Today's Lunch: Main Line: Corn Dog with Mac & Cheese, and a Pea-Carrot Blend | Grab & Go: Cheeseburger with Fruit

Young Dems to Host a Guest Speaker
Profe Denham says of the event, Rob Byers, Executive Editor of the Charleston Gazette-Mail, will be speaking to students about the importance of a free and independent press. This is an especially important topic given the current climate in regards to the media. ... I believe it will be a very eye opening speech.
This event will be held in Profe's room (B30) on Thursday during Warrior Time. Mr. Byers will begin speaking at 10:50am.

Montclaire String Quartet to Visit RHS
The Montclaire String Quartet will perform for RHS Faculty and Students in the Auditorium on Thursday during the first half of Warrior Time. This performance is free and open to All Riverside Students. Students who participate in Music Classes at Riverside are encouraged to attend!
Library Closed at Warrior Time on Thursday
The Library will be CLOSED to students during Warrior Time on Thursday, February 23, due to a program for area elementary school students.

Riverside Student Places 2nd at UC's Hack-A-Thon
Brooksanna Burke Placed Second this past Saturday at UC's annual Hack-A-Thon.

"UC's Hack-a-thon is an opportunity for you to work on an idea as a team. High school junior or senior innovators interested in studying innovation and entrepreneurship in college are invited to spend 24 hours in our state-of-the-art innovation center! Participants will bring their ideas and we’ll select two or three of those ideas for groups to transform from concept to reality! Each group will pitch their solutions to the judges."

By placing Second at this event, Brooksanna Burke won a scholarship valued at $20,000!

RHS to Compete in the Marshall University SCORES Competition

Riverside High School will be competing in Marshall University's Annual SCORES Competition on Friday, April 7th.

S.C.O.R.E.S is hosted once a year at Marshall University Campus. Last year over 1,200 students participated in the event with more than 100 contests to choose from. The SCORES Academic Festival is a great way to learn more about Marshall University, visit our campus, and meet our award-winning faculty.

Click Here to download the SCORES Handbook. In the Handbook you will find descriptions for each of the 100 events!

Speak with any of your teachers or Mr. Mullins if you are interested in competing in the SCORES Competition.

Winter Formal Tickets Are Still Available
The Riverside High School Student Council's annual Winter Formal will be held on Saturday, February 4th.
Tickets will be available all week in the School Store and are $10.00 for an individual or $15.00 for a couple.
Tickets will also be available at the door, but there will be no "Couples Discount" at the door - entry at the door will be $10.00 per person.
Warrior Boys Basketball
Monday's boys basketball game at Greenbrier East has been rescheduled for February 15
Schools Closed Tommorow
This is a message from Kanawha County Schools. All Kanawha County Schools will be Closed Tomorrow Monday, January 30, 2017, due to Winter Weather Conditions.
Code B for Employees.
Only One More Week to Order Online!

The Last Day to order your 2016-17 RHS Yearbook Online is
Saturday, February 4th

After February 4th you will have to order your yearbook in the School Store.

Either way, the cost of the Book is only $45.00

Click Here to Order your Yearbook Online and pay with a Credit or Debit Card
Click Here to download an Order Form to bring to the School Store. The School Store does not accept Credit or Debit Cards. You must use Cash or Check (made payable to Riverside High School) when ordering in the School Store.

This is your chance to make an impact.

Brought to you by Discovery Education and the DEA, the Operation Prevention Video Challenge is offering amazing prizes to students who create an original 30-60 second video about the dangers of prescription opioid misuse. Gather your friends, grab a camera and get writing: with some creativity, you have the power to impact the opioid epidemic. Remember to submit your video by February 23, 2017!

One of these awesome prizes could be yours:

A Message from KCS Transportation
This is a message from Kanawha County Schools. Due to the weakness in the Road on Simmons Creek, Buses will no longer be running this route until further notice. Starting tomorrow morning, Thursday January 26, 2017. The Bus will pick up and drop students off at the Dupont Plant.

