Calling all dancers. If you didn't have a chance to try out for the RVHS Dance Team for the 2020-2021 school year, contact Jolene Dressman at Dressmanj@RV337.org to find out more
All students should be returning Chromebooks, iPads and other items to RVES, RVMS or RVHS today, Friday and RVHS only on Monday!
Congratulations to these RVMS employees for reaching milestones in their careers! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dmjpgh4o0P0
Congratulations to Cassidy and Hadley, the Valedictorians of the Class of 2020: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FqzRxaXDWCY
Virtual College Fair: May 4th - May 6th Three days of live-stream presentations answering all your questions about college! Register here: https://virtual.gotocollegefairs.com/
Congratulations to Mrs. Swtizky and the yearbook staff. The Royal Valley 2019 yearbook was designated an Honorable Mention for Balfour’s 34th edition of The Yearbook Yearbook.
Friday Furry Friend Day! Post pictures of your furry friend today for RV Virtual Spirit Week! https://padlet.com/switzkys/3qmdtli3sz6d
Seniors - Please let Mrs. Wick know what you would like to do with your classes by TODAY, if you haven't already done so. You will need parent / guardian approval to drop any classes from your schedule. They can email firstname.lastname@example.org
Today is Throwback Thursday for RV Virtual Spirit Week - post a picture of when you were younger! And if you haven’t yet, check out the padlet page https://padlet.com/switzkys/3qmdtli3sz6d. It is filled with a lot of goodies from your #RVFamily.
USD 337 Kindergarten Roundup has been postponed. We will let you know a make-up date as soon as we have one scheduled.
Today is Funny Picture Wednesday! Post a silly selfie, a picture that makes you laugh, a picture of people laughing, a school appropriate meme. Check it out here: https://padlet.com/switzkys/3qmdtli3sz6d
Hey everyone, don’t forget to participate in Virtual Spirit Week! Tuesday is Memory Day - So post a picture of one of your favorite memories from school! https://padlet.com/switzkys/3qmdtli3sz6d
Welcome back! To kick off our first week of Continuous Learning, RVHS StuCo invites you to participate in a Virtual Spirit Week. Participate each day by posting the “theme” to your Instagram story or the Padlet link! #onerv Monday’s Padlet link: https://padlet.com/switzkys/3qmdtli3sz6d
Per Governor's order, RV community can't gather to watch school board meeting. Follow their live feed Monday at 7:30 pm on Facebook.com/USD 337 Royal Valley Board Meetings
RVES Art to Remember orders are scheduled to be shipped in mid April. We will let you know when they arrive and will make arrangements for pick up
Ever wonder what our counselors and social worker looked like when they were little? Throwback Thursday: https://youtu.be/D3aa1r-7YwU
RV parents: If you child has a library book from RVES, RVMS or RVHS at home, please keep it for now. We will get them back in August. Thanks!
Watch the video for the latest information from Mr. Davis and Mr. Slay: https://youtu.be/smEzABLFv88
It's Wacky Wednesday and the RV counselors and social worker are showing us how it's done! https://youtu.be/TZ2W-nPO4Jw
RVES will have a table outside tomorrow (weather pending) with lost and found items from 8am-6pm during curbside pickup. Look for your child's items while maintaining social distance from other lookers!
RVMS students who live in Hoyt can pick up locker contents Wednesday at RVES 8 am to 6 pm. ES/HS students who live in Mayetta can pick up at RVMS Wednesday
School buses are leaving now with items from your student's desk/locker. They will be at your house slightly earlier than anticipated
Curbside pick up hours have now been extended to 6 pm to help those parents or students working later in the afternoon/evening.
RVHS students and parents can pick up contents of PE lockers on Friday, March 27 in RVHS east parking lot from 1-4 pm. Drive up and tell admin your name and locker number.
It's Thankful Tuesday! Here's the latest message from our FABULOUS counselors and social worker: https://youtu.be/81jkyEJdm6Y
School supplies that are coming home tomorrow are items from your child's desk or locker
Motivational Monday from Mrs. Balaun, Ms. Douglas, Mrs. Wick and Mrs. Bausch! https://youtu.be/_aISya_HFOU
There will be clinics for anyone 14 or older interested in being an umpire this summer for the RV Rec. Association on April 26. The softball clinic is from 2-4pm and the baseball clinic is from 4-6pm at the ball diamonds in Hoyt. Anyone who is interested must attend a clinic.
Thank you, Giant Communications, for getting our community online so the students can return to learning! We appreciate everything GC is doing for our schools!
UPDATED NOTICE... The Boys & Girls Club will be closed until further notice. We will however be available to help with lunch if needed If you will need a sack lunch meal for the kids, please contact the Boys & Girls Club between 8 & 9am
B&G Club will be open Monday, Mar 16 from 7:30-5. Any child not feeling well needs to please stay home! If there are meal needs, call Club between 8 and 9 am tomorrow. No community hours until further notice
USD 337 will have no school March 16-20, based on new information from KS Dept of Ed & Jackson County Health. All extra curricular activities are canceled this week
FCCLA Pot of Gold at Jackson Heights on March 23 has been canceled, along with State FCCLA in Wichita. Contests will be held virtually
RVHS Seniors vs Staff basketball game has been postponed until a date to be named later
Washburn Tech has now cancelled classes from March 16 through March 29. Classes will tentatively resume on March 30 but the final decision will be made closer to that date
From KSHSAA: All Regional Music Festivals scheduled for March 28 and April 4 have been cancelled and will not be rescheduled. Decision about State Music will be made at a later date
RVMS is rescheduling the Social Media Safety Event with Officer John Calvert to April 20 at 6:00pm at RVMS. The change in the date is in an effort to be responsive in preventing the potential spread of COVID-19
State FCCLA will not be held in person in Wichita. The contests will be held virtually.
