Knight News: March 19, 2018

  • Millmont Slime

    These lucky charms at Millmont Elementary made green slime to celebrate St. Patrick's Day. ☘️ 
    📸: Ms. Dries

Gold Star

  • Lifting her voice
    Kudos to RHS junior Janeice Burns, who is organizing a local March for Our Lives on Saturday, March 24. The event will begin at 1:30 p.m. in City Park, continue up Walnut Street to 13th Street and end at the Castle Steps.

    For the Kids
    High five for our RHS students who are planning a MiniThon to raise money for pediatric cancer research. Save the date for their Glow-Thon on Saturday, April 14 from 2-9 p.m. at the Geigle Complex. More information to come. 

    Competition season
    Shout out to our Reading Muhlenberg Career and Technology Center students who participated in #FCCLA Competitions this week! We'll share a complete list of winners when we receive it. 

    Bonus: In February, we highlighted the importance and value of CTE with a special photo project. Check it out here:  

#RSDproud Photos

  • Aladdin Jr Cast

Upcoming Events

  • Resource Fair for RSD Families
    Hosted by the RSD ESL Department and the PA Migrant Education Program
    Wednesday, March 21 
    4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
    ROCC Building

    Learn about district and community resources, including housing, education and employment

    Light refreshments
    Interpreters available

    Committee of the Whole School Board Meeting
    Wednesday, March 21 at 6 p.m.
    RSD Administration Building

    Spring Break

    • Thursday, March 29
    • Friday, March 30

    Snow Make-Up Days

    • Monday, March 26 
    • Tuesday, March 27
    • Wednesday, March 28
    • Monday, April 2

As Seen On ...

  • My Wish essay

    Sometimes we have to take a step back and see the big picture. "This was written by an English as a Second Language student at Tyson-Schoener who was a non-English speaker last year," Principal Sal Sepulveda posted on Twitter. Bravo to this amazing student and our amazing RSD staff for all of your hard work. #MyWish 

News and Notes

  • District III Championship
    T-Shirts For Sale
    The RHS Athletic Department is taking orders for District III Basketball Championship T-shirts. T-shirts are available in Adult Sizes - Small through 3XL. Cost is $15 each.  Money and orders are due in the Athletic Office by 3 p.m. on Friday, March 23. Contact Debbie Hiester at Ext. 81070 (internal) or 484-258-7436.

    Red Knight Flags for Sale
    The Reading High School Virtual Enterprise class is selling Red Knight flags. As part of the class’s social entrepreneurship theme, 20% of the money raised will be donated to the Reading YMCA to help homeless teens. Cost is $18. Make checks payable to: RHS – P3 VEI Class. Deadline is March 28, and delivery is scheduled for the third week in April. To order, contact teacher Rick Gochnauer, Room 210 at Reading High School, or call RHS at 610-371-5705.