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Report Cards 
Report cards will be handed out at the following dates and times:
Seniors - Tuesday, August 18 from 9a.m. to 11a.m. and 1p.m. to 3p.m.
Juniors - Wednesday, August 19 from 9a.m. to 11a.m. and 1p.m. to 3p.m.
Sophomores - Thursday, August 20 from 9a.m.-11a.m. and 1p.m.-3p.m.
Students may pick up their schedules later than there assigned times but NOT earlier.
Freshman Corral
Rider Freshman Corral will be held Friday August 21 beginning at 1p.m. in the main gym for incoming freshmen and their parents.
Freshmen will be able to pick up their report cards at this time, have a brief orientation. and a meeting for freshmen parents.
Parking spaces will be sold the second week of school.

 2015 Graduating Class - Top 10
Congratulations to the top 10 students from the 2015 Graduating Class!
Valedictorian:   Elleana Majdinasab
Salutatorian:   Lauren Barnett
3.   Alison Deason
4.   Bailey Gutierrez
5.   Sara Sorge
t6.   Georgia Dubose
t6.   Olivia Thacker
8.   Alessandra Cerreta
9.   Dakota Tolleson
10.   Madeline Nichols

  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! 


 There are a few student parking spots left. If you are interested in one of these spots, see an administrator. Any student parking in a reserved spot that is not theirs will be towed.


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  •  TISCA

    TISCA Academic All-American and All-State

    Congratulations to Emily Sledge for making the TISCA All-American Academic Swim Team, and to Emily and Cheyenne Garcia for making Academic All-State. Way to go, Raiders!

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  •  Rider FFA

    FFA Accolades

    Rider FFA has seven students seeking Texas State Floral Certification, had 14 students certified in the Texas Beef Quality Assurance Program, and two students named Ambassadors for the 87th annual Texas FFA Convention in Corpus Christi. Click for more information and to see results.

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  • Pennies for Pets

    Pennies for Pets

    The Rider High School National Honor Society raised $17,656.94 in its Annual “Pennies for Pets” service project this year. NHS members went door to door collecting contributions to benefit the Humane Society of Wichita County and PETS. Way to go, 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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  •  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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  • 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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