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Just Singin’ In the Rain! What a Glorious Day!

Just Singin’ In the Rain! What a Glorious Day!

August 22, 2019

  Rebels are warming up their vocal cords and polishing their tap shoes in preparation for the upcoming musical, “Singin’ in the Rain”. Premiering in the RHS Auditorium from November 14th to November 16th, this performance is about a group of actors in the 1950’s, when sound was becoming a normal part of movies. As silent movies move out of theaters, singing is now an option to mov...

Students de-stress out West

Students de-stress out West

August 22, 2019

Huffing and puffing, senior Harrison Sisk climbed down the Bright Angel Trail contemplating every moment of the last 17 years of his life. Out of all of these moments, the biggest one on his mind was the fact that another camper had accidently took his food supply for the week. Everything he planned on eating was now a six hour drive away. He was hot, tired, and most definitely hungry - but he still...

Let the studying begin

Let the studying begin

December 18, 2018

With winter break and Christmas approaching, students are counting down the days until school lets out. However, students have one of their most important weeks to come―finals.   Finals can cause a lot of stress and anxiety on students, which can lead to a long week. “It's important to remember that finals are still a marathon, not a sprint,” English teacher Mr. Phil Milroy said when t...

Picasso in the making

Picasso in the making

October 22, 2018

The business office not long ago contacted senior Jaidly Ansico for a painting that will be displayed in the business office. Ansico has been passionate about artistic and creative painting for a long time, but this is the first time that he has taken on an art project this big. “I got an email from the business office and asked me to paint a canvas for them,” Ansico said. The painting, “T...

Designing new paths

Designing new paths

October 8, 2018

Communications teacher Mr. Joey Kirk is another new addition to the Roncalli family this year. Teaching web design to students, Kirk helps them use HTML and CSS to produce web pages that are both visually and systematically pleasing. Outside of the classroom, Kirk owns his own business, Made by Munsters. Made by Munsters is a web design company located in Fountain Square. “We work with client...

Hola, clase

Hola, clase

October 8, 2018

New foreign language instructor Ms. Jennifer Riedford teaches Spanish 1 and Spanish 2 to students at Roncalli. She recently graduated from the University of Evansville with a major in Spanish Education and a minor in Mathematics. Riedford has moved to Indianapolis from Evansville, and now enjoys to share her love of Spanish with her students. She enjoys playing the piano, hiking, being outside rea...

Roncalli alum returns as teacher

Roncalli alum returns as teacher

August 24, 2018

History teacher Madelynn Mulinaro, an alumnus of the 2015 graduating class, has returned and teaches both World History and U. S. History. After Roncalli, Mulinaro attended Marian University in Indianapolis. In fact, she is still enrolled at Marian University as a senior. Despite her college commitments, Mulinaro retains the title of a full-time teacher. She has come back to Roncalli after three y...

Greyhound becomes Rebel

Greyhound becomes Rebel

August 24, 2018

Religious studies teacher Mr. Thomas Sheridan is one of the new additions to the Roncalli Family. Freshly graduated from Marian University in Indianapolis, Sheridan was a part of the San Damiano Scholarship program that allowed him to give others an opportunity to explore their faith through various service projects. He also graduated from Carmel High School. Sheridan teaches Jesus and Scripture in ad...

Fighting Mother Nature

Fighting Mother Nature

August 23, 2018

This past summer brought an unexpected change for Summer Field Studies attendees: this was the first year that students had been in three different national parks, including Yellowstone National Park, Grand Teton National Park, and Rocky Mountain National Park. The program also had a strange year because of hurricane remnants causing rain into Wyoming. Leaders Dr. Joe Hollowell and Camp Counselo...

Art show displays student talent

Art show displays student talent

May 22, 2018

The visual arts’ department annual art show Friday, May 4 marked the culmination of the year for AP Studio Art students. Since 2010, the art show has given Roncalli’s resident artists the opportunity to showcase an entire academic year’s worth of grueling work. “We start saving work at the beginning of the school year,” visual arts department chairperson and AP Studio Art teacher Mr. Mark ...

Smash Spectacular

Smash Spectacular

May 22, 2018

On Monday, May the 14th, following the final bell, around 30 students amassed in the auditorium and the green room of the Fine Arts wing to compete for both bragging rights and a large plastic trophy. Their sport: Super Smash Bros. Smash is a fast-paced 2D fighting game developed by Hal Laboratory and Nintendo. The roster of playable characters includes iconic Nintendo mascots such as Mario, Pikachu,...

Undefeated underdogs

Undefeated underdogs

May 22, 2018

The girls lacrosse team traveled to Lafayette on Saturday, May 12 to compete in a round robin against Elkhart and Lafayette Harrison. With this being the girls’ first year on the field, they faced off against experienced teams, and nerves ran rampant amongst the players. Going into the tournament, the Rebel lacrosse girls had lost six games and tied 2-2 with Carmel. In a stellar performance ...

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