The Richmond School District would like your input as we develop our distance learning and technology 1-to-1 plans. Your input will help guide us as we make future decisions. Please click the link to complete the survey in this week's Spartan Update. https://5il.co/gr0x
Attention RHS Students, We did not get to hold STUCO elections for next year. Click the link below to take a look at how our Student Leadership program will look next year. We are changing things up a bit. Virtual elections are coming up soon! https://5il.co/gq89
RHS Graduates, Click on the link below for the latest graduation information. We will be starting private graduation ceremonies in addition to our traditional ceremony scheduled tentatively for 6/27. We will begin scheduling private appointments tomorrow. https://5il.co/gco0
New information is out regarding student personal item retrieval and closing this school year. Click on the link below to view the current Spartan Update. https://5il.co/g2hm
If you have an incoming Kindergarten student (age 5 by August 1) and haven't already completed the questionnaire, please click on the link to help us plan for next year's class. https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfXlOfZ7K2PWCPheRbn_8OFDYObwomXfPYLl5IC1DT8F6Z9Aw/viewform
FFA Greenhouse is now accepting online orders for the Spring Sale. Order online and schedule a drive-thru pick-up time. Click the link below for more information. https://www.richmondspartans.org/article/236342?org=richmond-r-xvi
New learning packets for grades pre K - 8th grade can be picked up at the lunch stops on starting on Monday, April 20th.
We are preparing for next year’s Kindergarten class. Parents can assist us by filling out this questionnaire https://forms.gle/zAZdj7vuVT8EMbp18. Go Spartans Class of 2033!
R-XVI Announces that Dr. Ginger Jones has been hired as Assistant Superintendent of Schools. Click the link for the full article. https://5il.co/f7k4
There are a few time changes beginning tomorrow at our meal drop off locations. Click the link for more information. https://www.richmondspartans.org/article/219006?org=richmond-r-xvi
The Richmond R-XVI School District Board of Education announces the selection of Greg Darling as the next Superintendent of Schools. Click the link for the full article. https://5il.co/exua
Please click on the link regarding the Districts latest Covid-19 Coronavirus information https://5il.co/ext1
Parents and Students, Please click on the link to read the Richmond R-XVI School District's latest COVID-19 statement. https://5il.co/esir
Grab & go meals and home learning packets can be picked up at the meal locations today. Click the link for detailed information. https://5il.co/e7j1
RHS Seniors & Parents, There will be a "Senior Drive Through" this Thursday, April 2 from 12:00-2:00pm in front of RHS so that seniors can turn in their scholarship applications and pick up their caps & gowns from Jostens. Click the link for more info. https://5il.co/e9vq
The Richmond R-XVI School District will be out of session through Friday, April 24, 2020 in response to the Ray County “Stay at Home” Court Order. Click the link below for more information. https://5il.co/e7j1
Grab and go lunch will be served this week at RHS from 11:30 am – 12:30 pm. We are working on options for academic enrichment resources & options for meal delivery sites. More information should be available tomorrow afternoon. Click link for more info: https://5il.co/e4sr
The R-XVI Board of Education approved the establishment of the Spartan All-Sports Club at their regular March meeting. The new club takes over for the original Richmond All-Sports Club that began in 1970. Click the link for the full story. https://5il.co/dz3p
March 19, 2020 As a result of increasing concern of COVID-19 (Coronavirus), the Richmond R-XVI School District is extending school cancellation through 4/3/20 with a possible return date 4/6/20. Click the link below for more information. https://5il.co/dywz
Join Our Team! The Richmond R-XVI School District is hiring a School Counselor. Visit www.richmondspartans.org for more information.
As a result of continued concerns about COVID-19, the Richmond R-XVI School District will be closed March 16 - March 24. All activities, including practices are cancelled during this time. Staff will report to work on 3/17/20. Click the link for more info. https://5il.co/dqpr
Tonight's sectional basketball game will be broadcasted live through the following link: https://www.centralmoinfo.com/sports-streaming-links/ Click on Glory 97.3 after you go to the link. #SpartanNation
There will be a sophomore class parent booster meeting on Monday, March 9th at 6:30 pm at RHS. Please mark your calendar.
Spartans down 22-31 at halftime. Let’s Go Big Red! #DistrictTournament
After 1 quarter the Spartans trail 8-16. Let’s Go Big Red! #DistrictTournament
Spartans up 37-31 after 3! #DistrictTournament
The Richmond R-XVI School District will be closed on Thursday, February 13, 2020.
Richmond R-XVI School District will be dismissing early today (February 12, 2020) due to weather. We will follow the Early Dismissal schedule below: Dear Elementary 1:01 p.m. Sunrise Elementary 1:19 p.m. Middle School 12:57 p.m. High School 1:03 p.m.
C boys basketball will not practice tomorrow morning. Practice will be after school 3:30-4:30.
Reminder - The Richmond R-XVI School District will be in session this Friday, February 14, 2020. This is a snow make-up day.
Led by Dionte Marquez's 27 points, the Richmond Spartans defeated Southwest in the semifinal game of the Richmond Winter Classic. The Spartans will play for gold on Saturday against Kauffman at 5:30 pm.
Reminder for C boys basketball players, there is practice tomorrow morning at 6:00 am.
The Richmond Spartans Boys Varsity Basketball Team defeat the Knob Noster Panthers 65-47 in MRVC action tonight.
Decisions on athletic and activity events for Tuesday, January 21, 2020 will be made by 12:00 pm on Tuesday.
RMS boys’ basketball practice today is cancelled.
Due to the looming threat of unfavorable weather conditions, Richmond R-XVI Schools will not be in session on Friday, January 17th. Please be reminded that Richmond Schools will not be in session on Monday, January 20th in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
Congrats to the C Boys Basketball team for beating St. Pius X tonight 56-37! #SpartanPride
Congrats to the Varsity Scholar Bowl team for going 3-0 tonight against Knob Noster, Higginsville and Carrollton! #SpartanPride
All basketball games tonight in the Lawson Tournament are still on as scheduled.
Tonight's RMS basketball games are still on against Knob Noster. The boys will travel to Knob Noster and the bus leaves at 2:45 today. The girls will play at RMS starting at 5 pm tonight.
The Speech & Debate tournament Saturday at Lexington is cancelled.
The girls’ wrestling tournament at Kearney on Saturday has been cancelled.
The boys’ wrestling tournament at Marshall on Saturday has been cancelled.
SPARTAN ALERT Dear & Sunrise Elementary grade cards will be mailed home on Tuesday, January 14, 2020.
Congrats to the Richmond Spartan Wrestling Team for placing 7th out of 42 teams in the Battle of the Katy Trail in Sedalia this weekend. Teat 3rd Claypole 3rd Hutchings 4th Ivison 4th Plymell 7th Renfro 9th Rice 12th Penniston 17th Williams 22nd Burch 24th Logsdon 28th
The Richmond Middle School Choir held their Winter Concert on Tuesday, December 17th. A big thank you for those who attended and to the Farris Theatre for allowing us to use your beautiful theater for our concerts.
RMS girls & boys' C basketball teams will play on Mon. Dec. 2 @ Higginsville. The bus will be leaving @ 4:00 pm on Monday.
R-XVI Board of Education announces the hiring of Dr. Jim Finley as Acting Superintendent of Schools. Dr. Finley will begin his duties as Acting Superintendent on December 2, 2019.