Washburn Tech is still holding on-campus classes. RV will continue to provide transportation to/from Topeka.
NOTICE: The Boys & Girls Club will be closing our community hours until further notice. We will continue to serve our Boys & Girls Club members for the after school program
Effective immediately, RVHS will no longer provide the nutrition bar break every morning.
Congratulations to St Marys Bears! They beat RV 44-44 to go to State
RV trails St Marys 34-35 after 3Q
At the half in 3A boys: RV and St. Marys are tied at 24. D. Moylan leads the Bears with 9 and Klotz leads the Panthers with 8
Congratulations to the Jeff West Tigers! The girls beat Riley County 49-38 for a trip to the State Tournament
The RVHS gym is filling quickly, Panther Nation. Come grab your seat before they are all full! #oneRV RV vs St. Marys for a trip to State!
RV boys will take on St Marys Saturday at 7:30 pm for the right to go to State! Come cheer on the Panthers and pack RVHS gym!
RV boys beat Perry-Lecompton 63-49. RV led by Wahwassuck with 23 and Canady with 13. PL led by Stone with 15 and Robb with 14
At the half, RV boys lead Perry Lecompton 32-29 in 3A substate @KSHSAA
RV boys are getting set to take on Perry-Lecompton in the 2nd game of the night. Go Panthers!
K-4 parents: Check book bags Friday for Art to Remember order forms!
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RV forensics is awaiting final results at League.
Good luck to the Forensics team competing at League today in Hiawatha!
RV girls end their season with a 34-58 loss at Riley County
At the half, RV girls trail Riley Co, 13-34
RV boys will face Perry-Lecompton Thursday at 7:30 pm in RVHS Gym. The Kaws beat Jeff West tonight 56-53
With a running clock in the 4th, RV boys beat Silver Lake 69-41. Wahwassuck finished with 24 and Klotz had 16
At the half, RV boys lead Silver Lake 48-18. SL is led in scoring by Clark with 12. RV is led by Wahwassuck with 23
Mrs. Kimble and Taylor enjoyed "Cat in the Hat" day for Dr. Seuss Week! Tomorrow is "wear as many colors as you can"
Maya Ogden finishes 6th in the state in her weight class. Great season, Maya!
Maya loses to Culbert from Burlingame 0-9 and will wrestle for the 5th place medal in her final match of the day
Maya beat Tucker-Dunbar from Wichita Heights with a 5-4 decision! She has a quick turnaround for her next match.
Maya lost the quarter-final match by fall to Bacci from Andover Central and now moves to the consolation bracket.
Maya won her opening round over Deines from Great Bend 5-1, placing her in the winner's bracket. She wrestles again later this morning
Good luck at State Wrestling today, Maya!
RV girls are the #8 seed and travel to Riley County HS on Tuesday at 7 pm
RV boys won the coin flip and will be the #1 seed in the substate basketball tournament. They will host Silver Lake on Monday at 7 pm
RV boys beat Silver Lake 72-40
RV girls lost to Silver Lake 35-48
At the half, RV girls trail Silver Lake 17-18
JV boys lost to Silver Lake 40-42
JV girls lost to Silver Lake 44-57
RVHS is needing some volunteers to work concessions tonight for basketball games from 4:30-6ish and 6-8:30ish. Contact Jamie at 785-243-0351if you are able to help
Correction to the calendar: Scholars' Bowl on Thursday is at Jeff West, not Sabetha
Judson and Quinton are both eliminated at Regional Wrestling. Good luck to Maya Thursday at State as the lone RVHS wrestler who qualifies
RV boys beat Sabetha 63-43
RV girls lose to Sabetha 31-62
JV girls lost to Sabetha 10-45
JV boys beat Sabetha 51-27
Ruben Tinajero lost his consolation match and is eliminated. Mathis and Q. Nelson will wrestle tomorrow
At 132 lb, Bryar Barnett lost and is eliminated
Calvin Ogden lost and is eliminated. Judson Mathis won and moves on through the consolation bracket
Quinton Nelson lost by fall in the semi-final match and now moves to the consolation bracket
4A Regional Wrestling: Judson Mathis lost by fall at 120 lb. and moves to the consolation side of the bracket
4A Regional Wrestling: 106 pound Quinton Nelson won by fall and advances to semi-final round to take on Pankov from Paola
4A Regional Wrestling: 182 pound Ruben Tinajero lost by fall.
Barnett got pinned at 132 pound. Next up for RV is Ruben Tinajero at 182 pounds
Ogden is pinned in his first match. 120 pound Judson Mathis advances with a bye. Next up for RV is 132 pound Bryar Barnett
Regional 4A wrestling at Louisburg: 106 pound Quinton Nelson advanced with a bye. Next up is 113 pound Calvin Ogden.
