Principal's Weekly

For the Period December 24 - January 6

Weekly Schedule

Monday Dec 24 No School - Christmas Break
Christmas Eve
Tuesday Dec 25 No School - Christmas Break
MERRY CHRISTMAS!
Wednesday Dec 26 No School - Christmas Break
Donor Celebration (Clovernook CC)
Thursday Dec 27 No School - Christmas Break
Varsity Boys Basketball (South Laurel Kentucky Tournament)
Friday Dec 28 No School - Christmas Break
Varsity Boys Basketball (South Laurel Kentucky Tournament)
Saturday Dec 29 Varsity Boys Basketball (South Laurel Kentucky Tournament)
Varsity Girls Basketball vs Mount Notre Dame
Sunday Dec 30 No Activities Scheduled
Monday Dec 31 No School - Christmas Break
Tuesday Jan 01 No School - Christmas Break
HAPPY NEW YEAR!!
Wednesday Jan 02 No School - Christmas Break
Varsity Girls Basketball @ Clark Montessori
Thursday Jan 03 No School - Christmas Break
Friday Jan 04 No School - Christmas Break
First Friday Mass (8:15 am in Fine Arts Center)
Varsity Boys Basketball vs Purcell
Saturday Jan 05 Varsity Girls Basketball vs McNicholas
Sunday Jan 06 No Activities Scheduled

Announcements

  • Have a blessed and safe Christmas break!  Classes resume on Monday, January 7, 2019.           

  • PTO. The next PTO meeting is Wednesday, January 16th at 7:00 pm in the ITC. We look forward to everyone attending to kick off the new year and welcome your thoughts and ideas about our exciting, upcoming plans. See you there!!

  • Did you know you can help raise funds for RB Athletics every time you use your Kroger Plus card? Please take 5 minutes of your time and sign up to benefit our student athletes! Follow these simple instructions at https://rogerbaconspartans.org/kroger-community-rewards/

From the Drama Guild

  • "Prepare Ye" for Godspell is headed to the RB stage for the fourth time! All audition and crew application notices have been posted on the bulletin board outside of Room 56 and on the Drama Guild website. Check those places to see what is required for each audition and what the process is for crew members. Please bring all questions to Ms. Murray in Room 56 or via email at cmurray@rogerbacon.org.

  • Drama Guild Website - https://sites.google.com/site/rbdramaguild/

  • Upcoming Dates:
    January 7th - Crew Applications Due
    January 7th & 8th - Cast Auditions
    January 9th - Crew Interviews & Dance Callbacks
    January 10th - Final Cast Callbacks

From Community Outreach

Service Opportunity.  For the fifth year, the Assumption Pastoral Council and the Thelma Kaup family invite you to join the movement to end hunger in our lifetime! Help us reach our goal to package 20,520+ meals. Working together we can create a world without hunger.
When: 6:30 - 8:30 pm on Thursday, December 27
Where: Parish Center, Church of the Assumption, Mt. Healthy
There are jobs for every age and physical ability. To make a monetary donation, or to volunteer your time, please contact Chris Krebs at 886-7473 or krebskaup@gmail.com or go online at: http://events.stophungernow.org/AssumptionKaupFamily2018

From the Guidance Office

  • Parents of Juniors and Assisi Scholar Sophomores: The score reports for the PSAT taken in October were distributed to students. This was a practice test for the SAT, and a qualifying test for National Merit Scholarships. These scores are NOT reported to colleges. Students are eligible for free practice questions through Khan Academy. Make sure to check out psat.org/myscore for more information.

  • Applications for spring and summer internships in Senator Portman’s Cincinnati office are now being accepted. Internships in Senator Rob Portman’s offices offer students an exciting introduction to the U.S. Senate and the workings of a Senate office. Interns are assigned to work alongside staff responsible for the Senator’s legislative, press, and administrative operations. Applications will be reviewed for 2019 internships on a rolling basis. Email a completed application packet including: high school transcript; one page explanation of interest in the internship, and two letters of recommendation to gabrielle_mooney@portman.senate.gov. Please contact the senator's office at 513-684-3265 or via email at gabrielle_mooney@portman.senate.gov if you have any questions regarding internships in Senator Portman’s office.

