RIBLI Newsletter
February 28, 2019
In This Issue
Dates to Note 
  • Mon., Mar. 04    No School, SDHC Strawberry Festival Day
  • Mon., Mar. 11    ACCA/Club Day
  • Fri., Mar. 19      End of 3rd 9 weeks
  • Mar. 18-22        No School, Spring Break
  • Mon., Mar. 25    No School, Non-Student Day
  • Tue., Apr. 02     Junior College Night
Please check the  RHS Calendar for updates, A/B schedule and  other dates to note.
PTSA Sponsors
Share the Glam
Our RHS PTSA is collecting gently used prom  dresses and men's suits to be shared with registered RHS students.  Donation drop off is next Tuesday through Thursday, March 5, 6 & 7 between 8-8:30 a.m. inside the gate near the main office.   

Volunteers to are needed to help with collection and student shopping days.  Please click here to sign up.  Contact Deb Sledge with questions debsledge@gmail.com.  
You Can Have An Impact at RHS!

Did you know that the
Robinson High School Foundation
is the main fundraising organization for our school,
providing support that benefits
both Traditional  and  IB students?
RHSF supports impactful programs that assist all students, such as  The Cube,  our unique College and Career Center, funding for  Naviance Student , the innovative student tool for post-high school college and career planning, and to provide funding for school enhancements, such as  filtered chilled water stations .  This year, the RHSF will be purchasing  new & upgraded technology for as many classrooms as budget allows. 

The RHSF needs your help to be able to continue
this support of our school.

Please consider becoming a Foundation Partner today!

Sign-up today to become a partner of Robinson High School Foundation at  www.rhsknightsfoundation.org  to help our school community.

RHSF Partner's Party

You will not want to miss this year's Partners Party! The RHS Foundation (RHSF) is hosting a partner's party to thank our community and family partners on Thursday, March 14. All current partners (family or business donors at the $150 level or higher) will receive an invitation with event details soon. 

It is not too late to attend and support our school in the process!   

Sign-up today to become a partner of the Robinson High School Foundation at www.rhsknightsfoundation.org  to help our school community and be included in  this special event.

The mission of the Robinson High School Foundation (RHSF) is to provide financial and volunteer support for the Robinson High School community and campus. For more information on projects and support RHSF has provided to date, please click here
Tutoring and Review Assistance

Robinson students looking for additional academic help have a number of options!

ZAP Free Lunchtime Tutoring
In addition to the many after school tutoring options, Robinson is now holding FREE lunchtime tutoring sessions for students during all 3 lunches.  Students  should ask their teacher for a ZAP Pass (Zeros Aren't Permissible), where they can go to the cafeteria, get their lunch fast, and then zoom over to their tutor's room where they can have individual or small group attention in needed areas.  Click here to download the  ZAP Lunch Time Tutoring Schedule .

ELP Free After School Tutoring 
FREE after school Extended Learning (ELP) tutoring is still available in a most subjects. Click this link f or a list of ELP tutoring subjects, teachers, dates and times:  ELP After School Tutoring Schedule .

Peer Konnect
Peer Konnect is a software program that allows students to tutor and learn from their peers. RHS students are paired up with other students to get extra help on their coursework, or even earn community service by becoming a tutor themselves! Click here to sign up:  Peer Konnect.

Saturday School 
With IB Exams and EOCs right around the corner, many IB Teachers will be available for reviews during one of our many Saturday School d ates, which began February 16.   
Next Saturday School 3/2
As students head into the home stretch, preparing for AP and IB Exams, End of Course Assessments, and the FSA, many of our teachers will be available on the following Saturdays from 9am-12pm.  Below is a list of subjects offered for this Saturday, Mar. 02 (room assignments will be posted when students arrive)! Please keep in mind that this schedule is subject to change.  Additional Saturday Schools on 3/30, 4/6, 4/27, 5/4, and 5/11.  More details to come!  

Algebra 1 & Geometry
Algebra 2 & AP Statistics
AP European History
Oben, A.
AP Human Geography
IB French
IB Psychology
IB Spanish
Precalculus & AP Calculus
Reading/SAT Bootcamp/Credit Recovery/FLVS
Perez, A.
Parent Academy

The HCPS district is now introducing Parent Academy.  Free workshops/webinars for parents that focus on student achievement, parent advocacy and personal growth.  All families can tune in from wherever they are via their computer, smartphone, or tablet.

The mission of the HCPS Parent Academy is to provide parents, families and the community with the necessary tools and skills to support students academically, socially, and emotionally, while building a cornerstone to a healthier and safe community.

Simply click the link below to access:

Get Your PDQ Gift Cards
Before They're Gone

Please help our IB Seniors raise money for this year's IB Class of 2019 Senior Banquet.  The Banquet Committee is selling $10 PDQ Gift Cards for only $7 each.  It's a great deal for dinner on the run or after school snacks. PDQ has a range of convenient platters that would be an easy and delicious addition to any party! Save money by ordering PDQ gift cards to use toward your party platters.  Click here to browse PDQ's menu.

Please contact rhsibseniorbanquet@gmail.com to place your gift card order.  Ordering is easy and your PDQ gift cards will be delivered quickly. 
Orchestra Kudos
Congratulations to Ms. Sarah Taylor and all of our amazing IB Orchestra students! Robinson is pleased to report that both Concert Orchestra and Chamber Orchestra earned Overall Superiors this past Saturday at MPA's. We're extremely proud of you!!!

New CAS Service Hour Opportunity
Volunteers are needed to assist with A Moving Day Tampa Bay, a walk for Parkinson's on Saturday, April 6th. This has been approved by Mrs. George.  Please see the attached flyer for more information.

RIBLI Support for Students
RIBLI provides financial support for students in need of assistance to purchase school books or supplies, to pay fees, or obtain necessary equipment to participate in sports and other extracurricular activities, or to complete summer assignments. 
  To submit a confidential request for financial support from RIBLI, email robinsonhighib@gmail.com .

AP of Magnet/IB Curriculum:

For other RHS IB Faculty 
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