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RMS Times
AM students allowed in building 7:30 a.m.
AM classes start 7:55 a.m.
PM student dismissal 2:35 p.m.
After school activity buses 3:25 p.m.
1/2 day dismissal 11:15 a.m.
SIP dismissal 1:30 p.m.

Rag Ball League
What:  Rag Ball League for students (3rd - 8th grade) interested in working on their baseball skills while playing a fun, fast-paced game.
When:  Sundays (January 11th, 18th, 25th & February 1st) from 1:00-4:00
Where:  Riverton High School
Cost:  $5 per player ($25 per team)

Riverton Baseball Program is hosting a Rag Ball League for 3rd - 8th graders interested in playing baseball.  Rag Ball is a fun, fast paced game.  Each team will have 5 players.  Teams will be split into 2 levels (3rd - 5th & 6th - 8th) and will play two 15 minute games each weekend.  Both boys & girls can sign up.

Contact:  Head Coach Gum, bgum@rivertonschools.org

Rag Ball League Sign up.pdf



 Today’s lunch: Chicken Nuggets or Sloppy Joe

Tomorrow’s lunch:  Beefy Nachos or Cheese Ravioli w/ red sauce

There will be no salads served on Wednesday, Thursday or Friday

The only lunch option on Friday will be pizza


Texas Road House gift cards can be picked up from the middle school Thursday evening from 5:00-6:00.


The band and choir Scentsy fundraiser items can be picked up on Thursday from 4:30-6:00 at the middle school.


Good luck to our boy’s basketball team, they travel to Mt. Pulaski this evening.  Your bus leaves at 5:00.


There will not be 6th grade band the rest of the week


Holding volleyball tryouts for 5th grade girls for a Gym league

Games will be held at the The Gym in Springfield, IL

Try outs will be Saturday, December 20th from 2-4 at the Riverton Middle School

Contact info

Coach Jen Prichard




A pair of glasses was found in the gym yesterday morning.  Please stop by the office to claim.


Today will be the final day to purchase a candy cane-o-gram.  Deliveries will be on Thursday the 18th.


There will be no 3:25 after school activity buses on Wednesday this week.


Fliers for the 2014 Family Fun Night are available in the office.  Join us for a night of fun on Friday, December 19th from 4:30-8:30. Activities include arts and crafts and the movie FROZEN.  Fliers are available in the office.


Rag Ball League:  The Riverton baseball program is hosting a Rag Ball League for 3rd – 8th graders (boys and girls) interested in playing baseball.  Rag Ball is a fun, fast paced game.  Each team will have 5 players.  Teams will be split into 2 levels (3rd – 5th & 6th – 8th) and will play two 15 minute games each weekend.  Fliers are available in the office.  Contact Coach Gum with questions, bgum@rivertonschools.org


Support RHS and the American Heart Association at our annual Red Out Game on Friday, January 9th!  T-shirts are on sale right now for $10 each!  Order forms are available from homeroom teachers and in the office.  All money and order forms must be submitted by THURSDAY, DECEMBER 18th!


Illinois State Fair Mega Pass information is in the office.





TADAA will be hosting family fun night once again!

There will be arts and crafts to decorate and take home,

pizza (must preorder) and finish the evening

watching Frozen on the big screen!

Where: Riverton High School Fine Arts Lobby

When: Friday December 19, 2014

Crafts and pizza: 4:30-7:00 p.m.

Movie: 7:00- 8:30 p.m.

Large Pizza Hut $11.00

Large Cheese, Pepperoni, or Sausage pizzas are available for $11.00

Please pre-order and pay by Wednesday December  17th.

You may mail or bring the money to RHS:

Attn:  Lisa Campbell- RHS 841 N 3rd St Riverton IL 62561.

Any questions email lcampbell@rivertonschools.org


"Be Responsible, Be Respectful, Be Safe"










Yearbook meeting


Bball HOME vs. Chatham


Chess Practice


5-8 Band Concert 6:00


5-8 Choir Concert 7:00


PTO Meeting, 6:00 Library


Bball @ Mt. Pulaski, bus 5:00


No 3:25 activity buses


TRH gift card pick up 5-6p.m.


Scentsy pick up 4:30-6:00



7th & 8th grade Skateland Reward trip


1:30 dismissal


Family Fun Night @ RHS




                Winter Break 12/22/14 – 1/2/15


Did you know Riverton Middle School collects the following:
box tops         coke rewards   labels for eduducation

Collection containers are in the office.


Asbestos Management Plan
Posted on 07/20/2011
All schools in the State of Illinois, both public and private, are required to be inspected for asbestos-containing materials and must have a written plan with a timetable to address any hazards which may exist  READ MORE...
RMS Collecting Box Tops
Dear Parents/Guardians, Riverton Middle School is now collecting Box Tops!! We all shop for groceries, sometimes two or three times a week –- or more. Now turn  READ MORE...
My Coke Rewards Program
Don't forget that RMS is participating in My Coke Rewards. Check out mycokerewards.com/schools for more information and start turning My Coke Rewards points into rewards for our school.  READ MORE...
  December 2014  
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Upcoming Events
   1:30 Dismissal @ RMS
   Dec 19 2014
   Winter Break
   Dec 22 2014
   No 3:25 activity busses @ RMS
   Jan 14 2015
   Last Day of 2nd Qtr, 1:30 Dismissal @ RMS
   Jan 16 2015