After Prom is serving subs, chips and cookies for $5 at the basketball games at RVHS on Friday vs Sabetha
RV boys beat Riverside with a running clock 62-36
RV girls lose at Riverside 42-45
C boys lost 24 28 to Riverside in 2 qtrs
Jv girls lost 30 33 to Riverside
JV boys lose at Riverside 51. 62
Regardless of outcome, Maya qualifies for State next week. Top 6 girls continue on to State
Maya Ogden is wrestling for 3rd place at Regionals.
Var boys win 59-45 over Hiawatha
C team girls lost to Hiawatha 25-35
At the half RV boys lead Hiawatha 33 20
RV varsity girls lost to Hiawatha 31-42
C team boys beat Hiawatha 43-37
Bryar finishes third at the Big 7 League wrestling tournament
Calvin finished fourth in Big 7 League wrestling
Jv girls lost to Hiawatha 26-41
At Hiawatha, JV boys lost 38- 54
Girls regional update: Maya just won her third match of the day and is 3-0 so far. Dakota went 0-2 and has been eliminated.
RVMS boys basketball games tonight have been canceled. They will not be rescheduled
USD 337 Royal Valley is on a 2-hour delay Thursday, Feb. 13. No morning CLC, Washburn Tech bus, morning Little Panther Preschool or breakfast served
Bus #4 will be about 15 minutes late
All RVMS and RVHS practices and tutoring will be finished by 5 pm. Shuttles will run at 5 and 5:15 pm
RV Rec Asso ball sign up tonight is cancelled due to weather. We will still have the Feb. 19 sign up time and will add another date soon.
8th grade parent promotion meeting is canceled tonight. A new date will be announced soon.
Holton Catholic Church has canceled all religion classes for this evening (February 12)
Due to weather conditions Boys & Girls Club will not be giving rides home tonight Feb 12, 2020. If you should have any questions please give us a call.
Good luck to the FCCLA members today as they compete in STAR events and run for district elections!
C girls lost to Jeff West 29-39
RV boys win a grind-it-out foul fest over Jeff West 48-35
At the half, RV boys lead Jeff West 24-17. Klotz and Thomas lead the Panthers with 6 each
C Boys beat Jeff West 37-32
RV girls lose to Jeff West 18-41. Williamson led the Panthers with 9
At the half, RV girls trail Jeff West 12-16
JV Boys beat Jeff West 49-19. Panthers held the Tigers to 7 points in the 2nd half
JV girls lose to Jeff West 14-44
RVMS Panthers got the clean sweep last night! 7A RV 49 Riverside 25 7B RV 33 Riverside 28 8A RV 44 Riverside 30 8B RV 33 Riverside 28 (OT)
KAY Club is hosting the chocolate room tomorrow for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society! Please join us in raising funds to benefit the mission of LLS. Make a donation today: https://events.lls.org/pages/mid/RoyalValleyHighSchool-2020
RV boys beat Nemaha Central 37-34 to lead the Big 7
RV girls lose to #1 ranked Nemaha Central 33-76
JV girls lost to Nemaha 14-48
RV JV boys lost to Nemaha 47-69
Tough night for the RVMS Panthers at Sabetha last night: 8A RV 15 Sabetha 54 8B 22 Sabetha 53 7A RV 17 Sabetha 40 7B RV 30 Sabetha 35
Scores from RVMS last night: 7A RV 17 Nemaha 31 8A RV 12 Nemaha 42
RV boys beat Holton 52-40
RV varsity girls lost to Holton 41-46
At Holton tonight, JV boys lost 32-36 and JV girls lost 16-36
At Burlington tonight, varsity girls lost 36 64. Varsity boys won 61-48.
RVHS PowerLifting meet that was scheduled earlier this month will not be rescheduled
RV boys beat Osage City 71-42
RV girls lost to Osage City 18-62. JV girls lost 30-45
Wednesday (tomorrow) is the last day to order the 2019-2020 RVHS yearbook. Bring $45 to Room 201 or the main office. If you want to place an order, but forget your money, please email Mrs. Switzky.
RVHS wrestling team is not going to the JV tournament in Manhattan on Friday
RVHS Scholars’ Bowl finished 4th at League. Colin Caviness led in scoring followed by Karson Clark and Jaemon Smith
RV boys beat Chapman 53-35 for the Panther Classic championship
At the half, RV boys lead Chapman 24-13.
RV girls lose to Chapman 32-53
At the half, RV girls trail Chapman 19-25
In double OT Wabaunsee boys beat Santa Fe Trail 67-62
RV boys beat Wabaunsee 60-30
RV girls lost to Wabaunsee 29-62
At the half, RV girls trail Wabaunsee 18-36
Boys & Girls Club has tickets available for Harlem Globetrotters game at Stormont Vail Event Center (Expo Center) in Topeka for $23 each. To purchase call 966-3031. The game is Monday Feb. 10th @ 7pm.
JV Wrestling tournament at Holton HS today has been canceled
If your cell phone number is in PowerSchool and you are not receiving text messages from USD 337, text Y or Yes to 67587 in order to opt-in
RVES and RVHS: We will be having Chicken Fajita lettuce/tomato Corn Fruit Milk Rice Crispy Treat for lunch today January 24,2020
RV boys beat Santa Fe Trail 69-38
At the half, RV boys lead Santa Fe Trail 36-23
RV girls lose to Santa Fe Trail 32-36
At the half RV girls lead Santa Fe Trail 22-19
Chapman boys beat Wabaunsee 53-39
At the half, Chapman boys lead Wabaunsee 25-16
Chapman girls beat Wabaunsee 46-38
At the half of the Panther Classic, Chapman girls lead Wabaunsee 26-17
Panther Classic has begun. Chapman and Wabaunsee girls tipped off at 2 pm. RV Panther girls should tip off vs. SFT at 5 pm with Panther boys vs SFT to follow that one.
