The student news site of Roncalli High School
  • Homecoming Week 2016

    Homecoming Week 2016

    September 23, 2016

    Homecoming Week for RHS is this week.  Instead of hosting the Homecoming Dance in the Bubble Parking Lot as in years past, Roncalli will be moving the dance into the gym to include new features, such as a Mrs. Curl truck on the Circle. There are lots of additional new features that head the students'... READ MORE »»

    Photo by Joe Schroeder

  • Students satisfy dairy desire

    Students satisfy dairy desire

    by Nick Perkins, Staff Writer

    September 19, 2016

    Every year when Indiana’s State Fair rolls in, students from various Rebel athletic teams travel there to earn money for their team by working at a classic state fair stop, the Dairy Bar. “Working there was fun and being able to help the team while doing so made it a great experience,” said Se... READ MORE »»

    MAKING "MOO"-NEY: Senior Quentin LaFollette works at the dairy bar. The money made goes towards Rebel athletics.

  • “Sweet” season

    “Sweet” season

    by Isabel Laut

    September 12, 2016

    Every year the Rebel marching band comes up with a theme for the new season, and they then choose a set list of songs to play that match the chosen theme. This season, the band has chosen to make all of their songs themed around the word "sweet". The marching band has a sweet line up this year with... READ MORE »»

    MARCH TO THE BEAT: The Rebel Marching Band performing at the Roncalli v.s. Bishop Chatard game. The band performs weekly at halftimes of football games.

    Photo by Isabel Laut

  • Working toward the goal

    Working toward the goal

    by Grace Silver, Staff Writer

    September 8, 2016

    The girls' varsity soccer had a record winning season last year. The team won 17 games and lost just four last season. Seven seniors graduated from that team, and the challenge was to fill those gaps. This year, seven seniors, six juniors, two sophomores, and three freshman show what they’ve got in... READ MORE »»

    Josie Asher warms up for a game at Roncalli High School against Plainfield High School on August 30. This game was later cancelled due to serious weather conditions.

    Photo by Joe Schroeder

  • Roncalli hears moving speech

    Roncalli hears moving speech

    by Dave Schrader, Staff Writer

    September 1, 2016

    The Family Room was silent on Wednesday morning as Holocaust survivor Eva Kor spoke to the students and staff about her experience in the Auschwitz concentration camp, where she and her twin sister, Miriam, were thoroughly studied with approximately 1500 other sets of twins. Kor described the confu... READ MORE »»

    INSPIRING FORGIVENESS: Eva Kor shares her story of survival through the Holocaust. Kor reminded both students and staff to be grateful for what they have.

    Photo by Joe Schroeder

news

Expansion to Course Catalog

by Lizzy Hosty, Staff Writer

Students scheduling their classes for this year might have been thrown off by the addition of some new classes and course levels. In an effort to diversify the course catalog...  Read More »

September 19, 2016 • 0 comments

Challenge accepted

August 29, 2016

United States dominates games

August 26, 2016

Popular websites blocked as year begins

August 24, 2016

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features

Frosh r friends

by Dave Schrader, Staff Writer

As the new school year begins, a new batch of freshmen arrives at Roncalli.  Although school has been in session for only a few weeks, the Class of 2020 has already made...  Read More »

August 24, 2016 • 0 comments

Pokemon Go on the decline

August 23, 2016

Blessed with a new priest

August 23, 2016

Summer sightseeing

August 22, 2016

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sports

Football season kicks off

by Josh Ford, Staff Writer

As fall sports continue, the Rebel football team has had an excellent debut to its season. For the first time since 2012, the Rebels have defeated Southport High School in a thri...  Read More »

September 6, 2016 • 0 comments

Rainy start to a new season

August 22, 2016

Change in conference

August 17, 2016

Driving to success

May 12, 2016

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opinion

The dangers of procrastination

by Gavin Young, Staff Writer

As the first quarter of the school year hits the halfway mark, students should still be working to their full ability. Students may tend to lay back a little once they see...  Read More »

September 21, 2016 • 0 comments

Balancing athletics and academics

September 20, 2016

Beginning of the year tips

August 25, 2016

(In)Sufficient travel

August 24, 2015

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