If you have any questions please contact the East Bank Bus Terminal at 304-949-4714.
Online Yearbook Sales are coming to and End!
February 4th is the Last Day to Order your 2016-17 yearbook Online.
You will still be able to order a Yearbook after February 4th, but after 2/4 you will have to pay with cash or check in the school store.
The cost of the 2016-17 yearbook is $45.00.
Click Here to Order your Yearbook Online Today!

1st Semester Report Cards went home on Monday, January 9th.
Report Cards were distributed in 8th period.
Please see your 8th period teacher of your Counselor if you did not receive your Report Card.
School Closed Tomorrow, 1-6-17
This is a message from Kanawha County Schools.
Kanawha County Schools will be Closed on Friday, January 6, 2017, due to Winter Weather Conditions.
2 Hour Early Dismissal Today!
This is a message from Kanawha County Schools.
All Kanawha County Schools will dismiss Two Hours Early, Today Thursday January 5, 2016 due to Impending Weather Conditions.
Herbert Hoover High School will not attend today, however Elkview Middle School will do their normal day.

Periods 7 and 8 will not meet today and afternoon Carver will stay in "The Commons" today.

Welcome Back!
A New Year and A New Semester!
Half Way There!
Bus Changes for the rest of this week
1412 STUDENTS WILL RIDE 1408 with its regular students
Senior Drape Shots
Seniors must pose for their Drape Shots by the end of Christmas Break!!
Contact, Christina Oxley at to schedule your sitting.
Any Senior who has not posed for their Drape Shot by the end of Christmas Break will not appear in the 2016-17 RHS Yearbook!
AM and PM Carver will stay at RHS on Thursday
On Thursday, December 15th AM and PM Carver Students will stay at RHS due to Warrior Exams. Only All-Day Carver will go on Thursday!
Warrior Exam Schedule
Dec. 13th Dec. 14th Dec. 15th
1st period: 7:15-8:45 EXAM 2nd period: 7:15-8:45 EXAM 3rd period: 7:15-8:45 EXAM
2nd period: 8:50-9:20 3rd period: 8:50-9:23 1st period: 8:50-9:23
3rd period: 9:25-9:55 4th period: 9:28-10:58 EXAM 6th period: 9:28-10:58 EXAM
4th period: 10:00-10:30 Warrior Time: 10:58-11:58 Warrior Time: 10:58-11:58
Warrior Time: 10:30-11:30 6th period: 11:58-12:31 5th period: 11:58-12:31
5th period: 11:30-1:00 EXAM 7th period: 12:36-2:06 EXAM 7th period: 12:36-1:10
6th period: 1:05-1:35 8th period: 2:112:45 8th period: 1:15-2:45 EXAM
7th period 1:40-2:10    
8th period: 2:15-2:45    
Carver Schedule for Warrior Exam Days:

Warrior Band's Annual Christmas Concert

The Warrior Band will present their Annual Christmas Concert on Monday, December 12th at 7:00pm in the Riverside Auditorium.
The Concert is FREE and Open to the Public!

Order Your RHS Softball Apparel
Use this link to visit the RHS Softball Team Store.
Orders must be placed by Midnight on December 11th
Don't Forget to Order your 2016-17 Yearbook
Order your copy of the 2016-17 Riverside High School Yearbook by Clicking Here or use This Form to order your Yearbook in the school store during Warrior Time.
Books will be delivered before Senior's Last Day in May
The cost of the book is only $45.00.

Send us Pictures of Riverside Students at their Jobs
The Riverside Yearbook Staff is looking for pictures of Students at their Jobs. If you are a Student with a job, know a student who has a job, or happen to see a Warrior at Work Snap a pic and send it to the yearbook staff at
Big Weekend For RHS Cheerleaders and Raiders
This Weekend our Cheerleaders competed in the WV Regional Cheer Competition and our JROTC Raider Teams Competed in the Raider Nationals in molena Georgia.