Panther Classic: First games of the day (Thursday) will start at 2 pm between Chapman and Wabaunsee. RV games will follow
RVMS boys basketball games today (Thursday) have been postponed. We are working on a make-up date.
USD 337 Royal Valley has no school today (Thursday). No CLC or Washburn Tech bus. Panther Classic is yet to be determined
RVMS PRO meeting scheduled for tonight has been canceled
The Lions Quest meeting scheduled for tonight at 6:00pm at RVMS has been rescheduled for February 5 at 6:00pm due to inclement weather.
Tough night last night for RVMS boys basketball at Sabetha: 8A 19-65 L 8B 30-50 L 7A 20-41 L 7B 23-30 L
Due to the weather conditions, the Boys & Girls Club will not be giving rides home tonight. We will be open after school for youth. Firekeepers meeting tonight has also been canceled.
PBP Early Childhood Center, including RV Early Childhood Special Education, will dismiss at 3 pm today to allow for additional travel time. Students could arrive home 30 minutes earlier than normal.
There will be no rides home from the Boys & Girls Club tonight.
Chris Scheufeles came to all three buildings today to share insights with our students. If you go to his website: https://chrisintheclassroom.com the following is in his bio: Chris “Shoof” Scheufele is one of the most sought-after youth speakers in the United States. He’s a comedian with a license to teach. With more than a decade in the classroom, Chris has developed clever interventions that resolve conflicts instantly and promote a culture of resilience. He makes social emotional learning fun! His entertaining and educational programs have been recognized by educators nationwide, earning him a Teacher Of The Year Award.
RV boys drop a heart breaker to Riverside 48-50
At the half, RV boys trail Riverside 21-24. Panthers are led in scoring by Wahwassuck with 8
JV boys lost to Riverside 41-47
RV girls beat Riverside 67-34. Bryan scored 18 and Williamson 16 to lead the Panthers
At the half, RV girls lead Riverside 30-23. Williamson with 9 and Bryan with 8 lead the Panthers in scoring.
High School Pep Band: 2:45 p.m. call time for the basketball games tomorrow, Jan 18th
King and Queen of Courts crowning will take place tomorrow after both games at RVHS (approx. 5:15). No date for the dance has been set yet.
The reschedule plan for today's game is tomorrow Jan. 18th. 2:30 Varsity girls in main gym and JV boys in elementary gym followed by Varsity boys in main gym and JV girls in elementary gym. There will not be any C team games tomorrow.
USD 337 Royal Valley will have no school Friday, Jan. 17. No CLC, evening activities or practices.
RV boys won a nail-biter on the road at Sabetha 51-49. Nahcs made the final basket with just over 3 seconds left to secure the victory
RV girls lose on the road at Sabetha 17-50
At Sabetha tonight, JV girls lost 15-27 and JV boys won 54-52
Boys & Girls Club will be closed on Friday, Jan. 17 for King and Queen of Courts and the Bartlesville trip
The Patriot's Pen Essay Contest Winners will be announced at an assembly at Royal Valley Middle School, on Tuesday, January 21st at 9:30am.
There will be no "C" girls basketball games on Friday, Jan. 17 vs Riverside. They don't have enough players.
Parents: The Boys & Girls Club will not have transportation home from the Club available this Thursday, Jan. 16.
RV boys beat Perry 53-44 to remain undefeated on the season
C girls beat Perry 22-15
RV boys trail Perry at the half 20-26
RV "C" Boys lose a close one to Perry 48-51
RV girls lose to Perry-Lecompton 38-59
At the half, RV varsity girls trail Perry Lecompton 14-25
JV Girls beat Perry-Lecompton 50-30
JV boys beat Perry Lecompton 58-38
The drumline show at Highland Park is cancelled for tonight and will not be rescheduled
RVES PTO meeting tonight is cancelled. We will just meet at our next scheduled meeting on Monday, Feb. 3, 2020 at 5:30pm in the RVES library.
The Patriot's Pen Essay Contest Assembly at RVMS has been postponed due to RV337 being closed today. We will post the new assembly date as soon as it has been rescheduled.
The Prairie Band Potawatomi Tribe and Boys & Girls Club will be closed on Monday, Jan. 13
USD 337 Royal Valley is closed Monday. No CLC. No Washburn Tech bus
7-8 grade boys basketball vs Sabetha Monday is postponed. No make-up date has been set
No “C” girls games tomorrow at Nemaha Central
League Scholars’ Bowl will be rescheduled since Sabetha doesn’t have school tomorrow
No C boys games at Sabetha tomorrow. Still in the talking stages of playing games on Saturday.
No open gym tonight due to winter weather.
Doors open at RVMS at noon for the free throw shooting contest, but the actual contest begins at 1 pm
USD 337 buses will begin their routes at 1:30 pm
USD 337 will close today at 1:30 pm. There will be no CLC after school today, and the Boys & Girls Club is closed.
Boys and Girls Club will be closed today. The tribe is closing at noon today due to weather.
