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Week of May 13th

Weekly Schedule:

13 Monday May
  • No Activities Scheduled
14 Tuesday May
  • Varsity Baseball @ New Richmond, 5pm (OHSAA TOURNAMENT)
  • Senior Day- Urban Air 11am-2pm
15 Wednesday May
  • No Activities Scheduled
16 Thursday May
  • No Activities Scheduled
17 Friday May
  • No Activities Scheduled
18 Saturday May
  • No Activities Scheduled
19 Sunday May
  • No Activities Scheduled



  • All tuition and fees need to be paid by May 20, 2024.

  • The 2024 Roger Bacon Performing Arts Awards
    Join us in honoring the talent and work of all the performing arts students in Band, Choir, RB3, and Drama throughout the year. We will highlight special achievements and recognize our talented and dedicated Senior Class. The Performing Arts Awards night takes place on Thursday May 16th at 7pm in the FAC. All students involved in these performing ensembles are invited to attend. Friends, families, and supports are welcome as well!

  • Madame Meyer will hold the last French Club event of the school year on Thursday, May 16th. Be sure to RSVP by Tuesday, May 14th.

  • Summer Camps are right around the corner! Please spread the word! You can sign up for each camp, using the link below:

  • Grinders Lunch Accounts: Please get caught up on negative balances as soon as possible!

  • Attention Seniors and Parents: Roger Bacon is hosting a Senior Day at Urban Air on Tuesday May 14th. Seniors will not report to school this day, but rather get to go to Urban Air in Oakley from 11a-2p. This event is free of charge and optional. Students must fill out the waiver that Mr. Smith emailed them.
  • Senior Exams
    • Monday, May 20
      7:45-7:55 Prayer, Announcements, Attendance
      8:00 – 9:20 Math Exam
      9:25 – 10:50 English Exam
      10:50-12:10 Extended Time

      Tuesday, May 21
      7:55 – 9:20 Science Exam
      9:20-10:40 Extended Time

      Wednesday, May 22
      7:55 – 9:20 Make-up Exams

      Underclass Exams
      Tuesday, May 28
      7:45-7:55 Prayer, Announcements, Attendance
      8:00-9:30 Math Exam
      9:45-11:15 English Exam
      11:15-12:35 Extended Time

      Wednesday, May 29
      7:45-7:55 Prayer, Announcements, Attendance
      8:00-9:30 Social Studies Exam
      9:45-11:15 Science Exam
      11:30-1:00 Make-up/Conflict Exams/Extended Time

      Thursday, May 30
      7:45-9:15 Make-up exams
  • Exams will be taken for all non-elective courses in the following departments: English, Mathematics, Science, and Social Studies.
  • Seniors may be exempt from exams if they earn a 90% average for the year or take an AP® Exam in the course. Underclass students may be exempt from exams if they earn a 93% average for the year or take an AP® Exam in the course.
  • Students are expected to take exams during the designated time on the schedule.
  • The conflict and make-up exam slots are intended for students who miss an exam on the first day or have two Math/Science classes.
  • Exam grades count as 20% of the semester average. Study for your exams. Get a good night’s sleep. Eat a good breakfast in the morning.
  • Lunch will not be served on exam days.
  • Regular dress code is to be observed during exams.
  • Every Thursday-Coffee with Christ- presented by our Spiritual Life leaders, 7:30am.

  • Student Services
    • 24-25 Schedule Update
      Schedules for next year will be available for students to view on Spartanlink at the end of the day on May 10th. You will be able to view them from May 10-24th.
      Students can make requests for a schedule change from May 13-24th. Schedules will be available again to view on Spartanlink in early August.
      As a reminder, we do not make schedule changes for teacher preference.
      Also, we do not know the lunch schedule or class room assignments. These are announced in August just before school starts.
      Please keep in mind that a schedule change request may not be possible due to class size or availability. Counselors will do their best, but not all changes will be possible.
      Students can use Calendly to set up a meeting with their counselor to request a schedule change:

  • All seniors should stop by Student Services to fill out the “I Decided” board- we wanted to know ALL plans after graduation, so please come to see us!!
  • Requesting Final Transcripts: Update Scoir to indicate where you plan to enroll. This can all be done in the My Colleges section on Scoir. This will allow counselors to send final transcripts in June.
  • Complete the 2024 Senior Scholarship and Award Reporting Form. This is where we collect what scholarships you have been awarded! Here is the form:
  • Roger Bacon High School Underwater Hockey Summer Camp
    • In June 2024, the Roger Bacon High School Underwater Hockey Team will host its 16th annual Roger Bacon Underwater Hockey summer camp for incoming (or rising) 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students and incoming Roger Bacon freshmen. Current junior high students will have fun learning the fundamentals of the exciting and unique sport of underwater hockey.
    • The camp will be from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. beginning on Monday, June 10 and running through Friday, June 14, 2024.
    • The camp will be held at Xavier University in the O’Connor Sports Center pool. The cost is $125. The deadline to register for our camp is Friday, May 31.
    • Any family with an incoming 6th, 7th, or 8th grade student or an incoming Roger Bacon freshmen who loves to swim and who would like to try underwater hockey should contact Coach Paul “Doc” Wittekind at for information and details about this summer’s underwater hockey summer camp.

