AROUND THE BEND

May Issue 2018

May Issue 2018

May 5, 2018

German Exchange

Hayleigh Pickett, News Editor

May 2, 2018

Filed under Around the Bend

From March 14 - March 30, 2018, Riverbend hosted German exchange students for a two week period. The 17 German students we hosted are from Straubing, Bavaria, Germany and their ages range from 15-16, as they are all current sophomores....

National School Walkout

Chloe Becker, Entertainment Editor

May 2, 2018

Filed under Around the Bend

In response to the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Parkland, Florida, a national school walkout was held on March 14th in thousands of schools around the country. The walkout lasted 17 minutes, with each minute...

DECA

DECA

April 16, 2018

Riverbend Bathroom Reform

Hayleigh Pickett, News Editor

April 11, 2018

Filed under Around the Bend

Within the past semester, administration has changed the hallway passes for all students. Previously, every classroom had one pass for all students and now all of the teachers have yellow, paper passes to give to individual students...

Pennies for Patients

Laila Maxwell, Staff Writer

April 11, 2018

Filed under Around the Bend

For the past couple of years, Riverbend High School has been collecting pennies and other coins from students and staff to raise money for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Mrs. Broklawski, a Chemistry teacher, who was diagnosed...

Let’s Go To Paris!

Let’s Go To Paris!

March 7, 2018

New Schedules?

Laila Maxwell, Staff Writer

March 7, 2018

Filed under Around the Bend

In recent years, students signed up for classes in late May and get their schedules at the start of the new school year. This year, things have changed. Students signed up for classes and received their schedules in February....

Girls can do it too!

Chloe Becker, Entertainment Editor

March 7, 2018

Filed under Around the Bend

Wrestling is undoubtedly a male dominated sport. However, freshman wrestler Ava Monroe Rettig-Hall is helping to change the stigma that only boys can compete successfully in such a physically demanding sport. She has wrestled...

Therapy Dogs

Therapy Dogs

March 6, 2018

Cutting your morning commute?

Mary Rueger, Hayleigh Pickett, and Megan Becker

February 27, 2018

Filed under Around the Bend, News

Over the summer, Riverbend created a new entrance for parents between Harrison Crossing and the Route 3/Spotswood Furnace light. This entrance allows parents coming from the east to drop their kids off smoothly, and not get stuck...