RVMS and RVHS have no practices after school today. Stay safe, Panthers!
RVHS wrestling at Rossville tomorrow (Jan 11) has been canceled
C girls basketball tournament at Nemaha Central has been cancelled for Saturday
C team boys basketball tournament in Sabetha tomorrow (Jan 11) has been cancelled
Scores from RVMS boys basketball at Hiawatha last night: 8A 36-30 W 8B 25-19 W 7A 24-56 L 7B 24-23 L
RVHS PowerLifting meet scheduled for tomorrow (Jan 11) has been postponed. We are working on a make-up date
RVHS basketball games at Sabetha have been canceled for tonight. We are working on a make-up date
Royal Valley uses Worth Avenue Group as an option for chromebook insurance. The company has opened up registration for the new semester until January 24th. For information please go to this website, https://gpo.worthavegroup.com/gpo/rv337
RV boys beat Jeff West 57-47 to remain unbeaten on the season
RV varsity boys lead Jeff West 38-32 after 3 Q
RV varsity girls lost to Jeff West 16-50
JV girls lost to Jeff West 22-28
JV boys lost to Jeff West 53-60
8A RVMS 36 Holton 24 8B RVMS 31 Holton 9 7A RVMS 30 Holton 43 7B RVMS 23 Holton 29
It's the start of RVMS boys basketball today! Good luck vs Holton tonight! #PantherProud
Congratulations to the King & Queen of Courts Candidates for 2020 Lejla Mahic Jessica Rose Maddie Saia Isaac Neuner Dane Spoonhunter Jaiden Wamego
RV boys beat Hiawatha 61-48 to stay perfect on the year
At the half, RV boys lead Hiawatha 36-21
RV girls beat Hiawatha 46-38
JV boys lost to Hiawatha 54-56. JV girls lost 41-55. At the half RV girls are tied 16-16 with Hiawatha
RVHS PowerLifting meet is January 11 at 9 am. If you can help, please contact Jake Lott at 785-806-4109 or email@example.com
GraceMed will be at RVES tonight to help any family that may need to sign up for KanCare/Medicaid health insurance for their students.
RV boys beat Holton 53-42. C girls lost 28-42
Early in the 3rd, RV boys lead Holton 26-18
RV girls lose to Holton with a running clock, 32-64
At the half, RV girls trail Holton 14-31
JV boys lost to Holton 42-48. JV girls lost 47-49
We will attempt to live stream the Singers & Dancers as well as the National Anthem on our Royal Valley USD 337 Facebook page tonight during the RV basketball games.
Freshmen will have their donut and juice party for winning the food drive on Wednesday morning, December 18
KSHSAA has released Regional Wrestling assignments. RVHS boys will go to Louisburg for 4A. Girls will be posted later.
RVES Kindergarten program has been tentatively moved to Wednesday evening.
No MS boys basketball practice Monday. Practice resumes Tuesday @ RVMS at 6:15 am for 8th grade and Tuesday after school for 7th.
RVMS is rescheduling our Awards Ceremony for Wednesday, December 18 at 2:00pm.
USD 337 Royal Valley will be closed on Monday, December 16. No CLC and no Little Panther Preschool
RV varsity boys beat Nemaha Central 44-41 to go 2-0 on the season
40 to 22 c team girls lose to Nemaha Central
26 to 17 RV varsity boys up at half over Nemaha Central
C team boys lose 41 to 43 to Nemaha. Varsity girls lost 16-74
C team boys up 27 to 24 at half. Varsity girls losing 8-51 at half
JV boys lose 50 to 45 to Nemaha Central in OT
RVHS wrestlers went 10-14 on the night at KC Piper last night. Tomorrow they compete at Highland Park!
Royal Valley middle school held a piano recital Wednesday evening with the students that were in Mrs. Kahle’s keyboarding elective class during the first semester of the school year. The students showed tremendous growth with skills they learned during the class and were excited to share their music with friends and family. Mrs. Kahle has enjoyed sharing her knowledge of the piano with the students!
Horticulture students are making wreaths today that they will share with the FFA Thankmas winners! You still have time to vote here http://bit.ly/35v1et5
RV varsity boys beat Perry 55 to 46. C girls won and C boys lost. Great night for the Panthers!
Both JV teams beat Perry tonight and varsity girls won 45 to 30.
KSHSAA has released basketball substate information. RV will host the following schools: Jeff West, Perry-Lecompton, Riley County, Santa Fe Trail, Silver Lake, Rock Creek & St. Marys
Panther Family: Happy Thanksgiving! If you’re out shopping, remember we are collecting for families in need (clothes of all sizes and hygiene items)!
Check out the latest information about the Box Tops campaign that RVMS is doing. https://youtu.be/5vH6R0qTrTI
The Kansas Historical Society has a photography contest for grades K-12 titled Going To School In Kansas. In Mrs. Hainey’s technology classes the students are learning about telling stories with photographs so they can enter the contest. Each student can submit up to five images. This week we did a lesson on juxtaposition and composition. Today the fifth grade had the chance to show what the have learned so far.
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MS wrestling today at Seaman: Admission prices are $3 for adults and $1 for students.
Fishing Apparel orders are due Dec. 19, so get those turned in ASAP. Color options are Black or Gray
State Volleyball shirts are at the high school office to be picked up!
Cross Country awards banquet is Tuesday, November 19th at 6:30 in the commons. Cookies to be provided.