Our Warrior Cheerleaders finished in 2nd place at Regionals
which earns them a spot in the State Competition on December 10th!

Our JROTC Raider Girls finished 10th in the Country!
Our Boys Raider Team finished 5th in the Country!

Cheerleaders Going to Regionals
The Riverside Cheerleaders will compete in the WV Regional Cheer Competition tomorrow, November 5th, at the Charleston Civic Center.
AAA competition is scheduled to begin at 6:00pm with doors opening to the public at 5:00.
Admission to the WV Regional Cheer Competition is $6.00 for adults and $5.00 for students.
Pep Assembly Today at 2:20
We will have a Pep Assembly today at 2:20 to show our support for the Riverside Competition Cheer Squad as they go to the Charleston Civic Center Tomorrow to Compete in the WV Regional Cheer Competition. Classes this afternoon will be shortened by 5 minutes each to allow time for the assembly.

The Schedule will be as follows:
Warrior Time 10:30-11:28
5th 11:30-12:10
6th 12:15-12:55
7th 1:00-1:40
8th 1:45-2:20
Assembly 2:20-2:45

Jostens here to collect Ring and Graduation Item Orders
A representative from Jostens will be in the Commons to collect Ring and Graduation Item orders today from 8:00am to 12:00pm.
Don't Forget to turn them in!
Riverside JROTC Raider Teams to Compete in Nationals
Members of the Warrior Battalion will be leaving very early Thursday morning on their way to Molena Georgia to complete against the best JROTC Raider Teams in the Country.
This is Riverside's second trip to Georgia for the Raider Nationals. Last year our Boys Raider Team placed 13th, and our Girls Team placed 8th In The Nation!
This year, armed with experience from last year, we are confident that we can do even better!

Today's Afternoon Schedule
We will have 40 minute classes after Warrior Time today and an Assembly to celebrate our JROTC's Trip to Nationals beginning at 14:20.
The Schedule will be as follows:
Warrior Time 10:30-11:28
5th 11:30-12:10
6th 12:15-12:55
7th 13:00-13:40
8th 13:45-14:20
Assembly 14:20-14:45

Melodic Fusion Arts & Crafts Fair - Saturday, October 29th
The Riverside High School Show Choir, Melodic Fusion will host its Annual Arts & Crafts Fair on Saturday, October 29th, 2016 from 9am to 3pm in the Riverside High School Commons.

Arts and Crafts Fair
X Arts and Crafts Fair

Warrior Band's Boo-Tastic 5k Walk/Run

Click Here to Pre-Register

Order Papa John's Today and Mention the Warrior Band PLEASE CONSIDER HAVING PAPA JOHN’S FOR LUNCH OR DINNER TODAY. When you call in your order at the Kanawha City Location, mention the order is for the Riverside Band so that we will receive 20% of your sales! Tell everyone you know!!!! Their telephone number is: (304) 926-8500
Make-Up Picture Day - Tomorrow, Friday, October 21st

Tomorrow is Make-Up Picture Day at Riverside.

Underclassmen (grades 9-11) will be called to the Aux Gym alphabetically by grade. Any student who missed picture day or wishes to re-take their picture should come to the Aux Gym when their portion of the alphabet is called.
Jostens will be here 10-27
Representatives from Jostens will hold class meetings on Thursday, October 27th.
They will meet with:
Jim Anderson Scholarship Fund Benefit Concert
X Jim Anderson Scholarship Fund Benefit Concert

Today's Bell Schedule
1st 7:30-7:57
2nd 8:02-8:29
3rd 8:34-9:01
4th 9:06-9:33
5th 9:38-10:05
Warrior Time 10:05-11:05
6th 11:05-11:32
7th 11:37-12:06
8th 12:11-12:45

6 More Scholarships - Accepting Applications This Month

Prom Committee Selling Bleacher Seats
The Prom Committee is selling RHS bleacher seats to raise money for the 2017 Prom. The seat cushions are $10 each and are available in room A12 if you would like to see/buy one.

