The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

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The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

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The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

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Composer John Mackey visits RBHS band

Joanne Lee May 1, 2012

While the orchestra rehearsed, a little boy sat behind the rows of chairs listening. His mother was in the professional orchestra and he had to follow along because he was too young and they couldn’t...

SEC hosts environmental speaker Thursday

Joanne Lee March 7, 2012

Students with after school clubs or activities Thursdays have a high chance of bumping into a group of RBHS students recycling. The students are part of Student Environmental Coalition, and other...

Family, religion mold teen’s life

Joanne Lee February 19, 2012

It’s a Monday, and it’s 5 in the morning. Instead of sleeping or cramming in the last bit of homework, senior Katie Dirks gets ready to attend a morning seminary at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter...

Theft gives chance to focus on family

Theft gives chance to focus on family

Joanne Lee February 8, 2012

The sound of rails screeching against the metal platform resonated throughout the entire metro chamber. “Come on, Joanne!” my sister Gloria hollered. I hastened my pace as I focused on the flashing...

Students unload suitcases, snacks and instruments from the back of the bus Wednesday night.

All-State ensembles enrich learning

Joanne Lee January 30, 2012

They sang with such excitement that their feet danced to the beat, played until bow hairs snapped and blew instruments until their lungs couldn’t take it anymore. Such was the case of the select RBHS...

Teens persist despite persistent back problems

Teens persist despite persistent back problems

Joanne Lee December 24, 2011

While other students did their math assignments, senior Savannah Everett popped her back. Everett cringed as her classmates eerily stared at her through the broken silence. “I pop my back at least three...

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MUHS classes provide different online options

Joanne Lee November 6, 2011

Online courses may soon look different to RBHS students. The University of Missouri High School has split from the Center for Distance and Independent Study to join with MU’s Department of Education,...

Powder Puff date announced for class competition

Joanne Lee October 27, 2011

Monday, Oct. 31 marks the start of signing up for the Powder Puff football for players as well as coaches. The sign-up sheet is available in the activities office. The $5 fee is due upon signing up. Powder...

Q&A: Dean of admissions

Joanne Lee October 27, 2011

What is the most important thing you look at in a student when deciding admissions? University of Notre Dame — Notre Dame, Ind.: “We view everything holistically: the rigor of coursework, test scores,...

Students packed into the guidance office Monday morning, looking for a chance to change their schedules. Photo by Asa Lory

New guidance policy set to last for following years

Joanne Lee September 22, 2011
Approval of schedule changes policy makes students have to wait three school days before making class changes. This will carry into next school year as well.
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