Attention Veterans and Community Members: We are so excited to host the Veterans tomorrow!! Thank you everyone for all of your help to make tomorrow possible!! Breakfast for the Veterans is at 8:30am in the RVMS Band Room. At 9am we will be hosting a Veterans Day Assembly with special guests Brigadier General Deborah Rose, Boy Scout Troop #173, and the Wreaths Across America Ft. Leavenworth National Group.
Congratulations to Connor Creollo for being selected to the Northeast District Honor Choir and Lilly Rooks for the District Honor Band!!
Juniors and Sophomores who are interested in attending Washburn Tech next fall need to bring the $20 enrollment fee tomorrow to save a spot in the program they are interested in!
The RV Booster Club would like to say a huge congratulations to the Lady Panther Volleyball Team on their State Title. Well done ladies, the community is very proud of you! #OneRV
Need some RV gear for yourself or someone for a gift? Get your orders in by next week! fancloth.shop/dtb99
Good luck to the RVHS Scholars' Bowl team today as they begin their season at Silver Lake HS at 4 pm!
State Volleyball shirts--order through Friday, Nov. 8th and be delivered to the School on Nov. 15th http://www.lastingimpressionsofks.com/royal_valley_state_volleyball
Time change on the Volleyball team return to Hoyt. The adjusted time is 4:00!
Welcome the 3A Royal Valley Volleyball Champions home at the RVHS parking lot at 3:30. Go Panthers!
RV is tied 15-15
30 minutes until the live feed starts (11 am). Head up to the high school commons if you couldn't make it out to Hutchinson to cheer on the Lady Panthers in the Championship game!!
RV forces Cheney into using their final TO. 11-2
First TO, RV leads Cheney 16-12
State Volleyball Watch Party! Doors to the high school commons will open around 8:40 and the first game is scheduled to start at 9:00. The Fishing Club will be selling hotdogs and bratwurst for $1 and drinks for 75 cents. Come show your support for the Lady Panthers.
RV leads 14-6 and Frontenac takes a time out in set 2. RV will be #1 seed tomorrow in the semi-final at 9 am vs Cheney
Multiple stuff blocks in a row close out set one for a victory over Frontenac 25-16
Royal Valley Middle School students and staff practiced our Level 1 modified lockdown drill procedures today. Staff and students responded to the drill by practicing our safety plan and debriefing after the drill.
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RV wins!!! Beat NC in 3 sets to go 2-0 in pool play. Will play Frontenac next
RV takes set 2 over NC 25-17
RV drops first set to NC 23-25
36-26 final Wellsville wins over RV
Wellsville over RV 36-18
21-12 Wellsville leads Royal Valley football with 5:29 to go
Wellsville leads RV 7-0
KNZA will be broadcasting the State volleyball tournament Friday from Hutch!
We would love for the community to meet downtown Hoyt at 3:45 for a community send off for our Lady Panthers💜
Tonight & Friday--no play practice. Monday, play practice @ 6 p.m. Tuesday--play practice @ 3:30 (Students sign up to ride the activity shuttle home)
Can't go to Hutchinson tomorrow? Here's the link on KSHSAA's website where they will air the matches: http://www.kshsaa.org/Public/Volleyball/State.cfm
Here's the link to the WIBW Red Couch show where our students promoted the Mental Health Matters event https://s3.amazonaws.com/sb-clipping/clips/11262/8d54e3c607884e8887de031d3e361c14/HD.mp4
RV parents, are you curious about some of the social media your students are using? Here is a link for you to check out what some of the cause and effects are of snapchat. There is other social media info on this site as well. https://smartsocial.com/snapchat-parents-guide/
Washburn Tech will be at RVHS during seminar next Friday, November 8th to collect the $20 enrollment fee for those juniors and sophomores who are interested in attending WTI next fall. This will guarantee you a spot in the program that you are interested in.
8B lost 10-11
7A and 7B lost to Sabetha tonight in girls basketball
There is a pep bus now for Friday. 5:05 am load, 5:15 am leave.
Friday, Nov 1, no classes at RVHS for State Volleyball in Hutchinson. RVHS plays 3 matches at 8:30, 10:30 & 1:30. No pep bus. RVES & RVMS WILL have school.
Good luck to cross country and volleyball today! Go Panthers!
Football final game set: RV will travel to Wellsville on Thursday, Oct. 31 at 7 pm. No varsity game on Nov. 1
RV 21 and Sabetha 56
Sabetha leads RV 21 to 50
RV trails 43 to 14
Sabetha leads 29 to 14
Early in the 13 to 7 Sabetha
Due to low numbers for Hiawatha, RVMS girls basketball will play only 2 games tomorrow night. Both are in the RVMS Gym. Tip off 4:30 pm.
Profesora Temple is a celebrity! https://www.ksnt.com/news/local-news/jayhawk-theatre-not-short-of-events-in-midst-of-restoration-efforts/
First day of RVMS wrestling practice is Monday, Oct. 28. You must have the concussion/physical forms signed and submitted to RVMS office in order to participate!
Boys & Girls Club is open today, tomorrow and Friday 8 am to 5 pm with no transportation home!
KSHSAA has released Substate assignments. RV is the #1 seed and will play Jeff West at 2 pm at Perry Lecompton to begin the tournament.
