In the News
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nominated for the Subway
We are excited to inform you that RHS athletes, Jacob Clark, Jaxon Smith, Alston Orji, and Anfernee Orji, are part of the 2017 Subway Super Team Ballot brought to you by Dave Campbell’s Texas Football. They need your vote in order to propel them into a coveted spot on this year’s Subway Super Team!
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TEXAS THESPIAN FESTIVAL
Rockwall students received Superior & Excellent overall ratings for their performances in monologue and duet scene categories, at the Texas Thespian Festival this past week!
TOP ROW: Betty Tristan, Colby Sears, Grace Stone, Carson Davis, Morgan Leath, Drew Smith, Leo Rodriguez
SEATED ROW: Omar Hazaimeh, Noah Goodwin, Dakota Fletcher
*Carson Davis * NATIONAL QUALIFIER!
ORANGE WAVE BAND
The Orange Wave Band performed at the Duncanville Marching Invitational which is one of the most prestigious invitational marching contests in Texas. They are excited to announce they placed 8th. Next, they performed at the US Bands Coppell Showcase where they won their group, and earned 2nd place over all! JFND We are so proud of you!!!
Fishing Team - Great Results
The Rockwall Fishing Team has grown this year to 16 anglers in 9 boats.
179 boats fished at the Cedar Creek tournament.
Everett Weir and Chance Thompson came in 19th!!!
Orchestra All-Region Results
RHS orchestra students just participated in the TMEA Region 25 All-Region Orchestra Auditions. We are very pleased to announce that we earned eight chairs at the auditions, and have three students advancing into the Pre-Area round of TMEA All-State Auditions. Advancing students are: Kevin Kim, Eden Kim, Andre Daniel. JFND
Jazz Band Students make All-Region
Please congratulate the following students on becoming a member of the 2017 Region 25 All-Region Jazz Band.
- Aren Moore-1st Chair Alto Saxophone
- Tatum Fisher-2nd Chair Alto Saxophone
- Caden Cox-2nd Chair Tenor Saxophone
- Austin Stanberry-2nd Chair Bass Trombone
- Nick Messick-1st Chair Jazz Piano
- James Matthews-1st Chair Drumset
These students will now move to Area auditions next week for a shot at placement in the All-State Jazz Band. This is a great accomplishment for these young musicians. -JFND