Rider News

 Electronica 2015

 Class Scheduling for 2015-16
Junior Class (Seniors next year) - scheduling will start the week of March 2
Sophomore Class (Juniors next year) - scheduling will start the week of March 9
Freshman Class (Sophomores next year) - scheduling will start the week of April 6 

 Graduation 2015
Monday - June 1 (NEW DATE) - Graduation practice at Kay Yeager Coliseum starting at 3:00 pm (Attendance is mandatory in order to participate in the commencement exercises)
Saturday - June 6 - Graduation exercises at Kay Yeager Coliseum (Graduates need to be at the MPEC at 3:45 pm

  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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  •  V.A.S.E.

    State Visual Arts Scholastic Event

    Rider students Georgia DuBose, Renee Lonon, Tiffany Thoes and Jenna Ward advanced to the State Visual Arts Scholastic Event, with two of the students winning awards. Congratulations, Raiders! Click to see honors won!

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  •  Academic District Meet

    Regional Academic UIL Results

    Rider had 14 students compete recently in Regional Competition with one student advancing to State. Congratulations to Carolyn Messer for advancing to State in both Ready Writing and Literary Criticism! Read the story to see Regional awards.

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  •  One Act Play

    UIL One Act Play Advances to State!

    Rider's UIL Once Act Play, The Shadow Box, advanced to State competition! They will perform in Austin on Wednesday, May 27. This is the second time in RHS history, and second year in a row, that Rider's One Act Play has advanced to State. Read the full story for awards received. Way to go, Raiders!

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  •  Rider FFA

    FFA District Degree Checks

    Rider FFA had numerous students win awards and advance to the Area Degree Checks. Click for more information and to see results.

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  •  Pan American Student Forum

    Pan American Student Forum

    Pan American Student Forum Conference was held recently in San Antonio and Rider had five winners this year. Click for more info.

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  •  RHS Band

    Band/Orchestra UIL Competition

    In this years UIL competition, both the Rider Band and Orchestra won the UIL Sweepstakes Award for the school year. The Varsity Band rating along with the superior rating of the varsity marching band earned the UIL Sweepstakes Trophy for the year. Congratulations, Raiders!

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  •  ILPC Tops in Texas

    ILPC Journalism Awards

    The Texas Interscholastic League Press Conference recently handed out awards, and Rider had many students represented. Yearbook awards were based on last year's book, and newspaper awards were based on this year's August through February papers. Click to see Rider's honorees!

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  •  RHS Soccer

    All-District Soccer

    Rider dominated district awards with lots of awards and selections. Read the story to see who was honored.

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  •  THSPA

    THSPA Academic All-State

    Congratulations to Rider's Guillermo Parham for being named to the Academic All-State Team in Powerlifting.

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  •  DAR

    Daughter's of the American Revolution

    Congratulations to Mr. Pearson, who was honored by Major Francis Grice Chapter, Daughter's of the American Revolution, as their winner for the 2014-15 Outstanding Teacher of American History Award!

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  •  TISCA

    Swimming Academic All-American

    Congratulations to Emily Sledge for making the TISCA All-American Academic Swim Team. Way to go, Emily!

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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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