FASFA Help at the Football Game
Seniors - Get help with your FASFA while the Warriors take on Morgantown High at our next home Football Game on Friday, October 14th.
Parents and Seniors are encouraged to come get information and fill out the FASFA between 5 and 8pm in Warrior Stadium.
7 Scholarships - Accepting Applications This Month

Make-Up Picture Day
LifeTouch will be here on Friday, October 21st to take make-up pictures.
Picture forms are available in the Main Office
In addition to normal school pictures,
LifeTouch will also be taking Make-Up Senior Drape Shots on that day.
Remember Senior's, you must have your drape shots taken by the end of Christmas Break to be included in the yearbook.
1st Nine Weeks Progress Reports Go Home on Friday

College Fair
Senior's attending the College Fair trip will leave at 9:15 and will return at 11:00am.
Today's Schedule
Warrior Time   10:00-11:00
Begin Releasing Students to the Gym at 1:30
Riverside FCA Yankee Candle Fund-Raiser
The Riverside FCA is holding a Fund-raiser with Yankee Candle.
Click Here to Shop Yankee Candle and help the FCA!
RHS-FCA will receive 40% of the order for our group.
RHS-FCA helps in a variety of ways, buying shoes, Thanksgiving meals, Christmas gifts, test fees, KRT passes and a variety of other issues.
Thank you for your support of FCA.
Order deadline is Oct. 14th.
Riverside Students Perform Well in the Schoenbaum Culinary Challenge
Zach Fitch and Haley Workman took home honors Saturday from the Schoenbaum Cullinary Challenge. Zach Fitch brought home a third place finish, and Haley Workman took first with her Citrus Vegetable Salad.
Haley WorkmanZach Fitch
Warrior Homecoming Days

Order Your 2016-17 Yearbook Today!
We are now taking orders for the 2016-17 Riverside High School Yearbook
The Book will be delivered in May with an addition 12 page supplement to be delivered in September
Cost of the book is only $45.00
Order Here
Warrior Band's Boo-Tastic 5k
The Warrior Band will be holding a 5k Run/Walk on Saturday, October 29th.
Register to Run at
The USAF Blue Aces Concert Postponed
The USAF Blue Aces were scheduled to perform for the students of Riverside on Wednesday, October 19th, but due to an illness they need to reschedule for March. We are sorry for the inconvenience.
70th Annual Gazette-Mail and Kanawha County Schools Majorette and Band Festival
The Riverside High School Warrior Band will Perform in the Majorette and Band Festival on Tuesday, September 27th.
The Festival takes place at Laidley Field and is set to begin at 6:30pm.
Tickets are $8.00 and can be purchased at the gate.
Click here for more information
Meet the Author: Bob Barnett - 9/26 in RHS Library
West Virginia’s championship teams at West Virginia University and Marshall University and athletic superstars like Jerry West and Mary Lou Retton are familiar to all, but few know the full, untold story of sports in the Mountain State. Hillside Fields: A History of Sports in West Virginia chronicles the famous athletic triumphs and heart-breaking losses of local heroes and legendary teams, recording the titanic struggles of a small state competing alongside larger rivals. Author, teacher, and journalist Bob Barnett explains how major national trends and events, as well as West Virginia’s economic, political and demographic conditions, influenced the development of sports in the state.
Monday, September 26th 11:30am in the Riverside Public Library
Local School Improvement Council (LSIC) Meeting Monday at 6:00pm
The Riverside Local School Improvement Council (LSIC) Will meet this evening at 6:00pm.
Live Stream of Tonight's Football Game @ South Charleston
Tonight's game is being streamed live at:
Important Meeting for Seniors and their Parents
Today @ 6:00pm

