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RHS ECHO: Online student news

New ACT Policies Announced

October 9, 2019

   Just yesterday, October 8, it was announced that the ACT will be undergoing three new policy changes starting in September of the 2020 school year. The first policy allows students to retake specific parts of the test, suc...

District improves, expands pre-k program

Helen Weiss, Staff Writer

October 3, 2019

The pre-kindergarten program, or the PUPS Program, is now a part of all of the elementary schools in the district. The Pups program started three years ago when all the grades had to be shifted up in the schools. Laura Brown,...

Opioid crisis propelled by prescription pain pills

Lauren Ulrich, Editor In Chief

October 3, 2019

For the first time, the Drug Enforcement Agency’s database tracking prescription opioid pills across the nation has been made public, revealing Phelps County to be among the worst in the nation for pain pill distribution...

Sign Ups For Leadership Blood Drive

Sudatta Hor, Staff Writer

September 18, 2019

On October 1st, Leadership will host a blood drive at the Rolla High School. Kate Brand, a student from Leadership, can describe the importance of giving blood at the drive and the non profit organization that runs it.  “The cool ...

The History Of 9/11

Hannah Le, Staff Writer

September 11, 2019

 This day eighteen years ago, close to three thousand people were killed in a terrorist attack when nineteen hijackers boarded four different U.S. commercial planes and subsequently crashed into the Twin Towers in New York Cit...

RPS Drama to host their 2nd annual district-wide production

Lorren Black, Feature Editor

April 16, 2019

This weekend, April 18th-20th, the Rolla Public Schools Drama Department is presenting their 2nd annual district-wide production. This year, RPS Drama is showcasing E.B White’s Charlotte’s Web, starring students from 4th-1...

STUCO election for 2019-20 school year officers closes today

Bailey Allison, Photography & Social Media Editor

April 11, 2019

RHS StuCO is holding their election for next year's officers. Students, even seniors, can login to their Campus Portal account to submit their votes. Today, Thursday April 11th, is the last day to submit your vote.   President...

RHS Leadership to host 5K and fun walk

Lorren Black, Feature Editor

April 9, 2019

Next Saturday, April 20th, RHS Leadership is hosting a 5K and a fun walk, ‘Jogging for Judes’, for St. Jude’s Mercy Hospital. The 5K and walk both start at 8:00 AM from the high school. Registration is available online at http://s...

Voting for StuCo Officers opens today

Nalani Massaro, Arts & Entertainment Editor

April 5, 2019

Voting for the 2019-2020 Student Council officers is now live on Campus Portal until April 12th at 2:00pm. Here are the candidates running for office: President: Laney Drabczyk, Elizabeth Kaelin, and Dan King Vice-President:...

Mr. RHS signups closing soon

Blaize Klossner, Webmaster

April 3, 2019

This year's Mr. RHS is being held on May 3rd, 2019 at 7:00 pm in the Rolla Middle School Auditorium. Forms are due this Friday to participate in the competition. To obtain a form, contact Ashley Barth, Jesse Crump, or Mr. Bridgeman...