Sara Lake, RVMS student, is doing a recycling project. Crayola takes all types of used markers and recycles them into new markers. They do not have to be just Crayola…Expo markers are accepted (we all go through many of those a year!!). We have put a plastic container in the teacher’s work room at RVMS to start collecting. If you could please deposit your worn out markers, it would really make this project successful for her. Feel free to send your used markers to the middle school to help Sara with her project!
Congratulations to the following students, selected NKME Honor Band: Joie Boyer, 8th, clarinet Tanaya Mahkuk, 8th, clarinet Molly Ogden, 7th, bass clarinet Aly Schuetz, 8th, baritone
RV wins over Hiawatha 53-20!
53-20 RV 4:52 to go
47-20 RV leads Hiawatha at the end of 3rd Q
39-20 RV leads with 2:58 in 3rd
32-20 RV leads Hiawatha with 3:55 left in 3rd
RV up 20-14 4:24 in the second Q over Hiawatha
Reminder that RVMS Football has a game on Monday, Oct. 21, so the 1st wrestling practice has been moved to Oct. 28
Tonight is Senior Night for football, cross country, cheer, dance and band! The ceremony will begin at approx. 6:40 pm before kickoff at 7pm vs Hiawatha.
RevTrak online payments is experiencing intermittent outages. If you are trying to make an online payment, try back in an hour or two.
RVES picture retakes have been moved again. The new date is Monday, November 11.
Congratulations to the Panther Marching Band for receiving an “Excellent” rating at Holton marching festival!
RVHS Vocal Concert tonight at 7 pm in the RVES Gym!
RVMS girls basketball pictures will be Wednesday, October 16 at 3:50 pm.
RVMS school picture retakes are tomorrow!
Good luck to our FCCLA members attending Fall Leadership Conference today at Seaman HS!
National HS Activities Week: Monday - Fine Arts Day Tuesday - Officials Day Wednesday - Youth Awareness Day Thursday - Coach/Sponsors Advisors Day Friday - Fan Appreciation Day Saturday - Community Service Participation Day
Ottawa University rep will be at RVHS tomorrow to meet with all interested students.
Marysville leads RV 60 to 28
With 9:05 left in the game, Marysville leads RV 54 to 21
Marysville leads RV 46 to 8. 4:38 in the 2nd
Marysville leads RV 38 to 8
Marysville answered quickly and leads RV 30 to 8
RV scores to pull to close the gap 8-24
TV trails Marysville 24-0
RV football trails Marysville 0-16
Congrats Dairy team! A team was 4th place, with Olivia Rickel 4th, Lily Lefferd 12th, Henry Mitchell 14th & Emma Deghand, Abigail Robinson & Colin Caviness competing. B team was 3rd with Erica Schnacker 4th, Alexa Ribelin 13th & Preston Golden, Natalie Woods, Justin Hemelrick, Ben Kneisler & Cody Tanahill competing.
Trash bag orders are due to RVES office by Friday, October 11
7-8 grade band & vocal concert tonight in RVHS Gym in Hoyt at 7 pm. Come listen to some great musicians and singers!
Calendar change: RVES retake pictures are not this week! They have been moved to Oct. 21
RV volleyball takes set 1 over Chapman in championship 25-16
RV getting set to take in Chapman in championship of Silver Lake tournament. SL handed the Panthers their 1st loss of year in pool play
RV trails Holton 13-0 in 1Q
If you ordered from Boosters' online store, Jamie McKinsey will have your order at a table tonight as you walk into the football game!
Congratulations to the winners of the Spirit Week Raffle: Sondra Priest-movie theater pass, David Daubon-snack pack, Jocie Shopteese-RV tshirt, Judson Mathis-RV hoodie, Cassidy Parks & Sam Riley-RV blankets, and Sam Neuner, Emma Deghand, & Madison Boswell each won a large pizza.
RVHS Cross Country Homecoming run will begin at 3:47 on the Holton football field. 24 runners will carry the football from Holton's field to our field in Hoyt, a distance of 21.5 miles. The team will run the ball on to the field at 6:55 after the King and Queen ceremony.
Crowning ceremony at 6:40 pm. Homecoming football game vs Holton at 7 pm. Homecoming dance 9:30-11:30 pm
Just a reminder that there is no Little Panther Preschool Friday October 4
Friday, Oct. 4, there will be no Little Panther Preschool Classes held at RVES
Good luck to the FFA State Land Judging team today!
Due to the flooding of Perry Lake, the PL XC course has been moved. It is now located at the Perry State Park which is on Highway 237. The meet will be held in the area known as Wild Horse Trails.
Cross Country tonight at Perry Lake: 5441 W Lake Rd, Ozawkie, KS 66070, is the physical address. Meet begins at 4 pm with MS runners.
Pep rally tonight has been moved to the gym at 6:30
It was a clean sweep for the Panthers last night! RV Varsity vs Jeff West 25-9 & 25-6 RV Varsity vs Perry 25-13 & 25-19 RV JV vs Perry 25-21 & 27-25 RV JV vs Jeff West 25-23 & 25-23 RV C Team vs Perry 25-23 & 25-6 RV C Team vs Jeff West 25-19 & 25-17
Cross Country Regional will be at Riley County (Leonardville Golf Course) GIRLS- 10:00 a.m. BOYS- 10:40 a.m. on Saturday, October 26
RVMS PRO meeting is cancelled for October 2 and rescheduled for Oct 16
State fFFA land is moved to Thursday because of too much rain in Belleville. We will leave Thursday at 6 am instead of tomorrow.
