope inspires and empowers. 6 Lifelong learning is essential for personal growth. 7 Change is an opportunity for growth.
If you know your students upcoming appointments, vacations, sporting events, or other special events, please inform the attendance office. Feel free to call, email, or send a note with your student. We will contact you if we have any concerns.
Calling All Volunteers!
At RHS we have a variety of ways you can get involved.
- Supervise Lunches 10:40am-12:30pm
- This can be customized to your schedule. Help out daily, weekly or monthly
- Field Trip Chaperones
- Prom (April 18)
- Awards Night (May 4)
- We need A LOT of volunteers!
- Other: Contact me when help is needed
If interested in volunteering your time, please email Quinn Stull at email@example.com. The students and staff at RHS would greatly appreciate any help you can provide.
Find out RHS Athletic information at GOROGERSROYALS and Twitter @geauxroyals
Refunds for Spring Sports and the Spring Play registrations fee have been submitted to the District Office to be processed.
- Fees paid by credit card will be a credit back to the card used for payment.
- Fees paid by cash will receive a check in the mail.