Bulldog Counseling Staff

Linda Taylor - Lead Counselor - linda.taylor@rcisd.org
Matt Wheatley- Alpha House Counselor (A-Go) - matt.wheatley@rcisd.org
Sarah Thrash - Beta House Counselor (Gr-O) - sarah.thrash@rcisd.org
Kelly Jones - Gamma House Counselor (P-Z) - kelly.jones@rcisd.org
Tracey Christian - At-Risk/504 Counselor (12th) - tracey.christian@rcisd.org
Anna Knutson - Testing Coordinator/504 Counselor (9th-11th) - anna.knutson@rcisd.org

SummerSchool
Summer School 2018 
RCHS Students, do you want to get ahead this summer?  Sign up to take summer classes! Classes available for advancement are:

Professional Communications
Health
Economics
Government
Spanish II
Earth Space Science
World Geography
Art I
and PE

Registration is May 16th-31st.  See the flyer below and your House Counselor for details.
 Summer School 2018 Flyer

Rising Freshmen Registration 
Current 8th graders, the Rising Freshmen, began registering for their 2018-2019 classes on Wednesday, February 7, 2018.  Directions to register are linked below.  

Rising Sophomore Registration 
Current 9th graders, the Rising Sophomores, began registering for their 2018-2019 classes the week of March 5th.  Directions to register are linked below.  

Rising Junior Registration 
Current 10th graders, the Rising Juniors, began registering for their 2018-2019 classes.  Directions to register are linked below.  

Rising Senior Registration 
Current 11th graders, the Rising Seniors, began registering for classes on January 26th class visits


2018 Advanced Academics Night
The Advanced Academics Night was held on Wednesday, January 31, 2018.


Bulldog Review 2018
Our Bulldog Review was Monday, January 22nd.  You can download copies of the PowerPoints, Course Guide, and the Endorsements and Experiences below. 

Freshmen Class Visits PowerPoint
Freshmen class visits happened in mid November.  View the PowerPoint below for a refresher on everything covered.

Junior Class Visits PowerPoint
Junior class visits happened at the beginning of November.  View the PowerPoint below for a refresher on everything covered.

Sophomore Class Visits PowerPoint
Sophomore class visits happened at the beginning of October.  View the PowerPoint below for a refresher on everything covered.

Senior Class Visits PowerPoint
Senior class visits happened on August 30.  View the PowerPoint below for a refresher on everything covered.

 
PSAT Score Report 

On Tuesday, February 13, 2018 the counselors visited sophomore classes and explained how to read their PSAT score report. You missed the presentation or want to review it again, it can be downloaded below.



2017-2018 Scholarships are here!


FAFSA
Applications will be accepted starting October 1!  Get it done early! https://fafsa.ed.gov/

Check out this informative video about FAFSA myths!

Resources for parents about the series 13 Reasons
Click here: https://goo.gl/isrqDk  to see an interview (only 5 ½ minutes in length) with Dan Reidenberg of Suicide Awareness Voices of Education. He has a great deal of experience and knowledge about this topic and explains clearly his concerns about this series.

Click here: https://goo.gl/Bjaoxc to see talking points for parents that were developed by Dan Reidenberg (SAVE), along with The Jed Foundation, a foundation focusing on protecting emotional health and preventing suicide in teens and young adults.

SAFE! By the Grant Halliburton Foundation
Our community presentation on October 3, 2017 was SAFE! by the Grant Halliburton Foundation.  View the informative PowerPoint below.

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