RVMS girls basketball practice will begin on Monday, October 7. All athletes need to have a signed concussion & physical form submitted to RVMS before participating!
Potawatomi language classes will start on Oct 18-permission slips will go home today with the deadline to be back on Oct. 11
Still looking for volunteers for the football meal, snacks and Gatorade for football next week at Marysville: https://m.signupgenius.com/#!/showSignUp/5080b4ca4a623a4f49-volunteers2
KSHSAA has released volleyball substate assignments. RV will play at Perry-Lecompton on Saturday, Oct. 26. Other teams there are Pleasant Ridge, Perry, Jeff West, Wellsville, Bishop Ward, Pamona West Franklin and Santa Fe Trail
Parents, Tomorrow RV will email a link for Parent-Teacher Conferences. If don't receive it by 5 pm Tuesday, call your child’s school & provide us with your email address. We apologize for any inconvenience this causes. Once we get your correct email, we should be good to go!
RVMS school pictures orders and money are due Friday, October 4th
All RVHS boys basketball parents: Below is the link for our basketball fundraiser dinner before the Homecoming football game. Please sign up to help. https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60B0A4BABAC2FA5FE3-20193
After Prom taco salad dinner will start at 4:30 tonight before the 5:30 football game vs Wamego.
RVMS football practice is cancelled for tonight
RVHS football game vs. Wamego has been moved up to 5:30 pm
Reminder that the Boys & Girls Club is closed today! Students will ride the bus home instead of going to the B&G Club.
Tonight the Little Panther Cheerleaders and Dancers will perform at the RVHS football game vs. Wamego!
There is no Little Panther Preschool today!
Boys and Girls is closed Friday, September 27 for Indigenous Peoples' Day. All students will be delivered home unless otherwise notified by calling building secretaries.
RVHS is hosting their annual cross country meet at Hoyt City Park today! Come cheer on the Panther runners!!
Parents: Please return your Impact Aid forms!
Boosters and After Prom are Wednesday night, not tonight
RVHS volleyball will play Hiawatha and Holton at Holton High School tonight! #oneRV
JV football lost to Riverside 6-56
RVHS Boys Basketball Parents: We are looking for volunteers to work in the concession stand as a fundraiser for the boys basketball team. The link is below. https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b0c45a9a929a5fd0-basketball1
Thursday's RVMS football game at Riverside will be played at Highland Community College, 606 W. Main St., Highland, at 6:00pm
The RVES Site Council Meeting scheduled for tonight has been canceled. It will not be rescheduled
Reminder for Kids Cheer Clinic: Wednesday & Thursday 3:30-5 p.m. Please pick you children up in the high school commons. You will get your t-shirt and gifts on these days.
Final score Riverside beats Royal Valley 42 to 14
Riverside increases their lead over RV 28 to 6. Panthers have multiple turnovers in the game
RV trails Riverside 21 to 6 in the 3rd quarter
The football score remains 6-13 at the half
Riverside scores agin to take a 13-6 lead over Royal Valley
Riverside scores to go up 7-6 in 2Q
RV football leads Riverside 6-0
Congratulations to the Homecoming Candidates for 2019: Hadley Gregory Kenzie Ogden Cassidy Parks Gavin Cumpton AJ Hastings Holden Mundy
There is no middle school football today
MS volleyball vs Sabetha: 8A 25-14, 25-21, 15-8 8B 15-25, 14-25, 9-15 7A 27-25, 25-23, 15-3 7B 25-13, 25-17, 15-13
Grandparents: Here is the lunch schedule for tomorrow K-10:50 1-11:25 2-12:00 4-12:35 3-1:10
At Jackson Heights yesterday in Cross Country: Amanda Smith took 1st in 8th grade girls! Carson Blackwood took 3rd and Walker Coulter 10th in 8th grade boys! Elayna Smith took 2nd and Stormy Lake 5th in 7th grade girls! Go Panthers!
RVES Book Fair is open tonight until 5:30 pm. Come shop for books, posters and more!
RVMS cross country today at Jackson Heights: 7 & 8 girls run at 4:00 pm and 7-8 boys run at 4:20 pm
7-8 volleyball matches vs Hiawatha will not be rescheduled
Please watch the video in this link for important information about the dangers of Vaping. The video was shown at the first Social Emotional Learning night at RVMS September 11, 2019. http://www.kdheks.gov/tobacco/vape_free_schools.htm
RVMS 7-8 volleyball today swept St. Marys and ACCJHS and lost to Rossville. Great job, Panthers!
0-7 JW 5:49 left in the 2nd quarter
Boosters Membership Drive Cream Can Dinner (polish sausage, corn on the cob, potatoes, cabbage, and corn bread) before the football game tomorrow night in RVHS parking lot.
RVMS football will have practice today after school as normal. Students will need to sign up for shuttle or make arrangements.
RVMS volleyball players will practice in the MS gym today after school as normal.
All middle school football and volleyball games in Hiawatha tonight have been canceled.
Reminder to parents: Pathfinders begins today! Did you sign up your child? If so, he/she won't be on the bus from RVES to home after school.
Varsity volleyball beat Hiawatha 25-17, 25-22 and beat Jeff West 25-13, 25-13. JV volleyball lost to Jeff West 25-27, 19-25