There will be an very important Financial Aid informational meeting on Tuesday, September 13th at 6:00PM in the auditorium at Riverside.
Information on completing the mandatory Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) will be provided. A representative from the WV Department of Higher Education will be on-hand to answer questions or concerns you may have in completing this very important step in the college application process.
Those in attendance will be given a ticket for attending that will go in a drawing for a nice prize for any student going off to college next fall.
See or talk to your counselor for questions.
Young Dems Guest Speaker - Thursday, 9-15
This Thursday in the auditorium, the Young Dems are hosting Ellen Allen, CEO of the Covenant House. She will be speaking about the causes of poverty, escaping or preventing a life of poverty and careers in easing the suffering of those living in poverty. She is a powerful speaker and nationally recognized for her work in poverty advocacy. Please Plan to attend her speech in the auditorium from 10:50-11:20 on Thursday.
Tomorrow is a 2 Hour Early Out Day
We will be following the 2 Hour Early Out Schedule tomorrow. You can find that Schedule on the Information Page.
P.M. and All-Day Carver Students will Attend Carver.
USAF Blue Aces Rock Warrior Time
Wednesday, October 19th

Must Have a Ticket to enter; Tickets are FREE!!!
Pick up your FREE Ticket from the School Store During Warrior Time
Tickets will be available beginning 9-12-16
2015-16 Yearbook Supplements are In!
If you purchased a copy of the 2015-16 Riverside Yearbook, Your 12 page Spring Supplement has now arrived and is available for you to pick up in the Riverside Band Room.
This Supplement includes pictures from Graduation, Spring Fling and Prom in addition to pages of Baseball, Softball, Track, and Tennis!
The Best Part is that you have already paid for it!!
Please stop by and pick up your Supplement!!
Young Democrats Host Guest Speaker TODAY
The Young Democrats will Host, Emmett Pepper today as part of their Speaker Series. Mr. Pepper will speak from 10:50 - 11:20 in the Auditorium.
Emmett graduated with a degree in Political Science from Virginia Tech. He worked in the Northeast on energy and environmental policy for Citizens Campaign for the Environment from 2002-2009, before attending law school at the American University Washington College of Law, where he specialized in energy and environmental law. Upon graduation, Emmett returned to his hometown of Charleston, where he clerked for the WV Supreme Court of Appeals as a writ clerk. After connecting to WV CAG and other organizations during the 2014 water crisis in Charleston, he began as director of Energy Efficient WV in April of 2014. In addition to spending much of his time working to advance energy efficiency policy and participation, Emmett is interested and active in policies regarding consumer protections, recycling, water infrastructure, and bike-friendliness. Emmett is also very interested in multiculturalism, co-hosting an international music radio show on Charleston’s WTSQ, called Beats without Borders, and serving on the board of the WV International Film Festival.

Free Money For College
Seniors – Do you want free money for college? There will be a financial aid workshop on Tuesday, September 13th at 6PM in the auditorium to tell you how to get it. It’s for all senior students and parents. DO NOT miss out on this information.

See counselors for questions.
Melodic Fusion Yard Sale - Saturday
Riverside High School Melodic Fusion will hold a Community Yard Sale on the School's Parking Lot on Saturday.

Click Here to reserve a spot!

Pep Assembly Today at 2:00pm
We are on a modified schedule today due to the 2:00 Pep Assembly. Today's schedule can be found here.
Deadline Set for Senior Drape Shots
Many Seniors posed for their Drape Shots on the scheduled days in July, but some did not. Lifetouch will be at the school on October 21st for make-up school pictures and Drape Shots.
Seniors can also schedule to go to their Cross Lanes Studio to pose for their Senior Pictures.
Only Drape Shots that are taken before January 4th will be included in the 2016-17 yearbook. This is a solid deadline! Any Senior who does not pose for their Drape Shots before January 4th will not appear in the yearbook.
Homecoming Dance
Tickets Go On Sale Thursday in the School Store!


Students along with their parent/guardian are invited to an informational meeting on Thursday, October 6th at 6pm at the University of Charleston pool in Kanawha City (located to the left of new addition to gymnasium - side entrance of building) to learn more about the 2016-2017 Riverside High School swim team season.
There will be a sign up sheet in the main office for those that are interested in joining the team this season beginning September 12th.

