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Daily Announcements

February 21st

Our Marching Spartans took second at state last year, and you could be part of the award-winning Marching Spartans Colorguard! We have a spin clinic tonight, which is a no-commitment opportunity to try it out! No dance experience required! Watch this video to learn more:

Congratulations to the following students who won Student of the Month. 
Mirta Hernandez 12th. Alyshia Hott 11th. Benjamin Bury 10th. Alexis Escalante Gomez 9th.

Attention 10th-12th grade girls! You are invited to attend the Operation Glass Slipper prom dress event scheduled for the weekend of March 9-10 at Southdale Mall. You MUST see your counselor for a referral form that will allow you to make an appointment. Questions, see your counselor.

Thank you to all of the students who participated in the Cheerleading Basket Raffle! The winners are: Andres Sanchez, Stephen De Lima, and Lindsey Klepsa! Thank you for your support of the Cheerleading Team! GO SPARTANS!

Attention Spartans, this is your last chance to guarantee yourself a yearbook! The price to pre-order and reserve yourself a yearbook is $65 until February 22nd. This Spring we will continue to sell yearbooks at $75, but there's no guarantee of a book without a pre-order, so order now! Purchase with a credit card at or with cash at paying and receiving.

The School Store Spartan Market (Formally know as "DECA") is looking for motivated employees for 1st lunch. We are currently closed until we fill these positions. We are looking to hire 3 employees that are able to be in the school store Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday. Please grab an application in the attendance office and hand to Mr. Caruso in room 246. 

RHS Synchronized Swim Team begins captains practices on February 25th - March 1st at RMS Pool from 3:45 - 5pm. The season begins Monday, March 4th at 3:45pm at RMS Pool. Please bring a swim suit, goggles, swim cap, and towel. Visit our website on the RHS athletics page to find coaches information

There will be a preseason track and field meeting on February 27th at 3:45. Boys and girls who are interested in participating this spring should attend this meeting. The boy's meeting will be held in room 345 and the girl's meeting will be in room 344.

Would you like to have your literature or artwork published in a school wide magazine? If so, please contact Mrs. Singer via email or come to room 282. I am also looking for some students to join the Windsong Literary Magazine Club after school on Tuesdays. If you are interested in helping to put the magazine together, please join me after school Tuesday in room 282.

Richfield DECA is sending three students Orlando Florida to compete in DECA International Competition. The three students compete in a DECA Food Service Operations Event detailing out the Operations of the School Store, Spartan Market (The store formerly known as DECA store). They, along with 4 other MN school stores, will compete for best school Food Service Operation in the world. Go USA.... Go MN..... Go Richfield...... Go Spartans!

Hey Everyone, just a reminder that Lauren Salgado Cortes the Health Mentor is available Tuesdays-Fridays if you all have questions or concerns about relationships, birth control, STIs, resources and more. She is in room 188 next to the health center. Conversations are confidential and she is here to support you all.

Juniors and seniors wishing to leave the school grounds for lunch will need to complete an Off Campus Lunch Application. You must reapply every semester. In order to qualify for off-campus lunch privileges, you must be a junior or a senior who earned a 2.5 GPA or higher, had an attendance rate of 95 percent or better, had ten or less tardies, and had no suspensions during the fall semester. You will also need parent permission. Please see Ms. Karen at the welcome desk for an application. You will not be granted permission to leave campus until the application has been approved unless you currently have off campus lunch privileges. New off campus lunch privileges will not begin until February 19.

If you do not have a Quarter 3 permit on your windshield, you must park on the street so that you do not take another person's spot. If you do, you will be ticketed. You also may not park in the Central parking lot. That is for Central use only.

The School Store has new hours for 2019. We will be open during lunches Mondays through Wednesdays, and on Fridays. This means we will be closed on Thursdays. Our new before/after school hours will be announced in the near future.

Have you seen the charging stations near the cafeteria and gyms? You can charge your device, lock it up, and come back for it whenever it is convenient for you. They are free and equipped with Chromebook charging cords.