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Mount Rainier High School
22450 19th Avenue South Des Moines, WA 98198




Mount Rainier High School

Weekly Bulletin                           

Week of September 30, 2019


                              HOMECOMING SPIRIT WEEK    **GO RAMS**             

Monday, Sept 30                              Movie Star Day

                                                              C Football vs Hazen @ Hazen – 6:00pm                                      Dism 1:45

                                                              V Tennis vs Kentlake @ Kentlake – 3:30pm


Tuesday, Oct 1                                 Color Wars: Sr black; Jr red; Soph purple; Fresh white

                                                              Boys Golf vs Hazen @ Maplewood GC – 2:55pm                      Dism 1:15

                                                              Girls Golf vs Hazen @ Riverbend GC – 3:15pm

                                                              C Volleyball vs Auburn @ Auburn – 5:45pm

                                                              JV Volleyball vs Auburn @ Auburn – 5:45pm

                                                              V Volleyball vs Auburn @ Auburn – 7:15pm

                                                              JV Soccer vs Kentridge @ Kentridge – 5:30pm

                                                              V Soccer vs Kentridge @ Kentridge – 7:30pm

                                                              Swim & Dive vs Kentlake @ Home – 3:30pm

                                                              JV Tennis vs Hazen @ Home – 3:30pm

                                                              V Tennis vs Hazen @ Hazen – 3:30pm                                         Dism 1:45


Wednesday, Oct 2                           Runway/Red Carpet Day

                                                              C Volleyball vs Federal Way @ Federal Way – 5:45pm

                                                              JV Volleyball vs Federal Way @ Federal Way – 5:45pm

                                                              V Volleyball vs Federal Way @ Federal Way – 7:15pm


Thursday, Oct 3                               Denim Day

                                                              Boys Golf vs Tahoma @ Riverbend GC – 3:15pm

                                                              Girls Golf vs Tahoma @ Druids Glen GC – 3:15pm                  Dism 1:30

                                                              V Tennis vs Kentlake @ Home – 3:30pm


Friday, Oct 4                                     Ram Pride Day - Homecoming Assembly

                                                              V Football vs Auburn @ Highline Std – 7:00pm

                                                              JV Soccer vs Kentlake @ Valley Ridge – 3:30pm

                                                              V Soccer vs Kentlake @ MRHS – 3:30pm


Saturday, Oct 5                                Homecoming Dance @ MRHS 8 – 11pm

                                                              Cross Country Curtis Invitational @ Chambers Creek – 9:00am


Financial Aid Night: 10/8   Non School Day: 10/11   PSAT: 10/16 (9, 10 & 11)  Senior Meeting: 10/16 Picture Retake Day: 10/18



Our Mission: 
Mount Rainier High School promotes the growth of every student and seeks to create principled, knowledgeable, and inquisitive graduates empowered to lead productive and caring lives in a global society.


ParentVUE & StudentVUE is Almost Here!  App and Online Portal Launches October 7. 

The new online tool and mobile apps allow families and students to check grades, monitor attendance and message teachers. The tools are part of our new Synergy student information system. Teachers will use the Synergy messaging tool as the primary vehicle for contacting families and students electronically.


PSAT is coming to Mount Rainier:  the test will be on Wednesday, October 16th from 8:00 – 11:45 at MRHS.  All 9th, 10th, and 11th grade students will take the test.  Plan to be here for this important opportunity.


Pictures are Here!  Please pick up your phots from Lifetouch in the attendance office before or after school or during lunch.


Photo ID/ASB Cards may be picked up in attendance.  If you paid for ASB please be sure your card has a pink circle that says “ASB”.  If not see Bookkeeper to get the sticker.  You will be charged full price for games if you do not have the sticker and we do not want that happen.

Picture Retake Day:  Friday, October 18.  This is only for students who paid for pictures and are returning their picture package or have not had their picture taken this year or had their picture taken but did not receive and ID card.


Check & Pay Fines or Fees On-line:  You may purchase Yearbook, ASB and pay Participation Fees online (transaction fee applies) as well as fines & fees.



French Club:  Love good food & good fun?  Interested in French?  Come to French Club Thursday after school in room 2503.  All are welcome!


Drama Club:  Are you interested in acting, singing, dance or other aspects of theatre?  Come to our Drama Club meetings on Tuesdays from 3 – 4 in the theatre.  See you there.


Homecoming:  Football 10/4; Dance 10/5.  Homecoming Dance is Oct 5th from 8 – 11pm @ MRHS.  Tickets are Pre-sale only and sold at Bookkeeping before/after school & during lunches for ALL students.  Tickets may not be purchased if student has fines.

Ticket Prices:  All tickets $25 from 9/30 – 10/4 (ticket sales end @ 1pm Friday, 10/4).

Non-MRHS students may be a guest if a completed Guest Pass is turned in & approved by 10/2.  Guest tickets may not be purchased until Guest Pass is approved by Mr. Rawie.  Guest Passes in attendance; return to bookkeeping.


Athletic Ticket Prices: Cash only ($20 or smaller bills) Adult $6; Visiting Student with ASB & Military w/ID $4; Elementary children $2; Seniors 62+ $2; Home Student with ASB Free; Adult Punch Card (10 entries) $48; Child/Senior Punch Card $16.  (Punch cards are for Home Games only)  No refunds, photo of ASB not accepted, Students without ASB pay Adult price, Admission required for sub-varsity events preceding a varsity contest, No Re-entry.


Club Registration Open:  All students may now register for Clubs in FamilyID @  All Club Members must register.  Keep track of what is happening in clubs and activities!




Juniors!!  Want to go to college?  Join College Success Foundation’s Achievers Scholars Program.  CSF is a college prep program for Juniors & Seniors.  It provides college planning, scholarship search support, campus visits, assistance with high school to college transition and more!  To apply or for more info please see Ms. Miechia Taylor in the College & Career Center.




Senior Meeting & Group Photo:  Mark your Calendar!  Wednesday, October 16th at 8:30am is SENIOR MEETING in the main gym which includes Graduation information and the Senior Group Photo!  Jostens will be here to tell you about Graduation Items, including cap/gown/tassel, announcements, and other items available to purchase.  Jostens will be back on October 23rd during lunches and in the evening to take your order and answer questions.

Yearbook will be here to take the SENIOR CLASS GROUP PHOTO!

Senior Class Meeting                                     Graduation Cap & Gown Order Day

Oct. 16th 8:30 AM in the Gym                           Oct. 23 during Lunches in Cafeteria

                                                                        Family Order Night 5:30-7:00 PM