Click Here to download a flyer for the informational meeting.

Riverside High School Dismissing at 12:15pm Today
This is a message from Kanawha County Schools.
Riverside High School will be dismissing at 12:15 today, Friday August 26, 2016, due to No Air Conditioning.
Football Payers MUST BE in the Field House by 3:00pm.
Band Members MUST BE in the Band Room by 4:00pm

Smarter Balance Results Going Home Tomorrow
Students will report to their homeroom class first thing tomorrow morning.
Smarter Balance Test results will be distributed in homebase. Students should take these results with them to their English, Math, and Science Classes then HOME and the end of the day!
JROTC Warrior Battalion Training Schedule Available
The Training Schedule for RHS JROTC is now available on the JROTC page of this website.
Click Here to visit the JROTC Page.
Bus Reroute For Simmons Creek
This is a message from Kanawha County Schools.

Bus 1405 and 1402 will not be running Simmons Creek due to hazardous conditions starting this afternoon, Thursday August 25, 2016. This will continue until the necessary repairs are completed. The new bus stop for all students will be at the wide spot near the Dupont Plant on Dupont Avenue at 6:05 AM for Riverside High School. Dupont Middle and Belle Elementary students can meet the bus at the new stop at 7:55 AM.

In the PM Bus 1405 will drop off both Riverside and Belle Elementary at 3:25 PM, and Bus 1402 will drop off Dupont Middle Students at 4:05 at the new stop location.

Project Graduation Meeting - Thursday at 6:00pm
Project Graduation will have their first meeting for the year on Thursday at 6:00pm. Parents of Senior's are encouraged to attend, anyone is welcome!
This Friday is a 2 Hour Early Out Day
All-Day and Morning Carver Students will be attending Carver this time.
Click Here to find the Bell Schedule
Riverside High School Parent Meeting Scheduled
Riverside High School will hold a Parent Meeting (LSIC) on Monday, August 29th beginning at 5:30pm.
Warrior Band to Host Community Yard Sale
September 3rd

The Warrior Band will be hosting a Community Yard Sale and car wash in the school parking lot on September 3rd. Booths/spots will be available at $10 per space. Anyone interested in renting a booth may contact Melanie Winnings at: (304) 549-3694.
Set up will begin between 6:30 and 7:00 a.m., with the The Yard Sale will be open from 8:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.
Bus Change
Students who ride Bus 1311 will ride bus 1312 today only.
Riverside High School Will be Dismissing at 1:00pm today due to HVAC.
Football, Cross Country and Band students are to stay at the school for practice, which will begin earlier than planned but will end at the scheduled time.
Girls Soccer, Volleyball, and Cheer will also have after school practice today at their regularly scheduled time.
Space Still Available in the "General Band" Class - 5th Period
It is not too late to sign-up for the "General Band" Class which meets 5th period.
"General Band" is a beginning band class for anyone who wants to learn an instrument. This class Does Not have any outside of school-time commitments. Please contact Mr. Mullins if you have any questions, or fill out a schedule change form to join the class!
Find your Bus Stop, Times, and Bus Number
Click here to find your Bus
"iPad Fix It" Clinic
The iPad Fix It Clinic will be open during Warrior Time Every Day!
If you are experiencing problems with your iPad, go to room B-28 during Warrior Time to have it Fixed.
First Day Bell Schedule
1st7:25-9:25AM Carver go after 1st Period
2nd9:30-10:02Senior Class Meeting
4th10:44-11:16Sophomore Class Meeting
Warrior Time   11:16-12:16
6th12:54-1:27Junior Class Meeting
8th2:10-2:45Freshman Class Meeting

2016-17 RHS Student Handbook Now Available
Click the image below to view the Student Handbook in .pdf format

2016-2017 Parking Applications Available
Click Here to download a printable copy of the Parking Application