Archive for 'Tag Archives: 'Student Life''

Features: Students donate to get math teacher new sneakers

Features: Students donate to get math teacher new sneakers

Students donate to get math teacher new sneakers… To watch the video, click https://youtu.be/iOVVhOK61TY?list=PLiCcWfkiSI9-R_udAkOLo_Tn_9a9iRu41. Video news package by junior Katie Dulohery and sophomore Abby Ruder, staff members [...]

News:  Renaissance Club conducts second semester rally

News: Renaissance Club conducts second semester rally

Popcorn, T-shirts, candy and more were given out during “The Late Night at The Rock” Renaissance Club rally on Jan. 22 during first advisor. Title I teacher Jeremy Lehning was the emcee at the rally. “Lehning [...]

Features:  Students use tattoos to express themselves

Features: Students use tattoos to express themselves

A tattoo is given by pressing ink through a needle into the skin of the individual who is getting the tattoo, and recently, students at Rock Creek have been adding this artwork to their bodies. There [...]

News: Fall play, ‘Harvey,’ planned for Nov. 16

News: Fall play, ‘Harvey,’ planned for Nov. 16

Interview with fall play director Keith Miller What is the title of the play? “‘Harvey’ by Mary Chase.” What is the play about? “A man named Elwood whose best friend is a six-foot tall white rabbit [...]

News:  Construction to school building, grounds still in progress

News: Construction to school building, grounds still in progress

Interview with principal Eric Koppes Do you think that the construction is helping the school? “Sure.” When do you think all of the construction will be done? “We should be done by early February.” At the [...]

News: Fall Homecoming offers memorable events for students

News: Fall Homecoming offers memorable events for students

Interview with new Student Council sponsor Jim Johnston How did you get associated with Homecoming? “I am a Student Council sponsor.” What did you think of the Homecoming theme? “It was good, but it was also [...]

Features:  New sport flies into lives of Rock Creek students

Features: New sport flies into lives of Rock Creek students

If someone enjoys both playing Frisbee and playing golf, then he or she might want to know about disc golf. It is like playing golf, with discs as the clubs and baskets as the holes. The [...]

Features:  Juniors bring longboarding to Rock Creek

Features: Juniors bring longboarding to Rock Creek

Imagine gliding down steep, spiral hills in Manhattan on a longboard.  This activity is one that junior boys have started at Rock Creek. Junior Jackson Meyer picked up longboarding as a hobby over the past year. [...]

Features:  Rock Creek welcomes exchange student from Hong Kong

Features: Rock Creek welcomes exchange student from Hong Kong

From Hong Kong to Tokyo to Chicago to Manhattan, after 15 hours of flying, new foreign exchange student, senior Heizel Sin, has made it to Rock Creek High School. Sin arrived on Dec. 27, 2012, and [...]

Features:  Students, faculty members set resolutions for 2013

Features: Students, faculty members set resolutions for 2013

New year, new you, right? There are traditions that most people like to uphold, whether it be playing football on Thanksgiving or wearing pajamas all day on Christmas. One tradition, which has been around for centuries, [...]

News:  Seniors prepare to present Exit Projects early in December

News: Seniors prepare to present Exit Projects early in December

More than half of the senior class will be participating in early bird exit projects on Dec. 21. “I think that students are presenting early so that they can have their second semester to either work, [...]