Congratulations to the recipients of the Devin Green Scholarships for Summer Field Studies. Ben Rooks and Emma Sommers were awarded two of the three $1,000 Devin Green Adventure Scholarships that are handed out annually to high schoolers in Indiana. The winners of the two $250 Equipment Scholarships are Kasey O'Connor and Lindsey Hehmann.
Congratulations to two of our students senior Jaidly Anciso who won 1st place and freshman Audrey Rearick who won 2nd place for their artwork in the Right to Life Student Art Competition. On Thursday, they were presented with awards and checks for $250 (first place) and $200 (second place) as well as $250 to Roncalli for having the first place winner. We are proud of you!
Congratulations to senior Isabel Elsener who was awarded the $1,000 Pro-Life Scholarship this week! This scholarship is given in recognition of dedicated pro-life activity and attitudes while in high school and in promoting respect for the worth and dignity of all human life including the lives of the unborn, the disabled and the elderly until natural death.
Congratulations to our last students of the month for this school year! Job well done!
On Monday, the Rebels presented a check for their Lenten Almsgiving Project to Catholic Relief Services for $15,909! Theresa Chamblee of the Archdiocese said, "I am humbled by the generosity of Roncalli."
Congratulations to all of the Rebel athletes who were honored at this year’s All Sports Banquet this past Wednesday evening. It was another wonderful evening honoring many outstanding young people/athletes.
Congratulations to the following Rebels who received special end of year awards:
The cafeteria will be serving breakfast from 6:50-7:30 AM Tuesday, May 21, Wednesday, May 22 and Thursday, May 23.
The cafeteria would like to thank the school for their participation in our lunch program. The cafeteria has served over 150,000 lunches this past year. Any moneys left in seniors lunch accounts will be transferred to their siblings or can be picked up from the cafeteria office after finals. It is our expectation that lunch balances be made current before May 23. Thank you for your help and support!
- Lani Cummings
The Class of 2019 will celebrate its Baccalaureate liturgy on Friday, May 24, at 6:00 PM in the Roncalli Family Room. Tickets are not required to attend.
The graduation ceremony will be held for the Class of 2019 on Saturday, May 25, at 9:00 AM on the Roncalli campus. Weather permitting, the ceremonies will be held in the stadium and no ticket will be required for admission. Should weather not allow for an outside ceremony, graduation will be held in the RHS gymnasium and a ticket will be required for admission into the gymnasium.
Regardless of whether the ceremony is inside or outside, one will be able to view them live over the Rebel Media Network. It can be accessed via our website at www.roncalli.org. The ceremony will also be shown live on a large screen in our auditorium.
If the weather is in question, a final decision whether to hold the ceremony inside or outside will be made no later than 7:00 AM and will be available on the school’s website. Please do not call the school for this information. Please access this information via the school’s website.
Prestige/LifeTouch is the official photographer for Roncalli High School. Please know that pictures will be available for viewing and purchase online. Photos will be online approxamately 10 days after the ceremony. Here is the link: events.lifetouch.com. Contact Kevin Banich for questions regarding pictures.
Graduation questions may be directed to Kelly Meyer.
If you haven't ordered a yearbook for your student, you can do so online at www.roncalli.org/yearbook. This is the only way to ensure your child will get a yearbook. Online orders will be taken until July 22, or until our supply is gone. Seniors will pick up their books at Senior Rebel Roundup which will be held Wednesday, July 24 at 6 PM in the RHS cafeteria. All other students will receive their yearbooks on the first day of school. If you have questions or need to see if you ordered already, please email Julie Albertson.ORDER NOW
Please read the linked document. It explains the changes to our Community Service Program and student service hours.LEARN MORE
The EAA Chapter 1354 had people taking flights on a B-17 from the Greenwood Airport. Our students volunteered to help throughout the day by talking with veterans, assisting people on and off the plane and helped clean the planes.LEARN MORE
For anyone aged 6 months to 18 years old, free lunches are available Monday thru Friday, May 28th -July 17th. Please open attachments for times and places.MORE INFORMATION
Join us for our traditional service trip to East Bank, West Virginia this summer! It will be July 14- 19th. Help those in need with various home improvement projects, earn tons of service hours, and have fun with fellow Rebels! In the past, we've built wheelchair ramps, re-roofed homes, painted interior, and exteriors, etc. Use the link below to complete the application. See Mr. Striby or Mrs. Roberts with any questions. Consider this service trip - it's rewarding and a lot of fun!SIGN UP
Senior pictures for the Class of 2020 (current Juniors) will be on July 8, 9, and 10th in the Roncalli Media Center. Lifetouch will be assigning dates and times to our seniors for those dates. We will be sending out more information in the weeks ahead, but please mark your calendars for those dates. If you have any questions, please contact Kevin Banich, Assistant Principal for Student Life.
Roncalli High School is in year three of a 1:1 initiative with each student receiving a chromebook. Chromebooks will be ready for pickup according to the following schedule: Monday, August 5th from 12:00 PM to 6:00 PM, Tuesday August 6th, from 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM, and Wednesday, August 7th, after-school until 4:00 PM.
Distribution will be in the Roncalli Media Center. Enter the Main Entrance after parking on the circle.
Roncalli High School owns each school-issued Chromebook until the student graduates at which time ownership will transfer to the graduate.
Any student who leaves Roncalli prior to graduation will be expected to return their Chromebook in full working order or pay the school the cost of a new Chromebook.
The family and friends of Katie Lynch have organized the 8th Annual "Katie's Run/Walk for Hope" on May 18, 2019 to honor Katie's courageous battle with cancer. Her "free spirit", as well as her love of her family and friends, will be celebrated by raising funds for the Katie Lynch Scholarship Fund as well as Make A Wish Foundation, Sunshine Kids Foundation and the children of Riley Hospital.
The event will start at 10:00 AM at Roncalli High School. Entry fee is $25.00 per adult, $15.00 per student or $100.00 per family.
Registration forms can be found at www.katieshope.org. For more information or group pricing, please call Marty Lynch (317) 518-1219 or Kathleen Lynch (317) 502-1979.
If you can’t make it to the Baseball game May 20th, you can catch the live video stream of the game starting at 5:30 PM.YouTube Facebook
If you are wondering what to do with your senior's school uniforms, we would love for you to donate them back to Roncalli. These uniforms get passed on to other students that might struggle to afford new uniforms. You can have your student drop their clean uniform shirts, sweatshirts, or even pants off at the front office. Thanks in advance for your help!