  • Group Sales, Inc. is a national toy distributor currently seeking Juniors and Seniors to help prepare and process orders during the upcoming holiday season. Located in Lockland – and led by RB alumni – we offer a flexible work schedule; great pay; and a family-friendly work environment. This is a great opportunity for students looking for a temporary position between fall and winter sports and/or those interested in earning a little extra cash for the holidays. A typical part-time schedule might be 3 nights a week after school until 10 PM plus Saturdays and Sundays from roughly 8 AM – 5 PM during peak season. To learn more and to apply visit; https://recruiting.paylocity.com/Recruiting/Jobs/Details/61604

  • The Richard E. Lindner YMCA in Norwood is seeking part-time class instructors for their gymnastics program. Experience in gymnastics is preferred but not required. The YMCA is a great place for high school students to gain work and leadership experience. Employee hours are flexible and limited to only after school or weekends. Contact Stephanie Pollock at SPollock@cincinnatiymca.org for more information.

Attention Veterans and Families of Veterans

We are looking for information on graduates from either Roger Bacon or Our Lady of Angels who have served in the military after World War II. If you are or know someone who has served, would you please provide the following information:

  • Name
  • Graduation Year
  • Branch of Service
  • Years of Service (i.e., 1975 - 1980)

We are recognizing our veterans and current servicemen and women in our Honors Hallway and sincerely appreciate your assistance in identifying all our alum who have or are serving in our armed forces. Please send the information to Principal Steve Schad at sschad@rogerbacon.org . Thank you very much!

Important Upcoming Dates:

Jan 09: Alumni Association Meeting
Jan 10: Science Fair
Jan 11: End of 2nd Quarter
Jan 16:  PTO Meeting
Jan 17: Early Dismissal - Athletic Sports Stag
Jan 17 - 20: March for Life (Washington D.C.)
Jan 18: No School - Staff Religious In-Service
Jan 21: No School - Martin Luther King Day
Jan 27 - Feb 02: Catholic Schools Week
Jan 29: Talent Show
Jan 30: All School Mass - Catholic Schools Week
Jan 30 - Feb 01: Kairos
Feb 12: PTO Meeting
Feb 13: Alumni Association Meeting
Feb 14: Early Dismissal - Parent/Teacher Conferences
Feb 15: No School - Staff Professional Development
Feb 18: No School - Presidents' Day
Mar 01: Sophomore Service Day (1/4 class)
Mar 06: All School Mass - Ash Wednesday
Mar 11: No School - Staff Professional Development
Mar 12: ACT - Junior Class
                PTO Meeting
Mar 14: Alumni Association Meeting
Mar 15: Sophomore Service Day (1/4 class)
Mar 22: End of 3rd Quarter
Mar 28: Reconciliation
Mar 29: Sophomore Service Day (1/4 class)
Apr 02: Sophomore Retreat Day - Girls
Apr 03: Sophomore Retreat Day - Boys
Apr 04 - 07: Spring Musical
Apr 05: Sophomore Service Day (1/4 class)
Apr 08: No School - Staff Professional Development Day
Apr 09: PTO Meeting
Apr 11: Alumni Association Meeting
Apr 12: No School - Prom
Apr 17: Senior Showcase
Apr 18 - 28: No School - Easter Break
May 03: Fine Arts Festival
May 06 - 17: AP Testing
May 09: Academic Awards Ceremony
May 13: All School Mass
May 16: Service Awards Ceremony
May 17: Seniors Last Day / Senior Assembly
May 20 - 21: Senior Exams
May 24: Early Dismissal - Underclass Last Day of Classes
May 27: No School - Memorial Day
May 28 - 29: Underclass Exams
May 30: Graduation Mass/Awards Ceremony
                End of 4th Quarter
                Underclass Make-up Exams
May 31:Graduation
Jun 04 - 06: Kairos