  • Reminder to JUNIORS: A second dose of the Meningitis (MCV4) vaccine required by the state of Ohio prior to entering 12th grade. Please make an appointment with your physician or local clinic to receive this vaccine. Updated immunization records should be sent to the nurse.

  • Students are not permitted to carry and dispense medications. Ibuprofen and Tylenol are kept in the nurse’s office for student use. Please see the nurse when you need to take either of them.
  • Students sent home ill or dismissed by the nurse shall remain at home for the remainder of the school day and are not permitted to participate in any extracurricular activities for that day unless approved by an administrator.

  • Students need to make phone calls home, from the Nurse's office, when not feeling well. Please refrain from texting during the day.
  • Mark your calendars for the PTO meetings this school year:

Community Outreach

Senior Service Experience

Class of 2024 need to understand the requirements and expectations for their senior service experience. It may seem overwhelming. Community Outreach has created video to help educate and inform you of importance aspects of the Senior Service Experience. Start by watching the YouTube video that walks you through many details, from ideas to registration: Then, consult the “Frequently Asked Questions” sheet to provide quick answers to typical questions. Everything you need is located in the 2023-2024 Senior Service Packet.

Community Service Opportunities. For a comprehensive guide to Roger Bacon’s Community Service program click here. You can email our department with any questions at:

Kroger Card

Please consider adding Roger Bacon Athletics to your Kroger Plus Card for their Community Rewards Program! This does not take long at all to sign up and does not take away any fuel points.

Here is how to sign up:

  1. visit
  2. sign in OR create your FREE online account
  3. Go to “My Account” then select “Community Rewards” on the left tab
  4. Search for “Roger Bacon Athletic Association” or enter our organization ID which is FL801

Click here to watch a video on how to do this!

Alumni/ae News

  • First Friday Mass. Mass is at 8:15 am in the Carol Dauwe Fine Arts Center. Pastries and coffee are served after Mass. We usually have 40-50 OLA and RB alums, friends and relatives on a regular basis. Contact a fellow alum and enjoy a morning of prayer and fellowship. Reservations are not necessary. The next First Friday Mass is Friday, June 7th.
  • Alumni Association Meetings. All alums are welcome to come and help support the students at RB.
  • Bron Bacevich Memorial Engraved Bricks. Support the Roger Bacon/OLA Alumni Association by purchasing a brick which can be designated for placement in the new stadium. For more information, contact Rick Sollmann at 641-1313 or

Cafeteria Information

  • WG Grinders partners with for the managing of our lunch service software and payments. offers you the ability to make deposits directly into your student’s account online or via their mobile app. Here you can track what your children have been eating for the past 30 days, transfer funds between students and have an email reminder sent to you when an account balance gets low. Deposits and payments can be made through ACH (checking/savings) or credit/debit card. We will still accept checks sent to the school (made out to WG Grinders), credit card payments at the register, and cash. Each child’s account will be updated in real time, so account balance information will be current daily.
  • Questions? Contact Mark Jones, IT Director, WG Grinders Catering and Cafeteria Operations, at or via phone at (937) 760-7346.

School Nurse

  • An important part of our safety plan is ensuring that students who are sick are not permitted to come to school. If you are sick, please stay home. Check the temperature of students before leaving home. Students with a temperature of 100.4 degrees of higher should stay at home.
  • Senior students must submit documentation of receiving their Meningitis vaccine. If you have not yet done so, please send an updated vaccine record to the nurse. If you have any questions, please contact our school nurse, Karin Herold, via email or leave a voice message 513-641-1300, ext 1140.

Important Upcoming Dates:

May 6-17, 2024: AP Testing
May 20-21, 2024: Senior Exams
May 22, 2024: Senior Make-up Exams / Senior Lock-In (evening)
May 23, 2024: Seniors Last Day / Senior Assembly
May 24, 2024: Underclass Last Day of Classes
May 27, 2024: No School - Memorial Day
May 28, 2024: Underclass Exams
May 29, 2024: Underclass Exams / Graduation Practice
May 30, 2024: Baccalaureate Evening Mass & Awards
May 31, 2024: Graduation