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A Glimpse of Rock Canyon

       Main Office Hours        

7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. M-Th
7:00 a.m. - 3:15 p.m. F

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PARCC Testing

The Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Career testing will take place March
2 - 19. In order to take less classroom time to give
the tests, we are adjusting our schedule during
this time period.
Mon. March 2 - Odd Periods
Tues. March 3 - Even Periods
Wed. March 4 - Odd Periods
Thurs. March 5 - Even Periods
Fri. March 6 - Even Periods

Mon. March 9 - Odd Periods
Tues. March 10 - Even Periods
Wed. March 11 - Odd Periods
Thurs. March 12 - Even Periods
Fri. March 13 - Odd Periods

Mon. March 16 - Odd Periods
Tues. March 17 - Even Periods
Wed. March 18 - Odd Periods
Thurs. March 19 - Even Periods
Fri. March 20 - No School

2015 Senior Update

March 5, Graduation announcements and other items ordered from Jostens will be available to be picked up between 10:50 and 1:20. They will be located in front of the auditorium box office. Items must be paid in full in order to be picked up.

Cap and gowns should now be ordered. If you have not yet done so, call 303-470-5136.

Collages: If your student has not yet picked-up their collage packet in the main office, please have them do so. Collages should be returned by April 1.

Graduation May 22, 9:00 a..m.
Sports Authority Stadium, Parker

Wish Week 20 - 27

Feb. 20 Dish for a Wish at Costa Vida on Lincoln -
4-9 p.m; Opening Assembly and Miracle Minute
Feb. 21 Dish for a Wish at Genghis Grill on County Line Road, All day
Feb. 22 Dish for a Wish at Mod Pizza on County Line, All day; After Prom Fashion Show 12:00 p.m.
Feb. 23 Dish for a Wish at Five Guys on University, All Day; Wish Week Dodge-A-Ball 7:00 p.m.
Feb. 24 Dish for a Wish at Chipotle on Lincoln - 4-8 p.m; Dare To Share Your Hair
Feb. 25 Dish for a Wish at California Pizza Kitchen by Park Meadows, All Day; 20 plays in 40 minutes, 7 p.m. auditorium
Feb. 26 Dish for a Wish at Chick-Fil-A on University, 11-7; Unified Basketball game 6 p.m.; Wish Week Basketball 7:00 p.m.
Feb. 27 Wish Week Closing Assembly 2:10 p.m.

ACT Prep Class

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October, 2014 Parent Newsletter

May, 2014 Parent Newsletter

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March, 2014 Parent Newsletter

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Senior Yearbook Ad Info and Letter

Senior Ad Information Document

 Need Transcripts? 

Graduates (2012 or earlier) if you are in need of transcripts, you get them from the District. Click herethen click on Former Student/Alumni. 2013 graduates contact the RC counseling office at 303-387-3022.

Student Parking Information

Students are allowed to park at RCHS by permit only. Due to the number of parking spaces available, only seniors and juniors will be able to purchase parking permits for the 2014-15 school year. At this time all student parking spaces have been sold.

To register to be put on a waiting list for a parking permit, go to this link

If a permit becomes available, permits will be issued to students in the order of the waiting list.

Completing the application does not reserve a permit. Permits will be issued to licensed drivers only. Students must present their drivers license when picking up their permits.

Student accounts will be billed $50 once students receive their permits. No cash or checks will be accepted. All fees prior to the 2014-15 school year must be paid in full in order to receive a parking permit.

      Free & Reduced Applications      

All Free & Reduced applications are done online this year. You can also access this link by going on the district website and clicking on the n at the bottom. Choose Nutrition Services and there is a big blue oval that says "Online Free & Reduced Lunch Application" or use the link below.

Student Health Insurance

The Douglas County School District Risk Management Department has collaborated with an independent insurance agency for student health insurance needs. Student accident insurance coverage can be obtained through K&K Insurance. Specifically the web site to enroll online is Hard copy applications can be obtained in the Rock Canyon main office.

For all students it is mandatory to have health insurance to go on overnight field trips and for secondary students involved in sports, student health insurance is critical. If you have any questions about the insurance costs and the coverage limits contact the K&K Student Insurance representative Brice Durban at 785-213-9879. If you have any questions about this program, contact Brennan in Risk Management at 720-433-1097 or


Weather Closure/Delay

If school has a delayed start due to weather, the delayed start will be 1-1/2 hours (this is a change from a one hour delay.) The District will use the following methods to notify parents about weather related school closures and schedule changes: local television and radio broadcasts, District website, District weather hotline 303-387-7669. More detailed information on weather related closures and delays can be found on the district website at: security/weatherclosureinformation/index.htm.


Anonymously report suspicious behavior. Sponsored by the Douglas County Sheriff's Office. Text your tip to 274-637. Start text message with RCHS. Your message remains anonymous. Text anytime you have information about a crime or concern.

Our Check Policy:

The Douglas County School District is moving to an ACH (automatic clearing house) check clearing process beginning July 1, 2012. When you provide a check as payment, you authorize us either to use information from your check to make a one-time electronic funds transfer from your account or to process the payment as a check transaction.

Important Dates

Feb. 20 - 27
Wish Week

March 2 - 19 Schedule Changes
PARCC testing will take place

March 4, 5, 6, 7
Musical "Guys and Dolls"
7:00 p.m.

March 5
Graduation announcements pick up
10:50 - 1:20
In front of auditorium

March 19
3:30 - 7:30 Parent Teacher Conferences

March 20
No School, Offices Closed

March 23 - 27
Spring Break,
No School, Offices Closed

April 18

April 24
No School, Offices Closed

April 28
ACT Testing 7:40 - 11:30
Access, Periods 1 and 2 p.m.

April 29
Special Schedule - Periods 3 through 7

May 4 - 15
AP Testing

May 13 - 14
Senior Finals

May 15
Senior Check-out Day

May 19
Senior Reception, 7:00 p.m.
Wildlife Experience

May 20
Finals a.m. Periods 7 and 6

May 21
Finals a.m. Periods 5 and 4
Senior Honors Night

May 22

May 25
Memorial Day Holiday, Office Closed

May 26
Finals a.m. Access/Locker Clean out and Period 3

May 27
Finals a.m. Periods 2 and 1
Last Day of School for Students