River High School News

Greenhouse

Greenhouse officially open to public

Posted on: May 8, 2020
Tags: River high school

The River High School greenhouse is officially open to the public! The greenhouse offers the chance to purchase plants and flowers. The hours are below: Mondays 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM Wednesdays 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM Fridays 2:00 PM – 6:00

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COVID

Students focus on positive impact of COVID-19

Posted on: May 8, 2020
Tags: River high school

It’s easy to get caught up in the negative aspects of this global pandemic — there’s so many, and they’re impacting our everyday life. However, it’s important to find the positives in this time period, just as it’s

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Teacher week

Recognizing our teachers during Teacher Appreciation Week

Posted on: May 8, 2020
Tags: River high school

It’s Teacher Appreciation Week, and we want to recognize all of our River High School Teachers for their hard work and creativity in their classrooms (physical and virtual!), and their love for our students.  Principal Trifonoff says, “I am

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Guitar

Students partner to reform & engrave old guitar

Posted on: April 24, 2020
Tags: River high school, Stem

Back when we were still physically in school, two students in Mr. Moore’s engineering class partnered up to reform an older guitar and engrave it. Cooper VanCamp developed the project to use the new equipment in the lab to kickstart this

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VR Headsets

Virtual Reality headsets enrich learning

Posted on: April 24, 2020
Tags: River high school

This past Fall semester, Ms. Hulsey’s Geography and World History classes used Virtual Reality (VR) headsets to enhance their learning. Using Google Expeditions, the Geography classes were able to visit American National Parks like Yosemite, Bryce

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Engineering Student

Engineering student creates thank you gifts for volunteers

Posted on: April 24, 2020
Tags: River high school

For the 2020 River Inquizitive Competition, the Engineering class created thank you gifts for all of the competition’s volunteers. Engineering student Kolton Dotterer designed an image of the pilot wheel encircled by the River Pilots logo. He used the

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RHS School Closure FAQs

Posted on: April 17, 2020
Tags: River high school

Hello Pilot Students and Families, To be better prepared as we progress through the extended school closure ordered by Ohio Governor Mike DeWine due to the COVID-19 pandemic, I thought it was imperative to prepare a frequently asked questions/Pilot

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Masks

SOLSD uses 3D printers to create face masks for local healthcare workers & first responders

 Resources are running low all around, and the Switzerland of Ohio School District (SOLSD) has dedicated itself to give back to the people risking themselves during this pandemic: local healthcare workers and first responders.  The district has

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Greenhouse

Students fill greenhouse with life

Posted on: April 10, 2020

Students from Mr. Bennett’s botany/horticulture class, along with students from Practical Assessment Exploration System (PAES), have been planting flowers, herbs, vegetables, and fruits in our greenhouse. The classes also took a field trip to

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Congratulations

Senior receives prestigious state-wide award

Posted on: April 10, 2020
Tags: River high school

Congratulations to senior Kate Dotterer, who has been selected as the district’s Franklin B. Walter award recipient. Each of the 88 counties in Ohio selects one student for this award, and Kate was our recipient for this highly prestigious

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