The Boys Cross Country Team placed 3rd at Regionals, advancing the team to Semi-State! Semi-State is at Shelbyville tomorrow, Saturday, October 26.
The girls cross country team competed at the IHSAA Regional Championship and placed 3rd, advancing to Semi-State! This is the second best performance at a Regional competition in the last 20 years.
Sophomore Lauren Turk led the Lady Rebels with an All-Regional performance (19th place)! The Semi-State competition will be tomorrow, Saturday, October 26 at 11:15 AM at the Blue River Cross Country Course in Shelbyville.
We congratulate our most recent Students of the Month who were recognized at a luncheon in their honor last Monday.
We are honored to announce that eleven members of the boys cross country team and four members of the girls cross country team have been recognized as Academic All State by the Indiana Association of Track and Cross Country Coaches (IATCC). The three senior members of girls cross country team were also recognized as Academic All State by the Indiana Coaches of Girls Sports Association (ICGSA).
First Team Academic All State are juniors Matthew Croddy, Christina Kurz, seniors Katie Baker, Clark Chapman, Chris Figueroa, Ryan Flick, Sam George, Trinity Gleitz, Liam Irwin, Amber Linton, Blake Prather, Carson Rearick and Joseph Woodruff.
Honorable Mention Academic All State are seniors Michael Feltz and Logan Wong.
IMPORTANT: Parents who will be picking up their child on Tuesday, please do not arrive until 1:00 PM to avoid traffic congestion.
If you’d like to participate in the Walkathon but can’t find the time to volunteer, please consider donating a gift card to be given to the students as a prize for raising $100 or more. Gas cards, movie passes, fast food gift cards are all fabulous awards for our busy teens!
The Walkathon is Tuesday, October 29th. (The rain date is scheduled for October 31st.)
College day visits are not allowed on this day. School is dismissed at 1:00 PM on the day of the Walkathon!
The last turn in date is in the cafeteria during all lunch periods on Monday, October 28th. Any money turned in after lunch on October 28th must be turned in to Mrs. Endris in the Advancement Office. Money must be turned in by October 28th in order for the student to participate in the walk. Please email Jeen Endris if you have any questions.
Roncalli invites all prospective students in 5th – 8th grades, along with their parents and family members, to join us for our Open House on Thursday, November 7th from 6:00 – 8:00 PM.
All facets of school life at Roncalli will be on display. Guests will be able to visit information booths on all academic, extra-curricular and service organizations and have an opportunity to speak with current students, teachers, coaches, club moderators and school administrators. Tours of the school will be available throughout the entire two hour time period.
Stop by and see why so many people are making Roncalli their choice for high school! For information about Roncalli, visit www.roncalli.org.
Fall Blessings from the Guidance Team!
We are happy to announce the Guidance Blast is current and being updated weekly!! Please visit our blog for all Guidance Office related information!!
Representatives from the following colleges will be visiting Roncalli next week.
Roncalli will hold its Annual Career Day on Friday, November 8. Professionals from around the community will be here to meet with current Roncalli Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors in twenty minute increments. The link to sign up can be found through Canvas. Please contact Angela Maly with questions.
Did you know most colleges have an application deadline of November 1st for students to be considered for their merit based scholarships? It’s true!! Parents, please encourage your student to complete their college applications and any necessary essays as soon as possible!!
An initiative of Shepherd Community Center, Act Six is Indianapolis’ only full-tuition, full-need urban leadership award. Act Six will select approximately 14 of Indianapolis’ most promising urban leaders for scholarships to Oakland City University and Taylor University. For more information or to apply click here.
The Roncalli Spirit Store will hold its annual Holiday Sale on Saturday, November 9, 2019, in the Roncalli cafeteria from 9 AM to 1 PM. We will have fantastic new merchandise updated with the latest trends and styles for everyone on your Christmas shopping list: Moms and Dads, Grandparents, students, future students, little siblings and even your pets. We have non-apparel gift ideas you won’t want to miss. If you’re a parent of an eighth grader, shop with us while your student takes the Roncalli placement exam.
For more information, please contact Wendy Lawrie, Director of the Roncalli Spirit Store, 787-8277 ext. 279. See you at the sale!
On Friday, October 11th, we welcomed over 700 grandparents to Roncalli to celebrate Mass with our sophomores, juniors and seniors. The grandparents also attended students’ seventh period classes to get a glimpse of what Roncalli has to offer their grandchildren.
Find us on Facebook for carpooling/transportation information.
Rebel Juniors is a volleyball club for youth girls started by Roncalli coaches for perspective Roncalli volleyball athletes.
Please follow @Rebelvball on Instagram for updates. If you have any questions, feel free to email email@example.com.
The BillieFest is open to all alumni of Sacred Heart, St. Patrick, Holy Rosary, St. James, St. Catherine and Central Catholic.
If the football team wins this week you can catch their next game on the Rebel Media Network.
In partnership with Ascension St. Vincent, here is information that you might find useful.
About 1 in 8 women in the United States will develop breast cancer at some point during their lifetime, according to the American Cancer Society. The good news is that most women can survive breast cancer if it’s found and treated early.
In recognition of October as National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, doctors at Ascension St. Vincent have shared some of the top things you need to know about breast cancer.
You can’t control your genetics or avoid getting older. But there are ways to be proactive about controlling your risks factors:
This health tip is provided by Ascension St.Vincent. Schedule an appointment online, anytime at GetStVincentCare.com.