All students who use a computer in the library, please remember to logout of your accounts or any tab, before you leave.
ATTENTION SENIORS: There is a scholarship opportunity for students who are interested in applying to Iona College. All graduates of an Edmund Rice Christian Brother high school who are admitted to Iona College as first-time full-time freshman, will be eligible to receive the Christian Brothers Legacy Scholarship, which will provide a minimum of a 50% tuition scholarship to Iona College, renewable each year contingent upon continuous full-time undergraduate enrollment at the College. Students will also have their application fee waived when applying through the Common App. Their Early Action deadline is December 15th and their Regular Decision deadline is February 15th. Please stop by the Counseling Office for additional information.
Attention students: If you are interested in building and programming Robots then Robotics Club is for you! Our first meetings are this week! Juniors and seniors will meet Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 2:10-3:30 P.M. New and returning sophomores as well as any new freshman should attend an informational meeting on Tuesday or Wednesday from 2:15-2:45 P.M in room 211. Please only attend one of these meetings. If you are a new or returning member but cannot attend the informational meeting, or have other questions, please contact Mr. Van Dyke
Attention Students? Are you ready for some football? The Brother Rice Student Council is hosting its inaugural Flag Football 7v7 Turkey Bowl on Tuesday November 17th. Get a team together of at least 7 people and submit your roster by Friday, November 13th. Any Questions please see Coach Prunckle or a member of Student Council.
Attention members of the National Honor Society: Remember that your Google Form responses regarding Open House 2 are due by TOMORROW, November 3rd, 2020. Please see Mr. Bergstedt in room 115 if you have any questions.
Attention students: There will be a Diversity Club meeting for the Maroon group TOMORROW after 8th period in room 218. Any questions can be directed to Mr. McAuliffe or Mr. Parker. See you there!!
The Brother Rice Paintball club will have a meeting today, Monday, November 2nd, and tomorrow, Tuesday, November 3rd after school in room 102. The meeting will last roughly 20 to 30 minutes. We will be discussing our next outing and other various topics. You only have to attend one of the meetings. New members are always welcome. See Mr. Maple if you have any questions.
Art Club will meet on TOMORROW, November 3rd, and on Wednesday, November 4th, immediately after 8th period in room 207. Hope to see you there!
Have you ever wanted to compete on a team playing games like Rocket League, Fortnite, SMITE, League of Legends, and Overwatch?? Now’s your chance! Brother Rice is forming an ESports program. If you are interested in joining, please see one of the flyers around school with registration information. You must register using your Brother Rice email address. Any questions please see Mr. Strehlau in room 210.
Brother Jay Toole served the Brother Rice Community from 1975-2017. Brother served many capacities including teacher, coach, moderator and friend to all. The Alumni Dads’ Club is offering a $500 tuition grant to students in any year of study who have placed an emphasis on volunteering at the school or at their home parish. Brother Jay Toole Tuition Award applications are available in the main office and the deadline for submissions is November 23rd. Winners will be notified by the award committee in December.
On Saturday, the cross country team competed in the IHSA sectional championship at historic Detweiller (Det-Why-Ler) Park in Peoria. The Crusaders placed 8th overall. The team was led by medalists Eddie Burke (7th) & Mikey Corcoran (10th). This was the first time since 2002 that the program has had two runners finish in the top 10. Also scoring was Sean Deane, Connor Melean, & Charley Duggan. This weekend concluded the IHSA season. Both Burke & Corcoran would have qualified for the state meet. However, both athletes received an invitation to race at the Shazam state championship this Saturday in Chillicothe (Chill-ih-coth-ee).
Anyone interested in joining the swim team we will start preseason training on Wed Nov 4th. Please bring shorts, T-shirt, and gym shoes for dry land. Also bring swim suit, goggles and towel. Meet in pool corridor at 3:15p Nov 4th.