High School Climate Survey for Parents

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Helping your child find the right college:
Parents of college students sharing their stories
Sponsored by the RVHS Parents Association and the Guidance Counseling Department

Wednesday, January 7th   6:45 - 8:30 PM

Utilizing the experiences of parents of recent Rondout graduates, this gathering will look at some of the following issues:
Where to start and when to start
How to be an ally to your child (in the midst of anxiety, lethargy and/or confusion)
Utilizing resources in the process (outside educational opportunities, coaches, scholarships)
Our own feelings and expectations
Techniques for reducing the stress factor

This presentation will take place following the Financial Aid workshop.  
Parents can attend either workshop or both.

Important Yearbook Deadlines:

Seniors: The Deadline for Senior Portraits has been extended to December 19. 
Senior Portrait
Baby Picture (To put next to their portrait)
Please drop-off in Mrs. Nusbaum’s mailbox or email to

If you have a brother or sister who also attends RVHS you can have your picture on the Seniors and Siblings page.
Email your picture for Seniors and Siblings to Adia Bost at 

Advertising Info:
Click on the appropriate ad form, print, fill out and return to Mary Jane Nusbaum, RVHS Room 206
Questions? Email
Please make checks payable to “Rondout Valley Council Fires”
Due by December 19

Personal Ad Info:
Love Lines $15 for 100 characters (letters, spaces, punctuation) There is no form for these. Please email your message to
¼ Page $75
½ Page $135
Full Page $200

Business Ad Info:
Sponsor Line: $20
Business Card Size $75
¼ Page $125
½ Page $150
Full Page $200

Order your yearbook now!

Order your yearbook early and save!
$55 9/3/2014- 11/30/14
$60 from 12/1/2014-1/31/2015
$65 from 2/1/2015-5/31/2015

Parents... Want to get involved & help make Rondout HS the best it can be? You can make a difference! Join the Parents Association. New input is needed! 
For more info and monthly meeting dates check out the link to the RVHS Parent Association to the left. 

Superintendent Agostaro recommends the following resource for parents and students - Applying to College with The New York Times

Please click on the link above to see the Student Handbook. The handbook is also found in the student’s agenda book which is distributed at the beginning of every year. Please note that this online version includes any updates that are made throughout the year. Those updates may not be reflected in the hard copy version in the agenda books.