Rider News

  National Merit Scholarship Program  
National Merit Commended  
Congratulations to EIGHT Rider Students for being named Commended students in the
2015 National Merit Program!
Students named were: (front row) Sarah Sorge, Bailey Gutierrez, (back row) Georgia Dubose, Dakota Tolleson, Bonnie Lambert, Carolyn Messer, Elleana Majdinasab, Gage Grace

Way to go, Raiders!

Home of Texoma's Best
Texoma's Best
Rider High School was voted 2014 Texoma's Best Public High School, Texoma's Best Principal, and Texoma's Best Band!
Great job, Raiders! 


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  •  RHS Band

    All-Region Band

    32 Rider band students competed for a spot in the Region band, with 16 students making the band with 5 alternates. Additionally, Geordy Deatherage advanced to Area and will compete for a spot in the All-State Band! Click for results from the Region competition.

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  •  Swimming

    Wichita Falls Swim Meet

    The Rider Raider swim teams capture 9 of 22 gold medals with most swimmers setting personal best times. Click for results of the meet.

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  •  Academic District Meet

    Journalism Academic UIL Results

    Rider's Journalism UIL Academic Team competed recently in the Centex UIL Journalism Invitational virtual meet, a state-wide competition. Shannon Pyle took 1st and Kiersten Scott 2nd in Feature Writing; and Lane Maddox took 2nd and Kiersten Scott took 8th in Headline Writing. Congratulations!

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  •  TMEA

    TMEA All-Area Choir

    Congratulations to Sean Valverde for advancing to All-Area in Choir. Sean was the only student from all of the Wichita Falls schools that advanced. Sean will now compete on January 10, 2015, for a seat in the All-State Choir. Good luck, Sean!

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  • College Signings for Athletics

    Rider has had numerous student-athletes over the last few years that have signed to play sports at the next level. Click on the title to check out who is going where from this years talented group of athletes!

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