Rich Central 2016 Prom Guidelines

Maya Carrell, Staff Reporter

March 17, 2016

As we get closer to the Rich Central 2016 Prom, "I Promise You the Stars," students may start to have more questions about the criteria to attend Prom.  Some of the requirements to be aware of: Students must be classified as ...

Donate While You Dine!

Patricia High, Staff Reporter

March 15, 2016

If you are hungry when school lets out at 1:30p.m. next Thursday, March 24th, be sure to head over to Culver's of Matteson.  Your purchase will benefit Team Purple Reign and the American Cancer Society via Governor's State University.  The proceeds will go directly to the t...

Senior-itis Strikes

Senior-itis Strikes

October 29, 2015

SSP: Enrichment for Curious or Confused Minds

Karah Polk, Staff Reporter

March 19, 2015

The morning bell rings to dismiss all of the students’ fun and to return to their assigned classrooms to perform productively. The students enter their classroom and begin working diligently on a timed test; the classroom grows...

Freshman Academy in focus

Christina Thompson, Staff Reporter

March 19, 2015

Freshman Academy has been around for approximately eight years. According to Mr. Schmidt, a Freshman Academy language arts teacher,  “Freshman Academy was started to help freshmen get accustomed to the whole idea of high school....

HTWM means what?

Maya Carrell, Staff Reporter

March 19, 2015

Olympia Fields - This year, many students have heard of or are taking a class called History and Thought of Western Man, or HTWM for short. Not a lot of kids know what this class is, or what it consists of. In a simple definition...

Feeling the Heat: Air system a concern

Jocelyn Rowton, Staff Reporter

January 22, 2015

The heating and cooling system has been a concern for students and staff at Rich Central High School in recent years. The heat is warmer in some classrooms than it is in others, while other times it is cooler in some rooms. For...

Bathroom Concerns: Doors locked on occasion for safety concerns

Jamilah Board, Staff Reporter

December 8, 2014

Olympia Fields- Teens at Rich Central High School occasionally make an effort to run to the bathroom during passing periods and make it to their next class before the final bell rings. There is not always a guarantee, though, t...